Dr. A. Charan Kumari received her Ph.D from Dayalbagh Educational Institute, in collaboration with Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India, under their MOU. Currently she is working as an associate professor at The NorthCap University, Gurugram. She has an excellent teaching experience of nearly 16 years in various esteemed institutions and received various accolades including the best teacher award. Her current research interests include Search Based Software Engineering, Evolutionary computation and soft computing techniques. She has published papers in journals and conferences of national and international repute. Dr. Charan has also served as reviewer of various journals and conferences. She has delivered an invited talk at 43rd CREST open workshop on Hyper-heuristics at University College London, London. She is a member of IEEE, Computer Society of India (CSI) and Systems Society of India (SSI).
Area of Expertise:Search-based software engineering, Optimization using metaheuristic search techniques