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Dr. Vijay Kumar

Assistant Professor

Dr. Vijay Kumar is Assistant Professor in Computer Science and Engineering Department, NIT Hamirpur. He received his Ph.D. degree from NIT Kuruksherta. Previously, he received M.Tech. and B.Tech. degrees from GJUS&T, Hisar and M.M. Engineering College, Mullana, respectively. He has 4 years of teaching and research experience in the Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. Prior, he has 8 years of teaching experience in various reputed institutes. He is working on 2 DST SERB and 1 CSIR sponsored research projects. He has published more than 100 research papers in International Journals/Conferences. He has many book chapters in international repute publishers. He has supervised many Ph.D. and M.Tech. thesis on Metaheuristics, Image Mining, and Data Clustering. He is the reviewer of several reputed SCI journals. He is member of ACM, CSI, International Association of Engineers, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology, Singapore. His current research area is Soft Computing, Data Mining, Deep Learning, Steganography, and Pattern Recognition.

Name : Dr. Vijay Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Computer Science & Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D., M.Tech, B.Tech.
Phone : 7073169619
Email ID : vijaykumarchahar@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : Dr. Vijay Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Computer Science & Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D., M.Tech, B.Tech.
Date of Birth :
Date of joining : 26/07/2019

Contact Details

Phone : 7073169619
Email ID : vijaykumarchahar@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Computer Science & Engineering

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
Ph. D. 2015 National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana
M. Tech. 2008 Guru Jambheswer University of Science & Technology, Hisar, Haryana
B.Tech. 2005 Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Young Teacher award Contribution towards research community Mody University, Rajasthan 2018

Research Experience



Research Interests : Metaheuristic Techniques, Deep Learning, Data Clustering, Image Mining
Brief Research Statement : My research focuses on Metaheuristic techniques and Deep Learning with an emphasis on designing and evaluating data clustering and pattern recognition related applications. My long-term research plan includes motivating young researcher students to undertake research in these areas. A center of excellence shall be established, where research in the area of Pattern Recognition and Deep Learning could be carried out. Various soft computing tools, websites, and teaching aids shall be maintained. Research Experience (along with teaching): 13+ Years; Sponsored Projects: 03 (Completed), 01 (ongoing); Research Publications: 100+ (71 SCI/SCIE Journals, 24 Scopus Journals, 14 Book Chapters, 15 International Conferences); Ph.D. Guidance: 08 (06: Completed, 02: Ongoing); M.Tech. Guidance: 16; Google Scholar Statistics (h-index: 29, i10-index: 58).

Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus
2014 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Variance based Harmony Search Algorithm for Unimodal and Multimodal Optimization Problems with Application to Clustering Vol. 45(6), pp. 486-511 Cybernetics and Systems, Taylor and Francis (IF=1.681) SCI
2014 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Parameter Adaptive Harmony Search Algorithm for Unimodal and Multimodal Optimization Problems, Vol. 5, pp. 144-155 Journal of Computational Science, Elsevier (IF=2.644) SCI
2014 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Automatic Cluster Evolution Using Gravitational Search Algorithm and its Application on Image Segmentation. Vol. 29, pp. 93-103 Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Elsevier (IF=4.201) SCI
2015 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Automatic Unsupervised Feature Selection Using Gravitational Search Algorithm, Vol. 61, pp. 22-31 IETE Journal of Research, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.793) SCI
2016 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar An Automated Parameter Selection Approach for Simultaneous Clustering and Feature Selection, Vol. 4(2), pp.65-85 Journal of Engineering Research, Springer (IF=0.387) SCI
2017 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Dehazing of Remote Sensing Images using Improved Restoration Model based Dark Channel Prior, Vol. 65(5), pp. 282-292 Imaging Science Journal, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.846) SCI
2017 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Modified Gain Intervention Filter based Dehazing Technique, Vol. 64(20), pp. 2165-2178 Journal of Modern Optics, Taylor and Francis (IF=1.657) SCI
2017 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Spotted Hyena Optimizer: A Novel Bio-inspired based Metaheuristic Technique for Engineering Applications, Vol. 114, pp. 48-70 Advances in Engineering Software, Elsevier (IF=4.194) SCI
2017 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar An Astrophysics-inspired Grey Wolf Algorithm for Numerical Optimization and its Application to Engineering Design Problems. Vol. 112, pp. 231-254 Advances in Engineering Software, Elsevier (IF=4.194) SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Defogging of road images using gain coefficient based trilateral filter, Vol. 27(1), pp. 1-14 Journal of Electronic Imaging, SPIE (IF=0.924) SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Single image haze removal using integrated dark and bright channel prior, Vol. 32(4), pp. 1-9 Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.731) SCI
2018 Ashish Gridhar, Vijay Kumar A Comprehensive Survey of 3D Image Steganography Techniques, Vol. 12(1), pp. 1-10 IET Image Processing, IET (IF=2.004) SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Comprehensive Survey on Haze Removal Techniques, Vol. 77(8), pp. 9595-9620 Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar A Modified DWT-based Image Steganography Technique, Vol. 77(11), pp. 13279-13308 Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2018 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Performance evaluation of 2D face recognition techniques under image processing attacks, Vol. 32(19), pp. 1-10 Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.731) SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Dehazing of Remote Sensing Images using Fourth-order Partial Differential Equations Based Trilateral Filter, Vol. 12(2), pp. 208-219 IET Computer Vision, IET (IF=1.648) SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Fourier-Mellin moments based intertwining map for image encryption, Vol. 32(9), pp. 1-17 Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.731) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar An efficient image encryption method based on improved Lorenz chaotic system, Vol. 54(9), pp. 562-564 Electronics Letters, IET (1.343) SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Gene Expression Data Clustering using Variance-based Harmony Search Algorithm IETE Journal of Research, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.793) SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Dehazing of outdoor images using notch based integral guided filter, Vol. 77(20), pp. 27363-27386 Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2018 Ashish Gridhar, Vijay Kumar A RGB Image Encryption Technique using Lorenz and Rossler Chaotic System on DNA Sequences. Vol. 77(20), pp. 27017-27039 Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Parallel Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm-II based Image Encryption Technique, Vol. 66(8), pp. 453-462 Imaging Science Journal, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.846) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Color Image Encryption Technique using Differential Evolution in Nonsubsampled Contourlet Transform Domain, Vol. 12(7), pp.1273 –1283 IET Image Processing, IET (IF=2.004) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Beta Chaotic Map based Image Encryption Using Genetic Algorithm, Vol. 28(11), pp. 1850132 (1–26) International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, IET (IF=2.145) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Adaptive Differential Evolution based Lorenz Chaotic System for Image Encryption, Vol. 43(12), pp. 8127-8144 Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Springer (IF=1.518) SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar A novel dehazing model for remote sensing images, Vol. 69, pp. 14-27 Computer & Electrical Engineering, Elsevier (IF=2.189) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Li Li Color Image Encryption Approach based on Memetic Differential EvolutionColor Image Encryption Approach based on Memetic Differential Evolution Neural Computing and Applications, Springer (IF=4.664) SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Automatic Clustering and Feature Selection using Gravitational Search Algorithm and its Application to Microarray Data Analysis Neural Computing and Applications, Springer (IF=4.664) SCI
2018 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Astrophysics inspired multi-objective approach for automatic clustering and feature selection in real-life environment, Vol. 32 (31) , pp. 1-12 Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.308) SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Binary Whale Optimization Algorithm and its Application to Unit Commitment Problem Neural Computing and Applications, Springer (IF=4.664) SCI
2018 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Emperor Penguin Optimizer: A Bio-inspired Algorithm for Engineering Problems, Vol. 159, pp. 20-50 Knowledge Based Systems, Elsevier (IF=5.921) SCI
2018 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Multi-objective Spotted Hyena Optimizer: A Novel Multi-Objective Optimization Algorithm for Engineering Problems, Vol. 150, pp.175-197 Knowledge Based Systems, Elsevier (IF=5.921) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar A comprehensive review on image encryption techniques Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar A comprehensive review of computational dehazing techniques Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Single image defogging by gain gradient image filter, Vol. 62(7), pp.079101:1-079101:3 Science China Information Sciences, Springer (IF=2.731) SCI
2019 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar KnRVEA: A Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithm based on Knee Points and Reference Vector Adaptation Strategies for Many-objective Optimization, Vol. 49(7), pp.2434-2460 Applied Intelligence, Springer (IF=2.882) SCI
2019 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Seagull Optimization Algorithm: Theory and its Applications for Large Scale Industrial Engineering Problems, Vol. 165, pp. 169-196 Knowledge Based Systems, Elsevier (IF=5.921) SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Image Dehazing using Moore neighborhood-based Gradient Profile Prior, Vol. 70, pp. 131-144 Signal Processing: Image Communication, Elsevier (IF=2.814) SCI
2019 Dinesh Kumar, Vijay Kumar, Rajani Automatic Clustering using Quantum based Multi-objective Emperor Penguin Optimizer and its Applications to Image Segmentation Modern Physics Letters A, World Scientific (IF=1.308) SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur Single Image Dehazing using Gradient Channel Prior Applied Intelligence, Springer (IF=2.882) SCI
2019 Ashish Gridhar, Vijay Kumar A reversible and affine invariant 3D data hiding technique based on difference shifting and logistic map Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) SCI
2019 Vijay Kumar, Avneet Kaur Binary Spotted Hyena Optimizer and its Application to Feature Selection Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur Image dehazing using window-based integrated means filter Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2020 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Voxel Based 3D Face Reconstruction and Its Application to Face Recognition Using Sequential Deep Learning Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Kehui Sun Color Image Dehazing using Gradient Channel Prior and Guided L0 Filter Information Sciences, Elsevier (IF=5.910) SCI
2020 Gaurav Dhiman, Meenakshi Garg, Vijay Kumar , Atulya Nagar, Mohammad Dehghani A Novel Algorithm for Global Optimization: Rat Swarm Optimizer Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) SCI
2020 Dilbag Singh , Vijay Kumar , Vaishali Yadav, Manjit Kaur Deep Convolutional Neural Networks based Classification model for COVID-19 Infected Patients using Chest X-ray Images International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Springer (IF=1.375) SCI
2020 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Vaishali Yadav, Manjit Kaur Classification of COVID-19 patients from chest CT images using multi-objective differential evolution based convolutional neural networks European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Springer (IF=2.837) SCI
2020 Aayush Jaiswal, Neha Gianchandani, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur DenseNet201 based deep transfer learning model to classify the COVID-19 infected patients Journal of Biomolecular Structure & Dynamics, Springer (IF=3.310) SCI
2020 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Voxel-based 3D occlusion-invariant face recognition using game theory and simulated annealing Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2020 Nripendra Narayan Das, Naresh Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Dilbag Singh Automated deep transfer learning-based approach for detection of COVID-19 infection in chest X-rays images Innovation and Research in Biomedical Engineering, Elsevier (IF=1.022) SCI
2020 Rajesh Kondabala, Vijay Kumar, Amjad Ali, Manjit Kaur A novel astrophysics based framework for prediction of binding affinity of glucose binder Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=1.224) SCI
2020 Vijay Kumar, Avneet Kaur, Kamlender Kaur Kaleka Spiral-inspired Spotted Hyena Optimizer and its Application to Constraint Engineering Problems Wireless Personal Communications, Springer (IF=1.061) SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Color image encryption using minimax differential evolution based 7D hyper-chaotic map Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, Springer (IF=1.813) SCI
2020 Vijay Kumar, Ashish Girdhar A 2D logistic map and Lorenz-Rossler chaotic system based RGB image encryption approach Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2020 Ashish Girdhar, Himani Kapur, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Robertas Effect of COVID-19 Outbreak on Urban Health and Environment Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health, Springer (IF=2.870) SCI
2020 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar 3D Landmark-based Face Restoration for Recognition using Variational Autoencoder and Triplet Loss IET Biometrics, IET (IF=1.821) SCI
2020 Sourabh Katoch, Sumit Singh Chauhan, Vijay Kumar A Review on Genetic Algorithm: Past, Present, and Future Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) SCI
2020 Rajesh Kondabala, Vijay Kumar, Amjad Ali Design a Synthetic Glucose Receptor using Computational Intelligence Approach Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling, Elsevier (IF=2.079) SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Rapid COVID-19 diagnosis using ensemble deep transfer learning models from chest radiographic images Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Drug Synergy Prediction Using Dynamic Mutation based Differential Evolution Current Pharmaceutical Design, (IF=2.208) SCI
2020 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar A Systematic Review on Firefly Algorithm: Past, Present, and Future Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) SCI
2021 Neeraj Sharma, Vijay Kumar, Sunil Singla Single Image Defogging using Deep Learning Techniques: Past, Present and Future Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) SCI
2021 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Densely connected convolutional networks-based COVID-19 screening model Applied Intelligence, Springer (IF=3.325) SCI
2021 Vijay Kumar, Sahil Sharma Performance evaluation of machine learning based face recognition techniques Wireless Personal Communications, Springer (IF=1.061) SCI
2021 Ashish Girdhar, Himani Kapur, Vijay Kumar A novel grayscale image encryption approach based on chaotic maps and image blocks Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, Springer (IF=1.813) SCI
2021 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Vaishali Yadav ,Dilbag Singh, Naresh Kumar, Nripendra Narayan Das Metaheuristic-based Deep COVID-19 Screening Model from Chest X-Ray Images Journal of Healthcare Engineering (IF=1.803) SCI
2021 Mahima Dubey, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Thanh-Phong Dao A Systematic Review on Harmony Search Algorithm: Theory, Literature, and Applications Mathematical Problems in Engineering (IF=1.009) SCI
2021 Vijay Kumar, Dilbag Singh, Manjit Kaur, Robertas Damaševičius Overview of current state of research on the application of artificial intelligence techniques for COVID-19 PeerJ Computer Science (IF=3.09) SCI
2021 Minakshi Kalra, Shobhit Tyagi, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Wali Khan Mashwani, Habib Shah, Kamal Shah A Comprehensive Review on Scatter Search: Techniques, Applications, and Challenges Mathematical Problems in Engineering (IF=1.009) SCI
2021 Vijay Kumar, Nitin Dogra A Comprehensive Review on Deep Synergistic Drug Prediction Techniques for Cancer Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) SCI

