Dr Sonam Lata
Assistant Professor

Dr. Sonam Lata is a faculty in School of Management at IILM University, Gurugram. She has worked in internationally funded Projects and has over 15 publications in various reputed journals, conferences and has been granted patent also. She worked with a team to research and develop new projects and learning material for students. She is adept in working in the fields of teaching and research. She is a committed working professional, passionate about further enhancing the performance of organization. She has a background in teaching and research with a special interest in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science, Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things, Cryptography, Computer Networking and Data Security. She adeptly assists her students in grasping complex concepts, equips them with essential academic materials, and addresses their inquiries and apprehensions with utmost proficiency and efficacy.


  • Ph.D., Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi (2022)
  • M.Tech, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra (2016)
  • B.Tech, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, 2013



  • Cyber-attack prevention system for automotive system based on artificial intelligence (AI) (Granted)


  • Internationally funded research project under Deanship of Scientific Research scheme (Secure data transmission using Cryptography and Genetic algorithm based Clustering for efficient routing in Wireless Sensor Network) grant of Rs. 8,00,000/-. (Completed)

Journal Article

  • S. Lata, S. Urooj, S. Ahmad, S. Mehfuz, S Kalathil,;Cryptographic Data Security for Reliable WirelessSensor Network”, Alexandria Engineering Journal,Volume 72, 2023, Pages 37-50, ISSN 1110-0168,https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aej.2023.03.061(https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1110016823002260), (SCI indexed)
  • Sonam Lata, Shabana Mehfuz, Shabana Urooj, “Secure and Reliable WSN for Internet of Things: Challenges and Enabling Technologies”, in IEEE Access, vol. 9, pp.161103-161128, 2021, doi:10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3131367. (SCI indexed)
  • S. Lata, S. Mehfuz, S. Urooj and F. Alrowais, ” Fuzzy Clustering Algorithm for Enhancing Reliability and Network Lifetime of Wireless Sensor Networks,” in IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 66013-66024, 2020, doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.2985495. (SCI indexed)
  • Sonam Lata, Shabana Mehfuz, Shabana Urooj, Asmaa Ali, Nidal Nasser, “Disjoint Spanning Tree Based Reliability Evaluation of Wireless Sensor Network”, in MDPI Sensors, 2020, https://doi.org/10.3390/s20113071.(SCI indexed)

Book Chapter

  • Sonam Lata, Shabana Mehfuz (2022). Energy Harvesting: Enabling IoT Transformations (1st ed.)Chapter 2: Efficient Ambient Energy-Harvesting Sources with Potential for IoT and Wireless Sensor Network Applications. Chapman and Hall/CRC.https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003218760

Conference Proceedings

  • Sonam Lata, Shabana Mehfuz, “Machine Learning basedEnergy Efficient Wireless Sensor Network”, IEEEInternational conference on Power Electronics, Controland Automation, 16th-17th November, 2019
  • Sonam Lata, Shabana Mehfuz, “Lossless Compression Algorithm for Energy Efficient Wireless Sensor Network”,IEEE International conference on Power Electronics,Control and Automation, 16th-17th November, 2019
  • Sonam Lata, Shabana Mehfuz, “Source to Multiple SinkCapacity Related Reliability of Wireless SensorNetworks”, IEEE International conference on “Computingfor Sustainable Global Development”, 13th-15th March,2019
  • Sonam Lata and Shabana Mehfuz, ; Reliability Issues of WSN: A Survey, IEEE International conference onNanotechnology for Instrumentation and Measurement(Nanofim), Nov 2017, Gautam Budh University, Greater Noida.
  • Sonam Lata, G.L. Pahuja, J.K. Quamara, “Source to terminal reliability of flow networks” National Conferenceon Advancement in Electrical Engineering and EnergySciences (AEEES-2016) held at National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur during 24th- 25th, May 2016.
  • Sonam Lata, G.L. Pahuja, J.K. Quamara, “SAT reliability of flow networks”, National Conference on Nanoscience and Instrumentation Technolgy (NCNIT-2016), held atNational Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra during 4th-5th June 2016.
  • Sonam Lata, Shabana Mehfuz, Sonal Kumar, “Capacitated Reliability Evaluation of Wireless SensorNetworks”, International E conference on RecentInnovations in Engineering and Technology, INCRIET2021 organised by ADGITM, Delhi on 26th – 27th May2021.
  • Nayani Jain, Ritika Tomar, Riya Singh, Taniya Garg, Sonam Lata, “OTP BASED WIRELESS SMARTLOCKING SYSTEM”, International E conference onRecent Innovations in Engineering and Technology, INCRIET 2021 organised by ADGITM, Delhi on 26th –27th May 2021.
  • Poorva Tuteja, Shreshth Jain, Sameer Tomar, Adhyan Kaushik, Sonam Lata “DEVELOPMENT OF ANINTELLIGENT SHOPPING CART SYSTEM”, International E conference on Recent Innovations in Engineering and Technology INCRIET 2021 organized by ADGITM, Delhi on 26th – 27th May 2021.
  • Aditya Kumar, Umesh Kumar, Karan Aryan Singh, Archit Kumar, Sonam Lata, “WIRELESS POLLUTION SENSORNETWORK”, International E conference on Recent Innovations in Engineering and Technology, INCRIET2021 organised by ADGITM, Delhi on 26th – 27th May2021.

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