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 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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  • Dr. Kunal Narayan Chaudhury has joined the department as Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Chandra Sekhar Seelamantula is awarded the Prof. Priti Shankar Teaching Award for Assistant Professors by IISc for the year 2013.
  • Mr. Abhijit K (Ph.D. student) paper title 'A novel design method for SOGI-PLL for minimum settling time and low unit vector distortion' was selected as the best paper for the session "Control Techniques for Power Converters 5" in the 39th Annual conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON 2013), during Nov. 10th - 13th 2013, in Vienna, Austria.

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