Ajay  Kumar Mandava

Ajay Kumar Mandava

Associate Professor, Electrical Electronics and Communication Engineering, GST, BLR

Education
Ph. D.
Email ID
amandava@gitam.edu
Education
Ph. D.
Research Areas
  • Computer Vision and Image Processing
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Nondestructive Testing & Evaluation
  • Partial Differential Equations

Education

Degree Name Institute & College name Year of Graduation/Award
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering Howard R Hughes College of Engineering 2013
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering Howard R Hughes College of Engineering 2009
Bachelor of Technology 2006

Experience

Designation Organization From Date To Date
Sr.Software Engineer R & D Consultant Triple Crown Consulting 24-03-2014 01-04-2015
Graduate Teaching Assistantship University of Nevada Las Vegas 01-08-2008 31-05-2013
Graduate Assistant Desert Research Institute 01-01-2010 31-08-2010
Temporary Employee Desert Research Institute 01-09-2009 31-12-2009

Awards

Award name Award Organization Awarded year
Best Dissertation Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering University of Nevada Las Vegas USA 2013
Outstanding Teachers Assistant Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering University of Nevada Las Vegas USA 2010
Golden Key International Honour Society Member Golden Key International Honour Society 2009
Phi Kappa Phi Member Phi Kappa Phi 2009
Tau Beta Pi Member Tau Beta Pi 2008

A Semiautomated Segmentation of Soil Xray MicrotomographyElsevier Procedia Computer Science, Scopus, -2015, 46, 1468-1475

Visualization of Nuclear and other Noncommercial Materials Using Megavoltage Xray TechnologyElsevier Procedia Computer Science, Scopus, -2015, 46, 1268-1273

Locally and Feature Adaptive Diffusion Based Image DenoisingApplied Mathematics & Information Sciences (AMIS), Scopus, -2014, 8, 1-12

Speckle Noise Reduction using Local Binary PatternElsevier Procedia Technology, Google scholar, -2012, 6, 574-581

Image Diffusion In Connection With Robust MEstimatorsElsevier Procedia Engineering, Scopus, -2012, 30, 1138-1145

Advantages and Challenges of Radioscopic Detection of Nuclear Materials in Cargo Containers with Two Megavoltage Energy BarriersNuclear Technology, Scopus, -2011, 175, 276-285

Adaptive Image Denoising Based on Nonlinear Diffusion in Wavelet DomainJournal of Electronic Imaging, Scopus, -2011, 20, 033016-1-7

Realtime OnBoard Object Tracking for Cooperative Flight ControlSystems Science, Google scholar, -2010, 36, 15-22

