I am an Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering department, 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 Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India in Dec. 2015.

Broad research interests

Wireless Sensor Networks,

Internet of Things (IoT),

Cyber-Physical Systems,

Molecular and MIMO Communications,

Applications of Signal Processing and Machine Learning.

Topics of current interests

Location based services, Tracking, Navigation, Clustering, Anomaly Detection, Supervised and Unsupervised Learning for Smart Environments, Activity Recognition, Molecular and MIMO Communications.

Looking for sincere and motivated students (UG/PG) who strive to produce quality in quantitative research


[Feb. 2020] Industry-Institute Meet, Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of Bihar in association with State Project Implementation Unit (SPIU), TEQIP-III, Hotel Maurya, Patna Bihar

[Feb. 2020] Expert for "Event: Innovation and Entrepreneurship", Aryabhatta Knowledge University Patna (for Science Day Celebration), Feb 2020

[Feb. 2020] Congrats Deepali for winning "NIT Calicut, Kozhikode National Award for the Best B.Tech. Project from Engineering Colleges" from ISTE in Electrical Engineering and Electronics category!

[Feb. 2020] Workshop on "Hands-On Training on MATLAB" at MIT Muzaffarpur under TEQIP III activities, 3-Feb 2020

[Feb. 2020] Guest lecture in the course "Signals and Systems" at Darbhanga College of Engineering under TEQIP III activities, 31-Jan to 1-Feb 2020

[Jan. 2020] Acceptance of a SINGLE AUTHORED paper in the field of Molecular Communications at IEEE Systems Journal (IF: 4.463, h5 index: 61)

[Dec. 2019] Joint Winners (M.Tech. students Shubham Saxena and Ritesh Kumar in PG Category) of MVC All India Student Paper Contest held at conference INDICON 2019. The best paper received a certificate along with a cash prize of Rs 12000.

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