Information Science 
 Engineering 

About the programme


This programme is a four-year intensive degree that focuses on the fundamentals of computer programming and networking similar to Computer Science Engineering. During the course of the programme, students will get to learn extensively about computation, algorithms, programming languages, programme design, computer software, computer hardware, etc with more focus on data analytics. It enables our students to gain an in-depth insight into the field, as they learn to investigate, collect, categorize, store, and disseminate information.

  • Semesters: 8
  • Credits: 175
  • Start date: 1 August, 2020
  • Eligibility: PUC or an equivalent with a minimum 45% overall grade and 60% subject-wise grade in physics, chemistry, and mathematics.

Diploma

Students with a diploma degree can enter III semester of the programme.

  • Semesters: 6
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Students must earn 135 credits to qualify for the degree

Here’s how our placement cell increases your opportunities

1 Short-term goals
2 Long-term goals
3 Facilities
1 Short-term goals
  • Familiarise students with the latest developments in the IT sector
  • Help students apply their theoretical knowledge to the real-world
  • Encourage students to participate in international and national level events and community development activities
  • Model students to be global citizens, while giving a local perspective of the discipline
  • Provide access to industry links for internships and employment opportunities
2 Long-term goals
  • Encourage the spirit of entrepreneurship among students
  • Develop state-of-the-art research facilities to promote innovation in the field
3 Facilities
  • Analog and Digital Electronics Lab
  • Data Structures Lab
  • Microcontroller and Embedded Systems Lab
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms Laboratory
  • Computer Network Laboratory / 18CSL57
  • DBMS Laboratory With Mini Project / 18CSL58
  • Software Testing Laboratory / 18ISL66
  • File Structures Laboratory With Mini Project / 18ISL67
  • Mobile Application Development / 18CSL68

Vertical Progression

(PROMOTION / ELIGIBILITY TO HIGHER SEMESTERS / CLASSES)

There shall be no restriction for promotion from odd semester to the even semester, provided the student fulfills the attendance requirement.

A. Vertical progression in case of students admitted to the first year:

A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the first academic year and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in the first two semesters of the programme shall be eligible to move to II year

  • A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the second academic year and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in four semesters ( I and II years) shall be eligible to move to III year
  • A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the third academic year, and has earned all the prescribed credits of I year, and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in the four semesters of II and III years shall be eligible to move to IV year

B. A student shall also be eligible for the first time, with a warning to move to higher odd semester, if he/she has failed to secure a minimum CGPA = 5.00 at the end of any academic year

C. For the award of degree, a CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the programme shall be mandatory

Faculty

Areas of expertise: Distributed systems, Sentimental Analysis, Cloud Computing
Experience: 27 years
Date of joining: 04-10-2021
Email ID: lathaca.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Publications:

 

International Journals:  14
International Conference:   12
National Conference:  02
Book :  01
Patents:  01

 

List of Publications

 

International journal:

 

  1. Ashwitha A, Dr. Latha C A, “Flood Prediction Using Machine Learning Models: A Literature Review.” Design Engineering 3540-3552, November (2021), Design Engineering (Toronto) ISSN:0011-9342, Scopus Index-Q4, Ei Compendex
  2. Ashwitha A, Dr. Latha C A, “Smart Weather Acquisition, Analysis and Alert system.” Annals of the Romanian Society for Cell Biology 25.6 (2021): 11289-11298.
  3. Merin Thomas, Dr. Latha C A, “Sentimental Analysis of Transliterated Text in Malayalam using RNN-LSTM” Springer Nature Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, ISSN 1868-5137, July 2020(SCI publication)
  4. Ms. Ashwitha A, Dr. Latha C A,“Data Management for the Internet of Things: Architecture, Challenges and Technologies”. International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering, 2020, 9(7), pp.255-262.
  5. Merin Thomas, Dr. Latha C A, “Identification of Language in a cross linguistic Environment” Indonesian Journal of Electrical and Computer Science, ISSN: 2502-4752, Vol No:8.1, 2019.
  6. Latha C A,  “Market Basket Analysis for Retail Stores” Journal IJAMTES, May 2019. http://ijamtes.org/Volume 9-ISSUE-05-2019
  7. Merin Thomas, Dr. Latha C A,“Sentimental Analysis Using Recurrent Neural Networks” International Journal of Engineering and Technology, UAE. – ISSN: 2227-524X, Vol no:2.27, 2018. (Scopus Indexed)
  8. Merin Thomas, Dr. Latha C A,“Sentimental Analysis of Movie Reviews in Kannada” IJCST-V4I3P9 International Journal of Computer Science Trends and Technology, May 2016, Vol. No. 4 Issue 3, ISSN: 2347-8578 & ISO 3297: 2017
  9. Merin Thomas, Dr. Latha C A,“Comparison of Lexicon and Naïve Bayes classifier in Sentimental Analysis” at International Journal for Scientific Research & Development, ISBN: 2321 0613, Volume 3 Issue 4, June 2015.
  10. Merin Thomas, Dr. Latha C A, “Domain Based sentimental analysis for Kannada”. RTCIET-   IEEE International conference 2016 published in the IEEE Xplorer.
  11. Latha C A, Mr. Ameer Ali, Performing analysis of Ad- Hoc routing protocols for VANET using NS2 simulationISSN: 0976-8491 (Online) | ISSN: 2229-4333 (Print) IJCST Vol. 6, Issue 2, version 2, April- June 2015.
  12. Latha C A, Dr. Shashidhara H L, Detecting Idle Nodes in Distributed Systems for Load BalancingISSN: 0976-8491 (Online) | ISSN: 2229-4333 (Print) IJCST Vol. 5, Issue 1, Jan – March 2014.
  13. Latha C A, Dr. Shashidhara H L, Job Scheduling in the Grid Computing using Criteria”, International Journal of Computer Applications (0975 – 8887) Volume 90 – No 6, March 2014.
International Refereed Conferences:

 

  • “Survey on the Applications of Sentimental Analysis”, Conference on Information and Computing Systems, (ICICS-2019), May 2019,
  • “Elliptic Curve Cryptosystem Technique for Data Security in Cloud Computing ”, Conference on Information and Computing Systems, (ICICS- 2019), May 2019,
  • “Safe ballot system using Blockchain Technology”, Conference on Information and Computing Systems , (ICICS-2019), May 2019,
  • “Domain based sentiment analysis in Regional Language-Kannada”, IEEE International Conference on Recent Trends in Electronics, Information & Communication Technology(RTEICT), Sri Venkateshwara College of Engineering, Bengaluru on 20-21 May, 2016,ISBN: 978-1-5090-0774-5
  • “Instrumentation to eliminate outliers in clusters to speed up compute intensive tasks”, Second International Conference, ERCICA-2014 held on 01-02 Aug’ 2014 at NMIT, Bangalore, ISBN-9789351072638, Vol. 3.
  • “Clock Synchronization in distributed systems”, IEEE sponsored Fifth International Conference, “Industrial and Information Systems”, pp. [609-614], 29 July–1 Aug 2010 National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, Mangalore, India. Citation Index 7
  • “Scheduling the job for an idle computer in distributed system” [22], National Conference, “Information and Communication Technology-2008”, 29 Feb – 1 Mar 2008, NMIMS University Mumbai.
  • “Handling deadlocks in distributed systems” International Conference, “MNGSA-2008”, Oct 2008 conducted by Karunya University, Coimbatore, India.
  • “Identification of idle computers in Distributed systems” [122-127], International Conference, “Frontier technologies – need for the industry, business and education”, 6-8 Sep 2006, Adhiyamman College of Engineering, Hosur.
  • “Searching for idle computers in Distributed systems” [48], National Conference, “Recent trends in computer networking and communication”, 10-11 Mar 2006, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology. Satyamangala.
  • “Comparative Analysis of machine learning approaches for crop and yield prediction: A Survey” International Conference on Cybernetics, Cognition and Machine Learning Applications. August 2021(Accepted)

 

 

National Refereed Conferences:

 

  • Latha C A, Dr. Shashidhara H L, “Scheduling the job for an idle computer in distributed system” pp. [22], National Conference, “Information and Communication Technology-2008”, 29 Feb- 1 Mar 2008, NMIMS University Mumbai.
  • Latha C A, Dr. Shashidhara H L, “Searching for idle computers in Distributed systems” pp. [48], National Conference, “Recent trends in computer networking and communication”, 10-11 Mar 2006, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology. Satyamangala.

 

Book published

 

  • Authored a book, “Programming in C and Introduction to Data Structures”. ISBN:978-93-85868-66-5.
  • Kindle version: https://www.amazon.in/Programming-Introduction-Data- Structures-Syllabus-ebook/dp/B019E69C6S

 

Research Paper Reviewer:

 

  • Reviewed several research papers for Elsevier (Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing) and many more
  • Received Award for Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing in 2015 by Elsevier
  • Reviewed Research papers for many IEEE, ACM and other International Conferences and Symposium
  • Chief guest editor for a special issue for International Journal on “Internet of Things”, for details: http://airccse.org/journal/ijngn/sicfp.html

 

G r a n t s:

 

  • KSCST grant for the project “Smart Device for Physically Disabled Using Alexa” in the year 2020-21
  • Received grant in aid of Rs.11,65,000/- towards Modernizing ‘Research and Hardware Interfacing Lab’ under MODROBS sanctioned by AICTE on August 2019.
  • VTU grant for the project “Recognizant: An Android Application for Visually Impaired People” in the year 2018-19.
  • VTU grant for the project “Hambre : An initiative to reduce Hunger” in the year 2017-18.
  • VTU grant for the project “Airpollutest : An intelligent system for prediction of air pollution using sensors” in the year 17-18.
  • CSI Grant for Students Convention, “CSI-GAT TECH-Meet 2016”, 26th & 27th February 2016, GAT, Bangalore
  • Grant from AICTE for the “Seminar Grant” for the event, “Colloquium- Research on Soft Computing-2013”, SVIT, Bangalore.

 

U n i v e r s i t y   l e v e l:

 

  • Board of Examiners member for CSE & ISE Board of VTU for AY 2019-20
  • Board of Examiners member for CSE & ISE Board of VTU for AY 2017-18
  • Board of Examiners member for CSE & ISE Board of Dayananda Sagar University for AY 2016-17
  • Board of Examiners member for CSE & ISE Board of VTU 2014-15
Workshops/ FDP Program Organized:

 

  • 25+ Workshops
  • 20+ Webinars/Seminars
  • 9 FDPs
  • 2 International Conferences
  • 2 Project Exhibitions.

 

R e s e a r c h   g u i d a n c e

 

  • Guiding 4 research scholars under VTU.
  • One scholar has been awarded.
  • Three scholars have completed Comprehensive Viva.

 

C e r t i f i c a t i o n s:

 

  • NPTEL Course on Accreditation and Outcome Based Learning-Certified in 2019
  • NPTEL Course on NBA Accreditation and Teaching-Learning in Engineering- in 2020
  • NPTEL Course on Effective Engineering Teaching in Practice- in 2020
  • ATAL FDP on Internet of Things Jan 2021
  • ATAL FDP on Smart Cities Feb 2021
  • ATAL FDP on NEP Nov 2021
Patents Published:

 

US Patent for the research work Entitled, “A method and system for   load balancing in a distributed computer system”.

