GULBARGA UNIVERSITY

university Science Instrumentation Centre

 

Dr. Vani R.M.

Professor  &  Head

U.S.I.C.

Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University

Kalaburagi - 585 106

Karnataka, India

Residence

# No. 107, Shiva Nilaya

Saraswatipuram,

Behind university, Kusanoor,

Kalaburagi - 585 106

Karnataka, India

E-mail: vanirm12@rediffmail.com

Tel No.: +91 8472 246944 (R)

Tel No.: +91 8472 263259 [O]

+91 9342331758 (Cell)

 

 

Academic Qualifications: B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D.

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B.E

BIET, Davanagere Mysore University, Mysore

1987

M.Tech.

SJCE, Mysore University, Mysore

1991

Ph.D.

Dept. of Applied Electronics,

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Title of Thesis: Study of Antennas and Development of Computer based antenna measurement system

2005

 

Areas of Specialization

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Electronics, Microwave Antennas, Compact and Broadband Microstrip antennas, Smart antennas for wireless communication, Fractal Microstrip antennas, Monopole antennas, Antenna with EBG structures, Nanoantennas and Embedded controllers.

 

Teaching Experience= 24 years

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1.

Lecturer, Dept. of E & C, BIET, Davanagere

1991-1995

2.

Asst. Professor, Dept. of E & C, BIET, Davanagere

1995

3.

Reader/Technical Officer-II, USIC, Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi

1995-2012

   4.

Professor & Head, USIC, Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi

2012 to till date

Administrative Experience= 20 years

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1.

Warden, Ganga Ladies Hostel, GUG from

01.08.2001 to 20.06.2002

2.

Head, USIC, Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi

11.10.1999 to till date

3.

Coordinator, PGDESA, USIC, Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi

24.07.2008 to till date

 

Research Guidance

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● Doctor of Philosophy: 09

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

Status

1.

Mohammed Bakhar

Study of Smart Antennas for Wireless Communication.

Degree  Awarded

2.

Jagadeesha S.

Study of Fractal Microstrip Antennas for Wireless Communication

Degree  Awarded

3.

Naveena S. M.

Some Studies on Monopole Antennas

Degree  Awarded

4.

Smt. Savita M. Shaka

Study of Microstrip Antenna with Electromagnetic Band Gap Structures

Working

5.

Smt. Roopa M.

Design and Implementation of System-on-chip using Advanced Microcontroller Bus Architecture

Working

6.

Rajendra Patil

Study of Nanotechnology in Electronics

Working

7.

Sudhindra F.

Some studies on Embedded Systems

Working

8.

Prashant R. Telkar

Some studies on microstrip antenna with Metamaterials

Working

9.

Sidaanngauda B.

Some studies on MIMO microstrip antennas

Working

 

● Master of Philosophy: 05

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1.

Naveen S.M.

A Study on Slot-loaded Printed Rectangular Monopole Antenna

Degree  Awarded

2.

Asma Praveen

Development of microcontroller based low cost Medical Ventilator.

Degree  Awarded

3.

Sudhindra F.

A Study on Wireless Embedded system for multiple parameter  control

Degree  Awarded

4.

Mrs. Manjula Naik

Study of Microstrip Antenna with EBG

Degree  Awarded

5.

AnilKumar Zille

Study of Embedded System for Medical applications

Degree  Awarded

 

Research Projects

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Completed

Sl.No.

Title of the project

Funding Agency

Duration

Amount sanctioned

1.

Effect of Metallic & Dielectric Flanges on Slotted Waveguide Antennas (as a Co-Investigator)

DST, New-Delhi

1998-2001

Rs.11.14 lakhs

2.

Design and Development of Compact and Broadband Microstrip antennas (as a Principal Investigator)

UGC, New-Delhi

2010-2013

Rs. 9.9 lakhs

3.

Non-SAP Programme (as a CO-coordinator)

UGC, New-Delhi

2009-2013

Rs. 10 lakhs

 

 

BOOKS:02

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1.

 “Microwave Measurement Techniques & its Applications”  Edited by,  Prof.J.Behari, Anamaya Publishers, New-Delhi, India., 2003 [One of our  Research article entitled  “ A Simple  Gap-Coupled Technique for the  Enhancement of Bandwidth of Microstrip Array Antennas”  included  in the Book. pp194-199] January 2003.

2.

“Topics in Electromagnetic waves: Devices, Effects and applications” Edited by  Prof. J.Behari.,  Copyright 2005, Anamaya publishers, New Delhi, India. [One of our Research article entitled “Optimization of various parameters for compact antenna with broadband operation”, included  in the Book,  pp 5-8], 2005.

 

Research Publications in International Journals: Total  90

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Research Publications in National Journals: Total 25

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Research Publications in the International Symposia/Conference : Total 45

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Research Publications in the National Symposia/Conference: Total 105

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Membership of Professional Organizations

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1.

Life Member; ISOI, B'lore.

2.

Life Member, ISTE, New Delhi.

3.

Life Member, IE, Calcutta.

4.

Life Member, IETE, New Delhi.

 

Foreign Country visited : Singapore(2006)

Seminars/Conferences/Workshops/Training Programmes Attended

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Sl.No.

Title

Topic

Venue/Place

Duration

Year

1.

