Ganesh R. Naik is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience group in the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour, and Development. He received a B.E. degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the University of Mysore, India, in 1997, an M.E. degree in Communication and Information Engineering from Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia, in 2002, and a PhD degree in Electronics Engineering, specialising in biomedical engineering and signal processing from RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia, in December 2009.

He held a Chancellor’s Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship position in the Centre for Health Technologies, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) between February – 2013 to June – 2017. As an early mid-career researcher, he has edited 11 books, authored more than 100 papers in peer reviewed journals and conferences. Ganesh serves as an associate editor for IEEE ACCESS, Frontiers in Neurorobotics and two Springer journals (Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processingand Australasian Physical & Engineering Sciences in Medicine). He is a recipient of the Baden–Württemberg Scholarship from the University of Berufsakademie, Stuttgart, Germany (2006–2007). In 2010, he was awarded an ISSI overseas fellowship from Skilled Institute Victoria, Australia.

His research interests include Biomedical signal processing (ECG, EEG and EMG), Blind source separation techniques, Brain computer interface (BCI), Pattern recognition, machine learning and prosthetics. He is a senior member of the IEEE.


  • PhD December - 2009


    RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

  • Masters August - 2002

    Master of Information and Communication Engineering

    Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia

  • B.E 1997

    Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication

    Mysore University, India


  • PresentJuly - 2017

    CRC Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    MARCS Institute, Western Sydney University, Kingswood, NSW, Australia

  • PresentFebruary - 2016

    Adjunct Professor

    VIT University, Vellore, India

  • June - 2017Feb - 2013

    Chancellors Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    Centre for Health Technologies, University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

  • Janauary - 2013August - 2008

    Lecturer and Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia