Faculty of Alliance College and Engineering Design

Dr. Selvarani R.

Professor
Program Director – Doctoral Program - Alliance College of Engineering and Design


selvarani.r@alliance.edu.in

Professor R. Selvarani’s areas of specialization are Computer Science and Engineering. She was awarded a doctoral degree by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. She was given the “Best Teacher” award a couple of times.  She served as Professor and Head of Dept. of CSE for more than a decade in various well reputed engineering institutions in Bangalore and also as Dean Research for about four years in a leading engineering institution in Bangalore.

She has published her research work in several peer reviewed journals such as Elsevier, Info comp, Inder science, ACM SIGSOFT, IEEE Conf. etc. and supervised doctoral scholars. Her several book chapters and journal publications are indexed in major indexing systems like Scopus & Thomas Reuters.

She has a patent in software architecture and design domain. Her publication in Elsevier Journal was selected in terms of having “the best content” in the area of Information Technology for the year 2012 by VERTICAL NEWS, USA. She is carrying out collaborative research with Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. Prof. Selvarani is listed in Who’s Who for science and Technology,USA.
 
Prof. Selvarani’s current research interest includes Machine Learning, Internet of Things Software design quality estimation, Service Oriented Cloud Applications; Software Safety critical Systems, QoS in Distributed Networks.


 

Research Paper Publications

  1. "Software Reliability Estimation Using Design Complexity Metrics',  in JSE , Indexed in IET Software, March 2016, with S. Bharathi
     
  2. ‘Fuzzy logic for decision-enablement: A novel context awareness framework for smarter environments’, in the International Journal of High performance Computing and Networking – IJHPCN, Inderscience Publishers UK, Janaury 2016, with Raji
     
  3. ‘A Dynamic Optimization Technique for Redesigning OO Software for reusability’, in ACM SIGSOFT, vol. 40, 2, April 2015, 1-6, with Mangai
     
  4. ‘An efficient traffic regulation mechanism for distributed networks’, in EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, January 2015,  with Vinodha
     
  5. ‘Reviewing the Significance of Software Metrics for Ensuring Design Reusability in Software Engineering’, in the International Journal of Computer Science & Communication Networks, Vol 4(6),208-213, ISSN:2249-5789, January 2015,   Impact Factor : -0.87, Citation:2, (Scopus Indexed International Journal), with Mangai
     
  6. ‘A novel Rate control metric for the avoidance of packet congestion in Distributed network’,  IJAER indexed in Elsevier, December 2014, Vol. 9, No. 24, pp. 26193-26204,

http://www.ripublication.com/Volume/ijaerv9n24.htm,with Vinodha
 

  1. ‘A Cloud-Enabled and Service-Oriented Framework for Context-Awareness towards Smarter Environments’, in the International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA) vol. 97, issue 16.7/1/2014, with Raji
     
  2. ‘A novel Routing Approach using Genetic Algorithms for Bandwidth Maximization in Networks’, in the International journal  of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing(IJAISC), Vol.4, Issue.1, pp.80-94, February 2014, with T R Gopalakrishnan Nair and Kavitha Sooda
     
  3. ‘Congestion Control in Distributed Networking System-A Review’, in the International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA) vol. 83, issue 6,   December 2013, with Vinodha
     
  4. ‘A Formal Model indicating Inter-relationship of CK Metrics in  view of Defect Proneness’, in the International Journal of computers and Technologies (IJCT),           August 2013,with S. Aishwary
     
  5. ‘Application of neural networks in software risk management: A survey’, in Journal of Computing, Communication and Information System (IJCCIS), Vol 4. No.1 , June 2013,            with Shikha
     
  6. ‘Defect Proneness Estimation and Feedback Approach for Software Design Quality Improvement’, in ELSEVIER, Information and Software Technology, volume 54 issue 3,  274 – 285, March 2012, with T.R.G. Nair
     
