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Dr. Padmavathi S.

Assistant Professor (SG)

Padmavathi S. currently serves as Assistant Professor at department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering. Her areas of research include Digital Image Processing, Computer Vision and Digital Image Inpainting.

Qualification: M.E, Ph.D
Research Interest: Computer Vision, Digital Image Inpainting, Digital Image Processing


S.Padmavathi,  Assistant Professor (Selection Grade) works at Amrita School of Engineering since 2001. She joined Amrita after securing ME in Computer Science Engineering from Government College of Technology, Coimbatore. She did her PhD in Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore. She has one year of teaching experience and one year of industry experience before her Master’s Degree. Her research interests are allied with Digital Image Processing, Video processing, Image Analysis and Pattern recognition. She received Best Woman of the city award from Lions club in March, 2013 and Senior Woman Educator and Researcher Award from National Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development in March 2014.

She has completed various academic Projects in Digital Image Inpainting,  Vision based Fabric Defect Detection, fire detection, Number plate recognition, Vehicle detection and speed estimation, Traffic congestion analysis, face recognition,  Face tracking, object tracking, Gait recognition, Gesture Recognition, Indian Sign Language recognition, Age Classification from facial Images , Conversion of Braille to text and speech in English, Tamil and Hindi , Night time video enhancement, Texture analysis and synthesis, Content based image retrival using Texture, Wavelet based Image Compression, Image Mosaicking, Image Steganography ,Audio Steganography , Speech synthesis for native languages, Volume Visualization and Mesh Generation of Tomographic Images.

She was the Chair for a UG Session in “International Conference on Advanced Communication Systems” Organised by Govt. College of Technology, 2007. She severed as reviewer for various papers in International conference such as WICT 2011, CCSEIT-2012, SEAS-2012, WIMON2013, ITCSE 2013, ICCSEA-2013, ICAIT-2013, DPPR 2013, ACITY-2013, SIPP-2014, SCAI-2014, ITCSE-2014, ICONIAAC-2014, ICCSEA-2014, CSE-2014, AIAP-2014 etc. She has also reviewed paper for International Journals such as International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology, International Journal of Software Engineering & Applications , Signal & Image Processing: An International Journal ,  International Journal of Information Sciences and Techniques, IET Image Processing, Applied Mathematics and Computation, Frontiers in Psychological and Behavioral Science(FPBS) , British Journal of Mathematics & Computer Science etc.

She has organized various workshops including “Introduction to Bioinformatic Algorithms and their Parallel Implementation”, Nov. 2001, GENESIS 06 – Online Project Contest- October 2006, Faculty Development Programme on Dr. Scheme with TCS,  May 2009,  “Recent Trends in Image Analysis” May 2009, “Cloud Computing” December 2009, ”Effective teaching learning of Computer programming” December 2009, IETE- National Technical Paper Contest, march 2012, National workshop on mobile applications and developer challenges in android powered devices , April 2014, National workshop on 3D Vision & multimedia streaming, May2014, Coding contest in Anokha2012 and 2015.

She has delivered invited lectures on various topics of Image processing, Data Structures, Analysis of Algorithms across many colleges in Tamilnadu.


Honors and Awards

  1. Best Woman of the city award by Lions club in March, 2013
  2. Senior Woman Educator and Researcher Award by National Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development in March 2014
  3. Session Chair for a UG Session in “International Conference on Advanced Communication Systems” Organised by Govt. College of Technology on 10/01/2007

Conference Proceedings

Analysis of Image Processing Techniques to Segment the Target Animal in Non-uniformly Illuminated and Occluded Images

Authors : Dr. Padmavathi S., Panicker, Shruti Ajithkumar; Kumar, Rahul Vinod; Ramachandran, Aishwarya

Publisher : Inventive Communication and Computational Technologies. Springer Singapore, Singapore, 2021.

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