Educational Details

Degree : B.E.
Year : 1999
University : Kuvempu
PG Degree : M.Tech
Year : 2007
University : VTU
Doctoral Degree : Quantification and Assessment of Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials
Year : 2018
University : Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh

Teaching Experience

i) Lecturer: 
Period (Aug/2003 to Aug/2009)
Department: Instrumentation Technology
Institution: Proudhadevaraya Institute of Technology, Hosapete

ii) Senior Lecturer: 
Period (Aug/2009 to Jan 2012)
Department: Instrumentation Technology
Institution: Proudhadevaraya Institute of Technology, Hosapete

iii) Assistant Professor: 
Period (Jan/2012 to June/2015)
Department: Instrumentation Technology
Institution: Proudhadevaraya Institute of Technology, Hosapete

iv) Associate Professor: 
Period (June/2015 to Aug/2016)
Department: Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering
Institution: Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bengaluru

v) Associate Professor: 
Period (July/2017 to Till Date)
Department: Electronics & Communication Engineering
Institution: St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru

Research Experience

(Jan/2009 to June/2016) Dept: Biomedical Engineering Org: Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Techno

Industry Experience

i) Research Assistant
Period (Nov/1999 to Apr/2000)
Department: R&D
Organization: Logistics Pvt Ltd, Bengaluru
Designation Research Assistant

Specialization Ph.D

Biomedical Signal Processing

Specialization PG

Power Electronics

Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level

Advance Microprocessor, PIC & 8051 Microcontrollers, Electronic Instrumentation, Biomedical Instrumentation, Biomdecial Signal Processing,Process Control Systems,Process Instrumentation,Digital Image Processing

Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level

Embedded Systems and RTOS, DSP Architecture

Technical Interest

Signal Processing

Skill Set

Excellent interpersonal and communication abilities, Enjoys being part of a team, good at managing, motivating and training a team, Strong public speaker, Inspiring lecturer, Graduate Mentor and Enthusiastic and quick learner

International journals

1. Sandhya Dass, Mallikarjun S. Holi and K. Soundara Rajan,“Quantitative Study on the Effect of Gender and Age on Brainstem Auditory Evoked Responses”, International Journal of Engineering Science and Innovative Technology,vol 1, no. 1, pp.36-43,Sept. 2012.[ ISSN: 2319-5967. ISO 9001:2008. Imapct factor: 1.913]
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2. Sandhya Dass, Mallikarjun S. Holi and K. Soundara Rajan,“A Comparative study on FFT,STFT and WT for the Analysis of Auditory Evoked Potentials”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, vol 2,Issue 11, pp.636-641,Nov 2013. [ISSN:2278-0181. ISO 3297:2007. Imapct factor: 1.76]
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3. Sandhya Dass, Mallikarjun S. Holi and K. Soundara Rajan,“Analysis Of Auditory Evoked Potential Using Wavelet Transform”,  International Journal of Engineering Research, vol 5, no. 1,pp.37-41, Jan 2016. [ISSN:2319-6890. ISI Impact Factor : 1.632]
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4. Sandhya Dass, Mallikarjun S. Holi and K. Soundara Rajan, “Classification of Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials Using Artificial Neural Network Based on Time and Frequency Domain Features”, Journal of Clinical Engineering, vol. 41,Issue 2,pp. 72–82, April/June 2016, doi: 10.1097/JCE.0000000000000148. [ISSN: 0363-8855] 
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Papers Presented in International Conference

1. Sandhya Dass, Mallikarjun S. Holi and K. Soundara Rajan, “Review Article: Various Methods of Analysis on ABRs” in Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at “World Congress on Engineering (WCE) 2010”, organized by International Association of Engineers (IAENG), London, UK, 30th June-2nd July 2010, vol. 2, pp.925-930.Online url-

2. Sandhya Dass, Mallikarjun S. Holi and K. Soundara Rajan,“Comparative Study of the Brainstem Auditory Evoked Responses in Infants and Adults”,in Proceedings of IEEE International conference on Communication and Signal Processing-ICCSP13, Melmaruvathur, TN, April 2013, pp. 705-709.

Number of academic projects guided

UG : 18

Workshop Attend

1. Workshop on “Plagiarism check at VTU” at SBJIT, Bengaluru VTU:24th July 2015
2. Workshop on “Research Author” at Central Library, Bengaluru Springer:13th Feb 2014
3. Workshop on “Analog & Digital Electronics using LABVIEW” at BMSCE, Bengaluru National Instruments & IET 29th-30th July2011
4. Workshop on “Medical Cybernetics” at PDACE, Kalaburgi VGST, Govt of Karnataka and VTU 10th-12th Feb2011
5. Workshop on “Embedded System Design using Microcontrollers” at PDIT, Hosapete VTU/ISTE 14th-16thAprl2010
6. Workshop on “Mission 10X Faculty Empowerment” at BITM, Ballari Wipro 23rd–27th Feb2009
7. Workshop on “Rehabilitation Engineering” at SJCE, Mysuru TEQIP 20th-21st Dec2008
8. Workshop on “Instructional Design and Delivery” at PDIT, Hosapete National Institute of Technical Teachers training and research, Chennai and Govt of India 3rd-8th Oct2005
9. Workshop on “Preparing the Syllabus for IT of VTU” at BVBCE, Hubballi VTU, Belagavi 4th-5th Aug 2004

Workshops/Seminars organized

i) Name of the Seminar: Recent Trends in Embedded Sytems
Date and Venue: Sept 2009, P.D.I.T., Hosapete

Awards and Achivements

Awarded as Best Project Guide Twice for the year 2007-08 and 2008-09 by KSCST. 
Awarded grants from Govt. organization KSCST for final year projects 5 times.

Details of membership in Professional bodies

i)Organization:Institute of Engineers
Designation: Life Member
Year of Joining: 2017

ii) Organization: Life Member of Bio-Medical Engineering Society of India. 
Designation: Life Member
Year of Joining:2011

iii)Organization: Life Member of Instrument Society of India (ISI) 
Designation: Life Member
Year of Joining:2012

Administrative Responsibilities

Placement Coordinator, DAB Member

Interests / Hobbies

Singing, Organizing Events, Anchoring,Traveling Listening to Soft Music, Listening to Sermons, Motivational Talks, spiritual messages and teachings

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