Ms Yusera Farooq Khan has been declared qualified for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the School of Computer Science and Engineering by Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU). The candidate has worked on the topic, entitled” Intelligent Computational Framework using Feature Optimization for Prognosis and Detection of Alzheimer’s Dementia” under Dr. Baijnath Kaushik, Head School of Computer Science and Engineering, SMVDU. Ms Yusera Farooq Khan has published various research papers in SCI/SCIE-indexed journals presented his research papers at international and national conferences and published various Book Chapters. At present, the candidate works at High-end Computing Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning Lab, SMVDU, Katra. The scholar expresses his gratitude to the School of Computer Science and Engineering, SMVD University, for providing all necessary facilities and support during his research. Prof. (Dr.) Pragati Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, SMVDU, and other committee members congratulated Ms Yusera Farooq Khan and wished her a bright future.