Department of Computer Science & EngineeringJadavpur University, Kolkata
Prof. Swapan Bhattacharya is Professor in Department of Computer Science & Engineering Jadavpur University, Kolkata West Bengal. He obtained his B.Tech., M.Tech. and PhD degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Calcutta in the years 1979, 1981 and 1991 respectively and MBA degree from Jadavpur University in 1987. He has over 30 years of professional experience during which he has worked with IIM, Calcutta, IIT Mumbai, University of Calcutta before joining Jadavpur University in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, where he is presently serving as Professor. For the last decade he had served in the capacity of Director of NIT, Durgapur and Surathkal on lien. During his tenure, both these institutes had evolved and reached new heights. In his administrative capacity, Prof. Bhattacharya is engaged in different roles at the National level shaping the future of technical education in the country. His special achievements include Gold Medal from University of Calcutta, India in 1976, Young Scientist Award from UNESCO in 1989, award of Sr. Research Associate-ship (1999-2001) from National Research Council USA, ET Now Education Leadership Award in 2013.
Dean Faculty Affairs and Professor (CSE) Indian Institute of Technology, BHU
Prof. K K Shukla is Ph.D.(BHU), M.Tech (Gold Medal) (BHU), B.E (FIRST CLASS FIRST). He is presently Dean (Faculty Affairs) at IIT BHU. He is having more than 8 years of Industry Experience at HAL, India and Smiths Aerospace,UK apart from faculty in the CSE department of IIT(BHU) since 1990. He has 24 IPRs (Web applications, e-learning resources and XML content in vernacular) (Transferred to the Ministry of Communication & Information Technology, GoI) under his credit. His areas of research are Artificial Intelligence,Neural Networks,Data Mining. He is author of 5 books inlcuding "Lossy Image Compression: Domain Decomposition Based Algorithms by Springer Briefs in Computer Science, UK" and "Efficient Algorithms for Discrete Wavelet Transform, Springer Series in Computer Science" . He has publsihed more than 200 papers in international journals and more than 70 papers in national journals/conferences. He is a gold medalist in M.Tech from B.H.U. Gold Medal and reciepeint of BEST PAPER AWARD by Computer Society of India. He has also worked on different research projects of Aircraft Aeronautical Research & Development Board(ARDB),HAL, Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), Helicopter Design Bureau, Banagalore, AICTE , Dept. of Information Technology, Ministry of Communication & Information Technology etc