Dr. Surjit Singh

Assistant Professor-I

Specialization

Advanced Computer Networks, WSNs, Internet of Things, Blockchain Technologies, and Computational Intelligence.

Email

surjit.singh@thapar.edu

Specialization

Advanced Computer Networks, WSNs, Internet of Things, Blockchain Technologies, and Computational Intelligence.

Email

surjit.singh@thapar.edu

Biography:

Surjit Singh is currently working as an Assistant Professor and M.E. Coordinator in Computer Science and Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, since 2019. He has also worked as an Assistant Professor in NIT Kurukshetra, AIMT Greater Noida, IILM-CET Greater Noida, GLA University Mathura. He has 13 years of UG & PG teaching and research experience.

He has obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India. He holds M.Tech. degree with Distinction and B.Tech. degree with Honors in Computer Engineering. He was the State Board Topper during his diploma course. He is serving as Guest Editor/Associate Editor/Reviewer for IEEE Transactions, Elsevier, Springer, Taylor 7 Francis, Inderscience and different journals of high repute. He has authored/co-authored more than 40 research publications. He has Four Books to his credit.

His areas of current interests are WSNs, Next-Generation/Advanced Computer Networks, Internet of Things, Blockchain Technologies, Information Security, Cloud-IoT collaborations, and Computational Intelligence.

Membership of Professional Institutions, Associations, Societies:

  1. Member IEEE
  2. Member of Machine Intelligence Research (MIR) Lab USA

Publications and Other Research Outputs:

Journal Publications:

Sr. No.

Title

Journal

Impact Factor

1

Compound TCP Performance for Industry 4.0 WiFi: A Cognitive Federated Learning Approach. 2020.

IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics

 10.215

2

Privacy-aware autonomous valet parking: Towards experience driven approach.  Early Access Online. 2020.

IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems.

 6.492

3

Hybrid microgrid many-objective sizing optimization with fuzzy decision. 

IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems

12.029

4

Known unknowns: Indeterminacy in authentication in IoT. 

Future Generation Computer Systems (Elsevier)

 7.187

5

GE: Energy Management, Protocols, and Security for the Next-Generation Networks and Internet of Things.

IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics

10.215

6

A new framework for intensification of energy efficiency in commercial and residential use by imposing social, technical and environmental constraints.

Sustainable Cities and Society (Elsevier)

7.587

7

An intelligent optimization‐based traffic information acquirement approach to software‐defined networking. 

Computational Intelligence (Wiley)

2.330

8

MH-CACA: multi-objective harmony search-based coverage aware clustering algorithm in WSNs. 

Enterprise Information Systems (Taylor and Francis)

4.350

9

HSCA: a novel harmony search based efficient clustering in heterogeneous WSNs. 

Telecommunication Systems (Springer)

2.314

10

Heuristic based coverage aware load balanced clustering in WSNs and enablement of IoT. 

International Journal of Information Technology and Web Engineering (IJITWE), IGI Global

Web of Science/

Scopus

11

Imposing voltage security and network radiality for reconfiguration of distribution systems using efficient heuristic and meta-heuristic approach. 

IET Generation, Transmission & Distribution,

2.995

12

A SDN‐based fine‐grained measurement and modeling approach to vehicular communication network traffic.

International Journal of Communication Systems (Wiley)

2.047

13

 Big data analysis based network behavior insight of cellular networks for industry 4.0 applications. 

IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics

10.215

14

A coordinated framework of dg allocation and operating strategy in distribution system for configuration management under varying loading patterns. 

Electric Power Components and Systems ( Taylor & Francis)

1.071

15

Fast and accurate synthesis of frequency reconfigurable slot antenna using back propagation network.

 AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communications (Elsevier)

 

3.183

16

SI on Current Trends of Global ICT Education, Design and Research Challenges in IoT and Wireless Networks Preface.

