Dr. Narendra S. Chaudhari has completed his undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral studies at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Mumbai, India, in 1981, 1983, and 1988 respectively. Dr. Narendra S. Chaudhari has shouldered many senior level administrative positions in universities in India as well as abroad. A few notable assignments include: Dean - Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, Member - Executive Council, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, Coordinator - International Exchange Program, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Deputy Director - GameLAB, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Currently, he is Dean - Research and Development, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Indore, and Member - Advisory Board, ITM University, Gwalior (M.P.).
Narendra has done significant research work on game AI, novel neural network models like binary neural nets and bidirectional nets, context free grammar parsing, and graph isomorphism problem. He has supervised more than 18 doctoral students and more than 80 Master’s students. He has delivered invited talks and presented his research results in several countries like America, Australia, Canada, Germany, Hungary, Japan, United Kingdom, etc. A few institutes where he has given talks on his research includes Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) USA, Nagoya Institute of Technology (NIT), Nagoya, Japan, Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU), Manchester (U.K.), Beijing Normal University (BNU), Beijing (P.R. China), etc. He has more than 240 publications in top quality international conferences and journals.
He has been invited as a keynote speaker in many conferences in the areas of Soft-Computing, Game-AI, and Data Management. He has been referee and reviewer for a number of premier conferences and journals including IEEE Transactions, Neurocomputing, etc. Dr. Chaudhari is Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, India (IE- India), as well as Fellow of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) (India), Senior member of Computer Society of India, Senior Member of IEEE, USA, Member of Indian Mathematical Society (IMS), Member of Cryptology Research Society of India (CRSI), and many other professional societies.