Assistant Professor in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering

Dr. Panwar received Ph.D from IIT Roorkee with MHRD teaching assistantship, and subsequently joined Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST), South Korea as a Postdoctoral Fellow with Brain Korea Research Fellowship. He is also associated with Opto-Electro-Structural Lab, KAIST, South Korea as a Visiting Professor. Prior to the current assignment, he was an Assistant Professor at Thapar University, Patiala and NIT Kurukshetra. His major research interest includes microwave absorbers, metamaterials, frequency selective surfaces, microwave imaging, and microwave measurement techniques. Dr. Panwar has strong industry-academia project engagements. He has authored more than 40 research papers in various reputed international journals/conferences like IEEE Transactions, AIP, IOP, Elsevier, Springer, Taylor & Francis etc. He has served as an invited speaker and session chair for a number of IEEE conferences/ workshops in India and abroad. He is a recipient of various reputed national and international awards/fellowships. He is also serving as an active technical reviewer of leading International journals like IEEE, IET, Taylor & Francis, and Elsevier, etc.

Radome & stealth structures, metamaterials, frequency selective surfaces, microwave imaging, microwave measurement techniques, microwave materials and their electromagnetic characterization

  • Ph.D, 2015

    Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee)
    Broadband Radar Absorbing Materials Using Fractal Frequency Selective Surface (FSS) for Stealth Applications

  • Postdoctorate, 2016

    Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST) South Korea
    Development of Scanning Free Space Microwave Measurement System for Performance Evaluation of Radome and Stealth Based Advanced Electromagnetic Structures

  • - Visiting Professor, KAIST, South Korea (Dec. 2016-Jan. 2017)

  • - Asst. Professor, Thapar University, Patiala (2016-17)

  • - Postdoctoral Fellow, KAIST, South Korea (2015-16)

  • - MHRD Teaching Assistant, IIT Roorkee (2012-15)

  • - Assistant Professor, NIT Kurukshetra (2011-12)

  • - Assistant Professor, IIIT Jabalpur, Since July 2017

  • - Member, Committee to promote the Digital Initiatives of Government of India at IIIT Jabalpur, 2017

  • - Faculty In-charge, Electronics Club

  • Early Career Research Award, SERB, DST, Government of India


  • Visiting Professorship, KAIST, South Korea


  • Brain Korea Research Fellowship by Ministry of Education, National Research Foundation (NRF) of the Republic of Korea


  • KAIST Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship


  • IEEE Magnetic Society-Student Award, Beijing, China


  • International Travel Grant (Young Scientist), DST


  • Student’s Career Development Fund (SCDF), IIT Roorkee


  • Best Research Paper Award (Gold Medal) at NIT Calicut


  • Technical reviewer of various reputed International journals of IEEE, IET, Elsevier, Wiley, Taylor & Francis and SPIE

    2014 onwards

  • MHRD Teaching Assistantship, Government of India


  • "Top Poster Award" for an effective research contribution under the Swachh Bharat Mission of Govt. of India at SYPOG- Young Scientist's Conclave, India International Science Festival (IISF 2017), IIT Madras


My courses

Current & Previous

Course Code Course name Category Institute Department Link
EC 311a RF & Microwave Engineering UG/ IIIT Jabalpur Electronics & Communication Engineering
ES 306b Sensing Methods and Devices UG/ IIIT Jabalpur Electronics & Communication Engineering
Course Code Course name Category Institute
MT-502 Concepts in Electronics PG/ IIIT Jabalpur
ES-101 Fundamentals of Electrical & Electronics Engineering UG/ IIIT Jabalpur


Areas or Specialisation / Project Activities / Publications / Books

Electromagnetic wave absorbers and FSSs

  • Dr. Ravi Panwar (PI), "An Efficient Use of Discarded Heterogeneous Electronic Waste for Development of Cost Effective Microwave Absorber," SERB, DST, Govt. of India, Cost-Rs. 43,94,770/-

  • Dr. Ravi Panwar (PI), "Optimal Design of Multilayered Microwave Absorbing Structures for Stealth Applications," Faculty Initiation Grant, IIIT Jabalpur, Cost- Rs. 1,50,000/-

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