I am an Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering department, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Patna, India. Prior to this, I worked as an Assistant Professor at the ECE Department, VNIT Nagpur, India (July 2016 - May 2017).  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 EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India in Dec. 2015
 Ph.D.Thesis: Node Localization and Tracking using Multi-Sensor Data in Wireless Sensor Networks
[@Arsenal stadium, London, PC: Prof. R. Hegde]                       
 Broad research interests      
Wireless Sensor Networks,                          
Cyber Physical Systems,
Internet of Things (IoT),                                   
Applications of Signal Processing, Machine Learning, and Data Mining         

  • Looking for sincere and motivated students (UG/PG) who strive to produce quality in quantitative research
  • Paper on "ZU-Mean: Fingerprinting based Device Localization Methods for IoT" accepted at ACM ICDCN 2018
  • Paper on Optimal Clustering using opportunistic signals has been published at IEEE Communication Letters
  • Invited keynote talk in ISRO Sponsored National Seminar on "Enabling Geospatial Technologies for Smart City Services and Applications" at IES College of Technology, Bhopal
  • Paper on TMSM based Optimal Clustering Accepted at IEEE Tencon, Malaysia
  • Presentation on "Mobility estimation using WiFi SNR" at ACM Mobihoc-2017, IIT Chennai
  • Joined IIT Patna in EE dept. as an Assistant Professor
  • Paper accepted on  Downlink in LTE-Advanced Heterogeneous Networks in Journal Elsevier Physical Communication
  • Short paper on Mobility Estimation using WiFi SNR accepted at ACM MobiHoc 2017, IIT Chennai; Congrats Pavan et. al.
  • Two papers on Localization for IoT and Rail Signaling & Tracking accepted at CODIT 2017, Barcelona, Spain
  • Project "Cyber-Physical Systems for M-Health" is approved by SERB under Early Career Research (ECR) scheme
  • Review paper on "Magnetic Induction based Non-Conventional Media Communications" is published at IEEE Sensors Journal
  • Research paper on "Significance of Mobility on Received Signal Strength: An Experimental Investigation" is available on arxiv
  • Review paper on "Localization and Tracking Algorithms in Wireless Sensor Networks" is available on arxiv
  • Invited Tutorials on "Sensor based Positioning" at TEQIP-II Sponsored, Short Term Course on, Role of Mathematics in Engineering, VNIT Nagpur, Sep 2016
  • Awarded Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) Indo-US Postdoctoral Fellowship 2016.
  • Research (Fingerprinting based Localization) carried out at Oxford University, UK with Prof. Niki Trigoni is published at Elsevier Ad-Hoc Networks.