Dr. Vasanthakumar G U

Dr. Vasanthakumar G U

Associate Professor

His academic interests include Big Data, Cloud computing, Machine learning, Artificial Intelligence and IoT. In addition to his interest in academics, he also focuses on research in the area of Big Data.

Biography

Dr. Vasanthakumar G U obtained B.E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering in 2001, M.E. in Information Technology in 2006 and awarded Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering in 2018 from University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE), Bangalore University, Bengaluru, India. Blended with a rich experience of around 14 years in Industry, Teaching, Administration and Research, accomplished the responsibilities in various capacities and currently working as Associate Professor and Incharge of Research and Development in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bengaluru. Being an active member of IEEE-USA, his research interests focus on Data Mining, Social Network Analysis, Text Mining, Content Analysis, Pattern Recognition, Information Retrieval, Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence.

Carried out research works on various Data Mining Techniques for User Profiling in Online Social Networks and has published 6 research papers in refereed International Journals and has presented 5 research papers in refereed International Conferences. Editorial Review Board Member of International Journal of Information Processing (IJIP) and IEEE International Multi-Conference on Information Processing (IEEE–IMCIP). Judge for Projects at Kagada – IEEE National Conference from 2013 – 2018.

Education

  • Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering, BU, 2018
  • M.E., Information Technology, BU, 2006
  • B.E., Electronics and Communication Engineering, BU, 2001

Publications

  • 1. Vasanthakumar G U, P. Deepa Shenoy and K. R. Venugopal, PTIB: Profiling Top Influential Blogger in Online Social Networks, International Journal of Information Processing, IK International Publishing, India, ISSN 0973-8215, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 77-91, March 2016.
  • 2. Vasanthakumar G U, Sunithamma K, P Deepa Shenoy and Venugopal K R, An Overview on User Profiling in Online Social Networks, International Journal of Applied Information Systems, Foundation of Computer Science (FCS) Publishing, USA, ISSN: 2249-0868, vol. 11, no. 8, pp. 25-42, January 2017.
  • 3. Vasanthakumar G U, P. Deepa Shenoy and K. R. Venugopal, RDUP3: Relative Distance based User Profiling from Profile Picture in Multi-Social Networking, International Journal of Computer Applications, Foundation of Computer Science (FCS) Publishing, USA, ISSN: 0975-8887, vol. 157, no. 10, pp. 7-15, January 2017.
  • 4. Vasanthakumar G U, Priyanka R, Vanitha Raj K C, Bhavani S, Asha Rani B R, P. Deepa Shenoy and Venugopal K. R., PTMIBSS: Profiling Top Most Influential Blogger using Synonym Substitution Approach, International Journal on Soft Computing, ICTACT Publishing, India, ISSN: 2229-6956, vol. 7, issue. 2, pp. 1408-1420, January 2017.
  • 5. Vasanthakumar G U, Ashwini G R, Srilekha K N, Swathi S, P. Deepa Shenoy and Venugopal K. R., UPLSN: User Profiling in Location based Social Networking using Geographical Information System, International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security (IJCSIS), USA, ISSN: 1947-5500, vol. 15, no. 6, June 2017.