About RACIS 2018
Welcome to the official website of the National Conference on Recent Advancements in Computing and Information Science 2018 (RACIS ’18) scheduled to be held at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad, Kerala on 19th and 20th of January 2018.
Computing in the most simplest of terms is the method of using computers to accomplish a task. The field of computing includes computer engineering, software engineering, computer science, information systems, and information technology. The field of information science brings together and uses the theories, principles, techniques and technologies of a variety of disciplines toward the solution of information problems. The objective of this national conference is to provide a forum for researchers, academicians, industry practitioners and students to interact, exchange and share their experiences, ideas and research results about all aspects in the field of computing and information science as well as to identify emerging research topics and define future directions in these fields.
About Computer Science & Engineering Department
The department of computer science & engineering is the latest addition to the Institution in the academic year 1999 - 2000. Identification of India as a potential source of computer professionals and keeping in mind the employment potential in this sector, the department aims at providing competent professionals to contribute its share to this technology boom. Faculty members and supporting staff with rich experience are appointed in the department.
N S S College of Engineering, Palakkad is one of the most reputed, premier engineering educational Institution in Kerala. Founded in 1960 by Nair Service Society under the leadership of late Bharatha Kesari Mannathu Padmanabhan, during the second five year plan with the assistance of the Central and State Government under the grant-in-aid scheme, affiliated to the Kerala Technological University, the College has an enviable heritage and legacy of grooming brilliant engineering professionals who later made their mark in industrial and other sectors of the country and abroad.
Situated in NSS Nagar at Akathethara, 9 km from Palakkad town, the Campus is easily accessible, being only 4 km from the Palakkad Railway Junction, and is only 5 km from the renowned Malampuzha Gardens. Nearest Airports are at Coimbatore (55Kkm) and Cochin International (110 Km). Spread over 125 Acres, it includes an Administrative Block, Separate blocks for each Department, A Library block and four Hostels including one for Ladies. Nestling among verdant foothills, this is a tranquil and serene setting for higher education.