Mrs. Rachana C.R.
Area of Specialization: Computer Network Engineering
Work Experience: Teaching- 17 years, & Research: 3 years
Research: Security in Cloud Computing
Since December 2010 till June 2020, published 20 papers in National/International Journals of repute.
Since April 2007, Presented 7 papers in National/International Conferences.
Has attended a number of Seminars, FDPs, Conferences, and Workshops held in India.
Member of professional bodies: Institution of Engineers (India), Computer Society of India, International Association of Engineers (IAENG), International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT).
- Reviewing papers submitted to the 10th International Conference on Electronics, Communications and Networks (CECNet2020), October 25-28, 2020.
- Chaired a session at the National Conference on “Electronics, Signals, Communication (NCESC-2017)” in association with IETE Mysuru Centre and IJCA on the occasion of World Telecommunication day on 29th May 2017 organized by ECE and TCE Dept, GSSSIETW, Mysuru.
- Invited as a resource person to conduct technical sessions at ‘The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI)’ as part of the eGovernance program during 2016, 2017.
- Serving as the reviewer of The European Journal of Engineering Education.
- Serving as a reviewer of Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research, An International Open Access Journal & UGC and ISSN Approved, ISSN: 2349-5162.
- Invited to deliver a special talk on ‘Cloud Computing: Introduction and Challenges’ at JSS College for Women, Chamarajanagar, Karnataka, India during March 2017.
- Member of Scientific Committee of the 4th International Conference on Applied Materials and Manufacturing Technology held in Nanchang, China during May 25-27, 2018. ICAMMT 2018, Co-hosted by National Defense Key Discipline Laboratory of Light Alloy Processing Science and Technology (Nanchang Hangkong University） and Wuhan University of Science, organized by AEIC Academic Exchange Information Centre.
- Has completed one UGC Sponsored Minor Research Project in August 2015.
- Member of Governing body, SBRR Mahajana First Grade College (Autonomous), Mysuru.
- Appointed as B.O.E member, Karnataka State Open University, letter dated 30th April 2020.
- Responsible for establishing the Institution Innovation Council(IIC) as per the norms of Innovation Cell, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India during IIC Calendar year 2019-20 and serving as The President of IIC at the Institution level.
- On the Board of Examiners list of DoS in Computer Science, University of Mysore, Mysuru from past 10+ years.
- Serving as B.o.S Chairman, Dept. of MCA & M.Sc. Computer Science (Autonomous Board) since 2019-20.
- Served as B.O.E. member at DoS in Computer Science, Mysore University, J.S.S. P.G. Studies (2014-15, 15-16), St. Philomena’s College, Centre for Information Science & Technology (CIST) Mysore during 2016- 2019.
- Actively conducted workshops on ‘Improving Communication Skills’ in different schools and colleges of Mysore city. Travelled to different MBA colleges in Karnataka to deliver special lectures on ‘Communication Skills’.
- Published a basic text book on Computer Science for PUC students (along with other faculty members of MCA dept.).
- Developed a course material on “Computer Application” for KSOU M.Sc Bio-Technology.
- Worked as a convener in a number of national/state/regional level seminars and conferences including one UGC sponsored state level Conference.
- Published apaper titled “A Review of Security System in E-Banking” in NITTE Management Review, Journal of Justice K. S. Hegde Institute of Management Vol.4, Issue 2, December 2010.
- Publishedapaper titled “A Review on Peer-to-Peer Networking on the Internet” in the International Research Journal- Oriental Journal of Computer Science and Technology, ISSN 0974-6471, Vol.5, No.1, Pgs. 93-98, June 2012.
- Publishedapaper titled “The Role of Digital Signatures in Digital Information Management” in ABHINAV International Monthly Refereed Journal of Research in Management and Technology, ISSN 2320-0073, Impact factor: 0.0812 (2012) for the month of March 2013, Vol. II, Issue: III.
- Published apaper titled “An insight into the world of Wearable Computing” in International Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology Research (IJSETR), ISSN: 2278-7798, Volume 3, Issue 3, March 2014.
- Publishedapaper (as co-author) titled “Cloud Computing- challenges ahead for Human Resource Managers” in International Journal of Scientific Research, ISSN: 2277-8179, Volume 3, Issue 4, April 2014.
- Publishedapaper titled “An E-Mail Based Solution for Peer to Peer File Download” in International Journal of Innovative Research & Development, ISSN 2278 – 0211 (Online), Volume 3, Issue 5, May 2014.
- Publishedapaper titled ‘Mobile Commerce: Opportunities in the Changing Global Environment’ in International Journal of Research in Information Technology (IJRIT), ISSN 2001 – 5569 (Online), Volume 3, Issue 3, March 2015.
- Publishedapaper titled ‘Peer – To – Peer File Sharing: Offline Approach’ in International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (An ISO 3297: 2007 Certified Organization), ISSN (Online): 2320-9801, Vol. 3, Issue 7, July 2015.
