R&D In Convergence, Communications And Broad-Band Technologies-Group-VIII

Composition of the Project Review and Steering Group (PRSG) for the ongoing projects in CC&BT Group

1. Assessment of Wi-Max Technology for Performance, Manageability and Interoperability on Campus Area Test Bed by IIT, Delhi

Group-VIII
1. Prof. David Koilpillai, IIT Chennai Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT  
3. Sh Vijay Madan, Executive Director, C-DoT     
4. Sh R.P. Agrawal, Wireless Adviser, WPC, DoT  
5. Dr. B.D. Pradhan, Advisor, KReSIT, IIT Bombay  
6. Director, Tech, INTEL  
7. Sh H. Ramakrishna, Ex-Director, CRL/BEL &Adviser(R&D), Alpha Design Technologies, Bangalore  
8. Advisor (CN), TRAI, DoT  
8. Shri B.M. Baveja, Sr. Director, DIT, CC&BT   Convenor

2. "Design of Next Generation Wireless Communication Systems and Networks by TIFR Mumbai"

Group-VIII
1. Shri H. Ramakrishna, Ex-Director, CRL/BEL & Advisor (R&D) Alpha Design Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA. DIT  
4. Prof. B.N. Jain, IIT, Delhi  
5. Prof. Raja Kumar, IIT, Kgpr  
6. Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, IIT, Madras  
7. Prof. U.B.Desai, IIT, Bombay  
8. Shri K.R. Kini, Director/Rep SAMEER  
9. Shri B.M. Baveja, Sr. Director, DIT Convenor

3. "Development of Flexible, Experimental Test Bed for Evaluation of Adhoc Wireless Networks" by IIIT, Hyderabad

Group-VIII
1. Shri H. Ramakrishna, Ex-Director, CRL/BEL & Advisor (R&D) Alpha Design Technologies, Bangalore Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA. DIT  
4. Prof. B.N. Jain, IIT, Delhi  
5. Shri Vijay Madan, ED, C-DoT, Delhi  
6. Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, IIT, Madras  
7. Prof. U.B.Desai, IIT, Bombay  
8. Shri B. M. Baveja, Sr. Director, DIT New Delhi Convenor

4. "Building a prototype of WLAN Manager (WM) : Device for Performance Management of a WLAN" by IISc Banaglore

Group-VIII
1. Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala , IIT Madras Chairman
2. Shri Vijay Madan, Executive Director, C-DOT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA , DIT  
4. Rep., PMO Plan AREAN, Army HQ, Delhi  
5. Dr. Kalghatgi, Chief Scientist, CRL, BEL, Banaglore  
6. Prof. U.B. Desai, IIT, Bombay  
7. Shri B.M. Baveja, Sr. Director, DIT Convenor

5. "Design and Development of Software Defined Radio" by C-DAC Trivendrum and SAMEER, Chennai

Group-VIII
1. Prof. N. Balakrisnan, IISc, Bangalore Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA/Rep. DIT, Delhi  
4. Shri H. Ramakrishna, Ex-Dir, CRL/BEL, Bangalore  
5 Rep. Plan AREN, Army HQ  
6. Prof. B.N. Jain, IIT, Delhi  
7. Shri M.S. Rao, Director, DCPW, Delhi  
8. Dr. A. T. Kalghatgi, CRL, BEL, Bangalore  
9. Shri Vijay Madan, C-DOT, Delhi  
10. Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, IIT Madras  
11. Prof. U.B.Desai, IIT, Bombay  
12. Shri B.M. Baveja, Sr Director, DIT Convenor

6. "Design and development of base band subsystem for Smart Antennas" by SAMEER, Chennai

Group-VIII
1. Prof. N. Balakrishnan, IISc, Bangalore Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA/Rep. DIT, Delhi  
4. Rep., Plan AREN, Army HQ, Delhi  
5. Prof. B.N. Jain, IIT, Delhi  
6. Prof. U.B.Desai, IIT, Bombay  
7. Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, IIT Madras  
8. Shri B.M. Baveja, Sr Director, DIT Convenor

7. Development of system to track mine-workers in a mine with active tags? by CMRI, Dhanbad

Group-VIII
1. Shri K.R. Kini, Director, SAMEER, IIT Mumbai Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA/Rep. DIT, Delhi  
4. Shri A.S. Rao, Scientist G?, Ministry of Sci. &Tech.  
5. Rep, DG Mines and Safety, Dhanbad  
6. Prof. A. Bhattacherjee, HoD Deptt. Of Mining Engg., IIT Kharagpur  
7. Rep., Ministry of Mines, Delhi  
8. Shri B.M. Baveja, Sr Director, DIT Convenor

8. "Energy Aware Protocol for Wireless Networks" by NIT Rourkela

Group-VIII
1. Prof. Rajeev Kumar, CSR, IIT Kharagpur Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA/Rep. DIT, Delhi  
4. Shri Rajesh Chharia, President, ISPAI  
5. Prof. C. Mazumdar, Jadavpur University  
6. Shri B.M. Baveja, Sr Director, DIT Convenor

9. "Feasibility and Environmental Impact Study of Broadband on Power Lines (BPL) for Rural Information Centres" by Delhi College of Engineering

Group-VIII
1. Shri N. Parmeswaran, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), New Delhi Chairman
2. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep  
3. Shri R. P. Agrawal, Wireless Adviser, Department of Telecommunications, New Delhi.  
4. Shri Rajesh Chharia, President, ISPAI, New Delhi  
5. Shri Ravinder, Chief Engineer, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission, New Delhi  
6. Dr. Jayashree Santhosh, Computer Centre, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi  
7. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
8. HoD, Broadband Technologies Division, DIT or his Rep Member Convenor

10. "Broadband communication through underground and overhead power lines" by Bengal Engineering and Science University

Group-VIII
1. Shri N. Parmeswaran, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), New Delhi Chairman
2. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep  
3. Shri R. P. Agrawal, Wireless Adviser, Department of Telecommunications, New Delhi.  
4. Shri Rajesh Chharia, President, ISPAI, New Delhi  
5. Shri Ravinder, Chief Engineer, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission, New Delhi  
6. Dr. Jayashree Santhosh, Computer Centre, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi  
7. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
8. HoD, Broadband Technologies Division, DIT or his Rep Member Convenor

11. "Development of appropriate technology for Transmission of Broadband over cable network at competitive price and quality vis-a- vis DSL and other technologies" by Webel ISP, Kolkata

Group-VIII
1. Prof. A.K. Gogoi, Professor, ECE Department, IIT Guwahati Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Rep. from Cable Industry  
5. Dr. A.L Vyas, IIT, Delhi  
6. Shri Satish Kumar Addl. General Manager R&D, ITI Limited, Bangalore  
7. Representative, from C-DOT, New Delhi  
8. HoD, Broadband Technologies Division, DIT or his Rep Member Convenor

12. "Pilot project to develop and demonstrate WiFi Broadband backbone in the difficult terrain of North Eastern Region of the country" by Webel ISP, Kolkata.

Group-VIII
1. Prof. A.K. Gogoi, Professor, ECE Department, IIT Guwahati Chairman
Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Shri Ashis Sanyal, Senior Director, E-Governance Group, DIT  
5. Prof. Vinod Sharma, ECE Department, IISc, Bangalore  
6. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
7. HoD, Broadband Technologies Division, DIT or his Rep Member Convenor

13. "Research in UWB (Ultra Wide Band) Radio Technology and its Application by Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati"

Group-VIII
1. Prof. G.S. Visweswaran, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Delhi Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Dr. A.T. Kalghatgi, Chief Scientist, CRL, BEL, Bangalore  
5. Rep. from CII (Col. Vikram Tiwathia, Chief Information Officer, CII)  
6. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
7. Rep., from SAMEER  
8. Dr. B. Venkataramani, Professor & Head, Department of ECE, NIT, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu  
9. HoD, Broadband Technologies Division, DIT or his Rep Member Convenor

14. "Development of SIP Telephone? by C-DAC, Trivandrum "

Group-VIII
1. Dr. A.L. Vyas Chief Design Engineer, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Rep. from IISc., Bangalore  
5. President, ISPAI, Nehru Place, New Delhi  
6. Rep., from BSNL, New Delhi  
7. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
8. Shri K.K. Agrawal, DGM, BEL, Kotdwara  
9. HoD, Broadband Technologies Division, DIT or his Rep Convenor

15. "Design and implementation of MB-OFDM UWB transceiver modules using Asynchronous pipelining? by NIT, Tiruchirappalli"

Group-VIII
1. Prof. G.S. Visweswaran, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Delhi Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Dr. A.T. Kalghatgi, Chief Scientist, CRL, BEL, Bangalore  
5. Rep. from CII (Col. Vikram Tiwathia, Chief Information Officer, CII)  
6. Prof. Ranjan Gangopadhyay, Department of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering, IIT, Kharagpur  
7. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
8. Rep., from SAMEER  
9. Dr. Anil Mahanta, Professor, ECE Department, IIT Guwahati  
10. Shri S.Z. Haque, Director, DIT Member Convenor

16. "High Power and Spectral Efficiency Multiuser System for Broadband Wireless Communication? by Bengal Engineering & Science University, Shibpur, Howrah"

Group-VIII
1. Dr. A.L. Vyas, IIT, Delhi Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Rep., from BSNL/MTNL/TRAI  
5. Dr. A.T. Kalghatgi, Chief Scientist, CRL, BEL, Bangalore  
6. Dr. A. Chockalingum, Associate Professor, ECE Department, IISc, Bangalore  
7. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
8. Shri S.Z. Haque, Director, DIT Member Convenor

17. "Development of Resilient Packet Ring Technology (IEEE 802.17 RPR)" by IIT, Chennai

Group-VIII
1. Shri Shailendra Agarwal, DDG, TEC, DOT Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Shri A.K. Jain, DDG, Broadband, BSNL, New Delhi  
5. Rep., from C-DOT, New Delhi  
6. Rep., from IISc, Bangalore  
7. Shri Satish Kumar, AGM ? R&D, ITI, Bangalore  
8. Shri S.Z. Haque, Director, DIT Member Convenor

18. "Design of High Speed and / or Low Power Adaptive Decision Feedback Equalizers ? an Architectural Optimization Approach" by IIT, Kharagpur

Group-VIII
1. Dr. A.L. Vyas, CDE, IIT, New Delhi Chairman
2. Dr. A. K. Chakravarti, Group Coordinator, DIT, Delhi  
3. Shri E.K. Bharat Bhushan, JS&FA, DIT or his Rep.  
4. Shri ANJ Aradhya, DDG (VAS), BSNL, New Delhi  
5. Shri Shailendra Agarwal, DDG (I), TEC, New Delhi  
6. Rep., from IISc, Bangalore  
7. Shri Satish Kumar, AGM ? R&D, ITI, Bangalore  
8. Shri S.Z. Haque, Director, DIT Member Convenor