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Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh

Provost

Dr. Maneesha  Vinodini Ramesh,
Provost of Strategic Initiatives, Research and Innovation,
UNESCO Chair on Experiential Learning for Sustainable Innovation & Development

Qualification: B-Tech, MBA, PhD in Computer Science and Engineering
maneesha@amrita.edu
Research Interest: and Droughts, Avalanches, Collaborative Context Aware Disaster Response & Recovery, Floods, Mobile Computing, Remote Triggered Laboratory for Wireless Networks, Wearable Wireless Sensors for Health Care applications, Wireless Network Design for Rural Health, Wireless Networks for Water Quality Monitoring, Wireless Sensor Network Algorithm Design, Wireless Sensor Network for Real-Time Monitoring of Natural Disasters such as Landslides

Bio

Dr. Maneesha  Vinodini Ramesh, Provost of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, holds multiple portfolios such as Strategic Initiatives, Research & Innovation, Interdisciplinary and  AI+X. She is the Dean of International Programs and School for Sustainable Development, and the Director & Professor at Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AWNA).

Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh pursued her Ph. D. in Computer Science and Engineering from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and authored a research thesis titled Wireless Sensor Network to Detect Rainfall Induced Landslides. Her research work was instrumental in deploying the first ever Wireless Sensor Network system capable of issuing landslide warning. She has received U.S. Patent US 13/168,3572014. for this work, “Network based system for predicting landslides and providing early warnings”. She has an M. B. A. in Systems Management and Financial Management from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. She completed her B. Tech. in Production Engineering from Kerala University.

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh is the Dean of International Programs. She heads all the activities of Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP). The Center has been incharge of developing collaborative initiatives between Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and other International Universities. The main work includes developing MoU with international universities for faculty and student exchange programs, dual degree programs, research collaborations etc. As of now Amrita has signed 153 MoU’s since 2005.

Dr. Maneesha had given distinguished lectures in different reputed Universities during visits at International Universities. Since 2007 she had published more than 94 publications, including three best paper awards. Prof. Maneesha was awarded the prestigious Young Faculty Research Fellowship under Visvesvaraya PhD scheme for Electronics and IT for the year 2015-16 from The Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India. She has received the national award, NABARD award for her work on landslide monitoring and early warning system. She is the Editor of Ad Hoc Networks Journal published by Elsevier.

Qualification

Doctorate (June 2009)

Ph. D. in Computer Science and Engineering from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Thesis topic : Wireless Sensor Network to detect rainfall induced landslides
(The research work was instrumental in deploying world’s first ever Wireless Sensor Network system capable of issuing landslide warning. One such landslide warning was issued on July 22, 2009 during the torrential rainfall season.)

Post Graduation ( April 2003)

Master of Business Administration from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Specialization : Systems Management and Financial Management

Under Graduation (May 2000)

Bachelor of Technology from Kerala University
Specialization : Production engineering

 

Publications

Book Chapter

H-Plane: Intelligent Data Management for Mobile Healthcare Applications

Authors : Prof. Krishnashree Achuthan, Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, R. Krishnan Pathinarupothi, Bithin Alangot, Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, P. Rangan, V

Publisher : Mobile Web and Intelligent Information Systems: 13th International Conference, MobiWIS 2016, Vienna, Austria, August 22-24, 2016, Proceedings

Pedagogical Support for Collaborative Development of Virtual and Remote Labs: Amrita VLCAP

Authors : Dr. Prema Nedungadi, Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Prof. Raghu Raman, Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Pradeep, P., and Raghu Raman

Publisher : Cyber-Physical Laboratories in Engineering and Science Education

Over the Air Programming Method for Learning Wireless Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Dr. Rekha P., Sangeeth Kumar, Preeja Pradeep, Divya P.

Publisher : Springer Singapore, ICISA 2016

Conference Paper

Wicard: A context aware wearable wireless sensor for cardiac monitoring

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dilraj N., A. Thekkeyil Kunnath, Mohan, M

Publisher : Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 2013 International Conference on

Secondary Arc Extinction of Single Pole Auto-reclosing on EHV Transmission Lines with Shunt Compensation Reactors

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, G. Babu

Publisher : 2012 International Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical Engineering and Energy Management (ICETEEEM)

A Mobile Software for Health Professionals to Monitor Remote Patients

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Sruthy Anand, Sruthy Anand

Publisher : 2012 Ninth International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks (WOCN)

Security enhancement in wireless sensor networks using machine learning

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, A. B. Raj, Kulkarni, R. V., and Hemalatha, T

Publisher : Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications, HPCC-2012 - 9th IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems, ICESS-2012

Wireless sensor network security: Real-time detection and prevention of attacks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Raj, A. B., and Hemalatha, T.

Publisher : Proceedings - 4th International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks, CICN 2012

Low Power Intelligent Wearable Cardiac Sensor Using Discrete Wavelet Compression

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Ragi, G. R., and Abishek, T. K

Publisher : Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Advances in Mobile Networks, Communication and Its Applications, MNCApps 2012

Mobile Software Platform for Rural Health Enhancement

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Sruthy Anand

Publisher : Advances in Mobile Network, Communication and its Applications (MNCAPPS), 2012 International Conference on

Performance Enhancement in Distributed Sensor Localization Using Swarm Intelligence

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Divya, P. L., Kulkarni, R. V

Publisher : Advances in Mobile Network, Communication and its Applications (MNCAPPS), 2012 International Conference on

Participatory Sensing for Emergency Communication via MANET

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Jacob, A.

