Abhinav Palia


Abhinav Palia is a second year Computer Science Masters student at University of Southern California (USC) and holds a Research Assistant position at the Information Science Institute (ISI). He received his Bachelors degree in Information Technology in 2012 from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, India. He was in information security industry from 2012- 2015. Abhinav has worked on various research projects such as-

  • Designing a Collaborative Intrusion Detection System for Mobile Ad hoc Networks
  • Challenges encountered in controlling congestion in Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Ethical Issues with nanotechnology based paper printed RFIDs and injectable antennas
Currently he is working with Dr. Jelena Mirkovic and Dr. Genevieve Bartlett on FRADE (Flash cRowd Attack DEtection). Alongside, he is working on two academic projects namely- asymmetric cost of password verification by manipulating hash iteration and studying trust evaluation in Mobile Crowd Sensing systems.

Email: palia AT isi DOT edu