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Dr. Navin Kumar

Associate Professor, Chairperson

Dr. Navin Kumar serves as Chairperson and Associate Professor at the Department of Electronics and Communication, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru.

Qualification: M.E, Ph.D
k_navin@blr.amrita.edu
Research Interest: Intelligent Transportation System & Heterogeneous Networks, Mobile Communication & Networks, Visible Light Communication, Wireless

Bio

Dr. Navin Kumar serves as Chairperson and Associate Professor at the Department of Electronics and Communication, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru.

Dr. Navin Kumar obtained his Ph.D. in Telecommunication Engineering from the University of Porto, Aveiro and Minho – Portugal, Europe (2007-2011) and M.Tech. in Digital System Engineering from Motilal National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India in the year 2000. He did his bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, New Delhi in 1996.

Dr. Navin has over 22 years of working experience in Government, Industry and academia in IT and Telecommunication area. He has over 10 years of overseas experience in teaching, research and development. Some of the international research projects he has worked on like VIDAS, iLITE (EU). Dr. Navin has over 50 publications in peer-reviewed international journals and IEEE conference proceedings. In addition, he has also authored a book and book chapters.

He is a reviewer of reputed journals like IEEE Transaction on wireless communications, intelligent transportation, vehicular communications and many others. He is very active in organizing workshops (local and international), conferences etc. He is the chair of the ComSoc Bangalore chapter and also associated with IEEE Photonics, ITS, VTS, Consumer Electronics and Sensor council. Dr. Navin has been awarded the Fraunhofer Challenge award in the academic year 2010-2011 for the best PhD thesis work. He also received a research grant from Govt. of Portugal towards his Ph.D. research work. Dr. Navin is the recipient of the Gowri Memorial award, India in the year 2009 for the best journal paper. He is Sr. Member of IEEE, AIENG (HK), Life member of IETE and IE (India). Dr. Navin has been giving tutorial at IEEE flagship conferences like ICC, WCNC. He regularly speaks and delivers talks as keynote, invited speakers in conferences and workshops. He has successfully guided a PhD and 6-PhD scholars are working with him, most of them in 5G Wireless Technology. His research area includes 5G (mmWave, Architecture and Massive MIMO), Intelligent Transportation Systems, Visible Light Communication, Optical Wireless Communication, IoT& Smart City and Wireless/Mobile Communications & Networks. He is also the part of IEEE 5G Initiative in standardization.

Publications

Conference Paper

Probabilistic prediction based scheduling for delay sensitive traffic in internet of things

Authors : Dr. Navin Kumar, Sharma, R., Gowda, N.B., Srinivas, T.

Publisher : Procedia Computer Science

Wideband Low Noise Amplifier Design for Microwave Frequency using CMOS 65nm technology

Authors : Vignesh V., Dr. Navin Kumar, R. Kumari

Publisher : 7th IEEE International conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI

Characterization of mmWave link for outdoor communications in 5G networks

Authors : Dr. Navin Kumar, MaSheeba Kumari, Rao, S. Ab

Publisher : 2015 International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics, ICACCI 2015

Channel coding performance of optical MIMO indoor visible light communication

Authors : Dr. Navin Kumar, Jha, M.K.a; Addanki, A.b; Lakshmi, Y.V.S.c;

Publisher : 2015 International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics, ICACCI 2015

Image segmentation using thresholding for cell nuclei detection of colon tissue

Authors : Dr. Navin Kumar, Nawandhar, A.A.a; Yamujala, L.b

Publisher : 2015 International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics, ICACCI 2015

Design and Implementation of Quadrature Voltage Controlled Oscillator in 65nm CMOS

Authors : Vignesh V., Dr. Navin Kumar, S. Raman

Publisher : 7th IEEE International conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI)

QoS-alert Markov chain based scheduling scheme in internet of things

Authors : Dr. Navin Kumar, Sharma, R.

Publisher : 2015 IEEE Globecom Workshops, GC Wkshps 2015 - Proceedings

Journal Article

GPU Accelerated Stratified Squamous Epithelium Biopsy Image Segmentation for OSCC Detector and Classifier

Authors : Dr. Navin Kumar, Archana N., VYS Lakshmi

Publisher : Springer Journal on Signal processing and Control

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