K. Vasudevan

PhD (IIT Madras)

Associate Professor, Departement of Electrical Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD, IIT Madras, 2000
    Thesis Title:Efficient Noncoherent Detectors for Multilevel Signals in Fading Channels
    Thesis Supervisor:Prof Bhaskar Ramamurthi & Prof K Giridhar
  • M.S., IIT Madras, 1996
  • B.Tech., IIT Kharagpur, 1991



  • Communications & Signal processing

  • K. Vasudevan, "Synchronization of Bursty Offset QPSK Signals in the Presence of Frequency Offset and Noise," Proc. IEEE TENCON, Nov. 2008, Hyderabad

  • K. Vasudevan, "Turbo Equalization of Serially Concatenated Turbo Codes using a Predictive-DFE based Receiver," Signal, Image and Video Processing, Springer, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 239-252, Aug. 2007.

  • Prabhakar Yadav and K. Vasudevan, "Transmitter Precoding for Space-Time CDMA System in Multiuser Communication," Proc. of the seventh IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (SPCOM), Dec. 2004, IISc Bangalore, pp. 184— 187.

  • K. Vasudevan, "Detection of Signals in Correlated Interference using a Predictive VA," Signal Processing Journal, (Elsevier Science), vol 84, issue 12, pp. 2271-2286, Dec. 2004.

  • K. Vasudevan, "Iterative Detection of Turbo-coded Offset QPSK in the presence of Frequency and Clock Offsets and AWGN," Signal, Image and Video Processing, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 557—567, Nov. 2012.

  • Assistant Executive Engineeer Indian Telephone Industries, Bangalore Sept 1991 to July 1992
    Implemented a Statistical Fault Analyzer for Digital Circuits

  • Post Doctoral Fellow EPFL Switzerland Dec 1999 to Dec 2000
    Implemented a Software radio using MMX assembly language

  • Engineer Texas Instruments Bangalore Jan 2001 to June 2001Assistant Professor Dept of EE IIT Kanpur July 2001-Dec 2007
    Implemented the V.34 voiceband modem on a TMS C55x DSP processor

  • Associate Professor Dept of EE IIT Kanpur Jan 2008 -

  • Senior Member IEEE

  • Fellow IETE

  • Fellow, IETE

  • Senior Member, IEEE

  • Listed in Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 2008

  • Commendation for teaching Communication Theory (EE622), in 2007, 2008, 2009

  • Invited to give a talk at the International Federation of Nonlinear Analysts (IFNA) World Congress, Athens Greece, June, 2012.


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  • Communications, Signal processing

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