Dr. Sudipta SahaAssistant Professor
School of Electrical Sciences
(Computer Science & Engineering)

Research Interests

Internet-of-Things (IoT); Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN); Multi-Robot Systems; Privacy-Preserving Secure Communication; Multi-Party Computation; Trusted Computing; Block-Chain; Cyber-Physical Systems; Systems Design and Developement; Complex Systems; Dynamical Systems.

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Contact Details

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Education

 Degree Discipline Year School
 PhD Computer Science and Engineering 2015 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
 MTech Computer Science and Engineering 2008 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
 BE Computer Science and Technology 2002 Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur
 

Biosketch

 

Teaching

Programming & Data Structures Theory, Programming & Data Structures Laboratory, Computer Networks and Security, Discrete Mathematics, Digital Logic and Systems, Sensor Networks, Internet-of-Things, Computer Networks, Operating Systems.

 

Recent Publications (International Journals)

1Coverage maximization under resource constraints using proliferating random walks. Sudipta Saha, Niloy Ganguly, and Abhijit Guria. Pramana – Journal of Physics, 84(2), 273–284, 2015. [PRAMANA 2015]
2Epidemic spreading through direct and indirect interactions. Niloy Ganguly, Tyll Krueger, Animesh Mukherjee, and Sudipta Saha*. Physical Review E, 90(3):032808, 2014. [PRE 2014]
3Intergroup networks as random threshold graphs. Sudipta Saha, Niloy Ganguly, Animesh Mukherjee, and Tyll Krueger. Physical Review E, 89(4):042812, 2014. [PRE 2014]
4Understanding evolution of inter-group relationships using bipartite networks. Saptarshi Ghosh, Sudipta Saha, Ajitesh Srivastava, Tyll Krueger, Niloy Ganguly, and Animesh Mukherjee. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 31(9):584-594, 2013. [IEEE JSAC 2013]
5Coverage maximization under resource constraints using a nonuniform proliferating random walk. Sudipta Saha and Niloy Ganguly. Physical Review E, 87(2):022807, 2013. [PRE 2013]
6Effect of attachment strategies on bipartite networks. Niloy Ganguly, Sudipta Saha, Abyayananda Maiti, Sanket Agarwal, Fernando Peruani, and Animesh Mukherjee. The European Physical Journal B, 86(6):1-8, 2013. [EPJB 2013]

Conferences (International)

1IoT-based Framework for Low-Cost and Light-Weight Vehicle Detection . Chandra Shekhar, Sudipta Saha, Accepted in 18th International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS), 2022. Marina Del Rey, LA, California, USA. [IEEE DCOSS 2022]
2Divide, Conquer and Merge for Internet-of-Things. Jagnyashini Debadarshini, Sudipta Saha, Accepted in 18th International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS), 2022. Marina Del Rey, LA, California, USA. [IEEE DCOSS 2022]
3Multi-Party Computation in IoT for Privacy-Preservation. Himanshu Goyal , Sudipta Saha, Accepted in 42nd IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), 2022, Bologna, Italy. [IEEE ICDCS 2022]
4Collaborative Load Management in Smart Home Area Network . Jagnyashini Debadarshini, Sudipta Saha, Accepted in 42nd IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), 2022, Bologna, Italy. [IEEE ICDCS 2022]
5Simultaneous Intra-Group Communication: Understanding the Problem Space. Jagnyashini Debadarshini, Sudipta Saha, Accepted in 41st IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2022, London. [IEEE INFOCOM 2022]
6Efficient Coordination among Electrical Vehicles: An IoT-Assisted Approach.Jagnyashini Debadarshini, Sudipta Saha, Accepted in 41st IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2022, London. [IEEE INFOCOM 2022]
7IoT-Assisted Low-Cost Traffic Volume Measurement and Control. Chandra Shekhar, and Sudipta Saha. Accepted in the 14th International Conference on COMmunication Systems & NETworkS (COMSNETS), 2022, Bengaluru, India. The work received the best paper award in the forum. [IEEE COMSNETS 2022]
8Classification of Adversities in Urban Deployment of Internet-of-Things. Chandra Shekhar, and Sudipta Saha. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on COMmunication Systems & NETworkS (COMSNETS), 2022, Bengaluru, India. [IEEE COMSNETS 2022]
9Concurrent Transmission for Multi-Robot Coordination. Sourabha Bharadwaj, Karunakar Gonnabathula, Sudipta Saha, Chayan Sarkar and Rekha Raja. In Proceedings of IEEE 19th Annual Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC). The work received the best paper award in the forum. 2022. [IEEE CCNC 2022]
10iLid: IoT-Assisted Low-Cost and Scalable Inventory-Management System. Chandra Shekhar, Rishikesh Vepura and Sudipta Saha. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Range and Technology (ICORT), 2021, Odisha, India. [IEEE ICORT 2021]
11Mitigating Adversities in Urban IoT-setup: A Sensor Assisted Approach. Chandra Shekhar, Sudipta Saha, and Mun Choon Chan. Accepted in 13th International Conference on COMmunication Systems & NETworkS (COMSNETS), 2021, Bengaluru, India. [IEEE COMSNETS 2021]
12Fine-grained Frequencies to Combat Cross Technology Interference in IoT: A Measurement Study. Chandra Shekhar, and Sudipta Saha. Accepted in the 14th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunications Systems (ANTS), 2020, Delhi, India. [IEEE ANTS 2020]
13Start of Frame Delimiters (SFDs) for Simultaneous Intra-Group One-to-All Dissemination, Jagnyashini Debadarshini, Sudipta Saha, Olaf Landsiedel, and Mun Chun Chan, Accepted in the 45th IEEE International Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), 2020, Sydney, Australia. [IEEE LCN 2020]
14Concurrent Transmission Based Data Sharing with Run-Time Variation of TDMA Schedule, Tummala Madhav, and Sudipta Saha, Accepted in the 45th IEEE International Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), 2020,Sydney, Australia. [IEEE LCN 2020]
15Fine-grained Frequencies for Simultaneous Intra-Group One-to-All Dissemination, Jagnyashini Debadarshini, Chandra Shekhar, and Sudipta Saha, Accepted in the 17th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-Hoc and Smart Systems (MASS), 2020, Delhi NCR, India. [IEEE MASS 2020]
16Efficient many-to-many data sharing using synchronous transmission and TDMA. Sudipta Saha, Olaf Landsiedel, Mun Choon Chan. In Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS), 2017, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [IEEE DCOSS 2017]
17Design and application of a many-to-one communication protocol. Sudipta Saha and Mun Choon Chan. In Proceedings of the 36th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2017, Atlanta, GA. (Acceptance ratio: 292/1395 = 20.93%). (*Presentation received the best-in-session-presentation award in the session). [IEEE INFOCOM 2017]
18PSync: Visible Light-Based Time Synchronization for Internet of Things (IoT). Xiangfa Guo, Mobashir Mohammad, Sudipta Saha*, Mun Choon Chan, Seth Gilbert, and Derek Leong. In Proceedings of the 35th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2016, San Francisco, CA, USA. (Acceptance ratio: 300/1644 = 18%) (*Received the best-in-session-presentation award in the technical session of IoT). [IEEE INFOCOM 2016]
19Information dissemination dynamics in delay tolerant network: A bipartite network approach. Sudipta Saha, Niloy Ganguly, and Animesh Mukherjee. In Proceedings of, the third ACM International Workshop on Mobile Opportunistic Networks, MobiOpp’12, pages 21–28, 2012. ACM. [ACM MOBIOPP 2012]
20Understanding information dissemination dynamics in delay tolerant networks using theory of bipartite networks. Sudipta Saha*, Niloy Ganguly, and Animesh Mukherjee. In Proceedings of IEEE COMSNETS PhD Forum, 2012, Bangalore, India. (Received the best presentation award in the forum). [IEEE COMSNETS 2012]
 

