Dr. Taimoor Khan

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Associate Professor,

National Institute of Technology (NIT) Silchar

Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Silchar, Assam, 788010, India

Email: ktaimoor@ece.nits.ac.in


AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

  1. Co-Chair, IEEE Antenna and Propagation Society (APS), Best Paper Award Committee, IEEE Headquarters, USA, for the Year 2023.
  2. Regional Coordinator, Chapter Activity Committee, IEEE Antenna and Propagation Society (APS), IEEE Headquarters, USA, for the Year 2022.
  3. Regional Coordinator, Chapter Award Committee, IEEE Antenna and Propagation Society (APS), IEEE Headquarters, USA, for the Year 2022.
  4. Regional Coordinator, IEEE Antenna and Propagation Society (APS) Paper Awards Subcommittee, IEEE Headquarters, USA for the Year 2022.
  5. Chair, IEEE Silchar Subsection, for the Year 2022.
  6. General Chair, IEEE SILCON-2022.
  7. Faculty Advisor, IEEE MTT-S Student Branch Chapter (SBC) NIT Silchar, for the Year 2022.
  8. Member of Executive Committee (EC), IEEE Kolkata Section, for the Year 2022.
  9. Member of Executive Committee (EC), IEEE AP-MTTS Chapter of IEEE Kolkata Section, for the Year 2022.
  10. Founder Chair, IEEE Silchar Subsection for the year 2021.
  11. Faculty Advisor of IEEE MTT-S Student Branch Chapter (SBC) at NIT Silchar for the Year 2021.
  12. IETE-Prof. SVC Aiya Memorial Award for the Year 2020.
  13. Faculty Advisor of IEEE MTT-S Student Branch Chapter (SBC) at NIT Silchar for the Year 2020.
  14. Senior Member, URSI Belgium in February 2020.
  15. Fellow, IEI India in October 2020.
  16. Founder Faculty Advisor, IEEE MTT Student Branch Chapter, NIT Silchar for the Year 2019.
  17. Fellow, IETE India in October 2018.
  18. Senior Member, IEEE USA in August 2017.
  19. Certificate of Excellence (for Getting Highest Score in M. Tech.) from Shobhit University Meerut, U.P., India in 2009
  20. Topper (Ist Year, 2nd Year and 3rd Year) of Polytechnic Saharanpur, U.P., India in 1999, 2000, 2001.
  21. College Toper (in Intermediate) of National Public Inter College, Jalalabad, District-Muzaffarnagar, U.P., India in 1998.

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D.:  2014
  • M. Tech.:  2009
  • AMIE:  2005
  • Three Year Polytechnic Diploma:  2001

EXPERIENCE            

  1. National Institute of Technology Silchar, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering:
  • Associate Professor: 6 July 2022 to till date
  • Assistant Professor (8000 AGP): 31st May 2018 to 5 July 2022
  • Assistant Professor (6000 AGP): 10th November 2014 to 30st May 2018
  1. Before joining NIT Silchar, I have served different organizations in different capacities like Lab Instructor, Lecturer, Assistant Professor and Associate Professor for more than 14 years including Delhi Technological University, Delhi for around 3 years. In addition to this regular experience, I have also worked as Visiting Researcher at Queen’s University Canada and a Visiting Assistant Professor at Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, AIT Bangkok, Thailand.

ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES

S.No. Institute Designation Duration
 1. National Institute of Technology Silchar, Assam Associate Dean (Academic)
2. Associate Warden, Hostel 5 02Y+07M+10D
3. Coordinator, B. Tech. Projects 03Y+05M
4. Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology Patna, Bihar HOD, ECE Dept. 01Y+05M+05D

 RESEARCH DOMAINS

  • RF Energy Harvesting
  • Microwave Power Transfer/Wireless Power Transfer
  • Ultra-Wideband Technology and Applications
  • Machine Learning based Modeling and Optimization of Electromagnetic Problems
  • Printed Antennas and Filters
  • Dielectric Resonators based Components
  • Electromagnetic Band-gap Structures and Surfaces

FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECTS

S. No. Name and Role of Investigator Foreign Collaborator Project Title Funding Agency Sanctioned Fund and Status
Ongoing Project (International and National Collaboration)
1. Taimoor Khan,Lead Indian Collaborator Prof. Sembiam R. Rengarajan, California State University Northridge, USA Some Investigations on Design and Development of Efficient Printed Components for 5G Wireless Communications SERB, Govt of India(VAJRA Project) 108.348 Lakh
2. Taimoor Khan,Indian Principal Investigator Prof. Yahia M.M. Antar and Prof. Al. P. Freundorfer, Queen’s University Canada Design and Development of Dielectric Resonator Based Electromagnetic Sensors for Efficient Harvesting of Renewable RF Ambient Energy in Smart City Applications MHRD, Govt. of India (SPARC Project) INR 49.59 Lakh
3.

Taimoor Khan,

Co-Principal Investigator

- Development of a prototype of disabled-friendly automatic virtual text-entry keyboard interface system under practical environmental conditions SERB, Govt. of India (IMPRINT Project) INR 89.45 Lakh
4. Taimoor Khan, Mentor - Circularly Polarized Electrically Small Efficient Rectenna Design for Wireless Power Transferred IoT Devices IEEE 3000 USD
Completed Project (Major)
5. Taimoor Khan,Principal Investigator Development of EBG-Structured Printed Antennas for Ultrawideband Communication and Futuristic Modeling for Prediction of Performance Parameters using Computational Intelligence Techniques

SERB,

Govt. of India

INR 16.28 Lakh
Completed Project (Minor)
6. Taimoor Khan,Coordinator One-Week ATAL Faculty Development Programme on “Information and Communication Technologies for Smart City Applications”, ICT4Smart2021  AICTE New Delhi (ATAL FDP Scheme)

INR 93000

7. Taimoor Khan,Course Coordinator GIAN Course on Antennas for RF Energy Harvesting Applications: Design, Development, and Challenges MHRD, Govt. of India (GIAN Course Scheme) INR 5.44 Lakh

PUBLICATIONS (Journals)

Accepted/Published Articles in Calendar Year 2022

  1. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, Binod Kumar Kanaujia, Karumudi Rambabu and Ahmed A. Kishk, “Analysis of Facet-Loaded Rectangular DR-Rectenna Designs for Multi-Source RF Energy Harvesting Applications” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol……….., Issue……… pp…………., November 2022 (Accepted on 6 November 2022)
  2. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Computational Intelligence for Modeling and Optimization of RFEH and WPT Systems: A Comprehensive Survey”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol. …….., Issue……….., pp………, Accepted on 13 October 2022.
  3. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Nasimuddin, Ahmed A. Kishk, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Rectifier Circuits for RFEH and WPT Applications: A Comprehensive Review Based on Operating Conditions”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol. …….., Issue……….., pp………, Accepted on 30 September 2022.  DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/MMM.2022.3211594
  4. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, Nasimuddin and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “5G/mmWave Rectenna Systems for RFEH/WPT Applications: An Overview”, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Accepted on 7 September 2022. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/MAP.2022.3208794
  5. Partha P. Shome, Taimoor Khan, Binod K Kanaujia, Ahmed A. Kishk, and Yahia M. M. Antar, “Uni-directive Miniaturized Ultra-Wideband Antenna for Sensing Buried Objects in Handheld Ground Penetrating Radar Systems”, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Accepted on 14 August 2022. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/MAP.2022.3203311
  6. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Shiban K. Koul, and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, A Dual-Band Rectifier Using Half-Wave Transmission Line Matching for 5G and Wi-Fi Bands RFEH/MPT Applications”, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, published (early access) on 16 August 2022. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/LMWC.2022.3197590
  7. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Merih Palandoken, Ahmed A. Kishk, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Rectifier Design Challenges for WEH/WPT Systems: Broadening Bandwidth and Extending Input Power Range”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, pp. Accepted on 22 August 2022. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/MMM.2022.3211594
  8. Sumon Modak, Partha Pratim Shome, Md Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Ahmed A. Kishk, and Tayeb A. Denidni, “Band-stop Filtering for Electromagnetic Interference Rejection in Printed UWB Components Using Single Compact Archimedean Spiral EBG Cell”, Progress in Electromagnetic Research C, Vol. 126, pp. 23-37, October 2022. https://doi.org/10.2528/PIERC22082407
  9. Aijaz M. Zaidi, Binod K. Kanaujia, Taimoor Khan, Mirza Tariq Beg, Karun Rawat, Karumudi Rambabu and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Multi-Band Design Techniques for Passive Planar Microwave Circuits: A Review”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol. 23, No. 9, pp. 57-69, September 2022, DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/MMM.2022.3180496
  10. Ahsan Halimi, Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan, Ahmed A. Kishk, and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “A Multi-Stepped Transmission Line Matching Strategy based Triple-band Rectifier for RFEH/WPT Applications”, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Component Letters, Vol. 32, No. 8, pp. 1007-1010, August 2022, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/LMWC.2022.3162633
  11. Aijaz M. Zaidi, Taimoor Khan, Mirza Tariq Beg, Binod K. Kanaujia, and Karumudi Rambabu, “Dual-Band Design Techniques for Microwave Passive Circuits: A Review and Potential Applications”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol. 23, No. 07, July 2022, pp. 61-77, DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/MMM.2022.3163454
  12. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Ahmed A. Kishk, and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Design of A Frequency Selectable Rectifier Using Tuned Matching Circuit for RFEH Applications”, IETE Journal of Research, Taylor & Francis, Accepted on 10 August 2022, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/03772063.2022.2112986
  13. Sumon Modak, Surender Daasari, Partha Pratim Shome and Taimoor Khan, “Switchable/Tunable Band-Notched Characteristics in UWB and UWB-MIMO Antennas: A Comprehensive Review, Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, Published online on 14 September 2022, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11277-022-10036-1
  14. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “A 900 Twisted Quarter-Sectored Compact and Circularly Polarized DR-Rectenna for RF Energy Harvesting Applications”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Vol. 21, No. 6, pp. 1139-1143, June 2022. DOI:  http://doi.org/1109/LAWP.2022.3159482
  15. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Computational Intelligence Paradigms for UWB Antennas: A Comprehensive Review of Analysis, Synthesis and Optimization” Springer Nature’s Artificial Intelligence Review, Published online on 21 April 2022, DOI: https://doi.org/1007/s10462-022-10181-w
  16. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “A Triple Band Rectenna for RF Energy Harvesting in Smart City Applications”, International Journal of Electronics, Taylor and Francis, pp. 1-16, published online on 13 April 2022. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/00207217.2022.2062797
  17. Sumon Modak, Taimoor Khan and Rabul Hussain Laskar, “Loaded UWB Monopole Antenna for Quad Band-Notched Characteristics”, IETE Technical Review, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 39, Issue 3, pp. 568-576, May-June 2022. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/02564602.2021.1878942
  18. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, Ahmed A. Kishk, Yahia M.M. Antar, Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Semi-Annular-Ring Slots Loading for Broadband Circularly Polarized DR-Rectenna for RF Energy Harvesting in Smart City Environment Applications”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communication, Elsevier, Vol. 147, April 2022. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2022.154143
  19. Sumon Modak, Taimoor Khan, Tayeb A. Denidni, and Yahia M.M. Antar, Miniaturized Self-Isolated UWB MIMO Planar/Cuboidal Antenna with Dual X-Band Interference Rejection”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communication, Elsevier. Vol 143, January 2022, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2021.154020
  20. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, Shiban K. Koul and Yahia M.M. Antar, “2.45 GHz Wi-Fi Band Operated Circularly Polarized Rectenna for RF Energy Harvesting in Smart City Applications”, Journal of Electromagnetics Waves and Applications, Taylor and Francis, 36, issue 22, January 2022. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/09205071.2021.1970030

