Online Workshop on High Performance Computing and AI for Computational Biology

October 29-30, 2021

Organized by the  IIT Kharagpur  and  Tezpur University

Under the aegis of National Supercomputing Mission


About the Workshop:

The workshop will cover various aspects of application of high performance computing (HPC) and artificial intelligence (AI) techniques to computational biology.

Workshop Links:

YouTube Playlist of Lectures

Online Registration Form


Contact email:

Important Dates:

Last date for registration: October 22, 2021, 5:00PM

(Registration may close earlier, if capacity is reached. Early registration is recommended.)

Notification and sharing of link: October 25, 2021

Who should attend:

Scientists, Industry Professionals, Faculty Members, Postdoctoral Fellows, Doctoral, UG/PG Students


Ashish Kuvelkar, C-DAC

Aditya Kumar, Tezpur University

Anupam Nath Jha, Tezpur University

Malay Bhattacharyya, ISI Kolkata

Pabitra Mitra, IIT Kharagpur

Pralay Mitra, IIT Kharagpur

Riddiman Dhar, IIT Kharagpur


YouTube Playlist of Lectures

October 29 (Friday)
10:00-10:30HOD, CS, TU, Dean Outreach, IIT KharagpurInauguration
10:30-11:15Ashish Kuvelkar, C-DACIntroduction to HPC
11:30-12:30Pralay Mitra, IIT KharagpurIntroduction to MPI
12:30-14:30Lunch Break
14:30-15:30Pralay Mitra, IIT KharagpurParallel Whole-Cell Simulation
15:30-16:30Malay Bhattacharyya, ISI KolkataMicrobiome Analysis at Scale
October 30 (Saturday)
10:00-11:30Pabitra Mitra, IIT KharagpurIntroduction to Machine Learning 
11:30-12:30Anupam Nath Jha, Tezpur UniversityMolecular Dynamics using GPU
12:30-14:30Lunch Break
14:30-15:30Aditya Kumar, Tezpur UniversityAdvances in Genomics with HPC
15:30-16:30Riddhiman Dhar, IIT KharagpurDeep Learning for Conformational Epitope Prediction and Cancer Classification
16:30-17:00Valedictory Session

Organizing Committee:

Aditya Kumar, Tezpur University

Anupam Nath Jha, Tezpur University

Pralay Mitra, IIT Kharagpur

Ashish Kuvelkar, CDAC

Somnath Roy, IIT Kharagpur