Pub. No.: WO/2008/14270

International Application No: PCT/IN2008/000283

Date:27.11.2008

International Filing Date:05.05.2008

https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2008142705

 

Professional Society Membership
Life Member

 

  • Computer Society of India (CSI) Member No: 00002489
  • Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) Member No: LM 18460

 

Areas of expertise: Medical Image Processing, Machine Learning, Data Mining
Experience: 17 years
Date of joining: 01/10/2021
Email ID: vinothkumarm.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Publications:

 

International Journals:  16
International Conference: 15
National Conference: 07
Book Chapters: 01
Patents:  06

 

List of Publications

 

International Refereed Journals:

 

  • M. Vinoth Kumar, “Fuzzy based Ant Colony Optimization Scheduling in Cloud Computing”, Computer Systems Science and Engineering, Tech Solutions Press.  [SCI Indexed]

 

  • M. Vinoth Kumar, Deep Learning based Leaf disease Identification using PNAS – Progressive Neural Architecture”, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Springer Publication. [SCI Indexed]

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Vehicle damage protection using sensors in image processing”, Materials Today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2021.03.348, March 2021.  [Scopus Indexed]
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Survey On Lung Cancer Detection Using Convolutional Neural Networks”, International Journal Of Advance Research And Innovative Ideas In Education( IJARIIE), ISSN: 2395-4396, Volume-7 Issue-2, pp 802 – 807, March 2021.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Future Prediction of Diabetics using XG Booster Classifiers”, International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology (IJEAT), ISSN: 2249-8958, Volume-9 Issue-3, pp 2128 – 2132, February 2020.  [Scopus Indexed]
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “An Intelligent Weather Monitoring System using Internet of Things”, International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering (IJRTE), ISSN: 2277-3878, Volume-8 Issue-4, pp 4531 – 4536, November 2019.  [Scopus Indexed]

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “A Survey on Android Malware Detection Using Machine Learning”, International Journal of Scientific Research and Review, ISSN:2279-0543Vol.7, Issue No: 5, pp 105-114, May 2019. [UGC – CARE]

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Automation and Control of Irrigation System in Precision Agriculture using Internet of Things”, Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical & Control Systems (JARDCS), ISSN: 1943-023X Vol.10, Issue No: 13, pp 1724-1731, February 2019. [Scopus Indexed]

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Machine Learning Approaches for Data analytics and Modeling: A Comprehensive Study”, International Journal of Engineering Research in Computer Science and Engineering(IJERCSE), ISSN: 2394-2320, Vol.5, Issue No: 5, May 2018.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “GPS based Mobicast Routing Protocol for Underwater Sensor Networks”, Asian Journal of Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, ISSN: 2249-7315, Vol.6, Issue No: 10, October 2016.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Soft Computing: Fuzzy Logic Approach in Wireless Sensors Networks”, Circuits and Systems, ISSN:  2153-1285, Vol.7, pp.1242-1249, June 2016. [Web of Science]
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Fuzzy Relational Clustering Algorithm Based Multi-Agent Systems”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJIRSET), ISSN: 2319-8753, Vol.3, Special Issue 2, pp.117-120, April 2014.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Strength of Evolving Agent Population in MAS”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (IJIRCCE), ISSN: 2320-9801, Vol.2, Special Issue 1, pp.2183-2189, March 2014.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Analysis of Intelligent Data mining for Information Extraction using Java Agent Development Environment Platform” Journal of Computer Science (JCS), ISSN: 1549-3636, Vol. 9, No. 11, pp. 1451-1455, September 2013. [Scopus Indexed]

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Intelligent Agent for extracting Interesting Information using mining Algorithm” in International Review on Computers and Software (IRECOS). ISSN: 1829-6003, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 1126-1134, May 2013.    [Scopus Indexed]

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “An Analysis on Denial of Service attacks and Packets Defending Methodologies in Wireless Sensor Networks” in International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering(IJARCSSE). ISSN: 2277 128X, Vol 2, No. 11, pp 52-55, November 2012.

 

International Refereed Conferences:

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Automatic Detection and Classification of Lung Nodules in CT images”, Springer 2nd International Conference on Data Intelligence and Cognitive Informatics (ICDICI – 2021), SCAD College of Engineering and Technology, Tirunelveli, 16-17 July 2021.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Survey on Real-Time Face Mask Detector”, AICTE Sponsored International Conference on Research Perspectives IoT in Hybrid Grid Integrated Renewable Energy Sources (ICRPHGIRES-2021), New Horizon College of Engineering, Bengaluru,ISBN 978-93-5457-285-2, 27 – 29 January 2021.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “ICSA-ECNN based image forgery detection in face images”, IEEE 11th International Conference On Computer Communication And Informatics 2021 [ICCCI2021], Sri Sakthi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, 27 – 29 January 2021.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Detection of Lung Nodules using Convolution Neural Network: A Review”, 2nd Scopus-Indexed IEEE International Conference on Inventive Research in Computing Applications [ICIRCA 2020], Hotel Arcadia, Coimbatore, 15 July, 2020 – 17 July, 2020.                                [Scopus Indexed]
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “A Survey on Android Malware Detection Using Machine Learning”, International Conference on Recent Innovations in Science, Engineering & Management (RISEM-2019), RR Institute of Technology, Bangalore, 10th May 2019, ISBN 978-93-87793-87-3, page 40-50.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “A Survey on Efficient Biometric Identification Scheme in Cloud Computing”, Ninth International Conference on Recent Engineering and Technology(ICRET-2019), New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore. 5th May 2019, page 40-50.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “A Review on Machine Learning Big Data using R”, International Conference on Inventive Communication and Computational Technologies (ICICCT 2018), 27th September 2018, IEEE Explore, ISBN 978-1-5386-1974-2, page 1873-1877. [Scopus Indexed]
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Machine learning approaches for Data analytics and Modeling”, International Conference on Applied Science Engineering and Technology in Sri Sairam College of Engineering, Bangalore, Proc.ICASET’17, pp.112, 17th & 18th May 2018.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar,“A Review on Machine Learning Big Data using R”, 2nd International Conference on Inventive Communication and Computational Technologies (ICICCT 2018) in Coimbatore, Proc.ICICCT’18, pp.1873 – 1877, 20th & 21st April 2018.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Strength of Evolving Agent Population in Multi-Agent System”, International Conference on “Global Innovations in Computing Technology”, in Jay Shriram Group of Institutions, Proc.ICGICT’14, pp.72, 6th & 7th March 2014.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Evaluating Multi-agent System Fitness in Agent Population”, First International conference on “Trends in Technology for Convergence”, in AVS Engineering College, Proc.TITCON’14, pp.146, 8th & 9th April 2014
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Analysis Of Agent Based Programming For Important Information Extraction” in Sasurie College of Engineering, Tirupur.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “An Agent based tool for extracting information in distributed Networks” in J.K.K.Nadaraja College of Engineering and Technology, Erode
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Analysis of Intelligent Agent for artifact removal of EEG signals.” in Vivekanantha College of Engineering for Women, Tiruchengode.
  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Java Based Agent Tool in Multi Agent System for Bio signal Processing” in M.Kumarasamy College of Engineering, Karur.