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2021 

  1. Partha P. Shome, Taimoor Khan, Shiban K. Koul, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Filtenna Designs for RF Front End Modules: A Structural Oriented Review”, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Vol 63, No. 5, pp. 72-84. October 2021, DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/MAP.2020.2988518
  2. Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Rectenna Design and Development Strategies for Wireless Applications: A Review”, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Published online on 12 August 2021. DOI: http://doi.org/1109/MAP.2021.3099722
  3. Partha Pratim Shome, Taimoor Khan, Shiban K. Koul and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Two Decades of UWB Filter Technology: From Elementary Designs to Recent Developments”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol. 22, No. 8, pp. 32-51, August 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/MMM.2021.3078040
  4. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “Hyperparameters Optimization of Neural Network using Improved Particle Swarm Optimization for Modeling of Electromagnetic Inverse Problems”, International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Cambridge University Press, pp. 1-12, Published online on 17 December 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1759078721001690
  5. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Circularly Polarized DR-Rectenna for 5G and Wi-Fi Bands RF Energy Harvesting in Smart City Applications”, IETE Technical Review, Taylor and Francis, Published online on 11 May 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/02564602.2021.1923079
  6. Sumon Modak, and Taimoor Khan, “Cuboidal Quad-Port UWB-MIMO Antenna with WLAN Rejection Using Spiral EBG Structure”, International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Cambridge University, Vol. 14, pp. 626-633, Published online on 20 May 2021, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1759078721000775
  7. Sumon Modak, and Taimoor Khan, “A Slotted UWB-MIMO Antenna with Quadruple Band-Notch Characteristics using Mushroom EBG Structure” AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communication, Elsevier, 134, pp. 1-6, May 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2021.153673
  8. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Qingsha Cheng, Rusan Kumar Barik, Taimoor Khan, and Karthikeyan S S, “A Compact Dual-Fed Highly Isolated SIW Based Self-Diplexing Antenna”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communication, Elsevier, Vol. 132, pp. 1-6, April 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2021.153613

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2020

  1. Partha P. Shome, Taimoor Khan, Shiban K. Koul, and Yahia M.M. Antar, “A Compact UWB-to-C Band Reconfigurable Filtenna Based on Elliptical Monopole Antenna Integrated with Bandpass Filter for Cognitive Radio Systems” IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 14, No. 10, pp. 1079-1088, 2020. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1049/iet-map.2019.0819 
  2. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “Multi-Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System Modelling for Prediction of Band-Notched Behaviour of Slotted-UWB Antennas Optimized using Evolutionary Algorithms”, IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 14, Issue 12, pp. 1396-1403, 2020. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1049/iet-map.2020.0055
  3. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Qingsha. S. Cheng, and Taimoor Khan, “An off-center-fed compact wideband microstrip antenna with truncated corners and parasitic patches for circular polarization,” International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Journals, vol. 30, no. 8, pp. 1-10, Aug. 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.22244
  4. Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, Asok De, Yahia M.M. Antar, and Al. P. Freundorfer, “Key Components of Rectenna System: A Comprehensive Survey”, IETE Journal of Research, Taylor & Francis, published online on 20 May 2020. pp. 1-28, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/03772063.2020.1761268
  5. Sounik Kiran Kumar dash, Qingsha S. Cheng and Taimoor Khan, “A superstrate loaded aperture coupled dual-band circularly polarized dielectric resonator antenna for X-band communications”, International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Cambridge University Press, 1-8, Nov 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1759078720001476
  6. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, and Rabul H. Laskar, “Multi-Parametric ANN Modelling for Interference Rejection in UWB Antennas” International Journal of Electronics, Taylor and Francis, 107, No. 12, pp. 2068-2083, 2020. DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/00207217.2020.1756449
  7. Partha P. Shome, Taimoor Khan and Rabul H. Laskar, “CSRR-Loaded UWB Monopole Antenna with Electronically Tunable Triple Band-Notch Characteristics for Cognitive Radio Applications”, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Wiley Interscience, 62, Issue 09, pp. 2919-2929, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mop.32394
  8. Sumon Modak, Taimoor Khan and Rabul Hussain Laskar, “Penta-Notched UWB Monopole Antenna using EBG Structures and Fork-Shaped Slots”, Radio Science, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 55, Issue 9, pp. 1-14, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1029/2019RS006983
  9. Partha Pratim Shome, and Taimoor Khan, “Switchable Triple Band-Notched UWB Antenna Modelling for Interference Rejection from Dual WiMAX Bands and Satellite C-Band Service,” Journal of Electromagnetics Waves and Applications, Taylor and Francis, 34, No. 15, pp. 2010-2029, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/09205071.2020.1806115
  10. Partha Pratim Shome and Taimoor Khan, “A Quintuple Mode Resonator Based Bandpass Filter for Ultra-wideband Applications”, Microsystem Technologies, Springer, 26, Issue 07, pp. 2295-2304, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00542-019-04697-5

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2019

  1. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Cheng Qingsha and Taimoor Khan, “An Off-Center-Fed Compact Wideband Microstrip Antenna with Truncated Corners and Parasitic Patches for Circular Polarization”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, 30, No. 08, pp. 1-10, 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.22244
  2. Sumon Modak, Taimoor Khan and Rabul Hussain Laskar, “Penta-Band Notched UWB Monopole Antenna Loaded with EBG-Structures and Modified U-Shaped Slots”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol 29, Issue 12, pp. 1-11, Oct. 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21963
  3. Kunal Srivastava, Binod Kumar Kanaujia, Santanu Dwari, Sachin Kumar and Taimoor Khan, “3D Cuboidal Design MIMO/Diversity Antenna with Band Notched Characteristics”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communication, Vo. 108, pp. 141-147, Aug. 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2019.06.018
  4. Chandan Roy and Taimoor Khan, “Single-Feed Dual-Polarized High Gain Microstrip Antenna”, Wireless Personal Communication, Springer, Vol. 108, No. 03, pp. 1417-1430, May 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11277-019-06476-x
  5. Taimoor Khan and Chandon Roy, “Prediction of Slot-Position and Slot-Size of a Microstrip Antenna using Support Vector Regression”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 1-10, March 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21623

