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Manikandan

Mr. Manikandan V.M.

Assistant Professor (Adhoc)
Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Information Technology Kottayam
c/o IISER - Thiruvananthapuram Transit campus,
Computer Science Building , CET, Engineering College (P.O)
Trivandrum - 695016, Kerala, India.
email: manikandan at iiitkottayam dot ac.in
phone: +91471 2778316 (off.) +91 9846503205 (mob.)

Research Interests

  • Digital image watermarking
  • Reversible data hiding
  • Digital image forensics


Education Details

- Ph.D in Computer Science and Engineering (Thesis submitted), Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Kancheepuram, Chennai, India (2014-2018).
- M.Tech in Software Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), Kerala, India (2008-2010).

Work Experience

  1. Asst. Professor in Computer Science and Engineering at MEA Engineering College, Kerala, India.(July-2010 to Dec-2013)
  2. Full-time Research Scholar at Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Kancheepuram, Chennai, India (Jan-2014 to May-2018).

Additional Qualifications

  • UGC-NET in Computer Science and Apllications (2012)
  • GATE (2008), GATE (2012)

Membership in Professional Bodies

  • The Institution of Engineers , India (Membership No: AM134927-1)
  • IEEE Student Member (Membership No: 93931301)
  • International Association of Engineers (Membership No: 157337)

Additional Work Experience

  • Reviewers of the following journals
    1. International Journal of Computer Vision and Image Processing (ISSN: 2155-6997 )- IGI Global Publishers
    2. International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology (ISSN: 2278-0181)
    3. International Journal of Science and Engineering Development Research (ISSN: 2455-2631)
    4. International Conference on Design and Manufacturing (IConDM)-2016
  • M.Tech (Computer Science & Engg.) Course coordinator of MEA Engineering College, Kerala, India.(August-2012 to Dec-2013)

Extra Curricular Achievements

  • NCC B Certificate with B Grade
  • Team member of the Shuttle Badminton team secured Silver medal in inter IIITDM Sports meet conducted at IIITDM Kancheepuram, Chennai, India in 2016.



List of Publications

  1. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "Histogram Shifting-based Blind Watermarking Scheme for Copyright Protection in 5G",Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier (Article in Press)
  2. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "Reversible Data Hiding Scheme During Encryption Using Machine Learning",Procedia Computer Science, Elsevier, 2018 (Accepted for publication)
  3. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "A Novel Reversible Data Hiding Scheme that Provides Image Encryption",Journal of Image and Graphics (Accepted for publication)
  4. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "Copy-Move Forgery Detection using Histogram Based Package Clustering and Sorted Consecutive Local Binary Patterns",International Journal of Control Theory and Applications, vol. 10, issue. 13, pp. 29-36, 2017
  5. L. Vijasri, V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "Principal Component Analysis Based Paralytic Attack Detection Using a New Distance Measure",Procedia Computer Science, Elsevier, 2018 (Accepted for publication)
  6. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "An Efficient Visually Meaningful Image Encryption Using Arnold Transform", IEEE Students' Technology Symposium, pp. 266-271, 2016. IIT Kharagpur
  7. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "A Context Dependent Fragile Watermarking Scheme for Tamper Detection from Demosaicked Color Images",Proceedings of 10 th Indian Conference on Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing (ICVGIP), Article No.:61, ACM Digital Library, 2016, IIT Guwahati
  8. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "Real-time Scene Change Detection and Entropy Based Semi-fragile Watermarking Scheme For Surveillance Video Authentication",Proceedings of 3rd International Symposium on Big Data and Cloud Computing Challenges (ISBCC), pp. 101-110, Springer International Publishing, 2016, Chennai
  9. Ayesha Sk, V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "Combined SVD-DWT Watermarking Scheme with Multi-level Compression Using Sampling and Quantization on DCT Followed by PCA",Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Frontiers of Intelligent Computing:Theory and Applications (FICTA), pp. 141-149, Springer International Publishing, 2015
  10. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "A Novel Lossless Compression Based Reversible Data Hiding Scheme with Arnold Transform",National Conference on Computational Intelligence in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2017, Chennai. (Received best paper award)
  11. V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "Quadtree Based Secure Least significant Bit Watermarking ",National Conference on Automata, Graphs and Logics (NAGL), 2015, Madras Christian College, Chennai
  12. Ayyappadas K, V. M. Manikandan, V. Masilamani, "A Novel Approach For Multi-Factor Authentication using Breath",National Conference on Cyber Law and Forensics, 2013
  13. Jahfar C, V. M. Manikandan, and Sumam Marry Idicula, "Multimodal Interface for Text Entry",National Conference on Human computer interaction and Image Processing, 2010