Manoj Kumar, PhD


Dr. Manoj Kumar completed his Ph.D. from The Northcap University and M.Sc. (Information Security and Digital Forensics) from Technological University Dublin (Formerly ITB Blanchardstown) Ireland in 2013. He has around 11+ years of research and teaching experience. He is currently working as an Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science at the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun. His specialization is Machine Learning, Digital Image Processing, Digital Forensics, WSN, and Information Security. He has published over 75 papers in International refereed journals and conferences. He has delivered several guest lectures, seminars and chaired the session at various Conferences. He is currently editing 10 books and five journal special issues from the most famed publishers like Springer, Bentham Science,  Taylor & Francis and Elsevier etc. He is an associate editor, Guest editor, and editorial board member of various journals of repute. He is serving as a Reviewer and Editorial Board Member of many reputed Journals (Q1 and Q2) and Technical Program Committee member of International Conferences. He has received the Best Researcher Award in 2020 and the outstanding Scientist Award in 2021. He has mentored two research projects. He is also a member of numerous renowned bodies, including ACM, IAENG, ISTS, UACEE etc.