Faculty At Electronics And Communication Department



Ashish Kumar Bhandari
Ashish Kumar Bhandari
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Image Processing, Satellite Imaging, Medical Imaging, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision, and Soft Computing Techniques
Email :- ashish.bhandari@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Voice and Video Processing (UG)
  2. Signals and System Analysis (UG)
  3. Elements of Electronics Engineering (UG)
  4. Remote Sensing (PG)
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D. (Gold Medalist) - Indian Institute of Information Technology Jabalpur - 2015
  2. M. Tech - Indian Institute of Information Technology Jabalpur - 2011
  3. B. Tech - M.J.P. Rohilkhand University Bareilly - 2009
    Current Administrative Responsibility
    1. Departmental Time Table Coordinator (July 2018)
      Past Administrative Responsibility
      1. PI of Student Activity & Sport Council (ECE-2017-18)
      2. PG Co-ordinator (Microelectronics and VLSI Design)-2017
      3. PI of Student Activity & Sport Council (ECE-2016-17)
        Work Experiences
        1. NIT Patna 30-07-2015 to Till Date
          Journals
          1. S. Shubham and A. K. Bhandari, A generalized Masi entropy based efficient multilevel thresholding method for color image segmentation. Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer. , November - 2018,(Accepted).
          2. A. K. Bhandari, S. Maurya, and A. K. Meena, Moth-flame optimization based thresholded and weighted histogram scheme for brightness preserving image enhancement. IET Image Processing. , November - 2018,(Accepted).
          3. A. K. Bhandari, A novel beta differential evolution algorithm based fast multilevel thresholding for color image segmentation. Neural Computing and Applications, Springer. , September - 2018,.
          4. A. K. Bhandari, S. Maurya, and A. K. Meena, Social Spider Optimization Based Optimally Weighted Otsu Thresholding for Image Enhancement. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. , September - 2018,.
          5. P. Kandhway and A. K. Bhandari, A water cycle algorithm based multilevel thresholding system for color image segmentation using Masi entropy. Circuits, Systems & Signal Processing, Springer. , November - 2018,(Accepted).
          6. S. Pare, A. K. Bhandari, A.Kumar, and V. Bajaj, Backtracking Search Algorithm for Color Image Multilevel Thresholding. Signal, Image and Video Processing, Springer. 12(2), February - 2018, 385-392, .
          7. S. Pare, A. K. Bhandari, A.Kumar, and G. K. Singh, A New Technique for Multilevel Color Image Thresholding based on Modified Fuzzy Entropy and Lévy Flight Firefly Algorithm. Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier. , August - 2018,.
          8. S. Pare, A. K. Bhandari, A.Kumar, and G. K. Singh, An optimal Color Image Multilevel Thresholding Technique using Grey-Level Co-occurrence Matrix. Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier. 87, November - 2017, 335-362, .
          9. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, S. Chaudhary, and G. K. Singh, A new beta differential evolution algorithm for edge preserved colored satellite image enhancement. Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, Springer. 28(2) - 2017, 495-527, .
          10. A. K. Bhandari, A.Kumar, S. Chaudhary, and G. K. Singh, A Novel Color Image Multilevel thresholding based Segmentation using Nature Inspired Optimization Algorithms. Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier. 63 - 2016, 112-133, .
          11. A. K. Bhandari, D. Kumar, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Optimal sub-band adaptive thresholding based edge preserved satellite image denoising using adaptive differential evolution algorithm. Neurocomputing, Elsevier. 174, October - 2016, 698-721, .
          12. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, G. K. Singh, and V. Soni, Performance study of evolutionary algorithm for different wavelet filters for satellite image denoising using sub-band adaptive threshold. Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, Taylor and Francis . 28(1-2) - 2016, 71-95, .
          13. A. K. Bhandari, A.Kumar, G. K. Singh, and V. Soni, Dark satellite image enhancement using knee transfer function and gamma correction based on DWT–SVD. Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, Springer. 27(2), March - 2016, 453-476, .
          14. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Improved knee transfer function and gamma correction based method for contrast and brightness enhancement of satellite image. AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communications, Elsevier. 42(3), February - 2015, 579-589, .
          15. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Tsallis entropy based multilevel thresholding for colored satellite image segmentation using evolutionary algorithms. Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier. 42(22), December - 2015, 8707-8730, .
          16. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Modified artificial bee colony based computationally efficient multilevel thresholding for satellite image segmentation using Kapur’s, Otsu and Tsallis functions. Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier. 42(3), August - 2015, 1573-1601, .
          17. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Improved feature extraction scheme for satellite images using NDVI and NDWI technique based on DWT and SVD. Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Springer. 8(9), September - 2015, 6949-6966, .
          18. A. K. Bhandari, V. Soni, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Cuckoo search algorithm based satellite image contrast and brightness enhancement using DWT–SVD. ISA Transactions, Elsevier. 53(4) - 2014, 1286-1296, .
          19. A. K. Bhandari, V. K. Singh, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Cuckoo search algorithm and wind driven optimization based study of satellite image segmentation for multilevel thresholding using Kapur’s entropy. Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier. 41(7) - 2014, 3538-3560, .
          20. A. K. Bhandari, V. Soni, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Artificial Bee Colony-based satellite image contrast and brightness enhancement technique using DWT-SVD. International Journal of Remote Sensing, Taylor and Francis. 35(5) - 2014, 1601-1624, .
          21. V. Soni, A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Improved sub-band adaptive thresholding function for denoising of satellite image based on evolutionary algorithms. IET Signal Processing. 7(8) - 2013, 720-730, .
          22. A. Kumar, A. K. Bhandari, and P. Padhy, Improved normalised difference vegetation index method based on discrete cosine transform and singular value decomposition for satellite image processing. IET Signal Processing. 6(7) - 2012, 617-625, .
          23. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and P. K. Padhy, Enhancement of low contrast satellite images using discrete cosine transform and singular value decomposition. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology . 79 - 2011, 35-41, .
            International Conferences
            1. S. Pare, A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Rényi’s Entropy and BAT Algorithm based Color Image Multilevel Thresholding, International Conference on Machine Intelligence and Signal Processing (MISP), Springer, Singapore,.  71-84, IIT Indore,December - 2018, .
            2. A. K. Bhandari, Stationary Wavelet Transform Based Satellite Image Enhancement and Edge Preservation Using Haar Wavelet Filter, TENCON.  Seoul, Republic of Korea - 2018, (Accepted).
            3. S. Pare, A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, G. K. Singh, and S. Khare, Satellite image segmentation based on different objective functions using genetic algorithm: A comparative study, Digital Signal Processing (DSP), 20th IEEE International Conference on,.  730-734, Singapore,July - 2015, .
            4. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, SVD based poor contrast improvement of blurred multispectral remote sensing satellite images, Computer and Communication Technology (ICCCT), 2012 Third IEEE International Conference on.  156-159, - 2012, .
            5. A. K. Bhandari, M. Gadde, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Comparative analysis of different wavelet filters for low contrast and brightness enhancement of multispectral remote sensing images, Machine Vision and Image Processing (MVIP), 2012 IEEE International Conference on.  81-86, - 2012, .
            6. A. K. Bhandari, A. Kumar, and G. K. Singh, Feature extraction using Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI): a case study of Jabalpur city, Procedia Technology, Elsevier.  612-621, - 2012, .
            7. BK Ashish, A. Kumar, and P. K. Padhy, Satellite image processing using discrete cosine transform and singular value decomposition, Advances in digital image processing and information technology, Springer.  277-290, - 2011, .
            Professional Services
            1. Reviewer of IEEE Transaction on Multimedia
            2. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
            3. Reviewer of IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
            4. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics
            5. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Systems
            6. Reviewer of IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience
            7. Reviewer of Pattern Recognition, Elsevier
            8. Reviewer of Neurocomputing, Elsevier
            9. Reviewer of Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier
            10. Reviewer of Swarm and Evolutionary Computation, Elsevier
            11. Reviewer of Signal Processing, Elsevier
            12. Reviewer of Digital Signal Processing, Elsevier
            13. Reviewer of Infrared Physics and Technology, Elsevier
            14. Reviewer of Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, Elsevier
            15. Reviewer of IET Image Processing
            16. Reviewer of International Journal of Remote Sensing, Taylor & Francis
            17. Reviewer of Neural Computing and Applications, Springer
            18. Reviewer of Signal, Image and Video Processing, Springer
            19. Reviewer of Soft Computing, Springer
            20. Reviewer of Arabian Journal of Geoscience, Springer
            Phd Students
            1. Pankaj Kandhway - Multilevel Image Thresholding and Enhancement ( 2017 - Continue ).
            2. Kankanala Srinivas - Signal and Image Processing ( 2017 - Continue ).
            3. Neha Singh - Satellite Image Processing ( 2018 - Continue ).
            4. Mohit Kumar (Part Time) - Image Enhancement and Segmentation ( 2018 - Continue ).