Dr.  M.  K.  Soni,  Adviser to Chairman, Echelon

Dr. M K Soni has more than 40 years of experience in the field of teaching, research and administration, he has worked as Director-Principal at CR-State college of Engineering, Murthal. He has also worked as Professor and Dean at the National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra and as Dean of Engineering and Technology at MD Rohtak.

He did his PhD from National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra in collaboration with IIT Delhi on Microprocessor and Control Systems. He has developed Centre of Computing & Networking worth Rs.1.38 crore (project of MHRD) at REC Kurukshetra in 1996-97. Dr. Soni has guided many M. Tech projects, Dissertations and PhDs. He has published more than 145 research papers in various National and International journals and conferences. He is a member of many technical committees.

Dr. Soni has accredited more than 25 institutes throughout the country and is also the Chairperson of NBA committees. He has delivered expert lectures in many Universities and has been honored with the BEST PAPER AWARD by System Society of India in National System Conference NSC-88 at PSG College, Coimbatore, December 1988.

He presented the Research Paper “An Optimized Genetic Stowed Biometric Approach to Potent QOS in MANET” and chaired the session of ” Soft Computing and Software Engineering” in International Conference on Soft Computing and Software Engineering on March 5-6, 2015 at University of California Berkeley, Sutardja Dai Hall, California, USA. The research paper is related to counteract the security breaches in Mobile Ad hoc Network by providing a new methodology using biometric perception as the most innovative solution which incorporates exclusive iris features elicited by iris image procurement and perception system. The paper has been published by Elsevier and will be available online in Science Direct platform. All proceedings appear online on Science Direct. He also chaired the session.

Dr. Soni was appointed as Independent Director (Engg.) in the Board of Directors, National Projects Construction Corporation (Govt. of India) by the President of India for three years i.e.2010-2013.