Department of Information Technology

Name: Dr. Pranav Dass

Designation: Assistant Professor

Email: pranav.dass@bharatividyapeeth.edu

website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/PRANAV_DASS/info

 

Qualification:

  • Ph.D (CS) from North Dakota State University, USA
  • M.S in Computer Science from North Dakota State University, USA
  • Qualified GRE and TOEFL in 2005
  • Qualified GATE Exam of Computer Science and Information Technology Paper in 2005
  • B.TECH in Computer Science and Engineering from Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology, GGSIPU

Area of Specialization:

  • Sentiment Analysis
  • Computation Intelligence
  • Brain Mapping
  • Bio-Inspired Algorithms

Work Experience:

  • Teaching: 12+ years
  • Industry: 1 year

 

Subject Taught:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Business Analyitics
  • DBMS
  • Data Structure

Professional Memberships:

  • Life Member of CSI

 

Paper Published: 

  • 1. Genetically modified organisms: Reliability analysis and perceptions

    Authors: Pranav Dass, Naved Anjum and Divya Gupta

    Journal of Information and Optimization Sciences (JIOS), 2018

    Co-published by Taylor and FrancisAbstracted/Indexed/Reviewed in Proquest, ESCI (WoS Thomson), Google Scholar, SciBase, INSPEC, Web of Science

    2. On a functional equation related to some entropies in information theory

    Authors: Dhiraj Kumar Singh and Pranav Dass

    Journal of Discrete Mathematical Sciences and Cryptography (JDMSC), Vol. 21 (3), 2018, pp. 713-726

    Co-published by Taylor and FrancisAbstracted/Indexed/Reviewed in ESCI, INSPEC, Scopus, ProQuest, Google Scholar, INSPEC, Web of Science

    3. Gender differences in perceptions of genetically modified foods

    AuthorsPranav Dass, Yang Lu, Md. Chowdhury, Damian Lampl, Janani Kamalanathan and Kendall E. Nygard

    Proceedings of 31st International Conference on Computers and their Applications (CATA, April 2016), Sponsored by International Society for Computers and their Applications (ISCA), Las Vegas, USA, 2016

    4. Risk perceptions for genetically modified organisms: An empirical investigation

    AuthorsPranav Dass, Md. Chowdhury, Damian Lampl and Kendall E. Nygard

    Proceedings of International Symposium on Software Engineering and Applications (SEA, October 2015), Sponsored by International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED), California, USA, 2015

    5. Energy demand prediction using neural networks

    Authors: Sowjanya Param, Md. Chowdhury, Damian Lampl, Pranav Dass and Kendall E. Nygard

    Proceedings of 28th International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering (CAINE, October 2015), Sponsored by International Society for Computers and their Applications (ISCA), California, USA, 2015

    6. Optimization Modeling in a Smart Grid

    Authors: Damian Lampl, Md. Chowdhury, Pranav Dass, Kendall E. Nygard and Vahid Khiabani

    Proceedings of International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN, July 2015), 2015 World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Applied Computing, Las Vegas, USA, 2015

    7. Hybridization of classical unidimensional search with ABC to improve exploitation capability

    AuthorsPranav Dass, Shimpi S. Jadon, Harish Sharma, Jagdish C. Bansal and Kendall E. Nygard

    International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing (IJAISC), Vol. 5 (2), 2015, pp. 151-164 Published by Inderscience PublishersIndexed in ACM Digital Library, DBLP, Google Scholar, INSPEC, ProQuest

    8. Meta Heuristics for Prime Factorization Problem

    AuthorsPranav Dass, Harish Sharma, Jagdish C. Bansal and Kendall E. Nygard

    Proceedings of 5th World Congress on Nature and Biologically Inspired Computing (NaBIC, August 2013)North Dakota State University, North Dakota, USA, 2013, pp. 126-131

    9. Difference Equations and Hamming Codes

    AuthorsPranav Dass, S. Innamorati and B. K. Dass

    Journal of Combinatorics, Information and System Sciences (JCISS), Vol. 31 (1-4), 2006, pp. 69-81Abstracted/Indexed in ProQuest

    10. Difference Equations and Rao-Hamming Bound

    AuthorsPranav Dass, L. Berardi and B. K. Dass

    Journal of Interdisciplinary Mathematics (JIM), Vol. 9 (2), 2006, pp. 397-403

    Co-published by Taylor and FrancisAbstracted/Indexed/Reviewed in ESCI (WoS Thompson), Google Scholar, ProQuest, SciBase, Scopus, Web of Science

 

GUEST EDITOR

  1. Machine Learning and Software Systems
    Guest editors: R. C. Poonia, D. Bhargava, A. K. J. Saudagar, P. Dhaka, S. Vyas and Pranav Dass
    Special issue of Journal of Statistics and Management Systems (co-published by Taru Publications and Taylor & Francis), Vol. 20 (4), 2017, pp. 499-785

  2. Smart Computing and Optimization
    Guest editors: R. C. Poonia, D. Bhargava, L. Raja, V. Singh, S. Vyas and Pranav Dass
    Special issue of Journal of Information and Optimization Sciences (co-published by Taru Publications and Taylor & Francis), Vol. 38 (6), 2017, pp. 759-1100

