Dr. Usha Kiruthika S

Dr. Usha Kiruthika S

Designation: Assistant Professor  
Office Address: Dept. of CSE, NIT Trichy  
Email (Primary): usha@nitt.edu  
Field(s) of Specialization: Multi-agent systems, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing  

Employment Profile

Job Title Employer From To
Assistant Professor NIT, Trichy Oct 2022 Present
Assistant Professor Shiv Nadar University, Chennai Jun 2021 Oct 2022
Assistant Professor SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur May 2018 May 2021
Temporary Faculty NIT, Trichy Jun 2017 Apr 2018
Assistant Professor SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Ramapuram Jul 2016 May 2017
Teaching Fellow Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University Jul 2010 Dec 2011

Academic Qualifications (From Highest Degree to High School)

Examination Board / University Year Division/ Grade Subjects
Ph.D Anna University 2017 -- Automated Negotiation, Cloud Computing
M.E Anna University 2010 First Class with Distinction Computer Science and Engineering
B.Tech Anna University 2008 First Class with Distinction Information Technology
XII Std Tamil Nadu State Board 2004 First Class Maths, Biology
X Std Matriculation 2002 First Class Maths, Science, Social

Academic/Administrative Responsibilities within the University

Position Faculty/Department/Centre/Institution From To
MOOC Committee NITT 16.02.23 Present
Website Team, Committee for Public Relations & Media NITT 30.11.22 Present
NBA Committee member Department of CSE 10.11.22 Present

Academic/Administrative Responsibilities outside the University

Position Institution From To
DC Member VIT, Vellore January 2023 Present

Awards, Associateships etc.

Year of Award Name of the Award Awarding Organization
2010 Gold Medal SSN College of Engineering

Details of Ph.D Guidance

Name of the Scholar Mode of Ph.D Topic Year of Joining
Mr. Ganesh Kumaar K Y Full-Time Reinforcement Learning for Cybersecurity 2023

Details of Academic Work

  • Curriculum Development: B.Tech AI&DS, B.Tech IoT, SNU Chennai.
  • Courses taught at Postgraduate and Undergraduate levels:
    • Programming in C
    • Data Structures
    • Database Management Systems
    • Theory of Computation
    • Compiler Design
    • Digital System Design
    • Operating Systems

Details of Major R&D Projects:

Title of Project Funding Agency From To Ongoing/ Completed
Physical Mobility App for the Disabled University of Malaya July 2020 June 2022 Completed

Participation in Workshops/ Symposia/ Conferences/ Colloquia /Seminars/ Schools etc. (mentioning the role)

Date (s) Title of Activity Level of Event (International/ National/ Local) Role (Participant/ Speaker/ Chairperson, Paper presenter, Any other) Event Organized by Venue
30/03/22 and 31/03/22 International Virtual Conference on Machine Learning Applications in Applied Sciences and Mathematics International Session Chair Easwari Engineering College Online
25/05/20 to 29/05/20 AICTE ATAL FDP on Data Sciences National Participant Indian Institute of Information Technology, Vadodara Online
15/04/20 to 19/04/20 AICTE FDP on Internet of Things National Participant National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh Online
11/11/19 to 15/11/19 AICTE ATAL FDP on AI National Participant Madras Institute of Technology Madras Institute of Technology
29/01/13 How to Write for and get Published in Scientific Journals and Publish Manuscript National Participant Springer-Edanz Anna University

Invited Talks delivered

Topic Date Inviting Organization
Multi Agent Systems 26.08.2021 Easwari Engineering College
Cloud Applications 05.04.2021 Easwari Engineering College

Membership of Learned Societies

Type of Membership (Ordinary Member/ Honorary Member / Life Member ) Organization Membership No. with date
Member IEEE 99128475
Life Member International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT) M 80345182
Life Member International Association of Engineers (IAENG) M 124166


(A) Refereed Research Journals:

