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Dhaval Patel, Ph.D.

Dhaval Patel

Argosy Visiting Assistant Professor



Ph.D, Nirma University, India
M.E, Gujarat University, India

Select Courses Taught

Principles of Engineering


Cognitive Radio- PHY Layer MIMO Wireless Communications Non-parametric Statistics in Communications Statistical Signal Procesing


2016: International Travel Support (ITS) under young scientist category from SERB-DST to present research paper in CROWNCOM-2016
2015: Won the Best IEEE Signal Processing Society Chapter Award, Executive Committee Member- Treasurer Gujarat Section, across Asia R10 Region
2015: Elite Gold medal, Outstanding Performance with 91%, NPTEL MOOC Certification offered by IIT Kanpur on Principles of Modern CDMA/ MIMO/ OFDM Wireless Communications


Dr. Dhaval Patel is currently working as Visiting Faculty at Olin School of Engineering, Needham-MA, USA and Assistant Professor at School of Engineering and Applied Science - Ahmedabad University, India. Previously, he associated with Nirma University, Charotar University of Science and Technology - Changa, S P College of Engineering- North Gujarat University and as a Research Engineer at Pentium Electronics, Ahmedabad.

He has published research papers in peer-reviewed journals and conferences. He is a TPC member of many international conferences in U.S.A and India. He is contributing his services as a reviewer in International and National Journals like IEEE Transaction on Wireless Communications, NASA Journal of Physical Science, IEEE Communication letters, etc. Furthermore, he is an executive committee member of professional bodies like IEEE Signal Processing Society, ISTE and IETE.

His area of interest includes Non-parametric statistics, Cognitive Radio-Physical Layer, MIMO Communications and Statistical Signal Processing.

Select Publications

D. K. Patel and Y. N. Trivedi, "LRS-G2 Based Non-parametric Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio, 11th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (CROWNCOM-2016), Springer International Publishing, pp. 330-341, June 2016
D. K. Patel and Y. N. Trivedi, "Goodness-of-fit-based non-parametric spectrum sensing under Middleton noise for cognitive radio," IET Electronics Letters, vol. 51, no. 5, pp. 419-421, Mar. 2015.
D. K. Patel and Y. N. Trivedi, "Non-parametric Blind Spectrum Sensing Based on Censored Observations for Cognitive radio," Journal of Signal Processing System (Springer), vol. 78, no. 3, pp. 275-281, Mar. 2015.
D. K. Patel and Y. N. Trivedi, " Spectrum Sensing Based on Censored Observations in Time-Varying Channels using AR-1 Model." Nirma University Journal of Engineering and Technology, vol. 3 no. 1, pp. 8-11, Jan. 2015.
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