Sandeep Joshi

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus

Digital Signal Processing, D2D Communications, AI in Wireless Communications, B5G/6G Communications, Smart grid communications, Molecular Communications, 5G Communications
Room No. 2210-I, Faculty Division-II,
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering,
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani- 333031, Rajasthan, India.


Sandeep Joshi received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Delhi, where he was selected under the Visvesvaraya Ph.D. scheme for Electronics & IT sponsored by Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India. He worked as a Chief Engineer in the Mobile Communications research group at the Samsung R&D Institute Bangalore, where he was involved in research in the area of beyond 5G/6G communication systems. Sandeep was selected as BRICS Young Scientist 2023 to represent India in the BRICS Young Scientist Conclave 2023 held in South Africa. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, and a Fellow of The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) India.  He is a recipient of IETE-NV Gadadhar Memorial Award 2023. He is an Editor of the IETE Journal of Research. His research interests include 5G and beyond communications, AI in wireless communications, molecular communications, and smart grid communications.

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Educational Qualifications
  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, India, Aug. 2019
  • M.E., Communication Engineering, BITS Pilani, India, Jan. 2009
  • B. Tech (Hons.), Electronics and Communication Engineering, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, India, Jun. 2006
Professional Services
  • Editor, IETE Journal of Research (2023 onwards)
  • Fellow, The Institution Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE), India 
  • Senior Member, IEEE
  • Life Member, The Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) 
  • Life Member, The Institution of Engineers (India) [IEI] 
  • Member, IEEE Communications Society, Antennas and Propagation Society, Industrial Electronics Society, Power Electronics Society, Power & Energy Society, and Vehicular Technology Society
  • Reviewer for
    • Journals: IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, IEEE Networking Letters, IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society,  IEEE Internet of Things Magazine, IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine, IET Communications, Physical Communication (Elsevier), Transactions of Electrical Engineering (Springer), Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies (Wiley), Cogent Engineering (Taylor & Francis), Ad Hoc Networks (Elsevier), IETE Journal of Research, Sadhana (Springer).
    • Conferences: IEEE WCNC 2024 (TPC), ICC 2024 (TPC), Globecom 2023, VTC2023-Spring, NCC 2023
Administrative/Other Responsibilities
  • Member, Library Resource Selection and Procurement Committee, May 2023 onwards
  • Co-opted Member, IEEE PELS-IES Delhi Chapter, 2023.
  • Member, Departmental Committee on Academics (DCA), Sept. 2022 onwards
  • Non-Resident Warden, C. V. Raman Bhawan, Nov. 2022 onwards
  • Counselor, IEEE Student Branch, Sept. 2021 onwards
  • Library Committee Member, EEE Department, Dec. 2020 - Dec. 2022.
  • Coordinator, joint course on 5G with DADB German Academy
  • Educational Consultant, Pearson International Digital Advisory Community Program (2021-22)
  • Member (Special Invitee) Chitkara University Research Advisory Board  (2021, 2022)
Work Experience
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, BITS Pilani (Aug. 2020 - present)
  • Chief Engineer, Mobile Communications Division, Samsung R&D Institute-Bangalore, India (Nov. 2019 - Aug. 2020)
  • Co-Founder at Agrix - An Agri-Tech company ( (Jun. 2020 - present)
  • Early-Doc Research Fellow, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Delhi (Aug. - Nov. 2019)
  • Research Scholar, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Delhi (Jan. 2015 - Aug. 2019)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of ECE, Shiv Nadar University, India (Jul. 2011 - Jan. 2015)
  • Lecturer, Department of ECE, Jaypee Institute of Information & Technology (JIIT) University, Noida (Jul. 2009 - Jun. 2011)
  • Senior Research Associate, Electronics & Computer Vertical in Intellectual Property Group, Evalueserve Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon (Feb. - Jun. 2009) 
  • Interim Intern, Qualcomm CDMA Testing Division, Qualcomm India Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad (Jul. - Dec. 2008)

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