Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Flat No. A1, Antariksha Apartment Phase-2, Sardarpara, Kaikhali, Kolkata-700052, India
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Ph.D. 2004 Jadavpur University
M.E. 1997 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (0)
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Image Processing / Pattern Recognition /
Courses Taught/Teaching
(i) Programming Techniques
(ii) Image Processing
(iii) Computer Oriented Numerical Techniques
(iv) Soft Computing
(v) Computer Vision
(vi) Data Structures and Algorithms
(v) Design and Analysis of Algorithms
(vi) Neural Networks
(vii) C programming
(viii) Theory of Computing
(ix) VLSI Design
(x) VLSI Testing and Verification
(xi) Artificial Intelligence
(xii)Pattern Recognition
(xiii) Microprocessors
(xiv) Multimedia Systems
(xv) Computer Graphics
Research Area
(i) Human Face Image Processing
(ii) VLSI Architecture Design
(iii) Image Fusion
(iv) Optical Character Recognition
(v) Medical Imaging
Teaching and Research
Conference Papers Published (65)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Gray Scale Image Colorization using Normalized Cross Correlation IEEE International Conference on Inventive Computation Technologies 2016 Abul Hasnat, Santanu Halder, Debotosh Bhattacharjee and Mita Nasipuri -
A FPGA based system for measuring Vector Cosine Angle Distance between three color channels of RGB image Third International Conference on Image Information Processing (ICIIP 2015) 2015 Santanu Halder, Abul Hasnat, Debotosh Bhattacharjee and Mita Nasipuri DOI: 10.1109/ICIIP.2015.7414816-
A Proposed System for Gender Classification using Lower Part of Face Image IEEE International Conference on Information Processing (ICIP) 2015 Abul Hasnat, Santanu Halder, Debotosh Bhattacharjee and Mita Nasipuri DOI: 10.1109/INFOP.2015.7489451-581-585
A FPGA based System to convert a RGB Image into Lαβ color space The International Conference On Emerging Trends in Computer Science and Information Technology 2015 Santanu Halder, Abul Hasnat, Amina Khatun, Debotosh Bhattacharjee and Mita Nasipuri -
A Novel Low Space Image Storing and Reconstruction Method by K-Means Clustering Algorithm International Conference on Advance and Pure Mathematics(ICAPAM-2014) 2014 Santanu Halder, Abul Hasnat, Debotosh Bhattacharjee, Mita Nasipuri -
Journal Papers Published (48)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Modified Vector Quantization Algorithm to Overcome the Blocking Artefact Problem of Vector Quantization Algorithm Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, IOS Press 2017 Abul Hasnat, Dibyendu Barman, Santanu Halder, Debotosh Bhattacharjee vol. 32, no. 5-3711-3727
A Novel Approach for Colorization of a Grayscale Image using Soft Computing Techniques International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, IGI Global publication 2017 Abul Hasnat, Santanu Halder, Debotosh Bhattacharjee, Mita Nasipuri Vol. 8, No. 4 [DOI: 10.4018/IJMDEM.2017100102]-
A Proposed Grayscale Face Image Colorization System using Particle Swarm Optimization International Journal of Virtual and Augmented Reality (IJVAR), IGI Global publication 2017 Abul Hasnat, Santanu Halder, Debotosh Bhattacharjee, Mita Nasipuri Vol.1, No.1 [DOI: 10.4018/IJVAR.2017010106]-72-89
Robust Thermal Face Recognition using Region Classifiers International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence 2014 Author -
UGC-JU face database and its benchmarking using linear regression classifier Multimedia Tools and Applications 2013 Author -
Books Published (0)
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (7)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Sandhya Bhagat Studies on some Soft Computing Techniques for Constrained Handwritten Devnagari Character Recognition Prof. Mita Nasipuri Complete 2012
Shib Sankar Bhowmick Kernel Based Methods for Classification of Histopathological Images Ongoing 2012
Santanu Halder Development of a Face Synthesis (FASY) System for Generation of Face Images from Textual Descriptions Prof. Mita Nasipuri Complete 2012
Pramit Ghosh Development of Techniques for Computer Assisted Human Healthcare Prof. Mita Nasipuri Ongoing 2011
Ayan Seal Thermal Face Recognition for Biometric Security System Prof. Mita Nasipuri Ongoing 2011
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (29)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Arindam Barai Face Detection System 2012
Sayantanee Sen Automatic Chromosome Segmentation 2012
Avijit Bhattacharya Feature Extraction and Classification of Chromosomes in Q-band images 2012
Amit Kumar Mandal Generate FASTA Format and Protein Annotation from a PDB File 2011
Sk Latib Automatic Extraction and Analysis of Retinal Blood Vessel Network 2011
Project Works (5)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Erasmus Mundus Mobility with Asia, Coordinator: Universidade de Evora, Portugal Principal Investigator European Commission, Brussels 4000 Euro 3 year 2012 to 2015 Ongoing
Erasmus Mundus Mobility with Asia Lot 12, Coordinator: Universite De Nice Sophia Antipolis, France Principal Investigator European Commission, Brussels 2, 70,391 3 year 2011 to 2014 Ongoing
A facial expression based surveillance system to counter premeditated criminal attack Principal Investigator Jadavpur university 50,000 1 year 2007 to 2008 Complete
Development of 3D Face Recognition Techniques Based on Range Images Principal Investigator DIT, MCIT, Govt. of India 66,21,250 3 year 2013 to 2016 Ongoing
Design and Development of Facial Thermogram technology for Biometric Security System Principal Investigator UGC, Govt. of India 10,76,834 3 year 2010 to 2013 Complete
Patents (3)
Patent Name Year

A System and Method for Skin Region Detection from RGB Color Image 2014
System and Method to Identify a Median Value 2011
Method and System to Determine a Quotient Value 2011
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (8)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Image Fusion Techniques RCC Institute of Information Technology Kolkata 2012
Biometric security School of Mobile Computing, Jadavpur University Jadavpur University 2011
Image processing and Multimedia Department of Computer Science, Burdwan University Burdwan University 2011
Challenges to Computer Vision Seacom Engineering College, Howrah Howrah 2011
Computational Intelligence and Face Recognition RCC Institute of Information Technology, Kolkata Kolkata 2010
Membership Of Learned Societies (0)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (0)
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (3)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

Information retrieval and Information visualization Zinal, Switzerland Switzerland 2012 Winter School
Multimedia Semantics Universitat Koblenz-Landau, Germany Germany 2009 Summer School
Parallel and distributed techniques for high performance computing Department of Computer Sc. & Engg., Jadavpur University Jadavpur University 2005 Refreshers Course
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