Research Initiatives

The department is recognized as R&D center VTU in the year 2008-09 for the purpose of full pledged involvement in research activity, Ph.D  & MS.C(Research) Programme. The research center has a separate lab with well equipped systems having latest hardware and software configurations   to carry out research in the various  fields.  . Presently, our center has 16 research scholars  and 6 research supervisors in  various fields such as Image Processing, BigData, Colud Computing , Networking etc.

Research Funds

Sl. No. Title of the Project Principal Investigator Year of Proposal/ Sanction Funding agency  Proposed Sanctioned Proposed / Sanctioned  amount in lakhs Duration of the project
1 “Live data Streaming system for social media to address civic issues using big data technology.” Mohan Kumar K N 2018 KSCST 5000 2017-18


2 “Protection on the Go- A wearable Device to Curb Child Abuse” Dr. Krishna A N 2018 VTU 5000 2017-18

May (2018)

3 An Analysis of Pose estimation over LiDAR generated point cloud data


Dr.Srikantaiah K C 2018 VTU 5000 2017-18

May (2018)

4 “An  Android application to address civic issue by helping citizens to get in touch with local authorities” Dr.Srikantaiah K C 2016 KSCST 3000 2015-16