Computer Science and Engineering

Lecturers & Staff

In the department of Computer Science, the faculty’s expertise and dedication are centered on excellence in application-oriented academic teaching at the bachelor’s level, cooperative graduation, applied science, and cooperation with a variety of business sectors and foreign partner universities. The obsession with and excitement for potential developments based on today’s possibilities is the common thread that runs through all activities. Faculty and students of the department have been instrumental in developing and maintaining software applications ranging from Performance Evaluation System, Apps for Education, Learning Management System (Moodle), Enterprise-wide Content Management System, and various other campus-wide networking activities. 

The department staff also encourages innovative projects and quality research in various interrelated domains. The department is involved in major research on which faculty members and students work in several areas such as Networks, Database, Theoretical Computer Science, Multimedia, Image Processing, Software Engineering, Data Mining, Big Data, Machine Learning, and Internet of Things.

Dr Gopalakrishnan K

Head of the department
Dr. K Gopalakrishnan has completed his Full Time Ph.D. in Faculty of Information and Communication Engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Chennai. He was selected as one among the three awardees of Senior Research Fellow (Direct SRF under ENG43) by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research(CSIR), Govt. of India during the year 2008. He has 5 years of experience in research as Senior Research Fellow and 11 years of teaching experience in reputed engineering institutions till March 2021. Published research articles in Springer and IEEE. Reviewer of IEEE, Springer and a recognized research supervisor of Anna University, Chennai.

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Associate Professors

Ms Nirmala S
Ms. Nirmala S has 19 years of teaching experience. She is interested in Mathematical foundations of Computer Science. She has completed a Project on “Interactive Virtual Historical Monuments of Tamil Nadu”, funded by TNSCST in 2019 and has Coordinated 11 Funded Programs. She has published 3 papers in International Journals. She has delivered Guest lectures on “Theory of Computation”, “Lex and Yacc Tools” and on Quality Management System in Engineering Colleges. She has produced 100% results in the courses like “Data analytics”, “Software Project Management”, “Programming in C”.

Dr Sengole Merlin S
Dr S Sengole Merlin, Dean of Women Students and Associate professor in Computer Science and Engineering has a blend of industry and Academic experience for 14 years. Her primary research interests include Cloud Computing, Cryptography and Network Security and Machine Learning. She received her PhD from Anna University.

Assistant Professors

Ms Sharmila V J
Ms Sharmila V J worked as Lecturer in the Department of Information Technology at Jaya Engineering College and Dr Sivanthi Aditanar College of Engineering, before joining LICET. She has 11 years of experience in teaching and her areas of specialization include Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning and Deep Learning.

Ms Jeevitha A
Ms Jeevitha A completed her Masters degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Anna University, Trichy. She had worked as an Assistant Professor in Kodaikanal Institute of Technology for a year and 2 years as an Assistant Professor in Tagore Engineering College, Chennai. Her area of specialization includes Network Security and blockchain Technology. She has published a paper in the National Conference organized by NIT Trichy, on the topic “Hierarchical Distance Based Clustering Scheme for Network Traffic Analysis”, Advanced Pattern Mining and Multimedia

Mr Sathish b R
Mr Sathish B R received his Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering with specialization in Quality Engineering and Management from Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India in 2009, Master’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering in 2012 and currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Anna University. He has been working at LICET since 2012. Earlier he worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Alpha College of Engineering, Chennai, India. His research interest includes Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing.

Ms Sathia Priya R
Ms Sathia Priya R has over 20 years of teaching experience in reputed institutions and has taught various courses for B.E., M.E., M.C.A, and M.Phil. Degree Programmes. She has a post-graduate degree in Systems Engineering and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. at Anna University. She is the recipient of Prof. T.R. Natesan Endowment Award and Silver medal for securing the second position in M.E. Her research interests include Big Data Frameworks and Machine Learning.

Ms Christina J
Ms Christina J has received Masters degree for Computer Science and Engineering from Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India in 2013 and currently pursing PhD in Anna University.  She has been working at LICET since June 2013. Earlier she worked as Systems Engineer in Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. She has so far published two papers in well reputed journals and four papers in International Conferences. Her research interest includes Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, cryptography and network security and databases.

Mr Remegius Praveen Sahayaraj L
Mr Remegius Praveen Sahayaraj L received the Bachelor of Engineering degree from Anna University, Chennai, India in 2009 and the Master of Technology Degree from SRM University, Chennai, India, in 2013, both in Computer Science and Engineering. He has got an experience of 7+ years in teaching and research. Currently he is working as an Assistant Professor in Loyola-ICAM College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai, India. He has published two articles in International Journals and 3 presentations in International Conferences. His research interests include Cloud Computing, IoT, Web Security, Managing Spatial Data in Cloud and Log Analysis.

Ms Limsa Joshi J
Ms J Limsa Joshi, received her B.E CSE degree (First Class with Distinction) in 2010 and M.E CSE degree (First Class with Distinction) in 2012 from Anna University. She has nearly 8 years of teaching experience. Her domain of specialization includes Cloud Computing, Internet of Things, and Software Engineering. She has presented and published several papers in national and international conferences as part of UG and PG. She guided around 20 UG projects under various areas of Computer Science and Engineering.

Ms Mary Judith A
Ms Mary Judith A received her Masters degree for Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Networks in 2015 and currently pursing PhD in Anna University. She worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Technology at Vel Tech Multitech Dr. Rangarajan Dr. Sakunthala Engineering College, Chennai, India. Her research interest includes Sensor Network, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence and has an overall of about 13 publications.

Non- Teaching Staff

Mr Murugan M
Lab instructor
Mr Ramkumar
Lab instructor


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