Prof. (Dr.) Lalit K Jiwani, has joined the SGT University as a Professor and Dean in the Faculty of Engineering and Technology. Prior to it, he was an Associate Professor and Head of the Electronics and Communication Engineering Department at National Institute of Technology (NIT) Goa.
Dr. Lalit K Jiwani has obtained his M.Tech. from EE Department, IIT Delhi in “Integrated Electronics and Circuits” and received his Ph.D. from the Electrical Engineering (EE) Department, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi in Signal Processing. He received an All India Rank (AIR) within 35 in the GATE examination and has also got the UGC-CSIR National Eligibility Test fellowship.
He has taught Digital Signal Processing, Communication System, Digital Image Processing, Wavelet and Multirate Signal Processing, Probability Statistics and Random Processes, Linear Algebra, Electrical Science, Analog and Digital Circuits, Mathematical Modelling etc. He has conducted research in the area of Signal Processing, Image and Video Coding. Further he has developed interest in the area of Machine Learning. Particularly he is focussing on Statistical Analysis, Data Science and Application of Time-Series Analysis etc. He enjoys teaching and working with students.
After his M.Tech. he has worked with technology companies like Motorola and Moschip Semiconductor in VLSI circuit design & verification and in Digital Signal Processing System. He started his academic career with LNMIIT Jaipur, where he was also the ECE department coordinator. Other than contributing to academics his important contribution was NAAC accreditation for the institute. At NIT Goa he has shouldered the responsibility as the Head of Training and Placement Cell, Chairman of Academic Affairs Committee other than various academic and financial committees.
He is well versed with scientific computing, mathematical modelling using softwares like Matlab and its various toolboxes, C and Python.
He has travelled countries like USA, Canada, Denmark and Singapore and presented research work there. His focus is on creating technology and systems which can improve the quality of life and experience in society. He enjoys sports and is a voracious reader. He particularly likes to contribute to the life of the students and build the institution.
Prof. Lalit K Jiwani
Engineering and Technology