To conduct seminars, workshops, and other events pertaining to all aspects of electronic circuits and systems
Field of interest statement: The theory, analysis, design (computer aided design), and practical implementation of circuits, and the application of circuit theoretic techniques to systems and to signal processing. The coverage of this field includes the spectrum of activities from, and including, basic scientific theory to industrial applications.
Dr P.V. Ananda Mohan
Dr P.V. Ananda Mohan (SM 1984 F 2005) obtained his Ph.D degree in Electrical Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in 1975. Since 1973, he was with I.T.I. Limited in R&D till December 2003. Since January 2004, he was with Electronics Corporation of India Limited, Bangalore as Advisor (Telecom) and in November 2004, he was appointed Executive Director
(Technical). His research interests are in the area of Analog VLSI design, VLSI architectures, Cryptography. He has published in these areas in refereed international journals and conferences. His book Switched Capacitor Filters: Theory, Analysis and Design coauthored with Dr. M. N. S. Swamy and Dr. V. Ramachandran was published by Prentice-Hall (London) in 1995. He has authored two more books Residue Number Systems: Algorithms and Architectures published in 2002 by Kluwer Academic Publishers and Current-mode VLSI Analog Filters: Design and Applications in 2003 by Birkhauser.
He is a Fellow of IETE. He is the chair of IEEE CAS Chapter, Bangalore. He was the Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems Part I during 2000-2003. He is an Honorary Editor of IETE Technical Review. He taught Mixed Signal Design for a few semesters at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He has received the Ram Lal Wadhwa Gold Medal Award from the Institution of Electronics and Communication Engineers (India) in 2003 and Indira Priyadarshini Award in 2004. He is also the current secretary of IEEE-Bangalore Section.
C.P.Ravikumar, Texas Instruments India
Dr. C.P. Ravikumar is with Texas Instruments India as a Senior Technologist in VLSI Test. Before joining
TI, he served on the faculty of the Department of Electrical Engineering at IIT Delhi as a Professor. He has
published over 150 papers in international conferences and journals. He has served as the technical program chair
for VLSI Design Conference and the VLSI Design and Test Symposium. He has also served as the member of the
program committee for several conferences, including HiPC (High Performance Computing)
He is the recipient of SIGDA student scholarship award, best paper award (VLSI Design conference) and best
student paper award (VLSI Design conference). He is a senior member of IEEE, Fellow of the Indian
Microelectronics Society, and the past secretary of VSI (VLSI Society of India). C.P. Ravikumar is the associate editor of "IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems" (2014-).