Prof. Prasanta K. Jana

Professor & IEEE Senior Member

Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad

Jharkhand 826004, India

Short Biography

Prof. Prasanta K. Jana received M. Tech. degree in Computer Science from University of Calcutta in 1988 and Ph. D. from Jadavpur University in 2000. Currently, he is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) Dhanbad, India. He has contributed 201 research publications in his credit and co-authored five books and three book chapters. He has also produced 15 Ph. Ds. As a recognition of his outstanding research contributions, he has been awarded Senior Member of IEEE in 2009. He is also the recipient of Canara Bank Research Publication Award in the year 2015 and 2017. He is also among the World ranking of top 2% (all fields) Indian scientists in Artificial Intelligence surveyed by Stanford University, USA in 2020 and 2021. His current research interest includes Wireless Sensor Networks, Cloud Computing and Machine Learning. He is in the editorial board of two international journals. He has served as referees in many reputed international journals. Prof. Jana has acted as the General Chair of the International Conference RAIT-2018 and RAIT-2012, Co-chair of national conference RAIT-2009 and Convener of the workshop WPDC-2008. He has also served as the member of Advisory Committee and Programme Committee of several international conferences. He made academic visit to Curtin University, Malaysia, University of Aizu, Japan, Las Vegas, USA, Imperial college of London, UK, University of Macau, Macau, Hong Kong and Curtin University, Malaysia.