Dr. A. Kavitha

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Professor & Head/BME

Dr. A. Kavitha B. E., M. S. (By Res), Ph. D.

Email: kavithaa@ssn.edu.in

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Dr. A. Kavitha,  Professor and Head of Bio-Medical Engineering has over 19 years of teaching experience. She has 13 years of research experience in the field of Biomedical Instrumentation, Medical Image processing, Signal processing and Respiratory mechanics. She received her B.E (EEE) degree from University of Madras, M.S. (By Research) and Ph. D. both specializing in Biomedical Instrumentation from Anna University, Chennai. Her current research interests include Cognitive neuroscience, Mental imagery, Neuroimaging, Bio Signal Processing and Bone biomechanics.

She has published over 30 research articles in refereed international and national journals in the areas of biomedical signal and image processing, respiratory mechanics, machine learning techniques and cognitive neuroscience. She is an active member in Professional Bodies such as Society for Neuroscience, Instrument Society of India, Indian Society of Bio Mechanics, Indian Society of Biomedical Engineers and IEEE. She is the faculty coordinator of IEEE-EMBS student chapter of SSN.

She is the co-ordinator of Centre for Healthcare Technologies (CHT), an inter-disciplinary research initiative of SSN College of Engineering. She is the head of research team of RECYCLE3D PLANET, a Canadian start-up which uses social, business, and engineering innovation to address the issue of waste, utilizing environmentally-friendly recycling and manufacturing methods to convert waste materials into prosthetic limbs and exoskeletons.

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