Murali Jayapala is a researcher at imec, Heverlee, Belgium. In 2005, he recieved his Ph.D. in Applied Sciences (Computer Engineering) from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KULeuven), Belgium. In 1999, he also obtained his M.E. in Systems Science and Automation from Indian Institute of Science (IISc), India.
After his research on low-power embedded system design, he is now focusing on system design aspects for next generation imaging systems exploiting various semiconductor technologies like optical filters and MEMS. He has authored several articles in international conferences and journals on embedded systems design and also serve in technical program committees of conferences