Chapters under IEEE Kolkata Section

Sub-Sections under IEEE Kolkata Section


Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
AP-MTT AP03/MTT17 Sujoy Biswas

AP-MTT Joint Chapter Website

About IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society (APS)

The field of interest of the Society includes the following: antennas, including analysis, design, development, measurement, and testing; radiation, propagation, and the interaction of electromagnetic waves with discrete and continuous media; and applications and systems pertinent to antennas, propagation, and sensing, such as applied optics, millimeter- and sub-millimeter-wave techniques, antenna signal processing and control, radio astronomy, and propagation and radiation aspects of terrestrial and space-based communication, including wireless, mobile, satellite, and telecommunications.

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About IEEE IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S)

MTT-S is a transnational society with more than 11,000 members and 150 chapters worldwide. Our Society promotes the advancement of microwave theory and its applications, including RF, microwave, millimeter-wave, and terahertz technologies.
For more than 60 years the MTT-S has worked to advance the professional standing of its members and enhance the quality of life for all people through the development and application of microwave technology. As we enter into an exciting future, our mission is to continue to understand and influence microwave technology, and to provide a forum for all microwave engineers. The MTT-S will continue to be the global focus for promotion of the RF and microwave engineering profession, by advancing and distributing knowledge and supporting professional development. This is an all- volunteer society, driven to excellence by its leadership, with the active participation of all its world-wide members. The activities sponsored by the MTT-S include a broad spectrum of conferences, workshops, tutorials, technical committees, chapter meetings, publications and professional education programs. Our principal publications and conferences are world class, peer reviewed and recognized as top of class. Our professional venues provide a great opportunity for networking with experienced innovators, experts, and practitioners. Our volunteer programs provide for development of critical, non-technical skills that enable you to be more effective professionally.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
CAS CAS04 Jayanta Roy

Awards Received (Based on last 3 Years Report)

Certificate of Appreciation: Awarded to Past Chairman, CASS Calcutta Chapter, Prof. R. Nandi (2007-2010) for Notable services and contributions towards the advancement of IEEE and the Engineering Professions.

CAS Chapter Website

About IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (CAS)

The IEEE Circuits and Systems Society is the leading organization that promotes the advancement of the theory, analysis, design, tools, and implementation of circuits and systems. The field spans their theoretical foundations, applications, and architectures, as well as circuits and systems implementation of algorithms for signal and information processing.

The Society brings engineers, researchers, scientists and others involved in circuits and systems applications access to the industry's most essential technical information, networking opportunities, career development tools and many other exclusive benefits.

Local members with similar technical interests engage in professional exchange through the Society's 10 regional chapters in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Asia, Australia and the Pacific.

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CEDA Council

Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
CEDA council   Indranil Sengupta


Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
CIS CIS11 Tandra Pal

CIS Chapter Website

About IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (CIS)

The Field of Interest of the Society shall be the theory, design, application, and development of biologically and linguistically motivated computational paradigms emphasizing neural networks, connectionist systems, genetic algorithms, evolutionary programming, fuzzy systems, and hybrid intelligent systems in which these paradigms are contained.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
Computer C16 Subhadip Basu

About IEEE Computer Society (Computer)

With nearly 85,000 members, the IEEE Computer Society is the world's leading organization of computing professionals. Founded in 1946, and the largest of IEEE's 38 societies, the Computer Society is dedicated to advancing the theory and application of computing and information technology.
The Computer Society serves the information and career-development needs of today's computing researchers and professionals with books, conferences, conference publications, magazines, online courses, software development certifications, standards, and technical journals. The redesigned offers a rich repository of online content and tools, from Computing Now, which provides free articles and multimedia content, to the Build Your Career career-development site, and the e-Learning Campus, where members can access more than 3,000 online courses and 600 online books.
The Computer Society's Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) program for mid-career professionals and Certified Software Development Associate (CSDA) credential for recent college graduates confirm the skill and knowledge of those working in the field. The Computer Society is also the producer of the Guide to the Software Engineering Body of Knowledge.
Known worldwide for its computer-standards activities, the Computer Society promotes an active exchange of ideas and technological innovation among members and technology companies producing today's innovative products and services.
The IEEE Computer Society Digital Library (CSDL) provides access to more than 330,000 articles and papers from more than 3,500 conference proceedings and 27 Computer Society periodicals. The Conference Publishing Services division produces more than 250 conference proceedings, CD-ROMs, and multimedia each year. CS Press publishes full-length technical books on cutting-edge topics through a partnership with John Wiley and Sons, as well as electronic products (ReadyNotes) and curated article collections (EssentialSets) under its own imprint.
With about 40 percent of its members living and working outside the United States, the Computer Society fosters international communication, cooperation, and information exchange. It monitors and evaluates curriculum accreditation guidelines through its ties with the US Computing Sciences Accreditation Board and the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
COMSOC COM19 Pallab Ganguly

