Chief Investigator

Address: Room No.- CSD 314
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras, Chennai-600036, Tamil Nadu, India
Phone No: +91 44 2257 4459
Email: bkdas[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Bijoy Krishna Das obtained his master's degree in solid-state physics from Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, India (in 1996) and Ph.D. degree (Dr.rer.nat) in integrated optics from the University of Paderborn, Germany (in April 2003). Prior to his Ph.D. research in Germany, Dr. Das started his research career in the area of integrated optics at the Microelectronics Centre, IIT Kharagpur for three years (January 1996 – December 1998). His postdoctoral research was carried out in three different countries First, he was an FRC Postdoctoral Fellow in the Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan (2004-2005). Later, he joined as a postdoctoral researcher in the Center for Optical Technologies, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, USA. In April 2005, he re-joined the Integrated Optics Group at the University of Paderborn as Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter and continued his research on integrated nonear optical devices. He also worked for a while at Laboratoire Aime Cotton, CNRS, Orsay, France. Since August 2006, Dr. Das has been associated with the Dept. of Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras, where he is presently holding a full Professor position. At IIT Madras, Prof. Das has been dedicated to the development of in-house silicon photonics device technology starting from scratch. He has graduated six Ph.D. research scholars and as many as 15 MS research scholars to date all contributing towards the establishment of CoE-CPPICS starting from 1st January 2021.

Co-Investigators

Prof. Enakshi Bhattacharya

Address: Room No.-
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4419
Email: enakshi[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Nandita DasGupta

Address: Room No.-
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4422
Email: nand[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Amitava DasGupta

Address: Room No.- ESB 208C
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4416
Email: adg[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Deleep R Nair

Address: Room No.- CSD 318
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44 -2257 4471
Email: deleep[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Anjan Chakravorty

Address: Room No.- ESB 337B
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44 -2257 4460
Email: anjan[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Janakiraman Viraraghavan

Address: Room No.- CSD 324
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4485
Email: janakiraman[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Deepa Venkitesh

Address: Room No.- ESB 337A
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4466
Email: deepa[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Anil Prabhakar

Address: Room No.-
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4425
Email: anilpr[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Prof. Sargunaraj Christopher

Address: Room No.-
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4424
Email: chris[at]ee.iitm.ac.in

Dr. Sudharsanan Srinivasan

Address: Room No.- ESB 328B
Dept. of EE, IIT Madras
Phone No: 91-44-2257 4491
Email: sudharsanan[at]ee.iitm.ac.in