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2019 Kamalinder Kaur Kaleka, Avneet Kaur, Vijay Kumar Design and Development of Soft Computing Toolbox using Metaheuristics International Conference on Sustainable Computing in Science, Technology and Management (SUSCOM), Amity University Rajasthan, Jaipur - India, February 26-28, 2019 Scopus
2019 Rajesh Kondabala, Vijay Kumar, Amjad Ali Computational Intelligence Tools to Study Molecular Interactions for Drug Design International Conference on Sustainable Computing in Science, Technology and Management (SUSCOM), Amity University Rajasthan, Jaipur - India, February 26-28, 2019 Scopus
2018 Divya Agarwal, Vijay Kumar An Improved Firefly Algorithm for the Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows IEEE International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 19-22 Sept., 2018 INSPEC Accession Number: 18291091
2017 Rimmi Anand, Vijay Kumar Firefly algorithm for reliable protection in distribution networks IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing, Instrumentation and Control Technologies (ICICICT), 6-7 July, 2017 INSPEC Accession Number: 17720704
2017 Divya Agarwal, Vijay Kumar, Ashish Girdhar Lagrangian relaxation for the vehicle routing problem with time windows IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing, Instrumentation and Control Technologies (ICICICT), 6-7 July, 2017 INSPEC Accession Number: 17720704
2016 Seema Gill, Vijay Kumar Modified Grey Wolf Algorithm for optimization problems IEEE International Conference on Inventive Computation Technologies (ICICT), Coimbatore, 26-27 Aug., 2016 INSPEC Accession Number: 16620654
2016 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Improved Grey Wolf Algorithm for Optimization Problems International Symposium on Fusion of Science and Technology, New Delhi, 18-22 January 2016 -
2015 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar A Hybrid Approach for Data Clustering using Expectation-Maximization and Parameter Adaptive Harmony Search Algorithm International Conference on Future Computational Technologies, Singapore, 29-30 March 2015 -
2011 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Skull Stripping from MRI Brain Images Using Morphological Operations: A Study and Implementation International Multi Conference on Intelligent Systems, Sustainable, New and Renewable Energy Technology and Nanotechnology, Klawad, Jagadhri, India, 2011 -
2010 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Performance evaluation of DWT based image steganography IEEE International Advance Computing Conference, Patiala, India, 19-21 Feb. 2010 INSPEC Accession Number: 11155879
2009 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Digital Watermarking using SVD and Blocked SVD: A Study International Conference on Intelligent Systems & Networks, Klawad, Jagadhri, India, 2009 -

Research Projects



Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date
PI Research SmartGlucoBinder: Design and Synthesis of Small Glucose Binder Molecule using Computational Intelligence Approach SERB 23/03/2017 23/03/2020 27.19 Lacs Completed P.S. Rana, Amjad Ali ECR/2016/001231 23/03/2017
Co-PI Research Tox2020: Toxicity Prediction of pre clinical trial drug using Physicochemical Properties and Machine Learning Approaches SERB 14/07/2016 01/07/2019 25.84 Lacs Completed Deepak Garg ECR/2015/000150 14/07/2016
PI Research Design a Distribution Network for Production Company using Facility Allocation Algorithms TIET, Patiala 01/04/2016 28/07/2017 7 Lacs Completed - TIET/42-135/2013(SR) 14/03/2016
Co-PI Research DFOG20: Design and Development of an Efficient Defogging Framework for Road Safety CSIR 19/11/2019 18/11/2022 1244500 On going Sunil Kumar Singla 22(0801)/19/EMR-II 25/07/2019

