About Me

  • Phone:
    (+91)4712784100 (+91)4712700777
  • Email:
    sabu.thampi@iiitmk.ac.in, smthampi.in@gmail.com

Sabu M. Thampi is a Professor at the Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala(IIITM-K), Technopark Campus, Trivandrum, Kerala, India. His current research interests include cognitive computing, Internet of Things(IoT), authorship analysis, trust management, biometrics, social networks, nature-inspired computing and video surveillance. He has published papers in book chapters, journals, and conference proceedings. He has authored and edited a few books. Sabu has served as Guest Editor for special issues in few journals and program committee member for many international conferences and workshops. He has co-chaired several international workshops and conferences. He has initiated and is also involved in the organization of several annual conferences/symposiums. Sabu is currently serving as Editor for Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA), Connection Science – Taylor & Francis, and Associate Editor for IEEE Access and International Journal of Embedded Systems, Inderscience, UK; and reviewer for several reputed international journals. Sabu is a Senior Member of IEEE and ACM. He is the founding Chair of ACM Trivandrum Professional Chapter.

  • Fabi A K and Sabu M Thampi (2020) A Psychology-Inspired Trust Model for Emergency Message Transmission on the Internet of Vehicles (IoV), International Journal of Computers and Applications, Taylor & Francis Group, DOI:10.1080/1206212X.2020.1814557
  • Elizabeth B Varghese, Sabu.M.Thampi and Stefano Berretti, “A Psychologically Inspired Fuzzy Cognitive Deep Learning Framework to Predict Crowd Behavior”, IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing, doi: 10.1109/TAFFC.2020.2987021.
  • Elizabeth B Varghese and Sabu.M.Thampi, Application of Cognitive Computing for Smart Crowd Management, IEEE IT Professional Magazine, IEEE
  • Elizabeth B. Varghese & Sabu M. Thampi (2020) Towards the cognitive and psychological perspectives of crowd behaviour: a vision-based analysis, Connection Science, Taylor & Francis DOI: 10.1080/09540091.2020.1772723
  • SALEEMA (A), SABU (MT), User Recognition using Cognitive Psychology based Behavior Modeling in Online Social Networks, Fifth International Symposium on Signal Processing and Intelligent Recognition Systems (SIRS’19), Dec 2019
  • MOHAN (S), INDU (V), SABU (MT), “Think before you post”: A Cognitive Psychological Approach for Limiting Bullying in Social Media, International Conference on Smart City and Informatization (iSCI 2019), Springer; 1122; 418-434; Nov 2019
  • GEORGE (G), SABU (MT), Securing Smart Healthcare Systems from Vulnerability Exploitation, 7th International Conference on Smart City and Informatization (iSCI 2019), Communications in Computer and Information Science Series (CCIS), Springer 1122; 295-308; Nov 2019
  • GEORGE (G), SABU (MT), Vulnerability-based risk assessment and mitigation strategies for edge devices in the Internet of Things, Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing Journal (PMC) 59; 101068; Oct 2019
  • DAS (AP), SABU (MT), Unsupervised anomaly detection in underwater acoustic sensor networks, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems 36(3); 2367-72; Jan 2019
  • DAS (AP), SABU (MT), LLORET (J), Anomaly detection in uasn localization based on time series analysis and fuzzy logic, Mobile Networks and Applications, Springer; 1-13; Jan 2019
  • INDU (V), SABU (MT), A nature-inspired approach based on Forest Fire model for modeling rumor propagation in social networks, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Elsevier; 125:28-41; Jan 2019
  • SOUMYA (T), SABU (MT), Nighttime visual refinement techniques for surveillance video: a review, Springer Journal on Multimedia Tools and Applications, 78; 32137–32158; Nov 2018
  • VARGHESE (EB), SABU (MT), A Deep Learning Approach to Predict Crowd Behavior Based on Emotion, International Conference on Smart Multimedia, Springer; 296-307; Aug 2018
