Research News - Awards, Fellowships & Grants

2013
  • A Dual-Band Bagley Power Divider using Modified π-Network by Ayatullah Maktoomi (PhD), M Hashmi
    Won best paper award at 3rd IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Signal Processing and Communication Technologies (IMPACT 2013)
  • Automated Clarity and Quality Assessment for Latent Fingerprints by A. Sankaran (PhD), M. Vatsa and R. Singh
    Won best poster award at IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems, 2013
  • On RGB-D Face Recognition using Kinect G. Goswami (PhD), S. Bhardwaj (PhD), M. Vatsa and R. Singh
    Won best poster award at IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems, 2013
  • Srishti Gupta (MTech), and Niharika Sachdeva (PhD) awarded at IITK Security and Privacy Symposium
    For first and third best poster awards.
  • Paridhi Jain and Niharika Sachdeva (PhD students) awarded at IITK Security and Privacy Symposium
    For best student participation.
  • Pandarasamy received IBM PhD fellowship
    Pandarasamy Arjunan (PhD) of the Mobile and Ubiquitous group has been awarded the prestigious IBM PhD Fellowship for 2012-2013 academic year
2012
  • Samarth Bharadwaj won 3rd prize at the 2nd IDRBT Doctoral Colloquium, 2012
    For work titled "On Periocular Biometrics". Official News
  • Gaurav Gupta and Vikram Goyal awarded Research Grant
    DIT awards the 3 year grant for working on detection of digitized document frauds
  • PhishAri: Automatic Realtime Phishing Detection on Twitter by Anupama Aggarwal, Ashwin Rajadesingan and Ponnurangam Kumaraguru
    Received Best Paper Award at seventh IEEE APWG eCrime Researchers Summit (eCRS).
  • On Iris Camera Interoperability by S. S. Arora, M. Vatsa, R. Singh, and A. K. Jain
    Received best poster presentation award at BTAS2012
  • Kuldeep Yadav gets Google best presentation award at PhD Forum
    Held in conjunction with 2012 ACM MobiSys.
  • Somitra Sanadhya awarded grant from Naval Research Board
    For design and analysis of some cryptographic primitives
  • Vinayak Naik, Raja Sengupta, and Amarjeet Singh awarded National Geographic grant
    Along with Deborah Estrin and Antonia Arnaert for investigating use of cell phone for detecting and controlling infectious diseases
2011
  • AuthenticateMe : Enabling Authentication using Aadhaar by Kuldeep Yadav and Amar Prakash Yadav
    Proposal accepted for NVIDIA academic grant for Tegra Prototype project
  • Phi.sh/$oCiaL: The Phishing Landscape through Short URLs by Sidharth Chhabra, Anupama Aggarwal, Fabricio Benevenuto and Ponnurangam Kumaraguru
    Awarded best paper award at CEAS 2011
  • On Co-training Online Biometric Classifiers by H.S. Bhatt, S. Bharadwaj, R. Singh, M. Vatsa, A. Noore, and A. Ross
    Won the best poster award at IEEE/IAPR International Joint Conference on Biometrics, 2011 (Washington DC, USA).
  • Amarjeet Singh received IBM Faculty Award
  • Vikram Goyal awarded DST research grant
    Under SERC Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists in Engineering Science
  • Shishir Nagaraja (jointly with Prof. N. Balakrishnan, IISc) awarded research grant from DST
    For detecting malicious traffic in ISPs
  • Richa Singh awarded DST research grant
    Under SERC Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists in Engineering Science
  • Somitra Sanadhya awarded research grant from CAIR, DRDO
    For studying randomness of short sequence generators
  • Pushpendra Singh awarded DST research grant
    Under SERC Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists in Engineering Science
  • Academic partership with NVIDIA
    Samarth Bharadwaj (2nd year PhD scholar), Mayank Vatsa and Richa Singh of the Image Analysis and Biometrics lab, have received NVIDIA's academic partnership support. They will work on harnessing massive parallelism of GPUs for Biometric applications in very large scale identity projects
  • Shishir Nagaraja received Google Faculty Research Award
  • Shishir Nagaraja received IBM Faculty Award
  • Himanshu received IBM PhD fellowship
    Himanshu Sharad Bhatt (2nd year PhD scholar) of the Image Analysis and Biometrics lab, has been awarded the prestigious IBM PhD Fellowship for 2011-2012 academic year
  • Ashish Sureka awarded DST research grant
    Under SERC Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists in Engineering Science
  • Funding for exploratory research in mobile health applications
    Awarded to Vinayak Naik by Nokia Research Center for Mobile Health
2010
  • Crowd Researching: Engaging Practitioners in Software Reliability Research by Pankaj Jalote
    Keynote given in 29th IEEE International Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS), 2010