I have completed 25 years of work at ECE, IISc on 9 Feb 2017. It has been a wonderful experience so far.
I work in the area of Signal Processing with applications to
- MIMO Wireless Communication
- Sparse Signal Processing
- Indoor Positioning
- Assistive Technologies for Elderly
- Visual Neuroscience – jointly with Prof. S.P.Arun from the Centre for Neuroscience
23 Feb 2017: Delivered a lecture on “Positioning without GPS” at a workshop organised by CLAWS held at Manekshaw Auditorium, New Delhi. The audience was primarily uniformed officers of the Defence Forces, inaugurated by Dr. Satheesh Reddy, Scientific Advisor to Raksha Mantri.
16 Feb 2017: Delivered a lecture titled “What’s next in Wireless Communication?” at Department of ECE, College of Engineering, Osmania UNiversity, Hyderabad.
Feb 2017: Microsoft Research has provided a research grant for research activity in developing applications using smartphones for road safety
Jan 2017: Qualcomm has provided a research grant to study the wireless channel model for Drone-to-Ground wireless link
Dec 2016: My PhD advisor, Prof Bhaskar D. Rao, receives the 2016 IEEE Signal Processing Society’s Technical Achievement Award “for fundamental contributions to array processing and sparsity-based signal processing.”
Dec 2016: Inducted as Fellow of INAE in the Annual Convention held in Ahmedabad
Sep 2016: Awarded Fellowship of Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)
20 Oct 2016: Inaugurated Student Chapter of IETE at GITAM University, Bangalore Campus and delivers a lecture on “MIMO Signal Processing – A few experiments”
6 Oct 2016: Inauguration of IEEE Conference at RVCE, Bangalore
5 Oct 2016: Inauguration of IEEE Conference i4C at MSRIT, Bangalore
4 Oct 2016: IEEE Day Lecture on “MIMO Signal Processing” at IEEE India Office
29 June 2016: Delivered a lecture on “Spatial Modulation Techniques for Wireless Communication” at Qualcomm R&D Centre, Bangalore.
20 June 2016; Delivered a lecture on “Overview of Sparse Signal Processing Algorithms” at Faculty Development Programme on “Advanced Digital Signal Processing Techniques for Bio-Medical Research and Applications” at KLE College, Belagavi.
20 May 2016: Delivered a lecture on “Spatial Modulation Techniques for Wireless Communication Systems” at Department of Signal Processing, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland.
17 May 2016: Attended the Swedish-India Business Council Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden which was chaired by Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, MInister of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India.
13 May 2016: Delivered a lecture on “Spatial Modulation for Wireless Communication Systems” at Department of Signal Processing, KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden and the IEEE Signal Processing Society Sweden chapter.
12-24 May 2016: Visiting Department of Signal Processing, KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
7 March 2016: Delivered a lecture on “Spatial Modulation for Wireless Communication Systems” at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok.
16 Feb 2016: Delivered Institute Colloquium, IISc. Title: Realizing the Power of MIMO Signal Processing. Click here for the video
7 Feb 2016: Took over as Chairman, IEEE Bangalore Section Click for photos
09 Jan 2016 : In the News: Newspaper interview on Science in Navbharat Times (Hind)
Jan-April 2016: Teaching: Course on Compressed Sensing and Sparse Signal Processing
SSPLAB dinner 1 Sep 2015 with Peter Handel, KTH at Sattvam pic.twitter.com/Bc4n3qIVK6
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- 3 PhD students and 1 MSc(Engg) student joined the lab this year: Shubham Sharma (PhD), Aparna (PhD), Kiran G (PhD) and Bhavishya B (M.Sc(Engg))
Please visit ieee.org/authorship-workshop-video to access the ’How to Publish a Technical Paper with IEEE’ video.
Here is a Poster summarizing the activities