Dr. G. Balakrishnan, M.E., Ph.D., is the Director, Indra Ganesan College of Engineering. He completed his B.E.(CSE) from Bharathidasan University, Trichy, M.E., (CSE) from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore and Ph.D., (Image Processing) from University Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia. He has more than 15 years of Academic and Industrial experience. He has more than 60 publications in various International Journals and Conferences.
His Ph.D. research is based on thedevelopment of navigation Aid for the betterment of visually impaired. His area of specialization is image processing. He is a recognized supervisor for guiding PhD students under Trichy Anna University, Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore, Mother Theresa University, Kodaikanal. He is the advisory council member for several international and national conferences. He has won silver medals for his research contribution in various national, international research competitions.
He has delivered several counselling addresses to +2 students regarding their scopes in future. He was awarded best outgoing research award during 2006 by Malaysia University. His valuable ideas and experienced knowledge helps in the growth of Indra Ganesan College of Engineering in all aspects.