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Amitava Chatterjee received the Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Master of Electrical Engineering., and Ph.D. (Engineering) degrees from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, in 1991, 1994, and 2002, respectively. In 1997, he joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, as a faculty member where he is currently a Professor. In 2003, he received the Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarship and visited Saga University, Saga, Japan. From November 2004 to November 2005, he was with the University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan, on a Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Post-Doctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers. In March–May, 2004, and in May–June, 2009, he visited University of Paris XII, Val de Marne, France, as an Enseignant-Invité (Invited Teacher). His research interests include smart instrumentation, fuzzy based nonlinear control, robotics, image processing and pattern recognition, signal processing, and stochastic optimization techniques. He has authored/coauthored more than 100 technical articles, including 66 papers in reputed international journals. He has co-authored a book titled Vision Based Autonomous Robot Navigation: Algorithms and Implementations, co-edited a book titled Computational Intelligence in Image Processing and presently co-editing a book titled Advances in Heuristic Signal Processing and Applications, all published/to be published by Springer-Verlag, Germany. He presently serves as an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology and as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, IEEE Sensors Journal, and Control Engineering Practice Journal (Elsevier). He has been the regional program chair and member of several international conference committees. He is a senior member of the IEEE.