Associate Professor

Dr. Krishna Prasad

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Interests

  1. Artificial Intelligence
  2. Soft Computing: Evolutionary algorithms
  3. Simulation and Modelling

Education

1983

Jawaharlal Nehru University
India
Masters

2006

Multimedia University
Malaysia
Ph.D.

Experience

  • 2012 - 2018, Professor in Computer Science | Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia
  • 2010 - 2012, Professor& Head of the IT department Faculty of Engineering | Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad, India
  • Oct 2006 – Feb 2007, Visiting Professor of Computer Science | Sarajevo School of Science and Technology, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • Jun 2001 – Jan 2010, Senior Lecturer | Multimedia University, Malaysia
  • Oct 2000 - Jun 2001, Lecturer |  APIIT, Access Towers, Union Place, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka
  • Jan 1998 - Jan 2000, Senior Lecturer | FTMS-ICL, 128-130, H.S.LEE, 50000, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Aug 1988 - Jan 1998, Reader | Dept of Computer Science and  Engineering, College of Engineering, GITAM, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, A.P, India

Research Interest

  • Previous research work includes Applications of Genetic algorithms and Fuzzy modelling in the areas of Electrical distribution systems, Wireless sensor networks and Distributed systems. I have developed new algorithms for Electrical network reconfiguration to minimise losses and Load flow solution.
  • Another application is to minimize the power consumption in WSN. Another application is Fault detection in Distributed systems.
 Future research planned: application of Evolutionary programming in
  • Green Cloud computing: Green cloud computing solutions aims to not only save energy, but also reduce operational costs.
  • Data Placement strategy in Distributed Systems
  • EP in Big Data: EP looks promising in three aspects of the Big Data problem which are feature selection, instance selection and handling missing values.
  • WSN & Hybrid Wireless
  • Internet of Nano Things
  • Virtual reality and augmented reality

Awards & Fellowships

  • Nominated for “International Scientist of the year for 2008” by the selection committee of the International Biographical centre in Cambridge, England.
  • Included in Marquis “Who is who”, published from U.S.A., in Science and Engineering for the year 2006/2007.
  • Nominated for Inclusion in the “2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st century2009/2010” by the International Biographical centre, Cambridge, England.

Publications

Recent publications (conferences):
  • “WSN Energy Optimization: Evolutionary Approach”, Krishna Prasad, Second International Conference on Advanced Computational and Communication Paradigms (ICACCP-2019) SMIT, Majitar, Sikkim, February, 2019.
  • “Immune Parallel Evolutionary Algorithm for Fault Detection in Distributed Systems”, Krishna Prasad,  Michael Melaku,  Temesgen Deboch , SCCSIT , Sudan, November 2017
  • “Fuzzy-Evolutionary Algorithm for Energy Efficient Design of Wireless Sensor Networks, Krishna Prasad, Abenezer Dafar, Tadesse Fentahun”, NCETCPDIC-2017,Defence Engineering College, Defense University,  Bishoftu, Ethiopia, July, 2017
  • “Fuzzy-Genetic approach and novel algorithm for Fault Detection in Distributed Information Systems”, Krishna Prasad , Michael Melaku , EICTAC, 9th ICT conference, Ministry of ICT, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, June 2016
  • Pareto Optimal Reconfiguration of Electrical Distribution System, NCETCPDIC, Defense University, Bishoftu, Ethiopia, July 15-16, 2015
Technical papers published in the international journals
  • “Optimal Reconfiguration of Radial Distribution Systems Using a Fuzzy   Mutated    Genetic Algorithm”.  IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Volume 20, No. 2, April 2005, pp.1211-1213. Prasad K., Ranjan R., Sahoo N. C.  and  Chaturvedi A.
  • “A New Computational Approach for Optimal Reconfiguration of Radial Distribution   Systems Using a Fuzzy Controlled Genetic Algorithm”. Compel - International Journal For Computation And Mathematics In Electrical And Electronic Engineering, Vol.25, No.4, 2006. pp: 860-882, Prasad K., Sahoo N. C., Ranjan R., and Chaturvedi A.
  • “A Simple Approach for Branch Current Computation in Load Flow Analysis of Radial   Distribution Systems”. IJEEE - International Journal for Electrical Engineering Education, Vol.44/1, PP: 49-63, January 2007. Prasad K., Sahoo N. C., Chaturvedi A., and Ranjan R.
  • “A Fuzzy Tuned Genetic Algorithm for Optimal Reconfiguration of Radial Distribution Network”.  European Transactions on Electrical Power, 2007; 17:97-111. Sahoo N. C.  , Ranjan R., Prasad K. and Chaturvedi A.
  • “Use of Interval Arithmetic to Incorporate the Uncertainty of Load demand for Radial Distribution System”. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Vol: 21, No: 2, April 2006, Pages 1019-1021. Chaturvedi A., Prasad K., Ranjan R., Sahoo N. C.
  • “A Simplified Approach for Computer-Aided Education of Network    reconfiguration in Radial Distribution Systems“.Vol.44,No.1,January 2007, Pages:49-63 International Journal of Computer Applications in Engineering Education. K. Prasad and N. C. Sahoo
  • “A new voltage stability index for Radial Distribution Network”. International Journal of Power and Energy Systems - Vol.26, No.1, 2006, Pages: 83-88.    Chaturvedi. A., Prasad. K and Ranjan R.
  • "A Fuzzy-genetic Approach for Network Reconfiguration to Enhance Voltage Stability in Radial Distribution Systems”. International Journal of Energy Conversion and Management. 47 (2006) Pages:3288-3306. Sahoo N. C. and Prasad K.
  • “Probabilistic distribution based Interval Arithmetic Load Flow Algorithm for Radial Distribution System”.  International Journal of Power and Energy Systems.(2005) A.Chaturvedi*, R. Ranjan, K. Prasad, N.C. Sahoo
Indian Journal Papers published
  • Repairing the Gaps in Connectivity of Wireless Sensor Network & WiMAX Using Robots, International Journal of Technology and Applied Science, Vol. 2, pp. 5-11, 2011. ISSN: 2230-9004  © 2011 IJTAS: Jagbir Dhillon, Krishna Parsad, Rajesh Kumar.
  • A Survey on the state of the art of secure and optimal routing issues in wireless sensor   networks. International Journal of VLSI and Signal Processing Applications, Vol. 1, Issue 1 (48- 61),ISSN ,2231-3133 48, 2011,  Jagbir Dhillon, Prasad K.P, Krishan Kumar
  • Secure Data in Wireless Sensor Network by Using DES, International Journal of Wireless & Mobile Networks (IJWMN), Vol. 3, No. 3, June  2011  DOI : 10.5121/ijwmn.2011.3315 194, Jagbir Dhillon , Krishna Prasad , Rajesh Kumar, Ashok Gill
  • Performance Evaluation for Routing Protocols of MANET in Different Mobility Speed Models, International Journal of Modeling and Optimization (IJMO).2011, Bharat Singh, Krishna Prasad, and Krishan Kumar.
Technical papers published in international Conferences:
  • Computationally Efficient Algorithm for the Analysis of Radial Distribution Systems. 3rd IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, (EuroPes 2003), September 3-5, 2003, Marbella, Spain.
  • Predicting Threshold Loadability for weak buses in Radial Distribution System Using SVSI. The 23rd IASTED International Conference on Modeling, Identification, and Control ~MIC 2004~February 23-25, 2004 Grindelwald, Switzerland.
  • An Improved Genetic Algorithm for Optimal Reconfiguration of Radial Distribution Systems.    The 23rd IASTED International Conference on Modeling, Identification, and Control ~MIC 2004~February 23-25, 2004 Grindelwald, Switzerland.
  • Effects of Reduced Power Line Frequency and Power Factor on Radial Distribution Systems. 3rd IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, (EuroPes 2003), September3-5, Marbella, Spain.
  • Fuzzy Tuned Genetic Algorithm for Optimal Recon figurations of Radial Distribution Network. 4th IASTED International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Optimization ~ MSO 2004~August 17-19, 2004, Hawaii, USA.
  • A Simplified Approach for Load-Flow Solution of Radial Distribution System. 4th IASTED International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Optimization ~ MSO 2004 ~ August 17-19, 2004, Hawaii, USA.
  • A simple Algorithm for the Analysis of Unbalanced Three Phase Radial   Distribution System.       The 23rd IASTED International Conference on Modeling, Identification, and Control ~ MIC 2004~February 23-25, 2004 Grindelwald, Switzerland.
  • Application of Interval Arithmetic for the Analysis of Radial Distribution System. 3rd IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, (EuroPes 2003), September 3-5, 2003, Marbella, Spain.
  • Multi-level Interval Arithmetic based Load Flow Algorithm of Radial Distribution Systems. 3rd IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, (EuroPes 2003), September 3-5, 2003, Marbella, Spain.
  • Reconfiguration of Radial Distribution Systems using Fuzzy Mutated Genetic Algorithm.  International conference on Power Systems, ICPS2004, Katmandu, Nepal (P085).
  • Estimating Maximum Loadability of Radial Distribution Systems. International conference on Power Systems, ICPS2004, Katmandu, Nepal (P085).
  • A Comparative Study of Fuzzy Controlled Genetic Algorithms for Reconfiguration of Radial   Distribution Systems. Proc. Of the 8th IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, (EuroPes 2005), October 24-26, 2005, Marina Del Rey, California,  U.S.A.,
  • A Novel Scheme of Load Forecasting pertaining to long term Planning of a distribution system , TENCON 2005  IEEE Region 10, Issue Date: 21-24 Nov. 2005, On page(s): 1 – 6,Location: Melbourne, Qld.E-ISBN: 0-7803-9312-0 , Print ISBN: 0-7803-9311-2
  • A SIMPLIFIED APPROACH FOR MODELING AND SIMULATION OF NETWORK      RECONFIGURATION IN RADIAL DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS. October 8 – 10, 2007  Beijing Xijiao Hotel, Beijing, China
  • MODELING AND SIMULATION FOR VOLTAGE STABILITY ENHANCEMENT IN RADIAL DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS BY RECONFIGURATION. IASTED International Conference, May 26-28,2008 Quebec, Canada
  • A Study of Handover Performance using GLOMOSIM,   ICNICT 2012, Karpagam University, Coimbatore, K.Prasad, Volume-1, Pages 317-319
Research statement –Dr. Krishna Prasad
My current research interests are in the following topics:
  • Wireless sensor networks- Energy Optimization, Design
  • Green Cloud Computing: Novel algorithms
  • Distributed Systems : Fault detection and Fault tolerance
  • Soft computing, particularly Genetic algorithms applied to Non-polynomial problems
  • Network reconfiguration and Electrical Distribution systems
  • Cloud computing: Virtualization and security
I am currently guiding the following there Master’s Thesis:
  • Fuzzy-Genetic Algorithms for comprehensive fault detection in Distributed Systems
  • Application of Multi Objective evolutionary programming for Energy Optimization in WSN
  • Green cloud Computing
  • Applying Parallel Immune Evolutionary algorithms in various state of the art research domains.
Number of Master’s thesis guided: 20
Number of Doctoral thesis examined: 3
Number of Doctoral thesis guided: 3 (not complete)
Number of books reviewed: 1
Number of International awards for research: 3
Number of Journal papers published: 13
Number of conference papers published:24

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