Publisher : Proceedings - 2012 International Conference on Data Science and Engineering, ICDSE 2012

A Swarm Intelligence Based Distributed Localization Technique For Wireless Sensor Network

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Divya, P. L., Kulkarni, R. V.

Publisher : Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics

Performance Comparison and Node Failure Assessment of Energy Efficient Two Level Balanced and Progressive Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Sreedevi, A. Ga, Kandasamy, Ka, and Rangan, P. V

Publisher : ACM International Conference Proceeding Series

ADEN: Adaptive Energy Efficient Network of Flying Robots Monitoring over Disaster Hit Area

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, T. K. Abishek, Chithra, K. R.

Publisher : Proceedings - IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems, DCOSS 2012

DVM based Scalable and Adaptive Multipath Routing in MANET For Emergency Rescue Application

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Prabaharan, P., Shameem, A. A.

Publisher : Wireless and Optical Communications Conference (WOCC), 2012 21st Annual

AER: Adaptive Energy Efficient Routing Protocol For Network of Flying Robots Monitoring over Disaster Hit Area

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, T. K. Abishek, Chithra, K. R

Publisher : 2012 21st Annual Wireless and Optical Communications Conference, WOCC 2012

Energy Comparison of Balanced and Progressive Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Sreedevi, A. G., Kamalanathan, K., and Rangan, P. V.

Publisher : 2012 21st Annual Wireless and Optical Communications Conference, WOCC 2012

Wireless Geopbone Network for Remote Monitoring and Detection of Landslides

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, A. T. Kunnath

Publisher : ICCSP 2011 - 2011 International Conference on Communications and Signal Processing

An Adaptive Energy Management Scheme for Real-time Landslide Detection

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Simi Surendran, Dr. Rekha P., Divya P.

Publisher : Proceedings of the 11th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems

Power theft detection in microgrids

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D.

Publisher : SMARTGREENS 2015 - 4th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems, Proceedings

A system for energy conservation through personalized learning mechanism

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., George, S. R.

Publisher : SMARTGREENS 2015 - 4th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems, Proceedings

Augmenting packet delivery rate in outdoor wireless sensor networks through frequency optimization

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Divya P., Rajan, P.

Publisher : International Conference on Computing, Communication and Networking Technologies (ICCCNT), 2014

Development of a resilient wireless sensor network for real-time outdoor applications

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Divya P., Rajan, P.

Publisher : ISTMET 2014 - 1st International Symposium on Technology Management and Emerging Technologies, Proceedings

CAWIS: Context Aware Wireless Irrigation System

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Divya P., D. P., Sonkiya, S., Das, P., Manjusha, V. V.

Publisher : I4CT 2014 - 1st International Conference on Computer, Communications, and Control Technology, Proceedings

Optimal DG placement under Standard Market Design using GA

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, B. Mohan

Publisher : Emerging Trends in Electrical Engineering and Energy Management (ICETEEEM), 2012 International Conference on

Intelligent Steering Wheel Sensor Network for Real-Time Monitoring and Detection of Driver Drowsiness

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nair, A. K., and Kunnathu, A. Thekkeyil

Publisher : International Journal of Computer Science and Security (IJCSS)

Micro grid architecture for line fault detection and isolation

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Mohan, N.

Publisher : Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems (SMARTGREENS), 2015 International Conference on

A Smart Positioning System for Personalized Energy Management in Buildings

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Anjana M. S., A. M. S, K, A.

Publisher : 2016 International Conference on Wireless Communications, Signal Processing and Networking (WiSPNET)

Real-time Processing and Analysis for Activity Classification to Enhance Wearable Wireless ecg

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Shereena Shaji, Menon, V. N

Publisher : Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer and Communication Technologies

Pilot deployment of early warning system for landslides in eastern himalayas: poster

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, S. Kumar, P Rangan, V.

Publisher : Proceedings of the Tenth ACM International Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental Evaluation, and Characterization

Multi-Layer Architectures for Remote Health Monitoring

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rahul Krishnan Pathinarupothi, Ekanath Srihari Rangan

Publisher : 2016 IEEE 18th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom)

Micro water distribution networks: A participatory method of sustainable water distribution in rural communities

Authors : Dr. R. Ramkrishnan, Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Renjith Mohan, M. Nitin Kumar, Deepak Brahmanandan, C. Prakash, Lalith Prakash E., and M. Ananth Kumar

Publisher : Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), 2016

Live-in-Labs: Rapid Translational Research and Implementation-based Program for Rural Development in India

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Mohan, R., and Menon, S.

Publisher : GHTC 2016 - IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference: Technology for the Benefit of Humanity, Conference Proceedings

Improving reliability and quality of supply (QoS) in smart distribution network

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., P. Kirti Gupta, Martins, R., Chakarbarti, S., Mäki, K., Krishna, G., Schätz, B., Singh, S. N

Publisher : National Power Systems Conference (NPSC), 2016 National

Impact of algorithm complexity on energy utilization of wireless sensor nodes

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., V. M. Lekshmy

Publisher : 2016 International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI)

Energy Sustenance in Context Aware Landslide Monitoring systems

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Usha Kumari P. V., P. Rekha, Dr. Usha Kumari P. V., and P. Venkat Rangan

Publisher : Sensys 2015, InfoComm2016

Delay and energy optimization in multilevel balanced WSNs for landslide monitoring

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Dr. Rekha P., Simi Surendran, Balaji Hariharan, Balaji Hariharan, P. Venkat Rangan

Publisher : 2016 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

Wireless Sensor Networks for Early Warning of Landslides: Experiences from a Decade Long Deployment

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Pullarkatt, D., Geethu, T. H., and P. Rangan, V

Publisher : Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides

Wireless Movement Sensor Network for Real-time Monitoring of Slope Instability

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, B. Swathi, Kumar, M. N., Pullarkatt, D.

