Dr. Gaganpreet Kaur

Assistant Professor (Contractual-II)


Optical Communication




Optical Communication



Contact No.


Designation :- Lecturer( Contract)

E-mail id:- gaganpreet.kaur@thapar.edu


Dr. Gaganpreet is working with ECED at TIET since July, 2016. She has completed her Ph.D. in Optical Communications in May, 2017. Her research interests include VLSI design, Non-Linear Optical WDM systems and soft computing Techniques


  • Ph.D. (Punjabi Universivity, patiala) in ECE specialisation in Optical Communication
  • M. Tech in ECE, GNE, Ludhiana, First class
  • B.Tech. ECE / P.T.U. Jalandhar / First class

Experience: Total Teaching Experience 15 years 10 month

  • September 2007 – June 2012: Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering Department, MMDU Mullana, Ambala.
  • July 2012 – December 2012: Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, MMDU Mullana, Ambala.


  • Integrated System Design
  • MOS circuit Design
  • Digital System Design
  • Soft Computing Techniques
  • Fibre Optics

Research Interest:

  • WDM systems- non linear effects
  • VLSI design
  • Soft Computing Applications



  1. Gaganpreet Kaur, Gurmeet kaur and Sanjay Sharma, “A novel modulation technique for FWM suppression in broadband coherent DWDM systems”, Optoelectronics Advanced materials – Rapid Communications”, Vol. 12, No. 11-12, pp 678-686.(SCI-IF 0.386).
  2. Gaganpreet Kaur, Gurmeet Kaur and Sanjay Sharma,“Multi-section Optical Parametric-Raman Hybrid amplifier for Terabits Capacity system”, Journal of Modern Optics, 2016, Volume 63, Issue 9, pp 819-825.(SCI 1.17).
  3. Gaganpreet Kaur, “Engineering Flat Gain Tunable Raman-Parametric Hybrid L-Band Amplifier for Narrow Band Multi-Channel Terabits System”, Journal of Optical Communication, Published Online: 2019-01- 23 | DOI: doi.org/10.1515/joc-2017-0113(Scopus)
  4. Gaganpreet Kaur, Sanjay Sharma and Gurmeet Kaur,“Novel Raman parametric hybrid L-band amplifier with FWM suppressed pump for Terabits DWDM systems”, Advances in optical Technologies, Vol. 2016, Hindawi (Scopus Indexed), open access.
  5. G.P. Kaur, G.Kaur and S. Sharma,“Gain Saturation Analysis of Raman- Fiber Optical Parametric Hybrid Amplifier”, Journal of Optical Communication, DOI 10.1515/joc-2015-0070, Scopus Indexed.

International Conferences

  1. Kaur G., Kaur Gurmeet and Sharma S.,“ Enhanced Gain using Raman-FOPA hybrid Amplifier for L-band 96 X100 Gbps system”, IEEE Conference on “Next Generation Computational Techniques” University of petroleum Sciences,4-5th Sept, 2015, papers to be published by IEEE Xplore
  2. “Security challenges in wireless networks” International conference on trends & opportunities in IT industry, PCTE, Ludhiana on 19th Nov. ,2005
  3. “ “Wireless fidelity: a new plan for WLANS”, International conference on trends & opportunities in IT industry, PCTE, Ludhiana on 19th Nov. , 2005.
  4. “ “A Comparative Review of Classical & Evolutionary approaches for VLSI Circuit Partitioning”, International Conference on Intelligent Systems Networks-07, Maharaja Agarsen Institute of Technology, Haryana,23-24th Feb,2007.


  1. “Dynamic tunneling technique for global optimization of MLPs” at Second National Conference on Mathematical & Computational Models at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore 11-12th Dec, 2002.
  2. “Optical sensors in instrumentation” at National conference on Cutting Edge Technologies in Electronics, SLIET, Longowal, Feburary,2004.
  3. “Genetic Algorithms for Economic Dispatch problem”, at National conference on Bio-Informatics, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, 18th-19th March,2005.
  4. “Open Source Software- Security Implications”, National Conference on Open Source Software and Technologies- bridging the Digital Divide”, BBSBEC, Fatehgarh Sahib, May 30-31st ,2003.
  5. “Optical Character Recognition using Backpropagation”, National Conference on Communication Technologies”, Dehradun Institute of Technology, Dehradun,10-11th Feb,2006.
  6. “Optical Sensors: a New leap in Instrumentation”, National Conference on Communication Technologies”, Dehradun Institute of Technology, Dehradun,10-11th Feb,2006.
  7. “Comparative Review of Classical approaches and Genetic Algorithms for VLSI Circuit Partitioning”- DTVC-0, NIT, Hamirpur, 14-15th May,2007.
  8. “Review of FWM for Wavelength conversion applications”, Emerging Research and Applications -2015, Rayat Bahra University, Mohali, 5th June 2015

Achievement, Awards and Recognitions

  • ISTE Best Teacher Award- 2017 North Zone(Himachal, Haryana , Punjab)
  • Nominated Rashtriya Gaurav Award , 2011

Message to Students & Community

Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.