IRNet Mentors

Prof. Dr.Srikanta Patnaik,
Department of Computer Science and Engineering.
SOA University, Bhubaneswar- 751030 ORISSA
Dr. Srikanta Patnaik is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, SOA University, Bhubaneswar, India. He has received his Ph. D. (Engineering) on Computational Intelligence from Jadavpur University, India in 1999 and supervised 12 Ph. D. theses and more than 30 M. Tech theses in the area of Machine Intelligence, Soft Computing Applications and Re-Engineering. Dr. Patnaik has published more than 60 research papers in international journals and conference proceedings. He is author of 2 text books and edited 12 books and few invited book chapters, published by leading international publisher like Springer-Verlag, Kluwer Academic, etc.. Dr. Patnaik was the Principal Investigator of TAPTEC project “Building Cognition for Intelligent Robot” sponsored by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and Major Research Project “Machine Learning and Perception using Cognition Methods” sponsored by University Grant Commission. He is the Editors-in-Chief of International Journal of Information and Communication Technology and International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics published from Inderscience Publishing House, England and also Editors-in-chief of Book Series on “Modeling and Optimization in Science and Technology” published from Springer, Germany.

Prof. Dr. Madjid Tavana,
Professor and Distin guished Chair of Business Analytics Chairman of the Business Systems and Analytics Department
La Salle University • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141 • USA


International Journal of Management and Decision Making
International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences
International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Data Mining
International Journal of Strategic Decision
International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems
International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems
Dr. Madjid Tavana is Professor and Lindback Distinguished Chair of Business Analytics at La Salle University, where he serves as Chairman of the Business Systems and Analytics Department. He also holds an Honorary Professorship in Business Information Systems at the University of Paderborn in Germany. Dr. Tavana is Distinguished Research Fellow at the Kennedy Space Center, the Johnson Space Center, the Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center, and the Air Force Research Laboratory. He was recently honored with the prestigious Space Act Award by NASA. He holds an MBA, PMIS, and PhD in Management Information Systems and received his Post-Doctoral Diploma in Strategic Information Systems from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He has published 12 books and over 250 research papers in international scholarly academic journals. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Decision Analytics, International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences, International Journal of Management and Decision Making, International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Data Mining, International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences and International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems.

Prof. Dr.Sc.Kazumi Nakamatsu,
School of Human Science and Environment University of Hyogo.
Kazumi Nakamatsu received the Ms. Eng. and Dr. Sci. from Shizuoka University and Kyushu University, Japan, respectively. He is a full Professor at School of Human Science and Environment, University of Hyogo, Japan.
His research interests encompass various kinds of logic and their applications to Computer Science, especially paraconsistent annotated logic programs and their applications. He has developed some paraconsistent annotated logic programs called ALPSN(Annotated Logic Program with Strong Negation), VALPSN(Vector ALPSN), EVALPSN(Extended VALPSN) and bf-EVALPSN (before-after EVALPSN) recently, and applied them to various intelligent systems such as a safety verification based railway interlocking control system and process order control. He is an author of over 150 papers and 20 book chapters, and 10 edited books published by prominent publishers.
Kazumi Nakamatsu has chaired various international conferences, workshops and invited sessions, and he has been a member of numerous international program committees of workshops and conferences in the area of Computer Science. He serves as Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Reasoning-based Intelligent Systems(IJRIS) by Inderscience Publisher(UK) and an editorial board member of many international journals. He has contributed numerous invited lectures at international workshops, conferences, and academic organizations. He also is a recipient of some conference and paper awards. He is a member of Japan AI Society, Japan Facial Society, etc.

Prof. Dr.Roumen Kountchev,
Faculty of Telecommunications, Department of Radio Communications and Video Technologies at the Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria.
Roumen Kountchev, Ph.D., D. Sc. is a professor at the Faculty of Telecommunications, Department of Radio Communications and Video Technologies at the Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria.
His scientific areas of interest are: digital signal and image processing, image compression, multimedia watermarking, video communications, pattern recognition and neural networks. Prof. Kountchev has 341 papers published in magazines and conference proceedings (71 international); 15 books; 46 book chapters; 20 patents (3 international). He had been principle investigator of 38 research projects (6 international).
At present he is a member of Euro Mediterranean Academy of Arts and Sciences (EMAAS) and President of Bulgarian Association for Pattern Recognition (member of Intern. Association for Pattern Recognition). Editorial board member of: Intern. Journal of Reasoning-based Intelligent Systems; Intern. Journal Broad Research in Artificial Intelligence and Neuroscience; KES Focus Group on Intelligent Decision Technologies; Egyptian Computer Science Journal; Intern. Journal of Bio-Medical Informatics and e-Health, and Intern. Journal Intelligent Decision Technologies. He has been a plenary speaker at: WSEAS Intern. Conf. on Signal Processing 2009, Istanbul; WSEAS Intern. Conf. on Signal Processing, Robotics and Automation, University of Cambridge 2010, UK; WSEAS Intern. Conf. on Signal Processing, Computational Geometry and Artificial Vision 2012, Istanbul, Turkey; Intern. Workshop on Bioinformatics, Medical Informatics and e-Health 2013, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt; Workshop SCCIBOV 2015, Djillali Liabès University, Sidi Bel Abbès, Algérie; Intern. Conf. on Information Technology 2015 and 2017, Al Zayatoonah University, Amman, Jordan; WSEAS European Conf. of Computer Science 2016, Rome, Italy.

Prof.Dr. Mehdi Toloo,
Prof.Dr. Mehdi Toloo, is an Professor of Data Modelling and Analytics in the Department of Business Administration and a docent in Engineering Management in the Department of Systems Engineering at Technical University of Ostrava in Czech Republic. Dr. Toloo is an internationally recognized expert in Data Envelopment Analysis, Multi-objective programming, and Network Flows. He serves as an area editor for Computers & Industrial Engineering. He has written fourteen books and published in top-tier journals including OMEGA,European Journal of Operational Research, Computers & Operations Research,International Journal of Production Research, Computers & Industrial Engineering, Applied Mathematics and Computers, Applied Mathematical Modelling, Expert Systems with Applications, Annals of Operations Research, Journal of the Operational Research Society, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Computers and Mathematics with Applications, Measurement, Computational Economics, Computational and Applied Mathematics, International Journal of Management Science, and The Journal of Supercomuting among others.

Prof.Dr. Zhengtao Yu,
Dean, School of Information Engineering and Automation Kunming University of Science and Technology ,China
Prof. Zhengtao Yu, Ph.D., is the dean of the Faculty of Information Engineering and Automation, the director of the Provincial Key Lab of Intelligent Information Processing, and the Chief Professor of KUST innovation team of Intelligent Information Processing.
He is graduated from Beijing Institute of Technology with Ph.D. on Computer Application Technologies in 2005. He visited Purdue University as a visiting scholar in 2009. He has over 100 publications in international journals and conferences, holds numerous patents and copyrights. He had won numerous awards including the first prize and the third prize of Yunnan Province Science and Technology Progress Award, the second prize of Yunnan Province Natural Science Award. Prof. Yu is specialized in Natural Language Processing, Information Retrieval, and Information Extraction. His research interests include: Chinese corpus and Southeast Asia minority languages corpus construction, linguistic information processing, question-answering system, cross-language information retrieval, multi-lingual machine translation, cross-language public opinion analysis.

Prof.Dr.John Wang,
Dept. of Information Management & Business Analytics School of Business Montclair State University, USA
John Wang, Ph.D, works in the Department of Information Management and Business Analytics at Montclair State University, USA. Having received a scholarship award, he came to the USA and completed his PhD in operations research from Temple University. Due to his extraordinary contributions, Prof. Wang has been honored with two special range adjustments in 2006 and 2009 respectively. He has published over 100 refereed papers and more than ten books. He has also developed several computer software programs based on his research findings.
He is the Editor-in-Chief of Int. J. of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management and International Journal of Applied Management Science. Also, he is the Editor of Encyclopedia of Business Analytics and Optimization (five-volume), Data Warehousing and Mining: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (six-volume) and the Editor of the Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining, 1st (two-volume) and 2nd (four-volume). His long-term research goal is on the synergy of operations research, data mining and cybernetics.

Prof.Dr. Kevin Deng,
Distinguished Professor of Chinese 1,000 Talents Programme Room 404, School of Transportation Science and Engineering BUAA
Prof.Dr. Kevin Deng, had worked for General Motors R&D Center in USA as a senior researcher since 1996.
He was a three-time recipient of the “Charles McCuen” Award, the highest research award in General Motors, and a twice-recipient of the `Boss' Kettering Award, the most prestigious award in GM for technical invention and innovation. He briefly served as an acting director of Hong Kong Automotive Parts & Accessories R&D Center in 2010. Currently he serves as the Editor in Chief of International Journal of Vehicle Autonomous Systems and Associate Editor of International Journal of Vehicle Design, and was the associate editor of IEEE Transaction on Vehicular Technology . He was also the Chair of the Transportation Track of 2010-2016 IEEE Vehicular Technology Conferences respectively, and Technical Program Chair of FISITA on Chassis Systems and Integration Technology, etc.
He holds numerous patents and is the authors/co-authors of over 100 publications in international journals and conferences. He is also invited keynote speakers of numerous conferences and forums worldwide. His primary research interests are in electric and intelligent vehicles, dynamics and controls, and modeling and simulation technologies, etc.