Title of the project Funded by Duration Sanctioned date
Implementation of Embedded Optic Flow Sensor for Unmanned Autonomous Vehicle Applications Defence Research and Development Organization Aeronautics Research and Development Board 24 22-Nov-2018
Title of the project Funded by Duration Sanctioned date
Title of the book Book / Chapter Name of the publisher Subject area Edition Page numbers ISBN Published year
Soil water root Processes Advances in Tomography and Imaging Chapters The Soil Science Society of America, Inc. Soil and Plant Science 2 39-67 978089118959 2013
Board name Journal name
Board name Journal name
Reviewer Optics & Laser Technology
Reviewer Remote Sensing, MDPI
Reviewer Sensors, MDPI
Seminar name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
National World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Tenerife, Spain 30-Nov-2010 02-Dec-2010 Image Denoising by Exploring the Context Information in the Wavelet Domain Participated Emma E Regentova
Seminar name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
International Wuhan University (China), IACSITInternational Association of Computer Science and Information Technology, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) Los Angeles, California, United States 09-Apr-2015 10-Apr-2015 Unsupervised Segmentation of Soil XRay Microtomography Images Participated Emma E. Regentova, Markus Berli
International School of Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort, Kochi, India 03-Dec-2014 05-Dec-2014 A Semiautomated Segmentation of Soil Xray Microtomography Participated Emma E. Regentova, Markus Berli
International School of Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India Bolgatty Palace & Island Resort, Kochi, India 03-Dec-2014 05-Dec-2014 Visualization of Nuclear and other Noncommercial Materials Using Megavoltage Xray Technology Participated Emma E. Regentova
International University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering Department of Computer Science and Engineering Bangalore University, Bangalore University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering, Bengaluru 25-Jul-2014 27-Jul-2014 Image Denoising Based on Adaptive Diffusion Participated Emma E. Regentova
International University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering Department of Computer Science and Engineering Bangalore University, Bangalore University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering, Bengaluru 25-Jul-2014 27-Jul-2014 Detection of nuclear and other nonCommercial Materials using Megavoltage Xray Technology Participated Emma E. Regentova, L. Zhang
International University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering Department of Computer Science and Engineering Bangalore University, Bangalore University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering, Bengaluru 25-Jul-2014 27-Jul-2014 Automated Segmentation of Soil Xray Microtomography (XMT) Images Participated Emma E. Regentova, Markus Berli
International Premier Hall for Advancing Science and Engineering Las Vegas, NV, USA 07-Apr-2014 09-Jul-2014 A CUDA Based Implementation of Locallyand FeatureAdaptive Diffusion Based Image Denoising Algorithm Participated
International UNR, DRI, LBNL,and NASA Ames Rethymnon, Crete, Greece 29-Jul-2013 31-Jul-2013 Sky Segmentation by Fusing Clustering with Neural Networks Participated
International World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Applied Computing (WORLDCOMP) Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 22-Jul-2013 25-Jul-2013 Feature Based Locally Adaptive Diffusion for Image Denoising Participated Emma E Rengentova
International National Institute of Technology Rourkela Rourkela, Odisha, India 06-Oct-2012 08-Oct-2012 Speckle Noise Reduction Using Local Binary Pattern Participated Emma E Regentova
International World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Applied Computing (WORLDCOMP) Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 16-Jul-2012 19-Jul-2012 Local Binary Pattern Adaptive Diffusion for Image Denoising Participated Emma E Rengentova
International Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore, India 07-Dec-2011 09-Dec-2011 Image Diffusion In Connection With Robust M Estimators Participated Emma E Regentova
International Rajagiri School of Engineering and Technology Kochi, India 22-Jul-2011 24-Jul-2011 Reliability Assessment of Microarray Data Using Fuzzy Classification Methods A Comparative Study Participated Emma E Regentova
International Association for Image and Machine Intelligence Burnaby, BC, Canada 22-Jun-2011 24-Jun-2011 Adaptive Nonlinear Diffusion in Wavelet Domain Participated Emma E Regentova
International IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics San Antonio, TX, USA 11-Oct-2009 14-Oct-2009 Radioscopic inspection of cargo containers with megavoltage energy barriers Participated Emma E Regentova
International Health Physics Society San Antonio, Texas, USA 31-Jan-2009 03-Feb-2009 Radioscopic Cargo Screening for Detecting Nuclear Materials with Megavoltage Dual Energy Barriers Participated Emma E Regentova, L. Zhang
International University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 19-Aug-2008 21-Aug-2008 A New Method of Detecting Microcalcification Clusters for Computer Aided Digital Mammography Participated Emma E Regentova
Name of the award Awarded by Awarded year
Best Dissertation Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering University of Nevada Las Vegas USA 2013
Outstanding Teachers Assistant Howard R Hughes College of Engineering University of Nevada Las Vegas 2010
Golden Key International Honour Society Member Golden Key International Honour Society 2009
Phi Kappa Phi Member Phi Kappa Phi 2009
Tau Beta Pi Member Tau Beta Pi 2008
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
Outcome Based Education and Learning Centric Approaches Quality improvement program School of Technology, GITAM, Bengaluru Campus GITAM, Bengaluru Campus 11-Jun-2018 12-Jun-2018 Participated
Analog and Digital Communications Faculty development program E & ICT Academy, National Institute of Technology, Warangal GITAM University, Hyderabad Campus 15-May-2017 24-May-2017 Participated
Pedagogical Skills Training Programme Faculty development program School of Technology, GITAM University, Bengaluru Campus GITAM University, Bengaluru Campus 03-Sep-2016 03-Sep-2016 Participated
Object Tracking Using Image Histogrammer Quality improvement program Institute of Systems, Technology and Management, Bharat Dynamics Limited Bharat Dynamics Limited 13-Dec-2005 12-Jan-2006 Participated
CorDECT WLL Quality improvement program Telecom Division of IT&TG, Electronics Corporation of India Limited Electronics Corporation of India Limited 03-Jun-2004 02-Jul-2004 Participated
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
Intensive Introduction to Teaching Workshop Quality improvement program Teaching and Learning Center, University of Nevada Las Vegas University of Nevada Las Vegas 19-Aug-2008 20-Aug-2008 Participated
Advanced Telecommunication Technologies Quality improvement program Departments of Electronics and Telematics and ECE G Narayanamma Institute of Technology and Science 09-Dec-2004 11-Dec-2004 Participated
Organization name Membership category Membership type
Institute of electrical & Electronics engineers Individual Member
Indian Science Congress Association Life Member
Title Application number Category Submitted date
Title Application number Category Submitted date
Title Application number Category Submitted date
Bet Sensing Apparatuses and Methods 14988533 US 05 Jan, 2016