Dr. Sushmita Ray
Qualification: Ph.D, M.E, B.E
Experience: 28 Years
Research Area: Machine Learning, Information visualization and Modeling Diagrammatic Representation Systems
Dr. Susmita Ray is a Professor of Department of Computer Science and Technology of Manav Rachna University. Apart from teaching core Computer Science courses she is undertaking additional responsibilities in the following roles: namely Chairperson of DRC (Departmental Review Committee) for Ph.D Programme of the department, President of Institution Innovation Council, Chairperson of Digital Monitoring Cell of the University and the role of directing the programme of coaching / grooming final year engineering students for placement in industry.
Before moving to academic profession in June 2018 in Manav Rachna University, Dr. Susmita worked for 28 years in IT Software industry with large corporates namely the IT Majors : Wipro Technologies, Tech Mahindra, SAIC, IIS Infotech, HCL Limited and CRIS. She played the role of Program Delivery Manager for driving the programme of design and development of software products and applications in varied domains and technology platforms for US and Europe based MNCs. While working in industry she had also been driving center of excellence (CoE) and training programmes encompassing Project Management, Program Management, Process Management, Software Development Methodologies namely Agile, DevOps, Lean, Kanban and Quality Management based on Six Sigma, CMMI and ISO framework.
Dr. Susmita’s current research interest is in the area of Machine Learning. She completed her Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Antwerp in the city of Antwerp in Belgium (Europe) under the guidance of globally reputed Prof. Dr. Jan Paredaens. Her Ph.D thesis was in the area of modeling diagrammatic representation systems for information visualization Prior to that she did her M.E. in Computer Science and B.E. in Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata.