The ECE department of IIIT-D came into existence in 2012 with an objective to equip students with necessary core competency to succeed long-term in engineering/ entrepreneurship careers after completing the course
and prepare them to undertake higher studies and research as career options.
The curriculum is directed to applications in major areas such as VLSI/Circuits, Telecommunication Systems, Signals and Imaging, Robotics and Controls while
encouraging development of necessary skills for integration of hardware and software components.
ECE department faculty Dr.Angshul Majumdar's interview has been featured this month in IEEE SPS Newsletter.Dr. Angshul Majumdar's interview
ECE Newsletter Nov 2019
Dr. Sanat K. Biswas delivered a full-day tutorial on Global Navigation Satellite Systems at IIT Madras on 16th February, which was an associated event of the conference "Advances in Control and Optimisation of Dynamic Systems (ACODS) 2020". For further details, see: https://web.iitm.ac.in/acods2020/?page_id=139
Dr. Sumit J. Darak received core research grant (CRG) from DST-SERB for project titled "Intelligent and Flexible PHY for 5G*".
IIIT Delhi UAV Team - Aurora led by undergraduate students Akhil Jarodia, Aseem Saini and Mukul Chhabra secured 6th rank in the 17th edition of the coveted Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Student Unmanned Aerial Systems (AUVSI SUAS) Competition held at the US Navy Air Station in Maryland, USA from 12th-15th June 2019. A total of 75 teams participated in the competition. In addition to this, the team has been awarded prize money of $2250. The team used a hexacopter UAV platform which cleared all milestones and deliverables including fully autonomous mission, stationary & moving obstacles avoidance, autonomous air-delivery of a water bottle and object detection & classification.
SPARC project [Ministry of HRD, Govt of India] titled "Post-Silicon Debug Platform for Secured Systems" with Dr. Sujay Deb (Indian-PI), Prof. Prabhat Mishra (International PI), Dr. Saket Anand (Indian Co-PI), and Dr. Kanad Basu (International Co-PI) got approved with a budget sanction for 48 lakhs. This project is a collaboration work between IIIT Delhi, University of Florida and New York University.
Shiv Gehlot, Anubha Gupta, and Ritu Gupta, "SDCT-AuxNet^θ: DCT Augmented Stain Deconvolutional CNN with Auxiliary Classifier for Cancer Diagnosis," Accepted, Medical Image Analysis, January 2020. (2019 I.F.-8.88).
Shiv Gehlot, Anubha Gupta, and Ritu Gupta, "EDNFC-NET: Convolutional Neural Network with Nested Feature Concatenation for Nuclei-Instance Segmentation," Accepted, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (IEEE ICASSP-2020), Barcelona, Spain, May 2020.
Anubha Gupta and Ritu Gupta (Eds.), ISBI 2019 C-NMC Challenge: Classification in Cancer Cell Imaging. 2019, Springer Singapore.
Sidhartha Sankar Rout (PhD student, IIITD), Akshat Singh (B.Tech student, IIITD), Suyog Patil (former M.Tech student, IIITD; now in Qualcomm), Mitali Sinha (PhD student, IIITD) and Sujay Deb (Faculty, IIITD), "Security Threats in Channel Access Mechanism of Wireless NoC and Efficient Countermeasures" accepted in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS 2020).
The article titled, "RNASeq profiling of deregulated miRs in CLL and their impact on clinical outcome" authored by Gurvinder Kaur (Senior Scientist, AIIMS), Vivek Ruhela (Ph.D. Student, IIITD), Lata Rani (Scientist, AIIMS), Anubha Gupta (Faculty, IIITD), Krishnamachari Sriram (Faculty, IIITD), Ajay Gogia (Faculty, AIIMS), Atul Sharma (Ph.D. Student, AIIMS), Lalit Kumar (Faculty, AIIMS) and Ritu Gupta (Faculty, AIIMS) is published in a very high impact factor journal- Blood Cancer Journal, Nature (Impact Factor: 7.895).
Hands-on workshop on Deep Learning & Reinforcement Learning by MathWorks at IIIT-Delhi on 13th and 14th March 2020. Registrations can be done at https://iiitd.ac.in/hwdlrl/
Talk by Dr. Shreejith Shanker, Assistant Professor at Trinity College Dublin on "Heterogeneous Computing: The role of FPGAs" on 20th Feb 2020
Talk by Dr. Navin Goyal, MSR India on Theoretical analysis of deep learning and a case study of activation functions on 26th Feb 2020.
Talk by Dr. Jaya Prakash Champati, Information Science and Engineering, EECS, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden on 29th Jan 2020.
Talk by Dr. William Crowe, CEO of High Earth Orbit Robotics on HEO Robotics Master Plan (or how to visit asteroids for free, in three simple steps)
Talk by Prof. Pei Xiao from University of Surrey on Sparse Code Multiple Access (SCMA) for Future Massive Machine Communications (mMTC) on 10th Jan 2020