Control and Automation Faculty

 

Welcome to the Controls and Automation group in the Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Kanpur. The stream offers M.Tech., MS(R) and PhD programs.

On the control systems front, the research interests of the group include applications of control theories such as robust control, linear and non linear control, intelligent techniques (fuzzy logic and neural networks), adaptive control, sliding mode control, etc, to modern areas such as robotics, mobile robots, consensus and cooperation among multiple agents, quadrotors, and all-wheel independent drive electric vehicles.

 

 
 

L. Behera

Research Interests: Intelligent Control, Quantum Learning System, Cognitive Modeling, Soft Computing .

Office location: ACES 207
Phone: +91-512-2597198
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Control and Automation


 
 
 

R. Potluri

Research Interests: Control Systems, Optimization in Control, Engineering Applications of Optimization and Control

Office location: WL 217A
Phone: +91-512- 2596093
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Soumya Ranjan Sahoo

Research Interests: Nonlinear Systems, Multi-agent systems and their coordinated control.

Office location: ACES 304
Phone: +91-512-259-6202
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Nishchal Verma

Research Interests: Intelligent Data Mining Algorithms and Applications, Health Monitoring and Intelligent Fault Diagnosis Systems, Soft-Computing in Modeling and Control, Machine Learning Algorithms, Computer Vision, Bioinformatics, Smart Grid, Intelligent Agents and their Applications, Intelligent Informatics, Fuzzy Controllers, Image Frame Generation, Brain Computer / Machine Interface, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Office location: ACES 107
Phone: +91-512-259-6524
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Power Engineering Faculty

 

Welcome to the Power and Control Group in the Department of Electrical Engineering IIT Kanpur. The stream offers M. Tech., MS(R), dual-degree and PhD programs. The stream has always aimed at imparting technical education and equipping the students with the latest technologies.

 

 
 

Sandeep Anand

Research Interests: Renewable sources based DC microgrid and power electronic converters for solar PV systems

Office location:ACES 103
Phone: +91-512-2597131
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Power Engineering


 
 

Saikat Chakrabarti

Research Interests: Power system dynamics and stability, State estimation, Use of synchronized measurement technology in power systems, Power system reliability.

Office location: ACES 105D
Phone: +91-512-2596598
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S. P. Das

Research Interests: Power electronics, Electric drives, Electrical Machines, Microprocessor systems & Instrumentation.

Office location: WL 111B
Phone: +91-512-2597106
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N. Gupta

Research Interests: High voltage engineering, Modeling of plasma discharge processes, Dusty plasmas, Modeling of gaseous discharge phenomena using Molecular Dynamics and Finite Element techniques, Failure of insulating materials.

Office location: WL 114A
Phone: +91-512-2597511
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A. Joshi

Research Interests:Power electronics & drives, Electronic circuits, Digital systems, Microprocessor based systems.

Office location: WL 110A
Phone: +91-512-2597801
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Santanu K. Mishra

Research Interests: Multiphase DC/DC Power Conversion, Power Management Circuits, Modeling and Control of Power Electronics Systems.

Office location: ACES 101B
Phone: +91-512-2596249
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Abheejeet Mohapatra

Research Interests: Power system security, Uncertainty modelling, Stochastic analysis and
optimization, Robust and efficient system operation and planning, Renewable integration in
power systems, Deregulation.

Office location: ACES 105
Phone: +91-512‐2597152
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P. Sensarma

Research Interests: ower Electronic Applications to Power Systems, Power Quality, FACTS devices, Power Supplies, Utility Interfaces for Renewable Generation.

Office location: ACES 103
Phone: +91-512-2597076
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S. N. Singh

Research Interests: Power System Restructuring, FACTS Technology, Optimal Power Dispatch and Security Analysis, Power System Dynamics, Operation and Control, Distribution System Planning and Demand Side Management, Application of Genetic Algorithms and Artificial Neural Networks in Power Systems.

Office location: ACES 106
Phone: +91-512-2597009
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S. C. Srivastava

Research Interests: Power system dynamics & voltage stability studies, Wide Area Monitoring & Control of Power System, Optimal power dispatch and state estimation, Security analysis and control, Energy management system and distribution automation, Power system restructuring.

Office location: ACES 104
Phone: +91-512-2597625
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Nishchal Verma

Research Interests: Intelligent Data Mining Algorithms and Applications, Health Monitoring and Intelligent Fault Diagnosis Systems, Soft-Computing in Modeling and Control, Machine Learning Algorithms, Computer Vision, Bioinformatics, Smart Grid, Intelligent Agents and their Applications, Intelligent Informatics, Fuzzy Controllers, Image Frame Generation, Brain Computer / Machine Interface, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Office location: ACES 107
Phone: +91-512-259-6524
Fax: +91-512-2590063
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RF and Microwave Faculty

Welcome to the RF, Microwave and Photonics Group of EE Dept. of IIT Kanpur. The RF, Microwave and Photonics Group uniquely offers academic training and research expertise in RF, Microwave and Photonics engineering ranging from microwave passive and active devices to optoelectronic integrated devices.

 

 
 

Jaleel Akhtar

Research Interests: Microwave material processing, Microwave imaging and non-destructive testing, Electromagnetic characterization of dielectric and composite materials, Electromagnetic scattering, Computational Electromagnetics

Office location: ACES 326
Phone: +91-512-2596523
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RF and Microwave


 
 

A. Biswas

Research Interests: Electromagnetics, Micro & Millimeter wave circuits and techniques, Optical Guide structure

Office location: ACES 226
Phone: +91-512-2597137
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U. Das

Research Interests: Opto electronics, Semiconductor device & Lasers, Millimetric & Microwave circuits

Office location: ACES 228
Phone: +91-512-2597150/ 2597409
Fax: +91-512-2590260
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A. R. Harish (Head)

Research Interests: Antennas, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), Computational Electromagnetics

Office location: ACES 225B
Phone: +91-512-2597569
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Kumar Vaibhav Srivastava

Research Interests: Numerical Techniques: Finite-Difference Time-Domain (FD-TD) and Finite Element Method (FEM), Meta-Materials, Bio-Instrumentation, Wireless Power Transfer, Dielectric Resonator and its applications, Multi-conductor Lines for microwave and millimeter wave application

Office location: ACES 328
Phone: +91-512- 2597105
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Photonics Faculty

Welcome to the new Photonics stream in the Department of Electrical Engineering IIT Kanpur. The stream offers M.Tech and PhD programs imparting excellent training in areas ranging from semiconductor optoelectronics to optical networks

 

 
 
 

U. Das

Research Interests: Opto electronics, Semiconductor device & Lasers, Millimetric & Microwave circuits

Office location: ACES 228
Phone: +91-512-2597150/ 2597409
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Photonics


 
 

Rajshekhar Gannavarpu

Research Interests: Light Microscopy, Optical Metrology, Digital Holography, Quantitative Phase Imaging

Office location: ACES 325B
Phone: +91-512- 2596477
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Shilpi Gupta

Research Interests: Nanophotonics, Nanoplasmonics, Quantum optics

Office location: ACES 224
Phone: +91-512-6796231
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Pradeep Kumar K.

Research Interests: Quantum and non-linear optics; quantum cryptography and computation; Optical communications, Spin Waves

Office location: ACES 305C
Phone: +91-512- 2597570
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Naren Naik

Research Interests: Development and analysis of reconstruction approaches for nonlinear tomography, Numerical solutions of propagation and scattering problems, Subsurface imaging, Biomedical imaging

Office location: ACES 303A
Phone: +91-512- 2596518
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Y. N. Singh

Research Interests: Fiber Optics and fiber optic networks, Communications, Telecom Networks, All optical packet switching

Office location: ACES 301B
Phone: +91-512-(259/392/679)-7944
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Microelectronics and VLSI Faculty

Welcome to the home of Microelectronics and VLSI stream. Research interests of faculty members includes Spintronics, Semiconductor Device Modeling and Simulation, Solid State Devices, Organic Electronics, Transparent Semiconductors and Photovoltaic systems, VLSI technology including analog/mixed signal circuit design, VLSI Circuit Design and RFID Tag Chip Design.

 
 

Yogesh Singh Chauhan

Research Interests: Nanoelectronics, BSIM model development (Bulk/SOI /multi-gate MOSFET), Compact modeling of semiconductor devices, DC/CV and RF characterization of MOSFETs.

Office location: WL 125
Phone: +91-512-2597244
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Microelectronics and VLSI


 
 

Aloke Dutta

Research Interests: Semiconductor device physics and modeling, Analog/Digital VLSI circuits, IC fabrication technology and device characterization, Mixed Signal RF Circuits.

Office location: WL 126/132
Phone: +91-512-2597661
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S. S. K. Iyer

Research Interests: Organic solar cells, Photovoltaic systems, Printable electronics, VLSI technology, Devices and circuits.

Office location: WL 122
Phone: +91-512-[259/679/392]-7820
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B. Mazhari

Research Interests: Organic Electronics.

Office location: WL 123
Phone: +91-512-2597924
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S. Qureshi

Research Interests: Thin Film Transistors, Device Physics and Modeling, VLSI Design, MEMS, Nuclear Radiation Detectors and Electronics.

