Rajesh M. Hegde

Office: ACES 203-B, Dept. of Electrical Engg., IIT Kanpur India
Labs ACES 203, 204 : MiPS Lab,WSN Lab MiPS Lab (For access inside IIT-K)
Phone: +91-512-259-6248 (Off) 
Fax: +91-512-259-0063
Email: rhegde@iitk.ac.in

Rajesh M Hegde is currently Associate Professor in the Dept. of Electrical Engineering at IIT Kanpur. His areas of interest include speech, audio, vision, multimodal information fusion, and signal processing in wireless sensor networks. He also has considerable interests in pervasive computing. Prior to this, he was a researcher and lecturer  at the California Inst. of Telecommunications and Information Technology (University of California San Diego) and associated with the DSP Lab.

image MOOC on Mobiles for Development :   Speech Technology for Mobile Phones 
imagesHon. CM Naveen Patnaik Launches Digital Mandi for Odisha , OTV News Coverage
image Wireless Sensor Networks Lab
imageHon. Minister Kapil Sibal Launches Digital Mandi for Indian Kisan, Coverage in The Hindu
imageHon. CM Hooda Launches Digital Mandi for  Haryana
imageSpeech based Systems at India Telecom 2010
image Article in Directions June-2010
imagesISCA Distinguished Lectures at IIT-K  by Prof. Richard Stern
imagesPK Kelkar Batch of 1982 Research Fellowship Award

 Research Interests

  • Sensor Array and Multi channel Signal processing
  • Multimodal Signal Processing and Information Fusion      
  • Speech Signal Processing and Recognition of Indian Languages
  • Multi microphone Speech Processing and Distant Speech Recognition
  • ICT in Agricultural Applications and Emergency Response
  • Robust Localization in Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Pervasive Computing and Communication 

Research Labs

Selected Past Affiliations



System Demos

  • Digital Mandi for The Indian Kisan
  • Intelligent Video  Retreival on Cell phone
  • Speech based Camera Steering System (Rapid Prototype developed on NI CompaqRIO)
  • AVSR (with Intel Libraries)
  • CaL-SAT (A multi modalsituation aware computing prototype)
  • CaL-SAT Integrated with Rich Feeds

Signal Processing Pointers

  • HTK
  • SRI STAR Lab
  • CMU

     S. Kumar and V. Sharan and R. Hegde, Energy Efficient Optimal Node-Source Localization using Mobile Beacon in Ad-Hoc Sensor Networks,Globecom 2013 - Ad Hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium (GC13 AHSN) , Copyright with IEEE.