Qualification: 
MBA, M.Tech
ks_anusha@cb.amrita.edu

Anusha K. S. received her B. Tech. degree in Electronics and Instrumentation from Cochin Institute of Science and Technology, Kerala, India in 2006. She received her M. Tech degree in Instrumentation and Control from National Institute of Technology Calicut in 2013. She also received her MBA in HRM and Finance from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam in 2009. She has been working as a faculty in IES College of Engineering, Trichur. Currently she serves as Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.) at the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore Campus. She is also pursuing her Ph. D. in Wireless Sensor Network domain. Her research interests are also in Instrumentation and Artificial Intelligence.

Education

  • Pursuing: Ph. D. in Wireless Sensor Networks
    Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
  • 2011 - 2013: M.Tech in Instrumentation and Control
    NIT Calicut
  • 2007 - 2009: MBA in HRM and Finance
    M. G. University

Professional Experience

Year Affiliation
January 1, 2018 - Present Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Domain : Teaching, research , projects, administrative duties in dept. and campus
November 9, 2013 - January 1, 2018 Assistant Professor, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Domain : Teaching, research , projects, administrative duties in dept. and campus
July 15, 2013 - November 9, 2018 Faculty Associate, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Domain : Teaching, administrative duties in dept
August 1, 2006 - July 22, 2011 Lecturer, IES College of Engineering, Trichur
Domain : Teaching, projects, administrative duties in dept. and campus

Academic Responsibilities

S. No Position Class / Batch Responsibility
1. Class Adviser 2015 - 19 Academic and administrative duties
2. Publication coordinator Dept. Publication status update of department

Undergraduate Courses Handled

  1. Fundamentals of Electrical Technology
  2. Industrial Instrumentation I
  3. Electrical & Electronics Measurements I
  4. Control systems
  5. Industrial Instrumentation II
  6. Sensors and Signal Conditioning
  7. Industrial Automation
  8. Analytical Instrumentation
  9. Power plant Instrumentation

Post-Graduate / PhD Courses Handled

  • Biomedical Instrumentation (BME)
  • Biomedical Instrumentation Lab (BME)

Innovations in Teaching - Learning

Innovation Method Description with Tools used
Note submission as a CA component -

Participation in Faculty Development / STTP / Workshops /Conferences

SNo Title Organization Period Outcome
1. RTCSP Amrita, Coimbatore. February 26 - 27, 2014 Research
2. National seminar on Curriculum design for sustainable and societal development: A road map Amrita, Coimbatore. August 12 - 13, 2016 Curriculum design.

Organizing Faculty Development / STTP / Workshops / Conferences

SNo Title Organization Period Outcome
1. ISTE Work on Signals & Systems IIT Kharagpur January 2 - 12, 2014 Research
2. National Workshop on IPBA Amrita, Coimbatore. June 12 - 13, 2015 Research
3. National Workshop on BiSAC Amrita, Coimbatore. December 17 - 19, 2015 Research

Publications

Publication Type: Journal Article

Year of Publication Title

2019

Anusha K. S., Dr. Ramanathan R., and Dr. Jayakumar M., “Device Free Localisation Techniques in Indoor Environments”, Defence Science Journal (DSJ), vol. 69, no. 4, pp. 378-388, 2019.[Abstract]


The location estimation of a target for a long period was performed only by device based localisation technique which is difficult in applications where target especially human is non-cooperative. A target was detected by equipping a device using global positioning systems, radio frequency systems, ultrasonic frequency systems, etc. Device free localisation (DFL) is an upcoming technology in automated localisation in which target need not equip any device for identifying its position by the user. For achieving this objective, the wireless sensor network is a better choice due to its growing popularity. This paper describes the possible categorisation of recently developed DFL techniques using wireless sensor network. The scope of each category of techniques is analysed by comparing their potential benefits and drawbacks. Finally, future scope and research directions in this field are also summarised.

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2014

G. R, Sundaram, L., P, S., Unnithan, V. Ramachandr, and Anusha K. S., “PC Based Virtual Oscilloscope Based On Sound Card and Scilab”, International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering and Technology (IJARET), vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 216-220, 2014.[Abstract]


Oscilloscopes are used for displaying and analyzing electrical signals. Basic electrical components or circuit modules can be tested for their working. In today’s world, PC based measurements have become more affordable and easy to use, thus opening the door for “virtual instrumentation”. This paper describes about developing a PC based virtual oscilloscope. Data acquisition part has been done using sound card as A/D converter and a software manager was developed for processing the signals with the help of SCILAB. The PC based virtual oscilloscope can be used by undergraduate students for analyzing signals without the use of traditional oscilloscope.

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Publication Type: Conference Paper

Year of Publication Title

2012

Anusha K. S., Mathews, M. T., and Puthankattil, S. D., “Classification of Normal and Epileptic EEG Signal Using Time & Frequency Domain Features through Artificial Neural Network”, in 2012 International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communications, 2012.[Abstract]


Epilepsy is one of the important brain disorders, characterized by sudden recurrent and transient disturbances of mental function and movements of body, which is caused from excessive neuronal activity due to highly frequent electrochemical impulses from the neurons. This excessive discharge is shown in EEG as epileptic spikes which are complementary source of information in diagnosis and localization of epilepsy. Currently there are many techniques for the diagnosis and monitoring of epilepsy. Artificial Neural Networks (ANN) have proved to be an effective approach for a broad spectrum of applications for EEG signals because of its self-adaptation and natural way to organize and implement the redundancy. This paper proposes a neural-network-based automated epileptic EEG detection system that uses Feed forward Artificial Neural Network incorporating sliding window technique for pattern recognition. This work utilizes 100 single channel EEG signals obtained from the database of Epilepsy Centre in Bonn, Germany. The algorithm was trained with 50 datasets and tested for 25 normal data and 25 epileptic data sets. The performance of classification using Feed forward Artificial Neural Network gave a high success rate of 93.37% for distinguishing normal signals and 95.5% for epileptic signals.

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