Publisher : 2017 International Conference on Wireless Communications, Signal Processing and Networking (WiSPNET)

Smart architecture for home area electrical grid in India

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Subeesh T. S.

Publisher : IFIP International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks, WOCN

User Centered Energy Management Scheme for Smart Buildings

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., K. Athira, Rangan, V. P

Publisher : 2017 International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI)

Towards Energy Conservation in Campus using Wireless Sensor Network

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dhivvya J. P., Jayakrishnan, V. M., Thomas, E. K., Divya, P

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

An intelligent decision support system for enhancing an m-health application

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Anu, T. A., and Thirugnanam, H

Publisher : IFIP International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks, WOCN

A Novel Wireless Sensor Network Architecture for Crowd Disaster Mitigation

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Shanmugam, A.

Publisher : 8th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM), 2012

Efficient Patient Monitoring for Multiple Patients Using WSN

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Prof. Rajesh Kannan Megalingam, Kaimal, D. M.

Publisher : Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Advances in Mobile Networks, Communication and Its Applications, MNCApps 2012

DVM based multipath routing in MANET for different scalable and adaptive environment

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, A. S. Ansar, Prabaharan, P., Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, and Rekha, P.

Publisher : Data Science Engineering (ICDSE), 2012 International Conference on

Enhanced Emergency Communication using Mobile Sensing and MANET

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Jacob, A.

Publisher : ACM International Conference Proceeding Series

Locating and Monitoring Emergency Responder using a Wearable Device

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Preeja Pradeep, A. T. Kunnath

Publisher : Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI)

Smart Personalized Learning System for Energy Management in Buildings

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., S. R. George

Publisher : 2017 International Conference on Computation of Power, Energy Information and Commuincation (ICCPEIC)

Locating emergency responders in disaster area using wireless sensor network

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, A. T. Kunnath, Madhusoodanan, A

Publisher : Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering

Participatory Sensing Platform to Revive Communication Network in Post-Disaster Scenario

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Jacob, A.

Publisher : 2012 21st Annual Wireless and Optical Communications Conference, WOCC 2012

Security Challenges in the Integration of IoT with WSN for Smart Grid Applications

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Sethuraman Rao, Sai Shibu N. B., A. Viswanathan, Sai Shibu N. B.

Publisher : 2017 IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research(ICCIC)

Message from the Programe Chair

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh

Publisher : ACWR 2011 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Technologies for Humanitarian Relief

Smart Distribution Electrical Grid for India

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D.

Publisher : ACWR 2011 - Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Technologies for Humanitarian Relief

A Public Transport System Based Sensor Network for Fake Alcohol Detection

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Das, R. N

Publisher : Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering 2011, WCE 2011

WISION-Wireless Interface System for Interpretation of Ocular symbols from People with Neuromuscular Diseases

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nair, A. A., and Menon, K. A. U.

Publisher : 7th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing, WiCOM 2011

C-VIEW: Collaborative VIEW by Optimally Positioned Wireless Integrated Flying Robots

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, H. Krishnan, A., and Abishek, T. K

Publisher : 7th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing, WiCOM 2011

Real-Time Automated Multiplexed Sensor System for Driver Drowsiness Detection

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nair, A. K., and Kunnath, A. T.

Publisher : 7th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing, WiCOM 2011

Design of Optimization Algorithm for WLAN AP Selection during Emergency Situations

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nisha, M. S

Publisher : 2011 IEEE 3rd International Conference on Communication Software and Networks, ICCSN 2011

Performance Assessment of an Extremely Challenged Mobile Infrastructure Network over the Oceans

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, D. Raj, Parthasarathy, V., Rao, S. N

Publisher : Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking

Wireless Integrated Robots for Effective Search and Guidance of Rescue Teams

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh

Publisher : Wireless and Optical Communications Networks (WOCN), 2011 Eighth International Conference on

Modelling a Smart Agriculture System for Multiple Cropping Using Wireless Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Gayathri Narayanan, Durga P., Gayathri, B., Divya, P.

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

A Low Cost Wireless Sensor Network for Water Quality Monitoring in Natural Water Bodies

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Divya P., G. S. Menon

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

An Internet of Things (IoT) based Sustainable Water Management

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, S. Narendran, Pradeep, P

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

High Yield Groundnut Agronomy: An IoT Based Precision Farming Framework

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Nibi K. V., P. Venkat Rangan

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

Design and Validation of Wireless Communication Architecture for Long Term Monitoring of Landslides

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, S. Kumar, P. Rangan, V.

Publisher : Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides

An Affordable Non-destructive Method for Monitoring soil Parameters in Large Scale using Electrical Resistivity Technique

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, V. V. Sai, Hemalatha, T

Publisher : 2017 International Conference on Wireless Communications, Signal Processing and Networking (WiSPNET)

Adaptive Learning Techniques for Landslide Forecasting and the Validation in a Real World Deployment

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, T. Hemalatha, Rangan, V. P

Publisher : Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides

Poster: Pilot Deployment of Early Warning System for Landslides in Eastern Himalayas

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, S. Kumar, Rangan, P. V.

