Somitra Sanadhya

सौमित्र सनाढ्य

  • Assoc. Prof., Dept. of CSE, IIT Ropar, Rupnagar, Punjab, INDIA 140001
  • I am presently serving as the Head of the department. Please use hodcse @ iitrpr.ac.in , not my personal id, for emails intended for the Head.
  • Office: Room no. 105, CSE. email: first-name @iitrpr.ac.in

"Lead us to the good path and remove the sin that makes us stray and wander" - Yajurveda 40:16 (8)

  • Currently, I do not have any positions for short-term interns or RA. I will not repond to emails related to the same. However, I will be happy to consider students with very strong background in Mathematics (KVPY awardees, INMO awardees etc).
  • If you are interested in pursuing your BTech/MTech/PhD thesis with me then please see this note.

Research Interests

  • Cryptology and Security.

Organization and Service

    • Organizing chair of 14th Annual IFIP International Conference on Digital Foresincs, New Delhi, Jan 3-5, 2018.
    • PC co-chair Indocrypt 2016 (with Orr Dunkelman)
    • PC Member of: SAC 2019, ACNS 2017, ICMC 2018, 2017, 2016, VLSI Design 2017, 2016, Indocrypt 2017, 2015, IEEE WCI 2015, SPACE 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013.
    • Subreviewer for: Eurocrypt 2015, FSE 2015, ACNS 2015, 2014; ACISP 2013.
    • Served as a reviewer for submissions to these journals:
      • Journal of Cryptology (JoC); Design, Codes and Cryptography (DCC); Cryptography and Communications (CCDS); IEEE Trans. on Comm.; IET Info. Sec.; IET Networks; Integration-the VLSI journal; IEICE Trans.; Jour. of Medical systems; Int. Jour. of Computer Maths.; Discrete Maths, algorithms and applications; Computer standards and interfaces; China communications; Arabian Jour. of Sci. and Engg.; Iranian Jour. of Comp and Elec. Engg; Jour. of Info. Sci and Engg;
    • Organizing Chair of 12th Annual IFIP International Conference on Digital Forensics, New Delhi, Jan 4-6, 2016.
    • Co-chair Asian Workshop on Symmetric Key Cryptography (ASK) 2014, SETS Chennai, December 19-22 2014.
    • Workshop on "Cryptanalysis of Symmetric Cryptographic Systems", IIIT Delhi, Feb 28- March 7, 2013.
    • Program Committee co-Chair, International Conference on Security, Privacy and Applied Cryptography Engineering (SPACE 2012), SETS Chennai, November 2012.
    • Workshop on "Multivariate Equation Solving Techniques", IIIT Delhi, March 12-16, 2012.
    • Program Committee co-Chair, the 11th National workshop on Cryptology (NCW 2011) held at NIIT University, Neemrana, September 2011