Dr. Dilip Kumar

Basic Details


Dr. Dilip Kumar




Electronics and Communication Engg.


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Educational Details

Educational Qualification

B.E., M.E., and  PhD



Professor [February 2017~Present], Department of Electronics & Communication Engg., SLIET, Longowal, Deemed to be University, CFTI  under MoE , New Delhi.

Associate Prof. [February 2014~17 February 2017], Department of Electronics & Communication Engg., SLIET, Longowal, Deemed to be University, under MoE, New Delhi.

Senior Engineer & Design Engineer [April 2005~ February 2014], Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, Mohali, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Government of India.

Lecturer [June 2003~ April 2005], SBBS Institute of Engg. & Technology, Jalandhar.

Book Authored

Book authored

Books: 03

Book Chapters: 06

Professional Memebership

Professional Membership

IETE Fellow member

IEEE Senior member

IAENG member



Recently, I have been enlisted in the most coveted list of “World Ranking of Top 2% Scientists” compiled by the prestigious US-based Stanford University in the years 2023, 2022, 2021, and 2020 respectively.

IET 2015 Premium award for the paper “Performance analysis of energy efficient clustering protocols for maximizing the lifetime of wireless sensor networks”.
Biography included in Whos Who in the Marquis, USA 2014 and  2015
Letter of Appreciation from Principal Scientist, Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), Pusa New Delhi for the Development of the First Low Cost “Irrigation Scheduler: Programmable System”.
Recipient of best M.Tech Thesis award at INNO-TECH 2014 organized by Pushpa Gujral Science City, Kapurthala 2014
Paper titled “EEHC: Energy Efficient Heterogeneous Clustered Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks” most cited Computer Communications articles published from 2009 to 2013.
IET Wireless Sensor Systems’ second most Popular article in 2015, Performance analysis of energy efficient clustering protocols for maximizing the lifetime of wireless sensor networks.



Number of Publications in International Journals: 55 (Elsevier, IEEE, IET, Springer,  Inderscience, etc)
Number of Publications in International/National Conferences: 55 (IEEE, Springer, ACM, etc)
Google total citations: 3128 (h index:26, i10 index=41)
Scopus citations: 1657  (h index:18)

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0826-2086
SCOPUS: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=57210546056

Some Recent Publications

Tarunpreet Kaur, and Dilip Kumar ” MACO-QCR: Multi-Objective ACO-Based QoS-Aware Cross-Layer Routing Protocols in WSN,” in IEEE Sensors Journal, pp. 6775 – 6783, 2021 10.1109/JSEN.2020.3038241
Tarunpreet Kaur and Dilip Kumar, “FPS-MAC: Fuzzy priority scheduling-based MAC protocol for intelligent monitoring systems,” in International Journal of Communication Systems, 2020, 33(15), e4540 with Impact factor -1.319. 10.1002/dac.4540
Sharu Bansal and Dilip Kumar, “Distance based congestion control mechanism for CoAP in IoT,” in IET communications, 2020, 14(19), 3312-20 with Impact Factor-1.662. 10.1049/iet-com.2020.0486
Tarunpreet Kaur, and Dilip Kumar “A survey on QoS mechanisms in WSN for computational intelligence-based routing protocols,” in Wireless Networks 26.4 (2020): 2465-2486 with Impact factor-2.659. 10.1007/s11276-019-01978-9
Deepak Prashar, and Dilip Kumar on “Performance Evaluation of the Optimized Error Correction Based Hop Localization Approach in a Wireless Sensor Network,” in Wireless Personal Communications (2020), 111(4), pp. 2517–2543 with Impact factor-1.061. 10.1007/s11277-019-07001-w
Tarunpreet Kaur and Dilip Kumar on “MACO-QCR: Multi-Objective ACO-Based QoS-Aware Cross-Layer Routing Protocols in WSN,” in IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 21, no. 5, pp. 6775-6783, 1 March, 2021 with Impact factor-3.073. 10.1109/JSEN.2020.3038241
Rajeev Kumar, Dilip Kumar and Dinesh Kumar, “Performance enhancement of traffic information gathering algorithm for vehicular adhoc networks”, International Journal of Communication system, (Impact factor-1.2), 2019. 10.1002/dac.4111
Kumar Gaurav Suman, Dilip Kumar “Noninvasive Temperature Measuring and Early Fault Detecting System for Manufacturing Industry”, MAPAN, Springer, (Impact Factor-1.250), 2019. 10.1007/s12647-019-00325-9
Tarunpreet Kaur, Dilip KumarQoS mechanisms for MAC protocols in wireless sensor networks: a survey”, IET Communications, Vol. 14, pp. 1-18, 2019. 10.1049/iet-com.2018.5110
Tarunpreet Kaur, Dilip Kumar “Particle Swarm Optimization based Unequal and Fault Tolerant Clustering Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks”, IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 18, No. 11, pp. 4614-4622, 2018. 10.1109/JSEN.2018.2828099
Deepak Prashar, Dilip Kumar “Design and Analysis of Distance Error Correction based Localization Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks, Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies”, Vol. 29, No. 12, 2018. 10.1002/ett.3547
Rajeev Kumar, Dilip Kumar, and Dinesh Kumar, “EACO and FABC to multi-path data transmission in wireless sensor networks,” IET Communications, Vol. 11, pp.522-530, 2017. 10.1049/iet-com.2016.0859





Completed one DST-sponsored project titled ” Irrigation Scheduler: Programmable System” in 2014.

M.Tech Thesis Guided: 60+

Ph.D. Guided (Awarded):  06

Ph.D. Submitted:01

Ph.D. ongoing: 02

Other Activities

1. Dr. D. Kumar is a reviewer of the IEEE Sensors Journal, IET Communication Journal, IET Wireless Sensor Systems Journal, and other reputed SCI/WoS-indexed journals.

2  Dr. D. Kumar delivered several expert talks/lectures on IoT, Wireless Sensor Networks, and Electronics Product Design in many FDP, STTP, and Workshops organized by NITs, NITTTR, CDAC, and other Institutes/Universities.