Dr. Amlan Chakrabarti

Professor & Director, A.K Choudhury School of Information Technology, University of Calcutta

Dr. Amlan Chakrabarti is at present an Associate Professor and Cordinator at the A.K.Choudhury School of Information Technology, University of Calcutta. He is an M.Tech. from the University of Calcutta and has done his Doctoral research on Quantum Computing and related logic design at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, 2004-2008. He was a Post-Doctoral fellow at the School of Engineering, Princeton University, USA during 2011-2012. He is the recipient of BOYSCAST fellowship award in the area of Engineering Science from the Department of Science and Technology Govt. of India in 2011 and Indian National Science Academy Visiting Scientist Fellowship in 2014. He has been involved in Electronic System Design and Manufacturing research projects funded by DRDO, DST, DAE, UGC, Ministry of Social Empowerment, TCS, TEQIP-II. He is the key member of the various International and National R&D projects in the area of hardware and firmware development for high speed circuits and systems, such as: FAIR Collaboration, Germany; CERN ALICE Collaboration, Geneva; Special Manpower Development Program in ESDM supported by Dept. of I.T., Govt. of India etc. He has published around 90 research papers in referred journals and conferences. He is a Sr. Member of IEEE, Member of ACM and life member of Computer Society of India. He has been the reviewer of IEEE Transactions on Computers, IET Computers & Digital Techniques, Elsevier Simulation Modeling Practice and Theory, Springer Journal of Electronic Testing: Theory and Applications. His research interests are: VLSI design, Embedded System Design, Quantum Computing, Video and Image Processing Algorithms and pattern recognition.