The architect of Saveetha Empire in Education, Dr.N.M.Veeraiyan, an alumni of Madras Dental College established his first milestone in education by establishing a 100 bedded multi- speciality hospital in1977 and a School of Nursing for Diploma courses in Erode. After a decade he established the now pioneer Dental College, "The Saveetha Dental College & Hospital" in the year 1988 followed by College of Nursing in1992, Physiotherapy in 1993, Saveetha Engineering College in 2001. These group of Institutions turned out to be deemed in 2005 as " Saveetha University". His thirst as an educationist never ended there hence his service is extended as Saveetha Medical College and Saveetha School of Law. His servise as an educationist doest stop there he embraces the neighbouring state to spread education and named it "Saveetha Amaravati University", Andhrapradesh in 2017.
Regards & Blessings
Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Rajesh Siddavatam
Professor Dr RAJESH SIDDAVATAM has joined as VICE CHANCELLOR of Saveetha Amaravati University in Amaravati , Andhra Pradesh .
Prior to that he working with Adamas University, Kolkata as PRO-VICE CHANCELLOR for 2 years from 2015-2017.
Prof. Dr. Rajesh Siddavatam was formerly with Birla Institute of Technology & Sciences - BITS - Pilani for 10 years He did his B. Tech from Sri Venkateswara University , Tirupati AP in 1998 and M. Tech in Software Systems from BITS Pilani in 1999. He holds his Ph.D in Computer Vision & Image Processing also from the prestigious Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS Pilani) in Computer Vision & Image Processing under the esteemed guidance of Prof. R K Mittal , DIRECTOR, BITS Pilani, Dubai in 2006. Prof. Rajesh Siddavatam is the recipient of prestigious IEEE Senior Member AWARD in 2012 and ACM Senior Member Award in 2015.
Prof. Siddavatam has total Academic and Professional Experience of 19 years out of which 10 years with BITS Pilani in various Administrative positions (1998-2008) and with Jaypee University of Information Technology for 5 years ( 2009-2013) as DIRECTOR of Image Information Processing Research Group at JUIT, Solan and as DEAN at KIIT University, Bhubaneshwar for 2 years ( 2013-2015). During his tenure at BITS-Pilani for a decade, Prof. Siddavatam was responsible for the setting up of campus at BITS Pilani Hyderabad campus starting from the inception in 2006 and till its execution in 2008.
Prof. Siddavatam has been instrumental for establishing the BITS Admission Test and in effective governance of the same. He also has vast administrative experience of 15 years in setting up the campus for BITS Pilani, Hyderabad and he was on the Advisory Committee for BITS Pilani, Hyderabad. He was on the Academic Council as Advisory for KIIT University and Jaypee University of IT.
Prof. Siddavatam was the Founding General Chair for IEEE ICIIP 2011 & 2013 - IEEE International Conference on Image Information Processing related to Computer Graphics, Computer Vision and Image Processing and 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer Graphics, Vision and Information Security. He is also the Member of IEEE Visualization and Graphics Technical Committee and IAENG.
Prof. Siddavatam is currently serving as Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Elsevier International Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation , Elsevier International Jounral of Applied Mathematics and Computation, and Program Committee Member of innumerable IEEE & Springer International Journals and Conferences Worldwide.
Prof. Dr. RAJESH SIDDAVATAM