• Mr. S. Suthakar

    Senior Lecturer Gr.II
    B.Sc. [Hons] (Jaffna), M.Phil (Jaffna)
  • sosuthakar@jfn.ac.lk
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  • Research Interests: Interactive Exploration of Medical Images for Visualization on Standard PC hardware
  • M.Phil in Computer Science (Jaffna, Sri Lanka)
  • B.Sc. Special in Computer Science, First Class (Jaffna, Sri Lanka)
Postgraduate Supervision
Undergraduate Supervision for other HEIs
Resource person
Institutional Development
  • Member of IEEE
  • Member of the Science Faculty Career Guidance Cell (SFCGC), University of Jaffna (2017 to present)
  • Member of the Science Faculty Research Committee (SFRC), University of Jaffna (2017 to present)
  • Member of University Sports Advisory Board (2015 – present)
  • Member of the Board - Faculty of Science. (2014 – present)
Attended Conferences and workshops
Undergraduate Teaching
Inter-faculty Teaching
Teaching to other HEIs
  • Saahithyan, V. and Suthakar, S.: "Performance Analysis of Basic Image Processing Algorithms on GPU", In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Inventive Systems and Control (ICISC 2017), pp. 227-232, Coimbatore, India, 19-20 January, 2017.
  • Ramalingam, A. and Suthakar, S.: "Estimating and Locating the Volumes of Multiple Primary Non-Small Cell Stage-I Bronchogenic Carcinomas from Medical Images Using Specially Devised Morphological Operations", In Second IEEE International Conference in Information Science (ICIS’16), Kerala, India, 12-13 August 2016.
  • Janarththanan, J. and Suthakar, S., "Diagnosing Leukaemia Based on Geometric Characteristics of Cells in Microscopic Blood Images", In International Journal of Computing, Communication and Instrumentation Engineering (IJCCIE), vol. 3, issue 1, pp. 64-68, 2016.
  • Janarththanan, J. and Suthakar, S., "A Fourier Transform Approach for the Diagnosis of Leukaemia", In Proceedings of the International Conference on Electronics, Computer and Information Technology 2016 (ECIT'16), pp. 118-124, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 5-6 January 2016.
  • Suthakar, S., Mahesan, S.: “A New Speed Function for Level set Based Deformable Model for Tumour Segmentation in Medical Images”, International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Informatics (IJCII), Vol. 2, No. 2, 2012.
  • Suthakar, S., Mahesan, S.: “A Level Set Based Deformable Model for Segmenting Tumors in Medical Images”, proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition, Informatics and Medical Engineering (PRIME-2012), pp. 280-285, Salem, India, 2012.
  • Sotheeswaran, S., Suthakar, S. and Ratnarajah, N.: “A Software Tool for Enhancing, Manipulating and Visualizing MRI”, YSF Symposium 2011, Young Scientists Forum (YSF), National Science and Technology Commission of Sri Lanka (NASTEC), 2011.
  • Sotheeswaran, S., Suthakar, S. and Ratnarajah, N. : ”A Software Environment for MR Image Processing and Visualisation”, 10th Annual Research Session [ARS], 2011
  • Sotheeswaran, S. and Suthakar, S.: “Visualization of Brain MRI Images and Abnormal Region Identification”, proceedings of the 17th Annual Session, Jaffna Science Association, Jaffna, Section B, 2010
  • Suthakar, S.: “Visualization in 3D Medical Imaging (A report)”, Centre for Image Analysis, Uppsala University, Sweden, 2006
  • Ramanan, A. and Suthakar, S.: "Data Compression in Image processing by using 2-Dimensional Centroidal Voronoi Tessellation in Java", proceedings of the 12th Annual Session of the Jaffna Science Association, Section B, pp. 18, 2004.
  • Sabalingam Memorial Prize for the Best overall Performance in Computer Science – 2001, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka.