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Jaydeep Pawar Vasudev has been awarded the Br. C. Selvam Endowment Award – 2023 to recognize his work on Using Geospatial Information and Improved Deep Learning Methods for Crop Price Prediction. 

Jaydeep has applied deep learning architectures towards crop price predictions for time horizons that are significantly longer than the state-of-the-art and demonstrated improvement even for volatile crops like tomatoes.

The award ceremony will be conducted online next week. 


The Br. C. Selvam Endowment Award is open to students who have completed their M.Tech. program in the discipline of Computer Science and Engineering in the Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA), at IISc. The Award is intended to recognize the best project submitted for final evaluation in June of every year. The Award has been instituted by Ms Giruba Beulah S.E., in memory of her father Br. C. Selvam.

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