Papers

 

International Book Chapters:

  1. Rao R. Bhavani, Srividya Sheshadri and Laura Aswati Maciuika . “Addressing the First Teachers: Education and Sustainable Development for Children, Families and Communities through Vocational Education, Technology and Life Skills Training for Women”.Children and Sustainable Development. Springer International publishing, 2017. 319-334. Link

 

International Journals:

  1. Sooraj Krishna, Rahul E S, Rao R Bhavani. “RFID based-human localization in robot-cells for a better shared workspace interaction”.CSI Transactions on ICT. 2016, 1-7. Link
  2. Alekh V, Rahul E S, Rao R Bhavani, “Comparative Study of Potential Field and Sampling Algorithms for Manipulator Obstacle Avoidance/Path Planning For Obstacle Avoidance In Robot Work Space”.International Journal of Control Theory and Applications. 9(33), 2016, 71-78. Link
  3. Saisudha V., Seeja G., Radhamani V. Pillay, Gayathri Manikutty, Rao R. Bhavani. “Analysis of speed control of DC motor using LQR method”.International Journal of Control Theory and Applications. 9(15), 2016, 7377-7385. Link
  4. Seeja G., Saisudha V., Gayathri Manikutty, Rao R. Bhavani, Radhamani Pillay V. “Speed Analysis of DC Motor under Load and no Load Condition using CHR Based PID and LQR Optimal Controller”.International Journal of Control Theory and Applications.9(15), 2016, 7387-7394. Link
  5. RajendranSooraj, Nagarajan Akshay, T.G. Jeevan, Rao R. Bhavani. “Design and Analysis of a Parallel Haptic Orthosis for Upper Limb Rehabilitation”. International Journal of Engineering and Technology.5, 2013, ISSN: 2319-8613. Link
  6. Jamie Otelsberg, Nagarajan Akshay, Rao R. Bhavani, “Issues in the User Interface Design of a Content Rich Vocational Training Application for Digitally Illiterate Users”.International Journal of Social, Human Science and Engineering. 01/2013; 7:269 – 275. Link

 

International Conference Proceedings:
Pending publication

  1. James Jose, Rao R. Bhavani. “Bimanual Haptic Simulator for Training Hand palpation and Lumbar puncture”. Asia Haptics 2016, 2016, Japan.
  2. James Jose, R Unnikrishnan, Delmar Marshall, Rao R. Bhavani,” Haptics enhanced multi-tool virtual interfaces for training carpentry skills”, International Conference on Robotics and Automation for Humanitarian Applications (RAHA) 2016, Dec 2016, India.
  3. Arjun R Nair, Soumya Susan, S Vishnu rajendran, Rao R Bhavani. “Semi Automatic Rubber Tree Tapping Machine”. International Conference on Robotics and Automation for Humanitarian Applications, (RAHA) 2016, Dec. 2016, India.
  4. Ananthakrishnan US, Nagarajan Akshay, Gayathri Manikutty, Rao R. Bhavani, “Control of Quadrotors using Neural Networks for Precise Landing Maneuvers”, ICAIECES, May 2016.
  5. K Gokulnath, James Jose, Rao R Bhavani, “Human-In-The-Loop Industrial Robot Control by 3DOF Haptic Device”. International Conference on Advancements in Automation Robotics and Sensing (ICAARS), June 2016, India.
  6. Maya Menon, GaneshaUdupa, GJ Nair, Rao R. Bhavani. “Localization and Mapping Using Statistical Image Processing Methods”. International Conference on Advancements in Automation Robotics and Sensing (ICAARS), June 2016, India.
  7. Susan John Soumya, R Nair Arjun, Rajendran S. Vishnu, Rao R Bhavani. “Design and testing of a semi-automatic rubber tapping machine”. IEEE Humanitarian technology conference, Dec 21-23, 2016.

 

Published

  1. Unnikrishnan R, Amritha N, Alexander Muir, Bhavani Rao.“Elephants and Nested Loops: How to Introduce Computing to Youth in Rural India”.Proceedings of the The 15th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children. ACM, 2016. Link
  2. Amritha, N., Menon M. Mahima, K. Namitha, R. Unnikrishnan, Mohan T. Harish, MD Sankaran Ravi, and Rao R. Bhavani. “Design and development of balance training platform and games for people with balance impairments”.Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 2016 International Conference on, 960-966. IEEE, 2016. Link
  3. Aswathi, Natarajan Amritha, K. Namitha, Nagarajan Akshay, Menon M. Balu and Rao R. Bhavani. “Bridging the Skill Gap using Vocational Training Simulators: Validating Skill Assessment Metrics”.Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 2016 International Conference on, pp. 645-651. IEEE, 2016. Link
  4. SreeramKongeseri, SrividyaSheshadri, Alexander Muir, Christopher Coley, Rao R Bhavani. “Participatory Game design for Life Skills in Rural India: A Multisite Case Study”. International Academic Conference on MEANINGFUL PLAY, October 20-22, 2016 Link
  5. George, Amal K., M. L. McLain, Kamal Bijlani, R. Jayakrishnan, and Rao R. Bhavani. “A Novel Approach for Training Crane Operators: Serious Game on Crane Simulator”. Technology for Education (T4E), 2016 IEEE Eighth International Conference on, 116-119. IEEE, 2016. Link
  6. Babu, Sooraj K., Marcia L. McLain, Kamal Bijlani, R. Jayakrishnan, and Rao R. Bhavani. “Collaborative Game Based Learning of Post-Disaster Management: Serious Game on Incident Management Frameworks for Post Disaster Management”.Technology for Education (T4E), 2016 IEEE Eighth International Conference on, 80-87. IEEE, 2016.Link
  7. Parvathy K.R., McLain M.L., Bijlani K., Jayakrishnan R., Bhavani R.R. “Augmented Reality Simulation to Visualize Global Warming and Its Consequences”. Emerging Research in Computing, Information, Communication and Applications. Springer India, 2016. 69-78. Link
  8. Archana U.V., Rajeshwaran A., McLain M.L., Bijlani K., Rao B., Jayakrishnan R. “Game Based Learning to Reduce Carbon Foot Print”. Emerging Research in Computing, Information, Communication and Applications. Springer India, 2016. 69-78. Link
  9. Meera P., McLain M., Bijlani K., Jayakrishnan R., Rao B.R. “Serious Game on Flood Risk Management”. Emerging Research in Computing, Information, Communication and Applications. Springer India, 2016. 69-78. Link
  10. Sreelakshmi, R., M. L. McLain, Abhishek Rajeshwaran, Bhavani Rao, R. Jayakrishnan, and Kamal Bijlani. “Gamification to Enhance Learning Using Gagne’s Learning Model”. Computing, Communication and Networking Technologies (ICCCNT), 2015 6th International Conference on, pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2015.Link
  11. Christopher Coley, SrividyaSheshadri, SriramDevanathan, Rao R. Bhavani. “Ensuring training-transfer and personal performance after TVET: A strategy within the rural, Indian context for post-training engagement of TVET students for long-term success”. International Conference on Emerging Trends in TVET : Vision 2025, February18-20, 2015.
  12. SrividyaSheshadri, Christopher Coley, SheejaJagadeesh, SreeramKongeseri, SriramDevanathan, Rao. R. Bhavani. “Community Centric Vocational Education: A Strategy for Implementation of Computerized TVET Delivery in Rural India”. International Conference on Emerging Trends inTVET : Vision 2025, February18-20, 2015.
  13. SrividyaSheshadri, Christopher Coley, Rao R. Bhavani. “Training India’s first female toilet builders: An argument for improving sanitation through women empowerment and social inclusion”.International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) 2015, September 23–24, 2015, Columbia University, New York City.Link
