Anirban is a Senior Researcher at KDDI R&D Laboratories in Japan. For his post-doctoral research at Kikuchi lab at Tokai University, he worked on a project funded by the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, in collaboration with Waseda University, Hitachi, NEC and KDDI. He is also a Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Sussex.
He has several years of experience with academic research at the University of Sussex where he was involved with two EPSRC funded and one EU IST funded research projects alongside his doctoral research. He has also offered consultancy to a number of small and medium sized industries in the UK and the University of Sussex Library. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science and a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Sussex.