Staff and students from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences,Dr. Rinki Sharma, Ms. Priya Pandey and Ms. Sushmita K. (M.Tech FT-2017) exhibited their project titled ‘IoT Based Platform to Enable Short and Long Distance Communication for Speech, Hearing and Visually Impaired’ at the Visvesvaraya Industrial & Technological Museum (VITM), Bengaluru during the Innovation Festival held on 1st – 3rd February 2019 . The competition was open for institutes all over Karnataka. The project ideas were invited in the fields of engineering, arts, crafts and science. Their project was one of 40 projects shortlisted for the exhibition.
Dr. Santhosh M. Malkapur, Asst. Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology published a book chapter in the book titled “Use of Recycled Plastics in Eco-efficient Concrete (1st Edition)”. The Chapter titled “Virgin and Waste Polymer Incorporated Concrete Mixes for Enhanced Neutron Radiation Shielding Characteristics” is published by Woodhead Publishing, Elsevier 2019.
Mrs. Anusha Vadde and Ms. Sudha B., Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, RUAS won the Best Paper in the track of “Smart Grid And Renewable Energy Technology” at IEEE International Conference on Circuits and Systems in Digital Enterprise Technology (ICCSDET 2018) held during 21-22 December 2018 for the paper entitled “Enhancement of Efficiency For Wireless Power Transfer System Using Wireless Link”.
Faculty Members from Faculty of Dental Sciences (FDS), RUAS are recognised at various levels and associations. The details are as follows:
RUAS congratulates Dr. B.V. Basavaraj, Dr. S. Bharath, Dr. R. Deveswaran and Prof. V. Madhavan, Dean – FPH for their paper publication in 2012 which is cited in “Nature - Scientific Report”.
Dr. Mamtha S. V., Assistant Professor, Department of Human Resources Management, Faculty of Management and Commerce was selected as a member in Leader Excellence at Harvard Square during October 2018. The members are entitled to an array of benefits that can build professional network, discover new opportunities, and advance leadership skills.
Dr. Prahlad Gadicherla, Reader, Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS won the Best Paper at 31st ISDR International Conference held on 29-30 September 2018 at Mumbai for the paper entitled “With Little Saliva Swab get the Future of Health Care Today”.
Ms. Sweety Jamgade, Assistant Professor, Department of Front Office, Faculty of Hospitality Management and Catering Technology, RUAS published an article in Asia-Pacific Green Travel which is a renowned website of U.S. based consultancy specializing in development of sustainable tourism products in Greenloons on 25 September 2018. The article emphasises of India’s Ecotourism Economic development with a specific case example. The publication has undergone rigorous reviews and editing before publishing.
Dr. Dominic Augustine, Reader, Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS won the Best Scientific Paper Presentation - “Asima Chatterjee Memorial Award” at the 2nd World Cancer Congress on Drug Discovery and Development conducted by Bangalore Healthcare Summit – 2018 held during 25-26 September 2018 for the paper entitled “Cytotoxic and Apoptotic Induction Effect on Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cells”. The research work is supervised by Dr. Roopa S. Rao, Dr. Anbu J. and Dr. K. N. C. Murthy.
Mr. Shashanka H. M., M.Sc. Student, RUAS won the Best Poster Award at an International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approach of Science: Nanotechnology – A Boon for Mankind, held during 18-19 September 2018 at Garden City University, Bangalore for the paper entitled, “Synthesis and Characterization of Hexagonal Strontium ferrite with High Magnetic Parameters”. The research work is supervised by Dr. Anantharamaiah P.N., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences,RUAS.
Dr. Kesha M Desai, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy has been awarded “Young Researcher in Pharmacology” considering her Ph.D research work on oral ulcers namely “Formulation and Evaluation of Polyherbal Formulation for Aphthous Stomatitis”. Venus International Foundation gives “Higher Education Leadership Awards” in the field of Health & Medical services
Dr(Ms) Indira Narayanaswamy, Research Professor, RUAS is selected as a member of the National Organising Committee for 8th Symposium on Applied Aerodynamics and Design of Aerospace Vehicles Sarod 2018. She is also on the Editorial Board of the proceedings of conference, being published by Springer.