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2018

  1. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan, and Binod Kumar Kanaujia, “Circularly Polarized Dual Facet Spiral Fed Compact Triangular Dielectric Resonator Antenna for Sensing Applications”, IEEE Sensor Letters, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 1-4, March 2018. DOI: http://doi.org/1109/LSENS.2018.2795017
  2. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash and Taimoor Khan, “Recent Developments in Bandwidth Improvement of Dielectric Resonator Antennas”, International Journal of RF and Microwave computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 29, Issue 06, pp. 1-17, 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21701
  3. Samineni Peddakrishna and Taimoor Khan, “Design of UWB Monopole Antenna with Dual Notched Band Characteristics by Using π-Shaped Slot and EBG Resonator”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communication, Vol. 96, pp. 107-112, Sept 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2018.09.014
  4. Neeta Singh, Binod K. Kanaujia, Mirza Tariq Beg, Mainuddin, Taimoor Khan and Sachin Kumar, “A Dual-Polarized Multiband Rectenna for RF Energy Harvesting”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communications, Vol. 93, No. 1, pp. 123-131, Sept. 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2018.06.020
  5. Partha Pritam Shome, Taimoor Khan and Rabul Hussain Laskar, “A State-of-Art Review on Band-Notch Characteristics in UWB Antennas”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 29, No. 2, August 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21518
  6. Samineni Peddakrishna and Taimoor Khan, “Performance improvement of slotted elliptical patch antenna using FSS superstrate”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 28, No. 9, pp. 1-10, May 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21421
  7. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan and Yahia M.M. Antar, “A state-of-art review on performance improvement of dielectric resonator antennas”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 59, No. 10, 2463-2468, February 2018. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21270

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2017

  1. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan, Binod Kumar Kanaujia, Yahia M.M. Antar, “Gain Improvement of Cylindrical Dielectric Resonator Antenna Using Flat Reflector Plane: A New Approach”, IET Microwave, Antennas and Propagation, 11, No.11, May 2017, pp. 1622-1628. DOI:  http://doi.org/10.1049/iet-map.2017.0284
  2. Samineni Peddakrishna, Taimoor Khan, Binod Kumar Kanaujia, and Nasimuddin, “Study of Pass Band Resonance Characteristics of Aperture Type FSS”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communication, Elsevier, 83, 2017, pp. 479-483. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2017.10.032
  3. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan and Binod Kumar Kanaujia, “Wideband Circularly Polarized Cylindrical Dielectric Resonator Antenna for X-Band Applications”, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Vol. 59, No. 10, July 2017, pp. 2463-2468. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mop.30756
  4. Samineni Peddakrishna, Taimoor Khan, Binod Kumar Kanaujia and Nasimuddin, “Design of a Compact Passband Frequency Selective Surface with Stable Resonance”, J. of Antennas and Propagation, Hindawi Publishing Corporation USA, 5 pages, Vol. 2017, Article ID 7696039, July 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7696039
  5. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash and Taimoor Khan, “Wideband High Gain Conical Dielectric Resonator Antenna: An Experimental Study of Superstrate and Reflector”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 27, No. 9, pp. 1-10, June 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21140
  6. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan, Binod Kumar Kanaujia and N. Nasimuddin, “Wideband Cylindrical Dielectric Resonator Antenna Operating in HEM11d Mode with Improved Gain: A Study of Superstrate and Reflector Plane”, International Journal of Antenna and Propagation, Hindawi Corp., Vol. 2017, Article ID 2414619, 11 pages, June 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2414619
  7. Sameneni Peddakrishna, Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Modeling of Electromagnetic Band Gap Structures: A Review”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 27, No. 2, 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21055
  8. Samineni Peddakrishna, Taimoor Khan and Binod Kumar Kanaujia, “Resonant Characteristics of Aperture Type FSS and Its Application in Directivity Improvement of Microstrip Antenna”, AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communications, Elsevier, Vol. 79, 2017, pp. 199-206. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aeue.2017.06.007
  9. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan and Binod Kumar Kanaujia, “Conical Dielectric Resonator Antenna with Improved Gain and Bandwidth for X-Band Applications”, International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Cambridge University Press, Vol. 9, No. 8, pages 1749-1756, April 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1759078717000484
  10. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan, and Asok De, “Dielectric Resonator Antennas: An Application Oriented Survey”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, 27, No. 3, March 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21069
  11. Samineni Peddakrishna, Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Electromagnetic Band-Gap Structured Printed Antennas: A Feature-Oriented Survey”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 27, No. 7, pp. 16, March 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.21110

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2016

  1. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Modeling of Dielectric Resonator Antennas using Numerical Methods: A Review”, Journal of Microwave Power and Electromagnetic Energy, Taylor and Francis, 50, No.  4, pp. 269-293, November 2016. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/08327823.2016.1260677
  2. Chandan Roy, Taimoor Khan and Binod Kumar Kanaujia, “Performance Parameters Prediction using Support Vector Machine of Slotted Microstrip Antennas with Modified Ground Plane”, EuMA’s International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Cambridge University Press, Vol. 9, No. 5, pp.1-9, October 2016. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1759078716001264
  3. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Prediction of Slot-Shape, Slot-Size and Inserted Air-Gap of a Microstrip Antenna using Knowledge-Based Neural Network”, Progress In Electromagnetic Research (PIER) C, Vol. 65, pp.23-32, June 2016. DOI: https://org/10.2528/PIERC16011602

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2015

  1. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Modeling of Microstrip Antennas Using Neural Networks Techniques; A Review”, International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 25, Issue No. 9, pp. 447-457, Nov. 2015. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.20910

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2014

  1. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Estimation of Radiation Characteristics of Different Slotted Microstrip Antennas Using a Knowledge-Based Neural Networks Model”, Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Wiley Interscience, Vol. 24, No.  6, May 2014, pp. 673-680. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/mmce.20811

Published Articles in Calendar Year 2013

64. Taimoor Khan, Asok De and Moinuddin, “Prediction of Slot-Size and Inserted Air-Gap for Improving the Performance of Rectangular Microstrip Antennas using Artificial Neural Networks”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Vol. 12, No.  1, Oct. 2013, pp. 1367-1371. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/LAWP.2013.2285381


 PUBLICATIONS (Conference Proceedings)

  1. Partha Pratim Shome, Swrjima Boro and Taimoor Khan, “Miniaturized UWB Antenna Design for Baggage Scanning Systems using Microwave Imaging”, of IEEE Silchar Subsection Conference (SILCON-2022), 4-6 November 2022. [Accepted for Presentation].
  2. Ahsan Halimi, Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan and Fazal A. Talukdar, “An Efficient Dielectric Resonator Antenna for Dual-Band and Dual-Polarized RFEH Applications in Smart City Environments”, Proc. of IEEE Silchar Subsection Conference (SILCON-2022), 4-6 November 2022. [Accepted for Presentation]
  3. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Hyperparameters Tuning of Prior Knowledge-Driven Multilayer Perceptron Model Using Particle Swarm Optimization for Inverse Modeling”, Proc. of 2022 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, AP-S/URSI-2022, Denver, 10-15 July 2022.
  4. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, Fazal A. Talukdar, Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Prior-Knowledge-based ANN Hyperparameters Optimization using Evolutionary Algorithms”, URSI combined Atlantic/Asia-Pacific Radio Science Conference 2022 (AT-AP-RASC 2022), May 29- June 3, 2022.
  5. Rajesh Das, Taimoor Khan and Gaurav Singh Baghel, “A Broadband U-Slotted 2×2 Array Antenna for Millimeter-Wave Energy Harvesting”, Proc. of 11th International Conference on Communication Systems and Network Technologies (CCNT), organized by Madhya Pradesh Section during 23-24 April 2022.
  6. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Prior Knowledge based Inverse Parametric Modeling of UWB Band-Notched Antennas”, Proc. of 2022 USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting (NRSM), 4-8 January 2022, Boulder, CO, USA.
  7. Ahsan Halimi, Daasari Surender and Taimoor Khan, “Design of a 2.45 GHz Operated Rectifier With 81.5% PCE at 13 dBm Input Power for RFEH/WPT Applications” Proc. of Indian Conference on Antennas and Propagation (InCAP 2021), MNIT Jaipur, India, 13-16 Dec. 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/InCAP52216.2021.9726346
  8. Daasari Surender, Md. Ahsan Halimi, Taimoor Khan and Fazal A. Talukdar, “A Compact Circularly Polarized 2.45 GHz One-Fourth Cylindrical DRA for Wireless Energy Harvesting Applications in Smart City”, Proc. of Indian Conference on Antennas and Propagation (InCAP 2021), MNIT Jaipur, India, 13-16 Dec. 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/InCAP52216.2021.9726324
  9. Sumon Modak, Debanjali Sarkar, Partha Pratim Shome and Taimoor Khan, “’F-Shaped Miniaturized UWB Antenna System with Dual Notched Band Characteristics”, Proc. of Indian Conference on Antennas and Propagation (InCAP 2021), MNIT Jaipur, India, 13-16 Dec. 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/InCAP52216.2021.9726319
  10. Debanjali Sarkar, Sumon Modak, Taimoor Khan, and Fazal A. Talukdar, “Inverse Modeling of Quad-Band Notched UWB MIMO Antennas Using Gaussian Process Regression”, Proc. of Indian Conference on Antennas and Propagation (InCAP 2021), MNIT Jaipur, India, 13-16 Dec. 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/InCAP52216.2021.9726345
  11. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “Forward and Reverse Neural Network Modelling of Beveled Stepped Rectangular UWB Antennas,” Proc. of Soft Computing for Problem Solving (SOCPROS 2020), 18-20 December 2020, IIT Indore, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-2709-5_9
  12. Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan, and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “A low-profile single band dielectric resonator antenna for radio frequency energy harvesting”, Proc. of 2020 Advanced Communication Technologies and Signal Processing (ACTS-2020), Silchar, India, 4-6 December, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ACTS49415.2020.9350478
  13. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “Analysis of electromagnetic bandgap structure using artificial neural network for UWB applications”, Proc. of 2020 Advanced Communication Technologies and Signal Processing (ACTS-2020), Silchar, India, 4-6 December, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ACTS49415.2020.9350437
  14. Sanoj Mahato, Sumon Modak, Taimoor Khan, and Arnab Nandi, “Triple notched-band slots-loaded arrow-head shaped UWB monopole antenna”, Proc. of 2020 Advanced Communication Technologies and Signal Processing (ACTS-2020), Silchar, India, 4-6 December, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ACTS49415.2020.9350409
  15. Debanjali Sarkar, Taimoor Khan, and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “Multi-parametric synthesis modeling of slotted UWB antennas using Artificial Neural Network”, Proc. of 2020 IEEE UPCON, Prayagraj, India, 27-29 November 2020, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/UPCON50219.2020.9376439
  16. Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan, and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “A Triple-Band Hexagonal-Shaped Microstrip Patch Antenna for RF Energy Harvesting in Smart City Applications” Proc. of IEEE 3rd International Conference on Computing, Power and Communication Technologies (GUCON-2020), Galgoita University Noida, 2-4 Oct 2020, pp. 389-393. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/GUCON48875.2020.9231228
  17. Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan, and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “A Hexagonal-Shaped Microstrip Patch Antenna with Notch Included Partial Ground plane for RF Energy Harvesting Applications”, Proc. of 7th International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks (SPIN 2020), Amity University, Noida, India, 27-28 February 2020, pp. 966-969. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/SPIN48934.2020.9071389
  18. Sumon Modak, Taimoor Khan, and Rabul Hussain Laskar, “A Novel Configuration of Stepped Rectangular Printed Monopole Antenna for UWB Applications”, Proc. of URSI RCRS 2020, IIT (BHU), Varanasi, India, 12-14 February, 2020, pp. 1-4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23919/URSIRCRS49211.2020.9113545
  19. Daasari Surender, Taimoor Khan, and Fazal Ahmed Talukdar, “A Pentagon-Shaped Microstrip Patch Antenna with Slotted Ground Plane for RF Energy Harvesting”, Proc. of URSI RCRS 2020, IIT (BHU), Varanasi, India, 12-14 February, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23919/URSIRCRS49211.2020.9113536
  20. Partha Pratim Shome, Taimoor Khan, and Rabul Hussain Laskar, “Design and Performance Comparison of Printed Monopole Antennas with Elliptical Radiator for UWB Applications”, Proc. of URSI RCRS 2020, IIT (BHU), Varanasi, India, 12-14 February, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23919/URSIRCRS49211.2020.9113609
  21. Partha Pratim Shome and Taimoor Khan, “A Compact Design of Circular Ring-Shaped MMR Based Bandpass Filter for UWB Applications”, Proc. of 2019 IEEE Asia Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC 2019), Singapore, December 10-13, 2019, pp. 962-964. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/APMC46564.2019.9038392
