Dr Shivanand S Gornale has completed M. Sc. in Computer Science. M. Phil in Computer Science from University of Pune, in 2009 under the guidance of Dr. K V Kale and has been recognized as research guide for Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from Rani Channamma University, Belagavi and Jain University Bangalore. He has published more than 65 research papers in various National and International Journals and conferences. He is a Fellow of IETE New Delhi, life Member of CSI, Life Member if Indian Unit of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (IPRA), Member of Indian Association for Research in Computer Science (IARCS), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai, Member of International Association of Computer Science and information Technology (IACS&IT) Singapore, Member of International Association for Engineers;, Hong Kong, member of Computer Science Teachers’ Association, USA, Life Member of Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Kolkata-India. Presently he is working as Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Rani Channamma University, Belagavi-Karnataka. His research area of interest is Digital Image Processing, Pattern Recognition and Biometric analysis.