Dr. Sonali Agarwal
Room No.: 5203, CC3 Building
Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad
I am working as an Assistant Professor in the Information Technology Division of Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad, India. I received my Ph. D. Degree at IIIT Allahabad and joined as faculty at IIIT Allahabad, where I am teaching since October 2009. I hold Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) degree in Electrical Engineering from Bhilai Institute of Technology, Bhilai, (C.G.) India and Masters of Engineering (M.E.) degree in Computer Science from Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad, India. I worked as Lecturer and Assistant Professor at B.B.S. College of Engineering and Technology, Allahabad from 2002 to 2009. My main research interests are in the areas of Big Data, Big Data Mining, Support Vector Machines, Stream Analytics and Software Engineering.
I have focused in the last few years on the research issues in Data Mining application especially in Healthcare. I have attended a number of National and International Conferences/workshops and I have more than 40 research papers in national / international journals and conferences. I have completed my Masters thesis work at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), Liverpool, U.K. during November 1999 to February 2000 under Indo-UK REC Project, a joint collaboration in between School of Computing & Mathematical Science, LJMU Liverpool UK and Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad.
I have also taken part in Indo Swiss Joint Research Program (ISJRP) and full financial support was awarded to carry out joint research work and to gain knowledge regarding the recent research and experimental facility/work at EPFL, Switzerland, from December 2011 to January 2012. I am also a member of IEEE, ACM, CSI and Supervising three Ph.D. Scholars and several graduate and undergraduate students in the area of Big Data Mining, Twin Support Vector Machine, Stream Analytics and Software Engineering.