Research Areas of Interest

Web Intelligence Semantic Web
Intelligent Information Systems Intelligent Software Engineering
Intelligent Agents Intelligent User Interfaces
Fuzzy Logic Genetic Algorithms
Knowledge Representation Ontologies
Software Engineering and Data Mining Software Reliability
Requirement Engineering Human Computer Interaction (HCl)
Trust Information Retrieval
Personalization Steganography and Steganalysis

Doctoral Research

 

A Unified Approach for Designing Frame Based Systems

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Guidance to Research Scholars

Completed

  1. Banati, Hema. 2006. Determining web usability – A pragmatic approach. University of Delhi.
  2. Harmeet Kaur. 2007. Trust based decentralized recommender systems. University of Delhi.
  3. Gaur, Vibha. 2008. Refining quality requirements to meet users’ expectations.  University of Delhi.
  4. Marwaha, Sudeep.  2008. Temporal extension to ontologies for semantic web enabled systems. University of Delhi.
  5. Chawla, Suruchi. 2011. Information Retrieval using Information Scent and Agents, University of Delhi.
  6. Sharma, Ravish. 2012. Recommending Solutions for Complex Systems based on Ant Colony Metaphor. University of Delhi.
  7. Thukral, Anjali. 2013. Retrieving and Organizing Web Resources Semantically for Informal e-Mentoring. University of Delhi (Supervisors: Dr. Punam Bedi and Dr. Hema Banati).
  8. Bansal, Roli. 2013. Computationally Intelligent Watermarking for Securing Fingerprint Images.  University of Delhi (Supervisors: Dr. Punam Bedi and Dr. Priti Sehgal).
  9. Sharma, Richa. 2013. Adaptive Content Sequencing Incorporating Social Opinion in an e-Learning Environment.  University of Delhi (Supervisors: Dr. Punam Bedi and Dr. Hema Banati).
  10. Vats, Aakanksha. 2014. Mobile Process Groups based Trustworthy Coordination in Ad-hoc Network. University of Delhi.
  11. Gupta, Bhavna. 2014. Trust-based Multiagent Service Recommender System.   University of Delhi (Supervisors: Dr. Punam Bedi and Dr. Harmeet Kaur).
  12. Vasishtha, Pooja. 2014. Trust and Argumentation based Recommender Systems. University of Delhi.
  13. Agrawal, Sumit. 2014. Context-Aware Trust Based Mobile Recommender System.  University of Delhi.

Pursuing

  1. Bhasin, Veenu. Information Hiding. University of Delhi (Date of Registration 2012).
  2. Jindal,Vinita. Arificial Intelligence. University of Delhi (Date of Registration June 2013).
  3. Chhavi Sharma, Artificial Intelligence. University of Delhi (Date of Registration Oct.2013).
  4. Richa, Artificial Intelligence. University of Delhi (Date of Registration Dec 2013).
  5. Anjali Gautam, Artificial Intelligence. University of Delhi (Date of Registration Jan 2014).
  6. Anuradha Singhal, Information Hiding. University of Delhi (Date of Registration June 2014, de-registered for 2 years).
  7. S B Taneja, Artificial Intelligence. University of Delhi ( Date of Registration 2015).