  7. ‘Business Silos Integration Using Service Oriented Architecture’, in the International Journal of Computer Science, Engineering and Applications (IJCSEA) Vol.2, No.2,  pp 71 – 80,  May 2012, with Rajashree
     
  8. ‘An Add-on Device to Reduce Power Consumption in existing Wireless Devices’, in the International Journal of Technology and Engineering System (IJTES), Vol3. No1,  January 2012,           with  Abhishek
     
  9. ‘Design Property metrics to Maintainability estimation – A virtual method using functional relationship mapping (ACM)’, in ACM SIGSOFT, Volume 35 Issue 6,p.1 – 6, November 2010
     
  10. ‘Estimation of Software Reusability: An Engineering Approach’ in ACM – SIGSOFT, volume 35, Issue 1, pp 36 – 41, January 2010, with T.R.G. Nair
     
  11. ‘Software Metrics Evaluation Based on Entropy’, in INFOCOMP International Journal of Computer Science U.K, vol 8. Issue 2. pp 20 – 28,  2009, with T.R.G. Nair
     
  12. ‘An Architectural Approach for Decoding Functions and Distribution in FPUs in A Functional Processor System’, in InterJRI Science and Technology, Interline Publishing, vol.1 Issue 1, pp 73-78, 2009, with T.R.G. Nair
     
  13. ‘Execution and Result Integration Scheme in FPU Farms for Coordinated Performance’, in InterJRI Science and Technology, Interline Publishing, vol.1 Issue 1, pp 49-55, 2009, with T.R.G. Nair
     
  14. ‘GPRS Based Intranet Remote Administration’, in the International Journal of Research & Industry, Interline Publishing, vol. 1 Issue 1, pp 36-39, 2009, with  T.R.G. Nair
     
  15. ‘Software Components for Web Services’, in the International Journal of Research & Industry, Interline Publishing, vol. 1 Issue 1, pp 1-6,       2008, with T.R.G. Nair
     
  16. ‘Information Theory Based Software Design Complexity Analysis Using Entropy’, in the International Journal of Research & Industry, Interline Publishing, vol. 1 Issue 1, pp 15-21, 2008, with, T.R.G. Nair
     
  17. ‘GPRS Video Streaming Surveillance System [GVSS]’, in the International Journal of Research & Industry, Interline Publishing, vol. 1 Issue 1, pp 40-44,  2008, with T.R.G. Nair
     

 

Research Paper Presented/Published in the Conference Proceedings

  1. ‘A Framework for the Estimation of OO Software Reliability using Design Complexity Metrics’, IEEE Proceedings, International Conference on Trends in Automation, Communication and Computing Technologies (ITACT), December 2015, Acharya Institute, Bangalore, written with Bharathi
     
  2. ‘A New Algorithm for Flexible and Optimal Path Identification in Smarter Sensor Networks’, presented and published in the proceedings of World Congress on Computing and Communication Technologies – WCCCT,  February 2014, St Joseph College, Trichy, India, written with Raji
     
  3. ‘Networks, World Congress on Computing and Communication Technologies’,  presented and published in the proceedings of International Conference on Computer Communication and Informatics (ICCCI 2012),  978-1-4577-1580-8, January, 2014, SIET, Coimbatore, written with Raji
     
  4. ‘A Performance Analysis Method for Service-Oriented Cloud Applications (SOCAs)’, presented and published in the proceedings of International Conference on Computer Communication and Informatics (ICCCI 2012), 978-1-4577-1580-8, January 2012, SIET, Coimbatore, Citation: 2, written with Raji and Peter
     
  5.  ‘An Efficient Method of Risk Assessment using Intelligent Agents’, proceedings of IEEE Computer society, International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies ACCT 12, ISBN: 978-0-7695-4640-7, March 2012,  RG Education Society, Rohtek, India, written with Shikha
     