Journal of Cases on Information Technology (JCIT), IGI Global

WoS/

ESCI

17

Perspectives and intensification of energy efficiency in commercial and residential buildings using strategic auditing and demand-side management. 

Energies

3.004

 

18

WSNs and PDNs: Similarities, challenges and application of computational intelligence. 

International Journal of Control Theory and Applications

SCOPUS

 

Books Published:

S.No

Authors/Editors

Title of the Book

Publisher

DOI/ISBN No./ Year

1

Surjit Singh, TIET

Anca Delia Jurcut, UCD, Ireland

Revolutionary Applications of Blockchain-Enabled Privacy and Access Control

IGI Global, USA

 

DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-7589-5.

ISBN13: 9781799875895.

Year: April 2021.

2

Surjit Singh, NIT Kurukshetra

R.M. Sharma,  NIT Kurukshetra

Handbook of Research on the IoT, Cloud Computing and Wireless Network Optimization

IGI Global, USA

 

DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7335-7.

ISBN13: 9781522573357.

Year: March 2019.

3

Pawan Kumar, Thapar University

Ikbal Ali, Jamia Millia Islamia.

Taha Salem Ustun, CMU, USA.

Surjit Singh, NIT Kurukshetra

Handbook of Research on Power and Energy System Optimization

IGI Global, USA

DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3935-3.

Year: March 2018.

 

4

Surjit Singh

Computer Systems and Programming in C

PEARSON EDUCATION

ISBN: 9789332521711.

Year: 2014.

International Conferences (selected):

  1. Kumar, Sujeet and Singh, Surjit. (2018). Utilization Of Cloud Services For Data Management. Elsevier 4th International Conference on Computers & Management (ICCM-2018), G.B. Pant Govt. Engg College, Delhi. Elsevier ISSRN Indexed.
  2. Mishra, S., Singh, S., & Ali, S.T., (2018). MPoWS: Merged Proof of Ownership and Storagefor Block Level Deduplication in Cloud Storage. IEEE 9th ICCCNT, 10-12 July 2018, IISc Bangalore, India. Scopus Indexed.
  3. Mishra, S., Singh, S., & Ali, S.T., (2018). RCDSD: RSA based Cross Domain Secure Deduplication on Cloud Storage. IEEE 9th ICCCNT, 10-12 July 2018, IISc Bangalore, India. Scopus Indexed.
  4. Singh, S., & Sharma, R.M. 2016. Optimization Techniques in Wireless Sensor Networks. In (p.7) ICTCS’16 ACM ICPS Proceedings of 2016 International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for Competitive Strategies.Udaipur, India, 4-5 March, 2016ACM. Scopus Indexed.
  5. Singh, S., & Sharma, R.M. 2015. Some Aspects of Coverage Awareness in Wireless Sensor Networks.  ICECCS 2015, 07-08 Dec 2015, NIT Kurukshetra, India. Elsevier. Scopus Indexed.
  6. Kumar, P., & Singh, S. (2014, December). Reconfiguration of radial distribution system with static load models for loss minimization. In Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Systems (PEDES), 2014 IEEE International Conference on (pp. 1-5). IEEE. at IIT Bombay. Scopus Indexed.
  7. Kumar, P., & Singh, S. (2014, December). Comprehensive stability analysis of radial distribution system with load growth. In Power Electronics (IICPE), 2014 IEEE 6th India International Conference on (pp. 1-6). IEEE. Scopus Indexed.
  8. Kumar, P., & Singh, S. (2014, December). Energy efficiency performance of reconfigured radial networks with reactive power injection. In Power Electronics (IICPE), 2014 IEEE 6th India International Conference on (pp. 1-6). IEEE. Scopus Indexed.

Book Chapters Published:

  1. Mishra, S., & Singh, S. (2019). Secure Data Deduplication on Cloud Storage. In S. Singh, & R. Mohan Sharma (Eds.), Handbook of Research on the IoT, Cloud Computing, and Wireless Network Optimization (pp. 23-40). Hershey, PA: IGI Global USA. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-7335-7.ch002. 
  2. Kumar, R., Vijay, R., & Singh, S. (2019). Designing and Analysis of Antenna Using Back Propagation Network. In S. Singh, & R. Mohan Sharma (Eds.), Handbook of Research on the IoT, Cloud Computing, and Wireless Network Optimization (pp. 453-490). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-7335-7.ch020. 
  3. Singh, S., & Sharma, R.M. 2016. Localization System Optimization in Wireless Sensor Networks (LSO-WSN). Handbook of Research on Wireless Sensor Network Trends, Technologies, and Applications; of AWTT Book Series (Eds.). Aug 2016. IGI Global, USA. doi: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0501-3.ch001. 

Awards and Honors:

  • Expert Lecture Delivered in FDP organized by RTU Kota and Poornima University, (TEQIP-III sponsored FDP), Sep 2020.
  • Lead Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2020.
  • Lead Guest Editor, Journal of Cases on Information Technology (JCIT), 2017. 
  • Received Outstanding Reviewer Recognition certificate from Elsevier Journal.
  • Chaired “Invited Talk” at International Conference, SmartTech-2017, Amity University Jaipur.
  • Theory/Practical Examiner: at ABES Engg College Ghaziabad, PCCS Greater Noida, Dronacharya College of Engineering, Greater Noida, G.L. Bajaj Group of Institutions, Greater Noida, JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida, MGMCoET, Noida, RKGIT, Ghaziabad.
  • International Journal Editorial Board/Advisory Board Member:
    • International Journal of Information Technology and Web Engineering (IJITWE), IGI Global USA.
    • International Journal of Intelligent Information Technologies (IJIIT), IGI Global USA.
    • International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT), IGI Global USA.
    • Journal of Cases on Information Technology (JCIT), IGI Global USA.
    • International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education (IJICTE), IGI Global USA.
  • International Conferences Organizing Committee Member/Technical Committee Member:
    • PCCDS-2021 and PCCDS-2020, Technical Program Committee, Department of Computer Engineering, NIT Kurukshetra, India
    • MIND-2019, Technical Program Committee & Local Organizing Committee Member, at Department of Computer Engineering, NIT Kurukshetra, India.
    • SUSCOM-2019, SUSCOM-2020, National Advisory Board Member, at Amity University Jaipur.
    • 1st International Conf. on ICT for Digital, Smart, and Sustainable Development (ICIDSSD-19), Technical Program Committee Member, at of CSE, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi.
    • PerCAA-2019, Program Committee Member, Purnima University, Jaipur.
    • ICCSRE-2018Morocco, Organizing Committee Member, at Ibn Zohr University, Agadir, Quarzate, Morocco.
    • NGCT-2017, Technical Program Committee Member, at UPES Dehradun.
    • SmartTech-17, National Advisory Committee Member, at Amity University Jaipur.
  • Tech with Distinction and B.Tech with Honors.
  • Got 1st Rank in State Board during Diploma Course, with scholarships from SBTE Chandigarh.

PG: M.Tech Thesis Guided: Last 2 Years

S.No

Name of Student

Affiliation/Institute

Date of Completion

Title of Thesis

Current Status

1

Shivansh Mishra

Deptt. of Computer Engg, NIT Kurukshetra

Sub: 20-07-18

Viva: 04-09-18

Secure Data Deduplication

PhD Research Scholar, CSE, IIT (BHU), Varanasi

2

Sujeet Kumar

Deptt. of Computer Engg, NIT Kurukshetra

Submitted:

July 2019

Utilization of resources and secure data management in Cloud-IoT

-

Description of Research Interests:

His current research interests include Internet of Things,(IoT), Cloud-IoT Collaborations, Blockchain Technology, Cryptography & Information Security, Next-Generation/Advanced Computer Networks, SDN, WSN, CRN, DTN, Opportunistic Mobile Networks, and Soft Computing.