Rajnikant Sharma

Rajnikant Sharma

Asst Professor

Rhodes Hall

727

CEAS - Aerospace Eng & Eng Mechanics - 0070

Professional Summary

Dr. Sharma's WordPress CV
Research Interests

  • Cooperative localization, control, and vision based path planning of unmanned aerial vehicles and ground robots.
  • GPS denied navigation.
  • Sensor resource management and active sensing.
  • Nonlinear control and estimation.
  • Multi target geo-localization.
  • Secure and resilient autonomous vehicle platooning.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, University of Rajasthan Jaipur, India, 2003 (Electrical Engineering)

Master of Engineering, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India, 2005 (Aerospace Engineering)

Ph.D., Brigham Young University Provo, Utah, 2011 (Electrical Engineering)

Research Support

Grant: #IIS-1736087 Investigators:Sharma, Rajnikant 01-01-2017 -08-31-2018 National Science Foundation Cooperative Autonomous Vehicle Routing Under Resource and Localization Constraints Role:PI $215,523.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #200323-426 / FA8651-16-1-0001 Investigators:Sharma, Rajnikant 05-01-2017 -12-31-2017 Department of the Air Force Real-time Cooperative Navigation Using Relative Sensing Under Communication and Sensing Constraints Role:PI $41,621.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #140343-418 / CNS-1410000 Investigators:Sharma, Rajnikant 06-01-2018 -05-31-2019 National Science Foundation TWC: Medium: Secure and Resilient Vehicular Platooning Role:PI $41,621.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #FA8651-18-1-0005 Investigators:Sharma, Rajnikant 08-29-2018 -12-02-2020 Air Force Research Laboratory Real-time Cooperative Navigation using Relative Localization under Communication and Sensing Constraints Role:PI $55,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #WSARC OFRN Round 3 Subcontract / OSU 60064366 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish; Ma, Jiaqi; Sharma, Rajnikant 09-01-2018 -03-31-2020 Ohio Department of Higher Education Regional Unmanned Traffic Management System (RUTMS) Role:Collaborator $596,927.34 Awarded Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #DTRA19-P01 / HDTRA119P0023 Investigators:Sharma, Rajnikant 02-14-2019 -09-13-2019 Defense Threat Reduction Agency Cooperative RF-Trail Based C3 Environment Navigation System Role:PI $45,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #N00014-19-1-2486 Investigators:Khare, Prashant; Maynard, Kathie; Sharma, Rajnikant 06-21-2019 -06-08-2022 Office of Naval Research Minor Certificate Program in Computational Naval Sciences to Enable Naval STEM Careers Role:Collaborator $253,159.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Dunn D.; Gerdes R.; Li M.; Mitchell S.; Sajjad I.; Sharma R. (08-30-2017. )Regular: Attacker-Induced Traffic Flow Instability in a Stream of Semi-Automated Vehicles.Proceedings - 47th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks, DSN 2017, ,499-510

Chakraborty A.; Misra S.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (07-01-2017. )Observability conditions for switching sensing topology for cooperative localization.Unmanned Systems, ,5 (3 ),141-157

Al-Hashimi A.; Dadras S.; Gerdes R.; Mitchell S.; Sajjad I.; Sharma R. (06-29-2017. )Visual distance estimation for pure pursuit based platooning with a monocular camera.Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,2327-2332

Gerdes R.; Sajjad I.; Sharma R. (04-18-2017. )A game-theoretic approach and evaluation of adversarial vehicular platooning.Proceedings - 2017 1st International Workshop on Safe Control of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, SCAV 2017 (part of CPS Week), ,35-41

Manjunath A.; Mehrok P.; Ratnoo A.; Sharma R. (06-30-2016. )Application of virtual target based guidance laws to path following of a quadrotor UAV.2016 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, ICUAS 2016, ,252-260

