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A short biography of Subhas Mukhopadhyay
Dr. Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay (M'97, SM'02, F'11) graduated from the Department of Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India with a Gold medal and received the Master of Electrical Engineering degree from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. He has PhD (Eng.) degree from Jadavpur University, India and Doctor of Engineering degree from Kanazawa University, Japan.
Currently he is working as a Professor of Sensing Technology with the School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand. He has over 25 years of teaching and research experiences.
His fields of interest include Smart Sensors and Sensing Technology, Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things, Electromagnetics, Control Engineering, Magnetic Bearing, Fault Current Limiter, Electrical Machines and numerical field calculation etc.
He has authored/co-authored over 275 papers in different international journals, conferences and book chapter. He has edited eleven conference proceedings. He has also edited eleven special issues of international journals as lead guest editor and fifteen books with Springer-Verlag.
He was awarded numerous awards throughout his career and attracted over NZ $3.5 M on different research projects.
He has delivered 206 seminars including keynote, tutorial, invited and special seminars.
He is a Fellow of IEEE (USA), a Fellow of IET (UK). He is a Topical Editor of IEEE Sensors Journal, an Associate Editor IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurements and a Technical Editor of IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics. He is in the editorial board of e-Journal on Non-Destructive Testing, Sensors and Transducers, Transactions on Systems, Signals and Devices (TSSD). He is the co-Editor-in-chief of the International Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems (www.s2is.org). He was the Technical Programme Chair of ICARA 2004, ICARA 2006 and ICARA 2009. He was the General chair/co-chair of ICST 2005, ICST 2007, IEEE ROSE 2007, IEEE EPSA 2008, ICST 2008, IEEE Sensors 2008, ICST 2010, IEEE Sensors 2010, ICST 2011, ICST 2012 and ICST 2013. He has organized the IEEE Sensors conference 2009 at Christchurch, New Zealand during October 25 to 28, 2009 as General Chair. He is currently organizing the 8th ICST in Liverpool, UK, during Sepember 2-4, 2014, (http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/BLT/BEST/ICST2014/127184.htm)
He is the Ex-Chair of the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society New Zealand Chapter
Roles and Responsibilities
Professor of Sensing Technology.
Smart Sensors, Sensors Network, WSN, IoT.
Project: Smart Home, Eldercare, pathogen detection, Interdigital snesors, Planar magnetic sensors.
1. Sensors and Sensing Technology,
2. Wireless sensor networks,
3. Instrumentation and Measurements,
4. Electromagnetics, control, electrical machines and numerical field calculation etc.
Health and Well-being
Field of research codes
Biomedical Engineering (090300): Biomedical Instrumentation (090303): Circuits and Systems (090601): Control Systems, Robotics and Automation (090602): Electrical and Electronic Engineering (090600): Engineering (090000): Industrial Electronics (090603): Medical Devices (090304)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Sensing technology, Low frequency, Microwave and RF sensors,
Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet ofThings
Instrumentation and Measurement
Non Destructive evaluation techniques,
Fault Current limiter,
Electrical Machines and Computer Aided Machine Design, Electronics, Power Electronics and Machine Drives.
Project Title: Development and commercialisation of Smart sensors
Date Range: 2012 - 2012
Funding Body: Use MINBIE -- Ministry of Science and Innovation
281.271 Engineering Mathematics
281.353 Control Engineering
281.385 Advanced Electronics Circuits