"I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy."

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Rabindranath Tagore

             


                     1) Editorial Activities:


Ø  Editor-in-Chief, Swarm and Evolutionary Computing, Elsevier (2011 - ).

 

Ø  Associate Editor, IEEE Access, (2013 - )


Ø Associate Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, (2014 - )

        Ø  Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, (2013 - )

        Ø  Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part – A (2011 - 2012).

        Ø  Associate Editor, Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier (2010 - ).

        Ø  Associate Editor, Neurocomputing, Elsevier (2013 - )

        Ø  Editor, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Elsevier (2013 - )

        Ø  Editorial Board Member, Progress in Artificial Intelligence, Springer.

        Ø  Editorial Board Member, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Hindawi.

        Ø  Editorial board member of International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing (IJAISC)

Ø  Editorial board member of International Journal of Autonomous and Adaptive Communications Systems (IJAACS), 

        Ø  Editorial board member of International Journal of Swarm Intelligence (IJSI), ISSN online: 2049-405X, ISSN Print: 2049-4041.

Ø  Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation on Differential Evolution.

 

Ø  Guest Editor, Special Issue of ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (TAAS) on Foraging Theory based                 Optimization Techniques. 

 

Ø  Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part - C on Engineering Applications of                   Memetic Computing. 

 

Ø  Guest Editor, Special Issue of International Journal of Swarm Intelligence Research (IJSIR), IGI Globalon Application of Foraging        Theory Based Optimization Algorithms to Power Systems Engineering. 

 

Ø  Guest Editor, Special Issue of International Journal of Applied Evolutionary Computation (IJAEC), IGI Global on Computational       Swarm Intelligence: Recent Advances and Applications to Control, Communication and Power Systems Engineering. 

       
 

2) Conference Activities

Ø  Co-organizer, Competition on testing Evolutionary Algorithms (Single-objective) on Real World Optimization Problems, Under IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), New Orleans, USA, 2011.
 
Ø Co-chair of Symposium on Differential Evolution, under IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI) 2011, April 11 – 15, 2011 Halle aux Farines, Paris, France.

 

Ø  Program Co-chair of Eighth International Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning (SEAL) 2010, 1 – 4 Dec., 2010, Indian Institute of technology (IIT), Kanpur.

 

Ø Program Co-chair of International Conference on Swarm, Evolutionary, and Memetic Computing (SEMCCO), 2010, 16 – 19 Dec, 2010, Chennai, India.

 

Ø Program Co-chair of International Symposium on Biologically Inspired Computing And Applications (BICA-2009), Bhubaneswar, India December 21-22,    2009.

 

Ø   International Program Committee member:

 

·    ANTS 2010, Seventh International Conference on Swarm Intelligence, Brussels, Belgium, 2010.

 

·   IEEE World Congress on Nature & Biologically Inspired Computing (NaBIC 2010), Japan.

 

·   IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), Trondheim, Norway during May 18-21 (Monday - Thursday), 2009.

 

·  2009 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conference on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology, Milano, Italy, September 15-18, 2009.

 

·   8th International Conference on Computer Information Systems and Industrial Management Applications (CISIM 2009) during December 09-11, 2009 in Coimbatore, India.

 

·   International Conference on Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition (SoCPaR 2009) during December 04-07, 2009 in Malacca, Malaysia.

 

·   IEEE World Congress on Nature & Biologically Inspired Computing (NaBIC 2009), December 9-11, 2009, Coimbatore, INDIA.

 

·    International Workshop on Advances in Peer to Peer Technology (IWAP2PT’09), December 9-11, 2009, Bangalore, India.

 

·   The Eighth International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA 2008), Nov. 26-28, 2008, Taiwan.

 

·   The Seventh International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (ISDA 2007), 22-24 October 2007 in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.

  
 
3) Membership in Professional Bodies:                                   
                 
                                   ·               Senior Member, IEEE

·         Member, IEEE Computational Intelligence (CI) Society

·         Member, IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC) Society

·         Member, Task Force on Memetic Computing, IEEE Computational Intelligence Society.

·         Member, Technical Committee for Intelligent Systems Applications, IEEE Computational Intelligence Society

 
 
                           4) Regular Reviewer of the following international journals:

                                                Ø      IEEE Trans. on Evolutionary Computing.

Ø      IEEE Trans. on SMC, Part – A

Ø      IEEE Trans. on SMC, Part – B

Ø      IEEE Trans. on Control Systems Technology
 
Ø      Evolutionary Computation, MIT Press.
 
Ø      IEEE/ACM Trans. on Computational Bio. and Bioinformatics.

Ø      Pattern Recognition Letters, Elsevier.

Ø      Pattern Recognition, Elsevier.

Ø      Engineering Optimization, Taylor and Francis.

Ø      Engg. Appl. of Artificial Intelligence (EAAI), Elsevier.

Ø      Neurocomputing, Elsevier.

Ø      Information Sciences, Elsevier.

Ø      Signal Processing, Elsevier.
 
Ø Swarm Intelligence, Springer.