Ganeshsree Selvachandran


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PhD projects

1) Biomedical imaging using deep convolutional neural networks
2) Financial data forecasting
3) Environmental data forecasting
4) Fuzzy computation - developing hybrid fuzzy models


Research activity per year

Personal profile


Dr. Ganeshsree Selvachandran is a Professor at the School of Business, Monash University Malaysia (MUM). She received the Ph.D. degree in Mathematics (specializing in Pure Mathematics) from the National University of Malaysia (UKM) in 2013. She serves as the editor of five international journals, including the well-known Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Elsevier (IF: 8.0), and Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier (IF: 4.3). She is also an active reviewer for more than 30 international journals indexed in the Web of Science and Scopus, and has reviewed more than 150 papers for these journals thus far. She has served as a member of the scientific review committee for several local and international conferences. She is a prolific researcher in the areas of fuzzy mathematics, artificial intelligence, deep learning, and computational intelligence, and have thus far authored more than 90 research articles and conference papers in these areas. In 2019, she was ranked no. 6 in the World's Top Authors in the areas of fuzzy sets, fuzzy systems, and complex fuzzy by Scopus, Elsevier. In recognition of her expertise in fuzzy mathematics, artificial intelligence, deep learning, and computational intelligence, she was appointed as a member of the Special Interest Group on Blue Economy (Oceanography) of the Malaysian Academy of Sciences (ASM) in April 2020, and was part of the team that published the Position Paper on Blue Economy in 2022. To date, she has successfully obtained research grants totaling more than MYR880,000 that includes four Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) grants from the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia, 1 industry grant from MTSFB, and 1 professorial chair grant from PNB. She has also received numerous internal, national, and international awards for her excellence in research and academics. 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Pure Mathematics, Doctor of Philosophy , Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (National University of Malaysia)

Jul 2010Apr 2013

Award Date: 26 Oct 2013

Pure Mathematics, Master of Science, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (National University of Malaysia)

Jul 2009Jun 2010

Award Date: 10 Aug 2010

Mathematics, Bachelor of Science (Hons), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (National University of Malaysia)

Jun 2006May 2009

Award Date: 19 Aug 2009

External positions

Adjunct Professor, Symbiosis International University

1 Mar 20231 Mar 2025

Research area keywords

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Fuzzy mathematics
  • Deep learning
  • Machine learning
  • Image processing
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Computational intelligence and neural networks
  • Neural Networks
  • Evolutionary computing
  • Fuzzy computation
  • Fuzzy Logic

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