Adjunct Faculty

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
Ajay Kumar

PhD (2001), The University of Hong Kong

Information security and computer vision with the emphasis on contactless 2D/3D hand biometrics, vascular biometrics, iris, and multimodal biometrics, computer vision based industrial inspection

Alexander Fell

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

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

Anirban Mondal

PhD (2003), National University of Singapore, Singapore

Database Management, Multi-dimensional Data Indexing, Mobile Data Management

Apala Guha

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2010), University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA

High-performance computing, Energy-efficient computing, Compilers, Runtimes.

Ashwin Srinivasan

Professor (CSE)

PhD (1991) University of New South Wales, Sydney

Inductive Logic Programming, Machine Learning, Modelling Systems in Biology, Information Extraction from Text

Astrid Kiehn

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (1989), Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany

Logic, Process Algebra, Concurrency Theory

Bijoy Chand Chatterjee

PhD (2014), Tezpur University

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

Chetan Arora

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2012), IIT-Delhi

Computer Vision, Image Processing, Machine Learning

Debanjan Mahata

PhD, Integrated Computing, University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Natural language Processing, Text Mining, Information Retrieval, Information Quality. More

Debasis Dash

PhD (1998), Delhi University,

Algorithm and tools development, high throughput data analysis for comparative genomics, proteome informatics

Gaurav Gupta

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2009), Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

Digital Forensics, Cyber/Information Security

Gautam Shroff

Vice President & Chief Scientist, Tata Consultancy Services, Lead of TCS Innovation Lab, Delhi, India

Haimonti Dutta

PhD (2007), University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Large Scale Learning, Distributed and Parallel Data Mining, Distributed Optimization

Juhi Ranjan

PhD (2016), University of Virginia

Developing technology for Smart Homes to identify occupants, activities, and individual resource usage

K M Pathi

An alumnus of Delhi University, visiting faculty to NCGG-Delhi

Behavior Change Communication, Communication Ethics.

Lipi Thukral

Scientist Fellow, IGIB, Delhi PhD (2011), University of Heidelberg, Germany

Multiscale Biomolecular Simulations, Structural Bioinformatics, Modeling and Visualization of Complex Molecular Data, Medical Informatics

Mary L. Gray

PhD (2004), University of California, San Diego

Senior Researcher Microsoft Research Associate Professor, The Media School, Adjunct Faculty, American Studies; Anthropology; Gender Studies, Indiana University, Bloomington

Mihir Chakraborty

Rough set theory and rough (modal) logics, Fuzzy set theory, fuzzy logics, and the theory of graded consequence, Algebraic logic

Mohan Dhawan

Researcher, IBM India Research Laboratory, New Delhi, India

System Security, Web Security and Privacy, Computer Networks, Programming Languages and Operating Systems

Mona Duggal

M.D., MHS (Epidemiology) Physician with post-graduate MD training in Preventive and Social Medicine.

Masters in Health Sciences in Epidemiology from "The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health NIH/NLM fellowship in Medical Informatics at the Yale University"

Nachi Nagappan

Microsoft Research

One Microsoft Way, Redmond

Priyank Narayan

A Certified Axiometrix Assessor on Thinking Pattern Profile by Hartman Institute, USA, Priyank is also a Quality Six Sigma Green Belt.

He heads the Centre for Entrepreneurship at the Ashoka University

Pydi Ganga Mamba Bahubalindruni

PhD (2014), Electrical and Computer Engineering,

Flexible and large area electronics, Analog mixed signal design with large area and sub-micron technologies, Device modeling and devices

Ravi Kothari

IBM Distinguished Engineer, Associate Director - IBM Research - India

Rohit Gupta

Director-Bioinformatics at Strand Life Sciences, Banglore

Computational Biology, Genomics, Data Mining, Machine learning, Medical and Bioinformatics

Sachit Butail

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), Aerospace Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park

collective behavior, pattern recognition, complex systems, robotics

Sameep Mehta

Researcher, IBM Research, India

Data Mining, Visualization, Business Analytics and Service Science

Samir K Brahmachari

PhD (1978), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

Has more than 12 patents, 23 copyrights and 150 research publications to his credit.

Sandip Aine

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2007), IIT-Kharagpur

Artificial Intelligence, Combinatorial Optimization, Robotics, CAD for VLSI

Saptarshi Mukherjee

PhD (2011), Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi

Mechanism design, Game theory, Bounded rationality, Choice

Shreemoy Mishra

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2008) Economics, Operations Research & Industrial Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Economics of Information, Consumer Privacy, Asymmetric Information in Credit and Insurance Markets, Credit Scoring

Soujanya Poria

PhD, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland, UK

Multimodal sentiment analysis

Srikanta Bedathur

PhD (2006), SERC, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Web and Text Mining, Web Archiving, Large Scale Graph processing, Databases and Information Management

Srinivas Aluru

Professor, School of Computational Science and Engineering

Co-Director, Strategic Initiave in Data Engineering and Science Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Srinivasan Ramachandran

PhD (1993), Jawaharlal Nehru University

Currently Senior Principal Scientist and Professor of the AcSIR in the Faculty of Biological Sciences. His Interests are Integrative Data analytics of biological Big Data, predictive modelling

Subhasis Banerjee

PhD (2007), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Computer Architecture, Performance Modeling of Computer Systems, Low Power Design

Sumit Bhatia

PhD (2013), Pennsylvania State University

Information Retrieval, Text Mining, Big Data Analytics, Knowledge Graphs and Reasoning Systems

Sumit Roy

External Consultant Chairman (ECE) Professor

Communications and Networking, University of Washington

Venkata M. Viswanath Gunturi

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2015), University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA

Spatial and Spatio-temporal databases, Spatial data mining, Graph Algorithms, Geographic Information Science

Vidit Jain

PhD (2010), The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Research areas: Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Data Mining

Vimal Bhatia


He is a reviewer for IEEE, Elsevier, and IET. He is currently Senior Member of IEEE and certified SCRUM Master

Vinod Scaria


Scientist, CSIR Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi. Research Areas: Clinical Genomics, Precision Medicine, Computational Biology of noncoding RNAs, Artificial Intelligence