Member, Advisory Committee for Ph.D. Students

  1. Vandana Gandotra ( Supervisor:  Dr. Archana Singhal ) – Awarded
  2. Shikha Mehta ( Supervisor:  Dr. Hema Banati ) - Awarded
  3. Monika Bajaj ( Supervisor:  Dr. Hema Banati ) - Awarded
  4. Priti Marwaha ( Supervisor:  Dr. Hema Banati ) - Awarded
  5. Anuja Soni ( Supervisor:  Dr. Vibha Gaur ) - Awarded
  6. Neeraj Kumar Sharma ( Supervisor:  Dr. Vibha Gaur ) - Awarded
  7. Harita Mehta ( Supervisor:  Dr. V. S. Dixit ) - Awarded
  8. Shikha Agarwal nee Gupta ( Supervisor:  Dr. Archana Singhal ) – Awarded
  9. Samiksha Goel (Supervisor: Dr. Arpita Sharma) – Awarded
  10. Charu Aggarwal (Supervisor: Dr. Arpita Sharma) – Awarded
  11. Shweta Kundra ( Supervisor:  Dr. V. S. Dixit ) – Awarded
  12. K. K. Chaturvedi (Supervisor:  Dr. V. B. Singh) – Awarded
  13. Shailly Chawla (Supervisor: Dr. Sangeeta Srivastava) – Awarded
  14. Meera Sharma (Supervisor; Dr. V. B. Singh)
  15. Mr. Rajan Gupta (Supervisors: Dr. S.K. Muttoo, Dr. S. K. Pal)
  16. Mr. Abhishek  (Supervisors: Dr. S.K. Muttoo, Dr. S. K. Pal)
  17. Ms. Nidhi Arora ( Supervisor:  Dr. Hema Banati )
  18. Mr. Indranath Chatterjee ( Supervisor ; Dr. Naveen Kumar)
  19. Ms. Sonia ( Supervisor ; Dr. Naveen Kumar)
  20. Ms. Himani( Supervisor ; Dr. Naveen Kumar)
  21. Ms. Tripti Agarwal  (Supervisor: Dr. Archana Singhal)
  22. Ms. Shikha (Supervisors: Dr. S.K. Muttoo)
  23. Mr. Ravi (Supervisors: Dr. S.K. Muttoo)
  24. Akanksha Bansal nee Chopra ( Supervisor:  Dr. V. S. Dixit )
  25. Anjani  Kumar Verma ( Supervisor:  Dr. V. S. Dixit )
  26. Prerna Singh ( Supervisor:  Dr. Priti Sehgal)

Funded Research Project

  1. Influence of Terrains on Modern Tactical Combats – A Recommender System Approach

  2. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  DTRL, DRDO, New Delhi
    Period:         Dec2006 - June2009
    Research Grant:  Rs.9.89 Lac
    Status:           Completed

  3. Multi-agent systems

  4. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University of Delhi
    Period:          2007 - 2008
    Research Grant:  Rs.1.0 Lac
    Status:           Completed

  5. Multi-agent systems design methodologies

  6. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University of Delhi
    Period:         2008 - 2009
    Research Grant:  Rs.1.5 Lac
    Status:           Completed

  7. Trust in multi-agent systems

  8. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University of Delhi
    Period:          2009 - 20010
    Research Grant:  Rs.1.0 Lac
    Status:          Completed

  9. Using Ant based trust to compute recommendations

  10. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University of Delhi
    Period:          2010 - 20011
    Research Grant:  Rs.1.0 Lac
    Status:           Completed

  11. Information hiding (Steganography) and Steganalysis in Images

  12. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University of Delhi
    Period:          2011 - 20012
    Research Grant:  Rs.1.2 Lac
    Status:           Completed

  13. Recommender system for trustworthy personalized eLearning

  14. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University of Delhi
    Period:         2012 - 20013
    Research Grant:  Rs.1.5 Lac
    Status:           Completed

  15. Trustworthy Pro-active Recommender System

  16. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University Grants Commission
    Period:         2013 - 2016
    Research Grant:  Rs.13,38,800/-
    Status:          Completed

  17. Steganalysis of colored JPEG  Images

  18. Position:        Principal Investigator
    Funding Agency:  University of Delhi
    Period:          2013 - 2014
    Research Grant:  Rs. 2.5 Lac
    Status:           Completed

  19. Soft Computing Approach to Multi-Criteria Optimization Models for Component Selection in Designing Fault Tolerant Software Systems

