Computer Science & Engg


Dr. S. A. Thorat

Dr. S. A. Thorat

Head of Program

Department:Computer Science & Engineering

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Ph.D. (Computer Science and Engineering)

Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Research Center: Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli. 

M.Tech. (Computer Science and Information Security) (2008)

International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Hyderabad 

B.E. (Computer Science) (2003)

R. I. T. Sakharale


Teaching Experience: (16 years)


Associate Professor in Computer Science Rajarambapu Institute of Technology, Rajaramnagar.


Worked as Head of Department (HOD) in Information Technology Department 


Lecturer in Computer Science Rajarambapu Institute of Technology, Rajaramnagar.


Lecturer in Information Technology Department, Government Engineering College, Karad.

Research Area(s)

  • Machine Learning
  • Wireless Networks
  • Information Security
  • C and C++ Programming

Key Publications

A) Publications (in international journals)

  • S.A.Thorat, Dr. P.J.Kulkarni “ Opportunistic Routing in Presence of Selfish Nodes for MANET” published by Personal Wireless Communications Springer Journal, Impact factor = 0.97, Published since 1994,   Publication Date : 06 Jan 2015 DOI : 10.1007/s11277-014-2247-4
  • S.A.Thorat, Dr. P.J.Kulkarni “Uncertainty Analysis Framework for Trust Based Routing in MANET” published in Springer Peer to Peer Networking and Applications Journal. pp 1-11, October 2016.DOI: 10.1007/s12083-016-0510-z
  • S.A.Thorat, Dr. K. Kothapalli, and Dr. B. Bezawada. “Anomalous Packet Detection using Partitioned Payload” in Journal of Information Assurance and Security(JIAS), USA, Volume 3,Issue 3 pp. 195-202, September 2008. Publisher :Dynamic Publishers, USA ISSN 1554-1010.
  • S.A. Thorat and R.J. Mandale, “A Novel Trust Model with Reduced Computation and Communication Overhead in MANET” Published in book titled “Advances in Engineering and Technology Series” Volume 2 Page(s): 260 – 266, 2012, Publisher : Institute of Doctors Engineers and Scientists Kerala ISSN 2214-0344
  • Thorat S.A., Kulkarni P.J., Yadav S.V. (2018) Verification and Validation of Trust-Based Opportunistic Routing Protocol. In: Pattnaik P., Rautaray S., Das H., Nayak J. (eds) Progress in Computing, Analytics and Networking. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 710. Springer, Singapore
  • S. Pawar, S. A. Thorat and D. P. Kshirsagar, "Evaluating MANET Uncertainty Analysis Framework," 2018 11th IFIP Wireless and Mobile Networking Conference (WMNC), Prague, 2018, pp. 1-8.doi: 10.23919/WMNC.2018.8480902

B) Publications (in peer-reviewed conferences held abroad)

  • S.A.Thorat, Dr. P.J.Kulkarni “Design Issues in Trust Based Routing for MANET” in Proceedings of 5th IEEE International Conference 5th International Conference on Computing Communication and Networking Technologies (ICCCNT) organized by Hefei University of Technology, 11 Jul - 13 Jul 2014. 
  • S.A.Thorat, Dr. K. Kothapalli, and Dr. B. Bezawada. “Payload Content Based Network Anomaly Detection”, in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference Applications of Digital Information and Web Technologies, Ostrava, ICADIWT 2008,  pp. 127-132 Date 4-6 August 2008. Publisher: IEEE Explorer, Print ISBN: 978-1-4244-2623-2.

C) Book Published

i) Book

    • S.A.Thorat, Book on  “C Interview Q&A” 2nd edition to be published by Shroff Publishers, Mumbai. Date: September 2012. ISBN: 9789350238172

ii) Chapters in Book


Professional Distinctions

  • Membership of professional bodies
    • CSI (Computer Society of India)
    • ISTE (Indian Society for Technical Education)
  •  Reviewer of International Journal
    • “International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing”, Taylor and Francis Publisher, Thomson Reuters impact factor = 1.319 
    • “International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks” SAGE Publisher,  Thomson Reuters impact factor = 0.906 
    • 7th International Conference on Electronics, Communications and Networks (CECNet 2017), Taiwan. 
  • BOS University
    • Worked as Board of Studies Chairman for Information Technology in 2011-2013
  • Udemy Course 
    • Instructor of MOOCs course on “Build and Test C Programming Skills” Rating of Course = 4.84 170+ Students registered from 20 different countries Link =>
  • C Programming App for Interview Preparation

Key Research Projects