National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra



Name : Poonam Jindal
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : Ph.D NIT Kurukshetra M.E. ThaparUniversity, Patiala
Current Address :

CC-1, NIT Campus , NIT Kurukshetra

Phone 1 (office) : 01744-233552
Phone 2 (office) : 9466620527
Email : ,

Area Of Intrest :

Wireless Network Security, Cryptography, Physical Layer Security, Wireless Communication, IoT security


Research Activities
In the areas mentioned above through M.Tech students


Experience :

  • Teaching: 12 Yrs

Other :

Research Publications:

  1. International Referred Journal:
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Optimization of the Security-Performance Tradeoff in RC4 Encryption Algorithm.” Wireless Personal Communications, 92(3), pp 1221-1250, (2017).(SCI)
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Security-Performance Tradeoffs in a Class of Wireless Network Scenarios.” Journal of Networks and System Managements,25(1)pp 83-121, (2017).(SCI)
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, B.. Quantitative analysis of the security performance in wireless LANs. Journal of King Saud University-Computer and Information Sciences, (2017) 29, 246–268.(Scopus)


      • Academic Year 2015-16


  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Experimental Study to Analyze the Security Performance in Wireless LANs.” Wireless Personal Communications, 83(3), pp 2085-2131, (2015).(SCI)
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “A Survey on RC4 Stream Cipher”, International Journal of Computer Networks and Information Security (IJCNIS). Vol 7, pp 37-45, (2015).
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “RC4 Encryption-A Literature Survey”, Computer Science, Elsevier, Vol 46, pp 697-705, Dec. 3-5, 2014.(Scopus)


      • Academic Years 2014-15


  • Poonam Jindal Vaibhav Gupta, “Performance Analysis of Cooperation Schemes in Eavesdropper Assisted Relay Channel.” ICTACT Journal on Communication Technology, 5(2), (2014).


      • Before Academic Year 2014-15


  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Modified RC4 Encryption Algorithm for WLAN”, International Journal of Information and Computation Technology, 3(1), pp 66-69, (2013)
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Performance Evaluation of Security-Throughput Tradeoff with Channel Adaptive Encryption”, International Journal of Computer Network and Information Security (IJCNIS), 5(1), pp 49-55 (2013)
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Fast and Secure Authentication Using Double Token based Scheme for WLANs”, International Journal of Computer Applications 62(8), pp 25-32, January 2013.
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Study and Performance Evaluation of Security-Throughput Tradeoff with Link Adaptive Encryption Scheme”, International Journal of Security, Privacy and Trust Management, 1(5), pp 13-26. (2012)


  1. International Conferences
      • Academic Year 2017-18


  • Poonam Jindal and Rupali Sinha, “Energy Efficiency and Secure Communication with Power Splitting Energy Harvesting Technique for Single Relay Network”ICCA’2017, Sept. 06-07, 2017, Dubai, UAE.(IEEE)


      • Academic Year 2016-17


  • Rupali Sinha and Poonam Jindal, “A Study of Physical Layer Security with Energy Harvesting in Single Hop Relaying Environment,” IEEE Conference on Single Processing and Integrated Networks, Feb 2017.
  • Sinha, R., & Jindal, P. (2016, November). Performance analyses of cooperative schemes under total transmit power constraint in single hop wireless relaying system. In Communication Control and Intelligent Systems (CCIS), 2016 2nd International Conference on (pp. 28-31). IEEE.
  • Sirohi, K., Tanwar, A., & Jindal, P. (2016, November). Automated irrigation and fire alert system based on hargreaves equation using weather forecast and ZigBee protocol. In Communication Control and Intelligent Systems (CCIS), 2016 2nd International Conference on (pp. 13-17). IEEE.



      • Academic Year 2015-16


  • Divya Gautam, Poonam Jindal, “Impact of Rayleigh and Racian Fading Channels on Cooperative Schemes.” 2nd IEEE International conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Technology (CICT-2016), ABES Engineering College Ghaziabad, pp 500-503, Feb 12-13, 2016.
  • Divya Gautam, Poonam Jindal, “Analysis of Amplify and Forward Technique to Improve Secrecy Rate in Multi-Hope Relaying System.” IEEE International conference on Recent Trends in Electronics, Information and Communication Technology (RTEICT-2016),  Sri Venkateshwara College of Enginnering Bengaluru, pp 62-64, May 20-21, 2016.


