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IIITB COMET Foundation (A section 8 company) is hiring Junior Research Fellows (JRFs) to work on

Channel estimation for 5G mmWave massive MIMO systems. Interested candidates may forward their application along with detailed resume to Clearly state the role you are applying for in the subject of your email.


Channel estimation algorithm design and verification for 5G mmWave Massive MIMO system through software validation and coding.


Principal Investigator (PI):

Dr. Priyanka Das

Assistant Professor, IIITB, India


Number of positions available:

JRF – 01

Scope of work:

  • 5G NR PHY layer algorithm development for FR2 band (mmWave)
  • Understand millimetre wave (mmWave) massive MIMO channel modelling
  • Identify challenges involved in mmWave massive MIMO systems
  • Propose overhead-reduced, low-complexity channel estimation algorithms
  • Develop performance benchmarks to characterize performance


Domain knowledge:

  • In depth knowledge in probability and random variables, signal processing, and wireless communications
  • Programming experience in MATLAB and C or Python
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Technical paper writing skill in Latex will be preferable


Desirable qualifications and experience:

  • M.E/M.Tech./Ph.D in Electronics and Communications Engineering or Electrical Engineering

  • B.Tech candidates with exceptional qualification record may also be considered

  • GATE qualification will be preferable

  • 1-8 years of experience in industry/research in the field of wireless communication, 5G


Less than 35 years on Dec. 31st, 2022 will be preferable.


IIIT Bangalore, Bengaluru, India.

The initial appointment will be given for six months and is extendable based on performance till the project completion (Total project duration 2 years).


Commensurate with skills.