Prof.Dr. Feng Qiao,
Shenyang JianZhu University
Shenyang, China
Prof. Feng Qiao , received his B.Eng. Degree in electrical engineering and M.S.E. Degree in systems engineering from the Northeastern University, Shenyang, China, in 1982 and 1987, respectively; and his PhD in intelligent modelling and control from the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK in 2005. During the period between 1987 and 2001, he worked at the Automation Research Institute of Metallurgical Industry, Beijing, China, as a senior engineer in electrical and computer engineering. He is currently a Professor at Faculty of Information and Control Engineering, Shenyang JianZhu University (SJZU), Shenyang, China. His research interests include modelling and simulation, fuzzy logic systems, neural networks, nonlinear systems, stochastic systems, sliding mode control, robust control, adaptive control, process control, structural vibration control, fault diagnosis and robotic manipulation. Currently Professor Qiao is acting as the Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Simulation and Process Modelling, a member of editorial board of the International Journal of Modelling, Identification and Control, and he serves on many international conferences as IPC and OPC members.

Prof. Dr. Tao Shen,
Vice Dean,School of Information Engineering and Automation Kunming University of Science and Technology,Kunming,China.
Prof. Dr. Tao Shen , is a doctoral supervisor in School of Information Engineering and Automation, Kunming University of Science and Technology. He had received his master’s degree and Ph.D. from Illinois Institute of Technology in USA, bachelor degree from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China. He is an executive director and Deputy Secretary-General of Youth Committee of Chinese Materials Institute, a fellow of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(IEEE) and China Computer Federation(CCF). He is a peer-reviewer with National Natural Science Foundation of China, a high-caliber talent accredited by provincial government of Yunnan province. He participated in over 10 research projects, including projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, Applied Basic Research Programs of Yunnan Province, and Science Foundation of Department of Education, Yunnan Province. He has published more than 40 papers indexed by SCI/EI, 2 monographs, and held numerous patents and copyrights. His main research fields including: Terahertz technologies and their applications, Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining and Smart Power Grids.

Prof. Dr. Nilanjan Dey,
Department of Information Technology,
Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata, INDIA.
Nilanjan Dey, Nilanjan Dey, PhD. is an Asst. Professor in the Department of Information Technology in Techno India College of Technology, Rajarhat, Kolkata, India. He holds an honorary position of Visiting Scientist at Global Biomedical Technologies Inc., CA, USA and Research Scientist of Laboratory of Applied Mathematical Modeling in Human Physiology, Territorial Organization Of- Sgientifig And Engineering Unions, BULGARIA, Associate Researcher of Laboratoire RIADI , University of Manouba, TUNISIA. He is the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Ambient Computing and Intelligence(IGI Global), US , International Journal of Rough Sets and Data Analysis (IGI Global), US, Series Editor of Advances in Geospatial Technologies(AGT) Book Series, (IGI Global), US, Executive Editor of International Journal of Image Mining (IJIM), Inderscience, Regional Editor-Asia of International Journal of Intelligent Engineering Informatics (IJIEI), Inderscience and Associated Editor of International Journal of Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology, IGI Global. His research interests include: Medical Imaging, Soft computing, Data mining, Machine learning, Rough set, Mathematical Modeling and Computer Simulation, Modeling of Biomedical Systems, Robotics and Systems, Information Hiding, Security, Computer Aided Diagnosis, Atherosclerosis. He has 8 books and 160 international conferences and journal papers. He is a life member of IE, UACEE, ISOC etc.

Prof. Tapio Varis
Professor of Vocational Education (with particular reference to Global Learning Environments)
Faculty of Education, University of Tampere
UNESCO Chair in global e-learning with applications to multiple domains
Prof. Tapio Varis is Professor of Vocational Education, with particular reference to global learning environments at the University of Tampere, Finland. He is also associated with Research Centre for Vocational Education and UNESCO Chair in global e-Learning with applications to multiple domains. Prof. Varis is Principal research associate of UNESCO-UNEVOC and Acting President of Global University System (GUS). He is former Rector of the University for Peace in Costa Rica and Expert on media and digital literacy to the European. He is also Communication and Media Scholar at the University of Helsinki and the University of Art and Design in Helsinki and the University of Lapland, Finland. He has published approximately 200 scientific contributions.

He is also Board Member of the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE)

Professor  Janusz Kacprzyk, Ph.D., D.Sc. 
Head, Intelligent Systems Laboratory
Systems Research Institute
Polish Academy of Science
Newelska 6 Street, 01-447 warsaw, Poland
Prof. Janusz Kacprzyk studies computer science and automatic control at the Department of Electronics, Warsaw University of Technology in Warsaw, Poland. during1965 - 1970. He did his M.S. in computer science and automatic control in 1970 from the Warsaw University of Technology. He was awarded Ph.D. with distinction in systems analysis received in October, 1977 from the Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, Poland. He was awarded with D.Sc. (habilitation) in computer science in 1990 from the Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences. He was a full Professor, since 1997, awarded by President of the Republic of Poland and Academician (Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences), since 2002. He is a fellow of IEEE, IFSA and member-correspondent, Polish Academy of Sciences. He is foreign Member, Spanish Royal Academy of Economic and Financial Sciences (Real Academia de Ciencias Economicas y Financieras) and President, International Fuzzy Systems Association (IFSA). He is President, Polish Society for Operational and Systems Research (PTBOiS). He has edited number of volumes in Fuzzy systems and soft computing. Among them the selected few are : Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, Springer, Heidelberg and New York, Advances in Soft Computing, Springer, Heidelberg and New York, Studies in Computational Intelligence, Springer, Heidelberg and New York and  Springer Series on Synergetics, Springer, Heidelberg and New York, Editor.
He is international advisory board member of many international journals such as Fuzzy Sets and Systems (Elsevier), International Journal of Intelligent Systems (Wiley, New York, USA),  deputy editor-in-chief of Archives of Control Sciences (PWN, Warsaw), Control and Cybernetics (SRI PAS, Warsaw), International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-Based Systems (World Scietific, Singapore), Mathware & Soft Computing (Spain), BUSEFAL - Bulletin pour les Sousensembles Flous et leur Applications (Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France), Notes on IFS (Intuitionistic Fuzzy Sets) (Prof. Marin Drinov Academic Publishing, Sofia, Bulgaria), Journal of Fuzzy Logic and Intelligent Systems (Korea Fuzzy Logic and Intelligent Systems Society), Coeditor-in-chief- International Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems (Electronic Association of Australia), Evolutionary Optimization (Internet), Soft Computing (Springer-Verlag, Berlin),Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making (Kluwer, Boston), Journal of Multiple-Valued Logic and Soft Computing (OCP Science, Philadelphia), International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Information Processing (IJISIP) (IKS . International Intelligenct Knowledge Systems Society), Information Sciences (Elsevier, USA), NIP . LR, Neural Information Processing . Letters and Reviews, International Journal of Performability Engineering (RAMS Consultants), Associate Editor- IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Research (Research India Publications), IRECOS . International Review on Computers and Software, Member of Advisory Board, IC-MED . International Journal of Intelligent Computing in Medical Sciences and Image Processing and International Journal of Innovative Computing and Applications, International Journal of Computational Science (IJCS), The Global Information Publisher and Journal of Automation, Mobile Robotics and Intelligent Systems, PIAP, Editor in chief.

Prof. (Dr.) D. P. Kothari,
Fellow - IEEE
Life Fellow - Institution of Engineers (India)
Life Membership - Indian Society for Technical Education
Fellow - National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad
Fellow - Indian National Academy of Engineering
Senior Member - CSI
Prof. (Dr.) Dwarkadas Pralhaddas Kothari is an internationally acclaimed academician and a virtuous academic administrator of India. Prof.Kothari is a pioneering researcher in the domain of Electrical Engineering and his contributions to such a celebrated discipline of engineering transformed theoretical foundations and industrial applications of Power Quality and Energy Systems Planning and Modeling.
Prof. Kothari has served as Advisor to the Chancellor at VIT University, Vellore and prior to that he was Head, Centre for Energy Studies at IIT Delhi (1995–97) and Principal, Visvesvaraya Regional Engineering College, Nagpur (1997–98). He has also been Director i/c, IIT Delhi (2005) and Deputy Director (Administration), IIT Delhi (2003–06). Prof.Kothari is most popularly known for his contributions to the advancement of engineering education in India. He has published/presented over 700 papers in national and international journals/conferences.
He has authored/co-authored 25 books including Power System Optimization, Modern Power System Analysis, Electric Machines, Power System Transients, Theory and Problems of Electric Machines, Renewable Energy Sources and Emerging Technologies, and Power System Engineering. His research interests include Optimal Hydro-thermal Scheduling, Unit Commitment, Maintenance Scheduling, Energy Conservation (loss minimization and voltage control), and Power Quality and Energy Systems Planning and Modelling.

His Awards and Honors include:
• The World Management Congress, New Delhi, gave Prof.Kothari the Lifetime Achievement Award for ‘Educational Planning and Administration' in December 2009.
• The University Grants Commission presented him the UGC National Swami Pranavananda Saraswati Award for 2005 on Education for his scholarly contributions.
• He is the recipient of the National Khosla Lifetime Achievement Award 2005 from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee,
• National Award for Science and Technology from the Uttar Pradesh government in 2001 and the Eminent Engineering Personality award from the Institution of Engineers (India) for the year 2001.

