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Debarati Sen

Country of origin: India Currently in: India, Kharagpur General field of specialization: Engineering sciences
Academic Background

Degrees

2010 Doctorate Engineering sciences
2004 Master Engineering sciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Engineering sciences

Debarati Sen is presently associated with the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur as an Associate Professor in the G.S.S. School of Telecommunications. She received her Master in Engineering in 2004 as a university topper from IIEST, Howrah, and PhD in Telecommunication Engineering from IIT- Kharagpur in 2010 as a National Doctoral Fellow. She was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Dept. of Signals and Systems, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, and a Senior Chief Engineer at Samsung Research, Bangalore, India prior to join IIT-Kharagpur as an Assistant Professor in 2013. In 2014, Dr. Sen was a visiting faculty with the Institute for Communications Engineering, Technical University of Munich, Germany through the DAAD-IIT Faculty Exchange Program. In 2019, she was an academic visitor with the Dept. of ECSE, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. In her research, Dr. Sen focuses on Wireless and Optical Communication Systems, mostly on 5G & Beyond Communications, Millimeter Wave Communications, Large MIMO Systems, Short Range Communications, Terahertz Communications, Cloud RAN, and Baseband algorithm design for coherent optical communications. Her research is supported by a variety of Govt. organizations including MHRD, BEL, HAL, MeitY, DST, DRDO, Indian Railways and external collaborators like AIRBUS, Qualcomm, Samsung etc. Dr. Sen has 12 patent applications to her credit including few US Granted Patents, and published more than 100 papers in Journals and Conferences of repute. Her administrative responsibilities includes - editorial board membership of two international journals; TPC Co-Chair - IEEE NCC 2020, and IEEE ICIIS 2019; Publication Co-Chair, IEEE ANTS 2015; Member, Board of Studies, RV College of Engineering, Bangalore (2018-2021); Member, Mentor Council for NCVT courses, Min. of L&E, GoI (2014-2015); Member, RNES working group, TSDSI, India (Since 2014); Divisional IP Coordinator, Samsung Research, Bangalore (2013) etc. As Chair, IEEE Kharagpur Chapter (2020), and Chair, IEEE WIE Kharagpur Chapter (2017-2019), Debarati is involved in Inspiring, Engaging, Encouraging and Empowering women in engineering. She is dedicated to facilitating the development of programs and activities that promote the entry and retention of women in science, technology and related fields. She is also associated with ‘Sarada Kalyan Bhandar’, a non-profit public philanthropic trust to nourish and elevate the under privileged Children, Youth, Women, and Uncared Old Ladies of neighbouring area through Education, Nutrition, Health Care and Environmental Awareness. She is the recipient of Best Paper Award at Samsung Tech. Conference 2010; IE(I) Young Engineers Award 2010; ‘Award of Excellence’ at Samsung Research, Bangalore in 2010; IETE N.V.G. Memorial Award 2013; Best Paper Award (Honorable Mention) at IEEE ANTS 2016, Bangalore; Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2017. She is a Senior Member of IEEE, Fellow of IE(I), and Life Member, Indian Science Congress Association.


Publications resulting from Research: 


JOURNAL PAPERS

1. Performance Analysis of a SAGE based Semi-blind Channel Estimator for Pilot Contaminated MU Massive MIMO Systems by Mawatwal K., Sen Debarati, Roy R. IEEE Access 8(1) 46682-46700 (2020)

2. Impact of Intra-cluster Angular Spread on the Performance of NLoS Millimeter Wave Links with Imperfect Beam Alignment by Kutty S., Sen Debarati IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 69(2) 1813-1827 (2020)

3. Semi-Blind Data Detection and Non-linear Equalization in Full-duplex TWR-OFDM Systems with High Mobility by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications 18(12) 6000-6014 (2019)

4. Design and Deployment of UAV-Aided Post-Disaster Emergency Network by Panda K. G., Das S., Sen Debarati, Arif W. IEEE Access 7 102985-102999 (2019)

5. An Iterative Semi-Blind Channel Estimation scheme and Uplink Spectral Efficiency of Pilot Contaminated One-bit Massive MIMO Systems by Boddupelly S., Mawatwal K., Sen Debarati, Chakrabarti S. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 68(8) 7854-7868 (2019)

6. An Inclusive Survey on Array Antenna Design for Millimeter-Wave Communications by Ghosh S., Sen Debarati IEEE Access 7 83137-83161 (2019)

7. Iterative SAGE based Joint MCFOs and Channel Estimation for Full Duplex Two-Way Multi-relay Systems in Highly Mobile Environment by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications 17(11) 7379-7394 (2018)

8. Energy Efficient Scheduling for Concurrent Transmission in Millimeter Wave WPANs by Rakesh R. T., Das G., Sen Debarati IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing 17(12) 2789-2803 (2018)

9. On Bounds of Spectral Efficiency of Optimally Beamformed NLOS Millimeter Wave Links by Rakesh R. T., Sen Debarati, Das G. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 67(4) 3646-3651 (2018)

10. A Semi-Blind Channel Estimation Algorithm for Massive MIMO Systems by Mawatwal K., Sen Debarati, Roy R. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters 6(1) 70-73 (2017)

11. Joint Estimation of MCFOs and Channel Gains for Two-way Multi-relay Systems with High Mobility by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE Wireless Communications Letters 6(5) 610-613 (2017)

12. Beamforming for Millimeter Wave Communications: An Inclusive Survey by Kutty S., Sen Debarati IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials 18(2) 949-973 (2016)

13. Joint Estimation of Time, Frequency Offsets and Channel Gains with ICIs in EF multi-relay DMIMO-OFDM system by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 66(7) 5822-5838 (2016)

14. MCRB for Timing and Phase Offset for Low-Rate Optical Communication with Self-Phase Modulation by Sen Debarati, Wymeersch H., Irukulapati N. V., Agrell E., Johannisson P., Karlsson M., Andrekson P. A. IEEE Communications Letters 17(5) 1004-1007 (2013)

15. Method of Generating Multiple Sets of Orthogonal Codes with Wide Choice of Spreading Factors by Jos S., Nair J. P., Sen Debarati, Naniyat A. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters 1(5) 492-495 (2012)

PATENTS PUBLISHED / APPLIED

1. Method and System for joint Training Sequences design for correlated Channel and Frequency Offset Estimation (US Patent Grant # 10560302 B2, Feb 11, 2020), by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati (2020)

2. Wideband electromagnetically coupled microstrip patch antenna for 60 GHz millimeter wave phased array panel, (Indian Patent Application # 201931030816, July 30, 2019), by Ghosh S., Sen Debarati (2019)

3. A Method and System for Frequency Estimation using Modified MUSIC with Reduced Sample Size, (IPR & IR Cell, IIT-Kharagpur ID # 21341, May 26, 2017), by Mankar P. D., Sen Debarati, Ray P. (2017)

4. Method and Apparatus for Timing Synchronization at Sub-sampled rate for Sub-sampled Wideband Systems, (US Patent Grant # 9054905 B2, June 09, 2015), by Sen Debarati, Bynam K., Nair J. P., Naniyat A. (2015)5.

5. Method and System for Handling Interference Between a Low Power Network and a High Power Network Sharing a Common Frequency Band, (US Patent Publication # 20140328194 A1, Nov. 06, 2014), by Sen Debarati, Patro R. K., Thejaswi P. C. (2014)

6. System and Method for Sub-sampled OFDM based Sub-band Wideband for Energy Efficient UWB and 60GHz Communications, (Indian Patent Publication # 18/2013, May 03, 2013), by Nair J. P., Sen Debarati, Jos S., Naniyat A. (2013)

7. Timing Synchronization Method and Apparatus in a Wireless Communication System, (US Patent Grant # 8433012 B2, April 30, 2013), by Sen Debarati, Nair J. P., Jos S., Naniyat A. (2013)

8. Method and Apparatus for Generating Multiple Sets of Codes for Spread Spectrum based Communication Systems, (Indian Patent Publication # 43/2012, Oct. 26, 2012), by Jos S., Nair J. P., Sen Debarati, Naniyat A. (2012)

9. Methods and Devices for Handling Inter-Symbol Interference in a Sub-band Ultra-Wideband Communication Environment, (Indian Patent Publication # 05/2012, Feb. 03, 2012), by Bynam K., Nair J. P., Sen Debarati, Naniyat A. (2012)

10. Method and System of Frequency Synchronization for Sub-Band Multicarrier based Wideband Systems, (Indian Patent Publication # 48/2012, Nov. 30, 2012), by Sen Debarati, Nair J. P., Jos S., Naniyat A. (2012)

11. Scalable Sub-Band Ultra-wideband Communication System, (Indian Patent Publication # 05/2012, February 03, 2012), by Sen Debarati, Nair J. P., Naniyat A. (2012)

12. Method and System for Identifying an Emergency Signal of an Electronic Device by a Coordinator Device, (Indian Patent Publication # 29/2011, July 22, 2011), by Bynam K., Sen Debarati, Goyal G., Won E. (2011)

BOOK CHAPTERS

1. Abraham A. et. al. (Eds.), Intelligent Systems Design and Applications, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 736, Springer International Publishing, Book Chapter 91 by Ghosh S., Sen Debarati, Design of Millimeter-wave Microstrip Antenna Array for 5G Communications - A Comparative Study, 952-960 (2018)

2. Gervasi O. et al. (Eds), Computational Science and Its Applications, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10962, Springer International Publishing, Book Chapter 35 by Ghosh S., Sen Debarati, Performance Analysis of Different Multiband RF Energy Harvesting Systems for Wireless Sensor Networks, 521-530 (2018)


TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

1. Long-Term Clock Synchronization in Wireless Sensor Networks with Arbitrary Delay Distributions, by Sun W., Strom Erik G., Brannstrom F., Sen Debarati in European Cooperation in the field of Scientific and Technical Research : Technical Document No. IC1004 TD(12) 05038, Sept. 2012, Bristol, UK (2012)

2. Fronthaul Design in Cloud Radio Access Network : A Survey by Vinnakota V. B., Panda K. G., Sen Debarati, Chakraborty S. in Advanced Computing and Communications, Publication of the ACCS Society, 3(4) Dec. 2020, Bangalore, India (2020)


CONFERENCE PAPERS (In Last 5 Years)

1. Maximizing Risk-aware Last-Minute Inter-Datacenter Backup with Progressive Disasters by Das S., Panda K. G., Sen Debarati, Arif W. IEEE ICC 20, June 07-11, Dublin, Ireland, 1-6 (2020)

2. TLS-Regularization Framework for Target Tracking under Perturbations by Laskar M. R., Sen Debarati IEEE WCNC 20, April 04-06, Seoul, S. Korea, 1-6 (2020)

3. Minimizing Last-Minute Inter-Datacenter Backup with Risk-Awareness by Das S., Panda K. G., Sen Debarati, Arif W. IEEE GLOBECOM 19, Dec. 9–13, Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA, 1-6 (2019)

4. Optimal Resource Allocation in Two Tier Heterogeneous Network by Debnath S., Ravi D. K., Baishya S., Sen Debarati, Arif W., IEEE ANTS 19, December 16-19, Goa, India, 1-6 (2019)

5. Performance Evaluation of MIMO Modulation Schemes for Indoor VLC Channels with Angular Detectors by Kumar M. L. N., Sen Debarati, Mohapatra P. IEEE VTC 19-fall, Sept. 22-25, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 1-6 (2019)

6. A Classification Framework for Correlated Sample Space in Cognitive Radar by Laskar M. R., Sen Debarati IEEE VTC 19-spring, April 28-May 01, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1-6 (2019)

7. An Experimental Study of C-RAN Fronthaul Workload Characteristics: Protocol Choice and Impact on Network Performance by Vinnakota V. B., Manne N., Mondal A., Sen Debarati, Chakraborty S. IEEE VTC 19-spring, April 28-May 01, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1-6 (2019)

8. A Semi-blind based Channel Estimator for Pilot Contaminated One-bit Massive MIMO Systems by Boddupelly S., Mawatwal K., Sen Debarati, Chakrabarti S. IEEE VTC 18-fall, August 27-30, Chicago, USA, 1-6 (2018)

9. SB-SAGE based Joint MCFOs and Channel Estimation for DMIMO-OFDM Systems by Chakraborty S., Kujur N. K., Sen Debarati IEEE VTC 18-fall, August 27-30, Chicago, USA, 1-6 (2018)

10. A Semi Blind Joint CFO Estimation, Equalization and Data Detection in Presence of Non-linearity for mm-Wave Communications by Priya P., Verma S., Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE VTC 18-fall, August 27-30, Chicago, USA, 1-6 (2018)

11. A Semi-Blind Channel Estimation Algorithm for One-bit Massive MIMO Systems by Boddupelly S., Sen Debarati, Chakrabarti S. IEEE 5G World Forum 18, July 09-11, Santa Clara, CA, USA, 71-76 (2018)

12. An Analytical Model for Millimeter Wave Outdoor Directional Non-Line-of-Sight Channels by Rakesh R. T., Das G., Sen Debarati IEEE ICC 17, May 21-25, Paris, France, 1-6 (2017)

13. Downlink SINR Coverage and Rate Analysis with Dual Slope Pathloss Model in mmWave Networks by Korrai P. K., Sen Debarati IEEE WCNC 17, March 19-22, San Francisco, CA, USA, 1-6 (2017)

14. EM based Joint Estimation of Frequency Offsets and Channel Gains for TWR-OFDM Systems by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE GLOBECOM 17, December 04-08, Singapore, 1-6 (2017)

15. Power Efficient OFDM-mmWave Communications with Low Resolution and Subsampling ADC by Rakesh R. T., Ranjan R., Gangwar S., Sen Debarati, Das G. IEEE VTC 17-spring, June 04-07, Sydney, Australia, 1-6 (2017)

16. Performance Analysis of OFDM mmWave Communications with Compressive Sensing Based Channel Estimation and Impulse Noise Suppression by Korrai P. K., Sen Debarati IEEE ANTS 16, November 06-09, Bangalore, India, 1-6 (2016)

17. An Iterative SAGE based Semi-Blind Channel Estimation for Massive MIMO by Mawatwal K., Sen Debarati, Roy R. IEEE GLOBECOM 16, December 04-08, Washington DC, USA, 1-6 (2016)

18. Joint Estimation of Frequency Offset and Channel for EF multi-relay DMIMO-OFDM System by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE VTC 16-spring, May 15-18, Nanjing, China, 1-6 (2016)

19. Joint Time and Frequency Offset Estimation for DMIMO-OFDM in Vehicular Networks by Mawatwal K., Sen Debarati, Roy R. IEEE ANTS 16, November 06-09, Bangalore, India, 1-6 (2016)

20. Joint Time-Frequency Estimation DMIMO-OFDM in presence of ICI by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE WCNC 16, April 03-06, Doha, Qatar, 1-6 (2016)

21. An Improved Numerical Optimization Method for Efficient Beam Search in 60 GHz Indoor Millimeter Wave Wireless Networks by Kutty S., Sen Debarati IEEE ANTS 15, December 15-18, Kolkata, India, 1-6 (2015)

22. Joint Time and Frequency Offset Estimation for DMIMO-OFDM in Vehicular Networks by Chakraborty S., Sen Debarati IEEE ANTS 15, December 15-18, Kolkata, India, 1-6 (2015)

23. MCRB for Synchronization Parameters Offset in the Presence of Self-Phase Modulation in Coherent Optical Communication by Sen Debarati IEEE ANTS 15, December 15-18, Kolkata, India, 1-6 (2015)

24. Scalable Sub-band Sub-sampled Radio Architecture for Millimeter Wave Communications by Rakesh R. T., Chowdhary A., Sen Debarati, Das G. IEEE PIMRC 15, August 30-September 02, Hong Kong, China, 309-314 (2015)



Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Research
Teaching

Affiliations

IEEE
IE (India)
Indian Science Congress Association

Presentation given

Event:
Prizes, Grants and Awards

Other Awards

Jun 2017
Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship, India
Dec 2016
‘Best Paper Award' (Honorable Mention) at IEEE ANTS 2016, Bangalore, India
May 2014
DAAD-IIT Faculty Exchange Fellow, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Apr 2013
IETE N V G Memorial Award
Nov 2010
‘Best Paper Award’ at Samsung Tech. Conference, Seoul, South Korea
Sep 2010
IE(I) Young Engineers Award
Mar 2010
‘Award of Excellence’ at Samsung Research, Bangalore, India
Mar 2006
National Doctoral Fellowship (NDF) of AICTE, Govt. of India
Sep 2008
Young Scientist Travel Support by DST, Govt. of India
Feb 2005
University Medal from IIEST, Howrah (Formerly BESU) for 1st in ME
Dec 1991
National Scholarship Certificate by Govt. of India for Secondary Board Examination