Selected Publications

  • Bharath M. Palavalli, Harsha Krishna, Srijan Sil and Anirudh Thimmaiah. (2019). “Social Inclusion through Play, A New Methodology for Public Transport Planning in the Indian Context.” Thredbo 16, Singapore.
  • Vaibhav Dutt, Srijan Sil, Harsha Krishna and Bharath M. Palavalli. (2019). “Imagining Futures – A generative scenario-based methodology to improve planning and decision-support systems for policymakers.” Zenodo
  • Harsha Krishna, Andreas Frank, Bharath M. Palavalli, Sebastian Meijer, and Eswaran Subrahmanian. 2016. “Joint Road Forward: A New Set of Tools for Including Excluded Perspectives on Transport Infrastructure.”, published in INCOSE International Symposium 26 (s1): 317–28. doi:10.1002/j.2334-5837.2016.00334.x.
  • Joris Borgdorff, Harsha Krishna, Michael H. Lees, “SIM-CITY: An e-Science framework for Urban Assisted Decision Support”, published in Procedia Computer Science, Volume 51, 2015, Pages 2327-2336, ISSN 1877-0509.
  • Bharath M. Palavalli, Harsha Krishna, Dinesh Jayagopi, “Analysing gaming-simulations using video based techniques”, accepted in ACM Technological Ecosystems for Enhancing Multiculturality, TEEM, 2014.
  • Harsha Krishna, Onkar Hoysala, Murali Krishna G., Bharath M. Palavalli and Eswaran Subrahmanian, “Modelling technology, policy and behaviour to manage electricity consumption”, accepted in IEEE Region 10 Humanitarian Technology Conference, 2014, Chennai.
  • Onkar Hoysala, Harsha Krishna, Bharath M. Palavalli, “A Multi-Agent Approach to Assess Geo-spatial Interoperability for Disaster Management in India”, published in Proceedings of the NSDI, 2013, Mumbai. = Bharath M. Palavalli, Harsha K, Onkar Hoysala, Eswaran Subrahmanian, “Discovering communication protocols for inter-agency collaboration for emergency response”, published in Bonds & Bridges, Proceedings of the ISAGA 2011 Conference.
  • Harsha K, Palavalli, B. M., Rao, S., Ashwin, “Lothlorien: Mandatory access control using linux security modules.”, published in 2009 IEEE International Conference on Internet Multimedia Services Architecture and Applications, IMSAA 2009.


  • Doctoral Student, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, Research in Medical Logistics. November 2021 - present
  • Researcher, Fields of View, Bangalore, Developing research proposals, games and simulations in energy and transport domains. April 2018 - September 2021
  • Founder, CTO, Verisim Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, Developing services for renewable energy and transport sectors. October 2017 - March 2018
  • Researcher, Founding member, Fields of View, Bangalore, Developing research proposals, games and simulations for energy and transport domains. February 2012 - September 2017
  • Consultant, Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeITY), Government of India, Consulting for security for the National Information Infrastructure 2.0 sub-group. September 2013
  • Research Engineer, Center for Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP), Bangalore, Developing research proposals, games and simulations for disaster management and urban security. July 2009 - December 2011


  • Master of Technology, Information Technology, International Institute of Information Technology - Bangalore.
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, K.S. Institute of Technology, Visvesvaraya Technological University, Bangalore.