Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bert Arnrich

Arpita Kappattanavar

Research Assistant, PhD Candidate

Phone: +49-(0)331 5509-4853

Room: G-2.1.20

Email: arpita.kappattanavar(at)hpi.de


Personal Information

Work Experience

2018 - 2020 : Research associate Digital Health - Personalized Medicine, Potsdam Germany 

2016 - 2017: Student research assistant at Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel, Germany

2015: Apprenticeship trainee at Bharat Electronics Limited, Bengaluru, India


2015 - 2018: Digital Communication (M.Sc.) at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany

2010 - 2014: Electronics and Communication (B.E.) at Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, India


Tracking Behavior and Eating Habits using Smart Devices 

to support Treatment of Diabetes and Obesity


Research Interest

Human Activity and Context Recognition

Stress and Emotion Analysis

Signal Processing and Machine Learning



  • HPI-DHC at TREC 2018 Precision Medicine Track.Oleynik, M; Faessler, E; Sasso, A.M; Kappattanavar, A.; Bergner, B.; da Cruz, H.F.; Sachs, J.-P.; Datta, S.; Boettinger, E (2018).


  • Position Matters: Sensor Placement for SittingPosture Classification.Kappattanavar, A. M.; da Cruz, H. F.; Arnrich, B.; Böttinger, E. in IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (2020).