Dr. Sujata S Kulkarni


  • Ph.D Electronics(RSTMNU Nagpur)
  • M.E. Electronics Engineering
  • B.E. Electronics Engineering

Area of Interest

  • Pattern Recognition
  • Communication and Networking
  • Wireless Communication Networks
  • Embedded System

Pre PhD papers published at conferences, Journals

  • Sujata Kulkarni, Personal Authentication Using Fingerprint, International   Journal of computer   Science   and   Information     Technology   (IJCSIT)   vol.4,   no   2, ISSN   0974-8385,2011.
  • Sujata   Kulkarni,   Study   of   Multimodal   Soft   Biometric   Authentication   System,International Journal of Computer Science and Application, issue II, ISSN: 0974-6285,2011.

PhD research papers published at conferences, Journals and Transactions

  • Sujata   Kulkarni &   Ranjana   Raut,   Wavelet   Based   Finger   Knuckle   and   Finger   VeinAuthentication System, International Journal of Advances in Image and Video processing(UK) 29 July, 2016. (DoI 10.14738/aivp.44.2136).
  • Sujata Kulkarni,& Ranjana Raut “Soft Feature based Personal Recognition”, 8th     International conference on soft computing and Pattern Recognition, School of IT &       Engineering, VIT Vellore, Nov. 2016, Springer Publication.
  • Sujata   Kulkarni &   Ranjana   Raut,   Soft   Feature   Based   Personal   Recognition,International Conference on Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition, Dec 2016.
  • Anush M.& Sujata Kulkarni, Multi- Biometric Authentication System Using Feature Level Fusion, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, vol.5, issue7,2016, pp. 216-223.( DOI 10.15623/ijret)
  • Sujata Kulkarni, Ranjana Raut, and Pravin .Dakhole, Recent Biometric Trait: Finger Vein   Acquisition   System, Grenze International   Journal   of   Electrical   and   Electronics Engineering, GIJEEE vol. 1, issue1, Nov. 2015.
  • Sujata   Kulkarni,   Ranjana   Raut,&   P.K.Dakhole,Vein   pattern   for   personal authentication,” International Journal of Electronics, Communication & Soft Computing Science and Engineering, 2015.( Journal Impact Factor-2.02 Indexed by- ProQuest, DOAJ and many International Bodies)
  • Sujata   Kulkarni,   Ranjana Raut &   Pravin   Dakhole, and   Finger Vein   Recognition”,Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering International Organization of Scientific Research, vol. 4, e-ISSN: 2278-1676, p-ISSN: 2320-3331 PP 32-36, 2014.
  • Sujata   Kulkarni,   Ranjana   Raut   &   Pravin   Dakhole,   Authentication   using   Correlated Biometrics Traits, International Journal of Computer Science And Applications, vol. 6,no.2, Apr 2013.
  • Sujata Kulkarni, Ranjana Raut & Pravin Dakhole, Secure Biometrics: Finger Knuckle Print”, International   Journal   of Advanced   Research   in   Computer   and   Communication Engineering, vol. 1, issue10, December 2012.
  • Sujata Kulkarni, Ranjana Raut, & Pravin .Dakhole, Identification System using Finger Knuckle Features, International Journal in Advances in Electronics Engineering, volume2, issue 2 ISSN 2278 – 215X 2012.
  • Sujata Kulkarni, Personal Authentication Using Fingerprint, International   Journal of computer   Science   and   Information     Technology   (IJCSIT)   vol.4,   no   2, ISSN   0974-8385,2011.
  • Manjari Peethala & Sujata Kulkarni “Secure Biometric Authentication using Steganography, IEEE International WIE Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering 2016.
  • Sujata   Kulkarni,   Ranjana   Raut,   &   Pravin   Dakhole “Wavelet   Based   Modern   FingerKnuckle   Authentication,” Elsevier   Publications Science   Direct   Procedia   Computer Science   (70)   (2015)   pp.   649-657.   (PII: S1877-0509(15)03265-2,   DOI:10.1016/j.procs.2015.10.101)
  • Sujata Kulkarni, Ranjana Raut, &   Pravin .Dakhole “Transform Domain   Finger Vein based Unimodal   Biometric   Recognition   System” International Conference on Communication Network (ICCN) ICCN 2015, 978-1-5090-0051-7, pp. 32-36.
  • Sujata Kulkarni, Ranjana   Raut, &   Pravin .Dakhole, “ Recent biometric trait: Fingervein Acquisition System, McGraw-Hill Education Professional Joint Conferences on ACE, AET, ComNet and PCIC 2014.IDES, pp. 236-247. (doi:10.3850/978-981-09-5247- 1_012)
  • Sujata Kulkarni & Ranjana Raut, Finger Vein Recognition, International conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology (ICAET-2014), pp32-47
  • Sujata   Kulkarni &   Ranjana   Raut,   “Identification   System   using   Finger   Knuckle Features, International Conference on Advances in Computer, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, 2012. (doi:10.3850/978-981-07-1847-3P0971)
  • Sujata Kulkarni & Ranjana Raut, Authentication using Correlated Biometrics Traits,National Conference on Advances in Computing & Networking(NCAICN), 2013.( IJCSAISSN: 0974-1011).

