Department of Electrical Engineering
College of Engineering Trivandrum

Faculty Profile

Dr. Sreeja S.

Associate Professor

Phone: 9447906670(M),
Date of joining: 12/03/2007(DTE)



B. Tech – Electrical and Electronics Engg. (University of Kerala) 
M. Tech – Guidance, Navigation and Control(University of Kerala)
PhD - Guidance and Control of Aerospace Vehicles (IIT Bombay)

Area of Interest


Navigation, Guidance and Control of Autonomous Systems, Satellites-based navigation of flight vehicles; Spacecraft attitude determination and control; Spacecraft rendezvous dynamics, Guidance, Navigation and Control, Missile Guidance, Navigation and Control; Airplane Navigation; Kalman filtering and Estimation for Navigation and Tracking; Launch Vehicles and Reentry Vehicles GNC

Professional Experience


Research Assistant, Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay during 2005 to 2006.

Faculty in the Department of Technical Education, Kerala since 2007

Recently taught courses


Principles of Aerospace Navigation, Guidance and Control of Missiles, Flight Dynamics and Control, Spacecraft Guidance Navigation and Control, Guidance and Control of Space Vehicles and Satellites, Introduction to Flight, Flight Dynamics and Control, Advanced Control Systems, Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Estimation Theory, System Identification and Parameter Estimation, Helicopter Dynamics



Best Paper Presentation Award at the International Conference on Electrical Engineering/Electronics, Computer, Telecommunications and Information Technology (ECTI – 2005), Pattaya, THAILAND.

Reviewer for


IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronics Systems
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, SPIE
Aerospace Science and Technology, Sciencedirect, Elsevier

Membership in Professional bodies


Member, AIAA
Member, SPIE
Member, IET
Member, IEEE,Aeronautical Society of India, AeSI
Life Member, The Robotic Society India, RSI
Life Member Systems Society India, SSI

Other Responsibilities


Faculty Advisor, IET On Campus
Faculty Advisor, IEEE Aerospace and Electronics Systems Society Student Branch
Institute Coordinator, Scheme for Her Empowerment(SHE)
Assistant Placement Coordinator, College of Engineering Trivandrum

