About The Professor
Sukhendu Das is currently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India. He completed his B.Tech. degree from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur from the Department of Electrical Engineering in 1985 and M.Tech. degree in the area of computer technology from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi in 1987. He then obtained his Ph.D. degree from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur in 1993. His current areas of research interests are visual perception, computer vision, digital image processing and pattern recognition, computer graphics, artificial neural networks, and computational science and engineering. He has been in the faculty of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India since 1989. He has also worked as a Visiting Scientist in the University of Applied Sciences, Pforzheim, Germany, for postdoctoral research work, from December 2001 till May 2003. He has guided one (currently guiding four) Ph.D. student and several M.S. (currently guiding eight), M.Tech, and B.Tech students. He had completed several international and national sponsored projects and consultancies, both as principle and coinvestigators. He has published more than 50 technical papers in international and national journals and conferences. He has received one best paper and a best design contest award.