Praveen Mayakar

Hardware-Software Designer-Developer

Motivated to excel in the field of VLSI, utilizing my experience in embedded systems & System on Chip. An optimistic teamworker with good presentation skills. Entrepreuner, freelance web designer, blogger and freelance photographer.

Synopsis of work at

Visvesvaraya Technological University

as a student in Electronics & Communication


I pursued my bachelors at Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology, Bangalore accredited to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU). I learnt the basics of electronics & communication with a special interest towards VLSI. Did two projects on Universal Synchronous and Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter (USART), one was pursued at Bharat electronics limited (BEL), a government subsidiary.

Key Responsibilities:


Simulation of Universal Synchronous 

Transmitter & Receiver using VHDL 

Designer & Developer

 Oct'01 - Mar'02

USART is Universal Synchronous Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter. It is used for converting parallel data to serial data. It is used as peripheral device for microprocessors and micro controller.

Programming Language: VHDL
Tools: Xilinx
Team Size: 2

8-bit synchronous transmitter & receiver 

using EPLD

Designer & Developer 

Mar'03 - Jun'03

It is used as peripheral device for micro controller and microprocessor. It is used for converting parallel data to serial data. VHDL program was fused into EPLD device and later it was interfaced with an Atmel 8955 micro controller and tested for its functionality. The project was done for Bharat Electronics Limited.

Programming Language: VHDL
Tools: Altera
Team Size: 3