RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

The School of Electrical Engineering is a pioneer in initiating the Research & Development activities. The primary objectives can be summarized as:

  1. To motivate faculty for doctoral and post-doctoral assignments at various National and International universities and organizations of repute.
  2. To initiate research projects in, thrust areas of Engineering funded by various National and International agencies.
  3. To develop interaction and cooperation between researchers for interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary work.
  4. To explore new horizons of knowledge and ensuring its practical implementation through collective efforts and quality research work.
  5. To provide adequate facilities, resources, and environment conducive for research work.

The faculty at School of Electrical Engineering are involved in cutting edge research that can have a positive influence on the life of mankind. The concerted efforts of faculty are manifested in the form of completing a number of research projects funded by University of Pune, AICTE and Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India. Research at School of Electrical Engineering are as follows:

SIP :- Signal & Image Processing
EmbSys :-VLSI and Embedded System
WiCom :-Wired & Wireless Communication
SysCon :- Systems & Control
PET :- Power Electronics Technology
R&A :- Robotics and Automation

RESEARCH GROUP: SIP – SIGNAL & IMAGE PROCESSING
SR.NO. MEMBERS FROM E&TC THRUST AREAS OF THE GROUP
1 Dr. Mahesh D. Goudar



  • Machine Learning, Deep Learning.
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Biometrics and Multi-Modal Biometrics Authentication
  • Thermal and Remote Sensing for Image Processing
  • Biomedical Signal and Image Processing
  • Soft Computing Techniques and Applications (ANN, Fuzzy and Genetic Algorithm)
  • Watermarking and Steganography
  • Audio and Speech Processing, Speech Synthesis, Speaker Identification
  • Adaptive Schemes and Algorithms, Multirate Signal Processing
  • Data Compression, Video Processing.
2 Dr. Dipti Y. Sakhare
3 Dr. Rushikesh P. Borse
4 Dr. Prachi R.Rajarapollu
5 Mrs. Usha Y. Verma
6 Mr. Vinayak B. Kulkarni
7 Mrs. Smita S. Kulkarni
8 Mrs. Nutan V. Bansode
9 Mr. Aniket K. Kemalkar
Members from ETX
1 Mr. Uday P. Mithapelli

RESEARCH GROUP: VLSI&EMSYS - VLSI AND EMBEDDED SYSTEM
SR.NO. MEMBERS FROM E&TC THRUST AREAS OF THE GROUP
1 Dr. Mahesh D. Goudar
  • Programming of Classes of Processors – DSP, Graphics, Network, ARM Cores
  • Storage Technologies - Flash FCOE , iSECSI
  • Real Time Operating Systems, Distributed Systems
  • Multicore Programming
  • FPGA based System Design
  • System-On-Chip (SoC)
  • Reconfigurable computing
  • Nanotechnology
  • Robotics and Automation
2 Dr. Dipti Y. Sakhare
3 Dr. Prachi R.Rajarapollu
4 Mrs. Prabha S. Kasliwal
5 Mrs. Savita R. Pawar
6 Mrs. Shilpa K. Rudrawar
7 Mr. Shridhar A. Khandekar
8 Mr. Amit V. Nagarale
9 Mr. Mahesh C. Vibhute
Members from ETX
1 Mrs. Vinaya S. Tapkir
2 Mr. Hitesh R. Lodha

RESEARCH GROUP : WICOM – WIRED & WIRELESS COMMUNICATION
SR.NO. MEMBERS FROM E&TC THRUST AREAS
1 Mandar R. Nalavade
  • Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio
  • RF and Microwave Communication
  • Wireless Communication – RFID, OFDM
  • Laser & Optical Fiber Communication
  • Secured Wireless Communication
  • Network Protocol Implementation
  • Electromagnetics and its Applications
2 Vinayak B. Kulkarni
3 Ashish Shrivastava
4 Sandip S. Nagare

RESEARCH GROUP : SYSCON – SYSTEMS & CONTROL
SR.NO. MEMBERS FROM E&TC THRUST AREAS
1 Dr. Aniket D. Gundecha
  • Sliding Mode Control for Linear and Nonlinear Dynamical Systems
  • Uncertainty and Disturbance Estimation, Observer Designs
  • Active Disturbance Rejection Control for Linear and Nonlinear Systems
  • PID Control – Design and Applications, Tuning Algorithms
  • Embedded Control Design for Process and Motion Control Applications
  • Energy Scavenging for Sensor Networks
  • Structural Health Monitoring
  • Power Quality in Generation, Transmission and Distribution Systems
  • Hybrid Renewable Energy Sources
  • Power Quality Improvement
  • Power Electronic control of power system applications
  • Advanced Power Converter topologies
2 Satish S. Kabra
3 Vaishali A. Katkar
4 Prashant K. Aher
5 Mandar R. Nalavade
6 Ashitosh D. Chavan
7 Nikhil Sardar
Members from ETX
1 Mandar Bhalekar
2 Dhananjay Devare