Vaishali R Kulkarni

Ms. Vaishali Kulkarni

Assistant Professor|Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Department of Computer Science and Engineering


I have received her B.E. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Karnatak University, India, and M. Tech. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. I am pursuing her Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. My research interests include wireless sensor networks, computational intelligence, swarm intelligence, fuzzy logic, and neural networks. I am a member of IEEE, a life member of the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) and a member of Computer Society of India (CSI). I have served as invited reviewer, session chair and author in international conferences and journals. I have published papers in refereed journals papers and conference proceedings papers. My teaching interests lie in the domains of Data Structures, Design and Analysis of Algorithms, Computer Networks, Cryptography, C and C++. I also teach advanced masters level courses in Information Security, Advanced Computer Networks, Information Security, Wireless Networks and Computational Intelligence.

Qualifications

  • P.hd in Computer and Information Science

    Visvesraya Technological University, Belagavi

  • Master of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering

    Visvesraya Technological University, Belagavi

  • Bachelor of Computer Science and Engineering

    Karnatak University, Dharwad

Experience

Total Experience: 26 years

  1. Assistant Professor, Department of ComputerScience and Engineering, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences (July 2017onwards till date).
  2. Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering KLE Society’s MS Sheshagiri College of Engineering, Belagavi (July 2015 to November2015).
  3. Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, REVA Institute of Technology and Management, Bengaluru ((July 2012 to July2015).).
  4. Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, Kerala (June 2011 to December2011).
  5. Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, KLS Shri Vasantrao Potdar Polytechnic, Belagavi (September 1993 to March 2011).

Research Interest:

Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Swarm Intelligence, Cryptography, Wireless Sensor Networks

Research Expertise:

Computational Intelligence, Wireless Sensor Networks

Keywords

  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Swarm Intelligence
  • Cryptography
  • Wireless Sensor Networks

Book Chapters:

  1. V. R. Kulkarni and V. Desai, Computational Intelligence for Localization of Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks,” Verma N., Ghosh A. (eds) Computational Intelligence: Theories, Applications and Future Directions ‑Volume II, Advances 152 in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Volume 799, Springer, 2018. DOI: 10.1007/978 – 981-13 – 1135-2_34.
  2. Kulkarni, Vaishali Raghavendra and Veena Desai, Akash Sikarwar, and Raghavendra V. Kulkarni. Mobile Anchor-Assisted Localization Using Invasive Weed Optimization Algorithm”. Shi Cheng, and Yuhui Shi (eds) Handbook of Research on Advancements of Swarm Intelligence Algorithms for Solving Real-World Problems, pp. 415 – 436. Hershey, PA: IGI Global, 2020. DOI: 10.4018/978 – 1‑7998 – 3222‑5.ch017.

Peer-reviewed Journals:

  1. V. R. Kulkarni, V. Desai and R. V. Kulkarni, A Comparative Investigation of Deterministic and Metaheuristic Algorithms for Node Localization in Wireless Sensor Networks,” Wireless Networks, Springer, ISSN: 1572 – 8196, vol. 25, no. 5, pp 2789 – 2803, 2019.DOI: 10.1007/s11276-019 – 01994‑9
  2. V. R. Kulkarni, V. Desai and R. V. Kulkarni, A Comparative Study of Computational Intelligence Algorithms for Sensor Localization,” International Journal of Sensors, Wireless Communications and Control,ISSN: 2210 – 3287, vol. 9, no. 4, 2018. DOI: 10.2174÷2210327909666181206103304
  3. V. R. Kulkarni and V. Desai, Sensor Localization in Wireless Sensor Networks using Cultural Algorithm,” IGI, International Journal of Swarm Intelligence ResearchISSN: 1947 – 9271, Volume 11, Issue 4, Article 5, 2020. 
  4. Vaishali R. Kulkarni, Veena Desai, Raghavendra V. Kulkarni, Comparison of Firefly, Cultural and the Artificial Bee Colony Algorithms for Optimization,” SASTech Journal, Vol 16, Issue 2, 2017.
  5. Vaishali R. Kulkarni, Veena Desai, Location Estimation of Sensor Nodes using Harmony Search Algorithm,” SASTech Journal, Issue 1, 2019.
  6. Diwakar Mudgal, Priyam Mahawar, Arnab Biswas, Vaishali R. Kulkarni, Automated Detection of Leaf Diseases in Plants”, SASTech Journal, Vol 18, Issue 2, August 2019

Proceedings of Conferences:

  1. V. R. Kulkarni and V. Desai, PhD Forum –Investigation of Bio-inspired Algorithms in Localization of Sensor Nodes,” Proceedings of the 24thInternational Conference on Advanced Computing and Communications (ADCOM),International Institute of Information Technology, Bengaluru, India, 2018.
  2. V. R. Kulkarni, V. Desai and R. V. Kulkarni, Multistage localization in wireless sensor networks using artificial bee colony algorithm,” Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI),Athens, Greece, 2016, pp. 1 – 8. DOI: 10.1109/SSCI.2016.
  3. V. R. Kulkarni and V. Desai, ABC and PSO: A comparative analysis,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research (ICCIC),Chennai, India, pp. 1 – 7, 2016. DOI: 10.1109/ICCIC.2016.7919625.
  4. Prabhakara and Vaishali Kulkarni, Real Time Analysis of EEG Signals on Android Application,” in the Proceeding of the International Conference on Advances in Electronics, Computers and Communications (ICAECC), Bengaluru, October 2014. 
  5. Prema and Vaishali Kulkarni, Localization and Privacy Preserving System Using Mobile Devices,” in the Proceeding of the 9thNational Conference on Recent Trends in Compute Engineering (NCRTCS),Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Bengaluru, May 2014.
  6. Mudassir Pasha and Vaishali Kulkarni, Hop-by-Hop Message Authentication and Source Privacy in Wireless Sensor Networks,” in the Proceeding of the 9thNational Conference on Recent Trends in Computer Engineering (NCRTCS), Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Bengaluru, May 2014.
  7. Mudassir Pasha and Vaishali Kulkarni, Hop-by-Hop Message Authentication and Source Privacy in Wireless Sensor Networks,” Proceeding of the 9th National Conference on Recent Trends in Computer Engineering (NCRTCS),Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Bengaluru, May 2014.
  8. Prema and Vaishali Kulkarni, Localization and Privacy Preserving System Using Mobile Devices,” Proceeding of the 9thNational Conference on Recent Trends in Compute Engineering (NCRTCS),Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Bengaluru, May 2014.
  9. Shambhu and Vaishali Kulkarni, A CGA Implementation to Enhance DHCPv6 Security,” in the Proceeding of the International Conference on Advances in Information and Communication Security (AISC), Bengaluru, July 2013.
  10. Vaishali Kulkarni and Nandini Sidnal, An Intelligent Multi-agent Framework for Adaptive E‑learning” in the Proceedings of the E‑learning and E‑learning Technologies (ELELTECH),JNTU, Hyderabad, June, 2019.

  • ISTE

    Member

  • IEEE

    Member

  • CSI

    Member