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
Human-Centered Design
Social Sciences and Humanities
A V Subramanyam

Assistant Professor (ECE, CSE)

PhD (2012), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Information Forensics and Security, Multimedia Signal Processing, Visual Surveillance and Deep Learning.

Aasim Khan

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2018), King's College, London

Social scientist with an interest in theories of the 'public sphere,' digital citizenship and civic media in India

Aman Parnami

Assistant Professor (HCD)

PhD (2017), Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta

Wearable Computing, Design Research, Education Technology

Amarjeet Singh
(on Leave)

Assistant Professor (CSE, ECE)

PhD (2009), University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Mobile Sensing, Approximation Algorithms, Environmental Monitoring, Low Cost Technologies.

Anand Srivastava

Professor (ECE)

PhD (2003), IIT-Delhi

OFDM based Optical Core and Access Networks, Long Reach PONs, Optical Wireless Communication Systems, Fi-Wi Architectures, Optical Signal Processing, Green Telecom Networks

Angshul Majumdar
(On Sabbatical)

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), University of British Columbia

Compressed Sensing, Low-rank matrix recovery, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Color Imaging

Anubha Gupta

Professor (ECE)

PhD (2006), IIT-Delhi

Statistical Signal Processing, Biomedical Signal and Image Processing, Higher education policy and Assessment.

Anuj Grover

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2015), IIT-Delhi

Ultra Low Power In-Memory Compute for edge computing and machine learning applications, Safety and security in hardware,Error resilient energy efficient systems.

Anuradha Sharma

Associate Professor (Math)

PhD (2006), Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

Algebraic Coding Theory, Number Theory and Algebra.

Arjun Ray

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD (2018), CSIR-IGIB

Deciphering the mechanism of CRISPR-Cas9, Elucidating molecular interactions in the reverse cholesterol pathway, Structural genomic problems

Arun Balaji Buduru

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2016), Arizona State University, USA

Cyber Security, Reinforcement Learning and IoT

Ashish Kumar Pandey

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2018), The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.

Partial Differential Equations

Debajyoti Bera

Assistant Professor (CSE, CB)

PhD (2009), Boston University, USA

Quantum Computing, Complexity Theory, Algorithms, Cryptography

Debarka Sengupta

Assistant Professor (CB, CSE)

PhD (2014), Jadavpur University

Computational genomics, Machine Learning

Donghoon Chang

Associate Professor (CSE, Math)

PhD (2008), Korea University, Korea

Cryptography, Cryptanalysis, Cyber Security, Information Theory

G.P.S. Raghava

Head, Professor (CB)

PhD (1996), Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh.

Development of open source resources, Application of machine learning techniques, Genome based-techniques

Ganesh Bagler

Associate Professor (CB)

PhD (2007), CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology

Complex Systems, Computational and Systems Biology, Complex Networks, Bioinformatics

Gaurav Ahuja

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD (2015), University of Cologne, Germany

Identification, deorphanization and characterization of ectopically expressed GPCRS

Gaurav Arora

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2017), Iowa State University

Natural Resource & Agricultural Economics, Ecological Economics, Applied Econometrics, Industrial Organization, Applied Game Theory, Spatial Analyses, Remote Sensing

Gourab Ghatak

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2019), Wireless Communications, CEA-LETI and Telecom ParisTech, France

Stochastic geometry, millimeter-wave communications, 5G network planning, and signal processing for 5G waveforms

Grace Eden

Assistant Professor (HCD)

DPhil (2012), University of Oxford

Human-Centred Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, Design Methodology, and Participatory Innovation of Emerging Technologies

Jainendra Shukla

Assistant Professor (CSE, HCD)

PhD (2018), Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV), Spain

Human-Robot Interaction, Affective Computing and Machine Learning

Kaushik Kalyanaraman

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2015), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Applied and Computational Analysis, Geometry and Topology

Kiriti Kanjilal

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2018), Washington State University

Microeconomics, game theory, industrial organization, environmental economics and behavioral economics

Manohar Kumar

Head, Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2013), LUISS University, Rome

Ethics of digital dissent, digital citizenship, whistle blowing, civil disobedience, secrecy, and epistemic injustice.

Mayank Vatsa

Professor (CSE)

PhD (2008), West Virginia University, USA

Biometrics, Computer Vision, Image Processing, Information Fusion

Mohammad S. Hashmi
(on Leave)

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2009), Cardiff University, UK

RF Measurements, PA Design and Linearization, RF Systems, Software Defined Radio

Monika Arora

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2018), Old Dominion University, Virginia, USA

Count data and statistical modeling

Mukulika Maity
(on Leave)

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2016), IIT-Bombay

wireless networks and mobile computing

Ojaswa Sharma

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2010), Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Computer graphics, volume rendering, 3D reconstruction

P B Sujit

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2006), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Unmanned Vehicle (aerial, underwater, and surface), Multi-robot systems, Guidance and Control

Pankaj Jalote
(On Sabbatical)

Distinguished Professor (CSE)

PhD (1985), University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA

Software Engineering, Fault Tolerance, Distributed Systems.

