Prof. Subir Kumar Sarkar
(Invited Speaker)

Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Jadavpur University


Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
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Academic Background

Post Doctoral Work ( devices) : Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), USA.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D. (Tech)) : Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics,University of Calcutta., 1999.
Master of Technology (M. Tech.) : University of Calcutta
Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech.) : University of Calcutta

Prof. Subir Kumar Sarkar


Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Jadavpur University


Prof. Subir Kumar Sarkar has completed his B. Tech, M. Tech and PhD (Tech) from Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics, University of Calcutta and Post Doctoral from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), USA. He is an eminent Professor, a meticulous guide and an influential researcher with equally balanced administrative responsibilities and associated with academic bodies of thirteen institutes. He was a student of Ramkrishna Mission, Narendrapur, West Bengal.

He has worked around 10 years in industry like Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) as Executive Engineer, 29 years in Universities (8 Years in IIEST and 21 Years in Jadavpur University) in different capacities. He was the Head of the Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Jadavpur University during 2011-2013, coordinator of the Evening course of M. Tech in “VLSI Design and Microelectronics Technology” 2009 – 2013 & 2016- till date and Co-ordinator of IC Design & Fabrication Centre , Jadavpur University from 2016 to till date.

He has authored 6 Engineering text books published by CRC Press USA, Artech House USA, PAN STANFOPRD USA, S.Chand& Company Pvt. Ltd., India. He has already guided 56 PhD scholars ( 6 more registered and currently working), 21 R&D projects sponsored by different Govt. of India funding agencies have been completed/ongoing, published 711technical research papers (Journals: 266, Conferences: 445) in archived International/ National journals and peer reviewed conferences. His research Areas include Nanodevices and Low power VLSI circuits, Mobile Ad-hoc Networks (MANET), Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN), RFID and its Applications, Digital Watermarking and Data security, MEMs, NEMs and Gas sensors.

He has 14 foreign trips in several countries like Australia, USA, France, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Japan, Thailand and Bangladesh as Keynote speaker, Special Guest of Honour and Invited speaker for training, presenting papers and visiting sophisticated laboratories as a part of his collaborative research activities. He has delivered around 118 Plenary/Keynote/ Invited talks, 19 IEEE Distinguished Lectures, and chaired 45 technical sessions in various academic programs in India and Abroad.

He is a Senior Member of IEEE, IEEE Electron Device Society Distinguished Lecturer, Life fellow of The Institution of Engineers(India) and Life fellow of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, Life member of ISTE and Life member of Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS).

He has received honours and awards: The IEEE Distinguished Lecturer certificate has been awarded to him in recognition to his services & contribution as IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecturer in 2019. He is honoured with Distinguished Scientist Award in 11th International Scientist Awards on Engineering, Science and Medicine from VDGOOD Professional Association. He is also honoured with the prestigious IETE – Brig M L Anand Award-2019 for notable expertise in Network domain as evident from his 183 research papers, 20 PG and 18 PhD thesis guidance and publication of two books (CRC Press and Arctech House) whose review came in IEEE communication magazine and has been cited 642 times. He is also recipient of Prof. S K Mitra Memorial Award-2019 for one of his research work as the best research oriented paper among all the papers published in IETE Technical Review Journal in the year 2018-2019. He won several School Day prizes for standing amongst the top three ranks of the class, Awarded National Scholarship, Recipient of Deboprasad Ghosal Silver medal, Certificate of Merit at Institution of Engineers, 2005 and 5 best research paper awards.

He has successfully organized two IEEE sponsored International Conferences as Convener (2004) and as General Chair (2012). He also organized another IEEE sponsored International seminar cum Research Colloquium on “MEMS based Sensors and Smart Nanostructured Devices (MSSND-2019)”on 27th &28th December 2019 as General Chair.

Publication Topics

Nanodevices and Low power VLSI circuits
Mobile Ad-hoc Networks (MANET)
Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN)
RFID and its Applications
Digital Watermarking and Data security
MEMs, NEMs and Gas sensors