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Dr. Amit Kumar Singh
Associate Professor
Department of Electronics Engineering Indian Institute of Technology
aksingh.ece@iitbhu.ac.in
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Area of Interest: 
Microstrip Antennas, Shorted Microstrip Antenna, UWB/SWB antenna, RFID antenna for Tag and Reader,Optical antenna

Academic Qualifications:

  • Ph. D. (Electronics Engineering), Specialization: Microwave Engineering, Indian Institute   of   Technology(Banaras  Hindu   University), Varanasi (U. P.), 2010.
  • M. E. (Electronics Engineering), Specialization: Communication System, Govt. Engineering College, Jabalpur (M. P.), 2003.
  • B. Tech. (Electronics Engineering),  I.E.T. (Purvanchal University), Jaunpur (U. P.),  2001.

 
 

  1. Teaching Experience:
  • Associate Professor, IIT(BHU), Varanasi, India, since 18 July, 2017 to till date.
  • Assistant Professor, IIT(BHU), Varanasi, India, since 30 October, 2007 to 18 July 2017,
  • Assistant Professor, BIT SINDRI,  Dhanbad, India, 11 September, 2006 to 30 October 2007.

Courses Taught:
Under Graduate Level

  • EC-2206A/2406A/2108A/2101A/2302A/2300A: Electronics & Instrumentation
  • EC-2201/2212A/2204A: Analog Circuits and Systems (Electronics & Electrical Engg)
  • EC-2202: Antenna and Propagation
  • EC-4106: Satellite Communication
  • EC-3102/3104A: Digital Circuits & Systems (Electronics & Electrical Engg)
  • EO102: fundamentals of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Post Graduate level
  • EC-5241: Mobile Communication System and Wireless Network
  • EC-5134: Solid State Devices & Applications
  • EC-5216 Satellite Communication
  • EC-5113MIC and MMIC

Ph. D. Supervised: 
 

S. No. Name of Student Year Title of Thesis
1. Sarthak Singhal Awarded   Some Investigations on UWB  Microstrip Antennas
2. Sudhir Bhaskar Pursuing Patch Antenna for RFID Tag                                   
3. Sumit Srivastava Pursuing Super Wide Band  Microstrip Antenna 

 
M.Tech. Dissertation Supervised:  
 

S. No. Name Year Title of Thesis
1. Abhay Kotnala 2009 Design and Development of L-Strip Proximity Fed Shorted Rectangular Patch Antenna for Mobile Communication
2. Manoj Kumar Srivastava 2012 CPW-FED Monopole-like Slot Antenna for UWB application
3. Sarthak Singhal 2012 Shorted Gap-Coupled Microstrip Patch Antenna 
4. Nitish Khatri 2014 UWB  Vivaldi Antenna
5. Tushar Goyal 2014 UWB  monopole microstrip Antenna
6. Nand Kishore 2014 UWB  dipole microstrip Antenna
7. Ankit Pandey 2015 Ultra Wide Band  fractal microstrip patch antenna
8. Rajveer Singh 2015 Ultra Wide Band dipole microstrip patch antenna
9. Awneep Pandey Pursuing Ultra Wide Band  monopole microstrip patch antenna

 
 

  • Research Interest:
  •   Microstrip Antenna,
  •  Patch antenna for handset/ portable devices, 
  • Ultra Wide Band (UWB) Antenna,
  • Super Wideband Antenna
  • Antenna for RFID Transponder
  • Antenna for RFID Reader
  • UWB Antenna for Airborne Applications
  •   Optical Antenna
  • Graphene loaded antenna
  • Super wideband antenna 
  • Electromagnetics
  • Metamaterials

List of Publications:  (Till 10th July 2017)
Papers Published in Refereed Journal: 24
          Impact Factor of Journals:

  • IET Microwave Antenna & Propagation, IF:0.817
  • Progress in Electromagnetic Research, IF: 0.211
  • International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, IF: 0.456
  • Wiley Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, IF: 0.623
  • International Journal of Electronics, U.K., IF : 0.459
  • Frequenz- Journal of RF-Engineering and Telecommunications, IF: 0.393
  •  Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing.( Springer Science), IF:.417

 
 

S. No. Author(s) Year Title Complete Reference of Journal
1. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh  April
2017
Asymmetrically CPW-Fed Ladder-Shaped Fractal Antenna For UWB Applications Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, _ Springer Science+Business Media New York
DOI 10.1007/s10470-017-0976-5
2. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh  March
2017
Modified Star-star fractal (MSSF) Super Wideband  Antenna Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, U.S.A.
Vol. 59, No. 3, pp. 624-630, March 2017.
3. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh  Dec
2016
Asymmetrically CPW-fed Circle inscribed Hexagonal Super Wideband Fractal Antenna Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, U.S.A.
Vol. 58, No.12, pp. 2794-2799,Dec 2016. 
4. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh Sept
2016
CPW-fed Octagonal  Super Wideband Fractal Antenna with Defected Ground Structure
 
