Manisha Luthra

Manisha Luthra

Research Scientist in Adaptive Communication Systems Group

KOM TU Darmstadt


Manisha Luthra is a fourth year PhD Student at Technical University of Darmstadt. She is affiliated to DFG project MAKI which is about Multi-Mechanisms Adaptation for the Future Internet. In her research, she focuses on flexible operator placement in data streaming and complex event processing systems in the presence of heterogeneous infrastructure of cloud, edge and fog nodes.


  • Data Science
  • Information Retrieval
  • Distributed Systems


  • MSc in Computer Science with specialization in Distributed Systems, 2016

    Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany

  • BSc (Hons) in Computer Science, 2011

    Delhi University, India







Research Scientist

Multimedia Communications Lab, TU Darmstadt

Nov 2016 – Present Darmstadt, Germany

Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Software Development

Visiting Lecturer

University of Bremen

Aug 2016 – Sep 2016 Bremen, Germany
Taught Android Programming in 19th International Summer University for Women in Computing.

Junior Research Assistant

Distributed Multimedia Systems, TU Darmstadt

Aug 2014 – Oct 2016 Darmstadt, Germany
Software Development for video streaming, computing and analysis.

Member Technical Staff

HCL Technologies

Aug 2011 – Sep 2013 Noida, India
Software Development for embedded systems.



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