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Research Interests/Specialisation

  • Artificial Intelligence: Computer Vision, NLP, Developing applications for the solution of real-world problems. 

  • Urban Computing: Digital Transformation, Smart Transportation, Smart Buildings and Cities.

  • Computational Social Systems: Digital Technologies, AI/ML, Human Networks and Interactions,  Digital Inequality and Bias, Digital Sociology, Fake News and Hate Speech, Algorithmic Governance Data Privacy and Issues.

  • Information Technology Systems: E-governance, Intelligent Governance, Information Systems.

  • Design and Innovation: IT Applications, Business Processes, Analytics, Product conceptualisations, Start-Up and Consultancy.

  • Public Policy: Evidence-Based Policy, Policy Research, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Skill Development. 

Selected Publications

Sachin Kumar et al. iCACD: An Intelligent Deep Learning Model to Categorise Current Affairs News Article for Efficient Journalistic Process. International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management, 13(5):2572–2582, 2022, Springer.

Sachin Kumar et al. Sensor network driven novel hybrid model based on feature selection and svr to predict indoor temperature for energy consumption optimisation in smart buildings. International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management, 2022, Springer.

Sachin Kumar et al. Fake News Goes Viral! Determination and Analysis of Virality of Socially Relevant Events in Digital Governance. ICEGOV 2022 : International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, Portugal, October, 2022, ACM, Nominated for the Best Paper Award, Organised by United Nations University Operating Unit on Policy-Driven Electronic Governance (UNU- EGOV)Core(A).

Sachin Kumar et al. Does Social Media Feed Tell about Your Mental State? A Deep Randomised Neural Network Approach. WCCI2022: IEEE WORLD CONGRESS ON COMPUTATIONAL INTEL- LIGENCE, Italy, July 2022, Accepted,, IEEE: world’s largest technical event on computational intelligence, Core(A)

Sachin Kumar et al. An intelligent model based on integrated inverse document frequency and multi- nomial naive bayes for current affairs news categorisation. International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management, 2021, Springer.

Sachin Kumar et al. Insights and reflections using data analytics approach of covid-19 situation among the indian states and ethical considerations. International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management, 1, 2021, Springer.

Sachin Kumar. A Critical and Ethical Perspective on Governance and Policies during COVID-19 Pan- demic in India. Digital Government: Research and Practice, 3(1):1–10, 2022, Association for Computing Machinery(ACM),

Sachin Kumar. An Assessment of Research Process Management Software Usage in Indian Higher Education. In Decision Analytics Applications in Industry, pages 409–419. Springer, Singapore, 2020.

Sachin et al. Kumar. Ensemble-based extreme learning machine model for occupancy detection with ambient attributes. International Journal of System Assurance Engineering and Management, pages 1–11, 2020, Springer.

Sachin Kumar et al. A Novel Hybrid Model Based on Particle Swarm Optimisation and Extreme Learning Machine for Short-Term Temperature Prediction Using Ambient Sensors. Sustainable Cities and Society, 49, 2019, IF-10.687, Elsevier. SCIE/Scopus.

Sachin Kumar et al. Intra ELM Variants Ensemble Based Model to Predict Energy Performance in Residential Buildings. Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks, 16:177–187, 2018, IF=5.899, Else- vier.SCIE/Scopus.

Sachin Kumar et al. A Novel Method Based on Extreme Learning Machine to Predict Heating and Cooling Load through Design and Structural Attributes. Energy and Buildings, 176:275–286, 2018, IF= 7.879, Elsevier.SCIE/Scopus.

Sachin Kumar et al. Predictive Analysis of Alertness Related Features for Driver Drowsiness Detection. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, 736:368–377, 2018, Springer. Scopus.

Sachin Kumar et al. A Conceptual Architectural Design for Intelligent Health Information System: Case Study on India. In Quality, IT and Business Operations: Modeling and Optimization, pages 1–15. Springer Singapore, Singapore, 2018.

Sachin Kumar et al. Machine Learning-Based Method and Its Performance Analysis for Occupancy Detection in Indoor Environment. Advances in Signal Processing and Intelligent Recognition Systems, 678:228–239, 2017, Springer., Scopus.

Sachin Kumar et al. From E-Governance to D–Governance. CSI Communications: 0970-647x, 40(2):32–34, 2016, Computer Society of India. Sachin Kumar et al. Intelligent Energy Conservation: Indoor Temperature Forecasting with Extreme Learning Machine. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing,, 2:977–988, 2016, Springer.

Sachin Kumar et al. ELM Variants Comparison on Applications of Time Series Data Forecasting. In- ternational Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 4:1409– 1414, 2016, IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society. Scopus.

Sachin Kumar et al. A New Sustainable Prototype USP for Education Information System. In- ternational Conference on Futuristic Trends on Computational Analysis and Knowledge Management (ABLAZE), 1:174–179, 2015, IEEE.

Sachin Kumar et al. An Approach to Ensure Superior and Sustainable Software Development Performance. International Conference on Computing for Sustainable Global Development (INDIACom), 2:115–117, 2014, IEEE. Page 7 of 13

Sachin Kumar et al. Empirically Developed Integrated ICT Framework for PDS in Developing Coun- tries. Third World Congress on Information and Communication Technologies (WICT 2013), 3:234–239, 2013, IEEE, Scopus.

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