Invited Talks

  1. Joshua Freeman gave an invited lecture on, “Robotics and Haptics at Amrita University", at International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICRAME - 2010), at Noorul Islam University in Kumaracoil, April 8, 2010.
  2. Mr. Joshua Freeman gave a talk on “Work Done by Amrita in the Field of Real-time Wireless Sensor Networks for Landslide Monitoring and Mitigation”, at the two day workshop on Mobile and Wireless Networks, at Coimbatore Institute of Technology, March 19-20, 2010.
  3. Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, delivered a talk on “Wireless Sensor Networks for Landslide Monitoring and Mitigation”, at Humanitarian Technology Challenges of the 21st Century (HTC) by IEEE, February 20-21, 2010.
  4. Mrs. Maneesha V Ramesh and Dr. Venkat Rangan had visited United Nation University and Tokyo University at Japan. The different research project have been presented.
  5. Mrs. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh and Dr. Venkat Rangan had attended the national worshop “ UbiComp India 2008” and WINSOC has been presented.
  6. Maneesha and a team from Amrita University visited some of the prestigious universities in USA and presented the WINSOC (Wireless Sensor Networks with Self-Organization Capabilities for Critical and Emergency Applications) project during Jun - Jul, 2008. Presentations on WINSOC project have been delivered to the following universities:
    • University of Washington
    • US Geological Survey, Menlo Park
    • University of California, Santa Cruz
    • University of California, Berkley
    • San Diego State University
    • University of Southern California
    • US Geological Survey, Denver
    • University of Michigan
    • Eastern Michigan University
    • University of California, Los Angeles
    • New York University
    • Columbia University, New York
    • University of Maryland, College Park
    • Harvard University
    • University of New Mexico
    • University of Texas, Dallas
  7. Maneesha and a team from Amrita University visited some of the prestigious universities in Europe and presented the WINSOC (Wireless Sensor Networks with Self-Organization Capabilities for Critical and Emergency Applications) project during Oct - Nov, 2007. Presentations on WINSOC project have been delivered to the following universities:
    • Technical University of Munich, Germany
    • University of Twente, Holland
    • University of Milano, Italy
    • Eurecom at Sophia Antipolis, France
  8. Attended and presented in the WINSOC consortium annual review meeting at European Commission Office, Brussels, Belgium on Oct 24 2007.
  9. Attended and presented in the WINSOC consortium internal review meeting PCC M3 at CEA-Leti, Grenoble, France, through video conference on Sep 2007.
  10. Maneesha and a team from Amrita University visited some of the prestigious universities in USA and presented the WINSOC (Wireless Sensor Networks with Self-Organization Capabilities for Critical and Emergency Applications) project during June - July, 2007. Presentations on WINSOC project have been delivered to the following universities:
    • Intel Research Labs, University of California, Berkeley
    • University of California, Santa Cruz
    • Stanford
    • University of California, San Diego
    • University of California, Los Angelos
    • University of California, Irvine
    • University of Iowa
    • University of Texas, Austin
    • Purdue University
    • University of Illinois, Urbana Champian
    • University of Maryland
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  11. Attended and presented in the WINSOC consortium internal review meeting PCC M2 at UPC, Barcelona, through video conference on May 2007.
  12. Attended and presented in the WINSOC consortium internal review meeting PCC M1 at EPFL, Luzanne, Switzerland, on Jan, 2007
  13. Had attended the Workshop on “Wireless Sensor Networks: Technology and Roadmap”, which is sponsored by Government of India’s Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT), and Department of Information Technology (DIT), at Indian Institute on Technology, Mumbai, India.
  14. Presented the research work on “Wireless Sensor Networks with Self-Organization Capabilities for Critical and Emergency Applications” in the workshop, Wireless Sensor Networks: Technology and Roadmap, at Indian Institute on Technology, Mumbai, India.
  15. Attended Workshop On "Mathematical Transform Methods in Engineering" from February 20 - 25, 2006 organized by Centre for Excellence in Computational Engineering and Networking (CEN), Ettimadai campus
  16. Attended Thirteenth International Conference on Advanced Computing & Communication - ADCOM 2005 of ACS, on December 14-17, 2005 at Ettimadai Campus
  17. Attended Intensive Workshop on Linear Algebra conducted by Dept of Mathematics, Amritapuri campus on December 6-11, 2005.
  18. Attended "Multi Agent System School" conducted by IIIT, Hyderabad, on August 4 - 12, 2004.
  19. Attended a Workshop on "C Programming" at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, May 16 - 21, 2004.
  20. Attended "Object Oriented Programming Workshop" at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, May 10 – 15, 2004.
  21. Attended Indo-US Workshop on Geospatial Information for Developing Countries: Science and Technology, at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India, on Dec 16-18, 2009.
  22. Attended International Workshop on “The establishment and sustenance of a network for education and research in disaster risk management in South-East Asia- Casita” at Bangkok, Thailand on 18 – 20 December 2009.

 

Papers Presented 

  1. Presented a paper on "Threshold Based Data Aggregation Algorithm To Detect Rainfall Induced Landslides" at International Conference on Wireless Networks which was held as a part of WORLDCOM-08, on July 14 – 17, 2008 at Las Vegas, USA.
  2. Presented a paper on "Fault Tolerant Clustering Approaches in Wireless Sensor Network for Landslide Area Monitoring" at International Conference on Wireless Networks which was held as a part of WORLDCOM-08, on July 14 – 17, 2008 at Las Vegas, USA.
  3. Presented a paper on "Biologically Inspired Data Propagation and Aggregation Method for Wireless Sensor Networks " at International Conference on Wireless Networks which was held as a part of WORLDCOM-08, on July 14 – 17, 2008 at Las Vegas, USA.
  4. Presented a paper on "Factors and Approaches for Energy Optimized Wireless Sensor Network to Detect Rainfall Induced Landslides,” at International Conference on Wireless Networks which was held as a part of WORLDCOM-07, on Jun 25 – 28, 2007 at Las Vegas, USA.
  5. Presented a paper on "Medical Image Encryption using Wavelets" at NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON MATHEMATICAL METHODS AND APPLICATIONS on December 22, 2005 at IIT Chennai.

 

Awards/Scholarships

Maneesha has been selected for ACM-W Scholarships for Attendance at Research Conference in 2008. The scholarship money amounts $500. This scholarship will be provided only up to 12 participants annually throughout the world.