ISTE Continuing Education programme

Power Electronics

B.I.E.T., Davangere

12-13, Nov

1994

2.

Short Term Course

PC based Instrumentation

I.I.Sc., B’iore

16-26, July

1996

3.

International Conference

Advances in Instrumentation ICI-96

I.I.Sc, B’lore

8-10 Aug

1996

4.

National Seminar

The Role of Public Institutions in the Empowerment of Women

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

16 Jan

1997

5.

R.I.C. Short Term Course

Solar Energy Engg and Instrumentation

I.I.Sc, B’lore

8-20, Sept

1997

6.

National Symposium

Instrumentation NSI-22

NPL, New Delhi

22-25, Oct

1997

7.

One day Seminar

Role of Women in Education

Gulbarga Univer, Gulbarga

20th Feb

1998

8.

National Conference

Electronic Materials, Devices & Systems, NCEMDS-1999

Applied Electronics, GUG

18-20, Jan

1999

9.

International Symposium

Radar

Ashok Hotel, B’lore

14-17, Dec.

1999

10.

National Symposium

Instrumentation NSI-24

Goa University, Goa

2-5, Feb

2000

11.

Training Program[ISRO]

Remote Sensing Awareness

Appl. Electronics, GUG.

11-12, October

2000

12.

UGC Refresher Course

Electronics

Appl. .Electronics, GUG.

2-22, November

2000

13.

Workshop

Expts. With Lasers

Dept of Physics, GUG

23rd Jan

2001

14.

Technical Seminar organized by Agilent Technologies, N-Delhi

RF & Wireless Fundamentals Seminar

Hotel Grand Kakatia, Hyderabad

12th April

2001

15.

Training Program

Computer Hardware Maintains & Assembly

WRIC, Mumbai Univ., Mumbai.

29th OCT to 3rd Nov.

2001

16.

International Symposium

Radar

Ashok Hotel, Bangalore

12-14, December

2001

17.

Short Term Course

"New Trends in Materials Chemistry" organized by JNCASR, Bangalore.

Dept. of Chemistry, GUG

16-18, January

2002

18.

UGC Refresher Course

Electronics

Applied Electronics, GUG.

1-21, March

2002

19.

NI DAY Conference

Measurement & Automation Organised by NI, Texas

Leela Palace Hotel Airport Rd, B’lore.

11th December

2002

20.

International Symposium

Radar

Ashok Hotel, Bangalore

2-5, December

2003

21.

International Symposium

Radar

Tata Auditorium, I.I.Sc, Bangalore

19-22, December

2005

22.

Short Term Course

Microcontrollers & Embedded Systems

Dept. of Inst, IISc, B’lore.

22-31 May

2006

23.

National Conference

Emerging Trends in Physics and Engineering Sciences 2006

JSS College, Mysore.

 Sept. 25-26

2006

24.

International Symposium

Antennas and Propagation ISAP2006

Orchard Hotel, Singapore

1-4, Nov

2006

25.

National Workshop

Wireless Communications

Tata Auditorium, I.I.Sc, Bangalore

17-18, August

2007

26

Awareness program

“Sensitization-cum-awareness program for Technology Information Facilitation program

(SAP for TIFP)

Gulbarga University,

Gulbarga.

17,

November

2007

27

Workshop

E-governance Initiatives and Policies in Education

Gulbarga University,

Gulbarga.

19-20 December

2008

28

Conference

“Science and Technology for Mankind “—organized byDept. of Science & Technology, Govt. of Karnataka, Karnataka Science & Technology Academy

Gulbarga University,

Gulbarga

23-24 Sept..

 

2009

29

International Conference

(Co-chaired the Technical session)

“Communication, Computation, Control & Nanotechnology” (ICN-2010).

 

Rural Engineering College, Bhalki.

 

29-30, October

2010

 

30

Kalburagi Kampu (Science Exhibitions)

Bharat Vikasa Sangama-3

Gulbarga

23 Dec 2010-1 Jan 2011

2010-11

31

7th Kannada Vijnana Sammelana

(Co-chaired the Technical session)

Modern Trends in Agriculture and  Sciences.

Karnataka Science Congress  and Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

15-17 September

2011

32

National conference

(Co-chaired the Technical session)

“Emerging Trends in Engineering and Management”

PESITM Shivamogga

1st-2nd March

2013

33

Regional Conference

“Science & Technology for Development

KSTA-Bangalore and

Central Uni. of Karnataka

30-31, Jan-2014

2014

34

National Conference

(Co-chaired the Technical session)

“Recent innovations in Engineering and Technology”

Regional Engineering College, Bhalki

 

03-04, May

2014

36

National Conference

(Co-chaired the Technical session)

7th IETE Conference on RF and Wireless (Icon RFW-14)

HKBK College of Engineering, Bangalore

08-10 May

2014

37

National Conference

“Science and Technology for Disaster Management”.   Jointly organized by central university Gulbarga and Karnataka Science & technology academy (KSTA).

S M Pandit Ranga Mandir,

Gulbarga

 

22-23 January

 

2015

38

KSTA Regional Conference

“Energy, Climate Change and Environment”

S M Pandit Ranga Mandir,

Gulbarga

 

29-30 January

 

2016