Three faculty members and 10 Pharm D students from the Dept. of Pharmacy Practice of FPH, RUAS presented 20 Scientific Abstracts at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Conference on Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) at Tokyo, Japan during 8-11 September 2018. This Conference was attended by more than 3,000 delegates from the Asia Pacific region. In particular, 1,500 posters were presented and nearly 100 podium research findings were presented. The abstracts of these presentations are indexed at Value in Health Journal (Pubmed, Impact Factor: 5.5).
RUAS is glad to inform that Ms. M. Bhavana Shree, 6th Year Pharm D Intern won the prestigious global award of “Best Podium Presentation” under the student category. Two posters from Mr. Subeesh K. Viswam, Assistant Professor, FPH and Ms. Ramya Ravi, Pharm D intern were selected in the “Top 10%” category and awarded with “ISPOR’s Prestigious Rosettes”. Considering the high quality of the posters, ISPOR has also granted “Travel and Short Courses Grant” worth of US $ 2800 each along with complimentary registration to Dr. G.R. Saraswathy and Dr. K. Mamatha, Faculty Members of Pharmacy Practice, FPH, RUAS.
Dr. Maheswari E., Professor and Head, Dept. of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, RUAS presented a poster on “A Retrospective Analysis on Pattern of Poisoning and its Treatment Outcome” at the ICPE’s 34th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology and Therapeutic Risk Management (ICPE 2018) held at The Prague Congress Centre, Prague, Czech Republic duding 22-26 August 2018. Moreover, Dr. Maheswari was awarded scholarship by ICPE to attend this prestigious conference due to her quality research.
The focus on Pharmacoepidemiology and Therapeutic Risk Management has become an important component globally for identifying and treating patients based on the rate of prevalence of diseases in a particular region by the medical fraternity so that specialized medical / hospital care can be established in that region benefiting the patients. Dr. Maheswari also attended the Pre-Conference short courses that dealt with various topics related to:
By attending this international conference, the Professor had an opportunity to meet and network with internationally recognized medical / pharmacy practice experts in the area of Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety.
Prof. Govind R. Kadambi, Acting Vice Chancellor – RUAS has been listed in the First Edition of ‘Great Men and Women of Science - 2018’ by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England for his research contribution towards Antenna Engg.
Ms. Nimmy Mariam Abraham, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, FET, RUAS won the First Prize in the poster presentation entitled “Analysis of Irregular Structures under Earthquake Loads” at the 2nd International Structural Integrity Conference and Exhibition, held from 25-27 July 2018 at Hyderabad.
Dr. Jyotsna Kumar, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, RUAS has been recognized as an ‘Outstanding Reviewer’ for the Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (ISSN 22133437) for the Year - 2018 held on 24 May 2018. The Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering is a Scopus indexed journal of Q1 category published by Elsevier. The journal covers the wide range of the research areas which include Chemical Engineering, Process Chemistry and Technology, Environmental Science, Pollution, Waste Management and Disposal.
Dr. Rohit Prasad, Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS won the “BEST PAPER PRESENTATION AWARD” in Staff Category at 4th Inter State and 45th Karnataka State Dental Conference.
Dr. John V. George, Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS was awarded the certificate of appreciation for Best Delegate Paper Presentation at 32nd IACDE & 25th IES National Conference - 2017 held during 23-26 November 2017, for his paper titled “Management of Open Apex”
Prof. R.M. Lalitha, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS, Bengaluru was invited as an Expert Speaker at the 3rd Asian Maxillofacial Trainees Conference - Colombo, Sri Lanka held on 12th November 2017, by the Sri Lanka Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in association with Asian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Prof. R.M. Lalitha delivered the lecture on “Platelet Concentrates and its use in Maxillofacial Surgery”. The theme of the Conference was “En Route to Clinical Eminence in CMF Surgery”. Many International and National delegates had participated in the Conference.