Research Supervision



Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Suprivisor(s)
M.Tech Aman Paul Development of Association Rule Mining for Knowledge Analysis Using Apriori Algorithm Completed 2012 None
M.Tech Dipali Analysis of Integer Factorization Techniques Used in RSA Completed 2013 None
M.Tech Rma Agarwal Performance Evaluation of Image Segmentation Techniques Completed 2013 None
M.Tech Ritu Ganda Knowledge Discovery from Database using an Integration of Clustering and Association Rule Mining Completed 2014 None
M.Tech Pratibha Performance Evaluation of Skull Stripping Methods and Tools Completed 2014 None
M.Tech Divya Comparison of Cryptographic Algorithms AES and DES Completed 2015 None
M.Tech Ajay Goel Digital image steganography technique using discrete wavelet transform Completed 2016 None
M.Tech Seema Gill Design and Development of Grey Wolf Metaheuristic Technique with Application to Combinatorial Optimization Problem Completed 2016 None
M.Tech Manpreet Singh Design a Distribution Network for Production Company using Facility Allocation Algorithms Completed 2017 None
M.Tech Rimmi Anand Design and Development of Reliable Capacitated Facility Location for Distribution Network Design Completed 2017 None
M.Tech Divya Agarwal Development of Efficient Approaches for Solving the Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows Completed 2017 Mr Ashish Gridhar
M.Tech Avneet Kaur Design and development of Binary metaheuristic algorithms for feature selection Completed 2019 None
M.Tech Kamalinder Kaur Development of Chaotic Metaheuristic Algorithm for Engineering Design Problems Completed 2019 Dr P S Rana
Ph.D Dilbag Singh Design and Development of Visibility Restoration Techniques for Weather Degraded Images Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Manjit Kaur Development of Efficient Color Image Encryption Techniques using Evolutionary Optimization Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Gaurav Dhiman Multi-objective Metaheuristic Approaches for Data Clustering in Engineering Application(s) Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Ashish Girdhar Development of Efficient Image Steganography System for 3D Image Models Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Rajani Development of Multiobjective Techniques for Segmentation Submitted 2020 Dr Dinesh Kumar
M.Tech Lalit Yadav Development of Wild Animal Detection Technique Using Machine Learning Approaches Completed 2020 None
M.Tech Naresh Kumar Forest Fire Detection Using Machine Learning Techniques Completed 2020 None
M.Tech Pritam Verma Visual Quality Improvement using Single Image Defogging Technique Completed 2020 None
Ph.D Sahil Sharma Metaheuristic Approaches for Occlusion Invariant 3D Face Recognition Technique Submitted 2020 None
M.Tech Saloni Laddha COVID-19 Diagnosis and Classification using Deep Learning and GAN Augmentation on Chest X-Rays Submitted 2021 None
M.Tech Aniket Image steganographic model using Generative Adversarial Networks Submitted 2021 None
M.Tech Nitin Dogra DRUG SYNERGY USING DEEP LEARNING TECHNIQUES Submitted 2021 None

Patents



Title Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status
Smog Elimination System and Method Application No. 201911036469 10/09/2019 Indian Patent Office Submitted

Teaching Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To Total Experience
Lecturer Information Technology Department, M.M. Engineering College, Mullana, Ambala (HR) 30/08/2005 27/07/2006 11 Months
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, JCDM College of Engg., Sirsa, Haryana 09/06/2008 23/07/2014 6 Yrs
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, Manipal University Jaipur, Rajasthan 28/07/2014 30/07/2015 1 Yr
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engg. and Technology, Patiala, Punjab 31/07/2015 25/07/2019 4 Yrs
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (HP) 26/07/2019 -

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To
Ph.D. Coordinator Computer Science & Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engg. and Technology, Patiala, Punjab 23/10/2015 06/07/2018
Nodal Officer, Digital India National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 01/05/2020 15/09/2020
Member, Institute Central Library Committee National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 03/09/2019
Faculty Incharge, Result Processing National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 01/05/2020
Member Secretary, Senate Master Program Committee National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 19/08/2019
Convener, Departmental Doctoral Programme Committee (DDPC) National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 20/05/2020

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year
Book Chapter Digital Image Steganography Based on Combination of DWT and DCT. Information and Communication Technology, LNCS-CCIS, vol 101 Springer Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar 9783642157653 2010
Book Chapter Improving the Performance of Color Image Watermarking Using Contourlet Transform. Advances in Computer Science and Information Technology, LNCS-CCIS, vol 131 Springer Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar 9783642178566 2011
Book Chapter Initializing Cluster Center for K-Means Using Biogeography Based Optimization. Advances in Computing, Communication and Control, LNCS-CCIS, vol 125 Springer Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra, Dinesh Kumar 9783642184390 2011
Book Chapter Impact of distance measures on the performance of clustering algorithms. In: Mohapatra D., Patnaik S. (eds) Intelligent Computing, Networking, and Informatics Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Springer Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra, Dinesh Kumar 9788132216650 2013
Book Chapter MRI brain image segmentation using GSA based clustering. Research Developments in Computer Vision and Image Processing: Methodologies and Applications IGI Global Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra, Dinesh Kumar 9781466645585 2014
Book Chapter Data clustering using Sine-Cosine Algorithm, Chapter 31 in Handbook of Research on Machine Learning Innovations and Trends IGI Global Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar 9781522522294 2017
Book Chapter Soft computing based simulated model for enhancing applicability of e-governance, Chapter 17 in The Stances of e-Government Taylor & Francis Minakshi Kalra, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar 9780203731451 2018
Book Chapter Computational Intelligence Tools for Protein Modeling. In: Yadav N., Yadav A., Bansal J., Deep K., Kim J. (eds) Harmony Search and Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing vol. 741 Springer Rajesh Kondabala , Vijay Kumar 9789811307607 2019
Book Chapter Spotted Hyena Optimizer for Solving Complex and Non-linear Constrained Engineering Problems. In: Yadav N., Yadav A., Bansal J., Deep K., Kim J. (eds) Harmony Search and Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing vol. 741 Springer Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar 9789811307607 2019
Book Chapter Transfer Learning in 2.5D Face Image for Occlusion Presence and Gender Classification, Chapter 6 in Handbook of Research on Deep Learning Innovations and Trends IGI Global Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar 9781522578628 2019
Book Chapter An efficient image steganography method using multi-objective differential evolution Elsevier Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Dilbag Singh 9780128194386 2020
Book Chapter Machine Intelligence-based Approach for Effective Terrorism Monitoring Taylor & Francis Riyazveer Singh, Sahil Kumar, Vijay Kumar 9781003006602 2021
Book Chapter Green communication technology, IOT, VR, AR in smart environment Taylor & Francis Riyazveer Singh, Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar 9781003121619 2021
Book Chapter Visual Quality Improvement using Single Image Defogging Technique Apple Academic Press Pritam Verma, Vijay Kumar xxxx 2021
Book Chapter Skull stripping and Tumor detection using 3 Dimensional U-Net Elsevier Isha Sharma, Rahul Gupta, Vijay Kumar xxxx 2021
Book Chapter Distracted Driver Detection System using Deep Learning Technique IGI Global Varan Singh Rohila, Karan Kumar Barnwal, Vijay Kumar xxxx 2021

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event
Fundamentals of Deep Learning RIET, Jaipur 2019 TEQIP-III sponsored five days Faculty Development Program on “Deep Learning and Big Data Analytics” at RIET, Jaipur from 24-28 June 2019
Transfer Learning JIIIT, Noida 2019 One week Short Term Course on “Deep Learning and its Applications” from July 1 –6, 2019

