Prof. Danda B. Rawat

Howard University, Washington, DC

Research Team

Research Staff

  • Ahmad Suliman, Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Project Manager), 2020 - present

  • Babajide Salau, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2020 - present

  • Candace R Sledge, Project Manager/Coordinator, 2021 - present

  • Gunasekaran Manogaran, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2021 - present

Current Graduate (PhD/MS) Students

  • Ms. Sunitha Safavat, PhD Student since Aug 2018

  • Mr. Eric Muhati, PhD Student Since 2017

  • Ms. Ghaida Alorini, PhD Student since Aug 2018

  • Ms. Amani Alshaikh, PhD Student since Aug 2017

  • Ms. Jessica Whitaker, PhD Student since Aug 2020

  • Mr. James McCoy, PhD Student since Aug 2018

  • Ms. Reham Alsabet, PhD Student since Aug 2018

  • Ms. Amani Alzahrani, PhD Student since Aug 2018

  • Mr. Vijay Chaudhary, PhD Student since Aug 2017

  • Mr. Ashish Adhikari, PhD Student since Aug 2018

  • Mr. Salomon Satche, PhD Student: Since Aug 2018

  • Ms. Ghada Abdelmoumin, PhD Student since 2018

  • Mr. Abdullah Almutairi, PhD Student since 2018

  • Mr. Hassan Karim, PhD Student Since 2019

  • Mr. Neji Mensi, PhD Student Since 2019

  • Dr. Atul Rawal, PhD, Since 2021

  • Mr. Felix Olowononi, PhD Student since Aug 2018

  • Mr. Utsab Khakurel, PhD Student Since 2021

  • Mr. Adrien Njanko, PhD Student Since 2019

  • Mr. DeMarcus Edwards, PhD Student Since 2020

  • Ms. T. Baabdullah, PhD Student Since Fall 2019

  • A. Alfardus, PhD Student Since 2018

  • Ahmed Alghamdi, PhD Student Since 2018

  • Mohammed Al-Alshaqi, PhD Student Since 2019

  • Mr. Bimal Ghimire, PhD Student Since Spring 2020

  • Ms. Aashma Uprety, PhD Student Since Spring 2020

  • Mr. Abdulaziz Alali, PhD Student Since Spring 2018

  • Mr. Nasser Alsabilah, PhD Student Since Spring 2018

To be updated/added more students....

Alumni (PhD Level)

Abdulhamid Adebayo, PhD, Graduated in May 2020, Employer: IBM Research at Yorktown Heights, NY, USA


Ronald Doku, PhD, Graduated in May 2020, Employer: Oracle Corp., CA, USA


Naveen Naik Sapavath, PhD, Graduated December 2020, Employer: University of California (UC) Davis, CA, USA.


Guy Lingani, PhD, Graduated in May 2020, Employer: CEA IT Head @ HU, DC, USA


Bassma Saleh, PhD, Graduated in May 2020, Employer: King Abdulaziz University, SA


Geremew Begna, PhD, Graduated in May 2019, Employer: Northrop Grumman Corporation, USA


E. Olumide Malomo, PhD, Graduated in Aug. 2018, Employer: Google Tech Exchange Program, USA


Dema Saad Alorini, PhD, Graduated in Dec. 2018, Employer: Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University, SA


Alumni (MS Level)

Mr. Joshua Hector, MS, Graduated in May 2021, Joined Cisco (Systems), Inc, CA


Ms. Yvonne M David, Graduated in May 2021, Joined a Company, MD


Mr. DeMarcus Edwards, MS, Graduated in May 2020, Joined Howard University for PhD


Mr. Utsab Khakurel, MS, Graduated in December 2019, Employer: now PhD student at Howard University


Mr. Abdullah Alshammari, MS, Graduated in May 2018, Joined Howard University for PhD


Mr. Reham Alsabet, MS, Graduated in May 2018, Joined Howard University for PhD


Mr. Yousef Aalsaud, MS, Graduated in December 2020, Joined Howard University for PhD


Ms. Hanan Alshammari. MS Student graduated in 2020, Employer: unknown


Ms. Taylor White, ME, Graduated in May 2018Employer: Intel Corp.


R. Grodi, Graduated with MS in May 5, 2016, Employer: Aurora Flight Sciences


N. Sharma, Graduated with MS in May 5, 2016 Employer: Palo-Alto Firewall for Network Security


T. Amin, Graduated with MS in May 5, 2016 Employer: UT-Dallas PhD Student


Swetha Reddy, Graduated with MS in May 5, 2016Employer: Avion Networks


N. Sterling Holcomb, Graduated with MS in 2018(GSU Alumni)

B. Chatfield, Graduated with MS in 2018at United States Air Force


I. Cushman, Graduated with MS in 2018at VanKirk Electric


to be updated..


Undergraduate Students

To be added