  22. Partha Pratim Shome, and Taimoor Khan, “Novel Design of Printed Antenna Integrated with Bandpass Filter for C-band Applications”, Proc. of 2019 URSI-Asia Pacific Radio Science Conference (URSI AP-RASC 2019), New Delhi, India, 09-15 March 2019, pp. 1-5. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23919/URSIAP-RASC.2019.8738386
  23. Saurabh Kumar and Taimoor Khan, “EBG-Loaded Dielectric Resonator Antenna for Triple Band-Notch Characteristics”, Proc. of 2019 URSI-Asia Pacific Radio Science Conference (URSI AP-RASC 2019), New Delhi, India, 09-15 March 2019, pp. 1-5. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23919/URSIAP-RASC.2019.8738661
  24. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, and Taimoor Khan, “Reflector backed conical dielectric resonator antenna with enhanced gain”, Proc. of Indian Conference on Antennas and Propagation (INCAP), Hyderbad, India, 16-19 December 2018, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/INCAP.2018.8770858
  25. Partha Pratim Shome, and Taimoor Khan, “A novel filtenna design for ultra-wideband applications”, Proc. of 2018 IMaRC, Kolkata, India, 28-30 November 2018, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/IMaRC.2018.8877101
  26. Samineni Peddakrishna, Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash and Taimoor Khan, “Miniaturized Band Stop Frequency Selective Surface for Stable Resonance Characteristics”, 2018 Int. Conference on Applied Electromagnetics, Signal Processing and Communication (AESPC), 1-4, 22-24 Oct 2018, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/AESPC44649.2018.9033427
  27. Saurabh Kumar and Taimoor Khan, “CPW-Fed UWB Flexible Antenna for GSM/WLAN/X-Band Applications”, Proc. of Fifth International Conference on Signal Processing & Integrated Networks, SPIN 2018, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering ASET, Amity University, Noida, Sec-125, Delhi-NCR, pp. 126-129, 22-23 February 2018, DOI: https://doi.org10.1109/SPIN.2018.8474144
  28. Rizwan Ahmed, Ekansh Goyal, Taimoor Khan, K.L. Baishnab, “Compact Dual-Band Monopole Antenna with Improved Bandwidth for WiMAX and WLAN Applications”, Proc. of 6th International Conference on Computing, Communication and Sensor Networks, CCSN2017, Kolkata, India, Vol. II, pp. 80-82, Dec. 30-31, 2017.
  29. Chandan Roy and Taimoor Khan, “Slotted-Microstrip Antenna with Modified Ground Plane for Performance Parameters Enhancement”, Proc. of 2017 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and Photonics (ICTP), pp. 187-189, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 26-28, 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/1109/ICTP.2017.8285899
  30. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan, Samineni Peddakrishna and Saurabh Kumar, “Dielectric Resonator Antenna with Engraved Grooves on Side-wall for Improved Bandwidth and High Gain”, Proc. of Applied Electromagnetics Conference, Aurangabad, India, Dec. 19-22, 2017, pp. 1-2. DOI:https://doi.org1109/AEMC.2017.8325673
  31. Samineni Peddakrishna, Taimoor Khan, Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash and Saurabh Kumar, “Design and Experimental Characterization of Novel Compact Planar EBG Structure”, Proc. of Applied Electromagnetics Conference, Aurangabad, India, Dec. 19-22, 2017. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1109/AEMC.2017.8325646
  32. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, Taimoor Khan and Mandovi Borthakur “Circularly Polarized Conical Dielectric Resonator Antenna for X-Band Applications: An Experimental Study”, Proc. of European Microwave Week 2017, Nurnberg Convention Center, Nurnberg, Germany, Oct. 8-13, 2017, pp. 433-436. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23919/EURAD.2017.8249240
  33. Mandovi Borthakur, Taimoor Khan and Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, “Circularly Polarized Dual-Band Cylindrical Dielectric Resonator Antenna for Cubesat Applications”, Proc. of URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium (GASS), Montreal, Canada, Aug. 19-26, 2017, pp. 1-4. DOI: https://doi.org/10.23919/URSIGASS.2017.8104977
  34. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash and Taimoor Khan, “Wideband Cylindrical Dielectric Resonator Antenna Operating in HEM11δ Mode with Improved Gain: An Effect of Superstrate and Parasitic Sheet”, Proc. of URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium (GASS), Montreal, Canada, Aug. 19-26, 2017. DOI: https://doi.org10.23919/URSIGASS.2017.8104974
  35. Taimoor Khan and Sweety Kumari, “A Simple Wideband Slotted Antenna using Graphene Technology for Terahertz Communication” Proc. of 3rd International Conference on Research Trends in Engineering, Applied Science and Management (ICRTESM-2017), ISBN No. 978-81-934083-1-5, The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE), Pune, India, May 28, 2017.
  36. Kodur Krishna Chaitanya, Anshujit Sharma, Taimoor Khan, Salam Thoithoi Singh, Kanchan Kumar, “Android Mobile App Development of Neural Networks for Performance Parameters Computation of Microstrip Antennas”, Proc. of 14th Int. Conf. on Wireless and Optical Communication Networks (WOCN 2017), Mumbai, Feb. 24-25, 2017. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/WOCN.2017.8065856
  37. Shekhar, Taimoor Khan, Abhishek Singhal, and Santosh Prasad Singh, “Study and Analysis of Wire Antenna using Integral Equations: A MATLAB Approach”, Proc. of 2016 Int. Conf. on Micro-Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Ghaziabad, India, Sept. 22-23, 2016, pp. 93-98. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICMETE.2016.126
  38. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “A generalized neural method for simultaneous computation of resonant frequencies of rectangular, circular and triangular microstrip antennas”, Proc. of 2013 International Conference on Global Innovation Technology and Science (ICGITS-2013), Kottayam, Kerala, India, April 4-6, 2013.
  39. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “A Generalized Neural Simulator for Computing Different Parameters of Circular/Triangular Microstrip Antennas Simultaneously”, Proc. of 2012 IEEE Asia-Pacific Conference on Applied Electromagnetics (APACE-2012), Malaysia, pp. 350-354, Dec. 11-13, 2012. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/APACE.2012.6457692
  40. Prabhat Ranjan Mishra, Taimoor Khan and Adesh Arya, “Design of Wideband and High Gain Efficient Microstrip Antenna using Sierpinski Carpet Fractal”, Proc. of International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology, Ahmedabad, pp. 55-57, 23rd June 2012.
  41. Charu Tyagi and Taimoor Khan, “A Comparative Studies of Genetic Algorithm and PSO in Microstrip Antenna Feed Point Optimization”, Proc. of International Conference on VLSI, Communication and Network (VCAN-2011), IET Alwar, Rajasthan, India, December 24-25, 2011.
  42. Akhilesh Kumar and Taimoor Khan, “A Compact Planar and Multiband Fractal Minkowski Antenna: Design, Simulation and Results”, Proc. of International Conference on VLSI, Communication and Network (VCAN-2011), IET Alwar, Rajasthan, India, December 24-25, 2011.
  43. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Design of Circular/Triangular Patch Microstrip Antennas using a Single Neural Model”, Prof. of IEEE Applied Electromagnetic Conf. (AEMC-2011), Kolkata, 18-22, 2011. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/AEMC.2011.6256827
  44. Taimoor Khan and Asok De “Calculation of Resonant Frequency of Rectangular Patch Microstrip Antennas using Levenberg-Marquardt Neural Networks”, Proc. of International Symposium on Microwave and Optical Technology (ISMOT-2009), Ashoka Hotel, New Delhi, Dec. 16-19, 2009. Link: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/268619687_Calculation_of_Resonant_Frequency_of_Rectangular_Patch_Microstrip_Antennas_using_Levenberg-Marquardt_Neural_Networks
  45. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Neural Design of Equilateral Triangular Patch Microstrip Antennas”, Proc. of International Conference on VLSI and Communication (ICVcom-2009), Saintgits College of Engineering, Kottayam, Kerala, India, April 16-18, 2009. Link: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/268619581_Neural_Design_of_Equilateral_Triangular_Patch_Microstrip_Antennas
  46. Taimoor Khan and Asok De, “Neural Computation of Resonant Frequency of Equilateral Triangular Patch Microstrip Antennas”, Proc. of International Conference on Computer, Communication, Control & Information Technology (C3IT-2009), Academy of Technology, Kolkata, India, February 6-7, 2009.

