Susmita Ghosh received the B.Sc. degree (with honors) in Physics and the B.Tech. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Calcutta, India, in 1988 and 1991, respectively, the M. Tech. Degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay in 1993, and the Ph.D. degree in Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 2004. In May 1999, she was with the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, with a CIMPA (France) fellowship. She has also visited various universities/academic institutes for collaborative research and delivered lectures in different countries including Australia, Italy and Japan. She was a Lecturer with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Jadavpur University, during 1997-2002. She is currently a Reader at the same department. Her research interests include genetic algorithms, neural networks, image processing, pattern recognition, soft computing and remotely sensed image analysis.