About Us

The International Conference on Microelectronics Devices, Circuits and Systems (ICMDCS 2017) will be held at the VIT University, Vellore India from 10th to 12th A ust 2017. ICMDCS 2017 is organized by Department of Micro and Nanoelectronics is technically sponsored by IEEE Electronic Devices Society and technically co-sponsored by GLOBALFOUNDRIES.

The conference covers the subject areas including: Digital IC design, Analog/RF/Mixed Signal IC design, Device Modeling and Technology, RF communication circuits, Communication Technologies, Signal, Image and Video Processing,  Embedded systems,  Nonlinear circuits and system.  In addition to the technical papers, the conference also covers tutorials on recent advancements in the above said areas, Keynote and Plenary sessions by leading industry leaders and renowned academicians.​

VIT University was started in 1984 as Vellore Engineering College by Dr.G.Viswanathan, Founder & Chancellor. The institute was upgraded to a University conferred in recognition of its academic excellence in 2001 by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India. VIT today comprises of twelve constituent Schools and interdisciplinary Centers offering 18 undergraduate, 31 postgraduate and research programs upto PhD level and more than 1400 fulltime faculty members work at VIT. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spurs us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. VIT ranked No.1 private engineering institute by MHRD [NIRF-2016 ranking]. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. More...

School of Electronics Engineering has 113 faculty members who have done their UG and PG degrees from the top-notch universities. The faculty members of this school are consistently doing well in teaching and research. The School offers:
  • B.Tech (Electronics and Communication Engineering)
  • B.Tech (Biomedical Engineering)
  • B.Tech ECE in specialization in IoT
  • M.Tech (Communication Engineering)
  • M.Tech (VLSI Design)
  • M.Tech (Embedded System)
  • M.Tech (Sensor Technology)
  • M.Tech (Biomedical Engineering)
  • M. Tech (Nano Technology)
  • M.Tech by Research and Ph.D. in Engineering
The School has many industry sponsored advanced laboratories for doing research. The School has signed MoUs with many foreign Universities, research organizations and Industries from where students get benefits for their R&D Work / Projects from the MoUs. The School is actively involved in R&D activities and has sponsored projects from various agencies like DRDO, DST, ISRO (RESPOND), and BRNS.


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Dr.Brajesh Kumar Kaushik

Associate Professor, IIT Roorkee
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Professor, National Taiwan University
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Mr. Pradeep Salla

Applications Engineering Manager - FV, Mentor, A Siemens Business
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Mr. Venkatraghavan Bringivijayaraghavan

Principle Member Technical Staff, Product Development Engineering, GLOBALFOUNDRIES
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Vice President, Regions & Chapters, IEEE-EDS
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Dr. Rajan Pandey

Principal Member of Technical Staff, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Bangalore, India
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Dr. Madabusi Govindarajan

Principal Member of Technical Staff, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Bangalore, India
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Dr. Virendhra Singh

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Bombay
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Mr.Shivraj Thakre

Director, Engineering, Intel, Bangalore


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Dr. M. Sabarimalai Manikandan

Assistant Professor, School of Electrical Sciences, Indian Institute of Bhubaneswar
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Dr. K. Swaminathan, ME, PhD

Founder & CEO, Silicic Innova Technologies Private Limited
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Mr. Shrinivas Pandharpure

Principal Member of Technical Staff, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Bangalore, India
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Mr. Gaurav Goel

Logic Architect, Intel
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Mr. Rakshith Rangaswamiah

Functional Verification Application Engineer, Mentor Graphics



  • 10th AUGUST

Day 1

  • 11th AUGUST

Day 2

  • 12th AUGUST


Category Tutorials Only
Aug 10,2017
Conference Only
Aug 11-12,2017
Conference and Tutorials
Aug 10-12,2017
Indian Delegates Foreign Delegates Indian Delegates Foreign Delegates
IEEE Members Non-IEEE Members IEEE Members Non-IEEE Members
UG & PG Students INR 1000 INR 4000 INR 4500 USD 125 INR 5000 INR 5500 USD 140
Academicians/Research Scholars INR 5000 INR 5500 USD 125 INR 6000 INR 6500 USD 140
Industry Professionals INR 7000 INR 7500 USD 150 INR 8000 INR 8500 USD 165
Accompanying Persons(Co-Authors) INR 2000 INR 2500 USD 50 INR 3000 INR 3500 USD 65

*Offline Payment(Demand Draft only):

It is mandatory to do registration for the conference through online mode. However, if you face any difficulty through online payment and registration mode, DD should be drawn in favour of "VIT University" payable at Vellore, Tamilnadu and send the DD to Organizing Chair, ICMDCS2017, School of Electronics Engineering, VIT University, Vellore - 632014, Taminadu, INDIA on or before 15th July 2017. Important: Proof (scan copy) of the following should be mailed to icmdcs2017@gmail.com mentioning the Paper ID and Online Registration Reference Number in the subject field.
1. DD/online transfer
2. IEEE membership details (for members only)
3. ID card for student author registration

Note : Registration fee includes conference kits for registered authors/co-authors, lunch and a banquet dinner.
An additional fee of ₹320/day has to be paid for accommodation fee in VIT Hostels (if required) exclusive of food.



For Accommodation in VIT Guest Househttp://info.vit.ac.in/guesthouse/reservation.asp
For Accommodation in Vellore Hotels - Hotel Details


Steering Committee


Chief Patron & Chancellor

Dr.Sekar Viswanathan

Patron & Vice President

Mr.Sankar Viswanathan

Patron & Vice President


Patron & Vice President

Dr.Anand A Samuel

Patron & Vice Chancellor

Dr.S Narayanan

Patron & Pro-Vice Chancellor

Dr.V Raju

Patron & Pro-Vice Chancellor

Advisory Committee

Dr.M Raja

BITS, Pilani, Dubai Campus, UAE

Dr.Kewal K Saluja

University of Winsconsin-Madison, US

Dr.Krishnendu Chakrabarty

Duke University, US

Dr.Xiao-Zhi Ga

Helsinki University of Technology, Finland

Dr.Subramaniam Ganesan

Oakland University Rochester,US

Dr.Anand Paul

Kyungpook National Univeristy, South Korea



Dr.Vijaya Sankara Rao Pasupureddi

Carinthia University of Applied Sciences,Austria

Dr.Vishwani D.Agrawal

Samuel Ginn College of Engineering,Auburn University,US


Indian Institute of Technology, India

Dr.Susmita Sur-Kolay

ACM Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, India

Dr.M.Sabarimalai Manikandan

IIT Bhuvaneshwar, India

Dr.Roy Pailey

IIT, Guwahati, India

Dr.Vipin Madangarli



Texas Instruments, India


National Institute of Technology, Nagaland, India

Technical Program Committee

Dr.Kittur Harish Mallikarjun

VIT University, India


VIT University,India

Dr.Xiao-Zhi Gao

Helsinki University of Technology, Finland

Dr.Roy Pailey

Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India

Dr.Parameswaran Ramanathan

Wisconsin-Madison University, USA

Dr.Vignesh Rajamani

Vice President, IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society, Oakland University, USA

Dr.Navin Bishnoi


Dr.Sreehari Veeramachaneni

BITS, Hydrabad

Dr.Debesh K Das

Jadavpur University, India

Dr.Maryam Shojaei Baghini

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay


Philips India


Anna University


Amritha University, Kolkata


National Institute of Technology, Trichy

Organising Committee

General Chairs

Dr.Elizabeth Rufus


Organising Chairs


Dr.V. Arunachalam

Local Organising Committee

Hospitality Chairs

Prof.K.Jagannadha Naidu

Sponsorship Chairs

Prof.S.Satheesh Kumar
Prof.Rajeev Pankaj Nelapati

Registration Chairs

Dr.Sri Adibhatla Sridevi
Prof. M. Aarthy

Technical Review Chairs

Dr.V.Nithish Kumar

Publicity Chairs

Prof.S Ravi
Prof.R Dhanabal

Website Chairs

Prof.R Anitha
Prof.C Prayline Rajabai

Finance Chair

Prof.P Jayakrishnan

Tutorial Chair

Dr. S Kumaravel

Information For Authors

Call for papers

Authors must submit their papers using easychair (https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icmdcs2017)  on or before 20th May 2017. All papers will be reviewed for technical content and scope by a technical program committee.

