Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Room No. T-3-15
Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
Jadavpur University
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Curriculum Vita


Ph.D. 2006 Jadavpur University
B.E. 1999 Kuvempu Univrsity

Teaching Experience (4)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Assistant Professor 2006 to till date
MCKV Institute of Engineering Lecturer 2002 to 2006
IEM, Kolkata Lecturer 2000 to 2000
GIET, Orissa Lecturer 1999 to 2000
Industrial Experience (1)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
RS Software India Ltd. Associate Software Engineer 2000 to 2001
Field of Specialization
Pattern Recognition, Image Processing, Machine Learning, Bioinformatics
Courses Taught/Teaching
Computer Graphics, Image Processing, Principles of Programming Languages, Introduction to computing, Computer Programming & Numerical Methods
Research Area
Optical Character Recognition, Bioinformatics, Medical Image Analysis
1 year in Industry, 10+ years in Academia
Conference Papers Published (70)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

An Axiomatic Fuzzy Set Theory Based Feature Selection Methodology for Handwritten Numeral Recognition ICT and Critical Infrastructure: Proceedings of the 48th Annual Convention of Computer Society of India 2014 Fourth Author 1-133-140
A Consensus Approach for Identification of Protein-Protein Interaction Sites in Homo Sapiens Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence 2013 Second Author -674-679
Fuzzy SVM with a Novel Membership Function for Prediction of Protein-Protein Interaction Sites in Homo sapiens Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence 2013 Second Author -668-673
Identification of Devnagari and Roman Scripts from Multi-script Handwritten Documents Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence 2013 Fourth Author -509-514
Handwritten and Printed Word Identification Using Gray-scale Feature Vector and Decision Tree Classifier Procedia Technology 2013 Fourth Author 10 (2013)-831-839
Journal Papers Published (33)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Extraction of Text Lines from Handwritten Documents Using Piecewise Water Flow Technique. Journal of Intelligent Systems 2013 Third Author (in press)-1-16
Handheld Mobile Device Based Text Region Extraction and Binarization of Image Embedded Text Documents Journal of Intelligent Systems 2013 Second Author 22(1)-25-47
PPIcons: identification of protein-protein interaction sites in selected organisms Journal of molecular modeling 2013 Second Author 19(9)-4059-4070
Handwritten Word Recognition Using MLP based Classifier: A Holistic Approach. International Journal of Computer Science Issues 2013 Fourth Author 10(2)-422-427
AMS 4.0: consensus prediction of post-translational modifications in protein sequences Amino Acids 2012 Second Author 43(2)-573-582
Books Published (2)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Advanced Computational Approaches to Biomedical Engineering Springer, Germany 2014 Third Author
Development of OCR Techniques for Handwritten Bangla Text LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany 2012 First Author
Awarded By Award Name Year

DST, Govt. of India FAST-TRACK Young Scientist grant 2012
European Union EMEA-2 Post-Doctoral fellowship 2012
European Union EMMA-West Post-Doctoral fellowship 2012
DST, Govt.of India BOYSCAST Fellowship 2010
European Union EU-EMMA Visiting Researcher Fellowship 2009
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (7)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Sandip Rakshit A study on handwritten document management system Prof. Kalyan Sankar Sengupta Complete 2014
Satadal Saha Development of some techniques for automatic localization and interpretation of vehicle license plates Prof.Mita Nasipuri Complete 2014
Pranati Rakshit Some studies on hemodynamic modelling in human cerebral vasculature Prof. Mita Nasipuri Ongoing 2013 (Reg.)
Ayatullah Faruk Mollah Development of some camera based document processing techniques for mobile devices Prof.Mita Nasipuri Complete 2013
Brijesh Sriwastava Analysis of protein-protein interactions using computational approaches Prof. Ujjwal Maulik Ongoing 2012 (Reg.)
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (3)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Sudipta Dey 2013
Ankita Banerjee 2013
Souvik Paul 2013
Project Works (7)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Innovative Computing Principal Investigator UPE Program, Govt. of India 13,63,200 2 Years 2012 to 2015 Ongoing
Segmentation of the carotid vasculature in human CT angiography Principal Investigator DST FAST-TRACK, Govt. of India 858,000 3 years 2013 to 2016 Ongoing
Development of a business card reader for mobile devices Coordinator ScanBizCards 1 year 2010 to 2011 Complete
Development of an Automatic Handwritten Document Recognition System Coordinator EMotions Infomedia 2 years 2010 to 2011 Complete
Development of a Red Light Violation Detection system for an integrated vehicular traffic management framework Coordinator EMotions Infomedia 2 year 2009 to 2011 Complete
Patents (1)
Patent Name Year

Image binarization based on grey membership parameters of pixels (US 8,406,554 B1) 2013 (Granted)
Collaborative Programs (2)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

Initiated with the DST funded BOYSCAST fellowship Prof. Punam K Saha, University of Iowa, USA 2010
Initiated with the EU funded EMMA fellowship Dariusz Plewczynski, University of Warsaw, Poland 2009
InviteLectures (12)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Computational Predictive Models in Protein Informatics Advances in Molecular Modeling Conference ICM, Warsaw, Poland 2013
Multi-scale opening of conjoined structures in shared intensity space GOLD Affinity group, IEEE Calcutta section Jadavpur University, India 2013
Multi-scale opening of conjoined structures in shared intensity space Interdisciplinary Centre for Computational and Mathematical Modelling (ICM) University of Warsaw, Poland 2012
Multi-Scale Topo-Morphologic Opening (MSTMO) Algorithm: Theory and Applications Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology Warsaw, Poland 2012
Segmentation of cerebro-vasculature in CT Angiography using multi-scale topomorphologic opening algorithm MIPG Research group, Dept. of Radiology University of Pennsylvania, USA 2011
Membership Of Learned Societies (2)

Senior Member, IEEE
Life Member, Indian Unit of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (0)
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (16)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

Advances in Molecular Modelling Conference ICM, UW, UAM, BioinfoBank Institute ICM, Warsaw, Poland 2013 Invited Plenary Talk
ReTIS CMATER, JU Jadavpur University, India 2011 Organizer
PReMI IIT Delhi IIT, Delhi 2009 Author
GREC University of La Rochelle University of La Rochelle, France 2009 Author
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)