Post PhD papers published at conferences, Journals and Transactions

  • Darshan Kale & Sujata Kulkarni “Integrating Fusion level for Biometric Authentication system, IOSR Journal of 1Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, vol.12, issue 1, ver.1, pp 65-72, Feb 2017.
  • Sujata Kulkarni, R.D. Raut, “Soft Feature Based Personal Recognition, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing series, vol.no.614, Springer, 2017

Consultancy Projects

  • Smart Parking Management system using IoT, Minor research Grant by University of Mumbai

Work Experience

  • EUREKA Engineering Enterprises,Pune13th July 1999 to 30th Nov 2000.
  • Quality Control Engineer CMS Computers Ltd.,Pune 5th Dec 2000 to 31st May 2005 R&D Engineer.
  • Atharva College of Engineering , Mumbai 9th June 2005 to30th Sep2007 as a Lecturer Malad(w), Mumbai.
  • Atharva College of Engineering , Mumbai1st Oct 2007 to 30th May 2008 as a Fifth Pay Assistant Professor in Department of Electronics and Telecommunication, Malad(w), Mumbai.
  • Thakur College of Engineering and Technology, Mumbai17th July 2008 to 30th June 2015 as a Fifth Pay Assistant Professor ,Kandivali (E), Mumbai.
  • Thakur College of Engineering and Technology, Mumbai From 1st July 2015 to 31st Dec. 2017 as Associate Professor in Electronics and Telecommunication, Kandivali (E), Mumbai. 


  • Best Paper Award: Sujata Kulkarni, Ranjana Raut & Neha Gharat, Biometric Authentication Using Kekre’s Wavelet Transform, Electronic System; Signal processing, and Computer Technologies (ICESC) 2014.978-1-4799-2102-7. (DOI 10.1109/ICESC.2014.22)
  • Member, Best   Quality   Enhancement   Team-2009 conducted   by   National   Centre   for Quality Management, 2010

Professional Affiliations

  • Recognized UG & PG Teacher of Mumbai University in Electronics& Telecommunication Engineering.
  • Recognized Ph.D Guide of Mumbai University in Electronics& Telecommunication Engineering.
  • Advisory Committee member of International Conference on Inventive Research in Computing Applications.
  • Reviewer for Information Processing Letters.
  • Reviewer for Journal of King Saud University- Computers and Information Sciences.
  • Qualified as an Examiner of IMC Ramakrishna Bajaj National Quality Award 2015-16.
  • Auditor of ISO 9001:2008.
  • Authored book on Digital Logic Design and Application, Vipul Publication for Electronics and Information Technology, 2005.
  • Membership of ISTE, IETE, IET

Expert Lecturers delivered at Short Term Teachers Training Program (ISTE / STTP)

  • Resource person at TCET for subject orientation of CCTN (T.E.VI EXTC) ,University of Mumbai, 2014
  • Judge, Technical Paper Presentation of IETE, PATW Programm.
  • Member, Syllabus Review and Revision Committee, (R 2012) and (R 2016) for UG and PG programme in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, University of Mumbai.

Conferences and Short Term Courses Organized

  • Co-Convener, International   Conference   and   Workshop   on   Electronics   and Telecommunication Engineering in association with IET, 2016 & 2017.
  • Co convener for IET- PATW-(South Asia Level) inter college and inter network technical paper Presentation in association of IET in TCET on 7th march 2015
  • Member, organizing   committee,   National   Workshop   on   Engineering   Colloquium   at International Conference and workshop on Advanced Computing for Masters of students,TCET, 2013-14 & 2014-15.
  • Member,   Organizing Committee,   National   Workshop   on   Emerging   Trends   in Communication Engineering, International Conference TCET, 2010-12.
  • Course Coordinator, STTP on Internet of Thing: Recent Trends and Multidisciplinary Application in association with IET, June 2016.

Contact Information

Email: sujata_kulkarni{at}spit.ac.in, Extension: 386
Room No. 503, 5th Floor, Electronics & Telecommunication Department,
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology, Andheri(W), Mumbai 400058.