C S S L Computer Systems Security Laboratory Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Alumni

CSSL alumnus Thesis/Topic First position after CSSL

Chinmay Gameti
M.Tech. (Research) student
January 2020 onwards
ROS Security (On Linkedin)

Nikhil Agrawal
M.Tech. (Research) student (joint with CASL)
January 2020-April 2022
An Evaluation of Basic Protection Mechanisms in Financial Apps on Mobile Devices (thesis submitted) Cradlewise, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

C. Suraj
Project Assistant
September 2020-August 2021
Drones and privacy Indian Armed Forces
Suraj is a DGCA-certified RPAS pilot
(On Linkedin)

Rakesh Rajan Beck
M.Tech. (Research), 2021
January 2019-June 2021
A Framework for Privacy Compliant Delivery Drones
[CCS'20]
Citrix Systems, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

A. Akash
M.Tech., 2021
May 2020-June 2021
Studies on Multi-cloud FaaS Applications AMD India, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Rounak Agarwal
M.Tech. (Research), 2021
January 2018-June 2021
A Trusted-Hardware Backed Secure Payments Platform for Android NVidia India, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Ajay Ashok Nayak
M.Tech. (Research), 2021
January 2019-February 2021
Design, Implementation, and Analysis of a TLB-based Covert Channel on GPUs
[USENIX'21], [AsiaCCS'21]
Ph.D. candidate (with CSL),
CSA Department,
IISc Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Jaya Jyothiswaroop Kotni
Project Assistant
August 2019-December 2020
Jointly with CSL
Serverless computing
[USENIX'21]
Microsoft Research India (intern); then
Rubrik India
(On LinkedIn)

Abhishek Vijeev
Project Assistant
July 2018-September 2020
Drones and privacy
[CCS'20], [HotMobile'19]
Microsoft Research India (intern); then
grad school at University of California, San Diego
(On Linkedin)

Sreepada Abhinivesh
M.Tech., 2020
January 2019-July 2020
Anomaly Detection with Sparse Training Data
Wells Fargo, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Rishabh Ravindra Meshram
M.Tech., 2020
January 2019-July 2020
Analysis of the SAFE Remote Proctoring System
Mindtree, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Nikita Yadav
M.Tech., 2020
January 2019-July 2020
Bug-finding Methods for Permissioned Blockchains
Ph.D. candidate (in CSSL),
CSA Department,
IISc Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Aditya Shukla
M.Tech. (Research), 2020
January 2018-January 2020
Model Extraction and Active Learning
[AAAI'20]
ShareChat, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Sujay Yadalam
Project Assistant
July 2018-July 2019
Jointly with CSL
Defenses against side-channel attacks in SGX
[TACO'20]
Ph.D. candidate,
Department of Computer Sciences,
University of Wisconsin, Madison
(On Linkedin)

Subhendu Malakar
M.Tech. (Research), 2020
June 2017-June 2019
Experiences in using Reinforcement Learning for Directed Fuzzing Cohesity India, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)

Zad Basheer
M.Tech., 2018
June 2017-June 2018.
A Security Analysis of Some Mobile Payment Applications Walmart Labs, Bangalore
(On Linkedin)


Students supervised previously: For a complete list of Vinod Ganapathy's prior students, including those graduated during his stint at Rutgers University, please see this page.