Electronics and Communication Engineering

Today’s electronic product design and development requires the skillful blend of expert hardware and software engineering together with a spirit of creativity and innovation that is also tempered by the practical concerns of manufacturability, cost consciousness, and reliability. The programmes offered by the ECE department are as follows. 

S. No

Name of the Programme

Started in

Sanctioned Intake

1

B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in Design and Manufacturing (EDM)

2015-16

55

2

M.Tech in Electronics System Design (ESD)

2020-21

15

3

Ph.D. (Full Time)

July 2019

-

Our B.Tech and M.Tech programmes are designed to provide advanced theoretical and practical training of all aspects relevant to the design, development, and production of modern electronic systems and subsystems. Both these programmes prepare the students for a wide range of engineering study and career options, including business, biomedical engineering, computer hardware, the aerospace industry, computer software, nanoelectronics chips, photonics, nanoengineering, robotics, and solar energy harvesting and distribution.

   The Ph.D. Programme in ECE department is started in July 2019. The available specializations in the Ph.D. Programme are Electric Drives, Signal Processing, Sensors & Instrumentation, VLSI Design, Wireless Communication, and so on.       

 Faculty Details:

  

Name

Dr. Mohamed Asan Basiri M., Ph.D. (IIITDM Kancheepuram)

Designation

Assistant Professor (Grade-I) & HOD

Institute Email

asan (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289105

Areas of Interest

VLSI for Signal Processing, VLSI for Information Security (InfoSec).

Name

Dr. Eswaramoorthy K. V., Ph.D. (IISc Bangalore)

Designation

Assistant Professor

Institute Email

eswaramoorthykv (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289125

Areas of Interest

Electrochemical biosensor, Non-invasive body fluid monitoring, Biomedical Instrumentation, Industrial Automation, Electrochemical techniques, Analog, and Power Electronics, Internet of Things (IoT) for Agriculture, manufacturing industry and Smart City.

Name

Dr. K. Krishna Naik, Ph.D. (JNTUA Anantapur)

Designation

Assistant Professor (Grade-I)

Institute Email

krishnanaik (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289124

Areas of Interest

Wireless and Mobile Communications and Adhoc Networks, Software Defined Radio/Cognitive Radio, Global Navigation Satellite Systems, Underwater Communication

  

Name

Dr. Valluri Siva Prasad, Ph.D. (NIT Warangal)

Designation

Assistant Professor

Institute Email

vsp (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289107

Areas of Interest

Wireless communication, Software defined radio, MIMO, Visible light systems, Physical layer design.

 

 

  

Name

Dr. Yaswanth K.N.G.B, Ph.D. (IIT Madras)

Designation

Assistant Professor

Institute Email

yaswanthkngb (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289107

Areas of Interest

Inverse Problems in Electromagnetics, Computational Electromagnetics, Non-destructive Evaluation, RFIC/MMIC Design, Antenna Design.

 

 

Name

Dr. Surya Prakash, Ph.D. (IIT Bombay)

Designation

Assistant Professor

Institute Email

surya.prakash (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289129

Areas of Interest

 Artificial Intelligence, Embedded System, Renewable Energy, MEMS Sensors

Name

Dr. Jayaram Reddy M.K., Ph.D. (NIT Surathkal)

Designation

Ad-Hoc Faculty

Institute Email

jayaram (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289129

Areas of Interest

Analog and mixed signal circuit design

 

 

Name

Dr. Prahlada Rao B.B., Ph.D. (IISc Bangalore)

Designation

Adjunct Professor

Institute Email

prahlad (at) iiitk (dot) ac (dot) in

Phone No

08518-289114

Areas of Interest

AI, ML, Cloud Computing, Grid Computing, Software/Tools, Development for Parallel Computing, EDA/VLSI Optimization, Algorithms, Evolutionary Computing, and Genetic Algorithms.


Staff Details:

S.No

Staff Name

Email

1

Perla Rosaiah

Junior Technician

rosaiah@iiitk.ac.in

List of Laboratories:

 Currently, the ECE department contains the following laboratories:

(1) VLSI Design Laboratory

(2) Electric Drives Laboratory

(3) Analog/Digital Electronic Circuits Laboratory

(4) DSP and Communication Laboratory

(5) Microprocessor and Embedded Systems Laboratory

(6) Sensing and Instrumentation Laboratory

(7) Electronic Manufacturing and Prototyping Laboratory

(8) RF and Microwave Integrated Circuits Laboratory

List of Available Equipment:

S. No

Name of the Equipment

Quantity

Description

1

Digital Storage Oscilloscope

21

Used to display the signals with respect to time, voltage, current, frequency, and so on.

2

Function Generator

21

Used to generate various signals such as square pulse, rectangular pulse, sinusoidal pulse, and so on.

3

NI DAQs, My-RIO and My-DAQ

20

Used to measure the physical phenomenon such as voltage, current, pressure, temperature, vibration, and so on

4

50v-60A Power Supply

21

Used to produce the supply for various electronic circuits.

5

Spectrum Analyzer

1

Used to analyse the frequency component of the signal.

6

Portable Multimeters

35

Used to measure current, voltage, resistor, and so on.

7

Precision Power Supply

1

Used to produce the supply for various electronic circuits.

8

Programmable Power Supply

1

Used to produce the controlled supply for various electronic circuits.

9

AC/DC Motors

13

Used to model the electric drive applications.

10

8086 Trainer Boards

15

Used to perform the 8086 asssembly programmes with various interfaces such as DAC, ADC, traffic light, stepper motor, and so on.

11

ARM7 Trainer Boards

15

Used to perform the ARM7 asssembly/C programmes with various interfaces such as DAC, ADC, traffic light, stepper motor, and so on.

12

TIVAC Launch PADs

65

Used to develop the embedded systems with high level language.

13

ZYNQ7000 FPGA Evaluation Boards

20

Used to develop the configurable digital circuits.

14

MATLAB

Campus-wide License

Used for the mathematical modelling of DSP and Communication.

15

LABVIEW

25 Licenses

Use for the signal processing, data acquisition, and hardware control.

16

CADENCE

20 Licenses

Used to design the application specification integrated circuit.

17

XILINX VIVADO

25 Licenses

Used to develop the FPGA prototype.

18

PCB Prototyping Machine

1

Used to make a printed circuit board.

19

Raspberry Pi Boards

20

Used to develop the embedded systems with high level language.

20

Arduino Boards

50

Used to develop the embedded systems with high level language.

21

ZC702 FPGA Evaluation Boards

2

Used to develop the configurable digital circuits.

22

Analog Discovery Kits

2

Used as a virtual DSO, FG, Spectrum analyzer, and so on.

23

PsoC 5LP Development Kits

16

Used to develop the configurable analog circuits.

24

TMS320 Boards

15

Used to perform the operation of digital signal with high level language.

25

Digital Trainer Boards

20

Used to design the digital circuits such as full adder, counter, and so on.

26

Impedance Analyzer

1

Used to analyse the impedance of the circuits and devices

27

ANSYS

5 Licenses

Used for the simulation of electromagnetic compatibility and antenna analysis.

Resources:

B.Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in Design and Manufacturing (EDM)

Syllabus   Download 
Curriculum  Download 

M.Tech in Electronics System Design (ESD)

Syllabus   Download 
Curriculum  Download