IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

आई आई ई एस टि, शिवपुर

भारतीय अभियांत्रिकी विज्ञान एवं प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, शिवपुर

(पूर्व में बंगाल इंजीनियरिंग एंड साइंस यूनिवर्सिटी)

१८५६ से देश को सशक्त बनाना

Asit Kumar Das

Associate Professor

Department of Computer Science and Technology

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D., Bengal Engineering and Science University , 2011
  • M. Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering, Calcutta University, 2002
  • B. Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering, Calcutta University, 1996
  • B. Sc. Honours in Mathematics, Calcutta University, 1993
  • Higher Secondary, West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education, 1990
  • Madhyamik, West Bengal Board of Secondary Education, 1988



  1. (033) 26684561(extn-576)


  1. Email: akdas@cs.iiests.ac.in, dasasitkumar@gmail.com

Area of Research

  • Data Mining and Pattern Recognition
  • Social Networks
  • Bioinformatics
  • Machine learning and Soft Computing
  • Text, Audio and Video data Analysis

Courses Undertaken


  • Introduction to Computing
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Discrete Structures and Graph Theory
  • Database Management Systems
  • Data Mining


  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Advance database management systems

Recent Publications 

  1. A group incremental feature selection for classification using rough set theory based genetic algorithm, Applied Soft Computing , Elsevier, 2018
  2. Particle Swarm Optimization based incremental classifier design for rice disease prediction, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, Elsevier, 2017
  3. A Switched Parameter Differential Evolution with Optimal Blending Crossover for Scalable Numerical Optimization, Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier, 2017
  4. A Modified Differential Evolution With Distance-based Selection for Continuous Optimization in presence of noise, IEEE Access, 2018

  5. Attribute Selection for Improving Spam Classification in Online, International Journal of Social Network Analysis and Mining, Springer, 2017

  6. Feature Selection based on Bi-objective Differential Evolution, Journal of Computing Science and Engineering, SCOPUS, 2018

  7. Ensemble Feature Selection using Bi-objective Genetic Algorithm, Knowledge-Based System, Elsevier, 2017

  8. A Missing Value Estimation Technique of Microarray data using Cluster Analysis, Knowledge and Information Systems, Springer, 2017

  9. Ensemble Classifier Design Selecting Important Genes based on Extracted features, International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics, Inder Science, SCI INDEXED, 2017

  10. Ensemble Algorithms for Microblog Summarization, IEEE Intelligent Systems, 2018