Arnab Sarkar


        1. A Computational Backbone Design Framework for Industrial Processes to Enable Industry 4.0 Readiness
          Under: Institute Scheme for Innovative R&D (ISIRD), IIT Kharagpur

        2. Curriculum Design and Content Development for the Course, “Robotics for Real Life Applications”
          Under: TCS iON - Industry Honour Certification (B.Tech)

        3. A Software Tool for the Planning and Design of Smart Micro Power Grids (Principal Investigator)
          (A multi-institutional project involving IIT Kharagpur and IIT Patna)
          Under: IMPacting Research INnovation and Technology (IMPRINT), MHRD, Govt. of India

        4. Information Security Research and Development Centre (ISRDC) (Co-Investigator)
          Under: Information Security Education and Awareness (ISEA) Project (Phase-II), DeitY, Govt. of India.


        1. Scheduling in Mixed-Criticality Systems – From Theory to Practice. 7th International Symposium on Embedded Computing and System Design (ISED), Dec, 2017.

        2. Real-time Task Scheduling in the Reconfigurable Space. 7th International Symposium on Embedded Computing and System Design (ISED), Dec, 2017.

        3. Real-time Embedded Systems Analysis – From Theory to Practice. 19th International Symposium on VLSI Design and Test (VDAT), June 26-29, 2015, Ahmedabad.

        4. Reliable Real-Time Embedded Systems. IEEE INDICON, Dec, 2014.


        1. Fault-tolerant and Reliable Embedded Systems Design. Strategic Training Programme on “Next Generation Spacecraft Systems and Technologies”, 19th December, 2019, URSC, ISRO, Bangalore.

        2. Reliability-aware High-level Synthesis. STC on, "C-based VLSI Design, Synthesis, Optimization an Verification", 2nd April, 2019, IIT Guwahati.

        3. Real-time Safety-critical Systems Design, ICACNI, 8th June, 2018, NIT Silchar.

        4. Optimal Scheduling of Real-time Tasks using Supervisory Control Theory of Discrete Event Systems. June 08, 2017, ACMU, ISI Kolkata.

        5. Performance Validation in Real-Time Cyber-Physical Systems. One-day seminar on “Emerging topics in Computer Science”, May 01, 2017, NIT Meghalaya.

        6. Dynamic Resource Allocation for Cloud Data Centers. Faculty Development Program on “Cloud Computing with AWS”, Dec 06, 2016, IIIT Guwahati. Organized by: E & ICT Academy, IIT Guwahati

        7. IoT and its Usecases in Diverse Domains. Workshop on “IoT: A Gateway to Smart and Intelligent Future”, Nov 04, 2016, NIT Meghalaya. Organized by: E & ICT Academy, IIT Guwahati

        8. CAD for Digital VLSI: From Concept to Chip. Workshop on “Electronics System Design and Manufacturing”, Mar 16, 2015, IIT Guwahati.

        9. CAD for Digital VLSI Design Automation. STC on "Recent Trends in Electronics and Computation", Mar 9-13, 2015, IIT Guwahati.

        10. Real-Time Scheduling in Distributed Environments. STC on "Recent Trends in Networks and Distributed Computing", Feb 10-14, 2015, IIT Guwahati.

        11. Introduction to Real-Time Embedded Systems Design. STC on "Real-Time Embedded Systems - Design, Verification and Test", Nov 27-29, 2014, IIT Guwahati.

        12. Routing Algorithms in VLSI Physical Design Automation. Oct, 2014, IIT Patna.

        13. Real-time Scheduling on Multiprocessors: Problems and Algorithms. May, 2013, Calcutta University.

Short Term Courses / Workshops

        1. GIAN Course on: Mixed-criticality Real-time Systems, 21st to 25th May, 2018, IIT Guwahati.

        2. KIC-TEQIP Workshop on "Information and Communication Technology in Healthcare: Challenges and Promises", 25th March, 2015, IIT Guwahati.

        3. QIP STC on "Computational Methods for Smart Grids". 9th to 13th March, 2015, IIT Guwahati.

        4. KIC-TEQIP STC on "Real-Time Embedded Systems - Design, Verification and Test". Nov-Dec, 2014, IIT Guwahati.


        1. MSR India PhD fellowship Award from Microsoft Research India, in 2007.

        2. National Doctoral Fellowship (NDF) from AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, in 2006.

        3. National Scholarship from Ministry of HRD, Government of India, in 2001.

Other Professional Services

        1. Warden, Dibang Hostel, IIT Guwahati.

        2. External Reviewer to IEEE Transactions on Computers (IEEE TC), IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernatics (IEEE TSMC), Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Journal of Systems and Software (JSS), IET Computers and Digital Techniques etc.

        3. Member TPC: ES & VLSID 2018, 2017, 2016, ISED 2016, VDAT 2016; Publication Chair: VDAT 2016, ISED 2017.

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