Dr. Usha B A

BE-CSE, MTech-CSE, Ph.D, Associate Professor & HOD

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Phone: 9880788509     Email: ushaba@bmsit.in

Experience:

Teaching : 13
Research : 6


Usha

Specialization

  • Information Security
  • Compiler Design
  • Image Processing
  • Software Engineering

Memberships in professional bodies

  • IEEE(CSI) - No. 93613842

Skills

  • Java Script
  • Core Java
  • C, C++
  • My SQL

Books Authored

  • Book Chapter Publication on "Applications of Security, Mobile, Analytic, and Cloud (SMAC) Technologies for Effective Information Processing and Management", in IGI Global, June 2018

Invite Talks Delivered: 4


Workshops/Conferences/Seminars conducted

  • Worked as a Cordinator for connducting National Level Five day Faculty Development Program on "Machine Learning for IoT Applications" - Jan, 2019
  • Worked as Main Coordinator from the Dept for conducting National Conference on "Security, Privacy and Analytics"- SPA 2018 - May, 2018
  • Worked as a coordinator for conducting subject related(SS&CD) Invited talk by DR. Y N Srikant, Professor, IISc, Bangalore - Feb, 2017
  • Worked as a coordinator for conducting subject related(SS&CD) Invited talk by DR. Govindrajan, Professor, IISc, Bangalore. - Aug, 2016
  • Worked as a coordinator for conducting subject related(TOC) Invited talk by Prof. Padma Reddy, Professor, SVIT, Bangalore. - May, 2016
  • Worked as Publicity committee coordinator to organize "A Five Day Workshop on Cyber Security - Aug, 2014
  • Worked as Registration committee coordinator to organize "A Five Day Workshop on Autonomic cloud and Green Computing - Feb, 2014
  • 7. Worked as Registration committee coordinator to organize "A Three Day Workshop on “Knowledge Management and Data analytics for Real world Applications - Jul, 2013
  • Worked as Main Coordinator to organize a Three Day workshop on “Advanced Trends in Image processing and its applications - Jul, 2013

Workshops/FDPs/Conferences/Seminars/Internships attended

Details Date
DevOps 21-01-2019
VGST Sponsored One week Faculty Development Workshop on "Internet of Things" at JSSATE, Bengaluru 18-06-2018
Counselling the counsellors at Wonderla, Bengaluru 21-01-2018
WHAT'S NEXT IS NOW: "The Convergence of Technology and Marketing" at The Ritz-Carlton, Residency Road, Bangalore 23-07-2016
Pedagogical Skills Development Training at RVCE, Bangalore. 04-07-2016
Cisco - women’s day event at Cessna Tech Park, Bangalore 02-03-2016
HP - Placement Officers Meet at The Leela Palace, Bangalore 30-07-2015
Research Methodologies and LateX" from, organized by VTU at Ghousia College of Engineering, Ramanagar 27-07-2014
Cloud computing research landscape at Dept of CSE,RVCE 30-01-2014
Quality engineering and testing for software intensive systems at Dept of ISE, RVCE, Bangalore 26-08-2013
Zero Waste", 1st Edition of "A process towards zero waste and energy independent campus at IEM Auditorium, RVCE 21-08-2013
Emerging trends and research avenues in Image processing at MCE, Hassan 01-07-2013
Cognition , Emotion and Computing at Infosys, Bangalore 30-04-2013
Cyber Forensics and Information Security at PESIT, Bangalore 01-04-2013
Training program on IBM rational tools at IBM, Bangalore 17-12-2012
Recent trends in software quality and reliability at IEM Dept RVCE 13-04-2011
IUCEE Course on Software Engineering at Madurai 28-06-2010
Intelligence and security Informatics at ISiM, Mysore 17-06-2010
Compiler Design at VKIT, Bangalore 19-02-2009
Faculty Development Progarm on “Web 2.0 and Rich Internet Applications at MSRIT, Bangalore 30-08-2007
“Train the Trainer” – Language Lab Faculty Training Progarm, at Center for Cognitive Technologies, RVCE 22-01-2007

Courses Taught

  • Information Security
  • Finite Automata and Formal Language
  • Software Engineering
  • Compiler Design
  • Database Management System
  • Digital Image Processing
  • System Software
  • Cloud Computing
  • Agile Technologies