Dr. Roumiana Kountcheva
Vice president,
TK Engineering, Sofia
Dr. Kountcheva has completed her M.Sc. in Computer Science in 1973 from Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria and Ph.D. in 1977;she joined as a Senior Researcher TIE in 1992. Presently, Dr.Kountcheva is working as the Vice president of TK Engineering, Sofia. Her main scientific interests: Image processing, Image compression and digital watermarking, Image tensor representation, CNCs, Programmable controllers. Her total number of publicationsincludes176 (30 Journal papers, 18 Book chapters). She has delivered plenary speeches at international scientific conferences and scientific events: 15. Also Dr.Kountcheva has handled about 45 scientific research projects (PI and Co-PI). Again she has filed 5 Patents(2 USA and 3 EU). She has been a member of Bulgarian Association for Pattern Recognition (member of IAPR), member of International Research Institute for Economics and Management(IRIEM), member of Institute of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (IDSAI). She is also an honorary Member of the Honorable Editorial Board of the nonprofit peer reviewed open access IJBST Journal Group

Prof. Dr. Junsheng Shi
School of Physics and Electronic Information,
Yunnan Normal University
Prof. Junsheng Shi is a professor in the School of Physics and Electronic Information, Yunnan Normal University, Kunming, China and also member of China Illuminating Engineering Society-Image Technology Specialized Committee. Since 2001, he has been a Ph.D. in School of Optics and Photonics, Beijing Institute of Technology. He in charge of Yunnan Province key disciplines "Optical Engineering" and leader for Technology innovation team in color and optical imaging technology of Colleges and universities in Yunnan. He is a member of the Professional Committee of China Optical Technology Optical Society, Chinese Society of Image and Graphics Technical Committee stereoscopic image, foreign journals "Optical Engineering", "Journal of Display Technology" and the present domestic main disciplines journal "Acta Optica Sinica", "Chinese Optics Letters","ActaPhotonicaSinica" and other reviewers. In 2004 and 2008, respectively, awards of scientific and technological progress and natural science in Yunnan Province. Three projects of the National Natural Science Fund and two projects of the Yunnan Natural Science Fund have been completed. In past five years, the two major projects in Yunnan Province Department of Education were presided over, more than 50 papers have been published, and fifteen invention patents have been applied for, and authorized two. His research interests include color appearance models, the color management systems, characteristics of the human visual system and application for color imaging and digital image processing.

Dr. Yonghang Tai
Color & Image Vision Lab.,
Yunnan Normal University, Kunming, China
From 2009-2012, Dr.Yonghang Tai studied in Yunnan Normal University and got his bachelor’s degree. He has received his Ph. D on Computer Science from Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. He has hosted 4 Fund projects including Deakin University Postgraduate Research Full Scholarship, Yunnan Education Commission, Yunnan Natural Science Foundation, and Yunnan Education Commission. He has published more than 30 papers, 5 of which have been indexed by SCI. He is the Co-Editor of International Journal of Telemedicine and Clinical Practices and Machine learning and data analytics. His research interests include VR/AR/MR in surgical simulation, Physic-based rendering, Medial image processing.

Dr. K. Ramnarayan
Manipal University, Jaipur
Presently, Dr K Ramnarayan is the Vice-Chancellor of Manipal University at Jaipur. In 1994, he moved to the International Centre for Health Sciences, Manipal, as Associate Dean, to provide academic leadership for the MBBS Twinning Program with the University of the West Indies. He became the first Dean of the unique Melaka Manipal MBBS twin campus program with Malaysia.
He received the Excellence Award for creating intellectual capital in the Melaka Manipal medical program. Dr Ramnarayan is one of the early recipients of the ECFMG Foreign Faculty Fellowship in Basic Sciences, which initiated him into medical education in the US. He was also awarded the Short Term Exchange Fellowship in academic leadership by the Foundation for the Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), USA. He was one of the founder members of the Department of Medical Education, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal. He has conducted over 300 faculty development workshops, nationally and internationally, for health professionals, over the past 25 years. He also has a Post Graduate Diploma in Higher Education from the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). With his expertise in medical education, he has guided several PhD students and has over 80 scientific publications, most of them pertaining to medical education. He has been an International Advisor for four successive editions of Underwood’s textbook of Pathology. An academician to the core, he enjoys teaching and is passionate about people empowerment and mentoring.

Prof Marco Ceccarelli,
(ASME fellow, Past IFToMM President, Dr Honoris Causa)
 LARM: Laboratory of Robotics and Mechatronics
 DICIME; University of Cassino and South Latium
Via Di Biasio 43, 03043 Cassino (Fr), Italy
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Dr. Richard John Fairchild,  Lecturer in Corporate Finance,
School of Management, University of Bath, UK.
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Dr. Maode Ma,
Associate Professor
Nanyang Technological University
School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Avenue
Singapore 639798
Dr. Maode Ma received his BE degree from Tsinghua University in 1982, his ME degree from Tianjin University in 1991 and his Ph.D. degree in computer science from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 1999. Now, Dr. Ma is an Associate Professor in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. He has extensive research interests including wireless networking and wireless network security. He has led and/or participated in around 20 research projects funded by government, industry, military and universities in various countries. He has been a member of the technical program committees for more than 100 international conferences. He has been a general chair, technical symposium chair, tutorial chair, publication chair, publicity chair and session chair for more than 50 international conferences. Dr. Ma has over 200 international academic publications including more than 80 journal papers, more than 140 conference papers and/or book chapters, and 4 academic books. Dr. Ma is the Editor-in-Chief of International journal of Electronic Transport and Topic Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of the Advancements in Computing Technology. He currently serves as a Senior Editor for IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials and an Associate Editor for International Journal of Network and Computer Applications, International Journal of Security and Communication Networks, International journal of Communication Systems, and International Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing. Dr. Ma is a senior member of IEEE Communication Society and IEEE Education Society and a member ofa few technical committees in the IEEE Communication Society.

Professor Jonathan Liu
International Visiting Professor in Global Business Management
Regent's Business School
Regent's College
Inner Circle
Regent's Park
London NW1 4NS
Jonathan joined Regent’s College in 2008 as International Visiting Professor in Global Business Management. He teaches and researches in Entrepreneurship and Venture Management. Jonathan commenced his academic career as lecturer at Aston University and moved to Middlesex University as a senior lecturer in Accounting and Finance.  After a decade at Middlesex he became their Professor of Chinese Management, and researched in performance management and managerial development. He joined Newport University in 2006 and was the Associate Dean for Research and Enterprise. In 2010 Jonathan became the Academic Director of the London College of Advanced Management where he led a team of academic professionals in the development of professional courses.  Jonathan supervises PhD students at the London School of Commence in the area of Marketing Finance and Business Management.  He is a Faculty member of Global Marketing Network and a member of its membership committee.
Jonathan is the Executive Editor of the International Journal of Business Performance Management with Inderscience Publishers.  He is on the editorial board of the Journal of Training and Management Development Methods, Editorial Committee for Management at Foxwell and Davis Publishers and, book review editor of the Journal of Technology Management in China. He has published extensively and has over a hundred articles and eight books published in subject areas relating to Business and Management. Jonathan is on the Council of the National Conference of Universities Professors, Council member of the Universities China Committee in London, and a Board Member of the Directors of Ming-Ai (London) Education Institute. Jonathan is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and a Fellow of Global Marketing Network.

Prof. Xiaolong Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology,
Indiana State University.
Xiaolong Li has done his Ph.D in Electrical & Computer Engineering, in the year 2006 from University of Cincinnati, He did his M.S. in Electronics & Information Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, in the year 2002 and did his B.A. in Electronics & Electronics & Information Engineering, from the same University of Science and Technology, China in 1999. Presently he is working as Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology, Indiana State University since 2008 till date. He has specialized in the area of Electronic Fundamentals, Computer Design Technology, Digital Computer Logic, Computer Network Management Technology, Analog Integrated Precision Circuits, Introduction to Data Communications and Networking etc. He has served various reputed educational institutions including Dept. of Electronics, Computer & Mechanical Engineering Technology, Indiana State Univ. Dept. of Industrial and Engineering Technology Morehead State Univ. Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science Univ. of Cincinnati along with the Dept. of Electronics and Information Engineering Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Tech. Research.

His major research includes:
Wireless and Mobile Networks, Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, Wireless Internet, Modeling and Performance Analysis, QoS in Communication Networks, Wireless Mesh Network, Microcontroller-based Applications, Security in Wireless Networks

He has more than 7 International publications in International Journals of repute and also has around 20 publications in the conference proceedings. He has also contributed to a Book Chapter as follows: . Li, Xiaolong and Zeng, Qing-An, "Impact of Mobility on the Performance of Mobile Ad Hoc Networks," Performance Analysis of Mobile and Ad Hoc Networks, published by NOVA Publishers, Editors: Chansu Yu, Chita R. Das, and Yi Pan, ISBN: 1-60021-277-8, 2006.
He has been honoured as the General chair, The IEEE International Conference on Electric Information and Control Engineering, Wuhan, China, April, 2011, MAC Track chair, The 2011 Wireless Telecommunication System, New York, April, 2011, Academic Affair Chair, College of Technology, Indiana State University, 2008 – present, Information Technology Advisory Committee Member, Indiana State University, 2009 – present, Guest Professor at the Wuhan Institute of Technology (2009 to 2012), TPC Member, IEEE International Conference on Electrical and Control Engineering, Wuhan, China, June 26-28, 2010 and many more.

He has association with the following INDUSTRY WORKING GROUPS:

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE), American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE), Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE),Epsilon Pi Tau (EPT)

Prof. Peng-Yeng Yin, Ph.D.
Dean of Research & Development
Professor, Department of Information Management
National Chi Nan University, Taiwan
Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Applied Metaheuristic Computing (IJAMC)
IGI Global
Editor, International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems (IJARS)
ARS Publishing
Advisory Editor, Journal of Education, Informatics and Cybernetics (JEIC)
IIIC Publishing Book Editor, Pattern Recognition: Techniques, Technology and Applications
Peng-Yeng Yin received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. From 1993 to 1994, he was a visiting scholar at the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, and the Department of Radiology, Georgetown University, Washington D.C. In 2000, he was a visiting Professor in the Visualization and Intelligent Systems Laboratory (VISLab) at the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Riverside (UCR). From 2006 to 2007, he was a visiting Professor at Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado. From 2001 to 2003, he was a Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Ming Chuan University, Taoyuan, Taiwan. Since 2003, he has been a Professor of the Department of Information Management, National Chi Nan University, Nantou, Taiwan, and is currently the Dean of Research and Development. He is a member of the Phi Tau Phi Scholastic Honor Society and listed in Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, and Who’s Who in Asia. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Applied Metaheuristic Computing and is on the Editorial Board of International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems, Journal of Education, Informatics and Cybernetics, Journal of Pattern Recognition Research, Artificial Intelligence Research, ISRN Signal Processing, The Open Artificial Intelligence Journal, The Open Signal Processing Journal and served as a program committee member in many international conferences. He has also edited two books in the pattern recognition area.

Prof. Chunliang Zhang, Dean
School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering,
Guangzhou University, No.230 Wai Huan Xi Road,
Guangzhou Higher Education Mega Center,
Guangzhou  510006, P.R. China.
Prof Chunliang Zhang received his BSc in 1984 and MEng in 1987 from Xi’an Jiaotong University. China, and then his PhD in 2004 from Zhejiang University China. Prof Chunliang Zhang is currently a Professor and Dean of School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering at the Guangzhou University China. He is also Honorary Professor at the University of South China. Prior to Guangzhou University, he has worked in the University of Sydney. He has been the Dean of School of Mechanical Engineering at the University of South China. His main research interests contain vibration control and dynamics, condition monitoring and fault diagnosis, computer numerical control technology, and micro-manufacturing technology. He is the inventor of 4 patented technologies, and has published 3 books, edited 6 books and about 150 papers. He is editor, associate editor and editorial board member of many journals. He has received more than 10 awards, such as second Prize and third Prize of Science and Technology Progress Award of State Commission of Science, Technology and Industry, third Prize of Science and Technology Progress Award of Hunan Province, and first Prize of Teaching Achievements Award of Hunan Province. He was named a national model teacher.

Dr. Md. Mamun Habib
Dept. of Operations Management, Faculty of Business Administration
American International University - Bangladesh (AIUB)
Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Supply Chain Management (IJSCM)
Dr. Md. Mamun Habib, is an Assistant Professor at the Dept. of Operations Management, Faculty of Business Administration, American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB) since January 2010. He has developed a Supply Chain Management model entitled ITESCM (Integrated Tertiary Educational Supply Chain Management) model for Tertiary Educational Institutions at his doctoral degree level. Furthermore, he has a 11-year experience in the field of teaching for graduate and postgraduate students, as well as in training, consultancy and research. He is GSB (Graduate School of Business) Thesis/Dissertation Committee member of Assumption University of Thailand in Ph.D. level and Ph.D. External examiner (Evaluator of Ph.D. Dissertation) of Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) – Deemed University, India. Also, he serves as the Editor-in-Chief/Editor/Editorial Board Member/Reviewer of books/journals/conferences and recently, he joined as Editor-in-Chief in International Journal of Supply Chain Management (IJSCM) published by Exceling Tech Publisher, London, UK. Among the Journals Dr. Habib collaborates to, included are the Journal of Supply Chain Management (JSCM)-Wiley Blackwell, the Journal of Operations Management (JOM)-Elsevier, Problem and Perspectives in Management (PPM), Scientific Journals International (SJI), and the International Journal of Business Research and Management (IJBRM).
His core research areas are supply chain management, production & operations management, operations research, engineering management, technology management, and educational management. Finally, Dr. Habib is an active member of different professional organizations, including IEEE (Senior Member Grade), IEB, AIMS, INFOMS, just to name a few.

Paul M Polich, Associate Analyst
International Data Centre
CTBTO Preparatory Commission
Vienna, Austria
Mr. Paul M Polich is an Analyst at the International Data Centre, Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty Organization. From 2000 to 2007, he served as Staff Sergeant in the United States Air Force, and received his degree in Applied Science from Air University. He worked as an operational geophysics analyst at the United States National Center. He is a member of the American Geophysical Union (AGU). Current research interests include infrasound analysis, data mining, and artificial intelligence.

Prof. Valentina E. Balas
Department of Automatics and Applied Software
Faculty of Engineering,
University “Aurel Vlaicu”
 Arad, Romania
Valentina E. Balas holds a Ph.D. in Applied Electronics and Telecommunications from Polytechnic University of Timisoara. She is author of more than 140 research papers in refereed journals and International Conferences. Her research interests are in Intelligent Systems, Fuzzy Control, Soft Computing, Smart Sensors, Information Fusion, Modeling and Simulation.
She is the Editor-in Chief to International Journal of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms (IJAIP), member in Editorial Board member of several national and international journals and is evaluator expert for national and international projects.
Dr. Balas participated in many international conferences as General Chair, Organizer, Session Chair and member in International Program Committee.
She was a mentor for many student teams in Microsoft (Imagine Cup), Google and IEEE competitions in the last years.
Valentina E. Balas is a member of EUSFLAT, ACM and a Senior Member IEEE, member in TC – Fuzzy Systems (IEEE CIS), member in TC - Emergent Technologies (IEEE CIS), member in TC – Soft Computing (IEEE SMCS) and also a member in IFAC - TC 3.2 Computational Intelligence in Control.

Prof. Ebrahim Aghajari
Faculty of Azad University of Ahvaz (IAUA)
Department of Electrical Engineering
Prof. Ebrahim Aghajari is a Faculty member in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Azad university of Ahvaz and PhD scholar in the Department of Electronic Science, University of Pune. His areas of interest in research is Digital Image Processing and Machine Vision , Neuro fuzzy based control system, Embedded System Design , Parallel Computing, AC and DC motors, power systems and lighting system.
He received B.E in the field of Electrical Engineering from Institute of Science and Technology, Azad University of Tehran, Iran in 2001 and Master degree in the field of Instrumentation Science from University of Pune, India in 2008. He had worked in many industries for his academic projects like Kaavian Steel Company, Ahvaz, Iran, Emerson Export Engineering Center, Pune, India and many more in Iran. He had worked in the Ministry of Education, Organization of National Schools Renovation and Development (R.E.D), Khuzestan state, Iran, from 2001 to 2006.During that tenure, he has been a design engineer, examiner, supervisor and in-charge of design technical bureau and has also handled over hundreds of projects and supervised a large number of employees and technicians. He had been appointed as the youngest technical manager of the said organization. He is a licensed Engineer (Certificate No: 16-500-00311) by Ministry of Housing &Urban Development, Iran. He was involved in the different international conference committee and attended different conferences and has received best paper awards for one of his papers.
He is an IEEE Member, ISTE Life Time member "Indian Society of Technical Education ", ISMVIP Life Time member "Iranian Society of Machine Vision and Image Processing". He is Representative of Iranian Students, university of Pune and Member of Advisory Committee of Science for Iranian students in India.

Dr. Usman Ali Khan, Associate Professor
Department of Information System,
Faculty of Computing and Information Technology,
King Abdul Aziz University,
Jeddah-Saudi Arabia
Dr. Usman Ali Khan is Ph.D. in Information Technology and in the field of IT education since last thirteen years. He is now working as Associate Professor in King Abdul Aziz University since September, 2010. He has served as Assistant Professor in Garyounis University, Benghazi-Libya from October 2007 to July, 2010 and also served Senior Instructor in Integral University, Lucknow – India from October, 1999 to September, 2007. He has guided four Ph.D. scholars and three students for Masters. His research interests includes Reuse and Component based development, Human Computer Interaction, Software Engineering and Object Oriented Software Design (OOSD). Has has served in various capacities in IEEE Officer “Professional Activities” at KAU, International Arab Conference (ACIT), Arab Support Centre for Free and Open Source Software, Journal of Science and its Applications, Garyounis University, Libya and International Association for Computer Scientists and Engineers (IACSE) Journal. He has published more than 20 papers in international journals and conference proceedings.

