M.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering (Gold Medalist)
2011 - 2013
B.E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering
2006 - 2010
Electromagnetics and Antenna Design
Antenna Design, Metamaterials, Smart Antennas, Antenna Array Pattern Synthesis, Soft Computing Techniques in Electromagnetics, Computational Electromagnetics
Institute Gold Medal in M.Tech. at NIT Jalandhar.
Merit Certificate from RTM Nagpur University for securing 2nd rank in University in B.E. (ECE).
Travel Grant for FIE 2014 at Beijing, China by COE on Combedded Systems under TEQIP II (1.2.1).
Third position in National Level Seminar 'Harit Sankalp II' organized by India-Canada World Wide Fund for Nature-India.
First position in State Level Seminar 'Harit Sankalp' organized by India-Canada World Wide Fund for Nature-India.
Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Hindustan University, Chennai (July 2017- March 2018). Courses taught: Electromagnetic Fields and Waves, Antennas and Wave Propagation, and Software Defined Radio.
At VNIT Nagpur: Electromagnetic Fields and Waves, Waveguides and Antennas, Computational Electromagnetics
Reviewer for IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, Wireless Personal Communications, AJSE, etc.
RF and Microwave Circuit Design
Electromagnetic Interference and Compatibility
RF System Design
Prerna Saxena, and Ashwin Kothari, “Mathematical modeling of n-sided polygon metamaterial split ring resonators for 5.8 GHz ISM band applications,” Wireless Personal Communications, vol. 96, no. 4, pp. 5959-5971, Oct. 2017.
Prerna Saxena, and Ashwin Kothari, “Ant lion optimization algorithm to control side lobe level and null depths in linear antenna arrays,” AEU - International Journal of Electronics and Communications, vol. 70, no. 9, pp. 1339-1349, 2016.
Prerna Saxena, and Ashwin Kothari, “Optimal pattern synthesis of linear antenna array using grey wolf optimization algorithm,” International Journal of Antennas and Propagation, vol. 2016, Article ID 1205970, 11 pages, Mar. 2016.
Prerna Saxena, and Ashwin Kothari, “Linear antenna array optimization using flower pollination algorithm,” SpringerPlus, vol. 5, no. 1, Mar. 2016.
Prerna Saxena, and Ashwin Kothari, “Multi-constrained non-linear array synthesis using ant lion optimization with penalty function method,” 2017 Twenty-third National Conference on Communications (NCC), IIT Madras, Chennai, Mar. 2017, pp. 426-431.
Prerna Saxena, and Ashwin Kothari, “Performance analysis of adaptive beamforming algorithms for smart antennas,” In proceedings of International Conference on Future Information Engineering (FIE 2014), Beijing, China, Jul. 6-8, 2014. Published in IERI Procedia (Elsevier), vol. 10, pp. 131-137, 2014.
Prerna Saxena, Sarabjeet Singh, and R.K. Sarin, “Study of patch antenna array using single negative metamaterial structure,” International Conference on Emerging Trends & Research in Engineering & Technology, Mar. 2013. Proceedings published in IJPRET, vol.1, no. 8, pp. 46-53, Apr. 2013.
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