Mehant currently works as a Research Software Engineer at IBM Research - India. He is currently part of the App Modernization, Hybrid Cloud team where he is working on the Konveyor Move2Kube project that accelerates the re-platforming journey to Kubernetes. He also works on Project Wisdom in collaboration with Red Hat.
In the past, He has interned with some of the leading industrial research facilities, including CERN Switzerland, IBM India Research Lab, and SCoRe Lab Sri Lanka.
He graduated from the National Institute of Technology Andhra Pradesh, India, with a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering where he worked in the areas of Video Anomaly Detection, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, and Databases, resulting in his B.Tech thesis on Video Anomaly Detection in ATM Vestibules using Three Stream Deep Learning Architecture.