International Conference On

VLSI, Signal Processing, Power Electronics, IoT, Communication and Embedded Systems (VSPICE-2022)

Dec 22-23, 2022




Notification of acceptance will be announced on 15-11-2022.

Submission deadline extended to 30-10-2022.

Registration fee details announced.

About the Conference

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, N. M. A. M. Institute of Technology, Nitte, India is organizing a Two Day International Conference on “VLSI, Signal Processing, Power Electronics, IoT, Communication and Embedded Systems” (VSPICE-2022) as a part of Multi-Conference on International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering (ICETE-2022) on 22-23 Dec 2022.

The conference is dedicated to driving innovation in nearly every aspect of Electronics & Communication Engineering. The conference provides platform for researchers, professionals, executives and practicing engineers from various industries, research institutes and educational bodies to share and exchange their ideas on the theme of the conference. A series of keynote presentations, technical paper and poster presentations are planned to discuss new issues, tackle complex problems and find advanced enabling solutions which are able to shape new trends and enable the development of mankind as a whole.

All accepted and presented papers of VSPICE-2022 will be submitted to Scopus indexed journal for further processing for possible publication.

Theme of the Conference

Advances in VLSI, Signal Processing, Power Electronics, IoT, Communication and Embedded Systems pave a pathway for the development of efficient and economic systems. For making the best use of resources, expertise in multiple specializations and interdisciplinary research is gaining prominence. Hence, the objective of the conference is to provide a platform for people who are working in Electronics and Communications and allied disciplines to share their expertise and contribute to technical innovations.

The conference will be held at N.M.A.M. Institute of Technology, Nitte, Karnataka, India. For details about the institute please visit

Dr. B K Murthy

Senior Director (Scientist G) and Group Coordinator,
R & D in IT and Digital India Corporation

Dr. Shubakar Kalya

Faculty, Science, Math and Technology (SMT) Cluster,
Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore


Submissions are warmly invited for research papers describing their latest findings and research work to the conference based on the theme. Other related and emerging themes and topics are also welcome.

An opportunity for overseas speakers to enroll themselves for the “Invited Online Lecture” on the theme of the conference. Registration fee is waived for this category. Interested researcher speakers may contact the conference team through this email id for further details:

Papers are invited in the following areas (But are not limited to):


• VLSI CAD Algorithms for Design Automation
• Analog/Mixed-Signal System Design
• Testability and Design for Test
• Crypto VLSI Design
• Deep Submicron Design and Modeling Issues
• Digital Circuits and FPGA Based Designs
• Digital System Design and Validation
• Emerging CMOS Technology
• Low Power and Power Aware Design
• Reconfigurable Systems
• System Design and Security
• Testing, Reliability, Fault-Tolerance
• VLSI Applications in Communication
• 3-D Integration and Physical Design

Signal Processing

• Adaptive Signal Processing
• Applications of Signal Processing
• Artificial Neural Network (ANN)
• Biomedical Signal and Image Processing
• Deep Learning
• Feature Extraction
• Image and Video Processing
• Machine Learning
• Multi-Rate Signal Processing
• Non-Linear Signal Processing
• Non-Stationary Signal Processing
• Pattern Recognition & Classification
• Signal Models in Communication
• Signal Transforms
• Speech Processing

Power Electronics

• Converters, Rectifiers, and Inverters
• Power Electronic Systems
• High Power Density Power Converters
• Power Electronics in Renewable Energy Systems
• Smart Grids
• Applications of Nonlinear Methods to Power Electronic Systems

Internet of Things

• Big Data
• Cloud Computing in IoT
• Cloud Computing Architecture
• Cloud Storage
• Security and Privacy in IoT
• IoT Applications and Services
• Signal Processing in IoT