Brink K.; Chakraborty A.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (05-26-2016. )Cooperative localization for fixed wing unmanned aerial vehicles.Proceedings of the IEEE/ION Position, Location and Navigation Symposium, PLANS 2016, ,106-117

Rathinam S.; Sharma R. (01-01-2016. )Cooperative-timing attack with smart munitions using cooperative localization in contested environme .AIAA Infotech @ Aerospace Conference, ,

Fisher T.; Sharma R. (01-01-2016. )Rudder augmented trajectory correction for small unmanned aerial vehicles and the effects on fixed c .2016 AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference, ,

Erekson I.; Maughan D.; Sharma R. (12-30-2015. )Using Extended Kalman Filter for robust control of a flying inverted pendulum.2015 IEEE Signal Processing and Signal Processing Education Workshop, SP/SPE 2015, ,101-106

Dunn D.; Gerdes R.; Sajjad I.; Sharma R. (10-16-2015. )Attack mitigation in adversarial platooning using detection-based sliding mode control.CPS-SPC 2015 - Proceedings of the 1st ACM Workshop on Cyber-Physical Systems-Security and/or Privacy, co-located with CCS 2015, ,43-53

Nielsen J.; Sharma R. (01-01-2015. )Formation control of quad-rotor UAVs using a single camera.2015 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, ICUAS 2015, ,18-25

Erekson I.; Maughan D.; Sharma R. (01-01-2015. )Flying inverted pendulum trajectory control on Robust Intelligent Sensing and Control Multi-Agent An.2015 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, ICUAS 2015, ,1279-1284

Dadras S.; Gerdes R.; Sharma R. (01-01-2015. )Vehicular platooning in an adversarial environment.ASIACCS 2015 - Proceedings of the 10th ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communications Security, ,167-178

Gruber S.; Hager C.; Kwon H.; Pack D.; Sharma R.; Yoder J. (01-01-2015. )UAV handbook: Payload design of small uavs.Handbook of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, ,143-163

Sharma R. (01-01-2014. )Observability based control for cooperative localization.2014 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, ICUAS 2014 - Conference Proceedings, ,134-139

Kwon H.; Pack D.; Sharma R.; Yoder J. (01-01-2014. )Vision based mobile target geo-localization and target discrimination using bayes detection theory.Springer Tracts in Advanced Robotics, ,104 ,59-71

Dutta R.; Kothari M.; Pack D.; Sharma R.; Sun L. (01-01-2014. )A cooperative formation control strategy maintaining connectivity of a multi-agent system.IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, ,1189-1194

Beard R.; Sharma R.; Taylor C.; Yu H. (12-01-2013. )Observability-based local path planning and obstacle avoidance using bearing-only measurements.Robotics and Autonomous Systems, ,61 (12 ),1392-1405

Beard R.; Quebe S.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (12-01-2013. )Bearing-only cooperative localization: Simulation and experimental results.Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems: Theory and Applications, ,72 (3-4 ),429-440

Beard R.; Kothari M.; Pack D.; Postlethwaite I.; Sharma R. (12-01-2013. )Cooperative target-capturing with incomplete target information.Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems: Theory and Applications, ,72 (3-4 ),373-384

Pack D.; Sharma R. (09-16-2013. )Cooperative sensor resource management for multi target geolocalization using small fixed-wing unman .AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC) Conference, ,

Kwon H.; Pack D.; Sharma R.; Yoder J. (12-01-2012. )Robust mobile ground target localization using ground image features with UAV position compensation .International Conference on Control, Automation and Systems, ,454-458

Kwon H.; Pack D.; Sharma R.; Yoder J. (12-01-2012. )Monitoring for intrusion behaviors with a small UAV .International Conference on Control, Automation and Systems, ,179-184

Beard R.; Pack D.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (11-26-2012. )Bearing-only cooperative geo-localization using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles .Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,3883-3888

Beard R.; Quebe S.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (04-01-2012. )Graph-based observability analysis of bearing-only cooperative localization.IEEE Transactions on Robotics, ,28 (2 ),522-529

Beard R.; Saunders J.; Sharma R. (01-01-2012. )Reactive path planning for micro air vehicles using bearing-only measurements.Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems: Theory and Applications, ,65 (1-4 ),409-416

Beard R.; Sharma R.; Taylor C.; Yu H. (09-29-2011. )Observability-based local path planning and collision avoidance for micro air vehicles using bearing .Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,4649-4654

Beard R.; Casbeer D.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (12-01-2010. )Distributed cooperative SLAM using an information consensus filter.AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference, ,

Kothari M.; Postlethwaite I.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (10-15-2010. )Cooperative target-capturing with inaccurate target information .Proceedings of the 2010 American Control Conference, ACC 2010, ,5520-5525

Sharma R.; Taylor C. (12-01-2009. )Vision based distributed cooperative navigation for MAVs in GPS denied areas .AIAA Infotech at Aerospace Conference and Exhibit and AIAA Unmanned...Unlimited Conference, ,

Beard R.; Saunders J.; Sharma R.; Taylor C. (12-01-2009. )Reactive collision avoidance for fixed-wing MAVs flying in urban terrain .AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference and Exhibit, ,

Ghose D.; Sharma R. (05-01-2009. )Collision avoidance between UAV clusters using swarm intelligence techniques.International Journal of Systems Science, ,40 (5 ),521-538

Sharma R.; Taylor C. (12-01-2008. )Cooperative navigation of MAVs in GPS denied areas.IEEE International Conference on Multisensor Fusion and Integration for Intelligent Systems, ,481-486

Ghose D.; Sharma R. (12-01-2007. )Swarm intelligence based collision avoidance between realistically modelled UAV clusters.Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,3892-3897

Chatuvedi D.; Sharma R. (12-01-2007. )Modelling and simulation of a parachute deceleration device .Modelling, Measurement and Control B, ,76 (5-6 ),34-48

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (02-01-2005. )Toxic metals status in human blood and breast milk samples in an integrated steel plant environment .Environmental Geochemistry and Health, ,27 (1 ),39-45

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (12-01-2004. )Study of dental fluorosis in subjects related to a phosphatic fertilizer plant environment in Chhatt .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (12 ),985-988

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (11-01-2004. )Study of spatial variability and enrichment of selected toxic elements in ambient particulate matter .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (11 ),949-956

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (06-01-2004. )Study of spatial variation and enrichment of selected elements in ambient particulate around an inte .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,24 (6 ),442-452

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (05-01-2004. )Respiratory tract contamination with selected toxic elements in a slag based cement plant environmen .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (5 ),462-465

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (04-01-2004. )Chemical characterization and enrichment of selected toxic elements in ambient particulate matter ar .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (4 ),376-382

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (01-01-2004. )A case study of spatial variation and enrichment of selected elements in ambient particulate matter .Environmental geochemistry and health, ,26 (4 ),373-381

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (09-01-2003. )Enrichment and exposure of particulate lead in a traffic environment in India.Environmental Geochemistry and Health, ,25 (3 ),297-306

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Study of seasonal variation in ambient particulate of Durg city .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,23 (8 ),893-896

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Spatial variability and seasonal evaluation of ambient particulate matter around an alumina plant .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,23 (8 ),921-928

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Seasonal variation of PM10 and SPM levels in ambient air around a cement plant .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,62 (8 ),827-833

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Spatial and seasonal variability of ambient concentrations of particulate matter around an integrate .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,62 (8 ),838-845

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (12-01-2002. )Spatial variability of ambient particulate matter around a phosphatic fertilizer plant in India .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,61 (12 ),1077-1083

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (06-01-2002. )Seasonal variation of stack emitted SPM levels in ambient air around an integrated steel plant .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,22 (6 ),665-670

