Ms. Anu Sharma
Dr. Anu Sharma
Principal Scientist
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Research Interest

  • Statistical Software Development
  • Web Technologies
  • Databases and Data Mining


  • Database Management Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Operating Systems
  • Metagenomics Data Analysis
  • Graph Theory
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Advanced Computer Programming in Bioinformatics

Student Guided

  • M. Sc. (Computer Application) - 3
  • M. Sc. (Bioinformatics) - 1

Student Guiding

  • M. Sc. (Computer Application) - 1
  • Ph.D. (Computer Application) - 2
  • M. Sc. (Bioinformatics) - 1

Important Projects

  • Establishment of National Agricultural Bioinformatics Grid in ICAR.
  • Web Based Software for Codon Usage Analysis for Gene Expression Identification
  • Parallelized Workflows for Gene prediction, Phylogenetic Analysis and Primer Designing
  • Experimental Design in the presence of indirect effects of treatments
  • Development of an Improved Hybrid De-novo Whole Genome Assembler

  • Machine Learning Approach for Binning of Metagenomics Data

  • Software for Survey Data Analysis 2.0

  • Development of Gender Information System for Agriculture(Collaboration with Directorate of Research for Women in Agriculture, Bhubneshwar)

  • Phenomics of Moisture Deficit Stress Tolerance and Nitrogen Use Efficiency in Rice and Wheat – Phase II.

  • Characterization, Evaluation, Genetic Enhancement and Generation of Genomic Resources for Accelerated Utilization and Improvement of Minor Pulses.

Foreign Visit

  • Plant Science Institute at IOWA State University, IOWA, Ames, USA

Award and Recognition

  • Reviewed five papers for presentation in 3rd International Conference and Workshops on Recent Advances and Innovations in Engineering (22-25 November 2018)
  • अनु शर्मा और आरती सिंह(2017). सिमेंटिक्स और सॉफ्टवेयर एजेंट आधारित वेब पेर्सनलाईज़ेड सूचना बहाली. सर्वश्रेठ शोध पत्र प्रस्तुति भारतीय भाषाओ में प्रथम विज्ञान संगोष्ठी, २२ अगस्त , २०१७, राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, कुरुक्षेत्र.
  • अनु शर्मा, ज्योतिका भाटी, एस. बी. लाल, के. के. चतुर्वेदी, एम. एस. फारुकी और अनिल राय(२०१७). संगणनात्मक विधियों के द्वारा अरहर में माइक्रोआरएनए की पहचान को भा. कृ. अनु. प. - भारतीय कृषि सांख्यिकी अनुसन्धान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली द्वारा 11 सितम्बर, २०१७ को आयोजित डिजिटल शोध पत्र प्रस्तुति प्रतियोगिता में तृतीय पुरस्कार से सम्मानित किया गया.
  • Session Co-Chair: National Conference on Future Innovations in Computing Technology and Machine Learning (FICTML-17) held at Department of Computer Science and Applications, Maharishi Dyanand University, Rohtak on 21 November, 2017.

  • Important Publications

    • Sonkusale, L., Chaturvedi, K.K., Sharma, A., Lama, A., Farooqi, M.S., Lal, S.B., Joshi, P., Mishra, D.C., and Kumar, M.(2023). Evaluating Text Preprocessing Methods for Discovering Quality Topics to Improve the Information Retrieval Mechanism. Acta Scientific COMPUTER SCIENCES, 5(9), pp. 03-08. iconpdf

    • Kumar, M., Ansari, W.A,. Zeyad, M.T. Singh, A., Chakdar, H., Kumar, A., Farooqi, M.S., Sharma, A., Srivastava, S., and Kumar. A.(2023) Core microbiota of wheat rhizosphere under Upper Indo-Gangetic plains and their response to soil physicochemical properties, Frontiers in Plant Science},VOLUME 14, iconpdf

    • Priyadarshi, M.B., Sharma, A., Chaturvedi, K.K., Bhardwaj, R., Lal, S.B., Farooqi, M.S., Kumar, S., Mishra, D.C, Singh, M. (2023). Comparing various machine learning algorithms for sugar prediction in chickpea using near-infrared spectroscopy. Legume Research-An International Journal . Volume 46, Issues 02, Pages 251-256. iconpdf