Consultancy



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Profile Summary

Last Update: 13/06/2021 02:21pm
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Name : Dr. Vijay Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Computer Science & Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D., M.Tech, B.Tech.
Phone : 7073169619
Email ID : vijaykumarchahar@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/dr-vijay-kumar-chahar
Date of Birth :
Date of Joining : 26/07/2019

Specialization

Computer Science & Engineering

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
Ph. D. 2015 National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana
M. Tech. 2008 Guru Jambheswer University of Science & Technology, Hisar, Haryana
B.Tech. 2005 Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Lecturer Information Technology Department, M.M. Engineering College, Mullana, Ambala (HR) 30/08/2005 27/07/2006 11 Months
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, JCDM College of Engg., Sirsa, Haryana 09/06/2008 23/07/2014 6 Yrs
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, Manipal University Jaipur, Rajasthan 28/07/2014 30/07/2015 1 Yr
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engg. and Technology, Patiala, Punjab 31/07/2015 25/07/2019 4 Yrs
Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (HP) 26/07/2019 -

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To
Ph.D. Coordinator Computer Science & Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engg. and Technology, Patiala, Punjab 23/10/2015 06/07/2018
Nodal Officer, Digital India National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 01/05/2020 15/09/2020
Member, Institute Central Library Committee National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 03/09/2019
Faculty Incharge, Result Processing National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 01/05/2020
Member Secretary, Senate Master Program Committee National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 19/08/2019
Convener, Departmental Doctoral Programme Committee (DDPC) National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur 20/05/2020

Research Experience

Research Interests : Metaheuristic Techniques, Deep Learning, Data Clustering, Image Mining
Brief Research Statement : My research focuses on Metaheuristic techniques and Deep Learning with an emphasis on designing and evaluating data clustering and pattern recognition related applications. My long-term research plan includes motivating young researcher students to undertake research in these areas. A center of excellence shall be established, where research in the area of Pattern Recognition and Deep Learning could be carried out. Various soft computing tools, websites, and teaching aids shall be maintained. Research Experience (along with teaching): 13+ Years; Sponsored Projects: 03 (Completed), 01 (ongoing); Research Publications: 100+ (71 SCI/SCIE Journals, 24 Scopus Journals, 14 Book Chapters, 15 International Conferences); Ph.D. Guidance: 08 (06: Completed, 02: Ongoing); M.Tech. Guidance: 16; Google Scholar Statistics (h-index: 29, i10-index: 58).

Research Projects


Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction OrderSanction Date
PI Research SmartGlucoBinder: Design and Synthesis of Small Glucose Binder Molecule using Computational Intelligence Approach SERB 23/03/2017 23/03/2020 27.19 Lacs Completed P.S. Rana, Amjad Ali ECR/2016/001231 23/03/2017
Co-PI Research Tox2020: Toxicity Prediction of pre clinical trial drug using Physicochemical Properties and Machine Learning Approaches SERB 14/07/2016 01/07/2019 25.84 Lacs Completed Deepak Garg ECR/2015/000150 14/07/2016
PI Research Design a Distribution Network for Production Company using Facility Allocation Algorithms TIET, Patiala 01/04/2016 28/07/2017 7 Lacs Completed - TIET/42-135/2013(SR) 14/03/2016
Co-PI Research DFOG20: Design and Development of an Efficient Defogging Framework for Road Safety CSIR 19/11/2019 18/11/2022 1244500 On going Sunil Kumar Singla 22(0801)/19/EMR-II 25/07/2019

