Welcome To The Homepage Of Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay,
Director, Indian Statistical Institute.
Professor, Machine Intelligence Unit.
Dr. Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay did her B Tech, M Tech and Ph. D. in Computer Science from Calcutta University, IIT Kharagpur and ISI respectively. She is currently a Professor (Higher Administrative Grade) at the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India.
She has worked in various Universities and Institutes world-wide including in USA, Australia, Germany, China, France, Italy, Slovenia and Mexico. She has delivered invited lectures in many more countries. She has authored/co-authored more than 300 research article in international journals, conferences and book chapters, and published six authored and edited books from publishers like Springer, World Scientific and Wiley. She has also edited journals special issues in the area of soft computing, data mining, and bioinformatics.
Her research interests include computational biology and bioinformatics, soft and evolutionary computation, pattern recognition and data mining. She is a Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad, India (NASI), Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), West Bengal Academy of Science and Technology (WAST), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and Indian National Science Academy (INSA). Sanghamitra is the recipient of several prestigious awards including the Dr. Shanker Dayal Sharma Gold Medal and also the Institute Silver Medal from IIT, Kharagpur, India, the Young Scientist Awards of the Indian National Science Academy (INSA), the Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), the Young Engineer Award of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), the Swarnajayanti fellowship as well as the J. C. Bose Fellowship from the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship from Germany, Distinguish Alluminas Award, IIT Kharagpur and IIM Lucknow-Laksmipat Singhania National Young Leadership Award. She has been selected as a Senior Associate of ICTP, Italy. She was awarded the prestigious Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize in Engineering Science in 2010, Infosys Prize 2017 and The World Academy of Science Prize, 2018.
Adress : Machine Intelligence Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
203 B. T. Road, Kolkata 700108
West Bengal, India
E-mail : sanghami [at] isical [dot] ac [dot] in
Phone : 91 33 2575 3114 (office)
91 33 2646 7081 (home)