 

National Refereed Conferences:

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Security Issues in a Multi-Agent Distributed Goal Satisfaction System (MADGS)”, National Conference on Computing Communication Technology and Science, in Muthayammal College of Engineering, Proc.NCCCTS’13, pp.337-340, 5th & 6th April 2013.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Mining of Semantic Web Content By Using Clustering and Agent Based Framework”, National Conference on “Advanced in Computing Communication, Electrical & Network Technologies”, in Sengunthar Engineering College, Proc.ACCENT-2K13, 6th May 2013.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Failure Inferencing based on IP FRR Mechanism for Handling failure in IP Networks” in K.S.R.College of Engineering, Tiruchencode

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar,“ Distributed Energy Efficient Clustering Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks” in Sri Sastha Institute of Engineering and Technology, Chennai.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Efficient Fast Network Recovery for link and node failure using MRC” Surya Engineering College, Erode.

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Multi path secured Route Discovery in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks” in K.S.R.College of Engineering, Tiruchencode

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Face Recognition usingLaplacian Faces” in Government College of Engineering, Salem.

 

Book Chapters

 

  • M.Vinoth Kumar, “Implementation on fake news analysis using Machine learning approaches”, Book titled on Machine learning and its applications, ISBN: 978-93-86923-47-9, Dipti press OPC Pvt. Ltd., Chennai, October 2020.

 

Awards and Key Contributions:
 
Award

 

  • ‘Academic Excellence Award 2020’ by Institute of Scholars (An Institute by International Accurate Certification, Accredited by UASL)
Research Paper Reviewer:

 

  • Reviewer in Journal of Medical Systems, Springer, ISSN: 1573-689X.
  • Reviewer in Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, ISSN: 0045-7906.

Areas of expertise: Computer and Wireless Networks, Data Science, Machine Learning, Blockchain
Experience: 17 years
Date of joining: 01/10/2021
Email ID: niharikapk.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Publications:

 

International Journals:   14
International Conference: 06
National Conference:  01
Book Chapter:  01

 

List of Publications
 
International Refereed Journals:

 

  • Niharika Kumar, “Application of Blockchain in Healthcare – A Systematic Review”, Australian Journal of Wireless Technologies, Mobility & Security, 1, no. 1, pp. 56-60, Aug. 2021, e-ISSN 2200-1883.
  • Sneha Annigeri, Niharika Kumar, “Using a Convolutional Neural Network, Developing and Demonstrating Diabetic Retinopathy Diagnosis System based on Fundus Photography Images”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJIRSET), Vol. 10, Iss. 7, pp. 9502-9510, July 2021, ISSN: 2319-8753
  • Aiswariya Milan and Niharika P. Kumar, “Machine Learning Techniques in Healthcare—A Survey”, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, Vol. 17, No. 9/10, 4276–4279 (2020)
  • Niharika Kumar, Shreyas B, Srinidhi SP, “A Blockchain-Based Secure and Sustainable Electronic Healthcare Record System”, International Journal of Perspectives in Communication, Embedded-Systems and Signal-Processing (PiCES), July 2020, ISSN: 2566-932X.
  • Tina P., Shravya A, Vedant Jain, Niharika Kumar, “Unification of KYC process using Blockchain”, Journal of Critical Reviews, June 2020, Vol. 7, Issue 18, ISSN-2394-5125.
  • Niharika Kumar, Y.M Kruthi, P. Anjali George, K.S Anouksha, A. Likhitha, “Sketch to Image Generation Using Generative Adversarial Network”, Journal of Critical Reviews, June 2020, Vol. 7, Issue 11, ISSN -2394-5125.
  • Vijayalakshmi, Niharika Kumar, “Survey on Risk Estimation of Chronic Disease using Machine Learning”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, Volume 6, Issue 6, June 2019.
  • Akshatha S R, Niharika Kumar, “Evaluation of BIRCH Clustering Algorithm for Big Data”, International Journal of Innovative Science and Research Technology, Volume 4, Issue 4, April-2019, ISSN No:2456-2165.
  • Bhanu Prakash HN, Niharika Kumar, “Scaling Distributed Associative Classifier using Big Data”, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, Volume 5,Issue 6,June 2018,e-ISSN:2395-0056, p-ISSN:2395-0072.
  • Siddu P. Algur, Niharika Kumar, “Novel Graded, Priority  Oriented Admission Control Mechanism in WiMAX”, Turkish  Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 2014,  ISSN 1300-0632.
  • Niharika Kumar, Siddu P. Algur, “Three-Strike Algorithm for  Bandwidth Allocation and Packet Scheduling”, International  Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing, Inderscience Journal,  Volume 7, Number 6, 2014, ISSN 1741-1092(online), ISSN 1741-   1084 (print), pp. 517-52.
  • Siddu P. Algur, Niharika Kumar, “Novel user centric, game  theory based bandwidth allocation mechanism in WiMAX”,  Springer Journal on Human-centric Computing and Information  Sciences, 2013, 3:20, doi:10.1186/2192-1962-3-20, ISSN 2192- 1962.
  • Siddu P. Algur, Niharika Kumar, “Novel MIME Type and  Extension Based Packet Classification Algorithm in WiMAX”  International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and  Applications (IJACSA), Volume 4, Issue 8, 2013, ISSN: 2156-  5570 (Online), pp. 9-13.
  • Niharika Kumar, Balasubramanya Murthy, “User Oriented  Network Aware Bandwidth Allocation in WiMAX”, International  Journal on Recent Trends in Engineering & Technology, Volume  5,  Number 1, March 2011, ISSN 2158-5555 (Print), pp. 8-14.

