CHAIRMAN

Chairman

 

Dr. Ghanshyam Singh received Bachelor of Technology degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from National Institute of Technology Silchar (then REC Silchar) in 1997, Master of Technology and PhD degrees in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur in 2003 and 2012 respectively. In early 1999, he joined the academic staff of Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur, where he is an Associate Professor with the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering. He has worked as Visiting Scholar/Visiting Professor in the area of Photonic Switching and Networks for various periods at the Department of Physics, Herriot Watt University, Edinburgh, UK (March 2009), the Institute of Photonics, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu campus, Finland (January - June 2010) under the CIMO Fellowship (Govt. of Finland) and Department of EEE, Keio University, Hiyoshi Campus, Yokohama, Japan (October 2013). Dr. Singh has extensive teaching, research and sponsored R&D experience (for various funding agencies from India and abroad) on many aspects of Optical Communication and Photonics Engineering and has published and reported over 90 research papers/review articles in peer reviewed International journals/conferences. He has edited the book on proceedings of the International conference on recent cognizance in wireless communication & image processing (eBook ISBN: 978-81-322-2638-3) for Springer publication (India) and contributed a chapter for a book on Advanced Technologies (ISBN: 978-953-307-067-4, InTech publication, Austria). He has delivered expert talks on related research topics during various events held in India and abroad (including the Germany, Finland, Japan, Ukraine and Belarus). He was also awarded Travel Support Grant by Department of S&T, Govt. of India to participate International Conference SPIE Photonic West 2012, held in San Francisco, California, USA. Dr. Singh is a senior member of OSA, IEEE and Fellow of OSI and IETE. He is also a life member of other professional societies including SPIE, ISTE, IE (India), etc. Presently, Dr. Singh is engaged with joint research projects with partner researchers from Keio University (Japan), University of Vienna (Austria) and Lviv National Polytechnique University, Lviv (Ukraine). His current research interest includes Micro and Nano-structured photonic devices, all optical circuits and networks and non-linear characteristics of photonic crystal fibers.