Professor of Computer Science
Department: Department of Computer
Science & Information Systems
Dr. Krishnan is an Assistant Professor of Computer
Science in the Tapia School of Business at Saint Leo University. He
holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science, a Master’s degree in
Physics, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering. His
professional and research interests include computer architecture
and systems design, nanotechnology, operations research,
engineering design optimization, and algorithm design. He has
published his research in several peer-reviewed journals and has
presented his work at numerous international conferences.
Teaching & Professional
Dr. Krishnan teaches a variety of subjects in the
area of Computer Science and Information Systems. He has taught
courses in Computer Programming, Computer Architecture, Information
Security, Artificial Intelligence, Design Automation, Digital
Systems Architecture, and Digital Logic Design. His areas of
research interest include Computer Architecture, Systems Design,
Search Based Software Engineering, Nanoscale VLSI architectures,
Computer Security, Embedded Systems & Applications,
Metaheuristics, Evolutionary Algorithms, Big Data and Data
Analytics, ERP and Enterprise Information Systems, Operations
Research and Decision Support Systems.
Honors & Awards:
 Krishnan, Vyas (2015), “A Decision Support System for Intelligent
Project Scheduling and Staffing”, Presented at the Society of
Business Research Conference, Orlando.
 Dean, Passard C., Krishnan, Vyas and McKenna, Kaitlyn (2012), "Accounting for Human
Capital: Is Something Missing from the Balance Sheet?", International Journal of Business and Social
Science, 3(12), 61-54.
 Krishnan, Vyas and Katkoori, Srinivas (2009) "Simultaneous Peak
Temperature and Average Power Minimization during Behavioral
Synthesis", IEEE International Conference on VLSI Design,
 Krishnan, Vyas and Katkoori, Srinivas (2008) "Clock Period
Minimization with Iterative Binding Based on Stochastic Wirelength
Estimation during High-Level Synthesis," IEEE International
Conference on VLSI Design, 641-646.
 Krishnan, Vyas and Katkoori, Srinivas (2007), "Minimizing Wire
Delays by Net-Topology Aware Binding during Floorplan-Driven
High-Level Synthesis," IEEE International Conference on Very Large
Scale Integration, 99-104.
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