somprakash

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Name: 
Somprakash Bandyopadhyay
Position: 
Professor
Academic Group: 
Management Information Systems
Phone No.: 
+91-92316-83443
Contact Details: 
Address 45C, Chakraberia Road (North), Calcutta –700 020, India
Email (@iimcal.ac.in): 
somprakash

Academics

Academic Background: 
• Ph.D. in Computer Science, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, 1985 • B. Tech. in Electronics & Electrical Comm Engg., Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1979
Courses Taught: 
• Creating and Managing Innovative ICT Start Ups • Technology Venture • Business Transformation Using Social Media
Awards: 
• Awarded fellowship from Japan Trust International Foundation to carry out research on ad hoc wireless networks at Advanced Telecommunication Research Institute, Kyoto, Japan from January to September, 2001. • Awarded Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship to carry out post-doctoral research at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) at Saarbrucken from October, 1989 to September, 1990. • Awarded United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Fellowship in June 1988 for a three months’ tour in University of Southern California, USA on Computer Networks (as a part of an ongoing project in I.I.T. Bombay on “Education and Research Network”).

Experience

Consulting Interests: 
Research Consultancy Project ADHOCNET, sponsored by ATR Adaptive Communications Research Laboratories, Japan, on the design and development of MAC and routing protocols for wireless ad hoc networks using directional and adaptive Antenna; ADDITIONAL Research Consultancy Project ADHOCNET II, sponsored by ATR Adaptive Communications Research Laboratories, Japan, on the design and development of test-bed for wireless ad hoc networks using directional Antenna; Consulting Assignment for MSTC: “A study on the feasibility of ERP implementation” for MSTC Ltd.
Work Experience: 
• Professor, MIS Group, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta : 2001 - till date • Co-Founder-Director, Pervcom Consulting Pvt Ltd, Kolkata : 2005 – till date • Visiting Researcher, Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute, Japan : 2000-2001 • Principal Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited, Calcutta: 1995-2000 • Asst Professor of Computer Science & Engg, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur : 1994-95 • AvH Post Doc Fellow, German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence, Germany : 1989-90 • Asst Professor of Computer Science & Engg, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay : 1985-94 • Principal Systems Engineer Jadavpur University, Calcutta : 1981-85 • Scientific Officer, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bombay : 1979-81
Current Projects: 
• Ageing Well: Using Pervasive Information System for Empowerment of Indian Elderly People • Social Inclusion through Digital Inclusion: A Social Media based Knowledge Management Framework to Educate the Underprivileged by the Elderly Community • Some Studies on the Social Dynamics of Internet and Social Web • Post-Disaster Situation Analyses and Resource Management Using Delay-tolerant Peer-to-Peer Wireless Network (DiSARM)
Past Projects: 
1. Smart-Road: An Intelligent Traffic Congestion Management system using RFID and Wireless Networking Technology (2009-2011) 2. Analyzing the Impact of Using Real-Time Tracking, Sensing & Management System for Improving Industrial Safety & Security(2008-2010) 3. Agro-Sense: Real Time Monitoring of the Climatological conditions of the agricultural field for Precision Agriculture using sensor based Wireless Mesh Networks (2007-2009) 4. Pollution Monitoring And Evaluation System Using Sensor Based Wireless Mesh Networks For The Protection of Public Spaces (2007-2009) 5. A Secure Decentralized Disaster Management Information Network using Rapidly Deployable Wireless and Mobile Computing Technologies (2005-2008) 6. Designing MAC and Routing Protocols for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna (2000-2005) 7. Routing and Survivability issues in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks (1998-2000) 8. Applications of Mobile Agents in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks (1998-2000)

Research

Journal Publications: 
RECENT PUBLICATIONS (2015-17) 1. Jayanta Basak, Siuli Roy and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Cultivating Online Communities of Practice as Rural Knowledge Management Strategy in India” Proc of the 18th European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM 2017), 7 – 8 September 2017, Barcelona, Spain 2. Rishikesan Parthiban, Jayanta Basak, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, " ICT as a Driver to Improve Socio-Economic Performance of Self-Help Groups (SHG) in India: A Conceptual Framework and its Empirical Validation ", Proc of 4th PAN IIM World Management Conference, Ahmedabad, India, 13-15 , December 2016 (Best Paper Award) 3. Jayanta Basak, Rishikesan Parthiban, Siuli Roy and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “A Community-Driven Information System to Develop Next Generation Collaborative and Responsive Rural Community (NCoRe)”, Accepted in ITU Kaleidoscope 2016 - ICTs for a Sustainable World, Bangkok, 14-16 Nov 2016. 4. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Priyadarshini Dey, Arina Bardhan and Srimoyee Das “Education for All” in a connected world: a social technology-driven framework for e mobilizing dormant knowledge capital through sharism and mass collaboration Procedia Engineering, Elsevier, Proc. of the Humanitarian Technology: Science, Systems and Global Impact 2016, Volume 159, Pages 284-291 (SEP 2016) 5. Moumita Basu, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Saptashi Ghosh, “Post Disaster Situation Awareness and Decision Support through Interactive Crowdsourcing”, Procedia Engineering, Elsevier, Proc. of the Humanitarian Technology: Science, Systems and Global Impact 2016 Volume 159, Pages 167-173 (SEP 2016). 6. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Arina Bardhan, Priyadarshini Dey, Shrabastee Banerjee, Srimoyee Das and Kalyan S. Mandal, “A Social Knowledge Management Platform for Universal Primary Education Online“, in “Harnessing Social Media as a Knowledge Management Tool”, Ed. Ritesh Chugh, IGI Global, June 2016, ISBN13: 9781522504955. 7. Pragna Debnath, Saniul Haque, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy, “Post-disaster Situational Analysis from WhatsApp Group Chats of Emergency Response Providers”, Proceedings of the ISCRAM 2016 Conference – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 2016 8. Anubrata Das, ,Neeratyoy Mallik, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sipra Das Bit, Jayanta Basak, "Interactive Information Crowdsourcing for Disaster Management Using SMS and Twitter: A Research Prototype", Proc. of the 3rd International Workshop on Crowd Assisted Sensing Pervasive Systems and Communications (CASPer 2016), Sydney, Australia 14-18 March 2016. 9. Souvik Basu, Siuli Roy, Sipra Das Bit, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "A Human Mobility Based Knowledge Sharing Approach for Post Disaster Need Assessment using DTN", Proc. of 17th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2016), Singapore 4-7 January 2016 10. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Priyadarshini Dey, Arina Bardhan, Shrabastee Banerjee and Srimoyee Das, “OwlishOracle: Architecting a Social Media based e-Learning Platform for Primary Education of Underprivileged Children by Senior Citizens of India”, Int. J. of Social Media and Interactive Learning Environments (Special Issue on: "Design based Research for Online Learning Environment Development"), Inderscience Publishers, Vol.3, No.4, pp.322 - 339, December 2015. 11. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sudipa Batabyal, Somsukla Banerjee, Rituparna Malik. “Measuring the Influence of Dynamically Created Virtual Communities Anchored around Hashtags”, Third International Conference on Business Analytics and Intelligence, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore 17 to 19 December 2015 12. Tryambak Gangopadhyay, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Resource Mobilization through Mass Collaboration using Social Media: A Measurement Framework to Valuate Social Mediators”, Third International Conference on Business Analytics and Intelligence, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore 17 to 19 December 2015 13. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Shrabastee Banerjee, Arina Bardhan, Priyadarshini Dey and Srimoyee Das, “A Social Knowledge Management Framework for Harnessing Collective Knowledge Capital of Senior Citizens” Proc of the 12th International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management & Organisational Learning (ICICKM 2015), Bangkok, Thailand 5 – 6 November 2015. JOURNALS AND CONFERENCES (PROJECT-WISE) AGEING WELL: USING PERVASIVE INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR EMPOWERMENT OF INDIAN ELDERLY PEOPLE 1. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sagar Bose, Arpan Pal, “Creation of an Assisted Living Environment for Elderly People using Ubiquitous Networking Technologies” Presented at CSI – 2012: 47th Annual National Convention of CSI: International Conference on Intelligent Infrastructure, Kolkata, Dec 2012. 2. Arina Bardhan, SomprakashBandyopadhyay and Kalyan S Mandal, “Redefining the role of elderly as facilitator to educate young generation through Information and Communication Technology”, Presented in International Conference on Ageing Well-Social and Managerial Challenges (ICAW) held in Kochi, Kerala.17- 19th January 2014. 3. Arina Bardhan , Priyadarshini Dey ,and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Connecting Generations: Creation of Web based Virtual Communities for Imparting Formal and Informal Education to the Underprivileged Children by Elderly Community,” Presentated in IFA 12th Global Conference on Ageing, Hyderabad, India, June, 2014 4. Kalyan S Mandal, ‘Home Based Care Service for the Aged: A Business Model of Social Welfare, Profit and Poverty Alleviation’, Indian Journal of Gerontology, 2013, Vok.27, No. 3. October, 2013. SOCIAL INCLUSION THROUGH DIGITAL INCLUSION: A SOCIAL MEDIA BASED KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK TO EDUCATE THE UNDERPRIVILEGED BY THE ELDERLY COMMUNITY 1. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Vaybhav Shaw, Aadrita Banerjee, Debopriyo Nag, "Social Knowledge Management: Use of Social Media for Disseminating Informal Wisdom of Elderly to the Youth" International Conference on Knowledge, Innovation and Enterprise in London, United Kingdom, in September 2013. 2. Priyadarshini Dey, Arina Bardhan and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Architecting a Social Media based e-Learning Environment for Primary Education of Underprivileged Children by Senior Citizens of India”, Presented at the Social Media 2014: 19th Int’l Education and Technology Conference, Hong Kong. 15 -17th April, 2014. 3. Shrabastee Banerjee, Kalyan S Mandal and Priyadarshini De, "A Study on the Permeation and Scope of ICT Intervention at the Indian Rural Primary School Level", presented to 6th International Conference on Computer Supported Education, April 1 - 3, 2014, Barcelona, Spain. 4. Kalyan S Mandal, SomprakashBandyopadhyay, Shrabastee Banerjee, and Priyadarshini Dey, “Role of ICT In Mitigating Social Problems”, Accepted in XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology on Facing an Unequal World: Challenges for Global Sociology, Yokohama, July 13-19, 2014, Japan. 5. M Garg, Kalyan S Mandal, “Mid-Day Meal for the Poor, Privatised Education for the Non-Poor”, Economic & Political Weekly EPW July 27, 2013 Vol XLVIII No 30 SOME STUDIES ON THE SOCIAL DYNAMICS OF INTERNET AND SOCIAL WEB 1. Shrabastee Banerjee, Apratim Mukherjee and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Effect of Social Networks on Consumers’ Inclination towards Online Shopping using Transaction Cost Analysis in an Agent-based Framework”, In 2nd Annual International Conference on Micro and Macro Economics (MME 2012), Singapore, July 2012. 2. Anurag Saha, Ayanti Ghosh, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Role of Twitter to Enhance Citizens’ Participation with Decentralized Coordination in Disaster Management", accepted in International Conference on Disaster Management: Preparedness, Response & Rehabilitation” on 18th – 20th October, 2012 at Hyderabad, India'. (Abstract only) 3. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Apratim Mukherjee and Shrabastee Banerjee, “A Simulation Model using Transaction Cost Economics to Analyze the Impact of Social Media on Online Shopping”, 4th International Conference on Social Informatics, 5–7 December 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland POST-DISASTER SITUATION ANALYSES AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT USING DELAY-TOLERANT PEER-TO-PEER WIRELESS NETWORK (DISARM) 1. Sudipa Batabyal, Apratim Mukherjee and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "A Decentralized Approach towards Location Tracking of Mobile Users in Opportunistic Networks" in David Wild, et al (eds.) : Trends in Network and Communications, Communications in Computer and Information Science Series, July 2011, Volume 197, Part 2, 368-377, Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH 2. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Debanjan Das Deb and Sagar Bose, "Coordinating Disaster Relief Operations Using Smart Phone / PDA Based Peer-To-Peer Communication", International Journal of Wireless & Mobile Networks (IJWMN) December 2012, Volume 4. Number 6 3. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Debanjan DasDeb, “Post-disaster resource management using peer-to-peer opportunistic networks" Presented in The International Conference on Advances in Computing and Information Technology – (ACIT 2014) Bangkok, Thailand, 04-05 January, 2014. PUBLICATIONS FROM PAST PROJECTS SMART-ROAD: AN INTELLIGENT TRAFFIC CONGESTION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM USING RFID AND WIRELESS NETWORKING TECHNOLOGY 1. Koushik Mandal, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Road Traffic Congestion Monitoring and Measurement using Active RFID and GSM Technology”, 14th International IEEE Annual Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, October 5-7, 2011, in Washington, DC, USA, at The George Washington University. 2. Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Munmun Das, Suvadip Batabyal, Sankhadeep Pal, "Real Time Traffic Congestion Detection and Management using Active RFID and GSM Technology", presented at the 2010 International Conference on Intelligent Transport Systems Telecommunications (ITST 2010), Kyoto, Japan, 9-11 November 2010. ANALYZING THE IMPACT OF USING REAL-TIME TRACKING, SENSING & MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR IMPROVING INDUSTRIAL SAFETY & SECURITY 1. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay and Siuli Roy, “Managing Enterprise Resource and Environment through Real-Time Tracking, Monitoring and Actuation of Enterprise Objects using Internet: a Conceptual Framework and Test-Bed Implementation”, ComNet-IoT 2012: The First International Workshop on Computing and Networking for Internet of Things, in conjunction with 13th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking, Hong Kong, January 3-6, 2012 2. Srideep Ghosh, Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Use of Wireless Mesh Network to Improve Mobile Asset Utilization in Manufacturing Industries”, The 2nd International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies, September 19-21, 2011, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, Published in Procedia Computer Science, Volume 5, 2011, Pages 66–73 Elsevier. 3. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy, Manabendranath Pal, “Ubiquitous Computing for Improving Industrial Safety and Security Management”, Ubicomp -India 2010, C-DAC, Chenai, 29th & 30th January 2010. 4. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Srideep Ghosh, Siuli Roy, “Wireless Tracking and Sensing Systems for Mine Safety, Security and Productivity Management”, in International Geominetech Symposium on "New Equipment, New Technology, Management and safety in Mining and Mineral based Industries”, Hotel Swosti Plaza, Bhubaneswar, India” May 2010 5. Aakash Nigam, Anubhav Jain and Somprakash Bandopadhyay, “RTLS Based Intelligent Transport System for BRTS using RFID & IEEE 802.15.4 Modeled Wireless Mesh Networking”, Conference on Mobile & Pervasive Computing, CoMPC-10, January 28-29, 2010. 6. Samarth Sharma, Samaresh Choudhary, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Fish Plate Security Using IR Sensors with RFID & IEEE 802.15.4 modelled Wireless Mesh Networking”, International conference on Sensors and related network, Sennet 09, VIT, Vellore, December 2009. 7. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Srideep Ghosh, Akhilesh Mandal, “Real Time Tracking and Sensing Systems for Improved Safety and Security in Mines”, National Seminar on Technological Advancement of Minig Industry, Department of Mining Engineering. MPUAT, Udaipur, December 4 – 5, 2009. 8. Anurag D, Srideep Ghosh, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “GPS based Vehicular Collision Warning System using IEEE 802.15.4 MAC/PHY Standard”, 8th International Conference of ITS Telecommunications 2008, Phuket, Thailand. AGRO-SENSE: REAL TIME MONITORING OF THE CLIMATOLOGICAL CONDITIONS OF THE AGRICULTURAL FIELD FOR PRECISION AGRICULTURE USING SENSOR BASED WIRELESS MESH NETWORKS 1. Siuli Roy and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “A Test-bed on Real-time Monitoring of Agricultural Parameters using Wireless Sensor Networks for Precision Agriculture”, invited paper, International Conference on Intelligent Infrastructure at 47th Annual National Convention of the Computer Society of India, December 1-2, 2012, Kolkata 2. Anurag D, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "AGRO-SENSE: Precision Agriculture using Sensor based Wireless Mesh Networks", Proceedings of ITU (International Telecommunications Union) Conference on Next Generation Networks, Geneva, Switzerland, May 12-13, 2008. POLLUTION MONITORING AND EVALUATION SYSTEM USING SENSOR BASED WIRELESS MESH NETWORKS FOR THE PROTECTION OF PUBLIC SPACES 1. Siuli Roy, Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Testbed Implementation of a Pollution Monitoring System Using Wireless Sensor Network for the Protection of Public Spaces", International Journal of Business Data Communications And Networking, 5(4). Oct-Dec, 2009 . 2. Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "A multi case study and framework for the adoption of Wireless Sensor Networks", presented at 18th International Conference on Management of Technology, Orlando, USA, 2009. 3. Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Node Addressing Schemes for Scalable and Fault Tolerant Routing in Hierarchical WSNs", IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, Princeton, USA 2009. 4. Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Achieving Fault Tolerance and Network Depth in Hierarchical Wireless Sensor Networks", International Conference on Communications Systems and Telecommunications 2008, San Francisco, USA. 5. Anurag, D. “Some Investigations in Technical and Business Aspects for the Effective Adoption of Wireless Sensor Networks", PhD Thesis, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, 2010. SECURED DECENTRALIZED DISASTER MANAGEMENT INFORMATION NETWORK 1. Parama Bhaumik. “Some Investigations on Location Based Cluster Management and Routing Protocols for Large Mobile Ad-hoc Networks”, Jadavpur University, 2009 2. Parama Bhaumik, Somprokash Bandyopadhyay “A Location -Aided Content Searching Mechanism for Large Mobile Ad Hoc Network using Geographic Clusters” published in proceedings of 9th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking ICDCN 2008 , 5-8 January 2008 Kolkata ,India. 3. Parama Bhaumik, Somprokash Bandhopadhyay “A Mobility Tolerant Cluster Management Protocol with Dynamic Surrogate Cluster-heads for A Large Ad Hoc Network”, published in proceedings of 8th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking ICDCN 2006 , IIT Guwahati 29-31 December. 4. Parama Bhaumik, Somprokash Bandhopadhyay, “An Efficient Cluster Management Protocol using GPS Based Geographic Clustering with Surrogate Cluster-heads for a Large Ad hoc Network“, accepted in World Mobile Congress 3-7 July 2006 , Munich Germany. 5. M Scalem, "A Model Approach to an Integrated Real-Time Computer Mediated Information Network System (D2MINS) through Wireless and Mobile Networking as Enabling Technologies", PhD Thesis, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, 2006. 6. M Scalem, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Ashok K Sircar,Sushanta Sinha, "A Decentralized Disaster Management Information Network (DDMIN) for Coordinated Relief Operations", 9th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (WMSCI 2005), Orlando, USA, July 10-13, 2005. 7. Parama Bhaumik, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Mobile Agent Based Message Communication in Large Ad hoc Networks through Co-operative Routing using Inter-Agent Negotiation at Rendezvous Points", Accepted in IWDC 2005, IIT, Kharagpur, India, 27-30 December ,2005. 8. Parama Bhaumik , M. Scalem, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Content-based Query Support in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks using Information-Fading and Narrow-Casting for Efficient Resource Handling in Disaster Management", Accepted in IST Mobile and Wireless Communications Summit, Dresden, Germany, 19-23 June 2005. 9. M. Scalem , Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sushanta Sinha, Ashok K Sircar,"Decentralised Disaster Management Information Network (DDMIN): Research Discussions on the inherent Technological and Strategic Implementation Issues and proposed Solutions", Accepted in CISTM 2005, New Delhi, India, July 24-26, 2005. 10. M. Scalem, S. Bandyopadhyay, and A.K. Sircar , "An Approach Towards a Decentralised Disaster Management Information Network", Accepted in Asian Applied Computing Conference (AACC 2004) , Nepal, Oct. 29-31 2004. MAC AND ROUTING PROTOCOLS FOR AD HOC NETWORKS WITH DIRECTIONAL ESPAR ANTENNAS 1. Siuli Roy, Sanjay Chatterjee, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Hisato Iwai, Sadao Obana, "A Power Aware Routing Strategy for Ad hoc Networks with Directional Antenna Optimizing Control Traffic and Power Consumption", Accepted in IWDC 2005, IIT, Kharagpur, India, 27-30 December ,2005. 2. Siuli Roy, Sanjay Chatterjee, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Hisato Iwai, Sadao Obana, "Neighborhood Tracking and Location Estimation of Nodes in Ad hoc Networks Using Directional Antenna: A Testbed Implementation", Accepted in WirelessCom 2005 , Maui, Hawaii, USA, June 13-16, 2005. 3. Siuli Roy, “Some Investigations on Routing Protocols for Ad hoc Wireless Networks using Directional Antenna”, PhD Thesis, Jadavpur University, September 2004. 4. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Siuli Roy, Dola Saha and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “ACR: An Adaptive Communication-Aware Routing through Maximally Zone-Disjoint Shortest Paths in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna”, Special issue on Ad Hoc Wireless Networks for Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 2004. 5. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Siuli Roy, Dola Saha and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Location-Aware Power-Efficient Directional MAC Protocol in Ad Hoc Networks Using Directional Antenna”, Accepted for publication in the Transactions of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE), 2004. 6. S. Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda and Kazuo Hasuike, "System Performance of Adaptive MAC Protocol for SDMA through Overhead Reduction in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks" (Extended Abstract), The Transactions of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE), Vol.J85-B, No.12, December 2002 (Special issue for ad hoc networks). 7. S. Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda and Kazuo Hasuike, "Technical Issues for Ad Hoc Networks" (in Japanese), The Transactions of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE), Vol.J85-B, No.12, December 2002 (Special issue for ad hoc networks). 8. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "An Adaptive MAC Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks with Directional Antenna" IEICE TRANS. COMMUN., VOL. E84-B, No.11 NOVEMBER 2001. 9. Siuli Roy, Dola Saha, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “Improving End-to-End Delay through Load Balancing with Multipath Routing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks using directional Antenna", 5th International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC 2003), 27-30 December 2003, IIM Calcutta, India. 10. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “A Power-Efficient MAC Protocol with Two-Level Transmit Power Control in Ad Hoc Network Using Directional Antenna”, 5th International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC 2003), 27-30 December 2003, IIM Calcutta, India. 11. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “An Adaptive Framework for Multipath Routing via Maximally Zone-Disjoint Shortest Paths in Ad hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna”, Accepted in GLOBECOM 2003: Wireless Communications. 1 - 5 December 2003 San Francisco, CA, USA. 12. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “A Rotational Sector-based, Receiver-Oriented mechanism for Location Tracking and medium Access Control in Ad Hoc Networks using Directional Antenna", Proc. of the IFIP conference on Personal Wireless Communications PWC 2003. September 23-25, 2003 - Venice – ITALY. 13. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , “An Efficient MAC Protocol with Direction Finding Scheme in Wireless Ad Hoc Network Using Directional Antenna”, Proc. of the IEEE Radio and Wireless Conference RAWCON 2003, Boston, MA, August 10-13, 2003. 14. Siuli Roy, Dola Saha, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “A Network-Aware MAC and Routing Protocol for Effective Load Balancing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna" Proc. of the Fourth ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc 2003) Annapolis, Maryland, USA, June 1-3, 2003. 15. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, M.N. Pal, Dola Saha, Tetsuro Ueda, Kazuo Hasuike, "Improving System Performance of Ad Hoc Wireless Network with Directional Antenna" Accepted in IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2003), Anchorage, Alaska, USA, May 11-15, 2003. 16. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka "Multipath Routing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Omni Directional and Directional Antenna: A Comparative Study" Proc. of the International Workshop on Distributed Computing, Calcutta, December 27-30,2002, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS 2571), Springer Verlag , Dec 2002. 17. S. Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy, Tetsuro Ueda and Kazuo Hasuike, "Multipath Routing in Ad Hoc Netwroks with Directional Antenna", Proc. of the IFIP conference on Personal Wireless Communications PWC 2002, October 22-24, Singapore. 18. Tetsuro Ueda, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Kazuo Hasuike, "Implementing Messaging Services on Ad Hoc Community Networks using Proxy Nodes”, 2nd Swedish Workshop on Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks (ADHOC 02), March 5-6, 2002 ,Stockholm, Sweden. 19. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "An Adaptive MAC Protocol for Wireless Ad Hoc Community Network (WACNet) Using Electronically Steerable Passive Array Radiator Antenna", Proc of the GLOBECOM 2001, November 25-29, 2001, San Antonio, Texas, USA. 20. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "An Adaptive MAC and Directional Routing Protocol for Ad Hoc Wireless Network Using ESPAR Antenna" Proc of the ACM Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking & Computing 2001 (MOBIHOC 2001), Long Beach, California, USA, 4-5 October 2001. 21. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "A proposal of adaptive MAC protocol for wireless ad-hoc Networks", 2001 IEICE Society Conference 18-19 September 2001, The University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan. 22. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "A Proposal of Directional Routing Protocol in Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks", 2001 IEICE Society Conference 18-19 September 2001, The University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan. 23. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "An Adaptive MAC Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks with Directional Antenna" Proc. of the 7th Asia Pacific Conference on Communications, (APCC 2001) Sept. 17-20, 2001, Tokyo, Japan. 24. K.Hasuike, S.Bandyopadyay, S.Horisawa, S.Tawara, K.gyoda and T. Ohira, "WACNet - Ad-Hoc Network With Adaptive Antennas", 2001 IEEE InternationalSympiosium on Signals, Systems, and Electronics, ISSE 2001, Tokyo, JAPAN, July 2001. 25. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Siuli Roy, Dola Saha and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "A Priority-Based QoS Routing for Multimedia Traffic in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna using a Zone-Reservation Protocol" The Transactions of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineerings (IEICE), Vol.E87-B, No.5, May 2004. 26. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Siuli Roy, Dola Saha and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , “A Priority-based QoS Routing Protocol with Zone Reservation and Adaptive Call Blocking for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks with Directional Antenna”, accepted in IEEE GLOBECOM, 29 November - 3 December 2004, Dallas, Texas, USA. 27. Siuli Roy, Dola Saha, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, "Service differentiation in Multi-hop Inter-Vehicular Communication using Directional Antenna", Accepted in VTC spring 2004: IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference, May 17-19, 2004, Milan, Italy. 28. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, "A Distributed Feedback Control Mechanism for Priority-based Flow-Rate Control to Support QoS Provisioning in Ad hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna", Wireless Networking Symposium, 2004 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2004), Paris, 20-24 June, 2004. 29. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka , “An Adaptive Packet Injection Rate Control Protocol to Support Priority-based QoS Provisioning in Ad hoc Network with Directional Antenna”, 6th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communication (WPMC 2003), Yokosuka, Japan, Oct 19-22, 2003. 30. T. Ueda, S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike , "An approach towards improving Quality of Service in ad hoc networks with ESPAR Antenna", Proc of the CQR2002 conference, Okinawa, Japan, 14-16 May 2002. 31. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, "A Connection Management Protocol to Support Multimedia Traffic in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna", IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME2001), Tokyo, Japan, August, 2001. 32. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “A Fair Medium Access Protocol using Adaptive Flow-rate Control through Cooperative Negotiation among Contending flows in Ad hoc Wireless Network with Directional Antenna”, 6th International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC 2004), 27-30 December 2004, ISI Calcutta, India. ROUTING AND SURVIVABILITY ISSUES IN AD HOC WIRELESS NETWORKS 1. Sajal K. Das , Amitava Mukherjee, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Debashis Saha, Krishna Paul , "An Adaptive Framework for QoS Routing through Multiple Paths in Ad hoc Wireless Networks", accepted for publication in Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), Dec. 2002. 2. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee “A Stability-based Distributed Routing Mechanism to Support Unicast and Multicast Routing in Ad Hoc Wireless Network”, Computer Communications (Elsevier), vol. 24, Dec 2001. 3. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, "A Path Maintenance Protocol for Uninterrupted Communication in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Using Self- Adjusting Transmission Range", Accepted in the 2000 IEEE International Conference On Personal Wireless Communications (ICPWC'2000), Hyderabad, India, Dec. 17-20, 2000 4. Sajal K. Das, A. Mukherjee, S. Bandyopadhyay, Krishna Paul, D. Saha, “Improving Quality-of-Service in Ad hoc Wireless Networks with Adaptive Multi-path Routing”, Accepted in GLOBECOM 2000, San Francisco, California, Nov. 27-Dec 1, 2000. 5. Krishna Paul, Romit Roychoudhuri and S. Bandyopadhyay, "Survivable Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: Some Design Specifications" Accepted in IEEE International Conference on Multiaccess, Mobility And Teletraffic for Wireless Communications (IEEE MMT'2000), Florida, USA, December 3-6, 2000. 6. Krishna Paul, Romit Roychoudhuri and S. Bandyopadhyay, “Survivability Analysis of Ad Hoc Wireless Network Architecture”, Proc. of the Second International Workshop on Mobile and Wireless Communication Networks, Paris, France, May 2000. Published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS 1818, Springer Verlag. 7. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “Evaluating the Performance of a Demand-Driven Multicast Routing Scheme in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc. of the19th IEEE International Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference: IPCCC 2000, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, February 2000. 8. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “A Stability-Based On-Demand Multicast Routing in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc. of the 14th International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN-14), National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Hsin-Chu, Taiwan, R.O.C., January 26-28, 2000. 9. Krishna Paul and S. Bandyopadhyay, “Self-Adjusting Transmission Range Control of Mobile Hosts in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks for Stable Communication”, Presented in the Sixth International Conference on High Performance Computing HiPC99, Calcutta, India, December 1999. 10. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee. “A Simulation Technique for Evaluating a Distributed Routing Scheme among Mobile Hosts in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc of the 1999 Advanced Simulation Technologies Conference (ASTC'99), San Diego, California, USA, April 1999. 11. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “Evaluating the Performance of Affinity-Based Routing Schemes among Mobile Hosts in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks”, Accepted in the 7th International Conference on Telecommunication Systems, Modelling and Analysis, Nashville, USA, March 1999. 12. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “Communication-Aware Mobile Hosts in Ad-hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc of the IEEE International Conference on Personal Wireless Communication, Jaipur, India, Feb. 1999. APPLICATIONS OF MOBILE AGENTS IN AD HOC WIRELESS NETWORKS 1. Romit RoyChoudhury, Krishna Paul, and S. Bandyopadhyay, "An Agent-based Connection Management Protocol for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks", Journal of Network and System Management , Vol. 10, No. 4, December 2002. 2. Romit RoyChoudhury, Krishna Paul, and S. Bandyopadhyay, "MARP: A Multi-Agent Routing Protocol for Mobile Wireless Ad Hoc Networks" Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (Kluwer), 8 (1): 47-68, January 2004. 3. R Roy Choudhary, K Paul and S Bandyopadhyay “An Agent-based Protocol to Support Multimedia Communication in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks”, 1st International Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Computing :Issues in Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing, San Francisco, USA, April 23-27 , 2001. 4. Romit RoyChouldhury, S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul , “A Mobile Agent Based Mechanism to Discover Geographical Positions of Nodes in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks”, Accepted in the 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2000) , Seoul, Korea, 30 Oct. - 2 Nov. 2000. 5. Romit RoyChouldhury, S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul, “Topology Discovery in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Using Mobile Agents”, Proc, of the Second International Workshop on Mobile Agents for Telecommunication Applications, Paris, France, September 18-20, 2000. 6. Romit RoyChouldhury, S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul, “A Distributed Mechanism for Topology Discovery in Ad hoc Wireless Networks using Mobile Agents”, Proc. of the First Annual Workshop On Mobile Ad Hoc Networking & Computing (MOBIHOC 2000) in conjunction with IEEE/ACM Mobicom 2000, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, August 11, 2000. 