Dr. Deepak Garg
Head, NVIDIA-Bennett Center of Research on Artificial Intelligence, Head, Computer Science and Engineering, Bennett University
He is a chief consultant for algorithmguru.com, a resource for algorithms. Deepak is considered as one of the Algorithm Gurus in India. He has done his Ph.D. in efficient algorithm design in 2006. His active research interests are designing efficient deep learning algorithms. He is Senior Member of IEEE, Senior Member of ACM and Life Member of CSI, IETE. He served as chair of IEEE Computer Society, India Council from 2012-2016 and on the Board of governors of IEEE Education Society, USA (2013-15).
He started his career as a Software Engineer in IBM Corporation Southbury, CT, USA and then served as Professor and head Computer Science Engineering at Thapar University, Patiala for 16 years. He has guided 11 PhD and 35 Master Students. He has handled funding of around INR 30 million from different grant issuing bodies including an International Project from Royal Academy of Engineering, UK on Mini-MOOCs. Prof Garg has 100+ publications in various International Journals and conferences with 500+ citations and Google h-index of 13. In his 20 years of experience he has delivered 200+ invited talks across the country. Deepak is an ABET PEV and serves on ABET criteria review committee of Computing Accreditation Commission. Dr Garg is Chair, Steering Committee for Annual IEEE International Advance Computing Conference (IACC-2009 – ongoing) and Chair, Steering Committee, Annual IEEE International MOOCs, Innovation and Technology in Education Conference (MITE-2012 - Ongoing). Deepak is an active blogger in Times of India with the tag name of “Breaking Shackles” and is passionate about transforming the landscape of Indian Higher Education.
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