Admission Hotline

70 347 800 74 , 70 347 800 73

College Code : SCM

+91 484 2882900 , +91 484 2450330

Faculty

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Dr.Saira Joseph

Associate Professor,HOD

Specialisation: Electronics and Communication

Room: Room no ACI - 108 , Academic Block

saira_joseph@scmsgroup.org

0484-2450330 extn. 157
9846519453

Educational Qualifications

  • PhD - Design and Analysis of compact CPW-fed multiband antennas incorporating UWB applications ( Division of Electronics, SOE, CUSAT)
  • MTech- Microwave and Radar engineering ( Department of Electronics, CUSAT)
  • BTech- Electronics and Communication (College of Engineering, Chengannur)

Employment History

  • Working in SCMS as Asst. Professor since January, 2008.
  • Worked as Asst. Professor at SR Engineering College, Warangal for a period of 8 months from 2006-2007
  • Worked as lecturer at College of Engineering, Perumon for a period of 1.5years from 2002-2004

Key Responsibilities Held

Responsibilities Held

  • Class coordinator for Btech ECE 3rd year students in 2009.
  • Class coordinator for Btech ECE 3rd year students in 2010.
  • Class coordinator for Btech ECE 1st year students in 2011.
  • Staff editor of department magazine for the year 2010.
  • Staff treasurer for Department association EXPLORA.
  • Staff in charge of Communication Lab from 2010-2012
  • Class coordinator for Mtech Communication Engineering in 2013
  • Class coordinator for MTech Communication Engineering 2016 batch
  • Convener of Dr. Pradeep P Thevannoor Innovation Awards, 2018 
     
 

Present Responsibilities

  • Academic coordinator for KTU (ECE)
  • Mission 10X Technology Learning Centre (MTLC) Coordinator
  • Exam cell member
  • Project guide for Mtech main thesis of 2 students

Teaching Interests

  • Radiation and Propagation
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Microwave Engineering
  • Television engineering
  • Radar engineering
  • Digital Electronics
  • Digital System Design
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Basic Electronics
  • Communication Engineering
  • Linear Integrated Circuits
  • MATLAB programming

Research Interests

  • Planar multiband antennas
  • UWB technology
  • Fractals
  • Metamaterials

Publications

  • International Journals
    • Saira Joseph, Binu Paul, Shanta Mridula, Pezholil Mohanan, “A Novel Planar Fractal Antenna with CPW-Feed for Multiband Applications”, Radio Engineering, vol.22, no.4, pp.1262-1266, 2013. CITATIONS-8
    • Joseph, S., B. Paul, S. Mridula, and P. Mohanan, "CPW-fed UWB compact antenna for multiband applications," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 56, 29-38, 2015. CITATIONS-9
    • Saira Joseph, Binu Paul, Shanta Mridula, Pezholil Mohanan, “CPW-fed compact spiral multiband UWB antennas”, International Journal for Ultra wide band communication systems (IJUWBCS), Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 85-93, 2015.
    • S Joseph, S Jacob, B Paul, S Mridula, P Mohanan, "Time domain characterization of dual band spiral antenna with WMTS/UWB application", International Journal of Antennas and Propagation 2017.
 
  • International conferences
    • S Aravind, S Joseph, S Mridula, B Paul, P Mohanan, “Compact Dual Band Antenna for GSM1800/1900/UMTS/LTE/UWB”, Procedia Computer Science, Vol. 46, pp. 1349-1356, 2014.
    • S Joseph, B Paul, S Mridula, P Mohanan, “CPW-fed fractal antenna with improved UWB response”, IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Antennas and Propagation (APCAP), pp. 74-76, 2015. CITATIONS-3
    • Saira Joseph, Binu Paul, Shanta Mridula, P Mohanan, “CPW-fed UWB antenna with dual band notches”, International Symposium on antennas and propagation (APSYM), 2014.
    • Dony J Muttath, Rahul Manohar, Saira Joseph, A Jain, R Ratheesh , "Effect of loss tangent on the performance of octagonal ultra wideband antenna", pp 1-2, 2015 IEEE Applied Electromagnetics Conference (AEMC). CITATIONS-1
    • S Joseph, B Paul, S Mridula, P Mohanan, "CPW-fed compact multiband antennas using circular monopole with hexagonal slot", Fifth international conference on Advances in Computing and Communications (ICACC), 2015. CITATIONS-1

Awards and Honours

  • K G Nair Gold Medal on securing First rank in MTech examinations in 2006.
  • Chaired a session on 'Microwave filters and circuits' at International symposium on Antennas and Propagation (APSYM), 2018 at CUSAT
     

Technical programs attended

  • Asia pacific conference on antennas and propagation, IEEE, July 2015
  • IEEE APS workshop on Electromagnetics Education, Department of electronics, CUSAT, Dec 2014
  • National conference on Communication and Microelectronics, Department of Electronics and communication, SSET, Dec 2014
  • International conference on Information and communication technologies, Division of Electronics, School of engineering, CUSAT, Dec 2014
  • International symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Department of electronics, CUSAT, Dec 2014
  • National seminar on Latest innovations in RF and VLSI engineering, Department of Electronics and communication, SSET, Jul 2013
  • Current advances in RF and VLSI engineering, Division of Electronics, School of engineering, CUSAT, Mar 2013
  • National symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Department of electronics, CUSAT, Dec 2012
  • National conference on Network Security, Dept. and Computer Science and Dept. of Electronics and Communication, Aug 2011.
  • Frontier technologies in RF engineering, Division of Electronics, School of engineering, CUSAT, Mar 2011.
  • National symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Department of electronics, CUSAT, Dec 2010.
  • National conference on Emerging trends in RF and signal processing, Dept. of Electronics and Communication engg., FISAT, Mar 2010.
  • AICTE sponsored workshop on Recent trends in Microwave technology, Department of electronics and communication, Rajagiri School of Engg and tech, Nov, 2009.
  • National seminar cum workshop on Digital signal Processing and VLSI, Department of Electronics and communication, SSET, Jul 2009
  • Attended a short term course on 'Metamaterials and Applications' at IIT, Kharagpur from 14th Dec-20th Dec, 2017