Prof. Antonio d'Alessandro, Department of Information Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunications, Sapienza University of Rome, ITALY

Profile Summary: Professor Antonio d’Alessandro is working with Department of Information Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunications of Sapienza University of Rome. He had been the post-doctoral member of Technical Staff with Bell Communication Research, New Jersey USA and associated with various scientific societies such as President of the Italian Liquid Crystal Society (since 2010), Vice President of IEEE Photonics Society – Italy Chapter (2016), Member of the Optical Society of America. He currently serves as Associate Editor of IEEE Photonics Journal and as referee for the following scientific journals: IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, Optics Express, OSA Journal of Applied Optics, Journal of Applied Physics, IOP Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, Journal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics. He has been referee for the Evaluation of research projects on behalf of the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research and the Evaluation of research products on behalf of ANVUR.


Dr. Rajesh Kumar, Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur

Profile Summary: Dr. Rajesh Kumar received the B.Tech. degree from National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra, India in 1994, the M. E. from Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur, India in 1997 and the Ph.D. degree from MNIT, University of Rajasthan, India in 2005. Since 1995, he has been a Faculty Member in the Department of Electrical Engineering, MNIT, Jaipur, where he is serving as an Associate Professor. He was Post Doctorate Research Fellow in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore, from 2009 to 2011. His field of interest includes theory and practice of intelligent systems, machine learning, bio and nature inspired algorithms, power conversion, smart grids, robotics and bioinformatics. Dr. Kumar is a Senior Member IEEE, Fellow Member IE (INDIA), Fellow Member IETE, Senior Member IEANG and Life Member ISTE.


Prof. Deepak Bhatnagar, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur

Profile Summary: Prof. Deepak Bhatnagar did his Master’s and Ph.D. programmes from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur in 1981 and 1986 respectively. He has 30 years of teaching and more than 34 years of research experience.Professor Deepak Bhatnagar has been engaged actively in the research areas related to Antenna Engineering; in particular with the evaluation of planar antennas for mobile, wireless and satellite communication systems. In recent years, his research group works in the direction of broadband semielliptical patch antenna with semicircular ring slot for WiMax Application and compact CPW fed modified circular patch antenna has been recognized with peer reviewed journals. Presently his group is mainly focusing on the formulating the Dielectric measurements of ferrite materials and biological effect of microwaves of human beings. He has edited the book on proceedings of the International conference on recent cognizance in wireless communication & image processing (eBook ISBN: 978-81-322-2638-3, Hardcover ISBN: 978-81-322-2636-9, 2016) for Springer publication (India). Dr. Bhatnagar is a Fellow of IETE and senior member of IEEE and life member of IE (India), BESI, etc. His current research interest includes RF and Microwave Engineering: RF and Microwave devices, Microstrip and Smart Antennas, Dielectric measurements of ferrite materials, Biological effects of microwaves.

Dr. Kalpana Dhaka, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Profile Summary: Kalpana Dhaka received the B.E. degree in electronics and communication engineering from the Mody College of Engineering, Rajasthan, in 2005, the M.Tech. degree in information and communication technology from the Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gujarat, in 2008 and  the Ph. D. degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, in January 2013. Since May 2013, she is Assistant Professor with the Department of EEE, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati. Her research interests include cooperative communications, multi-hop relaying systems, device-to-device communications, and MIMO wireless communication.

Prof. Seema Verma, Banasthali Vidyapith

Profile Summary: Professor Seema Verma, Scholar of Electronics & Communication stream, is working as Dean, School of Aviation, Banasthali Vidyapith, India. She is associated with various scientific/professional societies such as Fellow of IETE, life Member of Indian Science Congress, Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), & member of International Association of Engineers, (IAENG). She has produced 15 Ph.Ds. Currently, 5 students are working for their doctoral work under her supervision in the areas of wireless sensor & Ad-hoc networks (Aircraft Ad-hoc Network). She has authored close to 100 papers in various peer-reviewed Journals & Conferences. She has authored 6 books with renowned publishers. She has been granted 3 fully funded projects from UGC & AICTE. She currently serves as member of Editorial board of various scientific journals, member of organizing committee of various national/international conferences. She is a member of expert committee of National Board of Accreditation (NBA). She has been an expert for the Evaluation of research (Ph.D) thesis of various Indian Universities. She is a recipient of IBM Mentor Award, Certificate of Appreciation from Texas Instruments, Certificate of Excellence in Education, Digital Seal from Institute of women of Aviation Worldwide[iWOAW], Global Education Excellence Awards, 2017, “Most Innovative Female Teacher of Electronics and Telecommunications in Rajasthan” by Prime time news channel.

Dr. Preetam Kumar, India Institute Technology Patna

Profile Summary: Preetam Kumar is currently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, India Institute Technology Patna. He did his Ph.D. from IIT Kharagpur in the area of Wireless Cellular Communications. He was associated with Birla Institute of Technology Mesra, Ranchi from 2003 to 2008 before joining IIT Patna. He has in total 17 years of teaching, research and industry experience. Physical Layer Issues in Wireless Communications, Error Control Coding and Digital Communication Systems are his areas of research interest. He has extensively published several research papers in various refereed Journals and National/International Conferences of repute. He is also serving as an Editorial Board Member of Springer’s Wireless Personal Communications. He was the Organizing Chair of 1st IEEE 5G Symposium in Asia held at IIT Patna in 2016. He is a regular reviewer of premier journals published by IEEE, Elsevier and Springer and served as Technical Program Committee member of several IEEE conferences.