Rathinam S.; Sharma R.; Sundar K. (07-01-2019. )Path planning for unmanned vehicles with localization constraints.Optimization Letters, ,13 (5 ),993-1009

Brink K.; Chakraborty A.; Mishra N.; Sharma R. (05-14-2019. )Cooperative Relative Pose Estimation to Aid Landing of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle on a Moving Platfo.2019 5th Indian Control Conference, ICC 2019 - Proceedings, ,277-282

Brink K.; Chakraborty A.; Misra S.; Sharma R. (01-18-2019. )Cooperative Simultaneous Arrival of Unmanned Vehicles onto a Moving Target in GPS-Denied Environment.Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, ,2018-December ,5409-5414

Holsinger S.; Sharma R. (01-01-2019. )Multiple target tracking via dynamic point clustering on a uav platform.AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, ,

Khanapuri E.; Sharma R. (01-01-2019. )Uncertainty aware geo-localization of multi-targets with multi-uav using neural network and extended.AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, ,

Biswas S.; Sharma R. (01-01-2019. )Goal-aware navigation of quadrotor uav for infrastructure inspection.AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, ,

Hartman C.; Sharma R. (01-01-2019. )Development of a velocity controller for following a human using target velocity in a gps-denied env.AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, ,

Brink K.; Chakraborty A.; Sharma R. (01-01-2019. )Cooperative localization for multirotor unmanned aerial vehicles.AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, ,

Rathinam S.; Sharma R.; Wang B. (01-01-2019. )Landmark placement algorithms for multi-vehicle path planning with localization constraints.AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, ,

Covelli J.; Diep J.; Kaye K.; Li J.; Rao G.; Ruszaj D.; Sharma R.; Straubinger R. (09-01-2018. )Comparison of the composition and in vitro activity of polymyxin B products.International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, ,52 (3 ),365-371

Brink K.; Chakraborty A.; Sahawneh L.; Sharma R. (08-09-2018. )Relative Pose Estimation using Range-only Measurements with Large Initial Uncertainty.Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,2018-June ,5055-5061

Cohen K.; French D.; Kumar M.; Radmanesh M.; Sharma R. (08-09-2018. )Numerical Solver for Infinite Horizon Linear Quadratic Regulator Problems Using Laguerre Function an.Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,2018-June ,3750-3755

Misra S.; Rathinam S.; Sharma R.; Srinivasan S.; Sundar K. (08-09-2018. )Landmark Placement for Localization in a GPS-denied Environment.Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,2018-June ,2769-2775

Abboud C.; Diep J.; Ellis-Grosse E.; Rao G.; Sharma R. (02-01-2018. )Evaluation of activity and emergence of resistance of Polymyxin B and ZTI-01 (fosfomycin for injecti.Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, ,62 (2 ),

Fisher T.; Sharma R. (01-01-2018. )Rudder-augmented trajectory correction for small unmanned aerial vehicle to minimize lateral image e.Journal of Aerospace Information Systems, ,15 (9 ),544-552

Brink K.; Chakraborty A.; Sharma R. (01-01-2018. )Target-centric formation control in GPS-denied environments.AIAA Information Systems-AIAA Infotech at Aerospace, 2018, ,(209989 ),

Rathinam S.; Sharma R.; Sundar K.; Wang B. (01-01-2018. )Algorithms for localization and routing of unmanned vehicles in GPS-denied environments.ASME 2018 Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, DSCC 2018, ,3 ,

Misra S.; Rathinam S.; Sharma R.; Sundar K.; Wang B. (01-01-2018. )Routing multiple unmanned vehicles in GPS-denied environments.AIAA Information Systems-AIAA Infotech at Aerospace, 2018, ,(209989 ),

Akhter J.; Ambatipudi K.; Bhando T.; Devnath K.; Dubey V.; Gupta V.; Pathania R.; Sarkar M.; Sharma A.; Sharma R.; Verma A. (01-01-2018. )The unusual glycine-rich C terminus of the Acinetobacter baumannii RNA chaperone Hfq plays an import.Journal of Biological Chemistry, ,293 (35 ),13377-13388

