Somenath Biswas


Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD, Computer Science (1980)
  • MTech, Computer Science (1976)
  • BTech, Electronics and Elect. Communication Engineering (1973)



  • Nucleon and Flavor Form Factors In a Light Front Quark Model in AdS/QCD, D. Chakrabarti and C. Mondal, Eur. Phys. J. C 73, 2671 (2013).

  • Topological Aspects of Fermions on a Honeycomb Lattice, D.Chakrabarti, S.Hands and A.Rago, JHEP 0906, 060 (2009).

  • Hadron optics in three dimensional invariant coordinate space from deeply virtual Compton scattering, S.J. Brodsky, D. Chakrabarti, A. Harindranath, A. Mukherjee, J.P Vary, Phys. Rev. D 75, 014003(2007).

  • Scattering of glue by glue on the light-cone worldsheet. I. Helicity non-conserving amplitudes, D.Chakrabarti, J.Qiu and C.B.Thorn, Phys. Rev. D 72, 065022(2005).

  • Thermodynamics of the Lee-Wick partners: An alternative approach, published in Physical Review D, Vol. 84, 045023 (8 pages), (2011). arXiv:1108.0483 [hep-ph]

  • Elected Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences, India (2013).

  • Selected as Sanjay and Rachna Pradhan Chaired Professor (2012).

  • President of the Council of the Indian Association for Research in Computing Science during 2000 -- 2002.

  • Program Committee Chair of the 11 th FSTTCS Conference, 1991.

  • Made a member of a two-men committee for preparing the working paper on 'Vision and Future Plans of IIT Kanpur' (1995).


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Department of Computer Science and Engineering
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

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