Head of Department

Dr. Pradeep Kumar Rathore
Ph.D(IIT Delhi)



Mr. Telajala Venkata Mahendra Researh Scholar

M.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering (VLSI) from National Institute of Technology Meghalaya, Shillong, India in 2016.

Full Time/Part Time Scholar: Full-Time

Area of Research

  1.  Low-power VLSI
  2.  Content Addressable Memory
  3.  Digital Circuit Design
  4.  Non Volatile Memory Design

Seminar/Conference Attended

  1. Participated in the Instruction Enhancement Programme (IEP) on High Level Design to Silicon under SMDP-C2SD held during 24th to 27th February 2018, organized by the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, IIT Roorkee in association with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (Meity), GOI
  2. Participated in the workshop on High-Speed Communication Circuits under SMDP-C2SD held during 25th to 30th June 2018, organized by the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, IIT Guwahati
  3. Participated and Assisted Lab Sessions in Short Term Training Programme on Digital Design and Analysis at Backend Level Using CADENCE sponsored by TEQIP-III & SERB-DST held during 5th to 9th March 2018, organized by the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, NIT Meghalaya
  4. Participated in 2-Day Familiarization Workshop on Nanofabrication Technologies by Indian Nano electronics Users Programme (INUP) at IIT Bombay and IISc
  5. IEEE International Conference on Innovations in Electronics, Signal Processing and Communication (IESC 2017) during 6-7 April 2017
  6. IEEE International Conference on Electronic Design, Computer Networks & Automated Verification (EDCAV 2015) during 29-30 January 2015
  7. Attended Workshop on Future Challenges in Wireless Communication and Signal Processing at NIT Meghalaya
  8. Attended Workshop on Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design & Fabrication at NIT Meghalaya
  9. Participated in Paper Presentation Contests at various colleges in National level Techfests.



  1. T. V. Mahendra, S. W. Hussain, S. Mishra, and A. Dandapat,“Precharge Free Dynamic Content Addressable Memory”, IET Electronics Letters,vol. 54, no. 9, pp. 556 558, May 2018.
  2. T. V. Mahendra, S. Mishra, and A. Dandapat, “Self controlledhigh performance pre-charge free content addressable memory”, IEEE Transactionson Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, vol. 25, no. 8, pp. 2388 -2392, Aug. 2017.
  3. S. Mishra, T. V. Mahendra, J. Saikia, and A. Dandapat, “ALow-Overhead Dynamic TCAM with Pipelined Read-Restore Refresh Scheme,” IEEETrans. Circuits Syst. I, Reg. Papers, vol. 65, no. 5, pp. 1591-1601, May 2018.
  4. S. Mishra, T. V. Mahendra, and A. Dandapat,``A 9-T 833-MHz1.72-fJ/Bit/Search Quasi Static Ternary Fully Associative Cache Tag withSelective Matchline Evaluation for Wire Speed Applications,” IEEE Trans.Circuits Syst. I, Reg. Papers, vol. 63, no. 11, pp. 1910-1920, Nov. 2016.
  5. S. W. Hussain, T. V. Mahendra, S. Mishra, and A. Dandapat,`` Match-Line Division and Control to Reduce Power Dissipation in ContentAddressable Memory”, IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, Vol. 64, Issue3, pp-early access , 2018.
  1. T. V. Mahendra, S. Mishra, and A. Dandapat “Fully DynamicHigh Density Associative Storage Architectures: Study, Comparison and aProposal,” IEEE 3rd International Conference on Electronics and CommunicationSystems (ICECS 2016), 2016.
  2. K. B. Singh, T. V. Mahendra, K. R. Singh, and Ch. V. RamaRao, Image Enhancement with the Application of Local and Global EnhancementMethods for Dark Images, IEEE International Conference on Innovations in Electronics,Signal Processing and Communication (IESC 2017), Period -April 6-7, Place-Shillong, 2017.

  3. K. B. Singh, S. W. Hussain, T. V. Mahendra and Ch. V. RamaRao, Implementation of OFDM and Pulsed-OFDM, IEEE 15th International Conferenceon Information Technology (ICIT), Period -Dec. 22-24, Place -Bhubaneswar, 2016.

Any other remarkable: Experience

  1. Achieved 94% in NPTEL Online Certification Course On "Digital Circuits And Systems" Conducted By IIT Madras
  2. Achieved 3rd Prize in Technical Quiz at NIT Meghalaya
  3. Presented “Brain Finger printing Technology” at Newtons Group of Institutions and won first prize.
  4. Member of “Training and Placement Cell” & “Student Council” in NIT Meghalaya during 2015-2016