BIOGRAPHY::

Dr. Manas Khatua is working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati.

Prior to this, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur. He also worked as Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Singapore University of Technology and Design, and Assistant System Engineer in Tata Consultancy Services.

He received his Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. His primary research interests are in the domain of Internet of Things, Wireless Networks, Sensor Networks, Network Security and Smart Grid. He is the author of many scholarly research papers, including reputed journal papers, in the above mentioned areas.


:: COURSE on IoT ::

Developed an elective course on IoT at IIT Guwahati. CS578: Internet of Things

Samsung R&D Institute India-Delhi (SRI-D) has established Samsung Innovation Lab on IoT in the Dept. of CSE, IIT Guwahati. They also collaborate in teaching the IoT course.

News

  • March
  • February

    Organized an International Conference at IIT Guwahati. Third ISEA Conference on Security and Privacy 2020 (ISEA-ISAP 2020)

  • January

    Guest lecture on "Internet of Things - A Paradigm Shift towards Smart & Connected Things" followed by hands on demo using ESP8266 and LoRaWAN at Tripura Institute of Technology, Agartala.

  • October

    SERB SRG has been approved for funding on Industrial IoT.

  • September

    One paper accepted in ICDCN 2020


    Organizing Third ISEA Conference on Security and Privacy 2020 (ISEA-ISAP 2020)

  • August

    Organized the 2nd 5-day workshop on "Internet of Things(IoT) and Cyber Security" sponsored by AICTE in IIT Guwahati during 19-23 August 2019.

  • December

    Started working as Assistant Professor in IIT Jodhpur

  • November

    CRAB accepted in IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing

  • August

    ANT published in Journal of Network and Computer Applications

  • July

    MIRACLE published in IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics

  • February

    D2D published in IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing


Research Interests

  • Internet of Things
  • Wireless Networks
  • Sensor Networks
  • Network Security
  • Software Defined Networking
  • Smart Grid

Research Publications

  • Journal:
    • International: 16
  • Conference:
    • International: 8
  • Book Chapter: 1
  • Colloquium: 1

Work Experience

  • Present: Assistant Professor, Dept. of CSE, IIT Guwahati
  • 2016-2018: Assistant Professor, Dept. of CSE, IIT Jodhpur
  • 2015-2016: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, SUTD, Singapore
  • 2010-2013: Senior Research Fellow, SRIC, IIT Kharagpur
  • 2008-2010: Assistant System Engineer, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.
  • 2008-2008: Sr. Lecturer, Dept. of IT, Dr. B.C.Roy Engineering College
  • 2005-2008: Lecturer, Dept. of CSE, Bankura Unnayani Institute of Engg.
  • 2003-2004: Faculty at Bakhrabad Bharati Vidyapith, West Bengal

Education

  • 2015: Ph.D. (Wireless Networks) from IIT Kharagpur
  • 2006: M.Tech. (IT) from BESU (presently known as IIEST), Shibpur
  • 2003: B.Tech. (CSE) from University of Kalyani, West Bengal

Guest Lecture

  • Guest lecture on "Internet of Things - A Paradigm Shift towards Smart & Connected Things" followed by hands on demo using ESP8266 and LoRaWAN in the FDP on "IoT and Sensor Networks" on 14 January 2020 at Tripura Institute of Technology, Agartala.
  • Guest lecture on "Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)" followed by hands on demo using ESP8266 and LoRaWAN in the 5-Day Workshop on "Internet of Things(IoT) and Cyber Security" on 19-23 August 2019 at IIT Guwahati, Assam, sponsored by AICTE.
  • Guest lecture on "Internet of Things (IoT) – A Paradigm Shift towards Smart and Connected Things" followed by hands on demo using ESP8266 and LoRaWAN in the 5-Day Hands-on Workshop on "Advanced Pedagogies: Active Learning and Digital Tools", on 24-28 June 2018 and 1-5 July 2019, at IIT Guwahati, Assam.
  • Guest lecture on "Recent Research Trends in Wireless Sensor Networks" in St. Thomas' College of Engg. and Tech., Kolkata, on June 2013.
  • Guest lecture on "Recent Research Trends in Wireless Networks" in University of Engineering and Management, Jaipur, on October 2017.

Awards

  • NIXI Ph.D. Fellowship for the year 2014-2015
  • Sumana Smriti Puraskar for acquiring highest marks in Higher Secondary Examination 1998 in Narayangarh R.R.C.L.U.S. Niketan
  • Nominated for Merit Scholarship from WBBSE, West Bengal, for acquiring more than 75% marks in Secondary Examination 1996
  • Sumana Smriti Puraskar for acquiring highest marks in Secondary Examination 1996 in Narayangarh R.R.C.L.U.S. Niketan

Professional Membership

  • IEEE Member since January 2013 (ID:92558724)
  • ACM Member since October 2019 (ID:8993630)

Guest Editor

  • Associate guest editor for the special issue "Security and Privacy in India" in Security and Privacy (Wiley) Journal.

TPC Member

Reviewer

  • Project proposal under DST, Govt. of India
  • Defence Science Journal (DRDO India)
  • IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
  • IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing
  • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
  • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
  • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing
  • IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing
  • IEEE Systems Journal
  • IEEE Sensors Journal
  • ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Ad Hoc Networks (Elsevier)
  • Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Elsevier)
  • International Journal of Communication Systems (Wiley)
  • Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Springer)
  • Multimedia Systems (Springer)
  • Photonic Network Communications (Springer)
  • International Journal of Comm. Net. and Dist. Systems (Inderscience)
  • IHCI 2012, TechSym 2014,2016, INDOCRYPT 2014, VTC 2016, 2017