Antenna and Propagation Society (AP-S)

IEEE Antenna and Propagation Society (AP-S) Madras Chapter

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Basic Information

Section Name : Madras Section
IEEE Region Number : R10

The field of interest of the AP-S encompasses: antennas, including analysis, design, development, measurement, and testing; radiation, propagation, and the interaction of electromagnetic waves with discrete and continuous media; and applications and systems pertinent to antennas, propagation, and sensing, such as applied optics, millimeter- and sub-millimeter-wave techniques, antenna signal processing and control, radio astronomy, and propagation and radiation aspects of terrestrial and space-based communication, including wireless, mobile, satellite, and telecommunications.

Officers for 2016:

Chair

Vice Chair

Secretary

Name

Dr. S. Joseph Gladwin

Dr. T. Rama Rao

Dr. B.Venkatalakshmi

Address

Department of ECE,
SSN College of Engineering,
Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Kalavakkam
Chennai – 603 110.
India.

Department of Telecommunication Engineering,
SRM University,
Kattankulathur,
Chennai
India.

TIFAC-Core in Pervasive Computing Technologies,
Velammal Engineering College,
Chennai- 600 066.
India.

Phone

+91 44 27469700 (Off)
+91 9444277802 (Mobile)

+91 44 27417829 (Off)

+91 9941811669 (Mobile)

Fax

+91 44 27469772

NIL

NIL

Email

josephgladwins@gmail.com

hod.itce@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in

Venkatalakshmi.tifac@velammal.edu.in

Events : As on 08.07.2016)

Name of the event

Date

Venue

Co-organizer

Speaker

Topic

Seminar and poster session on ‘Antenna technologies and Applications’ 8th July 2016 Karunya University, Coimbatore 1. Dr. K. T. Selvan 1 Understanding electrical properties of dielectrics
2 Dr. S. Raghavan 2 Planar Antennas
3 Ms. Sheela M. Krishnaswami 3 Base station Antennas for mobile broadband systems
7th IEEE Indian Antenna Week Workshop on advanced Antenna technology 6-10, June 2016 Hotel Heritage, Madurai IEEE AP-S / MTT Kolkata Chapter, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 1. Dr. Sudhakar Rao 1 .Phased Arrays and Reflector Antennas for 21st Century Satellite Communications
2. Dr. Ramesh Garg 2.Tutorial on “On Modeling of Planar Goubau Line”
3.Dr. Kin Lu Wong 3.Introduction to 5G Communications and the Full-Dimension MIMO Antennas for 5G Smart phones
4.Dr. S. B. Sharma 4.Design of Antenna Elements for SATCOM applications
5.Dr.M.Balachary 5.Trends and Techniques in Broadband Antennas Design & Challenges
6.Dr. Bhaskar Gupta 6.Design of Compact Phase Shifters for Phased Array Feeds
7.Dr. S. S. Patnaik 7.FEKO for Efficient Antenna Array Modelling
8.Mr. Swapnil Kulkarni 8.Electromagnetics made Easy
9.Dr.V.Abhaikumar 9.Photonics in Radar System
10.Dr. Arokiaswami Alphones 10.Leaky Waves: Concept and Applications to Antennas
11.Dr. K.P.Ray 11.Design and development of Antennas for Atmospheric Radars
12.Dr.Surendra Pal 12.Polarization of Antenna
13.Mahesh Kala 13.RF Absorbers and Anechoic Chambers
14.Dr. K.T. Selvan 14.Uncertainty in Antenna Measurements
15.Dr R.K. Mishra 15.An Introduction to Fractal Antenna
16.Dr. Chinmoy Saha 16.Frequency Notched UWB Antennas: New techniques and Concepts
17.Dr.Satyajit Chakrabarti 17.Multi Function Antenna
18.Dr. P.H.Rao 18.Periodic Configurations and their Applications in Antennas
19.Mr. S. Deepak Ram Prasath 19.Antenna Measurements Made Easy
20.Dr.S.Raghavan 20.Milestones of Planar Transmission Lines
One day Workshop on recent trends in Antenna design 22nd April 2016 VIT University, Vellore NA 1 Dr. P. H. Rao 1 Introduction to Antenna and Antenna parameters
2 Dr. B. Ganesh 2.Recent trends in microstrip Antenna design
3 Dr. Srinivasarao Inbathini 3.Practical issues in Antenna design
4 Prof. G. Boopalan 4 Microstrip Antenna design using FEM software.
3 – day Workshop on Key EM Concepts 20-22, January 2016 SSN College of Engg, Chennai IEEE MTT-S, Madras Chapter 1.Dr. K. T. Selvan
    1 .Understanding electrical properties of dielectrics
2.Dr. S. V. Kulkarni
      2.Revisiting some important EM concepts
3.Dr. Uday Khankhoje 3 .(i)Integral equation methods in Electromagnetics
(ii)Frequency dependence of refractive index
4.Dr. Debatosh Guha
    4. Art of Electrodynamics
5.Dr. K. J. Vinoy
    5. Fundamentals of periodic structures in Electromagnetics
6 .Dr. Harishankar Ramachandran Understanding Antennas on finite ground planes

Officers for 2015

Chair

Vice Chair

Secretary

Name

Dr.K.T. Selvan Dr. S. Raju S. Joseph Gladwin

Address

Professor, ECE Department,
SSN College of Engineering,
Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Kalavakkam
Chennai – 603 110.
India.
Professor, ECE Department,
Thiagarajar College of Engineering,
Madurai 625 015.
India.
Assistant Professor, ECE Department,
SSN College of Engineering,
Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Kalavakkam
Chennai – 603 110.
India.

