Dr. Radha Krishna Ganti, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras

Dr. Radha Krishna Ganti is an Associate Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India. He was a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Wireless Networking and Communications Group at UT Austin from 2009–2011. He received his B.Tech. and M.Tech in EE from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, and Master's in Applied Mathematics and a Ph.D in EE from the University of Notre Dame in 2009. His doctoral work focused on the Spatial analysis of Interference networks using tools from Stochastic geometry. He is a co-author of the monograph 'Interference in Large Wireless Networks'.

Dr. D. Sriram Kumar, Professor, Dept of ECE, NIT Tiruchirapalli

Dr. D. Sriram Kumar is currently a Professor in Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering in National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, India. He received BE degree (1991) in Electronics and Communication Engineering, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India and ME degree (1993) with Distinction in Microwave and Optical Engineering, AlagappaChettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi, India and PhD degree (2009) in Microwave Integrated Circuits-Coplanar Waveguide-Discontinuities, Periodic structures-Analysis, Antenna Applications, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, India. He published numerous research papers in International and National journals in the areas of Microwave Integrated Circuits, Optical Networks, Smart Antennas, Carbon Nanotube Antennas, Free Space Optics, Optical and Reconfigurable Antennas, Flexible Electronics, and Photonics. He is a Senior Member IEEE and Life Member of ISTE, New Delhi, India since 1995.

Prof. C. Vijaysekhar, Dean Engineering , GITAM (Deemed to be University)

Dr. C. Vijaysekhar is an academic leader and a scientist with extensive experience in teaching and research with expertise in Modeling, Analysis, and Synthesis. He is currently a Dean of Engineering at GITAM (Deemed to be University).

Professor Vijay received his B. Tech and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (Chennai, India) and the Florida Institute of Technology (Melbourne, FL, USA). He received his PhD from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA, USA), specializing in the Mathematical theory of Nonlinear Control Systems. Professor Vijay’s archival contributions include over 200 journals, peer-reviewed conference articles, and five books (published by Springer and Princeton University Press). His book on nonlinear dynamical systems is used as a textbook/reference in advanced courses at top universities worldwide. His research interests are in stability theory and feedback control applications to Complex systems, including Biomedical and Financial systems. His teaching experience includes courses in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and Mathematics.

Prof. Surya S. Durbha, CSRE, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai

Dr. Surya S. Durbha is Professor at CSRE, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB). Before joining IITB, he worked as an Assistant Research Professor at the Centre for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS), Geosystems Research Institute (GRI) and also held an adjunct faculty position with the electrical and computer engineering department at Mississippi State University (MSU).

Earlier, Dr Durbha worked as a Scientist at the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), ISRO, Govt of India. He received B.E. degree in Civil-environmental engineering and M.Tech degree in remote sensing both from Andhra University, India, in 1994, 1997, respectively, and Ph.D degree in computer engineering from Mississippi State University (MSU), MS, U.S.A, in 2006. At MSU, he researched and developed image information mining tools for content-based knowledge retrieval from remote sensing imagery and the retrieval of biophysical variables from multi-angle satellite data.

Dr.Subhojith Ghosh, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, NIT Raipur

Dr.Subhojit Ghosh received the Ph.D degree from IIT Kharagpur in 2010. He has more than 19 years of teaching experience at BIT Mesra, NIT Rourkela and NIT Raipur. Presently he is working as Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering Department, NIT Raipur. He has published more than 70 papers in different SCI journals from reputed publishers like IEEE, Elsevier, Taylor and Francis, Wiley and Springer. He has handled research projects worth more than 1.3 crore from different funding agencies like DST, CCOST, SERB and DRDO. He is presently involved in an international project on renewable energy with North Carolina State University. Nine students have completed PhD under his guidance. He was awarded the best faculty award of NIT Raipur for the year 2020 and 2021. His research interests include optimization techniques, control systems, renewable energy and cyber-physical systems.