Prof. Chittaranjan Hota  

Senior Professor
Dept. of Computer Science and Information Systems

Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India


  • Became a Member of the Working Group (Cyber Security Research and Development), Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India, New Delhi, India from 30th May 2024 for a period of three years (2024 - 2027). 
  • Two Research papers with my undergraduate students on Informed search techniques, and Generative AI are accepted at IEEE International Conference on Industry 4.0, Artificial Intelligence and Communications Technology (IEEE IAICT 2024), Telkom University, Bali, Indonesia, July 2024.
  • Received Veteran Scholar of Excellence Award from Artificial Intelligence Medical & Engineering Researchers Society (AIMERS), Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India, March 2024.
  • Resource person at Online Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on Cloud and Fog Computing Platforms for Internet of Things (IoT) Applications organized by Electronics and ICT Academy, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal, Telangana, India, 8th March 2024.
  • Presented our Research work on Eye-blink detection using Deep Learning techniques at 6th IEEE International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Information and Communication held at Osaka University, Japan during 19th-22nd Feb 2024. 
  • K Sai Anirudh defends his PhD work titled "Design and Implementation of Communication-Efficient Federated Learning Algorithms" on 6th Feb 2024. He is currently working as Founding engineer at
  • Delivered an Invited Keynote talk titled "Making Machines Intelligent: Some Approaches" at 2nd Congress on Control, Robotics and Mechatronics jointly organized by Soft Computing Research Society and SR University, Warangal on 3rd February 2024.
  • Delivered an Invited Keynote talk titled "Cognitive Computing: The Journey from Yesterday to Future" at Applied Research International Conference on Multidisciplinary Studies and Education, jointly organized by London Institute of Skills Development, London and SVS Group of Institutions (Autonomous) at Warangal on 27th January 2024.
  • Appointed as Co-Chairman of Project Review Steering Group by MeitY (GoI) for the project "Malware and Malware-based Attack Detection using Statistical and Machine Learning Approaches" being implemented by Tezpur University, Assam (24th Jan 2024).