Educational Details

Degree : B.E.
Year : 1986
University : Karnatak University
PG Degree : M.Tech. (Computer Engineering)
Year : 2000
University : Visvesvaraya Technological University
Doctoral Degree : Ph.D. (Computer Science & Engineering)
Year : 2011
University : NITK
Other Degree : Advanced Diploma in Applied Bioinformatics
Year : 2006
University : Bioinformatics Institute of India, Noida

Teaching Experience

i) Period: Aug 2009 onwards

   Department: Dept of Computer Science and Engineering

   Institution: St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore

   Designation: Professor

ii) Period: Jun 2006 to Jul 2009

   Department: Dept of Computer Science and Engineering

   Institution: St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore

   Designation: Associate Professor

iii) Period: Jan 2005 to May 2006

   Department: Dept of Computer Engineering

   Institution: National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal

   Designation: Teaching Fellow

iv) Period: Jan 2001 to Dec 2004

   Department: MCA Dept, Aloysius Institute of Computer Sciences

   Institution: St Aloysius College, Mangalore

   Designation: Assistant Professor

v) Period: Aug 1988 to May 1992

   Department: Electrical and Electronics Engineering

   Institution: Kalpataru Institute of Technology, Tiptur

   Designation: Lecturer

Industry Experience

i) Period: Jul 2000 to Dec 2000

   Department: edurite.com

   Organization: Edurite Technologies Ltd., Bangalore

   Designation: Content Developer

ii) Period: Jun 1992 to Jun 1997

   Department: Electrical & Instrumentation Works

   Organization: Jal International Corporation, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

   Designation: Project Manager

iii) Period: Apr 1987 to Mar 1988

   Department: M/S Fabrication & Instrumentation

   Organization: Mazagon Docks - Mangalore Yard, Mangalore

   Designation: Trainee Engineer

Specialization Ph.D

Computer Science & Engineering

Specialization PG

Computer Engineering

Other Specialization

Bioinformatics

Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level

Advanced Client/Server Computing, Advanced Computer Architecture, Advanced Computer Networks, Artificial Intelligence, C# and .NET Technologies, Cryptography and Network Security, Database Application Design, Java and CGI Programming, Artificial Neural Networks, Automatic Control Systems, Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Data Communications, Data Mining and Warehousing, Electrical Circuit Analysis, Electrical Measurements, Elements of Electrical Engineering,  Management & Entrepreneurship, Mobile Communications, Network Analysis and Synthesis, Operating Systems, Software Architectures, Software Engineering

Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level

Advanced Computer Architecture, Advanced Computer Networks, Artificial Intelligence, Java Programming, Artificial Neural Networks, Bioinformatics, Cloud Computing, Computer Networks, Data Mining and Warehousing, Distributed Computing, E-Commerce, Internet Technologies, Multimedia Systems, Object Oriented Systems, Professional Communication & Ethics, System Modeling and Simulation, TCP/IP Programming

Technical Interest

Computational Intelligence, Computer Networks, Evolutionary Computing, Artificial Neural Networks, Soft Computing, Data Mining, Information Theory, Cloud Computing

Skill Set

C, C++, Java Programming

International journals

1) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, "A Phenomic Algorithm for Reconstruction of Gene Networks," International Journal of Biological and Life Sciences (IJBLS), ISSN 2073-0527, Vol. 4, No 2, Spring 2008, pp. 76-81, 2008. [International Journal]

2) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “Improved NSGA-II Based on a Novel Ranking Scheme,” Journal of Computing (JOC), ISSN: 2151-9617, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp. 91-95, Feb. 2010. [International Journal]

3) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “Reconstruction of gene networks using phenomic algorithms,” International Journal of Artificial Intelligence Applications (IJAIA), ISSN: 0976-2191, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 1-11, Apr. 2010, DOI: 10.5121/ijaia.2010.1201. [International Journal]

4) Dayananda Pai, Shrikantha S Rao, Rio D'Souza, "MultiObjective Optimization of Surface Grinding Process by Combination of Response Surface Methodology and Enhanced Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm," International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA), Vol. 36 (3), 19-24, ISSN 0975–8887, DOI 10.5120/4471-6267, Dec. 2011, Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA. [International Journal]

Papers Presented in International Conference

1) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran and A. Kandasamy, “A Phenomic Algorithm for Reconstruction of Gene Networks,” CICI 2007, pp. 53-58, IV International Conf. on Computational Intelligence and Cognitive Informatics, Venice, Nov. 2007. [International Conference]

2) Praveen Kumar K., Sharath S., Rio D'Souza G., K. Chandra Sekaran, "Memetic NSGA—A Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm for Classification of Microarray Data," adcom, ISBN: 0-7695-3059-1, pp. 75-80,  15th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communications (ADCOM 2007), Guwahati, India, Dec. 2007, IEEE Computer Society, DOI: 10.1109/ADCOM.2007.114. [International Conference]

3) Pradhan B. Umesh and Rio G. L. D’Souza, "Proactive Loss Prediction: A Solution to Problem of Packet Reordering in TCP," International Conference on Computer Networks and Security (ICCNS08), Pune, Sept. 2008. [International Conference]

4) Pradeep Kanchan and Rio D'Souza, “SGA Implementation Using Integer Arrays for Storage of Binary Strings,” ICMLC 2010, pp. 135-136, 2010 Second International Conference on Machine learning and Computing, Bangalore, Feb. 2010, IEEE Computer Society, DOI: 10.1109/ICMLC.2010.62. [International Conference] 

5) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “A Time-Efficient Variant of the Non-Dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm,” Bioinfo 2010, pp. 109, IFIP First International Conference on Bioinformatics, Surat, Mar 2010. [International Conference] 

6) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “A Phenomic Approach to Genetic Algorithms for Reconstruction of Gene Networks,” 3rd International Conference on Contemporary Computing (IC3 2010), Noida, August 2010, In: S. Ranka et al. (Eds.), IC3 2010, Part I, CCIS 94, pp. 194-205, Springer 2010. [International Conference] 

7) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “Inference of Gene Networks from Microarray Data through a Phenomic Approach,” International Conference on Advances in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT 2010), Kochi, Sept. 2010, In: V. V. Das, R. Vijaykumar et al. (Eds.), ICT 2010, CCIS 101, pp. 83-89, Springer 2010. [International Conference] 

8) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “A Multi-objective Neural-Genetic Hybrid Algorithm for Classification based on Microarray Data,” International Conference on Advances in Communication, Network and Computing (CNC 2010), Calicut, October 2010, pp. 372-377, IEEE Computer Society, DOI 10.1109/CNC.2010.92. [International Conference] 

9) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “A Phenomic Algorithm for Inference of Gene Networks using S-Systems and Memetic Search,” 5th International ICST Conference on Bio-inspired Models of Network, Information, and Computing Systems (Bionetics 2010), Boston, USA, 1-3 Dec. 2010, Springer-LNICST. [International Conference] 

10) Rio G. L. D’Souza, K. Chandra Sekaran, and A. Kandasamy, “A Multiobjective Phenomic Algorithm for Inference of Gene Networks,” 1st International Workshop on Bio-inspired Approaches to Advanced Computing and Communications (BioAdcom 2010), Boston, USA, 1-3 Dec. 2010, Springer-LNICST. [International Conference]

11) Dayananda Pai, Shrikantha S Rao, Rio D'Souza, "Application of Response Surface Methodology and Enhanced Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm for Optimisation of Grinding Process," Procedia Engineering 64 (2013) 1199-1208, International Conference on Design and Manufacturing (IConDM 2013), DOI 10.1016/j.proeng.2013.09.199, Sep. 2013, Science Direct, Elsevier Ltd. [International Conference]

Number of academic projects guided

UG : 15+
PG : 15+

Research Guidance

i) Research Title: An Architecture for Dynamic Cross-Layer Monitoring and Adaptation of Service Based Applications

   Name of Research Scholar: Ms Sridevi Saralaya

   Affiliation of Research Scholar: SJEC, Mangalore

   Details of Research Center: Computer Science & Engineering

ii) Research Title: Devising Service Negotiation based on QOS Parameters for  Cloud Computing Environment

   Name of Research Scholar: Mr Sunil Kamath

   Affiliation of Research Scholar: SJEC, Mangalore

   Details of Research Center: Computer Science & Engineering

 iii) Research Title: An Automated Web Service Composition Model for the Moving Location-Based or Context-Aware Services Provided by Mobile Smart Devices

   Name of Research Scholar: Mr Roshan Fernandes

   Affiliation of Research Scholar: NMAMIT, Nitte

   Details of Research Center: Computer Science & Engineering

iv) Research Title: Development of a Hierarchial Evolutionary Framework for Constitution of Autonomous Intrusion Detection System

   Name of Research Scholar: Ms Sunitha Guruprasad

   Affiliation of Research Scholar: SJEC, Mangalore

   Details of Research Center: Computer Science & Engineering

Research Project

12

Workshop Attend

Attended 18 workshops of 3 to 5 days each.

Workshops/Seminars organized

Organized 6 Workshops of 3 to 5 days each.

Workshops/Seminars conducted as Resource Persons

Conducted 5 workshops/seminars as Resource Person.

Awards and Achivements

IEEE Senior Fellow (2013)

Details of membership in Professional bodies

1. Member of IEEE, since 2002, Senior Member since 2013

2. Member of ACM (Association for Computing Machinery), since 2003

3. Life Member of ACCS (Advanced Computing & Communications Society), since 2003

4. Life Member of ISTE, since 2006

5. Member of ISCB (International Society for Computational Biology), from 2006 to 2011

6. Member of IAENG (International Association of Engineers), since 2007

7. Life Member of IUCEE since 2014

Details of Membership in Academic Bodies

1. Member of the Board of Studies in Computer Science – MCA of St Aloysius College (Autonomous), Mangalore, from 2007 to 2009

2. Member of the Board of Studies in Computer Applications of School of Social Work (Autonomous), Mangalore, from 2007 to 2009

3. Member of the Board of Studies in Computer Science of St Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangalore, from 2008 to 2012

4. Member of the Board of Examiners for MCA of Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, from 2011 to 2012

5. Coordinator for MCA Practical Examinations May/June 2012 of Mysore Region of Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum

6. Member of the Board of Examiners in MSc (Computer Science)/MCA of Mangalore University, Mangalagangotri, for the year 2013.

Administrative Responsibilities

Vice Principal, Dean-MCA, HOD-CSE, Head of Research Center (CSE)

Details of interaction with outside world

Delivered 22 lectures at various forums.

Details of Consultancy Activities

Currently involved in two consultancy activities.

Details of interactions with the Industry

Currently involved with Infosys Campus Connect, EMC Academic Alliance and IBM SEED Partnership

Interests / Hobbies

Reading Philosophy, Cooking, Gardening, Hiking, Driving