Prof. Priyadarsan Patra

Dean, School of Computer Science 

Prof. Patra is an accomplished Scientist, Technologist and Chief Architect with a proven track record of 20+ years in creating and leading world-class research and development to support Server, tablet/phone SoC and Client processor architectures for power-performance optimized designs, and their Validation, Debug, and Test for several generations of flagship silicon devices/platforms – shipped in million. Led several established technical conferences on System Design, CAD, Low-power and Validation areas as organizing or program chair within and outside the corporation.

Prior to joining us , Prof. Patra was working with Xavier Institute, as Dean, Research, Bhubaneswar. Prof . Patra is passionate about creating a sustainable, equitable society using technology wherever appropriate. Extensive experience in non-profit board service, in mentoring, and teaching. Above all, a dreamer, a scientist, a community builder, an optimist, and a constant learner!


Prof. Patra is an alumnus of Texas University, USA, He did M.S in Computer & Information Sciences from The University of Massachusetts at Amherst, MA, USA. He did graduation in Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.