PUBLICATION (Edited Books)

  1. Taimoor Khan and Ahmed A. Kishk, “Computational Intelligence Modeling for Radio-Frequency Planar Circuit Problems: A Beginner’s Guide” Nova Publishers, USA (To be published in December 2022).
  2. Taimoor Khan, Binod Kumar Kanaujia and Sembiam R. Rengarajan, “Printed Microwave Components for 5G Wireless Applications” Elsevier Springer (To be published in December 2022). 
  3. Javaid A. Sheik, Taimoor Khan and Binod Kumar Kanaujia, “Intelligent Signal Processing and RF Energy Harvesting for state of art 5G and B5G Networks”, Springer Nature (In Press)
  4. Taimoor Khan and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Band-Notch Characteristics in Ultra-Wideband Antennas” CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Florida, USA, 2021, ISBN: 9780367754723, 9th June 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003163008
  5. Taimoor Khan, Nasimuddin and Yahia M.M. Antar, “Elements of Radio Frequency Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power Transfer Systems”, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Florida, USA, 2020, ISBN: 9780367246785, 12 Nov. 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429283918
  6. Taimoor Khan and Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash, “Dielectric Resonator Antennas: Modeling and Optimization” LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, European Union, ISBN: 9786139912117, Nov. 2018. Link: https://www.amazon.com/Dielectric-Resonator-Antennas-Modeling-Optimization/dp/6139912113 
  7. Taimoor Khan and Samineni Peddakrishna, “Development in Compact EBG and FSS Structures for Antenna Applications”, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, European Union, ISBN: 9783659853029, September 2018. Link: https://www.amazon.com/Development-Compact-Structures-Antenna-Applications/dp/365985302X 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  1. Fellow IEI (India)
  2. Fellow IETE (India)
  3. Senior Member IEEE (USA)
  4. Senior Member URSI (Belgium)
  5. Member IET (UK)
  6. Life Member IAE (Hong Kong)
  7. Life Member IEI (India)
  8. Life Member, ISTE (India)
  9. Member EUMA (Belgium)
  10. Member InRaSS (India)

Ph.D. SCHOLARS (Guided)

  1. Surender Daasari (Registration Id: 17-3-04-114), Thesis Topic: Design and Development of Efficient Rectenna for RF Energy Harvesting Applications. [2022-2023]
  2. Debanjali Sarkar (Registration Id: 18-3-04-122), Thesis Topic: Analysis, Synthesis and Optimization of Antennas using Computational Intelligence. [2021-2022]
  3. Sumon Modak (Registration Id: 18-3-04-113), Thesis Topic: Some Investigations on Electromagnetic Interference Rejection in UWB Antennas using EBG Technology. [2021-2022]
  4. Partha Pratim Shome (Registration Id: 17-3-04-116), Thesis Topics: Design, Development and Characterization of Efficient Planar Microwave Circuits for Ultra-wideband Applications[2020-2021]
  5. Sounik Kiran Kumar Dash (Registration Id: 15-3-04-102), Thesis Topic: Design and Development of Dielectric Resonator Antennas with Improved Performances for Wireless Communication. [2017-2018]
  6. Samineni Peddakrishna (Registration Id. 15-3-04-124) Thesis Topic: Design and Development of Compact EBG and FSS Structures for Printed Antenna Applications[2017-2018]

M. Tech. SCHOLARS (Guided)

  1. Rajesh Das, “Design of a Millimeter-Wave Rectenna for Energy Harvesting”, ECE Dept., NIT Silchar, Assam, India. [2021-2022]
  2. Anandi Dutta, “End to End Malaria Disease Detection using Deep Learning Techniques”, ECE Dept, NIT Silchar, Assam, India. [2021-2022]
  3. Karnati Saikiran, “Design and Development of Efficient Rectifier Circuits using Graphene Technology for Low Power Sensors Applications”, ECE Dept., NIT Silchar, Assam, India. [2020-2021]
  4. Manumanthu Sureshkumar, “Design and Development of Efficient Rectifier Circuits using C


About Taimoor Khan

Dr. Taimoor Khan was awarded his Ph.D. degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from National Institute of Technology Patna (NIT Patna). Dr. Khan joined the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering at the National Institute of Technology Silchar in November 2014 and presently, he is working as an Associate Professor. Before joining NIT Silchar, he served different organizations in different capacities like Lab Instructor, Lecturer, Assistant Professor and Associate Professor for more than 14 years including Delhi Technological University, Delhi for around 3 years. In addition to this regular experience, Dr. Khan has also worked as Visiting Researcher at Queen’s University Canada and as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, AIT Bangkok, Thailand. His active research interest includes Ambient RF Energy Harvesting, Microwave Power Transfer, Ultra-Wideband Technologies, Machine Learning Techniques for Modeling and Optimization of Electromagnetics Problems, Electromagnetic Bandgap Structures and Dielectric Resonator based Microwave Components. Dr. Khan has successfully guided six Ph.D. Theses in the area of electromagnetic engineering and allied domain and presently supervising five Ph.D. students and published 68 research articles in well-indexed SCIE journals of repute and 46 research articles in world renowned flagship conference proceedings. He has successfully completed one major project and two minor projects funded by SERB, MHRD and AICTE, respectively and presently executing three collaborative projects including SPARC and VAJRA research projects with Queen’s University Canada and California State University, Northridge USA, financially sponsored by IEEE, MHRD and SERB, respectively. He is a Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India), Fellow of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers India, Senior Member of IEEE USA, IEEE AP Society USA, IEEE MTT Society, USA and URSI, Belgium and also a member of the Editorial Board of Wiley’s International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering. Dr. Khan et al. has successfully edited total seven books including two research books; first titled “Elements of Radio Frequency Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power Transfer Systems” and another titled “Band-Notch Characteristics in Ultra-Wideband Antennas” published by CRC, Taylor and Francis, USA. Dr. Khan was recipient of a prestigious IETE-Prof SVC Aiya Memorial Award for the year 2020 for providing excellence guidance in the field of electronics and telecommunication research work particularly related to electromagnetic and microwave engineering. This award is instituted by the students of Prof S.V. Chandrashekhar Aiya in memory of their professor at IISc Bangalore. The Award is bestowed annually by IETE India to a person for providing excellence guidance in the field of electronics and telecommunication research work particularly related to electromagnetic and microwave engineering during the past five years. Dr. Khan was the luckiest one to receive this award for the year 2020 in 63rd Annual IETE Convention held on 27th September 2020. Dr. Khan is actively involved in IEEE activities and he was the founder chair of IEEE Silchar Subsection in the Year 2021 and presently, he is serving as Chair, IEEE Silchar Subsection and also, as a General Chair, IEEE SILCON-2022 (A Flagship Conference of Silchar Subsection). In addition, he is serving as a Faculty Advisor of IEEE MTT-S SBC at NIT Silchar, EC Member of both IEEE Kolkata Section and IEEE AP-MTTS Chapter of Kolkata Section, and Regional Coordinator of Asia Pacific (Region 10) for IEEE AP-S Chapter Activity Committee (CAC), IEEE AP-S Paper Awards Subcommittee and IEEE AP-S Chapter Award Committee all three for the year of 2022. Most recently, he has been nominated as Co-Chair, IEEE AP-S Best Paper Award Committee 2023.