Babu Sena Paul received his B.Tech and M.Tech degree in Radio physics and Electronics from the University of Calcutta, West Bengal, India, in 1999 and 2003 respectively. He was with Philips India Ltd from 1999-2000. From 2000-2002, he was lecturer of Electronics and Communication Engineering Department at SMIT, Sikkim, India. He received his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, Assam, India in 2010. He has attended and published several papers in international and national conferences, symposiums and peer reviewed journals. Presently, he is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology in the University of Johannesburg, South Africa. He is a life member of IETE and was awarded the IETE Research Fellowship.
The vision for the Centre is to become an entity of internationally recognized research and a collaborative academic base for a group of highly rated South African researchers, that also attracts
excellent researchers from outside.