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Georgia Institute of Technology
Security and privacy.
Ph.D. in Computer Science, Georgia Institute of TechnologyAtlanta, GA, United States
B.Tech. in Information Technology, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha UniversityDelhi, India
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Springdales School, Pusa RoadDelhi, India
ACM CCS 2018 Student Travel GrantACM CCS 2018
Funding of USD 1000 to travel to attend and present at ACM CCS 2018 in Toronto, Canada.
Smart India Hackathon 2017Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India
A cash prize of Rs. 1,00,000 by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, along with a chance to implement our winning prototype in production at the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
Recognition of Service AwardAssociation for Computing Machinery (ACM)
In appreciation of contributions to ACM in the capacity of Founding Chairperson for the ACM-MAIT Chapter from October 2015 to October 2016.
Publications [Interactive Version]
Professional and Research Experience
Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi (IIIT-D) - Research AssociateDelhi, India
Prof. Ponnurangam Kumaraguru
Understanding and building tools to mitigate misinformation on WhatsApp. [Natural Language Processing (NLP), Knowledge Graphs, Docker]
University of Mayland, College Park - Research Assistantremotely from Delhi, India
Prof. Michelle Mazurek,
Research focuses on understanding whether users make rational security decisions and improving the quality of security advice via qualitative, quantitative, and data science projects. [Natural Language Processing (NLP), Python, User studies]
Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi (IIIT-D) - Undergraduate ResearcherDelhi, India
Prof. Ponnurangam Kumaraguru
In collaboration with Georgia Tech and Microsoft, we presented the first data-driven characterization of cross-platform campaigns - campaigns that use multiple OSN platforms and use phone numbers for monetization at the ACM Conference on WebScience, 2018. [Data Science, Python, Social Media Analysis]
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), MHRD, GoI - Research and Development InternDelhi, India
Dr. N.H. Siddalingaswamy (Director, AICTE)
In a team of 5 and with a project budget of Rs. 3 lakh, we analyzed AICTE’s employment statistics dataset and developed dynamic analytic dashboards to aid AICTE in granting approvals to higher education institutions. [Data Science, Python, Data Visualization]
EngineChief, Iron Play Technologies Pvt. Ltd. - Software Engineering InternDelhi, India
Using Ruby on Rails with PostgreSQL, designed and implemented a web interface and back end for tracking inventory. [Ruby on Rails]
Founding chairperson for ACM-MAIT Student Chapter from October 2015 to October 2016.
Curator for TEDxMAIT 2018.
Available upon request.