Mr Pankaj Rakheja

Mr Rakheja is currently pursuing PhD in Iris biometric protection. He has done his MTech (Electronics & Communication Engg) in DNA Cryptography in Matlab from Maharshi Dayanand University. The broad area of his research focus is in image processing and optical Cryptography . He has written many research papers in international journals and conferences in the field of telecommunication, cryptography and networking.

Ms Pooja Sabherwal*

Ms Pooja Sabherwal is pursuing research in the field of Biomedical Signal Processing. For her MTech, she did her thesis on VHDL Modelling and Simulation of FFT/IFFT Processor. She has guided eight MTech dissertations and several BTech projects based on VHDL Modelling, Microcontroller, Signal Processing. Ms Sabherwal has 11 years of teaching experience. She has published several research papers in national and international conferences and journals. Currently she is working on ECG Signal Analysis. She has contributed significantly in the development of the Department’s laboratories and lab manuals. She was awarded best paper award in ICEIT conference on advances in mobile communications, networking and computing held on 16-17 April , 2015.She is a life member of the Indian Society for Technical Engineers and an active member of IEEE Society and She is currently pursuing PhD. Ms Sabherwal is a coordinator of NCU’s Scholar Scheme and IGATE modular Courses.

*To strengthen her faculty profile, in terms of research and outreach activities, the faculty has converted to visiting faculty.

Ms Naresh Kumari

Ms Naresh Kumari has done her BTech (Hons) in Electrical Engineering from CR State College of Engineering, Murthal, Haryana in 1996. She joined The NorthCap University as Assistant Professor (Sr. Scale) in Aug 2010. She has done her MTech in Instrumentation and Control from Rajasthan University. She is pursuing her PhD in Control Systems from The NorthCap University, Gurugram. She has to her credit over 17 years of teaching experience at various Engineering Colleges like Dronacharya College of Engineering, Gurugram, CR State College of Engg., Murthal and SBMN Engg. College, Rohtak.

Her fields of interest are Electrical Technology, Control Systems, Power Systems, Network Theory, Electric Drives and Intelligent Instrumentation. The broad area of her research is control of frequency for various power plants during the varying load conditions by applying various control and optimizing techniques. She has guided undergraduate students in their seminar presentation and project work. She has Life time membership of IETE, New Delhi. She has made significant contribution as active member of various committees in different colleges. She has also made significant contribution in development of Control system, Power Systems and Electrical machines Labs. She has been core member for development of workbooks for various Electrical Labs and undergraduate curriculum designing. She has published quality research papers in international journals and in the proceedings of international and national conferences.

Ms Kusum Dangi

Ms Kusum Grewal Dangi is working in EECE Department since Oct’2007 at NCU. She is pursuing PhD from The NorthCap University in the area of “Computer Networks Modeling”. She has guided more than 15 M.Tech thesis and various B.Tech projects. She has research interest in the areas of Wireless Communication, Networking and Biomedical Instrumentation. She has published various research papers in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences. She has qualified UGC-NET. She is an active member of IEEE Society and acting as Branch Counsellor for NCU IEEE Chapter. She is heading Santulan Club. She is the coordinator of Alumni Activities at EECE Department.

Ms Amanpreet Kaur

Ms Amanpreet Kaur is working as Assistant Professor in EECE Department having 9 years of experience and she joined NCU in July 2008. She has published papers in various International and National Journals and conferences. Her fields of interest are Digital Electronics, Microprocessor, Digital Signal Processing, Wireless & Mobile Communication, Image Processing, and Optical Communication. She has guided various MTech dissertations and several projects. She has significantly contributed to the departmental laboratories, curriculum design and the Projects at the EECE Department. She has guided the project sponsored by National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, under Ministry of Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Design Clinic Scheme, titled “Intelligent Blind Aid”, for INR 1.3 Lacs. (USD$ 2000) in 2013. She is project coordinator and handling projects at UG and PG Level. She has been awarded Star Performer award for excellence in teaching learning process in 2013-2014. She is a professional member of IEEE, SPIE and ISTE Societies. She is looking for extracurricular activities at the university level.

Dr Hemani Kaushal

Dr Hemani Kaushal did her Ph.D in Optical Communication from Electrical Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi. She did her Master of Engineering in Electronics Product Design and Technology from Punjab Engineering College University of Technology (PECUT), Chandigarh. She holds university position in her master’s degree.

Her research areas are optical communication, photonic switching and networking, free space optical communication, digital communication and currently she is working on hybrid FSO/RF links, high speed Passive Optical Networks (PON) and Optical Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM). Before joining The NorthCap University, she has served Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, (Punjab) and Punjab Engineering College University of Technology (PECUT), Chandigarh.

