Dr. Rajesh Kumar Kaushal
Associate Professor


Expert Areas : Node.js development, Interfacing with microcontrollers, Engineering Education, Data Structures.

Dr Rajesh Kumar Kaushal is a PhD in computer science and engineering with 15 years of experience in teaching. He completed his PhD from Chitkara University, Punjab State, INDIA. He joined Chitkara University in the year 2007 and since then he has been serving it with his teaching and innovation skills. He also got the opportunity to work as a research fellow on DST (Department of Science & Technology, Government of India) funded project named “Closed Loop Anesthesia Delivery System” at PGIMER (Post graduation Institution of Medical Education and Research), Chandigarh, INDIA. Presently, he is appointed as an Associate Professor in the department of computer applications. He is actively engaged in research activities.

He has filed 6 patents and one of them has also been published in WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization). He is also working as a Project Manager in the funded project named “Smart and Portable Intensive Care Unit” funded by Millennium Alliance (FICCI, USAID, UKAID, Facebook, World bank and TDB DST). He is also working as a Co-Principal Investigator in another funded project named “Remote Vital Information and Surveillance System for Elderly and Disabled Persons” funded by TIDE (Technology Intervention of Disabled and Elderly) scheme of Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India.

He is also a visiting professor of Kasetsart University, Sakon Nakhon, Thailand. He is also a reviewer of the journal named “Technology, Knowledge & Learning”. He got teacher excellence award twice, once in the year 2017 and another in 2019 by Chitkara University, Punjab, India. In the year 2017, he got teacher excellence award under the category named “Most Enterprising” and in the year 2019 the award was given under the category “Most Enterprising & Emerging Leader”.

  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Consulting
  • Awards
  • Patents
  • Education
  • Service

Publication in Journals

  1. Kaushal, R., Panda, S. N., & Kumar, N. (2020). Proposing Effective Framework for Animation Based Learning Environment for Engineering Students. Journal of Engineering Education Transformations. (SCOPUS, Accepted).
  2. Kaushal, R. K., & Panda, S. N. (2019). A Meta Analysis on Effective Conditions to Offer Animation Based Teaching Style. Malaysian Journal of Learning and Instruction, 16(1), 129-153. (SCOPUS).
  3. Kumar, N., Panda, S. N., Pradhan, P., & Kaushal, R. (2019). IoT based E-Critical Care Unit for Patients In-Transit. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 10(3), 46-50. (SCOPUS).
  4. Kaushal, R. K., & Panda, S. N. (2016). Effective Teaching Methods and Proposed Web Libraries for Designing Animated Course Content: A Review. InternationalJournalofAdvancedComputerScienceandApplications, 7(2), 102-106.(SCOPUS).
  5. Kaushal, RajeshKumar , “Component Object Model Communication Fundamentals and Its Components”, IJCST Vol. 2, Issue 4, Oct. – Dec. 2011, ISSN: 0976-8491 (Online), ISSN: 2229-4333(Print)
  6. Kaushal, RajeshKumar , “Serial Port Communication Using MFC Based on RS232 Standard”, IJCST Vol. 2, Issue 4, Oct. – Dec. 2011, ISSN: 0976-8491 (Online) , ISSN: 2229-4333(Print)
  7. Kumar, N., Panda, S. N., Pradhan, P., & Kaushal, R. (2019) “IoT Based Hybrid System for Patient Monitoring and Medication ” EAI Endorsed Transaction for Pervasive Healthcare 10.4108/eai.13-7-2018.162805 (SCOPUS).

Publication in Conferences

  1. Identification of Effective Scaffolding to Novices Using CBLE, International Conference on Intelligent Machines, held at Baba Farid Group of Institutions, Bathinda, on 15-16 March 2019 (Accepted)
  2. Singh, J., Panda, S. N., & Kaushal, R. (2018). Performance Evaluation of Big Data Frameworks: MapReduce and Spark. In Intelligent Communication, Control and Devices (pp. 1611-1619). Springer, Singapore.(SCOPUS).
  3. Learning Asynchronously Using Online Softwares & Its Influences”,Emerging Trends in Online Business: Challenges & Opportunities”, held at GJIMT, Mohali on 13th November 2010
  4. Asynchronously Learning Practices & Its Tools, Education Informatics, held at Chitkara University on 22nd – 23rd May 2010
  5. Internet Protocol Version 6, Information Security & Networks, held at Chitkara University on 22nd – 23rd June 2009

Application Development Using Node.js, Oracle Certified Associate Java SE Programmer, PHP/MySql, Python, C++, Unix, Interfacing With Arduino, Raspberry Pi& NodeMcu Microcontrollers and Data Structures.

Expert Talk

  • Expert lecture delivered on Deep Learning and Internet of Things to department of electronics & communication engineering, university institute of engineering & technology, Krukshetra university, Krukshetra, 16th January 2019
  • Expert lecture delivered on Internet of Things (IOT) to department of computer science &engineering, university institute of engineering & technology, Krukshetra University Kurukshetra, 15th & 16th March 2017

Workshop Organized/Attended

Year Title Role
2018 Teaching Through Scaffold Characteristics Using CBLE – 10th March 2018 Organized
2017 CSI (Computer Society of India) Punjab State Student Convention 3-4 Feb 2017 Member of Program Committee
2014 Student Symposium on Information and Communication Trends in Technology – ICTT 11th November 2014 Member of Technical Committee
2013 IEEE sponsored International Conference named IMKE (Information Management & Knowledge Economy) Organized on 19th December 2013 at Chitkara University Organized
2013 Student Symposium on Information and Communication Trends in Technology – ICTT 8th November 2013 Member of Technical Committee
2010 Mission 10X, 5 days workshop by WIPRO, 27th-31st December 2010 Attended
2009 Workshop on CA ERwin Data Modeling & Testing Methodologies, 21st – 23rd Oct 2009 Organized
2009 AICTE sponsored “Mobile Computing & Wireless Networks”, 5th – 6th Jan 2009 Attended
2007 Five-day workshop titled “Linux Essential”, 26th Nov – 30th Nov 2007 Attended

IoT based healthcare solutions

IoT Applications

Web Solutions using PHP & Node.js

  1. Teacher Excellence Award (Most Enterprising & Emerging Leaderby Chitkara University (2019).
  2. Teacher Excellence Award (Most Enterprising) by Chitkara University (2017).


  1. System and Method for Replacement of Batteries for Battery Operated Vehicles | Patent No. 201911022755, dt. 06/07/2019
  2. Wheelchair Apparatus with Patient Commode Pan | Patent No. 202011002855, dt. 22/01/2010
  3. System and Method for Providing Emergency Medical Services | Patent No. 201911018833, dt. 05/10/2019
  4. Easy Wheel Chair Cum Bed | Patent No. 320069-001, dt. 06/07/2019
  5. Commode Chair | Patent No. 321491-001, dt. 12/07/2019
  6. Design Patent of Intensive Care Unit Device | Patent No.308364, dt. 02/08/2018.



  1. Smart Helmet/Hat with Solar Panel for Security Surveillance | Patent No. 1285/DEL/2015, dt. 01/09/2017.
  2. Portable and Smart Intensive Care Unit (PCT/WIPO) | Patent No. 2537/DEL/2014, dt. 27/05/2016.

PhD in Computer Science & Engineering, Chitkara University, Punjab

Mphil, Computer Sceince, VMU, First Division

MCA, GJU, First Division

PGDCA, G.N.D.U, First Division

DST (Diploma in Software Technology), CMC Limited, First Division

At various engineering colleges (2004 to 2020)

Research Fellow at PGI Chandigarh on DST Funded Project (2011-2012)