Sukumar Ghosh


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


1984-1985, 1987-2020: 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 (current coordinates unknown)
Mehmet Hakan Karaata , Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Engineering, Kuwait University
Jeff Line, Retired from Micron Semiconductors
Arobinda Gupta , Professor and Head, Computer and Informatics Center, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
Xin He, Microsoft Research
Shrisha Rao Professor, International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore, India
Alina Bejan, OSG (Open Science Grid) Coordinator for EOT (Education, Outreach, Training), University of Chicago (Computation Institute) (last known coordinates)
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
Sikder Rezwanul Huq, Amazon .

(* = passed away)

Selected Professional Activities

Member of IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, and ACM
Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Past Steering Committee Chair: International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security (SSS)
Steering Committee Co-Chair (1999-2020): International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking

Research Interests

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