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Sanjeevi Rao

OM Sanjeevi is a medical doctor by profession. He retired from the state govt in 2012 after serving as a Professor and HOD. His interest in electronics started with digital music since 1975 onwards. He got his grade II license with the call sign VU2VIY in 1984 and the advanced grade in 1986 with the present call sign. His experiments in digital communication that began in 1986 soon fetched him his DXCC in RTTY in 1991.

Topic: My venture into digital communications.

This bug that started in 1985/86 when information on digital communication was scarcely available long before the advent of internet, emails, mobiles, PCs and Laptops. Back then the only communication between hams was either through voice or CW. Any information one got pertaining to advancement in digital communication was only from select magazines and the ARRL handbook, Every other bit of information had to be got via postal correspondence