* Research Sites *
Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta
333 Dunn Hall
Memphis, TN 38152-3240
phone: (901) 678-4147
fax: (901) 678-1506


Elevated to IEEE Fellow(Batch of 2015)
Distinguished ACM Speaker
Recipient of 2012 Willard R. Sparks Eminent Faculty Award.

Advisory Board Member of MIT in Cyber Security

Editorial Board of journals


* Principal Investigator *
Dr. Dasgupta will Organize IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Cyber Security (CICS 2017) at Hawaii, USA from November 27-December 1, 2017. Program Committee Member of the 1st IEEE International Workshop on Cyber Resiliency Economics (CRE 2016) , Vienna, Austria, August 1-3, 2016. Prof. Dasgupta will give an invited talk at the Computer Science Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, April 7, 2016     Prof. Dasgupta will present a research paper at 11th Annual Cyber and Information Security Research (CISR) Conference will be held at the conference center at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, April 4 - 6, 2016.     Prof. Dasgupta will give invited talk at Regional Symposium "Graduate Education and Research in Information Security",'GERIS'16, on March 8, 2016, at Binghamton University,Binghamton, New York.     Announcement for the available position in Research Assitant Professor (in Cyber Security)     Prof. Dasgupta was interviewed by a local TV Channel (FOX 13) and telecast on Feb. 19, 2016. Click here for Video.     Organized "Cybersecurity Certificate Course" foundational program at FedEx Institute of Technology,UofM, February 1-5, 2016.     Prof. Dasgupta gave an invited talk on 5th International Conference on Fuzzy and Neural Computing, FANCCO-2015, December 16-19, 2015.     Cluster to Advance Cyber Security & Testing (CAST) hosted Cybersecurity Lightning Talks at the FedEx Institute of Technology, afternoon of December 3, 2015     CfIA Receives Cyber Security Training Grant from FEMA     UofM's CfIA Will Develop Course for Mobile Device Security and Privacy Issues     Prof. Dasgupta gave an invited talk on Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and CASE Center, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13224-5040 November 18, 2015     Organize a Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Cyber Security (CICS) at IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI,), December 7-10, 2015 at Cap Town, South Africa     Gave keynote speech at St. Louis at Cyber Security workshop (STL-CyberCon), University of Missouri-St. Louis, November 20, 2015     Prof. Dasgupta attended the NIST-NICE conference at San Diego from November 1-4, 2015     Prof. Dasgupta gave an invited talk at 9th International Research Workshop on Advances and Innovations in Systems Testing at FedEx Institute of Technology, the University of Memphis, October 20, 2015     Our Cyber Security Team got a second position on Cyber Defense Competition @CANSec 2015, held on 24th October at University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Dipankar Dasgupta obtained his bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering in 1981 and his masters degree in Computer Engineering in 1986 in India. He received his Ph. D. in Computer Science from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, in 1993. Before obtaining his Ph. D., he was teaching Computer Science in India as an assistant professor.

He was a post doctorate researcher at the University of New Mexico from January of 1994 until August of 1995 and worked on an immune system based model for Novelty Detection in sensory data. He was a visiting faculty at the University of Missouri - St. Louis until December of 1996.

He is the founding Director of the Center of Information Assurance at the University of Memphis, a nationally designated center of Academic Excellence. In 2007, he received Dunavant Professorship for 3 years, and was recently nominated for a distinguished research award (the Willard R. Sparks Eminent Faculty Award for 2008-09) of the university. Other awards include 3 Best Paper Awards at International Conferences; Sigma Xi Research Paper Award, Distinguished Research Award (CASDRA) twice, Early Career Research Award (ECRA) from the University of Memphis. He regularly serves as panelist, keynote speaker and offer tutorials in leading conferences, and has given more than 50 invited talks in different universities and industries. His research activities and achievements appeared in Computer World Magazine, NASA site, and in local newspapers. A search for "Dipankar Dasgupta" on Google Scholar shows a total count: 13,000+ citations.