Faculty Department

Dr. Sanoj Kumar

Assistant Professor -Selection Grade

B.Sc. (PCM), Ch. Charan Singh University Meerut, 2003

M.Sc. (Mathematics), Ch. Charan Singh University Meerut, 2005.

Ph.D. (Mathematics), IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, 2013.e

Post Doc (PTZ Camera Network), University of Udine, Udine, Italy, 2013-2014.

Area of Specialization:

Image Processing, Computer Vision, Machine and Deep Learning

Career Graph:

  • Assistant Professor (SG), UPES (2018 to present)
  • Assistant Professor (SS), UPES (2015- 2017)
  • Postdoc Fellow, University of Udine, Udine, Italy (2013-2014)

No. Papers published in journals: 09

No. Papers published in conferences: 09

Book Chapter: 02

No. Citations: 52

Recent Publications:

  • Manoj K. Singh, Sanoj Kumar, Musrrat Ali and Deepika Saini, “Application of a novel image moment computation in X-ray and MRI image watermarking” published in IET Image Processing, 11, pp 666 – 682, 2021. (SCI: IF - 2.373)
  • Musrrat Ali, Chang Wook Ahn, Millie Pant, Sanoj Kumar, Manoj K. Singh and Deepika Saini, “An Optimized Digital Watermarking Scheme Based on Invariant DC Coefficients in Spatial Domain”, Electronics 9(9),  1428 (1-17), 10.3390/electronics9091428 , 2020. (SCI: IF- 2.397)
  • Deepika Saini, Sanoj Kumar, Manoj K. Singh and Musrrat Ali, “Two View NURBS reconstruction based on GACO model” Complex & Intelligent Systems (Springer), 2021. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40747-021-00411-z (SCI: IF – 4.297)
  • Sanoj Kumar, Manoj K. Singh and Deepika Saini, “An image watermarking framework based on PSO and FrQWT”, Journal of Discrete Mathematical Sciences and Cryptography (Taylor & Francis) 24 (5), 1293-1308, 2021. (SCI: IF – 0.767)
  • Sanoj Kumar, Gaurav Bhatnagar, Girish Dobhal, Manoj K. Singh and Deepika Saini, “A secure and robust stereo image encryption algorithm based on DCT and Schur decomposition, Journal of Information Technology Management, 14, 23-43, 2022.

Research Publication:

  • Sanoj Kumar, Gaurav Bhatnagar, Balasubramanian Raman and N. Sukavanam, “Security of Stereo Images during Communication and Transmission”, Advance Science Letters 6, pp 173-179, 2012.
  • Sanoj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Nagarajan Sukavanam and Balasubramanian Raman, “An Efficient Disparity Estimation using Fractional Dual-Tree Complex Wavelet Transform: A Multiscale approach”, International Journal of Wavelets, Multiresolution and Information Processing (IJWMIP) 11, 1350004 (2013) [21 pages] DOI: 10.1142/S02196913135000
  • Sanoj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Nagarajan Sukavanam and Balasubramanian Raman,“Human Visual System and Segment-Based Disparity Estimation”, International Journal of Electronics and Communications (Elsevier) 67(5), pp 372-381, 2012.
  • Sanoj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Balasubramanian Raman and N. Sukavanam, “Dual Tree Fractional Quaternion Wavelet Transform for Disparity Estimation”, ISA Transactions (Elsevier) 53(2), pp 547-559, 2014.

International Publication:

  • Sanoj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Balasubramanian Raman and Nagarajan Sukavanam, “Human Action Recognition in a Wide and Complex Environment”, published in Real-Time Image and Video Processing 2011, part of IS&T/SPIE Electronic Imaging 2011, Jan 23-27 2011, San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Sanoj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Nagarajan Sukavanam and Balasubramanian Raman,“Disparity Estimation using Fractional Dual Tree Complex Wavelet Transform”, published in International Conference on Image Information Processing (ICIIP -2011) November 3-5, 2011, Jaypee University of Information Technology Waknaghat, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.
  • Sanoj Kumar, Nagarajan Sukavanam, Balasubramanian Raman and Sanjeev Kumar,“Human Visual System and Wavelet transform-based disparity estimation”, published in Fourth International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology (ICETET), November 18-20, 2011, Mauritius.
  • Sanoj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Nagarajan Sukavanam and Balasubramanian Raman, “Optical flow Estimation using Fractional Quaternion Wavelet Transform”, published in International Conference on Industrial and Intelligent Information (ICIII -2012) March 17-18, 2012, Singapore.
  • Sanoj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, and Balasubramanian Raman, “A Variational Approach for Optical Flow Estimation in Infra-Red or Thermal Images”, published in Second International Conference on Image Information Processing (ICIIP -2013) December 9-11, 2013, Jaypee University of Information Technology Waknaghat, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.

Professional Memberships/Fellowship:   ISIAM

Honours and Achievements:

  • GATE (Mathematics) - Qualified with All India Rank 201 in 2008
  • CSIR-UGC NET (Mathematics) - Qualified with All India Rank 112 in December 2009
  • Best Paper Award (NETCRYPT – 2020)
  • Young  Scientist Award (NETCRYPT - 2020)
  • Session Co-Chair - CVIP – 2016, ICHSA – 2018, NETCRYPT- 2020, ICCCS -2021, FIAM-2021

Personal interests:  Cricket, music and reading.