Bidyadhar Subudhi received the Bachelor and Master of Technology degrees in Electrical Engineering respectively from the National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and PhD degree in Control System Engineering from the University of Sheffield. Currently he is a Professor, School of Electrical Sciences and Dean (R&D) in Indian Institute of Technology Goa. He is a Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering, Asia-Pacific Artificial Intelligence Association, IET (UK), and Distinguished Speaker for ACM. He serves as a Technical Committee Member of the IEEE Technical Committees on Intelligent Control, IEEE Consumer Power and Energy, IFAC Computational Intelligence in Control, Steering Committee Member of the Asian Control Association. He serves as an Editor with IEEE Transaction on Sustainable Energy, and IET Electronics Letter. His research interests include System & Control, Control of Power System, Embedded System and AI & Machine Learning. He supervised 40 PhD students, published 164 peer reviewed journal papers, 110 papers in conference proceedings, 14 book chapters and 8 books.