Research activities are carried out in the department in various fields like data mining, networks, software engineering, image processing and soft computing.
The department of Computer Science has conducted many seminars and workshops for students and faculties to promote research and there are many R&D activities and consultancy works undertaken by the department. There is a research lab in the department to facilitate and promote research activities.
There are three major research groups involved in the research activities namely
Data Analytics and Image Processing
The faculties are members of the above groups based on their area of expertise. These groups conduct regular meetings to discuss and decide on the activities to be conducted.
Consultancy and Research Work
A research project titled " Electrical Source Localization of epileptic focus " submitted by Ms.Elizabeth B Varghese and Mr.VishnuKumar S in collaboration with Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology has been approved.
The project proposal entitled “Envision" Nibin Peter (CS), Akhil R (CS), Sathyajith (CS), Madhav M Nair (EC), Abhiram Anil (EC) by Mr. Raju K Gopalsubmitted underCenter of Disability Studies has been chosen for a financial assistance of Rs. 30000.
The project proposal entitled “Akshay A, Anandhakrishnan R.S, Hrishikeshan S, Ivin Vargheseby Ms. Asha S submitted underCenter of Disability Studies has been chosen for a financial assistance of Rs. 20000.
More project proposals are submitted by students to CeDS and KSCSTE. KSCSTE: Project proposal entitled ‘CCTV Image processing and Security System’ submitted under the INNOVATE scheme of TECHFEST 2016 has been provisionally chose foance of Rs.15,000/-.
Research Group Activities
Data Analytics Group Activities
MBCET has joined hands with Bennett University as a lead zonal partner to inculcate skills for faculty and students in deep learning, machine learning and artificial intelligence. Dr.Tessy Mathew, Dr.Vishnukumar S, Dr.Jisha John, Ms.Aswathy Ravikumar and Mr. Binu Jose from the Data Analytics Group of CSE department has been nominated for doing project in these areas for Bennett University.
Department of Computer Science and Engineering in association with ISTE organized a two day workshop on “Introduction to Machine learning and AI” for under graduate students on 30th and 31st July, 2018.
Data Analytics Group from department of CSE in association with IEDC organized a two day Faculty Development Programme on “Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning” on 12th and 13th July 2018. The workshop was coordinated by Mr. Binu Jose and Ms.Aswathy Ravikumar.
A one week workshop on “Machine Learning- Training the Trainers” organized by Additional Skill Acquisition Programme, Department of Higher Education, Governemnt of Kerala from 16th to 21st July 2018 at MBCET. The workshop was coordinated by Mr. Sandeep S R.
Network Security Research Group(NetSec) Activities
An expert lecture on “Block Chain Technology” was organized by Network Security Research Group (NetSec) for S7 students on 13th August 2018. Mr. Jikku Jose, Co-Founder, Qucentics was the Speaker for the Expert Lecture.
Network Security Research Group (NetSec) from department of CSE in association with IEDC, ACE(Association for Computer Engineers) organized a three day awareness programme on “Network and Information Security” from 9 to 11 July, 2018. The Programme was coordinated by Ms. DeviPriya V S.
Department of Computer Science and Engineering organized a one week Faculty Development Programme on “Recent & Emerging Trends in Networks and Security(RETINAS’18)” from 23 to 27, April 2018. The FDP was coordinated by Mr.Shon J Das and Ms. Merin Kuriakose.
Faculty Interaction with Other Institutions/ Organizations
Dr. Vishnukumar S delivered an expert lecture on “Advanced Computer Science” at Government Sanskrit College, Tripunithura, Eranakulam on 6th July 2018.
Mr. Shibu V S has delivered expert lectures and conducted Workshop on the topic related to Network Programming Lab of KTU as part of the TEQIP sponsored faculty development programme titled on "Computer Network Challenges and Implementation" on 24th January 2018, organized by Department of Computer Science & Engineering, TKM, Kollam.
Dr. Vishnukumar S was a resource person of the National Workshop on The Basics of Computers, organized by Government Sanskrit College, Tripunithura with the financial assistance from the Directorate of Collegiate Education from 23rd to 29th October 2017.
Mr. Praveen G L delivered an expert lecture in a Faculty Development Program on "THEORY OF COMPUTATION" during 5th July and 7th July 2017 at Marian Engineering College, organized by Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering.
Mr. Robin Joseph had given an expert lecture on "PYTHON PROGRAMMING" at Mar Ivanios College on March 25th and 30th, 2017.
Vivek Jude, Nayana A, Reshma Pillai and Dr. Jisha John published the paper titled “Personalized Educational Platform”, Fourth International Symposium on Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (ISTA'18), Springer Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Series.
Aswathy Ashok, Dr. Jisha John published the paper titled " “Facial Expression Recognition System for Visually Impaired", Springer International Conference on Intelligent Data Communication Technologies and Internet of Things (ICICI 2018).
Ms. Jisha Jose published the paper titled "COLLEGE BUS TRACKER" in International Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology Research , Volume 7, Issue 5, pp.309-316,ISSN: 2278 – 7798, May-2018.
Ms.Shini Renjith published the paper titled “Detection of Fraudulent Sellers in Online Marketplaces Using Support Vector Machine Approach” in International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology, on March 2018.