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  • Dr. Apeksha Aggarwal
Assistant Professor (Senior Grade)
apeksha.aggarwal@mail.jiit.ac.in

Education

  • Ph.D. (Computer Science & Engineering) 2020, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee, India
  • M. Tech. (Computer Science & Engineering) 2014, National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, Punjab
  • B. Tech. (Computer Science & Engineering) 2012 Uttar Pradesh Technical University

Biography

For people who are interested in research/project collaborations, please feel free to connect. 

Work Experience

  • In Academics & Research: June 2020 to till date in Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida-62, U.P., India

Interest Area(S)

  • Data Mining
  • Deep Learning
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Science & Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Natural Language Processing

Publications

International Journals

  • Frequent Pattern Mining on Time and Location AwareAir Quality Data

Journal: IEEE Access Author: A. Aggarwal and D. Toshniwal, Published In: IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp.98921-98933, July 2019 Indexed by: SCI, Web of Science, IF: 4.098

  • Detection of anomalous nitrogen dioxide (NO2) concentration in urban air of India using proximity and clustering methods

Journal: Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (JAWMA) Author: A. Aggarwal and D. Toshniwal, Publisher: Taylor and Francis Published In: JAWMA, vol. 69, Issue 7, pp.805-822, May 2019  Indexed by: SCI, Web of Science, IF: 2.143

  • Safest Route Detection Via Danger Index Calculation: An Application for Visual Surveillance

Journal: Computers, Materials & Continua Author: IshaPuthige, Kartikay Bansal, ChahatBindra, MahekkKapur, Dilbag Singh, Vipul Kumar Mishra, and Apeksha Aggarwal. Publisher: Tech Science Press Published In: CMC-Computers, Materials & Continua, vol. 69(2), pp.1-17, 2021 Indexed by: SCI, Web of Science, IF: 4.89

  • Two-Way Feature Extraction Using Sequential and Multimodal Approach for Hateful Meme Classification

Journal: Complexity Author: A. Aggarwal et al. Publisher: Hindawi Published In: Complexity, ol. 2021, pp.1-7 April 2021  Indexed by: SCI, Web of Science, IF: 2.591

International Conferences and Book Chapters:

  • Spatio-Temporal Association Rule Mining on WebData

Conference: IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDMW 2018) Paper presented in Singapore Author: A. Aggarwal and D. Toshniwal, Published In: Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshops (ICDMW), pp. 1160-1165, Nov 2018 Ranking: Era A, Qualis A1

  • Predicting Particulate Matter for Assessing Air Quality in Delhi using Meteorological Features

Conference: 18th International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications     (ICCSA 2018) Paper presented in Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Author: A. Aggarwal and D. Toshniwal, Published In: Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications, Melbourne, Australia, vol. 1, pp. 623-638, July 2018  Ranking: Qualis B1

  • Image Caption Generation in Telugu using CNN

Conference: 7th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Systems (ICACCS 2021)  Paper accepted: Coimbatore, India Author: Singh, Aditya, et al. Published In: IEEE Xplore, vol. 1, pp. 314-319, July 2021, Scopus Indexed

  • Predicting Elections Results using Social Media Activity A Case Study: USA Presidential Election 2020

Conference: 7th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Systems (ICACCS 2021)  Paper accepted: Coimbatore, India

Author: J. Reddy, D. Rampavan, S. Sathwik, K.N. Reddy, V. Mishra, D. Singh and A. Aggarwal  Published In: IEEE Xplore, vol. 1, pp. 438-443, July 2021, Scopus Indexed

  • FitMe: A Fitness Application for Accurate Pose Estimation Using Deep Learning

Conference: Second International Conference On Secure Cyber Computing And Communications (ICSCCC 2021) Paper accepted: NIT Jalandhar, India Author: S. Agarwal, M. Gupta, S. Khandelwal, P. Jain, A. Aggarwal, D. Singh and V.Mishra Published In: IEEE Xplore, vol. 1, pp. 232-237, May 2021, Scopus Indexed

  • A Hybrid Ensemble Method for Air Quality Prediction

Conference: International conference on Recent Trends in Advance Computing 2020 (ICRTAC 2020) Paper accepted: VIT, Chennai Author: A. Aggarwal and A. Aggarwal To be Published In: Springer Series, Scopus

  • Data Mining Techniques for Smart Mobility - ASurvey

Conference: 5th International Conference on Advanced Computing, Networking, and Informatics (ICACNI 2017) Paper presented at NIT Goa, Goa, India  Author: A. Aggarwal and D. Toshniwal Published In: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing Series, Springer vol. 3, pp. 239-249, June 2017 Indexed by: Springer Series, Scopus Indexed

  • Improving Infrastructure for Transportation Systems Using Clustering

Conference: The Fifth International Conference on Big Data Analytics (BDA 2017) Paper presented at IIIT Hyderabad, Telangana, India Author: P. Rajput, D. Toshniwal, A. Aggarwal Published In: Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series, Springer vol. 1, pp. 129-143, December 2017 Indexed by: Springer Series,Scopus

  • Visibility Prediction in Urban Localities UsingClustering

Conference: Advances in Computing and Data Sciences (ICACDS 2018) Paper presented at UIT University, Dehradun, India Author: A. Aggarwal and D. Toshniwal Published In: Communications in Computer and Information Science Series, Springer vol. 1, pp. 623-638, July 2018 Indexed by: Springer Series, Scopus

