Dr Anjan Dutta is a lecturer of Computer Science at the University of Exeter. He received a PhD in Computer Science from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) in 2014, which was awarded with an Excellent Cum Laude (highest grade) qualification with International mention. Moreover, he is a recipient of the Extraordinary PhD Thesis Award for the year 2013-14 by the UAB. Before his PhD, he obtained MS in Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence also from the UAB, MCA in Computer Applications from the West Bengal University of Technology and a BS in Mathematics (Honors) from the University of Calcutta respectively in the year of 2010, 2009 and 2006. After completing his PhD, Dr Dutta worked as a postdoctoral researcher at a few academic institutes including Télécom ParisTech, France; Indian Statistical Institute, India; Computer Vision Center, Spain, among those, the prestigious Marie-Curie postdoctoral fellowship from 2017 to 2019 is to be mentioned.
Anjan’s main research interest focuses on Computer Vision and Machine Learning, specifically on graphic recognition, deep multi-view representation learning, low-shot learning, structural representation learning etc. He has been serving as a technical program committee member/reviewer of many important conferences, such as CVPR, ICCV, BMVC, ICLR, ICML, NeurIPS etc. He has also served as an Area Chair for BMVC 2021. For his work as reviewer, he was enlisted in the top 10% pool of reviewers list of NeurIPS 2020 and in the list of outstanding reviewers of CVPR 2021. He is also a regular reviewer for many prestigious international journals, such as IEEE TPAMI, IEEE TNNLS, IEEE TCYB, IJCV, CVIU, PR etc. He is also an associate editor of the Springer Nature Computer Science (SNCS) journal. He is a member of IEEE, IAPR, CVF, BMVA. He is also a Fellow of Higher Education Academy and the Alan Turing Institute in the UK.