Subject Matter Expert | Sweden
Siril Yella has joined Sogeti as Subject Matter Expert. He is also an associate professor (Docent) in computer engineering at Dalarna University (DU), Sweden. Siril has pursued applied research for over 14 years using applied artificial intelligence (AI) techniques such as machine learning, machine vision, pattern recognition and classification, expert systems, heuristics, and multi-agent systems etc. Of immediate relevance are also his skills in sensors, sensor fusion and data fusion for intelligent automation in application areas such as transport, forestry, heavy industry, retail etc. He has published over 40 peer-reviewed articles, delivered talks and chaired sessions at several international conferences on topics relevant to AI. His most recent work focusses on investigating price dispersion and consumer behavior on the internet, predicting trigger speeds for vehicle activated road signs and automatically detecting vegetation on railway embankments. Siril has graduated with a PhD in computer science from the Edinburgh Napier University, U.K. in 2008 and has since then held several key positions at DU. Most recent ones being Head of business and enterprise and Deputy Head of the research in Complex systems – Microdata analysis. He is most enthused at intelligent automation aimed at incorporating intelligence into processes, products and services using AI.