School of Computing

Staff Profiles

Dr Gagangeet Aujla

Research Associate

Background

Gagangeet Singh Aujla is a Research Associate in the School of Computing, Newcastle University, working on the design and development of the PACE: Privacy-aware Cloud Ecosystems funded by EPSRC. Dr Aujla's research interests include smart grid, cloud computing, edge computing, vehicular networks, software-defined networks, security and cryptography. Before this, he was working as a Research Associate in Indo-Austria Research project sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India and Ministry of Science, Austria. He has more than 10 years of teaching and research experience.   

Dr Aujla received the B.Tech and M.Tech. degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar, Punjab, India, in 2003 and 2013, respectively. He received his PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, Punjab, India in 2018.  For his contributions in the field of scalable computing, he was awarded the 2018 IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing Award of Excellence for Outstanding PhD Dissertation.

 

Research

Dr. Aujla is a Senior Member of IEEE and Member of the ACM. He is on the Editorial Board of the Sensors journal. His research interests include smart grid, cloud computing, edge computing, vehicular networks, software-defined networks, security and cryptography.  For details of his research profile, visit below links:

 

https://dblp.org/pers/a/Aujla:Gagangeet_Singh.html 

 

https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=BnWM5j4AAAAJ&hl=en

 

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Gagangeet_Aujla


Some of his research findings are published in top-cited journals, such as

  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON DEPENDABLE AND SECURE COMPUTING
  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INDUSTRIAL INFORMATICS
  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON KNOWLEDGE AND DATA ENGINEERING
  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CLOUD COMPUTING
  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON VEHICULAR TECHNOLOGY
  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SERVICES COMPUTING
  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS
  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SUSTAINABLE COMPUTING
  • IEEE INTERNET OF THINGS JOURNAL
  • IEEE SYSTEM JOURNAL
  • IEEECOMMUNICATION MAGAZINE
  • IEEE NETWORK MAGAZINE
  • IEEE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS MAGAZINE
  • Future Generation Computer Systems (Elsevier)
  • Information Sciences (Elsevier)
  • Computer Networks (Elsevier)
  • Computer and Security (Elsevier)
  • Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Elsevier)
  • Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (Elsevier)
  • Neural Computing and Applications (Springer)

Some of his research findings are published in top-tier conferences, such as

  • ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing
  • IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom)
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)
  • IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob)
  • IEEE Infocom Workshops
  • IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC)


He was the Guest Editor for Special Issues in following journals:

  • IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INDUSTRIAL INFORMATICS
  • IEEE NETWORK
  • Computer Communications (Elsevier)
  • Software: Practice and Experience (Wiley)
  • Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies (Wiley)


He was/is the Program/Workshop Chair for various conferences listed below.

  • Workshop Chair, IEEE Infocom (2020)
  • Workshop Chair, IEEE Globecom (2018)
  • Workshop Chair, IEEE ICC (2019, 2020)
  • Workshop Chair, IEEE PiCom (2019, 2020)
  • Workshop Chair, IEEE WoWMoM (2020)
  • Program Chair, IEEE GreenCom (2020)


Publications