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Dr. Swaroop Sahoo
Asst. Professor
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Biosketch
  • 1. Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, July 2016 - 

  • 2. Research Assistant, Colorado State University, Jan 2015 - July 2016

  • 3. MS and PhD student in the group of Prof. Steven C. Reising at Colorado State University, August 2007 - December 2014

  • 4. Interned with Dr. J. Vivekanandan (Senior Scientist at Earth Observation Observing Lab) at National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Summers 2009 - 2012
  • 5. Tata Consultancy Services, Systems Engineer, Nov 2005 - July 2007

  • 6. BTech degree with a major in Electrical Engineering from College of Engineering and Technology, May 2005
Research

1. Mathew, N. , S. Sahoo, Renju R. and C. Suresh Raju, "Millimetre-Wave Radiometric Information Content Analysis for Venus Atmospheric Constituents Studies", Radio Science URSI Special Issue 2019, accepted, 2019.

2. Sahoo, S. and S. Sharif, "Design of a Robust Beamforming X-Band Phased Array Weather Radar", Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., accepted with minor changes, 2019.

3. Uday, S. and S. Sahoo, "Study on Variation in Dielectric Constant of Water due to Polarizing and Non-Polarizing Pollutants at various Microwave Frequencies", IEEE APS, communicated, 2019.

4. Panda, S., S. Sahoo and G. Pandithurai, “Time Series Analysis of Ground-Based Microwave Measurements at K- and V-Bands to Detect Temporal Changes in Water Vapor and Temperature Profiles,” Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst.doi:10.5194/gi-2016-16. 

5. Sahoo, S., X. Bosch-Lluis, S. C. Reising, and J. Vivekanandan, "Retrieval of Slant Water Path and Slant Liquid Water using Radiometer Measurements During the DYNAMO Experiment," IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, vol. 8, no. 9, pp. 4315 - 4324, Sept. 2015.

6. Sahoo, S., X. Bosch-Lluis, S. C. Reising, and J. Vivekanandan, "Optimization of Background Information and Layer Thickness for Improved Accuracy of Water-Vapor Profile Retrieval from Ground-Based Microwave Radiometer Measurements at K-Band," IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, vol. 8, no. 9, pp. 4284 - 4295, Sept. 2015.

7. Sahoo, S., X. Bosch-Lluis, S. C. Reising, and J. Vivekanandan, "Radiometric Information Content for Water Vapor and Temperature Profiling in Clear Skies Between 10 and 200 GHz," IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 859-871, Feb. 2015.

8. Sahoo, S., S. C. Reising, S. Padmanabhan, J. Vivekanandan, F. Iturbide-Sanchez, N. Pierdicca, E. Pichelli and D. Cimini, “3-D Humidity Retrieval using a Network of Compact Microwave Radiometers to Correct for Variations in Wet Tropospheric Path Delay in Spaceborne Interferometric SAR Imagery,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., vol. 49, no. 9, pp. 3281–3290, Sept. 2011.

Teaching

Microwave Engineering

Electromagnetic Fields

Microwave Remote Sensing

Signals and Systems

RF Remote Sensing Systems

Electrical Machines

Microwave Engineering Lab

Control System Lab

CAD Lab

Research Group

Microwave Engineering and Radar Group

Research Area
RF and Microwave
Weather Radar
Microwave Remote Sensing
Microwave Radiometer
Additional Information
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Various Research Collaborations and Responsibilities
Description
  • 1. Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, July 2016 - 

  • a) Close collaboration with Dr. Suresh C. Raju, Head, Microwave Remote Sensing Section, Space Physics Laboratory, VSSC, ISRO since July 2017

  • b) In-charge of setting up of microwave test facility at Central Instrumentation Facility, July 2017-Dec 2018

  • c) In-charge of setting up of Machines lab at IIT Palakkad, July 2017-May 2019

  • d) Reviewer of IEEE JSTARS, IEEE TGRS, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology

  • 2. Research Assistant, Colorado State University, Jan 2015 - July 2016

  • 3. MS and PhD student in the group of Prof. Steven C. Reising at Colorado State University, August 2007 - December 2014

  • a) Worked on the Project "High-frequency Airborne Microwave and Millimeter-wave Radiometer" A collaborative project between Colorado State University (Lead), NASA/Caltech Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • b) Worked on the Project "Mitigation of Electromagnetic Transmission errors induced by Atmospheric Water Vapor Effects" funded by European Space Agency for Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • c) Participated in fabrication and deployment of Compact Microwave Radiometer for Humidity Profiling
  • d) Interned with Dr. J. Vivekanandan (Senior Scientist at Earth Observation Observing Lab) at National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Summers 2009 - 2012
  • 4. Tata Consultancy Services, Systems Engineer, Nov 2005 - July 2007

  • 5. BTech degree with a major in Electrical Engineering from College of Engineering and Technology, May 2005
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Research Students

Recent Publications

Sahoo, S, K. V. Mishra and S. Sharif
Proceedings of APRASC 2019 (2019)
Sharif, S. and S. Sahoo
Proceedings of IIWE 2018 (2018)
Venkatesan, P., S. Sahoo, M. Suresh, J. Chandapillai
Innovative Solutions in Flow Measurement and Control – Oil, Water and Gas 1-5 (2017)