Dr. M. N. Viswanathan is a graduate from the Government College of Technology, Coimbatore and a post graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He obtained his Master of Engineering from University of Newcastle, Australia and his Doctor of Philosophy from the University of New South Wales, Australia in the year 1973, both from the areas of Computer Science. He has over 47 years of teaching and research experience in Australia, Middle East, and India. He has published over 100 research papers in Journals and conferences. Presently, He is Dean of Computer Science and Engineering in the Park College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore.