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BITSIANS AT US UNIVERSITIES 1. American University Kogod School of Business Manoj Hastak, Associate Professor, Chair of the Marketing Department PhD, Pennsylvania State University; MBA, IIM Ahmedabad; BE (Hons) BITS Pilani Address: T: (202) 885-1973 F: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.kogod.american.edu/ViewItems/ViewFaculty.cfm?facultyID=86 Bio: Professor Hastak’s teaching interests include the principles of marketing, and consumer behavior and database marketing. His research focuses on the implications of consumer information processing theory and methodology for better understanding of public policy issues and problems — particularly in the areas of health/nutrition claims and environmental claims in advertising and product labeling. Hastak has published articles in leading marketing and advertising journals, including Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Advertising, Journal of Public Policy & Marketing, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Consumer Affairs and Psychology & Marketing. Professor Hastak has served as a consultant on deceptive advertising and labeling issues to a number of federal agencies, including the Federal Trade Commission, Department of Justice, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. He was acting as Co-chair of the 1999 Annual Conference of the Society for Consumer Psychology. Alongwith his co-author, he was awarded the 2003 Thomas C. Kinnear/Journal of Public Policy & Marketing Award for his article, “The Role of Consumer Surveys in Public Policy Decision Making,”, the prestigious award for the outstanding Journal of Public Policy & Marketing article is presented annually honoring an article that makes the most significant contribution to the understanding of marketing and public policy issues. 2. Arizona State University Department of Biology Sudhir Kumar, Assistant Professor of Biology, Laboratory of Evolutionary Functional Genomics PhD, Pennsylvania State University (1996); BE and MS, BITS Address: T: (480) 727-6949 F: (480) 965-2519 email@example.com http://lsweb.la.asu.edu/skumar/ 3. Arkansas State University
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College of Business Gauri Shankar Guha, Assistant Professor Of Economics, Department of Economics & Decision Sciences PhD Environmental Economics, Pennsylvania State University, (2002), MBA International Trade, IIFT (1982), MA (Hons) Economics, BITS Pilani (1980) Address: BU 332A, Business Building, 103 Cooley Drive, State University, Arkansas 72467 Tel: (870) 972-3416, Ext. 163 Fax: (870) 910-8187 email@example.com http://www.clt.astate.edu/gguha/ Bio: Research Interests: Economic and environmental assessments of biotechnology, natural hazards, climate change impacts on natural resources, and carbon sequestration by forests. Awards: Distinguished Research Award from Allied Academies of Business in Las Vegas (2003), Teaching Excellence Award for 2002 – 2003, from the College of Business (2003), Norman & Ardeth Frisbey International Student Award (2001) and the W. La Marr Kopp International Achievement Award (2000) for international excellence. Graduate Student Service Award, given each year to the student who has best combined academic excellence with leadership at Penn State (200). MEMS Student Paper Prize in Ottawa, Canada (1999). Fellowship from the United Nations Development Program for Overseas Marketing Research (1999) 4. Arizona State University (also University of California at Davis and Lawrence Livermore Laboratory) Department of Applied Science Krishnan Balasubramanian, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry PhD and MA, Johns Hopkins University (1980); MSc (Hons), BITS (1977) Address: Department of Applied Science, College of Engineering, Hertz Hall, L-794, Livermore CA 94550 T: (925)422-4984 F: (925)422-6810 KBala@ucdavis.edu http://www.public.asu.edu/~baluk/ Bio: Awards: The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award 1985 - 1990; Alfred P. Sloan Fellow 1984 - 1988; Award for Distinction in Graduate Teaching 1991; Citation from Institute of Scientific Information for one of the most cited 1986 papers; Joint Prize of Minister of Education, Poland 1998; Top 0.1% of most cited Chemists worldwide 1986-1997; Phi Kappa Phi & Alpha Chi Sigma; One thousand great Americans; 450 Journal publications, 2 books. Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, California State University, Hayward, CA. Additional Appointments University of California Davis, Dept of Applied Sci. & Lawrence Livermore National Lab and Glenn T.Seaborg Center, LBL, UC Berkeley, Center for Image Processing and Integrated Computing (CIPIC), UC Davis 5. Auburn University Department of Computer Science & Software Engineering
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Hari Narayanan, Associate Professor of Computer Science PhD, Computer and Information Science, The Ohio State University (1992); MS, Computer Science, University of Rochester, Rochester (1986); ME, Automation, IISc Bangalore (1984), BE (Hons) EEE, BITS (1982) Address: 107 Dunstan Hall, Auburn, AL 36849-5347 T: (334) 844-6312 F: (334) 844-6329 email@example.com http://www.eng.auburn.edu/~narayan/ Bio: His research interests span Human-Computer Interaction, Cognitive Science, Learning Technologies and Artificial Intelligence. He has published two books and authored over fifty refereed research articles: book chapters, journal papers, and papers for conferences, symposia and workshops. He has also been a Principal Investigator (PI) or Co-PI of several research grants from the Office of Naval Research, National Science Foundation, and Auburn University. His research was recognized by an Auburn University Engineering Research Excellence Award in 2001. During 1992-96 he was a Visiting Research Scientist at the Advanced Research Laboratory of Hitachi Ltd. near Tokyo, Visiting Scholar at the Knowledge Systems Laboratory at Stanford University, and Postdoctoral Fellow and later Research Scientist at the EduTech Institute, College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology. He joined the Department of Computer Science & Software Engineering at Auburn in Fall 1996. 6. Bemidji State University Department of Business Administration Sanjeev Phukan, Professor of Business Administration [Degrees to come] Address: Decker Hall 24, 1500 Birchmont Dr. NE, Bemidji, MN 56601-2907 T: (218) 755-2907 F: (218) 755-4100 firstname.lastname@example.org www.bemidjistate.edu/sphukan/ 7. Bentley College Department of Marketing Joby John, Professor and Chair of Marketing PhD, Oklahoma State University; MBA, University of Madras; BE, BITS Address: 212 Morison Hall, Bentley College, 175 Forest St., Waltham MA 02452-4705 T: (781) 891-2043 F: (781) 891-3410 email@example.com http://ecampus.bentley.edu/dept/mk/Pages/JJohn.htm
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Has conducted executive management workshops on topics including service quality. Center for Marketing Technology PhD (1988) and M. MSc (Tech. as well as several other journals. In case of changes. International Marketing Review. Journal of Business Research.Bio: Primary teaching. Formerly taught at George Mason University.Phil (1986) Columbia University. 9. Serves on the editorial review board of International Journal of Service Industries Management. Computer Science (1993) and MS. Associate Professor of Computer Science PhD. Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (1981). marketing productivity and the impact of information technology on marketing strategy. Psychological Reports. technology as a change agent.edu http://ecampus. Rajendra S. Trustee Professor of Marketing and Director. customer service. SUNY Buffalo. Published in Harvard Business Review. Bentley College. the telecommunications and information industries. technology management. BE BITS (1979) Address: 212 Morison Hall. Brandeis University The Sloan-Schwartz Center for Theoretical Neurobiology Sridhar Raghavachari..edu/dept/mk/Pages/RSisodia.edu 10. Former marketing officer at Pfizer (India). Marketing Management. 175 Forest St. Journal of Business Strategy. and Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science. Computer Science (1988). Waltham. research and consulting interests are in the areas of services marketing and cross-cultural issues. Published in European Journal of Marketing. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Postdoctoral Fellow Address: 415 South St. MA 02454 T: (781) 736-3146 F: sraghava@brandeis. customer equity and brand loyalty..) Instrumentation. Waltham MA 02452-4705 T: (781) 891-3184 F: (781) 891-3410 rsisodia@bentley. BITS (1983). among others. Recently co-hosted a monthly talk show on business and management issues on National Public Radio.bentley.org 4 .htm Bio: Teaching interests focus on digital commerce. 8. Bentley College Department of Marketing Sisodia. Bryn Mawr College Department of Mathematics & Computer Science DEEPAK KUMAR. Served as chair of the services marketing special interest group of the American Marketing Association. and as president of the Boston chapter of the association. Also published in Wall Street Journal and Financial Times. Journal of Health Care Marketing. Masters of Management Studies. services.
1998. Awards: Finalist.cmu. Pittsburgh. George Leland Bach Teaching Award. Marketing Letters. MBA.cmu.cmu. BITS (1980) Address: Graduate School of Industrial Administration. Management Science and Marketing Science. PA 15213 T: (412) 268-1155 F: email@example.com 5 .html In case of changes.gsia.edu/~dkumar/ 11. Associate Professor of Marketing PhD.brynmawr. Little Award. Editorial Boards: Journal of Marketing.heinz. 2002-present. (1992). 5000 Forbes Avenue. Carnegie Mellon University.edu http://mainline. promotional strategy. PA 15213 T: F: firstname.lastname@example.org. 1999.html Bio: Teaching and research interests: Quality assessment. New Delhi (1997). Carnegie Mellon University H. Assistant Professor PhD (Information Systems).edu/researchers/faculty/rtelang. Pittsburgh. O'Dell Award. 5000 Forbes Avenue.edu http://www. Journal of Marketing Research. 2002.brynmawr. Fellow. BE EEE BITS Pilani (1993) Address: Graduate School of Industrial Administration.edu http://www. IIFT.edu/afs/andrew/gsia/workproc/roster/full-time/kalra. 1994. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. 2001present. Carnegie Mellon University Graduate School of Industrial Administration Ajay Kalra. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management Rahul Telang. 12. C. salesforce compensation. John D. IIM (1986).Address: T: (610) 526-7485 F: (610) 526-5086 dkumar@blackcat. William F. MA. GSIA. Duke University.
Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management Kasturi P Rangan. University of Pennsylvania (1990).edu http://weatherhead. MIS. free riding and pricing model for emails. Carnegie Mellon University.Economics of Information systems and economic models of user choices for technologies. MA. William Larimer Mellon Fellowship.Thomas@weatherhead.edu/wsom/profiles/thomass.cwru. CWRU 15. Institute for Management and International Entrepreneurship PhD. BE (Hons). Department of Banking and Finance PhD. Teaching Excellence Award. OH 44106 T: (216) 368-4792 F: (216) 368-4776 Sam. CWRU: 1994.html Bio: Primary Area of Interest: Investments. Banking and Finance PhD. His current work explores issues of market mechanism for software vulnerabilities.cwru. He has been involved in empirical as well as analytical studies of competition and market structures of informations goods. BITS (1981) Address: Department of Finance. role of patching in software quality and optimal time to disclose vulnerabilities. Cleveland. 2002. Management Science and Information Technology.edu http://business. Associate Professor.csumb. Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management Sam Thomas.Winner of the 2002 William W Cooper Doctoral Dissertation Award. His current work on e-business examine loyalty on the Internet. 1996.edu/faculty/gupta. competition and impact of used good markets retailers and suppliers.org 6 . Senior Lecturer. University of Georgia. MS. He is also studying the issues related to user participation in P2P networks. MS. Repeatedly cited by Business Week's Guide to the Best Business Schools as "Outstanding Faculty" of the Weatherhead School of Management.html 14. Interested in investment management and stock splits. Awards . Assistant Professor. EEE. SUNY Binghamton (1997). MBA. Nominated for ICIS 2000 Doctoral Consortium. 13. University of Florida (2001). Weatherhead School of Management. BITS Address: T: (831) 582-4186 F: Babita_Gupta@csumb. (1984). BITS (1995) In case of changes.Bio: Research . University of Pennsylvania (1992). 1997. BE (Hons). Monterey Bay Babita Gupta. College of William and Mary. Industrial Engineering. California State University. 1999. software quality and security and peer to peer networks. Weatherhead School of Management. MA. University of Iowa. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa.
City College of New York. Venkatesh.sci. NCERT.edu 18. Weatherhead School of Management. NY 10031 T: (212) 650-8846 . OH 44106 T: F: Bio: Chief Operating Officer. The University of Adelaide (1982). Surat (1988). Weatherhead School of Management. National Talent Search Scholarship.Address: Department of Finance. IIT (1976). India. Awards include: Outstanding Paper Award in Financial Institutions and Markets. 2002. Eastern Finance Association. Lecturer PhD. Grinter Fellowship. 1990 16. BITS.ccny. Room J526. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa.Rangan@weatherhead.cuny. Electronics & Control Engineering (1993). 138th Street & Convent Avenue. SUNY Binghamton. In case of changes. India. Assistant Professor PhD. 1997-2001. National Science Foundation. Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement. University of Florida. Cleveland. 1989-95 and Recognition Medal. OH 44106 T: (216) 368-3688 F: (216) 368-4776 Kasturi. Associate Professor (Neuroscience PhD program) PhD and MS. Watson School of Engineering.edu/wsom/profiles/rangan. Globe Trade 17. 1997.html Bio: Interested in Financial intermediation and Corporate finance.cwru. University of Mysore Address: Department of Biology. New York. City University of New York Department of Biology Tadmiri R. Clarkson University Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Sunil Kumar. Electrical and Electronics Engineering (1997) and ME. The Catholic University Of America Columbus School of Law Ashim Roy. Cleveland. BITS. T (lab): (212) 650-8561 Lab F: venky@scisun. MTech. BE (Hons) BITS (1974) Address: Department of Finance.cwru.org 7 . BS. SV Regional College of Engineering & Technology. BE (Hons) Electronics Engineering.edu http://weatherhead.
Ganeshan@business. MS. Potsdam. Integrated Media Systems Center and Electrical Engineering-Systems Department at University of Southern California. Cleveland State University Fenn College of Engineering Sridhar Nigamanth. His research interests include QoS support for Multimedia Traffic in Wireless Cellular and Adhoc Networks. and design patterns. video.edu http://www.edu/sridhar_n/ Bio. Williamsburg. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. BITS. MMS. The Ohio State University. H. College of William and Mary. he was also an Expert Consultant in industry on JPEG2000 and MPEG4-based projects and participated in JPEG2000 standardization activities. BITS (1997) Address: PO 8795. Since August 2002. Operations Research & Management. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.Address: Potsdam. Penn State's Smeal College of Business.edu http://academic.wm.). MSc(Tech.wm. Department Of Electrical & Computer Engineering PhD (2004) and MS (2000). School of Business. 20. School of Business. College of William and Mary.org 8 . and 3D graphics) Compression Techniques.Ganeshan/ In case of changes. VA 23187-8795 T: (775) 221-4000 F: Ram. Assistant Professor of Operations and Information Technology PhD. programming languages. Los Angeles.csuohio. NY.edu http://business. College of William & Mary School of Business Ram Ganeshan. Address: PO 8795. NY 13699 T: (315) 268 6602 F: (315) 265 0367 skumar@clarkson. MPEG-4. he was a Postdoctoral Researcher and Adjunct Faculty in Signal and Image Processing Institute. I am also interested in embedded systems. VA 23187-8795 T: (775) 221-4000 F: sridhar1@csuohio. object-oriented systems. Research: My research interests lie in the areas of component-based softwa re engineering and distributed systems. 19. Williamsburg. Error Resilient Multimedia (image. he has been with Electrical and Computer Engineering department at Clarkson University. Assistant Professor.264 and JPEG2000 Image/Video Compression Standards.edu/Ram. Operations and Logistics Management. From July 2000 to July 2002.clarkson.edu/~skumar/ Bio: From August 1997 to August 2002. and Biomedical Image Processing.
Utah State University (1978).nrel. Fort Collins. logistics and inventory strategy. Colorado 80523-1499. Colorado 80523-1499.ecosystem function relationships 22. T: (970) 491-2104 F : (970) 491-1965 jratnam@nrel. and consults in the areas of supply chain management.. Damoh Address: Computer Science Dept. MSc (Tech) Computer Science. Malaiya. BITS. MS Zoology & Wildlife Biology. (1993). Electrical Engineering.edu/people/jratnam.html Bio: Grazer-plant-soil interactions and Biodiversity .colostate. 601 S. Colorado State University. Fort Collins.colostate. Colorado State University Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory Jayashree Ratnam. Research Associate Address: NESB.org 9 . 238 University Services.nrel. Howes St. Auburn University. MSc. MSc (Tech).colostate.edu/people/mahesh. Professor of Computer Science PhD.edu http://www. Govt Degree College. Colorado State University Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory Mahesh Sankaran. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. In 2001. CO 80523-1873 T: (970) 491-7031 F: (970) 491-2466 In case of changes.html Bio: Biodiversity in African Savannahs 23. A215. BITS 1988 Address: NESB. 21.colostate. BSc. he was awarded the Wickham Skinner award for Early Career Accomplishments by the Production & Operations Management Society. A215.edu http://www. University of Saugor.Bio: He teaches. Colorado State University. and retail industries. Colorado State University Department of Computer Science Yashwant K. Business-to-Business (B2B) Commerce. T: (970) 491-1964 F : (970) 491-1965 mahesh@nrel.. hi-tech. He is a frequent contributor to academic and industry journals and is the co-editor of two books: Quantitative Models for Supply Chain Management and New Directions in Supply Chain Management. Fort Collins. researches. Research Associate PhD Biology– Syracuse University (2001). primarily in the chemical.
org or sen@columbia. (1985). PhD & MS.colostate. He was the general chair of the 24th IEEE Int. Computer Science. He has been the chair of TC on Microprogramming and Microarchitecture. He was a guest editor of special issues of IEEE Software and IEEE Design & Test. He is an active consultant and presenter to companies on business issues relating to the Internet.edu 26. BITS (1977) Address: Graduate School of Business. Symp.506 Uris Hall. Medical Informatics & Information Security Officer. He is a member of the IEEECS TAB Executive Committee. 3022 Broadway . on Microarchitecture and 6th Int. VC-5. the 4th IEEE Int. Columbia University HS Division. testing and testable design. Evaluation and Applications'' and ``Bridging Faults and IDDQ Testing''.edu/~malaiya/ Bio: He has published widely in the areas of fault modeling. BITS (1980) Address: Dept of Bio-Medical Informatics. New York. on Software reliability Enginering and International Workshop on IDDQ Testing (IDDQ '95 and '99). Wharton. Conf. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. and a vice-chair of the IEEE CS Awards Committee. He teaches Information Technology and Product Management to MBA students and Mathematical Models of Marketing to PhD candidates. 25. 10027 T: (212) 854-4361 F: (212) 854-7647 email@example.com. Theoretical Developments. MBA.org 10 . on VLSI Design. 622 West 168 St. Series books ``Software Reliability Models. University at Stony Brook. software and hardware reliability.gsb. Columbia University Fu School of Engineering & Applied Science In case of changes. and IEEE Eighth Asian Test Symposium. Columbia University Columbia Business School Rajeev Kohli. He is the chair of software test subcommittee of TTTC and a vice-chair of the TCSE subcommittee on software reliability engineering. BS. 24.edu http://www3. Kohli serves as an associate editor for Management Science and as a member of the editorial board for the Journal of Interactive Marketing.edu/whoswho/ww_Detail. EEE. Assistant Professor.malaiya@cs. Professor of Marketing PhD. NY 10032 T: (212) 305-7035 F: (212) 305-3302 sengupt@nyp. (1987). NY.edu http://www.cfm?KEY=Koh_Ra&LASTNAME=Kohli Bio: Professor Kohli focuses on the use of information technology for marketing and manufacturing and on the use of technology for new product design. He has also been a consultant to industry. Symp. Columbia University Columbia Medical School Soumitra Sengupta. He has co-edited the IEEECS Tech. BE (Hons).columbia. Northern Illinois University (1980). New York.cs.
faculty_detail/facultyid/97/ Bio: Previously Assistant Professor of Marketing. Penn State (2001). Assistant Professor of Marketing PhD.lebow. Mudd Building. Discrete optimization and Applied probability.dom.columbia. PA 19104 T: (215) 895-1033 F: prabakar.edu http://www.drexel.cfm/fuseaction/lebow_admin. Washington State University. April 1998. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. BITS Address: 7900 W. Bloomington (1998).columbia. Bhubaneswar (1993). MIT. BE (Hons) Chemical Engineering. International Research Travel Assistance Grant. MBA. Division Street.edu http://domin.edu www. 500 West 120th Street. S. In case of changes. Combinatorics. LeBow College of Business Prabakar Kothandaraman. Texas A&M University (2001).. AMA-Sheth Doctoral Consortium Fellow. W. 1991 Address: Graduate 330. MS. Philadelphia. Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research PhD (Operations Research). Drexel University Bennett S.edu/admin/index.org 11 . 3141 Chestnut Street.Jay Sethuraman. River Forest. Awards – IBM Cooperative Fellowship 1997 27. Dominican University. IISc Bangalore. MSc Computer Science and Automation.HTM 28. BITS (1986) Address: 503K Matheson Hall. TAMU.konthandaraman@drexel. Winner. BE (Hons) EEE. MA.edu/~js1353/ Bio: Research Interests . University of Western Ontario (2000). 1999. Pennsylvania State University's Institute for the Study of Business Markets Doctoral Support Award Competition (1999). Xavier Institute of Management. BITS. NY 10027 T: (212) 854-4931 F: (212) 854-8103 jay@ieor. Dominican University School of Business Cyrus Grant. IL 60305 T: (708) 524-6759 F: (708) 524-5990 grantcn@dom. New York. Professor of Computer Science & Management Information Systems MBA.edu/faculty/grantcn/GRANT. Business Administration.Dynamic optimization problems. Haring Symposium Fellow. Indiana University.
Robustness. 1983-1986.mathcs. Groups.edu 30.ecu. book chapters. United Kingdom Commonwealth Scholar.org 12 . Computer Science.emory. East Carolina University Department Of Mathematics M. 67 papers in refereed conferences.29. North Carolina 27858 T: (252) 328-1907 F: (252) 328-6414 firstname.lastname@example.org/~vss/ Bio: Research Interests: Concurrent and Distributed Heterogeneous Computing Systems. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Atlanta. Associate Professor in Mathematics PhD and MA.ecu. BITS Address: East Carolina University. IIT Bombay (1980). East Carolina University Department Of Mathematics Salman Abdulali. 1994 Emory Williams Teaching Award. Greenville NC 27858-4353 T: (252) 328-4104 F: abdulalis@mail. Emory University Department Of Mathematics & Computer Science Vaidy Sunderam. BE. Honors and Awards include 1998 CSREA Distributed Computing Research Award. Associate Professor of Mathematics PhD. Collaborative Computing Methodologies and Tools. 1990 IBM Supercomputing Competition First Prize. 1994 R & D 100 Research Innovation Award. MS Computer Science. SUNY. In case of changes.edu http://personal. University of Kent (UK) (1986).edu http://www. one book. Stony Brook. Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Computer Science PhD. 1992 IEEE Computer Society Gordon Bell Prize.emory. Greenville.ecu. Publications include 39 papers in refereed journals. Ravi. GA 30307 T: (404)727-5926 F: vss@mathcs. 30 other articles. Austin 325 C. S. BS Engineering. BITS Address: East Carolina University. University of Rochester. MSc. BITS (1978) Address: 1760 Dyson Drive.edu/abdulalis/ Bio: Research interests: algebraic geometry and related number theory 31. and Security in Wireless Networks.
and development of large scale relational database integrating clinical and gene expression data. BITS. University of Maine (1991). Atlanta. Pilani (1992) Address: 1364 Clifton Road NE. Director of the Center for Biomedical Genomics & Informatics.gmu. Worcester Polytechnic Institute (2002). 34. fluoroscopy.32. His research interests are functional genomics and the neurochemistry of stress and aging. Chandhoke has published more than 25 articles. Worcester (1997-2002) and also with the Medical engineering division of Siemens Ltd. MSc (1986) and BS (1984). BE. Having received his Ph. Professor of Engineering and Applied Science. Director of Administration. BE EEE. genomics of liver diseases. and mammography.. Chandhoke's teaching experience is in biochemistry. VA 20110 T: (703) 993-2685 F: (703) 993-8714 vchandho@gmu. and optimization of digital imaging techniques and X-ray detectors for radiography. Address: George Mason University. characterization. Emory University School of Medicine Srinivasan Vedantham. Associate Dean of Research for the College of Arts and Sciences. MS 4D7. Manassas.edu/centers/biodefense/faculty_chandhoke. George Washington University School of Engineering & Applied Sciences Bhagirath Narahari. 10900 University Blvd. BITS (1982) In case of changes. in 1991. India (1992-1994).D. Director Shared Research Instrumentation Facility and Interim Chair. 33. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com Bio: His primary research interest is in the field of development. cartilage studies. Prior to his current position. GA 30322 T: (404) 712-2410 F: (404) 712 5813 svedant@emory. Department of Molecular and Microbial Biology PhD. Department of Computer Science PhD (1987) and MSE (1984).html Bio: He leads the development of medical and scientific research programs with molecular bioscience and informatics scientists who exploit synergistic junctures of cutting-edge applied research. Dr. University of Akron (1997). Assistant Professor of Radiology PhD Biomedical Engineering. George Mason University Department of Molecular and Microbial Biology Vikas Chandhoke. University of Pennsylvania. Current studies include cancer genomics. Dr. bioinstrumentation. he worked as a Research Engineer with the Radiologic Physics Research group at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. BITS.edu http://www. MS Biomedical Engineering.org 13 . and biology of ultrastructures.
gwu. Switzerland. She was an Academic Fellow at the U. Journal of Financial Economics. Finance. Small Business Administration. 801 22nd St. parallel processing and computer systems. BITS (1979) Address: 3520 Prospect Street. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.seas. From 1999 – 2002 he was the founding Chair of the Department of Computer Science. Narahari's research has been funded by the National Science Foundation.D. MMS. and the functioning of stock exchanges. She is also a Faculty Associate of the Capital Markets Research Center and the Center for Business and Public Policy.. and U.edu/~narahari/ Bio: He joined The George Washington University in 1987. Her papers have been published in the Journal of Finance. Most of these projects have included both fundamental research and software deliverables including an open source research compiler infrastructure for the Intel Itanium processor (http://hydrogen. security in embedded systems (funded by NSF). Brazil. IFC. Agency for International Development among other organizations. NW. DC 20007 T: (202) 687-3784 F: aggarwal@georgetown. Prof.. Networks. Financial Management. She served as a Visiting Scholar at the International Monetary Fund in 2004. Securities and Exchange Commission from 1997 to 1999 and she conducted research in Brazil and Chile examining stock markets and privatization programs as a Fulbright Scholar. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org http://www. Mexico and Chile. Room 720F Phillips Hall. he has served on several national committees. IDB. pervasive computing (funded by AOL). networks. (funded by NSA) in embedded systems and optimizing compilers (NSA).gwu. She teaches courses in corporate finance and investment banking. Journal of Banking and Finance. Embedded Systems.cs. U. Journal of Applied Corporate Finance and Journal of Portfolio Management. His recent research activities have included power-aware computing (funded by NASA and IAI). Rome Air Force Labs. Washington.edu/tritanium. Interim Dean of the School of Business and Ann and Thomas Stallkamp Faculty Fellow and Professor of Finance Ph. Prof. George Washington University. emerging markets of Asia and Latin America.Address: Department of Computer Science. In case of changes.S. His research interests are in the areas of Computer Architecture. Since fall 1999. Georgetown University Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business Reena Aggarwal.georgetown.S. NASA. he has collaboratively formed and led the GWU research group in embedded systems and compilers. DC 20052 T: (202) 994-7181 F: (202) 994-0227 narahari@seas.S. software systems and specification (Rome Labs). A distinguished scholar.org 14 . Aggarwal has authored numerous articles on initial public offerings in the U. and Parallel Computing. NSA and America Online. NW.edu http://msb. University of Maryland. Washington. 35.gwu. Aggarwal has been a member of the faculty of the McDonough School of Business since 1986. Narahari has published over 75 journals and refereed conference articles in various areas of architecture.edu/faculty/aggarwal/ Bio: Dr.S. United Nations. Recently. She has served as a consultant on major projects sponsored by the World Bank. Suite 215. Pervasive computing. The Nasdaq Stock Market.
MS. Washington. Georgia 30332-0280 T: (404) 894-2593 F: mustaq@cc. and fault-tolerant systems. Awards: Teacher honor roll six years in a row. China. Professor. teaching and pastime revolve around the stock market through its linkages to earnings and financial reporting. stock splits. D. He has published numerous articles in the Journal of Finance. Business Administration.edu http://www. IIM Calcutta (1975). Journal of Accounting Research.Ahamad/ Bio: Research interests are in distributed operating systems.gatech. University of Florida (1984). He has also taught at ITESM. MBA. Mexico and CEIBS. Atlanta. Journal of Financial Economics.edu http://msb. He has analyzed stock returns in various settings including corporate mergers. His research.36. Journal of Accounting and Economics. He is currently writing a book to develop a better understanding of Warren Buffett's value and growth investment philosophies. Georgia Institute of Technology College of Computing Mustaque Ahamad. BITS (1971) Address: T: (202) 687-2260 F: pjain@msb. computer security. BE (Hons) Engineering. University of Rochester (1980). Georgia Institute of Technology DuPree College of Management In case of changes. BE (Hons) EEE. Newsweek and several other newspapers. spin-offs. CPA. McDonough Professor of Accounting and Finance PhD. His work has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Stony Brook.edu/fac/Mustaque. LaValle Research Award. Computer Science. divestitures. etc. Review of Financial Studies. 801 Atlantic Drive.gatech. France and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. macroeconomic announcements. Accounting Review. Received Erich Sternberg Award and Irving H. He has also spent a summer each as a visiting scholar at INSEAD. Elsa C.C. Professor Jain has previously been on the faculty of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and the Freeman School of Tulane University. 38. Journal of Business and Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. SUNY.georgetown. Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Prem C Jain.org 15 . Economics.edu/faculty/pcj3/ Bio: Research Interests: Revolves around financial accounting and the stock market. 37. State of Florida (1983). Computing PhD and MS. BITS (1981) Address: College of Computing. Barron's.cc.
National Merit Scholarship.gsu. Atlanta. Singhal.D. Project Management. Operations Management. University of Maryland (1991). MBA. Atlanta. U Rochester. Professor of Operations Management. Ministry of Education 1974-79 39. Associate Professor of Marketing Ph.edu/directory/singhal. programming. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Mechanical Engineering (1979). 40. 1996-97. Global Logistics.edu http://www. and analysis of parallel and distributed systems. and the College of Computing Outstanding Senior Research Faculty award in 1996.Vinod R. Georgia State University J Mack Robinson College of Business Ritu Lohtia. in Business Administration.gatech. Professor and Chair.Ramachandran/ Bio: Research interests: Architectural design. Georgia 30332-0280 T: (404) 894-5136 F: rama@cc. BITS Address: College of Computing. BE (Hons). BITS (1986) Address: Georgia State University. Awards: Professor of the Year 1996-97. Faculty outside the Classroom Award.gatech.edu www. Georgia Institute of Technology College of Computing Umakishore Ramachandran. Cited as one of the most popular professors at Dupree by Businessweek.gatech.edu www. Georgia 30332-0520 T: (404) 894 4908 F: (404) 894 6030 email@example.com Bio: Area(s) of Expertise: Global Logistics. Atlanta. BE. IIM Ahmedabad (1981).edu/~mktrrl/ In case of changes. GA 30303 T: (404) 651-4178 F: (404) 651-4198 rlohtia@gsu. 1998.gatech. Room 443.dupree. MMS.edu/fac/Kishore. Business. Center for Paper Business & Industry Studies PhD (1988) and MS (1984) Operations Management. BITS Address: 755 Ferst Drive. Awards: Presidential Young Investigator (PYI) Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in 1990. 801 Atlantic Drive.cc. Core Computing Division PhD (1986) University of Wisconsin-Madison. Associate Director.org 16 . College of Business Administration. the Georgia Tech Doctoral Thesis Advisor award in 1993.
GA 30303 T: (404) 651-4011 F: (404) 463-9292 firstname.lastname@example.org http://tinman. He approaches e-business innovation problems by investigating the complementarities between information systems. he developed and delivered an extremely successful customized Global Supply Chain Solutions executive education program for United Parcel Service's senior.edu OR rsunderraman@cs. 42. Associate rofessor PhD. Atlanta. BE (Hons) Electronics Engineering. Iowa State University (1988). Arun's research has been sponsored by several corporations and agencies. Georgia State University Department of Computer Science Dr.edu http://rai.T. article in Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing (1997). and strategy. IBM. SAP. DaimlerChrysler.eci. MTech Computer Technology.gsu.edu Bio: His research focuses on digitally induced enterprise and supply chain innovation.org 17 . He teaches in both degree-granting executive programs. IIT Delhi (1982). Atlanta. Arun has chaired or co-chaired 14 doctoral dissertations and several masters thesis. In 2001.Bio: Highly Commended Winner. Scientific Atlanta. Clarion University of Pennsylvania. including an IBM Faculty award.and middle management located both in the United States and Europe. Georgia Research Alliance. Kearney. including A.cs. and is a frequently invited speaker at national and international meetings for both academic and practitioner audiences. UPS. Global eManagement (GEM) and EMBA. and Advanced Practices Council for the Society of Information Management. Rajshekhar Sunderraman. College of Business Administration. or has served. He has published extensively in leading academic and practitioner journals. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. operations management.gsu. Kent State University. Comdisco. Georgia State University J Mack Robinson College of Business Arun Rai. He serves. Second Runner-Up for the Best Article published in the Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing (1994).gsu. He has received several awards for research and teaching contributions. MS. that are offered by GSU. MBA. on the editorial boards of several journals. Computer Science. BITS (1980) Address: 758 College of Education (COE) Building.edu/~raj/ In case of changes.gsu. University of Maryland Marketing Department Representative for the AMA Doctoral Consortium (1989) 41. GA 30303 T: (404) 651-0672 F: (404) 651-2246 raj@cs. E-Commerce Institute PhD. BITS Address: Georgia State University. Bozell Worldwide. James A Harkins III Professor of Electronic Commerce.
edu http://cob. and other forms of data. Alpha Toyo Put. index structures. and query optimization for dimensional (temporal. query languages.isu. University of Pennsylvania.org 18 . Professional Experience: Award Winning Case Written: Direct Marketing Educational Foundation.edu In case of changes. Finance Department PhD. MMS. BITS Address: Department of Computer Science. Gadia.edu http://www. Iowa State University Department of Computer Science Shashi K. CA 94105 T: (415) 442 6519 F: (415)-442-6579 schatterjee@ggu. Member: Institute for Operations Research & Management Science (INFORMS). call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com. Iowa State University. genetic. BITS Address: Golden Gate University. 226 Atanasoff Hall. Arizona State University. ID 83209 T: (208)282-5747 F: (208)282-4367 santmuku@isu. Ltd. BITS (1994) Address: B433. Illinois (1978). Chatterjee. Department of Marketing PhD.iastate. Ames. and semistructured (XML) database paradigms. MBA Cleveland State University. Chair. Golden Gate University Edward S Ageno School of Business Sharmila C. spatial. and belief). M Sc (Hons) Mathematics (1970) and BS (Hons) Mathematics (1969). Sales Management. Finance Executive. IA 50011-1040 T: (515) 294-2253 F: (515) 294-0258 gadia@cs. Assistant Professor. India 44. 536 Mission Street. Wharton School of Business. 45.htm Bio: Research Interests: Models. object-oriented.edu/Faculty/FacultyProfiles/MukuSanthanaKrishn. Associate Professor. Board Member: San Francisco Chapter of the American Marketing Association (SFAMA). Campus Box 8020.ggu. Pocatello . San Francisco. Idaho State University College of Business Mukunthan Santhanakrishnan. in relational. incomplete information. implementation. Direct Marketing. Master of Management Sciences (MMS).edu/school_of_business/faculty/faculty_a_g Bio: Area of Specialization: Business-to-Business Marketing. Associate Professor of Computer Science PhD.
New Delhi from 1974 to 1982 and as a faculty member of Departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington. McGill University (1983). he worked as Scientific Officer for Govt. WA from 1985 to 1997.iastate. McGill University.ee. query languages. Junkins Endowed Chair Professor PhD. Other interests include In case of changes. 1999.http://www. index structures.edu/~gadia Bio: Research Interests: Models. Electrical and Computer Engineering. IA 50011 T: (515) 294-0442 F: (515) 294-8432 arun@iastate.Tech. He has been elected a Fellow of IEEE for his contributions to theory and applications of computer networks.iastate. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. He has served on several program committees of various conferences in his research areas was the General Chair of IEEE Fault Tolerant Computing Symposium . Mechanical Engineering. BE. He has taught courses in the areas of research interest and published more than 200 technical papers and has graduated more than 100 MS and PhD students. IIT Delhi (1979). Computer architecture and Parallel computer systems. M. 46. of India. Ohio State University BE (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. Iowa State University.1997 and Technical Program Committee Chair of International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks. BITS (1973) Address: 3108 Coover Hall . Ames.iastate. 47.me. Optical networking. ECpE Department Chair and Jerry R.org 19 .cs. implementation. in relational.edu http://www. Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering PhD (2001) and MS (1997). and belief). Iowa State University. MS in EE.edu/~arun/ Bio: Research Interests: Fault tolerant computing. Seattle. and semistructured (XML) database paradigms. Iowa State University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Arun Somani. Most of the work will be experimental and will eventually be complemented with modeling. and OPTICOMM 2003. object-oriented.edu http://www. genetic. Ames. and other forms of data. BITS (1995) Address: 3036 Black Engineering Bldg. primarily mechanical behavior of materials on the nanoscale and nanofabrication techniques involving scanning probe microscopy. spatial. Iowa State University Department of Mechanical Engineering Sriram Sundararajan. Prior to going to McGill.edu/srirams/ Bio: Trying to build a research program which will focus on several issues related to MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems) and nanodevices. incomplete information. and query optimization for dimensional (temporal. (1985). Computer interconnection networks. IA 50011 T: (515) 294-1050 F: (515) 294srirams@iastate.
VLSI: Algorithms. (1998. Iowa State University. Electrical and Computer Engineering. economics of information. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. CAD Tools. Iowa State University Department of Computer Science Akhilesh Tyagi. IUB. spent some time at Vanderbilt University in the graduate program in Material Science and Engineering. Jain.iastate. Automatic generation of VLSI modules and systems for low power/energy. Marketing. M.cfm?faculty_id=spjain Bio: Among his research interests are biased information processing. University of Rochester. humor.edu/mba/academics/displayfacprofile. Before joining Prof. BE (Hons) Chemical. Energy complexity.org 20 . University of Rochester. VLSI architectures. William E.iastate. Studied under Prof Bharat Bhushan (BITS Pilani). IA 50011 T: (515)294-4396 F: (515)294-8432 tyagi@cs. BE (Hons) Electrical Engg. comparative advertising. electoral campaigning. Bloomington. Stern School of Business. BITS (1981) Address: 3107 Coover Hall. 1999 and 2002) and in the 1998 Business Week B-Schools Rankings and Profiles. Computer Architecture: Branch-decoupled architectures and instruction-level parallelism. PhD. Indiana University (Bloomington) Kelley School of Business Shailendra P. Bhushan's group in January 1996. Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. work was in micro/nanoscale tribology (friction. wear and lubrication) of thin films and devices for MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems) applications. 48. and also taught at the Simon School. 1992. 1309 East Tenth Street. M Tech IIT Delhi (1983). IIM Ahmedabad (1984). He has received a number of awards including Superior Teaching Award. In case of changes. 49. Jain was at Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University prior to this. The work was primarily experimental and involved utilizing scanning probe microscopy (SPM)-based techniques.edu/~tyagi/tyagi. Phil. and stereotyping. was listed as one of the outstanding teachers at Simon. Ames.edu http://www. MBA.cs. NYU (1995).iu. Assistant Professor of Marketing PhD & MPhil. and Adjunct Associate Professor of Computer Science PhD. Complexity Theory: VLSI complexity Theory.html Bio: Major Interests . BITS (1982) Address: Business 426C. Computer Science.edu http://kelley. Indiana 47405 T: (812) 855-8100 F: firstname.lastname@example.org engineering/material science issues in biological systems. University of Washington (1988).
Before moving to ICSI.edu/kamma/ Bio: Awards: Teaching Excellence Recognition Award. CA. CA 94704 T: (510)-666-2910 F: shastri@icsi. Bloomington. spatio-temporal pattern recognition. 615 North Wolfe Street.edu http://www. Artificial Intelligence. Berkeley. University of Pennsylvania.html Bio: Since 1993. Department of Epidemiology PhD (1999) and MPH. BE (XXXX). BITS Address: Room 6136. knowledge representation. Dr. He is on the advisory board of “Neural Computing Surveys'' and the editorial board of “Connection Science''. and episodic memory formation. Suite 600. role of temporal synchrony in neural information processing.. SUNY Buffalo. Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Sudha Sivaram. inference. episodic memory formation in the hippocampal system. Associate Professor of Finance PhD. Shastri has been a Member of the AI Group at the International Computer Science Institute. University of California. Berkeley. MD 21205 In case of changes.edu/~shastri/shortcv.icsi. He has consulted for the Policy Research and Analysis Division of the National Science Foundation and for the United Nations Development Program. Research Associate. spatio-temporal neural networks for speech and handwriting recognition. Los Angeles. BITS Address: 1309 East Tenth Street. and he has served on numerous program committees and review panels.org 21 .50. Shastri has authored one book and over fifty refereed publications in the areas of connectionist models of knowledge representation and reasoning. Berkeley. Indiana University (Bloomington) Kelley School of Business Sreenivas Kamma. and language understanding. Indiana 47405 T: F: kamma@indiana. Dr. he was on the faculty of the Department of Computer and Information Science.kelley. Suite E-6011. Baltimore. International Computer Science Institute (Research Institute) Lokendra Shastri Address: 1947 Center St. 1999-2000 51.edu http://www. 52.berkeley. His Research interests include Cognitive Science. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com..berkeley. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. and Computational Neuroscience: neurally motivated computational models of learning.
Suite E-6011.org 22 . sustainability of community-based reporductive health interventions.rff. and tobacco control policy in developing countries. Adjunct Professor of International Relations and Fellow. BITS Address: Room 6136. Address: Cardwell Hall. His research on "resistance economics" is focused on improving the analytical framework to study problems such as bacterial resistance to antibiotics. 615 North Wolfe Street. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org. He has worked with the World Health Organization on evaluating malaria treatment policy in Africa. and is editor of a forthcoming book. Baltimore.edu/?F=Sudha&L=Sivaram Bio: Research in HIV/AIDS prevention programs. Brown University. BE (Hons) EEE (1989). University of Washington. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies Ramanan Laxminarayan. 54. KS 66506 T: (785) 532-1539 F: email@example.com. Assistant Professor of Physics PhD (1995) and MSc (1992). Manhattan.edu http://faculty. Battling resistance to antibiotics and pesticides: an economic approach.org/rff/Laxminarayan. MD 21205 Tel: (443) 287 3836 Fax: (410) 955-1836 ssivaram@jhsph.Tel: (443) 287 3836 Fax: (410) 955-1836 firstname.lastname@example.org/?F=Sudha&L=Sivaram http://www.edu http://www.edu http://faculty. has organized two conferences on the Economics of Resistance.jhsph.edu/~srebello/ In case of changes.phys. Other research deals with bio-economic modeling. Seattle. Resources for the Future PhD Economics and Masters in Publich Health. BITS. Johns Hopkins University (Also Resources for the Future) The Paul H. Kansas State University Physics Department Sanjay N Rebello.cfm Bio: His research deals with the integration of epidemiological models of infectious disease transmission and acquisition of bacterial and parasite resistance into the economic analysis of public health problems. and pest resistance to genetically modified crops. role of income generation activities on HIV/reproductive health program impact 53.
Kansas State University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Bala Natarajan, Assistant Professor PhD, Colorado State University (2002), BE (Hons) EEE BITS (1997) Address: 261 Rathbone Hall, Manhattan, Kansas 66506-5204 T: (785) 532-4597 F: (785) 532-1188 email@example.com http://www.eece.ksu.edu/~bala/ Bio: Research interests include Communication Systems, CDMA and Spread Spectrum, Multi-carrier modulation, Diversity Strategies, Multi-user Detection, Wireless Channel Modeling and Space Time Coding
Kennesaw State University Michael J. Coles College of Business Satya Chakravorty, Caraustar Professor of Operations Management PhD, University of Georgia; MS and BS, BITS Address: Michael J. Coles College of Business, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591 T: (770) 423-6582 F: (770) 423-6606 firstname.lastname@example.org Bio: He primarily teaches Managing the Value Chain (Operations Management)¸ World Class Manufacturing¸ and Supply Chain Management courses at the BBA¸ traditional MBA¸ and Executive MBA levels. Dr. Chakravorty research interests include focusing process improvement efforts in manufacturing and service operations using constraint management and lean manufacturing concepts. He has many publications in highly recognized journals such as the Production and Operations Management¸ Decision Sciences Journal for Innovative Education¸ International Journal of Production Research¸ Omega: International Journal of Management Science¸ European Journal of Operational Management¸ International Journal Production Economics¸ Quality Management Journal¸ International Journal of Operations and Production Management¸ Production and Inventory Management Journal¸ Industrial Management¸ International Journal of Technology¸ and Simulation and Gaming. Dr. Chakravorty is a member of the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI)¸ Production and Operations Management Society (POMS)¸ American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS)¸ and National Association of Purchasing Management (NAPM). He has presented and been a key speaker at the international/national conferences of DSI¸ POMS¸ APICS¸ and NAPM.
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Kettering University Department of Mechanical Engineering Rupak Banerjee, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering PhD, Drexel University (1992), MS Indian Institute of Technology (1987), BE (Hons) & ME (Hons) (1984) BITS Address: 1700 West Third Avenue, Flint, MI 48504 T: (810) 762-9915 (Direct) F: (810) 762-7860 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.gmi.edu/acad/biomed/Banerjee.htm Bio: Analytical and Numerical Modeling of Biological Systems: Expertise in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) technique to solve for transient or steady state physiologic flow, mass, heat transfer problems coupled with pharmacokinetics. Link computational flow analysis with actual patient diagnosis and device performance to predict and treat defects and diseases.
Massachusetts Institute of Technol ogy Sloan School of Management S P Kothari, Gordon Y Billard Professor of Accounting and Head of the Accounting Group PhD Accounting, University of Iowa (1986); MBA Accounting and Finance, IIM Ahmedabad (1982); BE (Hons) Chemical Engg, BITS (1979) Address: Sloan School of Management, E52-325, 50 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02142 T: (617) 253-0994 F: (617) 253-0603 email@example.com http://web.mit.edu/kothari/www Bio: Wrote books - Financial Statement Analysis, Edited by Ray Ball and S.P. Kothari, McGraw-Hill, 1994; Anomalies and Efficient Portfolio Formation and Contemporary Accounting Research
Michigan State University College of Education Punyashloke Mishra (’84), Assistant Professor , Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education and Research Associate, Media Interface and Network Design Lab, Department of Telecommunications PhD, Educational Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1998), MA Mass Communications, Miami University, (1992), MDes Visual Communications, IIT Mumbai (1990), BE (Hons) EEE, BITS (1988) Address: 509 A Erickson Hall, College of Education, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 T: (517) 353-7211 F: (517) 353-6393
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email@example.com http://punya.educ.msu.edu/ Bio: He conducts research and development work around educational technology. The research is funded by over $4 million in grants from national and international agencies. In terms of news, He recently received two grants. One from the US Dept of Education (called the Preparing Tomorrow's Teachers to Use Technology grant) for 1.5 million dollars (for three years). The other is a grant through US-AID (half a million) for Reaching & Educating At-risk Children (REACH) in India. Research has focused on the cognitive, aesthetic, and social aspects related to the design and use of computer based learning environments. Other interests include online learning, cognitive psychology of science, visual literacy, and creativity. My work can be seen as falling into three broadly overlapping categories: Psychological Responses to media [New: AAAI symposium on Etiquette] Design & teaching with technology. He also creates a form of visual wordplay called ambigrams (which you can find on his website). 60. National Science Foundation College of Engineering Kishen Baheti, Program Director, Division of Electrical and Communications Systems PhD, Electrical Engineering, Oregon State University; MS, Information & Computer Science, University of Oklahoma; ME, Electrical Engineering, VRCE Nagpur; BE (Hons) Electrical Engineering, BITS Address: Suite 675, 4201 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22230 T: (703) 292-8339 F: (703) 292-9147 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.eng.nsf.gov/staff/rbaheti.htm Bio: In 1976, Dr. Baheti joined the Control Engineering Laboratory of GE Corporate Research and Development Center in Schenectady, NY. His work focused on advanced multivariable control for jet engines, , computer- aided control system design, vision based robots for precision welding, model-based fault identification and parallel implementation of Kalman filters. Dr. Baheti and his colleagues received IR-100 award for robotic welding vision system. In 1989, Dr. Baheti joined NSF as a Program Director in the Division of Electrical and Communications Systems. He has been instrumental in the development of NSF initiatives on "Combined Research and Curriculum Development", "Semiconductor Manufacturing", and NSF/EPRI Initiative on "Intelligent Control". His contributions include the development of NSF Initiative on "Learning and Intelligent Systems" to help harness information technologies and enable active partnerships between several disciplines such as engineering, neuroscience, control theory, cognitive science, computer science and education. He has served as associate editor for IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, member of the Control Systems Board of Governors, and chair for Public Information Committee. In 1994, he received "Distinguished Member Award" from the IEEE Control Systems Society and in 1997, he was elected a Fellow of IEEE. 61. North Carolina State University Electrical & Computer Engineering Department Rajeev Ramanath, Research Associate PhD (2003) & MS (2000) Electrical Engineering, NC State University (2003), BE (Hons) EEE, BITS (1998)
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Address: 429 EGRC, Box 7911, NC State University Raleigh, NC 27695-7911 T: 919-513-2008 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www4.ncsu.edu/~rramana Bio: His Masters thesis at BITS was titled "Interpolation Methods for Bayer Color Arrays." His Ph.D. dissertation at NC State University was titled, "A Framework for Object-characterization and Matching in Multi--and Hyperspectral Imaging Systems." He is currently doing post doctoral research with the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at North Carolina State University. His research interests include computer vision, image and signal processing, demosaicking in digital color cameras, color science and automatic target recognition. He has taught classes in Statistical Pattern Recognition and Linear Systems. 62. Northeastern University College of Engineering Surendra M. Gupta, Professor of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering and Director of the Laboratory for Responsible Manufacturing BE(Hons.), Electronics Engineering, BITS, , 1970; MSI.E., Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1972; MBA(Hons.), Management, Bryant College, 1977; PhD, Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1977. Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering , 334 Snell Engineering Center, Northeastern University, Address: 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 U.S.A. T: (617) 373-4846 F: (617) 373-2921 email@example.com http://www.coe.neu.edu/~smgupta/ Bio: Dr. Gupta's research interests are in the areas of Production/ Manufacturing Systems and Operations Research. He is mostly interested in Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing, Electronics Manufacturing, MRP, JIT, and Queueing Theory. He has authored and co-authored over 200 technical papers published in prestigious journals, books and international conference proceedings. He has traveled widely and presented his work at international conferences on six continents. Dr. Gupta is the editor for the special issues of Journal of Electronics Manufacturing on "Environmental, Recycling and End of Life Issues in the Electronics Industry" and "Production, Planning and Scheduling in Electronics Manufacturing", senior editor of the Industrial Engineering Applications and Practice: Users' Encyclopedia , co-editor for the special issue of Computers and Industrial Engineering on "Operational Issues in Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing" and serves on a number of editorial boards of IEEE journals. He has been involved as the Chairman of the International Conferences on Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing I (Nov. 2000) and II (Oct. 2001), track chair of Management Science and Operations Research for the NEDSI'2001, NEDSI'2002 and NEDSI'2003 Conferences, and the member of the Technical Committees of International Conferences of IEEE on ISEE'98, ISEE'99, ISEE'2000, ISEE'2001 and ISEE'2002; DYCONS99; GT/CM'2000; RETBE'2000; ICMFMDI'2000; ISLCE'2001; and ICRM'2002. He has been elected to the memberships of several honor societies and is listed
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University of Massachusetts.edu/~mittal/Ban%20Mittal%20Bio%20OneDocuRev.edu http://www. E-Commerce. for Outstanding Paper. Sheth. Associate Professor in Electrical & Computer Engineering and Department of Marketing (Kellogg) PhD. Amherst (1986) and BE (Hons) EEE. BE. IIE. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Business-Strategy. He has more than 25 years of teaching experience and has been elected to memberships and chairmanships of dozens of University. College and Department Committees as well as an elected member of the Faculty Senate representing the College of Engineering. Northwestern University Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Kellogg Graduate School of Management Marketing Department Alok N. Lessons From The World's Most Admired Companies. Newman.nwu. Consumer Involvement and Decision-Making.nwu. Choudhary. Attitude Models. Evanston. Highland Heights. INFORMS and POMS. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Massachusetts and a member of ASEE.S. University of Pittsburgh. University of Illinois. Urbana-Champaign (1989).doc Bio: Research History. Relationship marketing. Measurement of Service Quality and Customer Satisfaction. Department of Management and Marketing PhD (Marketing). Northern Kentucky University. an IBM Faculty Development award and an Intel Research Council award.edu http://www. UK. Services marketing. 1998 Best Article in Advertising Award by The AMA Advertising Special Interest Group. IL 60208 T: (847) 467 4129 F: (847) 467 4144 choudhar@ece. and Bruce I. 1999 Award for Excellence. His main research interests are in high-performance computing and communication In case of changes. 64.in various Who's Who publications. Computer Engg. L359. Banwari Mittal & Jagdish Sheth.org 27 . Customer Value and Business Strategy. MCB Press. Awards: Dean’s Citation Award for Research. Recent and Developing Research Interests. Entrepreneurship. BITS Pilani Address: College of Business. MBA. Brand-and ad-attitude relationship. DSI. Banwari Mittal. Models of Innovation in Organizations. Role of technology in services.nku. IIM Ahmedabad. Customer Behavior: Consumer Behavior and Beyond. 2001. KY 41099 T: (859) 572-5163 F: (859) 572-5150 mittal@nku. Computer Engg. 63.ece. published in the Journal of Services Marketing. M. Business-to-Business Marketing. Jagdish N. Northern Kentucky University College of Business Banwari Mittal. given to 30-35 young faculty in the USA by the National Science Foundation each year. Department of Management and Marketing. He has also received an IEEE Engineering Foundation award. BITS (1982) Address: Tech.edu/~choudhar/ Bio: Alok Choudhary received the prestigious Presidential Young Investigator Award in 1993. Books: VALUESPACE: Winning the Battle for Market Leadership.
University of California.systems and their applications. 206 W. Corvallis. Ohio 43210-1107 USA T: (614) 292-0651. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1980). He has published more than 120 papers in various journals and conferences. Columbus. Associate Professor.edu http://rclsgi. University of Trondheim. Address: 352 Leonhard Building. Lucent Bell Labs.edu http://web. 1991. BITS (1981) Address: School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. University Park. 1997. Conf. Winbigler Professor Director.edu/nlim/Bhushan.oregonstate. 18th Avenue. BE (Hons) EEE. Metal-Polymer Research Institute of National Academy of Science Belarus (2000). Penn State University College of Engineering Ravi Ravindran. UC Berkeley. Design and Manufacturing. BE (Hons) EEE BITS. Consulting Positions. Warsaw University of Technology (1996). Berkeley. MS Electrical Engineering.org 28 . 220 Owen Hall.htm 66. Department of ECE Ph. Mentor Graphics Corporation. Distinguished Paper Mention. University of Colorado.2@osu. 65. MS (1973) and PhD (1976). EECS Department.eng. has written a book and several book chapters on the above topics. MS (1971) MIT. Electrical Engineering. Mixed Technology Associates. Nanotribology Laboratory for Information Storage and MEMS/NEMS (NLIM) Doctor Honouris Causa. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Computer-Aided Design. Doctor Technicae. Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award.engr. He has spent time visiting various industries including IBM and Intel. Harold & Inge Marcus Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering PhD and MS. MBA. Oregon State University Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Kartikeya Mayaram. BE (1970) BITS Address: The Ohio State University. Boulder. Professor. Ohio State University Department of Mechanical Engineering Bharat Bhushan. Industrial Engineering.orst. Ohio Eminent Scholar Chair and The Howard D. 1987. SUNY Stony Brook (1982). Doctor of Technical Sciences. UC Berkeley (1988). Professor & Head of the Department. He is a member of the IEEE Computer Society and the Association of Computing Machinery.edu/~karti/ Bio: Awards: National Science Foundation CAREER Award. Norway (1990). OR 97331-3211 Tel: (541) 737-2972 Fax: (541) 737-1300 tcad@ece. Oregon State University. Farchild Semiconductor International. Int. 0171(office) F: (614) 292-0325 (fax) bhushan. 67. PA 16802 T: (814) 865-7840 In case of changes.D.ohio-state.
F: (814) 863-4745 aravi@psu. extension. (with D. 3 US patents. and University of Nebraska prior to moving to Polytechnic University. teaching/learning innovation. The award recognizes outstanding educators who have contributed significantly to the industrial engineering profession through teaching.org 29 . Brooklyn NY 11201 T: (718) 260-3970 F: (718) 260-3609 memon@poly. Associate Dean and Professor of Computer Sciences (1987). Computer Science.edu 70. Polytechnic University Department of Computer & Information Science Nasir Memon.edu http://www.poly. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Six. research and publication.edu http://vip. Solberg) 68.ie. Associate Professor of Computer Science PhD (1992) and MS (1989). He has worked at Northern Illinois University. 69. NJ 08544-1021 T: (609) 258-4000 F: (609) 258-6419 smita@princeton. 47907-1398 In case of changes.edu/memon Bio: Awards: NSF Career Award. BITS (1982) Address: LC 116. PhD. Princeton University Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs Smita Bhatnagar Brunnermeir.psu. US News recognizes Penn State’s Industrial Engineering department as one of the top 5 in the country. Arkansas State University. BE (Hons) Chemical Engg & MSc (Hons) Mathematics. Research Interests: Data Compression and Multimedia Security. BITS Address: 1398 Computer Science Building.edu/people/IEFaculty/facultypage. 1997. Computer Science (1977) and BE (Hons) EEE (1970).cfm?FacID=21 Bio: Ravi Ravindran received the Institute of Industrial Engineering's prestigious Albert Holzman Distinguished Educator Award. Purdue University Department of Computer Sciences Aditya P. Vanderbilt University (1998). and/or administration in an academic environment. Princeton. MSc (Hons) Economics & BE (Hons) EEE BITS (1992) Address: 343 Wallace Hall. He also received the IEE Book of the Year Award in 1977 for Operations Research: Principles and Practice. Phillips and J.T. Lecturer of Economics and Public and International Affairs PhD. Mathur. Indiana. University of Nebraska. West Lafayette. Metrotech Center.
MSc (Hons) Mathematics.edu http://www. (1985) & MS (1982) Computer Science. Professor.T: (765) 494-7823 F: apm@cs. and the management of smart spaces. MS.purdue. BITS (1979) Address: Purdue University. Mathur has been a crusader for the use of code coverage criteria in the estimation of software reliability or as an orthogonal metric to assess confidence in the reliability estimates. formal approaches for software process control. Department of Computer Sciences. Computer Science (1976). Wife of Aditya Mathur at Purdue.cs. 47907-1398 T: (765) 496-2491 F: email@example.com http://www.edu/faculty/rego. Computer Science (1984).edu/people/jmathur Bio: Coordinator of CS Undergraduate Research Program.cs. West Lafayette.edu/faculty/apm. West Lafayette. This device is often used by vendors to enhance marketing of their test tools. Indiana.purdue. MS Mathematics (1973) and BS (1971). Mathur is also investigating the use of feedback control theory for the control of software development processes. Postdoctoral Fellow. Fall 1999-present. reliability.html In case of changes. Information and Computer Science department. Georgia Institute of Technology. 72.org 30 . Rego. a tool for the management of networked devices.purdue.purdue. Computer Sciences PhD. In collaboration with Raymond DeCarlo.html Bio: Aditya Mathur conducts research in the areas of software testing. BITS Address: 1398 Computer Science Building. She received the Fulbright Fellow in Georgia Institute of Technology in 1985 and the All India Mathematics Summer School for Meritorious Graduate Students in 1972. Purdue University School of Electrical & Computer Engineering Vernon J. 1985-1987.purdue. Department of CS at Purdue University. Mathur's recent work deals with test and management of Internet services.purdue. Coordinator of Computational Science and Engineering (CS&E) Program PhD. 71. IN 47906 T: (765) 494-7835 F: rego@cs. His research group has developed homeWabash. He has proposed the "Saturation Effect" as a motivating device for the use of a sequence of testing techniques. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Michigan State.edu http://www.cs. Purdue University Department of Computer Sciences Jyoti Mathur.
parallel stochastic simulation. Shende. West Lafayette. computational probability and performance.roanoke. Third Street. the Ariadne threads system and the CLAM protocol suite. and software engineering. MSc (Hons) BITS Address: Roanoke College. His current projects include the ACES software architecture for multi-threaded distributed computing and parallel simulation. 73.edu/ECE/People/Faculty/vijay 74. . Indiana 47907-1285 T: (765) 494-0592 F: (765) 494-6440 vijay@ecn. Salem. Sci.purdue. BITS (1990) Address: School of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He has been an invited researcher at the Oak Ridge National Laboratories and an ACM National Lecturer. including the EcliPSe replicated simulation system (for which he was awarded an IEEE/Gordon Bell Prize). Sinclair Community College Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering Technology Harmit Kaur. 221 College Lane. BE (Hons) EEE BITS Address: 444 W. University of Wisconsin. Ohio 45402 T: (937) 512-2576 F: (937) 512-2337 In case of changes. network protocols.edu http://www. BE (Hons) EEE & MSc (Tech) Comp. (1998). call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering PhD (1998) and MS (1992). Purdue University School of Electrical & Computer Engineering T N Vijaykumar. the ParaSol process-oriented distributed simulation system.edu/~shende/ 75. VA 24153 T: (540) 375-2341 F: (540) 389-4236 shende@roanoke. Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics PhD and MS. 1285 Electrical Engineering Building.org 31 .edu http://cs. SUNY Buffalo (1995). He was also awarded a German Research Council Award for Computer Networking Research. His research interests include software systems for high-performance distributed computation. Computer Science.Bio: Vernon Rego directs research in the Parallel Computation and Simulation Laboratory (PacsLab) in Purdue's computer sciences department. He is an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Computers and an advisory board member of The DoD Advanced Distributed Simulation Research Consortium.ece. Dayton. Roanoke College.purdue. Virginia Department of Computer Science & Mathematics Anil M. threads systems. Professor of Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology MSEE University of Rourkee.
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Arjun Godhwani. University of Arkansas (1971). Cox School of Business Kumar Venkataraman.edu/~kumar 78. Var/PF Control. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Cox School of Business.siue.ee.hkaur@sinclair. Finance. and has developed algorithms for design of controllers for Voltage Control. IL 62026-1801 T: (618) 650-2808 F: (618) 650-3374 firstname.lastname@example.org/~agodhwa Bio: University Gold Medal for first rank in the master's program at Roorkee University. Edwardsville. 520 Lee Entrance.cox. Amherst. Southern Methodist University Edwin L. NY 14228-2583 T: (716) 645-6164 extn 101 F : (716) 645-6176 ajay@cedar. MMS. Project Manager & Director of Research Labs Address: CEDAR. Arizona State University (2000). He has Actively working in the area of Excitation Systems.edu http://www. State University of New York at Buffalo Center of Excellence for Document Analysis and Recognition (CEDAR) Ajay Shekhawat. Finance.edu http://faculty.cfm 76. TX 75275 T: (214) 768-7005 F: (214) 768-4099 kumar@mail. Electrical Engineering. Assistant Professor. BITS (1994) Address: Edwin L.edu In case of changes.edu http://www. Recognized as an outstanding faculty member by the School of Engineering in 1987 and IEEE St. BITS (1963) Address: Engineering Building Room No: 2045.smu. Southern Methodist University.Suite 202.Louis Section Education Award in 1993. Professor and Graduate Program Director PhD. Dallas. Finance PhD.cox.org 32 .smu. UB Commons. BE (Hons) Electrical Engineering. and UEL/OEL functions for excitation systems for use on Synchronous machines. 77. India in 1965.buffalo.edu/academics/egr/departments/eet/fs/HarmitKaur/index. MS EE University of Roorkee (1965).sinclair.
79. deposition and rapid thermal process technologies. Domain Decomposition and Preconditioners. Professor of Electrical Engineering and Associate Director of the NSF/SRC Engineering Research Center for Environmentally Benign Semiconductor Manufacturing PhD and MS in Electrical Engineering Stanford University.edu/~ajay/ Bio : Interests include Pattern Recognition. BITS (1987) Address: 605 Furnas Hall. Networking (the TCP/IP kind).edu/staff/saraswat/ Bio: His group is working on a variety of problems related to new and innovative materials.stanford. Image Processing. Dept. UT Austin. CISX 326. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Stanford University Center for Integrated Systems Krishna Saraswat.cedar. (1995). member of The Electrochemical Society and The Materials Research Society.3875 abani@eng. 3-D ICs with multiple layers of heterogeneous devices. CA 94305 T: (650) 725-3610 F: (650) 723-4659 saraswat@cis. University of Missouri-Rolla (1990). BE Electronics and Telecommunications (1968) BITS Address: Stanford University. Buffalo. He was co-editor of the IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices during 1988 . device structures.org 33 . ultrathin MOS gate dielectrics.edu http://snf. Associate Professor and Advisor. of Mechical Engineering.1990.edu/eng/mae/acm2e Bio : Interests Adaptive hp Finite Element Methods. In case of changes. He has authored or coauthored over 370 technical papers. Mechanical Engineering. Prof. Parallel Iterative Solvers. Callinan Award by The Electrochemical Society in May 2000 for his contributions to the dielectric science and technology. MS.http://www. and and development of tools and methodology for simulation and control of etching. Stanford. Applications to Incompressible Flows and simulations of Biomechanical Systems and Geophysical Mass Flows 80. NY 14260 T: (716) 645-2593 x2240 F: (716) 645. thin film technology for VLSI interconnections and contacts. Mechanical Engineering. Saraswat is a Fellow of IEEE. Applied Computational Mathematics and MEchanics Research Group PhD.buffalo. SUNY-Buffalo. and process technology of silicon devices and integrated circuits.buffalo. the Internet and Embedded Systems. State University of New York at Buffalo Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Abani Patra. He was given the Thomas D. Computational & Applied Mathematics. Special areas of his interest are: new device structures for scaling MOS transistors to nm range.edu http://wings.stanford. BE.buffalo.