She has worked on a sponsored project from Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), India with title, “Design and Development of Array-of-Arrays MOEM based Free Space Optical Link for Ground to Satellite Communication” for a period of two years (2009 to 2012) when she was doing her research at IIT Delhi. Currently she is working on another project in collaboration with IIT Delhi sponsored by Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) with title, “Simulation and Analysis of System Design Requirements for Ground to Satellite and Inter-Satellite Free Space Optical Communication link”.

She has total 26 publications (6 Journals + 20 International/National conferences) to her credit. She has received best presentation award in International Conference on Light: OPTICS’11 held at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut, Kerala, May 2011. She also received second best award on National Science Day held at Indian Institute of Technology Delhi on Feb 2011. List of her publications can be found in research areas

She is life member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE), Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USAand Optical Society of America (OSA), USA.

Dr Mona Aggarwal

Dr Mona Aggarwal has done her Ph.D.  from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), University of Delhi, New Delhi in the field of Wireless Communication. During the course of her Ph.D, she worked as a full time research scholar at NSIT, New Delhi and has more than 10 years of teaching experience at under graduate level. She is member of various technical societies like IEEE- Institution of electrical & electronics Engineers and SPIE- international professional society for optics and photonics technology. She has published more than 40 research papers in various journals/conferences of international and national repute. Recently she has been awarded with postdoc travel mobility grant of 1000 Euros to visit the Technical University of Munich, Germany. Her current research interests are optical wireless communication, cooperative communication and indoor visible light communication systems.

Dr Vandana Khanna

Dr Vandana has a total of 6 years of industry experience, more than 8 years of teaching and 6 years of research experience. She started her professional career as a Design Engineer in Motorola India Ltd in February 2001, later she worked as Senior Design Engineer in Freescale Semiconductor Ltd from 2004 to 2007. She has worked in many projects in wireless domain, and worked on 130nm, 90nm and 65nm technologies. She has worked in physical design mostly and achieved three Bravo awards which were based on best performance in project teams. She has also presented papers in inter-college event and Motorola’s yearly event and won first and second prizes respectively.

She joined The NorthCap University in July 2009. She is expert in handling subjects like Digital Electronics, VLSI Design, VLSI fabrication and technology, Microprocessors and microcontrollers, Embedded System Design. She has worked for the development of various labs and design of curriculum in the department. She is the Member Secretary of the department’s meetings and Member Secretary of the Library Sub-Committee at the university level. She is a resource person who has been organizing and coordinating value added courses related to IT and latest technologies for the students of EECE department. She was awarded the ‘Star Performer’ award at The NorthCap University for the academic year 2013-14.

Dr Vandana has guided many MTech dissertations and several BTech projects. Her research interests include modeling of photovoltaic cells and systems, device modeling and VLSI Design. Her research papers have been published in reputed National/International journals and in the proceedings of National and International conferences. She was also awarded for the ‘Best Research Paper’ for the academic year 2015-16.

Dr Shaveta Arora

Dr Shaveta has a total of 16 years of teaching and 6 years of research experience. She started her teaching career as lecturer from HCTM, Kaithal, Haryana in September 2001. In 2002, she worked with P.D.M. Bahadurgarh, Haryana, from 2003 – 2006 in HEC Jagadhri, Haryana and PIIT Navi Mumbai in 2006 – 2007. She joined The NorthCap University in July 2007. She is expert in handling subjects like Fuzzy Sets and Applications, Digital Signal Processing, Biomedical Engineering, Non-linear Control system, Digital Control System, Digital Electronics and Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering. She has vast experience in upgrading the labs with latest tools and technologies and has contributed significantly in setting up of Virtual Instrumentation Lab, Electronic Measurements Lab, Biomedical Engineering Lab, Signal Processing Lab and Control Systems Lab. She is the coordinator for Summer Industrial Training in the department. She has guided several projects to B.Tech and M.Tech Students and presently guiding few PhD Scholars as well.

Her research interests include Fuzzy Sets, Information Sets, Digital Signal Processing, Image Processing and Soft Computing. Her PhD research is in the area of Information set based image processing. She has attended several National workshops and conferences and published/presented several research papers in the National/International journals and conferences. She is reviewer of IEEE Transaction on Fuzzy Systems and International journal of Electronics and Communications.

Dr Neeraj Kumar Shukla

He has done PhD from the Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun (Uttarakhand) India in the year of 2013. He has done MTech in Electronics Engineering and BTech in Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering from the JK Institute of Technology, Department of Electronics & Communication, University of Allahabad, Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh) India in the year of 2000 and 1998, respectively . He has a total experience of 15 years in Academia and Semiconductor Industry, both. He worked with MITS University, BITS Pilani, and DesignKOP Labs and authored Laboratory Workbooks on Digital Electronics, Electronics Workshops and PCB Design. He has a vast experience on University-Industry Interaction, setting up of new laboratories and updating the labs with latest tools & technologies.