Professor & Head of Intelligent Informatics Lab.
Department of Software & Information Science
Iwate Prefectural University
Iwate Ken, Takizawa, Japan 020-0193
Tel. +81-19-694-2584, Fax. +81-19-694-2691
|Research Institute of Electrical Communication
|Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics
(Computer & Communication)
||Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics
(Electronics & Telecommunication)
||Presidency College, Calcutta
||B. Sc. (Physics honours)
April 2002 - Present:
Tenured Full Professor and Head of
Intelligent Informatics Lab. in the Department of
Software & Information Science, Iwate Prefectural University, Iwate Ken, Japan, 020-0193.
Visiting faculty in the University of Waterloo, ON, Canada, from August, 2006 till July, 2007.
Visiting full professor in Tohoku University, Japan, from September 2004 to March 2005.
April 1998 - March 2002:
Associate Professor in the Department of
Software \& Information Science, Iwate Prefectural University, Iwate Ken, Japan, 020-0193.
May 1995 - March 1998:
Assistant Professor in the Department of
Computer Software, University of Aizu, Fukushima, Japan
April 1993 - April 1995:
Research Associate in the Research
Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University,
Sendai, Japan 980-8577.
June 1981 - January 1990:
Class I Gazetted Officer (employed
through Indian Engineering Services Exam.) in the Department of
Telecommunication, Government of India (at that time the only
telecommunication service provider in India).
In the University:
As the head of the Intelligent Informatics
lab, I have to plan the direction of research for the laboratory and
pursue the same with the help of other staff members and senior
students in the lab. I am/was also involved in various committees
including the planning of the grad school and its curriculum,
head of the grad-school academic affairs committee etc. During last
14 years, I moved to three different universities, worked in different
labs and taught different subjects.
In Telecommunication Industry:
During 1981-1989 I worked in
the Department of Telecommunication, Government of India. Initially I
worked on both switching and communication systems. Subsequently I
specialized in SPC ESS (Stored Program Controlled Electronic
Switching Systems). I also developed a comprehensive subscriber
information base for a region of the Calcutta metropolitan telephone
network. I also gained experience as Divisional Manager for
metropolitan switching system planning for PSTN (Calcutta
During Ph.D and M.Tech.:
During Ph.D. I wrote
extensive simulation programs for different types of artificial neural
networks. During M.Tech. I wrote a Translator Writing System
which would generate the compiler of any HLL from its BNF grammar and
tokens. I also wrote a Basic interpreter in Fortran.