7. S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul, “Evaluating The performance of mobile agent based message communication among mobile hosts in large ad hoc wireless network", Proc. of the The Second ACM International Workshop on Modeling and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (In conjunction with IEEE/ACM MobiCom'99), Seattle, Washington, USA, August 15-19, 1999. 8. S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul, “Using Mobile Agents For Off-Line Communication Among Mobile Hosts In A Large, Highly-Mobile Dynamic Networks”, Proc of the IEEE International Conference on Personal Wireless Communication, Jaipur, India, Feb. 1999. BOOKS 1. Amitava Mukherjee, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay and Debashis Saha, “Mobile Wireless Networks: Location Management and Routing”, Artech House Books, London SW1V 1AH UK , 2003. 2. Debashis Saha, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay and Amitava Mukherjee, “Networking Infrastructure For Pervasive Computing: Enabling Technologies and Systems”, Kluwer Academic Publishers, MA 02061, 2003. 3. Somprakash Bandypadhyay, Siuli Roy, and Tetsuro Ueda, " Enhancing the Performance of Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Smart Antennas" Auerbach Publication, Talyor & Francis Group, New York, 2006
Conferences: 
1. "Real Time Traffic Congestion Detection and Management using Active RFID and GSM Technology", presented at the 2010 International Conference on Intelligent Transport Systems Telecommunications (ITST 2010), Kyoto, Japan, 9-11 November 2010. 2. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Assisted Living Environment for Elderly People”, invited speaker in Indo-US Workshops on Developing a Research Agenda in Pervasive Communications and Communications Collaboration (PC3), organized by NSF, USA and DIT, Govt. of India at IIT Delhi, March 9-11, 2011 3. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy, Manabendranath Pal, “Ubiquitous Computing for Improving Industrial Safety and Security Management”, Ubicomp -India 2010, C-DAC, Chenai, 29th & 30th January 2010. 4. Aakash Nigam, Anubhav Jain and Somprakash Bandopadhyay, “RTLS Based Intelligent Transport System for BRTS using RFID & IEEE 802.15.4 Modeled Wireless Mesh Networking”, Conference on Mobile & Pervasive Computing, CoMPC-10, January 28-29, 2010. 5. Samarth Sharma, Samaresh Choudhary, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “Fish Plate Security Using IR Sensors with RFID & IEEE 802.15.4 modelled Wireless Mesh Networking”, International conference on Sensors and related network, Sennet 09, VIT, Vellore, December 2009. 6. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Srideep Ghosh, Akhilesh Mandal, “Real Time Tracking and Sensing Systems for Improved Safety and Security in Mines”, National Seminar on Technological Advancement of Minig Industry, Department of Mining Engineering. MPUAT, Udaipur, December 4 – 5, 2009. 7. Srideep Ghosh, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Madhuparna Pal, “Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Managing Disasters in Underground Mines”, ISMAA International Conference on Mineral Industry in the New Economy - Challenges and Opportunities, MINE 2009, Calcutta, India, January 2009. 8. Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "A multi case study and framework for the adoption of Wireless Sensor Networks", presented at 18th International Conference on Management of Technology, Orlando, USA, 2009. 9. Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Node Addressing Schemes for Scalable and Fault Tolerant Routing in Hierarchical WSNs", IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, Princeton, USA 2009. 10. Anurag D, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "Achieving Fault Tolerance and Network Depth in Hierarchical Wireless Sensor Networks", International Conference on Communications Systems and Telecommunications 2008, San Francisco, USA. 11. Anurag D, Srideep Ghosh, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “GPS based Vehicular Collision Warning System using IEEE 802.15.4 MAC/PHY Standard” 8th International Conference of ITS Telecommunications 2008, Phuket, Thailand. (http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=4740247). 12. Anurag D, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, "AGRO-SENSE: Precision Agriculture using Sensor based Wireless Mesh Networks", Proceedings of ITU (International Telecommunications Union) Conference on Next Generation Networks, Geneva, Switzerland (http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=4542291), May 12-13, 2008. 13. Parama Bhaumik, Somprokash Bandyopadhyay “A Location -Aided Content Searching Mechanism for Large Mobile Ad Hoc Network using Geographic Clusters” published in proceedings of 9th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking ICDCN 2008 , 5-8 January 2008 Kolkata ,India. 14. Parama Bhaumik, Somprokash Bandhopadhyay “A Mobility Tolerant Cluster Management Protocol with Dynamic Surrogate Cluster-heads for A Large Ad Hoc Network” , published in proceedings of 8th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking ICDCN 2006 , IIT Guwahati 29-31 December. 15. Parama Bhaumik, Somprokash Bandhopadhyay, “ An Efficient Cluster Management Protocol using GPS Based Geographic Clustering with Surrogate Cluster-heads for a Large Ad hoc Network “, accepted in World Mobile Congress 3-7 July 2006 , Munich Germany. 16. Parama Bhaumik, Somprokash Bandhopadhyay, “Mobile Agent Based Message Communication in Large Ad hoc Networks through Co-operative Routing using Inter-Agent Negotiation at Rendezvous Points” published in proceedings of 7th International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC) 27-30 December 2005 Indian Institute Of Technology Kharagpur 17. Parama Bhaumik, M. Scalen, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandhopadhyay, “Content-Based Query support in ad-hoc wireless networks using information-fading and narrow casting for efficient resource handling in disaster management”, published in the proceedings of 14th IST Mobile and Wireless Communications Dresden Gemeny, June 2005. 18. Sanjay Chatterjee, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Hisato Iwai, Sadao Obana, "A Power Aware Routing Strategy for Ad hoc Networks with Directional Antenna Optimizing Control Traffic and Power Consumption", International Workshop on Distributed Computing IWDC 2005, IIT, Kharagpur, India, 27-30 December ,2005. 13. M Scalem, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Ashok K Sircar,Sushanta Sinha, "A Decentralized Disaster Management Information Network (DDMIN) for Coordinated Relief Operations", 9th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (WMSCI 2005), Orlando, USA, July 10-13, 2005. 14. M. Scalem , Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sushanta Sinha, Ashok K Sircar," Decentralised Disaster Management Information Network (DDMIN): Research Discussions on the inherent Technological and Strategic Implementation Issues and proposed Solutions", CISTM 2005, New Delhi, India, July 24-26, 2005 15. Siuli Roy, Sanjay Chatterjee, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Hisato Iwai, Sadao Obana, "Neighborhood Tracking and Location Estimation of Nodes in Ad hoc Networks Using Directional Antenna: A Testbed Implementation", WirelessCom 2005 , Maui, Hawaii, USA, June 13-16, 2005. 16. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Siuli Roy, Dola Saha and Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , “A Priority-based QoS Routing Protocol with Zone Reservation and Adaptive Call Blocking for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks with Directional Antenna”, IEEE GLOBECOM, 29 November - 3 December 2004, Dallas, Texas, USA. 17. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “A Fair Medium Access Protocol using Adaptive Flow-rate Control through Cooperative Negotiation among Contending flows in Ad hoc Wireless Network with Directional Antenna”, 6th International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC 2004), 27-30 December 2004, ISI Calcutta, India. 18. M. Scalem, S. Bandyopadhyay, and A.K. Sircar , "An Approach Towards a Decentralised Disaster Management Information Network", Asian Applied Computing Conference (AACC 2004) , Nepal, Oct. 29-31 2004. 19. Siuli Roy, Dola Saha, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, "Service differentiation in Multi-hop Inter-Vehicular Communication using Directional Antenna", VTC spring 2004: IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference, May 17-19, 2004, Milan, Italy. 20. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, "A Distributed Feedback Control Mechanism for Priority-based Flow-Rate Control to Support QoS Provisioning in Ad hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna", Wireless Networking Symposium, 2004 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2004), Paris, 20-24 June, 2004. 21. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka , “An Adaptive Packet Injection Rate Control Protocol to Support Priority-based QoS Provisioning in Ad hoc Network with Directional Antenna”, 6th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communication (WPMC 2003), Yokosuka, Japan, Oct 19-22, 2003. 22. Siuli Roy, Dola Saha, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “Improving End-to-End Delay through Load Balancing with Multipath Routing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks using directional Antenna" , 5th International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC 2003), 27-30 December 2003, IIM Calcutta, India. 23. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “A Power-Efficient MAC Protocol with Two-Level Transmit Power Control in Ad Hoc Network Using Directional Antenna”, 5th International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC 2003), 27-30 December 2003, IIM Calcutta, India. 24. Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “An Adaptive Framework for Multipath Routing via Maximally Zone-Disjoint Shortest Paths in Ad hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna”, IEEE GLOBECOM 2003: Wireless Communications. 1 - 5 December 2003 San Francisco, CA, USA. 25. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, “A Rotational Sector-based, Receiver-Oriented mechanism for Location Tracking and medium Access Control in Ad Hoc Networks using Directional Antenna", Proc. of the IFIP conference on Personal Wireless Communications PWC 2003. September 23-25, 2003 - Venice – ITALY. 26. Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, Dola Saha, Siuli Roy, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay , “An Efficient MAC Protocol with Direction Finding Scheme in Wireless Ad Hoc Network Using Directional Antenna”, Proc. of the IEEE Radio and Wireless Conference RAWCON 2003, Boston, MA, August 10-13, 2003. 27. Siuli Roy, Dola Saha, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka, “A Network-Aware MAC and Routing Protocol for Effective Load Balancing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna" Proc. of the Fourth ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc 2003) Annapolis, Maryland, USA, June 1-3, 2003. 28. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, M.N. Pal, Dola Saha, Tetsuro Ueda, Kazuo Hasuike, "Improving System Performance of Ad Hoc Wireless Network with Directional Antenna" IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2003), Anchorage, Alaska, USA, May 11-15, 2003. 29. Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy, Tetsuro Ueda, Shinsuke Tanaka "Multipath Routing in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Omni Directional and Directional Antenna: A Comparative Study" Proc. of the International Workshop on Distributed Computing, Calcutta, December 27-30,2002, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS 2571), Springer Verlag , Dec 2002. 30. S. Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy, Tetsuro Ueda and Kazuo Hasuike, " Multipath Routing in Ad Hoc Netwroks with Directional Antenna", Proc. of the IFIP conference on Personal Wireless Communications PWC 2002, October 22-24, Singapore. 31. S. Bandyopadhyaya and Reena Sarkar , "Capturing Organisational Knowledge through knowledge-network: A knowledge management system of a consulting firm", 3rd European Conference on Knowledge Management, Trinity College, Dublin, on 24-25 September 2002. 32. S. Bandyopadhyaya and Reena Sarkar, "Developing an Intranet-based Knowledge Management Framework in a Consulting Firm : A Conceptual Model and its Implementation" in ECAI'02 workshop on Knowledge Management and Organizational Memories, July 21-26, 2002 , Lyon, France. 33. T. Ueda, S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike , "An approach towards improving Quality of Service in ad hoc networks with ESPAR Antenna", Proc of the CQR2002 conference, Okinawa, Japan, 14-16 May 2002. 34. Tetsuro Ueda, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Kazuo Hasuike, “Implementing Messaging Services on Ad Hoc Community Networks using Proxy Nodes”, 2nd Swedish Workshop on Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks (ADHOC 02), March 5-6, 2002 ,Stockholm, Sweden. 35. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "An Adaptive MAC Protocol for Wireless Ad Hoc Community Network (WACNet) Using Electronically Steerable Passive Array Radiator Antenna", Proc of the GLOBECOM 2001, November 25-29, 2001, San Antonio, Texas, USA. 36. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "An Adaptive MAC and Directional Routing Protocol for Ad Hoc Wireless Network Using Directional ESPAR Antenna" Proc of the ACM Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking & Computing 2001 (MOBIHOC 2001), Long Beach, California, USA, 4-5 October 2001 37. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "A proposal of adaptive MAC protocol for wireless ad-hoc Networks", 2001 IEICE Society Conference 18-19 September 2001, The University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan 38. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "A Proposal of Directional Routing Protocol in Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks", 2001 IEICE Society Conference 18-19 September 2001, The University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan 39. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, S. Horisawa, S. Tawara, "An Adaptive MAC Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks with Directional Antenna" Proc. of the 7th Asia Pacific Conference on Communications, (APCC 2001) Sept. 17-20, 2001, Tokyo, Japan. 40. K.Hasuike, S.Bandyopadyay, S.Horisawa, S.Tawara, K.gyoda and T. Ohira,"WACNet - Ad-Hoc Network With Adaptive Antennas", 2001 IEEE InternationalSympiosium on Signals, Systems, and Electronics, ISSE 2001, Tokyo, JAPAN, July 2001. 