Distinguished Alumni Award-2015


Department of Electrical Communication Engineering

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Brief  Bio-Data

B.E. Osmania University, Hyderabad (1979-83)
M.Tech IIT Delhi (1983-85)
PhD University of California San Diego (1987-90)

B.E (ECE), Osmania University (1983); M.Tech (Radar and Communication Engineering), IIT Delhi (1985); PhD, University of California, San Diego (1990); Scientist, DLRL (1985-87);Scientist, NERTU (1991); Faculty at ECE, IISc (1992-- );Visiting Faculty at Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden(1995, 2010);Visiting Faculty at Stanford University (1999-2000); Visiting Faculty at Helsinki University of Technology (2002); Co-Founder ESQUBE Communication Solutions (2002-- till date). Affiliated Professor in Signal Processing, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden (2010--) Chairman, Department of ECE (2015 -- present)

Research Interests
Digital Signal Processing, Compressed Sensing and Sparse Signal Processing, Sensor Array Signal Processing, MIMO Wireless Communication systems. Neuroscience, Development of Assisted Living Systems for Healthcare.

Professor (1992– present), Chairman (1Jan 2015 — present) Department of ECE, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (1992– present).
Visiting Associate Professor, Stanford University, Stanford, USA(1999-2000)
Affiliated Professor, Department of Signal Processing,Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden (2010– present). Visiting Faculty (1995, 2002)
Visiting Professor, Aalto Univeristy, Espoo, Finland (2002)
IETE S V C Aiya Memorial Award for Excellence in Telecom Education for 2014
IEEE Fellow
IETE Fellow
Dr. S. K. Chatterjee Award, Division of Electrical Sciences, IISc (1997-­‐99).


• Chair of the Expert Group, constituted by the Department of Telecommunications (DOT), Government ofIndia, to study the interference of satellite signals on WiMAX in the 2.5-2.7GHz. This group included members from the DOT, Indian Space Organization, WiMAX Forum, Samsung, Huawei, Intel, WCAI(US), KDDI(Japan) (2009-2011). The work was important in the context of spectrum auctions in India, 2009-2011.
• Advisor to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on 2G3G Spectrum Auctions (2011).
• Chairman, Board of Studies, Karnataka State Open University’s M.Sc (Mobile Applications) programme (2011- ).
• Member, Board of Studies, Amrita Viswa Vidyapeetham (2013 – )
• Member, Governing Council, DOEACC, Ministry of Information Technology, Govt. of India (2001-2005)

  •  PATENTS (3)

Citations based on Google Scholar: (> 2335)
Books which have cited the work on Array Processing and Wireless Channel Models 

    • Satya Sudhakar Yedlapalli, K.V.S. Hari, “DETERMINING SPECTRAL SAMPLES OF A FINITE LENGTH SEQUENCE AT NON-UNIFORMLY SPACED FREQUENCIES,” US patent 8594167granted on 26 Nov 2013.
    • Satya Sudhakar Yedlapalli, K.V.S. Hari, “Filtering Discrete-time signals using Notch Filters” USPTO Patent Application 20120185525
    • V.G.S. Prasad, K.V.S. Hari, “INTERLEAVED ORTHOGONAL FREQUENCY DIVISION MULTIPLEXING (IOFDM) SYSTEM,” Indian Patent 198687 granted in May 2006.