Dr Prosanta Gope

Department of Computer Science

Lecturer in Cybersecurity

PGR Admissions Tutor

Member of the Security of Advanced Systems research group

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p.gope@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 1897

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Dr Prosanta Gope
Department of Computer Science
Regent Court (DCS)
211 Portobello
Sheffield
S1 4DP
Profile

Dr Prosanta Gope is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science (Cyber Security) at the University of Sheffield, UK. Dr Gope served as a Research Fellow in the Department of Computer Science at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Primarily driven by tackling challenging real-world security problems, he has expertise in lightweight authentication, authenticated encryption, access control, security of mobile communications, healthcare, Internet of Things, Cloud, RFIDs, WSNs, Smart-Grid and IoT Hardware. He has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed articles in several reputable international journals and conferences and has four filed patents. Several of his papers have been published in high-impact journals such as IEEE TIFS, IEEE TDSC, IEEE TIE, IEEE TSG, etc. Dr Gope has served as TPC/Co-Chair member in several reputable international conferences such as IEEE TrustCom, IEEE GLOBECOM(Security-Track), ARES, ESORICS, etc. He currently serves as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Internet of Things Journal, IEEE Systems Journal, IEEE Sensors Journal, and the Journal of Information Security and Applications (Elsevier).

Research interests
  • Lightweight and Anonymous Authentication Protocol Design

  • Security and Privacy in Internet of Things

  • Security and Privacy in Mobile Communication

  • WSN and RFID Security

  • Security and Privacy in Smart-Grid

  • Hardware Security of the IoT Devices

  • 5G and Next Generation Communication Security

  • Decentralised Communication Security (D2D Communication Security, Machine-type Communication Security)

  • Security and Privacy in Tactile-Internet-based Applications

  • Machine-learning or Modelling Attacks on Physically Unclonable Functions

Publications

Journal articles

Chapters

Conference proceedings papers

Grants

Current Grants

  • Security of Digital Twins in Manufacturing, EPSRC, 03/2022-09/2024,  £619,963, as Co-Investigator.

  • A provably secure modelling attack resilient PUF for hardware security of IoT devices, Royal Society, 03/2022 - 03/2023, £17,791, as PI

  • ATDPS: Adaptive Trojan Detection and Prevention Systems for Networks-on-Chips (NoCs), Innovate UK, 04/2022 - 07/2022, £22,316, as PI

Professional activities

Editorial Board Member of the Following Journals:

  • Associate Editor of the IEEE Internet of Things Journal
  • Associate Editor of the IEEE Systems Journal 
  • Associate Editor of the IEEE Sensors Journal
  • Associate Editor of the Security and Communication Networks
  • Associate Editor of the Journal of Information Security and Applications (Elsevier)