Educational Details

Degree : B.E.
Year : 1998
University : Mangalore University
PG Degree : M.Tech
Year : 2009
University : VTU
Doctoral Degree : Submitted Thesis
Year : 2017
University : Manipal University

Specialization Ph.D

Medical Image Processing

Specialization PG

Digital Electronics and Communication Engineering

Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level

Digital Image Processing, Digital signal Processing, Digital Communications, Signals and systems, Embedded systems Design, Digital Switching systems, Analog communication
Programming in C/ C++, Digital system design using VHDL
High performance communication Networks, Digital Electronic Circuits, Analog Electronic Circuits, Basic Electronics, Microprocessors.

Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level

Digital Image Processing, Medical Image/ Signal Processing, Machine learning, Digital Communications and Analog Communications 

Technical Interest

Advanced Digital Signal Processing

Skill Set

Software Skills: MAT Lab, Classifier learner, ANN Toolbox, SVM  C/C++ Programming, Embedded C, Xilinx, SPSS.
Hardware Labs: Advanced Communication, Analog Communications, Digital Electronic Circuits and Analog Electronic Circuits. 

International journals

1. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad and Rajagopal Kadavigere, “Role of Normalization of Breast Thermogram Images and Automatic Classification of Breast Cancer”, The Visual Computer, Springer, 2017.  DOI 10.1007/s00371-017-1447-9.  

2. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad, Rajagopal Kadavigere and Roshan Joy Martis, “Asymmetry Analysis of Breast Thermograms using Automated Segmentation and Texture Features”, Signal, Image and Video Processing, Springer, 11(4), 745-752 (2017). 
 DOI: 10.1007/s11760-016-1018-y. 

3. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad and Rajagopal Kadavigere, “ Texture Analysis of Breast Thermograms using Neighbourhood Gray Tone Difference Matrix ”, International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications, 
14(1/2),104-118(2018) Inderscience. 

4. Dayakshini Sathish, Surekha Kamath, Rajagopal KV, Keerthana Prasad, “Medical imaging techniques and computer aided diagnostic approaches for the detection of breast cancer with an emphasis on thermography - A review”. International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics, Inderscience, 8(3), 275- 299 (2016).

5. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad and Rajagopal KV, “Segmentation of Breast Thermogram Images for the Detection of Breast Cancer - A Projection Profile Approach", Journal of Image and Graphics, 3(1), 47-51, (2015). 

Papers Presented in National Conference

Dayakshini, Sathish K, “Electronic Processing of Indian currency for bank automation system”, Sixth National Controls Instrumentation System Conference (CISCON 2009) held at Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, 6-7th November 2009.

Papers Presented in International Conference

1. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad and Rajagopal K.V, “Texture Feature Analysis of Breast Thermogram Images for the Detection of Breast Cancer”, Manipal Research Colloquium 2016.

2. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad and Rajagopal K.V, “Automatic Analysis of Breast Cancer in Breast Thermogram Images using Projection Profile Approach and Artificial Neural Networks", Manipal Research Colloquium 2015 (Received 3rd best paper).

3. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad and Rajagopal K.V, “Automatic Detection of Breast Cancer in the Breast Thermogram Images using Asymmetry Analysis”,  poster presentation on 7th Annual Karnataka Science and Technology Academy Conference Bangalore, February 5-6, 2015.

4. Dayakshini, Surekha Kamath, Keerthana Prasad and Rajagopal KV, “Segmentation of Breast Thermogram Images for the Detection of Breast Cancer - A Projection Profile Approach”, Third International Conference on Intelligent Mechatronics and Automation, February 2-3, 2015, Singapore.

5. Dayakshini,  “Automatic Hand Gesture Recognition for a Robot Control Application – A Novel Approach”, at the International Conference on Emerging Technology Trends on Advanced Engineering Research (ICET 2012), held from 20 - 21st February, 2012 at Kollam, Kerala.

6. Dayakshini, Sathish K, “Bank Automation System for Indian Currency - A Novel Approach”, IEEE International Conference on Recent Advances in Intelligent  Computational Systems (RAICS2011) held on 22nd to 24th September, 2011 at Trivandrum, Kerala and paper has been published in IEEE xplore, year 2011, pages: 299 - 302 with  ISBN: 978-1-4244-9478-1

Number of academic projects guided

UG : 20
PG : 3

Workshop Attend

1.   "Wavelet Transform: Basic Theory and Practice” during 24th, 25th April, 2015 at MIT, Manipal.

2. “Neural networks, Fuzzy Logic and Pattern Recognition for Engineering & Healthcare Applications from 27th to 29th September 2013 at MSRIT, Bangalore.

3.“Natural Language Processing and Speech Recognition” from 15th to 17th,  April    2013 at RVCE Bangalore.

4.“Challenges in Space Science Engineering Approach”,  from 27th  to  28th  January 2012, at MIT, Manipal.

5. “VTU VLSI LAB WITH CADENCE TOOLS” held during 3rd  to   5th August 2009 at NMAMIT, Nitte.

6. “Techniques of low power VLSI design and Hands on Tool exposure on Synopsys and Mentor Graphics Design Suits” from 29th to31st   August, 2007 at NMAMIT, Nitte.

Workshops/Seminars organized

1. “National level Conference on Advances in Communication and Signal Processing (NCACSP – 2013)” held from  13th  to 15th August 2013 at St. Joseph En gineering College Mangalore. 
2. Image Processing and Applications Using MATLAB at SJEC, Mangalore 
3. Organized 3 days workshop on Mixed Signal Processor (MSP -430) held from 23rd July to 25th July 2012 at SJEC Mangalore.

Workshops/Seminars conducted as Resource Persons

1.  Resource person of workshop organized by School of Information Sciences Manipal University on “Hands on training on Latex” for faculty and students.

2. Resource person of workshop organized by MIT Manipal University on “Hands on training on Latex” for faculty and students.

3.  Reviewer of International Journal  Machine Vision and Applications, Springer publishers.
 
4.  Reviewer for International conference “International Conference on Recent Trends in Electrical Science and Medical Engineering (ICRTESME 2017)" organized by MIT, Manipal.

5. Reviewer for International conference "4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Engineering and Health Sciences (ICCMEH 2017)"  Manipal University.

6. Delivered a talk on “Image Recognition Based On Pattern Analysis”, on 30th August 2013 at St. Joseph Engineering College Mangalore.

7. Resource Person of a workshop on “Hands on Training on Image Processing Toolbox using MATLAB” held on 17th October 2011 at SJEC Mangalore .

8. Advisory committee member of International Conference on Signal Processing, Communication and Computational Research-2016, Mysore.

9.  Advisory committee member of NCACSP-2017, SJEC Mangalore.

Awards and Achivements

Received Third Best Paper Award (Technical ) in Manipal Research Colloquium 2015 organized by Manipal University Manipal.

Details of membership in Professional bodies

Life Member of ISTE