D. PATRANABIS (Ph.D.) is former Professor and Head, Department of Instrumentation and Electronics Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata. He is presently, Professor Emeritus, Department of Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata and has more than 40 years of teaching experience.
Professor Patranabis has authored several books including Principles of Electronic Instrumentation and Sensors and Transducers (2nd ed.) published by PHI Learning and has authored about 150 research papers published in national and international journals. He has been awarded Lifetime Achievement Award by the International Society for Automation (ISA), USA.