ComSoc Chapter Website

About IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc)

The IEEE Communications Society is community comprised of a diverse group of industry professionals with a common interest in advancing all communications technologies. To that end, the Society sponsors publications, conferences, educational programs, local activities, and technical committees that:
Foster original work in all aspects of communications science, engineering, and technology.
Encourage the development of applications that use signals to transfer voice, data, image, and/or video information between locations.
Promote the theory and use of systems involving all types of terminals, computers, and information processors; all pertinent systems and operations that facilitate transfer; all transmission media; switched and unswitched networks; and network layouts, protocols, architectures, and implementations.
And strongly advance developments toward meeting new market demands in systems, products, and technologies such as personal communications services, multimedia communications systems, enterprise networks, and optical communications systems.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
CSS-IMS CH10673 Rajarshi Gupta

CSS-IMS Joint Chapter Website

About IEEE Control Systems Society (CSS)

The Society is dedicated to the advancement of research, development, and practice in automation and control systems. It has broad technical interests in dynamical systems and control that include modeling, adaptation, estimation, optimization, feedback and software/hardware tools. Application areas include aerospace, automotive, biosystems, communication networks, finance and markets, homes and buildings, manufacturing and process industries, and micro/nano-systems.

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About IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society (IMS)

The IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society is dedicated to the development and use of electrical and electronic instruments and equipment to measure, monitor and/or record physical phenomena. The fields of interest include metrology, analog and digital electronic instruments, systems and standards for measuring and recording electrical quantities (in both frequency and time domains), instrumentation and transducers for measurement of non-electrical variables, calibration and uncertainty, instruments with automated control and analysis functions, safety instrumentation, and new technology applications.

With scientific, literary, and educational concerns, the Society seeks to promote a high level of technical excellence by encouraging close cooperation and exchange of information among its members. It sponsors and supports conferences and publications, and through its committees, responds to the needs of the membership.

The IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society is also an active membership, sharing the same profession and interest, learning firsthand of developing technologies, and uncovering opportunities for personal professional development.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
DEIS DEI32 Arijit Basuray

IEEE DEI Kolkata Chapter

About IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society (DEIS)

IEEE DEIS is the Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society whose field of interest includes the study and application of dielectrics from the molecular level, through nano-structured materials, to insulation systems in industrial, commercial, and power system equipment, to emerging applications such as those at high power levels and in biological and other small-scale systems. DEIS supports the entire scope of this field from advancing the basic science, to enhancing the ability of practicing engineers to use emerging dielectric materials, to the development of standards for the prudent application of existing and new insulation systems.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
EDS ED15 Mousiki Kar

EDS Chapter Website

About IEEE Electron Device Society (EDS)

The IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) is one of the technical societies & councils that you can join as an IEEE member.
EDS began in 1952 as a committee of the Institute of Radio Engineers (IRE). With the merger in 1963 of the IRE and the American Institute of Radio Engineers, EDS became a technical group under the newly formed IEEE. In 1976, EDS became a society of IEEE.
To respond to the more complex society structure and increased business activities, the Society established an Executive Office in 1990.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
GRSS GRS029 Susmita Ghosh

About IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS)

IEEE GRSS is the Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society seeks to advance science and technology in geo-science, remote sensing and related fields using conferences, education, and other resources. Its field of interest includes the theory, concepts, and techniques of science and engineering as they apply to the remote sensing of the earth, oceans, atmosphere, and space, as well as the processing, interpretation and dissemination of this information.


Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
IAS IA34 S K Biswas

Awards Received (Last 3 Years)

  • 2010 IAS Outstanding Small Chapter for 2009 performance (from IAS headquarter) - award received in 2010
  • 2011 IAS Continued Outstanding Performance Small Chapter award for 2010 performance (from IAS headquarter)- award to be received in 2011 October

About IEEE Industry Applications Society(IAS)

The scope of the IEEE Industry Applications Society is the advancement of the theory and practice of electrical and electronic engineering in the development, design, manufacture and application of electrical systems, apparatus, devices and controls to the processes and equipment of industry and commerce; the promotion of safe, reliable and economical installations; industry leadership in energy conservation and environmental health and safety issues; the creation of voluntary engineering standards and recommended practices; and the professional development of its membership.

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IEEE PES BBSR Chapter   Shri A K Triptahy

Dr Ajit K Panda, Vice-Chair, email:
Dr S R Samantara, Secretary, email:
Dr D P Dogra, Treasure,


Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
PES PE31 Debangshu Dey

PES Chapter Website

Awards Received (Last 3 Years)

  • Best Small Chapter Performace Award: IEEE PE Calcutta Chapter is the winner of the prestigious "Best Small Chapter Performance (BSCP) Award" of IEEE Power & Energy Society in the year 2009 in the small chapter category for outstanding performance during the last ten years. This award has been given by IEEE PES to celebrate its 125 years of service to engineering profession.
  • Outstanding Small Chapter Award : IEEE PE Calcutta Chapter is once again the winner of the prestigious "Outstanding Chapter Award (OCA)" of IEEE Power & Energy Society in the Small Chapter Category for the year 2009.
  • High Performance Chapter (HPC) Grant :IEEE PE Calcutta Chapter has been awarded the High Performance Chapter Grant by IEEE-PES for outstanding chapter activities: (US $ 980, year 2009, US $970, year 2010)
  • PES Membership Development Contest :
    1. IEEE PE Calcutta Chapter wins the Third prize for the "2009 PES Membership Development Contest" under the 'Small Chapter Category'.
    2. IEEE PE Calcutta Chapter once more has won the Third Prize for the "2010 PES Membership Development Contest" under the 'Small Chapter Category' with a overall growth of 40%.

About IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES)

The Power & Energy Society (PES) provides the world's largest forum for sharing the latest in technological developments in the electric power industry, for developing standards that guide the development and construction of equipment and systems, and for educating members of the industry and the general public. Members of the Power & Energy Society are leaders in this field, and they — and their employers — derive substantial benefits from involvement with this unique and outstanding association.

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Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
Photonics PHO36 Santu Sarkar

Awards Received

  • Most Improved Chapter, 2009
  • Most Improved Chapter, 2006

About IEEE Photonics Society (Photonics)

The Field of Interest of the Society shall be lasers, optical devices, optical fibers, and associated lightwave technology and their applications in systems and subsystems in which quantum electronic devices are key elements. The society is concerned with the research, development, design, manufacture, and applications of materials, devices and systems, and with the various scientific and technological activities which contribute to the useful expansion of the field of quantum electronics and applications.
The Society shall aid in promoting close cooperation with other IEEE societies and councils in the form of joint publications, sponsorships of meetings, and other forms of information exchange. Appropriate cooperative efforts will also be undertaken with non-IEEE societies.

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Signal Processing

Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
Signal Processing   Sovan Dalai

IEEE SPS Chapter Website


Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
SSCS SSC10750 Sagar Mukherjee


About IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS)

With over 9,000 members around the world, the IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society focuses on fabricated integrated circuit designs -- in contrast to simulated circuits and analyzed models for all applications using relevant materials and interconnections. The roots of the Society go back to the launch of the ISSCC in 1955. To gain more control over its own work, the Council became the IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society in 1997.Today SSCS is a patron member of six IEEE Councils to leverage interdisciplinary technologies. The Society produces the Journal of Solid-State Circuits (JSSC), the most downloaded technical journal in IEEE Xplore, and sponsors the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), the world's premier circuits realization conference.

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Nanotechnology Council Chapter

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Nanotechnology Council Chapter   T. R. Lenka

Chair Power Electronics Society Joint Section Chapter

Chapter Chapter Code Chairperson Email Id
Chair Power Electronics Society Joint Section Chapter   Srinivas Karanki

PELS Chapter Bhubanesswar

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PELS Chapter Bhubanesswar   Dr. Srinivas Bhaskar Karanki  

Dr. Srinivas Bhaskar Karanki, IIT Bhubaneswar - Chapter Chair,
Dr. Chandrasekhar Permulla, IIT Bhubaneswar - Secretary
Dr. Ranjeeta Patel, KIIT Bhubaneswar - Treasurer