Wireless Communications Coding and Cognitive Radio Laboratory
(WC3 Laboratory)

Faculty:


PhD Students:
MTech Students:
  • Rahul
  • Gourab Ghatak
  • Ayush Agrawal
  • Yogesh Darmwal
  • Swarup Suman Patra
  • Sudhakar Reddy

Former Students:

  • Hrusikesha Pradhan (MTech, 2014)
  • Thesis: Sensing Throughput Tradeoff in Cognitive Radio with Random Arrival and Departure of Multiple Primary Users
  • Shailendra Kumar (MTech, 2014)
  • Thesis: A study on rate compatible Turbo product codes
  • Manoj Gowda (MTech, 2014) (with P. Kumar)
  • Thesis: Quantum error correcting codes
  • Jeya Pradha J (MTech, 2013)
  • Thesis: Channel-Adaptive Sensing and Access Strategies for Energy Harvesting Cognitive Radio
  • Ravikiran Bhonagiri (MTech, 2013) (with P. Sircar)
  • Thesis: OFDM based out-of-band dedicated common control channel design for cognitive radio networks
  • Anirudh Palle (MTech, 2013)
  • Thesis: Optimum Resource Allocation for Relays with Perfect and Outdated CSI under Fairness Constraint
  • Partha Sarathi Swain (MTech, 2013)
  • Thesis: Optimal Power Allocation for Ergodic and Outage Capacity Maximization in OFDM based CR Network with Perfect and Imperfect CSI
  • G. Chandrashekar Goud (MTech, 2012)
  • Thesis: On performance improvement of cognitive radio communications using cooperative relay networks
  • Praveen Kumar Singh (MTech, 2012)
  • Thesis: Malicious user detection using multiple outlier tests for cooperative spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks
  • Vivek G (MTech, 2012)
  • Thesis: Compressed sensing based cooperative spectrum sensing for wideband cognitive radi
  • Onkar Pandit (MTech, 2012)
  • Thesis: Effect of Cyclic Frequency Estimation Error and Timing Mismatch on Cyclostationary Detector of frequency hopped signals
  • Abhishek Srivastava (MTech, 2012)
  • Thesis: Nonuniform sampling based detection of frequency hopped signals
  • Gaurav Agarwal (MTech, 2011)
  • Thesis: Throughput Maximization for secondary user in different cognitive radio paradigm employing ARQ protocol
  • Nitish Kumar Gupta (MTech, 2011)
  • Thesis: Capacity Analysis of Femto-cell Based Cognitive Radio in a two-tier network
  • Ayush Kumar (MTech, 2011)
  • Thesis: Adaptive Power, Bit and Subcarrier Allocation Schemes for OFDM based Cognitive Radio with Primary User Queue-Awareness
  • Abhishek Mishra (MTech, 2010) (with P. Sircar)
  • Thesis: Robust spectrum sensing under noise uncertainty and data correlation
  • Mayank Sirotiya (MTech, 2010) (with P. Sircar)
  • Thesis: Detection and Estimation of Frequency Hopping Signal using Wavelet Transform
  • Abhishek Kumar Gupta (MTech, 2010) (with A. K. Chaturvedi)
  • Thesis: Adaptive Scheduling and Capacity of Multiuser MIMO MAC System with Transmit Antenna Correlation
  • Nikhil Joshi (MTech, 2009)
  • Thesis: Design of turbo coded PPM modulation for deep space optical channels
  • Vikas Bhatia (MTech, 2009)
  • Thesis: VHDL Implementation of two-state Multiple Turbo Codes
  • Shakti Malik (MTech, 2009)
  • Thesis: On Power Loading Algorithms for OFDM Based Cognitive Radio
  • Shishir Kumar Srivastava (MTech, 2009)
  • Thesis: Cooperative spectrum sensing using double threshold energy detection for cognitive radio”
  • Abha Tiwari (MTech, 2009)
  • Thesis: Peak to Average Power Reduction of MIMO-OFDM Systems
  • Arnab Kanti Dey (MTech, 2008)
  • Thesis: On sensing and interference mitigation of multiuser cognitive radio
  • Amrit Kaur (MTech, 2006) (with P. Sircar)
  • Thesis: Interpolation of lost frames
  • A. Srinivas (MTech, 2006) (with P. Sircar)
  • Thesis: Prefiltering in autocorrelation domain and its application in noisy speech analysis
  • Atul Sharma (MTech, 2006) (with P. Sircar)
  • Thesis: Study on energy efficient modulation techniques for wireless sensor networks
  • N. S. L. Phani Kumar (MTech, 2006) (with P. Sircar)
  • Thesis: On peak-to-average power ratio reduction of orthogonal frequency division multiplexing modems
  • Satyabrata Rout (MTech, 2006)
  • Thesis: Turbo code design for half-duplex relay channel
  • Arya Mazumdar (MTech, 2005) (with A. K. Chaturvedi)
  • Thesis: Interleavers in Turbo codes: Some new results
Staff:
  • Vijay Yadav