Publisher : Proceedings of the Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, MOBICOM

A Novel Solution for High Speed Internet Over the Oceans

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Aiswarya S., S. N. Rao, Raj, D., Parthasarathy, V., Rangan, V.

Publisher : IEEE INFOCOM 2018 - IEEE Conference on Computer Communications Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS)

A Remote Triggered Wireless Sensor Network Testbed

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Preeja Pradeep, Divya P., Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Dr. Rekha P., Sangeeth, K.

Publisher : 2015 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS)

An Assistive Device for Managing Urinary Incontinence

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dhanesh Raj, Dilraj, N

Publisher : Proceedings of the 6th IBM Collaborative Academia Research Exchange Conference (I-CARE) on I-CARE 2014

Design of Medium Independent Handover based Emergency Communication scheme Using Vehicular Technology

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nisha, M. S

Publisher : The 2nd International Conference on Data Storage and Data Engineering (DSDE 2011)

Design of Optimisation Algorithm for WLAN AP Selection duringEmergency Situations

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nisha, M. S

Publisher : The 2nd International Conference on Data Storage and Data Engineering (DSDE 2011)

A Low Cost Remote Cardiac Monitoring Framework for Rural Regions

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rahul Krishnan Pathinarupothi, Dilraj, N., K, R

Publisher : MobiHealth 2015: 5th EAI International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare - Transforming healthcare through innovations in mobile and wireless technologies

QRS axis based classification of electrode interchange in wearable ECG devices

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rahul Krishnan Pathinarupothi

Publisher : MobiHealth 2015: 5th EAI International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare - Transforming healthcare through innovations in mobile and wireless technologies

Improved Topology Preserving Maps for Wireless Sensor Networks Through D-VCS

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Divya P., D. Gopan

Publisher : Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer and Communication Technologies

A Real-time Detection and Warning of Cardiovascular Disease LAHB for a Wearable Wireless ECG Device

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rahul Krishnan Pathinarupothi, A. Arunan, Rahul K Pathinarupothi

Publisher : 2016 IEEE-EMBS International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI)

A High Performance Hybrid Algorithm for Text Classification

Authors : Dr. Prema Nedungadi, Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Harikumar, H., and Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh

Publisher : Applications of Digital Information and Web Technologies (ICADIWT), 2014 Fifth International Conference on the

Modeling diffusion of tabletop for collaborative learning using interactive science lab simulations

Authors : Prof. Raghu Raman, Dr. Prema Nedungadi, Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh

Publisher : Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)

Wireless Sensor Network for River Water Quality Monitoring in India

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Divya P., K. A. Menon

Publisher : Third International Conference on Computing Communication Networking Technologies (ICCCNT), 2012

An In-Body Wireless Communication System for Targeted Drug Delivery: Design and Simulation

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Keerthi S. Mohan, Nadarajan, D

Publisher : 2014 International Symposium on Technology Management and Emerging Technologies

Fault Tolerant Clustering Approaches in Wireless Sensor Network for Landslide Area Monitoring

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, R. R. T.,Sangeeth, K

Publisher : Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Wireless Networks, ICWN 2008

Biologically inspired data propagation and aggregation method for wireless sensor networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, J. Freeman, Mohan, A.

Publisher : Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Wireless Networks, ICWN 2008

Wireless Sensor Network Localization With Imprecise Measurements Using Only a Quadratic Solver.

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Soman K. P., and R., L

Publisher : the Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN’09)

Wireless Sensor Network for Landslide Detection.

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Kumar, S., and P Rangan, V.

Publisher : International Conference on Wireless Networks ICWN

Design and Implementation of User Interactive Wireless Smart Home Energy Management System

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Subeesh T. S.

Publisher : Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 2013 International Conference on

Wireless Smart Grid Design for Monitoring and Optimizing Electric Transmission in India

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D.

Publisher : Proceedings - 4th International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications, SENSORCOMM 2010

Wireless sensor network for remote monitoring and detection of explosives (W-ReMADE)

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, S. Simi

Publisher : Proceedings of the International Workshop on Semantic Sensor Web, SSW 2010, in Conjunction with IC3K 2010

Signal Processing for Wireless Geophone Network to detect landslides

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, A. T. Kunnath, Selvan, V

Publisher : ICCAIE 2010 - 2010 International Conference on Computer Applications and Industrial Electronics

Real-time Monitoring of Explosives Using Wireless Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, S. Simi

Publisher : Proceedings of the 1st Amrita ACM-W Celebration of Women in Computing in India, A2CWiC'10

Real-Time Monitoring and Detection of ‘‘Heart Attack’’ Using Wireless Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, K. J. Kappiarukudil

Publisher : Proceedings - 4th International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications, SENSORCOMM 2010

Lightweight Management Framework for a Heterogeneous Wireless Network for Landslide Detection

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Sangeeth, K.

Publisher : the International conference on Wireless Mobile Networks, WiMoN (in lecture series of Springer)

Factors and Approaches Towards Energy Optimized Wireless Sensor Networks to Detect Rainfall Induced Landslides.

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Raj, R., Freeman, J., Kumar, S., and P Rangan, V.

Publisher : Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN’07)

Intruder Tracking Using Wireless Sensor Network

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Jisha R. C., Lekshmi, G. S

Publisher : 2010 IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research, ICCIC 2010

Integrating Geophone Network to Real-Time Wireless Sensor Network System for Landslide Detection

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, A. T. Kunnath

Publisher : Proceedings - 1st International Conference on Sensor Device Technologies and Applications, SENSORDEVICES 2010

Design of Medium Independent Handover based Emergency Communication scheme Using Vehicular Technology

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nisha, M. S.

