Office and Administration

Director

Prof. Rahul Banerjee

Email: director@lnmiit.ac.in

Contact number: +91-141- 5191702

Prof. Rahul Banerjee is a Professor of Computer Science & Engineering and the Director at the LNMIIT Jaipur since July 1, 2017. Prior to that, he was a Professor of Computer Science & Information Systems Engineering, at BITS Pilani, wherefrom he is, currently, on a long leave.

He holds a PhD in Computer Science & Engineering in the area of Hybrid Intelligent Systems. His research and teaching interests lie in the areas of Computer Networking (Protocol engineering, QoS, Routing, Mobility, Vehicular Networking), Wearable Computing (involving non-invasive sensing, on-body computing, BAN based routing) and Ubiquitous Computing (including Internet of Things / Cyber-Physical Systems and Ambient Intelligence).

He has led and participated in several funded research projects including those funded by European Commission in the area of Next Generation Networking involving IPv6 (in a five-nation project), Govt. of India (DIT-MCIT) in the area of Technology-enabled Learning, Govt. of France (in a four-nation project) in the area of IPv6-enabled Low-Power Wireless Sensor Networking. In addition, Microsoft Research, IBM, Cisco, DEC and Google have supported his work in a variety of forms and grants. He has had active research collaborations involving Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Oxford, University of Bern, UPM Madrid, Stanford University, Penn State University, University of Bath, University of Haute Alsace and ITM Rennes amongst others.

He has been a reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Internet Computing, IEEE Communications, IEEE Transactions on ITS, Elsevier's Pattern Recognition Letters, International Journal of Computer Networking & Distributed Systems and IISc Journal apart from numerous refereed international and national conferences and symposia. He has also served on Technical Committees related to the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and IEEE apart from playing an active role in select work-groups of the Internet Engineering Task-Force (IETF).

His also a Senior Member of the IEEE and a Member of ACM, ISCA and ISTE.