Garber M.; Rathinam S.; Sharma R. (07-25-2017. )A grid-based path planning approach for a team of two vehicles with localization constraints.2017 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, ICUAS 2017, ,516-523

Lee B.; Morrison J.; Sharma R. (07-25-2017. )Multi-UAV control testbed for persistent UAV presence: ROS GPS waypoint tracking package and central.2017 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, ICUAS 2017, ,1742-1750

Misra S.; Rathinam S.; Sharma R.; Sundar K. (07-25-2017. )Routing unmanned vehicles in GPS-denied environments.2017 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, ICUAS 2017, ,62-71

Abboud C.; Diep J.; Dudley M.; Huang D.; Kaye K.; Monteiro J.; Pogue J.; Rao G.; Sharma R.; Yu B. (07-01-2017. )In vitro Assessment of combined polymyxin B and minocycline therapy against Klebsiella pneumoniae ca.Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, ,61 (7 ),

Bowers D.; Covelli J.; Diep J.; Jacobs D.; Rao G.; Russo T.; Sharma R. (02-01-2017. )Polymyxin B in combination with rifampin and meropenem against polymyxin B-resistant KPC-producing K.Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, ,61 (2 ),

Abboud C.; Diep J.; Kaye K.; Li J.; Ly N.; Patel S.; Pogue J.; Rao G.; Sharma R. (02-01-2017. )Polymyxin B in combination with meropenem against carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae: pha.International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, ,49 (2 ),224-232

Bhando T.; Bhattacharyya T.; Pathania R.; Sharma A.; Sharma R. (01-01-2017. )Fosfomycin resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii is mediated by efflux through a major facilitator s.Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, ,72 (1 ),68-74

Cazaurang F.; Cohen K.; Kumar M.; Kumar R.; Nemati A.; Sharma R. (01-01-2017. )Tilting-rotor quadcopter for aggressive flight maneuvers using differential flatness based flight co.ASME 2017 Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, DSCC 2017, ,3 ,

Banjade R.; Claus J.; DiTursi S.; Jacobs D.; Rao G.; Ruh C.; Sharma R. (08-01-2016. )Combination treatment with extended-infusion ceftazidime/avibactam for a KPC-3-producing Klebsiella .International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, ,48 (2 ),225-227

Bhattacharyya T.; Chaddha B.; Gupta M.; Kumar P.; Navani N.; Pathania R.; Patil S.; Sharma R. (09-28-2015. )Antibacterial potential of a small peptide from Bacillus sp. RPT-0001 and its capping for green synt.Journal of Microbiology, ,53 (9 ),643-652

Rathinam S.; Sharma R. (01-01-2015. )A multiple vehicle path covering problem with localization constraints: Formulation and algorithms.Proceedings of the American Control Conference, ,2015-July ,3746-3751

Arya S.; Jain P.; Navani N.; Pathania R.; Patil S.; Sharma A.; Sharma R. (04-04-2014. )Identification of novel regulatory small RNAs in Acinetobacter baumannii.PLoS ONE, ,9 (4 ),

Lwowski J.; Mexquitic-Saavedra R.; Pack D.; Sharma R.; Sun L. (01-01-2014. )A Reactive bearing angle only obstacle avoidance technique for unmanned ground vehicles .International Conference of Control, Dynamic Systems, and Robotics, ,

Navani N.; Pathania R.; Patil S.; Sharma R.; Srivastava S. (03-04-2013. )Downregulation of yidC in Escherichia coli by Antisense RNA Expression Results in Sensitization to A.PLoS ONE, ,8 (3 ),

Iyer V.; Navani N.; Pathania R.; Sharma R. (03-12-2012. )Small RNAs of pathogenic bacteria: Not small enough to be overlooked for therapeutics.Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, ,4 (1 ),17-30