Journal Publications


Year Author(s) Journal Name Title & Vol. No. Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2014 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Cybernetics and Systems, Taylor and Francis (IF=1.681) Variance based Harmony Search Algorithm for Unimodal and Multimodal Optimization Problems with Application to Clustering Vol. 45(6), pp. 486-511 SCI
2014 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Journal of Computational Science, Elsevier (IF=2.644) Parameter Adaptive Harmony Search Algorithm for Unimodal and Multimodal Optimization Problems, Vol. 5, pp. 144-155 SCI
2014 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Elsevier (IF=4.201) Automatic Cluster Evolution Using Gravitational Search Algorithm and its Application on Image Segmentation. Vol. 29, pp. 93-103 SCI
2015 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar IETE Journal of Research, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.793) Automatic Unsupervised Feature Selection Using Gravitational Search Algorithm, Vol. 61, pp. 22-31 SCI
2016 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar Journal of Engineering Research, Springer (IF=0.387) An Automated Parameter Selection Approach for Simultaneous Clustering and Feature Selection, Vol. 4(2), pp.65-85 SCI
2017 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Imaging Science Journal, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.846) Dehazing of Remote Sensing Images using Improved Restoration Model based Dark Channel Prior, Vol. 65(5), pp. 282-292 SCI
2017 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Journal of Modern Optics, Taylor and Francis (IF=1.657) Modified Gain Intervention Filter based Dehazing Technique, Vol. 64(20), pp. 2165-2178 SCI
2017 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Advances in Engineering Software, Elsevier (IF=4.194) Spotted Hyena Optimizer: A Novel Bio-inspired based Metaheuristic Technique for Engineering Applications, Vol. 114, pp. 48-70 SCI
2017 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Advances in Engineering Software, Elsevier (IF=4.194) An Astrophysics-inspired Grey Wolf Algorithm for Numerical Optimization and its Application to Engineering Design Problems. Vol. 112, pp. 231-254 SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Journal of Electronic Imaging, SPIE (IF=0.924) Defogging of road images using gain coefficient based trilateral filter, Vol. 27(1), pp. 1-14 SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.731) Single image haze removal using integrated dark and bright channel prior, Vol. 32(4), pp. 1-9 SCI
2018 Ashish Gridhar, Vijay Kumar IET Image Processing, IET (IF=2.004) A Comprehensive Survey of 3D Image Steganography Techniques, Vol. 12(1), pp. 1-10 SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) Comprehensive Survey on Haze Removal Techniques, Vol. 77(8), pp. 9595-9620 SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) A Modified DWT-based Image Steganography Technique, Vol. 77(11), pp. 13279-13308 SCI
2018 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.731) Performance evaluation of 2D face recognition techniques under image processing attacks, Vol. 32(19), pp. 1-10 SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar IET Computer Vision, IET (IF=1.648) Dehazing of Remote Sensing Images using Fourth-order Partial Differential Equations Based Trilateral Filter, Vol. 12(2), pp. 208-219 SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.731) Fourier-Mellin moments based intertwining map for image encryption, Vol. 32(9), pp. 1-17 SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Electronics Letters, IET (1.343) An efficient image encryption method based on improved Lorenz chaotic system, Vol. 54(9), pp. 562-564 SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar IETE Journal of Research, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.793) Gene Expression Data Clustering using Variance-based Harmony Search Algorithm SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) Dehazing of outdoor images using notch based integral guided filter, Vol. 77(20), pp. 27363-27386 SCI
2018 Ashish Gridhar, Vijay Kumar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) A RGB Image Encryption Technique using Lorenz and Rossler Chaotic System on DNA Sequences. Vol. 77(20), pp. 27017-27039 SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Imaging Science Journal, Taylor and Francis (IF=0.846) Parallel Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm-II based Image Encryption Technique, Vol. 66(8), pp. 453-462 SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar IET Image Processing, IET (IF=2.004) Color Image Encryption Technique using Differential Evolution in Nonsubsampled Contourlet Transform Domain, Vol. 12(7), pp.1273 –1283 SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, IET (IF=2.145) Beta Chaotic Map based Image Encryption Using Genetic Algorithm, Vol. 28(11), pp. 1850132 (1–26) SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Springer (IF=1.518) Adaptive Differential Evolution based Lorenz Chaotic System for Image Encryption, Vol. 43(12), pp. 8127-8144 SCI
2018 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Computer & Electrical Engineering, Elsevier (IF=2.189) A novel dehazing model for remote sensing images, Vol. 69, pp. 14-27 SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Li Li Neural Computing and Applications, Springer (IF=4.664) Color Image Encryption Approach based on Memetic Differential EvolutionColor Image Encryption Approach based on Memetic Differential Evolution SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Neural Computing and Applications, Springer (IF=4.664) Automatic Clustering and Feature Selection using Gravitational Search Algorithm and its Application to Microarray Data Analysis SCI
2018 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=0.308) Astrophysics inspired multi-objective approach for automatic clustering and feature selection in real-life environment, Vol. 32 (31) , pp. 1-12 SCI
2018 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Neural Computing and Applications, Springer (IF=4.664) Binary Whale Optimization Algorithm and its Application to Unit Commitment Problem SCI
2018 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Knowledge Based Systems, Elsevier (IF=5.921) Emperor Penguin Optimizer: A Bio-inspired Algorithm for Engineering Problems, Vol. 159, pp. 20-50 SCI
2018 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Knowledge Based Systems, Elsevier (IF=5.921) Multi-objective Spotted Hyena Optimizer: A Novel Multi-Objective Optimization Algorithm for Engineering Problems, Vol. 150, pp.175-197 SCI
2018 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) A comprehensive review on image encryption techniques SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) A comprehensive review of computational dehazing techniques SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Science China Information Sciences, Springer (IF=2.731) Single image defogging by gain gradient image filter, Vol. 62(7), pp.079101:1-079101:3 SCI
2019 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Applied Intelligence, Springer (IF=2.882) KnRVEA: A Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithm based on Knee Points and Reference Vector Adaptation Strategies for Many-objective Optimization, Vol. 49(7), pp.2434-2460 SCI
2019 Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Knowledge Based Systems, Elsevier (IF=5.921) Seagull Optimization Algorithm: Theory and its Applications for Large Scale Industrial Engineering Problems, Vol. 165, pp. 169-196 SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Signal Processing: Image Communication, Elsevier (IF=2.814) Image Dehazing using Moore neighborhood-based Gradient Profile Prior, Vol. 70, pp. 131-144 SCI
2019 Dinesh Kumar, Vijay Kumar, Rajani Modern Physics Letters A, World Scientific (IF=1.308) Automatic Clustering using Quantum based Multi-objective Emperor Penguin Optimizer and its Applications to Image Segmentation SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur Applied Intelligence, Springer (IF=2.882) Single Image Dehazing using Gradient Channel Prior SCI
2019 Ashish Gridhar, Vijay Kumar Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) A reversible and affine invariant 3D data hiding technique based on difference shifting and logistic map SCI
2019 Vijay Kumar, Avneet Kaur Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) Binary Spotted Hyena Optimizer and its Application to Feature Selection SCI
2019 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) Image dehazing using window-based integrated means filter SCI
2020 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) Voxel Based 3D Face Reconstruction and Its Application to Face Recognition Using Sequential Deep Learning SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Kehui Sun Information Sciences, Elsevier (IF=5.910) Color Image Dehazing using Gradient Channel Prior and Guided L0 Filter SCI
2020 Gaurav Dhiman, Meenakshi Garg, Vijay Kumar , Atulya Nagar, Mohammad Dehghani Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) A Novel Algorithm for Global Optimization: Rat Swarm Optimizer SCI
2020 Dilbag Singh , Vijay Kumar , Vaishali Yadav, Manjit Kaur International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Springer (IF=1.375) Deep Convolutional Neural Networks based Classification model for COVID-19 Infected Patients using Chest X-ray Images SCI
2020 Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Vaishali Yadav, Manjit Kaur European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Springer (IF=2.837) Classification of COVID-19 patients from chest CT images using multi-objective differential evolution based convolutional neural networks SCI
2020 Aayush Jaiswal, Neha Gianchandani, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur Journal of Biomolecular Structure & Dynamics, Springer (IF=3.310) DenseNet201 based deep transfer learning model to classify the COVID-19 infected patients SCI
2020 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) Voxel-based 3D occlusion-invariant face recognition using game theory and simulated annealing SCI
2020 Nripendra Narayan Das, Naresh Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Dilbag Singh Innovation and Research in Biomedical Engineering, Elsevier (IF=1.022) Automated deep transfer learning-based approach for detection of COVID-19 infection in chest X-rays images SCI
2020 Rajesh Kondabala, Vijay Kumar, Amjad Ali, Manjit Kaur Modern Physics Letters B, World Scientific (IF=1.224) A novel astrophysics based framework for prediction of binding affinity of glucose binder SCI
2020 Vijay Kumar, Avneet Kaur, Kamlender Kaur Kaleka Wireless Personal Communications, Springer (IF=1.061) Spiral-inspired Spotted Hyena Optimizer and its Application to Constraint Engineering Problems SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, Springer (IF=1.813) Color image encryption using minimax differential evolution based 7D hyper-chaotic map SCI
2020 Vijay Kumar, Ashish Girdhar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) A 2D logistic map and Lorenz-Rossler chaotic system based RGB image encryption approach SCI
2020 Ashish Girdhar, Himani Kapur, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Robertas Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health, Springer (IF=2.870) Effect of COVID-19 Outbreak on Urban Health and Environment SCI
2020 Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar IET Biometrics, IET (IF=1.821) 3D Landmark-based Face Restoration for Recognition using Variational Autoencoder and Triplet Loss SCI
2020 Sourabh Katoch, Sumit Singh Chauhan, Vijay Kumar Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer (IF=2.331) A Review on Genetic Algorithm: Past, Present, and Future SCI
2020 Rajesh Kondabala, Vijay Kumar, Amjad Ali Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling, Elsevier (IF=2.079) Design a Synthetic Glucose Receptor using Computational Intelligence Approach SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Springer (IF=4.594) Rapid COVID-19 diagnosis using ensemble deep transfer learning models from chest radiographic images SCI
2020 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Current Pharmaceutical Design, (IF=2.208) Drug Synergy Prediction Using Dynamic Mutation based Differential Evolution SCI
2020 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) A Systematic Review on Firefly Algorithm: Past, Present, and Future SCI
2021 Neeraj Sharma, Vijay Kumar, Sunil Singla Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) Single Image Defogging using Deep Learning Techniques: Past, Present and Future SCI
2021 Manjit Kaur, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Applied Intelligence, Springer (IF=3.325) Densely connected convolutional networks-based COVID-19 screening model SCI
2021 Vijay Kumar, Sahil Sharma Wireless Personal Communications, Springer (IF=1.061) Performance evaluation of machine learning based face recognition techniques SCI
2021 Ashish Girdhar, Himani Kapur, Vijay Kumar Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, Springer (IF=1.813) A novel grayscale image encryption approach based on chaotic maps and image blocks SCI
2021 Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Vaishali Yadav ,Dilbag Singh, Naresh Kumar, Nripendra Narayan Das Journal of Healthcare Engineering (IF=1.803) Metaheuristic-based Deep COVID-19 Screening Model from Chest X-Ray Images SCI
2021 Mahima Dubey, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Thanh-Phong Dao Mathematical Problems in Engineering (IF=1.009) A Systematic Review on Harmony Search Algorithm: Theory, Literature, and Applications SCI
2021 Vijay Kumar, Dilbag Singh, Manjit Kaur, Robertas Damaševičius PeerJ Computer Science (IF=3.09) Overview of current state of research on the application of artificial intelligence techniques for COVID-19 SCI
2021 Minakshi Kalra, Shobhit Tyagi, Vijay Kumar, Manjit Kaur, Wali Khan Mashwani, Habib Shah, Kamal Shah Mathematical Problems in Engineering (IF=1.009) A Comprehensive Review on Scatter Search: Techniques, Applications, and Challenges SCI
2021 Vijay Kumar, Nitin Dogra Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Springer (IF=7.242) A Comprehensive Review on Deep Synergistic Drug Prediction Techniques for Cancer SCI

