I am a passionate and resourceful teacher with almost a decade of varied instructional experience. I consider research-driven teaching as an integral part of my academic career. My primary research interest lies in the field of biomedical engineering, machine learning and its applications to biomedical data processing and medical imaging. I plan to design techniques and develop algorithms to solve challenging problems in the field of biomedical engineering to improve the process of medical diagnosis and prognosis.
Advance Machine learning
Fundamental of digital logics etc.
Graduation In: Instrumentation & Control
Graduation From: Kurukshetra University
Graduation Year: 2002
Post Graduation In: Control and Instrumentation
Post Graduation From: Delhi College of Engineering (DCE), University of Delhi, India (Now Delhi Technological University, DTU).
Post Graduation Year: 2006
Post Graduation In: Post-Graduation in Advanced Medical Imaging,
Post Graduation From: Katholieke universiteit Leuven, Belgium
Post Graduation Year: 2011
Doctorate In: Retinal Image processing for Biomarker discovery
Doctorate From: University of Edinburgh
Doctorate Year: 2016
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Designation & Organization
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1 July. 2019- till date
1 July. 2019- 1 Jan 2022 : Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of BML Munjal University, Gurgaon, Haryana.
1 Jan 2022- till date : Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of BML Munjal University, Gurgaon, Haryana.
1 Dec. 2017- 11 June 2019
Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering of Bhagwan Parshuram Institute of Technology, GGSIPU, Delhi.
20 March 2006 – 25 April 2006 , Guest Faculty at the Department of Instrumentation and Control of Bharti Vidya Peeth College of Engineering, GGSIPU, Delhi, India
1 Jan. 2010– 18 Sep. 2010
Senior Lecturer at the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering of Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology (M.A.I.T), GGSIPU, Delhi, India.
8 Sept. 2004- 4 April 2006 , Guest Faculty at the Department of Electrical Engineering of Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi University, Delhi, India.
1 Aug. 2006 – 31 Dec. 2009
Lecturer at the Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering of Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology (M.A.I.T), GGSIPU, Delhi, India.
13 Aug. 2003 – 31 July 2004
Lecturer at the Department of Electrical and Electronics of APEEJAY College of Engineering, MDU (Rohtak), Gurgaon, Haryana, India
1 July 2002 – 10 Aug. 2003
Graduate Engineer Trainee at SlachHydratecs Equipment Pvt. Ltd, Delhi, India
Biomedical Image processing
Devanjali Relan and Rishi Relan , ” Unsupervised Sorting of Retinal Vessels Using Locally Consistent Gaussian Mixtures ” in Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine,Volume 199, 2021, 105894, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmpb.2020.105894.
Abirami Veluchamy, Lucia Ballerini, Veronique Virt, Caroline Hayward, Katharina E Schraut, Peter K Joshi, Harry Campbell, Mirna Kirin, Devanjali Relan, Sarah Harris, et al. “Novel locus influencing retinal venular tortuosity is also associated with risk of coronary artery disease”, Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, American Heart Association Journal., 39, no. 12 (2019): 2542-2552
Relan, Devanjali, Lucia Ballerini, Emanuele Trucco, and Tom MacGillivray. “Using orthogonal locality preserving projections to find dominant features for classifying retinal blood vessels.” Multimedia Tools and Applications (2018): 1-21.
Relan, D., and R. Relan. “Multiscale self-quotient filtering for an improved unsupervised retinal blood vessels characterisation.” Biomedical Engineering Letters 8.1 (2018): 59-68.
Outstanding reviewer (2017) for the journal of Computers in Biology and Medicine, ELSEVIER
Awarded full funding (including flight, accommodation, and local expenses) to attend the “Graduate Summer School “Computer Vision” during July 22 – August 9, 2013, at National Science Foundation (NSF) funded Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM),University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA.
Research Paper Award, BML Munjal University in 2020 and 2021
Best Teacher Award, BML Munjal University in 2021
Leverhulme Trust Scholarship (~ £95000, 2012-2015) for pursuing PhD on ‘Discovery of a retinal biomarker for genetics with large cross-linked datasets’ at the University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
One year (2011-2012) Pre-Doctoral research scholarship by Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium for conducting research at the Molecular Small Animal Imaging Centre (MOSAIC) of the KU Leuven.
Selected for “Summer Research Faculty Fellow Programme-2009” at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India for research on the topic “Differential Evolution Techniques”.