      • Academic Year 2014-15


  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Analyzing the Security Performance-Tradeoff of Block Ciphers”, IEEE International Conference on Computing, Communication and Automation,Galgotia University, Greater Noida, pp 389-394, May 15-16, 2015.
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Response Time Analysis of Secure IEEE 802.11n Wireless LAN in a Class of Network Scenarios”, 5thIEEE International Conference on Advanced Computing & Communication Technologies, pp.557-563, Feb. 2015.


      • Before Academic Year 2014-15


  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, "Performance Analysis of Modified RC4 Encryption Algorithm”, “IEEE International Conference on Recent Advances and Innovations in Engineering 2014, pp.1-5, May 9-11 2014.
  • Vaibhav Gupta, Poonam Jindal, “Cooperative Jamming and Aloha Protocol for Physical Layer Security” In Advanced Computing & Communication Technologies (ACCT), 2014 Fourth International Conference on (pp. 64-68). IEEE.
  • Vaibhav Gupta and Poonam Jindal, “Exploiting cooperative jamming for physical layer security,” IEEE Conference SCES, MNNIT Allahabad, May 2014.
  • Singh, U., Jindal, P., "Impact of transmission power on the performance of secure wireless local area network," Engineering and Systems (SCES), 2014 Students pp.1-6, 28-30 May 2014.
  • Vaibhav K. Gupta, Poonam Jindal, Upendra Singh, “Performance Evaluation of RC4 and HC128 Stream Ciphers,” IDES book series, DOI-03.AETS.2013.3.88, pp. 157- 163, 2013.
  • Singh, U., Jindal P., "Performance Analysis of Secure Wireless Local Area Network Using Test-Bed," Advanced Computing & Communication Technologies (ACCT), 2014 pp.386-389, 8-9 Feb. 2014.
  • Amardeep Sahota, Poonam Jindal, “ Security Enhancement Using Dual Layer Encryption”  6th International Multi Conference on Intelligent Systems, Sustainable, New and Renewable Energy Technology & Nanotechnology (IISN-2012), pp183-187.(March 16-18,2012) .
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Security Aspects in Wireless LANs: A Survey”, International Multi Conference on Intelligent Systems & Nanotechnology, Institute of Science and Technology Klawad, pp 362-366, Feb 26-28,. 2010.



  1. National Conferences
  • Honey Goyal, Poonam Jindal “Performance Analysis of Secure Wireless Network” 4th National Conference & ISTE State Chapter Annual Convention on Wireless Communication & VLSI Design (NCWCVD-2011).
  • Poonam Jindal, Brahmjit Singh, “Performance Evaluation of Token Based Authentication Scheme for WLANs”, NationalConference on Advancements in Communication & Computing Systems, pp 68-75, March 24-25, 2012.
  • Upendra Singh, Poonam Jindal, “Effect of Transmission Power on the Response Time of IEEE802.11g/n.” National Conference on VLSI, Signal Processing and Communication Engineering (VSPCE), NIT Hamirpur, Aug 16-17, 2014.


  1. Book chapter
      • Academic Year 2016-17


  • Poonam Jindal and Rupali Sinha, “Physical layer security with energy harvesting in single hop wireless relaying system,” Chapter 29, Springer Nature, 2017.(Book Chapter)


f) Academic/Administrative Contributions


  • Prof.-In charge Advanced Electronics lab
  • Subject Coordinator (Linear Integrated Circuits and Applications)
  • Prof In-Charge UG/PG Affairs            
  • Prof In-Charge M.Tech Admission, Scholarships and related
  • Prof In-Charge Communication Lab I and Lab II
  • Prof In-Charge Accreditation
  • Member B.Tech Minor Project Evaluation Committee
  • Member Preparatory work for M.Tech dissertation Committee
  • Warden Bhagirathi Bhawan (Girls Hostel)



g) STC organized(Self Financed)

S. No.




Organized/ Participated


Cognitive Radio: Fundamentals and Implementation Issues”

ECE Department and Center of Computing and Networking National Institute of Technology

July 09-12, 2014



 “5G Wireless Communication Networks: Fundamentals and Implementation Issues”


ECE NIT Kurukshetra

10-15 July 2017.




  1. Projects and Thesis supervised and co-supervised within and outside institute: B.Tech./M.Tech./Ph.D.
  • Supervising 03 Ph.D students in the area of Cooperative communication, IoT security.
  • Supervised more than 17 M.Tech dissertations.
  • Supervised more than 20 B.Tech projects


  1. Memberships

Member IEEE



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