Research & Publications

Research Interest

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Data Science/ AI
  • Business Process Management (BPM)

Paper Publications & Patent Applications

Publications as seen by the following:


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Peer-Reviewed Journal Paper

  1. Suri, Kunal, Walid Gaaloul, Arnaud Cuccuru, and Sebastien Gerard. "Semantic Framework for Energy-Aware Resource Management of IoT in Business Processes." International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering (IJSSOE). Volume 8, Issue 1, Article 2. IGI Global, 2018. (DOI: 10.4018/IJSSOE.2018010102)

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

  1. Suri, Kunal, Walid Gaaloul, Arnaud Cuccuru. Configurable IoT-Aware Allocation in Business Processes. In: Ferreira J., Spanoudakis G., Ma Y., Zhang LJ. (eds) Services Computing – SCC 2018. SCC 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10969. Springer, Cham (DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-94376-3_8)
  2. Suri, Kunal, Walid Gaaloul, Arnaud Cuccuru, and Sebastien Gerard. "Semantic framework for internet of things-aware business process development." In Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE), 2017 IEEE 26th International Conference on, pp. 214-219. IEEE, 2017. (DOI: 10.1109/WETICE.2017.54)
  3. Suri, Kunal, Juan Cadavid, Mauricio Alferez, Saadia Dhouib, and Sara Tucci-Piergiovanni. "Modeling Business Motivation and Underlying Processes for RAMI 4.0-Aligned Cyber-Physical Production Systems." In 22nd IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies And Factory Automation, At Limassol, Cyprus. 2017. (DOI:10.1109/ETFA.2017.8247702).
  4. Suri, Kunal, Arnaud Cuccuru, Juan Cadavid, Sébastien Gérard, Walid Gaaloul, and Samir Tata. "Model-based Development of Modular Complex Systems for Accomplishing System Integration for Industry 4.0." In MODELSWARD, pp. 487-495. 2017. (DOI:10.5220/0006210504870495)
  5. Kannan, S. Manoj, Kunal Suri, Juan Cadavid, Ion Barosan, Mark Van Den Brand, Mauricio Alferez, and Sebastien Gerard. "Towards Industry 4.0: Gap Analysis between Current Automotive MES and Industry Standards using Model-Based Requirement Engineering." In Software Architecture Workshops (ICSAW), 2017 IEEE International Conference on, pp. 29-35. IEEE, 2017. (DOI:10.1109/ICSAW.2017.53).
  6. Ahmed-Nacer, Mehdi, Kunal Suri, Mohamed Sellami, and Walid Gaaloul. "Simulation of Configurable Resource Allocation for Cloud-Based Business Processes." In Services Computing (SCC), 2017 IEEE International Conference on, pp. 305-313. IEEE, 2017. (DOI:10.1109/SCC.2017.46).

Patent Applications

  1. US20160162816A1 - Suri, K. and Mos, A.C., Xerox Corp, 2016. Human task monitoring and contextual analysis for domain-specific business processes. U.S. Patent Application 14/560,293.
  2. EP3258432A1 - Suri, K., Nowson, S.P. and Mos, A.C., Conduent Business Services LLC, 2017. Profiling of users' behavior and communication in business processes. U.S. Patent Application 15/184,042.
  3. US20180060779A1 - Suri, Kunal, Xiao, Chunyang, Mos, Adrian Corneliu, Method of generating business process model and computerized system associated therewith. U.S. Patent Application 15/245346.

Awards & Scholarships




July, 2018
Best Student Paper Award 
Services Conference Federation (SCF 2018), U.S.A. 

Best student paper award for my research work presented at the 15th International Conference Services Computing (SCC) in Seattle, USA.

Sept., 2017
Best IoT project Award
SenZations Summer School 2017, Cyprus

Received the best project ward for a collaborative project work with a team of internationalresearchers.

June, 2016
Summer School Scholarship 2016 
Université Paris-Saclay, France 

Received a scholarship from University Paris-Saclay intended for PhD students to attend renowned international scientific summer schools across EU.
Jan., 2016
Jan., 2019
Ph.D. Thesis Funding

French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA)

3 years full funding for Ph.D. work (research & development) from CEA (French: Contrat de formation par la recherche (CFR))

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Aug., 2011
Aug., 2013  
Masters Scholarship
Erasmus Mundus (now Erasmus+), European Commission of Education and Training, EU

Full scholarship for 2 years, i.e., Aug. 2011 - Aug. 2013, for completing the European joint masters program conducted in Germany, Greece, the Netherlands.

Scholarship covered tuition fees, monthly stipend (€1000), and other benefits such as insurance, visa charges along with an annual travel allowance of €2000.

Funding for two advanced summer schools in Crete, Greece (2012, 2013).

TCS Gems Award 2010
Tata Consultancy Service (TCS), India 

Best Team for excellence in IT service delivery management in TCS and year on year retention of their clients.

TCS Gems Award 2009
Tata Consultancy Service (TCS), India 

2 On Spot awards & certificate for good performance and contributions to my project and other TCS community activities.

Merit Award for Subject Topper in High School
Cambridge School, New Delhi, India 

Merit certificate & award for securing first position in the school for chemistry subject at the all-India CBSE board exams for 12th standard.

Teaching Experience




June 2018
Cloud Computing
Taught a graduate level coursework on cloud computing based on Amazon AWS.

April - June 2018
Service-Oriented Computing (SOC) 
Taught a graduate level coursework during Spring 2018 to Masters students of computer science at Telecom SudParis, France as follows:
  • REST Web Services 
  • SOAP Web Services 
  • Workflow Management Systems 
  • Business Process Execution Language (BPEL).
    Nov. - Dec. 2017
    Service-Oriented Computing (SOC) 
    Taught a graduate level coursework during winter 2017 at d@Department of Computer Science, Telecom SudParis, France for COMNETS Master Program as follows:
    • REST Web Services 
    • SOAP Web Services 
    Note: The Communication Networks & Services (COMNETS) is a joint Euro-Asian masters program given by Telecom SudParis (France), Asian Institute of Technology (international organisation), NCTU (Taiwan) and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Spain).

    Scientific Community Service

    - Program Committee (PC) Member 

    - Paper Reviewer & Sub-Reviewer

    IFAC 2016, WETICE 2018, ICWS 2017, BPM (2016 - 2018)

    Last updated: 12th February 2019