Ms. K. KANMANI

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : M.E.,(Ph.D)
Phone :
Email ID : kanmani@crescent.education

Teaching

Educational Qualification

Programme Specialization Name of the Institution Name of the University Year of Passing
Ph.D Microwave Remote Sensing B S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute B S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute Pursuing
M.E. Geomatics Engineering College of Engineering, Guindy Anna University, Chennai July 2013
B.E. Geo-informatics Engineering College of Engineering, Guindy Anna University, Chennai May 2000

Work Experience

Sl.No. Designation Employer Period of Employment Teaching/Industrial/ Research
From To Years Months
1 Assistant Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute 26.6.2013 Till Date Teaching
2 Senior Project Associate Institute of Remote Sensing, Anna University November 2010 September 2011 11 Industrial & Research
3 GIS Analyst kCube Consultancy Services, Chennai June 2007 February 2009 1 9 Industrial & Research
4 Senior Project Assistant Institute of Remote Sensing, Anna University March 2002 May 2007 5 3 Industrial & Research
5 Software Engineer Magnasoft Consulting India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore October 2000 July 2001 10 Industrial & Research

Lecture Courses
Theory :

  • Modern Surveying
  • Remote Sensing and GIS
  • GIS and its applications
  • Air Pollution and Control
  • Disaster Management

Laboratory Courses:

  • Surveying Laboratory I
  • Surveying Laboratory II
  • Geographic Information System (GIS) Laboratory

Research

Areas of Research Interest

  • Geographical Information System applications
  • Microwave Remote Sensing
  • Spatial Database development
  • Geospatial Applications
  • GIS customization

Research Publications

International Journal:

  • R.Logeshwaran, J.Mohamed.Musthafa, K. Kanmani (2015), “Fiber Bragg Grating sensors in civil structures” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562, Vol. 10 No.57- 2015, pp 41-43.
    • International Conferences:

      • K. Kanmani, N. Maharajan and Dr. M. V. Molykutty (2017), “An approach to process and classify SAR Image from raw data”, International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment, B. S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute, Vandalur, Chennai.
      • N. Maharajan, K. Kanmani, J.Asif Raja and N.Abdul Hakimm (2017), “Crowd Sourced Mobile GIS System for E-Governance”, International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment, B. S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute, Vandalur, Chennai.

      National Conferences:

      • K. Kanmani, M. Ramalingam (2014), “Estimation of Suspended Sediment Concentration using Remote Sensing and GIS”, Proceedings of the National conference on Advancements and Challenges in Civil Engineering , SRM Valliammai Engineering College, Chennai.
      • K. Kanmani, M. Ramalingam (2013), “Modelling of shoreline changes and suspended sediment concentration using remote sensing and GIS”, Proceedings of the National conference on Environmental Management and Green Technologies at St.Peter’s University, Chennai, 2013.

      Workshops Attended:

      • Attended one day workshop on “Gift Yourself” held on 18th January 2016 organized by Women Empowerment Cell at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute.
      • Attended one day workshop on “Preparing Technical Teachers for Optimal class room delivery through English language” on 28th October 2015 organized by School of social sciences and Humanities in association with Cambridge English at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute.
      • Attended two days workshop on “Bentley Connection Event” on 9th June 2015 and 10th June 2015 at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai.
      • Attended one day workshop on “Women Academic Managers: Challenges and Approaches” on 29th April 2015 organized by the Women Empowerment Cell at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute.
      • Attended one day workshop on “Quality Assurance in Academic & Sponsored Research” on 7th March 2015 at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute.
      • Attended one day workshop on “Bentley LEARNing Day for Water Distribution and Wastewater Networks” on 11th December 2014 at IIT, Chennai.

      Faculty Development Programme:

      • Attended a five days Faculty development programme on “Research Methodology and Data Analysis using SPSS and AMOS” from 4th May 2015 to 8th May 2015 organized by Crescent Business School at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai.
      • Attended 1 week Faculty development programme on “Green Building Technology – Changing Paradigms” from 9th June 2014 to 14th June 2014 at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut.
      • Attended 1 week induction training programme – 2013 from 8th July 2013 to 12th July 2013 organized by Faculty Training Academy at B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute, Chennai.