    • Sharanbasappa, Mishra, D.C., Sharma, A., Kumar, S., Maji, A.K., Budhlakoti, N., Sinha, D. A Deep Clustering based Novel Approach for Binning of Metagenomics Data. Current genomics. iconpdf

    • Madival, S. D., Mishra, D.C., Sharma, A., Kumar, S., Maji, A. K., Budhlakoti, N., Sinha, D., & Rai, A. (2022). A Deep Clustering-based Novel Approach for Binning of Metagenomics Data. Current Genomics, 23(5), 353-368.iconpdf

    • Sonkusale, L., Chaturvedi, K.K., Lal, S.B., Farooqi, M. S.,Sharma, A., Joshi, P., Lama, A. and Mishra, D.C. (2022). Exploring the Applicability of Topic Modeling in SARS-CoV-2 Literature and Impact on Agriculture. Indian Res. J. Ext. Edu. 22 (4). iconpdf

    • Priyadarshi, M. B., Sharma, A., Chaturvedi, K.K., Bhardwaj, R., Lal, S.B., Farooqi, M.S., Kumar, S., Mishra, D.C., Singh, M. (2022). Machine Learning Algorithms for Protein Physicochemical Component Prediction Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy in Chickpea Germplasm. Indian J. Plant Genet. Resour. 35(1): 44–48. iconpdf

    • Sinha, D., Sharma, A., Mishra, D.C., Rai, A., Lal, S.B., Kumar, S., Farooqi, Md.S., Chaturvedi K. K. (2022). MetaConClust - Unsupervised Binning of Metagenomics Data Using Consensus Clustering. Current Genomicsiconpdf

    • Kumar, V., Sharma, A., Lal, S.B., Chaturvedi, K.K., Farooqi, Md. S., Mishra, D.C., Sonkusale, L. and Kumar, R. Comparative analysis of genome browser for visualization of genetic variants. The Pharma Innovation Journal. AP-11(3):384-388. iconpdf

    • Mishra,D.C,Arora, D., Kumar, R.R., Goswami, S., Varshney, S., Budhlakoti, N., Kumar, S., Chaturvedi, K.K., Sharma, A., Chinnusamy, V. and Rai, A., 2020. Weighted gene co-expression analysis for identification of key genes regulating heat stress in wheat. Cereal Research Communications, pp.1-9. iconpdf

    • Anu Sharma,Dwijesh Chandra Mishra, Neeraj Budhlakoti, Anil Rai, Shashi Bhushan Lal and Sanjeev Kumar (2020). Algorithmic and computational comparison of metagenome assemblers. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 90 (5): 847–54.

    • Renu, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Ashutosh Kumar Rai, Khan Mohammad Sarim, Anu Sharma, Neeraj Budhlakoti, Devendra Arora, Dhiraj Kumar Verma , Dhananjaya P.Singh (2019). Metaproteomic data of maize rhizosphere for deciphering functional diversity.iconpdf

    • Farooqi Mohammad Samir, Mishra DC, Chaturvedi KK, Rai Anil,Lal SB, Kumar Sanjeev, Bhati Jyotika and Sharma, Anu . (2019) A Review on Recent Statistical Models for RNA-Seq. Journal of Applied Bioinformatics & Computational Biology. 8:1 DOI: 10.4172/2329-9533.1000162.iconpdf

    • Aarti Singh and Anu Sharma (2018). A clustering-based recommendation engine for restaurants. Int. J. Advanced Intelligence Paradigms, Vol. 11, Nos. 3/4

    • अनु शर्मा, ज्योतिका भाटी, शशि भूषण लाल, कृष्ण कुमार चतुर्वेदी, मोहम्मद समीर फ़ारूकी और अनिल राय (2018). संगणनात्मक विधियों के द्वारा अरहर में माइक्रो-आर.एन.ए. की पहचान एवं उसका विवरण, भारतीय कृषि अनुसंधान पत्रिका, 33(1), 51-57.

    • Kumar A, Farooqi MS, Mishra DC, Kumar S, Rai A, Chaturvedi KK, Lal SB, Sharma, A. (2018). Prediction of miRNA and Identification of their Relationship Network Related to Late Blight Disease of Potato. Microrna. 7(1):11-19. doi: 10.2174/2211536607666171213123038. PubMed PMID: 29237394.

    • Aarti Singh and Anu Sharma (2017). MAICBR: A Multi-agent Intelligent Content-Based Recommendation System. Springer Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems, Vol. 10, pp 399-411.

