Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Sanjeet Kumar
Assistant Professor, Electronics and Communication Engg
B.Sc (Engg.), ME (BIT Mesra) & PhD (IIT Kharagpur)
Contact Address
Permanent Address Kankarbagh Colony, Patna-800,020.
Local Address Birla Institute of Technology Mesra, RANCHI, JHARKHAND, PIN-835,215
Phone (Office) 07992310903
Phone Residence 07992310903
Email Id
Joined Institute on : 14-Jul-2003

  Work Experience
Teaching : 15 Years

Research : 15 Years

  Research Areas

5G Communications; Large Cooperative MIMO systems; Green Communications; Wireless Visual Sensor Network;


Journal Publications:

1. Sarah Asheer and Sanjeet Kumar, “Lifetime enhancement through event-based data reporting and transmission in a wireless sensor network”, Microsystem Technologies, Springer (November 2021): 1-13. (SCI Indexed)

2. Sarah Asheer and Sanjeet Kumar,  "A comprehensive review of cooperative MIMO WSN: its challenges and the emerging technologies", Wireless Networks, Springer (November 2020). (SCI Indexed).

3. Sarah Asheer and Sanjeet Kumar, “ Lifetime enhancement of a WSN through duty cycle in an aggregation based cooperative MIMO framework" Springer International Journal on Wireless Personal Communications, 112, 1783–1808 (January 2020). (SCIE Indexed).

4.  Navneet Nayan, Sitanshu Sekhar Sahu, Sanjeet Kumar, “Detecting anomalous crowd behavior using correlation analysis of optical flow”, Signal, Image and Video Processing, 13(6), pp: 1233-1241, 2019 (SCI Indexed)  ISSN: 1863-1711)

5.  S. Kumar, J. Sahay, G. K. Mishra and Sanjeet Kumar, “Cognitive Radio Concept and Challenges in Dynamic Spectrum Access for the Future Generation Wireless Communication Systems”, Springer International Journal on Wireless Personal Communications, Vol: 59, Issue 3pp 525–535, Feb 2011.  (SCIE Indexed)

6.  Akash Gupta, Sanjeet Kumar, “VHDL Implementation of different Turbo Encoder using Log-MAP Decoder”, Journal of Telecommunications, Volume 2, Issue 1, April 2010, (ISSN 2042-8839).

7.  Sanjeet Kumar, Saswat Chakrabarti, and Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, “Performance of Symmetric and Asymmetric Turbo Code for Distributed Source Coding in an AWGN channel”, Jurnal Penelitian dan Pengembangan TELEKOMUNIKASI, Indonesia, June 2008, (ISSN: 1410-7066).


Publications in Book Chapter:

1.  Kumar, D., Sanjeet Kumar (2022). A Center of Gravity-Based Novel Clustering Algorithm for Energy-Efficient Wireless Sensor Network. In: Mandal, J.K., Hsiung, PA., Sankar Dhar, R. (eds) Topical Drifts in Intelligent Computing. ICCTA 2021. Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems, vol 426. Springer, Singapore.

2. Kumari M., Sanjeet Kumar, Asheer S. (2021) " Utilizing Cooperative-MIMO for an Event-Based Data Transmission in a Wireless Sensor Network",  Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol 673. Springer, Singapore. (ISBN: 978-981-15-5546-6)

3. Sarah Asheer and Sanjeet Kumar, “Design of an Energy-Efficient Cooperative MIMO transmission scheme based on Centralized and Distributed Aggregations”, Advances in Computational Intelligence, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 988, pp 273-286, Springer, Singapore, July 2019. (ISBN: 978-981-13-8222-2)

4. Pratit Nayak, Ekta Nashine, and Sanjeet Kumar, "Deployment of a wireless sensor network in the presence of an obstacle and its performance evaluation", Advances in Signal Processing and Communication, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering -Chapter 09, Vol. 526, pp:85-93, Springer, Singapore, 2019 (ISBN: 978-981-13-2552-6)

5. Navneet Nayan, Sanjeet Kumar and Sitanshu Sekhar Sahu “Accidental Event Detection Based on Optical Flow Analysis” Advances in Communication, Devices and Networking, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering vol. 462, pp: 1-8, 2018, Springer, Singapore (ISBN: 978-981-10-7900-9)

6. Yogesh Kumar Sharma and Sanjeet Kumar, "Clusterhead Selection Technique for a Heterogeneous WSN and its Lifetime Enhancement using HETROLEACH Protocol", Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol 453, Springer, Singapore, 2018 (ISBN: 978-981-10-5564-5)

7. Bhavya Ishaan, Anu Kumari, M. Malkani, and Sanjeet Kumar, “Key Identifications Using Hebbian Learning”, Springer book Chapter: Security in Computing and Communications Volume 625, pp 124-133, September 2016. (ISBN: 978-981-10-2737-


Conference Publications:

Sourav Gupta, Sushant Anand, Mohit Kumar, Sarah Asheer, and Sanjeet Kumar, "Performance evaluation of an energy efficient clustering algorithm based on heterogeneous node deployment in a wireless sensor network", IEEE Conference on Information and Communication Technology (CICT 2018), at PDPM-Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India, October 26-28, 2018.

