Workshop on Next Generation Antenna and Payload Measurements

Workshop on Next Generation Antenna and Payload Measurements (26/11/2017, 11.30 AM-12.00 Noon)

Puneet Kumar Mishra

Head, SACTDS/ISAC

Abstract: In this workshop Challenges and opportunities in Next Generation Antenna & Payload Measurements will be discussed. Innovative measurements techniques developed for UHF to Ka-band antenna and payloads. ISRO’s Experience in Unfurable Antenna Characterization, Multiple-Spot Beams will also be discussed.

Bio:

Mr. Puneet Kumar Mishra earned his M.Tech in RF & Microwave from IIT Rookee in the year 2004. Since 2004 he has been with ISRO Satellite Centre, and is presently Heading Satellite Antenna Characterization, Test & Design Section. He has rich experience of RF characterization of 31 Satellites operating from UHF to Ka-Band. He has Played a pivotal role in establishing S/C level EMC chamber and has Developed a payload to study the RF blackout phenomenon. He has also contributed in Indigenously Developing BusBars for High power S/C. He has published more than 30 papers and won 3 best paper awards. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, USA and life member of Astronautical Society of India, Society of EMC Engineers (India), and Antenna Test & Measurement Society (India). He has published more than 40 Technical papers.He is on the board of reviewers of journals like the IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, and IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation.

He is an active Volunteer of IEEE and presently Vice Chair of IEEE Bangalore Section and Vice Chair-Industry Relations, IEEE India Council.

Awards:

2002-2004: GE Foundation scholarship for Academic Excellence and Leadership

2011: IETE-IRSI(83) Young Scientist Award

2012: ISRO Young Scientist Award

2013: ASI-ISRO Space Gold Medal