Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science Indian Institute of Science


The department of Electrical Engineering at Indian Institute of Science offers a vibrant environment for postgraduate education and research in Electrical Engineering. Established in 1911, it is one of the first few departments at IISc. The vision of the department is to provide the leadership to enable India's excellence in the field of Electrical Engineering. The department is committed to advancement of the frontiers of knowledge in Electrical Engineering and to provide the students with a stimulating and rewarding learning experience.

The department is currently engaged in research in many areas of Electrical Engineering including Power Systems, Energy Studies, Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, High Voltage engineering, Signal Processing, Image Processing and Multimedia, Biomedical Imaging, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, etc.

The department admits students for 2-year ME programs as well as research programs leading to Ph.D. and M. Sc.(Engg) degrees.

The department is recognized as a Center for Advanced Studies in Electrical Engineering by University Grants Commission.

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  • Vinod John is promoted to Associate Professor w.e.f. December 23, 2014.
  • The paper by Sudarshan Nagesh and Satish Mulleti (Spectrum Lab) at IEEE Inter- national Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) receives the Top 10% Paper Award.
  • Ph.D student Mr.Sanath Narayanan has won 'The best doctoral symposium paper award' at ICVGIP 2014
  • Prof. A G Ramakrishnan and group are one of the winners of Manthan Award (South Asia and Asia Pacific) in the 'e-inclusion and accessibility' category:
    A short video on the project:
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