Department of Computer Science

Prema S Thomas

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification : MCA

Email-ID : premasthomas@rajagiri.edu

Has more than 21 years of experience in teaching and worked with Christ University,Bangalore  as head of the Department of Computer Science-UG. Areas of interest include data analytics,agile programming, Software Project Management ,networking, shell scripting , operating systems and computer graphics. Written several books for M.C.A and B.C.A , Bangalore University .Member of the International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology. Has been awarded gold medal for being the best student in B.Sc(Physics),Assumption College , Changanacherry.

  • MCA
  • M.C.A, First Rank , Cauvery College , Bharathidasan University.
  • B.Sc(Physics), First Rank , Assumption College, M G University.
  • Gold medalist (B.Sc, best student in Physics), Assumption College , Changancherry.
  • Rajagiri College of Social Sciences from 2009 till date.
  • HOD(Computer Science-UG)/Sr.Lecturer, Christ University, Bangalore from 2006 to 2009.
  • Lecturer,Computer Science Department Christ University, Bangalore from 2004 to 2006.
  • Lecturer, Computer Science Department, Garden City College , Bangalore from 2000 to 2004.
  • Guest Lecturer, Assumption College/S.B College,Changanacherry from 1998 to 1999.
  • Data analytics
  • Data Visualization
  • Agile Programming
  • Software Project Management
  • Networking
  • Shell Scripting
  • Operating Systems
  • Computer Graphics
  • Ms.Prema.S.Thomas published a paper on "Business Forecast In Tourism Using Predictive Analysis" in the UGC approved journal "International Journal of Technology Research and Management (IJTRM)" , ISSN (Online): 2348-9006,Vol 4 Issue 11 November 2017.
  • Published a paper titled, "How To Select The Right SDLC?,in the International Journal of Research in Engineering & Technology (IMPACT: IJRET) ISSN(E): 2321-8843; ISSN(P): 2347-4599 ,Vol. 2, Issue 3, Mar 2015, 1-10
  • Published a paper titled “Ten Golden Rules For Cost Saving In Software” in the  International Journal For Research In Engineering And Technology, Impact Factor(JCC) 1.326,ICV 3.0, Vol 2 Issue 2 ,Page Nos 25-30,February 2014.
  • Published a paper titled “Project Management – A Business Fulfillment Process” in the  International Journal of Applied Information Systems, ISBN: 978-93-65823-17-6, June 2012
  • Prema.S.Thomas and Satheeesh Thomas. Agile Programming-Scrum XL. IJCA Special Issue on Computational Science - New Dimensions & Perspectives (4):150–154, 2011. Published by Foundation of Computer Science which is an open access journal indexed in DBLP, Google Scholar, Proquest & So on.
  • Presented a paper titled “Agile Programming-Scrum XL”  for the Second National Conference held on 4th and 5th February 2011 by the Department of M.C.A at Rajagiri College of Social Sciences.
  • Prema.S.Thomas, "Agile Programming –A New Approach", International journal of Computer Engineering & Technology (IJCET), Volume 1, Issue 2 (2010),Pgs 47-56,ISSN Print :   ISSN 0976 – 6367    ISSN Online:    ISSN 0976 – 6375.
  • COBOL Programming for M.C.A, Pooja Publications, Bangalore .
  • Computer Graphics for M.C.A, Pooja Publications,  Bangalore.
  •  Presented a paper on “IOT Based Prototype for smart vehicle and parking management system” on 23rd July 2019.
  • Presented on the topic “Apache Kafka” in March 2018 in the faculty council and was attended by all the faculty members.
  • Presented a paper titled "Data Mining Engine Using Predictive Analysis" in the faculty council on 31 st October 2017 and was attended by all the faculty members of M.C.A.
  •  Presented a paper on "Serverless Architecture " based on a research paper by Sateesh Narahari in February 2016 .
  •  Presented a paper on "Automated Web Testing Tool-Selenium " on 26th October 2015
  •  Presented a paper on "Flood Modeling For Cities Using Cloud Computing" on 14th October 2014
  • Presented a paper titled ``fuzzy Round Robin Scheduling” in the faculty council on 17th December 2013 and was attended by all the faculty members of M.C.A
  • A presentation on “Agile Programming-SCRUM” on 22nd January 2013 as part of the lecture series and was attended by all the faculty members.
  •  A presentation on “CLOUD COMPUTING” on 3rd August 2010 as part of the lecture series and was attended by all the faculty members.
  • Attended a Two Day Hands-On Workshop on Python Programming on 18th and 19th January 2019 organised by  Department of Computer Applications, Chinmaya College of Arts and Science, Tripunithara
  • Attended Hands-on-Workshop on “Angular 6 – One Framework: Mobile & Desktop” on December 6-7, 2018 organised by the Department of Computer Science, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences.
  • One day Seminar on “Disaster Risk Mitigation: Technology Recipes for Kerala” on November 30, 2018 organised by the Department of Computer Science, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences.
  • Attended Hands-on-Workshop on Ethical Hacking on February 2-3, 2018 organised by the Department of Computer Science, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences.
  • Attended a two days National Level Workshop cum championship on "Machine Learning With R-Programming" from 25th -26th August 2017 organized by Revert Technology Pvt.Ltd,EDC-IIT Roorkee held at Zonal Center Muthoot Institute of Technology And Science,Kochi.
  • Attended a one day seminar on "Modeling And Simulation Of Systems Using MATLAB and Simulink " at Mariott Hotel by Mathworks on 3rd August 2016.
  • Fourth International Conference on "Advances in Computing and Communications" held at Rajagiri School of Engineering and Technology, Kochi ,Kerala during August 27-29,2014.
  •  Attended a "UGC Sponsored one day National Seminar on Mobile Technology: Android & Its Future" organized by S.H. College Thevara on 22nd January,2014.
  • Attended a one day Faculty Development Program on Mobility conducted by TCS, Infopark, Kochi on 25 October,  2012.
  • Attended a two day   workshop in “Information Delivery Systems For Academic and Research Institutions (IDSARI 1.0) “ at Rajagiri College Of  Social Sciences from 24-25 September,  2012.
  • Attended a three day national workshop in “Cryptography And Network Security “ at Rajagiri College Of  Social Sciences from 5-7 July, 2012.
  • A technical talk on “CLOUD COMPUTING” by Mr.Satish Babu,President,InApp Information Technologies at Inforpark , Kochi, organized by CSI,IEEE & PMI.
  • Two day National Conference on Computer Science and IT - INSIGHT 2009, organized by Naipunnya  Institute Of Management & Information Technology,Thrissur from 25th November to 26 November, 2009.
  • A Conference on Tele education conducted by R.V College in association with CSI Bangalore in November, 2008.
  • Faculty development program me conducted by Christ University in June 2008.
  • Two day National Conference on Rational Software conducted by IBM in August  2007.
  • One week conference conducted  by Christ College in association with IEEE on the Emerging Trends in IT, September ,2006.
  • Understanding Research Methods (Authorized by University of London and SOAS University of London and offered through Coursera)
  • President,Rajagiri Staff Welfare Association,2018-2019.
  • Vice President ,Rajagiri Staff Welfare Association,2017-2018.
  • Assistant Controller of Examinations,Rajagiri College,2014-2017.
  • Chairperson(Board Of Studies,B.Sc),Christ University,Bangalore.
  • Member (Board Of Studies ) ,Bangalore University,2006.
  • Member (Tabulation),Bangalore University,2004.