The Institute is organized as research groups and education programs, and has not maintained strong department boundaries. However, faculty can be broadly grouped according to their disciplines which are given below. Apart from those listed below, the institute also has a number of Guest, Adjunct and Visiting faculty members in various disciplines. They can be found on this page.

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Computational Biology
Social Sciences
A V Subramanyam

Assistant Professor (CSE, ECE, DES)

PhD(2012), Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Information Forensics and Security, Multimedia Signal Processing, Visual Surveillance and Deep Learning

Alexander Fell
(Presently on Leave)

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Coarse Grain Reconfigurable Architectures (CGRAs), Network-on-Chip, Embedded Systems, FPGAs

Aman Parnami

Assistant Professor (DES, CSE)

PhD (2017) Human-Computer Interaction with a minor in Industrial Design, Georgia Institute of Technology.

Wearable Computing, Design Research, Education Technology

Amarjeet Singh
(Presently on Leave)

Assistant Professor (CSE, ECE)

PhD (2009), Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Mobile Sensing, Approximation Algorithms, Environmental Monitoring, Low Cost Technologies

Anand Srivastava

Professor (ECE)

PhD (2003), Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

OFDM based Optical Core and Access Networks, Long Reach PONs, Optical Wireless Communication Systems, Fi-Wi Architectures, Optical Signal Processing, Green Telecom Networks

Angshul Majumdar

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), Electrical & Computer Engg., University of British Columbia

Compressed Sensing, Low-rank matrix recovery, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Color Imaging

Anubha Gupta

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2006), Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi

Statistical Signal Processing, Biomedical Signal and Image Processing, Wavelet Transform and its applications, Higher education policy and Assessment

Anuradha Sharma

Associate Professor (Maths)

PhD (2006), Mathematics, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

Algebraic Coding Theory, Number Theory and Algebra

Arun Balaji Buduru

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2016), Computer Science, Arizona State University, USA

Cyber Security, Reinforcement Learning and IoT

Chetan Arora

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2012), Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

Computer Vision, Image Processing, Machine Learning

Debajyoti Bera

Assistant Professor (CSE, CB)

PhD (2009), Computer Science, Boston University, USA

Quantum Computing, Complexity Theory, Algorithms, Cryptography

Debarka Sengupta

Assistant Professor (CSE, CB)

PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from Jadavpur University

Computational genomics, Machine Learning

Donghoon Chang

Associate Professor (CSE, Maths)

PhD (2008), Information Management and Security, Korea University, Korea

Theory and Practice of Cryptography, Cryptanalysis, Cyber Security

G.P.S. Raghava

Professor (CB)

PhD, Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh.

Worked as scientist for 30 years (1986-2016) in Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh. His group developed more than 200 web servers, 150 research papers, 70 Copyrights, 25 databases and mirror sites.

Ganesh Bagler

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD in computational biology from CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology

Complex Systems, Computational and Systems Biology, Complex Networks, Bioinformatics

Gaurav Arora

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2017), Economics, Iowa State University

Natural Resource & Agricultural Economics, Ecological Economics, Applied Econometrics, Industrial Organization, Applied Game Theory, Spatial Analyses, Remote Sensing

Juhi Ranjan

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2016), Computer Science, University of Virginia

Her research focused on developing technology for Smart Homes to identify occupants, activities, and individual resource usage

Kaushik Kalyanaraman

Assistant Professor (Maths)

PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

He is an applied and computational mathematician. He trained to be an electrical engineer (bachelor's and master's degrees), chose to be a computer scientist (doctoral degree) and now identifies as an applied mathematician.

Mayank Vatsa

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2008), Computer Science, West Virginia University, USA

Biometrics, Computer Vision, Image Processing, Information Fusion

Mohammad S. Hashmi
(Presently on Leave)

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2009), Electronics Engineering, Cardiff University, UK

RF Measurements, PA Design and Linearization, RF Systems, Software Defined Radio

Mukulika Maity

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD in Computer Science from IIT Bombay

wireless networks and mobile computing

Naqueeb Warsi
(Presently on Leave)

Assistant Professor (ECE, Maths)

PhD (2015), Information Theory, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

Classical and quantum information theory, particularly information theoretic problems in the non-asymptotic regime.

