UQ supervisor : Professor Tapan Saha
IITD Supervisor : Professor Nilanjan Senroy
After completing his secondary schooling in 2012, Akshay joined the National Institute of Technology, Rourkel and graduated with his Bachelors and Masters degree in Electrical Engineering, specializing in Power Electronics and Drives.
After graduation, he joined Maruti Suzuki R&D, where he worked in Automotive Controller Software and EV Charging Systems.
After two years of industrial experience, he decided to move into full time research. He joined the UQIDAR programme in 2019 and is currently working towards his PhD. His interests lie towards providing smart energy solutions for sustainable development.