Dr. Maheswari E. - Professor and Head, Dr. Saraswathy G.R. - Associate Professor and Mr. Sri Harsha Chalasani, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences attended and presented posters at the ISPE’s 10th Asian Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology held during 29-31 October 2017 at The Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence (PACE), University of Queensland School of Pharmacy, Wooloongabba, Brisbane, Australia.
Mr. Sri Harsha Chalasani, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences was awarded the International Travel Grant from SERB to attend the Conference at Australia.
Dr. Shruthi N., Reader, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS, Bengaluru was invited to deliver a lecture on “Research Scope in Regenerative Dentistry" at 30th Annual Conference of the Indian Society for Dental Research (International Association of Dental Research IADR India Division) New Delhi on 1st October 2017. The Conference was hosted by Center for Dental Education and Research, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.
The “Best Faculty Speaker” and “Best Student Speaker” was awarded to the Faculty member and the PG Student of Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS Bengaluru at the 24th Indian Society of Oral Implantologists (ISOI) National Conference held during 21-24 September 2017 at Bengaluru.
In particular, the “Best Faculty Speaker” award was won by Dr. Mahantesh, Department of Periodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences for the presentation titled “Salvaging the Impaired Soft Tissue: A Case Series”.
Dr. Sivaranjani Gali, Reader from Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS attended the Annual Meeting and presented part of her Ph.D. work at the Academy of Dental Material in Nuremberg, Germany held during 05-07 October 2017. Dr. Sivaranjani Gali’s research work on ‘Finite Element Analysis to Evaluate Zirconia Re-inforced Mica-Glass for Veneering Zirconia’ was appreciated and the research work will be published in the esteemed ‘Journal of Dental Materials’.
Dr. Jyotsna Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Humanities was invited as Plenary Speaker and Chairperson by the International Science Congress held at Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand held during 2-3 October 2017. Further, the invited talk by Dr. Jyotsna on ‘Residual Wastes of Barium Industries - Its Management and Reclamation’ was highly appreciated at the Conference.
Dr. R. M. Lalitha, Dr. Sujatha S., Dr. Kavitha Pasad, Dr. Roopa S. Rao, Mrs. Rupali Mane, Dr. Shwetha K.M., Dr. Shwetha V., Members of Faculty of Dental Sciences participated in the 6th World Congress International Academy of Oral Oncology (IAOO) held during 17-20 May 2017 at Shangri-La Bengaluru, India.
Dr. Vinod Pattabiraman and Dr. Sharanya Sabrish, Readers, Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS attended and presented scientific papers at the International Conference- Second SAARC Orthodontic Conference held on 15-17 May 2017 at Kathmandu, Nepal.
Dr. T. Christy Bobby, Associate Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology RUAS received the Best Paper Award for the research paper titled “Thermal Imaging Based Breast Cancer Analysis Using BEMD AND Uniform RLBP”. The paper was presented at Joint International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Computations in Engineering Systems (ICAIECES – 2017) and International Conference on Power Circuits and Information Technologies (ICPCIT- 2017) held during 27-29 April 2017 at Andhra Pradesh, India.
Dr. Rohini Despande, Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, RUAS is invited as one of the guest speaker for the International Conference on Electronics, Communications and Networks (CECNET - 2017). The International Conference will be held at National Dong Hua University, Taiwan during 24 to 27 November 2017.
The research work of Dr. Sanjeev K. Nayak, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, RUAS has been selected for the 5th IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE 2017) which will be held at University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Oshawa, Canada. The research paper titled “Variable Wind, Dynamic Load, Constant Voltage Wind Turbine Generation System” will be presented at the conference during 14 August 2017 to 17 August 2017.
Dr. K. Pushpanjali, Academic Registrar, RUAS and HoD - Department of Public Health Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS participated in the International Conference related to “World Summit on Social Accountability” held during 8 - 12 April 2017 at Hammamet, Tunisia . Dr. K. Pushpanjali presented a poster titled “Danta Suraksha – A Multi Sector Project for Oral Health Promotion among School Children”. The International Conference was organized by Towards Unity for Health (TUFH) which is an International Organization aiming to foster equitable community-oriented health services education, research, and policy. In addition, TUFH bring together innovative Health Care Organizations, Universities, Educational Institutions, and Individuals from all over the world for the improvement of health in their communities.
