The forthcoming seminar will be announced soon.
Seminar conducted :

January 15, 2024 Foundational models for complex situation understanding and reasoning
  Dr. Anirban Roy, Information and Computing Science Division, SRI International
January 02, 2024 Advances in few-shot learning
  Mr. Aniket Roy, John Hopkins University, USA
December 19, 2023 Structure preserving finite volume schemes for aggregation-diffusion equations
  Mr. Mainak Mandal, Institute for Scientific Computing, Techincal University of Dresden
September 15, 2021 Fuzzy based approach for detection of object in space-based observation
  Mr. Sanmoy Bandyopadhyay, IIT Indore
August 27, 2021 Come let's rewrite the stars and make our computers startle and start!
  Dr. Madhushree Chakrabarrty, Former Fullbright Nehru Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Cognitive Neurosciences, University of Pennsylvania
January 16, 2020 Visual illusions of angle as an application of Lie transformation groups: A Brief Mathematical Exploration
  Dr. Sauvik Mukherjee, CSCR, ISI, Kolkata
July 02, 2019 Machine learning for remote sensing data analysis

Prof. Gustau Camps-Valls, University de Valenica, Spain

November 14, 2018 How might the brain learn and remember information : a brief mathematical exploration

Ms. Suchitra Sampath, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

August 14, 2018 Noise and Dynamics in Complex Networks

Dr. Sanjukta Bhowmick, University of Nebraska Omaha, USA

June 28, 2018 Observational Cosmology at Low-Radio Frequencies - Prospects with the Square Kilometre Array (SKA)

Dr. Abhirup Datta, IIT Indore

February 13, 2018 Statistical Information Theory and Geometry for SAR Image Analysis
  Prof. A. C. Frery, Universidade Federal de Alagoas, Brazil
January 03, 2018 Intelligence in Plants, Animals and Machines
  Prof. R.L.Brahmachary, Retd. Professor, Indian Statistical Institute
September 15, 2017 A Story of Challenges and Success in Research Career of an Engineer

Prof. Debatosh Guha, Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics,University of Calcutta, Kolkata

June 09, 2017 Internet of Things: Enabling Cross-Domain Convergence and Innovation

Dr. Sudip Misra, IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal

February 28, 2017 Genomes, Epigenomes and Beyond

Prof. Siddhartha Roy, Bose Institute, Kolkata

February 27, 2017 NLP for Knowledge Discovery in Biomedical Text

Dr. Tanmay Basu, University of Michigan, USA

January 11, 2017 Parallel Processing of Evolutionary Algorithms with GPGPUs for Fast Solving Combinatorial Optimization Problems

Prof. Shigeyoshi Tsutsui, Hannan University & Osaka Prefecture University, Japan

December 13, 2016 Assistive Vision Based Methodologies in Wearable Devices

Dr. Bappaditya Mandal, Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR,  Singapore

November 29, 2016 Advanced Robotics for Nuclear Decommissioning

Dr. Rustom Stolkin, Royal Society Industry Fellow for Nuclear Robotics

September 15, 2016 Solid Oxide Fuel cell: An alternate source of power generation

Dr. Rajendra N. Basu, CSIR-Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute, Kolkata

May 20, 2016 Modeling the dynamics of brain activity at the meso-scale

Prof. Sitabhra Sinha, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai

February 29, 2016 Future of Engineering: Engineering in 2050

Prof. Suman Chakraborty, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur

January 06, 2016 Hyperspectral Remote Sensing and Applications

Dr. Barun Raychaudhuri, Presidency University, Kolkata

November 12, 2015 Overview of vision and robotics research at University of Birmingham, UK.

Dr. Rustam Stolkin, University of Birmingham, U.K.

