Dr. Alex Pappachen James, Senior Member IEEE, Senior Fellow HEA [email@example.com]
IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence
Guest editors: Alex James, Nazarbayev University; Khaled Salama, KAUST; Hai Li, Duke University; Biolek Dalibor, Univerzita Obrany, Brno; Giacomo Indiveri, ETH, Zurich; Leon Chua, University of California, Berkeley
Submission Deadline: October 30, 2017
IET Cyber-Physical Systems: Theory & Applications
Guest editors: Alex James, Nazarbayev University; Martin Wäny, Austria Microsystems; Bhaskar Choubey, University of Oxford; Aleksej Makarov, Vlatacom; Sergio A Velastin, University Carlos III Madrid; Claudio Salvadori, New Generation Sensors srl
Submission Deadline: September 30, 2017
Research Specialities: I am a scientist working on various aspects of circuits and systems for deep neuromorphic networks, image processing, and pattern recognition.
Current Roles: Head of Department - Electrical Engineering (2017-), Director of Bioinspired Microelectronics Systems Lab (2015-), Chair of the faculty senate (2016-17); Nazarbayev University [2013- present].
Education: Ph.D. [2 years] (on hardware face recognition) from Griffith School of Engineering, Griffith University; Masters [2 years] (on current mirrors) and Bachelors (honors) [4 years] (on fuzzy logic) with the highest distinction (summa cum laude) in Electronics Engineering
IEEE/IET: Founding chair IEEE Kazakhstan subsection, IEEE Kerala CASS Chapter Chair (2015-2016), Exec. Member of IET Vision and Imaging Network (2015-2017).
Publications: 80+ papers on mixed-signal circuits, algorithms, and systems for intelligent pattern recognition systems especially with memristive devices and circuits.
Editorial/Review services: Reviewer for 20+ international prestigious journals and conferences such as IEEE ISCAS, IEEE ICECS, TCAS, TVLSI, TCAD, TCyb, TEC, TIP, etc. Editorial member of Information Fusion, Elsevier (Citescore:4.82, SNIP:3.537, citescoreRank:4/139); is currently an Associate Editor of Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (HCIS), Springer (Citescore:4.49, SNIP:3.976, citescoreRank:9/200), and Associate Editor of IEEE Access, (2017-) (Impact (2015)- Citescore:4.32, SNIP:3.601, citescoreRank:5/262). His recent participation in technical committee/reviewer for conferences supported by IEEE/IET include ISCAS2017, MWSCAS 2017, PrimeAsia 2017, ICECS 2016, ICDP 2016, VISIGRAPP 2016, WICT 2016, ISDA 2016, HIS'16, NaBIC 2016 , BICA 2016, ICACCI 2016, SET-CAS 2016, CCIOT 2016, ARONCAS 2016, APCAE 2016, IEAC 2016, ISTA’16, ISI'16 etc. His research is focused on brain-inspired circuits and systems. He is an IEEE Senior Member.
Keywords: Threshold Logic - Memristors, VLSI, Algorithms, On-chip signal processing; Brain inspired computing - devices, algorithms, architecture; Pattern recognition - Deep learning, Face and Speech recognition;