Paro Mishra

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2017), IIT Delhi

Demographic Anthropology, Family and Kinship, Transnationalism, Gender and Technology and Media Representation

Piyus Kedia

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2018), IIT-Delhi

System security, safe languages, virtualization and dynamic/static techniques to build systems

Ponnurangam Kumaraguru

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2009), Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Cyber Crime, Cyber/Information Security, Privacy, Human Computer Interaction

Pravesh Biyani

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), IIT- Delhi

Optimization for signal processing & communications

Pushpendra Singh

Head (HCD), Professor (CSE, HCD)

PhD (2004), Inria-Rennes, University de Rennes 1, France

Mobile Systems and Applications, Middleware, ICT for Development

Rahul Purandare

Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2011), University of Nebraska - Lincoln, USA

Software Engineering, Program Analysis, Runtime Verification, Specification Mining, Automatic Program Repair

Rajiv Raman

Head (Math), Associate Professor (CSE, Math)

PhD (2007), University of Iowa, USA

Algorithms, Graphs, Combinatorial Optimization

Rajiv Ratn Shah

Assistant Professor (CSE, HCD)

PhD (2017), National University of Singapore, Singapore

Multimedia, Natural Language Processing, Computer Vision, Machine Learning

Rakesh Chaturvedi

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2015), Pennsylvania State University

Communication and Cooperation in Games, Political Economy and Market Design

Ranjan Bose

Director and Professor (ECE)

PhD (1995), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Secure communications, coding theory, 5G security, wireless security, physical layer security and broadband wireless access.

Richa Singh

Professor (CSE)

PhD (2008), West Virginia University, USA

Biometrics, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition

Saket Anand

Assistant Professor (CSE, ECE)

PhD (2013), Rutgers University, NJ, USA

Computer Vision, Image and Scene Understanding, Robust Statistical Methods, Pattern Recognition, Machine Learning

Sambuddho Chakravarty

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2014), Columbia University, USA

Network Anonymity and Privacy, Network Surveillance and Anti-Censorship and Network and Distributed Systems Security

Samrith Ram

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2012), IIT Bombay

Finite Fields and Combinatorics

Sanat K Biswas

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2017), University of New South Wales

Space vehicle guidance, navigation and control, orbit determination, GNSS-based navigation, non-linear dynamics and estimation algorithms

Sanjit Krishnan Kaul

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2011), Rutgers University, USA

Wireless Systems, Vehicular Networks, Delay Tolerant Networks, Disaster Management, Intelligent Transportation

Sankha S Basu

Assistant Professor(Math)

PhD (2013), The Pennsylvania State University

Mathematical Logic - intuitionistic logic and paraconsistent logics

Sarthok Sircar

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2009), University of South Carolina.

Multiscale models and robust numerical algorithms for complex systems

Sayan Basu Roy

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2019), IIT-Delhi

Adaptive control for uncertain switched systems, online approximate optimal control using reinforcement learning based solutions, adaptive backstepping control

Shilpak Banerjee

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2017), Pennsylvania State University

Dynamical systems and ergodic theory

Shobha Sundar Ram

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2009), University of Texas at Austin

Radar \ Antennas

Sneh Saurabh

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), IIT-Delhi

Nanoelectronics, Exploratory Electronic Devices, Energy-Efficient Systems, VLSI Design and Verification and CAD for VLSI.

Sneha Chaubey

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2018), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)

Number theory, in particular analytic number theory, L-functions, distribution of sequences modulo one

Sonia Baloni Ray

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2012), Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany

Role of attention in visual processing, studying mechanisms of emotion and motion perception

Sriram K

Associate Professor (CB)

PhD (2004), IIT- Madras

Systems biology, Cell division cycle, Circadian rhythms, Computational cognitive neuroscience

Subhabrata Samajder

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2017) Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

Symmetric-key Cryptanalysis, lattice-based cryptography, blockchains and random graphs

Sujay Deb

Head, Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), Washington State University

Multi-core processor architectures, Wireless network on-chip, Emerging interconnection technologies for multi-core chips

Sumit J Darak

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2013), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

Intelligent, Reconfigurable and Self-sustainable wireless radio, Machine learning for wireless networks, Algorithms to architectures

Syamantak Das

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2015), IIT-Delhi

Theoretical computer science and discrete optimization

Tanmoy Chakraborty

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2015), IIT Kharagpur

Network Science, Data Mining and Data-driven Cybersecurity, Natural Language Processing

Tavpritesh Sethi

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD (2014), CSIR-IGIB,

Biomedical Informatics, AI in Healthcare, Systems and Networks Medicine

V. Raghava Mutharaju

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2016), Wright State University, Dayton, OH, USA

