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Durga Toshniwal
Durga Toshniwal Associate Professor durgafec[at] +91-1332-285687
Areas of Interest
  • Data Mining and Databases, Mining Time Series,Data Streams & Social Media Data,Privacy Preserving DM,Soft Computing in DM,
Professional Background
2012On GoingAssociate ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee India, Dept of Computer Science & Engg.
20062012Assistant ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee India
20052006Guest FacultyIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee India
20022005Research ScholarIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee India
19961998Software EngineerBirlaSoft India
19992001Senior Software EngineerBirlaSoft, USA
Honors and Awards
IBM Faculty AwardIBM Corporation, USA2012
IBM Faculty AwardIBM Corporation, USA2008
IBM Shared University Research AwardIBM Corporation, USA2009
Notable Research PaperUNESCO Chair in Data Privacy2010
Visiting Research FacultyUniversity of Minnesotta at Minneapolis2010
Best Research Paper AwardInternational Conference on Meta Computing2010
Foreign Travel Grant for attending IEEE International Conference in USACSIR2005
Best Short Paper AwardMicro Soft Academic Summit2005
Research work has also been covered in Dataquest in the article entitled TOWARDS A GREENER PLANETData Quest2010
Foreign Travel AwardTIFR Mumbai2005
Educational Details
Doctor of PhilosophyComputer Science EnggIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee India2005
Participation in seminars
NamePlaceSponsored ByDate
13th International Conference on Database Theory (ICDT 2010)Lausanne, SwitzerlandEPFL SwitzerlandMarch 22-2
International Conference on Knowledge Systems Engineering (ICKSE 09)Rome ItalyIEEE EuropeApril 28 -
International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE 09)Las Vegas, NV, USAIEEE USAJune 22 -
International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA 04)Louisville, Kentucky, USAIEEE USADecember 1
4th International Joint Conference on Information and Communication Technology (IJcICT 2012)Bhubaneswar, IndiaIRNET08-01-2012
10. 3rd Annual International American Business Research Conference (AABRC 2011)New York, USAAmerican Business Research Institute06-06-2011
Grace Hopper Women in Engineering India Conference 2011Bangalore, IndiaGoogle India14-12-2011
8. International Conference on MetaComputing (ICoMeC 2010)Goa, IndiaNational Institute of Oceanography, Goa16-12-2010
International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE 08)Los Angeles, CA, USA.IEEE USAJune 30 -J
International Conference on Data Mining (DMIN 2007)Las Vegas, Nevada, USAIEEE USAJune 25 -
16th Australasian Database Conference (ADC 2005)Newcastle, AustraliaAustralian Computer SocietyFeb 2-3, 2
4th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems, Design and Applications (ISDA2004)Budapest, HungaryIEEE, EuropeAug 2004
National Seminar on Advances in Computer Communication NetworksIIT Roorkee, IndiaInstitution of EngineersFeb 2004
  • IEEE, Member
  • ACM, Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Data Mining and WarehousingEC-559B Tech IV, IDD CSI IV, M Tech ISpring
Object Oriented Programming and DesignEC-500M Tech IAutumn
Advanced Database Management SystemsEC - 521IDD and M Tech CSE, IT and MCAAutumn
Data Mining and WarehousingEC - 559UG and PGSpring
Selected Topics in ITEC - 561IDD CSI and M TechSpring
Analysis & Design of AlgorithmsEC - 321U.G.Autumn
Object Oriented Programming & DesignEC - 500P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Autumn
Computer NetworksEC - 326U.G.Spring
Management Information SystemsEC - 623P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Spring
Object Oriented Programming and DesignEC - 500P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Autumn
Object Oriented Programming LabPEC - 271U.G.Autumn
Programming LabEC - 520P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Autumn
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Time Series Data MiningPallav Roxy
Reconfigurable SystemsArchana Kokkula
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
B M PatilTime Series Data Mining
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Classification and Clustering of Complex DataB M PatilA1
Data Mining in Soft Computing Framework for Biological DataNagamma M PatilA1
Privacy Preserving Data Mining TechniquesKeshavamurthy B NO1
Knowledge Discovery in DatabasesYogitaO1
Event Detection from Data StreamsArun ChauhanO1
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
University of Minnesotta at MinneapolisAs Visiting Research FacultyJune 2010
Graphic Era UniversityInvited Talk18-11-2012
Quantum Global Campus RoorkeeInvited Talk08-08-2012
Dr Babasaheb Marathwada Ambedkar University, Aurangabad, MaharashtraInvited Talk at the National Workshop on Data Warehousing & Data Mining (NWDWDM 2010)Feb 25-27,
Refereed Journal Papers
Clustering Time Series Data Using Second Moments
By: Durga Toshniwal, R C Joshi
Published in: International Transactions on Computer Science and Engineering Vol: Vol. 17 Number 1 (Pg 17-28) Date: 09/2005
Using Cumulative Weighted Slopes for Clustering Time Series Data
By: Durga Toshniwal, R C Joshi
Published in: International Transactions on Computer Science and Engineering Vol: Vol. 20 Number 1 (Pg 29-40) Date: Oct 2005