Jun Liu,
Qingshuihe Campus of UESTC, No. 2006,
Xiyuan Avenue, West Hi-Tech Zone,
Chengdu, Sichuan, P. R. China.
Research interest
Scientific computation and variational methods in image processing.
Educational Excellence
2009.9 - present School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China
2005.9 - 2009.7 Department of Mathematics, School of Science, Nanchang University, Nanchang, China
Academic Excellence
• The Fourth Conference of Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum (TSIMF) , Sanya, China, December 2013
• International Symposium on Compressed Sensing: Theory and Applications, Tianjing, China, June 2012
• The 2011 international workshop on “Recent Advances in Biomedical Imaging". Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.
• The International Summer School on Optimization and Applications, The Academy of Mathematics and System CAS, Beijing, China, July 2010

Prof. (Dr.) Ratikanta Mishra, Former Dean (Academics)
Institute of Technical Education & Research
SOA University, Bhubaneswar – 751030, India .
Prof. Ratikanta Mishra is a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur, India. Prof. Mishra served VSS University of Technology in various capacity as Workshop Superintendent, Professor Training & Placement, Professor & Head of Mechanical Engineering, Professor & Head of Manufacturing Sc. & Engg., Dean Planning & Co-ordination. Prof. Mishra is the first Registrar of Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), the first technical University of the state of Odisha and also occupied the highest position of academics as Vice-Chancellor of BPUT in 2005. Prof. Mishra has been invited as an expert for Union Public Service Commission and also associated with AICTE for last 12 years as expert in various committees like Hearing Committee, Appellate Committee, Accreditation Committee and expert for inspection of new colleges. He was the former DEAN of ITER under Siksha “O” Anusandhan University.
Dr. Mishra has been felicitated on 15th Sept. 2010 by the Institution of Engineer (Odisha State Centre) for his dedicated service and contribution to Technical Education and the Society. Dr. Mishra has received the prestigious “Bharat Vidya Shiromani Award” from Indian Solidarity Council, “RashtriyaVidya Gourav Gold Medal” from International Institute of Education & Management, “Rajiv Gandhi Education Excellence Award” and “Bharat VidyaRatan Award” by Health & Education Development Association.

Dr. Ranjit Abraham, Ph.D.
Azhikakathu House, Choorakkadu,
Thekkumbhagom, Tripunithura,
Kerala – 682 301, INDIA.
Dr. Ranjit Abraham is an expert in the field of Computer Science and Information Technology with over 25 years’ experience across multiple Industry verticals and Academic Institutions. Holds PhD in the area of Medical Data mining.

• Worked along with Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam in DRDO as a Scientist on the Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme (IGMDP), and attended over 2 years training in advanced missile tracking instrumentation from the United States of America.
• Deep international expertise in Computer Engineering, which includes serving as Senior Computer Consultant to CityBank, Wall Street, NY, Architect of a $64 million Venture capital funded multi-tier Software System for EhealthDirect, Boston, USA and Scientist in DRDO for developing software for underwater Sonar Systems.
• Excellent speaker who has delivered several lectures on Faculty development, Technology workshops, and general awareness seminars for audiences ranging from Industry professionals to Scientists to Students.
• Actively involved in state-of-the-art research in the field of Engineering Education, Predictive Analytics and Data mining, has received International and National level awards and recognition for his papers. He continues to do consultancy in the area of Data mining and Predictive Analytics to Corporates.
• As an Academician he is presently the Principal of a new-generation Engineering College and was instrumental in recruiting faculty, establishing the various CSE & IT Labs for 3 Engineering colleges during their infancy stage, authored a text book and developed an Entire Manual for doing both CSE & IT B.Tech Lab experiments and Projects.
• He has been University Question paper setter and examiner for MCA and B.Tech final year projects. He has successfully guided several projects for M.Phil, MBA, MSc, MCA, BCA and B.Tech students.
• Has been the Editor, Technical Chair and Organizing Chair for several International Conferences. Currently he is paper reviewer for several journals including the prestigious IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE).

Dr. P. Suresh, M.E, Ph.D.
Professor and Controller of Examinations,
Karpagam College of Engineering (Autonomous),
Othakkal Mandapam, Coimbatore – 641 032.
Tamilnadu, India.
Dr. P. Suresh, working as Professor and Controller of Examinations in Karpagam College of Engineering (Autonomous), Coimbatore – 641 032. He has more than 13 years of teaching experience in Engineering College. He did his B.E- Mechanical Engineering at Adhiyamaan College of Engineering, Hosur in the year 1999 and then completed M.E – Manufacturing Engineering at Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University, Chennai in the year 2004. He completed his Ph. D in the area of Soft computing and Traveling Salesman Problem at Anna University, Chennai in the year 2010. He has been recognized as Ph.D Research supervisor in Anna University Chennai, Karpagam University Coimbatore and Periyar Maniammai University Thanjavur. Under his guidance one candidate has completed his Ph.D in Anna University Chennai in the year 2013. 12 candidates are doing Ph.D under his guidance in various areas like Image processing, Soft computing, Optimization, Manufacturing Engineering, Ergonomics and Materials Science. He had published 13 Journal papers and 45 conference papers in various National and International conferences. He visited Malaysia and presented paper in the International Conference. He had organized and participated workshops, conferences, seminars, symposium and Faculty Development programmes. He chaired the technical session of various events in various colleges. His areas of interest is Image processing, Soft computing, Optimization algorithms, Manufacturing, Operations Management and Ergonomics, etc. He had life member of various professional bodies like ISTE, IIE, ISNT, IACSIT and IAENG. He got financial grant from AICTE for MODROBS, FDP and Seminar.

Santosh Kumar Soni,
Senior Staff Scientist, C-DAC, Mumbai
Mr. Santosh Kumar Soni is a Senior Staff Scientist at C-DAC, Mumbai. His expertise area includes: Biometrics, Digital Image Processing, Digital Signal Processing and Parallel Computing. He has worked on many industry and academic research projects, and his recent work includes:
•He had been a Specialist Consultant to C.I.D., Maharashtra State Police in the field of Fingerprint Biometrics for two years. •He is a Chief Investigator and Chief Architect for: C-DAC’s “Bharatiya-AFIS” (Automated Fingerprint Identification System) Project, Standardized Biometric Template Converter, Fingerprint Image Quality Analysis Tool and Automated Performance Evaluation Tool for Fingerprint Biometrics System etc. •At C-DAC end, he is responsible for development and deployment of Aadhaar Authentication modules: Aadhaar Client and Server modules (in-process). •He was involved in the ILO-SID (Seafarers’ Identity Documents) project of DG-Shipping for “Biometric Templates Standards Compliance”. •To his credit, there are 05 Patents (Provisional Filing), around 25 premium International/National Journal & Conference Papers, and he has received best paper awards for three of his papers. •He is an IEEE Member, IACSIT member (International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology) and reviewer to many International Journals. •He has delivered many invited technical talks in the field of Biometrics and related technologies.

Dr. Satyendra Singh,
Director, Centre for Emerging Markets
Professor, Marketing and International Business
Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets
University of Winnipeg, 515 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg R3B 2E9 CANADA
Dr. Satyendra Singh is Director, Centre for Emerging Markets, and Professor, Marketing and International Business in the Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Winnipeg, CANADA. Dr. Singh is also Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets (  For more details, please visit

Dr Sukumar Mishra,
Power Gird Chair Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Dr. Sukumar Mishra received his Ph.D. degrees from Regional Engineering College, Rourkela, Orissa, India, in 2000. Presently, he is an Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India. Dr. Mishra has been honored with many prestigious awards such as the INSA Young Scientist Medal in 2002, the INAE Young Engineer's Award in 2002, and recognition as the DST Young Scientist in 2001 to 2002, etc. He is a Fellow of Indian National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), London, UK and Institute of Electronics and Communication Engineering (IETE), India.
His interests are in soft computing applications to power system control, power quality and renewable energy. He is now the Power Gird Chair Associate Professor Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India.

Dr. Abha Rajoriya
Professor and Head of the department
Department of Electrical engineering
Dehradun Institute of Technology, Dehradun
Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
She has done her Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India in 2011.She is having 15 years teaching  and research experience. At present she is working as professor and head of Deptt. at DIT Dehradun, India. She has published papers in international journals such as Taylor and Francis and Inderscience publications. She is also having papers in several international and national conferences. Her research interest includes renewable energy systems, Hybrid energy, Economic load dispatch, Neural network, Evolutionary computing, Distributed generation and Analytic hierarchy process.

Prof. (Dr.) Dinesh Kumar Rajoriya (Ph.D. IIT Roorkee)

Sagar Institute of Science Technology & Engineering (SISTec-E),
Sikandarabad, Near Ratibad, Bhadbhada Road ,Bhopal
Bhopal-462036 [Madhya Pradesh]India

He has completed his masters from Malviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur and Ph.D from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee in year 2004 and 2011 respectively. He is having 14 years teaching and research experience. He has several research papers published in high repute International/ National journals . He also have several research papers in international conferences. He is presently working as professor and chairman DRC in Deptt. of Electronics, at Dehradun Institute of Technology, Dehradun, India. His research interests includes Spoken word Recognition, Pattern Recognition, Soft computing, Intelligent hybrid system, Digital Signal Processing, Artificial neural network, VLSI Design and Embedded system.