Author(s) Title of Paper Journal Volume (No.) Page numbers Year Impact Factor of the Journal (Optional)
Thiam Kian Chiew, Selina Khoo, Payam Ansari, Usha Kiruthika Mobile and wearable technologies for persons with disabilities: a bibliometric analysis (2000–2021) Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology   1-9 2022 1.834
Usha Kiruthika, Thamarai Selvi Somasundaram, S. Kanaga Suba Raja Lifecycle Model of a Negotiation Agent: A Survey of Automated Negotiation Techniques Group Decision and Negotiation 29 1239-1262 2020 2.928
Usha Kiruthika, Thamarai Selvi Somasundaram Efficient agent-based negotiation by predicting opponent preferences using AHP Journal of Applied Research and Technology 16 22-34 2018  
Usha Kiruthika, S. Kanaga Suba Raja, R. Jaichandran IOT based automation of fish farming Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems 9 50-57 2017  
Usha Kiruthika, Thamarai Selvi Somasundaram Efficient negotiation of SLA parameters in cloud computing environment Asian Journal of Information Technology 15 3587-3597 2016  
S. Kanaga Suba Raja, Usha Kiruthika An energy efficient method for secure and reliable data transmission in wireless body area networks using RelAODV Wireless Personal Communications 83 2975-2997 2015 2.017
Thamarai Selvi Somasundaram, Kannan Govindarajan, Usha Kiruthika, Rajkumar Buyya Semantic-enabled CARE Resource Broker (SeCRB) for managing grid and cloud environment The Journal of Supercomputing 68 509-556 2014 2.557

(B) Conferences/Workshops/Symposia Proceedings

Author(s) Title of Abstract/ Paper Title of the Proceedings Page numbers Conference Theme Venue Year
Usha Kiruthika S, Priya J, Kanaga Suba Raja S Systematic Review of Deep Learning Models for Dental Images Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computing Methodologies and Communication 289 Computing Methodologies and Communication Surya Engineering College, Erode. 2023
Usha Kiruthika S, K. Kausalya, Kanaga Suba Raja S Object Recognition in Soccer Sports Videos 2022 Smart Technologies, Communication & Robotics 77 Smart Technologies, Communication & Robotics Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam 2022
Utkarsh Maheshwari, Venkata Pavan Kumar Turlapati, Usha Kiruthika
Lucid-GAN: An adversarial network for enhanced image inpainting
IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Virtual Environments for Measurement Systems and Applications 1-6 Computational Intelligence Hong Kong 2021
Usha Kiruthika, S. Kanaga Suba Raja, C. J. Raman, V. Balaji A Novel Fraud Detection Scheme for Credit Card Usage Employing Random Forest Algorithm Combined with Feedback Mechanism International Conference on Power, Energy, Control and Transmission Systems (ICPECTS) 1-6 Power, Energy, Control and Transmission Systems Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai 2020
Usha Kiruthika, S. Kanaga Suba Raja, V. Balaji, C. J. Raman E-Agriculture for Direct Marketing of Food Crops Using Chatbots International Conference on Power, Energy, Control and Transmission Systems (ICPECTS) 1-7 Power, Energy, Control and Transmission Systems Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai 2020
Venkata Naga Rani Bandaru, S. Usha Kiruthika, G. Rajasekaran, M. Lakshmanan Device aware VOD Services with Bicubic Interpolation Algorithm on Cloud 4th Conference on Information and Communication Technology 1-5 Information and Communication Technology IIITDM Kancheepuram, Chennai 2020
Thamarai Selvi Somasundaram, Usha Kiruthika, Gowsalya, M., Hemalatha, A., Philips, A. Determination of competency of programmers by classification and ranking using AHP IEEE International Conference on Electro Information Technology 194-200 Electro Information Technology DeKalb, Illinois 2015
Kanchana Rajaram, Usha Kiruthika Dynamic Contract Generation and Monitoring for B2B Applications with Composite Services Communications in Computer and Information Science 362-364 Computer and Information Science Kochi, Kerala 2010

(C) Books & Monographs

Author(s) Title of Book/Monograph Name of Publishers Year of Publication ISSN/ISBN Number
C.J. Raman, S. Usha Kiruthika, L. Javid Ali, S. Kanaga Suba Raja Blockchain Technology for Privacy and Security Issues and Challenges in IoT based Systems CRC Press 2022 9780367654481
Kanaga Suba Raja S, Usha Kiruthika S Secure and Reliable Data Transmission in Wireless Body Area Networks: An Approach using RelAODV Lambert Academic Publishing 2020 978-6200549037