Rama Murthy Professor Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Dr. Rama Murthy Garimella is a Professor in the Computer Science Engineering Department at Mahindra École Centrale College of Engineering. Dr. Rama Murthy did his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from Purdue Univesity, West Lafayette, U.S.A. Prior to joining MEC, he worked as an Associate Professor at IIIT-HYDERABAD.

  • Education
    • 1986 - 1989: Ph.D., Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, U.S.A.
    • 1985 - 1986: M.S, Electrical Engineering, Louisiana State, University, Baton Rouge U.S.A.
    • 1980 - 1984: B.Tech, Electronics & Communications Engineering, S.V. University, Tirupati, India
    • 1975 - 1979: S.S.C, Inter School Gifted Children, Govt. of AP (Selected for M.Tech in ECE Department of IIT, Kharagpur & IIT, Kanpur.)
    • Ph.D. Thesis: Transient and Equilibrium Analysis of CDMA Slotted ALOHA, Networks: Finite Memory and Matrix Geometric; Recursions
  • Research

    Research Interests:

    • Artificial / Biological Neural Networks
    • Wireless Sensor Networks
    • Adhoc Wireless Networks
    • Performance Evaluation
    • Signal Processing
  • Awards

    Honors & Awards:

    • Rashtriya Gaurav Award ( 2009) from IIFS, New Delhi
    • Second Rank, B. Tech, S.V. University, Tirupati, India, 1984.
    • Second Prize, All India Technical Essay Contest, 1982.
    • Certificate of Merit for an All India Contest on 'Decision Making', 1983
    • Third Prize, 14th All India Design Competition for Engineering students, 1983.
    • National Merit, State Merit and A.P. Residential Scholarships (77-83, 79-83, 76-79)
    • Listed in MARQUIS Who's Who in the World (in Science and Engineering)
    • Outstanding Researcher Award (2015), Venus International Foundation, Chennai
    • Bharat Excellence Award (2016), Friendship Forum of India, New Delhi
    • Leading Educationist of India Award, Friendship Forum of India, New Delhi
    • Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Award, Friendship Forum of India, New Delhi

    Professional Memberships:

    • Eta Kappa Nu, Phi Kappa Phi (Honor Societies in USA)
    • IEEE Computer Society, Computer Society of India
    • Senior Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
    • Fellow, IETE (Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers)

    Leadership Activities:

    • Secretary, EE Association, S.V.U. College of Engineering, Tirupati (82-83)
    • President, Rotaract Club, S.V.U. College of Engineering, Tirupati (82-83)
    • Vice-President, Rotaract Club, S.V.U. College of Engineering, Tirupati (81-82)
    • Office Bearer, India Student's Association, Purdue University (1988)
    • Academic Counsellor, Alumni Association, IIIT-Hyderabad

    REFERENCES:

    • Available upon request
  • Publications

    IoT:

    • T. Jagannadh Swamy and G. Rama Murthy, "Optimal, Secure Cluster Head Placement through Source Coding Techniques in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Communications Letters; paper number: CL2019-2074.R1 (Accepted for Publication)

    Research Monographs:

    • G. Rama Murthy, "MULTIDIMENSIONAL NEURAL NETWORKS: UNIFIED THEORY" New Age International (P) Limited, Publishers. Published in November 2007. Second edition requested for publication by Springer
    • G. Rama Murthy, "Natural Computation: Discrete Optimization", Manuscript Under Preparation and being considered by Springer
    • G. Rama Murthy, Transient Analysis of Structured  Markov Chains : Applications" Book proposal under consideration by New Age International Publishers
    • G. Rama Murthy, Towards Resolution of P = NP Conjecture, Proceedings of 14th and 15th Polish-British Workshop ( Organized by Wrocklaw University of Technology, Poland ), 2016, INVITED TALK sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India
    • G. Rama Murthy and B. Nischal, Hopfield-Amari Neural Network : Minimization of Quadratic forms, The 6th International Conference on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems, Kobe Convention Center (Kobe Portopia Hotel) November 20-24, 2012, Kobe, Japan.
    • G. Rama Murthy, Optimization of Quadratic Forms: NP Hard Problems : Neural Networks, 2013 International Symposium on Computational and Business Intelligence ( ISCBI 2013 ), August 24-26, 2013, New Delhi, India

    Neural Networks(in the order of Importance): Multi-Dimensional Neural Networks: Unified Theory:

