National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONICS&COMMUNICATION ENGG.

Faculty

Name : Dr. Pankaj Verma
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : Ph.D., National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra M Tech in Microwave and Optical Communication, Delhi Technological University(formerly Delhi College of Engineering), 2011 AMIETE (Associate Member of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering), 2009
Current Address :

DBL-21, NIT Campus
National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra
Haryana-136119


Phone 1 (office) : +919588374320
Phone 2 (office) :
Email : pankaj@nitkkr.ac.in

Area Of Intrest :

Wireless Communication, Cognitive Radio
Optical Communication

Experience :

Total Experience: 9 Years

Current:

  1. Assistant Professor in ECE Department, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra from Feb 2013 till date.

Previous Experience

  1. Research Associate in Evalueserve from Feb. 2012 to Feb. 2013
  2. Assistant Professor in Ganpati Institute of Technology and Management from Jul. 2011 to Feb. 2012.
  3. Worked as an Airmen in Indian Air Force from Jan. 2004 to May 2007.

Other :

Publications:

Journals:

  1. P. Verma, “Adaptive Threshold Based Energy Detection over Rayleigh Fading Channel” Wireless Personal Communication. Jan 2020.

  2. P. Verma and B. Singh, “Joint optimization of sensing duration and detection threshold for maximizing the spectrum utilization,” Digital Signal Processing, Elsevier, pp. 94-101, Vol. 74, 2018.

  3. P. Verma and B. Singh, “On the decision fusion for cooperative spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks,” Wireless Networks, pp. 1-10, Vol. 23, 4, 2017.

  4. S. S. Chauhan, P. Verma, M. Mathur, M. Agarwal and T. Gupta, "Physical layer security of MIMO STBC over Rayleigh fading channels in the presence of channel estimation error", Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, Vol. 127, no. 19, pp. 7625–7630, Oct. 2016.

  5. P. Verma and B Singh, "Overcoming sensing failure problem in double threshold based cooperative spectrum sensing", Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, Vol. 127, no. 10, pp. 4200–4204, May 2016.

  6. P. Verma and B Singh, "Throughput maximization by alternative use of single and double thresholds based energy detection method", Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, Vol. 127, no. 4, pp. 1635–1638, Feb. 2016.

  7. P. Verma and B. Singh, "Threshold Optimization in Energy Detection Scheme for Maximizing the Spectrum Utilization"  Procedia Computer Science vol. 93, pp.191-198, 2016

Book Chapters:

  1. P. Verma, P. Jindal, B. Singh, “Sensing Techniques in Cognitive Radio Networks: An Appraisal” Advanced Wireless Sensing Techniques for 5G Networks, Chapman and Hall/CRC  pp. 57-72, 2018

Conferences:

  1. P. Verma and B. Singh, “Weighted Eigenvalues based Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio Systems” Proceedings of  International Conference on Big Data and Internet of Things Pages 61–64, BDIOT, Melbourne, Australia, August 2019.

  2. A. Chauhan and P. Verma, “Performance Evaluation of Hybrid RF/FSO Communication System in High Speed Train”, International Conference on Intelligent Computing & Smart Communication (ICSC-2019), Tehri Garhwal, Apr. 2019

  3. A. Chauhan and P. Verma, “Throughput Maximization in High Speed Train using Hybrid RF/FSO Communication System”, International Conference on Optical and wireless Technologies (OWT-2019), MNIT Jaipur, Mar. 2019

  4. R. Bajwa and P. Verma  “Effect of Different Atmospheric Conditions on the Performance of the FSO System at 1550nm” 5th International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks (SPIN) 2018.

  5. P. Verma and B. Singh," Performance Analysis of Various Eigenvalue-Based Spectrum Sensing Algorithms for Different Types of Primary User Signals", Advances in Electronics, Communication and Computing, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Springer, vol. 443, pp.389-397, Jan 2018

  6. D. Kumar and P. Verma, "Comparative study of Mamdani & Takagi-Sugeno models for spectrum access in cognitive radio networks," IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Computing Research (ICCIC), Madurai, pp. 1-5, Dec. 2015

  7. S. Sharma and P. Verma, "On the cluster size of cognitive radio networks," International Conference on Signal Processing, Computing and Control (ISPCC), Waknaghat, pp. 322-326, Sept. 2015

  8. L. K. Mathew, S. Sharma and P. Verma, "An Adaptive Algorithm for Energy Detection in Cognitive Radio Networks," Second International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communication Engineering, Dehradun, pp. 104-107, 2015.

  9. L. K. Mathew and P. Verma, "Double threshold energy detection using sequential cooperative spectrum sensing in Rayleigh fading," International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC), Noida, pp. 83-87, Mar. 2015.

  10. P. Verma and B. Singh, "Simulation study of double threshold energy detection method for cognitive radios," 2nd International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks (SPIN), Noida, pp. 232-236, Feb, 2015.

  11. P. Verma and B. Singh, "Throughput analysis in cognitive radio networks," International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), New Delhi, pp. 1199-1203, Sep. 2014.

  12. M. K. Dhaka and P. Verma, "A relay based Cooperative Spectrum Sensing selecting maximum value of SNR in multi-channel Cognitive Radio," International Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Engineering (ICRAIE-2014), Jaipur, 2014, pp. 1-4.

Short Term Courses Organized:

  1. Course Co-cordinator in Short Term Course on '5G Wireless Communication Networks: Fundamental and Implementation Issues'  held on Jul. 10-15, 2017, organized by ECE Department, NIT Kurukshetra

  2. Course Co-coordinator in Short Term Course on "Cognitive Radio: Fundamentals and Implementation Issues" held on Jul. 09-12, 2014, organized by ECE Department and Center of Computing and Networking, NIT Kurukshetra

Short Term Courses Attended:

  1. 'Cognitive Radio: A New Paradigm in Wireless' held on Oct. 20-22, 2013 at IIT Kanpur.

  2. 'Convex Optimization for Wireless Communications' held on Sep. 15-17, 2014 at IIT Kanpur.

  3. 'Detection Theory for Communications and Signal Processing' held on Apr. 27-29, 2015 at IIT Kanpur.

  4. 'Telecom Management: Current & Emerging' held from 20/08/2015 to 21/08/2015, 2015 at IIT Delhi

Lectures Delivered:

  1. Delivered an expert lecture on ‘Cognitive Radio for Internet of Things’ in STC on Machine Learning and Internet of Things (MLIoT-2019) sponsored by TEQIP-III from 26-02-2019 to 02-03-2019 organized by GEC, Bharatpur 

  2. Delivered an expert lecture on 'Energy Detection based Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radios' in STC on '5G Wireless Communication Networks: Fundamental and Implementation Issues' from 10/07/2017 to 15/07/2017, organized by ECE Department, NIT Kurukshetra

  3. Delivered an expert lecture on 'Energy Detection based Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radios' in STC on 'Modeling and Simulation of Wireless Communication Systems' from 20/06/2016 to 24/06/2016, organized by ECE Department, NIT, Kurukshetra

Thesis Supervised

  1. M Tech: 06 Completed, 02 ongoing

  2. PhD: 02 ongoing

Awards:

  1. Gold Medalist in AMIETE, 2009

Memberships of Professional Bodies:

  1. Lifetime member of IETE, Membership Number: AM176655

Administrative Responsibilites

  1. Hostel Warden from Dec. 2014 till date.

  2. Prof. I/C of Basketball Team

  3. Faculty In charge, Institute Table Tennis Team (Jun 2019 to till date)