About Me

I am a PhD candidate at the Secured Embedded Architecture Laboratory, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurI am very fortunate to have Dr. Debdeep Mukhopadhyay as my supervisor

My research interests span all aspects of cryptography and hardware security.

Prior to joining the PhD program, I earned a Bachelor of Technology in CSE from IIT Kharagpur. 

I will spend the summer of 2019 interning at Visa Research, Palo Alto, CA, where I will be working with the Advanced Cryptography team.

I spent the summer of 2018 interning at Fujitsu Labs of America, Sunnyvale, CA, where I worked with Dr. Hart Montgomery and Dr. Arnab Roy.

I am grateful to IBM Research IndiaIntel Labs OregonQualcomm India and the Department of Higher Education, MHRD, Govt. of India for their generous fellowship supports during my PhD.

    Contact Details:
    • Office Address: Department of CSE, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur-721302, West Bengal, India
    • Email: sikharpatranabis [at] gmail [dot] com
    • Skype: sikhar [dot] patranabis