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

Associate Professor (ECE, CSE)

PhD (2012), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

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

Aasim Khan

Head, 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

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

Associate Professor (ECE, CSE)

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

Associate 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

Professor (Math)

PhD (2006), Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

Algebraic Coding Theory, Number Theory and Algebra.

Arani Bhattacharya

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2019), Stony Brook University

Low latency compute and machine learning services, video streaming and physical layer of wireless networks.

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

Bapi Chatterjee

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2018), Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

Distributed Machine Learning, Concurrent Data Structures, Neural Architecture Search, and Learned Index Structures.

Debajyoti Bera

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2009), Boston University, USA

Quantum Computing, Complexity Theory, Algorithms, Cryptography

Debarka Sengupta

Associate Professor (CB, CSE)

PhD (2014), Jadavpur University

Computational genomics, Machine Learning

Debika Banerjee

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2017), Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad

Analytic and Probabilistic Number Theory

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

Gayatri Nair

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2016), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Urban informal labour and livelihood patterns with an emphasis on the question of technology, caste and gender

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

Jaspreet Kaur Dhanjal

Assistant Professor (CB)

PhD (2019), IIT Delhi

Cancer genomics, personalized medicine, drug design and discovery

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

Koteswar Rao Jerripothula

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2017), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Computer Vision, Image Processing, Multimedia Systems, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Manohar Kumar

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2013), LUISS University, Rome

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

Md. Shad Akhtar

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2019), IIT Patna

Sentiment and Emotion Analysis in the Natural Language Processing domain, Dialog Management and Multimodal Analysis.

Mohammad S. Hashmi

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

Mrinmoy Chakrabarty

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2017), Osaka University, Japan

Affective Cognitive Neuroscience, Visual-Spatial Cognition, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Learning-Memory

Mukesh Mohania

Professor (CSE)

PhD (1995), Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay, India

Information integration, Master data management, AI based entity analytics, big data analytics and applications, and blockchain data management

Mukulika Maity

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2016), IIT-Bombay

Networked Systems, Wireless Networks, Mobile Systems

Nishad Patnaik

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2013), NSSR, New York, USA

Kantian transcendental Idealism, Husserlian phenomenology, Social and Political Philosophy

Ojaswa Sharma

Associate Professor (CSE, Math)

PhD (2010), Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Computer graphics, volume rendering, 3D reconstruction

Pankaj Jalote

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

Praveen Priyadarshi

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2018), London School of Economics and Political Science, London

Distinctiveness of everyday political practices in new urban spaces

Pravesh Biyani

Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2012), IIT- Delhi

Optimization for signal processing & communications

Pushpendra Singh

Professor (CSE)

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
(on Leave)

Associate Professor (CSE, Math)

PhD (2007), University of Iowa, USA

Algorithms, Graphs, Combinatorial Optimization

Rajiv Ratn Shah

Head (HCD), 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

Ram Krishna Ghosh

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2013), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Computational nanoelectronics, spintronics, quantum transport simulation, device modeling, materials modeling, and multiscale modeling

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.

Ranjitha Prasad

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2015), Indian Institute of Science, Banglore

Causal Inference, Survival analysis, and sparsity in Bayesian neural networks

Richa Gupta

Assistant Professor (HCD)

PhD (2020), IIT, Delhi

Perceptual foundations of Design, Inclusive Design and Accessibility, Product Design & Modern Prototyping

Rinku Shah

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2021), IIT Bombay

Software-Defined Networking, Data plane programming, 4G/5G mobile networks

Saket Anand

Associate 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
(on Leave)

Associate 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

Age-of-Information, Networking for Cyber Physical Systems, Networks of Autonomous Vehicles, and Autonomous Driving

Sankha S Basu

Head, Assistant Professor(Math)

PhD (2013), The Pennsylvania State University

Mathematical Logic - intuitionistic logic and paraconsistent logics

Sarthok Sircar

Associate Professor (Math)

PhD (2009), University of South Carolina.

Multiscale models and robust numerical algorithms for complex systems

Satish Kumar Pandey

Assistant Professor (Math)

PhD (2018), University of Waterloo, Canada

Functional Analysis, Operator Theory, Operator Algebras

Sayak Bhattacharya

Assistant Professor (ECE)

PhD (2016), IIT Delhi

Ultra-thin and high-efficiency photovoltaics, Strong light-matter interaction in photonic crystals

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

Shireen Mirza

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2011), SOAS University of London, London

Waste, Anthropocene; Climate Change; Sociology of Risk, Science, Technology & Society; Stigma and Contamination; Labour and Ritual Practices

Shobha Sundar Ram

Head, Associate Professor (ECE)

PhD (2009), University of Texas at Austin

Radar \ Antennas

Smriti Singh

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2017), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Social Media, IT and Urban Middle Class, Virtual Community and Solidarity, Privacy, Surveillance and IT

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 (2017), 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

Souvik Dutta

Assistant Professor (SSH)

PhD (2014), Pennsylvania State University

Political economy, microfinance and economics of digital marketing

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

Subhashree Mohapatra

Assistant Professor (Math)

Ph.D. (2013), IIT Kanpur

High order schemes for numerical solution of partial differential equations, Optimal control theory, Parallel implementation of computational fluid dynamics related problems.

Sujay Deb

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

Associate 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

Tammam Tillo

Professor (ECE)

PhD (2005), Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Convolutional Neural Networks for some image processing tasks

Tanmoy Chakraborty

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2015), IIT Kharagpur

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

Tavpritesh Sethi

Associate 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

Associate Professor (CB)

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

Genomics, statistical signal processing, structural biology

Vikram Goyal

Head, Professor (CSE)

PhD (2009), IIT- Delhi

Databases, Data Privacy and Security

Vinayak Abrol

Assistant Professor (CSE)

PhD (2018), IIT Mandi

Modelling and coding, voice biometrics, pathological speech and audio categorization

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

Swapna Purandare
(Ramanujan Fellow SERB-DST)

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

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

Acushla Saraswat

PhD (2018), University of Mumbai

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

Aman Samuel

MBA (2016), University of Madras, MCA (2004), IGNOU

Game development, digital audio-video production workflow, virtual productions and simulations, media studies, procedural sound design

Amrit Srinivasan

PhD (1984), 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

MFA, Teerthanker Mahaveer University

Animation Film Making, Gaming, Concept Arts

Anupam Saronwala

MS (1981) 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

C. Anantaram

PhD (1999), IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

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

G.S. Visweswaran

PhD (1980), IIT-Delhi

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

Indrani De Parker

PhD (2020), IIT- Mumbai

Design Drawing, Visual Design, Design Fundamentals, Design Thinking Processes, Design Concerns and Context, Design Perspectives, Notion of the Self for the Designer

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

Pankaj Vajpayee

MBA-Finance (1993), University of Delhi

Investment banking, portfolio investment advisory activities

Payel C Mukherjee

PhD (2016), IIT Gandhinagar

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

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

Sudhanshu Shekhar Jamuar

PhD (1977), Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India

Analog and Digital Circuit Design, Instrumentation Systems, Communication Systems.