Updates

"Rejection will give you a new path" (14-10-2021): Manuscript titled as " Assessing the palaeohydrology of the Lost Saraswati River in the Punjab-Haryana Plains Northwest India from satellite data" is accepted for publication in Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Elsevier.
(09-10-2021): Received the prestigeous student travel grant from American Geophysical Union to attend AGU Fall Meeting this December.
(09-09-2021): Manuscript titled as " Machine learning to estimate surface roughness from satellite images" is accepted for publication in Remote Sensing, MDPI.
(19-08-2021): Manuscript titled as " Estimating discharge of the Ganga River from satellite altimeter data" is accepted for publication in Journal of Hydrology.
(19-05-2021): Manuscript titled as " ECS-NL: An Enhanced Cuckoo Search Algorithm for Node Localisation in Wireless Sensor Networks" is accepted for publication in Sensors.
(03-03-2021): Manuscript titled as " A Novel Model to Eliminate the Doubly Near-Far Problem in Wireless Powered Communication Network" is accepted for publication in IET Communications.
(12-01-2021): Manuscript titled as " A Gaussian Process Regression Approach to Predict the k-barrier Coverage Probability for Intrusion Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks" is accepted for publication in Expert Systems With Applications.
(08-12-2020): Joined the reviewer board for "IEEE Access, IEEE."
(01-12-2020): Manuscript titled as "Nature-Inspired Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks: A Comprehensive Survey" is accepted for publication in Computer Science Review.
(25-11-2020): Joined the reviewer board for "Complex & Intelligent Systems (CAIS), Springer."
(14-11-2020): Manuscript titled as "A Machine Learning Approach to Predictthe Average Localisation Error with Applications to Wireless Sensor Networks" is accepted for publication in IEEE Access.
(25-08-2020): I have been accepted to attend the highly prestigious "The CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Summer School 2020".
(03-06-2020): Manuscript titled as "Estimation of Soil Moisture applying modified Dubois model to Sentinel-1; A regional Study from Central India" is accepted for publication in Remote Sensing, MDPI
(22-05-2020): I have been accepted to attend the high competitive MLSS (Machine Learning Summer School) 2020 (the event will be fully virtual).
(14-05-2020): Joined the reviewer board for "Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series B, Springer."
(25-04-2020): Manuscript titled as "Wireless information and power transfer using single and multiple path relays" is accepted for publication in International Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley.
(23-04-2020): Selcted as the Ambassador for IEEEXtreme 14.0 (Region-10, IEEE M.P Sub Section).
(23-03-2020): Joined the reviewer board for journal "Wireless Personal Communications, Springer."

Work Experience

  1. August 2019 - Till date : Teaching Assistant, Department of EES, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal.

    Subject: Data Analysis and Statistics [Blog written by me on Data Science]
    Subject: Remote Sensing and GIS (Theory and Practical)


  2. March 2018 - March 2021 : Junior Research Fellow, Department of EES, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal.

    Project: NISAR (NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar).


  3. June 2015 - Jully 2015 : Summer Research Intern , at DRDO, Dehra Dun Area, India.

    Project Title: Verilog Simulation of Elementary SRAM and its Controller on Model Sim (Student Edition 10.4a).
    Project Supervisor: Mr. Asheesh Thapliyal, Scientist D.

Education

  1. August 2012 - May 2017 : Integrated Dual degree (B.Tech. + M.Tech.), Gautam Buddha University, Greater Noida, India

    B.Tech. in Electronic and Communication Engineering and M.Tech in Wireless Communication and Networks.
    M.Tech. Thesis title: Intelligent Algorithm Approach Towards Optimal Coverage in Wireless Sensor Networks.
    M.Tech. Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Sandeep Sharma.

Publications

  1. Journals

  2. [12] Beg, Z., Gaurav, K., Singh, A., & Tandon, S.K., (2021). Assessing the palaeohydrology of the lost Saraswati River in the Punjab-Haryana plains, Northwest India from satellite data. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2021.110716 [ PDF ] [IF - 3.31]

    [11] Singh, A., Gaurav, K., Kumar Rai, A., & Beg, Z., (2021). Machine learning to estimate surface roughness from satellite images. Remote Sensing. doi: 10.3390/rs13193794 [ PDF ] [IF - 4.84]

    [10] Kumar Rai, A., Beg, Z., Singh, A., & Gaurav, K. (2021). Estimating discharge of the Ganga River from satellite altimeter data. Journal of Hydrology. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2021.126860 [ PDF ] [IF - 5.72]

    [9] Kotiyal, V., Singh, A., Sharma, S., Nagar, J., & Lee, C.C. (2021). ECS-NL: An Enhanced Cuckoo Search Algorithm for Node Localisation in Wireless Sensor Networks. Sensors. doi: 10.3390/s21113576 [ PDF ] [IF - 3.57]

    [8] Singh, J., Chaturvedi, A., Sharma, S., & Singh, A. (2021). A novel model to eliminate the doubly near‐far problem in wireless powered communication network. IET Communications. doi: 10.1049/cmu2.12167 [ PDF ] [IF - 1.54]

