Department Highlights

The activities carried out by the department


Short Term Course: GIAN Course

  • Prof. Obaidat, University of Jordon was the foreign speaker in the GIAN course on “Security of e-Systems & Networks” during 10.02.2018 to 14.02.2018.
  • Meeting with Prof. Obaidat, the University of Jordon on 12.02.2018 for possible collaboration.The following points were discussed:
    • Joint research paper publication.
    • Joint project submission.
    • Joint Ph.D. supervision.
    • Ph.D. evaluation in the fields of wireless networks (including WSNs), Security and cloud computing.

  • Change of Headship

    As a Head of the department, the scope and weight of your responsibilities are inevitably wider and greater. Associate Professor Dr. Haider Banka has been appointed as the new Head of the Department.


    Covering all the concepts ranging from Number Theory to various advanced algorithms and giving regular assignments on various coding platforms like SPOJ, Codeforces and Codechef made the learning process quite engrossing. Not only did this facilitate the students in moulding their ingenuity at a faster pace but it also helped them test their coding skills. Apart from the regular classes and doubt clearing sessions, the CodeISM team was also active in helping the students through social media and personal contacts.

    With the assistance of Assistant Professor Dr. Amgoth Tarachand, the CodeISM classes took place with immense enthusiasm. The team consisted Anupam Wadhwa, Shivam Jindal, Rahul Hooda, Harsh Goyal, Ayush Kumar, Aarush Juneja and Harmandeep Singh Kahlon.

    Ph.D. Awarded

  • Siba Mishra on Efficient Cost Estimation and Testing Approaches for SOA Systems.
  • Kumar Nitesh on Developing Efficient Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Preeti Chandrakar on Design and Analysis of Remote Login Authentication Schemes.

  • Smart India Hackathon (SIH) - 2018

    IIT (ISM), Dhanbad nominated 12 teams for participation at the SIH 2018, of which 2 teams made it to the Grand-Finale. Both the teams were shortlisted for the problem statement of Ministry of Railways along with 41 teams from all over the country, the nodal centre being Udaipur. The team JanMitra bagged the 1st runner-up prize. Team JanMitra worked on the problem statement titled “Machine Content Reading of the Customer Feedback”. The team consisted Waris Quamer(Leader), Adarsh Jain, Davender Kumar, Mani Shankar Bajpai, Amisha Kumari and Shubhangi Bharti.

    Amdocs Innovation Lab2.0

    Two teams from the campus made it to the Grand finale out of 16 teams. The teams were given different real-time problems and further, they were given an internship to work on it.
    Team 1: Pratyush Kesarwani, Abhijeet Kumar.
    Team 2: Waris Quamer, Davendra Kumar.