»Workshop on Soft Computing Techniques.

IEEE Student Branch organized a Work Shop on Soft computing Techniques on 11th and 12thAugust, 2007.Nearly 80 participants have attended the workshop.The course content of the workshop were

    • Introduction to Soft computing
    • Fundamentals of Artificial Neural Networks.
    • ANN for Recognition Problems.
    • Fuzzy Sets and Fuzzy Logic.
    • Fuzzy Logic Control.
    • Evolutionary Algorithm
    • Genetic Algorithm for Optimization Problems.
    • Genetic-Fuzzy Systems.

 »Workshop on “Neural Network Approach for Image Processing” 

The Student Branch of Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education has organized a two days workshop on “Neural Network Approach for Image Processing”4th and 5th, February 2011. Mr.S.Arunkumar, IEEE Student Branch President, welcomed the participants and Chief Guests. The workshop was inagurated by Dr.V.K.Mathan, Senior Professor of Electronics and Communication Engineering Department in Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education.In his inaugural address he appreciated the activities of IEEE Student Branch of KARE. He stressed the importance of being a member of IEEE and motivated the students to get involved in IEEE activities.D.Devaraj, IEEE Student Branch Counselor and co-ordinator of the workshop, gave an overview on the two days workshop. 110 students from CSE, ECE, EEE and E&I participated in this workshop. The participants were explained about the fundamentals of Artificial Neural Network, Image Processing and development of Neural Network model for various engineering applications including Image Processing.The sessions were handled by Dr.D.Devaraj Dean, R&D, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Dr.S.Palanivel Professor in Computer Science Engineering department of Annamalai University and Mrs.P.Rathika Associate Professor in Electronics and Communication Engineering Department of Cape Institute of Technology. In addition, participants were given hands on training on working with Matlab and the usage of Neural Network Toolbox.The valedictory function of the workshop was conducted at 4.30 P.M on 5th of February 2011. Dr.S.Selvakumar, Professor, Department of Computer Science, NIT Trichy, was the chief guest. In his valedictory address, Dr.S.Selvakumar stressed the importance of doing quality research and motivated the students to get involved in research activities. Miss.AnjuYoga, IEEE Student Branch Secretary, proposed the vote of thanks.Release of Workshop material (From Left to Right) Miss. Anju Yoga IEEE Student Branch Secretary, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Dr.V.K.Mathan, Senior Professor of Electronics and Communication Engineering Department in Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Dr.D.Devaraj, IEEE Student Branch Counselor, KARE and S.Arun Kumar, IEEE Student Branch President, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education.

 »Workshop on “Multi Objective Optimization Using Evolutionary Algorithm”

IEEE Student Branch of Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Krishnankoil organized a one day Workshop on “Multi objective optimization using Evolutionary Algorithms” on 2nd Feb 2013.The  inaugural function of the workshop was conducted on 2.02.2013. Dr S. Radhakrishnan, Dean, International Relations was the chief guest of the inaugural function. Dr D.Devaraj, Dean, Planning and Development and IEEE Student Branch Counselor welcomed the gathering and gave an overview of the workshop.In his inaugural address Dr S. Radhakrishnan outlined the importance of Optimization in engineering field and the power of the Evolutionary algorithms in solving the real-life optimization problems. He also appreciated the office bearers of KARE, IEEE student branch for their efforts in organizing this workshop.

The resource persons for the program were Dr D.Devaraj, Dean, Planning and Development, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education; Dr T.Aruldoss Albert Victoire, Associate Professor, Department of EEE , Anna university, Coimbatore; Dr P.Ganesh Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of IT, Anna University, Coimbatore; Dr K.Valarmathi, Professor, Department of EEE, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Dr R.Narmatha Banu, Professor, Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai.The topics covered included: Evolutionary Algorithms for optimization problem; Multi objective Genetic Algorithm; Differential Evolution Algorithm; Particle Swarm Optimization algorithm; Case studies on Multi objective GA for Security enhancement and real coded GA for PID Controller tuning. In addition to the technical presentations the participants were given the hands-on training to develop the Matlab code for Evolutionary Algorithms.The programme was attended by 65 Faculty members and Students from various Colleges. The program received excellent feedback from all the participants. This Workshop provided an excellent opportunity to learn the fundamentals of Evolutionary algorithms and to apply them for real-life optimization problems. Dr V.Vasudevan, Registrar, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education and Dr T.Aruldoss Albert Victoire, Associate Professor, EEE Department, Anna University , Coimbatore distributed the certificates to the participants. Mr R. Arunkumar , IEEE Student President proposed the vote of thanks.

 »Workshop On “Image Processing and Its Applications

IEEE Student Branch of Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Krishnankoil organized a one day Workshop on “Image Processing and its applications” on 2nd and 3rd Aug 2013. The inaugural function of the workshop was conducted on 2.02.2013.

The resource persons for the program were Dr D.Devaraj, Dean, Planning and Development, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education; Dr V.Masilamani, Assistant Professor, Department of CSE , IIITD&M, Chennai; Dr R.Bala Subramanian, Associate Professor, Department of CSE, M.S University, Tirunelveli; A.Muthu Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of ECE, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Dr R.Narmadha Banu, Professor, Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai, Dr.M.Balasubramanian, Assistant Professor, Dept of CSE, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar.The topics covered: Tomography, Digital Image Processing Fundamentals and Research Applications, Biometrics, Understanding Artificial Neural Networks, Feed forward Neural Networks, Introduction to mat lab programming and Image Processing Using mat lab.The programme was attended by 65 Faculty members and Students from various Colleges. The program received excellent feedback from all the participants. This Workshop provided an excellent opportunity to learn the fundamentals of Image Processing and MatLab programming. Dr R.Narmatha Banu, Professor, Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai distributed the certificates to the participants.Mrs R. Sathya, IEEE Student Branch proposed the vote of thanks.

 »Workshop on “Data Mining Techniques”

IEEE Student Branch of Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Krishnankoil organized a two days Workshop on “Data Mining Techniques” on 14th & 15th March 2014. The inaugural function of the workshop was conducted at 9.30am on 14.03.2014. Dr. S. Saravana Sankar, Vice-Chancellor, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, inaugurated the workshop. In his inaugural address he lauded the efforts of Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education IEEE Branch in organizing technical events for the benefit of the students. Dr D.Devaraj, Dean, Planning and Development and IEEE Student Branch Counselor welcomed the gathering and gave an overview of the workshop.The resource persons for the program were Dr D.Devaraj, Dean, Planning and Development, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Dr. P.Ganesh Kumar, Anna University, Coimbatore, Mrs. Vanitha,S.F.R.College, Sivakasi, Mrs.Gayathri,MK University, Madurai, Mrs.Baamini, S.F.R.College, Sivakasi, Mrs.V.T.Meenatchi,Thiagarajar College,Madurai, Mrs.Gnanambal, RDMCollege, Sivagangai, Dr.Rajaram, Professor, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Dr.S.Rajakarunakaran, Dean, IQAC, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education.

The topics covered included: Basics of Data Mining, Intelligent Techniques in Data Mining, Clustering Algorithms in Bio-Informatics, Knowledge Mining with WEKA, Data Mining in Retail Market Analysis, Data Mining using SPSS Software. In addition the participants were given hands-on training using WEKA.Students from Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education and participants from various colleges attended this two days program. The program received excellent feedback from all the participants. This Workshop provided an excellent opportunity to learn the fundamentals of Data Mining techniques. Dr.S.Rajakarunakaran, Dean, IQAC, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education distributed the certificates to the participants. Ms K.P.Babitha, Secretary, IEEE Student Branch, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education proposed the vote of thanks.