Dr. Debdoot Sheet

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Centre of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence | Joint Project Director, IIT KHARAGPUR AI4ICPS I HUB FOUNDATION

Dr. Debdoot Sheet was born in 1986 in Kharagpur, India. He obtained a B. Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the West Bengal University of Technology in 2008, MS and PhD in Machine Learning and Medical Imaging from IIT Kharagpur in 2010 and 2014 respectively. He was a DAAD Visiting PhD candidate at TU Munich during 2011-12. Currently he is an Assistant Professor at IIT Kharagpur with primary appointment at the Department of Electrical Engineering and associate appointment at the Centre of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence. His research spans Deep Learning, Digital Health and Visual Computing. He is a Chartered Engineer, Senior Members of IEEE, Member of MICCAI, Life Member of Institution of Engineers (India), BMESI, IUPRAI. He is passionate about universal accessibility of healthcare, and promotes inclusiveness and diversity at workspace and in professional organizations.