Additional Responsibilities

  • Faculty coordinator for BMSIT Quiz Club
  • Heading the Department

Journals

Journal Name Journal Type Volume Number Issue Number ISSN ISBN Paper Title
International Journal for Research in Applied Science & Engineering Technology (IJRASET) International 7 1 2321-9653 Blinds Personal Assistant Application for Android
International Journal for Scientific Research & Development(IJSRD) International 6 9 (online): 2321-0613 Cognitive based Data Classification in Image Steganography for Secured Data Transmission
International Journal of Computer Application (IJCA) International 176 5 0975 – 8887 Video Steganography using Zero Order Hold Method for Secured Data Transmission
American International Journal of Research in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (AIJRSTEM) International 2 11 ISSN (Print): 2328-3491, ISSN (Online): 2328-3580, ISSN (CD-ROM): 2328-3629 Video Steganography for Piracy Prevention in on-demand Internet Streaming Media
International Journal of Computer Application (IJCA) International 121 14 0975 -8887 High Capacity Data Embedding Method in Image Steganography using Genetic Algorithm
International Journal of Computer Application (IJCA) International 121 8 0975 -8887 Cognitive prediction of most appropriate image steganography approach
International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (IJARCCE) International 3 8 ISSN (Online) : 2278-1021 ISSN (Print) : 2319-5940 Image and Audio Embedding Technique in Image Steganography Using Neural Networks
International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (IJARCCE) International 3 8 ISSN (Online) : 2278-1021 ISSN (Print) : 2319-5940 A secure data embedding technique in image steganography for medical images
International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (IJARCCE) international 3 6 ISSN (Print) : 2319-5940 ISSN (Online) : 2278-1021 Analysis of Data Embedding Technique in Image Steganography – A Survey
International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer and Communication Engineering International 3 4 ISSN (Online) : 2278-1021 ISSN (Print): 2319-5940 A Survey on Patient Information Protection Using Cryptographic and Data Hiding Techniques
International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer and Communication Engineering International 3 4 ISSN (Online) : 2278-1021 ISSN (Print): 2319-5940 “A Survey on Secure and High Capacity Image Steganography Techniques
SPC ERA IJSTE International 1 1 Analysis on High Level Security Using Chaos-Fuzzy-Threshold Algorithm in Image Steganography – A Survey
International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer and Communication Engineering International 2 5 ISSN (Print) : 2319-5940 ISSN (Online): 2278-1021 Data Embedding Technique In Image Steganography Using Neural Network
International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology(IJRET) International 1 2 ISSN: 2319 – 1163 Analysis of Image Steganalysis Techniques to Defend Against Statistical Attacks – A Survey
International Journal of Computer Applications International 48 17 0975 -8887 Image Steganography using Sudoku Puzzle for Secured Data Transmission

Awards/Recognition/Achievements/Others:

  • Identified as resource person for conducting session on Software engineering as a part of IUCEE workshop conducted during 28th June to 2nd July 2010.
  • Worked as a Trainer for conducting classes on MS Access 2010 for the employees of Border Security Force, Bengaluru on 19th March 2015.
  • Taken classes for students who had placed in Infosys through Campus connect programs.
  • Classes conducted for MSc. IT students of Mangalore University.
  • Cleared Online Course on NPTEL for the subject DBMS in 2018
  • Cleared Online Course on NPTEL for the subject Outcome based Education in 2018
  • Delivered a Talk on Information Security for the BCA students of Christ College of Science and Management on 29th July 2017.
  • Worked as Advisory board member for ICRESEET-17 conference which held in Goa on 8th and 9th of April 2017.
  • Working as Editorial Board Member in the Journal of Communication Engineering and its Innovations at MAT Journals.
  • Working as Editorial board member for Journal of Information Technology and Sciences, MAT Journals
  • Working as Editorial board member for Journal of Telecommunication Study, MAT Journals
  • Working as Editorial board member for Journal of Optical Fibre Communications, MAT Journals
  • Worked as Technical Committee member for International Conference on Recent Trends in Image Processing & Pattern Recognition (RTIP2R) during Dec 2018 organized by Solapur University, Solapur, Maharashtra state, INDIA

Papers Presented In Conferences

Conference Name Conference Type Place Conference Date Days Paper Title
IEEE International Conference on Computational Systems and Information Systems for Sustainable Solutions(CSITSS - 2016) International RVCE, Bengaluru 06-10-2016 2 Security Enhancement in Image Steganography Using Neural Networks and Visual Cryptography
International Conference on Computer Networking and Information Processing (ICCNIP-2015) International AMC College of Engineering 29-04-2015 2 Comparative analysis on performance of steganography tools using decision trees -A Survey
International Conference on Convergent Innovative technologies (ICCIT 2014 International Cambridge Institute of Technology 25-04-2014 2 Image Steganography Using Neural Networks – A Survey
Second International conference on Recent Trends in Computer Science and Engineering (ICRTCS)2013 International Bangalore 26-05-2013 2 Key Based Data Embedding Technique in Image Steganography

Online/MOOC Courses Taken

Course Name Registration Details Completed
Database Management System - 8 Weeks NPTEL Yes
Outcome Based Pedagogic Principles for Effective Teaching - 4 Weeks NPTEL Yes
Software Engineering - 12 Weeks NPTEL Yes
Leadership - 4 Weeks NPTEL Yes