Publisher : The 2nd International Conference on Data Storage and Data Engineering (DSDE 2011),

A public transport system based sensor network for fake alcohol detection

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Das, R. N

Publisher : Proceedings of the World Congress on Engineering 2011, WCE 2011

Threshold Based Data Aggregation Algorithm to Detect Rainfall Induced Landslides

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Usha Kumari P. V.

Publisher : Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN’08)

Conference Proceedings

AMRITA Remote Triggered Wireless Sensor Network Laboratory Framework

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Preeja Pradeep, Divya P., Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Dr. Rekha P., Sangeeth Kumar, Rayudu YV

Publisher : Proceedings of the 11th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys)

Water Quality Monitoring and Waste Management using IoT

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Nibi K. V., Kurup, A., R. Mohan, Aiswarya, A., Arsha, A., and Sarang, P. R.

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

Context Aware Wireless Sensor System Integrated with Participatory Sensing for Real Time Road Accident Detection

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Preeja Pradeep, Vidya, P. T.

Publisher : Tenth International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Networks (WOCN), 2013

Delay Tolerant Routing Protocol For Heterogeneous Marine Vehicular Mobile Ad-Hoc Network

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, D. Raj, Duttagupta, S

Publisher : IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PerCom Workshops)

Assessing Village Power Grid Problems for Development of Quality and Stable Supplemental Sustainable Energy

Authors : Dr. Manoj P., Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Sai Shibu N. B., V. Mohan; V. C. Garcia; M. L. M. Frey; R. Mohan;

Publisher : 2017 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)

Slope stability investigation of Chandmari in Sikkim, Northeastern India

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Thambidurai P

Publisher : 4th International Landslide Forum, Landslides - Springer

Design of Wireless Real Time Artificial Sphincter Control System for Urinary Incontinence

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Raj, D., Dilraj, N

Publisher : Technology Management and Emerging Technologies (ISTMET), 2014 International Symposium on

Integrated Wireless Sensor Network For Smart Sesame Farming

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rekha P., Lekshmi G.S.

Publisher : Proceeding Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence and Information Technology, CIIT

Journal Article

Nose Failures, Data Aggregation Delay and its Impact on Power Optimization in Balanced Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, K. Kandasamy, Sreedevi, A. G., P Rangan, V

Publisher : International Journal of Wireless Mobile Networks

Smart geophone sensor network for effective detection of landslide induced geophone signals

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, V. N. Deekshit,Indukala, P. K., and G Nair, J.

Publisher : Communication and Signal Processing (ICCSP), 2016 International Conference on

Impact of Mobility of Anchor Nodes in Localization and Tracking of Multiple Mobile Nodes

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, P. Lakshmi, Divya, P.

Publisher : International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security

High Performance Communication Architecture for Smart Distribution Power Grid in Developing Nations

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Aryadevi R. D., Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Rangan, V. P

Publisher : Wireless Networks, The Journal of Mobile Communication, Computation and Information

Design and Simulation of Elephant Intrusion Detection System

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, A. Singh, Divya, P.

Publisher : 2016 6th International Workshop on Computer Science and Engineering, WCSE 2016

Comparison and Analysis of Opportunistic Delay Tolerant Network Protocols for Off-Shore Communication

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, M. Radhika, Raj, D

Publisher : International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security

Flexible Extensible Middleware Framework for Remote Triggered Wireless Sensor Network Lab

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, R. Guntha, Sangeeth, K

Publisher : Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing

Context Aware Adhoc Network for Mitigation of Crowd Disasters

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Shanmughan, A., and Rekha, P.

Publisher : Ad Hoc Networks

Modeling Diffusion of Blended Labs for Science Experiments Among Undergraduate Engineering Students

Authors : Prof. Krishnashree Achuthan, Dr. Prema Nedungadi, Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Raghu Raman, Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh

Publisher : Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, LNICST

Design and Development of an IoT Based Smart Irrigation and Fertilization System for Chilli Farming.

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Rekha, P., Sinitambirivoutin, E., and Passelaigue, F.

Publisher : Wispnet-2018

Building Optimal Topologies for Real-Time Wireless Sensor Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, P. Rekha, P. Venkat Rangan

Publisher : Wispnet-2018

Topology preserving map generation for multiple mobile fishing vessels

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Divya P., Sruthi Narayanan

Publisher : Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Computations in Engineering Systems

‘Open Access’ Generic Method for Continuous Determination of Major Human CYP450 Probe Substrates/Metabolites and its Application in Drug Metabolism Studies

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, N. V. S. M Rao, Biju, B., Ansar, A. K., Mujeeb, S., Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, and Srinivas, N. R

Publisher : Xenobiotica

Wireless Sensor Network for Disaster Monitoring

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh

Publisher : Wireless Sensor Networks: Application-Centric Design

Patents

Automatic Antenna Orientation and Stabilization System and Method

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh

Publisher : https://patents.google.com/patent/US10446905B2

Network-based System for Predicting Landslides and Providing Early Warnings

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh

Publisher : https://patents.google.com/patent/US20120206258

Mobile Infrastructure for Coastal Region Offshore Communications and Networks

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Sethuraman Rao, Rangan, D. P. Venkat

Publisher : Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), 2016

Systems, Methods, and Devices for Remote Health Monitoring and Management using Internet of Things Sensors

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rahul Krishnan Pathinarupothi, Durga P., Ekanath Srihari Rangan, P Rangan, V

Publisher : Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham , Number US16/117,689, India (2019)

Systems and Methods for Remote Health Monitoring and Management

Authors : Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Dr. Rahul Krishnan Pathinarupothi, Ekanath Srihari Rangan

Publisher : U.S. Patent US Patent 10,542,8892020.

