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Assistant Professor of the Practice

Department of EECS, VUSE


  • PhD, 2013, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
  • MS by Research, 2010, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.
  • BTech, 2005, West Bengal University of Technology, India

Brief Bio

Dr. Uttam Ghosh joined Vanderbilt University as an Assistant Professor of the Practice of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in January 2018. Dr. Ghosh obtained his PhD in Electronics and Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India in 2013, and has Post-doctoral experience at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, Fordham University, and Tennessee State University.

His main research interests include Cybersecurity, Computer Networks, Wireless Networks, Information Centric Networking and Software-Defined Networking. He is actively working with VECTOR  Vanderbilt University – TennSMART consortium is designed to accelerate “Intelligent Mobility” in Tennessee.

Dr. Ghosh is selected for Junior Faculty Teaching Fellow for 2018-19 in Vanderbilt University.

He is also serving as Associate Editor and Reviewers of reputed journals and conferences.

He is a Senior member of the IEEE.

Member of AAAS, ASEE, and ACM.


Recent Updates

  • Nominated for Full membership of SigmaXi Honor Society.


  • Elevated to Senior Member IEEE.


  • Invited to serve as a Technical Program Committee Member of IEEE LCN 2019.


  • Invited to serve as a Technical Program Committee Member ACM MSWiM 2019.



  • An Edited book proposal on Internet of Things and Secure Smart Environments with Chapman Hall, CRC Press, USA.


  • An Edited book proposal on Blockchain for Internet of Things has been accepted in CRC Press, USA. For More details visit CFP.


  • Journal Special Issue in ACM Transaction of Internet Technology (TOIT) has been accepted. For More details visit CFP.