Research Center

The VKIT VTU-Research Center (VTU-RC) in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering was established in the year 2014. A Centre of Excellence for research comprises of licensed software tools like Cadence, Microwind, Xillinx, Matlab, NS2 and LabView with i3 processor computers. The Department had signed an MoU with SAP University Alliance for the benefit of the students at the UG, PG level and also for Research Scholars.

The Department comprises of two renowned Doctorates in the emerging field of Electronics and Computer Science.

  • Dr. Shaila K, Prof. & HOD was awarded Doctoral Degree from Bangalore University in January 2013 and the Final Defence viva-voce was held on 19.12.2012 for the Thesis titled “Secure Data Communication Techniques in Wireless Sensor Networks”. Presently she is guiding 04 Internal Research Scholars and 03 External Research Scholars.
  • Dr. S Lakshmikanth, Associate Professor was awarded Doctoral Degree from Jain University in December 2015 and the Final Defence viva-voce was held on 16th July 2016 for the Thesis titled “Signal Processing (Noise Cancellation) A Novel Approach for Noise Cancellation in Industrial Environment”.

The details of the Research Scholars who have registered in VKIT VTU-RC are :

  • Mrs. Leelavathi G, Assistant Professor, Govt. SKSJTI, Bangalore has registered for Ph. D Programme under the guidance of Dr. Shaila K in the month December 2013 at VKIT VTU-RC. The area of specialization is in Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Ms. Reshma S, Assistant Professor, Sambhram Institute of Technology, Bangalore has registered for Ph. D Programme under the guidance of Dr. Shaila K in the month December 2014 at VKIT VTU-RRC. The area of specialization is in Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Mrs. Manasa P, Assistant Professor, Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bangalore has registered for Ph. D Programme under the guidance of Dr. Shaila K in the month December 2014 at VKIT VTU-RC. The area of specialization is in Wireless Sensor Networks.

The details of the in-house Research Scholars are:

  • Mr. Sanjay K Nagendra, Assistant Professor has registered for Ph. D Programme under the guidance of Dr. Shaila K in the month December 2014 at VKIT VTU-RC. The area of specialization is in Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Mr. Shashikiran B S, Assistant Professor has registered for Ph. D Programme under the guidance of Dr. Shaila K in the month March 2015 at VKIT VTU-RC. The area of specialization is in Image Processing.
  • Mrs. Shruthi B S, Assistant Professor has registered for Ph. D Programme under the guidance of Dr. Shaila K in the month December 2015 at VKIT VTU-RC. The area of specialization is in Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Mrs. Bhavya S, Assistant Professor has registered for Ph. D Programme under the guidance of Dr. Shaila K in the month February 2016 at VKIT VTU-RC. The area of specialization is in Wireless Sensor Networks.

The details of the Research Scholars utilizing VKIT VTU-RC facilities are:

  • Mrs. Bhagyalakshmi N, Associate Prof. has registered for Ph. D Programme in the month May 2012 at Jain University, Bangaluru. She has completed the course work and comprehensive viva. She has published two Journal and three conference papers. She will be submitting the Thesis. The area of specialization is in VLSI.
  • Mrs. H P Leelavathi, Assistant Prof. has registered for Ph. D Programme in the month January 2015 at VTU-RC, Bangalore. She has completed two course work. The area of specialization is in Image Processing.
  • Mrs. Y N Sunitha, Assistant Prof. has registered for Ph. D Programme in the month December 2013 at VTU-RC, Mysuru. She has completed the course work. The area of specialization is in Image Processing.