With its first batch graduating in 1965, Department of Electrical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur has evolved with time and offers B.Tech, M.Tech, MS by Research and Ph.D. The UG curriculum provides strong base to the students in Electrical Engineering and provides exposure to the latest technologies. PG programme leads the students to work on interesting research problems in the following areas of specialization: Microelectronics & VLSI, Control & Automation, Power Engineering, Signal Processing, Communication & Networks, RF & Microwaves and Photonics.
The research interests of the faculty members encompass a wide gamut of sub-disciplines of Electrical Engineering. Collaboration with faculty members from other disciplines, both within and outside the institute, is encouraged. The research activity of the department includes fundamental research, sponsored and consultancy projects, and is carried out with active participation of the students, faculty, staff and research engineers.
Classes begin from 5th January
Mid Semester Examination: Feb 27 - Mar 4, 2017
Mid Semester Recess: Mar 11 - Mar 19, 2017
Last day of Classes: Apr 21, 2017
End Semester Examination: Apr 24 - May 3, 2017
Mr. Sateesh K. Awasthi got best paper award for paper with Prof. Y. N. Singh, "Reputation System and Incentive Mechanism to Handle the Malicious Peers and Free-riders in Peer-to-Peer Networks", in CEIT Conf. on Advances in Mobile comm., networking and computing, Feb. 2017
POSOCO award winners 2017: Ph.D. students Anju Meghwani (Supervisors Prof. S. C. Srivastava and Prof. Saikat Chakrabarti) and Anup Shukla(Supervisor Prof.S.N.Singh), M.Tech students Saurav Roy Choudhury(Supervisor Prof.Sandeep Anand) and Nandini Negi(Supervisors Prof.Saikat Chakrabarti and Prof.Soumya R.Sahoo).
Upcoming Workshops / Courses / Seminars
Talk on "Spreading influence in social networks: From link-centric to node-centric models" by Frank Schweitzer on 14th March,2017.Venue:L15
Prof MA Pai Distinguish Lecture on "Coping with the Future – The Power Scene in India" by Prof. S.S. Prabhu on 21st March,2017.Venue:DA229