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Subhrajit Bhattacharya

Department: Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics

Position: Assistant Professor

Address: Packard Lab 562
19 Memorial Dr. West
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 758-4111


Areas of Research

  • Topological Motion Planning
  • Intelligent Systems

Profile

Subhrajit is an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics of Lehigh University. He completed Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, and was a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania before he joined Lehigh.

Subhrajit's research interests are centered around motion planning and control of autonomous, intelligent systems. More specifically, he is interested in applications of topological and geometric methods (algebraic/differential topology, differential/discrete geometry) to the design and analysis of algorithms in robot motion planning, coverage, sensor networks, swarms, distributed systems and control.

Education

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania, 2012
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania, 2012
  • B.Tech., Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (India), 2006