Research Canvas of School of ECE

Research DomainResearch Focus AreaResearch Theme
VLSI SystemsAnalog and Mixed mode systems> Data Converters > Power Management
Digital System>Micro architecture design and verification
Embedded SystemsAutomotive Embedded Systems> Privacy, Security and Trust models for IoT end nodes > Tamper Resistant crypto design
Embedded secured system> ADAS and Automated Driving > Intra/Inter Communication protocols > Predictive Functional Safety and security models
Computing and memory systems> EDA for fast computing > System development
Computer Vision and GraphicsVideo analytics> Anomaly Detection > Video Summarization > 360 video
3D Reconstruction> 2D selection for 3D reconstruction > Single image 3D reconstruction
3D point cloud data Processing> 3D object representation > 3D hole detection > 3D hole filling > 3D Inpainting > 3D object detection > 3D object categorization
Under water image enhancement for 3D reconstruction> Under water data generation > Under water image enhancement
Image super resolution and quality metrics> Image super resolution > Quality metrics
Communication and Signal ProcessingCognitive Radio and SDR> Dynamic Resource Allocation > Spectrum sensing / shaping
Heterogeneous Networks> Device to device Communication > Interference Management
Biomedical signal processingCost effective system for DR detection
Audio / Speech Processing> Pathological speech analysis > Speech / music detection

In alignment with the focus areas of the Govt. of India, supported by the competency of the school an elaborate research plan has been designed.

Research Canvas in So ECE

Following are the different areas of research

a. VLSI Circuits and Systems:

The research group focuses on following broad areas,

Digital VLSI
High performance VLSI architectures for signal processing applications.

Low power and mixed mode VLSI
low power data converters

Low cost  electrochemical potentiometric biosensor

b. Networking and security

The research group is currently focused towards,

Communication techniques and protocols
Energy efficient and/or self-configurable protocols/   algorithms for  wireless networks

Wireless mesh network
Energy aware adaptive protocol for wireless sensor network

Data security
Cryptographic Hardware Primitives for data security.
Data security primitives for IoT framework.

c. Signal processing

Focus areas of this research group are

Image/video processing
To improve the visual quality of the observed images to assist the medical diagnosis, precision agriculture, Hyper spectral image analysis for water body inferences.

Computer vision and graphics
3D data analysis and processing techniques for digital restoration of heritage sites.
point cloud rendering tool

Machine learning
intelligent system using computer vision and machine learning techniques

d. Embedded systems

Group is currently working in following areas,

  • Automated Irrigation
  • Crop Monitoring
  • Communicative Glove
  • ADAS