    [7] Singh, A., Nagar, J., Sharma, S., & Kotiyal, V. (2021). A Gaussian Process Regression Approach to Predict the k-barrier Coverage Probability for Intrusion Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks. Expert Systems with Applications. doi: 10.1016/j.eswa.2021.114603 [ PDF ] [IF - 6.95]

    [6] Singh, A., Sharma, S., & Singh, J. (2021). Nature-Inspired Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks: A Comprehensive Survey. Computer Science Review. doi: 10.1016/j.cosrev.2020.100342 [ PDF ] [IF - 7.87]

    [5] Singh, A., Kotiyal, V., Sharma, S., Nagar, J., & Lee, C.C. (2020). A Machine Learning Approach to Predictthe Average Localisation Error withApplications to Wireless SensorNetworks. IEEE Access. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3038645 [ PDF ] [IF - 3.36]

    [4] Singh, A., Gaurav, K., Meena, G. K., & Kumar, S. (2020). Estimation of Soil Moisture applying modified Dubois model to Sentinel-1; A regional Study from Central India. Remote Sensing. doi: 10.3390/rs12142266 [ PDF ] [IF - 4.84]

    [3] Sharma, S., Kumar, R., Singh, A., & Singh, J. (2020). Wireless information and power transfer using single and multiple path relays. International Journal of Communication Systems. doi: 10.1002/dac.4464 [ PDF ] [IF - 2.04]

    [2] Singh, A., Sharma, S., Singh, J., & Kumar, R. (2019). Mathematical modelling for reducing the sensing of redundant information in WSNs based on biologically inspired techniques. Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems. doi: 10.3233/JIFS-190605 [ PDF ] [IF - 1.85]

    [1] Singh, A., Sharma, M., Kumar, R., Singh, S. P., & Madhesiya, J. R. (2018). Modelling and analysis of polarization noise in vertical cavity surface emitting lasers. Multiscale and Multidisciplinary Modeling, Experiments and Design.
    doi:10.1007/s41939-018-0033-9 [ PDF , MATLAB Code ]

  3. Conference

    [4] Singh, Abhilash, Meena, G. K., Kumar, S., & Gaurav, K. (2019). Evaluation of the penetration depth of L-band S-band (NISAR mission) microwave SAR signals into the ground. 2019 URSI- Asia Pacific Radio Science Conference [ PDF , PPT , MATLAB Code ] (Talk)

    [3] Kumar, R. & Singh, Abhilash. (2018). Throughput optimization for wireless information and power transfer in communication network. In Signal processing and communication engineering systems (spaces), 2018 conference (pp. 1–5). IEEE.doi:10.1109/SPACES.2018.8316303 [ PDF ]

    [2] Singh, Abhilash, Meena, G. K., Kumar, S., & Gaurav, K. (2018). Analysis of the effect of incidence angle and moisture content on the penetration depth of l- and s-band sar signals into the ground surface. ISPRS Annals of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences (Vol. IV-5, pp. 197–202).doi:10.5194/isprs-annals-IV-5-197-2018 [ PDF , Video , MATLAB Code ] (Talk)

    [1] Sharma, S., Singh, J., Kumar, R., & Singh, Abhilash. (2017). Throughput-save ratiooptimization in wireless powered communication systems. In Information, communication, instrumentation and control (ICICIC), 2017 international conference (pp. 1–6). IEEE. doi:10.1109/ICOMICON.2017.8279031 [ PDF ] (Talk)

  4. Abstract

  5. [2] Singh, Abhilash, & Gaurav, Kumar (2021). “Machine learning to estimate surface roughness from satellite images. EGU General Assembly 2021. [ PDF ]

    [1] Singh, Abhilash, Gaurav, Kumar & Kumar, Shashi (2020). Evaluating the potential of Sentinel-1 images for the estimation of soil moisture on an alluvial Fan. EGU General Assembly 2020. [ PDF ]


Awards and Achievements

  1. DST INSPIRE Fellowship
    Selected for the prestigious DST INSPIRE FELLOWSHIP in ``Engineering Sciences''. Awarded by Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India.


  2. GOLD MEDALIST Throughout topper in B.Tech. and M.Tech.


  3. NATIONAL LEVEL EXAM QUALIFIED GATE-2017, UGC NET 2016, UGC NET 2017, UGC NET 2018.


  4. RANK IN MATLAB CENTRAL
    Rank 644 out of 81169 (Top 1 %) in MATLAB Cody in Mathworks. (Click here)
    Rank 1547 out of 16170 in MATLAB file Exchange in Mathworks (Click here)


  5. GRANTS
    [3] Fully funded student travel grant from American Geophysical Union (AGU) ($ 1000) to attend AGU Fall Meeting 2021, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

    [2] Full scholarship to attend the highly competitive ``Machine Learning Summer School 2020'' at Telkom University, Indonesia.

    [1] Fully funded DAAD fellowship (€ 1325) for attending a summer school on ``Geospatial data science using R 2019" at Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany.