Rajesh Kumar is an M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Forensics. He has been working in the area of automated forensic examination for more than eight years. His area of research includes Computational Forensics, Biometrics, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition. He has published several articles in reputed journals of high impact factors.
Dr. Kumar has delivered guest lectures and invited talks at different esteemed institutions of the country. He has been associated with several international conferences as a program committee member and served as a referee for several prestigious journals including IEEE Transaction on Cybernetics and IEEE Transaction on Information Forensic and Security. He is a well recognized system developer in the area of automatic signature verification, writer recognition and alteration detection. One of his signature verification systems has been placed among the best four automatic signature verification systems around the globe.
Dr. Kumar had been associated with several reputed forensic science laboratories of the country. He had examined various highlighted cases related to speaker identification, tape authentication, CCTV footage analysis,image and video analysis, copyright act and many more. He has visited more than 60 scene of crimes of diverse nature including motor vehicle accidents, fire and arson investigation, robbery, hanging and CCTV footage analysis.
Currently, Dr. Kumar is working as an Assistant Professor (Forensic Science) at Institute of Forensic Science, Aurangabad under the Department of Higher and Technical Education, Govt. of Maharashtra.