Sukumar Ghosh


Ph.D. (1971), Calcutta University
M.Tech (1967), Computer Science & Engineering, Calcutta University


1987-today: Faculty member, Department of Computer Science, University of Iowa
1969-1984: Faculty member, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

Past Ph.D. students

Ajoy K. Datta , Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Pranay Chaudhuri, Principal, Heritage Institiute of Technology, India
Narayan Chaudhuri, Bengal Engineering College, India
Atal Chaudhuri, Vice Chancellor, VSS University of Technology, Bhubaneswar, India
Somprakash Bandopadhyay, Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata, India
Ajay Gupta, Lucent Technologies
Xiaoming Lin
Mehmet Hakan Karaata , Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Engineering, Kuwait University
Jeff Line
Arobinda Gupta , Professor and Head, Computer and Informatics Center, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
Xin He, Microsoft Research
Shrisha Rao Professor, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore, India
Alina Bejan, OSG (Open Science Grid) Coordinator for EOT (Education, Outreach, Training), University of Chicago (Computation Institute)(since Fall 2007)
Anand Padmanabhan, Senior Research Scientist NCSA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Anurag Dasgupta, Assistant Professor, Valdosta State University
Andrew D. Berns, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Northern Iowa

Current Ph.D. students

Sikder Rezwanul Huq

Selected Professional Activities

Member of IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, and ACM
Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Steering Committee Member: International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security (SSS)
Steering Committee Co-Chair: International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2019)

Current Research Interests

Distributed Systems and Algorithms, Fault Tolerance, Self-stabilizing and Self-organizing Systems, Embedded Systems