Dr. Sunita Garhwal


Assistant Professor


Automata Theory, Software Engineering



Contact no.: 09780081424


Sunita Garhwal is an assistant professor at the Computer Science and Engineering Department, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, India. She obtained her M. Tech. in Software Engineering from Kurukshetra University in 2007. Currently, she is pursuing her PhD degree in Automata Theory from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology. She has almost ten years of teaching experience in the area of Compiler design, Theory of Computation, Graph theory and Data structures. Her research interest focuses on fuzzy automata theory and software engineering.

Publications and other Research Outputs

SCI: 3, Non-SCI: 4

Recent SCI publications

  1. Sunita Garhwal and Ram Jiwari, Parallel Fuzzy Regular Expression and its Conversion to Epsilon-Free Fuzzy Automaton, The Computer Journal, 59(9), 1383-1391, 2016.
  2. S. Garhwal and Ram Jiwari, Conversion of fuzzy automata into fuzzy regular expressions using transitive closure, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, 30 (6), 3123-3129, 2016.
  3. T. Singla, A. Kumar, S. Garhwal, Reducing Mutation Testing Endeavor using the Similar conditions for the same Mutation Operators occurs at Different Locations, Applied mathematics & Information Science(Impact factor 1.232), 8(5), 2389-2393, 2014.

Awards and Honours

NET Qualified

Description of Research Interests

She is currently working in the area of application of fuzzy automata in real-life applications.