Dr. Shyam  Sundar

Department Master In Computer Application
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification Ph.D. (CS), University of Hyderabad, India
E-Mail ssundar.mca@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 7745968949
Areas of Interest
Heuristic & Metaheuristic Techniques for Combinatorial Optimization Problems


Journal Publications


  1. Kavita Singh and Shyam Sundar (2019): A hybrid steady-state genetic algorithm for the min-degree constrained minimum spanning tree problem. European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier (Accepted) [ Journal Impact Factor: 3.960  ]  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2019.01.002
  2. Kavita Singh and Shyam Sundar (2018): A new hybrid genetic algorithm for the maximally diverse grouping problem. International Journal of Machine Learning and Cybernetics, Springer-Verlag (Accepted) [ Journal Impact Factor: 2.692 ] https://doi.org/10.1007/s13042-018-00914-1
  3. Kavita Singh and Shyam Sundar (2018):  Artifical bee colony algorithm using problem-specific neighborhood strategies for the tree t-spanner problem. Applied Soft Computing 62, 110-118, Elsevier [ Journal Impact Factor: 3.907 ]
  4. Kavita Singh and Shyam Sundar (2017): Two new heuristics for the Dominating Tree Problem. Applied Intelligence 48, 2247-2267, Springer-Verlag [ Journal Impact Factor: 1.983 ]  
  5. Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2017)Two Grouping-Based Metaheuristics for Clique Partitioning Problem. Applied Intelligence 47, 430-442, Springer-Verlag [ Journal Impact Factor: 1.983 ]
  6. Sachchidanand Chaurasia, Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2016): Hybrid metaheuristic approaches for the single machine total stepwise tardiness problem with release dates. Operational Research: An International Journal 17, 275-295, Springer-Verlag [ Journal Impact Factor: 1.816 ]
  7. Shyam Sundar, P.N. Suganthan, T.J. Chua, T.X. Cai and C.S. Chong (2015): A hybrid artificial bee colony algorithm for the job-shop scheduling problem with no-wait constraint, Soft Computing 21 (5), 1193-1202, Springer-Verlag [ Journal Impact Factor: 2.367 ]
  8. Sachchida Nand Chaurasia, Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2015)A Hybrid Evolutionary Approach for Set Packing ProblemOPSEARCH 52, 271-284, Springer-Verlag
  9. Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2015): Metaheuristic Approaches for the Blockmodel ProblemIEEE Systems Journal 9, 1237-1247, IEEE [ Journal Impact Factor: 4.337 ]
  10. André Rossi, Alok Singh and Shyam Sundar (2014): Cutting-Plane-Based Algorithms for Two Branch Vertices Related Spanning Tree ProblemsOptimization and Engineering 15, 855-887, Springer-Verlag [ Journal Impact Factor: 1.352 ]
  11. Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2013): New Heuristic Approaches for the Dominating Tree ProblemApplied Soft Computing 13, 4695-4703, Elsevier [ Journal Impact Factor: 3.907 ]
  12. Shyam Sundar, Alok Singh and André Rossi (2012): New Heuristics for Two Bounded-Degree Spanning Tree ProblemsInformation Sciences 195, 226-240, Elsevier [ Journal Impact Factor: 4.305 ]
  13. Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2012): A Swarm Intelligence Approach to the Early/Tardy Scheduling ProblemSwarm and Evolutionary Computation 4, 25-32, Elsevier [ Journal Impact Factor: 3.818 ]
  14. Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2012): A Hybrid Heuristic for the Set Covering ProblemOperational Research: An International Journal 12,345-365, Springer-Verlag [ Journal Impact Factor: 1.816 ]
  15. Alok Singh and Shyam Sundar (2011): An Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm for the Minimum Routing Cost Spanning Tree ProblemSoft Computing 15, 2489-2499, Springer-Verlag [ Journal Impact Factor: 2.367 ]
  16. Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2010): A Swarm Intelligence Approach to the Quadratic Minimum Spanning Tree ProblemInformation Sciences 180, 3182-3191, Elsevier [ Journal Impact Factor: 4.305 ]

Conference Publications

  1. Shyam Sundar, Sachchidanand Chaurasia and Alok Singh (2015). An Ant Colony Optimization approach for the Dominating Tree Problem. International conference on Swarm, Evolutionary and Memetic Computing (SEMCCO-2015) (Accepted) 
  2. Shyam Sundar (2014). A Steady-State Genetic Algorithm for the Dominating Tree Problem. Proceedings of The Tenth International Conference on Simulated Evolution And Learning (SEAL 2014), LNCS 888648-57, Springer-Verlag, 15-18 December 2014, Dunedin, New Zealand
  3. Shyam Sundar, P. N. Suganthan and T. J. Chua (2013). A Swarm Intelligence Approach to Flexible Job-Shop       Scheduling Problem with No-Wait Constraint in Remanufacturing. Proceedings of the 12th International       Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing, (ICAISC 2013), LNAI 7895, 593-602, Springer-Verlag, 9-13 June 2013, Zakopane, Poland
  4. Shyam Sundar and Alok Singh (2010). A Swarm Intelligence Approach to the Quadratic Multiple Knapsack     Problem. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP 2010),    LNCS 6443, 626-633, Springer-Verlag, 22-25 November 2010, Sydney, Australia
  5. Shyam Sundar, Alok Singh and André Rossi (2010). An Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm for the 0-1 multidimensional Knapsack Problem. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Contemporary Computing (IC3 2010), CCIS 94, 141-151, Springer-Verlag, 9-11 August 2010, NOIDA, India
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Professional Exposure

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (May 2012 – May 2013)
  • Reviewer for the IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, Optimization Letters (Springer), Information Sciences Journal (Elsevier), Information Processing Letters Journal (Elsevier), Computational Optimization and Application Journal (Springer), IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI 2013), Swarm Evolutionary and Memetic Computing Conference (SEMCCO 2012), and IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2012)