Research Areas:
  • Cognitive Radio
  • Error Control Codes
  • Wireless Communications

Facilities:

  • SDR platforms (USRP and WARP)
  • Digital Signal Processors (TI)

Projects:
  • Design of Robust Error Control Coding Techniques. Project Investigator (PI): Adrish Banerjee. Supported by IIT Kanpur. Initiation Grant. May 2005-June 2006.
  • Some Research Issues in Cognitive Radio. Project Investigator (PI): Adrish Banerjee, Co-Project Investigator (Co-PI): Ajit K. Chaturvedi. Supported by BSNL IIT Kanpur Telecom Center of Excellence. Dec 2008-June 2010.
  • Collaborative Research in Dynamic Spectrum Management. Co-PIs, Barry Evans (University of Surrey), David Koilpillai (IIT Madras), S. Merchant (IIT Bombay), Mohammad Zafar Ali (IIT Hyderabad). Project supported under Indo-UK Advanced Technologies Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks, Systems and Services. Oct 2009-June 2012.
  • Cooperative Spectrum Sensing for Military Radio Applications (PI): Adrish Banerjee. Supported by Defense Electronics Application Laboratory, Dehradun under Collaborative Academic Research Scheme (CARS). Aug. 2010-June 2012.
  • Cognitive Radio, Work Package 4 of IUATC Phase-2 Group 3: Heterogeneous Wireless Acccess Networks, Co-PIs: Barry Evans (University of Surrey), Frank Guo (Queen Mary University of London), David Koilpillai (IIT Madras), Mohammad Zafar Ali Khan (IIT Hyderabad), Animesh Kumar (IIT Bombay), Project supported under Indo-UK Advanced Technologies Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks, Systems and Services. Nov. 2012-Apr. 2015.

Demonstration:


Publications:

2014:

  • Jeya Pradha J, Sanket S. Kalamkar, and Adrish Banerjee, “Energy Harvesting Cognitive Radio With Channel-Aware Sensing Strategy,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, no.7, pp. 1171-1174, July 2014.
  • Sanket S. Kalamkar and Adrish Banerjee, “On the Effect of Primary User Traffic on Secondary Throughput and Outage Probability Under Rayleigh Flat Fading Channel,” in Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications (SPCOM’14), July 2014, IISc Bangalore, India.
  • Kedar Kulkarni and Adrish Banerjee, "Adaptive transmission strategies to maximize packet throughput of cognitive radio under primary user queue stability constraint," in Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications (SPCOM’14), July 2014, IISc Bangalore, India.
  • Sanket S. Kalamkar, Praveen K. Singh, and Adrish Banerjee, “Block Outlier Methods for Malicious User Detection in Cooperative Spectrum Sensing,” in Proceedings of 79th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference-Spring (VTC-Spring’14), May 2014, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Kedar Kulkarni and Adrish Banerjee, "Maximizing sum-outage capacity of OFDM based cognitive radio under primary user queue stability constraint," in Proceedings of IEEE Wireless Commun. and Networking Conf. (WCNC), April 2014, Istanbul, Turkey.

2013:

  • Sanket S. Kalamkar, Adrish Banerjee, and Abhishek K. Gupta, “SNR Wall for Generalized Energy Detection Under Noise Uncertainty in Cognitive Radio,” in Proceedings of 19th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC’13), August 2013, Bali, Indonesia.
  • Gaurav Agarwal and Adrish Banerjee, "Stable Throughput of an Interweave Cognitive Radio System Employing SR-ARQ Protocol," European Wireless 2013, April 2013, Guildford, U.K.
  • Sanket S. Kalamkar and Adrish Banerjee,“On the Performance of Generalized Energy Detector Under Noise Uncertainty in Cognitive Radio,” in Proceedings of 19th National Conference on Communications (NCC’13), February 2013, New Delhi, India.
  • Kedar Kulkarni and Adrish Banerjee, "Power allocation for OFDM-based cognitive radio systems under average interference constraint,"in Proceedings of 19th National Conference on Communications (NCC’13), February 2013, New Delhi, India.
  • Sanket S. Kalamkar and Adrish Banerjee,“Improved Double Threshold Energy Detection for Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio,” in Special Issue on Communication Systems and Image Processing Technologies, Defence Science Journal, Vol 63., No.1, pp. 34-40, January 2013.

2012:

  • Nikhil Joshi, Adrish Banerjee, and Jeong W. Lee, ''Convergence Analysis of TAPPM Decoders for Deep Space Optical Channels," IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences, Vol.E95-A, No.8, Aug. 2012.
  • Sanket S. Kalamkar, Adrish Banerjee, and Ananya Roychowdhury, ''Malicious User Suppression for Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks using Dixon's Outlier Detection Method," in Proceedings of 19th National Conference on Communications (NCC’12), February 2013, Kharagpur, India.


2011:

  • Nitish Kumar Gupta and Adrish Banerjee, ''Power and subcarrier allocation for OFDMA Femto-cell based underlay cognitive radio in a two-tier network',' Proceedings of International Workshop on Cognitive Radio and Smart Antennas (CORSA 2011), December 2011, Bangalore, India,
  • Pranav K. Sakulkar, Adrish Banerjee, "Improved Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Using Belief Propagation Algorithm and Energy Detection," Proceedings of the Eighth International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems 2011, pp. 472-476, Nov. 2011, Aachen, Germany.
2010:
  • Vikas Bhatia, Adrish Banerjee, "VHDL Implementation of Two state Multiple Turbo Codes," Proceedings of the 16th National Conference on Communications (NCC 2010), pp. 21-25, 29th -31st Jan. 2010, I.I.T. Madras, India.
  • Sangmok Oh, Inho Hwang, Adrish Banerjee, and Jeong Woo Lee, "A Novel Turbo Coded Pulse Position Modulation Scheme for Deep Space Optical Communications," IEICE Transactions on Communications , pp.1260-1263, May 2010.
  • Abhishek Mishra, Ankesh Garg, Adrish Banerjee, "Selection based detection method for Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio," International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications (SPCOM 2010) , 18th-21st July 2010, Bangalore, India.
2009:
  • Arnab Kanti Dey, Adrish Banerjee, "On Primary User Detection Using Energy Detection Technique for Cognitive Radio," in Proceedings of the National Conference on Communications, IIT Guwahati, pp.99-102, January 16th-18th 2009.
  • Satyabrata Rout, Adrish Banerjee, "Convergence Analysis of Turbo Codes over Half-Duplex Relay Channel," in Proceedings of Wireless VITAE, pp.762-766, Aalborg, Denmark, May 17th - 20th, 2009.
  • Shishir Kumar Srivastava, Adrish Banerjee, " 'n-ratio' Logic based Cooperative Spectrum Sensing using Double Threshold Energy Detection," in Proceedings of the Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (CROWNCOM), June 2009, Hannover.
  • Shakti Malik, Adrish Banerjee, "On Power Loading Algorithms for OFDM based Cognitive Radio," in Proceedings of the First UK-India International Workshop on Cognitive Wireless Systems (UKIWCWS 2009) , December 2009, New Delhi, India.

2008:

  • Francesca Vatta, Alexandre Graell i Amat, Adrish Banerjee, and Daniel J. Costello Jr., ''Nonsystematic Turbo Codes: Design and Bounds on Effective Free Distance," in Proceedings of the 2008 International Symposium on Information Theory and its Applications (ISITA2008), Auckland, New Zealand, December 2008.
  • Atul Sharma, Adrish Banerjee, and Pradip Sircar, '"Performance Analysis of Energy-Efficient Modulation Techniques for Wireless Sensor Networks," in Proceedings of the IEEE INDICON 2008, December 2008.
  • Amrit Kaur, Pradip Sircar, and Adrish Banerjee, ''Interpolation of Lost Frames of a Video Stream using Object based Motion Estimation and Compensation," in Proceedings of the IEEE INDICON 2008, December 2008.

2007:

  • N. S. L. Phani Kumar, Adrish Banerjee, and Pradip Sircar, ''Modified exponential companding for PAPR reduction of OFDM signals,'' in Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Hong Kong, March 2007.
  • A. Srinivas, Pradip Sircar, and Adrish Banerjee, ''Extraction of noise robust feature vector and speech denoising,'' inProceedings of the XII International Conference on Speech and Computer (SPECOM'2007), Moscow, Russia, October 2007.
  • K. Rajawat and Adrish Banerjee, ''Selection Relaying at Low Signal to Noise Ratios," in Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications, Jaipur, India, December, 2007.

2006:

  • Arya Mazumdar, Ajit K. Chaturvedi, and Adrish Banerjee, ''Construction of Turbo Code Interleavers from 3-regular Hamiltonian Graphs,'' IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 284-286, April 2006.

2005:

  • Daniel J. Costello Jr., Adrish Banerjee, Thomas E. Fuja, and P. C. Massey, ''Some Reflections on the Design of Bandwidth Efficient Turbo Codes,'' in Proceedings of the 4th International ITG Conference on Source and Channel Coding, Berlin, Germany, January 2005.
  • Arya Mazumdar, Adrish Banerjee, and Ajit K. Chaturvedi, ''On the spread of random interleavers,'' in Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Adelaide, Australia, September 2005.
  • Adrish Banerjee, Francesca Vatta, Bartolo Scanavino, and Daniel J. Costello Jr., ''Nonsystematic turbo codes,'' IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 53, no. 11, pp. 1841-1849, November 2005.

2004:

  • Francesca Vatta, Bartolo Scanavino, Adrish Banerjee, and Daniel J. Costello, Jr., ''Design of turbo codes using high rate nonsystematic convolutional encoders,'' in Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), July 2004, Chicago, U.S.A.
  • Francesca Vatta, Bartolo Scanavino, Adrish Banerjee, and Daniel J. Costello, Jr., ''On the design of serially concatenated nonsystematic feedback convolutional encoders,'' in Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory and Applications (ISITA), October 2004, Parma, Italy.

Contact Person:

  • Mr. Vijay Kumar Yadav,
    Location: ACES-305