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Pyari Mohan Pradhan
Pyari Mohan Pradhan Assistant Professor pmpradhan.fec[at] +91-1332-284807
Areas of Interest
  • Wireless Communication, Cognitive Radio
  • Time-Frequency Representation, Time-Frequency Transforms
  • Wireless Sensor Network, Distributed Data Estimation
Professional Background
2014ContinuingAssistant ProfessorIIT Roorkee
20132014Research FellowMayo Clinic, Scottsdale, USA
20122013Postdoctoral FellowIndian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar
20092009LecturerNational Institute of Technology, Rourkela
20062007Executive OfficerTATA Refractories Limited, Belpahar
Honors and Awards
Commonwealth FellowshipDepartment of Foreign A airs and International Trade (DFAIT), Canada2009
Best paper award12th International Conference on Information Technology (ICIT-2009)2009
Educational Details
Ph.D.Electrical SciencesIndian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar2012
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Computer-Aided Sign Language Tool for the Education of Hearing-Impaired Children in IndiaDST-TIDE2017
Development of Integrated Framework for Estimation and Storage of Spectrum Occupancy Information, anIITR2015
  • IEEE, Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Digital Communication SystemsEC-511P.G.Autumn
Advanced Digital Communication TechniquesECN-516U.G. and P.G.Spring
Digital Image ProcessingECN-316U.G.Spring
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Neha SinghTime-Frequency Transforms
Shekhar Pratap SinghWireless Communication
MallikaImage Processing
Navneet NayanImage Processing
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Development of Time-Frequency TransformsNeha SinghO2014
Optimization in Control SystemsPrashant Jaichand GaidhaneO2015
Sign language recognitionNavneet NayanO2017
Sign language recognitionMallikaO2017
5G CommunicationShekhar Pratap SinghO2017
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
NIT UttarakhandSMDP-C2S Program25/04/2015
Special Lectures Delivered
Particle Swarm Optimization, Multi-objective Evolutionary Algorithms and their ApplicationsNIT Jaipur06/10/2017
Cognitive Radio: A Brief Overview and Research ChallengesUIET, Kurukshetra University17/09/2016
Wiener Filter, S-transformNIT Jaipur26/02/2016
Multi-objective evolutionary algorithms and their applicationsNIT Jaipur04/04/2015
Books Authored

[1] G. Panda, P. M. Pradhan, and B. Majhi, "Direct and inverse modeling of plants using cat swarm optimization", Handbook on Swarm Intelligence - Adaptation, Learning, and Optimization, Springer, 8(4):469-485, 2010.

Refereed Journal Papers
  1. P. M. Pradhan and G. Panda, "Information Combining Schemes for Cooperative Spectrum Sensing: A Survey and Comparative Performance Analysis", Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, 94(3):685–711, June 2017.
  2. C. H. Hing, P. M. Pradhan, and J. R. Mitchell, "Texture analysis of images using a two-dimensional fast time-frequency transform", Journal of Medical Imaging, SPIE2(2), 024504, May 2015.
  3. C. H. Hing, P. M. Pradhan, and J. R. Mitchell, "Incorporating approximate rotational invariance into the two-dimensional S-transform", IET Image Processing, 9(7):535-544, July 2015.
  4. P. M. Pradhan and G. Panda, "Comparative performance analysis of evolutionary algorithm based parameter optimization in cognitive radio engine: A survey", Ad Hoc Networks, Elsevier, 17:129-146, June 2014.
  5. C. H. Hing, P. M. Pradhan, and J. R. Mitchell, "Approach for fast time-frequency analysis", IET Signal Processing, 8(4): 360-372, June 2014.
  6. P. M. Pradhan and G. Panda, "Cooperative spectrum sensing in cognitive radio network using multiobjective evolutionary algorithms and fuzzy decision making", Ad Hoc Networks, Elsevier, 11(3):1022-1036, May 2013.
  7. S. J. Nanda, P. M. Pradhan, G. Panda, L. Mansinha, and K. F. Tiampo, "A correlation based stochastic partitional algorithm for accurate cluster analysis", International Journal of Signal and Imaging Systems Engineering, 6(1):52-58, 2013.
  8. P. M. Pradhan and G. Panda, "Pareto optimization of cognitive radio parameters using multiobjective evolutionary algorithms and fuzzy decision making", Swarm and Evolutionary Computation, Elsevier, 7:7-12, December 2012.
  9. P. M. Pradhan and G. Panda, "Connectivity constrained wireless sensor deployment using multiobjective evolutionary algorithms and fuzzy decision making", Ad Hoc Networks, Elsevier, 10(6):1134-1145, August 2012.
  10. T. Panigrahi, P. M. Pradhan, G. Panda, and B. Mulgrew, "Block least-mean square algorithm over distributed wireless sensor network", Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, Hindawi, 601287, 1-13, 2012.
  11. P. M. Pradhan and G. Panda, "Solving multiobjective problems using cat swarm optimization", Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier, 39(3):2956-2964, 2012.
  12. G. Panda, P. M. Pradhan, and B. Majhi, "IIR system identification using cat swarm optimization", Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier, 38(10):12671-12683, 2011.