Dr. C.K. Raju

Dr C K Raju


Have a professional working experience spanning over 26 years (1991 onwards) in diverse roles mostly involving teaching at UG and PG levels. This includes a tenure in Indian Air Force in roles of... Read More

B.Tech (hons) in Computer Sc & Engineering from Govt Engineering College, Thrissur (Univ of Calicut)

M.S in Software Systems from BITS, Pilani

PhD from IIT Kharagpur (Thesis : Enhancing Secureness and Sustainability of Software in Public Applications.)

1991-1993 - Teaching at undergraduate and graduate level at GEC Thrissur, LBS Centre Thrissur

1993-1999 - Commissioned in Indian Air Force as Aeronautical Engineer (air-defence ground communication)

1999-2000 - Technical Head, Cyber Creations Pvt Ltd IT

2001-2003 - Associate Prof in IT (for local self-government institutions), KILA, Thrissur

2003-2017 - Head, Dept of IT, MES College of Engineering, Kuttippuram

2017 onwards - Dept of CSE, Jyothi Engineering College, Cheruthuruthy, Thrissur

Areas of Specialization

Software Systems, Computer and Information Systems, Software Secureness and Software Sustainability 

Areas of Interest

(i) Pattern Recognition, Machine Learning, and Social Networks.

(ii) Android OS development based on Nougat 7.1 for popular Smartphones

(iii) TWRP - Recovery Image Development for Smartphones

(iv) Fennec (Firefox Alpha for Smartphones) Development

Sno. Achievement Year

Cloned a working prototype of NREGASoft (software used in MGNREGS) using Free Software.


Android-OS (LineageOS) development for Yu-Yuphoria


LineageOS development from Android sources for Yu Yutopia and Lenovo Vibe K5.


Recovery image (TWRP version 3.1.1) developed for Yu Yuphoria, hosted at androidfilehost.com . Recovery image is needed for burning any external operating system on android devices. Official support by TWRP project for Yu Yuphoria is yet to be launched.


Android OS (LineageOS) on Nougat 7.1.2 developed for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, ROMs hosted on public (androidfilehost) server.


Developed LineageOS based on Android 8.0 for Redmi Note 4. ROM files are hosted at public repository at androidfilehost.com


  • Synthesis of sustainability and secureness of software in public applications using deductive-nomological model. by C. K. Raju, Ashok Mishra, and P. B. S. Bhadoria ACM Digital Library, New York, NY, USA, pp 579-588 (2012)
  • Enhancing Sustainability of Software - A Case-Study with Monitoring Software for MGNREGS in India by Raju, C. K. and Mishra, Ashok Communications in Computer and Information Science, Springer Berlin Heidelberg Vol 191, 223 - 233 (2011)
  • Software Secureness for Users - Significance in Public ICT Applications by Raju, C. K. and Bhadoria, P. B. S. Communications in Computer and Information Science, Springer Berlin Heidelberg Vol 193, 211 - 222 (2011)

Organised two International Conferences - ICIST 2007 and ICIST 2011

Sno. Projects Guided Year

Building LineageOS for Lenovo Vibe K5 from Android sources.


Building 16-bit microprocessor from NAND gates

Performance analysis of multi-core and multi-node architecture

Building CyanogenMod ROM from Android sources


Automatic address analyser for handwritten post-cards

Automatic analyser for aesthetic fonts used in sign-boards



OCR for Arabic fonts