July 15, 2015 Radio Remote Sensing of Precipitation and Satellite Communication

Dr. Saurabh Das, DST-INSPIRE Faculty, CSCR, ISI, Kolkata

March 13, 2015 Periocular Localization and Feature Extraction for Human Recognition

Mr. Sambit Bakshi, NIT Jamshedpur

March 02, 2015 Excitements in Basic Sciences

Prof. R. N. Mukherjee, IISER, Kolkata

October 17, 2014 A fuzzy model for improving relevance ranking in information retrieval process

Dr. Olufade. F. Williams ONIFADE, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria

September 15, 2014 Materials science and engineering - An interface between society and technology

Prof. Indranil Manna, IIT Kanpur

February 28, 2014 How to Design a Nuclear Reactor

Prof. Srikumar Banerjee, Former Director, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre

February 21, 2014 A/D conversion of bandlimited signals in additive independent Gaussian noise

Dr. Animesh Kumar, IIT, Bombay

February 06, 2014 Quantum logic; How it is different from classical logic

Prof. Guruprasad Kar, PAMU, ISI, Kolkata

January 06, 2014 Application of topological methods in inverse problems: getting equations from ECG and sound data

Dr. Swarnali Majumder, INCOIS, Hyderabad

January 02, 2014 EPR Paradox: Quantum Wave Function & Reality

Mr. Manik Banik, PAMU, ISI, Kolkata

December 18, 2013 Reaching for the stars: The life and times of Meghnad Saha

Dr. Abha Sur, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

November 26, 2013 Quantum theory: a generalized probability theory; an operational approach
  Mr. Manik Banik, PAMU, ISI, Kolkata
November 22, 2013 Sense and contextual-overlap based classification of documents using WordNet
  Dr. Alok Chakrabarty, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong
November 19, 2013 Emotion recognition using type-2 fuzzy sets and computing with word model
  Dr. Aruna Chakraborty, St. Thomas College of Engineering and Technology, Kolkata
  Dr. Amit Konar, Jadavpur University, Kolkata
October 03, 2013 A data integration methodology to discover genes involved in complex diseases
  Prof. Ronaldo Fumio Hashimoto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  Machine Learning using Straight Line Segments
  Ms. Rosario Medina Rodriguez, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
September 16, 2013 The importance of understanding nonlinearity in engineering science
  Prof. Soumitro Banerjee, IISER Kolkata
September 04, 2013 Unsupervised color image segmentation using constrained compound MRF models
  Prof. Pradipta Kumar Nanda, ITER, Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar
September 02, 2013 Inference of gene regulatory networks by feature selection
  Dr. David Correa Martins Jr, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  Detection of thin and ramified structures using Markov Random Fields and perceptual information
  Dr. Talita Perciano University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
July 11, 2013 Shift of research focus in Computer Sciences over the last fifty years: What citation network analysis reflects?
  Dr. Animesh Mukherjee, IIT, Kharagpur
July 10, 2013 Rough Sets - Modern Applications & Scalability Challenges
  Dominik Ślęzak, University of Warsaw, Poland
July 02 & 09, 2013 An introduction to first order logic leading to paraconsistency (Part-I & II)
  Prof. Mihir Kumar Chakraborty,  ISI & Jadavpur University, Kolkata
February 28, 2013 Econophysics of Income & Wealth Distributions in Societies
  Prof. Bikas K. Chakrabarti,  Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata
December 26, 2012 Heroes of Indian Science
  Prof. Kankan Bhattacharyya,  Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata
November 19, 2012 Automatic Extraction on Complex Predicates in Bengali
  Mr. Tapabrata Mondal,  Jadavpur University, Kolkata
September 14, 2012 Simulation of Multi-Fluid System: Understanding Drop Impact
  Prof. Gautam Biswas,  IIT, Kanpur & CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur
August 24, 2012 Development of Genetic Algorithms and Applications
  Dr. Syeda Darakhshan Jabeen,  CSCR, ISI, Kolkata
April 27, 2012 Mechanism Design for Optimal Outsourcing
  Swaprava Nath,  IISc, Bangalore
April 03, 2012 Histopathological Image Analysis and Machine Learning Methods for Detection of Oral Submucous Fibrosis
  Dr. Chandan Chakraborty,  IIT, Kharagpur
February 29, 2012 Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conversion for Large Scale Applications
  Prof. H. Saha,  BESU, Shibpur, India
January 06, 2012 Multi-Scale Topo-morphologic Approaches to Medical Imaging
  Dr. Punam Kumar Saha,  University of Iowa, Iowa, USA.
November 24, 2011 Relation Algebra and Rough Set Implementation
  Prof. P. Pagliani,  Research Group on Knowledge and Communication Models, Rome, Italy.
October 25, 2011 Words in the Mind: An Application and Many Queries
  Prof. Anupam Basu,  IIT, Kharagpur
  Identification of the active site cleft in enzymes and the interface region in DNA-binding proteins
  Prof. Pinak Chakrabarti,  Bose Institute, Kolkata
October 12, 2011 Inference of gene regulatory networks from time series by Tsallis entropy
  Prof. Fabricio M. Lopes.,  UTFPR- Federal University of Technology- Parana, Brazil
October 11, 2011 Inexact graph matching for interactive image segmentation: single and multiple images
  Dr. Roberto M. Cesar Jr.,  University of Sao Paulo (USP), Brazil
September 15, 2011 An Engineer's Revisit to Newton's Laws: Some Amazing Consequences
  Prof. Amitabha Ghosh,  BESU, Shibpur, India
July 22, 2011 Adaptive Policies for Selecting Groupon Style Chunked Reward Ads in a Stochastic Knapsack Framework
  Dr. B. L. Narayan,  Yahoo India, Bangalore
February  28, 2011 Rough sets: reasoning with incomplete and imprecise information
  Pawan Lingras,  Dept. of Mathematics and Computing Science, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Canada
December  13, 2010

A computational framework for exploring the role of speech production in speech processing/recognition

  Prasanta Ghosh,  Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California, USA  
Nobember 19, 2010

Modeling Visual Saliency and Application

  Rajarshi Pal,  Dept. of CSE, IIT Kharagpur
September 09, 2010

Growing Seed Network

  Prof. Ronaldo F. Hashimoto, University of Sao Paulo (USP), Brazil
September 09, 2010

Gene Interactions Analysis

  Prof. Ronaldo F. Hashimoto, University of Sao Paulo (USP), Brazil
September 08, 2010

SFFS-MR: a floating search strategy for GRNs inference

  Dr. David C. Martins Jr., Federal University of ABC (UFABC), Brazil
September 08, 2010

Regulation in Gene-Expression Pathways and Its Relationship with Intrinsically Multivariate Predictive Genes

  Dr. David C. Martins Jr., Federal University of ABC (UFABC), Brazil
September 08, 2010

Gene Regulatory Networks Inference

  Dr. David C. Martins Jr., Federal University of ABC (UFABC), Brazil
August 10, 2010


  Mihir Kumar Chakraborty, Honorary Visiting Professor Center for Soft Computing Research ISI, Kolkata
August 02, 2010

GRANULARITY - a software engineering approach

  Professor Asesh Das, Pennsylvnia College of Technology [Penn State]
August 21, 2009

Strategies in multi-agent systems

  Dr. Sujata Ghosh, University of Groningen, Netherlands
August 6, 2009

A Novel Approach in Video Watermarking using Edge Information and Wavelet Transforms with Performance Analysis

  Mr. V. Senthil, Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai, India.
January 19, 2009 Perception and Cognition Engineering - Frontiers of New Research.
  Dr. Atanendu Sekhar Mandal, IC Design Group, CEERI, Pilani, Rajasthan.
December 24, 2008 Issues of Dimensionality Reduction and Sample Size in Content Based Image Retrieval by Relevance Feedback (Part-2).
  Dr. Siddheswar Ray, Clayton School of Information Technology, Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Australia.
December 22, 2008 Balance Control in Human and Humanoid Robots.
  Mr. Ambarish Goswami, Senior Scientist, Honda Research Institute, USA.
December 15, 2008

Computational Structure of Correlative type Higher Order Neural Units with Applications.