      Project Proposals:

      • Project proposal entitled “Application of SAR Polarimetry for classifying plantation species within a forest ecosystem” submitted to Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF), New Delhi, February 2017.
      • Project proposal entitled “Assessment of forest fire and forest degradation by fuel model and soil moisture anomalies using RISAT data” submitted to Natural Resources Data Management System (NRDMS), DST, June 2016.
      • Project proposal for NRDMS winter /summer Training programme on “Application of Remote sensing and Geographical Information System in Environment and Infrastructure Management” for faculty of Engineering colleges, Universities and Government departments submitted to NRDMS, DST, New Delhi, October 2014.
      • Project proposal entitled “Study of the impact of desalination plant on coastal erosion, Bay of Bengal Coast, Tamil Nadu” submitted to NRDMS, DST, New Delhi, July 2014.

      Guest Lectures:

      • Delivered a guest lecture on “Image Interpretation and GIS Analysis” & “Hands on Training on Site Suitability Analysis” for students from University College of Technology, Sarawak, Malaysia on 16th August 2013 organized by B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute.
      • Delivered a lecture on “Environmental Impact on Coastal wetlands of Vedaranyam using Remote Sensing and GIS” 30th October 2013 in department of Civil Engineering, B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute.

      Extension

      Consultancy and Extension Activities:
      Consultancy Activities:

      Sl.No Year Consultancy Activity Client
      1 2016 Distance measurement between Galippoglu Hidromas and Palar river using GPS Galippoglu Hidromas India Mfg Pvt. Ltd

      Extension Activities:

      • Coordinator for National Conference on Futuristic Innovations on Emerging Trends in Civil
      • Engineering (FIETCE ’14) held on May 5th & May 6th 2014.
      • Coordinator of Department Academic Audit Committee (DAAC) – UG
      • Lab in charge – Geographical Information System (GIS) Laboratory
      • Class Advisor B.Tech (2013 – 17) Batch

      Industrial Experience

      • Served in Geographic Information System (GIS) Industry for more than 9 years in various domains like Remote Sensing, Image Processing, Coastal Applications, GIS Modelling. The various techniques were implemented successfully in the following prestigious projects.
      Sl. No. Name of Project Client
      1 Real Estate Trading Information System (REP 2001). Bin Saedan real estates, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
      2 Investment System for Bin Saedan Real Estate – Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Bin Saedan real estates, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
      3 Creation of GIS data sets for the entire state of Tamil Nadu under the HYDROLOGY Project. Tamil Nadu State Surface and Ground water studies
      4 Establishment of Natural Resources Database Management System (NRDMS) Database Centre in Vellore district. Vellore District Collectorate
      5 Delineation of thematic layers sponsored by National Informatics Centre (NIC), Delhi. NIC, Delhi
      6 Mapping the status of water bodies for entire Tamilnadu using Remote Sensing and GIS. District Rural Development Agency (DRDA)
      7 National Landuse / Landcover mapping for the entire Tamilnadu. National Remote Sensing Centre, Hyderabad
      8 Land Owner parcels map Information System. Lanworth Systems, U.S.
      9 Updation of CLU (Composite Land Unit) polygons for Sacremento County, U.S. Linc Systems, U.S.
      10 Encroachment mapping in the Right-of-Way’s (ROW’s) of electrical transmission lines. Lanworth Systems, U.S.
      11 Updation of National Hydrography Dataset (NHD) layers for Louisiana State. GDM Solutions, U.S.
      12 Field Dataset Creation of Palm Oil Plantations for Age Updation in Indonesia . Indonesia
      13 Timber Age Maps Creation for U.S. Counties. Lanworth Systems, U.S.
      14 Parcel map geometries correction and spatial adjustment . Lanworth Systems, U.S.
      15 Distribution of suspended sediment concentration and shoreline changes for Odisha coast. Indomer Coastal Hydraulics, Chennai