Contact us

For more information about ASCRIN or to ask questions about the work of ASCRIN please contact:

La Trobe University

Professor Aniruddha (Ani) Desai
Director, ASCRIN
Director, Centre for Technology Infusion
(T): +61 3 9479 1242

Diana Heatherich
Senior Project Officer
(T): +61 3 9479 5414

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Professor Priyanka Ghosh
IUSSTF Fellow, Department of Civil Engineering
(T): +91 512 259 7022
(T): +91 512 259 8507

Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani

Professor Navneet Goyal
Department of Computer Science & Information Systems
(T): +91 159 651 5410
(M): +91 9929 109 901

One-page profiles for all academics involved with ASCRIN are available to download:

La Trobe Academics [PDF 1.3MB]

IIT Kanpur Academics [PDF 1.1MB]

BITS Pilani Academics [PDF 1.3MB]

If you are a researcher from La Trobe, IIT Kanpur or BITS Pilani interested in joining the network, please email

At this stage, we are not able to include researcher from other institutions, but hope to expand the network in the future, so feel free to join our mailing list to receive updates.