Refresher Course on “Emerging Trends in Algorithms”
The Refresher Course was a great success. Our heartfelt thanks to the speakers for giving their valuable time, to the faculty and management of Heritage Institute of Technology for their support and TCS for partly sponsoring the event.
Our chapter is going to organise a refresher course and workshop on the 27th and 29th of February, 2012 at the Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata campus to be conducted by eminent faculty from the Indian Statistical Institute. Topics will include cutting edge fields in computer science research like Graph Algorithms, Information Retrieval, etc.
**For full details on this programme, details of topics and speakers please see the Programme Brochure.
A brief list of speakers and topics is as follows:
- 11:00 – 1:30 Dr. Bharghab Bhattacharya – Advanced Computing and Microelectronics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute on “Algorithmic Microfluidics”
- 2:00 – 4:30 Dr. Susmita Sur-Kolay – Advanced Computing and Microelectronics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute on “EDA Challenges in Nanometer Technology Chip Design”
- 11:30 – 1:30 Dr. Mandar Mitra – Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Unit, Indian Statistical Institute on “An Introduction to Information Retrieval”
- 2:00 – 4:30 Dr. Subhas Chandra Nandy – Advanced Computing and Microelectronics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute on “Geometric Optimization Problems”
Rs. 600/ – External Faculty members
Rs. 500/ – External students
(Heritage Institute of Technology)
Rs. 300/ – Students
Rs. 400/ – Faculty Members
Lunch will be provided to attendees for this two day long event. All participants in this refresher course will receive certificates of participation.
- Prof. Partha Basuchoudhuri (faculty sponsor) – +91 9163883328
- Ayushi Dalmia (Chair) – +91 9007491129
- Riddhiman Dasgupta (Treasurer) – +91 9830061181