 

International Refereed Conferences:

 

  • Niharika Kumar, “Sentiment Analysis of Twitter Messages: Demonetization a Use Case”, IEEE 2nd International Conference on Computational Systems and Information Technology for Sustainable Solution, 21-23 December 2017.
  • Niharika Kumar, “IoT Architecture and System Design for Healthcare Systems”, IEEE International Conference on Smart Technologies for Smart Nation,17-19 August 2017.
  • Niharika Kumar, Akshata D Joshi, Ashwini V, Sreevidya S  Sastry, Tanuja G, “A Hybrid Scheduling Algorithm for Mobile  WiMax Networks” ,at the International Conference on Electrical,  Electronics & Computer Engineering, ICEECE 2013, Delhi, May  2013, pp 54-56.
  • Siddu P. Algur, Niharika Kumar, “Mutually shared bandwidth  allocation mechanism in IEEE 802.16e”, IEEE Symposium on  Wireless Technology and Applications (ISWTA), Malaysia, 2013,  ISSN : 2324-7843, ISBN: 978-1-4799-0155-5 (Print), pp.142-146.
  • Siddu P. Algur, Niharika Kumar, “Novel Priority Based  Reservation Algorithm for Admission Control in WiMAX”,  International Conference on Data Engineering and  Communication Systems, ICDECS 2011, Bangalore, December  2011, pp. 310-313.
  • Niharika Kumar, K. N. Balasubramanya Murthy, Amitkeerti M.  Lagare, “DBAM: Novel User Based Bandwidth Allocation  Mechanism in WiMAX”, Second International Conference on  Advances in Communication, Network, and Computing, CNC  2011, Bangalore, India, Volume 142, March 2011, ISBN 978-3-  642-19541-9 (Print), ISBN 978-3-642-19542-6 (Online), pp. 229-  236.

 

National Refereed Conferences:

 

  • Ashwini, Niharika Kumar, “An Efficient Connection Admission Control Bandwidth Reservation Scheme for WiMAX Networks”, AMC College of Engineering, Bangalore, 15th May,2013.

 

Book Chapter

 

  • Siddu P. Algur, Niharika Kumar, Amitkeerti M. Lagare, User Oriented Quality of Service Framework for WiMAX, Wireless Communications and Networks – Recent Advances, Intech Publishers, Croatia, March 2012, ISBN 978-953-51-0189-5, pp. 405-428.

 

Awards and Key Contributions:

 

  • Won the Best Paper award titled “A Blockchain-Based Secure and Sustainable Electronic Healthcare Record System” in the All India Paper Writing Competition on Emerging Research (PaCER) July 2020.
  • Initiated and Signed MoU between BNMIT and Metamor Technologies as a part of Industry – Institution Interaction, 2020.
  • Participated in Faculty Enablement Program on “Python Programming through INFYTQ Platform” organized by Infosys Ltd. from 6th-13th July 2020 and awarded with “A+” Grade.
  • Received DST Travel grant (Rs.62,996) to present IEEE paper in Malaysia in the year 2013.

 

Research Paper Reviewer:

 

  • IEEE Reviewer for the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Communications, Computer Technologies and Optimization Techniques (ICEECCOT) organized by GSSS Institute of Engineering and Technology for Women, Mysuru on 14th and 15th December 2018.
  • IEEE Reviewer for IEEE MYSURUCON 2021,International Conference
    Series of IEEE Mysore Sub Section in association with IEEE Bangalore Section at NAVKIS college of Engineering, Hassan on 24th & 25th October 2021.

 

Invited Talk:-

 

  • Delivered a lecture on “Design and Analysis of Algorithms” at Bahubali College of Engineering on 5th May 2012.
  • Conducted three days training program on Soft Skills for faculties in BNMIT under Peer Enablement program during Aug 31st – Sep 2nd,2020

 

Workshops/ FDP Program Organized:

 

  • Organized a Webinar on “Edge Computing” on 18th June, 2021 under CSI-BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Organized Two-day workshop on “Cloud Computing” at BNMIT on 30th and 31st May, 2021 under CSI – BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Organized Two-day workshop on “Cyber Safety” at BNMIT on 18th and 19th January, 2021 under CSI – BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Organized One day workshop on “Modern Methods in Machine Intelligence” at BNMIT on 10th November, 2020 under CSI – BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Organized Two Days Webinar on “Industry Based Emerging Technologies” in association with Metamor Technologies Bengaluru on 18th and 19th June,2020 under CSI-BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Organized Two-day workshop on “Node.js and Express Development with MongoDB” at BNMIT on 6th and 7th March, 2020 under CSI – BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Organized Two-day workshop on “Circuit Prototyping” at BNMIT on 20th and 21st September, 2019 under CSI – BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Organized Two-day workshop on “Application development using Microservices Architecture” at BNMIT on 25th and 26st October, 2019 under CSI – BNMIT Student Chapter.
  • Convener of Faculty Development Program on “Research Frontiers in Networking – A Tool Driven Approach” organized by of Computer Science & Engineering, BNMIT, Bengaluru from 16th to 21st January,2017.
  • Member of the Organizing Committee in the 2nd International Conference on Data Engineering and Communication Systems jointly organized by Dept. of Computer Science & Engg. and Information Science & Engg, RNSIT during 28th-29th December 2015.

 

Professional Membership:

 

  • Life member of Computer Society of India, Membership No: I1505633.
  • Life member of The Indian Society for Technical Education, Membership No: LM 133029.

Areas of expertise: Computer Networks, Machine Learning, Data Science, Wireless Sensor Networks, Network Security, and Python Programming Language.
Experience: 16 years
Date of joining: 01/09/2020
Email ID: ajinajaya@gmail.com, ajinaa.rvitm@rv.edu.in

 

Publications:

National Conference      : 08

International Journals     :12

International Conference: 05

Book Chapter                   :02

 

List of Publications:
International refereed journals:

 

  • Gautam R ,Akshay G J , Dhavan R , Amika Kumawat, Dr A. Ajina, glotz“Speeches Oriented Virtual Restaurant Clerk using Web Speech API and Natural Language Processing“, International Journal Of Engineering Research & Technology (Ijert), vol.09, issue 05, pp.906-910 ,May 2020.
  • Prerana J R, SwadiKorattiparambil, V S Tanmayee, Vaishnavi Ashokan, and Dr A. Dr A. Ajina, “Indian sign Language Recognition System Using Deep Learning and Machine Learning Algorithms”, Compliance Engineering Journal 11 (6), pp. 400-407,2020.
  • Dr A. Ajina, and Ujwalkumar,” Email Spoofing & BacklashesInternational Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE) ISSN: 2278-3075, vol.8 issue-11, September 2019, Retrieval Number J93100881019/2019©BEIESP DOI: 10.35940/ijitee. J9310.0981119
  • Dr A. Ajina,and Mydhili K Nair, “A Robust Fault-Tolerant and QoS Centric Routing Protocol for Mobile-WMSNs: FTQ-RPM, Indian Journal of Science and Technology, vol 11(41), DOI: 10.17485/ijst/2018/v11i41/130331, November 2018, ISSN (Print): 0974-6846 ISSN (Online): 0974-5645
  • Dr A. Ajina,and Mydhili K Nair, Dynamic Network State Learning Model for Mobility Based WMSN Routing Protocol,International Journal of Communication Networks and Information Security (IJCNIS), ISSN: 2076-0930 (Print) ISSN: 2073-607X (Online) vol. 10, no. 2, Aug 2018, pp 266-278.
  • Dr A. Ajina, and Mydhili K Nair, Cross Layered Network Condition Aware Mobile-Wireless Multimedia Sensor Network Routing Protocol for Mission Critical Communication,International Journal of Communication Networks andInformation Security (IJCNIS)ISSN: 2076-0930 (Print) ISSN: 2073-607X v 9, no. 1, April 2017, pp:95-103,Scopus Journal, Q3.
  • Ashwini Pillai, Anurag Kumar and Dr A. Ajina,Survey of Network Security in Mobile Ad-Hoc Network,IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering (IOSR-JCE), e-ISSN: 2278-0661, p-ISSN: 2278-8727, vol.18, issue 5, Ver. III (Sep. – Oct. 2016), Page no 29-36.
  • Dr A. Ajina, and Mydhili K Nair, A Study of QoS algorithm for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks, International Journal of Computer Science Engineering (IJCSE), ISSN: 2319-7323, vol. 4, no.04, Jul 2015, pp: 203-207
  • Tejeswara Raju V, Vineeth V, Sneha R, Suhas Chadha, Dr A. Ajina,Survey of Routing Protocols in MANET, International Journal Of Engineering And Computer Science ISSN:2319-7242, vol.4, issue 7, July 2015, pp:13243-13250
  • Tejeswar Raju, V Vineeth, V Sneha Raju and Dr A. Ajina,Comparison of MANET and sensor in Ad Hoc Network, International journal of Computer Technology and applications, ISSN: 2229-6093, vol.6, issue 2, Mar-April 2015, page no: 340-346
  • Nikhil Mascarenhas , Pradeep G , Manish Agrawal , Subash P , and Dr A. Ajina,A Proposed Model For Traffic Signal Preemption Using Global Positioning System (GPS), Computer Science & Information Technology,3,no.4, Publication : AIRCC DOI: 10. 5121/csit.2013.342, ISSN: 2231-5403 ISBN: 978-1-921987-09-0. Cited by:13
  • Dr A. Dr A. Ajina,Energy Efficient, Power Aware Routing Algorithm for Sensor Network,International Journal of Computer Theory and Engineering (IJCTE) Article no: 297, February 2011, vol.3, no1, ISSN:1793-8201, Cited by:10

 

Book Chapter:

 

  • P. Indumathi, Dr A. Ajina,” Generating Feasible Path Between Path Testing and Data Flow Testing”,Lecture Notes on Data Engineering and Communications Technologiesbook series, Evolutionary Computing and Mobile Sustainable Networks Proceedings of ICECMSN 2020, Springer, vol. 53, pp 325-335.
  • Sucharith P., Suprith K. P., Ujwal Kasturi and Ajina” A,Book Titled: Fuzzy Expert Systems and Applications in AgriculturalDiagnosis Chapter 4: Applications of Fuzzy Expert Systems in Farming”,Publisher: IGI Global, July 2019, ISBN13: 9781522591757, ISBN10: 1522591753, EISBN13: 9781522591771, DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-9175-7

 

International conferences:

 