Dr. Madhu K. S., Assistant Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences was invited as the guest speaker for the “International Conference on Dentistry” organized by Madridge held during 3-5 April 2017 at Dubai, UAE. Dr. Madhu K. S. presented the research work titled “Molecular Identification of Enterococcus Faecalis Associated with Primary Endodontic Infections in Bangalore Population and to Evaluate the Efficacy of Common Antibiotics Against E. Faecalis”. Madridge Conferences are specifically designed to create a platform for all the Eminent Speakers, Scientists, Academicians and Young Researchers to explore the advancements and novel innovations in the field of Science and Technology. The scientific programmes were aimed at imparting and sharing scientific knowledge across the world.
Ms. B.K. Swathi Prasad, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, FET attended an International Conference ICAART2017 held during 24-26 March 2017 at Porto, Portugal. Ms. Swathi presented the research work titled ‘Multi-Agent Polygon Formation using Reinforcement Learning’ which was well appreciated in the conference.
Mr. Shivnarayan Nishad, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, FMPS published his research article titled “Virtual Water Trade and Loss of Water Sustainability” in Nature Scientific Report of Emirates Business magazine related to the section“Crops that Sow Seeds of Thirst!”
Dr. Sivaranjani Gali, Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS delivered a guest lecture on"Zirconia Toughened Mica Glass Ceramics for Dental Restorations" on 2nd March 2017 at the Institute of Biomaterials, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany. In the guest lecture, new glass-ceramic compositions with enhanced combination of mechanical properties was discussed. In addition, the Faculty member had visited Julius Maximilian University, Würzburg, Germany for training on‘Dental Chewing Simulator’ where the Faculty interacted with Prof. Aldo Boccacini and Prof. Gbureck.
Dr. Niranjan Prabhu T., Asst. Professor and Head, Department of Chemisty - Faculty of Science and Humanities gave invited talk on "Agriculture and Ground Water" at Kurugodu, Bellary District, Karnataka on 25th March 2017. This Programme was organised for local farmers and teachers by Social Science Forum, Kurugodu. Lecture was followed by felicitation.
Mr. Sri Harsha Chalasani, Asst. Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy has bagged the "BEST POSTER PRESENTATION" award at 7th Pharmaceutical Care Conference, Muscat held on 22 & 23 February 2017.
Prof. S. R. Shankapal, MSRUAS Awarded Prestigious "9th Innovative Education Awards" by Stars Group for Outstanding Contribution to Education on 18th February 2017 in Mumbai
More than Ten papers from Faculty of Engineering and Technology, RUAS were shortlisted and presented at the 13th Edition of IEEE INDICON Conference – 2016, a prestigeous conference hosted by IISc, Bangalore during 16 Dec. 2016 to 18 Dec. 2016.
Dr. Jyotsna Kumar, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Humanities, RUAS presented a Research Paper titled “Adsorbents for the Reduction of Iron Impurities from Crude Sodium Sulphide: A Comparative Study” in the 6th International Conference on Materials Processing and Characterization (ICMPC- 2016) held at Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia from 05 Dec. 2016 to 07 Dec. 2016. The Victoria University is ranked among top 2% of Universities worldwide according to Times Higher Education World University Rankings - 2017.
Faculty members and students from Faculty of Dental Sciences (FDS), RUAS has won series of awards at various National conferences in Nov. 2016. The details are as follows:
Dr. Sivaranjani Gali, Reader – Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences has won the Paffenbarger Award at the Academy of Dental Materials – 2016 Annual Meeting, Chicago. She was one of the three recipients winning the third place and being the First Indian to have won this award for “The Best Paper in Dental Material Research”.
M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences (MSRUAS) is jointly working with UAS - Dharwad on the project “Development of Multifunctional Agricultural Robot for Agricultural Operations”. As a part of this project, the faculty member of FET displayed the prototype model of Agri Robot at Krishimela – 2016, Dharwad. The Agri Robot prototype attracted thousands of farmers and many other people involved in Agriculture at the event. In addition, Agri Robot was appreciated by farmers, agro - industrial entrepreneurs and general public.
