Shyam S. Kamath



Date of Joining at NITK: 

Thursday, September 10, 1992

Professional Experience: 

Total 30 Years and at NITK 30 Years

Contact Details




Academic Background
  • Ph.D (Karnatak University, Dharwad) & Year of Completion: 1991
  • M.Sc. (Karnataka University, Dharwad) & Year of Passing: 1986
  • B.Sc., (Karnatak University, Dharwad) & Year of Passing: 1984
Areas of Interest
  • Graph Theory 
  • Combinatorics
Supervision of Ph.D

Completed-05,  Ongoing-03

Sl.No. Name Date of Completion
1 Ravishankar Bhat 2007
2 Saroja R. Hebbar 23/11/2009
3 Udaya Kumar K. Shenoy 21/12/2009
4 Prameela Kolake 03/02/2015
5 Rashmi M 16/07/2021
  1. Qualified UGC-NET in 1986.
  2. Third Rank to the University in M.Sc. in 1986
  3. Guided a major project in house on the automation of Placement activities in NITK.
  4. Guided and managed the complete software part of the NIMCET-2008 (Admission Test for MCA in NIT’s). For the first time, the applications were received online and processed.
  5. Guided and managed (Technical Lead)  the complete software part of the NIMCET-2018 (Admission Test for MCA in NIT’s).
  6. Instrumental in setting up robust Campus WiFi network and increasing the bandwidth of the Internet Leased Lines.
Significant Publications


  1.  Mixed Domination in Graphs, E. Sampathkumar and S. S. Kamath, Sankhya (Special Volume) 54, (1992), 399-402.
  2. On Strong/ Weak Independent Sets and Vertex Coverings of a Graph, S. S. Kamath and R. S. Bhat, Discrete Mathematics (Elsevier), 307 (9-10), 2007, 1136-1145.
  3. Maximin Degree Domination Number in Graphs and its critical aspects, S. S. Kamath and Prameela Kolake, International Electronic Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 6, No.3, (2013), 139-158.

Contact us

Dr. P. Sam Johnson, Professor and Head
Department of MACS, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2474048

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