• Antenna Design
• Congestion and Admission Control
• Cognitive Radio
• Integrated Wireless/ Optical Networks
• Mesh, Sensor and Adhoc Networks
• Microwave and RF Communication
• MIMO Systems
• Mobile Edge Computing
• Multi-Carrier Modulation
• Waveform Design
• Optical Networking
• Routing in Wireless Networks
• Satellite Communication
• Scheduling and Radio Resource Management
• Software Defined Radio

Embedded System

• Adaptive Embedded Systems
• Automotive and Avionic Systems
• Distributed Embedded Computing
• Embedded Real-Time Operating Systems
• Embedded Robotics
• Instrumentation and Measurement
• Embedded Software Engineering
• Hardware/Software Co-Design
• High Performance Computing Systems
• Identification and Supervision Systems
• Internet of Things
• Microcontroller and FPGA Implementation
• Multi-Objective Optimization
• Networked Embedded Systems
• Real-Time Systems and Applications
• Security in Embedded Systems
• Architectures for Embedded Systems
• Testing and Benchmarking

Paper Submission

The research paper submitted should be original work and should not have been submitted in another conference or journal.

Full length papers in IEEE format (single or double column) are to be submitted through the easy chair conference management system.

EasyChair Submission Link


It is planned to publish the peer reviewed and selected papers of conference as proceedings with Springer in their prestigious “Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering” series ( Select papers from the conference will be published by Springer as a proceedings book volume. Springer will conduct quality checks on the accepted papers and only papers that pass these checks will be published.

Preconference Tutorial

Eminent researcher/academician/industrialist will be delivering one day pre conference tutorial on topics pertaining to the major themes of the conference. The pre-conference speaker and related details will be updated on the website.

Important Dates

Submission of Full-length Manuscript (opens from)

Last date to submit Full-length Manuscript

15/09/2022 Extended till 30/10/2022

Notification of Acceptance

Last Date for Registration


Submission of Camera-ready Manuscript

Conference Dates

22-23 December 2022

Registration Details

Indian Delegates Foreign Delegates
Pre Conference Tutorial Conference Pre Conference Tutorial Conference
₹ 1000 ₹ 6000 $ 100 $ 150

Mode of Payment

Payment of Registration fee can be made in the form of:

Demand Draft

Demand Draft in favour of Nitte Education Trust payable at Nitte. Demand Draft may be sent through post to N.M.A.M. Institute of Technology, Nitte-574110, Karkala, Karnataka, India.

NOTE: Please specify your “Paper ID” and “VSPICE-22 Conference” on the back of Demand Draft.


A/c Holder name: Nitte Deemed to be University
Account No.: 110047322915
IFSC code: CNRB0010115
MICR Code: 576015041
Account Type: Savings Bank
Bank Name: Canara Bank, Nitte-574110


Sri. N. Vinaya Hegde

Chancellor, Nitte Deemed to be University,
President Nitte Education Trust

General Chair

Dr. Niranjan N. Chiplunkar

NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, India

General Co-Chairs

Dr. I. R. Mithanthaya

Vice Principal & Dean (Academics)
NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, India

Dr. Srinivas Rao B. R.

Vice Principal & Controller of Examination
NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, India

Chief Conveners

Dr. Sudesh Bekal

Dean (R & D)
NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, India

Dr. Nagesh Prabhu

P. G. Coordinator,
NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, India

Organizing Secretary

Dr. Shriram Marathe

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering

Organising Committee

Dr. G. Srinikethan, Director (R & D — Technical), Nitte-Deemed to be University
Dr. Subrahmanya Bhat, Professor & Dean (Student Welfare, ISO & IQAC Coordinator)
Dr. K. Rajesh Shetty, Dean (Admission)
Dr. Venkatesh Kamath, Deputy Controller of Examinations
Dr. Srinath Shetty, Resident Engineer
Dr. Rashmi Hegde B., Head, Dept. of Humanities