 
IET Microwaves, Antenna  and Propagation www.ietdl.org. Sept2016
 
5. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh Sept 2016 Asymmetrically CPW-fed Hourglass Shaped  UWB Monopole  Antenna with Defected Ground Plane Wireless Personal Communication, Springer, International Journal, USA
 DOI 10.1007/s11277-016-3706-x
6. Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar Singh May
2016
CPW-fed Phi Shaped Monopole Antenna for Super Wideband Applications  Progress in Electromagnetic Research C, Vol. 64, pp- 105-116, 2016
7. Rajveer Singh Brar, Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar Singh July
2016
Roteted Quadrilateral Dipole UWB Antenna for Wireless Communications  Progress in Electromagnetic Research C, Vol. 66, pp- 117-128, 2016
 
8. Sarthak Singhal , T Goel and Amit Kumar Singh Aug
2016
Hexagonal Tree Shaped UWB Fractal Antenna  International Journal of Electronics Letters, Taylor & fransis U.K. , DOI:    10.1080/21681724.2016.1218056
9. Sarthak Singhal, Pragya Singh  and Amit Kumar Singh 
 
July
2016
 
 
 
Asymmetrically CPW-Fed  Octagonal Sierpinski  UWB Fractal Antenna
 
Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, U.S.A.
Vol. 58, No. 7, pp. 1738-1745, July 2016.
10. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh June
2016
CPW-fed Hexagonal Sierpinski Super Wideband Fractal Antenna IET Microwaves, Antenna  and Propagation , doi:10.1049/iet-map.2016.0154, www.ietdl.org. June 2016
11. Sarthak Singhal, Nand Kishor Verma and Amit Kumar Singh
 
Feb 2016 Hex-Sided Rounded Dipole Antenna (HSRDA) For UWB Applications Frequenz-Journal of RF-Engineering and Telecommunications, February 2016 (DOI: 10.1515/freq-2015-0178) 
12. Sarthak Singhal, Nand Kishor Verma and Amit Kumar Singh
 
Feb 2016 Elliptical Annular Slot Loaded Trapezoidal Dipole Antenna For Band-Notched UWB Applications Iraqi Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Accepted) ISSN 1814-5892 (Print), ISSN 2078-6069 (Online) 
 
13. Ankit Pandey, Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar Singh Feb
2016
Shaped CPW-Fed Circular Fractal Antenna With Third Iterative Orthogonal Elliptical Slots for UWB Applications International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies,Cambridege University Press and the European Microwave Association,  (doi:10.1017/S1759078715001506)  
 
14. Ankit Pandey, Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar Singh Jan 2016
 
CPW-Fed Third Iterative Square Shaped Fractal Antenna For UWB Applications Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, U.S.A.
Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 92-99, January 2016
15. Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar Singh
 
Jan 2016 CPW-Fed 8-shaped Monopole  Antenna For UWB Applications Frequenz-Journal of RF-Engineering and Telecommunications, January 2016 (DOI: 10.1515/freq-2015-0025) 
16. Rajveer Singh Brar, Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar Singh Jan 2016
 
Fractal Dipole Antenna For UWB Applications Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, U.S.A.Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 39-47, January 2016
17. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh August
2015
Crescent Shaped Dipole Antenna For UWB Applications Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, U.S.A.
Vol. 57, No. 8, pp. 1773-1782, August 2015
18. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh  July
2015
 
 
 
Modified Theta Shaped Monopole Antenna With defected ground Structure For UWB Applications Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, U.S.A.
Vol. 57, No. 7, pp. 1625-1632, July 2015.
19. Manoj Kr. Shrivastava, A. K. Gautam and Amit Kumar Singh June 2015 A Novel B-Shaped Ultrawideband Antenna With Open Slot Ground Plane, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, USA, Vol.57, No.6, pp.1516-1521, June 2015.
 
20. Sarthak Singhal  and Amit Kumar Singh June 2015 Beveled Monopole Antenna with Slot Loaded Semicircular like Ground Plane For UWB Application
 
Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, USA, Vol.57, No.6, pp.1289-1296, June 2015.
 
 
21. Sarthak Singhal, Tusar Goel, and Amit Kumar Singh March 2015 Inner Tapered Tree-Shaped Fractal Antenna for UWB Applications Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, USA  Vol.57, No.3, pp.559-567, March 2015.
 
