About the Author
Rajib Mall received his BE, ME, and Ph.D. from the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore. He has worked in a number of industries dealing with real-time system applications. He joined the faculty of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur in 1994, where he is now Professor. His research interests are software engineering, real-time systems, and sensor networks, in which fields he has published more than one hundred refereed papers.