Shashank K Mehta

PhD (University of Nebraska-Linclon)

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD, University of Nebraska-Linclon
  • (MSc Physics, MTech CS) IIT Kanpur.



  • Generalized reduction to compute toric ideals", (with Deepanjan Kesh), Discrete Mathematics, Algorithms and Applications, World Scientic Publishing Company, vol 2(1), pp 45-59, 2010.

  • Critically Indecomposable Graphs", (with Chandan Dubey) Discrete Applied Mathematics, Elsevier, 157, 149-163, 2009.

  • Polynomial Irreducibility Testing through Minkowski Summand Computation", (with Deepanjan Kesh), 20th Canadian Conference on Computational Geometry (CCCG'08), McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 13-15 August 2008.

  • Domination Search in Graphs with Low Dominating Target Number", (with Divesh Aggarwal and Jitender Singh Deogun) 31st International Workshop on Graph-Theoretic Concepts in Computer Science (WG 2005), Metz, France, 23-25 June, 2005; LNCS 3787, pp 28-37.

  • A Synthesis for Testability Scheme for Finite State Machines Using Clock Control" (with S. Seth and K Einspahr), IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Vol 18, No. 12, December 1999, pp 1780-1792.

  • Marie-Curie Fellowship from European Union[2006].

  • Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship[2006]

  • Giulio Racah Diploma on the basis of performance in the International School of Subnuclear Physics, Erice, Italy [School Director: G. 'tHooft][2002]

  • Jyotindranath Mitra Scholarship(on the basis of performance in B.Sc. in Calcutta University).[1995]

  • Junior Research Fellowship under CISR fellowship scheme[NET, 1996]


CS 223,
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-7829 (O)

Email: skmehta[AT]


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