The LNM Institute of Information Technology

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Sakthi Balan Muthiah

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Computer Science Engineering



Social Network Analysis, Bias and Privacy in the Web, Biocomputing, Formal Language and Automata Theory

Research Area

Social Network Analysis, Information Diffusion, Web Science

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Dr. Sakthi Balan Muthiah

Associate Professor

Computer Science Engineering



Degree/DiplomaInstitute/ OrganizationYearBranch/Specialization
1Post Doctoral ResearchUniversity of Western Ontario, Canada2008Computer Science
2Ph. D. Doctor of PhilosophyIIT Madras2004Computer Science and Engineering
3M.S. Master of ScienceIIT Madras2000Computer Science and Engineering
4M.Sc. Master of ScienceManonmaniam Sundaranar University1997Mathematics
5B.Sc. Bachelor of ScienceManonmaniam Sundaranar University1995Mathematics


1Nirmal Kumar Sivaraman, Manas Gaur, Shivansh Baijal, Sakthi Balan Muthiah and Amit Sheth, , Exo-SIR: An Epidemiological Model to Analyze the Impact of Exogenous Spread of Infection", accepted and to appear in The International Journal of Data Science and Analytics, Springer Nature. 2022 IndexedIn : [WoS] DOI :,
2 Arpan Gupta, Sakthi Balan Muthiah., . Learning cricket strokes from spatial and motion visual word sequences, Multimed Tools and Applications, accepted for publication, June 2022. 2022 IndexedIn : [WoS] DOI :,
3 Nirmal Kumar Sivaraman, Vibhor Agarwal, Yash Vekaria, Sakthi Balan Muthiah:, : A Metadata-Based Event Detection Method Using Temporal Herding Factor and Social Synchrony on Twitter Data., RCIS 2021: 637-643 2021 ,
4 Vibhor Agarwal, Yash Vekaria, Pushkal Agarwal, Sangeeta Mahapatra, Shounak Set, Sakthi Balan Muthiah, Nishanth Sastry, & Nicolas Kourtellis, Under the Spotlight, , Under the Spotlight: Web Tracking in Indian Partisan News Websites, . Proceedings of the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, 15(1), pp. 26-37, June 2021. 2021 ,