Doctoral Programs

Profiles of Research Supervisors


Dr. Sanjay H.A., Professor & Head, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr. Sanjay H A received the BE degree in Electrical and Electronics engineering from the University of Kuvempu, India, in 1996 and the M.Tech. Degree in computer science and engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India, in 2001. He has done his PhD in Supercomputer Education and Research Center at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. His Research interests include Grid Computing; Cloud computing, Blockchain, Parallel Computing, Distributed Systems and Performance Modeling of parallel applications. He has published research papers in reputed international journals and conferences. He has Research projects with a total of Rs 30 Lakhs funding from Department of Information Technology - New Delhi, ISRO, VTU and VGST. Three Ph.D students have successfully completed and 2 are pursuing under his guidance.


Dr. N.G. Goudru, Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr.Gowdru completed his Ph.D in Computer Science and Engineering from VTU, Belgaum, India in 2016-17, received M.Sc (Applied Mathematics) from Karnataka University, Dharwad, India in 1981, Ph.D (Mathematics) from Gulbarga University, India in 1989, M.S (s/w Systems) from BITS, Pilani, India in 1997, M.Tech (Information Technology) degree from Karnataka State Open University, Mysore, India in 2010. His areas of research are in the fields of Mobile wireless networks, modelling and performance analysis of heterogeneous networks, and Enhancement of QoS in wired, wireless and mobile communications. He has good number of publications in refereed International Journals and presented many research papers in reputed International/National conferences. He is the author of two books on discrete mathematics.


Dr. Prasanta Gogoi, Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr. Prasanta Gogoi received BE degree from Jorhat Engineering College, Jorhat and M. Tech and PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from Tezpur University, Tezpur, India. He has morethan 12 years research experience in Data mining and Network Security. He has more than 15 researchpublications in the International refereed Journals and Conferences with Google Scholar citation: 500, h-index: 9, i10-index: 9. presently, he is a PhD Supervisor for two research scholars under Visvesvaraya Technical University, Belgaum. He has guided 5 PG projects and more than 15 UG projects.


Dr. Swarnalatha K S, Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr.Swarnalatha received BE degree in Information Science and Engineering from the VTU, in 2001 and M. Tech. Degree in Computer Science and Engineering from VTU,Belagavi, India, in 2006. She was awarded with Ph.D. on in 2016 on “Constructive and Productive Framework for Requirement Engineering Process Model” under VTU, Belagavi. Her Research interest include Software Engineering. She has published research papers in reputed international journals and conferences. She is Co-Principal Investigator for the project “Design and Development of therapeutic Exoskeleton for Muscular Dystrophy and Comatose” under by Karnataka Council for Technological Up gradation, Gov. of Karnataka (GoK) worth of 36.66 Lakhs.


Dr. Srinivas D B, Associate Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr. Srinivas D B received the BE degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Bangalore University, India, in 1998 and M.E in Computer Science and Engineering from Bangalore University, India, in 2002. He was awarded with Ph.D. from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India in 2019. His research interests include Network Security, Grid Computing; Cloud computing and Distributed Systems.


Dr. K. Aditya Shastry, Associate Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr. K. Aditya Shastry obtained B. E degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Bangalore University and M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from VTU, Belagavi. He was awarded Ph.D. degree in 2019 from VTU, Belagavi under the supervision of Dr. Sanjay H.A. He holds more than 15 years’ experience in teaching and more than 3 years’ experience in industry. His areas of research include data mining and machine learning. He has published more than 10 papers in refereed journals and reputed conferences. He has authored 3 book chapters under reputed Springer publications. He is a Life member of CSI.


Dr. Ashwini J P, Associate Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr. Ashwini J P received B E from VTU, Belagavi in 2002, M.Tech from IIT Bombay in 2009 and Ph.D. from VTU Belagavi in 2017. Her areas of interest include Computer Networks, Cloud and High-performance computing.


Dr.Vidyadevi G.Biradar, Associate Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr.Vidyadevi G.Biradar completed her BE in 1996 from Gulbarga University, M.Tech. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from VTU, Belagavi in 2002 and was awarded Ph.D. in 2018 from VTU Belagavi in Digital Image Processing. She has more than 22 years of teaching and research experience. She has publications in reputed National/International Journals. She is the author of a book titled “Tool assisting Cancer Cell Classification”. She has delivered guest lectures on Digital Image Processing in many National Level workshops.


Dr. Manoj Kumar M V, Associate Professor, Dept. of ISE, NMIT

Dr. Manoj Kumar M V has obtained his B.E. and M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from VTU, Belagavi. He has completed Ph.D. (MHRD fellowship for 4.5 years) from Department of Computer Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK), Surathkal (under the mentorship of Dr. Annappa, former head and Professor, CSE, NITK). During the Ph.D. tenure he has visited 04 foreign universities for academic and research interaction. He has authored and published 27 papers in indexed international reputed conferences and refereed Journals. He has authored one book chapter. He has delivered 30+ talks on mobile application development and data science (Google certified mobile app developer).


Ph.D Registrants

Several teachers in the department are pursuing their doctoral research in diverse areas such as data mining, high performance computing, speech synthesis and others.