Office location: WL 211
Phone: +91-512-2597133
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Amit Verma

Research Interests: Epitaxial growth and characterization of semiconductor thin films, Semiconductor Device Design and Fabrication, Electron Transport measurements and modeling

Office location: WL-132
Phone: +91-512-2596432
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Signal Processing, Communications & Networks Faculty

Welcome to the Signal Processing, Communications and Networking Group in the Department of Electrical Engineering IIT Kanpur. The stream offers M.Tech, MS(R), dual-degree and PhD programs. The stream has always aimed at imparting technical education and equip the students with the latest technologies.

 

 
 

A. Banerjee

Research Interests: Cognitive radio, Error control coding, Wireless communications, Optical communications

Office location: ACES 305-A
Phone: +91-512-2597991
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Signal Processing, Communication & Networks


 
 

R. K. Bansal

Research Interests: Universal data compression with applications, Sequential detection of a change in distribution, robust detection, Ergodic theory and large deviation theory-applications, Stochastic processes

Office location: ACES 202
Phone: +91-512-2597075
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R. Budhiraja

Research Interests: Application of linear algebra, optimization methods and information theory to cooperative and multiuser MIMO wireless system design, PHY and cross-layer algorithm design for 5G wireless systems, Hardware and software design for building communications systems


Office location:ACES 304
Phone: +91-512-2596927
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A. K. Chaturvedi

Research Interests: Communications theory and Systems, Mobile communications, Spread spectrum systems

Office location: ACES 201B
Phone: +91-512-2597613
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Tanaya Guha

Research Interests: Multimedia, Affective computing, Image/video analysis and pattern recognition.

Office location:ACES 305D
Phone: +91-512-259-6823
Email: tanaya[AT]iitk.ac.in

 


 

 
 
 

S. Gupta

Research Interests: Image processing, Digital signal processing, Video coding techniques, Signals and systems, DSP Architectures

Office location: ACES 205C
Phone: +91-512-2597310
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Abhishek K Gupta

Research Interests: Wireless Communications, Stochastic Geometry and Numerical Methods

Office location: ACES 304
Phone: +91-512-2592001
Fax: +91-512-2590063
Email: gkrabhi[AT]iitk.ac.in

 


 

 
 
 

R. M. Hegde

Research Interests: Speech Signal Processing and Recognition of Indian Languages, Sensor Array and Multi channel Signal processing, Multi microphone Speech Processing and Distant Speech Recognition, ICT in Agricultural Applications and Emergency Response, Localization and Mapping in Wireless Sensor Networks, Pervasive Computing and Communication, Spatial Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality, Multimodal Signal Processing and Information Fusion.

Office location: ACES 205B
Phone: +91-512-2596248
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A. K. Jagannatham

Research Interests: Wireless Systems and Networks, MIMO, LTE/OFDM, UMTS/CDMA, Wireless Sensor and Ad hoc networks, Digital and Statistical Signal Processing for wireless PHY layer, Wireless Channel Estimation, Equalization and Precoding, Digital Image/Video Coding and Processing, H.264, Scalable Video Coding.

Office location: ACES 205 D
Phone: +91-512-2597494
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Naren Naik

Research Interests: Development and analysis of reconstruction approaches for nonlinear tomography, Numerical solutions of propagation and scattering problems, Subsurface imaging, Biomedical imaging

Office location: ACES 303A
Phone: +91-512- 2596518
Fax: +91-512-2590063
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Ketan Rajawat

Research Interests: Sensor Networks, cross-layer optimization, distributed network control, network monitoring, network coding

Office location: ACES 305C
Phone: +91-512-2597337
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G. Sharma

Research Interests: Signal Processing, Communication Systems, Video signal processing, Medical image processing

Office location: ACES 205A
Phone: +91-512-2597922
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P. Sircar

Research Interests: Signal processing and systems, Communication theory, Computational methods

Office location: ACES 302
Phone: +91-512-2597063
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K. Vasudevan

Research Interests: Communications, Signal Processing

Office location: ACES 303B
Phone: +91-512-2597109
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K. S. Venkatesh

Research Interests: Signal processing, Image and Video processing, Computer vision with applications in Robotics, Signal and System Theory

Office location: ACES 207
Phone: +91-512-2597468
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Y. N. Singh

Research Interests: Fiber Optics and fiber optic networks, Communications, Telecom Networks, All optical packet switching

Office location: ACES 301B
Phone: +91-512-(259/392/679)-7944
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Nishchal Verma

Research Interests: Intelligent Data Mining Algorithms and Applications, Health Monitoring and Intelligent Fault Diagnosis Systems, Soft-Computing in Modeling and Control, Machine Learning Algorithms, Computer Vision, Bioinformatics, Smart Grid, Intelligent Agents and their Applications, Intelligent Informatics, Fuzzy Controllers, Image Frame Generation, Brain Computer / Machine Interface, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Office location: ACES 107
Phone: +91-512-259-6524
Fax: +91-512-2590063
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