Dr Shovan Bhaumik Narayan Chandra Bhaumik was born in Kolkata, India, in 1978. He received the B.Sc. degree in Physics in 1999 from Calcutta University, Kolkata, India, the B.Tech degree in Instrumentation and Electronics Engineering in 2002, the Master of Control System Engineering degree in 2004, and the PhD degree in Electrical Engineering in 2009, all from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.
He is currently Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Department at Indian Institute of Technology Patna, India. From May 2007 to June 2009, he was a Research Engineer, at GE Global Research, John F Welch Technology Centre, Bangalore, India. From July 2009 to March 2017, he was an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering Department at Indian Institute of Technology Patna.
Shovan Bhaumik’s research interests include nonlinear estimation, statistical signal processing, aerospace and underwater target tracking, networked control systems. He has published more than 20 papers in refereed international journals. He is a holder of Young Faculty Research Fellowship (YFRF) award from the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, MeitY, Government of India.
Indian Institute of Technology Patna is one of the new IITs established by an Act of the Indian Parliament on August 06, 2008.
Patna which was known as Patliputra has been a center of knowledge since long has been attracting visitors and scholars from many parts of the world such as China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Sri Lanka, among others. This has been a land of visionaries. Some of the legends from this region include Lord Gautam Buddha, Lord Mahavir, Guru Gobind Singh, the famous astronomer Aryabhatta and the first President of India, Dr. Rajendra Prasad.
IIT Patna has ten departments: These are Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Humanities & Social Science departments.
This profile appears in the World Book of Researchers 2019.
Information correct as on 30 April 2019 0539 HRS GMT.