• Has initiated to establish CSI student branch in RVCE. CSI student branch of RVCE has bagged "CSI Best student Branch – Region V" award consecutively for SIX times (2005-06, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-2010, 2010-11).
• Worked as NSS Programme Officer 2006-07,2007-08, 2008-09(Highest no. of Blood donation: 905 units in March 2007 during Voluntary blood donation camp at RVCE).
• Highest no. of Blood donation: 830 units in March 2009 (Total registration 952) during Voluntary blood donation camp at RVCE).
• RSST has recognized the service and honored with Best teacher award in Jan 2010 for International publication.
• Working as Editor of department news letter InfoBee and RVCE Magazine Spandana since 2008.
• Served in RVCE Employees Welfare Association as Office bearer at various capacities since 2002.
• Served as office bearer of ISTE RVCE chapter for two terms: increased ISTE member strength at RVCE chapter from 42 to 152.
• Recognized as "FELLOW" by Institution of Engineers
• Honored with "Significant Contribution Award" – State level recognition by CSI-BC
• Honored with "Significant Contribution Award" – National level recognition by CSI
Professional Body association
1. Senior member of Computer Society of India : serving society since 1996 in CSI activities.
2. Life member of ISTE
3. FELLOW of Institution of Engineers
4. Associate member of ACM – India
1. Published a paper in ISTE National Conference at NSIT New Delhi," Knowledge Management",18-20 Dec 2004.
2. Published a paper "Software Performance Analysis" – A study, in National Conference NAMA, at RVCE, Bangalore , 29-30 Oct 2005.
3. Published a paper "SPE – Impact of Domain Analysis on Object technologies & Architectures" in 40th CSI National conference at Hyderabad, 9-12 Nov 2005.
4. Published a paper "Knowledge Management – Self Learning System ". in National Conference on UDM at PESIT Bangalore, 22-24 June 2006.
5. Presented & Published a paper "Model checking – An automotive verification technique" in National Conference WNSIC08, RVCE, 19,20 March 2008, , page 39-45.
6. Shantharam Nayak, Shelar Avadhut Ashok, A paper titled " Legacy Systems Evolution using Software Architecture" has been presented & published in National Conference Computing, Communication & Technology (CCT 2010)" at RVCE, 22nd & 23rd Jan 2010, Page 362-364.
7. Shantharam Nayak, Venkataratna M, A paper titled "Data Center Simulation" has been published in National conference on Soft computing in Akola Engineering college Akola, Maharastra on 07-02-2010.
1. Presented & Published "PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS TOOL FOR RADIO FREQUENCY NETWORKS [web-based]", in International Conference on "Mobile, Ubiquitous & Pervasive Computing – OBCOM2006" during 18th & 19th Dec 2006 at VIT Vellore.
2. Shantharam Nayak, Dr. K V Dinesha, A paper titled " Software Performance Modeling in distributed computer systems" published in International Conference on Computer Research & Development – ICCRD 2009, July 10-12, 2009 at Perth Australia, Page 532-537, ISBN 978-1-84626-017-9.
3. Shantharam Nayak, A paper titled "Performance Optimization using BIT Torrent to Enable Real-Time Downloads" WT070, has been presented & published in the International Conference on Information Systems & Software Engineering ICISSE 09 , Dec 28-30, 2009 at Meenakshi Sundararajan Engineering College Chennai. ISBN: 978-93-80043-51-7 page 156-159.
4. Shantharam Nayak, Nischal E Rao, Bharat Joshi, Sharath Puranik, Suhas Kamath, A paper titled "Voice Enabled Desktop Interaction & Control Systems(VEDICS) presented in 1st International Conference AEGIS, University of Seville Spain, 7-8 Oct 2010 , page 40-46
National / International Journal
i) Shantharam Nayak, Dr. K V Dinesha, Published a paper in International Journal IJ-CA-ETS, April 2009, Vol 1, Issue 2-CA057 (p546-p549), "Performance Related Software Architecture Engineering[PRSAE]" ISSN: 0974-3596
ii) Shantharam Nayak, A paper titled "Performance Analysis in Networks of Workstations [PANOW]" has been published in the International Journal of Advanced Engineering & Applications IJAEA , STEPS – India, Jan 2010 (Page 62-67), ISSN: 0975-7783.
iii) Shantharam Nayak, Manjula H N, Dr. Annamma Abraham, A paper titled "Hard Disk Security using Full Disk Encryption" has been published in the International Journal of Advanced Engineering & Applications IJAEA , STEPS – India, June 2010 (Page 179-183), ISSN: 0975-7783.
iv) Shantharam Nayak, Manjula H N, Dr. Annamma Abraham, A paper titled "Performance Analysis of Hard Disk security systems" has been published in International Journal IJ-CA-ETS, )Oct 2010(page 209-213) Vol 3, Issue 1-CA039, ISSN: 0974-3596.
v) Shantharam Nayak, Venkataratna M, Dr. Annamma Abraham, A paper titled "Performance Analysis of Data center through Simulation" has been published in International Journal IJ-CA-ETS,)Oct 2010(page 246–250) Vol 3, Issue 1-CA046, ISSN: 0974-3596.
vi) Shantharam Nayak, Karthik Narayan M, Dr. Annamma Abraham, A paper titled "Balancing Load for Optimal Performance for Data Center" has been published in International Journal for Enterprise Computing & Business Systems(online) IJECBS India, Vol 1, Issue 2, July 2011, ISSN(online): 2230-8849.