Dr. Anil Saini

Senior Scientist

Work Email: anil@ceeri.res.in
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EPBX Office: 2391, 2282
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Research Interest

Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, IoT Security,  Blockchain Technology, Cloud Computing.

Academic Details

Ph.D in Computer Science and Engineering (2016)
Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
Supervisors: Prof. Manoj Singh Gaur, Director, IIT Jammu, India and Prof. Vijay Laxmi, Professor, MNIT, Jaipur.

M.E. in Software Systems (2010)
Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, Rajasthan, India

B.E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering (2007)
M.B.M Engineering College, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.

Polytechnic Diploma in Computer Science and Engineering (2004)
B.T.T.I, Pilani, Rajasthan, India.

Professional Career

Research

  • Senior Scientist (Feb 2020 – Present), CSIR-CEERI, Pilani, India
  • Scientist (Feb 2016 – Feb 2020), CSIR-CEERI, Pilani, India

Teaching

  • Assistant Professor (June 2016 – Present),  in Engineering Sciences, Academy of Scientific & Innovative Research (AcSIR), India
  • Assistant Professor (June 2015 – Dec 2015), Manipal University, Jaipur, India.
  • Project Faculty (Dec 2010 – Dec 2011),  in Information Security Education and Awareness, MeiTY at MNIT, Jaipur.

Administrative

  • IT Infrastructure Head, CSIR-CEERI, Pilani.
  • AI Computation Facility, Coordinator, CSIR-CEERI, Pilani.

R&D Projects (As PI/CoPI/Activity Leader)

Industry Funded Projects

  1. Document Image Enhancement to boost Existing OCR Performance.
    Industry Sponsored Project: Cognizant Technologies Solution, Pvt. Ltd.
    Project Budget: Rs. 25 Lakhs.
    Duration: 2017-2018 (9 Months.)
  2. Detection and Mitigation of Sybil Attack Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks (VANETs)
    Industry Sponsored Project: Cognizant Technologies Solution, Pvt. Ltd
    Participating Institute: CSIR-4PI
    Project Budget: Rs. 12.0 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Duration: 2018-2020 (18 Months)

Government Agencies Sponsored Projects

  1.  AI Computational Facility Center
    R&D Project Funded by: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
    Project Budget: Rs. 309.44 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Duration: 2018-2020 (2 Yrs.)
  2. Intelligent Biometric Authentication System: “Financial Transaction and Access control” as use-case
    R&D Project Funded by: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
    Project Budget: Rs. 36 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Participating Institute: CSIR-4PI
    Duration: 2018-2020 (2 Yrs.)
  3. Development of Technologies for Connected Vehicular Security and its Application to Healthcare as a Proof-of-concept.
    R&D Project Funded by: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
    Project Budget: Rs. 68 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Participating Institute: CSIR-4PI
    Duration: 2018 – 2020 (2 Yrs.)
  4. OncoMechanics: Software & Diagnostic Tool for Cancer-related Predictions and Drug Target Screening
    R&D Project Funded by: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
    Project Budget: Rs. 51.82 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Participating Institute: CSIR-NCL
    Duration: 2018-2020 (2 Yrs.)
  5. Design and development of remote 3D Virtual Reality (VR) system framework with cloud connectivity for Heritage Structures
    R&D Project Funded: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
    Project Budget: Rs. 100 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Duration: 2018 – 2020 (2 Yrs.)
  6. Information Access from Document Images of Indian Language
    R&D Project Funded by: Meity, Govt. of India
    Project Budget: Rs. 80.0 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Duration: 2017-2021 (3 Yrs.)

R&D Projects (As Team Member)

  1. Security and Surveillance
    R&D Project Funded by: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
    Project Budget: Rs. 300 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Duration: 2018-2020
  2. Data Analytics of Air Quality Monitoring System
    R&D Project Funded by: Indo-Taiwan CSIR-ITRI Joint Project
    Duration: 2018-2020
  3. Behavioural Video and Audio Analytics System
    Sponsored Research Project Funded by: United White Metals Limited, Mumbai – 400101, India.
    Project Budget: Rs. 196.12 Lakhs (For CSIR-CEERI)
    Participating Institutes: CSIR-CEERI Pilani and Comm-IT Israel
    Duration: 2017 – 2019
  4. Design of Cloud-based Monitoring System for Milk Supply Chain Management.
    R&D Project Funded by: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India
    Duration: 2018 – 2019