Kandarpa Kumar Sarma

Kandarpa Kumar Sarma

Professor

MTech (IITG) PhD (IITG)

kandarpaks@gauhati.ac.in

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Email:- kandarpaks@gauhati.ac.in

 Dr. Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, currently Professor and Head, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, GUIST, Gauhati University specializes in mobile communication, soft computing, machine learning and antenna design. 

 

Awards and Achievements

1.  N. V. Gadadhar Memorial Award, Year: 2014, Awarding Organisation: Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE)

2. Member, IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Task Force on Deep Learning (http://deeplearning.math.unipd.it/people.html)

3. Editor in Chief, International Journal of Intelligent System Design and Computing, Inderscience, Switzerland and UK (http://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=ijisdc)

4. Editor in Chief, WSEAS Transactions on Computers (http://wseas.org/wseas/cms.action?id=4026)

5. Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Circuits and Electronics (http://www.iaras.org/iaras/journals/ijce#editorial-board)

6. Associate Editor, WSEAS Transactions on Electronics (http://wseas.org/cms.action?id=13363)

Selected Papers

1. Sabyasachi Bhattacharyya, Aradhana Misra and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, “A BCH Code Assisted Modified LSPF-DPLL Topology for Nakagami-m, Rayleigh and Rician Fading Channels”, Elsevier Journal of Digital Communications and Networks, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dcan.2017.10.001, (in press), 2017.

2. Mousumita Sarma and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, ”Long Term Critical Band Energy Based Feature Set for Dialect Identification using Neuro-Fuzzy Approach”, IEEE Journal of Intelligent Systems (In press), 2017.

3. Manasjyoti Bhuyan, Kandarpa Kumar Sarma and Nikos Mastorakis, ”Nonlinear Mobile Link Adaptation Using Modified FLNN and Channel Sounder Arrangement”, IEEE Access, vol. 5, 10390-10402, June, 2017.

4. Manasjyoti Bhuyan and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, ”Learning Aided Behavioral Modeling and Adaptive Digital Pre-distortion Design for Nonlinear Power Amplifier”, IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 16, no. 16, August 15, 2016.

5. Swapna Agarwalla and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, "Machine learning based sample extraction for automatic speech recognition using dialectal Assamese speech", Elsevier Neural Networks, December, 2015.

6. Mousumita Sarma and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, “An ANN based approach to Recognize Initial Phonemes of Spoken Words of Assamese Language”, Elsevier International Journal of Applied Soft Computing, vol. 13, no. 5, pp. 2281-2291, May, 2013.


Book Chapters (last five)

1. Punam Dutta Choudhury, Ankumoni Bora and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, “Big Spectrum Data and Deep Learning Techniques for Cognitive Wireless Networks ”, as part of Deep Learning Innovations and Their Convergence With Big Data included in the series Advances in Data Mining and Database Management (ADMDM), pp. 33- 60, IGI Global, USA, August, 2017.

2. Aradhana Misra and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, “Self-Organization and Optimization in Heterogenous Networks”, as part of Interference Mitigation and Energy Management in 5G Heterogeneous Cellular Networks included in the series Advances in Wireless Technologies and Telecommunication (AWTT), pp. 246-268, IGI Global, USA, November, 2016.

3. Biju Phukan Bhagawati and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, “Application of Face Recognition Techniques in Video for Biometric Security: A Review of Basic Methods and Emerging Trends”, as part of Handbook of Research on Modern Cryptographic Solutions for Computer and Cyber Security included in the series Advances in Information Security, Privacy, and Ethics (AISPE) , pp. 460- 478, IGI Global, USA, June, 2016.

4. Angana Sarma, Kumaresh Sarmah, Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Sivaranjan Goswami and Sunandan Baruah, “Soft-Computing-Based Optimization of Low Return Loss Multiband Microstrip Patch Antenna”, as part of Handbook of Research on Natural Computing for Optimization Problems included in the series Advances in Wireless Technologies and Telecommunication (AWTT), pp. 616- 651, IGI Global, USA, May, 2016.

5. Surajit Deka and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, ”Joint Source Channel Coding and Diversity Techniques for 3G/4G/LTE-A: A Review of Current Trends and Technologies“, as part of SelfOrganized Mobile Communication Technologies and Techniques for Network Optimization included in the series Advances in Wireless Technologies and Telecommunication (AWTT), pp. 190- 217, IGI Global, USA, May, 2016.

 

 

Books

1. Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Communication System Design using Matlab, Vikas Publishing, New Delhi, 2015.

2. Basab Bijoy Purkayastha and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, A Digital Phase Locked Loop based Signal and Symbol Recovery System for Wireless Channel, as part of “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Springer Verlag, Berlin, Germany, pages- 275, July, 2014.

3. Mousumita Sarma and Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Phoneme-Based Speech Segmentation using  Hybrid Soft Computing Framework, as part of “Studies in Computational Intelligence”, Vol. 550, Springer Verlag, Berlin, Germany, pages- 186, ISBN 978-81-322-1861-6, 2014.

4. Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Fundamentals of Audio-Visual Systems- Basic Principles and Applications, Kalyani Publishing, New Delhi, 2013.

5. Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Demystifying Matlab, Vikas Publishing, New Delhi, 2010.

6. Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Electronics Lab Primer, Global Publishing House, Visakhapattanam, 2009.

 

Edited Volumes

1. Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Manash Pratim Sarma and Mousmita Sarma, Recent Trends in Intelligent and Emerging Systems, Springer, 2015.

2. Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, Manash Pratim Sarma and Mousumita Sarma, Intelligent Applications for Heterogeneous System Modelling and Design, IGI Global, USA, 2015.

3. Prabin Kumar Bora, S. R. M. Prasanna, Kandarpa Kumar Sarma, and Navajit Saikia, Advances in Communication and Computing, LNEE, Springer, 2015.

1. Convener, Six Day National Workshop on Nano-electronics (IEEE Solid State Circuit Society Kolkata chapter sponsored), Gauhati University, 1- 6 Aug., 2017.

2. Coordinator, Short Duration Faculty Development Programme on Fundamentals of Analog Integrated Circuit Design from 23 31 January, 2017 at Gauhati University (co-organized with EICTA, IITG).

3. Organized special session titled “Knowledge Aided Designs and Optimization in Communication and Computation”, in conjunction with 2015 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Communication Systems and Networks (CiComms 2015) part of IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI), Cape town, South Africa, 7-10 December, 2015.

4. Session Chair, Signal Processing III as part of 2nd IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks (SPIN-2015), Noida, India, Feb., 2015.

5. Organizer and Chairperson, Special session titled “Intelligent Applications in Communication and Computation”, in conjunction with 2014 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Communication Systems and Networks (CiComms 2014) part of IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI), Orlando FL (USA), 9-12 December, 2014.

6. Organizer and Chairperson, Special session titled “Knowledge Aided System Design” as part of 1st IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks (SPIN-2014), Noida, India, Feb., 2014.

7. Session Chair, 1st International Conference on WIRELESS and MOBILE COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS (WMCS ’13), Paris, France, October 29-31, 2013.

1. Senior Member, IEEE (USA) (90085421).
2. Member, IEEE Communications Society.
3. Member, IEEE Computational Intelligence Society.
4. Member, IEEE Cloud Computing Community.
5. Member, IEEE Global Earth Observing System of Systems Community.
6. Member, IEEE Internet of Things Community.
7. Member, IEEE Life Sciences Community.
8. Member, IEEE Rebooting Computing Community.
9. Member, IEEE Smart Cities Community.
10. Member, International Neural Network Society (INNS, USA) (4769).
11. Member, ACM (USA) (0613233).
12. Fellow, Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) (India) (F- 212395).
13. Life Member, Instrumentation Society of India.
14. Life Member, ISTE (India) (LM 212395).
15. Life Member, Computer Society of India (Guwahati Chapter) (LM 01159505).
16. Life Member, Assam Science Society (India).

 Reviewer of over 50 international Journals

 

1. IEEE Transctions on Communicaitons

2. IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning System.

3. IEEE Signal Processing Letters.

4. IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems

5. IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security

6. IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics

7. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics

8. Elsevier Neural Networks.

9. Elsevier Measurement.

10. Elsevier Neurocomputing.

11. Elsevier Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.

12. Elsevier Engineering Science and Technology.

13. Elsevier Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.

14. Elsevier Annals of Nuclear Energy.

15. Elsevier Ain Shams Engineering Journal.

16. Elsevier Journal of Energy Institute.

17. Elsevier Journal of Computational Design and Engineering.

18. Elsevier Journal of King Saud University- Science.

19. Elsevier Journal of King Saud University- Computer and Information Sciences.

20. Elsevier Artificial Intelligence in Medicine.

21. Elsevier Informatics in Medicine Unlocked.

22. Elsevier Physical Communication.

23. Elsevier Applied Computing and Informatics.

24. Elsevier AEUE Journal of Electronics and Communication Engineering.

25. IET Signal Processing.

26. Springer Language Resources and Evaluation.

27. Springer Language Resources and Evaluation.

28. Springer International Journal of Speech Technology.

29. Wiley International Journal of Imaging Systems and Technology.

30. Wiley International Journal of Communication.

31. WSEAS Transactions on Communications.

32. WSEAS Transactions on System and Control.

 

TPC Member of over 150 international conferences

Publications in International Conference Proceedings- over 250 

Research areas

  • Mobile Communication
  • Soft computing
  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning
  • Speech Processing
  • Antenna Design

 

Teaching (during last five years)

  • Cognitive Radio (MTech SPC)
  • Learning Aided System Design
  • Communication Engineering
  • Signals and Systems
  • Digital Communication
  • Mobile Communication
  • Soft computing

 

Research Projects

Completed six as Chief Investigator (one minor and five major)

 

Research Guidance

      PhD

      Completed2.

       Triptirani Borah- Biometric Authentication using Soft computational Approaches 

       Mridusmita Sharma- Soft Computation Based Spectral and Temporal Models for         

       Lingusitically Motivated Assamese Telephonic Speech Recognition

 

      Ongoing-

      1. Surajit Deka (Visvesvaraya fellow)- Joint Channel Source Coding

      2. Mousmita Sarma- Deep Learning 

      3. Aradhana Misra- Mobile communicaiton

      4. Manami Barthakur- Image processing

      5. Manasjyoti Bhuyan (Visvesvaraya fellow)- Mobile communication

      6. Ananya Choudhury (Visvesvaraya fellow)- Computer vision

      7. Sivaranjan Goswami- Microstrip Patch Antenna

 

UG/PG Disseration/Project

MTech dissertation- About 200 completed, ongoing- 6;   MPhil- Completed 2, MSc- Over 150, BTech- around 50