Dr. Pushpendu Kar,
ERCIM Fellow
, SERB OPD Fellow,

Department of ICT and Natural Sciences,
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU),
Larsgårdsvegen 2, 6009 Ålesund, Norway.


Google Scholar Citation


  • Awarded the prestigious “ERCIM Alain Bensoussan Fellowship” of European Union, on 27th June, 2017
  • PreCoRe paper accepted in IEEE TENCON 2017, Penang, Malaysia on 09th September, 2017.
  • RILoD paper accepted in IEEE Systems Journal on 28th November, 2017
  • Joined in NTNU Alesund campus on 01st February, 2018.
Presently, Dr. Pushpendu Kar is a Research Fellow in the Department of ICT and Natural Sciences of Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway since 01st February, 2018. Prior to this, he was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering of National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore from 16th November, 2016 to 31st January, 2018 and in the Energy Research Institute @ NTU of Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore from 16th November, 2015 to 15th November, 2016. Dr. Kar has completed Ph.D from Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.

Prior to his Ph.D, he completed the Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering from University of Kalyani, Master of Engineering in Computer Science and Engineering from Jadavpur University, Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) 5.0, one professional course on Hardware & Networking, two professional courses on JAVA-J2EE, Finishing School Program from National Institute of Technology Durgapur and UGC sponsored refreshers course from Jadavpur University.

Dr. Kar was also awarded the prestigious Erasmus Mundus Postdoctoral Fellowship of European Commission, ERCIM Alain Bensoussan Fellowship of European Union, and SERB OPD Fellowship of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India in 2016, 2017, and 2017, respectively.

Dr. Kar has five years two months teaching experience, one year four months industrial experience as a software professional in IBM India Pvt. Ltd., and four years research experience.

Dr. Kar is the author of 24 scholarly research papers. He wrote four articles, which has published in reputed IT magazine. He has also filed four patents.

Curriculum Vitae