Aditi Rani and Sanjeet Kumar, "A Low Complexity Security Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE International Conference on Innovations in Power and Advanced Computing Technologies (I-PACT 2017), VIT University, Vellore, 21-22 April 2017.

Aditi Rani and Sanjeet Kumar, "A survey of security in wireless sensor networks", IEEE Third International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Technology (CICT 2017), Ghaziabad, 9-12 February 2017.

Soumik Senapati , Yogesh Kumar Sharma and Sanjeet Kumar, "Target Detection using Hybrid DWT-DCT based Feature Extraction in a Visual Sensor Network", International Conference of Recent Trends in Engineering and Material Science (ICEMS-2016),  Jaipur National University, Jaipur, India, March 17-19, 2016.

Yogesh Kumar Sharma, Soumik Senapati, Deo Kumar and Sanjeet Kumar, "Efficient Formation of Cluster Heads based on Center of Gravity with respect to density of nodes for a Heterogeneous WSN", International Conference of Recent Trends in Engineering and Material Science (ICEMS-2016),  Jaipur National University, Jaipur, India, March 17-19, 2016.

Neha Swarup and Sanjeet Kumar “Lifetime Enhancement of a Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Network using Modified LEACH Protocol", International Conference on Knowledge Collaboration in Engineering (ICKCE), Coimbatore, India, March 27-28, 2015. 

Sarah Asheer and Sanjeet Kumar, “Performance of Wireless Sensor Network Under Various Energy Models, Routing Protocols and Node Mobility Conditions”, International Conference on Advanced Communication, control & Computing Technologies (ICACCCT), Tamilnadu, India, May 2014.

Sarah Asheer and Sanjeet Kumar, “ Relay Node Placement Strategies in a Wireless Sensor Network with Mobile”, International Conference on Advanced Communication, control & Computing Technologies (ICACCCT), Tamilnadu, India, May 2014. 

Sanjeet Kumar, Saswat Chakrabarti, and Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, “Priority-Based Pixel Domain Wyner-Ziv Video Coding using Keyframes,”  in Proceedings of the Twentieth National Conference on Communications, NCC-2014, IIT Kanpur, March 2014.

Abhishek, Sanjeet Kumar, and Saswat Chakrabarti,“ Performance Evaluation of Asymmetric Turbo Codes Using Log-MAP Decoding Technique” International Conference on Devices and Communications (ICDeCom-11), Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India, February 24-25, 2011.

Sanjay Kumar, J. Sahay, G. K. Mishra and Sanjeet Kumar, “Spectrum Allocation Options for Next Generation Wireless Communications Systems”, International Conference on Wireless Communications, Vehicular Technology, Information Theory and Aerospace & Electronics Systems (Wireless VITAE 2011), Chennai, India, Feb 28 - March 03, 2011.

Akash Gupta, Sanjeet Kumar, “VHDL Implementation of different Turbo Encoder using SOVA Decoder”, International Conference on Communications, Computers & Devices, IIT Kharagpur, Dec 10 - 12, 2010.

Sanjeet Kumar, Saswat Chakrabarti, and Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, “Performance of Symmetric and Asymmetric Turbo Code for Distributed Source Coding in a Flat Fading Channel” in Proceedings of the Fifteenth National Conference on Communications, NCC-2009, IIT Guwahati, Jan. 2009.

Sanjeet Kumar, Saswat Chakrabarti, and Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, “Performance comparison of a Distributed Source Coding scheme using Log-MAP and SOVA decoder in an AWGN channel”, in Proceeding of the fourth IEEE Conference on Wireless Communication and Sensor Networks, IIIT Allahabad, India, Dec. 2008.

Sanjeet Kumar, Saswat Chakrabarti, and Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, “Distributed Video Coding with SOVA decoder and Adaptive Rood Pattern Search based motion estimation at the decoder” in Proc. International Conference on Computing, Communication, and Networking, Tamilnadu, India, Dec. 2008. 

Sanjeet Kumar, Saswat Chakrabarti and Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, “Distributed Source Coding for correlated image data in an AWGN channel” in Proceeding of National Seminar on Devices, Circuits and Communication, NASDECC-08, BIT Mesra, India, Nov. 2008.

Sanjeet Kumar, Saswat Chakrabarti, and Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, “Performance evaluation of a Distributed Video Coding scheme using low complexity SOVA decoder for transmission over unreliable channels” in Proceeding of the RAWTEL-08, BIT Mesra, India, Oct. 2008.


  Current Sponsored Projects

PI: Big Data Analysis of 5G network based Autonomous Drone Swarm system: A prototype, Funding Agency: IDEAS, Technology Innovation Hub@ISI, Kolkata, 2022-2023, Amount: 14.40 Lakhs

Co-PI: Development of   Low Cost Cryptography Approach for Cyber Security, Funding Agency: JCST, Jharkhand Govt.2017-2019Amount: 2 Lakhs