  • P. Indumathi, Dr A. Ajina,” Generating Feasible Path Between Path Testing and Data Flow TestingThe International Conference on Evolutionary Computing and Mobile Sustainable Networks (ICECMSN 2020), Sir M. Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India on 20-21, Feb 2020.
  • Dr A. Ajina, Ujwalkumar “Email Spoofing and Backlashes and Energy and Sustainability”, International conference on Technology Convergence in Engineering, 11th and 12th July, 2019, India.
  • Pradyumna K.R, Dr A. Ajina, “Supervised and Unsupervised Algorithms for Handwritten Digit Recognitioin”,9th International Conference on Recent Engineering and Technology on 5th May 2019, organized by Organisation of science & innovative Engineering and technology Chennai, India, in association with New Horizion college of Engineering, Bangalore, India.
  • Yashawini K P, Nisha Rani, Varshajadhav and Dr A. Dr A. Ajina, “ABOPI: Authentication by bringing own picture/image,”IEEE International Conference On Recent Trends in Electronics Information Communication Technology, organized by the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, SVCE, Bangalore, India, May 19-20, 2017 IEEE XPLORE ISBN:978-1-5090-3704-9.
  • Dr A. Ajina,GR Sakthidharan and Kanchan M Miskin,”Study of Energy Efficient, Power Aware Routing Algorithm and Their Applications”, The 2nd International Conference on Machine Learning and Computing (ICMLC 2010), 9 – 10, February 2010, Bangalore, India, Cited by:10.

 

National conferences:

 

  • Dr A. Ajina, and Mydhili K Nair, “Survey on energy issues and quality of service in Wireless Multimedia Sensor network,”Recent Advancement in Computer Science and Engineering (RACE16), 27th February 2016 Organized by Bethlehem Institute of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu.
  • Dr A. Ajina, and Mydhili K Nair,” A survey on Energy-Efficient QoS Aware Algorithm for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks”,8th National Woman’s Science Congress, 7-8th November 2015Organised by MatruVedike (Women Scientists Forum), Bangalore, Karnataka.
  • Dr A. Ajina, “An overview of the routing protocols in wireless sensor networks – A survey”, in Computing Technologies and Trends, 20th& 21st Mar 2013 organized by R L J I T, Bangalore.
  • Nikhil Mascarenhas , Pradeep G , Subash P , and Dr A. Ajina , “The Vehicle Routing problem- Various Heuristic Algorithms”, Frontiers in Virtualization and computing technology, 4th& 5th Oct 2012, M V J College of Engineering, Bangalore.
  • Dr A. Ajina and GR Sakthidharan, “Energy and Power aware routing protocol for MANETNCRACCG-10, held on 8th and 9th Apr 2010organized by Hindustan college of engineering, Coimbatore.
  • Dr A. Ajina and GR Sakthidharan, “Comparison of power aware metric in Dynamic Source Routing “, Recent Application in Communication, Networking & Power System. 28th and 29th of Apr 2010, Adhiman College of Engineering, Hosur, Tamil Nadu.
  • Dr A. Ajina and GR Sakthidharan, “Energy Efficient, Power aware Routing Algorithm in Mobile ADHOC Network “, National Conference on Advanced Computing and Wireless Networks, 30th Apr 2010, HKBK college Bangalore.

Dr A. Ajina and GR Sakthidharan, “Integrating Energy Aware and Power Management schemes in MANET “, NACONT-10, 31st Mar 2010 in Dr.PaulsEngg., college, Villupuram, Tamil Nadu.

Areas of expertise: Machine Learning, Image Processing, Data Analytics
Teaching experience: 9 years
Research experience: 1 year
Date of joining: 1 July, 2019
Email ID: deepakdj.rvitm@rvce.edu.in

Publications:

 

National Conference      :

International Journals     :01

International Conference: 10

 

List of Publications:
International refereed journals:

 

  • Deepak D J, Keerthi Prasad G, Imran Khan and Naveen R Chanukotimath. “Dvadasham(Dodeca) Edge Filter for Impulse Noise, Gaussian Noise, Quantum Noise Reduction in Images”, International Journal of advanced Computer Technology- COMPUSOFT,II, issue. 7, ISSN: 2320-0790, pp. 204-209, July 2013

 

International Conference

 

  • Alwyn Roshan Pais, Deepak D J, B. R. Chandavarkar. “Protection against Denial ofService and Input Manipulation Vulnerabilities in Service Oriented Architecture”, Advances in Network Security and Applications Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 196, issue. 1, pp.331-343, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-22540-6_32. ISBN 978-3-642-22539-0, 2011.

 

  • Keerthi Prasad G, Imran Khan, Naveen R Chanukotimath, Firoz Khan and Deepak D J.“Statistical Analysis of PCA and DTW for Kannada online handwritten character recognition For Handheld Devices”, of ICRASE-15, Bangalore, India, pp. 26-27,ISRASE ISBN: 978-93-84935-32-0,2015

 

  • Naveen R Chanukotimath, Feroz Khan, Keerthi Prasad G, Imran Khan, and Deepak D J.“A Survey on Performance Evaluation of various Image Filters for Gaussian Noise and Quantum Noise”,of ICRASE-15, Bangalore, India, pp. 27-28, ISRASE ISBN: 978-93-84935-32-0, 2015.

 

 

  • Sandeep G S, Sunil Kumar B S, and Deepak D J. “An Efficient Lossless CompressionUsing Double Huffman Minimum Variance Encoding Technique”, of iCATccT2015, IEEE Bangalore Section, India, Oct 29-30, 2015.

 

  • Sandeep GS, Sunil Kumar BS, Mamatha GS, Deepak DJ, “A survey of optimization ofRate Distortion Techniques for H.264 Scalable Video Coding”,Springer Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Series, 8th April, 2016.

 

  • Raghudathesh G P, Deepak D J, Keerthi Prasad G, “IoT Based Intelligent PoultryManagement System Using Linux Embedded System”, of International Conferenceon Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India, 13th-16th Sept 2017.