Important Publications

  1. Chethipuzha, Mathew, et al. "Embracing nanotechnology concepts in the electronics industry." Fundamentals and Properties of Multifunctional Nanomaterials. Elsevier, 2021. 405-421.
  2. Sharu SJ, Sreeja S. " A Comparative Study of Pose Estimation Algorithms for Visual Navigation in Autonomous Robots ", International Robotics and Automation Journal. 2023;9(3):124-130. DOI: 10.15406/iratj.2023.09.00274.
  3. A Alif, CS Kavitha, S Sreeja, "Decentralized Control and Obstacle Avoidance in Autonomous Cooperative Transport System", Journal of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies, pp 36-45, 2022.
  4. Sreeja S., Hablani,H.B.,"Precision Munition Guidance and Moving - Target Estimation", AIAA Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics , Vol.39, No.9, pp.2100-2111, September, 2016. Impact Factor: 1.856
  5. Sreeja S., Hari B.Hablani, Hemendra Arya,"Precision targeting in guided munition using IR sensor and MmW radar", SPIE Journal of Applied Remote Sensing , Vol. 10, Issue.3, 2016, DOI: 10.1117/1.JRS.10.036002. Impact Factor: 1.107
  6. Sreelekshmy, L.,Sreeja, S., "Controller for Electromechanical Flap Actuation System in More Electric Aircraft", Proceedings of International Conference on Data Science and Applications. Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems, Vol 551. Springer, Singapore., 2023.
  7. Sravya, R. S., and S. Sreeja. "Design and Simulation of Interplanetary Lunar Rover." Materials Today: Proceedings 2023.
  8. Shaiju, Megha, and S. Sreeja. "Characterization of Cubature Kalman Filter for GPS Delayed Environments in INS-GPS Integrated Navigation." IFAC- PapersOnLine 55.22 (2022): 207-211.
  9. Akshaya T G., Sreeja S., "Multi-sensor Data Fusion for Aerodynamically Controlled Vehicle Based on FGPM", IFAC-Papers Online, Elsevier, Vol 53, Issue 1, Pages 591-596, 2020.
  10. Sreeja S., Hablani,H.B., "Precision Munition Guidance and 2-D Target Position Estimation", AIAA Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference , San Diego, 2016, DOI: 10.2514/6.2016-2113.
  11. Shincy Sainudheen., Sreeja S., "Integrated Adaptive Control of Attitude and Momentum for Space Station", IFAC-Papers Online, Elsevier, Vol 53, Issue 1, Pages 561-566, 2020
  12. Sreeja S., Hablani,H.B., " Precision Munition Guidance and Moving Target Position Estimation", AIAA Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference , Kissimmee, Florida 2015, DOI: 10.2514/6.2015-0092.
  13. Sreeja,S., Hablani,H.B., Arya H., "Precision Targeting in Guided Munition Using IR Sensor and MmW Radar", SPIE Security + Defence, Proceeding of SPIE , France, Proceedings Vol. 9653, 2015.
  14. Jacob, Sharu Susan, S. Sreeja, and Nisha S. Dathan. "Evaluation of Feature Detection Algorithms and Epipolar Geometry Based Camera Pose Estimation." IECON 202248th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society. IEEE, 2022.
  15. Amrutha, V. P., S. Sreeja, and A. Sabarinath., "Trajectory Optimization of Lunar Soft Landing Using Differential Evolution."2021 IEEE Aerospace Conference (50100). IEEE, 2021.
  16. Krishna, Raji, et al. "Design Optimization of Linear Induction Motor for UAV Launching Application." 2023 IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Smart Grid, and Renewable Energy (PESGRE). IEEE, 2023.
  17. Menon, Ujjwal K., M. Ponmalar, and S. Sreeja. "Altitude and Attitude Control of X-Configuration Quadrotor Design."2023 International Conference on Control, Communication and Computing (ICCC). IEEE, 2023.
  18. Mohan, Krishna, et al. ``LIDAR Based Landing Site Identification and Safety Estimation For InterPlanetary Missions."2023 International Conference on Control, Communication and Computing (ICCC). IEEE, 2023.
  19. Nayana Merin, Kapil Sharma, Prjeesh, Sreeja, " Design of LQR Controllers for a flexible Launch Vehicle using modified weighting matrix", 5th International Conference on Advances in Electronics, Computers and Communications(ICAECC), September, 2023.
  20. Dhanya, P., P. V. Sreena, and S. Sreeja. "Thrust Vectoring and its Effects on Vertical Take-off and Landing of Monocopters-A Review."2023 International Conference on Control, Communication and Computing (ICCC). IEEE, 2023.
  21. Nair, Sindhu P., Peter K. Abraham, and S. Sreeja. "Grid Interfaced Sensorless BLDC Motor Fed Solar Water Pump Using SEPIC Converter."2022 IEEE International Power and Renewable Energy Conference (IPRECON). IEEE, 2022.
  22. Rajan, Reshma, et al. "Mathematical Modelling and Analysis of Linear Induction Motor." 2022 IEEE International Power and Renewable Energy Conference (IPRECON). IEEE, 2022.
  23. Aparna AJ, Swaminathan S, Sreeja S. "Real Time Trajectory Generation of Mars Entry using Legendre Pseudo-Spectral Method." In 2022 13th Asian Control Conference (ASCC) 2022 May 4 (pp. 882-888). IEEE.
  24. Serene Siby and Sreeja S, "A Review on Trajectory Optimisation Techniques for Launch Vehicles during Ascent Phase,"2022 IEEE 19th India Council International Conference (INDICON), Kochi, India, 2022, pp. 1-7, doi: 10.1109/INDICON56171.2022.10039742.
  25. Serene Siby and Sreeja S, "Comparative Study of Different Controllers for Pitch Control of Aircraft,"2022 IEEE IAS Global Conference on Emerging Technologies (GlobConET), Arad, Romania, 2022, pp. 893-899, doi: 10.1109/GlobConET53749.2022.9872478.
  26. Thomas, T. and Sreeja, S., 2021, December. "Comparison of Nearest Neighbor and Probabilistic Data Association Filters for Target Tracking in Cluttered Environment"In 2021 IEEE 6th International Conference on Computing, Communication and Automation (ICCCA) (pp. 272-277). IEEE.
  27. Jayamon, A.C., Chethipuzha, M., Jashwanth, S., Aravind, R. and Sreeja, S., 2020, December. "Spacecraft Docking using Model Predictive Control with STK- based Visualization". In 2020 IEEE 17th India Council International Conference (INDICON) (pp. 1-7). IEEE.