On-going Research Projects

  1. 2016-2022: Information Security Education and Awareness (ISEA) Project Phase-II(IIP)
  2. 2017-2022: “Next-Generation Secured internet of Things (loT)” Swarnajayanti Fellowship 2016-17, (GTI)”
  3. 2019-2022: “Formal Method For Physical Security Verification Of Cryptographic Designs Against Fault Attacks, (LPI-1)”
  4. 2017-2022: “Secure Resource-Constrained Communication Framework for Tactical Networks Using Physically Unclonable Functions” (NUS)
  5. 2018-2023: “Cyber Security Research in CPS” (CYR)
  6. 2015-2020: “Hardware Security in the context of a connected World; Threats and Mitigations”(CCW)
  7. 2015-2020: “Light Crypto: Ultra – Light Weight Robust Crypto Architecture for Performance and Energy” (WCP)
  8. 2017- till date:”Centre on Hardware Security Hardware-Security Entrepreneurship Research & Development (HERD) Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology”(HSE)
  9. 2017- till date:”Development of Secured Hardware and Automotive Systems IHUB NTIHAC Foundation”(DSY)
  10. 2017- till date:”AI Assisted Autonomous Verification Technologies for SoCs INTEL TECHNOLOGY INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED”( )
  11. 2017- till date:”Qualcomm Faculty Award Qualcomm Technologies, INC.”(QUF)
  12. 2017- till date:”Leakage Resilient Mult-bit Adaptable PUF Architecture Intel Technology India Private Limited”()
  13. 2017- till date:”Side Channel Attack Counter Measures for Security Hardware Extension for Automotive SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CORPORATION (SRC), USA”(HEX)
  14. 2017- till date:”Formal Methods for Physical Security Verification of Cryptographic Designs Against Fault Attacks Synopsys Inc.”()
  15. 2017- till date:”Temper: Trusted Execution using Machine Learning Assisted PUF Enabled Random-number-generators Qualcomm India Pvt. Ltd.”()
  16. 2017- till date:”Mission Impossible? Post-Quantum Secure Computation on Encrypted Data with Distributed Description Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)”(MPQ)
  17. 2017- till date:”Design and Implementation of Efficient and Secure Searchable Encryption MHRD-STARS”(AIS)
  18. 2017- till date:”Implementation of Monitors and Secure Manoeuvres for Semi-Autonomous Connected Vehicle Platoons Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology”()
  19. 2017- till date:”Synopsys CAD Laboratory Project Phase II Synopsys Inc.”()
  20. 2017- till date:”Partnership 2020: Leveraging US-India Cooperation in Higher Education to Harness Opportunities and Innovation [Innovation Domain: Secure Analytics in Cloud Computing] Board of Regents of the Univ. of Nebraska at Omaha”()

On-going Consultancy Projects

  1. 2015-2018:“Design, Implementation and Evaluation of Encryption/Decryption Unit for IFF System” (DIEE)
  2. 2017- till date:” Verification of Hall – OS Security Features Hindustan Aeronautics Limited”(VHSF)

Completed Projects

  1. 2009: Cache Timing Attacks on Clefia: Nippon Telegraphs and Telecommunication (NTT) Labs, Japan
  2. 2008-2009: Fault Based Cryptanalysis on AES, Nippon Telegraphs and Telecommunication (NTT) Labs, Japan
  3. 2009: Evaluation of image compression algorithm (EICA), National Semiconductors
  4. 2010-2012: Design of PSEC-KEM algorithm on prime fields (NTT) Labs, Japan
  5. 2010-2012: Cache Timing Attack on Clefia (NTT) Labs, Japan
  6. 2010-2012: Design of PSEC-KEM (NTT) Labs, Japan
  7. 2010-2012: Side-Channel Attack (SCA) Evalution of PSEC-KEM (NTT) Labs, Japan
  8. 2010-2012: Design of Finite Field Controller on FPGA, DRDO
  9. 2011-2012: Design and Analysis of Lightweight Block Cipher on FPGAs, ISRO
  10. 2010-2013: Design of Side Channel Attack Resistant Programmable Block Ciphers on FPGAs,DIT
  11. 2010-2013: Design and Analysis of Side Channel Attack Resistant Symmetric Key Cryptosystems, Department of Information Technology, India
  12. 2011-2014: Study of Hardware Malware Vulnerabilities and Mitigation Techniques for FPGAs
  13. 2012-2015: Power Attacks on Stream Ciphers and Cache Memory Attacks,DRDO
  14. 2009-2012: Development of Elliptic Curve Cryptosystem on Reconfigurable Platform, Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR), Bangalore.
  15. 2010-2013: Development of Elliptic Curve Hardware Engine on Reconfigurable Platform,CAIR,DRDO
  16. 2014-2017: Indigenous Design Methodologies for Elliptic Curve Cryptography on FPGAs
  17. 2014-2016: Machine Learning based Model Building Attacks on PUFs,DRDO
  18. 2014-2017: High Performance Reversible Watermarking of Digital Images:Theory,Implimentation and Impact on Medical Imaging, SERB
  19. 2009-2012: VLSI Design of Elliptic Curve Cryptosystem Tolerant Against Power Attacks, SRIC IIT Kharagpur
  20. 2009-2012: Design of Indigenous Encryption Algorithms for SDH-16, Indian Telephonic Industry
  21. 2010-2013: Hardware Security: Ensuring TRUST in Integrated Circuits
  22. 2015-2018: Securing Internet- of things using Unconventional Cryptographic Techniques (ITUC)