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Dr. Chirag N. Paunwala is working as a Professor, EC Department, and Dean R&D, Sarvajanik College of Engineering and Technology, Surat. His research interest includes Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Deep Learning, and Medical Signal Processing. He has published more than 70 research publications in reputed conferences, Journals and Book Chapters.

He won the "Best Chapter Award" three times (2015,2016 and 2021) Signal Processing Society during his tenure as Chairman, SPS Chapter Gujarat Section. He is the first recipient of the Meritorious Service Award by the IEEE Signal Processing Society, USA in 2017. Currently, He is Vice-Chair for IEEE Gujarat Section.

Work

experience
 

​January 2016 - present

 

​Professor, Electronics & Communication Department, SCET, Surat

 

April 2008- December 2015

Associate Professor, Electronics & Communication Department, SCET, Surat

 

October 2001- March 2008
Lecturer, Electronics & Communication Department, SCET, Surat

August 2000 - September 2001​

Adhoc Lecturer, Electronics & Communication Department, CKPCET, Surat

October 1999 - June 2000

Adhoc Lecturer, Electronics & Communication Department, REC (Currently SVNIT), Surat

Education

Ph.D., National Institute of Technology, Surat

​2009-2012

Title of the thesis: "A Cognitive Feature Fusion Approach for License Plate Localization" 

M.E. (Digital Techniques and Instrumentation)
SGSITS, INDORE (QIP Category)

​2004-2006

First among 13 PG branches

B.E. (Electronics)

1995-1999

Second in Branch