People



Director



Dr. Mahasweta Sarkar

Associate Professor

Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Adjunct Professor

College of Computational Sciences



Current M.S Students



student

Ali Abbas

M.S student (EE)

QOS for wireless body area network

student

Anoop Karkhanis

M.S student (EE)

Game theoretic dynamic resource

allocation for wireless Ad-hoc networks.

student

Archit Bhutani

M.S student (EE)

Mac Layer for Smart Badge.

student

Vikram Santhanam

M.S student (EE)

Reducing Handoffs in a Heterogenous

Network.

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Abhishek Kalapatapu

M.S student (EE)

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student

Ramapriya Balasubramaniam

M.S student (EE)

Power Optimization

in Femto cell Networks.

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Chithra Shanmugam

M.S student (EE)

QoS fairness for low

Priority Traffic.

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Swati Kode

M.S student (EE)

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student

Sahana Pillappa

M.S student (EE)

Smart Resource Allocation

in WiMAX.



Post-Doctoral Researchers Mentored and Funded:


PD3: Dr. Kyuho Son (2012-2014) - "worked on Cell Zooming Techniques in Cellular Networks".
PD2: Dr. Sanjay Biswas (2013-2015) - "working on Energy Efficiency in Cellular Networks".
PD1: Dr. Ramkumar Venkatala (2014) - "worked on Brain Computer Interface" .


Visiting Ph.D. Students - Jointly Advised/advising these students on their Dissertation:


VPD4: Asis Tripathy (NIT, Rourkela, India, 2014) - "working on Brain Computer Interface ".
VPD3: Sourav Kanti Addya (NIT, Rourkela, India, 2015)- PhD - "working on Cloud Computing".
VPD2: Hasan Miri (Iran, 2015) - PhD - "working on interference mitigation in Body Area Networks".
VPD1: Li Zhuang (China, 2016-2017) - PhD - "working on energy efficiency in Cellular Networks ".
 "Note: The years represent their time of visit to my lab at SDSU"..


M.S Theses Chair at SDSU (Current Students) :


GSC42: Mr. Gaurav Kulkarni- "Researching energy efficient cell zooming techniques in cellular networks", MSEE.
GSC41: Ms. Manasa Chagantipati - "Researching automatic preliminary disease diagnosis using fuzzy logic ", MSEE.
GSC40: Mr. Pragnesh Patel - "Researching brain computer interfaces", MSEE.
GSC39: Mr. Rutul Patel - "Researching brain computer interfaces", MSEE.
GSC38: Mr. Kiran Kushalad - "Researching neighbor discovery protocols for P2P networks", MSEE.
GSC37: Ms. Tejaswini Garapati - "Researching seamless handoff issues in fast moving vehicles", MSEE.
GSC36: Mr. Sandipan Basu - "Researching implantable transceivers for brain computer interface (BCI)", MSEE.
GSC35: Mr. Rohit Sampath - "Researching smart energy grid systems", MSEE.
GSC34: Mr. Anoop Karkhan - "Researching energy efficient wireless routing algorithms", MSEE.


M.S Theses Chaired at SDSU (Students Graduated) :


GS33: Ms. Shobhana Kanakaraj - "Analyzing a novel mobile-to-mobile social networking communication paradigm"MSEE Fall 2014.
GS32: Ms. Niharika Verma - "Proximity Mapping Sensor application (PMSApp) for Android framework", MSEE Fall 2013.
GS31: Ms. Sangeetha Mani - "Medium access control protocol for FM transceivers in a Local Area Wireless adhoc network", MSEE Fall 2013.
GS30: Mr. Faris Rasam - "Ultra Wideband Transceiver Design for Compact and Implantable Medical Devices", MSEE 2013.
GS29: Mr.Chris Aguirre - "An Ad Hoc Broadcast Scheme using the Radio Data System (RDS) in the FM Band", MSEE May 2013.
GS28: Mr. Vikram Ramanna - "Minimizing Computing Core Costs in Cloud Infrastructures that Host Location-Based Advertising Services", MSEE March 2013 .
GS27: Ms. Sahana Pillappaiah - "Auction based Resource Allocation in WiMAX", MSEE October 2012.
GS26: Mr. Vikram Santhanam - "Interference Mitigation Techniques in Heterogeneous Networks", MSEE July 2012.
GS25: Mr. Abhishek Kalapatapu - "Matching Algorithm And Data Mining Process For Mobile Social Networking Device, MSEE June 2012.
GS24: Ms. Chithra Shanmugan - "QoS Fairness for Low Priority Traffic", MSEE May 2012.
GS23: Ms. Ramapriya - "Cell Zooming for Power Efficient Base Station Operation", MSEE May 2012.
GS22: Ms. Swati Kode - "A Relational Interval Tree for Efficient Insertion and Searching of Mobile Transient Data", MSEE May 2012.
GS21: Mr. Archit Kapoor - "An Efficient Network Architecture for Mobile Social Networking Devices", MSEE April 2012.
GS20: Mr. Ali Abbas Vohra,- "A Priority Based MAC Protocol for Wireless Body Area Networks (WBANs)", MSEE March 2011.
GS19: Mr. Abhiram Devineni - "Analyzing an Emergency-Efficient BAN Channel Access Scheme", MSEE November 2010.
GS18: Mr. Sultan Budhwani - "An Analysis of the use of Directional Antennas in wireless Ad-Hoc Networks", MSEE November 2010.
GS17: Ms. Darshana Vijayraja - "A MAC Protocol for Wireless Body Area Network", MSEE October 2010.
GS16: Ms. Darshana Garach - "A Cross-layer Optimization for Efficient Power Management in WLANs", MSEE October 2010.
GS15: Mr. Ankur Gupta - "A Novel Neighbor Discovery Scheme in wireless Ad-hoc Networks with Directional Antennas", MSEE May 2010.
GS14: Mr. Vishal Rajyaguru - "Studying Traffic Characteristics in a university wide Ad-hoc Network Test-bed"[in collaboration with Cal(IT)2 at UCSD], MSEE April 2010.
GS13: Mr. Imran Haider Balsania - "A Queuing Theory Analysis of the performance of Multichannel over Single Channel in wireless networks", MSEE April 2010.
GS12: Ms. Rohitha Vakamudi - "A Novel Un-bias Approach to guaranteeing QoS in 802.11e ", MSEE March 2010.
GS11: Mr. Chirayu Nagaraj - "A WiMax Resource Allocation Scheme", MSEE March 2010.
GS10: Ms. Padmasini Chadramouli - "A Nash Bargaining Solution to Resource Allocation Problem for Revenue Maximization in Wireless Networks", MSEE March 2010.
GS9: Mr. Jeemil Shah - "An Asynchronous Scheduling Scheme in Multichannel WIreless Network", MSEE February 2010.
GS8: Mr. Harpreet Sachdeva - "A hybrid Scheduling Scheme for Maximizing Throughput in IEEE 802.16", MSEE April 2009.
GS7: Mr. Sunil Lakamsani - "A Reservation Based MAC Protocol for Ad-Hoc Networks", MSEE November 2008.
GS6: Ms. Moumita Ray - "QoS in 802.11e", MSEE November 2008.
GS5: Mr. Chandu Poduri - "An Adaptive Power Control Scheme in a Wireless Ad-Hoc Nework using Directional Antenna", MSEE October 2008.
GS4: Ms.Sahitya Bora - "A QoS Enabled MAC Protocol for Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks with Power Control ", MSEE August 2008.
GS3: Mr. Sandeep Arugonda - "Comparative Study of Neighbor Discovery Scheme using Directional Antennas in an Ad-Hoc Network", MSEE May 2008.
GS2: Mr. Sriram Palaniappan - "A Graph Theory Solution to Topology optimization in a wireless Ad-Hoc Network with Directional Antenna", MSEE.
GS1: Mr. Allan Hael - "Establishing Communication within Sensor Nodes in a Sensor node test-bed ", MSEE.


Special Studies and Master's Degree Projects Supervised at SDSU (Students Graduated) :


SS5: X-Team, "a multi-disciplinary team comprising of graduate and undergraduate students of SDSU from different disciplines (Science, Engineering, Business, Arts and Letters) competed in the Qualcomm's Tricorder XPRIZE challenge. I mentored this team that ranked as one of the top 10 finalists worldwide.", (2012 - 2015)
SS4: Master Degree Project , "Automated Wireless Medical Reminder Protocol", (Qualcomm Program) ", 2014-2015
SS3: Master Degree Project , "Wireless Remote Obesity Management", (Qualcomm Program)", Spring 2012
SS2: Ms. Manjukiran Vishwanath, "MAC Layer Challenges Associated with Directional Antennas", Spring 2007
SS1: Ms. Rizwana Anjum, "Sensor Networks", Spring 2007


Undergraduate Research Projects Chaired :


UR7: Mr. Humberto Machado, "Implantable transceivers to Capture Human ECog Signals", (Brazil Scientific Mobility Program) , Summer 2015
UR6: Mr. Caio Gagliano Vieira, "Simultaneous Wireless Charging of Multiple Electric Vehicles", (Brazil Scientific Mobility Program) , Summer 2015
UR5: Mr. Parag Khaitan, "Cell Zooming for Power Efficient Base Station Operation",(Summer Research Intern from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), India) , Summer 2012
UR4: EE:499 Senior Design Project, "WHIM", Fall 2011
UR3: Mr. Rohit Jain, "Reducing Handover in Femto cells", Summer 2010
UR2: EE:499 Senior Design Project, "Aquamizer: A Wireless Water Monitoring System", Fall 2009
UR1: Mr. David Martin, "Configuring Specturm Analyzer for the 4G Heterogeneous Network Lab", Spring 2009