  • GEORGE (G), SABU (MT), A Graph-Based Decision Support Model for Vulnerability Analysis in IoT Networks, International Symposium on Security in Computing and Communication, Springer, Bangalore, India (Best Paper Award) 969:1-23; Sep 2018
  • VIDYADHARAN (DS), SABU (MT), Evaluating color and texture features for forgery localization from illuminant maps, Springer Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications 77 21131-21161: Apr 2018
  • ATHIRA (U), SABU (MT), Linguistic feature based filtering mechanism for recommending posts in a social networking group, IEEE Access 6 4470-4484; Jan 2018
  • ATHIRA (U), SABU (MT), An author-specific-model-based authorship analysis using psycholinguistic aspects and style word patterns, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems 34(3):1453-66; Jan 2018
  • ATHIRA (U), SABU (MT), Authorship Analysis of Social Media Contents Using Tone and Personality Features, International Conference on Security, Privacy and Anonymity in Computation, Communication and Storage (SpaCCS), Springer 10656; 212-228; Dec 2017
  • VIDYADHARAN (DS), SABU (MT), Detecting Spliced Face Using Texture Analysis, International Conference on Security, Privacy and Anonymity in Computation, Communication and Storage, Springer 10658; 805-813; Dec 2017
  • NAIR (MS), RAJASREE (MS), SABU (MT), Fine-Grained, Multi-key Search Control in Multi-user Searchable Encryption, International Conference on Security, Privacy and Anonymity in Computation, Communication and Storage, Springer; 10658:814-825; Dec 2017
  • SOUMYA (T), SABU (MT), Recolorizing dark regions to enhance night surveillance video, Springer Journal on Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer; 76: 24477–24493; Nov 2017
  • DEEPTHI (PS), SABU (MT), A Privacy Preserving and Safety-Aware Semi-supervised Model for Dissecting Cancer Samples, International Conference on Computational Collective Intelligence, Springer; 129-138; Sep 2017
  • VIDYADHARAN (DS), SABU (MT), Illuminant Color Inconsistency as a Powerful Clue for Detecting Digital Image Forgery: A Survey, International Symposium on Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications, Springer; 683: 279-297; Sep 2017
  • DAS (AP), SABU (MT), Fault-resilient localization for underwater sensor networks, Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks Journal
    55:132-42; Feb 2017
  • SOUMYA (T), SABU (MT), A fuzzy fusion approach to enlighten the illuminated regions of night surveillance videos, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, 3143-3149; Jan 2017
  • SOUMYA (T), SABU (MT), Self-organized night video enhancement for surveillance systems, Springer Journal on Signal, Image and Video Processing, 11(1):57-64; Jan 2017
  • VIDYADHARAN (DS), SABU (MT), Digital Image Forgery Detection using Compact Multi-texture Representation, Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, 32; 3177-3188; 2017
  • JOHN (AL), SABU (MT), Encryption scheme based on hyperelliptic curve cryptography, International Conference on Security, Privacy and Anonymity in Computation, Communication and Storage, Springer 491-506; Nov 2016
  • JOHN (AL), SABU (MT), Mutual authentication based on HECC for RFID implant systems, International Symposium on Security in Computing and Communication, Springer 18-29; Sep 2016
  • NIYAS (S), RESHMA (P), SABU (MT), A Color Image Segmentation Scheme for Extracting Foreground from Images with Unconstrained Lighting Conditions, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Springer 530: 3-19; 2016
  • DAS (AP), SABU (MT), Single anchor node based localization in mobile underwater wireless sensor networks, International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing, Springer; 757-770; Nov 2015
  • VIDYADHARAN (DS), SABU (MT), Detecting spliced face in a group photo using PCA, 7th IEEE International Conference on Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition (SoCPaR), 175-180; Nov 2015