Track Chairs

Dr. Krishnanada Shet

Associate Professor, Dept. of E & C Engineering

Power Electronics
Dr. Durga Prasad

Associate Professor, Dept. of E & C Engineering

Signal Processing
Dr. Vidya Kudva

Associate Professor, Dept. of E & C Engineering

Embedded Systems & IoT
Dr. Sukesh Rao

Associate Professor, Dept. of E & C Engineering

VLSI and Embedded Systems
Mr. Mahaveera K

Assistant Professor, Dept. of E & C Engineering

Program Chair

Dr. K. V. S. S. S. S. Sairam

Professor & Head
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, India


Dr. Prabha Niranjan

Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, India

Dr. Subramanya Bhat

Associate Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering

Publication Committee


Dr. Subramanya Bhat,

Associate Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering


Dr. Shivaprakasha K S, Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mr. Dileep Kumar M.J., Assiatant Professor, Dept. of ECE

Web Design and Publicity Committee


Dr. Shivakumar B. R., Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE


Mrs. Niju Rajan, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Nagapriya Kamath, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Lavanya B L, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE

Transportation, Food & Accommodation Committee


Dr. Shankar B B, Associate Professor, Dept. of ECE


Dr. Narendra K.C., Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Shankari N, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE

Event Management Committee


Dr. Prabha Niranjan, Professor, Dept. of ECE


Mrs. Shrividya G, Associate Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Shubha, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mr. Prajwal Hegde N, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Kavitha S, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Anusha R, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE

Registration and Certificate Committee


Mrs. Sushma P S, Associate Professor, Dept. of ECE


Mrs. Padmavathi N.B., Associate Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Shubha B., Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Ashwini K., Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mrs. Lavanya B L, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE

Pre Conference Tutorial

Dr. Ashish Singh, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE
Mr. Karthik, Assistant Professor, Dept. of ECE

Steering Committee

Sri. Vishal Hegde

Pro Chancellor,
Nitte-Deemed to be University,

Dr. N. R. Shetty

Central University, Karnataka

Dr. Takamoto Itoh

Vice Dean- Mech Engg,
Ritsumeikan University, Japan

Dr. Harish Kumar Madhyastha

University of Miyazaki, Japan

Dr. Shripad T. Revankar

Professor, Purdue University,

Dr. Shuhaimi Mansor

University Technology Malaysia, Malaysia

Mr. Michio Kaida

Director, Chairman,
NIDEC-READ Corp., Kyoto, Japan

Dr. Prasad Yarlagada

Queensland University of Technology,

Mr. Tomonari Kobayashi

Kobayashi Create Co. Ltd., Aichi-Ken, Japan

Technical Advisory Committee

Dr.Noushath Shaffi

Head - Research Department & Technology Transfer Office
University of Technology and Applied Sciences
Sultanate of Oman

Prof. Raghavendra Ramachandra

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Dr. Ahmed A Metwally

Illumina AI Lab
San Francisco

Dr. Roberto Janniel Lavarello Montero

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Dr. Omid Ansary

Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Chancellor's Office
Professor of Electrical Engineering, School of Science, Engineering and Technology
Engineering Science Graduate Faculty, Penn State Harrisburg

Dr. Ashoka K S Bhat

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering,
University of Victoria, Canada

Dr. Ashok Rao

Former Head
Network Project, CEDT, IISc, Bengaluru, India

Dr. C. P. Ravikumar

Technical Director,
Technical Talent Development, Texas Instruments, India

Sri. Puneeth Kumar Mishra

Head, Satellite Antenna Characterisation, Test and Design Section, ISRO Satellite Center, Bengaluru, India
Chair, IEEE Bangalore Section

Dr. Muralidhar Kulkarni

Professor, Department of E & C Engineering,
N.I.T.K, Surathkal, India

Dr. Nagaraja H N

Vice chancellor,
Graphic Era Deemed to University, Dehradun, India

Dr. S. Y. Kulkarni

Professor and Additional Director,
BNMIT, Bengaluru, India


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