Dr. B. Praba

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Dr. B. Praba M.Sc., Ph.D.,

Email: prabab@ssn.edu.in

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Dr. B. Praba, Professor in the Department of Mathematics has 30 years of teaching and research experience.

She received her M. Sc degree first class with distinction from Bharathidasan University,Trichy and Ph.D. from the Ramanujan Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics (RIASM), University of Madras.

She was awarded UGC Junior Research Fellowship to pursue her Ph.D.During her Ph.D, she worked on “Cohomology of Inverse Semigroups”.

Publication Details:

  • She has published 50research publications in referred international/ national journals
  •  She has published 26 publications in international conference proceedings.

Research Supervision:

  •  She is the recognized Supervisor of
    Anna University, Chennai
    VIT University, Vellore
    Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya University, Kanchipuram.

Area of Research:

  • Rough sets and its applications
  • Algebra
  • Fuzzy Markov model

Research Guidance:

  • Three students have been awarded the Ph. D degree from Anna University, Chennai.
  • Two students have been awarded the Ph. D degree from VIT University, Vellore.
  • Six students are perusing their Ph.D. under her guidance from Anna University, Chennai

Funded Project:

  • Dr.B. Praba has completed a project funded by SSN Trust worth Rs.0.81 lakhs on “Applications of Fuzzy Techniques in Web Testing”.

Program Organised:

  •  Convener for the “MATH and MATLAB Workshop” held on 10th February 2017.
  • Convener for the two day workshop on “Advances in Applied Engineering Mathematics” held during 4-5, September 2015.
  • Coordinator for the Anna University sponsored “Seven Day Faculty Development Program on Discrete Mathematics” held during 16th -23rd  June 2014.
  • Convener for “Advanced Training Camp on Mathematics” held during December 17 – 31, 2010.
  • Coordinator for the two day workshop on “Recent research trends in Mathematics – 2010”.

Resource Person:

  • Given an invited talk in 13th Annual ADMAConference & Graph Theory Day – XIII, June 2017.
  • Delivered a lecture on “Lattice Structures on Rough Sets”, in the National Workshop on Computational Mathematics organized by the Department of Mathematics, Anna University, Chennai,March 2017.
  • Delivered a lecture on “Rough Set Theory and its Applications in Information Technology” held at School of Information Technology and Engineering, Department of Information Technology, VIT University, Vellore , February 2017.
  • Chief Guest for MATHFIESTA 2016-17 Inter Collegiate Competition, conducted by Department of Mathematics, Quaid-e-Millath Government College for Women (Autonomous), January 2017.
  • Chief guest for NUMERA 2016, conducted by Department of Mathematics, Ethiraj College for Women , August  2016.
  • Delivered a lecture on “Semigroups and Graph Structures” held at Department of Mathematics, S.B.K College, Aruppukottai, July 2016.
  • Delivered a lecture on “Algebraic Graph Theory” held at Department of Mathematics, Quaid-e-Millath Government College for Women (Autonomous), Chennai, July 2016.
  • Given an invited talk at the regional level seminar on “Recent Trends in Mathematics” held at Department of Mathematics, Shrimati Indira Gandhi College, Trichy, September 2015.
  • Taken classes for level-O on “Combinatoricsduring MT&TS 2015 held at SSNCE.
  • Given a guest lecture on the Topic “Probability and Queuing Theory” at “Velammal Engineering College”, March 2015.
  • Delivered an invited talk titled “Rough Lattice” in the “National Seminar of Algebra, Fuzzy Algebra and Fuzzy Graphs” during, January 2015 at SBK College, Aruppukottai.
  • Given a Special Lecture at the Anna University sponsored faculty development program on Probability and Queuing Theory held at Dhirajlal Gandhi College of Engineering, Salem, December 2014.
  • Resource Person for “Seven Day Faculty Development Programme on Discrete Mathematics” at SSNCE held June 2014.
  • Resource person for the Bridge Course in Mathematics at Anna University, Chennai.
  • Given an invited talk at the Advanced training Camp in mathematics conducted by the Department of Mathematics, SSNCE, Sponsored by NBHM, December, 2012.
  • Resource person for the FDP on Probability and statistics held at VIT, Vellore and given an invited talk on Probability Distributions, July 2012.
  • Resource person for AICTE sponsored SDP on Recent trends in machine learning and pattern recognition conducted at SSN college of Engineering and gave an invited talk on Bayes Theorem  ( 3rd July ) and Fuzzy Theory, July  2012.
  • Given an invited talk on Discrete Mathematics and Random variables at the Refresher program for PG Teachers at SSNCE.
  • Given an invited talk on Fuzzy Logic at Sri Sai Ram Institute of Tech, April 2012.
  • Given an invited for the AICTE sponsored Staff Development Program on “A Scientific Tour over Computing Sciences using the Powerful Techniques of Discrete mathematics”, held at Velammal Engineering College. November 2011.
  • Given an invited talk for Faculty Development Program on “Probability and Queuing Theory” held at Anna University, Chennai, during December 2010.
  • Given an invited talk for the two day workshop on “Recent research trends in Mathematics – 2010” held at SSNCE during December 2010.
  • Given an invited talk in the School of Computer Science, VIT University, Vellore on “Markov Models and its Applications”
  • Faculty Development Program on “Probability and Queuing Theory” conducted by the Department of Mathematics, SSNCE.
  • Ten day Workshop on “Theory of Computation” conducted by the Department of Mathematics, SSNCE.
  • Faculty Development Program on “Theory of Computation” conducted by the Department of Computer Science, SSNCE.

Awards Received:

  • Best Researcher award for the year 2009 given by SSNCE.
  • UGC (JRF).

Books Published:

  • Statistics For Management, Dr. B.Praba, P.S. Arunachalam and Dr.R. Sujatha, Scitech Publications (India )Pvt Ltd.,2003.
  • Engineering Mathematics Vol I and II, Sankarappan, Dr.B.Praba, Dr. Kalavathy and Dr. Shanta, Tata McGraw – Hill Education Pvt Ltd, 2009.
  • Discrete Mathematics, Dr. B. Praba, Vijay Nicole imprints Private Ltd (Second Edition), 2010
  • Statistics Random Processes and Queuing Theory, Dr. B.Praba, and Dr.R. Sujatha, Scitech Publications (India) Pvt Ltd(Fourth Edition)., 2010.
  • Engineering Mathematics & Calculus-I, Dr.B.Praba, Dr. Kalavathy and Dr. Shanta, Vijay Nicole imprints Private Ltd, 2014

Additional Information:

  • Co-Opted Member of Board of Studies in Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati Viswa Mahavidyalaya, Kanchipuram.
  • Acted as a Vice Chairman for the board of Examinations Mathematics, Anna University, Chennai during December 2009.
  • She is also a doctoral committee member for Ph.D students pursuing their degree under other universities.
  • Chair Person for the various International Conferences.
  • Reviewer for various National and International Journals.