Faculty pursuing Ph.D.

The department faculty members pursuing Ph.D at different university research centres is listed below:

Sl. No Candidate Name Year of Registration Guide Name Research Topic University Status
1. Prof. Srinivas Halvi 2013 Dr. K.B. Raja,
Professor, Department of Electronics & Communication, University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering, Bangalore
Development of efficient algorithms using face and iris recognition for biometrics Visvesvaraya Technological University, (VTU), Belagavi Thesis
2. Prof. Padma C. R. 2015 Dr. K M Ravikumar Professor,
Department of Electronics &Communication Engineering, Oxford College of Engineering, Bangalore
Design and development of cost effective EFNMR system: Methods and applications Visvesvaraya Technological University, (VTU), Belagavi Course work & Comprehensive Viva completed. Colloquium completed
(on the verge of submission)
3. Prof. S. Hema Priyadarshini 2014 Dr. AnandPremRajan
Associate Professor School of Biosciences & Technology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Vellore Institite of Technology (VIT), Vellore
Advanced Signal processing
techniques for the analysis of wrist pulse signals
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University,
Course work & Comprehensive Viva completed. Colloquium completed
(on the verge of submission)
4. Prof.Nanditha H. G. 2021 Dr Ganapathi Hegde,
ECE Dept ,Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,Bangalore.
Hardware architectures for accelerating deep neural network to meet memory requirements Amrita vishvavidyapeetam, Bengaluru Course work in progress
5. Prof. Nanditha Krishna 2016 Dr Nagamani K, Professor, Dept of Telecommunication Engg
RV College of Engineering, Bangalore
Glaucoma detection and classification Visvesvaraya Technological University, (VTU), Belagavi Open
seminar-I Completed
6. Prof. Naveen T.S. 2017 Dr.Punal Arabi ,Professor and HOD , Department of Biomedical Engineering , ACS College of Engineering Early stroke detection using Thermographic Analysis of Carotid Artery. Visvesvaraya Technological University, (VTU), Belagavi Course work in progress

The number of publications by department faculty members is listed below:

2022-23 1 2 - 3*
2021-22 15 5 - 20
2020- 21 15 12 - 27
2019 - 20 17 5 - 22
2018 – 19 3 5 11 19
2017 – 18 5 19 2 26
2016 – 17 7 8 19 34

*Current year - Still counting


Sponsored Research:

Department of Medical Electronics has grants from Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology (KSCST) as mentioned in Table:

Sl. No Name of the Project/Endowments, Chairs Name of the PI Year of Award Funds provided Duration of project
1 Automatic diabetic retinopathy detection using convolutional
neural network
Prof. Srinivas Halvi 2021 Rs. 4500 6 months
2 Analysis of animal health condition post-surgery or ill health using LORA communication Prof. Padma C.R. 2021 Rs. 6000 6 months
3 Early detection of diabetic foot ulcer Prof. S Hema Priyadarshini and
Dr. V. G Sangam
2021 Rs. 5000 6 months
4 Automatic fall detection system Prof. Padma C.R. 2020 Rs. 5500 6 months

Department of Medical Electronics various grants from esteemed research organizations of India as mentioned below:

Funding Agencies:

  • Visual Group of Science and Technology (VGST)
  • Department of Science And Technology (DST)
  • VGST – TRIP (Technology Related Innovation Project)
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Center (IEDC)/DST, Bangalore
S.No. Name of the Granting Authority Name of the PI Amount in Lakhs Year of Sanction Title Status
1. Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology (KSCST), Indian Institute of Science campus, Bengaluru Prof. Padma C. R. 0.055 2018-19 Automatic Fall Detection System In progress
2. Ministry of Electronics and Instrumentation Technology Prof. SairamGeethanath 103.60 2014-15 Indigenous Magnetic Resonance Imaging development of MRI In Progress
3. Department of Science and Technology Prof. SairamGeethanath 70.32 2014-15 Novel acquisition and reconstruction strategies to accelerate magnetic resonance imaging using compressed sensing (NARAMICS) In Progress
4. Vision group of science and technology Prof. SairamGeethanath 20 2014-15 Karnataka fund for infrastructure strengthening in science and technology in higher educational institutions K-FIST Level-2 In Progress
5. IEDC, DST Prof. Shruthi B. 0.60 2014-15 UNI – EMRESQ Completed
6. IEDC, DST Prof. NarasimhaluGangappan 0.60 2014-15 Footcura Completed
7. IEDC, DST Prof. DeepaBhandarkar 0.60 2015-16 UTERO Completed



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