Bansal Y.; Cairns J.; Kumar A.; Negi D.; Negi N.; Prasert P.; Sharma R.; Shukla N.; Tamta M. (03-03-2011. )Structure confirmation of rare conjugate glycosides from Glycosmis arborea (Roxb.) with the action o.Research Journal of Phytochemistry, ,5 (1 ),32-40

Sharma R.; Singh S. (01-01-2009. )Study of human exposure to fine particulates and respiratory tract depositions in residents of an in .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,68 (1 ),66-70

Sharma R.; Singh S. (10-01-2008. )Ambient particulate matter concentration study in a mixed urban and rural environment in India .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,28 (10 ),942-945

Gibbons S.; Negi D.; Sharma R.; Shiu W. (07-01-2006. )Characterization of an insecticidal coumarin from Boenninghausenia albiflora.Phytotherapy Research, ,20 (7 ),607-609

Mathew J.; Pervez S.; Sharma R. (06-01-2005. )Investigation of personal-indoor-outdoor particulate relationships in welding workshops .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,64 (6 ),454-458

Pervez S.; Pervez Y.; Sharma R. (03-01-2005. )Seasonal evaluation and spatial variability of suspended particulate matter in the vicinity of a lar.Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, ,102 (1-3 ),1-13

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (02-01-2005. )Toxic metals status in human blood and breast milk samples in an integrated steel plant environment .Environmental Geochemistry and Health, ,27 (1 ),39-45

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (12-01-2004. )Study of dental fluorosis in subjects related to a phosphatic fertilizer plant environment in Chhatt .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (12 ),985-988

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (11-01-2004. )Study of spatial variability and enrichment of selected toxic elements in ambient particulate matter .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (11 ),949-956

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (06-01-2004. )Study of spatial variation and enrichment of selected elements in ambient particulate around an inte .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,24 (6 ),442-452

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (05-01-2004. )Respiratory tract contamination with selected toxic elements in a slag based cement plant environmen .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (5 ),462-465

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (04-01-2004. )Chemical characterization and enrichment of selected toxic elements in ambient particulate matter ar .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,63 (4 ),376-382

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (01-01-2004. )A case study of spatial variation and enrichment of selected elements in ambient particulate matter .Environmental geochemistry and health, ,26 (4 ),373-381

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (09-01-2003. )Enrichment and exposure of particulate lead in a traffic environment in India.Environmental Geochemistry and Health, ,25 (3 ),297-306

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Study of seasonal variation in ambient particulate of Durg city .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,23 (8 ),893-896

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Spatial variability and seasonal evaluation of ambient particulate matter around an alumina plant .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,23 (8 ),921-928

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Seasonal variation of PM10 and SPM levels in ambient air around a cement plant .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,62 (8 ),827-833

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (08-01-2003. )Spatial and seasonal variability of ambient concentrations of particulate matter around an integrate .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,62 (8 ),838-845

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (12-01-2002. )Spatial variability of ambient particulate matter around a phosphatic fertilizer plant in India .Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, ,61 (12 ),1077-1083

Pervez S.; Sharma R. (06-01-2002. )Seasonal variation of stack emitted SPM levels in ambient air around an integrated steel plant .Indian Journal of Environmental Protection, ,22 (6 ),665-670

Honors and Awards

2007 Lab technology award Center for Airborne Systems

2003 Graduated in Electrical Engineering as top 3 students among all of the engineering colleges under University of Rajasthan

2003 29th all India rank out of 20,000 electrical engineering students in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering

2003 -2005 GATE scholarship Indian Institute of Science

Positions and Work Experience

07-01-2005 -07-01-2007 Scientist B, Center for Airborne Systems, Defense Research and Development, Bangalore, India

12-01-2011 -07-30-2013 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, US Air Force Academy, Colorado, USA

08-01-2013 -12-31-2016 Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Utah State University, Logan, UT, USA