  6. Review on cost effective software engineering using program slicing technique” presented and published in the proceedings of International conference on Information Systems Design and Intelligent Applications –InConINDIA, AISC 132, Pp 631 – 637. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2012 , written with Koushik
     
  7.   “ Congestion Control in Distributed Networks – A comparative study”, presented and published in proceedings of  Second International conference on Advances in Computer Science and Information Technology, CCSIT 2012, Springer  Proceedings ICST part II, pp 115 –123, 2012, written with Vinodha
     
  8. ‘Dynamic Enterprise Architecture for one or more clouds’, presented and published in the proceedings of Second International conference on Advances in Computer Science and Information Technology, CCSIT 2012 Springer Proceedings ICST part II, pp 109 – 114, 2012, written with Mangai
     
  9. ‘An Efficient Frame work for Software process improvement for small organisation’, presented and published in the proceedings of International Conference on Cloud Computing and Service Engineering CLUSE 2012,March 2012, ISBN: 978-93-5051-595-2, written with Neelima
     
  10. ‘An  Efficient Frame work to Model Product line Software  Engineering using Value Based Business Approach’,  presented and published in the proceedings of International Conference on Cloud Computing and Service Engineering CLUSE 2012, March 2012, w written with Ganesshayya
     
  11. ‘The Significance of Cloud Service Bus (CSB) for the Intercloud’,  presented at the International Conference on Cloud Computing and Service Engineering, March 2012, RRCE, Bangalore, conference proceedings ISBN: 978-93-5051-595-2
               
  12. ‘An  Efficient Frame work to Model Product line Software  Engineering using  Value Based Business Approach’,      presented at the International Conference on Cloud Computing and Service Engineering CLUSE, March 2012, RRCE,Bangalore, conference proceedings ISBN: 978-93-5051-595-2, written with Ganesshayya
     
  13. ‘Maximization of Network Energy with Solar Energy’, presented and published in the proceedings of Second International Conference on Innovative Research in Engineering and Technology, iCERET 2013, January 2013, KL University, Gunt, India Advances in Engineering and Technology Volume 2, ISBN 9781634392402, written with Ajina
     
  14. ‘Case study of failure Analysis technique in Safety Critical Systems’, presented at the First International Conference on Soft computing, Artificial Intelligence and Applications. Advances in Computer Science, Engineering & Applications. Advances in Intelligent and soft computing, Volume 166,        November 2012, Volume 166, 2012, pp 393-402, Citation: 6, AISC 132, Pp 631 – 637. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, written with Aishwarya
     
  15. ‘Study of Architectural Design patterns in concurrence to Analysis of design pattern in Safety Critical System            ‘, presented at the First International Conference on Soft computing, Artificial Intelligence and Applications. Springer Proceedings, Advances in Computer Science, Engineering & Applications. Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing Volume 166,  November 2012, Volume 166, 2012, pp 367-377, AISC 132, Pp 631 – 637. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, written with Feby
     
  16. ‘A New Performance Modelling and Measurement method for Service Oriented Cloud Applications’, presented at the Fourth International Conference on Recent trends in Computing, communication and Information Technologies       December 2011, VIT, Vellore ObCom 2011 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-29219-4_47, Springer proceedings, Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2012, Volume 269, 412-424, written with Rajarajeswari and P. Raj
     
  17. ‘Elements of Cloud Computing: A Perspective on Service Oriented Enterprises (SOEs)’, presented at the First International Conference on Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (CCSEIT-2011)  Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2011, Volume 205, Part 2, 366-377, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24055-3_37, September 2011, Manonmanium Sunderanar University, India Springer Verlog    written with R.Suchitra and D. Nagamalai
     
  18. ‘Estimation of Defect proneness Using Design complexity Measurements in Object-Oriented Software’, presented and published in the proceedings of       International Conference on Computer Design and Applications (ICCDA) & (ICSPS) May 15-17, 2009,   CITATION :18, Singapur,  IEEE Computer Society Press, CPS, Singapore, pp 766-770, 2009.  Citation:4, written with T.R.G. Nair and Kamakshi Prasasd
     
  19. ‘Relaxation Control of Packet Arrival Rate in the Neighborhood of the Destination in Concentric Sensor Networks’, presented and published in the proceedings of National Conference on VLSI and Networks (NCVN-09), October 2009, KCG College of Technology, Chennai   written with Vaidehi and TRG Nair
     
  20. ‘On Developing a Metric System for Non-Functional Requirements in Software Through Parametric Analysis’, presented and published in the proceedings of TeamTech 2009, International Conference, Bangalore, pp 81, 2009.         2009 IISc., Bangalore, written with T.R.G. Nair
     
  21. ‘Performance Analysis of view Maintenance Techniques for Data Warehousing’, presented and published in the proceedings of  SPIT-IEEE, Colloquium and International Conference, Mumbai, V4, pp 26-31, 2008, written with V. Prakasha
     
  22. ‘Comprehensive Software Industry Analysis Model’, presented at the ICT Call 3 Research meeting, 2008,Atria, Bangalore
     
  23. ‘IT in Power Sector - KPCL Implementation’, presented at the National Symposium on Scenario of Scientific & IT in Power Electronic Systems, Bangalore,  2008 DSCE, Bangalore written with Sasikumar
     
  24. ‘Dynamic Cognitive Process : Application of Bloom’s Taxonomy for Complex Software Design in the Cognitive Domain’,  presented and published in the proceedings of International Conference, TeamTech 2008, Bangalore, IISc., Bangalore,    pp 101, 2009 written with Sasikumar
     
  25. ‘Cognitive process of comprehension in Requirement Analysis in IT Applications’, presented and published in the proceedings of International Conference, TeamTech 2008, IISc., Bangalore, pp 42, 2008.
     
  26. ‘Quantitative Quality Assessment through Bayesian Probability Model of Software Defect Prediction’, presented and published in the proceedings of  National Conference, Codeclave – Software Engineering Applications, March 2008,  Salem, pp 333-343, written with V. Prakasha
     
  27. ‘Model Based Approach to Software Testing’, presented and published in the proceedings of National Conference, Codeclave – Software Engineering Applications, March 2008, Salem, pp 345-357
     
  28. ‘Quantifying the Design Quality of Object Oriented System: The metric based rules and heuristics’, presented and published in the proceedings of  National Conference on Advanced Software Engineering, February 2008, DSCE, Bangalore, pp 54-62, 2008
     
  29. ‘Quality Assessment of Object Oriented Design’, presented and published in the proceedings of National Conference on Chandrayaan, 2007,DSCE, Bangalore, pp 38-39,
  30. ‘Issues Related to Women in Technology’, presented and published in the proceedings of International conference on Engineering Education an Asian Perspective, July 1998, IIT- Chennai, pp 403-417
     

 

Books Published:

1.  ‘Basics of Computer Science’, Pratheeba Publishers 1997
 

2.   Currently working on “Analytical Software Engineering”, a Hand book for research in Software Engineering.
 

 

Book Chapter Publications

  1. ‘Integration Approaches for the Internet of Things (IoT) Era’, Springer  Verilog , Book title: Connectivity Frameworks for Smart Devices: The Internet of Things from a Distributed Computing Perspective with Raji,Peter
     
  2. ‘Software Reusability Estimation Model Using Metrics Governing Design Architecture’, in the International Book: “Knowledge Engineering for Software  Development Cycles: Support Technologies and Applications”, Engineering Science Reference, 2010            IGI Publishing, PA, USA, pp 196-209, 2010 978-1-60960-509-4 EISBN13: 978-1-60960-510-0, (E-book), with TRG Nair
     
