Sarang Chandrashekhar Dhongdi

Assistant Professor, Gr-I

Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks, Flying Ad-hoc Networks
Dept of EEE, BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus, Goa, India


Journal Publications

1.   S. C. Dhongdi, K. R. Anupama, R. H. Sant, and L. J. Gudino, “Implementation of Multi-hop Bidirectional Communication Link with Time Synchronization on Miniature Test-bed of underwater Acoustic Sensor Network.” Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review (JESTR), Vol.9, no 3, pp 1-8, 2016.

2.   A. Joshi, S. C. Dhongdi, R. Sethunathan, P. Nahar and K.R. Anupama, “Implementation of the protocol stack for three-dimensional wireless sensor network,” in Procedia Computer Science, vol. 89, pp. 193-202, 2016 (Elsevier) 

3.   S. C. Dhongdi, P. Nahar, R. Sethunathan, L. J. Gudino, and K. R. Anupama, “Cross-layer protocol stack development for three-dimensional underwater acoustic sensor network,” Elsevier- Journal of Network and Computer Applications, (JNCA), vol. 92, pp.3-19, 2017.

4.   A. Joshi, S. C. Dhongdi, R. Sethunathan, P. Nahar and K.R. Anupama, "Energy Efficient Clustering Based Network Protocol Stack for 3D Airborne Monitoring System", Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, vol. 2017, Article ID 8921261, 13 pages, 2017. doi:10.1155/2017/8921261.

5.   A. Joshi, S. C. Dhongdi, N. Manjarekar and K.R. Anupama, “Multi-Cluster Flying Ad-Hoc Network for Disaster Monitoring Applications,” in International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, vol. 36, 2021 (Inderscience). 

6. Joshi, A., S. C. Dhongdi, Dharmadhikari, M., Mehta O., Anupama K. R., “Enclosing and monitoring of disaster area boundary using multi-UAV network,” J Ambient Intell Human Comput (2022).

7. Dhall, R., S. C. Dhongdi, “Review of Protocol Stack Development of Flying Ad-hoc Networks for Disaster Monitoring Applications”. Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering (2022).

8. Ansa Shermin S, Sarang Dhongdi, “Review of Underwater Mobile Sensor Network for ocean phenomena monitoring,” in Journal of Network and Computer Applications, vol 205, 2022,

9. S. Ansa Shermin; Yugansh Amit Dave; Chennareddy Krishna Pranay Reddy; Sarang Dhongdi, “Topology formation of multi-AUV network with MAC and routing protocols”. In International Journal of Sensor Networks, 2023 Vol.41 No.3, pp.164 – 175.

 Conference publications

1.   S. C. Dhongdi, K. R. Anupama, L. J. Gudino, and R. H. Sant, “Deployment Analysis of Underwater Acoustic Sensor Network on Miniature Test-bed,” in 7th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technology (ICACCT), 2013, pp. 18–24.

2.   S. C. Dhongdi, K. R. Anupama, R. H. Sant, and L. J. Gudino, “Implementation of Multi-hop Time Synchronization on Miniature Test-bed Setup of Underwater Acoustic Sensor Network,” in Twentieth IEEE National Conference on Communications (NCC), 2014, pp. 1–6.

3.   S. C. Dhongdi, K. Anupama, and L. J. Gudino, “Review of Protocol Stack Development of  Underwater Acoustic Sensor Network (UASN),”  in IEEE Underwater Technology (UT), 2015, pp.1–17.

4.   S. C. Dhongdi, K. R. Anupama, R. Agrawal, and L. J. Gudino, “Simulation and Testbed Implementation of TDMA MAC on Underwater Acoustic Sensor Network,” in  IEEE Twenty First National Conference on Communications (NCC), 2015, pp. 1–6.

5.  S. C. Dhongdi, K. R. Anupama, M. Joneja, and L. Bhatia, “Development of Test-bed Set-up for Underwater Acoustic Communication and Sensor Network,” in National Symposium on Acoustics (NSA), 2015.

6.   A. Joshi, S. C. Dhongdi, Ankit and K. R. Anupama, "Joint clustering and routing protocol for static 3D wireless sensor networks," International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN), 2018, pp. 368-373.  

7.   S. C. Dhongdi, A. Bhandari, J. Singh, S. Kachhadia and V. Joshi, "Joint Clustering and Routing Protocol for 3-D Underwater Acoustic Sensor Network," Tenth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN), 2018, pp. 415-420. 

8.   Dhongdi Sarang, Malhotra Aditya, Narang Abhinav, Kothari Shelly, Gupta Shivani, “Development of TDMA based MAC Protocol for 3D Mobile Underwater Acoustic Sensor Network”, Thirteenth Western Pacific Acoustics Conference (WESPAC), 2018. 

9.   A. Joshi, S. C.  Dhongdi, S. Kumar and Anupama K. R., “Simulation of Multi-UAV Ad-Hoc Network for Disaster Monitoring Applications” International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN), 2020 pp. 690-695.

10.   Ansa Shermin S, Aditya Malhotra and Sarang Dhongdi, “TSP Algorithm for Optimum Path Formulation of AUV for Data Collection in Underwater Acoustic Sensor Network”, In Proceedings of Fifth International Congress on Information and Communication Technology. ICICT 2020. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1183. Springer, Singapore. 

11.   Ansa Shermin S and S. C. Dhongdi, "Multiple AUVs for Ocean Phenomena Monitoring: A Review," 2022 IEEE 19th Annual Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC), 2022, pp. 1-7, doi: 10.1109/CCNC49033.2022.9700726.
12.   Dhall, R., Kishore, R., S. C. Dhongdi,  (2022). Ortho Image Mosaicing and Object Identification of UAV Data. In: Chaubey, N., Thampi, S.M., Jhanjhi, N.Z. (eds) Computing Science, Communication and Security. COMS2 2022. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 1604. Springer, Cham.
13.   Sarang Dhongdi, Mohit P. Tahiliani, Ojit Mehta, Mihir Dharmadhikari, Vaibhav Agrawal, and Aditya Bidwai. "FANS: flying ad-hoc network simulator." In Proceedings of the 2022 Latin America Networking Conference, pp. 34-41. 2022.
14.   Joshi, A., Dhongdi, S., Anupama, K.R. (2023). Simulation of Clustering Protocol and Mobility Model for UAV Networks. In: Jain, K., Mishra, V., Pradhan, B. (eds) Proceedings of UASG 2021: Wings 4 Sustainability. UASG 2021. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 304. Springer, Cham.
15. S. Ansa Shermin and S. C. Dhongdi, "Application of Multi-hop Time synchronization on a Network of AUVs Performing Lawn Mower Trajectory," 2023 Fourteenth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN), 2023, pp. 337-342, doi: 10.1109/ICUFN57995.2023.10201060.