Ojaswa Sharma

Assistant Professor (CSE, DES)

PhD (2010), Mathematics and Computer Science, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Computer graphics (animation, rendering, and GPU computing), computational geometry

P B Sujit

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2006), Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Unmanned Vehicle (aerial, underwater, and surface), Multi-robot systems, Guidance and Control

Pankaj Jalote

Director & Professor (CSE)

PhD (1985), Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA

Software Engineering, Fault Tolerance, Distributed Systems

Ponnurangam Kumaraguru

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2009), Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Cyber Crime, Cyber/Information Security, Privacy, Human Computer Interaction

Pravesh Biyani

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), ECE, IIT Delhi

Optimization for signal processing & communications

Pushpendra Singh

Associate Professor (CSE, DES)

PhD (2004), Inria-Rennes, University de Rennes 1, France

Mobile Systems & Applications, ICT4D, Mobile Healthcare, Content-Centric Networking

Pydi Ganga Mamba Bahubalindruni

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2014), Electrical and Computer Engineering,

Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal

Rahul Purandare

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2011), Computer Science, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, USA

Software Engineering, Program Analysis, Runtime Verification, Specification Mining, Automatic Program Repair

Rajiv Raman

Assistant Professor (CSE, CB, Maths)

PhD (2007), Computer Science, University of Iowa, USA

Algorithms, Graphs, Combinatorial Optimization

Rajiv Ratn Shah

Assistant Professor (CSE, DES)

PhD (2016), Computer Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Social media analytics, recommendation systems, event detection and recommendation, semantics and sentics understanding of user-generated content (UGC), multimodal analysis of UGC

Rakesh Chaturvedi

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2015), Economics from Pennsylvania State University

Communication and Cooperation in Games, Political Economy and Market Design

Richa Singh

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2008), Computer Science, West Virginia University, USA

Biometrics, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition

Saket Anand

Assistant Professor (CSE, ECE)

PhD (2013), Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rutgers University, NJ, USA

Computer Vision, Image and Scene Understanding, Robust Statistical Methods, Pattern Recognition, Machine Learning

Sambuddho Chakravarty

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2014), Columbia University, USA

Network Anonymity and Privacy, Network Surveillance and Anti-Censorship and Network and Distributed Systems Security

Samrith Ram

Assistant Professor (Maths)

PhD (2012),Department of Mathematics, IIT Bombay

Recipient of the Archimedes Postdoctoral Fellowship awarded by the Marseille Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science, Marseille, France in 2013

Sanat K Biswas

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2017) in space vehicle navigation from the University of New South Wales

Space vehicle guidance, navigation and control, orbit determination, GNSS-based navigation, non-linear dynamics and estimation algorithms

Sanjit Krishnan Kaul

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2011), Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rutgers University, USA

Wireless Systems, Vehicular Networks, Delay Tolerant Networks, Disaster Management, Intelligent Transportation

Sankha S Basu

Assistant Professor(Maths)

PhD(2013), Mathematics from The Pennsylvania State University

Mathematical Logic - intuitionistic logic and paraconsistent logics

Sarthok Sircar

Assistant Professor (Maths)

PhD (2009), Applied Mathematics from University of South Carolina.

Multiscale models and robust numerical algorithms for complex systems

Shobha Sundar Ram

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2009), Electrical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Radar \ Antennas

Shriram Venkatraman

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2017), Anthropology from University College, London

Technologies in work places, organisational culture, and entrepreneurship

Sneh Saurabh

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), Electrical Engineering, IIT, Delhi

Nanoelectronics, Exploratory Electronic Devices, Energy-Efficient Systems, VLSI Design and Verification and CAD for VLSI.

Sriram K

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD (2004), Chemistry, IIT Madras

Systems biology, Cell division cycle, Circadian rhythms, Computational cognitive neuroscience

Subhadip Raychaudhuri

Associate Professor (CB)

Phd (2002), University of Rochester, USA

Computational biology and biophysics, systems biology of cell death (apoptosis) signaling, immunobiology of B cell activation

Sujay Deb

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), Washington State University

Multi-core processor architectures, Wireless network on-chip, Emerging interconnection technologies for multi-core chips

Sumit J Darak

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2013), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

Reconfigurable filter and filter banks for multi-standard wireless communication receivers, Dynamic Spectrum Learning, Tunable Bandwidth Access and RF Harvesting in Green Cognitive Radios.

Syamantak Das

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD, IIT-Delhi

Theoretical computer science and discrete optimization

Tanmoy Chakraborty

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2015), IIT Kharagpur, India

Network Science, Data Mining and Data-driven cybersecurity

Tavpritesh Sethi
(Presently on Leave)

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD from CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi

Big-data for clinical decision support, machine learning for critical care and community medicine, human physiology and Teaching Interests are Statistical, complex networks and machine learning modelling for medicine and biology, human physiology.

