About the Authors
Dr. Pooja Sharma completed her bachelor’s degree in computer applications in 2005 with 4th position in the University and master’s degree in computer science in 2007 with Gold Medal for securing first position from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. She did her PhD in 2013 on Content Based Image Retrieval under the supervision of Dr. Chandan Singh from Punjabi University, Patiala. Her academic achievements include fellowship for regular PhD from UGC, New Delhi after qualifying UGC NET and JRF, several merit certificates, gold and silver medals in matric, higher secondary, undergraduate and post graduate levels. She has several research publications in peer reviewed International journals of Springer and Elsevier with significant Thomson Reuters impact factors. She is the reviewer of various International journals of Elsevier, IET (IEEE Computer Society), and Scientific Research and Essays. She has participated in various conferences and workshops. Her areas of specialization include Content Based Image Retrieval, Face Recognition, Pattern Recognition, and Digital Image Processing. She worked and selected at various eminent Universities and Colleges during last 10 years including Central University. Presently, she is appointed as Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Applications, I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University, Kapurthala.