News & Events

 * Ms. Vanita Arora defended her thesis.

 

* Mr. Atul kumar Nishad submitted his thesis

 

*Dr. Kalaiselvi joined the department as a visiting faculty. She was with IIT Madras earlier.

 

*Dr. Bibhu Prasad Padhy joined the department as an Assistant Professor. He was earlier with IIT Kanpur

 

*Prof. Chanan Singh, Dept. of EE, Texas A&M University, visited the department on 22 Dec. 2015. He delivered a lecture on Windform geographycal diversification. Dr. Ranjana Sodhi has arranged the visit.

 

*Prof. Yoshimichi Ohki visited the department during 15-16 Dec. 2015. He delivered a lecture in the area of High Voltage Engineering (Tera Hertz Spectroscopy)

 

*Dr. Rohit Y Sharma attended a conference at South Korea during Dec., 2015

 

*Dr. C C Reddy attended IEEE CATCON 2015 at CPRI Bangalore during 10-12 Dec., 2015. He has also delivered an invited talk at ICNM 2015, Agra during 13-14 Dec., 2015.

 

*Prof. Sivaji Chakravorti, Director, NIT Calicut, visited the department on Nov. 23, 2015, as an external examiner for a Ph.D. thesis defense.

 

* First Ph.D. thesis of the department defended successfully on 23 Nov. 2015. Mr. Jaspreet singh turns out to be first Ph. D. student of the department.

 

*Advanced Semiconductor Packaging Workshop was held on 7th November (Saturday). It is technically sponsored by the IEEE Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society and IEEE Delhi Section. This is the first workshop of the department, initiated by Dr. Rohit Y Sharma.

 

*Mr. Narendra Singh Sodha, Former Executive Director, Power Grid Corporation of India, visited the department on 5th November 2015

 

*Prof. Hanumandlu visited the department in connection with synpsis seminar of Ms Sarabpreet on 2nd Nov. 2015 

 

*Prof. Ravindra Aurora (High Voltage) visited the department September 9, 2015. He has delivered expert lectures on High Voltage Engineering.

 

*Prof. Shanti Swarup visited the department during 1st-3rd October in connection with a course EEP 209 Power Systems. (Dr. C C Reddy is the local coordinator)

 

*Prof. Sarathi Ramanujam visited the department several times during the semester (Aug - Dec 2015) in connection with teaching a course EEL209 Powersystems.  (Dr. C C Reddy is the local coordinator)

 

*Prof. Sreenivasa Murthy, retired professor from IIT Delhi, visited the department during 2nd-3rd September, in connection with teaching EEL203 Electromechanics to 2nd Year B.Tech. Students.  (Dr. C C Reddy is the local coordinator).

 

*Dr. Rohit Budhiraja delivered a lecture in the department on his research work (on 27th August 2015)

 

*IIT Ropar-IEEE Student branch is organizing a 2-day workshop on VLSI Design using Verilog/FPGA. This workshop is being held on 15-16 August, 2015 at transit campus.

 

*Prof. Ramesh Garg joined in the Department. He is specialized in the area of Electromagnetics

 

*Jaspreet Singh Chahal, (guide Dr. C C Reddy) becomes first student of the department to complete PhD Synopsis seminar (April 28). Next, Ms Vanita Arora (guide Dr. Ravibabu M) completed her synopsis seminar recently (June 2nd). The department started producing PhDs.... !

 

*Special advertisement for PhD intake under Visveswarayya scheme is released. Dr. Rohit Y Sharma is coordinating the intake.

 

*"Project Associate" applicants shortlisted for two projects have been called for interview on 18th September 2014

 

*Dr. Reddy C C and Dr. Rohit. Y. Sharma visited DRDO on 2/9/2014. They were invited to visit by DRDO officials.

 

* Mr. Atul Kumar Nishad, PhD scholar, Department of Electrical Engineering has received the CEFIPRA-ESONN fellowship to participate in the European School on Nano science and Nanotechnology workshop, 2014. The workshop is been conducted by the Indo-French Centre for the Promotion of Advanced Research-CEFIPRA and is been held in Grenoble, France. This year only 8 students have been selected from the entire country. He left for France in July 2014. He is the first student to go abroad from among the PhD students on a technical visit.

 

*Prof. Satish L visited the department during 21st - 22nd August 2014

 

*Prof. Joy Thomas visited High Voltage Lab of electrical department on 18th August 2014

 

*Dr. Ravi Shankar Reddy joined the department in August 2014.

 

*Dr. Vijaya Sankara Rao and Dr. Subrahmanyam Murala joined the department in July 2014

 

*Dr. Pankaj Thakur left the department in the month of July. He has served about one year to the departent.

