I am an Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering department, IIT Patna. Prior to this, I worked as an Assistant Professor at the EE Department, IIT Patna (May 2017 - Oct 2022) and ECE Department, VNIT Nagpur (July 2016 - May 2017), respectively. I was also associated with TCS Innovation Lab, Kolkata, India as a Scientist in the broad area of Sensor Data Analytics (Feb. 2016 - July 2016) and Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford, UK as an Erasmus Mundus Fellow (Oct. 2014 - Jul. 2015). I received my Ph.D from specialization Signal Processing and Communication Networks, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India in Dec. 2015. I work in the broad areas of Signal processing, Communications, Networks and Machine & Deep Learning.
Broad research interests
Wireless Sensor Networks,
Internet of Things (IoT) Networks,
Molecular Communications Networks,
Applications of Signal Processing & Machine/Deep Learning
Topics of current interests
Location-based services, Healthcare Data Analytics, Activity Recognition, Fog Computing and Parameter Estimation in Networks
Looking for sincere and motivated students (UG/PG) who strive to produce quality in quantitative research
Start-up: Dhenutrack Private Limited on AI-based Automated Cow Management System, Financially supported by Incubation Center, IIT Patna
Government of India Sponsored Project
Remuneration will be paid based on the work.
[June 2023] Inaugural session for Smart Bihar Hackathon held at Government Women's Polytechnic Patna
[May 2023] Invited Talk in DST sponsored Twelve-Day workshop on "Entrepreneurship Skill Development Program” at IIT Patna
[May 2023] Chief Mentor for Smart Bihar Hackathon held at New Polytechnic Patna
[April 2023] Congrats Rohit Bhavesh (M.Tech. student) on the acceptance of a conference paper
Smart Device Localization under Generic \(\alpha-\kappa-\mu\) Shadowed Fading IoT Environment using Signed Gradient Method
at IEEE Statistical Signal Processing Workshop (SSP), IEEE, Hanoi, Vietnam
[April 2023] Congrats Priyesh Ranjan and Pritam Khan in collaboration with Prof. Sajal K Das (IEEE Fellow, Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla, USA) on the acceptance of journal paper:
log-Sigmoid Activation-based Long Short Term Memory for Time Series Data Classification, IEEE Transactions on Artificial Intelligence
Priyesh completed his B.Tech. project (BTP) from IIT Patna in 2021. He is currently pursuing PhD at Computer Science department, Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla, USA.
[March 2023] Invited Lectures in "High-End Workshop on: Brain-inspired/Neuromorphic Computing for Responsible AI", under KARYASHALA Scheme of SERB, IIT Patna, March 2023
[March 2023] Congrats Ajit and Akarsh... Journal paper titled "Joint Synchronization and Range Estimation with Correlated Arrival Times in Molecular Communication Networks", accepted at IEEE Systems Journal.
[Feb 2023] Two book chapters have been accepted in the book entitled "Intelligent Techniques for Cyber-Physical Systems" to be published by CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, USA
1. Mohit Kumar Saxena, Anmol Chaddha, Sudhir Kumar, Delay-Aware Partial Computational Offloading and Resource Allocation in Fog-Enabled Cyber-Physical Systems
2. Mohammad Zeeshan, Ankur Pandey, Sudhir Kumar, RSS-based Smart Device Localization using Few Shot Learning in IoT Networks
Congrats to authors!
[Feb 2023] Recognized as an Exemplary Reviewer for year 2022 at IEEE Communications Letters.
[Jan 2023] Organized and delivered some Lectures in "High-End Workshop on: AI-enabled IoT for Healthcare and Medical Electronics", under KARYASHALA Scheme of SERB, IIT Patna, Jan 2023
[Jan 2023] Congrats Akarsh Yadav (Final Year B.Tech. Student) and Ajit Kumar (Ph.D. student) for
The best poster paper award (Second Runner Up) at 15th International Conference on COMmunication Systems & NETworkS (COMSNETS 2023), Bengaluru, India, Jan 2023
[Dec. 2022] Congrats Ajit on the acceptance of the journal paper titled "Joint Localization and Channel Estimation in Flow-assisted Molecular Communication Systems" at Elsevier Nano Communication Networks (Impact factor: 2.783 & h5 index 24)
[Dec. 2022] Invited Talk in "High-End Workshop on: Deep Learning Based Biomedical Systems", under KARYASHALA Scheme of SERB, IIT Patna
[Dec. 2022] Congrats Akarsh Yadav (Final Year B.Tech. Student) and Ajit Kumar on the acceptance of the paper titled "Channel Modeling for Diffusive Molecular Communication Systems in The Presence of Multiple Silent Absorbing Targets", 15th International Conference on Communication Systems & Networks (COMSNETS), IEEE, Bengaluru, India, pp. xx-xx, Jan 2023 (h5 index: 21)
[Dec 2022] The following papers accepted at NCC 2023 to be held at IIT Guwahati:
Ajit Kumar and Sudhir Kumar, Localization of Nanomachine with Correlated Observations in Biological Nanonetworks,
Sagar Deep Deb, Rajib Kumar Jha and Sudhir Kumar, ConvPlant-Net: A Convolutional Neural Network Based Architecture for Leaf Disease Detection in Smart Agriculture
[Nov 2022] The patent titled "System for Geospatial Navigation for Smart Parking and Dustbin Management free of GPS" has been filed
[Nov 2022] Dual Paper Presentation on "SNR Estimation with Rectangular Input Concentration in Molecular Communication Networks" and "Latency-Aware Task Partitioning and Resource Allocation in Fog Networks" in INDICON 2022 held at Kochi, Kerala
[Nov 2022] Congrats Dr. Pritam Khan on the acceptance of paper titled "CapsLSTM-based Human Activity Recognition for Smart Healthcare with Scarce Labeled Data", IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems, (IF: 4.747, h5 index: 44)
in collaboration with Dr. Yogesh Kumar (AIIMS Patna)
[Oct 2022] Joined as an Associate Professor in Department of Electrical Engg, IIT Patna
[@Arsenal stadium, London, PC: Prof. R. Hegde]