Prof. (Dr.) Madhuri Avinash Chaudhari
B.E., M.Tech.(Integrated Power System), Ph.D.
Associate Professor , EED, VNIT Nagpur
Area of interest: Power electronics, drives, FACTS etc.
She has the Professional Membership of Indian society of industrial and applied mathematics , Institution of Engineers, I. S.T.E., Dr. Madhuri has published more than 35 Research Papers including 6 National Publications , 16 International publications and 13 Journal Publications.Amongst her major achievements includes Ist prize in project competition in M.Tech group, organized by Institution of Engineers Nagpur center ‘Innovation’s 2000’. Stood I merit in Nagpur university exam, M.Tech (IPS) Winter 1999. Presentation of proposals under MODROB scheme of AICTE 2003-2004. She was given recognition for . Modernization of Computer Application Laboratory of Electrical Engineering Department and Modernization Power Electronics Laboratory. She got acclaims for Presentation of proposal under RPS scheme of AICTE 2003-2004. She worked as chairperson for International Conference ‘ICET-2003’, held at KIT, Bhuwaneshwar, Orissa., National conference on ‘ERICA’ 24 March, 2004, organized by G.H. R. C. O. E. Nagpur.International Seminar on Non-Conventional Energy Sources and Urban-Rural Economy in Developing Countries, Nagpur, India, COGEN-2008, 9-10 February 2008, Session G-3 on Power Quality aspect and relevant. She has reviewed Research Paper reviewer for International Seminar on Non-Conventional Energy Sources and Urban-Rural Economy in Developing Countries, Nagpur, India, COGEN-2008, 9-10 February 2008. PCEA-IFToMM International conference – PICA 2006 PCE&A, Nagpur, India, July 11-14, 2006.International Journal, Inderscience – International Journal of Power Electronics. IET, Electric Power Application.

Dr. Ramjeevan Singh Thakur,
Department of Computer Applications,
Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal-462051, MP, INDIA
Dr. Ramjeevan Singh Thakur is Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Applications at Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, India. He is a Teacher, Researcher and Consultant in the field of Computer Science and Information Technology. He earned his Master Degree from Samrat Ashok Technology Institute, Vidisha (M.P.) in 1999. And Ph.D. Degree (Computer Science) From Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal (M.P.)  in 2008. He has published more than 75 Research Paper in National, International, Journals and Conferences. He has visited several Universities in USA, Hong Kong, Iran, Thiland, Malaysia, and Singapore. His areas of interest include Data Mining, Data Warehousing, Web Mining, Text Mining, and Natural Language Processing. He has also received DST Young Scientist Award-2011 in Engineering under Fast Track Scheme, Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi, India.

Dr. Anitha G.S
Dept of Electrical and Electronics, RVCE, Bangalore
Dr. Anitha G.S is currently working as Associate professor in the Department of Electrical, R.V. College of Engineering. She has more than 27 years of teaching experience. Her areas of expertise includes Electrical Measurements & Instrumentation, Services-II (Architecture ), Electrical Machines, Switch Gear and Protection, Filed Theory, Renewable Energy Resources, Basic Electrical Engineering, Intellectual Property Rights etc. Among her major professional activities includes secretary in the year 1996-1998, coordinator for News letter and wall paper of EEE Dept, Mentor for the BE batches 2007 till date, Coordinator for mini project which is in the curriculum, Coordinated the work of tabulation in Bangalore University, Embedded systems” at R.V.College of engg,. In her tenure she held many important positions including External Examiner for VTU Examinations, Paper setter for R.V. College of Engineering Autonomous examination, valuator for R.V. College of Engineering Autonomous examination etc. She has been felicitated from ISTE–RVCE chapter on 5th September 2005 for paper presentation in national and inter -national level, Felicitated from RSST on 28th January 2009 for paper presentation in national and inter -national level, Felicitated from ISTE- RVCE chapter on Teacher’s day 10-september-2010 for completing the doctoral study, Appointed as REVIEWER for the international conference Technical papers held during 3rd- 4th of February 2011 by IEM department R.V.C.E. Bangaluru-59. She holds the professional body memberships of the following:

• M.I.S.T.E –Member Of Indian Society For Technical Education ( LM-1990)
• M.I.E.- Member Of Institute Of Engineering (LM-105835/5)
• I.E.E.E. Member ( 92133691)
• Member to REASEARCHGATE-professional network for scientists and researchers.

She has delivered many INVITED TALKS. She has more than 30 National and International publication.

Prof. Mahamaya Mohanty,
Associate Professor
Dept. of Information Technology
Dronacharya Group of Institutions, India
Prof. Mahamaya Mohanty has completed her M Tech from Dept. of Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology, College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India in the year 2006-2008 and B.E from College of Engineering Bhubaneswar. Her Major Research interests include in the area of Object-Oriented Software Testing, Program Slicing, Soft Computing, Cryptography and Network Security, Computer Graphics.

Dr. S. B. Warkad
Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering,
Priyadarshini College of Engineering, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

Dr. D. Jude Hemanth
Associate Professor
ECE Department
Karunya University
Coimbatore-641114, India
Prof. Jude Hemanth is a (Ph. D) in the area of Medical Image Processing Using AI Techniques, M.E (Communication systems), Mepco Schlenk Engineering college, ANNA UNIVERSITY, 2004-2006 with 89.12%, BE (ECE), Karunya Institute of Technology, BHARATHIAR UNIVERSITY, in 1998-2002 85.9%.
Jude is having teaching experience of more than 7 years along with equal numbers of Research experience. His major areas of interest are soft computing, biomedical image processing and optimization techniques. He has published more than 19 International Journals with 16 International Conferences, National Conferences 2. He has published two books named; “Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Medical Image Analysis” published by VDM- VERLAG, GERMANY, 2010 and titled, “Computational Intelligence Techniques for Pattern Recognition in Biomedical Image Processing Applications” published in the book titled “Machine Learning Algorithms for Problem Solving in Computational Applications: Intelligent Techniques” published by IGI Global Publishers, USA, 2012. He has Professional Memberships of International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT) (Life member), International Association of Engineers (IAENG) (Life member), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) (Life member), Engineering and Scientific Research Groups, France, International Society of Promising Computer Engineers (ISPCE), Index Copernicus (IC) Scientists, Machine Intelligence Research Labs, USA.

Dr. Suma. V
Dean Research and Industry Incubation Centre
(Recognized by Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt of India)
Department of Information Science and Engineering
Dayananda Sagar Institutions
Dr. Suma. V has obtained her B.E. in Information Science and Technology, M.S.  in Software Systems and her Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering.  She is currently, Dean of Research and Industry Incubation Centre (Recognized by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India), Dayananda Sagar Institutions, Bangalore. 
She is the Single Point of Contact for Infosys Campus Connect programme. She is also associated with leading software industries such as Wipro, Exilant Technologies etc. She is associated with Hochschule Hof University, Germany as a mentor for foreign exchange programmes since 2007. She is also a recognized mentor in ACM Mentornet where she is mentoring an International student from Sate Mississippi University.
Being a member of IEEE, ACM, Institute of Engineers and Life member of Computer Society of India,    Dr. Suma is consistently contributing in research domain.  She has published more than 85 International publications which include her research articles published in world class international journals such as ACM, ASQ, Crosstalk, IET Software, International journals from Inderscience publishers, from journals released in MIT, Darmout, USA, etc. Her research results are published in NASA, UNI trier, Microsoft, CERN, IEEE, ACM portals, Springer, and so on.
Having obtained several Best Paper Awards for her International and National paper publications, she is also an invited author for International Book Chapter, which has crossed more than 6000 downloads in the technologically leading countries of the world.   Her publications are given as projects in Southern University, California during 2011 (August). Metrics what got introduced as a part of her doctorate degree is set as questions in Prince Sultan University for their Mid Term Exam during 2012 December for the subject, “Software Development Process, bearing the subject code, SE 501. 
She has further filed for two patents.  She is supervising several doctoral programmes in various universities such as VTU, JNTU and other reputed deemed universities. Her doctoral students includes spectrum of industry R & D personnels, academicians and from service areas. She is an International reviewer for several International journals and for International Conferences. She is frequently invited as chief guest, key note speaker to many programmes and has delivered several guest lectures and technical talks.  She is also invited as Technical Session Chair in various International conferences. 

Prof (Dr. ) S.G. Sapate
H.O.D & Professor
Department of Metallurgical and Material Engineering,
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur

Prof. P. Rama Bayapa Reddy
Professor in Computer Science and Engineering
Dhruva Institute of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad
Prof. P. Rama Bayapa Reddy completed BE in computers from Marathwada University, Aurangabad,Maharastra and M.Tech from JNTU, Anantapur. Now presently pursuing Ph.D from JNTUA, Anantapur. His area of interest is Internet controlled embedded systems, Six papers in International Journals. He has attended many national level seminars and conducted two workshops on Real Time Embedded Systems and attended several workshops. He has total of 15 years of teaching experience and two years as SAP ABAP Developer at SATYAM Computers ,Electronic City, Bangalore,Karnataka.Presently he is working as Professor in Computer Science and Engineering in Dhruva Institute of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad

Prof. Hitesh N Panchal
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Gujarat Power Engineering & Research Institute, Mehsana
Prof. Hitesh N Panchal is a Mechanical Engineer having Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Mechanical discipline from Government Engineering College, Modasa (North Gujarat University, Patan) and Master of Engineering (M.E.) in Mechanical discipline with specialization in I.C. Engine & Automobile Engineering from L. D. College of Engineering, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. He is pursuing for his Ph.D from Kadi Sarva Vishwavidyalaya, Gandhinagar. Presently, He is assistant Professor in Department of Mechanical Engineering in Gujarat Power Engineering & Research Institute, Mehsana, Gujarat, India. He has teaching experience of 6+ years in the field of Non-conventional energy sources, Internal Combustion Engine, Automobile Engineering, Power Plant Engineering, Thermodynamics, Elements of Mechanical Engineering etc. He has published 17 research papers in reputed journal publisher like Springer, Taylor & Franics, Elsevier, ASME etc. He guided more than 30 projects at UG level and 8 at PG level. He also got grant from GUJCOST, DST and AICTE. He got also best research paper award from “Research Fair” organized by GTU. He is also reviewer of many international journals like, IJME, JESTEC, IJWRE etc. He is life member of ISTE, ISHRAE, ISME, SESI etc. He is editor of “ International journal of wind & Renewable Energy,( ISSN : 2277 -3975) , International journal of mechanical engineering (ISSN : 2277-7059) , International journal of advances in Engineering & Technology (ISSN : 2231 – 1963), International journal of Energy & Environment Research (ISSN :1927-0569), International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences (ISSN : 2231-2013), International Journal of Renewable Energy Research (ISSN : 1309-0127), International Journal of Sustainable Energy (ISSN : 1478-6451), Journal of Engineering, Science & Technology (ISSN: 1823-4690), International Journal of Emerging trends and applications in Engineering, Technology & Sciences (ISSN : 0974-3588).