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
2019 Kamalinder Kaur Kaleka, Avneet Kaur, Vijay Kumar International Conference on Sustainable Computing in Science, Technology and Management (SUSCOM), Amity University Rajasthan, Jaipur - India, February 26-28, 2019 Design and Development of Soft Computing Toolbox using Metaheuristics Scopus
2019 Rajesh Kondabala, Vijay Kumar, Amjad Ali International Conference on Sustainable Computing in Science, Technology and Management (SUSCOM), Amity University Rajasthan, Jaipur - India, February 26-28, 2019 Computational Intelligence Tools to Study Molecular Interactions for Drug Design Scopus
2018 Divya Agarwal, Vijay Kumar IEEE International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 19-22 Sept., 2018 An Improved Firefly Algorithm for the Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows INSPEC Accession Number: 18291091
2017 Rimmi Anand, Vijay Kumar IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing, Instrumentation and Control Technologies (ICICICT), 6-7 July, 2017 Firefly algorithm for reliable protection in distribution networks INSPEC Accession Number: 17720704
2017 Divya Agarwal, Vijay Kumar, Ashish Girdhar IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing, Instrumentation and Control Technologies (ICICICT), 6-7 July, 2017 Lagrangian relaxation for the vehicle routing problem with time windows INSPEC Accession Number: 17720704
2016 Seema Gill, Vijay Kumar IEEE International Conference on Inventive Computation Technologies (ICICT), Coimbatore, 26-27 Aug., 2016 Modified Grey Wolf Algorithm for optimization problems INSPEC Accession Number: 16620654
2016 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar International Symposium on Fusion of Science and Technology, New Delhi, 18-22 January 2016 Improved Grey Wolf Algorithm for Optimization Problems -
2015 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar International Conference on Future Computational Technologies, Singapore, 29-30 March 2015 A Hybrid Approach for Data Clustering using Expectation-Maximization and Parameter Adaptive Harmony Search Algorithm -
2011 Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra and Dinesh Kumar International Multi Conference on Intelligent Systems, Sustainable, New and Renewable Energy Technology and Nanotechnology, Klawad, Jagadhri, India, 2011 Skull Stripping from MRI Brain Images Using Morphological Operations: A Study and Implementation -
2010 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar IEEE International Advance Computing Conference, Patiala, India, 19-21 Feb. 2010 Performance evaluation of DWT based image steganography INSPEC Accession Number: 11155879
2009 Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar International Conference on Intelligent Systems & Networks, Klawad, Jagadhri, India, 2009 Digital Watermarking using SVD and Blocked SVD: A Study -

