Rahul Dubey

        Associate Professor,
        Senior  Member IEEE

        DA-IICT, Gandhinagar 382007

        Gujarat, India








Career Profile





Office :

Email Address






August 2005













Hitachi Hi-Rel Power Electronics Pvt. Ltd, Gandhinagar  (1993–99)

(formely Hi-Rel Electronics Pvt. Ltd)
- Motion control system application engineer




Nirma Institute of Technology, Ahmedabad (1999–2001)












Highest Academic qualification




Ph. D.
Institute Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, 2006 









Other qualification/s (MTech, BTech etc)






B.E. (Electrical Engineering) – Madan Mohan Malviya Engineering College, Gorakhpur  (1991)




M.E. (Electrical Engineering )  L.D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad (1993)












 Research Areas




  • Factory Automation
  • Design and prototyping of digital systems









Recent Publications





Introduction to Embedded System Design using Field Programmable Gate Arrays. Springer, January 2009

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Programmable Logic Devices for Motion Control - A Review
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics(TIE), vol.54, no.1, pp. 559–566, Feb 2007

Amongst the most cited TIE papers in 2007


FPGA based PMAC motor drive for System-On-Chip applications, Proceedings of the  IEEE  International Conference on Power Electronics Systems and Applications ,The Hong Kong Polytechnic University , 9–11 November 2004 , Page(s):  194 – 198

AC Drive as a Peripheral for System-on-Chip applications”  Proceedings of  IEEE INDICON 2004 , IIT Kharapur , 20-22 December 2004, Page(s):   1–5


“AC Drive System On Chip - A Peripheral Based Approach” ,   IEEE APEC 2005 , Austin Texas , IEEE Catalog : 5CH37646C, ISBN : 0-7803-8975-X, Page(s):   1877–1882


An anecdotal book to illustrate several instances of hectic lifestyle. It uses a hypothetical visit of a computer savvy executive to a Sage.

Written in engaging style which connects to everyday experiences.

Please click on the link below to download a short section of the book.

Book Excerpt





Current Research Projects & Consultancies

Department of Science & Technology (DST) project on "Reconfigurable Logic for Motion Control" under the Science and Engineering Research Council (SERC) Fast Track Proposal for Young Scientists. Time frame : August 2006 to August 2009

IEEE Foundation Grant for "Water Quality Monitoring".  Time Frame: December 2011 to November 2014

Co-Investigator for RESPOND Project on, "
Design, Development and Hardware implementation of BPSK, QPSK and other modulation schemes as part of Software Defined Radio (SDR)/Cognitive Radio (CR), for use in Satcom Terminals" for SAC, Ahmedabad. Time Frame: August 2011 to August 2013

Member of expert committee for Sardar Sarovar canal automation project





Courses taught (DA-IICT)

·          Embedded Hardware Design ·          Digital System Architecture

Adjunct faculty - IIT Gandhinagar  (Jan to April 2012)

Course on Industrial Drives and Controls