All accepted and presented papers would be submitted to digitally archived through IEEE Xplore and indexed in Scopus. (IEEE Xplore Catalog Number: CFP17L10-ART, ISBN: 978-1-5386-1716-8).

Standard IEEE conference templates for LaTeX and Microsoft Word formats can be obtained from:  http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html.  The page limits are SIX pages for regular papers and THREE pages for short papers. Submitted papers must be unpublished and not currently under review for any other publication. Authors of accepted papers must sign an IEEE copyright release form and also present their paper at the conference to be included in IEEE Xplore. If you have any questions regarding the submission of manuscripts, please contact the organizer through email: icmdcs2017@gmail.com

Click here to submit

Publication Details

  1. All the accepted papers which are registered for ICMDCS2017 will be published in the conference proceedings with ISBN number (assigned by IEEE, USA) and also submitted for inclusion in IEEE Xplore.
  2. Selected and Extended version of Papers will be submitted into:
    • SCI-E Journal(Annexure-1)
    • Scopus Indexed Journals(Annexure-2)
    • Other reputed journals.
    • Book Chapters.
  3. IEEE Policies
    : IEEE reserves the right to exclude a paper from distribution after the conference (e.g., removal from IEEE Xplore) if the paper is not presented at the conference. Papers are reviewed on the basis that they do not contain plagiarized material and have not been submitted to any other conference at the same time (double submission). These matters are taken very seriously, and the IEEE Communications Society will take action against any author who engages in either practice. Follow these links to learn more on plagiarism and double submission: IEEE Policy on Plagiarism and IEEE Policy on Double Submission.

Click here to Download Call for Paper Notification

ICMDCS 2017 Author's Kit

Instructions for Accepted Authors
Conference Template Guidelines for PDF eXpress IEEE Copyright Form


Manuscripts can be submitted under the wide ranges of fields mentioned below but are not limited to these topics.


Logic and physical synthesis, physical design, timing and signal integrity, power integrity, design for Manufacturability, design for yield, design challenges for advanced technology nodes, low-power design, power-aware and energy-efficient design, thermal management, battery-aware design, energy harvesting, CAD Tools, Verification methodologies, DFT, fault modeling and simulation, ATPG, BIST, board-level and system-level test, memory test


Design of analog, mixed-signal, and RF IP, high-speed wired and wireless communication interfaces, low-power analog and RF, memory design, standard cell design


Logic and Memory devices: Beyond CMOS devices.  Fundamental understanding of non-volatile memory cells; Two-terminal selection devices for memory arrays; Revolutionary SRAM and DRAM replacement solutions;Photovoltaics Nano-electro-mechanical Systems and Sensors;  Characterization and control of PV systems, Nano/bio-sensing and robots, Nano materials for NEMS, Nano fluidics. Optoelectronics, Photonics and Compound Semiconductor Devices: Synthesis and characterization of carbon-based optical materials, 2-D materials beyond graphene, Linear and nonlinear optical spectroscopy of carbon-based and other 1-D and 2-D materials, Electronic and transport properties of ultrathin carbon films, Application of nanocarbon materials for lasing, Nanocarbon-based solar cells, Growth and related technologies, High-frequency and high-power devices, GaN and related semiconductors, Oxide semiconductors, Organic semiconductors and flexible materials​.


System-level design methodologies, processor and memory design, multicore systems, GPU design, on-chip communication architectures and networks-on-chip, performance analysis, defect-tolerant architectures, machine learning). : Hardware/Software co-design, embedded SoC, embedded multi-core systems, board-level hardware, hardware platforms for Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices,Reconfigurable computing, FPGA architecture and FPGA circuit design, CAD for FPGA, FPGA prototyping, FPGA-based accelerators for cloud servers,Wireless sensor networks, low-power wireless systems, wireless protocols, wireless power delivery. Communication Technologies. Networking. IoT. Big Data Analytics. Signal, Image and Video Processing Systems. Security Systems. Bio-signal processings. 

and other relevant areas....





CAMERA READY PAPER SUBMISSION: 10th July, 2017 15th July, 2017   &   AUTHOR REGISTRATION:  10th July, 2017 15th July,2017

Contact Us

Dr. V.Arunachalam

Organising Chair
Department of Micro & Nano Electronics
School of Electronics Engineering
VIT University, Vellore - 632014

Tamilnadu, INDIA