Dr.Dominic Augustine - Dept of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dental Sciences has been awarded the Best Scientific Paper Award in "Seminar on Medical Science and Biomedicine" held at Karnataka Cancer Society on 28th September 2016. The paper presented by Dr. Dominic Augustine "iNOS Expression in Oral Carcinomas and Sarcomas" ( Guided by Dr. Roopa Rao) was chosen as best paper amongst 35 presentations from various fields of Medicine, Dental, Biotechnology & Allied health Sciences.
Prof. Govind R. Kadambi, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research) – MSRUAS received a Lifetime Achievement Award in Antenna Engineering during Contemporary Academic Meet of VICAM – 2016. The award was given to Prof. Govind R. Kadambi by Hon’ble Justice Vallinayagam along with the Board of Trustees of Venus International Foundation at Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Prof. S. R. Shankapal, M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences received prestigious 'National Education Award' by ABP News for outstanding contribution to Education on 23 June 2016 at Mumbai.
Ms. Anusha Vadde and Mr. V. S. N. Sitaram Gupta, Asst. Professors from Faculty of Engineering and Technology has bagged the "BEST PAPER" award at 12th IEEE India International Conference INDICON 2015 held at Jamial Millia Islamia, New Delhi from 17th to 20th December 2015.
Prof. S. R. Shankapal, M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences received prestigious 'National Education Leadership Award 2015' from Vijayavani for Outstanding Contribution to Education on 12 September 2015 at Vivanta by Taj, Bengaluru.
Dr. Jyotsna Kumar, Asst. Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science & Humanities has bagged the "BEST PAPER" award at National Women’s Science Congress held at Veterinary College, Hebbal, Bengaluru during 7 - 8 November 2015.
Mr. Rakesh C. (Asst. Professor - FMC) participated in a conference organised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific Cultural Organization(UNESCO) and International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation (IMRF) on 9th and 10th October,2015 at Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India. There were approximately 110 paper presenters from different disciplines and his presentation got selected for “Best Presentation Award-2015” honored by UNESCO and IMRF.
Dr. Mamatha G. Hegde from Faculty of Art and Design was adjudged second runner-up in an International Conference on “Challenges and Opportunities for Developing Sustainable RUBAN Society” held at Dayananda Sagar Business Academy, Bengaluru during 13 to 14 February 2015.
Dr. George V. John, Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences has bagged the "BEST PAPER" award at the 68th Indian Dental Conference held at Bengaluru during 13 -15 Feb 2015.
Mr. R. Arun from Faculty of Engineering and Technology won the Best Paper Award at International Conference on Advances in Management & Technology held at Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad.
Design and Development of Pulse Wave Velocity Measurement System
The project was exhibited at the I3 National Fair conducted at IIT – Delhi by CII, DST and Agilent Technologies.
Almost 1000 projects were enrolled and 52 projects were short listed for National Fair. The top 5 innovations were given awards by CII, DST and Agilent Technologies. Young Indians Next Practices award was given to the top 3 young innovators by Young Indians.
This project exhibited by Kishore Rajendran, Preetham Shankpal and Santosh R won third prize in the I3 National Fair – 2010. The inventors also received third prize in Young Indians Next Practices award category. The project is one among the 10 innovations that have been selected for mentorship by the CII for further development and commercialization.
Arun Raveendran, S.N. Sridhara, D. Rakesh, S.R. Shankapal, “Exterior Styling of an Intercity Transport Bus for Improved Aerodynamic Performance”, SAE2009-28-0060 - Won the best Research paper award under category “Innovative Vehicle Architecture” in SAEINDIA Mobility Congress 2009 (International Conference of SAE), held on 13-15 Dec 2009 at Chennai.
MSRSAS participated in First National Competition on Micro-Air Vehicles (MICAV – 07) held at Agra 23-27 October 2007 and won two awards; Best Innovative Design and Rotary Wing Category Award. The competition was held at Drop Zone of Indian Air Force at Agra and was organized by ADRDE and ARDB. The following are the Team Members: