SHANKARA RESEARCH CENTRE IN INFORMATION SCIENCE the Research centre of CSE Dept was inaugurated by Dr. A.P. J. Abdul Kalam (Ex President of India)on Oct 2009.The centre focuses on the following areas-Information Security ,Data mining and Image processing. The PG students and staff of the centre in collaboration with external research scholars, organize various seminars, presentations of research papers in national and international conferences and do research projects. Some of the research projects being carried out in Information security are as follows:
1.Network forensic Investigation of HTTPS Protocol
2. SQL injection prevention for stored procedure.
The centre in association with various research organization like C-DAC Trivandrum,IIIT-TVM and IT companies like Infosys, TCS etc to develop various software and tools. The centre also provides consultancy & training in the area of Information security ,Data Mining ,Business Intelligence etc. The centre is presently being executed a cloud computing facility to do research projects in the area of security in cloud computing. The centre is fully equipped with higher end networking and computing infrastructures with digital, libraries, E-Books, E-Journals etc. Various development tools ,including hacking tools has been carried out in association with IIT Gorakhpur and training is provided to students in areas of Information security on a regular basis.