Computer Science, Swansea

Pardeep Kumar, PhD.

Pardeep Lecturer/Assistant Professor,

Department of Computer Science,

Bay Campus, Swansea University,

Swansea, UK


Phone: 01792 - 518613

Short Bio:

Pardeep Kumar received the B.E. degree in computer science from Maharishi Dayanand University, Haryana (India) and the M.Tech degree in computer science from Chaudhary Devilal University, Haryana (India), and the Ph.D. degree in ubiquitous computing from Dongseo University, Busan, South Korea. He is currently working with the Department of Computer Science, Swansea University, Swansea, UK. From 2012 to 2018, he had held postdoc positions at the Department of Computer Science, Oxford University, Oxford UK (08/2016 - 09/2018), and at the Department of Computer Science, The Arctic University of Norway, Tromso, Norway (08/2015- 08/2016), and at Centre for Wireless Communications and the Department of Communications Engineering, University of Oulu, Finland (04/2012 to 08/2015).

Research Interests

  • Network Security
  • Cyber physical systems
  • Edge Computing
  • 5G/6G networks
  • Internet of smart things
  • Distributed networks
  • Blockchain
  • Publications, also at Google Scholar

    Recent News

  • Special Issue--Guest Editor: Data Security and Privacy in the IoT, MDPI Sensors, 2020.
  • Technical Programme Commitee: IEEE ICC 2020 Workshop on Blockchain for IoT and Cyber-Physical Systems, June 2020, Ireland.
  • Program Chair: International Conference on SMARTCYBER- 2020, Springer, Gangwondo, South Korea, 23-24 April 2020.
  • Invited talk: UK/Kuwait Cybersecurity Education & Research Conference, Nov 2019.
  • A 5-day workshop on Road to 5G Security at Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India, August 2019.
  • Organizing Chair: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018--1st International Workshop on Blockchain in IoT Dec 2018, Abu Dhabi.
  • Teaching

  • CSCM88 Network and Wireless Security, Lecturer
  • CSCM18/CSC318, Cryptography & IT-Security, Lecturer
  • CSC302, Computer Science Project Dissertation, Examiner
  • CSCM10, Computer Science Project Research Methods, Examiner
  • Learning Platforms

    Online Cyber Security Games

    Research Projects

  • Hard-To-Hack (HTH), Funded by CHERISH Digital Economy: Escalator Funding, Swansea University, 2019.
  • Security and Privacy in Smart Grid Systems, UK-EPSRC, August 2016 - September 2018
  • The Naked Approach , Funded by TEKES, Finland, March 2015-Aug 2016 (Phase 1)
  • Consumption OptimizatioN in VIdeo NEtworks (CONVINcE) , Eureka-CelticPlus, Sep 2014- Feb 2017
  • Massive Scale Machine-to-Machine Service , Funded by Tekes, 2011-2014
  • PhD and MSc Students

    I am fortunate to work with the following stduents:


    MSc.[Since September 2019]