Timothy Scott Moyers Jr

Assistant Professor (DES)

PhD, Electroacoustic Composition and Multi-Channel Audio, University of Birmingham (England)

He is a composer and audiovisual artist from Chicago

Venkata Ratnadeep Suri

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2013), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

His research examines the effects of technology use in knowledge work contexts, health contexts, information seeking, and the cognition of information

Vibhor Kumar

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD (2007), Helsinki University of Technology (now Aalto), Finland

Working on chromatin states and gene regulation and applying his findings to other branches such as clinical sciences and stem cell study.

Vikram Goyal

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2009), Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Delhi

Databases, Data Privacy and Security

Vinayak Naik
(Presently on Leave)

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2006), Computer Science and Engineering, Ohio State University, USA

Mobile Computing, Sensor Networks, Wireless Networks, and Systems

Vivek Bohara

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD(2011), Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Wireless communication, Cognitive and Cooperative wireless networks, Wideband Power amplifiers, Digital predistortion

Vivek Kumar

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2014), Research School of Computer Science, Australian National University

Parallel programming models and runtime systems

Visiting Faculty

Aasim Khan

Social scientist with an interest in theories of the 'public sphere,' digital citizenship and civic media in India

Abhijit Mitra

PhD (2017), under joint Indo-UK collaboration between IIT Delhi and British Telecom (BT), UK in the area of Elastic Optical Networks.

He has been awarded the prestigious Department of Science and Technology, Inspire Faculty Award to design high capacity optical backbone network (>100Gbps) for larger countries, especially the Pan-India network.

Akshay Kumar

PhD (2014), University of Delhi, Senior Research Fellow Indian Council of Medical Research

Consultant Psychologist BLK Super Speciality Hospital, Franchise owner of "Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus" Asia pacific region

Amrit Srinivasan

PhD, University of Cambridge, UK

The comparative study of knowledge and culture; violence, civil society and the state; sustainability and lifestyle change; women's work, family and the professions; Information Technology and the Indian service economy.

Anupam Saronwala

MS in Computer Engineering from Syracuse University

Charter Member of TiE and a member of Indian Angel Network

Ashok K. Mittal

Vice-president, Quality Circle Forum of India

Retired Professor & Dean (R&D, PRG) IIT Kanpur Operations Research/ Management ; Intellectual Property

Bijoy Chand Chatterjee

PhD (2014), Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Tezpur University

Routing and spectrum allocation in optical networks, QoS-aware schemes, resource allocation in Hadoop, and cross-layer design

Hemant Kumar

Founder - Softek Ltd., VP at HCL Tech. BTech(1977), IIT Kanpur

Software Development, Compilers, Databases, Inventory Management and Banking Software [Since June 2011]

Indrani De Parker

PhD (per.), Design Education in 21st Century India, IIT, Mumbai

Indrani De Parker is an alumnus of the National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad. She is a communication designer and design educator.

Manohar Khushalani

Bacherlor in Civil Engineering from BITS Pilani Courses on 3D Modelling and Finite Element analysis from IIT, Delhi

Former Director, Environment and Sociology, at the National Water Academy, Khadakwasla, & Member Secretary, National Environmental Monitoring Committee for River Valley Projects

Pankaj Vajpayee

President Value Research India (P) Ltd. MBA (Finance) - University of Delhi; 1993 B.Tech - IIT Delhi - 1990

Has over 24 years of corporate experience primarily in the field of investment banking and portfolio investment advisory activities.

Piyus Kedia

System security, safe languages, virtualization and dynamic/static techniques to build systems

Raj Ayyar

Full time Assistant Professor, East Florida State University

Adjunct Faculty, West Valley College and Laney College MA (Philosophy), St. Stephen's College, Delhi MA (Philosophy), Southern Illinois University, USA

Samaresh Chatterji

PhD (1979), Mathematics, Wayne State University, Detroit

Former Dean - Academic Programs, DA-IICT, Gandhinagar Abstract Algebra, Graph Theory [Since Jan 2013]

Sumit Mediratta

PhD from University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles

At USC ISI, he made strong contributions in the advanced computer architecture applied research. At NVIDIA Graphics, he was involved in the development of cutting edge Media and Communications Processors, and Graphics Processing Units (GPUs)