Knowledge Graphs/Semantic Web, Ontology modeling and reasoning, Linked Data, Big Data

Venkata Ratnadeep Suri

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2013), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

ICTs and Society, Information Literacy, Data Literacy, E-Health, M-health, Social media for Health

Vibhor Kumar

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD (2007), Helsinki University of Technology (now Aalto), Finland

Genomics, statistical signal processing, structural biology

Vikram Goyal

Head, Associate Professor (CSE)

PhD (2009), IIT- Delhi

Databases, Data Privacy and Security

Vivek Bohara

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2011), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Device-to-device communication, Visible Light Communication, Hybrid VLC-RF architecture, Proof-of-concept testbeds and experimental validation

Vivek Kumar

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2014), Research School of Computer Science, Australian National University

Parallel programming models and runtime systems

Visiting Faculty

Abhijit Mitra
(DST Inspire Faculty)

PhD (2017), under joint Indo-UK collaboration between IIT Delhi and British Telecom (BT), UK in the area of Elastic Optical Networks.

Elastic Optical Networks, Passive Optical Networks and integrated wireless infrastructure, Quantum Key Distribution

Acushla Saraswat

PhD (2018), University of Mumbai

Differential Geometry, with an emphasis on the study of the Laplacian

Amrit Srinivasan

PhD, University of Cambridge, UK

The comparative study of knowledge and culture; violence, civil society and the state; sustainability and lifestyle change; women's work, family and the professions; Information Technology and the Indian service economy.

Anoop Ratn

BFA, Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidhyapeeth, Varanasi.

Animation Film Making, Gaming, Concept Arts

Anupam Saronwala

MS in Computer Engineering from Syracuse University

Charter Member of TiE and a member of Indian Angel Network

Bijendra Nath Jain
(Visiting Distinguished Professor)

PhD (1975) SUNY, Stony Brook (NY)

Computer Networks and Systems, including Wireless Networks, Ad hoc and Sensor Networks and in Information Security

Brijesh Eshpuniyani

PhD (2003), Purdue University

Fluid Mechanics, Transition & Turbulence.

C. Anantaram

PhD, IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

Knowledge systems, Natural language processing for business applications, Artificial development, and Formal concept analysis

G.S. Visweswaran

Retired Professor from IIT-Delhi

CAD of VLSI, Design of Digital, Analog and Mixed Signal VLSI Circuits

Indrani De Parker

PhD (per.), IIT- Mumbai

Indrani De Parker is an alumnus of the National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad. She is a communication designer and design educator.

Manohar Khushalani

Bacherlor in Civil Engineering from BITS Pilani Courses on 3D Modelling and Finite Element analysis from IIT, Delhi

Former Director, Environment and Sociology, at the National Water Academy, Khadakwasla, & Member Secretary, National Environmental Monitoring Committee for River Valley Projects

Naveen Prakash

PhD (1980) IIT Delhi

Data Warehouse Requirements Engineering, Information Systems for the Internet of Things, and Business Rules for Requirements Specification

Pankaj Vajpayee

President Value Research India (P) Ltd. MBA (Finance) - University of Delhi; 1993 B.Tech - IIT Delhi - 1990

Has over 24 years of corporate experience primarily in the field of investment banking and portfolio investment advisory activities.

Payel C Mukherjee
(Lecturer - SSH)

PhD (2016), IIT Gandhinagar

Theories of Cosmopolitanism, Home, and History of Ideas in South Asian Studies

Rahul Mohanani

PhD (Candidate), empirical software engineering group (M3S) at the University of Oulu, Finland

Human aspects of Software Engineering, Intertemporal Preferences in Technical Debt

Raj Ayyar

Full time Assistant Professor, East Florida State University

Adjunct Faculty, West Valley College and Laney College MA (Philosophy), St. Stephen's College, Delhi MA (Philosophy), Southern Illinois University, USA

Samaresh Chatterji

PhD (1979), Wayne State University, Detroit

Former Dean - Academic Programs, DA-IICT, Gandhinagar Abstract Algebra, Graph Theory [Since Jan 2013]

Shweta Singh

Theories of reasons in moral decision making, Interplay of moral particularism in Buddhist Ethics, and philosophy of critical thinking

Sumit Mediratta

PhD, University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles

Efficient Computing Systems, Real-time Computer Vision, Biomedical Engineering

Swapna Purandare
(Ramanujan Fellow SERB-DST)

PhD (2014), University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

Evolutionary Ecology, Biodiversity Conservation, Bioinformatics, NGS, eDNA, Metagenomics

Swati Mantri

PhD (2019), IIT-Delhi

Identity Studies, Urban Sociology, Migration Studies, Visual Anthropology, Media and Society, Sociology of Space and Food