National Institute of Technology Rourkela

राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान राउरकेला

ଜାତୀୟ ପ୍ରଯୁକ୍ତି ପ୍ରତିଷ୍ଠାନ ରାଉରକେଲା

An Institute of National Importance

Faculty Profile


Sambit Bakshi is currently with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India. He also serves as Head of the Centre for Automation Technology at National Institute of Technology Rourkela. His area of interest includes surveillance, biometric security, digital forensics, and social security analytics. He presently serves as associate editor of multiple journals including IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, Computers and Electrical Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems, IEEE Transactions on Technology and Society, and IEEE Transactions on Education. He previously served as Associate Editor of IEEE Systems Journal, IEEE IT Professional magazine, IEEE Access, Innovations in Systems and Software Engineering Springer: A NASA Journal, Expert Systems with Applications, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Image and Vision Computing, Multimedia Systems, Multimedia Tools and Applications, and Neural Processing Letters, Plos One, and Expert Systems in the past. He is a senior member of IEEE. He is Founding Chair of IEEE Rourkela Subsection and IEEE Kolkata Section Biometrics Council Chapter. He is a distinguished lecturer of IEEE Systems Council for 2023-2025 and distinguished lecturer of IEEE Women in Engineering for 2024-2025. He has published widely in more than 100 journals and conferences.


Research Group
  • Intelligent Computing and Computer Vision
Areas of Interest
  • Biometric Security
  • Visual Surveillance
  • Multimedia Forensics
  • Social Security Analytics

Sambit Bakshi
सम्बित बक्शी Assistant Professor Grade-I & HOC (Centre for Automation Technology)

Computer Science and Engineering

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Sambit Bakshi

Assistant Professor Grade-I

Computer Science and Engineering

Room Number: CS-219

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Sundargarh, Odisha, India - 769008


Biometric Security
National Institute of Technology Rourkela

Teaching Experience
  • Computer Science & Engineering,  National Institute of Technology Rourkela,   01 Jul 2015 - Present
  • Computer Science & Engineering,  National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur,   25 Jul 2014 - 29 May 2015
Laboratory Development
  • Visual Surveillance Laboratory,  NIT Rourkela,   At visual surveillance laboratory in National Institute of Technology Rourkela, we strive to push the boundaries of the spectrum of research in the field of surveillance, biometry, digital forensic, and their intersection of course aiming societal benefits.

Establishment of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Centre: Animal Bioinformatics - BIC at National Institute of Technology Rourkela DBT
  • Co-Investigator
  • 60
  • Running   Sponsored
Establishment of IIT Patna Vishlesan I-Hub Foundation extension center at NIT Rourkela. IIT PATNA VISHLESAN - HUB FOUNDATION
  • Principal Investigator
  • 24
  • Running   Sponsored
Deep learning applications for computer vision task. (funded by NVIDIA Corporation and NITROAA) NVIDIA Corporation
  • Principal Investigator
  • 12
  • Completed   Sponsored

Total Publications: 106

A. Khalid, Z. Mushtaq, S. Arif, K. Zeb, M. A. Khan, and S. Bakshi,"Control schemes for quadrotor UAV: Taxonomy and survey", ACM Computing Surveys, vol.56, no.5, pp.1-32, ACM 2024, 10.1145/3617652       Article

N. Banerjee, S. Bakshi, and P. K. Sa,"DNA sequence similarity for identifying mastitis-causing bacteria in cattle", in International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Pattern Recognition, Springer, cipr-2024, Baripada, India, March 2024       Inproceedings

J. Bakas, R. Naskar, M. Nappi, and S. Bakshi,"Object-based forgery detection in surveillance video using capsule network", Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, vol.14, pp.3781-3791, Springer 2023, 10.1007/s12652-021-03511-3       Article

A. Nanda, Ram. C. Barik, and S. Bakshi,"SSO-RBNN driven brain tumor classification with Saliency-K-means segmentation technique", Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, vol.81, no.104356, Elsevier 2023, 10.1016/j.bspc.2022.104356       Article

K. K. Jena, S. K. Bhoi, S. Mohapatra, and S. Bakshi,"Hybrid deep learning approach for classification of music genres using wavelet and spectrogram analysis", Neural Computing and Applications, vol.35, pp.11223-11248, Springer 2023, 10.1007/s00521-023-08294-6       Article

Five-Day Short-Term Course on Deep Learning Applications for Smart Cities Computer Science and Engineering (Short-term Course)
Futuristic Wireless Communication and IoT – 5G and Beyond Electrical Engineering (Short-term Course)
Short Term Course on Biometric Security: Theory and Applications Computer Science and Engineering (Short-term Course)

  • CS102 : Data Structures and Algorithms {Theory}
  • CS2005 : Data Structures and Algorithms {Theory}
  • CS2008 : Database Engineering {Theory}
  • CS2062 : Database Management Systems {Theory}
  • CS222 : Database Management Systems {Theory}
  • CS334 : Operating Systems Design {Theory}
  • CS335 : Computer Graphics {Theory}
  • CS430 : Information Theory and Coding {Theory}
  • CS6151 : Biometric Systems {Theory}
  • CS6217 : Biometric Security {Theory}
  • CS635 : Biometric Security {Theory}
  • CS712 : Information Retrieval and Web Search {Theory}
  • MA653 : Statistical Analysis {Theory}
  • CS1000 : Basic Programming {Practical}
  • CS171 : Computing Laboratory - I {Practical}
  • CS172 : Computing Laboratory – II {Practical}
  • CS2071 : Data Structure and Algorithms Laboratory {Practical}
  • CS2072 : Database Engineering Laboratory {Practical}
  • CS2082 : Database Management Systems Laboratory {Practical}
  • CS271 : Data Structure and Database Laboratory {Practical}
  • CS367 : Product Development Laboratory – I {Practical}
  • CS374 : Operating Systems Laboratory {Practical}
  • CS375 : Computer Graphics Laboratory {Practical}
  • CS393 : Special Laboratory in Computer Science and Engineering – I {Practical}
  • CS6171 : Biometric Systems Laboratory {Practical}
  • CS706 : Information Theory Coding Laboratory {Practical}
  • MA673 : Linear Algebra and Statistical Analysis Laboratory {Practical}

Ph.D. Students [12]
Development of Ear Biometric Systems with Forensic Validation
Debbrota Paul Chowdhury
Enrolled: Jul 2016
Graduated :  2020
Novel Periocular Recognition under Non-Cooperative Scenarios
Gautam Kumar
Enrolled: Jul 2016
Graduated :  2021
Compressed Multimedia Forgery Detection through Blind Digital Forensics
Jamimamul Bakas
Enrolled: Jan 2017
Graduated :  2021
Road and Vegetation Extraction from Aerial Images through Semantic Segmentation
Tanmay Kumar Behera
Enrolled: Jan 2018
Graduated :  2022
Development of Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) Compliant Brain MRI Classification Techniques
Swagatika Devi
Enrolled: Jul 2017
Graduated :  2022
Development of Attention based Large-Scale Person Re-Identification Systems
Nayan Kumar Subhashis Behera
Enrolled: Aug 2017
Thesis Submitted
Recommender System
N. Sangita Achary
Enrolled: Jul 2018
Emotion Modeling
Avinash Samantra
Enrolled: Jul 2019
Nikita Banerjee
Enrolled: Jan 2021
Biomedical image analysis
Camellia Ray
Enrolled: Aug 2021
Biomedical Image Processing
Anita Saini
Enrolled: Aug 2021
Biomedical signal analysis
Sima Das
Enrolled: Jan 2023
Executive Ph.D. Students [4]
Image Processing
Shila Samantaray
Enrolled: Aug 2021
Facial Biometrics
Srinu Bevara
Enrolled: Oct 2020
Natural Language Processing
Sindhe Swetha
Enrolled: Jan 2021
Natural Language Processing
Shaik Lateefa
Enrolled: Sep 2020
M.Tech by Research Students [1]
Source Camera Identification for Compressed JPEGs through PRNU and Machine Learning
Nidhi Srivastava
Graduated :  2023