  14. Jose, James, Nagarajan Akshay, and Rao R. Bhavani. “Learning Elementary Physics though Haptic Simulations”. Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Interdisciplinary Advances in Applied Computing. ACM, 2014. Link
  15. Ranjith, Nagarajan Akshay, R. Unnikrishnan, Rao R. Bhavani. “Do It Yourself Educational Kits for Vocational Education and Training.” Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Interdisciplinary Advances in Applied Computing, p. 40. ACM, 2014. Link
  16. James Jose, R Unnikrishnan, Delmar Marshall, Rao R. Bhavani. “Haptic Simulations for Training Plumbing Skills”.Haptic Audio and Visual Environments and Games (HAVE), 2014 IEEE International Symposium on, pp. 65-70, 2014.Link
  17. Akshay, Nagarajan, SasiDeepu, E. S. Rahul, R. Ranjith, James Jose, R. Unnikrishnan, and Rao R. Bhavani. “Design and Evaluation of a Haptic Simulator for Vocational Skill Training and Assessment”.Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2013-39th Annual Conference of the IEEE, 6108-6113. IEEE, 2013. Link
  18. James Jose, Sanker Ramesh, Nagarajan Akshay, Rao R. Bhavani, “TryStrokes: Learning on a Digital Canvas to Paint in the Real world”, Global Humanitarian Technology Conference: South Asia Satellite (GHTC-SAS) 2013 IEEE, pp. 68-73, 2013. Link
  19. Unnikrishnan, Karen Moawad, Rao R. Bhavani, “A Physiotherapy toolkit using video games and motion tracking technologies”. Global Humanitarian Technology Conference: South Asia Satellite (GHTC-SAS), 2013 IEEE. IEEE, 2013. Link
  20. Margaret Minsky, Nagarajan Akshay, Natarajan Amritha, Suresh Anila, Anjali C. Nair, AjanaGopalan, Rao R. Bhavani, “Soft Circuits for Livelihood and Education in India”, FabLearn 2013, USA, 2013. Link
  21. Akshay, Nagarajan, SasiDeepu, and Rao R. Bhavani. “Augmented Vocational tools using real time audiovisual feedback for psychomotor skill training”. Technology Enhanced Education (ICTEE), 2012 IEEE International Conference on, pp. 1-4. IEEE, 2012. Link
  22. Akshay, Nagarajan, KongeseriSreeram, Aneesh Anand, RangaVenkataraman, and Rao R. Bhavani. “MoVE: Mobile Vocational Education for rural India”. Technology Enhanced Education (ICTEE), 2012 IEEE International Conference on, pp. 1-5. IEEE, 2012. Link
  23. Joshua Freeman, Akshay Nagarajan, MithulaParangan, Dhanush Kumar, ShyamDiwakar, KrishnashreeAchuthan, “Remote triggered photovoltaic solar cell lab: Effective implementation strategies for Virtual Labs”. Technology Enhanced Education (ICTEE), 2012 IEEE International Conference on, pp. 1-7. IEEE, 2012. Link
  24. Bhavani, B., SrividyaSheshadri, and R. Unnikrishnan. “Vocational education technology: rural India”.Proceedings of the 1st Amrita ACM-W Celebration on Women in Computing in India. ACM, 2010. Link
  25. Bhavani, B., Kumar Rajamani, Kamal Bijlani, KrishnashreeAchuthan, N. Sreedha, V. Nithyanandan, J. Rahul, and SrividyaSheshadri. “Virtual media enhanced vocational education curriculum”. Computer Research and Development, 2010 Second International Conference on, pp. 280-284. IEEE, 2010.Link
  26. Venkittarayan, C., V. Madan Gopal, Rao Kartikkumar, B. S. Nitin, Nitin Madan, Kumar Rajamani, KrishnashreeAchyutan, and BhavaniBijlani. “Virtual soldering environment using touch and gesture for engineering labs education”. Students’ Technology Symposium (TechSym), 2010 IEEE, pp. 206-210. IEEE, 2010.Link
  27. Gupta, Nishant, K. Yogeshwara, RN Vinay Kumar, Rakesh Singh Bisht, YaswanthGinnela, Kumar Rajamani, Kamal Bijlani, KrishnashreeAchuthan, and BhavaniBijlani. “Virtual fabric paint environment using touch and gesture for vocational training”. Haptic Audio visual Environments and Games, 2009. HAVE 2009. IEEE International Workshop on, pp. 87-92. IEEE, 2009.Link
  28. Bijlani Kamal, ChitraPai, and BhavaniBijlani. “E-Learning in Social Applications”. G. Siemens & C. Fulford (Eds.), Proceedings of EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2009, 145-150. Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Link