International Journal of Networks and Communications

International Journal of Networks and Communications is a peer-reviewed, international, open access journal that publishes original research and review articles in all areas of computer networks and communications. It is an international, archival journal providing a publication vehicle for complete coverage of all topics of interest to those involved in the computer communications networking area.

Santosh Kumar Nanda

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Networks and Communications

Professor, Eastern Academy of Science and Technology, EAST, India

Research Areas

Acoustical analysis of various Machineries, Machinery Noise and Vibration analysis, Noise and Vibration Prediction and Control, Soft-Computing Techniques (Fuzzy logic and Controller, Neural Network, PSO, GA, GP, Bacterial Foraging etc.), Artificial Intell


Ph.D.National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha, India

Academic Achievement

Invited Member of the "16th Online World Conference on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications (WSC16) 2011" International Program Committee
Invited Member of the "15th Online World Conference on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications (WSC15) 2010" International Program Committee
2011, Convener of International Conference on Industrial Application of Soft Computing Techniques
Member of Microsoft Campus Club
International BOOK Reviewer of Taylor and Francis
Currently his name was selected for Marquis Who’s and Who 2011


Member of International Association of Engineers
Individual Member of International Rough Set Society

Publications: Journals

[1]  S.S. Mahapatra, S.K.Nanda and B.K.Panigrahy, A cascaded Fuzzy Inference System for Indian river water quality prediction, International Journal of Advanced in Engineering Software, Elsevier, 2011, Vol. 42, PP 787-796, (Impact-factor: 1.457)
[2]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy and S.K.Patra, "Development of a Neuro-fuzzy system for noise prediction in mining industry", International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-Based Systems , USA, Volume 17, Issue 5, pp 729-745, 2009, (Impact Factor 1.147)
[3]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy and S.K.Patra, "Development of an artificial neural network based noise prediction model for opencast mines", Noise Control Engineering Journal, USA, Vol. 58, No. 2, pp. 105-120, 2010. (Impact Factor 0.7)
[4]  S.K. Nanda, and D.P. Tripathy, "Noise-induced hearing loss modelling using fuzzy system in mining industry", Noise and Vibration World Wide, UK, February, 38(2), 11-19 (2007).
[5]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy and S.K.Patra, "A Sugeno fuzzy model for noise induced hearing loss in mining industry", Noise and Vibration World Wide, UK, November, 39 (10), 25-36 (2008).
[6]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy and S.K.Patra, "Fuzzy inference system based noise prediction models for opencast mines", International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 23, No.4, pp 242-260
[7]  S.S.Mahapatra, S.K.Nanda, K.Prasanna and Sushil Garg, "Prediction of erosion wear rate of cement by-pass dust filed hybrid composites using fuzzy logic", Journal of Tribology and Surface Engineering, USA, Volume 1 Issue 3-4, pp. 220-241.
[8]  S.K.Nanda and D.P.Tripathy, "Machinery noise prediction in opencast mines using CONCAWE model: A case study", Noise & Vibration Worldwide, UK, Vol.41, 2, pp. 26- 32, 2010
[9]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy and S.K.Patra, "Application of Soft Computing for noise prediction model for opencast mines", Noise Control Engineering Journal, USA, 2011, 59 (5), September-October 2011 , pp. 432-446 (impact-factor: 0.7)
[10]  S.K.Nanda and D.P.Tripathy, Application of Functional Link Artificial Neural Network for Noise Prediction in Mining Industry, International Journal of Advances of Fuzzy Logic System, USA
[11]  Santosh Kumar Nanda , Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty, Subhshree Sukla and Gopal Chandra Ghosh, Development of Intelligence Process Tracking System for Job Seekers, International Journal of Managing Information Technology (IJMIT), Vol.3, Issue No.4, pp 57-70
[12]  S.K.Nanda and D.P.Tripathy, "Noise Impact Assessment and Prediction in Mines: A Critical Review", The Indian Mining & Engineering Journal. 45(05), 25-36 (2006).
[13]  S.K.Nanda and D.P.Tripathy, "Strategies for Noise Control in Opencast Mines", Mining Engineers’ Journal, Hyderabad, V.8, No7., .9-16 (2007).
[14]  S.K.Nanda and D.P.Tripathy, "Strategies for Noise Control in Underground Mines", Mining Engineers’ Journal, Hyderabad , V.9, No.5, 22-28 (2007).

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums

[1]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy and S.K.Patra, Novel neural network application for machinery noise prediction in an opencast mine, International Symposium on Noise (INTERNOISE-2009), Organized by International Noise Control Journal (USA), Noise-Con Proc. Volume 218, Issue 1, pp. 249-257 (August 23, 2009)
[2]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy, Application of Legendre Neural Network for Air Quality Prediction, ICET-2011, The 5th PSU-UNS International Conference on Engineering and Technology (ICET-2011), Phuket, May 2-3, Malaysia, 2011, pp 267-272.
[3]  S.K.Nanda, D.P.Tripathy, Application of Graphical User Interface of Matlab for Opencast Mining Machinery Noise Prediction, International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Remediation (ICEPR'11), Ottwa, Canada, 2011 (Published) (
[4]  Santosh Kumar Nanda, R.K.Das, S.S.Tripathy and S. PArhi, Application of Particle Swarm Optimization for Development of Advanced Channel Equalizewrs with MATLAB Graphical User Interface, International Conference on Industrial Applications of Soft Computing Techniques, (IIASCT-2011), Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, August 20-22, pp 368-372.