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  • Dr. Vikram Karwal
Associate Professor
vikram.karwal@jiit.ac.in
+91-120-2594322

Education

  • Ph.D. (ECE) from University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA - 2009
  • M.S. (ECE) from University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA - 2006
  • B.Tech (ECE) from JamiaMilliaIslamia, New Delhi - 2001

Biography

  • Department Co-ordinator (ECE - Sec 62)
  • Associate Professor, ECE Department, JIIT Noida (2016 - Present)
  • Assistant Professor, ECE Department, JIIT Noida (2010 – 2015)
  • Assistant Professor, ECE Department, GCET, U. P. Tech. University (2009-2010)
  • Engineer, Siemens Ltd., (2001 – 2004)

Other Qualifications/ Professional Membership

  • Senior Member IEEE
  • Member IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) – the honor society of IEEE
  • Member IEEE SPS
  • Life Member IETE
  • Life Member ISTE
  • Affiliate Member of IEEE Technical Committee on Machine Learning in SP
  • Affiliate Member of IEEE Technical Committee on SPCOM

Interest Area(s)

Estimation Theory and Distributed Networks

Dissertation

“Discrete cosine transform-only and discrete sine transform-only windowed update algorithms for shifting data with hardware implementation” by Karwal Vikram, Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2009, 240 pages; ISBN: 978-1-109-34326-7 [UMI, ACM Digital Library]

Publications

International Journals

  • Gupta J., Dwivedi V., Karwal V., "On the Performance of RF-FSO System over Rayleigh and kappa-mu/Inverse Gaussian Fading Environment" IEEE Access, doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2789478, 2018. [SCIE](IF 3.557)
  • Gupta J., Dwivedi V., Karwal V., Ansari I. S., Karagiannidis G. K., "Free Space Optical Communications with Distributed Switch-and-Stay Combining" IET Communications, doi: 10.1049/iet-com.2017.0920, 2018 [SCIE] (IF 1.443)
  • Chauhan T., Tripathi A., Sehra P., Karwal V., "Functional Modelling, Validation and Testing of Analog to Digital Converters (ADC) from System Design perspective", in Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Springer, doi: 10.1007/s10470-017-1100-6 (2018). [SCIE] (IF 0.8)
  • Karwal V., Sherlock B.G., KakadY.P.,”Independently updating the DCT and DST for shifting windowed data”, Journal of the Franklin Institute. Vol. 350, Issue 6 (2013) pp.1345-1357, Elsevier. [SCIE] (IF 3.576)
  • Gupta, J., Karwal V., Dwivedi V., "Joint Overlay-Underlay Optimal Power Allocation in Cognitive Radio." Wireless Personal Communications: 1-12., Springer [SCIE] (IF 1.2)
  • Akhter S., Karwal V., Jain R.C., “Fast Windowed Update Algorithm for ODCT Computation”, International Journal of Electronics Letters (2014), Taylor & Francis, doi:10.1080/21681724.2014.880989. [SCOPUS]
  • Yadav P., Dwivedi V., Karwal V., Gupta J.P., “A new windowing function to reduce ICI in OFDM systems”, International Journal of Electronics Letters (2013), Taylor & Francis, doi: 10.1080/21681724.2013.854155 [SCOPUS]
  • Yadav P., Dwivedi V., Karwal V., Gupta J.P., “ICI and PAPR reduction of OFDM Systems using IPMS Pulse”, International Journal of Microwave and Optical Technology, vol. 10(4), 2015 pp 254-259. [Scopus].
  • Akhter S., Karwal V., Jain R.C., “Improved Algorithm for ODCT Computation of a Running Data Sequence,” Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, vol. 2012, Article ID 879626, 10 pages, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/879626.[Scopus]
  • Shaw T., Kakad Y.P., Karwal V., Hari Y., “Neural Network Control of a Robotic Hand”, International Journal of INGENIUM 2005, pp. 497-505, 2005. Engineering Achievements across the Global Village. ISBN 83-7204-454-6.

International Conferences

  • Srivastava A., Karwal V., ”Windowed r-point update algorithm for Discrete Fourier Transform”, 2013 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC-2013), IEEE. pp. 185-190, 12-14 Dec. 2013. doi: 10.1109/ICSPCom.2013.6719780. [IEEE Xplore, SCOPUS]
  • Akhter S.,Karwal V., Jain R.C., ”Implementation of Rectangular Windowed Odd Discrete Cosine Transform Update Algorithm Using Distributed Arithmetic Approach”, 2013 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC-2013), IEEE. pp. 381-386, 12-14 Dec. 2013. doi: 10.1109/ICSPCom.2013.6719817.[IEEE Xplore, SCOPUS].
  • Yadav P., Kumar G., Dwivedi V., KarwalV.,”Joint Chunk, Power and Bit Allocation in OFDMA Based LTE Systems”, 2013 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC-2013), IEEE. pp. 104-109, 12-14 Dec. 2013. doi: 10.1109/ICSPCom.2013.6719765. [IEEE Xplore, SCOPUS].
  • Chauhan T., Karwal V.,”DFT Implementation Aspects and Techniques suitable for VLSI Implementation: A Survey”, 2013 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC-2013), IEEE. pp. 330-334. 12-14 Dec. 2013. doi: 10.1109/ICSPCom.2013.6719807. [IEEE Xplore, SCOPUS].
  • Akhter S.,Karwal V., Jain R.C., "Implementation of Odd Discrete Cosine Transform (ODCT-II) using Distributed Arithmetic approach," Engineering (NUiCONE), Nirma University International Conference pp. 1,6, Dec. 2012. doi:10.1109/NUICONE.2012.6493252. [IEEE Xplore, SCOPUS]
  • Karwal V., Sherlock B.G., Kakad Y. P., “Windowed DST-independent discrete cosine transforms for shifting data “, Proceedings of 20th International Conference on Systems Engineering, pp.252-257, Coventry, U.K., 8-10 September, 2009. ISBN: 9781846000294.
  • Shaw T., Isenberg D., Karwal V., Kakad Y.P., “Space Robotic Hand Actuated by Shape Memory Alloy”, 23rd International Conference on CAD/CAM Robotics and Factories of the Future, Universidad Militar Nueva Granada, Columbia, July 2007.
  • Karwal V., Kakad Y.P., Hari Y., “Design Analysis of DCT/DST transform on Altera Stratix FPGA”, 22nd International Conference on CAD/CAM, Robotics and Factories of the Future, Vellore, India, pp.731-739, July 19-22, 2006.
  • Pancholi A., Kakad Y.P., Karwal V., Hari Y., “Controller Design for a Rolling Mill”, 22nd International conference on CAD/CAM, Robotics and Factories of the Future, Vellore, India, pp. 720-730, July 19-22, 2006.
  • Shaw T., Kakad Y.P., Karwal V., Hari Y., “Neural Network Control of a Robot Hand”, 21ST International Conference on CAD/CAM, Robotics and Factories of the Future, Cracow, Poland pp. 505-513, July 17-20, 2005.
  • Khare A, Varshney S., Karwal V., "Bartlett Windowed fast computation of discrete trigonometric transforms for real-time data processing", Conference on Signal Processing and Real time operating system (SPRTOS), HBTI Kanpur, March 26-27, 2011.

Professional Achievements

  • Supervised three Ph.D.'s in the area of Signal Processing and six M.Tech thesis.
  • Juhi Gupta, Ph. D. Thesis (2018) titled "Channel Modeling and Optimization for Fifth-Generation (5G) Wireless Systems" co-supervised with Dr. Vivek Dwivedi.
  • Pankaj Yadav, Ph. D. Thesis (2016) titled "Performance Enhancement of OFDM Systems using Pulse Shaping" co-supervised with Prof. J. P. Gupta.
  • Shamim Akhter, Ph. D. Thesis (2014) titled " Algorithms for Computing ODCT (ODST) Independent of ODST (ODCT) Coefficients for windowed data" co-supervised with Prof. R. C. Jain.
  • Program Committee member of  28th IEEE International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP2018).
  • Editor, Advances in Signal Processing and Communication - Select proceedings of ICSC 2018 , Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Springer, March 2018.
  • Editor, “2016 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC)” IEEE Conference Proceedings, ISBN: 978-1-5090-2683-8, March 2016.[Indexed in IEEE Xplore, Scopus]
  • Editor, “2015 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC)” IEEE Conference Proceedings, ISBN: 978-1-4799-6761-2, March 2015.[Indexed in IEEE Xplore, Scopus]
  • Editor, “2013 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC)” IEEE Conference Proceedings, ISBN: 978-1-4799-1607-8, Dec. 2013. [Indexed in IEEE Xplore, Scopus]
  • Publication Committee Chair & TPC Member of “2016 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC)” technically co-sponsored by IEEE, Dec. 2016.
  • Publication Committee Chair & TPC Member of “2015 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC)” technically co-sponsored by IEEE, March 2015.
  • Publication Committee Chair & TPC Member of “2013 International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSC)” technically co-sponsored by IEEE, Dec. 2013.
  • Organized “National Conference on Latest Trends in Neural Networks and DSP”, Sponsored by AICTE, March 2010.
  • Session Chair and TPC member in “International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks (SPIN 2014)” technically co-sponsored by IEEE, Feb 2014.
  • GASP award of US $ 42,000 by University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2006-2009.
  • Received three Research fellowships from NASA sponsored North Carolina Space Grant Consortium in the year 2006 and 2008.
  • Outstanding Graduate TA’ship award by University of North Carolina in the year 2006 and 2009.
  • Merit Scholarship by JamiaMilliaIslamia for securing 1st rank in the University.
  • Reviewer “International Conference on Computer Applications in Electrical Engineering – Recent Advances” (CERA), IIT Roorkee - 2010
  • ECE Department Ph.D. Co-coordinator at JIIT Noida. (2010 – 2012)
  • Member of Academic Council - JIIT Noida (2018)
  • Member of Institute Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) – JIIT Noida. (2014 – Present)
  • Member of Committee to Oversee IPR and Patenting Activities – JIIT Noida. (2014 – Present)
  • Member – Board of Studies, ECE Department at JIIT Noida. (2012 – 2015)
  • Member – Department Research Committee, ECE Department – JIIT Noida. (2015)
  • Member - Incubation Center at JIIT Noida (2016 - Present)