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Sanjiva Prasad is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD).
His current research interests include mobile distributed computing, in particular concurrent and functional programming languages, process calculi and the analysis and verification of network and security protocols.
He has also been active in the area of medical applications of computing, on topics such as mHealth, applications of mobile computing in public health, securing HIS records, and neurosurgery skills training. He was till recently the coordinator of the Amar Nath and Shashi Khosla School of Information Technology.
Sanjiva Prasad earned his B. Tech from IIT Kanpur in 1985, and his MS and PhD degrees from the University at Stony Brook in 1990 and 1991. He worked at ORA Corporation Ithaca (1990-92) and then ECRC GmbH Munich (1992-94) as a researcher before joining the faculty at IIT Delhi in 1994. He was a Visiting Lektor at BRICS, Aarhus University in 1998-9.