Rajagiri School of Computer Science
Joined Rajagiri in 2009 and has more than 19 years of experience in teaching . Worked with Christ University ,Bangalore as head of the Department of Computer Science-UG prior to joining Rajagiri College Of Social Sciences. Areas of interest include agile programming, Software Project Management ,networking, shell scripting , operating systems and computer graphics. Written several books for M.C.A and B.C.A , Bangalore University .Member of International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology. Has been awarded gold medal for being the best student in B.Sc(Physics),Assumption College , Changanacherry.
- M.C.A, First Rank , Cauvery College , Bharathidasan University.
- B.Sc(Physics), First Rank , Assumption College, M G University.
- Gold medalist (B.Sc, best student in Physics), Assumption College , Changancherry.
- Understanding Research Methods (Authorized by University of London and SOAS University of London and offered through Coursera)
Work Experience (Teaching / Industry / Research)
- HOD(Computer Science-UG)/Sr.Lecturer, Christ University, Bangalore from 2006 to 2009.
- Lecturer,Computer Science Department Christ University, Bangalore from 2004 to 2006.
- Lecturer, Computer Science Department, Garden City College , Bangalore from 2000 to 2004.
- Guest Lecturer, Assumption College/S.B College,Changanacherry from 1998 to 1999.
Research Projects / Consultancy / Training / MDP conducted
- Trained the faculty members at Christ University on “Scientific Temper” as part of the “Holistic Education” training given to faculty members
Publication ( Book / Article / Case ) / Paper Presentations
- Ms.Prema.S.Thomas published a paper on "Business Forecast In Tourism Using Predictive Analysis" in the UGC approved journal "International Journal of Technology Research and Management (IJTRM)" , ISSN (Online): 2348-9006,Vol 4 Issue 11 November 2017.
- Published a paper titled, "How To Select The Right SDLC?,in the International Journal of Research in Engineering & Technology (IMPACT: IJRET) ISSN(E): 2321-8843; ISSN(P): 2347-4599 ,Vol. 2, Issue 3, Mar 2015, 1-10
- Published a paper titled “Ten Golden Rules For Cost Saving In Software” in the International Journal For Research In Engineering And Technology, Impact Factor(JCC) 1.326,ICV 3.0, Vol 2 Issue 2 ,Page Nos 25-30,February 2014.
- Published a paper titled “Project Management – A Business Fulfillment Process” in the International Journal of Applied Information Systems, ISBN: 978-93-65823-17-6, June 2012
- Prema.S.Thomas and Satheeesh Thomas. Agile Programming-Scrum XL. IJCA Special Issue on Computational Science - New Dimensions & Perspectives (4):150–154, 2011. Published by Foundation of Computer Science which is an open access journal indexed in DBLP, Google Scholar, Proquest & So on.
- Presented a paper titled “Agile Programming-Scrum XL” for the Second National Conference held on 4th and 5th February 2011 by the Department of M.C.A at Rajagiri College of Social Sciences.
- Prema.S.Thomas, "Agile Programming –A New Approach", International journal of Computer Engineering & Technology (IJCET), Volume 1, Issue 2 (2010),Pgs 47-56,ISSN Print : ISSN 0976 – 6367 ISSN Online: ISSN 0976 – 6375.
- COBOL Programming for M.C.A, Pooja Publications, Bangalore .
- Computer Graphics for M.C.A, Pooja Publications, Bangalore.
Seminar / Workshop / Refresher / Training Attended
- Attended a two days National Level Workshop cum championship on "Machine Learning With R-Programming" from 25 th -26 th August 2017 organized by Revert Technology Pvt.Ltd,EDC-IIT Roorkee held at Zonal Center Muthoot Institute of Technology And Science,Kochi.
- Attended a one day seminar on "Modeling And Simulation Of Systems Using MATLAB and Simulink " at Mariott Hotel by Mathworks on 3rd August 2016.
- Fourth International Conference on "Advances in Computing and Communications" held at Rajagiri School of Engineering and Technology, Kochi ,Kerala during August 27-29,2014.
- Attended a "UGC Sponsored one day National Seminar on Mobile Technology: Android & Its Future" organized by S.H. College Thevara on 22nd January,2014.
- Attended a one day Faculty Development Program on Mobility conducted by TCS, Infopark, Kochi on 25 October, 2012.
- Attended a two day workshop in “Information Delivery Systems For Academic and Research Institutions (IDSARI 1.0) “ at Rajagiri College Of Social Sciences from 24-25 September, 2012.
- Attended a three day national workshop in “Cryptography And Network Security “ at Rajagiri College Of Social Sciences from 5-7 July, 2012.
- A technical talk on “CLOUD COMPUTING” by Mr.Satish Babu,President,InApp Information Technologies at Inforpark , Kochi, organized by CSI,IEEE & PMI.
- Two day National Conference on Computer Science and IT - INSIGHT 2009, organized by Naipunnya Institute Of Management & Information Technology,Thrissur from 25th November to 26 November, 2009.
- A Conference on Teleeducation conducted by R.V College in association with CSI Bangalore in November, 2008.
- Faculty development program me conducted by Christ University in June 2008.
- Two day National Conference on Rational Software conducted by IBM in August 2007.
- One week conference conducted by Christ College in association with IEEE on the Emerging Trends in IT, September ,2006.
Professional Membership / Certification
- Member of the International Association For Engineering And Management Education, IAEME
- Member of International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology(IACSIT).
Presentation made in the Rajagiri Faculty Council
- Presented a paper titled "Data Mining Engine Using Predictive Anlaysis" in the faculty council on 31 st October 2017 and was attended by all the faculty members of M.C.A.
- Presented a paper on "Serverless Architecture " based on a research paper by Sateesh Narahari in February 2016 .
- Presented a paper on "Automated Web Testing Tool-Selenium " on 26th October 2015
- Presented a paper on "Flood Modeling For Cities Using Cloud Computing" on 14t h October 2014
- Presented a paper titled“ Fuzzy Round Robin Scheduling” in the faculty council on 17th December 2013 and was attended by all the faculty members of M.C.A
- A presentation on “Agile Programming-SCRUM” on 22nd January 2013 as part of the lecture series and was attended by all the faculty members.
- A presentation on “CLOUD COMPUTING” on 3rd August 2010 as part of the lecture series and was attended by all the faculty members.
Area of Interest (Teaching / Research)
- Data analytics
- Data Visualization
- Agile Programming
- Software Project Management
- Shell Scripting
- Operating Systems
- Computer Graphics