Amiya Bhattacharya

Amiya BhattacharyaAssistant Research Professor Amiya Bhattacharya received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering in 1987 from the Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur, India, and his Master’s degree in Computer Science in 1991 from the University of California, San Diego. He obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering in 2002 from the University of Texas at Arlington, where he was a recipient of the Texas Telecommunication Engineering Consortium Fellowship and the 2002 Outstanding Doctoral Research Award. Following short periods of industrial research and development at the Nokia Research Center at Irving and post-doctoral work at the Arizona State University, he joined the Computer Science faculty at the New Mexico State University where he served as an Assistant Profefessor for five years. He has rejoined ASU School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering as a Assistant Research Professor in Fall 2009.


Ph.D., Computer Science & Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, 2002

Research interests

Computer science in education, programming languages, software maintenance

Key activities

  • Program Co-chair ACM CCS-SPSM 2011 Workshop, Program
  • Committee Member of past years of IEEE MASS, WASA, AMOC, ICDCN, WoWMoM, HiPC
  • Referee of journals/magazines such as IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE Wireless Communications, ACM/Kluwer Wireless Networks