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,

6G 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

Remuneration will be paid based on the work.


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

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. 

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!

The best poster paper award (Second Runner Up) at 15th International Conference on COMmunication Systems & NETworkS (COMSNETS 2023), Bengaluru, India, Jan 2023

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

in collaboration with Dr. Yogesh Kumar (AIIMS Patna)

[@Arsenal stadium, London, PC: Prof. R. Hegde]