Dr. Tusar Kanti Mishra  - Artificial Intelligence  -  Excellence in Innovation

Manipal Academy of Higher Education | India

Author Profile 

Early Academic Pursuits

His academic journey began with an intense passion for computer science and engineering. Residing at G-003, Shri Ram Suhaana,  Doddaballapur Road, Yelahanka, Bengaluru, Karnataka, Pin: 560064, he embarked on his educational pursuits with the goal of excelling in his chosen field. His academic endeavors led him to pursue a Ph.D. at the National Institute of Technology Rourkela (NIT Rourkela), where he was a Research Scholar under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) from January 2012 to December 2015. His research excellence was further recognized through an Erasmus Mundus Research Fellowship at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands for six months.

Professional Endeavors

With 19 years of professional experience, his career encompasses both research and teaching. He currently serves as an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Bengaluru. Previously, he held the position of Associate Professor at the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore, and GITAM Deemed to be University, Visakhapatnam. His teaching career also includes significant stints at Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering for Women, ANITS, P K A College of Engineering, and Silicon Institute of Technology.


Contributions and Research Focus in Artificial Intelligence

his research interests are diverse and impactful, focusing on pattern recognition, optical character recognition, image processing, computer vision, feature extraction and classification, and artificial intelligence. He has made significant contributions to these fields through numerous research publications in esteemed journals. Notable works include studies on the prediction of chlorophyll accumulation in oceans, seizure identification during pregnancy, and the use of modern computational methods in Alzheimer's disease detection and prediction.

Accolades and Recognition

His dedication and contributions have earned him numerous accolades and recognition. He received research grants totaling over INR 30 Lakhs from the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Government of India, and additional grants from VIT Vellore and various hackathon competitions. His innovative work was acknowledged through awards at the Smart India Hackathon in both 2022 and 2023, and he has been recognized for his excellence in internal hackathons and project innovation contests.

Impact and Influence

His work has had a profound impact on both academia and industry. His research has influenced policy-making, particularly in areas related to technology and its applications in healthcare and agriculture. His teaching has shaped the careers of numerous students who have gone on to make significant contributions in various fields. As a Head of the Department (HoD) and in-charge HoD at various institutions, he has played a crucial role in academic planning and the development of innovative curricula.

Legacy and Future Contributions

His legacy is marked by his relentless pursuit of knowledge and excellence. His ongoing research and dedication to teaching continue to inspire and mentor the next generation of scholars and professionals. He is currently guiding four Ph.D. candidates, contributing to the future of research in his fields of interest.



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Notable Publications
Tusar Kanti Mishra  | Artificial Intelligence  |  Excellence in Innovation

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