Present Positions
  • Provost Strategic Initiatives, Research & Innovation, AI+X

  • Dean, Amrita Center for International Programs&School for Sustainable Development Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

  • UNESCO Chair on Experiential Learning for Sustainable Innovation & Development

  • Head, World Center of Excellence on Landslide Risk Reduction

  • Nodal Coordinator of ICL IPL WCoE

  • Director, AMRITA Centre for Wireless Networks & Applications

  • Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering

  • Secretary, ACM-W India Council

  • Editor, Ad Hoc Networks Journal, Elsevier

  • Editor, CSI Transactions on ICT, Springer

  • Program Chair, International Conference for Wireless Technologies for Humanitarian Relief (ACWR 2011)

  • Reviewer, International Journal of Digital Earth

  • Editorial Board member &Advisory Committee member, International Conference on Computing ICC 2010, New Delhi

  • Technical Program Committee: SENSORCOMM 2010, ICCAIE 2010, ICOS 2010, ISCI 2011

  • Senior Member in IEEE

  • Senior Member in ACM

  • Vice Chair- IEEE Kerala Section [Communication Society Chapter] [2013]
Positions Held
  • Speaker, India Universities Forum 2020-The globalisation of higher education in India:History and prospects for 21st century, New Delhi,India(2020)

  • Program Chair, TESCA 2019-The 1st ACM International Workshop on Technology Enablers and Innovative Applications for Smart Cities and Communities, New York, NY, USA (2019)

  • Speaker, Indian Smart Grid Forum, New Delhi,India 2019

  • Convenor, Tech4Dev 2018 Conference session: People-centered Early Warning Systems for NaturalHazards, Ljubljana, Slovenia (2017)

  • Co-Chair, International Workshop on Sensors and Small Satellite Technology for Disaster Management (SSTDM), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (2016)

  • Vice-Chair ,IEEE Kerala Section (2013)

  • Secretary ACM, Indian Council (2013)

  • Program Chair, International Conference for Wireless Technologies for Humanitarian Relief (ACWR 2011)
  • Technical Program Committee member (ISCI 2011)

  • Editorial Board member & Advisory Committee member International Conference on Computing, New Delhi (2010)

  • Technical Program Committee member SENSORCOMM,ICCAIE,ICOS (2010)

