Associate Professor, Central University, Jammu. J&K India.
Dr. Yashwant Singh received his bachelor’s degree from SLIET Longowal, his master’s degree from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, and his Ph.D. from Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. He was with the Jaypee University of Information Technology for 10 years. He is currently an associate professor and the Head of the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology at the Central University of Jammu, where he has been a faculty member since 2017. He is also a visiting professor at Jan Wyzykowski University, Polkowice, Poland. He has collaborated actively with researchers in several other disciplines of computer science, particularly machine learning and electrical engineering. Roughly, he has served on 30 conference and workshop program committees and served as the General Chair for PDGC- 2014, ICRIC-2018, ICRIC-2019, and ICRIC-2020. He currently serves as the Coordinator of the Kalam Centre for Science and Technology (KCST), Central University of Jammu, established by DRDO. He has published more than 70 research articles in international journals, international conferences, and book chapters of repute. He has research projects worth INR 15 Crore (Approx.) in his credit. He has guided three Ph.D. and 24 M.Tech. students. He has visited eight countries for his academic visits, including the U.K., Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and Romania. His research interests lie in the area of the Internet of Things, wireless sensor networks, and ICS/SCADA cybersecurity, ranging from theory to design to implementation.