Prof. Seema Shah
BE (Electrical Engg.), ME (Computer Engg.), Ph.D- Thesis submitted, Defense awaited.
Acting Principal, Vidyalankar Institute of Technology 
Prof. Seema Shaah has teaching expertise in Computer related subjects, Grid Computing, Management (Leadership) and Teaching Methodologies. She is full time teaching (Graduate and Post graduate 20.5 yrs): Presently she is the Acting Principal, Vidyalankar Institute of Technology. Earlier she was Assistant Professor, Computer dept., Don Bosco Institute of Technology, along with Head, Dept. of Electronics, Premlila Vithaldas Polytechnic, SNDT aprior she was lecturer, Electrical Dept. VJTI. She has arounf 4.5 years of Industries experience. She was Senior Faculty, handled Training and Competency role at Patni Computers Systems Ltd. She has the Professional Membership:

• Life membership: ISTE- Indian Society for Technical Education, IWSA: Indian women scientist Association, HEF: Higher Education Forum.
• Annual membership: CSI: Computer society of India; IEEE, WIE

Amongst her major achievement includes:
Professional & major Achievements: Scholarships/ Awards:

• HEF and Microtechnologies Best Teacher Award for Outstanding Contribution to Teaching and Research in Engineering , Teacher’s day felicitation, 2011.
• Guided UG Projects which have won International and National Best Project awards.
• Felicitation by Crime Prevention Bureau, May 2007 as a part of ‘Crime Free Society’ for assisting Anti Corruption Bureau in nabbing an accountant taking bribe red handed.
• Best Paper Award, All India Meeting of Women in Science; November, 2004. Paper: titled ‘Intelligent RAM- Memory that Computes’.
• Best Polytechnic Teacher Award, Maharashtra State-2001 by ISTE.
• Best Teacher Award -2000, by Rotaract Club, Sion.

Her contribution towards Publications includes:
• Title ‘ Distributed Computing’ published by Oxford University Press
• Authored titles: Operating Systems, TY B.Sc. Computers, System Study and UNIX programming TY B.Sc. Computers, Operating Systems, Computer Organization and Architecture by Vipul Prakashan . Parallel Computer Architecture for ME Computers, Software Testing for BE IT by Nanadu Publication.
• Authored Information Technology books for Std X, XI- Science and Commerce, XII-Science and Commerce for Reliable Publications.
• Several articles in The Journal of Engineering Education.
• Articles in ‘Global Colors of Indian Youth’- Published by Vishwa Samvad Kendra, Mumbai, 2009.
• Published many Technical papers in various International and National Conferences in the area of Grid Computing, Shared Memory, Processor architectures, Teaching Learning processes, Virtual Classrooms, Knowledge Management, HR related etc.

Others research related work includes:
• Participation in/ Conduction of Seminars/ Conferences/ Workshops (Technical and Non Technical).
• Reviewer for Technical Papers at International and National Conferences and for National Journals.
• Project guidance for M.Phil, M. Tech (Computers, IT), B.E. (Computers, IT), Diploma curriculum.
• Association with Social programmes / Organizations

ER. Ashok Mahapatra,
Faculty in Finance, IIMT, Bhubaneswar
Prior to pursuing his interests in Education and Entrepreneurship, Er. Ashok Mahapatra had served in senior leadership positions in Fortune 500 companies in the USA & UK for about 18 years. He is a MBA from Rutgers University, USA and a B.Tech from NIT Rourkela in Computer Science. He is a National Scholastic Honorary Society Member of Beta-Gamma-Sigma of USA. Under his leadership Target Corporation, USA, filed multiple patents in Logistics Management Processes. He has pioneered Business Intelligence and Optimization strategies for Fortune 100 Health Care, Manufacturing and Logistics Companies using Large Volume of Disparate Enterprise Data. His work in leading strategic solution development in the field of structured and unstructured Enterprise Content Management is example in the Industry. Mr. Mahapatra was the GM for Target Corporation, USA and known for his Management philosophy. His contribution to Supply Chain and Logistics optimization solutions in Target, United Parcel Services and Canadian Pacific Ships were timely and business competitiveness drivers. Additionally he has worked to develop effective IT systems architecture for companies such as AT&T, United Health, ICICI Infotech and Fujitsu to get ahead of their competition.
In Education and Research he believes in holistic grooming for the students and careful nurturing of research and innovations at early stage of one’s life.

Dr. A R Jena , M.Sc., Ph.D
Dr. Amulya Ratan Jena completed his M.Sc. in Botany from the than pioneer Institute of Orissa Ravenshaw College, Cuttack. He did his Ph.D. from Sambalpur University in Life Sciences on the topic “Replication Bending Pattern of Chromosomes in some Indian Birds." His interest areas includes sustainable Environmental Science ,Biology and birds. He is one of the key members of IRNet promoting research among the young talents across the country.

Rajeshree Joshi, M.S.
3236, Riverstone dr,
Martinez, Georgia 30907
She has done her Master of Science (Computer) from Georgia Southern University, Ga. in May 2012. Academic Experience:
07/2006-todate:Research Associate, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta-Ga.
Responsibilities: Engaged in assisting scientists with day to day basic and clinical biomedical research related data and image analysis, and computer programming.
11/2005-07/2006:Research Assistant, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta-Ga.
10/2003-09/2004:Lab Technician, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta-Ga.
06/1996-06/2003:Lecturer & Chair, Dept of Computer Science, Government College, Goa, India.
Responsibilities: Delivering class lectures and conducting practical classes for B.S.(Computer Science) undergraduates; Managing administrative duties for the dept including students, staff and faculties; Organizing seminars, workshops, field visits for dept; Engaged in extra-curricular development of  students by being chair/co-chair/member of various college committees including educational, social, science and sports committees. Honors and Awards:
-Won Young Investigator Award for the Conference paper presented at IRNet International Conference on Computer -Science and Information Technology, 2012 held at Bangalore, India.
-Won First Prize in Poster Competition at Graduate Research Symposium 2011 held at Georgia  Southern University.
Was awarded Graduate Research Thesis Grant, 2011 by School of Graduate Studies at Georgia Southern University. Publications:   
•Magnetic Angiography Study of a Normal Mouse Brain for Creating a Three-Dimensional Cerebral Vasculature Atlas and Software for Labeling Major Vessels.  (In Progress)
R. Joshi, N. Yanasak
•Dentin sialophosphoprotein (DSPP) gene-silencing inhibits key tumorigenic activities in human oral cancer cell line, OSC2.  Joshi R, Tawfik A, Edeh N, McCloud V, Looney S, Lewis J, Hsu S, Ogbureke KU. PLoS One. 2010 Nov 12;5(11):e13974. PMID: 21103065 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
•Panobinostat treatment depletes EZH2 and DNMT1 levels and enhances decitabine mediated de-repression of JunB and loss of survival of human acute leukemia cells. Fiskus W, Buckley K, Rao R, Mandawat A, Yang Y, Joshi R, Wang Y, Balusu R, Chen J, Koul S, Joshi A, Upadhyay S, Atadja P, Bhalla KN. Cancer Biol Ther. 2009 May 18;8(10).

Prof. Davinder Parkash
Haryana College of Technology & Management
Presently working as an Assoc. Prof. at Haryana College of Technology & Management, Kaithal since 26.12.2006.Earlier he has worked as an Asstt. Prof. at Haryana College of Technology & Management, Kaithal from 26.12.2006 to 31-08-2010. Aprior he had five years experience as Lecturer from Jan. 2002 to Dec. 2006 at Jind Instt. of Engg. & Technology, Jind, and One year experience from 15th Dec., 2000 to 31st Dec 2001 as Sr. Faculty at ‘ET & T Computer Institute’, Delhi. He also have one year industry experience. He is pursing Ph.D. under the Guidance of Dr. Rajesh Khanna in Electronics & Comm. Engg. Deptt. from Thapar University, Patiala, his title of Ph.D. Thesis: “Multiband Antenna Structures for Heterogeneous Wireless Systems with Improved Performance”. He completed his M.Tech. (Hon’s) in Electronics & Communication from NIT, Kurukshetra. He has received ‘Young Scientist Award’ from Sh. Shivraj Patil (Governor of Punjab) at Panjab University, Chandigarh Organized by 13th Punjab Science Congress in 7-9th Feb., 2010. Also got appreciation letter for this achievement from college management. He has published more than 7 International and National papers. He has also attended more than eight Inational and National conferences. He is the reviewer of International Journal of Progress In Electromagnetics Research (PIER), US.

