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Dr. D R. Kalbande is currently a Professor in Computer Engineering and Dean(Industry Relations), Sardar Patel Institute of Technology, Andheri (West),Mumbai, India. He was Head of the Department from April 2012 to Oct 2019. He completed his B.E. in Computer Technology from Nagpur University in 1997 and Master of Engineering in Information Technology in May 2005, from Vivekanand Education Society’s Institute of Technology(VESIT), Mumbai University, Mumbai, India. He has obtained a Ph.D in Technology from University of Mumbai, Mumbai in 2011. He has been awarded a Post-Doctorate (PDF)from Tata Institute of Social Sciences (T.I.S.S.) in 2016. He has also been honored as a Senior Research Fellow (SRF) on the NCW-TISS Project, funded by National Commission for Women,Govt.of India at T.I.S.S, from July 23,2016 to Oct 10, 2016. He was a Research Fellow on the CliX Project at T.I.S.S. ,funded by Tata Trust and M.I.T.(U.S.A.) from Feb 20,2017 to May
19,2017. He has over 19+ Years of experience in teaching & research. His research interests include Soft computing (Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic),Computer Network, Human Machine Interaction Decision making and business Intelligence,Mobile application development for social cause. He has authored five books namely Graphical User Interface(Pareen Publications), MIS(Pareen Publications), Human Machine Interaction(Wiley Publications), Digital Forensic (Wiley Publications) and Internet of Everythings (StarEdu solutions) . He has delivered and conducted workshops, seminars,Tutorials and Expert Talks on NS2, Neural Network, VB.Net and ADO.Net, Transfer Learning. Skinzy is his brainchild which has turned reality into Healthcare Start-up operated from Mumbai,
Skinzy’s flagship product “DermaPhoto” is an AI based mobile application that is able to detect skin diseases. He has patented 7 innovative ideas of research work.His full profile is available on :