Dr. Pranav Mothabhau Pawar

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

Network Security, Internet of Things (IoT), Applications of Artificial Intelligence, IoT/Cyber Security, Computer Networks, AI/ML for Cyber Security
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus Dubai International Academic City  P. O. Box No. - 345055, Dubai, UAE Room no: 204

Awards and Recognition

  • 2023: Research proposal entitled “Edge-FL-based Intelligent IDS to Safeguard Sustainable HetIoT Applications against DDoS Cyberthreat” has bagged winning position at 4th Women in Research Forum, University of Sharjah, UAE.
  • 2023: Team BITS PEEPS bagged the top 1% position among 7000+ participants in the LabLabAI’s OpenAI Stack Hack Hackathon for developing CodePro tool.
  • 2019: Outstanding Post-Doctoral Fellow from Chinese and Indian from Planning and Budgeting Committee (PBC) of the Council for Higher Education, Israel.
  • 2018: Best Paper Award in 2nd IEEE Global Conference on Wireless Computing and Networking (GCWCN-2018), Paper titled "Secure Scheduling for Cluster-based TDMA Schedule MAC in Wireless Sensor Network"
  • 2016: Nomination for Best Thesis Award from Aalborg University, Denmark. Thesis titled "Green and Secure Medium Access Control for Wireless Sensor Network"
  • 2012: Received Travel grants for attending WPMC 2012 and best paper nomination award at Taipei, Taiwan from WPMC 2012 Steering Committee.
  • 2011: Recognition for contribution to Campus Connect Program from Infosys Technologies Ltd., Pune, India.20
  • 2006: GATE 2006 All India Rank: 2729
  • 2005: GATE 2005 All India Rank: 3374