Dr. K. Akila

Assistant Professor (Sr.G)


  • Ph.D in Image Processing, Anna University Chennai, 2020
  • M.E. Computer Science and Engineering, Sathayabama Institute of Science and Technology, 2005
  • B.E. Computer Science and Engineering, University of Madras, 2003

Other Details


Service Oriented Architecture

Formal Language and Automata

Research Interests

Image processing 

Machine learning

Selected Publications

  1. Akila K, P.Pavithra,Optimized scale invariant HOG descriptor for object and human detection,Published under licence by IOP Publishing Ltd IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 1110,  (SCOPUS)  doi:10.1088/1757-899X/1119/1/012002 APRIL 2021
  2. Akila K,, S. Indra Priyadharshinia, Pradheeba Ulaganathana, P. Prempriyaa, B. Yuvasria,T. Suriya Praba  and Veeramuthuvenkatesh  Ontology based multiobject segmentation and classification in sports videos,  Published in Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems (SCOPUS,Annx-I)
  3. P.Pavithra, Dr.Akila. k, Indra G , Jemi Gold P “ A Comparative Analysis On Applications Of Machine Learning And Robotic Process Automation (Rpa)” published in International Journal of Grid and Distributed Computing (WoS) Dec 2020 Vol. 13 No. 2 (2020)
  4. Akila K, Dr,Chitrakala S “Highly refined human action recognition model to handle intraclass variability & interclass similarity”  article published in International Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications, March 2019. DOI 10.1007/s11042-019-7392-z.  ISSN: 1380-7501 (SCOPUS, Annexure – 1)
  5. Akila K, Dr,Chitrakala S , “An efficient method to resolve intraclass variability using highly refined HOG description model for human action recognition“, DOI: 10.1002/cpe.4856, International journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice & Experience, Wiley Publication, June 2018. (SCOPUS, Annexure – 1)
  6. K.Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala, “A Study of Illumination at Diverse Environments”,  CiiT International Journal on Digital Image Processing, ISSN: 0974 – 9586, Vol.8, Issue: 8, Sept 2016.
  7. K.Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala , N.Nandhakumar “Tracking Human Object with Motion, Temperature and Heart Beat”, International Journal for Scientific Research and Development (IJSRD), ISSN(online) 2321 0613, Vol.3, Issue:2, April 2015. Impact Factor: 4.396
  8. K.Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala, “Analysis of Skeleton Joints Descriptor for Action Recognition” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER) – Annexure II, Vol.10 No. 20, ISSN: 0973-4562, May 2015. Impact Factor : 1.8233.
  9. K.Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala, “A Comparative Analysis of Various Representations of Human Action Recognition in a Video”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Computer and Communication Engineering (IJIRCCE), Vol. 2, Issue 1, January 2014, ISSN (Online): 2320-9801.  Impact Factor : 6.577

Papers Presented

  • Akila K, P.Pavithra,Optimized scale invariant HOG descriptor for object and human detection, International Conference on Advances in Materials Science, Communication and Microelectronics (ICAMCM 2021) 19th-20th February 2021, Jaipur, India
  • Akila K, S. Indra Priyadharshinia, Pradheeba Ulaganathana, P. Prempriyaa, B. Yuvasria,T. Suriya Praba and Veeramuthuvenkatesh  Ontology based multiobject segmentation and classification in sports videos,  Sixth International Symposium on Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (ISTA’20) October 14-17, 2020, VIT Chennai, India
  • Akila K, Dr.S.Chitrakala , “Managing Interclass Variation In Human Action Recognition “in International Conference for Phoenixes on Emerging Current Trends in Engineering And Management (PECTEAM 2018) during 9th and 10.02.2018 at Pannimalar Engineering College, Chennai, 9th Feb 2018. cited in Advances in Engineering Research (AER), Atlantic press, volume 142
  • T Subetha ,K.Akila, S Chitrakala, “Silhouette based Human Action Recognition using an Efficient Transformation Technique”, International Conference on Data Science Analytics and Applications (DaSAA ), Departmnet of CSE, Anna University, 4th – 6th January 2017, ISBN:978-93-843989-3-0.
  • Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala, S.Vaishnavi, “ Survey on Illumination Condition of Video / Image under Heterogeneous Environments for Enhancement”, International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Systems (ICACCS 2016), Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore, 22nd – 23rd January 2016, IEEE Publisher, INSPEC Accession Number: 16359486 (SCOPUS)
  • Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala , “ Interpretation of Skeletal Joints movement for Human Action Discrimination”, International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology (ICET 2015), K.N.S.K College of Engineering, Nagercoil, 26th-27th March 2015.
  • Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala , “Discriminative Human Action Recognition using HOI Descriptor and Key Poses” International Conference on Science, Engineering and Management Research (ICSEMR 2014), Nov 2014, Print ISBN: 978-1-4799-7614-0, IEEE Publisher. (SCOPUS)
  • Akila, Dr.S.Chitrakala, “A study of Human Action Recognition Based on Different Visual Representation”, International Conference on Intelligent Computing Applications (ICICA), pp-125-130, March 2014. ISSN: 2278-1781

Academic Experience

  • Lecturer, Anand Institute of Higher Technology , Affiliated to Anna University ,2005-2008.
  • Assistant Professor, Easwari Engineering College , Affiliated to Anna University ,2008-2012.
  • Assistant Professor,, RMK college of Engineering and Technology , Affiliated to Anna University , 2012-2021.

Workshops /Seminars/Conferences

  • Short Term Training and Courses Attended    : 17
  • FDP, Workshop Participated  : 46
  • Webinar : 35

Achievements and Awards

  • Kalam educational trust award for Best Teaching Faculty Oct 2019
  • Produced 100% Results in “Compiler Design” during April/May 2018
  • Produced 100% Results in “Professional Ethics in Engineering” during April/May 2017
  • Best performing mentor award from NPTEL organized by IIT-Madras, for the course named iMAD  ( July – September 2017)
  • Mentor for NPTEL online Certification course for Programming in C++ (Feb-April 2017)
  • University 10th Rank during 2005 in M.E.
  • Best Student Award during 2005


  • Life member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). ID : LM 54121 
  • Member of Computer Society of India (CSI). ID : N1235423
  • International Association of Engineers (IAENG). ID : 158435
  • Universal Association of Computer and Electronics Engineers (UACEE). ID :SNM10100052179
  • Lifetime Member in International Society for Research and Development(IJSRD).ID: M4150901250