Sambalpur University Institute of Information Technology

Mr. Pradyumna Kumar Ratha

Assistant Professor

He has joined the institution on August, 2010 as Assistant Professor in Computer Science and Engineering. He pursued his B.E. in CSE degree from BPUT, Odisha in 2004, M.Tech. in IT degree from Tezpur University, Assam, and currently pursuing his Ph.D. in CSE from Sambalpur University, Odisha. He has more than 16 years of teaching experience in U.G. and P.G. engineering disciplines. His specializations are Optimization Algorithms, Machine Learning, Wireless Sensor Networks, Databases, and Data Structures.


  • Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar, Odisha, India
    • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.) (Continuing)
  • Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam
    • M.Tech in Information Technology
  • Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha
    • B.E in Computer Science Engineering


  • Teaching: 3+ yrs from P.I.E.T, Rourkela,
  • 13+ year and continuing in SUIIT, Burla
    • B.Tech: 40
    • M.Tech/MCA/MSc/M.Phil: 10/24/20/0
  • Professional Membership: IEEE Computer Network Society, IAENG
  • Subjects Taught: Programming in C, Programming in C++, Data Structures, Computer Architecture, Operating Systems, Database Management Systems, Computer Networks, Compiler Design, Pattern Recognition, Data Warehousing and Data Mining, Machine Learning, Distributed Systems, Soft Computing.


    • UGC-NET
    • GATE : Computer Science and Engineering (2005, 2006, 2007, 2011)


  • Area of Specialization:
    • Wireless Sensor Networks
    • Optimization Techniques
    • Machine Learning
  • Training/Workshop: 20+
  • Number of Journals: 01
  • Number of Conference: 03


1 Sethy, Prabira Kumar; Behera, Santi Kumari; Ratha, Pradyumna Kumar; Biswas, Preesat Detection of coronavirus disease (covid-19) based on deep features Journal Article In: International Journal of Mathematical Engineering and Management Sciences, pp. 643–651, 2020.  [Elsevier, IF: 1.6, Scopus]


1 Ratha, Pradyumna Kumar; Udgata, Siba K; Satapathy, Nihar Ranjan A Sensor Deployment Scheme for Fault-Tolerant Connected Probabilistic Target Coverage: A Trade-Off Among Coverage, Connectivity, and Fault Tolerance, In Intelligent Systems, pp. 425–437, Springer, 2021  [Springer, Singapore]
2 Sanjib Nayak P.K.Ratha, S. S. Satapathy A novel approach to discover alter GC region in bacterial genome Conference InCoFIBS-2010), 2010.
3 Nayak, S. K. ; Ratha P. K. ; Parida S. ; Mohapatra B. R. ; Mining Sequential Patterns in Bacterial Genomes: A Review Conference SRIJAN-2010., 2010.