Mr. Vinayak Tanksale
<b>Department: </b>Computer Science<br><b>Research Area: </b>Cybersecurity<br>
Department: Computer Science
Research Focus: Cybersecurity is an fast-developing research area. Threats and challenges to cyber-physical systems are always evolving. Students will choose a topic from cybersecurity and conduct background research, identify a problem, and propose solution(s).
Potential Student Project(s):
- Cryptocurrency: Basics, Management, Privacy
Secure medical/financial/personal records
Attributes/skills/background sought in undergraduate:
Mentoring Plan: Student will meet with me once a week for updates and future guidance. At the beginning of the semester, I will present multiple open problems in cybersecurity to the student. The student will choose a problem that interests them and then conduct background research. They will explore solutions proposed by others and possibly design and create their own solution(s). The deliverable will be either a journal/conference paper or functioning software.
Contact: 765-285-2962, RB 373