Dr. Srikant Srinivasan

Former Data Scientist/Assistant Scientist III/Adjunct Assistant Professor


  • B.Tech., Electronics and Communication Engineering, Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering & Technology, Hyderabad, India, 2003
  • M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 2005
  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, 2012


  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Materials Science & Engineering, Iowa State University, Sep 2012-Sep 2014
  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Schnable Lab, Oct 2014-Jan 2015
  • Data Scientist/Assistant Scientist III/Adjunct Assistant Professor, Schnable Lab, Jan 2015-Dec 2016

ORCID ID: 0000-0001-8605-3952


* Authors contributed equally to the article
  • Zhou Y, S Srinivasan, SV Mirnezami, A Kusmec, Q Fu, L Attigala, MG Salas Fernandez, B Ganapathysubramanian, PS Schnable (2019) Semiautomated feature extraction from RGB images for sorghum panicle architecture GWAS. Plant Physiol, 179(1): 24-37.
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | Supplemental Materials | doi:10.1104/pp.18.00974 | PMID: 30389784 | Impact Factor: 6.3 ]
  • Bao Y, L Tang, S Srinivasan, PS Schnable (2019) Field-based architectural traits characterisation of maize plant using time-of-flight 3D imaging. Biosyst Eng, 178: 86-101.
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | doi:10.1016/j.biosystemseng.2018.11.005 | Impact Factor: 3.0 ]
  • Shete S, S Srinivasan, SV Mirnezami, B Ganapathysubramanian, PS Schnable, T Gonsalves (2018) An automated tassel detection and trait extraction pipeline to support high-throughput field imaging of maize. ICVGIP 2018(December 18-22, 2018. Hyderabad, India)
  • Gage JL, D Jarquín, MC Romay, AJ Lorenz, ES Buckler, SM Kaeppler, N Alkhalifah, M Bohn, DA Campbell, J Edwards, D Ertl, S Flint-Garcia, J Gardiner, B Good, CN Hirsch, JB Holland, DC Hooker, J Knoll, J Kolkman, G Kruger, N Lauter, CJ Lawrence-Dill, EC Lee, JP Lynch, SC Murray, R Nelson, J Petzoldt, T Rocheford, JC Schnable, PS Schnable, B Scully, M Smith, NM Springer, S Srinivasan, R Walton, T Weldekidan, RJ Wisser, W Xu, J Yu, N de Leon (2017) The effect of artificial selection on phenotypic plasticity in maize. Nat Commun, 8(1): 1348.(Epub 7 Nov 2017)
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | Supplemental Materials | doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01450-2 | PMID: 29116144 | Impact Factor: 11.9 ]
  • Kusmec A, S Srinivasan, D Nettleton, PS Schnable (2017) Distinct genetic architectures for phenotype means and plasticities in Zea mays. Nat Plants, 3(9): 715-723.(Selected by journal editors for a commentary written by Bruce Walsh (https://www.nature.com/articles/s41477-017-0012-x; Selected as an Editors' Choice by MaizeGDB, 10/2017 ; Epub 4 Sep 2017)
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | Supplemental Materials | doi:10.1038/s41477-017-0007-7 | PMID: 29150689 | Impact Factor: 13.3 ]