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Mitra
Sushmita
Current position: 
Professor (Higher Administrative Grade, HAG)
Current nationality: 
India
Current residence: 
India
Affiliation/Institution: 
Indian Statistical Institute
Biodata: 
Mitra is a Professor, Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. She was in the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH), Aachen, Germany (1992–94) as a Fellow under the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). She was Visiting Professor at Computer Science Department, University of Alberta, Canada; Meiji University, Japan; and Aalborg University Esbjerg, Denmark. Mitra received the National Talent Search Scholarship (1978–1983) from National Council of Educational Research and Training, India; the University Gold Medal (1988); the Outstanding Paper Award (1994) by Transactions on Neural Networks, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), for her pioneering work in neuro-fuzzy computing, the CIMPA-INRIA-UNESCO Fellowship (1996), and Fulbright-Nehru Senior Research Fellowship (2018–2020). She was the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) Chair Professor 2018–2020. Mitra has been awarded the prestigious J. C. Bose National Fellowship, 2021. She is a Fellow of IEEE, Indian National Science Academy (INSA), International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR), Fellow of INAE, and of National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI).
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
5 - Gender equality
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
17 - Partnerships for the goals
Keywords: 
Artificial Intelligence, Medical Imaging, Data Science, Soft Computing
Elected
2022
Place of Birth: 
Kolkata
Country of birth: 
India
Section:
06-Engineering Sciences
Last updated on 06/07/2022