Faculty Profile

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Dr. Kranti Kumar

Qualification

PhD in Mathematics (Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee)

Degree

Institution

Subjects

Year

Ph. D.

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Mathematics

 

2013

M.Sc.

 

University of Lucknow

Mathematics

 

2007

B.Sc.

University of Lucknow

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

2005

Past Experience

  • Taught at the Department of Mathematics and Astronomy, University of Lucknow, Lucknow at graduate level as Ad-Hoc Lecturer during 2008-2009 in the evening classes.
  • Taught tutorial classes of B. Tech, MCA and M.Sc. students assigned by the Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee during July 2009 to June 2013.
  • Worked as Assistant Professor in the Fluid Dynamics Division, School of Advanced Sciences (SAS), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University, Vellore, Tamilnadu-632014, India from 01/07/2013 to 10/7/2014.

My Zone / Area of Expertise

My research interests include traffic noise pollution modeling, traffic flow modeling, differential equations and Artificial Neural Networks.

Research Projects

  • UGC Start up Grant research Project (Amount Rs. 600000/-) entitled “Modeling and simulation of vehicular traffic flow problems” awarded in the year 2015.
  • Seed Money Grant for Faculty Research (SMGFR) project (Amount Rs. 100000/-) entitled “Study on the effects of traffic noise on human health” awarded by Ambedkar University Delhi in December 2017.

Awards

  • Life member of Indian Society of Biomechanics, Registration Number: N-258.
  • Life member of Trinity Mathematical Society, Registration Number: A-453.
  • Life Life member of Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mathematics, Registration Number: L/870.
  • Life member of Acoustical Society of India, Registration Number: LM-958.
  • Life member of Transportation Research Group of India, Registration Number: 20129
  • Obtained third place in online quiz organized by Elsevier at IIT Roorkee in March- 2012.
  • Qualified GATE and CSIR-JRF in Mathematical Sciences in 2008.

Publications

Research Articles in Journals

  • Kranti Kumar, V. K. Katiyar, M. Parida, K. Rawat, “Mathematical modeling of road traffic noise prediction”, International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (IJAMM), 7 (4), 21-28, 2011.
  • Kranti Kumar, M. Parida, V. K. Katiyar, “Road Traffic Noise Prediction with Neural Networks- A Review”, An International Journal of Optimization and Control: Theories and Applications (IJOCTA), 2(1), 29-37, 2012.
  • Kranti Kumar, M. Parida, V. K. Katiyar, “Prediction of urban traffic noise using artificial neural network approach”, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal (EEMJ), 13 (4), 817-826 (2014).
  • Kranti Kumar, M. Parida and V. K. Katiyar, “Optimized Height of Noise Barrier for Non-Urban Highway using Artificial Neural Network”, International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology (IJEST Springer), 11 (3), 719-730 (2014).
  • Kranti Kumar, M. Parida and V. K. Katiyar, “Short term traffic flow prediction in heterogeneous condition using artificial neural network”, Transport (Taylor and Francis), 30(4), 397-405, 2015.

Seminar / Conferences

Research Articles in Conference Proceedings

  • Kranti Kumar, M. Parida, V. K. Katiyar, “Artificial Neural Network Modeling for Road Traffic Noise Prediction” published in the proceedings of third “International Conference on Computing, Communication and Networking Technology– ICCCNT 2012” by IEEE Xplore. doi:10.1109/ICCCNT.2012.6395944.
  • Kranti Kumar, M. Parida, V. K. Katiyar, “Short term traffic flow prediction for a non urban highway using Artificial Neural Network” published in “Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences” by Elsevier through 2nd Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (2nd CTRG). Volume 104, pp: 755-764. doi: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2013.11.170
  • B. Sharma, V. K. Katiyar, Kranti Kumar, Traffic accident prediction model using Support Vector Machines with Gaussian Kernel, Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Soft Computing for Problem Solving by Springer, pp 1-10, 2016, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-0451-3_1.
  • R. K. Mishra, A. Kumar, Kranti Kumar, Application of artificial neural network in traffic noise pollution modeling, Proceedings of the International Conference on Communication and Computing Systems by Taylor and Francis, pp 469-474, 2017, ISBN 978-1-138-02952-1.