- Publishedapaper titled ‘E-Commerce and Cloud Computing-A Survey’ in International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (An ISO 3297: 2007 Certified Organization), ISSN (Online): 2320-9801, Vol. 4, Issue 8, August 2016. Impact factor: 6.577
- Published a paper titled ‘Role of ICT Education in Empowering Women’ in International Journal of Management and Social Science Research Review, Volume 2, Issue 4, February 2017, Impact Factor: 3.996, Special Issue- International Conference on ‘Inclusive Business Growth & Sustainable Development’ Organized by Department of Commerce, KristuJayanthi College, Bangalore.
- Publishedapaper titled ‘Cloud Computing-A Research Perspective on the Security Issues’ in International Journal of Current Engineering and Scientific Research (IJCESR), ISSN 23940697, DOI: 10.21276/ijcesr, Vol. 4, Issue 4, April 2017, Impact Factor- 3.058.(UGC Approved Journal)
- Published a paper titled‘Cloud Computing-A Unified Approach for Surveillance Issues’ in IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 225, conference 1 (2017) 012073 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/225/1/012073, Published under licence by IOP Publishing Ltd., Accepted papers received: 17 July 2017, Published online: 7 September 2017.
- Published a paper titled‘Data Sequestration Issues and Challenges in Cloud Computing: An Analysis and Review’ in Global Journal for Research Analysis, A Peer Reviewed, Referred, Refereed & Indexed International Journal, Volume 06, Issue 12, ISSN: 2277-8160, December 2017, IMPACT FACTOR: 4.547. (UGC APPROVED JOURNAL)
- Published a paper titled ‘Cloud Computing: the History and Evolution of Software as a Service’ in International Conference on Innovations in Engineering, Technology and Sciences (ICIETS)- 2018 with ISBN “CFP18Q63-PRT/978-1-5386-7321-8”, organized by NIE Institute of Technology, Hootagalli Industrial Area, Mysore, Karnataka, during 20th& 21st September 2018.
- Published a paper titled ‘The role of Digital Media in the promotion of Tourism in Mysore’ in the proceedings of the National Conference on Tourism and the Digital Transformation- Travel Log 18 with ISBN 978-81-93115-05-3”, organized by Department of Tourism & Hospitality Management, Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Education Centre, KRS, Road, Metagalli, Mysuru on 5th& 6th October 2018.
- Published a paper titled ‘The role of Digital Media in the promotion of Tourism in Mysore’ in Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research – An International Open Access Journal, ISSN 2349-5162, UGC Approved, Impact Factor: 5.87, Volume 5, Issue 12, December 2018.
- Published a paper titled ‘A Study on the Trends and Influence of Mobile Applications in Travel & Tourism’ in Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research – An International Open Access Journal, ISSN 2349-5162, UGC Approved, Impact Factor: 5.87, Volume 5, Issue 12, December 2018.
- Published a paper titled ‘Artificial Intelligence for improvised Digital Marketing Strategies- A Study’ in Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research – An International Open Access Journal, ISSN 2349-5162, UGC Approved, Impact Factor: 5.87, Volume 6, Issue 3, March 2019.
- Published a paper titled ‘Role of Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning in Improving Online Shopping Experience- A Review’ in Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research – An International Open Access Journal, ISSN 2349-5162, UGC Approved, Impact Factor: 5.87, Volume 6, Issue 6, June 2019.
- Published a paper titled ‘Digital Transformation- the Internet of Things- Opportunities and Challenges in Journal of Xidian University. UGC- Care Approved Group 2 Journal. Volume 14, Issue 4, April 2020. Impact factor: 5.4
- Presented apaper titled ‘Cloud Computing-A Unified Approach for Surveillance Issues’ at the International Conference on Advanced Material Technologies (ICAMT-2016) organized by Dadi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India during 27th& 28th December 2016.
- Co-authored and Presented a paper titled ‘Innovative marketing campaigns: Using Digital Marketing as a modern tool for creating promotional strategies’ at the National Conference on ‘Contemporary Issues in Management’ Challenges and Advances in Emerging Markets – NCCIM – 2014 held on 27th September 2014 at Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Department of Business Administration, Mysore.
- Co-authored and presented a paper titled ‘Innovative marketing strategies using technology for creating promotional strategies’ at the National Conference on ‘Disruptive Marketing- the way forward’ on 27th April 2012 held at CMR Institute of Management Studies organized by the Department of Management Program, Bangalore.
- Co-authored and Presented a paper titled ‘The Broadening horizons and discovery learning in distance education’ at the International Conference on Open and Distance Learning in Global Environment: Issues and Challenges held between 21st-23rd Sept. 2011, Mysore.
- Co-authored a Paper titled ‘E-Learning- the Challenging Problems’ published in the proceedings of the First National Conference on Cryptography & network Security, held during 18th& 19th February 2009 at School of Computing Sciences, VIT University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu.
- Presented a paper titled ‘Software Project Management- the Essentials’ at NCSOFT-07 held at Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin during April 26, 27, 2007.