Research Groups

Research Groups

Theoretical Computer Science

Theoretical Computer Science research group (Research Areas):

  • Parallel and Distributed Algorithms
  • External Memory Algorithms
  • Complexity Theory
  • Word combinatorics
  • Combinatorial Geometry
  • Analysis of Social Networks
  • Computational Commutative Algebra
  • Data Streaming

Faculty Members in this Research group:

Purandar Bhaduri
Professor
Research Interests : Formal Verification and Analysis of Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems, Controller Synthesis, Compositional Verification, Interface and Contract Theories for Component-based Design
eMail : pbhaduri @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582360
Room No. : H-102
Joined the Institute in December 2004
R. Inkulu
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Algorithms
eMail : rinkulu @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582371
Room No. : H-005
Joined the Institute in January 2010
Benny George K
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Word combinatorics, algorithms and combinatorics
eMail : ben @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582372
Room No. : H-305
Joined the Institute in July 2010
Sushanta Karmakar
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Graph Algorithms, Distributed Optimization
eMail : sushantak @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582368
Room No. : H-307
Joined the Institute in December 2009
Deepanjan Kesh
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Data Structures and Algorithms
eMail : deepkesh @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582377
Room No. : H-003
Joined the Institute in February 2012
Pinaki Mitra
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Computational Geometry, Parallel Algorithms, Randomized Algorithms, Optimization
eMail : pinaki @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582352
Room No. : H-10
Joined the Institute in December 2004
Amal Dev Parakkat
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Computational Geometry, Computer Graphics
eMail : amaldevp @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2583254
Room No. : H-303
Joined the Institute in December 2019
S. V. Rao
Professor
Research Interests : Wireless Networks, Software Defined Networking, Algorithms
eMail : svrao @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582358
Room No. : H-108
Joined the Institute in July 1998

Computer Architecture and Embedded Systems

Computer Architecture and Embedded Systems research group (Research Areas):

  • Hardware Security
  • Electronic Design Automation
  • Formal Verification
  • Controller Synthesis
  • Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Fault Tolerance
  • VLSI Testing
  • FPGA Design
  • Advanced Computer Architecture
  • Tiled Chip Multicore Processor Systems
  • Network-on-Chip design and Verification
  • Asynchronous systems
  • Multicore Parallel Programming and Compiling
  • Real-Time and Embedded Systems
  • High-level Synthesis
  • Verification of Compiler Optimizations

Faculty Members in this Research group:

Purandar Bhaduri
Professor
Research Interests : Formal Verification and Analysis of Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems, Controller Synthesis, Compositional Verification, Interface and Contract Theories for Component-based Design
eMail : pbhaduri @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582360
Room No. : H-102
Joined the Institute in December 2004
Sukanta Bhattacharjee
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Design Automation Algorithms, Microfluidics, Security
eMail : sukantab @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2583259
Room No. : H-009
Joined the Institute in November 2019
Jatindra Kumar Deka
Professor and Head
Research Interests : Formal Modelling and Verification, CAD for VLSI and Embedded Systems (Design, Testing and Verification), Data Mining
eMail : jatin @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582354
Room No. : H-207
Joined the Institute in July 2001
John Jose
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Computer Architecture, On-chip Storage and Interconnects, Hardware/IoT Security, Disaggregated Systems, Edge Device Computing
eMail : johnjose @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2583256
Room No. : H-201
Joined the Institute in July 2015
Hemangee K. Kapoor
Professor
Research Interests : Multiprocessor Computer Architecture, Formal Methods, Network-on-Chip design, Asynchronous systems
eMail : hemangee @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582363
Room No. : H-204
Joined the Institute in June 2007
Chandan Karfa
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Formal Verification, High-level Synthesis, Electronic Design Automation, Hardware Security, Verification of Compiler Optimizations.
eMail : ckarfa @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582375
Room No. : H-002
Joined the Institute in August 2016
Sukumar Nandi
Senior Professor
Research Interests : Computer Networks, Computer and Network Security, Data mining, Machine Learning, VLSI, Computer Architecture, Computational Linguistics
eMail : sukumar @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582357
Room No. : H-206
Joined the Institute in November 1995
Aryabartta Sahu
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Multicore (Architecture, Scheduling and Programming) and Computational Social Systems
eMail : asahu @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582370
Room No. : H-110
Joined the Institute in December 2009

Computer Networks and Security

Computer Networks and Security research group (Research Areas):

  • Computer Networks
  • Computer and Network Security
  • Computational Geometry and Its Applications
  • Information Hiding: Steganography and Steganalysis
  • Multimedia Security
  • Wireless networks
  • Internet of Things
  • Network Performance Analysis
  • Mobile Cloud Computing
  • Smart Grid
  • Software Defined Networking

Faculty Members in this Research group:

John Jose
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Computer Architecture, On-chip Storage and Interconnects, Hardware/IoT Security, Disaggregated Systems, Edge Device Computing
eMail : johnjose @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2583256
Room No. : H-201
Joined the Institute in July 2015
Manas Khatua
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Wireless Networks, Sensor Networks, Internet of Things, Network Security, Smart Grid, Mobile Cloud Computing
eMail : manaskhatua @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2583258
Room No. : H-112
Joined the Institute in 21 May 2018
Sukumar Nandi
Senior Professor
Research Interests : Computer Networks, Computer and Network Security, Data mining, Machine Learning, VLSI, Computer Architecture, Computational Linguistics
eMail : sukumar @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582357
Room No. : H-206
Joined the Institute in November 1995
Moumita Patra
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Ad hoc wireless networks, Internet of vehicles, IoT, Network performance analysis
eMail : moumita.patra @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582365
Room No. : H-208
Joined the Institute in 14 May 2018
S. V. Rao
Professor
Research Interests : Wireless Networks, Software Defined Networking, Algorithms
eMail : svrao @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582358
Room No. : H-108
Joined the Institute in July 1998
Arijit Sur
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Computer Vision, Image and Video Processing, Media Forensics: Image and Video Watermarking, Steganography, Steganalysis, Multimedia Streaming.
eMail : arijit @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582361
Room No. : H-103
Joined the Institute in June 2009
Tamarapalli Venkatesh
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Computer Networks: Cloud Data Centers, Peer-to-peer overlays, Multimedia Streaming, Performance Evaluation
eMail : t.venkat @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582366
Room No. : H-304
Joined the Institute in August 2009

Machine Learning and Data Mining

Machine Learning and Data Mining research group (Research Areas):

  • Machine Learning and its application in computational biology
  • Systems Biology
  • Evolutionary Algorithms
  • Data Mining
  • Machine Learning, Kernel Methods
  • Web Search Engine, Information Retrieval
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Social Computing
  • Social Media Data Mining

Faculty Members in this Research group:

Ashish Anand
Associate Professor
Research Interests : NLP, Clinical Text Mining, Machine Learning and its application in computational biology, Deep Learning
eMail : anand.ashish @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582374
Room No. : H-008
Joined the Institute in February 2011
Amit Awekar
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Data Mining, Machine Learning
eMail : awekar @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582373
Room No. : H-302
Joined the Institute in January 2011
Rashmi Dutta Baruah
Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Evolving and Adaptive Intelligent Systems, Computational Intelligence, Learning from Data streams, Deep Learning, Explainable AI and Model Interpretability
eMail : r.duttabaruah @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2583253
Room No. : H-005
Joined the Institute in June 2014
Sukumar Nandi
Senior Professor
Research Interests : Computer Networks, Computer and Network Security, Data mining, Machine Learning, VLSI, Computer Architecture, Computational Linguistics
eMail : sukumar @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582357
Room No. : H-206
Joined the Institute in November 1995
V. Vijaya Saradhi
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Machine Learning, Kernel Methods, Data Mining and their applications
eMail : saradhi @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582367
Room No. : H-308
Joined the Institute in October 2009
Sanasam Ranbir Singh
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Open Source Intelligence (Social Media/Social Network Analysis), Information Retrieval, NLP
eMail : ranbir @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582369
Room No. : H-306
Joined the Institute in December 2009

Distributed Systems

Distributed Systems research group (Research Areas):

  • Operating Systems
  • Distributed Systems
  • Database Management Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Parallel and Distributed Algorithms
  • External Memory Algorithms
  • Complexity Theory
  • Fault-tolerance

Faculty Members in this Research group:

Diganta Goswami
Professor
Research Interests : Distributed Systems, Software Engineering
eMail : dgoswami @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582355
Room No. : H-208
Joined the Institute in March 2002
Sushanta Karmakar
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Graph Algorithms, Distributed Optimization
eMail : sushantak @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582368
Room No. : H-307
Joined the Institute in December 2009
Sukumar Nandi
Senior Professor
Research Interests : Computer Networks, Computer and Network Security, Data mining, Machine Learning, VLSI, Computer Architecture, Computational Linguistics
eMail : sukumar @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582357
Room No. : H-206
Joined the Institute in November 1995
G. Sajith
Professor
Research Interests : External Memory Algorithms, Algorithmic Game Theory, Parallel and Distributed Algorithms, Complexity Theory
eMail : sajith @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582359
Room No. : H-107
Joined the Institute in August 1997
Tamarapalli Venkatesh
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Computer Networks: Cloud Data Centers, Peer-to-peer overlays, Multimedia Streaming, Performance Evaluation
eMail : t.venkat @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582366
Room No. : H-304
Joined the Institute in August 2009

Man-Machine Interfaces

Man-Machine Interfaces research group (Research Areas):

  • Machine Translation
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Machine Learning
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Speech Processing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Intelligent and Bio-Inspired Robotics
  • Emotional Robots
  • Mobile Agent based systems
  • Artificial Immune Systems
  • Cyber-physical Systems
  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Fuzzy Systems & Neural Networks
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Rehabilitation Engineering
  • User Modeling

Faculty Members in this Research group:

Samit Bhattacharya
Associate Professor
Research Interests : Human Computer Interaction, User Modeling, Model Based Evaluation of Interactive Systems, Rehabilitation Engineering
eMail : samit @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582362
Room No. : H-203
Joined the Institute in October 2008
Pradip Kr. Das
Professor
Research Interests : Speech Processing, Man-Machine Intelligence Systems, Algorithms, Software Engineering, Smart Devices, Mobile Robotics
eMail : pkdas @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582353
Room No. : H-106
Joined the Institute in July 1998
Shivashankar B. Nair
Professor
Research Interests : Artificial Intelligence, Intelligent and Nature-Inspired & Emotional Robots, Mobile Agent based systems, Artificial Immune Systems, Intelligent Internet of Things, Cyber-Physical Systems, Natural Language Processing, Genetic Algorithms, Fuzzy Systems & Neural Networks
eMail : sbnair @ iitg.ac.in
Phone : +91-361-2582356
Room No. : H-105
Joined the Institute in August 1998