Laxmidhar Behera

Laxmidhar Behera is currently Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Kanpur. He has joined the Intelligent Systems Research Center (ISRC), University of Ulster, UK, as a reader on sabbatical from IIT Kanpur.He obtained his B.Sc.(engineering) and M.Sc.(engineering) from NIT Rourkela in 1988 and 1990 respectively. A PhD from IIT Delhi, he has worked as Assistant Professor in BITS Pilani during 1995–99 and pursued his post-doctoral studies in the German National Research Center for Information Technology, GMD, Sank Augustin, Germany. He has also worked as visiting researcher/ professor in FHG, Germany, and ETH, Zurich, Switzerland. He has more than 120 papers to his credit published in refereed journals and presented in conference proceedings