Prof G Hemantha Kumar was born in Mysore, Karnataka, India on May 21st, 1959. He did his B.Sc (1980), B.Ed.(1984) M.Sc (1989), Ph.D (1997) from the University of Mysore.
Prof. G Hemantha Kumar has published more than 336 research papers in National and International peer reviewed journals and presented more than 150 research papers in national and international conferences. He has over 1442 scientific citations and H-index 21 for his research contributions as of now. He has given invited and plenary lectures in a large number of National/International meetings/Conferences. Prof. G Hemantha Kumar has successfully guided 20 candidates for Ph.D degree and currently 08 students are working towards research degree. He has sanctioned major research projects by DST, AICTE, UGC and DIETY and also International collaborative research projects to the tune of more than Five Crores. He has been member in scientific societies like Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) -Life Member, Computer Society of India (CSI) - Life Member, Indian Science Congress Association- Life Member (L-26402) and IAPR - Life Member.
He has conducted several Workshops, National and International conferences. In view of his academic excellence, Prof. G Hemantha Kumar was awarded the Millennium Plaques Honor (Prime Minister Award for Contribution in the field of Science & Technology) by Indian Science Congress Association in the year 2018, Upadhyaya Samman State Level Award (2017) from Upadhyaya Moodubelle Art Foundation Udupi and Teachers day Award (2017) for the best Teacher from Lions Rotary Club, Mysuru. Read More