  3. Sustainable Technologies and Optimization
    Guest editors: R. C. Poonia, D. Bhargava, V. Singh, V. E. Balas, D. S. Jat and Pranav Dass
    Special issue of Journal of Information and Optimization Sciences (co-published by Taru Publications and Taylor & Francis), Vol. 39 (1), 2018, pp. 1-375

  4. Advances in Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition
    Guest editors: A. Choudhary, C. M. Choudhary, B. Agarwal, R. C. Poonia, V. Katewa and Pranav Dass
    Special issue of Journal of Statistics and Management Systems (co-published by Taru Publications and Taylor & Francis), Vol. 21 (4), 2018, pp. 519-723

 

CONFERENCES/FDP’s ATTENDED/DELIVERED TALKS

  • Participated and successfully completed Faculty Certification Program on Digital Learning Platforms conducted byMcGraw Hill Education during May 2018 at Galgotias University, Uttar Pradesh, India

  • Participated and successfully completed one-day Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on Whole Brain Teaching and Learning on July 15, 2017 at Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Computer Applications and Management (BVICAM), New Delhi, India

  • Participated and Successfully Awarded the Certificate and Digital Badge for Training on Virtualization for Beginners in VMWare Academy on December 21, 2016 at Galgotias University, Uttar Pradesh, India

  • Participated and delivered talk in the International Symposium on Software Engineering and Applications (SEA)sponsored by International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED) during October 26, 2015to October 27, 2015 at Marina del Rey, California, USA

  • Participated and delivered talk in the 5th World Congress on Nature and Biologically Inspired Computing (NaBIC ‘13)during August 12, 2013 to August 13, 2013 at North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, USA

  • Participated and delivered talk in the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics andCombinatorics (AISC ‘12) during October 5, 2012 to October 7, 2012 at University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA

  • Participated and delivered talks in the 5th National Statistics Day cum Summer Training Program on Optimization and Business Analytics during June 29, 2011 to July 3, 2011 at Department of Statistics, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, India

  • Participated in the Seminar on Quality Assurance Mechanisms and Processes in Engineering Education on March 25,2011 at Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, India

  • Participated and delivered talk in the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics andCombinatorics (AISC ‘07) during October 12, 2007 to October 14, 2007 at University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA

  • Participated and delivered talk in the International Conference on Statistics, Combinatorics and Related Areas during October 3, 2003 to October 5, 2003 at University of Southern Maine, Portland, Oregon, USA

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‚ÄčSPECIAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS/AWARDS/HONORS

  • Program committee member of ICACCCN (International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communication Control and Networking) held at Galgotias University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India from 12th October 2018 to 13th            October 2018

  • Program committee member of GUCON (International Conference on Computing, Power and Communication Technologies) held at Galgotias College of Engineering, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India from 28th September 2018 to 29thSeptember 2018

  • Program committee member of ICCCA (International Conference on Computing, Communication and Automation) held at Galgotias University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India from 5th May 2017 to 6th May 2017

  • Research team member of NNSI (Network for Non-Profit and Social Impact) project titled Collaborative Research: MindMapping consumers & activists’ response to NGO-corporate partnerships fully funded by NSF (National Science Foundation) grant (NSF Award # 1359617) from 2014 to 2015

  • Served as Science Fair Judge at the ND State Science and Engineering Fair held at University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA in 2014

  • Recipient of Employee of the Month - April award by Information Technology Services (ITS), North Dakota State University, USA in 2013

  • Recipient of Young Researcher NSF Award worth US $500 for the talk entitled Dynamic Scheduling of Wireless Sensor Network to track moving objects presented in the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics held at University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, USA in 2012

  • Recipient of Young Researcher NSF Award (ID# 0726015) worth US $500 for the talk entitled Challenges in Wireless Sensor Networks presented in the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics held at University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, USA in 2007

  • Recipient of 2nd prize for the final year project entitled Advanced Photo Editor in the Inter-College Competition held at GGSIP University, Delhi, India in 2005

  • Recipient of Best Paper Award in the pre-doctoral student category for the paper entitled Difference Equations and Rao- Hamming Bound presented in the International Conference held in University of Southern Maine, Portland, OR, USA in 2003. Also Received a Certificate, Plaque and a Cheque for US $100

 

CERTIFICATIONS

  • NPTEL Elite Online Certification for the course Data Mining from February 2018 till March 2018 (8-week course) recognized by IIT Kharagpur in partnership with NASSCOM and funded by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India

  • NPTEL Elite Online Certification for the course Introduction to Soft Computing from February 2018 till March 2018 (8- week course) recognized by IIT Kharagpur in partnership with NASSCOM and funded by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India

  • NPTEL Elite Online Certification for the course Introduction to Machine Learning from July 2017 till September 2017(8-week course) recognized by IIT Kharagpur in partnership with NASSCOM and funded by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India

  • NPTEL Elite Online Certification for the course Supply Chain Analytics from February 2017 till April 2017 (8-week course) recognized by IIT Roorkee and funded by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India