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year
Book Chapter Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Digital Image Steganography Based on Combination of DWT and DCT. Information and Communication Technology, LNCS-CCIS, vol 101 Springer 9783642157653 2010
Book Chapter Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Improving the Performance of Color Image Watermarking Using Contourlet Transform. Advances in Computer Science and Information Technology, LNCS-CCIS, vol 131 Springer 9783642178566 2011
Book Chapter Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra, Dinesh Kumar Initializing Cluster Center for K-Means Using Biogeography Based Optimization. Advances in Computing, Communication and Control, LNCS-CCIS, vol 125 Springer 9783642184390 2011
Book Chapter Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra, Dinesh Kumar Impact of distance measures on the performance of clustering algorithms. In: Mohapatra D., Patnaik S. (eds) Intelligent Computing, Networking, and Informatics Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Springer 9788132216650 2013
Book Chapter Vijay Kumar, Jitender Kumar Chhabra, Dinesh Kumar MRI brain image segmentation using GSA based clustering. Research Developments in Computer Vision and Image Processing: Methodologies and Applications IGI Global 9781466645585 2014
Book Chapter Vijay Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Data clustering using Sine-Cosine Algorithm, Chapter 31 in Handbook of Research on Machine Learning Innovations and Trends IGI Global 9781522522294 2017
Book Chapter Minakshi Kalra, Dilbag Singh, Vijay Kumar Soft computing based simulated model for enhancing applicability of e-governance, Chapter 17 in The Stances of e-Government Taylor & Francis 9780203731451 2018
Book Chapter Rajesh Kondabala , Vijay Kumar Computational Intelligence Tools for Protein Modeling. In: Yadav N., Yadav A., Bansal J., Deep K., Kim J. (eds) Harmony Search and Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing vol. 741 Springer 9789811307607 2019
Book Chapter Gaurav Dhiman, Vijay Kumar Spotted Hyena Optimizer for Solving Complex and Non-linear Constrained Engineering Problems. In: Yadav N., Yadav A., Bansal J., Deep K., Kim J. (eds) Harmony Search and Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing vol. 741 Springer 9789811307607 2019
Book Chapter Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Transfer Learning in 2.5D Face Image for Occlusion Presence and Gender Classification, Chapter 6 in Handbook of Research on Deep Learning Innovations and Trends IGI Global 9781522578628 2019
Book Chapter Manjit Kaur, Vijay Kumar, Dilbag Singh An efficient image steganography method using multi-objective differential evolution Elsevier 9780128194386 2020
Book Chapter Riyazveer Singh, Sahil Kumar, Vijay Kumar Machine Intelligence-based Approach for Effective Terrorism Monitoring Taylor & Francis 9781003006602 2021
Book Chapter Riyazveer Singh, Sahil Sharma, Vijay Kumar Green communication technology, IOT, VR, AR in smart environment Taylor & Francis 9781003121619 2021
Book Chapter Pritam Verma, Vijay Kumar Visual Quality Improvement using Single Image Defogging Technique Apple Academic Press xxxx 2021
Book Chapter Isha Sharma, Rahul Gupta, Vijay Kumar Skull stripping and Tumor detection using 3 Dimensional U-Net Elsevier xxxx 2021
Book Chapter Varan Singh Rohila, Karan Kumar Barnwal, Vijay Kumar Distracted Driver Detection System using Deep Learning Technique IGI Global xxxx 2021

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)
M.Tech Aman Paul Development of Association Rule Mining for Knowledge Analysis Using Apriori Algorithm Completed 2012 None
M.Tech Dipali Analysis of Integer Factorization Techniques Used in RSA Completed 2013 None
M.Tech Rma Agarwal Performance Evaluation of Image Segmentation Techniques Completed 2013 None
M.Tech Ritu Ganda Knowledge Discovery from Database using an Integration of Clustering and Association Rule Mining Completed 2014 None
M.Tech Pratibha Performance Evaluation of Skull Stripping Methods and Tools Completed 2014 None
M.Tech Divya Comparison of Cryptographic Algorithms AES and DES Completed 2015 None
M.Tech Ajay Goel Digital image steganography technique using discrete wavelet transform Completed 2016 None
M.Tech Seema Gill Design and Development of Grey Wolf Metaheuristic Technique with Application to Combinatorial Optimization Problem Completed 2016 None
M.Tech Manpreet Singh Design a Distribution Network for Production Company using Facility Allocation Algorithms Completed 2017 None
M.Tech Rimmi Anand Design and Development of Reliable Capacitated Facility Location for Distribution Network Design Completed 2017 None
M.Tech Divya Agarwal Development of Efficient Approaches for Solving the Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows Completed 2017 Mr Ashish Gridhar
M.Tech Avneet Kaur Design and development of Binary metaheuristic algorithms for feature selection Completed 2019 None
M.Tech Kamalinder Kaur Development of Chaotic Metaheuristic Algorithm for Engineering Design Problems Completed 2019 Dr P S Rana
Ph.D Dilbag Singh Design and Development of Visibility Restoration Techniques for Weather Degraded Images Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Manjit Kaur Development of Efficient Color Image Encryption Techniques using Evolutionary Optimization Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Gaurav Dhiman Multi-objective Metaheuristic Approaches for Data Clustering in Engineering Application(s) Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Ashish Girdhar Development of Efficient Image Steganography System for 3D Image Models Awarded 2019 None
Ph.D Rajani Development of Multiobjective Techniques for Segmentation Submitted 2020 Dr Dinesh Kumar
M.Tech Lalit Yadav Development of Wild Animal Detection Technique Using Machine Learning Approaches Completed 2020 None
M.Tech Naresh Kumar Forest Fire Detection Using Machine Learning Techniques Completed 2020 None
M.Tech Pritam Verma Visual Quality Improvement using Single Image Defogging Technique Completed 2020 None
Ph.D Sahil Sharma Metaheuristic Approaches for Occlusion Invariant 3D Face Recognition Technique Submitted 2020 None
M.Tech Saloni Laddha COVID-19 Diagnosis and Classification using Deep Learning and GAN Augmentation on Chest X-Rays Submitted 2021 None
M.Tech Aniket Image steganographic model using Generative Adversarial Networks Submitted 2021 None
M.Tech Nitin Dogra DRUG SYNERGY USING DEEP LEARNING TECHNIQUES Submitted 2021 None

Patents


Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status
Smog Elimination System and Method Application No. 201911036469 10/09/2019 Indian Patent Office Submitted

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation

Expert Talks


Title Place Year Description of Event
Fundamentals of Deep Learning RIET, Jaipur 2019 TEQIP-III sponsored five days Faculty Development Program on “Deep Learning and Big Data Analytics” at RIET, Jaipur from 24-28 June 2019
Transfer Learning JIIIT, Noida 2019 One week Short Term Course on “Deep Learning and its Applications” from July 1 –6, 2019

Consultancy


Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure


Sr.No. Title Description

Honors & Recognitions Achieved


Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Young Teacher award Contribution towards research community Mody University, Rajasthan 2018