Dr. S. K. Vaidya
Dr. S. K. Vaidya
Professor and Head
Department of Mathematics,
Saurashtra University-Rajkot-360005, Gujarat, India

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Dr. S. K. Vaidya is presently working as a Professor and Head in the Department of Mathematics at Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat, India. He has a rich experience of 34 years in mathematical research and teaching. He has supervised about 30 students for M. Phil. and 23 students for Ph. D. Currently, 06 students are on the path of obtaining Ph. D. degree under the supervision of  Dr. S. K. Vaidya. Till now, he has published about 205 research papers in national as well as international journals. The popularity of his research articles can easily be observed by 1632 citations with H-index 21 and i-10 index 60. He is also a reviewer of scholarly journals including Discrete Mathematics, Ars Combinatoria, UTILITAS, Journal of Graph Theory, and SIAM Journal of Graph Theory. He is also a member of the editorial board of the journals like Mathematics Today and Journal of Computational Mathematica. Presently he is also acting as Vice-President of the Academy of Discrete Mathematics and Applications (ADMA) for the period 2020-2022. He was also conferred by Prof.A.R.Rao encouragement award for research in mathematics for the year 2013. His area of specialization includes graph theory, especially labeling of graphs, domination in graphs, and graph energy. Besides his teaching and research activities, Dr.Vaidya also remains busy with accreditation and assessment-related activities as he is also working as a Chairman of a draft committee for the fourth cycle of accreditation of Saurashtra University by NAAC.