Bachelor of Engineering, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India, 1966. Master of Engineering, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1975.
Design engineer Electric Control devices Corporation, Calcutta, 1966-1967. Member technical staff Electronics & Radar Development Establishment, Bangalore, India, 1969-1970. Lecturer Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1975-1980, assistant professor, 1980-1989, professor, since 1990, coordinator radar and communications center, 1989-1991, professor, head electronics & electrical communications engring department, since 2005.
Member Technology International Conference on Microwave and Committee, Kharagpur, 1981, International Symposium on Electronics Devices and Communications, Kharagpur, 1987, International Conference on Neural Network, Pittsburgh, 2000. International program committee Conference on Signal and Image Processing, Honolulu, 2004, 05, 06. Visiting faculty Hiroshima University, Japan, 1995-1996.
Visiting professor Atilim University, Ankara, Turkey, 2002-2003.
Fellow Institute Electronics and Telecommunications Engineers. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).
Married Sikha Pal, November 27, 1977. Children: Rashmi, Shreya.