22. Amit Kumar Singh, Manoj Kumar Meshram and B.R. Vishvakarma July 2010 L-Strip Proximity Fed Shorted Rectangular Microstrip Antenna for Mobile Communication
 
Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, USA  Vol.52, No.7, pp.1567-1571, July 2010.
 
23. Amit Kumar Singh and Manoj Kumar Meshram April 2008 Slot Loaded Shorted Patch for Dual-band Operation Microwave and Optical Technology Letter, USA  Vol. 50, No.4, April 2008, pp. 1010-1017.
  24. Amit Kumar Singh and M. K. Meshram March 2007 Shorting Pin Loaded Dual-band Compact Rectangular Microstrip Antenna
 
International Journal of Electronics, U.K. , Vol. 94, Issue 3, March 2007, pp. 237-250.
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Papers Under Review

  1. Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar SinghRadioengineering (Under Review)

 
Papers Presented in Symposium/Conference and/or Published in the Proceedings

S. No. Author(s) Year Title Name and Place of Conference
1. Sarthak Singhal and A. K. Singh 2016 Microstrip Fed Star Super Wideband Fractal Antenna Asia Pacific Microwave Conference, New Delhi,  4 Dec-9 Dec 2016.
2. Sarthak Singhal and A. K. Singh 2016 Hexagonal Super Wideband Fractal Antenna Poster Session, APS/URSI, Puerto Rico,Fajrado USA, 26June-1 July 2016
3. S. Bhaskar, Sarthak Singhal, Amit Kumar Singh 2016 CPW-fed Inverted U-Shaped Folded -Slot Monopole Antenna for RFID Applications   National Conference on recent Advancement in Communication Engeneering and microelectronics (RACEM), March 9-10, 2016, MMMUT Gorakhpur (India) 
4. S. Bhaskar, Sarthak Singhal, Amit Kumar Singh 2016 2.4/5.8 Hgz Dual Band monopole Antenna for RFID Applications National Conference on recent Advancement in Communication Engeneering and microelectronics (RACEM), March 9-10, 2016, MMMUT Gorakhpur (India) 
5. Sarthak Singhal and Amit Kumar Singh 2015 CPW-fed Phi Shaped Monopole Antenna for Super Wideband
 
IEEE Applied Electromagnetics Conference (AEMC), Dec 18-22, 201, IIT Guwahati (India).  
6. Rajbir Singh, Ankit Pandey,Awneep Pandey and A. K. Singh 2014 Dipole fractal antenna for UWB Applications 10th International Conference on Microwaves,Antenna,Propagation and Remote Sensing (ICMARS), Jodhpur, 9-12th Dec,pp 232-235
 
7. Sarthak Singhal, Tusar Goel, and Amit Kumar Singh 2013 Novel Diamond Shaped UWB Monopole Antenna Annual IEEE India Conference (INDICON), IIT Bombay, 978-1-4799-2275-8/13/31.00
8. Shrivastava M.K.; Gautam, A.K.; Singh, A.K.    2012 A CPW-FED UWB monopole- like slot      antenna IEEE Conference on Communications, Devices and Intelligent Systems (CODIS), PP.  235 – 237, Dec.2012
 
9. Sarthak Singhal, Amit Kumar Singh and Manoj Kumar Meshram 2011 Broadband Microstrip Antenna Using Radiating Edge Coupled Parasites IEEE Applied Electromagnetics Conference & IEEE Indian Antenna Week, Dec 18-22, 2011, Kolkata (India), page ATT 124. 
10. Manoj Srivastava, Amit Kumar Singh 2011 Wideband Microstrip Ring Antenna National Conference on Recent Advancement in Microwave Engineering, Dec 16-17, 2011, Gwalior  (India), page 27-29.
 
11. Sarthak Singhal, Amit Kumar Singh and Manoj Kumar Meshram 2011 Slot-loaded Broadband microstrip Antenna with Parasitic Elements National Conference on Recent Advancement in Microwave Engineering, Dec 16-17, 2011, Gwalior  (India), page 1-4.
12. Amit Kumar Singh, Satyakesh Dubey, M.K.Meshram and B.R. Vishvakarma 2009 Analysis of shorting pin loaded stacked microstrip antenna Symposium on vacuum Electronic Devices and Applications (VEDA), January 8-10, 2009, Varanasi, page Ant (5)1-4.
13. Amit Kumar Singh, Abhay Kotnala and Manoj Kumar Meshram 2009 L-Strip Proximity Fed Shorted Microstrip Antenna for Dual Band Operation ISMOT 2009, Dec. 16-19, New Delhi, India, pp.365-369.
 