41. S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Hasuike, "A Connection Management Protocol to Support Multimedia Traffic in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antenna", IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME2001), Tokyo, Japan, August, 2001 42. R Roy Choudhary, K Paul and S Bandyopadhyay “An Agent-based Protocol to Support Multimedia Communication in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks”, 1st International Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Computing :Issues in Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing, San Francisco, USA, April 23-27 , 2001. 43. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, "A Path Maintenance Protocol for Uninterrupted Communication in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Using Self- Adjusting Transmission Range", Accepted in the 2000 IEEE International Conference On Personal Wireless Communications (ICPWC'2000), Hyderabad, India, Dec. 17-20, 2000. 44. Krishna Paul, Romit Roychoudhuri and S. Bandyopadhyay, "Survivable Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: Some Design Specifications" Accepted in IEEE International Conference on Multiaccess, Mobility And Teletraffic for Wireless Communications (IEEE MMT'2000), Florida, USA, December 3-6, 2000. 45. Sajal K. Das, A. Mukherjee, S. Bandyopadhyay, Krishna Paul, D. Saha, “Improving Quality-of-Service in Ad hoc Wireless Networks with Adaptive Multi-path Routing”, Accepted in GLOBECOM 2000, San Francisco, California, Nov. 27-Dec 1, 2000. 46. Romit RoyChouldhury, S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul , “A Mobile Agent Based Mechanism to Discover Geographical Positions of Nodes in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks”, Accepted in the 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2000) , Seoul, Korea, 30 Oct. - 2 Nov. 2000. 47. Romit RoyChouldhury, S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul, “Topology Discovery in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Using Mobile Agents”, Proc, of the Second International Workshop on Mobile Agents for Telecommunication Applications, Paris, France, September 18-20, 2000. 48. Romit RoyChouldhury, S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul, “A Distributed Mechanism for Topology Discovery in Ad hoc Wireless Networks using Mobile Agents”, Proc. of the First Annual Workshop On Mobile Ad Hoc Networking & Computing (MOBIHOC 2000) in conjunction with IEEE/ACM Mobicom 2000, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, August 11, 2000. 49. Krishna Paul, Romit Roychoudhuri and S. Bandyopadhyay, “Survivability Analysis of Ad Hoc Wireless Network Architecture”, Proc. of the Second International Workshop on Mobile and Wireless Communication Networks, Paris, France, May 2000. Published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science LNCS 1818, Springer Verlag. 50. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “Evaluating the Performance of a Demand-Driven Multicast Routing Scheme in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc. of the19th IEEE International Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference: IPCCC 2000, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, February 2000. 51. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “A Stability-Based On-Demand Multicast Routing in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc. of the 14th International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN-14), National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Hsin-Chu, Taiwan, R.O.C., January 26-28, 2000. 52. Krishna Paul and S. Bandyopadhyay, “Self-Adjusting Transmission Range Control of Mobile Hosts in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks for Stable Communication”, Presented in the Sixth International Conference on High Performance Computing HiPC99, Calcutta, India, December 1999. 53. Krishna Paul and S. Bandyopadhyay, “Evaluating The performance of mobile agent based message communication among mobile hosts in large ad hoc wireless network", Proc. of the The Second ACM International Workshop on Modeling and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (In conjunction with IEEE/ACM MobiCom'99), Seattle, Washington, USA, August 15-19, 1999. 54. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee. “A Simulation Technique for Evaluating a Distributed Routing Scheme among Mobile Hosts in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc of the 1999 Advanced Simulation Technologies Conference (ASTC'99), San Diego, California, USA, April 1999. 55. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “Evaluating the Performance of Affinity-Based Routing Schemes among Mobile Hosts in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks”, Accepted in the 7th International Conference on Telecommunication Systems, Modelling and Analysis, Nashville, USA, March 1999. 56. Krishna Paul, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Saha and A. Mukherjee, “Communication-Aware Mobile Hosts in Ad-hoc Wireless Networks”, Proc of the IEEE International Conference on Personal Wireless Communication, Jaipur, India, Feb. 1999. 57. S. Bandyopadhyay and Krishna Paul, “Using Mobile Agents For Off-Line Communication Among Mobile Hosts In A Large, Highly-Mobile Dynamic Networks”, Proc of the IEEE International Conference on Personal Wireless Communication, Jaipur, India, Feb. 1999. 58. S. Bandyopadhyay and S. Arunkumar, “Searching for Conceptual Connectivity among a set of Concepts”, Proc. of the 1988 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernatics, China, August, 1988. 59. G. Venkatesh, S. Bandyopadhyay and A. Gupta, “Dialogue Understanding and the Pragmatics of Consensus”, Proc. of the International Colloquium on Cognitive Science ICCS-89, Donostia-San Sebastia’n, May, 1989. 60. S. Bandyopadhyay, “Modeling Sequential Behaviour in Neural Net : A Connectionist Feedback Approach”, Proc. of the International Neural Network Conference INNC-90, Paris, France, July, 1990. 61. S. Bandyopadhyay and A. A. Rajvanshi, “Using Agent Model in Generating Pragmatically Coherent Discourse”, Proc. of the IJCAI Workshop on Agent Modeling for Intelligent Interaction, Sydney, Australia, August 1991. 62. V. K. Rai and S. Bandyopadhyay, “Non-cooperative agent(s) in Multi-agent interaction”, Proceedings of 7th National Conference on Systems Dynamics, Bangalore, India, November 22-25, 1996. 63. S. Ghosh, S. Bandyopadhyay, C. Mazumdar and S. Bhattacharya, “Handling of Recursion in Dataflow Models”, Proc. of the ACM 84 Annual Conference on the Fifth Generation Challenge, North Holland, 1984. 64. S. Ghosh, S. Bandyopadhyay, C. Mazumdar and S. Bhattacharya, “A Stream based Dataflow Multiprocessor Systems”, Proc. of the 15th Annual Conference on Modeling and Simulation, Pittsburg, USA, 1984.
Books/Book Chapters: 
Ø Mukherjee, S. Bandyopadhyay and D. Saha, “Mobile Wireless Networks: Location Management and Routing”, Artech House Books, London SW1V 1AH UK , 2003. Ø D. Saha, S. Bandyopadhyay and A. Mukherjee, “Networking Infrastructure For Pervasive Computing: Enabling Technologies and Systems”, Kluwer Academic Publishers, MA 02061, 2003. Ø Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Siuli Roy and Tetsuro Ueda, "Enhancing the Performance of Ad Hoc Wireless Networks with Directional Antena", CRC Press 2006.
Research Interests: 
Research, application development and impact analyses of different aspects of pervasive information systems involving web 2.0 and wireless and mobile networking technologies.