International Conference Attended/Papers presented

  • “4th International Congress on Environmental Research - ICER 2011” held at SVNIT Surat from 15-17 December, 2011.
  • First International Conference on “Yoga for Health and Social Transform” held at Patanjali Yogpeeth, Haridwar, Uttarakhand from January 2-5, 2011.
  • Third “International Conference on Computing, Communication and Networking Technology– ICCCNT 2012” held at SNS College of Engineering Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, from 26-28 July, 2012.
  • 2nd Conference of Transportation Research Group of India (2nd CTRG) held at Agra between 12-15 December, 2013.
  • International Conference on Mathematical Sciences (ICMS-2015) held at Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, during 13-15 July 2015.
  • International Conference on Communication and Computing Systems (ICCCS 2016) held at Dronacharya College of Engineering Gurgaon during September 9-11, 2016.
  • 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Environmental Management (STEM -2019) held during 25th to 26th March, 2019 at the Department of Environmental Engineering, Delhi Technological University (DTU), Delhi, India

National Conferences Attended//Papers presented

  • National Conference on Mathematics-2008 held on December 22-23, 2008 at the Department of Mathematics and Astronomy, Lucknow University, Lucknow.
  • National Symposium under UGC SAP (DRS-1) Programme held on December 24-25, 2008 at the Department of Mathematics and Astronomy, Lucknow University, Lucknow.
  • National Research Scholar Meet in Mathematical Science which was held at Department of Mathematics, IIT, Roorkee during December 19-23, 2009, attended.
  • 2nd National Symposium under UGC SAP (DRS-1) Programme held on January 09-10, 2010 at the Department of Mathematics and Astronomy, Lucknow University, Lucknow.
  • National Seminar on Sports Biomechanics and Exercise Sciences held on April 16-17, 2011 at the St. Stephen’s College, North Campus, University of Delhi, Delhi.
  • National conference on “Role of Mathematical and Physical Sciences in Engineering and Technology” held at Government Degree College Karnprayag, Uttarakhand from 21-22 October, 2011.

Training Program and Workshops attended:

  • “Library Orientation Program and Workshop on Scopus and Science Direct” Held at Mahatma Gandhi Central Library, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee on 27 February, 2012.
  • QIP workshop on “Interaction of Academia-Industry on Mathematical Modeling” organized by Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee on 31March, 2012.
  • Two online workshops on “Webcast on ethics in scientific article submission and publishing” and “Webcast on charting a course for a successful research carrier” organized by Elsevier Biggerbrains on 11 July, 2012.
  • Faculty Development Programme on “Teaching Mathematics” organized by School of Advanced Sciences (SAS), VIT University Vellore during 8-9 July, 2013.
  • Faculty Development Programme on “MATLAB”organized by Academic Staff College (ASC), VIT University Vellore during 27-29 August, 2013.
  • VIT Mathematical Meet 2014 held at VIT University on 25 January, 2014.
  • Faculty Development Programme on “Role of Multiple Intelligences” organized by Academic Staff College (ASC), VIT University Vellore on 27 February, 2014.
  • UGC sponsored orientation course at University of Lucknow from May 15, 2015 to June 12, 2015.
  • UGC sponsored refresher course (Summer School) at University of Lucknow from June 15, 2017 to July 05, 2017.

Lectures Delivered/Sessions chaired

  • Delivered an invited lecture in the International Conference on Mathematical Sciences (ICMS-2015) held at Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, during 13-15 July 2015.
  • Delivered an invited lecture in TEQIP-II Sponsored Faculty Development Programme at Delhi Technological University, Delhi (July 2015).
  • Chaired the special session on “Cloud Computing and Computer Technology” in the International Conference on Communication and Computing Systems (ICCCS 2016) held at Dronacharya College of Engineering Gurgaon during September 9-11, 2016.

Conferences/Workshops/Quiz organised

  • Organized Quiz competition at University Level at Ambedkar University Delhi for UG students in September, 2015.
  • Organized Quiz competition at University Level at Ambedkar University Delhi for UG students in September-October, 2016.
  • Organized Quiz competition at University Level at Ambedkar University Delhi for UG students in October-November, 2018.
  • Organised one day workshop entitled “Effects of Traffic Noise on Human Health” on 26/10/2018 at Ambedkar University Delhi, Kashmere Gate Campus.
  • Organised one day workshop on “GAP (Groups, Algorithms and Programming)” dated 25/02/2019 at Ambedkar University Delhi, Kashmere Gate Campus.
  • Organised one day workshop on “SAGE (System for Algebra Geometry and Experimentation)” dated 08/03/2019 at Ambedkar University Delhi, Kashmere Gate Campus.