14. Ashish Pandey and Amit Kumar Singh 2008 Compact H-shaped microstrip antenna with shorting post using IE3D International Conference on Recent Advances in Microwave Theory and Applications (Microwave 08), Nov 21-24, 2008, Jaipur (Rajasthan),page 803-805.
14. A. K. Singh and M. K. Meshram 2007 Slot-Loaded Shorted Rectangular Microstrip Antenna for Mobile Communication Asia Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC), December 11-14, 2007, Bangkok, Thailand, pp 1-4.
15. Manoj Kumar Meshram and A.K. Singh 2007 Parametric study of L-strip Proximity Fed Rectangular Microstrip Antenna International Conference on Microwaves and Optoelectronics (ICMO), Dec 17-20, 2007, Aurangabad (MS).
16. A. K. Singh and M. K. Meshram 2006 Shorted Rectangular Microstrip Antenna for Dual-Band Operation Poster Session, Wednesday, July 12, 2006, URSI, New Maxico, 9-14 July 2006, Page 2661-2664.

 
 

  1. Experiences in Academic Administration:
  • , A. S. N. Bose Hostel, IIT(BHU), Varanasi (July 2015-till date)
  • , Rajputana Hostel, IIT(BHU), Varanasi (2009-2010)
  • , Attendance compilation & monitoring since 2010-2013
  • , Physical Verification committee since 2010
  • , “Advisory committee” Training & Placement Cell ITBHU since 2010-2015
  • , Condemnation committee since 2011
  • , Tabulation committee
  • , Ph.D. Registration committee
  • , Purchase Committee
  • of DPGC, DUGC, Space Committee, Laboratories Committee
  • , “Anti Ragging squad” at University Level 2011
  • , Vigilance Squads for Anti ragging in IT-Hostels/campus since 2010
  • , Core Committee for 92nd Convocation IT (2010)
  • , Registration/Orientation Program of UGD/IDD/IMD Part-I Students
  • , Admission Committee of M.Tech/Ph.D. Program of department
  • , SC/ST Grievance Committee at department level
  • , Sub-committee of Procession, Convocation 2015,2016

Membership of Professional Societies:

  • Member, The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE), India.

Reviewer:

  • Reviewer of Elsevier Journal of Electronics and Communications.
  • Reviewer of Advances in Computational Electromagnetic Society (ACES) Journal
  • Reviewer of Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications
  • Reviewer of Indian Journal of Radio & Space Physics (IJRSP)

 
Scholastic Achievements:

  • Awarded Senior Research Fellowship by UGC, GOI.
  • Awarded Junior Research Fellowship by UGC, GOI.
  • Secure 2nd position in Master of Technology examination at University Level.
  • GATE scholarship during M. E.
  • Gold Medal for 1st position in Intermediate examination at college.
  • Awarded National Scholarship at 10+2 and 10th Level.
  • Got 1st position in High School examination at school level.

A. Simulation 

  • ANSYS HFSS, CST microwave studio
  • Workstations (Dual Intel Xeon 2650 v4, 12 Cores, 256 GB DDR4 ECC RAM, 12 GB GPU (NVidia Tesla K40C)

B. Fabrication

  • Eleven Lab PCB/Antenna Prototyping Machine
  • T-Tech Milling Machine
  • Soldering Station

C. Characterization

  • Anechoic Chamber ( 700 MHz to 25 GHz)
  • Vector Network Analyzers:                                                                                                                                                                           VNA Master MS 3028 C (Anritsu) (5kHz - 20 GHz),                                                                                                                             PNA Network Analyzer E8364B (Agilent) (10 MHz-50 GHz)
  • Radiation characteristic measurement (Antenna positioner)

 

A.    Collaborative  Research Group:

  • Dr. Satyakesh Dubey, NPL, New Delhi
  • Dr. R.S. Singh, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, IIT(BHU)
  • Dr. Anchal Srivastava,  Department of Physics, BHU
  • Dr. Sanjay Srivastava,  Department of Physics, BHU

B.     Ph.D./M.Tech Research Scholars:

Name Ph.D./M.Tech Research Area                                  
Mr. Sumit Srivastava Ph.D. (QIP) Reconfigurable  Antennas
Mr. Sudheer Bhaskar Ph.D. (Institute TA) RFID Tag Antenna
Ms. Bidisha Barman M.Tech (Institute TA) Dual Band RFID Tag Antennas
Mr. Akshay Garg M.Tech (Institute TA) Topic yet to decided
Mr. Dinesh M.Tech (Institute TA) Topic yet to decided