Basabdatta Sen Bhattacharya

Current Position

Associate Professor,

Computer Science and Information Systems Department

Office Chamber: A-421, Main Building

Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani,

K. K. Birla Goa Campus

NH - 17 Bypass Road, Zuarinagar

Goa 403 726, India


Office Telephone : +91 832 258 0220


Previous Position

Researcher, BIMPC1 project

SpiNNaker Team

Advanced Processor Technologies (APT) Group

School of Computer Science

University of Manchester

(1 Brain Inspired Massively Parallel Computation)

APT profile page


IT302, Kilburn Building

Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL

United Kingdom


my Orcid profile (unique research identifier)


Fellow, Higher Education Academy


1. PhD in Computer Science,

University of Manchester, UK, 2008

Thesis Title: Information recovery from rank-order encoded images

Supervisor: Prof Stephen B. Furber

2. Masters in Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication,

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, 2002

3. BEng Electrical,

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Silchar, Assam, India, 1992

Overview of Professional Experience:

Teaching at:

1. School of Engineering, University of Lincoln, UK (June 2012 - Aug 2016)

2. Department of Computer Engineering and Applications,

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela, Odisha, India (Aug 2002 - Aug 2004)

Postdoctoral research at:

1. University of Ulster, Magee Campus, City of Derry, Northern Ireland, UK (Oct 2009 - Jan 2012)

2. University of Bordeaux, France (March - June 2009)

Industrial experience as:

1. Manager at Electronics Eng Deptt., Rourkela Steel Plant, Steel Authority of India Ltd., India (Sep 1994 - Oct 1999)

2. Design Engineer at Motherson Sumi Systems Ltd., Noida, India (Dec 1992 - July 1993)

Institutional Memberships:

a. Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)

b. Member, Robotics and Automation Society (EMBS)

You can also find me at:

ResearchGate (may not be up to date)

Publons (evaluating contributions to peer-review)

Useful Links in Computational Neuroscience:

Previous Position


School of Engineering,


Postal Address (Office)

Engineering Hub

University of Lincoln

Brayford Pool

Licoln LN6 7TS

United Kingdom

Tel (office): +44(0)1522 83 7947

Mobile: +44(0)77 28 251 481


my work profile [School of Engineering, UoL, Brochure 2014-15]

Current Research interest:

Biologically-inspired computational modelling towards: advanced bio-engineering and bio-technological applications; advanced understanding of neurological and psychiatric disorders.

Teaching 2015-16:

Electrical Power and Machines, 2nd Year BEng/MEng, Mechanical Engineering

Further Mathematics for Engineers, 2nd Year BEng/MEng, Mechanical Engineering

Departmental Responsibilities:

Module leader for EPM and FME

Organiser of Departmental Research Seminar Series (SoE-Rss)

Senior Tutor, School of Engineering