Dr. D. Uma is a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, PES University. She has over 25 years of association with P. E. S. Institutions. She has 27 years of teaching experience and 17 years of research experience. She obtained her Bachelor's degree from Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu in 1993 and Master's degree from Bharathiar University in 1995. She has obtained her Doctoral degree from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, Karnataka during 2011. She also obtained M. Tech. in Information Technology from Karnataka State Open University, Mysore, Karnataka during 2015. Her research areas include Data Science, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Natural Language Processing. She has several journal articles, national and international conference publications to her credit.