Dr. Selvanayaki Kolandapalayam Shanmugam
Dr. Selvanayaki Kolandapalayam Shanmugam
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
213, Patterson Instructional Technology Center
Dr. Selvanayaki Kolandapalayam Shanmugam
Assistant Professor of Computer Science


  • Joined the Ashland University faculty in 2021 and teaches courses in Computer Science.
  • Prior to joining AU, served as Associate Professor for Computer Science in Concordia University (2018 – 2021) and various teaching positions in academic institutions from 2002. She is a dedicated professional with a proven ability to teach, motivate and direct students to maximum learning performance by encouraging a positive and energetic classroom environment.
  • Research interest include Image Processing, Video Processing, Machine Learning with applications to Surveillance Systems, Data Analytics, Applications of Computing and Information Technologies to Societal benefits problems. Her focus on machine learning algorithms and visualization techniques guides her interests in interpretable machine learning models of Covid-19 Datasets.
  • She received Young Investigator Award in the International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Techno Sciences by IRNET.
  • She serves as reviewer in Springer, Elsevier and other reputed journals and member of Technical Committees in International Conferences.


Anna University, Ph.D. in Computer Science
Bharathidasan University, M.Phil. in Computer Science
Bharathiar University, M.C.A in Computer Applications
Bharathiar University, B.S. in Mathematics