Arnab Sarkar

Arnab Sarkar

I am an Associate Professor at the Advanced Technology Development Centre (ATDC), IIT Kharagpur. I joined the institute in December, 2019. Since January 2021, I am also associated with the Centre of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence (CoEAI), IIT Kharagpur, as a Joint Faculty.

Previously, after submitting my PhD in 2011, I worked briefly as a Visiting Scientist with the Advanced Computing and Micro-electronics Unit (ACMU), Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata, India, and then at Samsung India Software Operations (SISO), Bangalore where I worked for one year as a Chief Engineer with the Android Platforms Group. Before joining IIT Kharagpur, I worked with the Dept. of Computer Science and Enginneering, IIT Guwahati for seven years, first as Assistant Professor and subsequently as Associate Professor.


Advanced Technology Development Centre,
IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur,
West Bengal - 721302, India.

+91-3222-2-81954 (Off)
+91-3222-2-81955 (Res)


Research Interests

  • Scheduling Strategies in Real-time and Embedded Systems

  • Bandwidth Allocation in Wireless Cellular Networks

  • Algorithms for Smart Grids

  • Computer Organization and Architecture


  • Ph.D in Computer Science and Engg. (2011) Dept. of CSE, IIT Kharagpur, INDIA.

  • M.S. in Computer Science and Engg. (2006), Dept. of CSE, IIT Kharagpur, INDIA.

  • B.Tech. in Information Technology (2003) Dept. of Radio Physics and Electronics, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, INDIA.