Assistant Professor

Dr Satish Kumar Tiwari

Electronics and Communication Engineering


  1. Molecular Communication for 6G in Wave-Denied Environments
  2. Nano-Sensor Networks
  3. IoBNT aided In Vivo Diagnosis



RGPV Bhopal


NIT Rourkela


IIT Indore


  • Jan. 2020 – Dec. 2021 | Post-Doctoral Fellow | IISc Bangalore, India
  • Jul. 2019 – Dec. 2019 | Assistant Professor | IIIT Bhopal, India
  • Aug. 2018 – Jun. 2019 | Senior Research Fellow | IIT Indore, India

Research Interest

  • Early cancer detection using mobile molecular nano-sensor network inside the blood vessels.
  • Cancer localization and the targeted drug delivery.
  • Energy harvesting in molecular nano-sensor network.

Awards & Fellowships

  • 2019- National Post-Doctoral Fellowship (NPDF)- SERB, Govt. of India
  • 2019- Best PhD Thesis- CICT 2019, IIIT Allahabad
  • 2014- PhD Fellowship- MHRD, Govt. of India
  • 2012- MTech Fellowship- MHRD, Govt. of India
  • 2007- Academic Performance Certificate- OIST, Bhopal


  • IEEE Member
  • IEEE Young Professionals


  • S. K. Tiwari and P. K. Upadhyay, “Estimate-and-forward relaying in diffusion-based molecular communication networks: Performance evaluation and threshold optimization," IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 183-193, Sep. 2017.
  • A. K. Mishra, S.K. Tiwari, S. C. M. Gowda, and P. Singh, “Performance analysis of bidirectional multiuser multirelay transmission systems with channel estimation error and hardware impairment," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 68, no. 9, pp. 8804-8813, Sep. 2019.
  • S. K. Tiwari, T. R. T. Reddy, and P. K. Upadhyay, “Error performance optimization using logarithmic barrier function in molecular nanonetworks," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 21, no. 11, pp. 2408-2411, Nov. 2017.
  • S. K. Tiwari and P. K. Upadhyay, “Maximum likelihood estimation of SNR for diffusion-based molecular communication," IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 320-323, Jun. 2016.
  • S. K. Tiwari, T. R. T. Reddy, P. K. Upadhyay, and D. B. da Costa, “Joint optimization of molecular resource allocation and relay positioning in diffusive nanonetworks," IEEE Access, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 67681-67687, Nov. 2018.
  • S. K. Tiwari and P. K. Upadhyay, “Estimate-and-forward relaying in molecular communication using brownian motion with drift," International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications (SPCOM), IISc Bangalore, India, Jul. 2018, pp. 502-506.

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