 

  • Deepak D J, Dr. Sunil Kumar B S, “Survey On Liver Tumor Segmentation Techniques in Computed Tomography Images Using Deep Learning Methods”,at 10th International Conference on Recent Engineering and Technology  (ICRET) 2020, 21st June, 2020, Bangalore.

 

  • Savitha G, Deepak N A, Deepak D J, “Retinopathy Based Multistage Classification of Diabeties”, 3rd International Conference on Integrated Intelligent Computing Communication & Security(ICIIC 2021), 6th -7th August 2021, SJBIT Bengaluru, Karnataka.

 

  • Savitha G, Deepak N A, Deepak D J, “Data Acquisition Using IoT to Monitor Coal Mining Environment”, 3rd International Conference on Integrated Intelligent Computing Communication & Security(ICIIC 2021), 6th -7th August 2021, SJBIT Bengaluru, Karnataka.
  • Deepak N A, Savitha G, Deepak D J, “Topic Models for Re-Id from Curbed Vido Traces”, 16th International Conference on Information Processing ICInPro 2021, Oct 22-24, 2021,UVCE, Bengaluru, Karnataka.

Areas of expertise: Sentimental Analysis, Machine Learning, Deep learning and Data Mining
Experience: 16 years
Date of joining: 01-10-2021
Email ID: nibeditap.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Publications:

 

International Journals:                   08

National Journals:                00

International Conference:     03

International Conference:     05

 

List of Publications

 

International Refereed Journals:

 

  • [1]. Nibedita Panigrahi, Dr. Asha T, “Improved Bi-LSTM Lexicon Embedding Model for Sentimental Classification”, Strad Research (UGC Care Journal), Vol . 8, Issue 7, pp 213-223, 2021 , ISSN No:1869-9391.

 

  • [2]. Nibedita Panigrahi, Dr. Asha T, in a UGC-CARE Approved Group-II Journal titled as “Sentimental Analysis based on deep learning, A Provisional study”, GIS Science Journal, Volume-8, Issue-3, March-2021, ISSN No:1869-9391.

 

  • [3]. Nibedita Panigrahi, Dr. Asha T, “RHALSA: Ranking Hotels using Aspect Level Sentiment Analysis” International Journal of Computer Science, which is Published on 15th November 2018, USA, by “Science Publications”(DOI:10.3844/jcssp.2018).

 

  • [4]. Nibedita Panigrahi, Dr. Asha T, “Aspect- Level Sentiment Analysis on Hotel Reviews” in the ICCIDM- International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Data Mining (ICCIDM-2017) having online ISBN-978- 981-10-8055-5, PP no:379-389.

 

  • [5]. Nibedita Panigrahi, Dr. Asha T “Comprehensive Analysis on Domain Specific Ontology based Data Extraction and Annotation – A Survey” ,IMCIET – International Conference on Communication and Computing (ICCC-2014).

 

  • [6]. Nibedita Panigrahi, Nibedita M “Software system for weather and disease modeling at regional scale”, International Journal on Emerging Recent Trends (IJERT2016).

 

  • [7]. Nibedita Panigrahi, Dr. Asha T , “Co-Extracting Opinion Relations from Online Reviews Based on the Word Alignment Model” International Journal on Emerging Recent Trends (IJERT-2015).

 

  • [8]. Nibedita Panigrahi, “An Efficient Algorithm for Mining of frequent items using incremental model” International Journal of Computer Science and Informatics (IJCSI-2011),Volume. 1 1, page-: 17-21, ISSN (PRINT): 2231 –5292.

Areas of expertise: Data Structures and Algorithms, Programming Languages(C,C++, Java, Python), Image/Video Processing, Data Mining   Machine Learning and Deep learning.
Experience: 8 years
Date of joining: 02-11-2021
Email ID: girishn.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Publications:

 

International Journals: 03
International Conferences: 02
National Conferences: 02

 

List of Publications
International Journals:

 

  • “Detection of Frame Duplication Using Multi Scale Local Oriented Feature Descriptors”, Published Journal in International Journal Of Intelligent Engineering and Systems. ISSN: 2185- 3118.

 

  • “A Review on Digital Video Forgery Detection Techniques in Cyber Forensics”, published journal in Science, Technology and Development ISSN: 0950-0707.

 

  • “Image Equalization Using Gaussian Mixture Modeling with Contrast as an Enhancement feature” in International Journal of Engineering and Research and Technology (IJERT), March 2013, ISSN: 2278-0181, Vol. 2, Issue No. 3.

 

International Conferences:

 

  • “A Survey on CNN Model for Object Forgery Detection in Advanced Videos.” 9th International Conference on Recent Engineering and Technology (ICERT-2019) on 5th May 2019 at New Horizon College of Engineering, Bengaluru.

 

  • “Machine Learning Approaches for Data Analytics and Modeling”, in 5th International Conference on Applied Science, Engineering and Technology (ICASET-2018), on 17th and 18th May-2018 at Sri Sairam College of Engineering, Bangalore.

 

National Conferences:

 

  • “CNN Model for Object Based Forgery Detection in Advanced Videos.” In National Conference on Convergence of Science, Technology and Management (NCCSTM-2019), on 10th May 2019, Dayananda Sagar Academy of Technology and management, Bengaluru.

 

  • “Automatic Detection of Object Based Forgery in Advanced Videos.”, National Conference on Convergence of Science, Technology and Management (NCCSTM-2017), on 19th May 2017, Dayananda Sagar Academy of Technology and management, Bengaluru. ISBN 978-93-85682-483

 

NPTEL / Online Courses Completed:

 

  • Elite Performer in the NPTEL Online Certification, on the course of “The Joy of Computing Using Python” Funded by the Ministry of HRD, Govt of India.
  • Completed Course “Python Programming: A Concise Introduction” at Coursera from Wesleyan University.
  • Successfully completed the NPTEL Online Certification, on the course of “Python for Data Science” Funded by the Ministry of HRD, Govt of India.