Shuvra S. Bhattacharyya is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park. He holds a joint appointment in the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), and is a member of the Maryland Cybersecurity Center (MC2), and the University of Maryland Energy Research Center (UMERC). He also holds a part-time position as International Research Chair, joint with INSA/IETR, and INRIA in Rennes, France.
He is an author of six books, and over 250 papers in the areas of signal processing, embedded systems, electronic design automation, wireless communication, and wireless sensor networks. He received the B.S. degree from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of California at Berkeley.
Dr. Bhattacharyya has previously held industrial positions as a Researcher at the Hitachi America Semiconductor Research Laboratory (San Jose, California), and Compiler Developer at Kuck & Associates (Champaign, Illinois). He has held a visiting research position at the US Air Force Research Laboratory (Rome, New York). From January 2015 through December 2018, he was a part time visiting professor in the Department of Pervasive Computing at the Tampere University of Technology, Finland, as part of the Finland Distinguished Professor Programme (FiDiPro).
Dr. Bhattacharyya is director of the Maryland DSPCAD Research Group. He serves as co-Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Signal Processing Systems. He has previously served as Associate Editor for the EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems, Journal of Signal Processing Systems, and IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing Systems, and as Guest Editor for several other journals.
Dr. Bhattacharyya has served as Director of Membership Services for the IEEE Signal Processing Society (2010-2012), and Chair of the IEEE Signal Processing Society Technical Committee on Design and Implementation of Signal Processing Systems (2008-2009). He has also served in chairing roles for many technical conferences.
Dr. Bhattacharyya's co-authored and co-edited books include the Handbook of Signal Processing Systems (Springer, third edition: 2018, second edition: 2013, first edition: 2010); Embedded Multiprocessors: Scheduling and Synchronization (second edition: CRC Press, 2009, first edition: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 2000); Embedded Computer Vision (Springer, 2008); Memory Management for Synthesis of DSP Software (CRC Press, 2006); Domain-Specific Processors: Systems, Architectures, Modeling, and Simulation (Marcel Dekker, Inc., 2003); and Software Synthesis from Dataflow Graphs (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996).
Dr. Bhattacharyya is a Fellow of the IEEE "for contributions to design optimization for signal processing." He has been a Nokia Distinguished Lecturer (Finland) and Fulbright Specialist (Austria and Germany). He has received the NSF Career Award (USA). He has received Best Paper Awards at the International Workshop on Systems, Architectures, Modeling, and Simulation; and IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems.