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Dr. Sindhu Ravindran

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.Tech, M.Sc.(By Rsearch), Ph.D.
Phone : 7291708725
Email ID : sindhu.r@crescent.education


Educational Background

Degree Discipline Year of Passing University
Ph.D (By Research) Computer Engineering 2019 UniMAP (Universiti Malaysia Perlis), Malaysia
M.Sc (By Research) Micro Electronic Engineering 2014 UniMAP (Universiti Malaysia Perlis), Malaysia
B. Tech Information Technology 2009 Anna University, Chennai

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration No. of Years
Assistant Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology July 19, 2019 to till date

Lecture Courses

  • Computer Networks
  • Programming in JAVA
  • Operating Systems


Area of Research Interest

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine learning algorithms


Journals [ISI/SCI INDEXED] – 10

  • R.Sindhu,RuzelitaNgadiran, YasminMohdYacob, NikAdilahHaninZahri, M. Hariharan and Kemal Polat, “A SCA inspired BBO for feature selection problems”, Mathamatical Problems in Engineering (Hindawi), 2019. [Q2, IF:1.475(2017)]
  • M.Hariharan, R. Sindhu,VikneswaranVijean, HanizaYazid, ThiyagarNadarajaw, Kemal Polat, SazaliYaacob, “Improved Binary Dragonfly Optimization Algorithm and Wavelet Packet Based Nonlinear Features for Infant Cry Classification”, Computer Methods and Programs Biomedicine (Elsevier), 155, pp. 39-51, 2018. [Q2, IF:2.503(2016)]
  • R.Sindhu,RuzelitaNgadiran, YasminMohdYacob, NikAdilahHaninZahri and M. Hariharan, “Sine-Cosine Algorithm for Feature Selection with Elitism Strategy and New Updating Mechanism”, Neural Computing and Applications (Springer), 28(10), pp. 2947 – 2958, 2017. [Q2, IF:2.505(2016)]
  • R.Sindhu,AsralBahariJambek, M. Hariharan and NeohSiew-Chin, “A Novel Clinical Decision Support System using Improved Adaptive Genetic Algorithm for the Assessment of Fetal Well-being”, Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, 2015. [Q2,IF:0.766(2014)]
  • M.Hariharan, Kemal Polat and R. Sindhu, “A new hybrid expert system for accurate detection of Parkinson’s disease”, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (Elsevier), 113(3), pp. 904-913, 2014.[Q2,IF:1.093(2013), Best Papers of the Year 2014]
  • M.Hariharan, VikneswaranVijean, R. Sindhu, P. Divakar, A. Saidatul and SazaliYaacob, “Classification of mental tasks using Stockwell transform”, Computers and Electrical Engineering (Elsevier), 40(5), pp. 1741–1749, 2014.[Q1,IF:0.992(2013)].
  • M.Hariharan, C.Y. Fook, R. Sindhu, Abdul Hamid Adom and SazaliYaacob, “Objective evaluation of speech dysfluencies using wavelet packet transform with sample entropy”, Digital Signal Processing (Elsevier),23 (3) , pp. 952-959, 2013.[Q1,IF:1.918(2012)
  • M.Hariharan, C.Y. Fook, R. Sindhu,BukhariIlias and SazaliYaacob, “A comparative study of wavelet families for classification of wrist motions”, Computers and Electrical Engineering (Elsevier), 38(6), pp. 1798-1807, 2012.[Q2,IF:0.837(2011)]
  • M.Hariharan, J. Saraswathy, R. Sindhu, Wan Khairunizam and SazaliYaacob, “Infant cry classification to identify asphyxia using time-frequency analysis and radial basis neural networks”, Expert Systems with Applications(Elsevier), 39(10), pp.9515-9523, 2012. [Q1,IF:2.203(2011)]
  • M.Hariharan, R. Sindhu and SazaliYaacob, “Normal and hypo-acoustic infant cry signal classification using time-frequency analysis”, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (Elsevier), 108(2), pp. 559-569,2012.[Q2,IF:1.516(2011)]

Journals [SCOPUS INDEXED] – 1

  • R.Sindhu,Neoh. S.C and M. Hariharan,“A hybrid expert system for automatic detection of voice disorders”, International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics (Inderscience)-Q3, 6(3), pp.218-237, 2014.

Conference Papers [SCOPUS INDEXED] –1

  • S. Ravindran et al., “Optimal Selection of Long Time Acoustic Features Using GA for the Assessment of Vocal Fold Disorders”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 239-240, pp. 65-70, 2013.