  • 10 An Approach for Augmenting Selection Operators of SQL Queries using Skyline and Fuzzy-Logic Operators Conference:

7th International Conference on Advances in Computing & Communications (ICACC-2017) Paper presented at Rajagiri School of Engineering & Technology, Kerela, India Author: A. Agarwal, A. Agarwal and A. Aggarwal Published In: Procedia Computer Science, Elsevier vol. 115, pp. 14-21, 2017 Indexed by: Elsevier, Scopus

  • Understanding and Evaluating Commonsense Reasoning in Transformer-based Architectures

Conference: 5th International Conference on Communication and Network Technology (ICCNT 2021) Paper presented at IIT Kanpur, Kanpur, India  Author: AM. Gakhar, N. Chahal and A. Aggarwal Published In: Conference Proceedings Indexed by: Scopus

Conferences/ Workshops Organized 

  • Member Conference committe ICI’22 Publicity Team
  • Invited a senior researcher, Samsung Research Institute, “Recent Trends in NLP” on 19-April-2021for Industry outreach program at University
  • Volunteer in 13th Women in Machine Learning Workshop (WiML 2018) co-located with NIPS in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, December2018.
  • Member of “ORGANIZING COMITTEE” in technical workshop on Advance Embedded Intelligence,2017.
  • CoordinatorduringCognizance2017,theAnnualTechnicalFestivalofIndianInstituteofTechnology,Roorkee in2017.
  • Leading role as a Volunteer and Writing Team Leader in an NGO, Child Rights and You (CRY) IIT Roorkee Chapter, working towards protection of child rights (July 2016 -Ongoing).
  • Member of Women Cell aimed at resolving grievances of Women in2015.
  • Worked as a trainer in Personality Development and Training Program (July 2015- Dec2015)
  • Member of “ORGANIZING COMITTEE” in the cultural programme during graduation in2012.
  • Successfully coordinated workshop on Ethical Hacking & Information Technology, in2011.

FDP / STC / Workshop Conference Attended

  • Participated in Faculty Development Programme “RECENT TRENDS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND SYSTEMS” held at Jaypee Institute of Information Technology 19th  to 24th July 2021.
  • Participated in Competent Development Programme “Research Methodology and Data Analysis” held at Jaypee Business School 21st to 26th June 2021
  • Participated in Faculty Development Programme “Deep Learning for NLP” held at NIT Andhra Pradesh 23rd to 27th November 2020
  • Paper presentation “Hybrid ensemble Prediction Method for Analyzing Air Quality Data” at conference ICRTAC-AIT 17-18 December 2020
  • Coursera course completed “Neural Networks and Deep Learning”
  • Coursera course  “Natural Language Processing with Probabilistic Models”
  • Faculty Development Programme: Digital Mode of Education (26 May -1 June 2020) NIT Raipur
  • Workshop: Mathematical Models in Understanding COVID-19 (10-12 August 2020) Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics, UCLA
  • Webminar: Research Writing and Publishing (7-9 July) IIT Roorkee

Awards & Professional Achievements

  • Received Best Mentor Award for the year 2014-15 after 1.5 years of pre-PhD teaching experience as “Assistant Professor”.
  • WiML Travel Grant of 1400$ to attend 13th Women in Machine Learning Workshop (WiML 2018) co- located with NIPS in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, December2018.
  • CODS-COMAD 2019 Travel Grant of 4000 INR to attend The ACM India Joint International Conference on Data Science & Management of Data (CoDS-COMAD 2019) in Kolkata, India, January,2019.
  • VisvesvarayaTravelSupport forPhDStudents by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology topresent paper in IEEEInternationalConferenceonDataMining (ICDM 2018) International Conference, Singapore, September2018.
  • TravelSupport byofficeofDeanofResourcesandAlumniAffairsIndianInstituteofTechnologyRoorkee, India, August2018
  • MSRFinancialAssistantship byIndianInstituteofTechnologyRoorkeetoattendInternationalConference, August2018
  • Visvesvarya Research Fellow scholarship by Ministry of Electronics and IT for 5 years,2016-2020
  • MHRD Scholarship by Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Government of India,2012-2014
  • Invited Talk: Speaker, with THINKAI group. Talk given on Urban Computing for Smart City with more than 60 participants from various National and International students and facultymembers. (June 2020)
  • B.Tech Institute topper for batch 2008-2012 with 82% marks in external Uttar Pradesh Technical University examinations.
  • Cracked GATE-2012: Percentile 99.32, Score654.
  • UGC NET December, 2013qualified.
  • Achieved Bronze level in “United Minds 2011” conducted by IIM Banglore Vista and Unitedworld School of Business for online Business Simulation.
  • 3rd Prize in in “COMPUTER IMPETUS 11” an Inter College Technical Quiz. Organized by Vidya College of Engineering, Meerut.
  • 1st Prize in IDEAZ-A during Congizance 2017, the Annual Technical Festival of Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, 2017
  • Received a Certificate of appreciation in “The All India Essay Writing Event 2011” organized by Shri Ram Chandra Mission (SRCM) and United Nations Information Centre for India & Bhutan (UNIC).

Member of Professional Bodies/Societies

  • IEEE Member
  • Journal of Air Waste Management Association Member