  20. Position:        Joint Principal Investigator along with Dr. P.C. Jha (O.R. Dept., DU)
    Funding Agency:  DST (DU-DST PURSE grant)
    Period:         2014 - 2018
    Research Grant:  Rs. 6.12 Lac
    Status:           Ongoing

Mentor for Innovation Projects, University of Delhi (2015-2016)

1.    Groups based Co-ordination for information exchange in Ad-hoc Networks

  • Principal Investigators:
  • Dr. Aakanksha, Department of Computer Science, SRCASW, DU
  • Ms. Tina Sachdeva, Department of Computer Science, SRCASW. DU
  • Ms. Neha Garg, Department of Instrumentation, SRCASW, DU

2.    Study and Design of Framework for Cloud Implementation in Large University/ Higher Education (Project code BCAS311)

  • Principal Investigators:
  • Mr. Bhavya Deep, Department of Computer Science, BCAS, DU
  • Mr. Vikas Tyagi, Department of Physics, BCAS, DU
  • Mr. Parveen, Department of Computer Science, BCAS, DU

This project was selected for research display at the Convocation Ceremony (19 November, 2016) and was awarded Certificate of Most Significant Research Outcomes.

M.Sc (Computer Science) Projects - in Progress

  1. Bhatia, Deepika, Saumya Bansal, Handling Sparsity in Recommender Systems, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2016-2017.
  2. Pandey, Aradhana, Garima Jain, Auomated Planning for real time strategic games, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2016-2017.
  3. Agarwal, Aditi, Pooja Satija, Learning for real time strategic games, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2016-2017.

M.Sc (Computer Science) Projects

  1. Bhatia, Deepika, Saumya Bansal, Recommender System using Matrix Factorization, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2016-2017.
  2. Pandey, Aradhana, Garima Jain, Survey  of  real time strategic games for  automated planning, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2016-2017.
  3. Agarwal, Aditi, Pooja Satija, Survey Of Real Time Strategic Games For Development Of Bot, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2016-2017.
  4. Tarun Yadav, DWT based Image Steganography, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2015-2016.
  5. Parila Chaudhary, Kunal Sindhwani, Matrix Factorization for Recommender Systems, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2015-2016.
  6. Tarun Yadav, Image Steganalysis, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2015-2016.
  7. Parila Chaudhary, Kunal Sindhwani, Recommender Systems, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2015-2016.
  8. Heena Dhankani, Ruchika Garg, Adaptive Traffic signal for VANETs, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2014-2015.
  9. Radhika Dhingra, Tulika, Generating Recommendations for Big Data, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2014-2015.
  10. Neha Singh, Charu Aggarwal, Image Steganalysis, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2014-2015.
  11. Deepika goel, Muskan Dhanda, Handling Cold Start Problem in Recommender Systems using Social Ties, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2014-2015.
  12. Divya Nigam, Shivangi Rastogi, Context Aware Recommender System, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2014-2015.
  13. Heena Dhankani, Ruchika Garg, Adaptive Traffic signal for VANETs, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2014-2015.
  14. Radhika Dhingra, Tulika, Generating Recommendations for Big Data, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2014-2015.
  15. Neha Singh, Charu Aggarwal, Image Steganalysis, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2014-2015.
  16. Deepika goel, Muskan Dhanda, Handling Cold Start Problem in Recommender Systems using Social Ties, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2014-2015.
  17. Divya Nigam, Shivangi Rastogi, Context Aware Recommender System, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2014-2015.
  18. Goel, Aakarshi, Sukanya Gupta,  Steganalysis of Colored Images, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2013-2014.
  19. Mittal, Natasha, Trisha Chatterjee, Feature Selection for Steganalysis, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2013-2014.
  20. Joshi, Harshita, Samarth Sharma, Pro-active Recommender System, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2013-2014.
  21.  Gupta, Anjali, Tushar Agarwal, Pro-active Recommender System,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2013-2014.
  22. Jain, Ena, Gunjan Gupta, Semantic Expansion of Ontology based User Profiling, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2013-2014.
  23. Goel, Aakarshi, Sukanya Gupta,  Steganalysis of Colored Images, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2013-2014.
  24. Mittal, Natasha, Trisha Chatterjee, Feature Selection for Steganalysis, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2013-2014.
  25. Joshi, Harshita, Samarth Sharma, Pro-active Recommender System, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2013-2014.
  26.  Gupta, Anjali, Tushar Agarwal, Pro-active Recommender System,  Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2013-2014.
  27. Jain, Ena, Gunjan Gupta, Semantic Expansion of Ontology based User Profiling, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2013-2014.
  28. Gautam Pahuja, Swati Parmar,  Usability and Aesthetics in USERS (University Student Examination Result System), Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2012-2013.
  29. Vikrant  Ghai, Bhavya Dhingra, Security Management for USERS (University Student Examination Result System), Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2012-2013.
  30. Deepika Kamboj, Sunaina Kalucha,  Database Design  for USERS (University Student Examination Result System), Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2012-2013.
  31. Sakshi, Archi,  Steganalysis of JPEG Images, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2012-2013.
  32. Preeti, Purnima  Khurana,  Argumentation based Recommender System, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2012-2013.
  33. Gautam Pahuja, Swati Parmar,  Usability and Aesthetics in USERS (University Student Examination Result System), Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2012-2013.
  34. Vikrant  Ghai, Bhavya Dhingra, Security Management for USERS (University Student Examination Result System), Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2012-2013.
  35. Deepika Kamboj, Sunaina Kalucha,  Database Design  for USERS (University Student Examination Result System), Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2012-2013.
  36. Sakshi, Archi,  Steganalysis of Images, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2012-2013.
  37. Preeti, Purnima  Khurana, Argumentation based Recommender System, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2012-2013.
  38. Sumit Sharma, Himanshi Narang, Secure Software Engineering, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2011-2012.
  39. Jasmeet Singh, Building Maps using Robots, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2011-2012.
  40. Deepak, Bipin, Argumentation in Recommender Systems, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2011-2012.
  41. Sneha, Manisha, Steganalysis in Images, Minor Project, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2011-2012.
  42. Shikha Sharma, Pooja Gupta, MASTER: Multi Agent System Technology for analyzing Examination Results, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2011-2012.
  43. Sumit Sharma, Himanshi Narang, Secure Software Engineering, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2011-2012.
  44. Jasmeet Singh, Multi-Robot System, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2011-2012.
  45. Deepak, Bipin, Argumentation in Recommender Systems, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2011-2012.
  46. Sneha, Manisha, Steganalysis in Images, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2011-2012.
  47. Shikha Sharma, Pooja Gupta, Agent Communication, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2011-2012.
  48. Abhishek Behl, Varun Mendiratta, Focussed Crawler, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2010-2011.
  49. Prachi Nagpal, Sumedha Upadhyaya, Adding semantics to web search, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2010-2011.
  50. Karima, Tejinder Kaur, Communication in Robots, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2010-2011.       
  51. Anjani,Geetanjali Shivas, Steganalysis, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2010-2011.
  52. Abhishek Behl, Varun Mendiratta, Developing a Crawler, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2010-2011.
  53. Prachi Nagpal, Sumedha Upadhyaya, Exploring Functionality of a Search Engine, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2010-2011.
  54. Karima, Tejinder Kaur, Building Robots with  LEGO NXT, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2010-2011.            
  55. Anjani,Geetanjali Shivas, Steganography and Steganalysis, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2010-2011.
  56. Ruchika Bajaj, Shweta Jain, Finding best hiding capacity scheme for variable length messages, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2009-2010.
  57. Mukesh Jain, Preksha Gupta, A Web based Monitoring System using Robots, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2009-2010.
  58. Rajni Singh, Taranpreet Kaur, Use of Robots for ensuring Security in a closed region, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2009-2010.
  59. Isha Gupta, Shruti Mehra, Enhancing Expert System for Multilingual Scenario, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2009-2010.
  60. Ruchika Bajaj, Shweta Jain, Using AI techniques for Security, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2009-2010.
  61. Mukesh Jain, Preksha Gupta, Robotics and Multi-agent systems, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2009-2010.
  62. Rajni Singh, TaranpreetKaur, Understanding how robots take actions, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2009-2010.
  63. Isha Gupta, Shruti Mehra, Ontology-Based Expert Systems, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2009-2010.
  64. Deepak Bammi, Natasha Jain, Ontology Extraction from Text,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2008-2009.
  65. Neha  Mishra, Vandita Vats, Avoiding Threats using MAS planning,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2008-2009.
  66. Nikhil Malik, Ranjan Yadav, Ontology based Expert System,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2008-2009.
  67. Deepak Bammi, Natasha Jain, Semantic Web Based e-learning,  Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2008-2009.
  68. Neha  Mishra, Vandita Vats, Planning in Agents,  Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2008-2009.
  69. Nikhil Malik, Ranjan Yadav, Web based Ontology Editor,  Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2008-2009.
  70. Divya, Nidhi Misra, Solving Network Congestion using Swarm Intelligence: Simulation using a Network Simulator,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2007-2008.
  71. Jyotsna Talreja, Mansi Sood, Using Web Mining Techniques to Generate Recommendations: Website Recommender System, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2007-2008.
  72. Karan Gupta, Sandeep Bansal, Web Ontology Editor, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2007-2008.
  73. Shefali Bhargava, Shivani Sen, Acclimatizing the Learning Style of e-learning, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2007-2008.
  74. Payal Arora, Malvika Gaur,  Fingerprint Image Enhancement Using Fuzzy Logic, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2007-2008.
  75. Divya, Nidhi Misra, Solving Network Congestion using Swarm Intelligence,  Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2007-2008.
  76. Jyotsna Talreja, Mansi Sood, Use of Web Mining Techniques for generating Recommendations, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2007-2008.
  77. Karan Gupta, Sandeep Bansal, Information Retrieval from Temporal Ontologies, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2007-2008.
  78. Shefali Bhargava, Shivani Sen, Personalizing e-contents, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2007-2008.
  79. Payal Arora, Malvika Gaur, Fingerprint Image Enhancement Techniques, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2007-2008.
  80. Richa Gupta, Saurabh Jain, Towards Self-organizing Web Sites,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2006-2007.
  81. Neha Mehdiratta, Silky Dhand, ACO algorithm for dynamic TSP,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2006-2007.
  82. Maulein Singh, Ramneet Kakkar, Recommender System Using ACO,  Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV,  2006-2007.
  83. Mohit Gupta, Manisha Bansal, Analyzing Information Retrieval from Ontologies, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2006-2007.
  84. Richa Gupta, Saurabh Jain, Web Session Clustering using ACO,  Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2006-2007.
  85. Neha Mehdiratta, Silky Dhand, ACO algorithm for  TSP,  Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III,  2006-2007.
  86. Maulein Singh, Ramneet Kakkar, Discovering classification rules using ACO, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2006-2007.
  87. Mohit Gupta, Manisha Bansal, Particle Swarm Optimization, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2006-2007.
  88. Baljeet Kaur, E-MDS: An Online Medical Diagnosis System, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2005-2006.
  89. Shikha Sablok,  Expert System On The Web: A Case Study on Nutrition(ESN), Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2005-2006.
  90. Renu, Information Retrieval from Ontologies, Major Project, M.Sc. Semester IV, 2005-2006.
  91. Baljeet Kaur, Shikha Sablok, Expert Systems on the Web, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2005-2006.
  92. Renu, Exploring Web Intelligence, Minor Project, M.Sc. Semester III, 2005-2006.