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Profile Summary

Name : Dr. Saurabh Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : Electronics & Communication Engineering
Qualification : B.Tech, M.Tech, Ph.D.
Phone : +91-1972-254601
Email ID : saurabh@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/dr-saurabh-kumar-
Date of Birth : 08-11-1988
Joining Date : 01-01-1970

Specialization

Antenna Design and Analysis (Planar and Nonplanar Antennas, Microstrip antennas), RF and Microwave Components and Device Design and Analysis, Artificial Materials like Meta-materials, Microwave and THz sensors, Electromagnetic Theory, Nano-photonics and Plasmonics based component design and Analysis, Microwave and THz communication, Optical Communication, etc.

Other Profile Links

Google Scholar Link : https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=Gmroue8AAAAJ&hl=en&authuser=1
Vidwan Link : https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/profile/256092
Publons Link : https://publons.com/researcher/3336916/saurabh-kumar/
Linkedin/Orcid/Other Link: http://orcid.org/0000-00026670 0742

Educational Qualification

Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
Ph.D. (Antenna Miniaturization)-Silver Medalist 2017 PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing Jabalpur
M.Tech. (Digital Communication)- Gold Medalist 2010 G.G.S.I.P. University, Delhi
B.Tech. (Electronics and communication Engineering) 2008 U.P. Technical University, Lucknow

Teaching Experience

Position Held Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Assistant Professor Dept. of Electronics & Communication Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, H.P., India 20/12/2018 Till Date
Assistant Professor Dept. of Electronics & Communication Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, India 13/08/2018 19/12/2018 4 Months, 6 Days
Assistant Professor Dept. of Electronics & Communication Engineering, BML Munjal University, Gurgaon, Haryana, India 21/08/2017 20/07/2018 11 Months
Assistant Professor Dept. of Electronics & Communication Engineering, Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology, Ghaziabad, U.P, India 29/03/2011 23/07/2012 1 Year, 3 Months, 25 Days
Assistant Professor Dept. of Electronics & Communication Engineering, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab, India 21/07/2010 25/03/2011 8 Months 5 Days

Administrative Experience

Position Held Department And Organization From To
Hostel Warden (BH-1) National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, India 13/08/2018 19/12/2018
Faculty In-charge Student Mess National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, India 13/08/2018 19/12/2018
Faculty Advisor, ECE Departmental Association National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, India 13/08/2018 19/12/2018
Departmental Coordinator, Extension Campus NIT AP (AGC Campus) National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, India 13/08/2018 19/12/2018
Assistant Warden (AW) Himgiri Boys Hostel, NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh 25/03/2019 31/05/2020
Assistant Faculty Incharge (AFI) Student Counseling, NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh 16/04/2019 03/12/2019
Assistant Faculty Incharge (AFI) Purchase, NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh 21/05/2019 06/11/2019
Member, Departmental Doctoral Programme Committee (DDPC) E&CED, NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh 21/08/2019
Departmental Faculty Incharge, Time Table E&CED, NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh 21/08/2019
Departmental Faculty Incharge, Digital communication Lab E&CED, NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh 21/08/2019
Assistant Faculty Incharge (AFI) Academic Section (Examination and Evaluation), NIT Hamirpur 03/12/2019 03/08/2020
Assistant Faculty Incharge (AFI) Faculty and Staff Section (FDP), NIT Hamirpur 03/12/2019 03/08/2020

Research Experience

Research Interests : • Antenna design and analysis • Meta-materials for Microwave and THz applications • RF and Microwave Engineering • Nano-photonics and Plasmonics • Electromagnetic Theory
Brief Research Profile : As my research interest includes planar and microstrip patch antennas, artificial materials like metamaterials, electromagnetic theory, RF, and microwave engineering, etc., My vision is to expertise self and institution in the field of microwave and antennas at the world level. I also like to explore new disciplinary/interdisciplinary research areas. So, if someone with good academic background wants to work with me, can contact me on my email (saurabh@nith.ac.in).
Research Projects
Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date

Journal Publications

Year Journal Author(s) Publication Indexing
2016 IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation S. Kumar and D. K. Vishwakarma “Miniaturization of Microstrip Patch Antenna using an Artificial Planar Magneto-Dielectric Meta-Substrate,” Vol. 10, no. 11, pp. 1235-1241, August 2016. SCI
2016 Microwave and Optical Technology Letters S. Kumar and D. K. Vishwakarma Compact Fan Shaped Circularly Polarized Microstrip Patch Antenna,” Vol. 58, no. 4, pp. 882–886, April 2016. SCI
2017 International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies S. Kumar and D. K. Vishwakarma “Miniaturized Curved Slotted Patch Antenna over a Fractalized EBG Ground Plane,” Vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 599-605, April 2017. SCI
2016 International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies S. Kumar and D. K. Vishwakarma “Miniaturized bent slotted patch antenna over a reactive impedance surface substrate,” Vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 347-352, March 2016. SCI
2016 IETE Journal of Research S. Kumar and D. K. Vishwakarma “Miniaturized Dual Broadband Hexagonal Slot Monopole Antenna,” vol. 62, no. 5, pp. 671-678, April 2016. SCI
2022 Telecommunications and Radio Engineering M V Yadav, S. Baudha, Y Bansal, S. Kumar A Novel Compact Rectangular Slot Antenna with Ladder Structure for Ultra-Wideband Applications, Volume 81, pg. 21-32, DOI:10.1615/TelecomRadEng.2022038178 Scopus

Conference Publications

Year Conference Author(s) TitleIndexing
2016 IEEE-APS Topical Conference on Antennas and Propagation in Wireless Communications (APWC), Cairns, QLD, Australia, 2016, pp. 34-37. S. Kumar and D. K. Vishwakarma “Compact circularly polarized slits-loaded microstrip patch antenna with symmetric-fractal boundary” SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2011 IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks (CICN2011), Gwalior, India, Oct. 2011, pp.578-581. S. Kumar, B. K. Kanaujia, R. Kumar, “Optimization of Resonant Frequency of Circular Patch Microstrip Antenna Using Particle Swarm Optimization” SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2011 International Conference on Future Trends in Information & Communication Technologies (FTICT-2011), Ghaziabad, India, Feb. 2011, pp.214-216. R. Kumar, S. Kumar, B. K. Kanaujia, A. K. Goswami "Optimization of Resonant Frequency of Circular Patch Microstrip Antenna Using Genetic Algorithm" International
2011 Symposium cum Exposition on vacuum electron devices & applications (VEDA-2011), Ghaziabad, India, Nov. 2011, pp.40-43. M. Singh, S. Kumar, S. Sharma "An Implementation of variational technique microstrip patch antenna for X-Band applications" National
2011 Symposium cum Exposition on vacuum electron devices & applications (VEDA-2011), Ghaziabad, India, Nov. 2011, S. Sharma, S. Kumar, M. Singh "Optimization of Resonant Frequency of Circular Patch Microstrip Antenna covered with dielectric superstrate Using Bacterial Foreging Optimization Technique" National
2019 2019 TEQIP III Sponsored IEEE International Conference on Microwave Integrated Circuits, Photonics and Wireless Networks (IMICPW), Tiruchirappalli, India, India S. Kotla, V. Shivani, M. Ashish, S. Kumar "Compact Circularly Polarized Fractal Patch Antenna using Defected Ground Structure" SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2020 2020 International Symposium on Antennas & Propagation (APSYM), Cochin, India N. Singh, S. Kumar Simple and Compact Antenna with Enhanced ARBW Using Unsymmetrical Modified Slotted Ground SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2020 2020 IEEE 5th International Conference on Computing Communication and Automation (ICCCA), Greater Noida, India R. Verma, S. Kumar Design and Analysis of Fractal Geometry Loaded Microstrip Patch Antenna SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2021 2020 IEEE 7th Uttar Pradesh Section International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering (UPCON), Prayagraj, India R. Verma, S. Kumar Compact Circularly Polarized Patch Antenna for 5G Applications SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2021 2020 IEEE 7th Uttar Pradesh Section International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering (UPCON), Prayagraj, India N. Singh, S. Kumar Miniaturized Broadband Circularly Polarized Slotted Ground Antenna with L-shaped Parasitic Strips SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2021 2021 12th International Conference on Computing Communication and Networking Technologies (ICCCNT) P. Shah and S. Kumar Compact Dual Circularly Polarized Swastika Shaped Antenna for L-band Small Satellite Applications SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2021 2021 IEEE 8th Uttar Pradesh Section International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering (UPCON) P. Shah and S. Kumar A Circularly Polarized Swastika Shaped Crossed Dipole Antenna for Cubesat SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2022 2022 13th International Conference on Computing Communication and Networking Technologies (ICCCNT) T. Thakur and S. Kumar Dual Band Circularly-Polarized Crossed-Dipole Antenna for RFID Applications SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)
2022 IEEE Silchar Subsection Conference (SILCON), 2022, Silchar, India. R. Sharma and S. Kumar Compact Dual-Band Wearable Antenna for On/Off Body Wireless Communication Applications SCI/Web of Science/International (IEEE)

Book/Chapters Written

Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Research Supervision

Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)
M.Tech Ms. NEHA SINGH Compact Broadband Circularly Polarized Slotted Ground Monopole Antenna Completed 2020 -
M.Tech Mr. RAJAN VERMA Compact Circularly Polarized Patch Antenna for 5G Application Completed 2020 -
M.Tech Mr. AMAN CHOUDHARY Performance Enhancement of Thin Film Solar Cell Using Plasmonic Nanoantenna Completed 2020 -
M.Tech Mr. UTKARSH KUMAR Design and Analysis of Hybrid Plasmonic Waveguide and its bend Completed 2020 -
M.Tech Mr. PRASHANT SHAH Design and Investigation of Compact Antenna for small satellite applications Ongoing 2021 -
M.Tech Mr. NILESH KUMAR JANGIR Design and Analysis of compact wideband antennas with stable gain for 5G applications Ongoing 2021 -
M.Tech Mr. AJIT KUMAR YADAV Design and Analysis of Conformal Microstrip Patch Antenna For Aircraft Applications Ongoing 2021 -
Ph.D Mr. AAKASH JOSHI Plasmonics Ongoing 2024 Dr. Surender Soni
M.Tech Mr. KUSHAL KUMAR Fractal Antenna Ongoing 2021 -

Patents

Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Organization Status

Conference/Workshop/Courses Organized

Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
workshop National Workshop on “MIC Components for next generation wireless communication systems PDPM IIITDM Jabalpur, India. 13/02/2015 15/02/2015 Volunteer
fdp National (Sponsored by IRDT Kanpur UP) Future Aspect of Electronics and Digital Learning National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 16/09/2019 21/09/2019 Coordinator
conference National-NKN FDP (Sponsored by E&ICT Academy, IIT Guwahati) Antenna Trends National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 01/07/2019 05/07/2019 Coordinator

Expert Talks

Title Place Year Description of Event
Antenna for next generation wireless communication NIT Hamirpur 2019 IRDT Sponsered "short term program (STP) on “Future Aspect of Electronics and Digital Learning
Introduction to Antennas NIT Hamirpur 2019 IRDT Sponsered "short term program (STP) on “Future Aspect of Electronics and Digital Learning

Consultancy

Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure

Sr.No. Title Description
1 Attended the 10th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance (ICEGOV2017), New Delhi, India Organized by Digital India, National e-Governance Division, India and UNU-EGOV, Portugal, March 7-10, 2017, New Delhi, India.
2 Attended and presented a paper in IEEE-APS Topical Conference on Antennas and Propagation in Wireless Communications (APWC), Cairns Convention Centre, Cairns, Queensland, Australia Organized by POLITECNICO DI TORINO (Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy) and MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY, Sydney NSW, Australia, September 19-23, 2016, Cairns, Queensland, Australia.
3 Volunteer and participant, Workshop on “MIC Components for next generation wireless communication systems, IIITDM Jabalpur, India Organized by PDPM IIITDM Jabalpur, February 13 – 15, 2015, PDPM IIITDM Jabalpur, India.
4 Attended and Participated, Short term course on “Fundamentals and applications of metamaterials, IIT Kanpur India Organized by CDTE, IIT Kanpur, April 06 – 10, 2015, IIT Kanpur, India.
5 Attended and Participated, Two weeks staff development program (SDP) on “Application of Electronics design Automation Tools in Emerging Engineering Fields, RGEC Meerut, India Sponsored by AICTE, Delhi, and Organized by RGEC Meerut, July 4-17, 2011, RGEC Meerut, India.
6 Attended and Participated, IEEE International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks (CICN2011), Gwalior, India Organized by MIR-Labs, October 7-9, 2011, Gwalior, India.

Honors & Recognitions Achieved

Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Awarded “The IIITDM Proficiency Prize (Silver Medal)” for the best thesis in HONOUR - AWARD, Convocation 2017-PDPM IIITDM JABALPUR Chairperson, BOG, PDPM IIITDM JABALPUR 2017
2 Awarded “Gold Medal” for standing first in order of merit in “M.Tech.” programme HONOUR - AWARD, Convocation 2010-GGSIPU DELHI Vice Chancellor, GGSIPU DELHI 2010
3 Awarded International Travel Support, SERB-DST, Govt. of India to attend the IEEE-APS Topical Conference on Antennas and Propagation in Wireless Communications (APWC), September 19-23 2016, Cairns, Queensland, Australia SERB-DST, Govt. of India, New Delhi 2016
4 Awarded, 1st Position in Circuit Debugging and Technical Quiz ECSTASY-2008, RGEC Meerut, India Director, RGEC Meerut, India 2008
5 Awarded as “Children Scientist” District Level National Children Science Congress, Meerut, India “District Level National Children Science Congress”, Meerut, India. 2003

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