(1) CSE Department, MSRIT
, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
Raol (emeritus, M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology (MSRIT
) in Bangalore, India) and Gopal (CSIR, South Africa) authored or co-authored a large number of the chapters, joining their expertise with contributions from others.
Gautham, Lecturer, Department of Community Medicine, M S Ramaiah Medical College, MSRIT
Post, Mathikere, Bangalore, India-560054 (Tel: + 91-9632244780; e-mail: gauthammsrmc@gmail.
The authors thank Management and students of MSRIT
, MSRSAS, BIT, Bangalore and JSSATE--Bangalore for the cooperation and encouragement during the present study and research.
The 10 teams which qualified to the finals were from BITS Pilani, MIT Manipal, HIT Kolkata, NIT Rourkela, KIIT Bhubaneshwar, IIT Kharagpur, MSRIT
Bangalore and IIIT Hyderabad.