Dr.Bibin Francis


  • B. Tech (2008), First Class with Distinction in Electronics and Communication Engineering from St. Joseph's College of Engineering, Palai, Mahatma Gandhi University Kottayam
  • M. Tech (2010), First Class in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the College of Engineering Trivandrum, University of Kerala
  • Ph.D. (2019), Medical Image Processing from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore


  • Signal and Image processing

Research Credentials

Vidwan-ID: 346659

Researcher ID: AAY-1745-2021

Scopus ID: 57200612182 

Orcid ID: 0000-0002-9828-6443

Areas of Expertise

  • Signal Processing
  • Medical Image Processing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Deep Learning
  • Optimization


  • Senior Engineer, Vijna Labs Private Limited, Bangalore. (04/11/19-04/04/21)
  • Research Associate, International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, Kerala (01/05/21-31/12/21).

  • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kottayam (01/01/2022-01/10/2022)
  • Assistant Professor Grade II, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu (02/10/2022-till Date)

Courses taught at Postgraduate and Undergraduate levels

  • Computer Organization and Architecture 
  • Deep Learning
  • Machine Learning
  • Computer Vision
  • Optimization Techniques for Machine Learning

Professional society membership

  • Professional member-IEEE.


International Journals

1. Francis, B., Viswanath, S. and Arigovindan, M., 2018. Scattered data approximation by regular grid weighted smoothing. Sādhanā43, pp.1-16.

2. Francis, B., Mathew, M. and Arigovindan, M., 2018. Multiresolution-based weighted regularization for denoised image interpolation from scattered samples with application to confocal microscopy. JOSA A35(10), pp.1749-1759.

3. Francis, B., Mathew, M. and Arigovindan, M., 2019. Image reconstruction from undersampled confocal microscopy data using multiresolution based maximum entropy regularization. Journal of Instrumentation14(07), p.P07015.


PhDs Guidance

No. Name of the Ph.D. Scholar Title of Ph.D. Thesis Role Category Status
1 Dhaarm Prasanth M Designing an Efficient Feature Selection Algorithm for Colorectal Cancer Detection Supervisor Full-time-Institute Fellowship Ongoing


PG & UG Thesis Guidance

Postgraduate Thesis Guidance


2 Ongoing

Undergraduate Project Guidance

3 Completed

3 Ongoing

Book Chapters

1. A. Thomas. Gopi, Varun P and B. Francis, “Early stage identification of autism in children using gesture monitoring based on artificial intelligence,” in Advances in Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical Engineering, Elsevier, in  press.

2. B. Francis. Gopi, Varun P, C. Devi, and A. Thomas, “Brain tumor segmentation using advanced deep learning techniques,” in Advances in Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical Engineering, Elsevier, in press.


Professional Recognition, Award, Prize, or Fellowship received


Name of Award

Awarding Agency



M. Tech. Fellowship (GATE)

MHRD, Govt. of India

October 2008-October 2010


Ph.D. Fellowship

MHRD, Govt. of India

August 2012-October 2018

Academic/Administrative Responsibilities   


Google Scholar Link 




Contact Address

Dr. Bibin Francis

Assistant Professor Grade-II

Medical Image Computing and Artificial Intelligence (MICAI) LAB

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering,

National Institute of Technology,

Tiruchirappalli, 620 015, Tamil Nadu

Mobile: +919902054468

E-mail: bibin@nitt.edu, francisbibingeorge@gmail.com