Academic Honors & Awards

  • Work on "IoT-Assisted Low-Cost Traffic Volume Measurement and Control" received Best Paper Award in IEEE COMSNETS, 2022.
  • Work on "Concurrent Transmission for Multi-Robot Coordination" received the Best Paper Award in IEEE ROBOCOM 2022 held in conjunction with IEEE CCNC 2022.
  • Received the Best-in-Session-Presentation award in the technical session of IoT in IEEE INFOCOM 2016, at San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Received travel grant from the School of Computing, National University of Singapore to attend IEEE INFOCOM 2016, at San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Ph.D. thesis got nominated from the department of Computer Science & Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, for the ACM India best doctoral dissertation award, 2015.
  • Ph.D. thesis got nominated from the department of Computer Science & Engineering, IIT Kharagpur for the IBM best thesis award, 2015.
  • Got selected for DAAD scholarship for pursuing research in Germany in 2013.
  • Was invited for a research visit for a period of one and half months in the department of IMC, ZIH, TU Dresden, Germany in 2012.
  • Was invited to attend the 8th Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Technical Architects’ Global Conference (TACTiCS) 2012, Hotel Taj Palace, New Delhi, in 2012.
  • Received the best presentation award in the IEEE COMSNETS PhD Forum 2012, at Bangalore, India.
  • Received TCS research scholarship since July, 2010 to May, 2014, for pursuing PhD at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.
  • Ranked 4th in MTech, in the department of Computer Science & Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India, in 2008.
  • Received scholarship from Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India, from July, 2006 to May, 2008, for pursuing MTech at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.
  • Got honored by All Bengal Teachers’ Association (ABTA) for scoring highest marks in the Higher Secondary examination (10+2), 1998, in Mahammad Bazar block, Birbhum, West Bengal – 731127, India.
  • Received Merit Certificate, under National Scholarship Scheme for scoring high marks in Secondary Examination (10), 1996.
 

Research Scholar

Chandra Shekhar, Jagnyashini Debadarshini (PMRF)
 

Projects Undertaken

"Design and implementation of a wireless sensor network testbed". Funding agency: IIT Bhubaneswar. Budget: INR 10.00 Lacs. Duration: 2 years (2018 - 2020). Status: Ongoing. (Principal Investigator).
 
"Light weight, reconfigurable cognitive radio platform for M2M and IoT applications", Funding Agency: IMPRINT-II, Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India. Budget: 93 Lacs. Duration 3 years (2019 - 2021). Status: Ongoing. (Co-Principal Investigator)

Professional Experience

  1. Assistant Professor in the School of Electrical Sciences, in the discipline of Computer Science & Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar, Feb, 2017 – Continuing.
  2. Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the pillar of Information Systems Technology and Design (ISTD), at Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), Nov, 2016 – Jan, 2017.
  3. Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the department of Computer Science, School of Computing (SoC), at National University of Singapore (NUS), May, 2014 – Oct, 2016.
  4. Senior Project Officer in several research projects sponsored by Department of Science and Technology (DST) and Department of Information Technology (DIT), Govt. of India, May, 2010 – Nov, 2013.
  5. Software Engineer in PowerSys Technologies Pvt Ltd, Sep, 2008 – Feb, 2010.
  6. Associate Member of Technical Staff in Magma Design Automation Pvt Ltd, Jun 2008 – Aug, 2008.
  7. Lecturer in the department of Computer Science & Engineering, in Birbhum Institute of Engineering & Technology (BIET), affiliated under West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), Mar, 2003 – Jul, 2006.

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