  • Head of Computer Science Department from August 2004 – December 2006
  • WINSOC Principal Investigator for Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from Sep, 2006
Projects
PROJECTS DETAILS
WINSOC Funding Agency: European Commission
Duration of project: Sep 2006 – June 2009
Real-time Data Transmission Through Satellite Networking  for Landslide Monitoring, WINSOC Funding Agency: ANTRIX (a commercial arm of Indian Space Research Organization, ISRO)
Duration of project: Nov 2007 – July 2009
Wireless Sensor Network for Real-time Landslide Monitoring Funding Agency: DIT, India (Department of Information Technology)
Duration of project: Feb 2009 – Jan 2011
Wireless Networks and Techniques with Applications to Societal Needs Indian Side Principal Investigator: Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Indian Side Co-Principal Investigators: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Dr. Anurag Kumar, IISc
Investigators from Brazil: Dr. Edmundo de Souza e Silva, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro,
Dr. Roberto (Boisson), Pontificial Catholic University of Rio de Janerio
Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Project Duration: 2010 – 2013
Monitoring and Detection of Rainfall Induced Landslide using an Integrated Wireless Network System Principal Investigator: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Co-Principal Investigator: Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Project Duration: 2011 – 2013
A Wireless Remote Sensing, Experimentation, Monitoring and Administration Lab – A Remote Triggered Lab Principal Investigator: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Funding Agency: Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD)
Project Duration: 2012 – 2013
NKN a Gateway to a Global Classroom Principal Investigator: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Co-Principal Investigator: Prof. Balaji Hariharan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Prof. Kamal Bijalani, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Dr. P. Venkat Rangan, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Funding Agency: Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Department of Information Technology
Project Duration: 2012 – 2014
Landslide Control Prevention and Prediction- Preparation of a Detailed Project Report Principal Investigator: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Advancing Integrated Wireless Sensor Networks for Real‐time Monitoring and Detection of Disasters Principal Investigator: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Funding Agency: Ministry of Earth Science (MoES)
Project Duration: 2013-2016
SoC & Embedded System Design Environment and Its Application to Wireless and Security. [Indo- Japan collaborative project ] Principal Investigator: Indian side: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Co- Principal Investigator: Indian side: Dr. Bibhudatta Sahoo, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Principal Investigator: Japan side: Dr. Masahiro Fujita,Professor, VLSI Design and Education Center (VDEC), University of Tokyo
Project Duration: 2013-2015
Stabiliz-E project Stabiliz-Energy [Indo-German Collaborative project] Principal Investigator: Indian side: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Other Partners: Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and Maxim, India
Foreign Partners: EVOLEO Technologies, Portugal., VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Fortiss GmbH, Germany.
Project Duration: 2014-2016
MICRONet – Mobile Infrastructure for Coastal Region Offshore Communications & Networks Principal Investigator: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh Co – Principal Investigator: Prof. Sethuraman Rao (AmritaWNA), Dr. B.S. Manoj (IIST), Dr. Elizabeth Sherly (IIITM-K)
Project Duration: 2014-2017
Monitoring & Management of Urban Flooding using a Crowd- Sourcing Technique Principal Investigator: Indian side: Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Prof. Sethuraman Rao, Dr. Venkat Rangan, Prof. Balaji Hariharan, Dr. A.K. Gosain[IITDelhi], Dr. A.K Nema [IIT Delhi]
German Partners: Dr. Thomas Haenselmann, Department of Computer Science, University of Mannheim,
Dr. Wolfgang Effelsberg.
Project Duration: 2015-2018
Awards
  • Chancellor’s Research Excellence Award (AIRA 2021), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
  • Conferred with Elets Water Innovation Awards, instituted in joint partnership with the Ministry of Jal Shakti & National Mission for Clean Ganga, Government of India
  • ”One among the Top 2% Scientists in the World” identified by Stanford University
  • Invited panelist at the session ”Internationalisation in India:experience and opportunity”
  • Mentioned as young researcher and leader in October 2019 Outlook Spotlight issue
  • Signed for the ”First Group of Signatories of the Kyoto Landslide Commitment 2020” and presented her work on ”Internet of Things (IoT) for Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction” and ”Landslide Early Warning System for Enhancing Disaster Resilience of the Community”
  • Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham won the ’World Centre of Excellence on Landslide Disaster Reduction’, from the International Program on Landslides (IPL) at the fourth World Landslide Forum in Ljubljna, Slovenia. The title will be held by the University till 2023.
  • Selected for the prestigious ’Young Faculty Research Fellowship’ under the Visveswaraya PhD Scheme for Electronics and IT of Deity for the year 2015-19
  • Honored as one of the top 100 researchers in India with the title ”India’s Most Prolific Paper Publishers”, in a survey conducted by Careers 360, India’s leading career planning consultancy services organization. Article published in the Careers 360 magazine in April/May 2014
  • Awarded US PATENT for “Network based System for Predicting Landslides and Providing Early Warnings” in January 2014
  • Author of more than 130 publications in journals and international conferences
  • Principal Investigator of 13 Funded Research Projects and Principal Co-Investigator of another 3 funded research projects
  • NABARD AWARD for Rural Innovations – 2012, 2nd Prize, received from Shri. P. Chidambaram, Hon’ble Union Minister of Finance, Govt. of India
  • Honorable mention in the Indian parliament on 21st May 2012 for project on monitoring detection of heavy rainfall induced landslides
  • Awarded the ACM-Women Scholarship 2008 by Association of Computer Machinery headquartered in New York
  • Presented ’Wireless Communication for Disaster Management’ at UNAI-Amrita Conference at UN in July 2015
  • Presented ’Enhancement of the existing Real- time Landslide Monitoring and Early warning System in Western Ghats & Himalayas, India’ at ICL-IPL UNESCO Conference in November, 2016
  • Presented poster ’Wireless Sensor Networks for Real Time Monitoring & Early Warning of Landslides: A Real World Deployment in Western Ghats & Himalayas in India’ at ’UNISDR Science and Technology Conference on the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 in January 2016
  • Best Poster award ’An Adaptive Energy Management Scheme for Real-time Landslide Detection’ in ACM SenSys November, 2014 at Italy
  • Best Paper award ’Wireless Sensor Network Security: Real-Time Detection and Prevention of Attacks’ in the 4th International Conference on Advanced Computer Control (ICACC) in November, 2012 held at Shanghai, China.
  • CREATE UNAOC Challenge Award: ’Sanskar’, an interactive Android app, developed by Dr. Maneesha was shortlisted among the top five finalist applications in the 2012 Create UNAOC Challenge, an international competition for app developers that sought to introduce new avenues for intercultural dialogue
  • Best Paper award at SENSORCOMM 2010 in July 2010 at Venice, Italy
  • Best Paper award at SENSORCOMM 2009 in June 2009 at Athens, Greece
Teaching

Courses Taught

Fundamentals of Wireless Communications, Advanced Wireless Networks, Wireless Sensor Networks, Essentials of Management, Wireless Networks, Computer Networks, Object Oriented Programming, Data Structure and Programming Methodology Lab, C Programming, Software Lab using PASCAL

Doctoral advisor

Four Ph.D scholars graduated, presently supervising 12 Ph.D students in the following research dimensions:

  • Edge Computing for IoT Systems
  • IoT System for Health Care Applications
  • Communication Architecture for SmartGrid
  • Machine Learning Algorithms for Real Time Landslide Warnings
  • ICT for Sustainable Social Change
  • Offshore Communication Networks for Fishing Vessels
  • Self organization and Connectivity Analysis of Offshore Communication Networks
  • Wearable Wireless System for Remote Patient Monitoring
  • IoT System for Sustainable Water Management
  • Socio-Environmental Drivers of Water Quality and Waterborne Diseases in Kerala
  • IoT System for monitoring Heritage Buildings
  • Participatory Systems for Managing Multi Hazards
  • Early warning of Multi hazards through Social Analytics
  • Personalized Context Aware Systems for Smart Buildings
  • Cyber physical Systems for Micro Grid
  • Disaster Management Framework
  • Evolutionary Approaches in Rural Development
  • Diffusion of ICT Innovation, Framework and Models for Personalized Formative Evaluation in Adaptive Learning Systems
  • Universal Motherhood Qualities and its Transformational Capabilities

