Dr. Rajesh Kanna B


Email: rajeshkanna.b@vit.ac.in

PhD: SASTRA University, Thanjavur

Research Area: Deep learning models for computer vision applications, Image Analysis, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Path Planning, Hypergraph-based models for image engineering applications

Employee ID50258
Educational details (Please mention all the degrees with latest first)
DegreePassed out yearSpecializationInstitute/University/ College
PhD2012Computer Science & EngineeringSASTRA University, Thanjavur
PG2003Computer Science & EngineeringMepco Schlenk Engineering College, Virudhunagar / Madurai, Kamarar University
UG1993ScienceV.H.N.S.N College, Virudhunagar / Madurai, Kamarar University
Post-Doctoral Experience if any 
Research Details
Areas of SpecializationImage Analysis, Computer Vision applications using Machine learning and Deep learning
ORCID IDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-5970-3702
Scopus IDhttps://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=57277339500
H-index (Scopus)5
Google Scholar IDhttps://scholar.google.com/citations?user=l9GG-tYAAAAJ&hl=en
i10 index4
On-going Consultancy Project Details
On-going Consultancy Project TitleFunding Agency
Training Automation ProcessHyundai Mobis
Completed Funded Project Details
Completed Funded Project TitleFunding Agency
Photonic Disinfection to CombAt COVID-19 using

IndOor UNmanned AerIal VehiCle (AVIONIC-19)

Research Grant in Engineering, Management and Science (R-GEMS)
Patent Published Details
Patent Published TitlePatent Published Application No.
Secured Information Exchange Method & System Using Haptic CodesIndian patent application 201841022636 A, publication dated on 13/12/2019
Method to Normalize Microscopic Image Feature To Facilitate Robust Learning in Clinical PathologyIndian patent application  202041036034, publication dated on  04/09/2020
Automated Disinfection SystemIndian patent application  202241046842, publication dated on  26/08/2022
Patent Granted Details
Patent Granted TitlePatent Granted Application No.
Book / Book Chapter Published Details
Book :

Development of Hypergraph based Techniques for Selected Image Engineering Applications

Archers And Elevators, Bengaluru2018
Book Chapter :

Touch and Voice-Assisted Multilingual Communication Prototype for ICU Patients Specific to COVID-19

Book Chapter :

Machine Learning Technique for Analyzing the Behavior of Fish in an Aquarium, Communications in Computer and Information Science.

Book Chapter :

AWS Infrastructure Automation and Security Prevention Using DevOps.

Book Chapters :

Virtual Vision Architecture for VIP in Ubiquitous Computing,

Book Chapter :

Secured Information Exchange Using Haptic Codes, I

IGI Global2019
Book Chapter :

Estimation of Texture Variation in Malaria Diagnosis

Book Chapter :

A Novel Video Analytics Framework for Microscopic Tracking of Microbes

Awards & Recognition Details (only National and international awards and recognitions)
Name of the award, awarding agency, year of award
Recognition  :

Overseas visit invitation and support : ACM SIGSOFT has chosen him as one of the research students to receive a scholarship to attend the ACM Turing Centenary Celebration, to interact with 34 Turing Award winners in 2012 in San Francisco.

Name of the Award : Doctoral Research Award

Awarding agency :  Archers & Elevators Publishing House, Bangalore

Year : 2017

Name of the Award : Best research Poster Award

Awarding agency :  HPDC 2013, Association for Computing Machinery, New York

Year : 2013

Name of the Award : Awarded with distinction in Master’s degree

Awarding agency : Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

Year : 2003

Major International Collaboration Details  – Academic Collaboration Details
Type of collaboration (Research & publication/Funded Project/consultancy etc.), collaborating institute, year of collaboration
Type  : Deep learning research and publication on simultaneous localization and mapping.

Collaborating institute : School of Technology and Management, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo (Viana do Castelo Polytechnic Institute), Portugal

Year : 2022

Type  : Research & publication on applying fuzzy logic in grading positive Tuberculosis cases

Collaborating institute : The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, United States

Year : 2022

Type  : Research & publication in the detection and counting of Tuberculosis Bacilli

Collaborating institute : Visual Artificial Intelligence Laboratory Oxford Brookes University, UK

Year : 2021

Type  : Research & publication

Collaborating institute :  Department of Electronic Engineering, Shantou University, China.

Year : 2018

Major International Collaboration Details – Industry collaboration Details
Type of collaboration (Research & publication/Funded Project/consultancy etc.), collaborating industry, year of collaboration
Type of collaboration  : Research Project in Skin Analysis : Medical Imaging, Image Processing, AI

Collaborating industry : Samsung

Year :  2022

Other Details 
Editorial Experience (if any) 
Personal Website Link (if any)https://www.linkedin.com/in/rajesh-kanna-baskaran-8449b611/