Pranav Mistry

Pranav Mistry Personal Profile (Personal Biography)
Date of Birth:  December 17, 1982
Birth Place: Palanpur (Gujarat), India
Nick Name: Zombie
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Religion: Hindu
Marital Status: Single

Family Background
Father's Name: Kirti Mistry (Architect)
Mother's Name: Nayana
Sister (s): Sweta and Jigna

Education
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering at Gujarat University
  • Master of Design at IDC, IIT Bombay
  • Master of Science at MIT Media Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • PhD at MIT Media Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Who Is Pranav Ministry
Pranav Mistry, the inventor of revolutionary Six Sense technology is a well known name amongst the youth of India. In fact, every graduate of India dreams to be at the same height like Pranav Mistry. The magical Techno-Freak from India has gained a world wide admiration with his astounding works in the fields of technology. Frankly speaking, Pranav's thinking starts a thousand kilometers ahead of the point where the human imagination ends. His latest gadget and a bouquet of numerous exciting and surprising inventions have taken him to sky heights.
Pranav's Magic - 'The Sixth Sense Technology'
The exceptional Sixth Sense Technology is a lively example of Pranav Mistry's designing genius. This super technology enables you to use the whole world as an information source. 'Sixth Sense' is a wearable gestural interface that augments the physical world around us with digital information and lets us use natural hand gestures to interact with that information. Now you can make a newspaper to show live video news or dynamic information, a gesture of drawing a circle on the user's wrist projects an analog watch and display someone's personal details at first sight that too on his face.
A simple mobile like device and a pendant can make use the whole world for scribbling. Click pitcures with your gestures. Display detailes on a wall or anywhere you wish to. The camera, projector and the processor will enpower you with the Six Sense Technology

Third Eye - His Forthcoming Revolutionized Technology
The designing genius is currently working on a project called Third Eye which will enables multiple viewers to see different things on a same display screen at the same time. Single sign boards will display information in variant languages at the same time. Two people watching TV can watch their favorite channel on a single TV screen. The world is awaiting this exceptional invention.

Pranav Mistry's Achievments
  • Winner of 'TR35 2009' award, Technology Review
  • Winner of 'INVENTION OF THE YEAR 2009' award, Popular Science
  • Winner of 'Young Indian Innovator 2009' award, Digit Magazine
  • Speaker for TED 2009 talk on 'sixthsense, TED 2009, Long Beach, CA.
  • Second in SPACE competition in SIGGRAPH2004, Los Angeles.
  • First in Innovation Fair at India level, for project MARBO.
  • Best Paper in USID2007 for 'Akshar'.
  • All India third in National Open Hardware Contest at IIT Bombay for project DATAG2.02
  • Third in Model Presentation at INGENIUM 2002.
  • Third in Creative art competition organized by ISRO.
  • First in Design competition organized by IEEE, India chapter.
  • Second in website designing organized by ACES.
  • Selected for the prestigious DIRUBHAI AMBANI FOUNDATION AWARD for securing first rank in district
  • Second in on the spot Model Making contest at techfest 2001 at IIT Bombay.
Recent Projects
  • SixthSense
  • Third Eye
  • Inktuitive
  • QUICKiES
  • TaPuMa
  • Invent
  • DATAG2.02
  • Marbo
  • ProjectCHILD
  • SunFlower
  • Sandesh
  • Ghost in the machine
  • RoadRunner
  • VET
  • Sthiti
  • Akshar