  • ATHIRA (U), SABU (MT), Hallmarking Author Style from Short Texts by Multi-Classifier Using Enhanced Feature Set, Third International Symposium on Women in Computing and Informatics, 284-289; Aug 2015
  • DEEPTHI (PS), SABU (MT), A metaheuristic approach for simultaneous gene selection and clustering of microarray data, International Symposium on Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications, Springer; 449-461; Aug 2015
  • WANG (GG), DEB (S), SABU (MT), A discrete krill herd method with multilayer coding strategy for flexible job-shop scheduling problem, International Symposium on Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications (ISTA’15), Springer 384; 201-215; Aug 2015
  • DEEPTHI (PS), SABU (MT), Unsupervised gene selection using particle swarm optimization and k-means, Proceedings of the Second ACM IKDD Conference on Data Sciences, 134-135; Mar 2015
  • DEEPTHI (PS), SABU (MT), PSO based feature selection for clustering gene expression data, IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing, Informatics, Communication and Energy Systems (SPICES), 1-5; Feb 2015
  • VIDYADHARAN (DS), SABU (MT), Brightness distribution based image tampering detection, IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing, Informatics, Communication and Energy Systems (SPICES), 1-5; Feb 2015
  • SOUMYA (T), SABU (MT), Day color transfer based night video enhancement for surveillance system, IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing, Informatics, Communication and Energy Systems (SPICES), 1-5; Feb 2015
  • ROSE (AA), SABU (MT), A secure verifiable scheme for secret image sharing, Elsevier Procedia Computer Science, 58:140-50; Jan 2015
  • Aiswarya S. Nair and Sabu M Thampi, Book Chapter, “Flying Ad-hoc Networks: Security, Authentication protocols and Future directions”, In book: “Internet of Things and Secure Smart Environments: Success and Pitfalls”, CRC Press, USA.
  • ATHIRA (U), SABU (MT), Dark Web and Its Research Scopes
    Applying Methods of Scientific Inquiry into Intelligence, Security, and Counterterrorism, IGI Global, 240-268; 2019
  • INDU (V), SABU (MT), Nature-inspired approaches for social network security, Nature-Inspired Cyber Security and Resiliency: Fundamentals, Techniques and Applications, IET 125; 28-41; 2019
  • FABI (AK), SABU (MT), Secure Big data Transmission with Trust management for Internet of Things (IoT), Combating Security Challenges in the Age of Big Data: Powered By State of the Art AI Techniques, Springer
  • KRISHNAN (SK), SABU (MT), Deep Learning Approaches for IoT Security in the Big Data Era, Combating Security Challenges in the Age of Big Data, Springer
  • SABU (MT), VARGHESE (EB), IoT-Based Smart Surveillance: Role of Sensor Data Analytics and Mobile Crowd Sensing in Crowd Behavior Analysis, Crowd Assisted Networking and Computing, CRC Press 45-76; Sep 2018
  • SALEEMA (A), SABU (MT), Voice Biometrics: The Promising Future of Authentication in the Internet of Things, Handbook of Research on Cloud and Fog Computing Infrastructures for Data Science, IGI Global 360-389; 2018
  • DEEPTHI (PS), SABU (MT), Trends in Mining Biological Big Data, Computational Intelligence Applications in Business Intelligence and Big Data Analytics, Taylor and Francis Group; 97-117; Jun 2017
  • ATHIRA (U), SABU (MT), Authorship Analysis: Techniques and Challenges, Handbook of Research on New Threats and Countermeasures in Digital Crime and Cyber Terrorism, IGI Global; 173-191; 2015
  • KANAGACHIDAMBARESAN (GR), MAHESWAR (R), JAYAPARVATHY (R), SABU (MT) AND MAHIMA (V), Fail Safe Routing Algorithm for Green Wireless Nano Body Sensor Network (GWNBSN)”, Body Area Network Challenges and Solutions. EAI/Springer Innovations in Communication and Computing. Springer, Cham, pp. 131-149, 2018. (Edited Book)
  • SABU (MT), BHARAT (B), PRADEEP (A), Managing Trust in Cyberspace, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, USA, December, 2013 (Edited Book)
  • RAJKUMAR (B), SABU (MT), Intelligent Distributed Computing
    Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Germany September, 2014 (Edited Book)