Phone

+91 44 27479700 (Off)
+91 9952008420 (Mobile)
+91 452 2482240 (Off) +91 44 27479700 (Off)
+91 9444277802(Mobile)
Fax
+91 44 27469772 +91 452 2483427 +91 44 27469772
Email
selvankt@ssn.edu.in rajuabhai@tce.edu josephgladwins@gmail.com

Events

Name of the event

Date

Venue

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IEEE-APS Region 10 Distinguished Speaker Programme 4th August 2015 IEEE Madras Section office
1 Dr. A. Alphones 1 Periodic Structures and their Applications to Antennas
2 Dr. Eng Leong Tan 2.Development of Educational App with FDTD Simulations on Portable Devices
IEEE-APS Region 10 Distinguished Speaker Programme 10th July 2015 SASTRA
University, Thanjavur
1. Dr. K.T. Selvan 1(i)Fundamentals of EM units and constants
(ii)EM radiation from apertures
2 .Dr. Nisha Gupta 2
(i)EMC compliance in electronic devices
(ii)EMI shielding
Seminar and Poster Session on Emerging Antenna Technologies & Applications 4th April 2015 Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
1. Dr. P.H. Rao 1 .Antenna Configurations for UAV Applications
2 .Spacecraft Antennas
3.Research Issues in Antennas
4. Challenges in the Design and Measurements of CP Antennas
2 .Shri.V.Senthil Kumar
3. Dr. V. Abhaikumar
4.Mr.Deepakramprasath
IEEE-APS Region 10 Distinguished Speaker Programme 27th  February 2015 PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore

1.Dr. R. K. Mishra
2.Dr. P. Mohanan
1. (i) Some EM theorems and principles(ii) Dielectric fundamentals
2.(i) Antenna arrays and pattern synthesis
(ii) Transmission lines and waveguide

Officers for 2014

Chair

Vice Chair

Secretary

Name

Dr.K.T. Selvan Dr. S. Raju S. Joseph Gladwin

Address

Professor, ECE Department,
SSN College of Engineering,
Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Kalavakkam
Chennai – 603 110.
India.
Professor, ECE Department,
Thiagarajar College of Engineering,
Madurai 625 015.
India.
Assistant Professor, ECE Department,
SSN College of Engineering,
Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Kalavakkam
Chennai – 603 110.
India.

Phone

+91 44 27479700 (Off)
+91 9952008420 (Mobile)
+91 452 2482240 (Off) +91 44 27479700 (Off)
+91 9444277802(Mobile)
Fax
+91 44 27469772 +91 452 2483427 +91 44 27469772
Email
selvankt@ssn.edu.in rajuabhai@tce.edu josephgladwins@gmail.com

Events

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Date

Venue

Co-organizer

Speaker

Topic

Distinguished Lecturer’s Seminar

9 December 2014

IIT Madras

Dr. Sudhakar Rao

Advanced Antenna systems for satellite communication payloads
3 – Day Workshop on advanced Antenna technology 5-7, November
2014
SSN College of Engineering, Chennai
1.Dr. Arokiaswami Alphones 1.Periodic structures and its applications to Antennas
2.Dr. P. Mohanan 2.FDTD method and its application to planar Antennas
3.Dr. Basudeb Ghosh 3.Fractal geometries in Electromagnetics: Recent trends
4.Dr. S. Raju 4.Phase shifters for Antenna and developments
5.Dr. Jayprakash Thakur 5.Antenna technology for Wireless mobile device
6 .Dr. Chin Yeng Tan 6 .Recent research on horn Antennas
Seminar on Antennas 18th October 2014 National Engineering College, Kovilpatti

Dr. P. H. Rao Antenna Arrays
Distinguished lecturer’s Seminar 4th October 2014 SAMEER-CEM, Chennai

Dr. Arun K. Bhattacharyya
  1. Advanced horn structures for reflectors and phased arrays
  2. Efficient shaped beam synthesis in phased arrays and reflectors
Distinguished lecturer’s Seminar 28th June 2014 SRM University (Vadapalani Campus), Chennai

Prof. Ahmed Kishk
  1. Dielectric resonator Antennas
  2. EM modeling of AMC’s
Seminar on Antennas and microwaves and student’s poster session 9th May 2014 Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore IEEE MTT-S Madras Chapter 1Dr. K. R. Suresh Nair 1.Recent trends and enabling technologies in RF and microwaves
2.Dr.Dhananjay Jahagirdhar 2.Antennas for defense applications
3 Ms. Sheela M. Krishnaswami 3 Antenna tuning
Workshop on computational Electromagnetics and Antennas 5th March 2014 Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai TEQIP, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 1.Dr. V. Abhaikumar 1.Solution of challenging EM field problems using modest computational resources
2.Dr. Tapan K. Sarkar 2.Use of numerical methods for propagation modeling in Wireless communication
3.Dr. Magdalena Salazar Palma 3.Antenna R& D at TCE