Education: Ph.D., Computer Science, North Carolina State University, 2008
Research Description: Dr. Ramaprasad’s research interests are in the areas of real-time / embedded systems, cyber-physical systems, operating systems and Computer Science education. Recent research work has been in the area of enabling predictable execution of communicating, mixed-criticality task sets on multi-core architectures (real-time embedded systems) and on enhancing cybersecurity education through inclusive, engaging learning modules (CS education).
Harini Ramaprasad is currently a Teaching Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Previously, she was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. She received her Ph.D. from North Carolina State University in 2008. Her primary research interests are in the areas of real-time systems, cyber-physical systems and computer architecture and she has published several papers in these areas. Her teaching interests include operating systems, real-time systems, software systems design and implementation, computer architecture and database systems. She is a member of IEEE, ACM and SWE.