Brief Bio
Education:
  • PhD [Computer Science], ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior (ABV-IIITM), Jan 2010 - Sep 2014.
    Supervisor: Prof. Anupam Shukla and Dr. Mahua Bhattacharya.

  • MTech [Information Technology], ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior (ABV-IIITM), June 2005 - May 2007.
    Supervisor: Prof. Aditya Trivedi.

  • BTech [Information Technology], Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi. June 2000 - May 2004.
Research Interests:
  • Machine Learning and Data Mining.
  • Optimization using softcomputing techniques (GA, DE, PSO, ACO).
  • Combinatorial Problems.
  • Parallel Algorithms.
  • Modelling and Simulation.
  • Bioinformatics (Protein Folding, Drug Discovery and Next Gen Seq)
Positions:
  • Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering Department, Thapar University, Patila, Punjab. Jan 2015 - Present.

  • Project Scientist, Supercomputing Facility for Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (SCF-Bio), IIT Delhi, India. April 2013 - Dec 2014.
    Mentor: Prof. B Jayaram.

  • Research Assistant, Supercomputing Facility for Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (SCF-Bio), IIT Delhi, India. Oct 2012 - Jan 2013.
    Mentor: Prof. B Jayaram.

  • Research Assistant, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, WB, India. Sep 2011 - Nov 2011.
    Mentor: Prof. MK Tiwari.

  • Subject Matter Expert (SME), Amdocs, Pune. June 2007 - Dec 2009.

Current Students
PhD Students
    Jasminder Sandhu

    Jasminder Sandhu, Co-Supervisor with Dr. Anil Kr Verma,
    Area: Network Reliability and Machine Learning
    Thesis Title: Dependability Evaluation of Wireless Sensor Networks
    Date of Registration: July 2014
    Email: jasminder2011[at]gmail.com

    Ravneet Kaur

    Ravneet Kaur, Co-Supervisor with Dr. Ravinder Kumar,
    Area: Time Series Analysis and Machine Learning
    Thesis Title: Efficient Forecasting of Crop Water Demand
    Date of Registration: July 2014
    Email: rksidhu37[at]gmail.com

    Nishtha Hooda

    Nishtha Hooda, Co-supervisor with Dr. Seema Bawa,
    Area: Big Data Analytics and Machine Learning
    Thesis Title: Ensemble Machine Learning Framework for Big Data Analytics
    Date of Registration: Jan 2015
    Email: 27nishtha[at]gmail.com

    Divya Khanna

    Divya Khanna,
    Area: Antigenic Epitopes, Machine Learning
    Thesis Title: Ensemble Approach for Antigenic Epitopes Prediction using Physicochemical Properties
    Date of Registration: Jan 2015
    Email: divyakhanna1991[at]gmail.com

    Vishan Gupta

    Vishan Gupta,
    Area: Drug Toxicity and Machine Learning
    Thesis Title: Toxicity Predictoion of Drug Molecule and Machine Learning
    Date of Registration: July 2015
    Email: vishangupta[at]gmail.com

    Harpreet Singh

    Harpreet Singh, Co-Supervisor with Dr. Urvinder Singh,
    Area: Drug Synergy and Machine Learning
    Thesis Title: Drug Synergy for Cancer using Computational Intelligence Techniques
    Date of Registration: Jan 2016
    Email: akalharpreet[at]gmail.com

    Arun Rana

    Arun Rana,
    Area: Genomics and Machine Learning
    Date of Registration: Jan 2017
    Email: arun.vsrana[at]gmail.com

ME/MTech Student

Abhishek Kapoor
 
Abhishek Kapoor (2015-17)
Area: Chemical Kinetics, Machine Learning
Thesis Title: NA
Email: kapoorabhishek43[at]gmail.com
 
Jagmeet Kaur
 
Jagmeet Kaur (2015-17)
Area: Drug Toxicity, Machine Learning
Thesis Title: NA
Email: jagmeetkaurtiet[at]gmail.com
 
Akash Shrivastava
 
Akash Shrivastava (2015-17)
Area: Drug Synergy, Machine Learning
Thesis Title: NA
Email: akashshrivastava0406[at]gmail.com
 
Kanika Sharma
 
Kanika Sharma (2015-17)
Area: Benchmarking of Machine Learning Models
Thesis Title: NA
Email: skanika38[at]gmail.com
 

BE/BTech Student

  1. Abhishek Gupta, br>Area: Machine Learning.
  2. Arush Nagpal,
    Area: Machine Learning, Parallel Computing and Microarray Data Analysis.

Past Students
  1. Manish Kumar, MTech 2014-2016,
    Thesis Title: "NA", Click Here for Thesis Report
  2. Dipali Singla, MTech 2014-2016,
    Thesis Title: "NA", Click Here for Thesis Report
  3. Shivendra Singh, MTech 2014-2016,
    Thesis Title: "NA", Click Here for Thesis Report
  4. Ashish Pannu, MTech 2013-2015,
    Thesis Title: "NA", Click Here for Thesis Report
  5. Sahil Sharma, MTech 2013-2015,
    Thesis Title: "NA", Click Here for Thesis Report