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The Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE) was established in the year 1959 with only two faculty members. It bears the indelible stamp of its founder Head of the Department, late Prof.K.Krishnan Nair. He exhorted ECE Department to become a byname for Excellence, Creativity and Enterprise. In his memory,. The Commemoration Committee organizes an annual lecture by a distinguished professional. In the span of five decades the Department has grown to a complement of 16 members of teaching staff and about 500 students at UG and PG, with the staff specialized in various fields of Digital Systems, Control Systems, Signal Processing, Microwaves, Microprocessor Applications, Computer Systems and Communication Engineering, Embedded Systems and VLSI Design etc. and most of them having Doctorates. The broad spectrum of subjects in the area of ECE is fully represented. The presents of research are on VLSI and Embedded System, Digital Signal Processing, Microwave Engineering, Modern Tele Communications

Vision

To be in the forefront of advances in Electronics and Communication Engineering education and research to guide and motivate young engineers to face future technological challenges.

Mission
  1. To inculcate analysis and design for innovative problems in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering with the help of state of art curricula
  2. To impart practical training to face real life case studies and inter-disciplinary simple solutions to complex problems.
  3. To make engineering education an enjoyable learning experience through challenging tutorials, mini-projects, assignments and laboratory exercises.
  4. To build project team spirit for professional working environment with high ethical values
  5. To develop overall character that will care for the society and concerned for the Nation through extra-curricular activities
Program Education Objectives for UG program
  1. To educate students with analytical and design skills in Electronics and Communication systems applicable to Industries, R&D labs and Institutions involving Space Communications and Defence Electronics.
  2. To strengthen the basic knowledge in mathematical science and applied science with orientation in engineering applications.
  3. To develop overall personality and character with team spirit, professionalism, integrity, moral and ethical values with the support of humanities, social sciences and physical educational courses.
  4. To equip the students with laboratory training leading to solving real life practical problems and project analysis of electronics and communication systems through case-studies, seminars, mini-projects, internships and main projects.
Head of the Department
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Prof. L. Nirmala Devi (Emp. ID- 50026)

M.E, Ph.D

Areas of Interests

Signala and systems processing, wireless sensor Networks, AI/MLand IOT

Professors
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Prof. P. Chandrasekhar (Emp. ID- 50022)

Ph.D
Vice Principal, UCE, OU

Areas of Interests

Digital Systems & Computer Electronics, Digital & Analog VLSI

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Prof. B. Rajendra Naik (Emp. ID- 50024)

M.E, Ph.D

Areas of Interests

Digital Systems Engineering & VLSI

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Prof. L. Nirmala Devi (Emp. ID- 50026)

M.E, Ph.D

Areas of Interests

Systems and Signal Processing

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Prof. D. Rama Krishna (Emp. ID- 50027)

B.Tech, M.E, Ph.D
Chair person, Board of Studies (University)
Director, Centre for Excellence in Microwave Engineering (CEME), UCE, OU

Areas of Interests

RF and Microwave Communication Systems

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Prof. P. Naveen Kumar (Emp. ID- 50028)

M.E, Ph.D
Nodel Officer/Point of Contact for the MoU between, OU & Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule(OTH), Amberg-Waiden.
Director Infrastructure (OU)

Areas of Interests

Digital Systems & Computer Electronics, SATELLITE NAVIGATION, RADIO WAVE PROPAGATION AND WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS.

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Prof. P. Kotilaksmi (Emp. ID- 50030)

M.E, Ph.D

Areas of Interests

VLSI design, Design for testability, Design of fault tolerant systems, Wireless and Mobile Communications

Assistant Professors
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Mrs. P. Padma (Emp. ID- 50025)

M.Tech

Areas of Interests

Digital Systems & Computer Electronics

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Dr. M. Shyam Sunder (Emp. ID- 50034)

M.Tech

Areas of Interests

Microwave & Millimeter Engineering

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Mr. Md. Misbahuddin (Emp. ID- 50035)

B.Tech, M.E

Areas of Interests

Digital Electronics, Digital Communication, IC Applications, Scripting Languages

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Dr. A. Bharathi (Emp. ID- 50033)

B.Tech, M.E, Ph.D
Joint Director of Evaluation (UG),
Exam Cell, UCE, OU

Areas of Interests

Microwave & Radar Engineering

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Dr. R. Sandhya (Emp. ID- 50031)

B.Tech, M.Tech, Ph.D

Areas of Interests

Wireless Sensor Networks, WCDMA systems, Optical Communications

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Mrs. P. Srividya (Emp. ID- 50032)

M.E

Areas of Interests

Systems and Signal Processing

Assistant Professors (Contract)
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Mr. B. Ramesh (Emp. ID- 801793)

M.Tech

Areas of Interests

Micro Electronics & VLSI Design

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Mr. K. Prem Kumar Kondi (Emp. ID- --)

B.E

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Mr. R. Narender Reddy (Emp. ID- --)

M.E

Areas of Interests

Microwave and Radar Engineering

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Mr. G. Kishore kumar (Emp. ID- --)

M.Tech

Areas of Interests

Systems and Signal Processing

UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMMES
Program Full Time/Part Time Year of Starting Duration (Years) Intake>
UG (BE-ECE) Full Time 1959 4 50
PG (ME)
Digital Systems Full Time 1964 2 13
Part Time 1978 3 15
Systems and Signal Processing Full Time 1964 2 13
Part Time 1978 3 15
Microwave and Radar Engineering Full Time 1972 3 22
Part Time 1978 3 15
ES & VLSI Design(SF) Full Time 2007 2 13
Research Activities:

The Department has an excellent record of research activities in the areas of Microwave Engineering, Wireless and Mobile Communications, Low Power VLSI, Embedded Systems, Computer Networks, Computer Vision and advanced Signal Processing.

Research/Consultancy Projects:
SSS Project

The Self - Sustainability Support Scheme (SSS) programme was supported by the Ministry of Information Technology, Government of India. The main object of this Project was to make the department self-sustainable through earning by way of conducting Continuing Engineering Education Programme courses and consultancy works etc.

Network Project

The Department has also been selected for implementing the Electronics Education Network Project (Network Project) along with four other Institutions in the Southern India by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) of various academic activities.

TEQIP – I

The Department was identified in TEQIP – I and established VLSI & Embedded Systems Laboratory with Micro-wind, VxWorks, Metrowerks, VHDL/VERILOG, Logic Analyzer, 8051 Development boards. Many faculty members attended International conferences and presented research papers. The Department organized short term courses on Embedded Systems, DSP and Communications etc.

TEQIP Phase - II

Under Technical Education Quality Improvement Program (TEQIP II), faculty members have been attended Intensive Training Programmes and International Conferences and organizing short term courses.

The Department is procured state of art lab equipment and software tools such as Cadence, Tanner, Matlab, Simulink, HFSS, Spectrum analyzer, Lab View, ORCAD, ARM DSP boards, Seven Digital Storage Oscilloscopes, Server for VLSI Lab, 4 LED Projectors, Printer with Scanning facility, 17 Desktop Computers and Computer tables and Chairs.

Research Consultancy Project

Department has successfully completed CARS project with DRDO entitled “Real time Algorithms in Matlab and Implementation Scheme for Analysis of LPI Radar Signals,” under the supervision of Prof. K. Subba Rao and Dr. P. Laxminarayana, NERTU, OU., with a funding of Rs. 9 Lakhs.

Centre for Excellence Microwave Engineering (CEME)

In association with M/s. Astra Microwave products Limited, Hyderabad “Centre for Excellence in Microwave Engineering” has been established in the Department. The Objectives of the Centre are to encourage UG and PG students/ Research Scholars in the fields of RF Circuit Design, Microwave Circuit design, Simulations of Numerical methods in Electro-magnetics, Antenna Analysis and Design and Microwave Communication System Design.

MEMS Design Facility

National programme on Micro and smart systems (NPMASS) of IISc Bangalore identified CEME/Department to establish a National MEMS Design Centre. The main objectives of this activity are to make various MEMS Design tools available to research scholars and man power development programme to be carried out within and outside of our Institute. Under this program, the Department received three different MEMS Design software.

Multimedia Project

The Department received two research fellowships and DSP Processors boards worth US$ 11000 from Analog Devices and successfully completed this project.

DST – FIST

The Department jointly with NERTU, OU was sanctioned DST - FIST project. Under DST - Fist project the department procured the following equipments.

S.No Name of the Equipment
1 Laser Range Finder
Make: Survey Labs, Model: IKE 305
2 CDMA DSSS Trainer Kit with PC based Logic Analyzer
Make: Scientech, Model: 2131A
3 Satellite Communication Trainer Kit
Make: Scientech, Model: ST2271
4 GPS Trainer kit
Make: Kencraft, Model: KE - GPS -01
5 GPS/GSM Integration Kit
Make: Keil. Model: MCB - 1750
6 Data Acquisition System
Make: NI, Model: PXIe - 1062Q
7 Rover, Base Station, VHF –UHF System
Make: SOKKIA Model: GRXI

CV Raman Heterogeneous High Performance Parallel Computing Lab Department received Rs. 5, 00,000/- as a grant and 18 Desktops from AMD India Private Limited and established C.V. Raman Heterogeneous Computing lab in August 2012. The objectives of this project are to carry out collaborative research and conduct seminars/workshops in parallel processing. As a part of the project, the Department introduced an elective subject, “Open CL Programming for Advanced Graphic Processors”.

Dr.P.NaveenKumar, established a new “Advanced GNSS Research Laboratory” under MoU between University College of Engineering (UCE), OU and Space Applications Centre (SAC), Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Ahmedabad, in the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, UCE,OU. This laboratory was inaugurated on 27th April, 2017, by Chairman, ISRO, Shri.A.S.KiranKumar. This laboratory consists of 1 Single frequency GPS/GAGAN JUNO TRIMBLE receiver, 1 Canadian make NOVATEL GPStation-6 GNSS/SBAS TEC & Scintillation Monitor, 4 IRNSS/GAGAN/GPS receiver Station (Data Patterns and Accord Software & Systems Pvt. Ltd make). Dr.NaveenKumar is also instrumental in signing of MoU between UCE, OU and SAC, ISRO on 15th September, 2017, at SAC, ISRO

Details of Major Equipment Procured
S.No Details Year of Purchase Funding Source
1 Scalar Network Analyzer 2000 Dept.
2

8051 Development Suite assembler, simulator, debugger, emulation modules 2005 TEQIP Phase - I
3 Meterowerks: Code Warrior Development studio/ HCS08, DSP ARM 2005 TEQIP Phase - I
4 Agilent Logic Analyzer 2005 TEQIP Phase - I
5 Vector Network Analyzer 2005 DST -FIST
6 GPS with integrated Laser Range Finder 2009 DST-FIST
7 CDMA-DSSS Trainer Kit with Bit Error Rate 2009 DST-FIST
8 PC based Logic Analyzer 32 Channel 2009 DST-FIST
9 Satellite Communication Trainer Kit 2009 DST-FIST
10 GPS Trainer Kit 2010 DST-FIST
11 GPS/ GSM/ GPRS Integration Kit 2010 DST-FIST
12 Data Acquisition System 2010 DST-FIST
13 Rover base station, UHF/VHF system 2011 DST-FIST
14 Analog  Devices: Black fin and Sharc Processors 2008 and 2011 Analog Devices funding
15 Xilinx: FPGA Spatron and Vertex Boards 2011 Xilinx University Funding
16 Cypress Semiconductors Inc 2011 Cypress funding
17 Digital Storage oscilloscope 2013 TEQIP-II
18 3D EM Simulation Tool (HFSS) 2013 TEQIP-II
19 DSP Development Kit (Microchip) 2013 TEQIP-II
20 Spectrum Analyser 2013 TEQIP-II
21 ARM Core S/W and H/W Target Boards 2013 TEQIP-II
22 Desktop Machines (17) 2013 TEQIP-II
23 8 Port POE Switches (1) 2013 TEQIP-II
24 LED Projectors (2) 2013 TEQIP-II
25 VLSI Server (1) 2013 TEQIP-II
26 10 KVA UPS (1) 2013 TEQIP-II
27 20GHz RF Signal Generator 2013 TEQIP-II
28 NVDIA TESLA K 40 Accelerated Card 2013 TEQIP-II
29 Server Machine 2013 TEQIP-II
30 GP Station-6 GPS & SBAS TEC & Scintillation Monitor at L1, L2, L5 Frequencies with A/C adopter for 230V, 50Hz, Indian Power supply and three round pin plug and all cables and CD along with GPS 703-GGG antenna mount and 30 meter antenna cable 2013 TEQIP-II
31 Microwave Kits 2017 Integrated Device Technologies
Details of SOFTWARE Equipment Procured
S.No Details Year of Purchase Funding Source
1 Xilinx ISE Foundation 13.1 2012 Xilinx University Funding
2 Microwind 2006 TEQIP Phase I
3 Active HDL/ Verilog HDL 2005 TEQIP Phase I
4 Vx Works
Tornado IDE Package
2005 TEQIP Phase I
5 Agilent ADS 2007 Astra
6 AWR Micro Wave Office 2007 Astra
7 IE3D 2007 Astra
8 Code Composer Studio 2008 Analog Devices
9 Sonnet 2007  
10 Visual Digital Signal Processing 2008 Analog Devices
11 Tanner 2007 UGC
12 3D EM Simulation Tool (HFSS) 2013 TEQIP-II
13 Tanner Tools 2013 TEQIP-II
14 Cadence Tools 2013 TEQIP-II
15 Matlab with Simulink 2013 TEQIP-II
16 NI-Lab View Package 2013 TEQIP-II
17 OrCad Simultion Suite 2013 TEQIP-II
18 Redhat linux V5.X for 64 bit Processor 2013 TEQIP-II
19 Mentor Graphics Hyper Lynx Tool  Suite 2013 TEQIP-II
20 VxWorks 7 Plus Platform 2018 TEQIP-III
21 Xilinx Vivado System Edition 2018 TEQIP-III
22 Qualnet 2018 TEQIP-III

NOTE: Department Procured COMSOL and INTELLISUITE free of cost from IISC- BANGALORE.

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