Invited lectures at conferences & workshops

  • Invited online talk in The Cycle of Conferences on Sustainability organised by the Research Institute for Sustainability Science and Technology of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya(UPC) – Barcelona Tech, Spain in April, 2021
  • The 1st ACM International Workshop on Technology Enablers and Innovative Applications for Smart Cities and Communities
  • Delivered a keynote speech at 2019 Ideal Village Conference, Stanford University on the topic ”Science and Innovation for a Sustainable Future: Live-in-Labs,a comprehensive framework for academic engagement in building sustainable Communities”on 25th June 2019
  • Talk on ”Landslide Monitoring and Early Warning System”for disaster risk reduction to the researcher community at Berkeley Lab,University of California,Berkeley
  • Invited to give a talk on Future Skill 2030 – Industrial Revolution 4.0 at India Smart Utility Week 2019,organised by India Smart Grid Forum at New Delhi
  • Landslip project team participated in the ”India-UK Workshop: Science for disaster and emergency risk management” on August 29th and 30th at New Delhi
  • Invited for a talk by Kerala Government on Fisheries – Effective Implementation of Technologies in Ocean in a high level committee constituted for implementation of International Technologies in Fisheries Sector in February, 2017 at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
  • Invited by the Kerala State Government as an expert for the workshop Urban Flood Management – Challenges and Initiatives organized by the Chief Secretary of Kerala in February, 2016
  • Workshop on University Networks for Education and Research in Disaster Risk Management at Bangkok, Thailand in December, 2009
  • IEEE workshop on Humanitarian Tech
  • IEEE workshop on Humanitarian Technology Challenges of the 21st Century Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India in February 2010
  • Workshop on geo-spatial technologies organized by Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai in December 2009
  • The National Workshop “ UbiComp India 2008”
  • The Workshop on ’Wireless Sensor Networks: Technology and Roadmap’, sponsored by Government of India’s Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT), and Department of Information Technology (DIT), at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, India.
  • National Symposium on Mathematical Methods and Applications on December 22, 2005 at IIT Chennai. A paper on ’Medical Image Encryption using Wavelets’ was presented at the symposium.
  • Presented a talk on ’Credit Transfer and Transnational Education’ at International Meet being organized by the Kerala State Higher Education Council in January, 2014
  • Delivered a talk at Indo-German Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, Hyderabad in March, 2013
  • Presentation in ACM annual event in January, 2013 at Chennai

International lectures delivered

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 University of Mannheim, Germany Technical University of Munich, Germany
University of Twente, Holland University of Milano, Italy Eurecom at Sophia Antipolis, France
Grenoble Institute of Technology, France Intel Research Labs, University of California, Berkeley Stanford University
University of California, San Diego University of California, Irvine University of Iowa
Iowa State University University of Texas, Austin Purdue University
University of Illinois, Urbana Champian Massachusetts Institute of Technology EPFL, Switzerland
ETH Zurich, Switzerland VU University, Netherlands University of Groningen, Netherlands
University of Twente, Netherlands International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation, Netherlands University of Paderborn, Germany
University of Mannheim, Germany University of Montpellier 2, France Universitat Politecnica De Catalunya (UPC), Spain
Universitat Pompeu Fabra(UPF), Spain

Other Conferences & Workshops

  • Dr. Maneesha V.Ramesh and Dr. Maarten van Steen, Scientific Director of CTIT, University of Twente spoke on the topic Wireless Communication for Disaster Management during the one day conference “Technology for Sustainable Development” on July 8, 2015 at United Nations, New York that was jointly hosted by United Nations Academic Impact and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
  • Dr. Maneesha presented abstract titled as “Wireless Sensor Networks for Real Time Monitoring & Early Warning of Landslides: A Real World Deployment in Western Ghats & Himalayas in India” at United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) Science and Technology Conference (January 27 – 29, 2016)
  • Dr. Maneesha attended a one day workshop on the topic of ‘Urban Flood Management – Challenges and Initiatives’ organized by the State Government of Kerala on February 19, 2016.
  • “Mathematical Transform Methods in Engineering” from February 20 – 25, 2006 organized by Centre for Excellence in Computational Engineering and Networking (CEN), Ettimadai campus
  • Attended Thirteenth International Conference on Advanced   Computing & Communication – ADCOM 2005 of ACS, on December 14-17, 2005 at Ettimadai Campus
  • Attended Intensive Workshop on Linear Algebra conducted by Dept of Mathematics, Amritapuri campus on December 6-11, 2005.
  • Attended “Multi Agent System School” conducted by IIIT, Hyderabad, on August 4 – 12, 2004.
  • Attended a Workshop on “C Programming” at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, May 16 – 21, 2004.
  • Attended “Object Oriented Programming Workshop” at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, May 10 – 15, 2004.
  • “Wireless Technology System to Predict Natural Calamities”, Press Bureau, Govt of India, 21 May 2012, Weblink 
  • “WINSOC Project Advances Wireless Sensor Networks”, published in V1 Magazine.
  • “WINSOC Project Advances Wireless Sensor Networks”, published in GeoConnexion Magazine
  • WINSOC has been featured in the newspaper, “The Telegraph”, which is one of the major Indian newspapers. It has been published in its “know HOW” section titled as “Early Warning System”. The online version can be accessed through the link.
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