 

*Dr. Reddy visited University of Niigata on 6/6/2014.

 

*Dr. Reddy visited Sumitomo Electric Company during 30/5/2014 to 31/5/2014 at Osaka Works. He delivered an invited lecture to the R&D staff of the company. Discussion on internship for students of IIT Ropar took place. It was positive.

 

*Dr. Reddy visited J-Powersystems of Hitachi at Hitachi City, on 29/5/2014. He delivered a lecture to the R&D staff of the company. Discussions on collaborations took place.

 

*Dr. C. C. Reddy visited Japan for attending IEEE ISEIM 2014 at Toki Messe and CIGRE AORC Conference at Ichigaya, Tokyo during May 25th - June 7th. He was an invitee for ISEIM and was sole representative from India in CIGRE AORC 2014. He was invited to give a presentation on behalf of India apart from his conference presentations.

 

*Prof. Udayakumar visited the Department during 7th and 8th April 2014

 

*Faculty interviews are being held on 7th and 8th of April 2014.

 

*Notification for Admissions to Ph.D program is available on website. The last date of receiving the application form online/offline is 15.04.2014.

 

* Written test and interview dates for PhD entrance test (Jan 2014 Session) are 4-5th December 2013 (9:00 AM onwards). Candidates must send acknowledgement of reciept of invtation and also request for booking hostel accommodation to offee@iitrpr.ac.in.

 

*Notification for Admissions to Ph.D program is available on website. The last date of receiving the application form online/offline is 23.10.2013.

 

*Prof. L Satish, High Voltage Lab, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore has visited EED, IIT Ropar on 30/09/2013(MONDAY). He Delivered a talk on "Frequency Response Measurements on Transformer Windings - Some Recent Advances".

 

*EED’s B.Tech Students, S. Rohit Sai and Rohan Ravi received BEST PRESENTATION award at IEEE/IIAE ICISIP-2013 held at KIT, Kitakyushu, JAPAN

 

*Prof Vikarm M Gadre from Electrical Engg Dept, IIT Bombay, has visited Electrical Department, IIT Ropar. He delivered a talk on "Uniting vector geometric ideas with signals and systems - functions as generalized vectors and systems as corresponding operators" on 19th Aug (Monday), 2013.

 

*Dr. J. S. Sahambi is appointed as new HoD of the Department from 5/8/2013 in place of outgoing HoD Prof. Sanjoy Roy.

 

*Dr. Pankaj Thakur (PhD, IISc) joined the Department as an Assistant Professor in July 2013. He was a Post-doctoral Fellow, University of California, Berkeley, USA

 

*Prof. Yogendra Joshi from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta (http://www.ece.gatech.edu/faculty-staff/fac_profiles/bio.php?id=55) would be visiting our campus on the 10th of June 2013. He would deliver a lecture on microfluidic cooling issues in electronic systems. All are invited to attend this lecture, which is planned in L3 at 11.30 am.

 

*Special lecture series conducted by experts from SCL Mohali started at 11 am and concluded by 2.30 pm on Saturday, 6th April 2013. About 80 + attended.

 

*Cheers ! One of our students secured top score in CAT 2012 Examination. This is second time in the history of the Department !

 

*The venue for the written test for PhD screening Test is decided as: Lecture Halls L1, L2 and L3 of IIT Ropar. Candidates are advised to reach 15 minutes prior to the scheduled time. The interview will be conducted in Conference Hall for the shortlisted candidates based on written test performance.

 

*The Department finished shortlisting of list of candidates for written test for PhD admissions. The date of Examination is 3rd December 2012 from 9:00 AM to 10.30 AM and interviews will be held on 3rd and 4th December 2012   

 

*Undergraduate students Kushal, Rutvik and Akhil presented a paper at IEEE BIOSIG 2012, Germany

 

*EE Student topper (Institute topper) of first outgoing batch (2008 Batch) secures President's Gold Medal.

 

*Director (IIT Ropar) approves a request of the Department to Conduct IEEE ICIIS conference in 2018

 

*Apex body of IEEE ICIIS conference accepts a request of the Department to conduct the conference in IIT Ropar in 2018

 

*Prof. Toshikatsu Tanaka, Waseda University, Tokyo, visited IIT Ropar during 18th to 22nd July. He delivered two lectures in campus.

 

*Dr. Rohit Y Sharma Joined the Department as an Assistant Professor. He was earlier in USA.

 

*EE student emerges as Institute topper of first outgoing batch (2008 batch) !

 

*One of the All India toppers in CAT - 2011 is from Electrical Department !