QIF 2021 India

2021 India Program Details

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. proudly announces the launch of Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2021-2022 program for selected Indian universities. Each winning team (up to 2 students and 2 faculty members) will receive a financial award for the academic year 2021-22, plus assignment of a Qualcomm researcher(s) as a mentor to facilitate close interaction with Qualcomm.

The Program is sponsored by Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and Qualcomm Technology Licensing headquartered at 5775 Morehouse Drive, San Diego, CA 92121 (“Sponsor”).

Qualcomm Research is a division of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
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We are pleased to announce the winning teams of the 2021 edition of Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship - India. Congratulations to all the winning teams!


Institute Proposal Title Student(s) Faculty Advisor(s)
International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad Deep Neural Models For Generalized Synthesis Of Multi-avatar Actions Debtanu Gupta, Pranay Gupta Ravi Kiran Sarvadevabhatla
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Efficient Self-Supervised Learning of Robust Representations Sravanti Addepalli R. Venkatesh Babu
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Intelligent Reflecting Surface Assisted Opportunistic Multi-user Communication Yashvanth L. Chandra R. Murthy
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Multipath Streaming Codes Vinayak Ramkumar, Shobhit Bhatnagar P Vijay Kumar
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore PolyGANs: Generative Adversarial Networks and the Polyharmonic Spline Connection Siddarth Asokan Chandra Sekhar Seelamantula
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore TomoPose: Hand Pose estimation and tracking using electrical impedance Tomography Karthik Girija Ramesan Prasanta Kumar Ghosh
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay Remeshing-Free Fracture Simulation with Haptic Feedback Avirup Mandal Parag Chaudhuri, Subhasis Chaudhuri
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay Ultrasound-MRI fusion in prostate diagnostics and operation Sahar Almahfouz Nasser, Gouranga Bala Amit Sethi
Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad Fast and Efficient DFT Computation for Signals with Structured Support Charantej Reddy Pochimireddy Aditya Siripuram
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur Online Matrix Completion Algorithms for Topological Interference Management Japneet Singh, Zeeshan Akhtar Adrish Banerjee, Ketan Rajawat
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur TEMPER: Trusted Execution using Machine learning assisted PUF Enabled Random-number-generators Kuheli Pratihar Debdeep Mukhopadhyay
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras Self-supervised Light Field Video Reconstruction for Smartphones Prasan Shedligeri, Shrisudhan G Kaushik Mitra
Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee Fast Machine Learning Based Parametric SPICE Macromodel Extraction for FinFET Device-to-System Level Optimization Surila Guglani, Jyoti Patel Sourajeet Roy, Sudeb Dasgupta

Fellowship Winners and Finalists

The Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship began in 2009, and has continued to grow with the addition of more universities, more candidates, and expansion to our research centers internationally. Take a look at a list of all our fellowship winners and finalists from years past: