Information Science Faculty Dr. Karunakara K

Information Science Faculty Profile

Karunakara K

Professor and HOD

Name of the faculty: Dr. Karunakara K

Designation: Professor and HOD

Qualifications: B.E, M.Tech, Ph.D

Area of specialization: Computer Science and Engineering

Email id:

Contact no.: 9449623303

Experience in years: 30

Membership in professional bodies: MISTE

Awards/ Recognitions/ Achievements: Academics World Excellent Paper Award,Academics World International Conference, Colombo,Srilanka

Books published: 8085 Microprocessor for working professional,Microprocessor Learners’ manual ISTE, New Delhi

Details of Ph.D students guiding

NameResearch AreaUniversityStatus
ChampakamalaImage ProcessingSSAHE, Tumakuru1 DC Meeting completed
Shanmukha SwamyImage ProcessingSSAHE, TumakuruCourse work completed
SreeKumarImage ProcessingSSAHE, TumakuruAwarded Ph.D
Pradeep Kumar K GImage ProcessingVTU1 DC Meeting completed
Bhavani.H SImage ProcessingSSAHE, TumakuruPursuing Course work
Citations: 15
H-index: 2
i-10 index: 1

Papers published in Journals:

  • K. Karunakara,“Dense Feature Based Face Recognition from Surveillance Video using Convolution Neural Network”, Journal of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering, ISSN: 1875-8983, IOS Press.
  • Champakamala S, K. Karunakara, “A comprehensive review on brain tumor segmentation and classification of MRI images”, Multimedia Tools and Applications- Springer, ISSN: 17611–17643, Feb 2021.
  • T. Shreekumar, K. Karunakara, “Face Pose and Blur Normalization for Unconstraint Face Recognition from Video/Still Images”, International Journal of Innovative Computing and Applications, Inderscience, ISSN: 1751-648X, 2020.
  • T.Shreekumar, K.Karunakara,”Hybrid Dense Matching Feature for Cloud Based Face Recognition”, International Journal of Cloud Computing, ISSN: 2043-9997, Inderscience.
  • T. Shreekumar, K. Karunakara, “Identifying the Faces from Poor Quality Image / Video”, International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE), ISSN: 2278-3075, Volume-8 Issue-12, October, 2019, pp.1346-1353.
  • T. Shreekumar, K. Karunakara,“A Video Face Recognition System with Aid of Support Vector Machine and Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO-SVM)”, Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems(JARDCS),ISSN:1943-023X, 2018, vol-10, 496- 507.
  • Pradeep Kumar KG, Dr.Karunakara K, and Dr.Thyagaraju G. S., “An Approach to the Detection of Retinoblastoma based on Apriori Algorithm”, International Journal on Recent and Innovation Trends in Computing and Communication (IJRITCC), June 17, Volume 5, Issue 6, ISSN: 2321-8169, PP: 733 – 738.
  • T.Shreekumar, K.Karunakara, “Face Recognition Across Noise, Blur and Illumination using Deep Learning Neural Networks”, Lecturer Notes In Electrical Engineering, ISSN: 1876 -1100, Springer.
  • T.Shreekumar, K.Karunakara, “Recognizing the Faces from Surveillance Video”, Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, ISSN: 2190-3018, Springer, Proceedings of SCI-2020, Vasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad.
  • Karunakara. K and B.P Mallikarjuna Swamy ,Classification of Kannada font using Hilbert-Huang transform method.International journal of Information Technology and knowledge management page 333-335, 2010
  • Karunakara. K and B.P Mallikarjuna Swamy , Graph based approach to eliminate the Background of an image International Journal for Engineering Research and Industrial Application,Vol 02, Issue 02, June, 2011.
  • Karunakara. K and B.P.Mallikarjuna Swamy, Writer Identification based on offline Handwritten Document Images in Kannada language using Empirical Mode Decomposition method, International Journal of Computer Applications Volume 30– No.6, September 2011.
  • Karunakara. K and Rajesh Hegde, Improved Interaction in Web-Based Cloud IDE, ‘International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering™ (IJITEE),Volume-4 Issue 4, September 2014.
  • Pradeep Kumar, Karunakara K, Automated Identification diabetic retinopathy : A Survey ‘International Journal on recent and Innovation trends in computing and communication’ Volume-5 Issue 6,June 2017
  • SreeKumar,, Karunakara K,Particle swarm optimization based identification of face images from video International Journal of Advanced Computational Engineering and Networking Volume-4,Issue-2,2018
  • SreeKumar,, Karunakara K “Hybrid Dense Matching Feature for Face Recognition” International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA) Volume 10,Issue-3,March 2019
  • K Karunakara, Face pose and illumination normalization for unconstraint face recognition from direct interview videos. International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering (IJRTE), ISSN-2277-3878, 2019
  • K Karunakara and T Shreekumar, An Active Appearance Model based Face Recognition from Surveillance Video. TEST Journal of Engineering and Management. ISSN: 0193-4120 Page No: 6969-6981, 2020

Papers published in International conference:

  • “Edge Detection of an Image using Ensemble Bi-dimensional Empirical Mode decomposition (EBEMD”)
  • A Novel approach for pose normalization and identification of a person.
  • Particle swarm optimization based identification of face images from video.
  • Pose and Illumination Invariant Video Face Recognition Technique: An Integrative Approach.

Papers published in National conference:

  • “A Novel Method of Language Identification using Non-Negative Matrix Factorization Technique.