Dr. Mukul Sutaone is Professor in Electronics and Telecommunication department at College of Engineering, Pune (COEP). With over 30 years of experience in Academics, Research and Industry, Prof. Sutaone has taken over as First Vice Chancellor of COEP Technological University and has handled various responsibilities such as Director, Deputy Director, Dean Academics, Dean-International Relations, Head of the Department, etc., at COEP, previously.
His areas of work & interests in Teaching & Research are ‘Statistical & Adaptive Signal Processing, Wireless Communication & Networks and Statistical Modeling of Data’. He has conceived, practiced, executed and steered many innovative academic experiments in curriculum design and delivery for the students and faculty of his Institute, S. P. Pune University and other aspiring institutes, mentored by him. In the capacity of Principal investigator of the “Center of Excellence in Signal & Image Processing”, a World Bank funded project by MHRD-GoI (under TEQIP),
Prof, Sutaone has been associated with the development and conversion of prototypes from mere Proof of Concept (PoC) to transferrable technologies. Some of the projects are ‘Video Stabilizationfor Cell Phones’ ‘Automated Inspection System for PCB fault detection’, ‘Density and Direction detection for Stampedes’, and ‘Optimal Microphone Array for Audio beam-forming’.
With handsome number of contributed and cited publications to his credit, he is an applauded resource person in many conferences, workshops and symposia. Prof. Sutaone is recipient of Prof. SVC Aiya IETE National Award for Excellence in Telecommunication.