  3. ‘Investigating the Design Quality Metrics in Object Oriented Paradigm’,in the  International Book: “Knowledge Engineering for Software  Development Cycles: Support Technologies and Applications”, Engineering Science Reference, 2010  IGI Publishing, New York, USA, , IGI Publishing, PA, USA, pp 256-272, 2010, 978-1-60960-509-4 EISBN13: 978-1-60960-510-0. (E-book), with T.R.G. Nair  citation 1
                                      
  4. ‘Software Metrics Evaluation Based on Entropy’, in the Book Chapter Handbook of Research on Software Engineering and Productivity Technologies: Implication of Globalization, Engineering Science Reference, 2009,  IGI Publishing, PA, New York, USA, pp 139-151, 2009. ISBN: 978-1-60566-731-7 (hardcover) – ISBN: 978-1-60566-732-4 (e-book), with TRG Nair
     
  5. ‘Comprehensive Software Industry Analysis Model’, Book Chapter Handbook of Research on Software Engineering and Productivity Technologies: Implication of Globalization, Engineering Science Reference, 2009,  IGI Publishing, PA, New York, USA, pp 128-138, 2009. ISBN: 978-1-60566-731-7 (hardcover) – ISBN: 978-1-60566-732-4 (e-book), with TRG Nair
     

 

Book Reviews

  1. ‘Applying Prediction to Improve Software Project planning and Resource   Management’, GI Publishing USA, 2010
     
  2. ‘Trends in Improving Quality of Service Performance in Distributed Database Management System’, Leeds metropolitan University, UK, 2010
     
  3. ‘Knowledge Management in Software Process Improvement: A case study of very Small Entities’, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland, 2011
     
  4. ‘Software Process Model using Dynamic Bayesian Networks’, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany, 2012
     
  5. ‘Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing’,  2013
                                      

 

Research Project and Consulting

  1. Methods Lab (programme slicing Technique), RIIC, BOSCH
                                      
  2. Submitted a project for ICT call 3 for 3M EU.
     
  3. ‘Estimation of External Quality Factors of Software during Design processes, sponsored project by AICTE, received a grant of Rs. 20 Lakhs.
     
  4. ‘Software Reliability Estimation at Design Stage based on multifunctional estimation Technique’, sponsored by KAA University (ABET), April 2013
     
  5. ‘Software Defect Management through Random Forest approach’, sponsored by KAA University (ABET), April 2013
     
  6. Submitted a Grant Application in collaboration with Leeds Metropolitan University UK, Fraunhofer University, Germany and Act Image, Italy to FP7, ICT CALL 3, 2008. Euro-India Research commission. Grant Amount – €. 3M – ( gained good experience in coordinating with many industries abroad including fraunhofer institute,  Germany ( Dr. Markcus) as partners of this submission , as per the requirement of ICT calls)

 

Awards Won

  1. Best Teacher Award, by SSEC, Bangalore
     
  2. Best Teacher Award by MVJCE, Bangalore
     
  3. Appreciation from Vice-Chancellor, VTU Karnataka for the publication of International Journals, 2009
     
  4. Appreciation and special allowance from DSI management for the efforts in promoting the  research in technology, January 2010
     
  5. Recorded as notable individual for Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, 11th Edition (2011-2012), US publishers since 1899, VIP No. 35680358
     
  6. Received the Team-Tech International Award for ‘Research Excellence’ in 2009 for the research centre, ( as Dean – RIIC)
     
  7. ‘Dynamic Cognitive Process : Application of Bloom’s Taxonomy for Complex Software Design in the Cognitive Domain’, Awarded as best paper in International Conference, TeamTech 2008, IISc., Bangalore, pp 101, 2008, Co-Author, Sasikumar
     

 

Patents

  1. ‘Comprehensive Software Industry Analysis Model’ (CSIAM), No.  #IPR/4.20.3/08038/2008, Patent    Awarded
     
  2. ‘An External Quality Metrics Suit for the Estimation of Reusability, Maintainability and Defect proneness in Software Production’, Submitted to NRDC on April 2010. Submitted the proposal for patent