Awards and professional affiliations
PhD Theses supervised
M.Tech, MSR Theses and BT Projects supervised
Ideas for research
List of peer-reviewed publications
Non peer-reviewed articles
Seminars and talks delivered
Electrical Engineering Department
Brihaspati Virtual Classroom
Brihaspati NMEICT installation
Normalization issues in NEET-1 (AIPMT2016) and NEET-2/ JEE (main) updated on 08 May 2016, 0947hrs
How to perform better. updated on 08 May 2016, 0947hrs
Brihaspati-3 updated on 10 Feb 2011, 1158hrs
Involved in research projects
PI, Algorithms for creation and management of BTS and WAP using crowdsourced data from mobile phones, LGSoft, 12 lakhs approx.
PI, Brihaspati-4: development of p2p LMS system for Indian Academia, IMPRINT initiative, Ongoing, 1.5crores.
Co-PI, Sensor network node development for increasing efficiency of airconditioning in buildings, IMPRINT initiative, ongoing.
PI, Development of Thunderbird plugin for p2p messaging to replace intra institutional mailing system, 20 lakhs.
PI, Deployment of EdRP system in IGNTU, Amarkantak, ongoing, 6 lakhs per annum.
Principal Investigator, Deployment and management of Brihaspati-3 services over NKN, Elearning Division, DeitY, MCIT, 46.5 lakhs, Ongoing.
Principal Investigator, Adaptive elearning module in Brihaspati-3, DeitY, 30 lakhs, (jointly with NIT Durgapur, BAIT Tamilnadu), ongoing.
Consultant, Development of enterprise monitoring system, Sarasae Ltd, Dehradun, 25 manhours distributed over two months, completed.
Principal Investigator, Deployment of EdRP systems in NITIE Mumbai, 3.0 lakhs, completed.
Principal Investigator, Development of ERP System for academic institutes, Nysa Communication Private Limited, 3.5 lakhs, completed.
Co-Principal Investigator, Prediction For Visual Surveillance Using Static Camera, DRDO, 40 lakhs, completed.
Principal investigator, Video Compression And Decompression For E-Learning, DIT, 10 lakhs (jointly with CDAC Mumbai), Completed.
National Coordinator, Educational Resource Planning Mission Main phase, National Mission on Education through Information and Communiation Technology, MHRD, 19.36 crorers (partner institutes - DEI Agra, NIT Hamirpur, IIT Roorkee, AVV Coimbotore, JMI Delhi, AMU Aligarh, SMVDU Jammu, IGNOU Delhi), Currently funding discontinued by MHRD.
Coordinator, Development of live lecture delivery system over Internet BrihaspatiSync, MHRD, 1.02 crores, Currently funding discontinued by MHRD.
Development of suitable pedagogical method for various learning capabilities – development of curriculum for Optical networks and switching systems, and Institute coordinator, MHRD through IITKgp, 3.75 lakhs, completed.
Education Resource Planning Mission - pilot phase, NMEICT, MHRD, 2.0crores, sponsored development (completed).
Study of possible connectivity solutions between EVCs (Electronic volume correctors) and central server for remote monitoring of gas consumptions in Firozabad and Agra, Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL), 2.6 lakhs (completed), consultancy mode.
Setup of wireless sensor network testbed and zigbee to Wifi intelligent Gateway implementation for collecting data from it, Boeing Corporation USA, USD10000 (abandoned), consultancy mode.
Cellular Network Optimization phase-I, BSNL-IITK Telecom Center of Excellance (abandoned), consultancy mode.
Automatic selection of IMSI in multi-IMSI SIMs during international roaming, BSNL-IITK Telecom Center of Excellance (abandoned), consultancy mode.
Development and deployment of of SIP based telephony at IIT Kanpur using opensource - voluntary work - (currently abandoned due to paucity of time)
Brihaspati-Phase 2 - MCIT, October 2006 - September 2009 (completed), sponsored development.
Design and implementation 2x2 all-optical packet switch - funded by Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Govt. of India. - Ended 31st March 2002, sponsored research.
Development of multimedia information services over hybrid networks - funded by Ministry of Information Technology, Govt. of India. - Ended 30th June 2002, sponsored research.
Technology Enahanced Learning at IIT Kanpur - funded by Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, voluntary consultant.
Development of content delivery tools to enhance the existing experimental education technology services in IIT Kanpur- funded by Ministry of Communication and Information Technology- Nov 2003-Nov 2006, sponsored research.
Development of synchronous lecture delivery component - Consultancy project, Aptech, Mumbai, August 2004 - 31 January 2005.
In cab signalling - Technology Mission for Railway Safety. This project has been aborted by the Ministry of Railways for unknown reasons. Currently, we are looking for partners who are interested in funding this activity. (Aborted), sponsored research and development.