Dr. Sukhchandan Randhawa


Assistant Professor


Computer Networks, Information Management Systems and Algorithms




Sukhchandan received M.E. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, India in 2012. She received B.E. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Chitkara Institute of Engineering and Technology, Rajpura, Punjab, India. She had done Diploma in Information Technology from Thapar Polytechnic, Patiala, India. She is pursuing PhD in Wireless Sensor Networks. She has joined Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology as Lecturer in 2012.

Her research interests are focused on Wireless Sensor Networks, power efficiency, data aggregation and load balancing algorithms in Wireless Sensor Networks and resource scheduling in Cloud computing. She is an active researcher in field of Wireless Sensor Networks and Cloud computing and has number of publications in SCI, SCIE, Scopus Indexed journals and International Conferences.

Publications and other Research Outputs

International Journal (SCI/SCIE Indexed): 2

  • Sukhchandan Randhawa and Sushma Jain, “An Intelligent PSO based energy efficient load balancing multipath technique in wireless sensor networks”, The Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences , vol. 25, no. 4, 2017 ,  pp.3113-3131.
  • Sukhchandan Randhawa and Sushma Jain, “Data Aggregation In Wireless Sensor Networks: Previous Research, Current Status and Future Directions”, Wireless Personal Communication [Springer], July 2017.


International Journal (Non- SCI): 6


  • Sukhchandan Randhawa, Sushma Jain,  “Performance Analysis of LEACH with Machine Learning Algorithms in Wireless Sensor Networks”  International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol. 147, No. 2, 2016.
  • Chandan Malik, Sushma Jain and Sukhchandan Randhawa, “Resource scheduling in cloud using harmony search”  IEEE International Conference on Inventive Computation Technologies (ICICT), Coimbatore, TN, 2016.
  •  Sukhchandan Randhawa, “WSN Routing Challenges: A Methodical Analysis”  International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Engineering & Technology, Vol No. 3, No. 3, 2014.  
  •  Monia, Sukhchandan Randhawa and Sushma Jain “An Efficient Trust Management Algorithm in Wireless Sensor Network” Emerging Research in Computing, Information, Communication and Applications. Springer, Singapore, 2016 
  • Sukhchandan Randhawa and Sushma Jain, “A Systematic Review on Energy Aware QoS Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks” International Journal of Energy Information and Communications ,  MECS, Vol.6, No.  5, pp.1­14, 2015. 
  •  Ritu, Sukhchandan Randhawa, Sushma Jain, “Trust Models in Cloud Computing: A Review” International Journal of Wireless and Microwave Technologies, MECS, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 14-27, 2017.


Conference Publications


  • Zeenia Singla, Sukhchandan Randhawa, Sushma Jain “Sentiment Analysis of Customer Product Reviews Using Machine Learning” IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Control(I2c2’17), Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, 2017.
  • Zeenia Singla, Sukhchandan Randhawa, Sushma Jain, “Statistical and Sentiment Analysis of Customer Product Reviews” in International Conference on Computing Communication and Networking Technologies 2017, IIT Delhi, 3-5th July 2017.
  • Sukhchandan Randhawa, Anil Kumar Verma Comparative analysis of Flat Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks: Which one is better?
    IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Control(I2c2’17), Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, 2017.
  •  Kshitij Parashar and Sukhchandan Randhawa “A Systematic Review on Green Cloud Computing: A Research Outlook”,  National Conference on Cloud Computing & Network Security(UGC SPONSORED), SGTBK, Ropar, Punjab.
  • Sukhchandan Randhawa, Anil Kumar Verma,  “A Review of Power Aware Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks”  National Conference held at Center for Information technology, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, India,  2012.
  • Amandeep Kaur, Sukhchandan Randhawa and Sushma Jain, “Enhanced Grade Diffusion for Node Recovery in Wireless Sensor Networks”   IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Control(I2c2’17), Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, 2017.
  •  Himika, Sukhchandan Randhawa and Maninder Kaur, “ Student satisfaction: A survey at an Indian University” IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Control(I2c2’17), Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, 2017.
  • Sukhchandan Randhawa, “Research Challenges in Wireless Sensor Networks: A state of the Play” National Conference on Convergence of Science, Engineering & Management in Education and Research, NWIET, Moga, 2014.

Description of Research Interests

Her research interests are focused on Wireless Sensor Networks, power efficiency, data aggregation and load balancing algorithms in Wireless Sensor Networks and resource scheduling in Cloud computing.