About the lab

The Space Systems Laboratory at IIIT Delhi focuses on fundamental and applied research in the fields of Global and Regional Navigation Satellite Systems, Space Situational Awareness, estimation algorithms and navigation of space vehicles. The research programs of the laboratory are funded by DST-SERB, ISRO Respond Program and National Supercomputing Mission.

Research areas

Space Situational Awareness

Orbit propagation of space debris, collision probability analysis

Space vehicle navigation

position and velocity estimation of launch vehicle, spacecraft and re-entry vehicle

Global Navigation Satellite Systems

Efficient satellite selection methods, GNSS-based orbit determination, GNSS vulnerability

GNSS Reflectometry

Remote sensing using reflected GNSS signal

Estimation Algorithms

Extended and Unscented Kalman Filters, Particle Filter

Meet the Team

Principal Investigator

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Sanat K Biswas

Assistant Professor

Space Situational Awareness, GPS\GNSS, Estimation theory, Target tracking

Researchers

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Ardra Suresh

Post graduate researcher

SSA

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Bushra Ansari

PhD researcher

GNSS-Reflectometry, NavIC

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Kaushik Iyer

Research Assistant

SSA, Kalman Filter, Orbit Determination

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Sayak Kumar Pal

Junior Research Fellow

Undergrad Students

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Archit Agrawal

Undergraduate Student

POD, GNSS

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Lavanya Verma

Under Graduate Student

Launch Vehicle Control

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Shrikant Garg

Undergraduate Student

POD, GNSS

Research Interns

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Praveen Raj M

Research Intern

Machine Learning, Deep Learning, optimization, NLP

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Vivin T

Research Intern

Artificial Intelligence, Optimization Algorithms, Orbit Determination

Projects

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Optimal control of a launch vehicle trajectory

The objective of the project is to develop optimal control schemes for controling launch vehicle trajectory

Precise Orbit Determination for LEO satellites

This project focuses on developing a Precise Orbit Determination algorithm for LEO satellites

GNSS Interference Source Tracking

The objective of the project is to develop an accurate GNSS interference source tracking and identification mechanism

MEasurement of Geo-parameters from High-altitude NAvigation Satellite Signals using sDr (MEGHNAD)

Global and Regional Navigation Satellite Systems are well known for their primary purpose i.

Orbit Computation of Resident Space Objects for Space Situational Awareness

There are more than 20000 man-made objects of more than 10 cm in size floating around in near-earth space which pose collision threats to functional satellites.

Contact

  • 011-26907439
  • B602, Research and Development Block, IIIT Delhi, New Delhi, 110020
  • Enter Research and Development Block, take the lift to office B602 on floor 6
  • Book an appointment

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