Danda B. Rawat, PhD
Associate Professor 
Cybersecurity and Wireless  Networking Innovations (CWiNs) Lab 
Department of Electrical Engineering  and Computer Science
Howard University, Washington, DC   
E-mail: Danda.Rawat
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Fall 2016 Office Hours: Tuesday 2:00PM - 3:00PM or by appointment.

I am looking for highly self-motivated PhD students to join our research group. Please see opportunity here...

My Brief Bio: 

Danda B. Rawat is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science at Howard University, Washington, DC, USA. Prior to Howard University, he was with the College of Engineering & Information Technology of Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA as a faculty member until 2016. Dr. Rawat's research focuses on wireless communication networks, cyber security, cyber physical systems, Internet of Things, big data analytics, wireless virtualization, software-defined networks, smart grid systems, wireless sensor networks, and vehicular/wireless ad-hoc networks. His research is supported by US National Science Foundation,  University Sponsored Programs and Center for Sustainability grants. Dr. Rawat is the recipient of NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award. Dr. Rawat has published over 120 scientific/technical articles and 8 books. He has been serving as an Editor/Guest Editor for over 10 international journals. He serves as a Web-Chair for IEEE INFOCOM 2016/2017, served as a Student Travel Grant Co-chair of IEEE INFOCOM 2015, Track Chair for Wireless Networking and Mobility of IEEE CCNC 2016, Track Chair for Communications Network and Protocols of IEEE AINA 2015, and so on. He served as a program chair, general chair, and session chair for numerous international conferences and workshops, and served as a technical program committee (TPC) member for several international conferences including IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE CCNC, IEEE GreenCom, IEEE AINA, IEEE ICC, IEEE WCNC and IEEE VTC conferences. He is the recipient of Outstanding Research Faculty Award (Award for Excellence in Scholarly Activity) 2015, Allen E. Paulson College of Engineering and Technology, GSU among others. He is the Founder and Director of the Cyber-security and Wireless Networking Innovations (CWiNs) Research Lab. He received the Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia. Dr. Rawat is a Senior Member of IEEE and member of ACM and ASEE. He served as a Vice Chair of the Executive Committee of the IEEE Savannah Section and Webmaster for the section from 2013 to 2017.

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