Teaching, Training & Workshops

Dr. KARUN RAWAT

Associate Professor

Department of Electronics and communication Engineering

IIT Roorkee

Teaching

 

Teaching at Undergraduate Level

 

  1. EC102 - Fundamentals of Electronics (IIT Roorkee)
  2. ECN333 - Microwave Techniques (IIT Roorkee)


Teaching at Post Graduate level

 

  1. ECN 557 - RF Power Amplifier and Transmitter Design (IIT Roorkee)
  2. ECN 531: Microwave Engineering (IIT Roorkee)

  3. CRL 712 - RF and Microwave Active Circuits (IIT Delhi)
  4. CRL 733 - Selected Topic in RFDT-III: Power Amplifier design and Advanced Architectures 
  5. EEL 713 - Microwave Theory & Circuits (IIT Delhi)


Lab Development


  1. High power laboratory development (“RF Amplifiers and power Transceiver Lab) for designing base station's power amplifiers and transmitters. 
  2. Lab Course (Non-linear circuit measurements) for M.Tech. Course: CRP 718, RF and Microwave Measurement Laboratory.
  3. Lab course for B. Tech course (ECN 354): Microwave Lab


Visits to other Organizations

 

  • Solid State Physics Laboratory, DRDO for Invited Talks and Technical Discussions

          Feb. 10th, 2015.

          June 12th, 2015

 

  • Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), Nanjing Campus, China for Technical Discussions

         December 7th, 2015.


Special Course to Industry


  1. "RF Power Amplifier Design and Integration for 4G/5G Applications," Under Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) scheme of Government of India, IIT Roorkee, December 2017.
  2. "Efficient and Linearized Power Amplifier and Transmitters," BEL Academy of Excellence Bengaluru, July 2018.
  3. "Efficient and Linearized Power Amplifier and Transmitters," BEL Academy of Excellence Bengaluru, July 2019.
  4. "Gan Based MMIC Power Amplifier", BEL Academy of Excellence Bengaluru, August 2019.
  5. "RF Power Amplifiers and Application of Digital Techniques in RF," Part of Special Training to Cabinet Secretariat, April 2014.
  6. "RF Techniques for Software Defined Radios," Part of Special Training to Cabinet Secretariat, April 2014.
  7. "Understanding load modulation in power amplifiers", SSPL, DRDO New Delhi, June 2015.




Trainings, Workshops etc. organized / Invited Talks / Guest Lectures


  1. Invited talk on "Waveform Engineering for Bandwidth Enhancement in Radio Frequency Power Amplifiers," IEEE IMaRC, Kolkata, November 2018.
  2. Guest lecture on "Radio Frequency Power Amplifier Design and Challenges for 5G Wireless Communication," C-DAC Mohali, Punjab, India, November 2018.

  3. Guest lecture on "Power Amplifiers and Wireless Transmitters for Upcoming 5G Wireless Communication," DEAL, DRDO, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, May 2018.

  4. Guest lecture on "GaN Based Power Amplifier Design: Current Perspective & Future Trends," SSPL, DRDO/I.I.T Delhi, December 2017.

  5. Invited talk on "Design of GaN based Power amplifiers" in national seminar on Recent Advances and Challenges Faced in GaN HEMT Technology at PEC University of Technology , Chandigarh, Aug. 19, 2017.
  6. Invited talk on "Radio Frequency Transmitter Technology for Upcoming Wireless Communication" in Workshop Session: Antenna Design and Signal Processing Techniques for 5G Networks and IoT conducted by Communication Society, BTS, & Signal Processing Society, IEEE Student Branch Chapters in MNNIT Allahabad, Mar. 3, 2017. 
  7. Invited talk on "Design Methodologies of Power Amplifiers" in One Day Short-Course on Design and RF Characterisation of GaN High Power Devices and Amplifiers  at South Campus, Delhi University, New Delhi, 17 Feb, 2017.
  8. Invited talk on "Bandwidth enhancement of load modulation techniques in Power amplifiers for upcoming wireless communication", in Workshop session: PA Design Techniques for Future Wireless Systems at 88th IEEE ARFTG Microwave Measurement Symposium, Texas, Austin, USA, Dec. 6-9, 2016.
  9. Invited talk on "Microwave Engineering: RF Matching Techniques",  in National Level Short term course on Signal Processing and VLSI Design 20 Oct,2016, at University Institute of Engineering & Technology, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra.
  10. Invited talk on "Design methodologies of power amplifiers", in Workshop Session: Design and RF Characterization of GaN High Power Devices and Amplifiers conducted by IEEE Electronic Device Society, Delhi Chapter, South Campus, Delhi University, Feb. 17, 2017. 
  11. Organizer of Special Session on RF and Microwave Power Amplifiers at IEEE Applied Electromagnetic Conference AEMC 2015, Guwahati, India sponsored by IEEE-MTT/AP from 18-21 December 2015.
  12. Workshop Organizer for “Recent Trends in RF Power Amplifier and Wireless Transmitter Design” at IEEE Asia Pacific Microwave Conference, Nanjing, China, sponsored by IEEE-MTT/AP from 06-09 December 2015.
  13. Workshop Organizer for “Emerging Trends in Power Amplifier design: Device Fabrication, Modeling and Linearization." in IEEE International Microwave and RF conference iMaRC 2015, Hyderabad India., sponsored by IEEE-MTT from 10-12 December 2015.
  14. Technical Session chair for “Power Amplifier” at IEEE International Microwave and RF conference iMaRC 2015 Hyderabad, India, sponsored by IEEE-MTT from 10-12 December 2015.
  15. Technical Session chair for “Microwave Devices and Circuits” at IEEE Applied Electromagnetic Conference AEMC 2015, Guwahati, India sponsored by IEEE-MTT/AP from 18-21 December 2015.
  16. Invited talk on "Advances in Power Amplifier design & linearization using device and behavioral modeling " in Workshop at IEEE International Microwave and RF Conference, Hyderabad, India, December 10, 2015.
  17. Invited talk on " Bandwidth Enhancement Techniques in Doherty Power Amplifiers" in Workshop at IEEE Asia Pacific Microwave Conference, Nanjing, China, Dec 06, 2015.
  18. Invited talk on "Understanding load modulation in power amplifiers" in Target Training Program on “Gallium Nitride device simulation and power amplifier design”, SSPL, DRDO, New Delhi, June 12, 2015.
  19. Invited talk on " Advances on power Amplifier" in National Conference on III-Nitride Materials and Devices, SSPL, DRDO, New Delhi, Feb 9-10, 2015.
  20. Guest lecture on "Microwave Active Devices & Components," SCL Department of Space, Chandigarh, June 2015.

  21. Workshop organizer/Speaker for "Power Amplifiers and digital schemes for Efficient Multi-band/Multi-Standard Wireless Transmitters in context of Software Defined Radios" at 2014 IEEE IMaRC conference, Dec. 2014.
  22. Short course on "RF Power Amplifiers and Application of Digital Techniques in RF" to Secretariat, 11, April 2014.
  23. Short course on "RF Techniques For Software Defined Radios" to Cabinet Secretariat, 12, April 2014.
  24. Invited talk on IEEE MTT/APS Columbus Chapter, ElectroScience Laboratory, Ohio State University on the topic "Techniques in Multi-band/Multi-standard Doherty Power Amplifiers for Wireless Transmitters", Nov. 2013.
  25. Invited talk in IEEE MTT-Delhi chapter on the topic "Concept of Load-Modulation in Doherty Power Amplifier for Wireless Transmitters", I.I.T Delhi, Nov. 2013.
  26. Invited Talk in IEEE MTT-Delhi chapter on the topic "Power efficient multi-band/ multi-standard wireless transmitter for software defined radios", I.I.T Delhi, May 2013.
  27. Invited talk in IEEE MTT Delhi Chapter on the topic, "RF Power Amplifiers and Architectures for Upcoming Wireless Communication", MSIT Delhi, March, 2014.
  28. Guest Lecture on "Guest Lecture on "Concurrent Multi-band Power Amplification for Wireless Communication", in Faculty Development Programme on "Mobile Computing and Communications" at NIT Delhi, July 2014.
  29. Guest Lecture on "Recent Trends and Advancements in Wireless Transmitter Design" in Faculty Development Programme at UIE, Kurukshetra University, May 2014.
  30. Invited Seminar in IIT Bombay on the topic "Multi-band Wireless Transmitter Design for Software Defined Radios", March 2012.
  31. Workshop Co-author (with Prof. Fadhel Ghannouchi) in IEEE Wireless and Technology Conference, WAMICON, Florida, USA on the topic "SDR based power amplifiers / transmitters for advanced wireless and satellite communications", April 2010.
  32. Workshop Co-author (with Prof. Fadhel Ghannouchi) in IEEE International symposium on microwaves, Bangalore, India, on the topic "Software-defined-radios: Design architecture and efficient transmitters", Dec. 2008.