Dr. Prosenjit Gupta

Professor (Computer Science)

Dr. Prosenjit Gupta received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the  University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA  in 1995.
Prior to that he received his B.Tech and M.Tech degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from
IIT Kharagpur in 1989 and 1991 respectively. He has over 22 years of experience in teaching, research and industry.
Since 1995, he has held various positions in academia and industry including,
Dr. Gupta's research interests are the areas of Algorithms and Data structures, Computational Geometry, Web Intelligence, Geographic Information Systems and VLSI Design Automation. He has   80 publications in refereed journals and conference proceedings. He is particularly interested in algorithmic problems that arise in practice. He has assumed diverse roles over the years in theoretical and applied research, teaching, academic administration as well as product development in the industry.

He has taught courses in Algorithms, Computational Geometry, Web Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, VLSI Design Automation, Theory of Computation and Discrete Mathematics.

Dr. Gupta is  a Senior Member of ACM.

International Conference on Applied Algorithms (ICAA 2014) was held in  Kolkata, India from January 13--15, 2014.
The Proceedings were published as Springer Verlag LNCS Vol. 8321.