He has the Professional Membership of the following:
• Life member of International Association of Engineers (IAENG), Hong Kong [LM.No.-106649].
• Life member of Punjab Academy of Sciences, Patiala [LM.No.-929].
• IEEE Member and member of Microwave Theory and Technique society membership no.-90859628.

Prof. Manpreet Singh Manna
SLIET, Longowal
Prof. Manpreet Singh Manna did B.E. (Electrical & Electronics) in 1993 from P.E.S. College of Engineering, Mysore University, Mysore Electrical & Electronics Engineering. He did his M.E. (Power & Machines 2000, Thapar University, Patiala Power & Machines, Ph.D (Electrical) SLIET, Longowal (Pb.) (Deemed University) Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering.
He has total Experience of 19 years. Worked as visiting Associate Professor in School of Engineering & Technology, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand (An International Intergovernmental Organization) Deputed through Ministry of HRD, New Delhi as Secondment Faculty from India to International Teaching Assignment for January, 2012 session.
He is the Editor of Journal of Mechanical Engineering Research (JMER, Africa) and also. Editor of International Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Research and Development (IJEEERD) and International Journal of Electronics, Communication & Instrumentation Engineering Research and Development (IJECIERD), TRANSSTELLAR PUBLICATIONS, INDIA.
A. Editor of Journal of Chemical Engineering and Material Science, Academic Journals, Lagos, NIGERIA.
B. Editor, International journal, ISP Journal of Electronics Engineering (ISPJEE), India.
C. Editor, International Journal of Research and Innovation in Computer Engineering (IJRICE).
D. Reviewer of International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA), the Science and Information Organization New York, NY -11432 US.
E. Reviewer of International Journal of Information and Telecommunication Technology (ISSN: 0976-5972), Copyright SRISTE Publications, INDIA.

a) Member, IEEE Society, UK. Since 2009 M. No: 90907556
b) Member of International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), Singapore. M. No: 80341715
c) Life Member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE). LM 28656
d) Member of Institution of Engineers (India). (IEI) M/136712/3
e) Life Member of International Journal of Engineering Research and Industrial Applications (IJERIA). LM 2226

Prof. Anand Nayyar
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Applications & IT
KCL Institute of Management and Technology, Jalandhar, Punjab
Anand Nayyar received his Masters in Computer Applications from Punjabi University Patiala with Distinction and Gold Medal in 2008. He did his M.Phil in Computer Science from Vinayaka Missions University in 2009. He did his M.Tech in Information in 2011. He did his MBA in Information Systems from Sikkim Manipal University in 2013. He is a certified professional of A+, CCNA, MCP, MCSA, MCSE, MCTS, MCITP, RHCE, OCP, CEH, AutoCad, Project Management, Tally Professional, Google Certified Power Searcher and many more. He is member of many Journals as Editorial Board member and as reviewer. He has published more than 150 Papers in various National Conferences, International Conferences along with various National and International Peer Reviewed Journals. He has published 7 books on various topics of computer science and has delivered more than 40 Technical Lectures across various colleges in country. He has been awarded various prestigious awards like Shiksha Ratan Award, Best Citizen of India, and Outstanding Reviewer cum Best Teacher from different research organizations.

Dr. Sudarson Jena
Associate Professor
Dept. of Information Technology
GITAM University, Hyderabad
Rudraram Village, Patancheru Mandal
Medak District-502329,A.P, INDIA
Sudarson Jena received Ph.D degree in Computer Science from Sambalpur University, Odisha in the year 2008. Dr. Jena is currently working as Associate Professor, Dept. of Information Technology, GITAM University, Hyderabad, India. He has so far published more than 30 Research Papers in reputed International and National Journals and Conferences. 15 Research scholars have been registered for PhD under his guidance of different universities like GITAM University, JNTU Hyderabad, JNTU Kakinada and Sambalpur University, India. Dr. Jena was Joint-Editor, National Journal, “The Chanakya” during 2005-2007. He is a invited speaker for the National level Conferences/workshops organized by different affiliated colleges under JNTU Hyderabad and Osmania University. He has acted as a Chairperson in different International /National level workshops/conferences. He is a Editorial Review Board member of International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT), Asian Journal of Engineering and Technology(AJET), International Journal of Research in Electronics and Communication Engineering (IJRECE), International Journal of Research in engineering and Technology (IJRET), Journal of International Association of Scientific Innovation and Research (IASIR) and i-Xplore International Research Journal Consortium (IIRJC). He is a Member of IEEE and Life Member of Computer Society of India(CSI) and ISTE and Senior member of International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology(IACSIT). His research interests include Parallel and Distributed Systems, Interconnection Networks, Grid Computing, Cluster Computing and Soft Computing.

Dr. SUDEV. L. J.
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering
3rd Stage, Gokulam
Mysore – 570 002
Dr. Sudev. L. J  received his Ph.D. degrees from Research Center, P. E. S. College of Engg., Mandya. Visvesvaraya Technological University, in 2012. Presently, he is Professor with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysore, India. He has Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). His areas of interest  in research includes CAD / CAM, Manufacturing Process, Engineering Graphics, Engineering Metrology, Rapid Prototyping, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Automation.
His contribution towards  publication are
Akash D.A, Anand A, G.V. Gnanendra Reddy, Sudev L.J, “Determination of Stress Intensity Factor For a Crack Emanating From a Hole in a Pressurized Cylinder Using Displacement Extrapolation Method”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET), ISSN 0976-6340 (Print), ISSN 0976-6359 (Online), Volume 4, Issue 2, March-April (2013), pp. 373 – 382. Journal Impact Factor (2013): 5.7731 (Calculated by GISI).
Sudev L. J and Dr. H. V. Ravindra, “Thrust, Torque and Tool Tip Temperature Signals For Monitoring Cutting Tool In Drilling Process”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Applications In Engineering, Technology And Sciences (IJ-ETAETS), Volume 4, Issue 2, 2011, pp. 79-83.
A. Anand, L. J. Sudev and H. V. Lakshminarayana, “Determination of SIF for a Crack Emanating From a Rivet Hole in a Plate Using Displacement Extrapolation Method”, Journal of Applied Sciences, ISSN 1812-5654, DOI:10.3923/jas.2012.
Anand A. and Sudev L. J, “Comparison of Plane Stress and Plane Strain Method for a Crack Emanating from a Rivet Hole in a Plate and Approaching Another”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Material Sciences, ISSN 0974-584X, Volume 5, Number 2, 2012, pp. 105-109.

Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
BMS College of Engineering
Bangalore -560061
He is M.Tech, in Manufacturing Science PESIT, Bangalore. He has 1 Indian Patent and two in the process of filing and Founder & Former Partner, Sarvadev Professional Services, Bangalore, a consulting firm in major areas of software, real estate and finance. He was Former Administrative Head, Mylar NV Securities, sub broker in the field of commodities market, Co-ordinator for workshops in PESIT and BMS College of Engineering in the field of Tribology, Welding, Nano Technology, Former Marketing Stratergist for Sai Consultancy Services, Bangalore, a consultancy firm in the field of design and development of mechanical systems.

K Jothimani
Assistant Professor & Ph. d Research Scholar
Kvg College of Engineering, Sullia
K. Jothimani  has obtained her MCA,MPHIL, PHD (Thesis submitted).  She is currently Assistant Professor & Phd Research Scholar in KVG College of Engineering, Sullia. She is a Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education, Student Member of Computer Society of India and Life Member of Indian Science Congress Association  Steering Committee Member for “Second International Conference on Science and Innovative Engineering-2013” organized by “Organization of Science and Innovative Engineering and Technology (OSIET)”ISBN No: 978-81-923607-7-5, 2013. She is an International reviewer for Computers and Innovations: An International Journal of Computer Engineering (CIIJCE). She is frequently invited as chief guest, key note speaker to many programmes and has delivered several guest lectures and technical talks.  She is also invited as Technical Session Chair in various International conferences.    She had received Mother Teresa Sadbhavana Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Field Of Education by  International Institute of Education & Management  held at New Delhi on 28th May 2013. National Mahila Rattan Gold Medal Award by Indian Solidarity Council held at New Delhi on 28th May 2013. Rajiv Gandhi Education Excellence Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Field Of Education by  Indian Solidarity Council on 24th July 2013. Best Paper Award (First Prize) for “Determining the Factors for Mining Frequent Item sets in Data Streams”, in NCCICT (National Conference on Challenges and Issues in Computing & Technology) held at VEL TECH Dr.. RR & SR Technical University, Avadi, Chennai during 12th - 13th, August, 2011.Best Poster Presentation Award for “EDS-FI: Efficient Data Structure for Mining Frequent Item sets", under Information and Communication Technology including Computer Science (ICT) from ISCA (Indian Science Congress Association), Kolkata during 3rd - 7th January, 2013.

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Assistant Professor in ITM College,
Gwalior, M.P
Er. Anirudh Dube
Assistant Professor & Member, Library Committee
Deptt. of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology, Rohini, Delhi
Sritam Patnaik
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