  Dr. Madan M. Gupta, Intelligent Systems Research Laboratory College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, SK, Canada.
December 10, 2008 Issues of Dimensionality Reduction and Sample Size in Content Based Image Retrieval by Relevance Feedback (Part-1).
  Dr. Siddheswar Ray, Clayton School of Information Technology, Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Australia.
September 10, 2008

Morphological Analyses Of Digital Elevation Models (DEMs) And Associated Features.

  Dr. B S Daya Sagar , Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore, India.
July 4, 2008 Can Fuzzy Logic Bring Complex Environmental Issues into Focus?
  Prof. Ashok Deshpande , Adjunct Professor, College of Engineering, Pune, India.
March 14, 2008 Human Iris Recognition.
  Dr. Soumyadip Rakshit , University of Bath, UK.
March 13, 2008 From Paradox to Proof.
  Prof. N. Raja , TIFR , Mumbai.
February 26, 2008 Applying Nanoscience tools to quantify aspects of Alzheimer's and related human diseases.
  Prof. Mark E. Welland ,FRS, FREngg., Nanoscience Center, University of Cambridge, UK.
February 19, 2008 BSS Machines - an interdisciplinary computing model.
  Mr. Michael S. Cloud , George Mason University, Fairfax,VA,USA.
February 18, 2008 Apoptosis of Cancer Cells.
  Prof. Subhas C. Basu ,DSc, Fellow of American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry,University of Notre Dame, USA.
February 12, 2008 Earthquake Hazard in the Northeast India- A Computer intensive Seismic Microzonation Approach with Typical Case Studies from Sikkim Himalaya and Guwahati city.
  Prof. Sankar Kumar Nath, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Indian Institute of Technology ,Kharagpur.
January 08, 2008 Plasticity and Dynamics of Cerebral Cortex Networks.
  Prof. Mriganka Sur, FRS, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT, USA .
January 07, 2008 Brains, Computers and Intelligence.
  Prof. Mriganka Sur, FRS,Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT, USA.
December 28, 2007 Computer-Aided Diagnosis of Breast Cancer: Towards the Detection of Early and Subtle Signs.
  Prof Rangaraj M. Rangayyan, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, CANADA.
February 23, 2007 Smart Amorphous Computation.
  Prof. E. V. Krishnamurthy, Computer Sciences Laboratory, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia.
February 05, 2007 Digital Video and Watermarking.
  Mr. Amit Phadikar, MCKV Institute of Engg., Howrah, India.     
February 01, 2007 A Modified Neural Self-Organization Technique for the Generation of  Steiner Minimal Tree.
  Dr. Atanendu Sekhar Mandal, Sr. Scientist, CEERI, Pilani, India.           
December 29,  2006  Effect of Channel Correlation on the Performance of Diversity Receivers.
  Dr. Ranjan K. Mallik, IIT Delhi, India.        
December 27, 2006  Phylogenetic Network construction due to constrained recombination.
  Mohd Abdul Hai Zahid, IIT Roorki, India.                  
November 23 , 2006 DNA Microarray Data Sets Biclustering using a  Possibilistic Approach.
  Dr. Francesco Masulli, University of Genova, Italy. 
September 25, 2006 Bayesian Data Integration with Gaussian Process Priors.
  Prof. M. A. Girolami,  University of Glasgow, Australia. 
August 16, 2006 Clustering and Co-clustering with Bregman Divergences.
  Prof. Joydeep Ghosh, University of Texas at Austin, USA.
August 01, 2006 Solved Problems in Computer Vision. 
  Prof.  Thomas O. Binford, Stanford University, USA.               
July 24, 2006
Robust Watermarking Techniques for Color Images.
Mr. Amit Phadikar, MCKV Institute of Engg., Howrah, India.  
Modelling the Visual Cortex area 1 (V1) for Pattern Recognition.   

Dr. Atanendu Sekhar Mandal, Sr. Scientist, CEERI, Pilani, India.           

Recognition of car license plate using morphology. 
Dr. Suman K. Mitra, DA-IICT, Gujarat, India.
July 10, 2006
July 07, 2006
December 07, 2005 A Compact Feature Representation and Image indexing in CBIR.
  Prof. Siddheswar Roy, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.