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Ganesh R. Sinha

Professor, India

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Ganesh R. Sinha completed his B.E. in Electronics Engineering and M.Tech. in Computer Technology with a Gold Medal from the National Institute of Technology, Raipur, India. Before joining MIIT, Dr. Sinha was working as a Professor in the Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering and as Dean (Internal Quality Assessment Cell) at CMR Technical Campus, Hyderabad, India. He has been teaching and conducting research in his discipline for more than 19 years.

Dr. Sinha has published nearly 200 research papers in various national and international journals and conferences. He is an active reviewer for and editorial member of more than 12 reputed international journals, such as IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. He has also authored six books. 

His research interests include biometrics, deep learning, computer aided design (CAD) & medical image processing, computer vision, employability skills, and outcome-based education.


  • Ph.D. (Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering), Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai, India (2010)

Thesis Title: “Design and Implementation of Image Enhancement Techniques in Frequency Domain

  • Master of Technology (Computer Technology), National Institute of Technology, Raipur, India (2004)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics Engineering), National Institute of Technology, Raipur, India (1998)

Selected Publications

  • Bhonsle, D., Chandra, V., & Sinha, G. R. (2017). Noise removal from medical images using shrinkage based enhanced total variation technique. Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical & Control Systems, 13, 549-560.
  • Sinha, G.R. (2017). Image processing tools for improved visualization and analysis of remotely sensed images for agriculture and forest classifications. Agriculture and Forestry Journal. 1(1), 27-32.
  • Sinha, G. R. (2017). Indian sign language (ISL) biometrics for hearing and speech impaired persons: Review and recommendation. International Journal of Information Technology, 9(4), 425-430.
  • Sinha, G.R. (2017). Lecture based mapping towards achieving excellence in outcome based education (OBE) framework. International Education and Research Journal. 3(6), 227-229.
  • Sinha, G.R. (2017). Study of assessment of cognitive ability of human brain using deep learning. International Journal of Information Technology, 1(1), 1-6.
  • Patel, B. C., & Sinha, G. R. (2016). Detection of masses in mammographic breast cancer images using modified histogram based adaptive thresholding (MHAT) method. International Journal of Biomedical Engineering and Technology.
  • Patil, S. B., & Sinha, G. R. (2016). Distinctive feature extraction for Indian sign language (ISL) gesture using scale invariant feature transform (SIFT). Journal of Institution of Engineers.
  • Patel, B. C., & Sinha, G. R. (2014). Abnormality detection and classification in computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) of breast cancer images. Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics, 4(6), 881-885.
  • Sinha, G. R., & Patel, B. C. (2014). Medical image processing: Concepts and applications. Prentice Hall of India.
  • Sinha, G. R., & Patil, S. B. (2013). Biometrics: concepts and applications. Wiley India Publications.


  • November 2017 – Present: Professor at Myanmar Institute of Information Technology, Mandalay, Myanmar
  • December 2016 – October 2017: Professor and Dean (IQAC) at CMR Technical Campus, Hyderabad, India
  • April 2010 – October 2016: Professor at Shri Shankaracharya Technical Campus, Bhilai, India
  • May 2007 – March 2010: Associate Professor at Shri Shankaracharya Technical Campus, Bhilai, India
  • August 2005 – May 2007: Reader at Chhattisgarh Institute of Technology, Rajnandgaon, India
  • June 2000 – July 2005: Lecturer at Rungta College of Engineering and Technology, Bhilai, India
  • July 1999 – May 2000: Lecturer at Government Engineering College, Raipur, India

Appointed as Distinguished Speaker by ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) for the period 2017-20 in the field of digital signal processing

TCS Award in 2014 for outstanding performance and lasting contribution to TCS Campus Commune by Tata Consultancy Services
Rajaram Bapu Patil National Award for Promising Engineering Teacher for Creative Work done in Technical Education in 2013 by Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), New Delhi
Emerging Chhattisgarh Award: Best Academician in 2013 by Think Media
Conferred Engineer of the Year Award in 2011 by Mr. Shekhar Dutt, the Governor of Chhattisgarh
Young Engineer of the Year Award in 2008 by Institution of Engineers (India)
Chhattisgarh Young Scientist award in 2005 by C.G. Council of Science & Technology, India
Expert Engineer Award in 2007 by Institution of Engineers (India)
Awarded Deshbandhu Merit Scholarship for 5 years (1993 – 1997) by Deshbandhu Press


Dr. Sinha has taught several courses in electronics and communications engineering at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He has also taught an introductory course in research methodology to Ph.D. scholars. He has developed a few video lectures on various topics, all of which can be accessed on YouTube.


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