Scan this QR code for homepage of Prof. Pal
and Former Director
J C Bose National Fellow &
INAE Chair Professor
Convocation speech at NIT, Patna on Sept 28, 2014.
Invited talk at the IEEE Kolkata Section Conference CALCON-
2014, November 8, 2014, Hotel Park Prime, Kolkata
Keynote address at IEEE sponsored International Conference on
" Cognitive Computing and Information Processing CCIP-2015, Noida, March 3
and 4, 2015.
B. Sc. (Hons.) in Physics, Calcutta University,
B. Tech. in Radio Physics and Electronics,
Calcutta University, India, 1972.
M. Tech. in Radio Physics and Electronics,
Calcutta University, India, 1974.
Ph.D. in Radio Physics and Electronics, Calcutta
University, India, 1978-79.
(Work carried out at Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta as its Research Fellow)
Ph. D. and DIC in Electrical Engineering,
Imperial College of Science and Technology, London University, London, 1982
Fellow, The Institute
of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Fellow, IEEE), USA.
The International Association for Pattern Recognition (Fellow, IAPR), USA.
International Fuzzy Systems Association (Fellow, IFSA), USA.
Third World Academy of Sciences (FTWAS), Italy.
Indian National Science Academy (FNA), India.
Conferred Padma Shri
in Science and Engineering 2013 (one of the country's highest civilian
Pattern Recognition and Machine
Learning, Image Processing, Data Mining, Soft Computing,
Fuzzy Sets and Uncertainty Analysis, Neural Nets, Genetic Algorithms, Rough Sets,
Web Intelligence and Bioinformatics.
Founder of a National Center
Under his leadership the Department of
Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India has established through its IRHPA
(Intensification of Research in High Priority Areas) scheme the
for Soft Computing Research: A National Facility at ISI. The center, the first of its kind in the country, plays a major
role in the current and future IT perspective of the nation, and provides a strong base
for research and training for both national and international participants with links to
industries and premier institutes in India and abroad.
and Former Director
Indian Statistical Institute
203 Barrackpore Trunk Road
Kolkata - 700 108, INDIA
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