Electronics and Communication Sciences Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
BSc. (Physics Hons), Calcutta University, 1963
B. Tech. (Radio Physics and Electronics), Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics, Calcutta University, 1965
M. Tech. (Radio Physics and Electronics), Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics, Calcutta University, 1966
Ph.D. (Sc.) (Ferromagnetic materials and their applications to Computer Memory), Calcutta University, 1974.
Research and Professional Activities
Teaching: Worked as a visiting lecturer in two academic sessions (1973-1974 and 1977-1978) in the Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, B.E. College, Howrah and in the Dept. of Applied Physics (83-84) Calcutta Univ. Member, board of Examiners in the Applied Physics and Radio Physics Dept. of Calcutta University. Referee of the journal of Institution of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineers and Journal of Computer Society of India.
Two students obtained Ph.D. and one has submitted his Ph.D. thesis. Research Publication: About 70 scientific papers in Indian and International journals and 30 conference papers in the field of computer science and remote sensing data analysis using image processing methods.
Co-author of the book on Digital Computers' Memory Technology published by Wiley Eastern Ltd., 1980.
Co-author of the edited book on Advances in Pattern Recognition and Digital Techniques, Narosa Publishers, Delhi 2002, Eds. J. Das, N. R. Pal and A. K. De
Obtained Sir J. C. Bose Memorial award for contributing best technical paper in 1969.
Membership of Society:
(i) Fellow National Academy of Science, Allahabad
(ii) Fellow of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, India.
(iii) Indian Unit for Pattern recognition and Intelligence.
(iv) Computer Society of India.
Assignment: Completed several projects of national importance sponsored by DST, DoE, ISRO and other funding agencies