Former Faculty Members
Prof. Mirza Mohd. Sufyan Beg
Department of Computer Engineering,
Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University),
Prof. M. M. Sufyan Beg obtained his B.Tech. (Electronics) degree from the
Aligarh Muslim University, India in 1992 with first rank. He obtained his
M.Tech. (Microelectronics) degree from IIT Kanpur, India in 1994.
Thereafter, he joined the Department of Electronics Engineering, Aligarh
Muslim University, India as a member of the faculty. He has been a Lecturer,
a Senior Lecturer and then a Reader in the Department of Computer
Engineering at the same University. While on study leave from there, he
obtained his Ph.D. degree in the area of Computer Technology from IIT Delhi,
India in 2002. He also visited the University of California at Berkeley as a
BT Fellow from November 2005 to October 2006. Currently, he is a full
Professor at the Department of Computer Engineering at JMI, New Delhi from
March 01, 2007.
Prof. Beg has published 7 book chapters and 75 papers on a wide range of
topics in Web Mining and Soft Computing. He has also been an invited
lecturer at many places in U.S.A., U.K., K.S.A., Pakistan and India. He is a
Senior Member of IEEE and its Computational Intelligence Society. He is also
the Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE),
Institution of Electronics and Telecommunications Engineers (IETE), Computer
Society of India (CSI) and System Society of India (SSI).
Prof. Beg was awarded the University Gold Medal for standing First at B.Sc.
(Engg.) Examinations (all branches combined). He has also bagged twice the
Best Paper Awards and the High Quality Presentation Awards each.
Prof. Beg has served as reviewer and has been on the board of many journals
and conferences of repute. His current research interests are in the areas
of Parallel and Distributed Processing, Soft Computing, Question Answering
Systems, Natural Language Processing, Web Mining and Searching.