    • Lal, S. B., Sharma, A., Chaturvedi, K. K., Farooqi, M. S., Kumar, S, Mishra, D. C. (2017). State-of-the-Art Information Retrieval Tools for Biological Resources. Web Semantics for Textual and Visual Information Retrieval, A volume in the Advances in Data Mining and Database Management (ADMDM) Book Series, IGI-Global, Pp. 203-226.

    • Singh, A. and Sharma, A. (2017). Web Semantics for Personalized Information Retrieval. Web Semantics for Textual and Visual Information Retrieval, A volume in the Advances in Data Mining and Database Management (ADMDM) Book Series, IGI-Global, Pp. 166-186.

    • Bhati, J, Jethra, G, Sharma, A and Rai, A (2016). In Silico Prediction and Characterization of microRNAs from pigeon pea [Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.]. Indian Journal of Biotechnology. 15, 477-484.

    • Aarti Singh and Anu Sharma, (2016). Evaluation of a Secured Interface for Intelligent Recommendations for Web Personalization, International Journal of Computing, 6(2), Pp. 64-69.

    • Anu Sharma, Ali T. Al-khwaldeh and Aarti Singh (2016). ABSEP3S- An Agent Based Security Engine for Privacy Preserving in Personalized Search, International Journal of Computing Academic Research (IJCAR), 5(3), 170-176.

    • Aarti Singh,Anu Sharma, Nilanjan Dey and Amira S. Ashour (2015). Web Recommendation Techniques – Status, Issues and Challenges, Journal of Network Communications and Emerging Technologies (JNCET) ,, Vol. 5(2), pp. 57-65. .

    • Lal, S.B., Sharma, A., Chandra, H. and Rai, A. (2014). Web Based Sample Selection for Survey Data. J. of Ind. Soc. Of Agric. Stat., 68(1): 101-108. iconpdf

    • Anu Sharma, S. B. Lal, D. C. Mishra, Sudhir Srivastava and Anil Rai (2013). A web Based Software for Synonymous Codon Usage Indices. International Journal of Information and Computation Technology, 3(3): 147-152.

    • Lal, SB, Pandey, Pankaj, K, Rai, Punit K, Rai, Anil, Sharma, Anu and Chaturvedi, KK (2013). Designand development of portal for biological databasein agriculture. Bioinformation, 9(11): 588-598.

    • Sharma, Anu, Varghese, Cini and Jaggi, Seema(2013). WS-PBIBD - A web solution for partiallybalanced incomplete block experimental designs. Comp. Electron. Agril., 99132-134.

    • Shashi Bhushan Lal, Pankaj Kumar Pandey, Punit K Rai, Anil Rai, Anu Sharma, Krishna Kumar Chaturvedi (2013). Design and development of portal for biological database in agriculture. Bioinformation, 9(11): 588-598. iconpdf

    • Poonam Chilana, Anu Sharma and Anil Rai (2012). Insect Genomic Resources: Status, Availability and Future. Current Science, 102(4), 571-580.

    • Lal, S.B. and Sharma, Anu (2012). SSDA - A Windows Based Software for Survey Data Analysis. International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences (IJPSS), 2(4): 381-389, ISSN: 2249-5894.

    • Sharma, Anu and Lal, S. B. (2012). SSDA Analysis - A Class Library for Analysis of Sample Survey Data. International Journal of Modern Engineering Research, 2(1), Jan-Feb 2012 pp-242-246, ISSN: 2249-6645.

    • Sharma, Anu, Varghese, C. and Rao, A.R. (2009). Software for the Analysis of Repeated Measurements Designs. Ind. J.Anim. Sci., 79(4): 445-448.

    • Anu Sharma and Rajni Jain (2007). Applying Decision Tree for Document Classification in Agriculture. Paper presented in Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence held at Pune from 16-18 Dec, 2007.

    • Sharma, Anu, Varghese, Cini, Rao, A.R. and Gupta, V.K. (2007). SPRMD - A Statistical Package for Cataloguing and Generation of Repeated Measurement Designs. Journal of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics.

    • Sharma, Anu, Goyal, R.C., Gupta, V.H. and Grover, Rajni (2006). Design and On-line Management of Database on Indian Agricultural Education System. Journal of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, 60(3), 155-161.

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