    • G. Rama Murthy, Multi / Infinite Dimensional Neural Networks, Multi / Infinite Dimensional Logic Theory ; Published in 1995 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Seattle. International Journal of Neural Systems, Vol.15, No.3, pp.223-235, 2005…Generalization of Boolean Logic Theory
    • G. Rama Murthy, "Optimal Control, Codeword, Logic Function Tensors: Multi-Dimensional Neural Networks, "International Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, October 2006, pp. 9-17
    • G. Rama Murthy," Tensor State Space Representation: Multi-Dimensional Systems," International Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, January 2007, pp. 16-23
    • G. Rama Murthy, " Multi / Infinite Dimensional Coding Theory: Multi /Infinite Dimensional Neural Networks : Constrained Static Optimization, " Proceedings of IEEE Information Theory Workshop, October 2002.
    • G. Rama Murthy, "Biological Neural Networks: 3-D/Multi-Dimensional Neural Network Models, Multi-Dimensional Logic Theory, " Proceedings of International Conference on Theoretical Neurobiology, February 24th to 26, 2003. Organized by National Brain Research Centre (NBRC), Manesar, Haryana
    • G. Rama Murthy, Sangram Singh and N. Ahuja," Multi-Dimensional Neural Network Paradigm: Convergence Theorems, "Proceedings of International Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (ICSCI-2007), January 2007. Accepted for Publication in Journal of Systems, Science and Engineering, System Society of India, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, India

    Spherical Seperability: Artificial Neural Networks:

    • G. Rama Murthy, Y.Ganesh and Rhishi Pratap Singh,"Optimal Spherical Seperability: Artificial Neural Networks, Proceedings of International Work Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, June 2017, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer
    • Y.Ganesh, Rhishi Pratap Singh and G. Rama Murthy," Pattern Classification using Quadratic Neuron: An Experimental Study," THE EIGHT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMPUTING, COMMUNICATION AND NETWORKING TECHNOLOGIES (ICCCNT), July 2017, Organized by IIT-Delhi

    Associative Memories:

    • G. Rama Murthy, Aman Singh and Y. Ganesh," Noise Suppression by Artificial Neural Networks, " Proceedings of International Conference on Internet of Things and Machine Learning ( IML 2017 ), October 2017 ( Appears in ACM DIGITAL LIBRARY )
    • G. Rama Murthy, M. Dileep and R. Anil," Convolutional Associative Memory," International Conference on Neural Information Processing [ICONIP 2015], November 2015, Turkey……DEEP LEARNING APPROACH .…Submitted to SOFT COMPUTING Journal (SPRINGER)
    • G. Rama Murthy and Moncef Gabbouj,"On the Design of Hopfield Neural Networks: Synthesis of Hopfield Type Associative Memories," Proceedings of IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks ( IJCNN 2015 ), July 2015 , Appears on IEEE Explore
    • G. Rama Murthy and L. Behera, "Adaptive Associative Memory , "Published in GESTS International Transactions on Communications and Signal Processing, April 2006. Also, in Proceedings of National Conference on Soft Computing, Bhubaneswar, 24th-26th March 2006,

    Complex Valued Neural Networks (Associative Memories):

    • G. Rama Murthy and D. Praveen."Complex-Valued Neural Associative Memory on the Complex Hypercube, " Proceedings of 2004 IEEE Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems (CIS 2004)
    • G. Rama Murthy,"Infinite Population, Complex Valued State Neural Network on the Complex Hypercube," Proceedings of International Conference on Cognitive Science (ICCS 2004), December 16-18, 2004
    • G.Rama Murthy and N. Ahuja "Novel Complex Valued Neural Networks, "Proceedings of 2006 International Conference on Computer Design (CDES'06): June26-29, 2006, Las Vegas, USA
    • G. Rama Murthy, "Some Novel Real/Complex-Valued Neural Network Models" Advances in Soft Computing, Springer Series,Computational Intelligence, Theory and Applications, Proceedings of 9th Fuzzy Days ( International Conference on Computational Intelligence), Dortmund, Germany, September 18-20, 2006.
      ……Travel Grant provided by DST and INSA
    • G. Jagadeesh, D. Praveen and G. Rama Murthy, "Heteroassociative Memories on the Complex Hypercube, " Proceedings of 20th IJCAI workshop on "Complex Valued Neural Networks" 6-12th January, 2007
    • G. Rama Murthy and D. Praveen,"A Novel Associative Memory on the Complex Hypercubic Lattice, " Proceedings of 16th European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks
    • V. Sree Hari Rao and G. Rama Murthy,"Global Dynamics of a Class of Complex Valued Neural Networks, " Special issue on Complex Valued Neural Networks of International Journal of Neural Systems, April 2008
    • G. Rama Murthy and Moncef Gabbouj,"Existence and Synthesis of Complex Hopfield Type Associative Memories," Proceedings of International Work Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, June 2015, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer

    Recurrent Neural Networks:

    • G. Rama Murthy, Berkay Kicanoglu and Moncef Gabbouj,"On the Dynamics of a Recurrent Hopfield Network" Proceedings of IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks ( IJCNN 2015 ), July 2015 , Appears on IEEE Explore
    • G. Rama Murthy and Moncef Gabbouj, "Linear Congruential Sequences : Feedback and Recurrent Neural Networks, " Third International Conference on Emerging Research in Computing, Information and Communication and Applications ( ERCICA 2015 )
    • G. Rama Murthy and Anil Rayala," Dynamics of Quaternionic Hopfield Type Neural Networks, "Proceedings of International Work Conference on Artificial Neural Networks, June 2017, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer
    • G. Rama Murthy, R. Anil and M.Dileep," Dynamics of Structured Complex Recurrent Hopfield Networks," Proceedings of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks ( IJCNN 2016 ), Vancouver, Canada, July 2016
    • Siva Raju, G. Rama Murthy, Ayush Jha and Anil Rayala,"Dynamics of Ordinary and Recurrent Hopfield Networks: Novel Themes, " Proceedings of IEEE IACC-2017, January 2017

    Convolutional Neural Networks: Signal Processing

    • G. Rama Murthy,"Optimal Robust Filter Model of Synapse : Associated Neural Networks , " INVITED PAPER, Proceedings of International Conference on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems, December 27-29, 2007
    • G. Rama Murthy,"Finite Impulse Response (FIR) Filter Model of Synapse: Associated Neural Networks," Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Natural Computation ( ICNC’08 ) ( sponsored by IEEE ), October 2008
    • G. Rama Murthy and Bhanu Prasad, " Linear Filter Model of Synapse operating on Noisy Inputs: Associated Neural Networks, " Proceedings of 2007 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition (AIPR-07), 9-12th July 2007
    • G. Rama Murthy, Gaurav Vijayvarguja, M.Thiyagarajan and P. Krishna Reddy, "Optimal Binary Filters: Neural Networks, " Proceedings of IASTED International Conference. Proceedings of First Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Hyderabad, India, December 2003.
    • G. Rama Murthy," Distributed Signal Processing: Neural Networks," IEEE Workshop on Computational Intelligence: Theories, Applications and Future Directions, July 14, 2013, IIT-Kanpur ( Sponsored by IEEE Computational Intelligence Society

    BEST RESEARCH PAPER AWARDS :

    • "Gibbs-Shannon Entropy and Related Measures: Tsallis Entropy" proceedings of IC2SV2019, October 2019
  • Experience
    • Jul 2018 - Present : Professor, Mahindra École Centrale, Hyderabad
    • Jul 2016 - Aug 2016 : Visiting Researcher, Simon Fraser University, Canada
    • Dec 2014 - May 2015 : Visiting Professor, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland
    • Jun 2014 - Jul 2014 : Visiting Researcher, Wrocklaw University of Technology, Poland
    • May 2006 - Jul 2006 : Visiting Scholar, The University of Illinois at Urbana
    • Apr 2005 - Jun 2005 : Research Associate, Purdue University
    • Jun 2004 - Jul 2004 : Research Associate, IISc, Bangalore
    • Jul 2001 - Jul 2018 : Associate Professor, IIIT-HYDERABAD
    • Feb 2000 - Jun 2001 : Manager, Hellosoft
    • Jul 1994 - Jan 2000 : Defended the Theory of Cybernetics & Consultant
    • Jul 1991 - Jul 1994 : Consultant
    • Feb 1990 - Jul 1991 : Member of Technical Staff, Bellcore, USA
    • Jan 1987 - Dec 1989 : Research Assistant, EE Department, Purdue University, USA
    • Aug 1986 - Dec 1986 : Teaching Assistant, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, USA
    • Jan 1985 - May 1986 : Teaching Assistant, EE Department, Louisiana State University, USA