Controller of Examinations

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Controller of Examinations Dr. Kanwalvir Singh Dhindsa

Educational Qualifications

PhD (Computer Science & Engineering), MTech (IT), BE (Computer Engineering)

Total Experience

22 years of academic, administrative and research experience.

Work Experience

  • Professor and Head, Computer Science & Engg. Department, Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Engg. College, Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab)
  • Experience regarding handling of Offline and Online Examination system.
  • Experience as NBA Programme coordinator & as NAAC Coordinator.
  • Experience as Coordinator (PG-MTech regional centre & PhD research centre).
  • Experience in handling website, and campus networking.
  • Experience as Coordinator-IIT Bombay Projects (Spoken Tutorial Labs, FOSS Centre, Video Conferencing Remote Centre), Oracle Academy, Red Hat Academy.
  • Member, CSI-Distinguished Speakers for Region-1.
  • Expert Member & Reviewer, International Journals (SCIE, Scopus) & International Conferences.
  • Member, Board of Studies (Computer Applications, Animation & Multimedia Technology) IKGPTU, Jalandhar for year 2021-2023

Awards & Recognitions

  • Awarded ‘Best Ph.D. Thesis Award’ by Computer Society of India (CSI) at COER, Roorkee (Uttarakhand), 2014.
  • Awarded “Green ThinkerZ - Outstanding Researcher Award” for contribution in the field of Computer Science and Engineering at NITTTR, Chandigarh (2016).
  • Awarded two ‘Best Paper Awards’ at IEI (I) - National Seminar on ‘Recent Innovations in Wireless Communication & Networking’ (2017).
  • Bibliography included/listed in - Asia Pacific (Vol. XVI) – Who’s Who (2018).
  • International Academic Excellence Award 2022 - I2OR (2022).

Research Guidance (PhD & PG Level)

  • PhD (CSE) Thesis - Supervised (Completed): 09, Current research scholars (Guiding): 02
  • M.Tech (CSE) Thesis - Supervised (Completed): 38
  • Supervised 55+ Major projects (UG + PG)
  • 142 Research Publications in peer-reviewed and refereed International Journals & Conferences.

Patents (International & National)

  • An autonomous Block chain based IoT node cloud communication for smart lighting system (2021) -International: Innovation Patent.
  • Patient Safety and Privacy-Preserving in E-Health using Internet of Things (2021) - International: Innovation Patent.
  • A Technique for Traffic prediction and Congestion control in IoT networks using Machine learning (2020) - International: Innovation Patent.
  • A System and Method for Hassle Free and Secure Monetary Transactions between accounts (National Patent: Published in Feb. 2021)

Grants Awarded

  • Awarded Grant of Rs. 3 lacs from AICTE & ISTE - As Coordinator of AICTE-ISTE Induction/Refresher Programme (FDP) titled “Mobile Application Development” held from 9-15 th July 2018.
  • Awarded Grant of Rs. 50,000/- As Coordinator of sponsored FDP ‘Cloud Computing: Applications & Issues’ held from 4-8 th July, 2016.

Professional Memberships

  • Life Member, ISCA (The Indian Science Congress Association): Membership ID - L27567
  • Fellow Member, IETE (Membership ID- M 237761)
  • Fellow/Lifetime Member, ISRD (Membership ID- F3140900142)
  • Fellow, IEI (I) - Institution of Engineers.
  • Life-Member/Senior Member, CSI (Membership ID - 0175868).
  • Member, UACEE (Membership ID- AM1003072)
  • Life-Member, PAC (Punjab Academy of Science): Membership ID-919.
  • Member, ACEEE (Association of Computer Electronics and Electrical Engineers): Membership ID- 7000201.
  • Member, IACSIT (Membership ID- 80333814)
  • Life-Member, ISTE (Indian Society for Technical Education): Membership ID- LM 49355.
  • Member, IAENG (International Association of Engineers): Membership ID-63318.
  • Member, ACM (Association for Computing Machinery): Membership ID-2205468.
  • Member, CEGR (Centre for Education Growth and Research, New Delhi).

Short Term Courses, FDP, Conferences, Workshops, Seminars (Organized & Attended)

  • Organized and attended 45 International & National Conferences.
  • Organized and attended 50+ Faculty Development programs & Short Term Training Programs in association with AICTE, NITTTR and other leading institutions.
  • Organized and attended more than 125+ seminars, workshops and webinars in association with leading institutions & MNCs for overall development of faculty and students.