Dr. Asoke K Talukder
Visiting Faculty,
Department of Computer Engineering,
NITK Surathkal.

Asoke Talukder is a creative individual with expertise from technology to creative arts. He worked in India, USA, UK, and Singapore in the domains of product engineering, research, and project management for companies like ICL, Fujitsu-ICIM, Microsoft, Oracle, Informix, Digital, Hewlett Packard, Sequoia, Northern Telecom, NEC, KredietBank, iGate, Cellnext, etc. He Internet enabled Microsoft PowerPoint, reengineered Informix database for 64 bit DEC-Alpha, engineered Oracle Parallel Server for Hewlett Packard HP-FX, Sequoia Fault Tolerant computer, and developed many killer technologies and products. He setup the first X.25 network in India for Department of Telecommunications (currently BSNL & MTNL), and the first Java Competency Centre in India. He engineered and product managed Network Management System for Queen's Award winning PDMX. He setup many IDC (India Development Centre) and built many start-ups. He built wireless technology and content company Cellnext that defined the mobile Web and mobile contents in India; also, helped Tyfone to build its mobile payment and SD-card based NFC Credit card products as a start-up. He is recipient of many international awards for innovation and professional excellence including ICIM Professional Excellence Award, ICL Excellence Award, IBM Solutions Excellence Award, Simagine GSMWorld Award, All India Radio/Doordarshan Award etcetera. Asoke has been listed in "Who's Who in the World", "Who's Who in Science and Engineering", and "Outstanding Scientists of 21st Century". Asoke worked in domains like Telecommunications, Data-communications, Compilers, Operating Systems, Database Internals, Research etcetera since 1976, and published about 50 research papers. He edited two books and authored two textbooks in the domain of Mobile Computing and Architecting Secure Software Systems. Asoke did M.Sc (Physics) with Bio-physics major and Ph.D (Engineering). He was the DaimlerChrysler Chair Professor at IIIT-Bangalore, and currently Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, NIT Warangal & Adjunct Faculty, Department of Computer Engineering, NITK Surathkal. His current industry affiliations are with Geschickten as Mentor & Director and Sahara Next as Corporate Advisor. His areas of interest are Computational Biology, Information Security, and Mobility.

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