Dr. Meenakshi Rawat

               Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering,

               Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

               (M.): +911332284808

               email:meenakshirawat@ieee.org, meenakshi.rawat@ece.iitr.ac.in             


Professional Membership Activities and Contributions:

  • Technical Program co-chair for Wireless, Antenna and Microwave Symposium
    (WAMS) 2022.

  • Technical Program co-chair for Microwave, Antennas, and Propagation
    Conference (MAPCON) 2022.

  • Chaired the session on “Women in microwave” in 7th IEEE MTT-S International
    Microwave & RF Conference (IMaRC-2019), IIT Bombay, December 2019 and
    IMaRC-2021, IIT Kanpur, December 2020.

  • Technical chair for the session, “Waveguides and Waveguide Components”, in
    7th IEEE MTT-S International Microwave & RF Conference (IMaRC-2019), IIT
    Bombay, December 2019.

  • Technical chair for the session, "Antenna Design" in IEEE National Conf. on
    Commun. (NCC), Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, Feb. 2019.

  • Faculty advisor for IIT Roorkee IEEE ComSoc Student Branch Chapter.

  • Publication chair for 14th IEEE India Council International Conference
    (INDICON 2017) was organized by IEEE Uttar Pradesh Section at IIT Roorkee,
    Uttarakhand during 15-17 December 2017.

  • Program committee member for 11th International Conference on Industrial
    and Information Systems (ICIIS 2016), 3-4 December 2016.

  • Technical Program Chair for International Conference on Wireless Networks &
    Embedded Systems (WECON-2016) at Chitkara University, Punjab, India, from
    15- 16 October 2016.

  • Technical Program Committee member for IEEE UPCON 2015.

  • Workshop speaker on the topic "Behavioral modelling and Digital predistortion for PA harmonic and intermodulation distortion mitigation" in International Microwave and RF Conference (iMARC), 2014.

  • Session Co-chair for "MM wave and Terahertz design systems' during International Microwave and RF Conference (iMARC), 2014.

  • Short courses co-chair for ARFTG 82nd Microwave Measurement Conference, November 18th - 22nd, 2013, Columbus, Ohio.

  • Member of IEEE Society

  • Member of IEEE communications Society.

  • Reviewer of Journal IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Technique.

  • Reviewer of Journal IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks.

  • Reviewer of Journal IEEE Transactions on Circuit and Systems-I.

  • Reviewer of Journal IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurements.

  • Reviewer of Journal IEEE Communication letters.

  • Reviewer of Journal of circuit, systems and computers (JCSC).

  • Reviewer of Journal of Zhejiang University Science and Computers.

  • Reviewer of 25th IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE).

  • Reviewer of IEEE microwave conference (IMS) 2010, 2011 and 2012.

Research Experience:

  • Research assistant in iRadio labs, university of Calgary since 2008 to 2012.

  • Post doctoral research fellow in iRadio labs since 2012 to 2013.

  • Post doctoral reaseach Scientist in Ohio State University.

Industrial Experience:

  • Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (A Fortune Global 500 Company, India’s premier Petroleum industry) from Aug. 2007 to July 2008.

  • Telco construction Equipment company Limited (Joint Venture between TATA Engineering India, and Hitachi Construction Machinery Ltd. Of Japan) Jamshedpur from July 2006 to July 2007.


  • Digital signal processing and applications
  • Multirate Digital Signal Processing

  • Adaptive signal processing and techniques
  • Communication systems and techniques
  • Communication Lab
  • IC application lab
  • NPTEL Course: Basics of Software Defined Radio and its applications.

Research theme:

  • Software defined radios
  • Digital and analog/RF predistortion for power amplifiers
  • SDR solutions for multiband transmission
  • Implementation aspects of MIMO and Beamforming