May 2001. Department of Chemical Engineering Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital PhD UC Irvine (1998). TX 77845-3122 T: (979) 845-3306 F: (979) 845-6446 email@example.com http://cheweb.edu/faculty/jayaraman/ In case of changes. Tufts University (1994).S. TX 76102 T: (817) 515-3334 F: 82. College Station. 83. Tarrant County College Full Time Faculty Ranjana Segal. and MS. He teaches courses in manufacturing and production systems design and control. Assistant Professor.edu/people/faculty/Banerjee/default. He directs the Advanced Virtual Manufacturing and Augmented Reality Laboratory.tamu. Assistant Professor PhD. real-time video processing. Texas A&M University Department of Industrial Engineering Amarnath Banerjee. College Station. Banerjee's research interests are in virtual manufacturing. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. University of Illinois at Chicago (1999). B. BE (Hons) Computer Science. TX 77843-3131 T: (979) 845-5110 F: (979) 847-9005 banerjee@tamu. virtual manufacturing and simulation.edu http://ie. Texas A&M University Dwight Look College of Engineering Arul Jayaraman. Address: May Owen Center. SE Professor of Chemistry.org 34 .tamu. Industrial Engineering. 3131 TAMU. Fort Worth. Dr.htm Bio: Voted the Most Valuable Professor by the students in Industrial Engineering at Texas A&M University. BITS (1989) Address: 239A Zachry. 3122 TAMU. Delhi University. 1500 Houston Street. image processing. PhD. BITS (1987) Address: 335X Zachry Engineering Center.81. simulation. facilities planning. BS (Hons) Chemical Engg and MSc (Hons). BITS. Physics. augmented reality and human behavior modeling. MS Biochemical Engineering.
TX and Warren.Bio : Instructor in Surgery and Bioengineering. BE (Hons) EEE. Assistant Professor Post-Doctoral Research Associate (1998-2000). Texas Tech University College of Business Administration Solomon R Antony.Dean's Teaching Fellowship. Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering PhD. Lubbock.edu http://ee.) Mathematics (1989-1994) and BE(Hons) EEE (1989-1994) Address: Texas Tech University.edu www. Center for Engineering in Medicine.antony@ttu. TX 79409 T: (806) 742-1927 F: (806) 742-3193 solomon. Bioengineering.ba.ttu.tamu. Texas A&M University Department of Electrical Engineering Sameer Sonkusale. Honors & Awards . BITS. Electrical Engineering. College Station.edu/isqs/antony 86. BITS Address: 3131 TAMUS. University of California. University of Maryland. Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems PhD.tamu. WERC. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. India from 1996-1997 in the DSP Design group. 315E. Lubbock. Harvard Medical School. Florida International University (1997). Texas A&M University. 85. BE.org 35 . BioMEMS (Living Cell Arrays). 1994. TX 79409 T: (806) 742-2580 x 264 F: In case of changes. University of Pennsylvania. Tel: (979) 458-3557 T: (979) 845-5110 F: (979) 847-9005 sameer@ee. Irvine. Research Interests: Systems Biology (Genomics and Proteomics). Texas Tech University.edu/~sameer Bio: He worked as an IC Design Engineer at Texas Instruments. Ph. Ms2101. His research interests are in the area of Data Converters and Analog and Mixed-mode IC Design for communications and sensor applications. MSc(Hons. TX 77843-3131 Rm.1999 and 2000.D Applied Mathematics (1994-1998). Texas Tech University Department of Mathematics & Statistics Padmanabhan Seshaiyer. Microbial Biofilms (Quorum Sensing) and Molecular Networks (Inflammation) 84. Address: Business Administration. and as an intern at Texas Instruments in Dallas. NJ during summers of 1998.
Tulane University Medical Center Vinod K Thukral. College of Arts and Sciences and College of Education. 2000 Fellow of the ProjectNExT: New Experiences in Teaching. A Program to improve Undergraduate and Graduate Education in the United States.math. Originally trained in consumer behavior. Freeman School of Business. Thukral now researches issues in healthcare marketing and planning. He is a 1990 recipient of a Fulbright Lecturing Award. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. College of Arts and Sciences Texas Tech University 2001 Fellow of the Texas ProjectNExT : New Experiences in Teaching. 2003 Alumni Association New Faculty Award .mil http://www.ttu.usuhs.edu Bio: He formerly served as Assistant Professor at Kansas Statement University Marketing Department and at Tulane University A. University of Tulsa. Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences Department of Pathology Radha K. Dr. Professor of Pathology Address: 4301 Jones Bridge Road. 2002 Tribute to Teachers Outstanding Teacher Award. Texas Tech University. Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Texas Tech Alumni Association. Maryland 20814 T: F: rmaheshwari@usuhs. Texas Tech University. He has a program to improve health systems in India.org 36 .ttu. 2003 Member of the Teaching Academy . BITS Address: T: (504) 588 5460 F: firstname.lastname@example.org In case of changes.mil/pat/fac/Maheshwari.padhu@math. His research is highly interdisciplinary and it fosters involvement from highschool. A Program to improve Undergraduate and Graduate Education in the State of Texas. Department of Health Systems Management PhD in Business Administration. 87.edu http://www. 2002 Nominated for Ex-Students Association New Faculty Award .edu/~padhu/ Bio: Awards: 2004 Selected to Who's Who in America. MBA. Maheshwari. undergraduate and graduate students. Dr.B. 2002 Graduate Professor of the Year. 88. Clinical Professor. He is the principal organizer of the 2003 Redraider Minisymposium on "Mathematical and Computational Modeling of Biological Systems". Texas Tech University. Seshaiyer's research is in the broad area of computational mathematics with a focus on systematically developing and combining sophisticated numerical techniques with high performance computing and apply them to several computationally challenging problems arising in different applications. Lawrence (1983).Research: Dr. Bethesda. University of Kansas. Texas Tech University. Thukral is a Clinical Professor with the Health Systems Management department.
edu/~srini/ Bio: Research Interests . Assistant Professor PhD Computer Engineering.arizona. PO Box 210077. University of Arizona Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering Suvrajeet Sen. AZ 85721-0020 T: (520) 621-6556 or (520) 621-6551 F: email@example.com. BE (Hons) EEE. Assistant Professor PhD (1999) and MS (1991). 708. Systems and Industrial Engineering.Optical networks. Fourth St. MS.. 1040 E. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org 37 .Bio: Current Research Interests include cytokines-induced Inhibition of Pathogenesis 89. Tucson.arizona. Professor. Gould University of Arizona. University of Arizona Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Srinivasan Ramasubramanian.cs. Tucson. BITS Address : SIE Department.edu http://www. BE (Hons) Computer Science and MSc. BITS (1997) Address: Room ECE 320D. Communication networks and protocols. P. AZ 85721 T: (520) 626-8282 F: (520) 621-4246 email@example.com http://www. BITS (1986) Address: Gould-Simpson Bldg. Dept of Electrical & Computer Engineering.. BA and MS. Purdue University.arizona.arizona.edu http://www. Fault Tolerance System Modeling and Performance Analysis 92.O. Iowa State University (2002).edu/faculty/sen/ 91. Box 210020. Tucson.sie. PhD. University of Arizona Department of Computer Science Neelam Gupta. University of Arkansas In case of changes. of Arizona. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1982). AZ 85721 T: (520) 621-4521 F: srini@ece. Rm.arizona. University of Louisville (1978).ece.edu/people/ngupta/ 90. Univ.
uark. MBA. He is a Fellow of IEEE.D. MBA. Urbana-Champaign (1989). He has published and presented his work on knowledge management in several practitioner and research outlets. BITS (1980) Address: Center for Embedded Computer Systems. Virtual Reality and Computer Aided Design. organizational memory and competition in high velocity environments. Machine Learning.asp?type=profile&id=145000&group=MGMT Bio: His major areas of research include knowledge management in organizations.edu http://www. University of California at Irvine Center for Embedded Computer Systems Nikil Dutt. Center for Embedded Computer Systems (CECS) Ph. Irvine. Artificial Intelligence. BHU Address: B232 Bourns Hall.Sam M. 93. Fayetteville. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. BITS (1988) Address: 1 University of Arkansas. Professor of ICS and ECE. Riverside. AR 72701-1201 T: (479) 575-6232 F: vanand@walton. MIT. CA 92697-3425. Image and Video Databases. IIFT. University of Illinois. Business. Robotics.ucr. BITS. Computer Science.edu/faculty/ee/bhanu. AAAS and IAPR. Prior to his academic career. International Business.engr. BS. 94. Electrical Engineering PhD.org 38 . University of California. Professor. (1999). He has taught at both the undergraduate and MBA level and was the recipient of the College of Business Teaching Excellence Award at Arizona State University in 1998. 1990.uark. Institute of Technology. M Engg.edu/faculty/search. Management PhD. University of California at Irvine Department of Engineering Bir Bhanu.html Bio: He came to UCR from his position of Senior Honeywell Fellow at Honeywell Inc.ucr. He is the Director of the Center for Research in Intelligent Systems (CRIS) at UCR.edu http://waltoncollege. Walton College of Business Vikas Anand. University of California. MS Electrical Engineering. BE (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. he was a manager in two large multi-national corporations and worked extensively on marketing and strategic positions in Africa and Asia. 444 CS. Arizona State University. Computer Vision. Assistant Professor. Irvine. Graphics. CA 92521 T: (909) 787-3954 F: bhanu@shivish. USA In case of changes. Signal and Image Processing. BE (Hons) Civil Engg & MSc (Hons) Physics. Visualization. University of Southern California.
He is a member of the IEEE Communications Society.5. Internet technology. 110 Westwood Plaza Box 951481 . and is an Editor for ACM TODAES and IEEE TVLSI. Anderson Graduate School of Management Kumar Rajaram. He serves as ViceChair of ACM/SIGDA and IFIP WG-10. and Technology Management PhD. University of Massachusetts at Amherst (1993). in Malibu from 1998 to 2000.edu/~krish/ Bio: Dr.cs. Bourns Hall. University of California. BITS. He has been leading or been the co-principal investigator on various Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency-funded projects including ones on Next Generation Internet and Small Unit Operations. Canada. Riverside. BITS Address: Gold Hall. network security and active networks. HRL Laboratories.ucr. San Diego. BE (Hons) and MSc (Hons). Dr. MS. 95. MSc.anderson. lightwave networks. MSc (Mathematics with Honors) (1991). Krishnamurthy was awarded the 2000 Technology Achievement Award from HRL Laboratories. University of California. computer architecture and optimizing compilers. He has also been on the Technical Program Committees of numerous conferences including INFOCOM 2001. Dr. University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) John E.edu/x985.edu www.edu/~dutt/ Bio: His current research interests include embedded systems CAD.ucla. Operations.edu http://www. He is the Local Arrangements Chair for ACM Mobihoc 2001. California 90095-1481 T: (310) 825-4154 F: kumar.Los Angeles. Krishnamurthy was a Research Staff Member/Scientist. Department of Computer Science & Engineering Srikanth Krishnamurthy. Managerial Science & Applied Economics (1997).ucr. 1991. Industrial Engineering & Operations Research. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Assistant Professor.ics. Room B-410. Krishnamurthy’s research is in the areas of wireless systems and networks. Riverside.T: (949) 824-7219 F: (949) 824-7219 dutt@uci. He was the Technical Co-Chair for WOSBIS-99 (Workshop on Satellite Based Information Services). broadband networks. queuing theory and stochastic processes.uci. Concordia University.xml In case of changes. satellite systems and networks. 96. BITS Address: A-145.ucla. University of California at Riverside Bourns College of Engineering. Operations and Information Management (1998) and MA.org 39 . Computer Science and Engineering PhD. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Associate Professor in the Decisions.rajaram@anderson. BE (Electrical & Electronics Engineering with Honors). algorithm design and analysis. CA 92521 T: (909) 787-2348 F: krish@cs. multimedia systems.edu http://www. LLC.
He is a Fellow of the International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE). Denmark.edu/~trivedi/ Bio: Mohan Trivedi is professor of electrical and computer engineering at the Jacobs School and director. and Sigma Xi. won the prestigious Franz Edelman Finalist Award for Achievement in Operations Research and Management. Currently. in the aftermath of the Chernobyl accident in 1986. Dr.ucsd. and government institutes from Japan. Rajaram's research interests include applied optimization in the design and control of large-scale industrial processes and in retail operations management. Rajaram's other honors include the George Robbins Award and the Citibank Teaching Award from The Anderson School faculty. He is listed in the Who's Who in the Frontiers of Science and Technology. and Cybernetics Society. Trivedi. He has established collaborative relationships with academic. BE (Hons) Electronics. India. He has served as the General Chair for a number of major conferences in the artificial intelligence and robotics fields. active perception and machine vision. special issues. Image Processing and Computer Vision Committee of the IEEE Systems. Professor.. He is a frequent consultant to various national and international industry and government agencies. Computer Vision and Robotics Research laboratory. Mailcode #0407 La Jolla. His team is engaged in a broad range of sponsored research studies in sensorbased mobile manipulators. In case of changes. Dr Trivedi has established the Computer Vision and Robotics Research Laboratory. He serves as the Editor-in-Chief of Machine Vision and Applications. Electrical & Computer Engineering and Director. the official journal of the International Association of Pattern Recognition. he chairs the Pattern Recognition. video presentations. to help in mine detection efforts in the Gulf War. Expert on robotics. CA 92093-0407 T: (858) 822-0075 F: (858) 822-1918 trivedi@ece. Who's Who in the World and other similar publications. and in 1991.org 40 . and New Zealand. France. He is a recipient of the Pioneer Award (Technical Activities) and the Meritorious Service Award of the IEEE Computer Society and the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Utah State University. UCSD Program in Advanced Manufacturing PhD (1979) and ME (1976). He has published extensively and has edited over a dozen volumes including books. Rajaram has developed a new control paradigm to increase the productivity of large-scale industrial processes. industrial. Singapore. 97.Bio: Dr. Dr. working on vision-based and augmented-reality systems that could have security iterations for airplane and building security monitoring. He serves or has served as an associate editor of a number of journals. as well as robotics for explosives/bio-agent detection. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. He served as the Chairman of the Robotics Technical Committee of the Computer Society of the IEEE (1987-1989). Dr. His work on behalf of Cerestar. Europe's leading manufacturer of starch-based products. Tau Beta Pi. University of California at San Diego Electrical & Computer Engineering Department Mohan M. American Men and Women of Science. Who's Who in American Education. Has experience responding to crisis.ucsd. Rajaram saved the company more than $11 million annually by improving its refining processes. 9500 Gilman Dr. interactive interfaces for human-machine systems. and remote sensing. BITS (1974) Address: Science and Engineering Research Facility (SERF). He has focused on developing analytical models of complicated systems with a strong emphasis on practical implementation. “smart” cars and rooms. when he responded to request from DOE for research on robotics for nuclear plant safety.edu http://swiftlet. Man. Australia. He is currently an associate editor for the journal Management Science. and conference proceedings. Utah State University. He has been elected to the honor societies of Phi Kappa Phi. Room 103. Through use of a technique known as Robust Process Control.
Merit Scholarship from 1983 to 1987 and was nominated for the Yale Prize Teaching Fellowship in 1992. and data mining and online analytical processing.98. Dr. He currently serves as an Associate Editor of an international journal on Distributed and Parallel Databases (Kluwer). for the paper "Exploring Spatial Datasets with Histograms".edu http://www. Santa Barbara. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. In case of changes. SUNY Stony Brook. Department of Computer Science.ucsb. bioinformatics. Dr. the development of highly accurate and efficient algorithms for the numerical solution of differential and integral equations. and the development of new accurate and efficient algorithms for inverse scattering and computer vision problems. University of California at Santa Barbara Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Shiv Chandrasekaran. Distributed Algorithms and Asynchronous Systems. His current research activities are focused in the areas of hardware acceleration of spatial operations. Shiv worked for a year as a Visiting Instructor at the Mathematics Department of North Carolina State University in Raleigh. symposia.edu/~agrawal/ Bio: He is on the faculty of the Department of Computer Science at the University of California at Santa Barbara since 1987. He is also currently serving as the Chair of the Computer Science Department at UCSB. University of California at Santa Barbara Computer Science Department Divyakant Agrawal. (1984). 99. Agrawal has served in various capacities on the Program Committees of numerous conferences. BITS (1980) Address: Room 3117. BE (Hons) EEE.edu/Faculty/Chandrasekaran/default. Department of Computer Science PhD (1987) and MS.org 41 . and workshops. Computer Science. Agrawal's research interests are in the areas of distributed systems and databases. Fault-tolerant Systems and Replicated Databases.ucsb. Scalable I/O Techniques for Multimedia Data. Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering PhD. His current research interests include the development of new stable algorithms for the fast updating and downdating of structured systems of linear equations. Professor and Chair.edu http://www. Yale University (19XX). BE (Hons) EEE. Agrawal also holds Visiting Senior Research Scientist position at NEC Computing and Communication Research Laboratories. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Engineering I. Efficient Indexing and Retrieval of Multimedia Data. Santa Barbara. CA 93106-5110 T: (805) 893-4385 F: (805) 893-8553 firstname.lastname@example.org. peer-to-peer data sharing architectures. query processing over data-streams. He received the BITS.ucsb. Workflow Management Systems.ece. Digital Libraries. Dr. Engineering I. He has authored and co-authored numerous publications on the topics related to Transaction Processing.cs. CA 93106-9560 T: (805) 893-7542 F: (805) 893-3262 shiv@ece. etc.html Bio: After completing his PhD at Yale University. BITS (1987) Address: Room 3109. He and his co-authors received the bestpaper award in ICDE 2002.
University of Central Florida School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Sumanta N. The second stream of research involves building response models to various marketing stimuli such as advertising (in consumer packaged goods and in digital environments). Computer Science.100. post-doctoral researcher at Rennes. His research interests include building models to solve marketing problems in various domains such as retailing.uchicago. Assistant Professor of Marketing PhD. journal articles. umbrella brands and experiential products. he held marketing and managerial positions at Unilever and ORG Systems (a Unisys coventure). BITS (1993) Address: Computer Science Building. IIM (1990). His interests are in econometric modeling with special focus on Bayesian methodology. India. University of Chicago Graduate School of Business Puneet Manchanda. he is investigating how consumers evaluate and purchase multiple items such as grocery shopping baskets. His current research is along two streams. PGDBM.shtml Bio: Prior to joining the University of Chicago. Chicago IL 60637 T: (773) 702-5421 F: puneet. Bhabha Atomic Research Center. direct marketing and Internet marketing. BITS (1987) Address: 1101 East 58th Street.uchicago. Pattanaik has authored numerous publications.org 42 . India and scientific officer. he is teaching Computer Graphics Systems I and his research interests are in the areas of realistic image synthesis and display and visualization. In case of changes.edu http://gsbwww. conference tutorials and has edited a recent book entitled "Proceedings of IFIP-ICCG93. Pattanaik has had a variety of professional experience including the positions of research associate in the Program of Computer Graphics at Cornell University." 101. product bundles. Orlando. Department of Computer Science PhD. Dr. Room 250. He teaches Marketing Management and Marketing Strategy at the University of Chicago.edu/kilts/fellows/manchanda.ucf.edu http://www. Associate Professor. BE (Hons). University of Central Florida. In the first stream. Bombay. including ACMSIGGRAPH articles.edu/~sumant/ Bio: Dr. Pattanaik. senior staff scientist at the Department of Computer Graphics at the National Center for Software Technology in Bombay.ucf. He has also taught at Columbia University and University of Bombay. Columbia University (1998). conference and workshop articles. France and later at Cornell. Currently.manchanda@gsb. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com. pharmaceuticals. Florida 32816-2450 T: (407) 823-2638 F: sumant@cs. India.
IIM Calcutta. Another part of Sah's research has attempted to explain important social patterns. He has studied the effects and designs of various public finance policies in less developed countries. Chicago IL 60637 T: Phone: (773) 834-1720 F: ssriniva@gsb. financial institutions. (1993) Address: 1101 East 58th Street.html Bio: Sah joined the University of Chicago in 1991. published in the Journal of Political Economy (December 1991). Previously. He is currently on editorial board of the Review of Marketing Science. BE. IIM Ahmedabad.edu In case of changes. Sah's research spans several areas.uchicago. 102. In the area of public finance. after having visited the University's Department of Economics during the 1989-1990 academic year. such as crime in the United States and the persistence and pervasiveness of corruption in many countries. and governments. Professor PhD. Harris School of Public Policy Studies Raaj K. In this vein is his study. the subject of his Book: Peasants versus City-Dwellers: Taxation and the Burden of Economic Development (Oxford University Press. Harvard Business School (2004). BITS Address: 1155 E. Awards: Three teaching awards including Professor of the Year at U Chicago. Assistant Professor of Accounting DBA (Accounting).sales force effort (in the pharmaceutical industry) and product introductions (in consumer packaged goods). he has written on the limitations on the extent to which incomes can be redistributed through conventional taxes and subsidies. BITS Pilani (1991).edu/faculty/sah. Stiglitz. and serves as its Principal Investment Advisor and an Advisor to MyRichUncle. In addition. Suite 141 T: (773) 702 0085 F: r-sah@uchicago. co-authored with Joseph E.org 43 .uchicago.edu www.harrisschool. He is also a Partner at Lumin Asset Management. University of Chicago Irving B. University of Chicago Graduate School of Business Suraj Srinivasan. Sah taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and at Yale University. Sah. Sah has researched fertility and mortality changes in less developed countries in an attempt to understand long-term demographic transitions. University of Pennsylvania. Social Osmosis and Patterns of Crime. Sah has served as an advisor to several corporations. a global hedge fund with US$50 Mln in assets. He has also been invited as a speaker to various industry research conferences. MBA. 1992). call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. He was the True North Communications Junior Scholar at the University of Chicago in 1999-200 and was recently named a Marketing Science Institute Junior Scholar. MSc (Hons) Physics and BE (Hons) EEE. PGDBM. international organizations. and he has been a visiting faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania and at Princeton University. 60th Street. He has presented his research at many universities in the United States and abroad and his papers have appeared in Marketing Science and Marketing Letters.com 103.
PhD (1998) and MS (1996).colorado. University of Colorado at Boulder Electrical and Computer Engineering Kuldip C. Boulder. Electrical and Computer Engineering. Boulder. USA). CO 80309-0425 T: (860) 486-2772 F: (860) 486-4817 ssg@engr. PhD. and a Member of the Electromagnetics Academy (MIT. ME and BE IISc Bangalore. Campus Box 425.duke. He is listed in Who's Who in America. a member of the IEEE Technical Committee on Microwave Field Theory (MTT-15).edu/c1. On sabbatical from the University of Colorado in 1993-94. Duke University. 105.104. BITS. Who's Who in Engineering. Who's Who in the World.K. Gupta is a Fellow of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Campus Box 425.) and three journals of IETE (India).ee. He is on the editorial boards of IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. and Who's Who in American Education.uconn. BTS Pilani (1994) Address: Office Engineering Center ECEE 197A. International Journal of Numerical Modeling (John Wiley. Earlier. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters (John Wiley). USA).edu http://mems.org 44 . CO 80309-0425 T: (303) 492-7498 F: firstname.lastname@example.org. He is the founding editor of the International Journal of Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Computer-Aided Engineering. published by John Wiley since 1991. U. Assistant Professor. and Digital Electronics (CAMPmode) at the University of Colorado. Punjab University Address: Office Engineering Center ECEE 197A. he is also the Associate Director for the NSF I/UCR Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Packaging of Microwave. he had a long stay (since 1969) at IIT Kanpur. BE (Hons) EEE & BE (Hons) Computer Science. where he was a Professor in Electrical Engineering until 1975. Gupta. Gupta has been at the University of Colorado since 1983. Presently. Gupta was a Visiting Professor at the IISc Bangalore and a Consultant at the Indian Telephone Industries. Optical. a co-chair of the IEEE MTT-S Technical Committee on CAD (MTT-1). a Fellow of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (India).persnnl/faculty/gupta_kc. and on the Technical Program Committees for MTT-S International Symposia. initially as a Visiting Professor and later as a Professor. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com/~ssg/ In case of changes. Prof. Professor. a Member of URSI (Commission D.shtml Bio: Prof. Prof. He is a member of the ADCOM for the MTT Society of IEEE. BSc.edu http://www. USA). University of Connecticut Department of Computer Science & Engineering Swapna Gokhale.
life science and architecture students. BITS (1993). (1991) 108. (1996). University of Georgia College of Agricultural & Environmental Science Raj R. University of Massachusetts. Specifically. Research Scientist. 107. MS Physics. Bangalore. MS. He recently received a $100. Physics. BE. BITS Address: 4001 W. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Rao. India. Rhodes Center for Animal and Dairy Science PhD.edu/~rajrao Bio: His current projects involve identification of appropriate growth and differentiation conditions for embryonic stem cells. He has published papers in theoretical atomic and particle physics. University of Georgia (2001). Software testing. QoS issues in wireless and wireline networks. Program comprehension and understanding and Performance and dependability evaluation of computer systems and networks 106. He joined the University in 1998. Software architecture. he is associated in a collaborative project with the Tissue Engineering group at Georgia Tech (GTEC) with a focus on developing cell sourcing technology for eventual applications in cardiovascular disease treatments. Detroit.org 45 .Bio: Research Interests: My current research interests lie in the following areas: Security and quality issues in converged IP/PSTN networks. Biological Engineering.000 research grant for developing biomaterials and microenvironments to aid in the production of endothelial cells from embryonic stem cells. Biological & Agricultural Engineering Departmental Scholarship. Nominated for "Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges" at the University of Texas. McNichols Rd.edu http://www. PO Box 19900. reliability and performance. University of Detroit Mercy Department of Physics Eswara Prasad Venugopal. Prasad teaches general physics courses and laboratories for engineering. Associate Professor of Physics PhD.uga. (1995) Jawaharlal Nehru Summer Fellowship for conducting research at the Indian Institute of Sciences.. GA 30602 T: (706)542-4941 F: (706)542-7925 rajrao@uga. Chemical Engineering and MSc (Hons) Biological Sciences.edu Bio: Assistant Professor of Physics. University of Texas at San Antonio (1996). MSc (Tech) Computer Science. Edgar L. University of Georgia In case of changes. Athens. MI 48219 T: (313) 993-3379 F: 313-993-1187 venugoep@udmercy. Utah State University. Rhodes ADS Center. Amherst. His recent research deals with chiral anomalies in photon-hadron interactions.. Awards: Engineering Graduate Research Enhancement Award (for outstanding graduate students) (1998). Biotechnology. San Antonio. Address: 454.arches.
he served in R&D groups at Bellcore (now Telcordia Technologies). over 125 invited talks. Dr. Sheth joined the UGA and started the LSDIS lab in 1994.org 46 . as well as two patents. and has been on advisory boards and panels of several intertantional project. Colorado State University. ARDC and industry. Inc.edu http://www-ee. NRL.cs. a venture capital funded enterprise software and Semantic Web technology startup based on the research at the LSDIS lab. consortia and funding agencies. 415 GSRC. BITS (1983) Address: 2540 Dole Street. Sheth founded Taalee.hawaii. and Honeywell. Malhotra is the co-editor of two books. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Athens GA 30602-7404. Director. Department of Electrical Engineering PhD (1987) and MS (1983). has led seven international conferences and workshops as a General/Program (co-)chair.. University of Hawaii at Manoa Department of Electrical Engineering Vinod Malhotra.edu/EEPage/Faculty/Bios/vinod.eng. Holmes 442. He is on the editorial board of six journals. In August 1999. Semagix. He also has three invited papers. He managed Taalee as its CEO until June 2001 when it was acquired by Voquette. workflow management.Department of Computer Science Amit P Sheth. He has served as a symposium chairman and technical session chairman for State-of-the-art Program On Compound Semiconductor symposia of ECS.edu http://lsdis. Inc). Associate Professor. Inc. His research has led research of over $10 million in large and small companies and at UGA. 109.uga. He is also a recipient of the Regents Medal for Excellence in Teaching. Electrochemical Society (ECS).html Bio: Dr. BE EEE. BE (Hons) EEE. Sheth enjoys mixing activities that span from conceptual research to entrepreneurship. Electrical Engineering. He is a member of the American Vacuum Society (AVS). Unisys. (now Semagix.hawaii. Inc PhD (1985) and MS (1983). BITS (1981) Address: Large Scale Distributed Information Systems Lab. including two outstanding conference papers.uga. Professor. and resulting in three commercial products and several deployed applications. NSF.eng. 1991 (highest honor in teaching at the University of Hawaii). has been on company and consortia boards. co-author of a book-chapter and over twenty journal publications.edu/~amit Bio: Prof. He has over 150 publications. He has also founded another high-tech company—Infocosm. and semantic interoperability. Ohio State University. and Eta Kappa Nu. Honolulu. Sheth has given twelve keynote talks at international conferences and meetings. Inc. funded by NIST. Large Scale Distributed Information Systems Lab. Subsequently he has been the CTO for Voquette. Co-founder/CTO. tutorials and professional courses. In case of changes.. and a patent to his credit. Inc. has served on over 75 program and organization committees. and some of the most cited papers in federated databases. USA T: (706) 542-2310 F: (706) 542-4771 firstname.lastname@example.org best poster award. HI 96822 T: (808) 956-7609 F: (808) 956-3427 vinod@spectra. Computer Sc. From 1985 to 1994. Dr.
1994 – 1995. Environmental Engineering PhD (1995) and MS (1991). Rice University. Larson Aquatic Research Scholarship for PhD study. IIM Ahmedabad (1998). In case of changes. where he participated in many research projects in collaboration with the industry. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. He is also developing novel low-damage 'soft' plasma processes for SiNx deposition using electron cyclotron resonance plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition technique. Ranganathan was an Assistant Professor of MIS at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Earlier. such as HBTs.org 47 . Chicago. Texas 77204-4003 T: (713) 743-4265 F: (713) 743-4260 chellam@uh. BITS (1986) Address: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. IL 60607-7124 T: (312) 996-2676 F: ranga@uic. Houston. 2402 University Hall. MC 294. MSM photodetectors and VCSELs. Environmental Science & Engineering. He held research positions at National University of Singapore during 1997-98.His current research interest includes wet and dry processes for passivation of GaAs and InP surfaces and surface-sensitive devices. 1992–1993. Assistant Professor. Assistant Professor PhD. and fundamentals of memory switching in silicon thin films for fuseprogrammable memories.uh. Doctoral fellowship. Boston (1998-99) where he was engaged in technical and BPR-related projects.edu/cive/faculty/chellam/ Bio: Awards include National Science Foundation CAREER award. apart from working as a programmer in a software firm. 601 South Morgan Street. 1992–1994 111. and Eleanor and Mills Bennett Fellowship. Ranga has also consulted for several private and public sector organizations. His previous work includes novel optical sensors. Rice University. MSc BITS Address: University of Illinois at Chicago. 110.egr.edu http://www.edu http://www. University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering Shankar Chellam.htm Bio: Prior to joining UIC.uic.edu/cba/cba-depts/ids/facultyprofiles/ranga. American Chemical Society and American Water Works Association. N107 Engineering Building 1. MSc (Hons) Chemistry and BE (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Information and Decision Sciences Ranganathan Chandrasekaran. Rice University. Ranga worked as a management consultant at Exeter Group. fabrication and characterization of refractory metal silicides.
edu Bio: Sriraj joined UTC in March as a Research Assistant Professor. Sriraj completed his PhD work at IIT in fall 1999. BE (Hons) Civil Engineering BITS Address: Urban Transportation Center(MC357). Research Assistant Professor MS. S. 412. Department of Computer Science. His dissertation proposal won the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Award. land-use modeling and pedestrian analysis of corridors in downtown Chicago.Ranga's current research interests include E-commerce.60607 T: (312) 413 7568 F: (312) 413 0006 sriraj@uic. IL . and Bio-MEMS Numerical Methods (meshless.uiuc. Peoria. (1995). NCSA Faculty Fellow. Narayan R Aluru. 1999.edu/aluru/www/ Bio: Awards include National Science Foundation CAREER Award. He stood first in his Masters program at BITS. MC-251. University of Illinois at Chicago. 112. 1999. His doctoral dissertation on strategic IT decisions won the best doctoral dissertation award at the International Conference on Information Systems. He has worked on research projects ranging from traffic flow simulation. 2001. Chicago. He has authored five case studies on different IT issues. IL 61801 T: (217) 333-1180 F: (217) 244-4333 aluru@uiuc. General Engineering Department and Beckman Institute PhD. (1991). Mathews Avenue. invited columnist to some practitioner IT magazines. Illinois Institute of Technology. Research includes Computational Analysis and Design of Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS). He is also a regular.org 48 . Suite 340. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.000 research grant in 1996. some of which have been prize winning. and a $25. microfluidics. boundary-element. fast algorithms) and Parallel Computing Computational Bionanotechnology Computational and Design Aspects of Nanoelectromechanical Systems (NEMS). MSc (Hons) Physics &. Xerox Award. In case of changes. His paper won the SIM International paper contest in 2001. CMES Distinguished Young Author Award. BE (Hons).S. 113. He has over ten publications in various conference proceedings. M. University of Illinois at Chicago Urban Transport Center P S Sriraj. 2002.. finite-element. He has three journal publications and eight that are forthcoming or under review at leading MIS journals. 405 N. IS strategy.edu https://netfiles. and Business Process Reengineering. 2002. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Urbana. BITS (1989) Address: 3265 Beckman Institute. 1998. From October 1998 to July 1999 he served as a technical consultant at IIT designing and implementing a demand responsive vanpool program for the patients of the Illinois Eye Institute in Chicago. Civil Engineering. Willett Faculty Scholar. Assistant Professor. Stanford University. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Int. He has codeveloped and taught 2 new interdisciplinary courses. BE (Hons) EEE. University of Illinois. He was selected as President of India's (Eagle) Scout (1966). 1992) and Face Detection and Hand Gesture Recognition for Vision-Based Human Computer Interaction (Kluwer. Piore award of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.ece. and as guest coeditor of Artificial Intelligence Journal's 1995 special issue on vision. Computer Vision. and parallel algorithms. and Image Processing. commercial and government organizations. Government of India. His research is on integrated use of multiple visual sources of scene information for image sensing. He has received or applied for 7 patents. He has developed and taught 4 new courses. Books: Co-author Pattern Models (Wiley. Vaidya. Inc. Journal of Imaging Systems and Technology. Journal of Pattern Analysis and Applications.edu http://www.asp?n-ahuja Bio: From 1974 to 1975. and the use of information technology in societal development. sensors. UGC Fellowship (192-74). and a dairy plant. Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision. Served on the editorial boards of the journals IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence.. 115. Mathews Avenue.114. University of Illinois dairy. e has coedited the book Advances in Image Understanding (IEEE Press. established 2 new laboratories and taught a number of engineering courses. He has graduated 23 Ph. and collaboration among Illinois Department of Agriculture. and Coordinated Science Laboratory PhD.D. Illinois 61801 T: (217) 333-1837 F: (217) 244-8371 email@example.com. He helped initiate an automation effort at Corning. Associate (1998-99) and Beckman Associate (1990-91) in the University of Illinois Center for Advanced Study. and President of India's Merit Award (1966). ME. Associate Professor. Since 1979. Westinghouse. 405 N. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.uiuc.edu/faculty/faculty. 70 journal papers and 200 conference papers. Bangalore(1974). New Delhi. Honeywell and Advanced Technology. Graphics. 1996). he was with the Department of Electronics. students and 30 M. analysis and synthesis. and for the development of a radar system. National Scholarship (1967-72).org 49 . IISc. Department of Computer Science. and their applications. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. University of Maryland (1979). robotics. Donald Biggar Willet Professor of Engineering. The results of his research have been used in industrial systems at General Electric. He has supervised 45 undergraduate research projects. Lockheed. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Nitin H. In case of changes. 2001). he has been with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Inc. Awards: 1999 Emanuel R. 1983). Narendra Ahuja. students. image processing.. 1998 Technology Achievement Award of the International Society for Optical Engineering.S. Motion and Structure from Image Sequences (Springer-Verlag. He has served as reviewer for over 60 professional journals. and Journal of Information Science and Technology. He has been a chair/committee member/keynote speaker for 35 national and international conferences. His research interests are broadly in computer vision. Honorable mention for the 1999 University of Illinois Award for Guiding Undergraduate Research. Beckman Institute. He has published about 20 book chapters. Founding University Scholar Award (1985).uiuc. Urbana. Computer Science. NSF/White House's founding Presidential Young Investigator Award (1984). He has consulted with about 15 national and international. Electrical Communication Engineering. image synthesis. magazines and conferences. BITS(1972) Address: Beckman Institute.
mobile computing. 1308 West Main Street. BE. University of Wisconsin (1970). BITS (1965) In case of changes.uiuc.uiowa. Library and Information Science and Management Sciences PhD Syracuse 1985. BITS. University of Iowa Henry B.org 50 . IA 52240-1419 T: (319) 353-2956 F: (319) 335-3624 sriram@cs. Department of Computer Science.edu http://www. Iowa City. Urbana.uiowa. Surana. Mechanical Engineering (math minor).BE (1986). IA 52242-1000 T: (319) 335-5708 F: padmini-srinivasan@uiowa. BITS (1987) Address: 101 G McLean Hall.edu firstname.lastname@example.org/mansci/faculty/psriniva. Deanne E.edu http://www. Iowa City. ME (1988).edu/~nhv/ 116. MS (1991). Areas of Interest: fault-tolerant computing. University of Kansas Department of Mechanical Engineering Karan S. Associate Professor.biz. University of Iowa Department of Computer Science Sriram V.cs. Ackers Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering PhD (1970) and MS (1966). University of Massachusetts.edu http://www. Virginia Polytechnic. MSc (Hons) BITS (1978) Address: 3067 Main Library. University of Iowa. Graph Algorithms and Distributed Computing 118.html 117. Pemmaraju. Associate Professor PhD (1992) & MS (1989). MSc (Tech) Computer Science.crhc. MC-228. Mechanical Engineering.uiowa. The University of Iowa. IISc Bangalore. PhD (1993).edu/~sriram/ Bio: Research interests in Discrete Mathematics. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. IL 61801 T: (217) 265-5414 F: (217) 244-5685 nhv@crhc. Tippie College of Business Padmini Srinivasan. and applied coding theory Address: 458 Coordinated Science Laboratory.uiuc. distributed systems.
MSc (Tech) Computer Science. LA 70504 T: (337) 482-6766 (Office) F: (337) 482-5791 (Fax) arun@louisiana. Assistant Professor PhD. Baltimore. Case Western Reserve University (1990).htm 119. #2 Rex Street. Lafayette. Syracuse University. WILLIAMS BUILDING. Courant Institute.louisiana. Suite 435.edu http://www. Associate Professor of Computer Science PhD.org 51 . MD 21250 T: Tel: +1-410-455-3298 F: Fax: +1-410-455-1066 In case of changes. (2000).edu/~arun 120. University of Louisiana at Lafayette. MSc. NYU.UMD. Baltimore County Department of Mathematics & Statistics Madhu Nayakkankuppam.edu and VS@CS.engr. BITS (1985) Address: Inst for Computer Studies. University of Maryland Department of Computer Mathematical & Physical Sciences Venkatramana Subrahmanian.edu/users/vs/ Bio: Recipient of NSF Faculty Early Career Development Awards and Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (formerly Presidential Young Investigator Awards) 121. College Park. 3733 A. MD 20742-3255 T: (301) 405-2711 F: email@example.com. BITS (1982) Address: Center for Advanced Computer Studies. 3008 Learned Hall.edu/me/fac_sura. University of Louisiana at Lafayette The Center for Advanced Computer Studies Arun Lakhotia. University of Maryland. MS.ku. Computer Science and Professor of Institute for Advanced Computer Studies. Professor. University of Maryland.cacs.V. Department of Computer Science PhD (1989) and MS (1987).Address: Mechanical Engineering Dept.umd. Kansas 66045-2234 T: (785) 864-2988 F: (785) 864-5254 surana@ku.EDU http://www. BE (Hons) BITS (1992) Address: Department of Mathematics & Statistics Office: MP 427. Lawrence. 1000 Hilltop Circle. Indian Institute of Science (1994).edu www. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa.
This semester he is teaching calculus and analytical geometry and Introduction to Linear Algebra. non-smooth optimization. MA 01003-4940 T: (413) 545-5682 F: shrmn@som. University of Massachussetts at Amherst Eugene M Isenberg School of Management Anurag Sharma. large-scale applications and computational issues including numerical linear algebra and parallel computing. Research interests include learning in natural and artificial systems. 123. University of Virginia. and applications of connectionist learning techniques to problems in control. MSc (Hons) Mathematics & BE (Hons) Electrical Engineering (1984).edu Bio: Senior Postdoctoral Researcher working in the Adaptive NetWorks Laboratory and the Laboratory for Perceptual Robotics.. University of North Carolina. firstname.lastname@example.org http://www. B. University of Massachusetts. Computer Science (1992) and MS.math.som.html In case of changes. University of Massachussetts at Amherst Department of Computer Science Vijaykumar Gullapalli. University of Massachusetts. Address: Isenberg School of Management. BITS. and pattern recognition. Chapel Hill. Assistant Professor PhD in Strategic Management.Laboratory for Advanced System Software PhD. convex analysis. Computer Science. Optimization Methods and Software and Pattern Recognition.umass. MBA. Current work involves mathematical analysis of the convergence properties of learning algorithms and the application of learning algorithms to problems in robot control under uncertainty and noise.umbc.edu http://www.umass.edu/som/academic/dept/management/faculty/sharma.umass. His research interests include optimization. cognition. 1989. Senior Postdoctoral Researcher. interior-point algorithms. Amherst. algorithms for learning and adaptation in connectionist systems.org 52 . Amherst. Nayakkankuppam has published in journals including Mathematical Programming. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Modern languages and Linguistics.S. Room 328.edu/~madhu/ Bio: Madhu Nayakkankuppam was a postdoctoral fellow at the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences before coming to UMBC. especially linear and nonlinear semi-definite programming. Address: T: (413) 545-1596 or (413) 545-3143 (Lab) F: (413) 545-1249 vijay@cs.
125. 2000. Anupidhi. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com http://www.umn. (1989).edu http://www-mount. Research: Supply Chain Management.edu/Academics/Departments/Sms/Sms/FacultyBio. Information Systems. Ann Arbor.E. MI 48109-1234 T: (734)615-8621 F: (734)936-0279 anupindi@umich. R. BE. Information & Decision Sciences DBA.jsp?facultyID=125 Bio: First Prize. Department of Biomedical Engineering PhD Carnegie Mellon University.itdean. Graduate School of Industrial Administration.umich.124. First Prize.bus. IIT Delhi (1984).edu/%7Eharjani/ http://www2. 1999. 126. BE (Hons) EEE. Wrote book. BITS (1981) In case of changes. Minneapolis. Management of Manufacturing and Automation. BE(Hons) EEE. BITS (1982) Address: University of Michigan Business School.ee. Jan van Mieghem. Tech Electrical Engineering. Carnegie Mellon University. Deshmukh. S. 2001-02. Boston University (1997). Ann Arbor Michigan Business School Ravi Anupindi. Supply Contracts and Inventory Management.umn. (A text for MBA Operations Core class).org 53 . Kluwer Academic Publishers 1998. MN 55455 T: (612) 625-4032 F: harjani@ece. Managing Business Process Flows.. Chopra. BITS (1982) Address: Department of Electrical & Computer Eng. IIM Bangalore (1983). University of Michigan. PGDM. Just-in-Time Systems and OperationsManufacturing Interfaces. 2003. University of Minnesota Institute of Technology Ramesh Harjani. 701 Tappan Avenue. Associate Professor. Zemel.edu/faculty/detail. M. SRC/IBM SiGe Design Challenge. Best Paper Awards at the 1987 IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference and GOMAC 98. 200 Union Street S.umn. University of Minnesota. Distinguished Lecturer.. D3217. He is a co-author of the book. ME Automation. Michael R. Inc. S. IEEE Circuits and Systems Society. Recipient of 1996 Operations Research Meritorious Service Award. Information Systems. SRC Copper Design Challenge. Design of Modulators for Oversampled Converters. Assistant Professor. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow & Associate Professor of Operations and Management Science PhD (1993) and MS (1989). IISc Bangalore (1984). and E.asp?id=000596740 Bio: Assistant Professor of Marketing at Kellogg from 1993-00 and Associate Professor of Operations Management at Stern from 200002. University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management Mani Subramani. Department of Electrical Engineering and Graduate Faculty. National Science Foundation Research Initiation Award in 1991. Prentice Hall.
resource sharing and synergy within sales forces. 1998 127. MMS. and telecommunications. NE 68588-0492 T: (402) 472-3374 F: (402) 472-9777 rsohi1@unl. December 2000. University of Nebraska College of Business Administration Ravipreet S Sohi. Minneapolis. distribution. and in sales management and channels issues in general. Teaching Interests: Channels of Distribution. NSF Grant for research on Electronic Commerce and Inter-organizational Relationships. BE (Hons) BITS (1980). Department of Management Science PhD. University of Wisconsin. Address: Marketing. P. Operations Research. CBA 318. NC.cba. Sales Management. Charlotte. Marketing Management. Mechanical Engineering. School of Business Administration. In case of changes.miami. 128.edu/~anuj/ Bio: Research and teaching interests include Management science modeling and methods. University of Miami & Carnegie Mellon GSIA (Visiting) School of Business Administration Anuj Mehrotra. Georgia Institute of Technology.org 54 . Associate Professor of Marketing Ph. and Marketing Strategy/Policy.bus. optimization techniques for large scale applications in scheduling.asp?ID=1052 Bio: Research Interests: In the areas of competitive marketing strategies.umn. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org/Faculty/Mani/Homepage/ Bio: Best Paper Award at the 20th Annual International Conference on Information Systems. FL 33124-8237 T: (305) 284-1973 F: (305)-284-2321 anuj@miami. University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Lincoln. BITS (1986) Address: Nieuwland 417K Jenkins Building. Box 880492. 1992.edu http://www.umn.Address: 3-358 Carlson School of Management. Associate Professor. Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University (1988).edu or email@example.com http://ids. (1991) and MS (1988). MS. Madison.edu/people/profile.D.O. Operations Research. Coral Gables. MN 55455 T: (612) 624-3522 F: msubramani@csom. BS.csom. University Of Minnesota.unl. University of Bombay (1982). Ave S. logistics.edu http://www.
IN 46556 T: (219) 631-7352 F: garg@nd. Amsterdam. India.org 55 . Texas A&M University.edu/Faculty/garg. and studies of nuclei at very high angular momenta. Prof. University of Notre Dame Department of Physics Umesh Garg. Seattle. Singapore. He has also taught Marketing at the University of Technology. Anand. 131. Innovation and Knowledge Management. He worked as manager for 12 years mostly as Head of Marketing and Sales for the Indian Joint Venture of the Swedish packaging giant Tetra Pak and National Dairy Development Board of India. BITS Pilani (19XX) Address: Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. University of Western Sydney (2002). He has been a visiting professor at the Vrije Universiteit.129.E. MSc (1974) and BSc (1972).physics. University of Washington. University of Oregon In case of changes. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa.Dr Roy will be a co-Guest Editor of a Special Issue of the Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing to be published in 2003. 1959 N. Bombay.edu http://www.edu/faculty/roy/ Bio: Prior to UNH Dr Roy was a Visiting Lecturer of Marketing at Texas Christian University and at Ngee Ann Polytechnic.business marketing. Dr Roy’s research interests include Business-to. Information Technology adoption in B2B and B2C areas. IRMA. 130. and a visiting scientist at Bhabha Atomic Research Center. Garg is a guest scientist at the Argonne National Laboratory. precise measurements of lifetimes of nuclear levels. Assistant Professor of Marketing PhD.html Bio: Prof. MSc (Hons) Chemistry. Professor of Experimental Nuclear Physics PhD (1978) and MA (1975). WA 98195-6500 T: (203) 932-7370 F: sroy@newhaven. Pacific St. Dr Roy has also consulted with major Australian Corporations such as Arnott’s Biscuits. BITS Address: Nieuwland Science Hall 211.newhaven. Dr Roy has over 10 refereed conference papers including several at the American Marketing Association Educators Conferences. Notre Dame. University of New Haven School of Business Subroto Roy. Southcorp Holdings and Email Meters and also for a Nine-member syndicate of organizational members of the Singapore Retailers Association. University of Notre Dame.edu http://www.nd. His work was awarded (with K Sivakumar) a research grant by the Institute of Study for Business Markets (ISBM) of the Penn State University. Sydney and University of Western Sydney. Australia. MBA. and at the Cyclotron Institute. Dr Roy’s academic work has been published in Journal of International Business and Entrepreneurship and is under review at several leading journals. SUNY Stony Brook. Garg’s current research interests include experimental investigation of giant resonances.
uoregon. The Ohio State University. web caching. OR 97403-1208T: 541-346-5137 F: nmurthy@lcbmail. Topology control in sensor networks. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. BITS Pilani PhD (2001) and MS Electrical and Computer Engineering (1998) University of Illinois. Consortium on Technology. PA 19104-6340 T: (215) 898 5872 F: (215) 898 3664 http://www.edu/~kunniyur/ Bio : Research: Design and performance analysis of communication networks. Assistant Professor and Multimedia and Networking Laboratory BE (Hons) EEE. Policy and Management. Mechanical Engineering (1988).lcb.upenn. telecommunications and software industries. Room 203 Moore Building. QoS provisioning and congestion-control in heterogeneous networks. Carnegie Mellon University (2003). Mechanical Engineering (1982). ECN Marking and AQM Schemes.edu http://www. PA 19104 T: (215) 898-9241 F: (215)-573-2068 firstname.lastname@example.org 56 . Issues in the Internet such as pricing and fairness.html Bio : Research Areas: Content delivery.upenn.edu/faculty/profile.edu http://www.Lundquist College of Business Nagesh Murthy.html?id=826&format=full 132. 133. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. The Wharton School.wharton. 200 South 33rd Street. MS and BE (1999) BITS Address: Operations & Information Management Department.uoregon. University of Pennsylvania The Wharton School Kartik Hosanagar. Netherlands. eBRC (e-Business Research Center) In case of changes.upenn. Huntsman Hall. Assistant Professor of Operations Management PhD (1997) and MA (1994) Business Administration (Operations Management). MS. Gilbert Hall. 2002. software agent design. Assistant Professor of Operations and Information Management PhD (2003) and MPhil (2002). 500 Jon M.edu/faculty/hosanagar. MMS (1983) and BE (Hons). University of Pennsylvania Department Electrical and Systems Engineering Srisankar Kunniyur. Awards: Best Paper Award.seas. Urbana-Champaign Address: Electrical and Systems Engineering. BITS Address: 1208 University of Oregon. Eugene. pricing. Scheduling and power control in wireless and ad-hoc networks. Philadelphia.
Shreesh is on the Board of Directors of the Financial Executives Institute (San Diego) and is the faculty advisor for the "Friday Speaker Series" sponsored by the GBSA. Los Angeles. Thirumalai. 136.2392 F: rthirumalai@katz. Deshpande. CA 90089-0781 T: (213) 740-6447 In case of changes. Information Sciences Institute PhD. BITS Address: University of San Diego. Berkeley. University of South Carolina – Columbia. 5998 Alcalá Park. Offered the Castanga fellowship. MS in Statistics.html Bio: Prior to joining USD in 1988 he taught at Concordia University (Montreal) and at Clarkson.S. Katz Graduate School of Business Rambhadran S. 1999. He also was a co-recipient of a competitive research grant from SSHRC Canada.org 57 . India. Pilani. Department of Computer Science and Project Leader. India and Jamaica. MSc BITS.pitt. CA 92110. Carnegie Mellon University. BE (Hons) Chemical BITS Address: 339A Mervis Hall. University of California.edu http://www. Clarkson University. Finance. San Diego. School of Computer Science Carnegie Mellon University (1991). National Talent Search (NTS) scholarship. (1986) Address: University of Southern California. derivatives and international finance. B Eng. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa.I. He was voted "Professor of the Year 2000".T. 2002. MBA. University of Southern California Department of Computer Science Milind Tambe. "Professor of the Year 1999" and "Professor who taught you the most 1998" by the graduating business students. Associate Professor of Finance PhD. Henry Salvatori Computer Center 232. B. Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance PhD and MB. His primary teaching interests are in Corporate Finance and Investments in both the graduate and undergraduate programs.katz.sandiego.edu/faculty/deshpande_shreesh. University of Pittsburgh Joseph M. Indiana University – Bloomington. 1999-2001. 1994 134. His international experience includes teaching in Canada.pitt. University fellowship. School of Business Administration. T: 619-260-4863 F: deshpand@acusd. Associate Professor.htm 135.edu/fac_pages/thirumalai. Pittsburgh. PA 15260 T: (412) 648.edu http://business. Doctoral Fellowship.Doctoral Award. University of San Diego School of Business Administration Shreesh D. Shreesh has published in the areas of corporate finance. Pennsylvania State University.
Ralph R. University of Southern Florida Department of Mechanical Engineering Autar Kishen Kaw. USF. RoboCup'99 International Robotic Soccer competitions. 2004.edu http://www. 137. RoboCup'97 International Robotic Soccer Competitions. 1997. 4202 East Fowler Avenue. College of Engineering Teaching Excellence Award. Given to an outstanding Mechanics Educator in the nation with less than five years of educational experience.eng. Journal of Autonomous agents and Multi-agent Systems (JAAMAS) and IEEE Intelligent Systems.usc. 1992.usf. RoboFesta'2001 International Robotic Games Festival. Professor of Mechanical Engineering PhD (1987) and MS (1984). Tampa. Fracture. Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). Thermal Stresses. Elasticity. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Given based on selecting the best technical paper submitted by Colleges of Engineering in the Southeast USA. Mechanical Engineering. Given to about 1-2% of faculty who are outstanding teachers in the university. for outstanding research at a RoboCup competition. ENB118. 1995. Teaching Incentive Program Award. Given to one professor in each State by Carnegie Foundation for Advancement of Teaching. Engineer of the Year.F: (213) 740-7285 tambe@usc. Outstanding Contributions in Research Award.edu http://www. in the simulation league and meritorious service award. Given to about 8% of the faculty in FL public universities who are outstanding in undergraduate teaching. 2002.usf. Nominated by students and given to about six faculty members in the university. Given to an outstanding teacher in the college. State University System of Florida. ASME Florida West Coast Section. for our agent teams for RoboCup Rescue. He has won a number of awards including the RoboCup awards Scientific Challenge Award. BE (Hons) Mech. USF. Third place prize. USF. USF. 2003. American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE). 1990. International foundation for multi-agent systems (IFMAS) and a Past Trustee of the RoboCup foundation.isi. 1994.edu/tambe/ Bio: He is on the Board of directors. 1996.org 58 . held in conjunction with IJCAI'99. 2004. Mechanics of Composite Materials.html http://teamcore. Given for outstanding contributions and professional services to engineering. 1996.edu/~kaw Bio: Awards: Florida Professor of the Year. Jerome Krivanek Distinguished Teacher Award. Third place prize.edu/teamcore/tambe/personal. Teetor Educational Award. 1990. BITS (1981) Address: ENC 2215. Graphical User Interfaces In case of changes. 1999. research and service. Given once a year to an outstanding teacher in the university. RoboCup'2001 International Robotic Soccer and Rescue competition and symposium. University Wide Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award. Outstanding New Mechanics Educators Award. USC Information Sciences Institute for outstanding contributions to the success of ISI's robots in International Competitions. 1989/90. FL 33620 T: (813) 974-5626 F: (813) 974-3539 kaw@eng. Clemson University. He also sits on the editorial boards of Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR). Silver medal. ASME Curriculum Innovation Award. Southeast Section of American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE). for our agent teams for RoboCup Rescue. 1991. Research: Engineering Education Research. Faculty Honor Guard. Archie Higdon Distinguished Mechanics Educator Award. Given to engineering educators in the nation to recognize teaching. held in conjunction with IJCAI'97.
utk.engr. and developed several software instructional programs for courses such as Mechanics of Composites and Numerical Methods. University of Kentucky & Purdue University. (1994). and using mercury intrusion porosimetry. Characterization of microfabric using digital information analysis of scanning electron micrographs. Georgia Institute of Technology. BITS Address: 109B Perkins Hall.org 59 . Fracture. Development of Educational Software. 203 Claxton Complex. Associate Professor PhD. He has written more than 50 technical papers.htm Bio: Dr. Knoxville. Prior to his current position. MS. and a Summer Faculty Fellow (1992) and Visiting Scientist (1991) at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. High strain rate behavior. University of Tennessee. Particles size and shape analysis of cohesion-less materials using Digital Image Analysis and Laser Light Scattering techniques. Other: He joined the faculty of University of South Florida. Bridge Assemblies.edu/civil/people/penumadu. He was also a consultant with Tata Consulting Engineers from 1986-1987. Geotechnical Engineering. Resonant column and torsional shear testing of clays. Tampa in 1987. Geotechnical Engineering. Lime stabilization of clays. a text book on mechanics of composite materials. Knoxville. Visual Basic. He was a Maintenance Engineer (1982) for Ford-Escorts Tractors. Computer Science. Geo-mechanics and its applications to Lost Foam Casting (LFC) process. C alibration chamber testing and pressuremeter. Research and Development Laboratories. TN 37996-2010 T: (865) 974-2355 F: (865) 974-2669 dpenumad@utk. American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) and the American Academy of Mechanics (AAM). 139. and Montgomery Tank Lines. he was a faculty member at Clarkson University for 8 years. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Modeling hydraulic conductivity of clay from micro-structural characterization. MSc (Tech) Computer Science. TN 37996-3450 T: (865) 974-5067 In case of changes. and Software Interfaces for Engineering Models. India. Wright Patterson Air Force Base. Artificial neural network applications to geo and advanced materials modeling.for Engineering Problems. BS (Hons) Civil Engineering. Research interests include multi-axial stress-strain-time behavior of colloidal clays and the relationship with their microfabric. Web Based Course Development. Air Force Office of Scientific Research.edu www. Developing virtual laboratories (Geo-Sim) for geotechnical testing systems. Penumadu has been a faculty member in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville (UTK) since Fall 2001. He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). 138. Florida Department of Transportation. University of Tennessee at Knoxville Department of Computer Science Siddharthan Ramachandramurthi PhD. University of Tennessee at Knoxville Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Dayakar Penumadu. His research has been funded by National Science Foundation. and BS (Hons) Civil Engineering. BITS (1988) Address: Department of Computer Science. His research interests include Mechanics of Composite Materials.
Pilani (India). Austin. University of Texas at Austin McCombs Graduate School of Business Rajagopal Raghunathan. Electronics Engineering (1977) & BE (Hons) Electrical Engineering. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa.F: (865) 974-4404 siddhart@cs. IIM Calcutta (1992). Suite 400. BITS University Address: Electrical & Computer Engr.edu www. 1991.utk.org 60 .department of Birla Institute of Technology and Science.html 142.edu/~siddhart/ 140.edu http://www. MBA. BITS (1989) In case of changes. New York University (2000).com and om120@hotmail. (1975).Mandhana@motorola. University of Texas at Austin.cs. Missouri (Columbia). Senior Engineer – Research.utexas.edu/~lotario/modgroup/satapathy. at the design center of MOTOROLA-Austin. Campus Mail Code: C0803. 141. University of Texas at Austin Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Om P. ME. Lexington from 1991-1992 Worked as a lecturer at the University of Missouri. Columbia from 1986 . University of Texas at Austin Institute for Advanced Technology Sikhanda Satapathy. Motorola Somerset Design Center.utk. 7700 West Parmer Lane.Research. Master of Science from the University of Missouri-Columbia. working as a Senior Engineer .utexas. Austin. BS and ME. Texas 78759-5316 T: (512) 232-4455 F: email@example.com. TX 78712 Permanent work address: Om P Mandhana. PhD from University of Texas at Austin Address: Institute for Advanced Technology. Worked as an Assistant Professor at the University of Kentucky.1999.com Bio: Since 1999 to present.1991 Worked as a lecturer in the EEE . TX 78729 T: (512) 996-6063 F: (512) 996-7434 Om. Worked as an Advisory Engineer at IBM-Austin from 1993 . Austin. Mandhana. Adjunct Assistant Professor PhD. University of Texas. Assistant Professor of Marketing PhD. 3925 West Braker Lane. Research Associate BITS. from 1977 to 1986.
org 61 .edu 144. MSc (Tech) Computer Science. Carnegie Mellon University. Assistant Professor.edu/~milind Bio: Research Interests .utexas. BITS.utdallas. TX 78249-0631 T: (210) 458-6333 F: (210) 458-6335 In case of changes. TX 78520 T: (956) 544-8992 F: gbanerjee@utb. Address: Box 830688. Richardson.utexas. Mail Station JO4. Brownsville. 1991. University of Texas at San Antonio College of Business Alokparna (Sonia) Basu Monga. Address: 6900 N. University of Minnesota. Combinatorial Optimization. 145. Loop 1604 West — San Antonio. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org http://www. Business Administration Address: South Hall 279. Algorithms. Bachelor of Pharmacy. BITS. Associate Professor PhD. University of Texas at Brownsville School of Business Guarango Banerjee. Texas 75083-0688.edu/dept/marketing/directory/faculty/profiles/index-vita. T: (972) 883-2793 F: (972) 883-2089 milind@utdallas. Lancaster University.asp?addTarget=91893 Bio: Research in Consumer Behavior.Integer Programming: theory and applications (particularly in Operations Management).edu http://www. Instructor.Address: T: (512) 471-2987 F: raj. MBA. Department of Marketing Phd Marketing. UK. 80 Fort Brown. 1997. Decision Theory 143.raghunathan@bus. University of Texas at Dallas School of Management Milind Dawande.
147. Research Assistant Professor. Darden Graduate School of Business Administration.htm Bio: S.E.edu http://www. new technology adoption. MA BITS Address: Room 288. Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine PhD.business. and is on the advisory boards of several start-ups. Clemson University. MS. new venture creation. (1996). University of Washington. IIM Calcutta.orthop. Bioengineering.edu/abmonga/ Bio: Her research interests are in the fields of cross-cultural differences in branding. Venkat has published widely in leading journals on topics including entrepreneurship. BITS Pilani (1989) Address: Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. He earned the Outstanding Faculty Award at Darden in 2000. P. WA 98195-6500 T: (206) 341-5606 F: sundars@u. University of Virginia. 146. (1992). University of Washington University of Washington Medical Center Sundar Srinivasan. University of Minnesota.darden. as well as several small firms. the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Pacific St. As a corporate planning executive in a major Indian firm.washington.. Citicorp. MBA.O. Charlottesville.edu http://www. Venkataraman teaches strategy and entrepreneurship courses in Darden’s MBA and Executive Education programs. Seattle. B. he was part of a founding team that created and developed a highly successful new business venture. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. He also serves as Research Director for The Batten Institute and Editor of the Journal of Business Venturing. Box 6550. VA 22906-6500 T: (804) 924-6892 F: VenkatS@virginia.utsa. Chubb. 1959 N.email@example.com/faculty/Srinivasan In case of changes. Slover Research Professor of Business Administration and Research Director. and management of extraordinary growth. and Intel. He has worked with Albany International. Clemson University. consumer-brand relationships and co-branding strategies.E.org 62 . University of Virginia Darden Graduate School of Business Administration S Venkataraman. The Batten Institute PhD. Venkat taught at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Before joining the Darden faculty in 1998. (Hons) Mechanical Engineering.edu http://faculty. and the University of Minnesota.edu/faculty/venkat. Engineering Mechanics. Samuel L.washington.
Indiana University. Information Systems and International Business.wisc. Management Science Department PhD.wisc.asp?ID=206 149. university science and technology transfer. MMS. 150. University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Economics Ananth Seshadri. WA 98195-3200 T: 206-543-4435 F: 206-543-3968 madhurao@u. Memberships:American Society for Bone and Mineral Research and American Society of Biomechanics 148. international entrepreneurship. primary interest lies in understanding key factors that influence capability development. He has been recognized with awards for excellence in teaching and research. BITS (1994) Address: Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship. Rao. Madison. Gerry has been actively involved in entrepreneurial pursuits of his own and is currently on the management team of a genomics start-up in Madison. and entrepreneurship activities at Wisconsin. Lecturer of Information Systems. innovation and entrepreneurship.edu http://infosys. University of Washington UW Business School Madhu T. BITS In case of changes.edu/ggeorge/research_description. Management. 250 Mackenzie Hall. Assistant Professor PhD Economics.bus. M Sc (Hons) Biology and MMS.org 63 . 975 University Ave. University of Rochester. WI 53706 T: (608) 265-3544 F: (608) 263-4392 ggeorge@bus. 1999. BITS Address: UW Business School. Industrial and Corporate Change. He also serves on the advisory boards of new ventures.edu/bs/faculty/faculty_detail.edu http://instruction. OH. University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business Gerry George. More recently. Management Science Department. Journal of Business Venturing.washington. Box 353200. Virginia Commonwealth University. and Research Policy among others. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Seattle.htm Bio : Research: Entrepreneurship/strategy area. his research has focused on patenting. Cincinnati. Assistant professor of Management and HR and Director of Applied Ventures at Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship PhD.Bio: Post Doc:Bone Tissue and Cell Mechanics.badm. licensing.washington. School of Business. Academy of Management Review. innovation and performance of entrepreneurial firms. University of Cincinnati. Room 5252 Grainger Hall. Publications: Published in the Academy of Management Journal. MMS and MSc (Hons) Chemistry. Research examines patterns in the development of organizational capabilities. ME Systems & Information.
At the University of Wisconsin he was selected as a Vilas Associate in 1997 and won the WARF Kellett Mid-Career Faculty Researcher award in 2000. BITS Address: 7428 Social Science. Maryland. 152. 1180 Observatory Drive. and recently co-edited (with Mark Hill and Norm Jouppi) "Readings in Computer Architecture" published by Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.edu/cde/faculty/seshadri. including Digital Equipment. University of Illinois (1985). Sohi.org 64 .edu http://www. Over the years he has discussed his research with architects and given talks in design groups at most of the leading microprocessor manufacturers. University Of Wisconsin. Professor PhD. BITS Address: MOLN 0347. Hewlett-Packard. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. MIPS. and Toronto).Address: 7428 Social Science. He received the 1999 ACM SIGARCH Maurice Wilkes award "for seminal contributions in the areas of high issue rate processors and instruction level parallelism". Motorola. MA.Selected Papers" published by ACM. and Sun Microsystems. Industrial Engineering and Operations Research. Electrical and Computer Engineering.wisc.htm 151.edu In case of changes. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Wisconsin 53705-2397 USA T: (608) 262-6196 F: (608) 262-2033 aseshadr@ssc. many of whom currently hold academic positions at leading research universities (Illinois. Madison. Michigan. 4001 University of Wisconsin-Parkside.cs. Intel. Economics. Silicon Graphics. University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Computer Science & Electrical Engineering Gurinder S. 900 Wood Road.wisc. He has co-authored several papers and patents that have influenced both researchers and commercial microprocessors. Sohi has graduated 12 PhD students. Kenosha. 1180 Observatory Drive. IBM. WI 53141-2000 T: (262) 595-2413 F: rajan@uwp. Wisconsin 53705-2397 USA T: (608) 262-6196 F: (608) 262-2033 firstname.lastname@example.org/~sohi/ Bio: Sohi's research has been in the design of high-performance computer systems. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Pennsylvania.wisc. Parkside Department of Business Roby Rajan.edu http://www. BE (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. Professor of Business PhD. Purdue.ssc. He edited "25 Years of the International Symposium on Computer Architecture . Sohi has interacted heavily with industry.wisc. HaL. Madison. They include four winners of NSF NYI/CAREER awards and a winner of a Sloan Research Fellowship.
call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Washington State University (1972). Alternatives. WA 99164 T: 509-335-7217 In case of changes. PO Box 642816. Math. Physics & Mathematics. Washington State University Institute for Shock Physics Yogendra M. and this has given rise to many new problems that are inter-disciplinary in nature.Polavarapu@vanderbilt. BE (Hons) EEE. Nashville. 161 Mendel Science Center. Villanova University. Assistant Professor of Computing Sciences PhD. He is a regular participant in national and international conferences dealing with inter-disciplinary aspects of globalization. IIT Madras (1976).edu http://www. Computer and Information Science. Physics. Address: 7332 Stevenson Center.L. Formal Methods and Specification/Verification. BITS (1982) Address: MSC 165-B. Petri Nets. University of Pennsylvania (1992). and Emergences. Professor of Chemistry PhD.edu/~gehlot/ Bio: Research Interests: Systems Modeling and Analysis.edu 154. PA 19085 T: 610-519-5843 F: vijay. The International Economic Review.villanova. MSc BITS (1972). Villanova University Department of Computing Sciences Vijay Gehlot. BSc Chemistry. IISc Bangalore (1994).csc. ME Automation. Empirical Economics. He teaches courses in Operations Management and Statistics. TN 37235 T: (615)322-2836 F: (615)322-4936. Professional Activities: Roby Rajan has published in a wide variety of journals including Operations Research. Physics. The Cato Journal.org 65 . Vanderbilt University Department of Chemistry Prasad L. Institute for Shock Physics PhD. Gupta. Programming Languages and Compilation Techniques 155. 800 Lancaster Avenue.gehlot@villanova. and Chemistry (1966) BITS Address: Institute for Shock Physics. Pullman. Polavarapu. Professor of Physics and Director. Villanova. Rajan's interest spans the economic as well as the cultural and political aspects of global supply chains.Bio: Roby Rajan's broad area of interest is globalization. The supply chains of companies are increasingly global in character. 153. Rethinking Marxism. MSc (Hons) Physics (1968) and BS. 343-1234 Prasad. Andhra University (1970).
WA 99164-4750 T: (509) 335-0118 swamik@wsu. After two years of postdoctoral work at Washington State University and Brown University. Washington State University School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Venkatasubramanian Mani. and nonlinear wave propagation studies. President's Faculty Excellence Award for Research and Creativity. Chairman. Gupta's research activities have emphasized experimental and theoretical studies in the field of shock wave and pressure research related to the following phenomena: structural changes in crystalline solids. 1998-99 and American Physical Society Shock Compression Science Award.html Bio: Dr. American Physical Society Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter. 1999. Honors and recognition include: Fellow. School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science PhD (1992) & MS (1989). BITS (1986) Address: Elec/Mech 102. Carbondale. MBA. chemical reactions in condensed energetic materials. Gupta has been actively engaged in studies of condensed matter response to shock wave and high pressure compression since 1970 with a particular emphasis on examination and understanding of microscopic processes.eecs.wsu. 1991. 2001 156. Pullman.F: (509) 335-6115 ymgupta@wsu. Dr. American Physical Society. Finance. where he was actively involved in conducting and guiding research related to the dynamic response of materials. Spokane Street.org 66 . Washington 99164-2752 T: (509) 335-6452 F: (509) 335-3818 mani@eecs. Systems Science and Mathematics. 1994. Executive Stock Option Re-pricing and Earnings Management 157.edu http://www. Associate Professor. American Physical Society/Northwest Section. Washington State University College of Business & Economics Swaminathan Kalpathy.cfm?emp=kalpathy_swaminathan Bio: Expert in Executive compensation and Corporate finance.edu/~mani/ In case of changes. Southern Illinois University. Dr. 1995. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Gupta spent nearly seven years at SRI International (formerly Stanford Research Institute). Washington State University. MMS. Louis. Chairman.edu www. BITS (1994) Address: Todd 483. Assistant Professor.edu/bio-ymg. PO Box 644750. inelastic deformation of a wide variety of materials. Washington University in St.wsu. Research: Interests are Executive Stock Options.edu http://www.cbe.shock. Arizona State University (2004). Pullman.edu/directory/profile. He joined Washington State University in 1981 as a faculty member in the Department of Physics. Insurance & Real Estate PhD.wsu. Finance. Development of novel experimental approaches to permit real-time examination of mechanisms at various length scales (atomic to continuum) is an important element of his work. BE (Hons) EEE.wsu. Department of Finance.
1994-1999. Western Michigan University Department of Computer Science Ajay Gupta.cbcis. Engineering. University of Cincinnati (1984). MS. BITS (1982) Address: 1903 West Michigan Avenue. Purdue University. Mathematics & Statistics. BE (EEE).edu http://www. He joined Western Michigan University CS faculty in 1989 and served as the Chair of the CS Department at Western Michigan from 1998 to In case of changes.edu/~ghosh/vita. researches and consults in the areas of wireless networking.edu/gupta Bio: He teaches. Power system dynamics. Professor of Systems Science & Mathematics and Director. Electrical Engineering.wustl. 1981-1986 and Member. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Kalamazoo. mobile computing and high performance computing.wmich. BITS (1977) Address: Campus Box 1040. Western Illinois University Undergraduate Faculty Tej K.org 67 . IIT Kanpur (1979). National Merit Scholarship. Saint Louis. India. Computer Science. B. Washington University.wustl. MO 63130-4899 T: (314)935 6039 F: (314)935 5818(lab) ghosh@netra. MTech.Bio: Research areas include Differential-algebraic equations. Washington University Bijoy Kumar Ghosh. Center for BioCybernetics and Intelligent Systems PhD.edu 160. One Brookings Drive.gupta@wmich. Professor of Computer Science PhD (1989) and MS (1986).html 159.Information Management and Decision Sciences PhD. Kaul. Tech in Electrical Engineering.edu http://www. Professor and Chair . MI 49008-5371 T: (269) 387 5645 F: ajay. Harvard University (1983). Nonliner dynamics. Sigma Xi 158.cs. BITS (1976) Address: T: (309) 298-1536 F: T-Kaul@wiu. stability and control and Voltage stability analysis of the large power system Honors include NSF Young Investigator Award.
MS.cs. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Wichita State University Department of Computer Science Rajiv Bagai. Wichita.twsu. 161. BITS (1983) Address: 252 Jabara Hall. Since 1994 he has also been involved in the organization of the International Conference on High Performance Computing held annually in India.2002. University of Victoria (1986).edu http://www. Department of Computer Science.wichita. MSc (Tech). He is a member of IEEE and ACM. Department of Computer Science PhD. Kansas 67260-0083 T: (316) 978-3920 F: (316) 978-3984 email@example.com http://www. Associate Professor and Chairman. Associate Professor PhD.edu/~ramanan/ramanan. Kansas 67260-0083 T: (316) 978-3923 F: (316) 978-3984 rajiv.html In case of changes. Department of Computer Science. University of Victoria (1990). University of Illinois (1984). Wichita State University Department of Computer Science Prakash Ramanan. BITS (1980) Address: 252 Jabara Hall. Wichita.cs. BE (Hons) Electronics Engineering.twsu.org 68 .edu/~bagai/ 162.bagai@wichita. Computer Science.
K1S 5B6 T: (613) 520-5651 F: (613) 520-5708 achar@doe. France and USA. McGill University.bus.CA http://www.carle ton. (Electronics Engineering) (1990). India and a PhD in Marketing from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Carleton University Eric Sprott School of Business Vijay Jog. MEng. Ontario. Carleton University Department of Electronics Ram Achar. BITS Address: 1125 Colonel By Drive. ON L2S 3A1 Canada T: (905) 688-5550 x 3997 F: firstname.lastname@example.org http://web. MBA. He obtained a Masters degree in Management from BITS. Advertising and Marketing. Advertising/IMC. Ontario. Carleton University. His research and teaching expertise are in the areas of Consumer Behaviour. Canada K1S 5B6 In case of changes. Canada. Ottawa. 2. and Retailing. Areas of teaching and research expertise: Consumer Behaviour. BITS-(1992). St. Catharines.BrockU.ca/faculty/putrevu/ Bio: Sanjay Putrevu is an Associate Professor of Marketing at Brock University.org 69 . His research has been published in several refereed international journals and conferences. Professor of Finance Phd. Associate Professor of Marketing PhD SUNY. Canada . He has been honoured with a teaching excellence award as well as several research awards and grants. Bangalore Address: Department of Electronics. MMS BITS Address: 500 Glenridge Avenue.ac. B.BITSIANS AT CANADIAN UNIVERSITIES 1. BE Chemical Engineering. MEng. Buffalo.doe. USA. Carleton University (1998). Bangalore University (RVCE). He has over twelve years of university teaching experience and has taught at universities in Australia. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Assistant Professor PhD.E. Ottawa.carleton. Microelectronics Engineering.ca/~achar/ 3.brocku. Brock University Sanjay Putrevu.
and has over one hundred articles.carleton.ca http://www. Mumbai. monographs. MSc (Hons) & BE (Hons). Concordia University Department of Computer Science Lata Narayanan. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research. Associate Professor and Undergraduate Program Director [Degree information not available] Address: 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd.T: (613) 520-2600 (ext. H3G 1M8 Canada T: (514) 848-3029 F : (514) 848-2830 lata@cs. activity-based costing and management. BITS Address: School of Computer Science. Quebec. Carleton University School of Computer Science Anil Maheshwari. He's received numerous awards for his research and publications. Dr. Ottawa.scs. Montreal. Also interested in Game Theory and Discrete Mathematics 5. West. shareholder value creation.ca/~lata/ Bio: Research interests in Mobile computing.ca/faculty_and_research/vjog. WDM networks. Germany. Carleton University. stock exchanges. 1125 Colonel By Drive. Max-Planck Institute fur Informatik.ca http://sprott. Canada K1S 5B6 T: (613) 520-4333 F: (613) 520-4334 anil@scs. and a leading authority in corporate valuation. Ph.cs.carleton.ca/~maheshwa/ Bio: Design. Ontario. Jog consults to public and private sector organizations. Dr. Dr. and regulatory bodies around the world.concordia. Algorithms for routing on distributed networks and Parallel algorithms and computation In case of changes.concordia. Jog is a Professor of Finance at Carleton University. analysis and implementation of sequential and parallel algorithms for problems arising in computational geometry and graph algorithms. Canada. Assistant Professor of Computer Science Postdoctoral fellow. including the prestigious national "Leaders in Management Education" award in year 2000. Ottawa. Saarbrucken.ca http://www. and books to his credit.carleton. and organizational performance improvement.html Bio: Founder and President of Corporate Renaissance Group. 4.D.org 70 . Jog has been published extensively in national and international journals. 2377 F: (613) 520-4427 vijay_jog@carleton.
Asian Institute of Technology (Thailand) (1975). Awards: A Fellow of the IEEE. University of Saskatchewan College of Engineering Madan M. Chemical Engineering. Professor Gupta has been awarded the Kaufmann Gold Medal for his research in the field of fuzzy logic. Canada T2N 1N4 T: (403) 220-7406 F: (403) 284-4852 / 282-3945 mehrotra@ucalgary. University of Saskatchewan. University of Calgary Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering A K Mehrotra.usask. PhD. 923 Robie Street. UK (1967). he received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the World Automation Congress for his In case of changes. Halifax. Calgary. St. MCNALLY NORTH 103. Mary’s University Department of Math & Computing Science Yash Pal Singh.htm 7. BITS (1972) Address: Room D202B. Also. Toronto. IFSA and the SPIE. BE (Hons) Chemical Engineering. Ontario M5S 2S2. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. University of Warwick. M Eng in Environmental Engineering. (1998). NS B3H 3C3.ca www.ca/~ench403/Akm. Canada T: (306) 966-5451 F: (306) 966-5427 email@example.com@stmarys.ca http://cs.6.ca/research/mech/gupta. Gupta.html 8.W. Professor PhD. MSc (Rajasthan) Address: Saint Mary's University.smu. 2500 University Drive N. Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director at the Intelligent Systems Research Laboratory DSc. Canada T: (902) 420-5792 F: yp.engr.ca http://www. Faculty of Engineering. Russell Street.ca/faculty/singh/ypsingh.ucalgary. Alberta. Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computing Science PhD. University of Calgary (Canada) (1980).org 71 . ME (Hons) (1962) and BE (Hons). BITS (1961) Address: 33 19.html Bio: The University of Saskatchewan awarded him the degree of Doctor of Science for his research work in the fields of fuzzy logic and neural networks.usask. BITS.
Victoria. Russell Street. Gupta has authored/coauthored/edited 23 books and over 500 research papers in the fields of intelligent systems. University of Victoria Department of Computer Science Venkatesh Srinivasan. Canada V8W 3P6.htm 10.ca http://www. computational chemistry/computer modeling and enzyme activity evaluations. School of Technology and Computer Science. neuro-control. BITS. 1978 Address: 33 Willcocks Street. GA. Athens. University of Toronto.chem. BE Electronics. Toronto.utoronto. PO Box 3055.ca/~mdit Bio: Dr Kotra has received the Rx&D HRF/CIHR Research Career Award (2001-2006).ca/people/academic/kotral. Tata Institute for Fundamental Research (2000).ca/ac_staff/current/kant. Toronto. Assistant Professor. STN CSC.html http://www. In case of changes. He has filed for and received a number of patents. B Pharm (Honors).utoronto.work in the field of neural networks.kant@utoronto. MSc (Hons) Mathematics and BE (Hons) Computer Science. Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy and Department of Chemistry PhD (Medicinal Chemistry). Dr. University of Toronto. Ontario.utoronto.ca/~pkotra (home) http://www. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Ontario M5S 2S2. and fuzzy-neural systems.phm. PGDM. 9. Canada T: (416) 978-6196 F: p. 1996. Canada M5S 3B3 T: (416) 978-6196 F: shashi.phm. University of Toronto Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Molecular Design and Information Technology Center (MDIT) Lakshmi Prem Kotra. neuro-vision. BC. The University of Georgia. His focus on research spans the areas of synthetic medicinal chemistry. (1994) Address University of Victoria. The University of Georgia (1997). All India Management Association. University of Toronto Faculty of Forestry Shashi Kant PhD & MA Economics. Assistant Professor PhD. BITS (1992) Address: 33 19. as well as the Rho Chi Pharmaceutical Honor Society (Alpha Kappa Chapter). Faculty of Forestry.org 72 .forestry.kotra@utoronto. 11.ca http://www. University of Georgia.utoronto. and an Honorary Award for the research work on “Azide-reduction pathway for 6-AAP” during the Graduate Research Day at the College of Pharmacy.
Indiana University. In case of changes. MSc (Hons) Physics & BE (Hons) Mechanical Engineering. Waterloo. Marketing Management PhD. Microwave/Millimeter Wave Planar Circuits and Optical And Em Imaging 13. Marketing.htm Bio: Professor Sridharan's work experience includes sales and marketing and the development of OEM customer relationships for the Electronic Weighing business unit of Philips Electronics. http://www. BITS Address: 2N72 T: (519) 850-2556 ssridharan@ivey.T: (250) 721 6022 F: (250) 721 7292 firstname.lastname@example.org. University of Western Ontario Richard Ivey School of Business Srinivas Sridharan. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com http://www. Optical Communication Sub-Systems.uwo.ca 12.uvic. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering PhD & MSc. and Principles of Marketing while at Indiana University. 4016 F : (519) 746-3077 s. Canada N2L 3G1 T: (519) firstname.lastname@example.org/~venkat/ University of Waterloo Department of Software Engineering S K Chaudhari.ca Bio: Research interests include Active/Passive Guided Wave Optics. Professor.cs.ca/faculty/Srinivas_Sridharan. He has taught courses in Marketing Research.ivey. Ontario. Assistant Professor. He has served as a consultant to Eli Lilly & Company on projects such as analysis of the impact of direct-to-consumer promotional measures for a leading osteoporosis drug. MTech (IIT/Delhi) and BE (Hons) BITS Address: 200 University Avenue West. Manitoba University. Chair of the Software Engineering Board and Dean of the Faculty of Engineering. India. Database Marketing. He has also participated in custom executive education programs on marketing management for IBM Corporation.org 73 . ex.
uk/~udr/ Bio: He had been on the faculty of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. functional programming. His research interests include the semantics of programming languages.Reddy@cs. USA. University of London London Business School Anand Narasimhan. logic programming and object-oriented programming.ac.BITSIANS AT UK UNIVERSITIES 1. and made research visits to Imperial College of Science and Technology.org 74 .ac.bham. University of Birmingham School of Computer Science Uday S. formal methods. He has received M. Salt Lake City. Professor of Programming Languages PhD.bham. His recent work has been in the areas of cost sharing in public good problems and network formation. He has published recently in the Journal of Economic Theory. 3. Vanderbilt University. BITS (1979) Address: School of Computer Science. United Kingdom T: +44 121 414 4773 F: +44 121 414 4281 U.uk http://www. London NW1 4SA.co.Sc. University of Glasgow and the Queen Mary and Westfield College. The University of Birmingham. Pilani and PhD from University of Utah. Birmingham B15 2TT. Universite Catholique du Louvain. BE (Hons) BITS Address: Regent´s Park.uk Bio: Suresh Mutuswami joined the Department in 2000 after being a Postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Rationality and Interactive Decision Theory at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and at CORE. Address: T: +44 1206 87 2754 F: smutus@essex. PGDM (Hons). Belgium. University of Essex S Mutuswami. 2. MSc(HONS) Physics. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com.(Hons) from BITS. Assistant Professor of Organisational Behaviour PhD. UK T: +44 (0)20 7262 5050 F: +44 (0)20 7724 7875 firstname.lastname@example.org In case of changes. XLRI (Jamshedpur). University of Utah. His main research interests are in mechanism design and coalition formation. Reddy.
edu http://www. BE (Hons) BITS Address: Regent´s Park. UK T: +44 (0)20 7262 5050 F: +44 (0)20 7724 7875 email@example.com://www.edu/faculty_research/Faculty/faculty. University of British Columbia.edu/faculty_research/Faculty/faculty.london. PGDM (Hons).org 75 . University of London London Business School Madan Pillutla.london. XLRI (Jamshedpur).html In case of changes. Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior PhD. London NW1 4SA. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org 4.
ee. Professor Sharma has been responsible for managing a School of over 50 PhD level researchers. BITS (1975) Address: University College.au Bio: As Head of the School of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the UNSW. M Tech. He was an associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing and a member of IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Technical Committee. Senior Lecturer PhD & M Tech.au/School/personnel/Godara. and with an annual operating budget of more than $13 million.edu. Canberra ACT 2600. Australia T: +61 2 6268 8209 F: +61 2 6268 8443 godara@adfa. BITS In case of changes. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. University of Tasmania Department of Computer Science (Hobart) Vishv Mohan Malhotra.au www. BITS (1985) Address: Australian Defence Force Academy. University of New South Wales School of Computer Science & Engineering Arun Sharma. His research interests include adaptive antenna array processing and their applications. University of New South Wales School of Electrical Engineering Lal C. 3.unsw. University of New South Wales (1984). Computer Science.BITSIANS AT AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITIES 1. He edited a handbook of antennas for wireless communications published by CRC press in 2001. BE (Hons). Associate Professor M.org 76 . Yale University and Syracuse University. PhD. 2. SEI. He founded the Australian Capital Territory Section of the IEEE in 1988 and was its founding Chairman for three years. Australian Defense Force Academy.edu. MSc Tech Computer Science.edu. Head of the School of Computer Science and Engineering Certified Personal Software Process Instructor.adfa. IISc (1977). Canberra ACT 2600. Carnegie Mellon University (1997). PhD. Australia T: +61 2 9385 5518 F: +61 2 9385 4071 arun@cse. Godara. Among his many publications include two very significant papers in the Proceedings of the IEEE. SUNY Buffalo (1990). He was awarded the University College Teaching Excellence Award in 1998 and IEEE Third Millennium Medal in 1999 for services to the IEEE. He was the Chairman of the IEEE Australia Council during 1995 and 1996.Hed. BE.htm Bio: Professor Godara held visiting appointments at Stanford University. IIT Kanpur. UNSW (2000). more than 40 administrative and technical staff.
edu.utas.Malhotra@utas.au/HANDBOOKS/ARCHIVE/UTASHBKS96/STAFF/STAFFS/S&TXG.edu. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com http://www.org 77 .admin.html#MalhotraVM In case of changes.Address: T: +61 3 6226 2944 F: Vishv.
Pilani. Has been Consultant to FIAT Group in 1997-98 in their Training Company . Delhi Business School (DBS) and YMCA. (Electronics).BITSIANS AT INDIAN UNIVERSITIES & RESEARCH INSTITUTES 1. EPIP. Phase IV. SIEL. BITS. BITS. Programme Director for PIAGGIO training programmes. Corporate Strategy. from IIT Bombay MSc Multiprocessing Systems. Sitapura. Software Systems. JK Group. He is also a regular training faculty with Hero group. Pilani Bio: He worked as an Engineer Officer in the Electronics Cadre of Indian Air Force in the ranks Group Captain. A Mechanical Engineer and Masters in Management Studies (with distinction) from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS). BITS. Head of the Department 2. BITS Address: SP-6. Beant College of Engineering and Technology. 771717. Currently. Gorakhpur University Birla Institute of Management Technology SP Chaturvedi. Gauhati University Department of MBA Munindra Kakati. BE. Madras University in Defence Studies. Delhi School of Business Department of Marketing Ashok Kapoor BE Mechanical Engineering & MMS. EICHER. CIStems Institute of Information Technology Ajay Thapar MPhil.ISVOR-FIAT and was responsible for all Commercial Training in India as Facilitator and Training Faculty. 770718 Fax: +91-141-770719 4. MS. He has been Training & Teaching since last 9 years first as Deputy Director. Rajasthan University. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. British Council. BITS Bio: Area of Specialisation is Marketing . India Tel: +91-141-771716. SHALIMAR PAINTS and SAHARA INDIA in the areas of Marketing & Sales. MSc. Assistant Professor Co-ordinator.302 022. Jaipur .org 78 . Prof. M Sc. and now as Principal Trainer in ARM-TREE. Gurdaspur SK Gupta. 5. Kapoor is a visiting faculty at some of the best business schools in India such as International Management Institute (IMI). 3. MS. New Projects and General Management for a period of around 14 years. In case of changes. GKW Group. Brindavan Bottlers & others. Tech. M. he has worked for organisations like VOLTAS. (Software Technology Park). IGNOU. Management Development institute (MDI). All India Management Association (AIMA). Professor in Information Technology MBA Marketing. Mathematics.
Has been instrumental in setting up "Center for Entrepreneurship in IT" at Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA) and provided the necessary endowment for the same in his individual capacity. In case of changes. Design/ Selection/ Management of IT infrastructure and E-commerce. Multimedia technology. (1971). (1980). his research papers have appeared in Human Systems Management. Published in Indian and international academic journals. Finance India. Network Management. Ahmedabad BH Jajoo.in/~jajoo/bhj. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Management of Computerized Technology. BITS Address: Department of MBA.com Bio: His current research interests include Financial Engineering. Was a visiting professor in the Department of Computer Science at University of Delaware. MMS. Engineering Costs and Production Economics. Presented papers at several national and international conferences. Specialization in: Computer Networks. from 1987 to 1989. ICFAI Business School (IBS). and Technology Investigation/Comparison and Selection Studies. India T: 079-630 7241 F: 079-630 6896 http://www. USA. End User Computing. and Mass Customization. FICWA Indian Institute of Management. International Journal of Production Economics. IEEE. 6. Internet and E-commerce.iimahd. Managing IT Infrastructure. PC Technology. Professor & Chairperson. Vikalpa. Has been key note speaker on several occasions. Address: Vastrapur. Ahmedabad 380 015. He has consulted over 10 National and International Organizations and conducted large number of programs for senior managers of top public sector undertakings.org 79 . Productivity. IIT. Has been invited several times to design and conduct workshop and seminars at several reputed institutions. Chennai P Narayanan MMS. Has delivered several seminars and popular public lectures on a set of wide range of topics including Internet/Intranet. Computers and Information Systems Group PhD Computer Science. corporate houses. Design of Organization wide Computing Environment.pdf Bio: Professor at IIM A since 1980. Kanpur. Guwahati-781014. Played a role of a chief architect in designing and implementing large campus wide Intranet having more than 1000 nodes and based on Gigabit Ethernet and fibre optics technologies for IIM Ahmedabad with 2 MBPS leased line Internet connectivity and 64 KBPS backup 7. International Journal of Development Banking. IT Entrepreneurship and Mentoring. and professional bodies like CSI. India T:+91-361-570263 F:+91 361-570133 munink@yahoo. Gauhati University. Executed several consulting projects for national and international. and 8M. Gauhati University. private and public sector organizations.ernet. BITS. ME Electronics (1973) and BE (Hons) Electrical Engineering.PhD.
Systems Science. Bangalore 560012 T: +91 80 3092 648 / 3092368 F: +91 80 3600683/3600085 chandru@csa. He has guided 16 Ph. 1975 Address: 224 CSA Building. Design and Implementation of Computer Networks. Geometry.iisc. 8. He is recipient of the first ever Dewang Mehta Award for Innovation.D. Indian Institute of Science. He has visited and delivered several invited talks. Technology Comparison and Evaluation/Selection of IT infrastructure to many corporate and government organizations. BE (Hons) EE.org 80 . keynote addresses at both national and international conferences on Electric Energy Systems.iitd. Prof. Energy Conservation (loss minimization and voltage control). Operations Research. He has In case of changes. He is also an honorary professor of the National Institute of Advanced Studies and the Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research in India. His recent book. BE (Hons) Electrical Engineering. University of California.Graphics.iisc.ernet.S. BITS. He has invented the Simputer and is the founder and CE0 of Strand Genomics. Maintenance Scheduling. He was NSF Fellow at Purdue University in 1992. Optimization Methods for Logical Inference with John N. He was visiting professor at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Institute of Advanced Studies. 1977. BITS T: +91 11 2651067 firstname.lastname@example.org Bio: His activities include Optimal Hydro-thermal Scheduling.in http://csa. Indian Institute of Technology. Indian Institute of Science. Provided extensive consulting services on IT strategy. Melbourne. Hooker of Carnegie Mellon University. the highest honor in innovation and technology given by the Government of India. He is a fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences.in/~chandru Bio: Vijay Chandru is a professor at the Indian Institute of Science where he holds joint appointments as professor of Computer Science & Automation and Management Studies. describes an interface between his interests in integer programming techniques and automated theorem proving. Power Systems. Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research Ph. Los Angeles. His research interests are in the areas of Optimization and Logic. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. scholars and has contributed extensively in these areas as evidenced by the 335 research papers published by him in various national and international journals. Honorary Professor. Australia in 1982 and 1989.connectivity through VSAT. M. Kothari has also authored 12 books in Power Systems. He is also the Founder & CEO of Picopeta 9.ernet.ernet. and Power Quality and Energy Systems Planning and Modelling. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1982). D. Bangalore Department of Computer Science and Automation & Department of Management Studies Vijay Chandru. He has been visiting professor at UPenn and Purdue University. ME. Professor PhD. Professor of Computer Science & Management Studies. Honorary Professor. Unit Commitment. Delhi Center for Energy Studies DP Kothari.
in Bio: Computer Controller. degree (1993) in Information and Decision Systems from The George Washington University.K. Indian Institute of Technology. She was the Head. Delhi Pushpa Bajaj. Rajasthan University. Material Research Society of India (MRSI) Medal for her research contributions in materials in 1995. George Washington University email@example.com several best paper awards and gold medals for his work. Delhi Department of Electrical Engineering M. Certificate of merit for outstanding research by Director. Prof. students and has 130 research papers to her credit.iitd. Pilani and Rajasthan University for standing first in order of merit in M. Nominated by INSA as a National representative 1989 to 1993. The most notable contribution of Prof. Associate Professor PhD. Awards: Gold medals from BITS. Indian Institute of Technology. IITD in 1994. UK on deputation for 6 months in 1979 under IIT-UK collaborative programme on "Fibre reinforced Composites".D.D. namely (i) Industrial applications of Textiles (ii) Protective clothing published by Textile Institute.D. She has been to UMIST. Visvesvaryaya Regional Engineering College. Pilani.org 81 . Dr. software process improvement.S. As the Principal Investigator of this DST & ARDB funded project. Financial Control Technologies. BITS Bio. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org. the M. Bajaj and her research team relates to the indigenous Development of acrylic precursor fibres for the production of carbon fibres for structural engineering applications. Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering Ph. Robust Control. Bajaj is a dedicated researcher par excellence and a devoted teacher in the area of polymers and fibres. MSc. Deparment of Textiles MSc.in Bio: Shivraj Kanungo's interests lie in the areas of evaluating and benchmarking information systems effectiveness. degree (1988) in Management Information Systems from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. IL and the Ph.Gopal. IIT.Sc. 12. 10. Robotics and Automation. the first of its kind in the country for developing high strength and modulus acrylic precursors. she has done pioneering work. Manchester. In case of changes. New Delhi between 1982 to 1985. Kanungo is the coordinator of the Baan Unit of Excellence in Enterprise Applications and the Acer Competency Laboratory. Delhi Kanungo Shivraj.ernet.U. He has been Principal (1997-98). Professor Kanungo holds an integrated bachelor's and master's degree (1986) from Birla Institute of Technology and Science. Intelligent Control. Washington DC. UGC for the academic year 1983-1984.ac. 11. and implementing resource-challenged information systems. She has guided more than 20 Ph. Nominated as a "National Lecturer" by the University Grants Commission. Indian Institute of Technology. She is a co-author of two monographs. BITS T: 91 11 2651067 mgopal@ee. Nagpur. Textile Technology Department.
IIT Delhi (1985) and BE (Hons) EEE.ernet. India T:+91 22 576-7432 email@example.com/~mbala/ Bio: He worked as a Scientist in CARE. BE (Hons) Mechanical Engineering.D.iitd.in http://www. For the last 15 years. Madras Department of Humanities Ganesh LS. System Engineering. Professor Ph. University of Syracuse. Powai. 2658 1264 mbala@cse. New Delhi 110 016. Mumbai-400076. 2659 6019. He has supervised two Ph. Germany and University of Dortmund. Mumbai-400076. Madras Muraleedharan V R PhD Economics (1988) and MA (Hons) Economics. Further. Technology Management. Applied Systems Analysis. EE.iitm.D (Forecasting. BITS (1977) Address: Room No. electronic design automation and computer architecture. BITS Pilani (1977) Address: Indian Institute of Technology. Hauz Khas. Philips Chair Professor & Head of the Department of Computer Science & Engineering PhD. Courses include . BITS Pilani (1981) Address: Room No.cse. Delhi . System Dyanamics.13. IIT Madras ( 1979).ernet. Canada.pl?name=lsg_hum&offext=8435 Bio: Research interests include Technology Forecasting . he has held visiting positions in University of Guelph. Electrical Engineering Department. India Tel: +91 11 2659 1291. Germany.ac. USA. Indian Institute of Technology.ac. India T:+91 22 576-7432 vrm@iitm. Powai.mba. Project Management. he is involved in teaching and research in the areas of digital systems design. Data Analysis for Management and Maintenance Management In case of changes. M. IIT Bombay.Balakrishnan. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org http://www. Materials Management. IIT Delhi from 1977 to 1985 where he was involved in designing and implementing real-time DSP systems. Indian Institute of Technology. 2685 7649 Fax: +91 11 2658 1060. 14.org 82 . http://www.in.in/hssweb/people/muraleedharan. Electrical Engineering Department.:A202.htm 15. students and published nearly 40 conference and journal papers.Plan) IIT Madras (1986). Presently he is the Philips Chair Professor at IIT Delhi and head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.ac. Multicriteria Decisions. Delhi Department of Computer Science & Engineering M. Indian Institute of Technology.Tec (Maintenance Management).iitd. Edu.:A202.iitm. 2686 8765.in/cgi-bin/infofaculty. University of Kiel. IIT Bombay.ac.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Pilani.in Bio: Research and teaching interests in Heat & Mass Transfer.16.iitb. Geologistics India Ltd.in Indian Institute of Technology. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. Selling Skills.PhD(BITS Pilani): Power Systems.in http://www. Selling Skills. Indian Institute of Technology. He has been consultant to several Indian and Multi National Corporations.htm Bio: Interests in Relationship Marketing (CRM).iitkgp. Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Mumbai Shailesh J Mehta School of Management Sanjay Singh Gaur.Co. Gaur has been the Area coordinator of Marketing at S. Marketing Audit. Kharagpur Department of Computer Science & Engineering R Badrinath.iitb. Marketing Strategy. Associate Professor PhD (1994) and MS (1990). BITS Pilani 19. He has recently published a book "Event Marketing and Management". workshops and Journals. Dhanbad and Birla Institute of Technology & Science.ac. BITS Pilani ssg@som. Indian Institute of Technology. Solar Energy 18. and contributes regularly to international and national conferences. Neural Networks. His areas of interest include Relationship Marketing (CRM). aksinha@ee. Kanpur Department of Chemical Engineering D P Rao PhD.ac.P. Indian Institute of Technology. BITS dprao@iitk.Ltd. MSc Tech. Dr. Product & Brand Management. Control Systems. He is a frequent speaker on the topic of Relationship Marketing (CRM). Product and Brand Management. Event Marketing. research and training besides teaching on various aspects of Marketing and Strategy. Kharagpur Department of Electrical Engineering A K Sinha BSc (Engg). RFCL. Thermodynamics.in/~som/faculty/ssg. His experience in Academia spans over Nine years and includes consulting.ernet. He has supervised more than 20 dissertations at Post Graduate level and is guiding Doctoral research in Marketing Area. He has conducted several Management Development Programmes and trained managers from many leading companies in India. Some of the companies where he has been a consultant are Ranbaxy Laboratories Limted. Assistant Professor of Marketing and Management Development Programme (MDP) Coordinator PhD. Mumbai and has also been the Core Marketing Faculty at Indian School of Mines. MTech .org 83 . In case of changes. Marketing Strategy and Development of Marketing Attitude and Orientation.ac. 17. Jain Institute of Management and Research.
BITS In case of changes. DBMS. Data Structures. His research interests are Software Engineering process models.110001 22.in/sric/showprofile. 1989 Address: 5 Sikandra Road.ernet.in http://www. BITS.iictindia. Indian Institute of Chemical Technology Center for Development of Advanced Computing Sharad Purohit.org 84 . BITS Pilani. New Delhi . He was a visiting faculty in Systems Area in XIM-Bhubaneswar and Regional college Of Management.in http://www. Bombay) Address: Pune University Campus. 1989. Pune 411 007 T: 91-020-5694030 (O) F: 91-020-5691111 purohit@cdac.D. BITS. Xavier Institute of Management.D. IIT. Advertising & Communications Management and Director .org/adbi/Faculty/pur. 23. Prior to that.htm 21. BE (Hons) EEE and MSc (Hons.iitkgp.ernet. Software engineering. he worked in the Indian Railways as Signal Engineer for four years. Institute of Engineers India Bio: He has over 16 years of experience as Manager (Systems) with the Industrial Development Corporation of Orissa. Institute of Rural Management. Pilani). Bhubaneswar. 20. BITS Pilani. Ltd. Data communication and Networks. Anand Harekrishna Misra PGDM Systems and Operations Management.Amity Centre for CRM Ph. Director. MMS. SOOPs.iitkgp.ernet. IIT Delhi. interconnection networks and clustered computing systems. M. Ph. Centre for Development of Advanced Computing. Jaypee Institute of Information Technology Department of Computer Science and Information Technology Sanjay Goel.badri@cse. Data communication and Networks.Tech.php?empcode=aVmWY Bio: His research interests include simulation studies and development work in internet. MS Software Systems. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. (1969.Sc.) Physics. Ganeshkhind.Computer Technology.. Associate Professor M. His teaching interests in IT area are MIS. Infinity Business School Mukesh Chaturvedi. (1972. BE Electronics & Communication.
he has been a faculty member in the Department of Computer Engineering at Delhi Institute of Technology (Now Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology) after spending two years at National Informatics Centre as a Programmer. seminars and workshops.org 85 . Information Systems Management MMS. NMIMS. he was working as Director (Multimedia) at Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts.2 Million that was started in 1994. students for their final year projects. 24. software development and interactive multimedia content creation. During 1995-99. Nagpur University in the year 2001.edu/nilay. BITS Pilani. Electrical Engineering. Raipur Address: Kudwa Village. he was mainly involved in teaching courses in the area of Computer Graphics and Image Processing. Multimedia. Pilani and was elevated to the post of Assistant Professor in the year 1999. Raikwar. Manoharbhai Patel Institute of Engineering & Technology D. He has done his postgraduation from BITS. His professional interests span over Computer Graphics. At DIT. Many multimedia CDROMs. Maharashtra. At IGNCA. Human Computer Interaction and Education Methods. In 2001-2002. Digital archives and a very popular and rich web-enabled Digital Library were created as part of this project which was finally successfully completed under his leadership to the satisfaction of UNDP in 2002. he was also the National Project Coordinator of a UNDP funded project “Strengthening of National Facility for Interactive Multimedia Documentation of Cultural Resources” during 1999-2002 involving a UNDP funding of US $ 2. He has often been invited as a guest faculty and technical expert at various institutes. Computer & cognition. M Tech Instrumentation. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at email@example.com In case of changes. At JIIT. At IGNCA. Digital Image Processing.edu http://www. India Bio: joined the institution in the year 1985 after graduating from Government Engineering College. Nagpur University for four years and has been elected to the Senate. He worked as a Project manager and consultant on the same project. Board of Studies.nmims. He has guided around 150 BE/MCA/M. He specializes in the subject of Circuit Theory and Instrumentation Field. Assistant Professor ME. Raipur. BE Government Engineering College. of India.Tech. He has participated in and also organised several conferences. he also formulated and founded another project as the Principal Investigator of “Cultural Heritage Digital Library in Hindi with special focus on Hindi speaking region”. Computer Vision. BITS (1983) Address: T: F: nilayy@nmims. 25. he organised an international workshop on “Computer Applications in Archaeology” at JIIT in 2002 Earlier. He has been successful as an academician in the University Circle. Prior to joining JIIT in 2002. He has served as Chairman. Gondia 441 614.Bio: He has seventeen years of mixed experience in teaching. B. Govt. 79 lakh from Ministry of Communication and Information Technology. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies Nilay Yagnik. This project attracted a funding of Rs.
he has taught courses in Information Technology. He was the first to design and fabricate a high peak power-copper bromide laser. Executive Training and Senior Level Placement. he worked at BITS. His areas of research include: quantum physics and laser physics. He has several publications to his credit at the National and International level. Andheri (West). IIT Kahpur. Presently. MSc Physics. New Delhi. Kurukshetra. Lt. 28. He has published 20 research papers in nationaVinternational journals. IIT Delhi. National Physical Laboratory. Pilani. Director in the Office of Scientific Adviser to the Chief of Naval Staff. India T: +91-022-623 0396/2401/7454 F: +91-022-623 7042 hmohan@spjimr. At NMIMS. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research G. Geo-Physical Services (Indicos) & Computer Software (Datamatics). New Delhi. SP Jain Institute of Management & Research Mohan Harsh. National Defence Academy. IIFT. Khadakwasla. BITS (1971) Address: T: F: Bio: Before joining as It. Involved in Marketing Consultancy.in In case of changes.res. Area of Interest: International Marketing. 27. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. BE BITS grk@tifr. Address: Munshi Nagar. Defence Electronics Applications Laboratory (DEAL). He is also a Corporate Trainer and has served on the Executive Boards of Information Technology and Management forums of India. Ravindra Kumar PhD. Director PhD. 26.Bio: NMIMS Best Faculty of the Year Award. He is a life member of Indian Laser Association.400 058. Dadabhai Road. BE (Hons) EEE Gold Medallist in International Trade from IIFT. Chief of Naval Staff JP Judeja. and a fellow of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers. Delhi.in Bio: Has over 18 years experience in International Marketing of Engineering Products (Larsen & Toubro). lIT. in 1994. 2003. Regional Engineering College. He has worked with Companies such as Wipro Infotech and Digital Equipment in areas spanning Business Development. Learning Services and Program Management. Marketing and Perspective Management. he is working on applications of lasers and electro-optics. a fellow of Optical Society of India. Pune. Dehradun and Institute of Armament Technology (IAT). New Delhi.org 86 . Mumbai .ernet. Office of Scientific Advisor. Thereafter for 5 years was a working partner in OMNI Consultants International. Professor of International Marketing International Marketing.
ernet. After joining the Hyderabad University in 1979 he began researching American Poetry and he published a study of contemporary American formal verse titled Difficult Balance in 1993. call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. the house journal of that institution. He received his Ph.the British Council Scholarship (1982-83) at Merton College. nonlinear optics and generally interested in anything to do with lasers. Ramanan has also organized several seminars for the Department.org 87 .htm Bio: Born in 1949.in/sh/denglish/mgr-cv. In case of changes. IndoAmerican Center for International Studies PhD. Mohan Ramanan was educated in Calcutta. USA. Ramanan has been closely involved with the Indo-American Center for International Studies (formerly ASRC) and has edited several issues of IJAS (Indian Journal of American Studies).Bio: PhD on on phase conjugate mirrors in non-linear optics field. As Senior Academic Fellow (1996) and Deputy Director. Bangalore. intense field laser-atom/molecule interaction. Research interests include super-intense laser solid interaction. Massachusetts. of fellowships he received . Chennai and Pilani. BITS mgrsh@uohyd. Both books were the result. He is interested in religious studies and in Carnatic music. 29. Joined TIFR in 1991.in http://www. Senior Fellow and Deputy Director. partly.uohyd. Oxford and the Fulbright award (1989-90) at Amherst College. He is the author/editor of ten books and over hundred articles which have appeared in Indian and foreign forums. Professor and the Coordinator of the Departmental Research Scheme.ernet. University of Hyderabad Department of English Mohan Ramanan.D. in 1978 for a thesis on the British Movement poets which was later published as The Movement in 1989.
mmu. genetic algorithm and genetic programming etc. MIT Muzaffarpur (1991) Address: Jalan Air Keroh Lama. 75450 Melaka. PGDM. BIT Mesra (1993). Malaysia and "Circuits and Signals" published by Pearson.my/~rakesh/ Bio: Taught at BITS from 1993-97 and Defense University. Bukit Beruang. 3rd Floor. Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship PhD (2003) London Business School. Colorado (2002). A V Birla India Centre Scholarship. IIM Calcutta (1993) President. S. IIM Calcutta (1992) 2. Multi Media University Faculty of Engineering & Technology Rakesh Ranjan.org 88 . IIM Calcutta (1993). call (917) 930-1492 or email Anupendra Sharma at anupendra@bitsaa. # B. Rakesh has co-authored three books entitled “Signals and Systems” published by McGraw-Hill. BITS Pilani Address: 1. Dr. Singapore 138676 T: (65) 67995382 F: (65) 67995499 balagopal.vissa@insead. In case of changes.BITSIANS AT ASIAN UNIVERSITIES (Outside India) 1. BITS (1996). # A V Birla India Centre Dissertation Year Award (2002-2003). M Eng. Ayer Rajah Avenue. Lecturer PhD. BE.ranjan@mmu. New Delhi.edu Bio: Research Interests: Entrepreneurship and business strategy. BE (Hons) EEE and MSc (Hons) Chemistry. Dua Memorial Prize for organizational abilities. Awards: Best Paper Award by the International Management Division for the 2002 Academy of Management meeting in Denver.edu. FET Block T: + 606-252 3397 F: + 606-231 6552 rakesh. Prentice Hall. His research interests are operation. Prentice Hall. Singapore / Tata McGraw-Hill. # Finalist for the Carolyn Dexter Award of the 2003 Academy of Management meeting. Ethiopia from 1998-2001. Nominated for Marquis WHO'S WHO IN THE WORLD (USA) 2004 for his research contribution in the area of "Radial Distribution ". INSEAD. India . Singapore Balagopal Vissa. Mala ysia. London Business School (1998-2002). He has contributed 17 research papers in international journals and 35 papers at international conferences. “Random Process and Queuing Theory” published by Pearson. control and planning of Distribution system with the application of fuzzy logic. Students Association.my http://www1.edu.