Dr. K. Shankar

Department of Computer Applications
Alagappa University Karaikudi – 630 002, Tamil Nadu, India
Mobile : (+91) 9942725200
Email: drkshankar@ieee.org, shankarcrypto@gmail.com, shankarkpdf@alagappauniversity.ac.in

Dr. K. Shankar (Member, IEEE) is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow with Department of Computer Applications, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, India. He has authored/coauthored over 82 ISI Journal articles (with total Impact Factor 200+) and more than 100 Scopus Indexed Articles.  He has guest-edited several special issues at many journals published by SAGE, TechScience, Inderscience and MDPI. He has served as Guest Editor and Associate Editor in SCI, Scopus indexed journals like Elsevier, Springer, IGI, Wiley & MDPI. He has served as chair (program, publications, Technical committee and track) on several International conferences. He has delivered several invited and keynote talks, and reviewed the technology leading articles for journals like Scientific Reports – Nature, the IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, the IEEE Access and the IEEE Internet of Things. He has authored/edited Conference Proceedings, Book Chapters, and 3 books published by Springer. He has been a part of various seminars, paper presentations, research paper reviews, and convener and a session chair of the several conferences. He displayed vast success in continuously acquiring new knowledge and applying innovative pedagogies and has always aimed to be an effective educator and have a global outlook.  His current research interests include Healthcare applications, Secret Image Sharing Scheme, Digital Image Security, Cryptography, Internet of Things, and Optimization algorithms.


Cumulative Impact Factor – 241.646


SCI/SCIE articles


Scopus articles


Books Published


WoS articles


Patent Filed


Book Chapters

Book ISBN: 978-3-030-20816-5

K. Shankar
Mohamed Elhoseny

Book ISBN: 978-3-030-55832-1

Aboul Ella Hassanien
Aditya Khamparia
Deepak Gupta
K. Shankar
Adam Slowik

Book ISBN: 9780367744977

K. Shankar
Eswaran Perumal
Deepak Gupta

Book ISBN: 9780367439255

Mohamed Elhoseny
K. Shankar
Mohamed Abdle-Basset

Book ISBN: 9789389125603

Laxmi Lydia E
K. Shankar
S.Sheeba Rani
Lakshmanaprabu S.K