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Updated UF Guidebook!NewVersion: 0.6 releasedDecember 07, 2017Click here
Citation earned !NewMy paper "Bitcoin mining acceleration and performance quantification" was cited in an technical paper titled " Future Applications of Blockchain in Business and Management: a Delphi study" August 4, 2017Click here
Citation earned !NewMy paper "Usage of Botnets for high speed MD5 hash Cracking" was cited in an technical paper titled "End-to-End IoT Security Middleware for Cloud-Fog Communication" July 13, 2017Click here
Citation earned !My paper "Bitcoin mining acceleration and performance quantification" was cited in an technical paper titled "Breaking Down The Blockchain Hype – Towards A Blockchain Market Engineering Approach" July 6, 2017Click here
Artwork featured by popular Youtuber!My all-time favorite work of art - "Oh my God! It's full of stars!" has been featured by MixHound! He's got 332k subs and millions of views! I've been listening to his channel for 3 years!June 28, 2017Click here
IEEE Xplore indexed !My paper "On the Imminent Advent of Botnet Powered Cracking" at IEEE CIC'16 was indexed today !Jaunary 14, 2017Click here
Textbook Mention! FeaturedMy paper "Bitcoin mining acceleration and performance quantification" was mentioned in a chapter on Bitcoin mining in a standard graduate textbook on Secure protocols for electronic commerce! Update: Textbook purchased!January 2, 2017Click here
New project !This project was made to help solve tasks of the NSA Codebreaker Challenge 2016January 1, 2017Click here
Achievement !Placed top 100 codebreakers in National Security Agency (NSA) Codebreaker's Challenge 2016 !January 1, 2017Click here
Authored paper !Solely authored a paper titled "On the Imminent Advent of Botnet Powered Cracking". Accepted for presentation at IEEE CIC '16! September 26, 2016Click here
7 Citations earned !My paper "Bitcoin mining acceleration and performance quantification" was cited in 5 technical articles (1 MS thesis, 2 PhD dissertations, 2 technical articles). My first paper was cited in a PhD thesis back in 2014, I noticed it only now. My last paper (as on date) recieved a citation in a technical paper.August 23, 2016Click here
Citation earned !My paper "Usage of Botnets for high speed MD5 hash Cracking" was cited in an white paper titled "Botnet Tracking Tools" by SANS Institute InfoSecJune 3, 2016Click here
Citation earned !My paper "Usage of Botnets for high speed MD5 hash Cracking" was cited in an white paper titled "Botnet Tracking Tools" by SANS Institute InfoSecJune 3, 2016Click here
Citation earned !My paper "Bitcoin mining acceleration and performance quantification" was cited in an technical paper titled "Is Disruptive Blockchain Technology the Future of Financial Services?" by Professor Lawrence of J.Trautman from George Washington University, who was kind enough to inform me of the citation in a very encouraging email.May 31, 2016Click here
New Drawing/Poem!Drawing of an abstract guitar and a poem in memory of the last time I played a song to a dying man.February 13, 2016Click here
Citation earned !My paper "Bitcoin mining acceleration and performance quantification" was cited in an article by Kumkum Gupta, Sparsh Agrawal, Ashrut Bharadwaj. “Dependability of Bitcoin in E-Commerce” (2015)February 18, 2016Click here
IEEE Xplore indexed !The paper I co-authored with Anusha M., presented at IEMCOM'15 was indexed some time last week.December 10, 2015Click here
IEEE Xplore indexed !My HCI paper presented at IEEE UIC-ATC-Scalcom'14 was indexed in IEEE Xplore only yesterday. October 31th, 2015Click here
New project !Made a program to download manuscripts from IEEE Xplore. It keeps track of all the links provided and downloads them one by one. It has a sleek UI to save download lists, ease bulk downloads and to view download progress. I made this to quicken the process of downloading multiple papers during researchOctober 12th, 2015Click here
First painting !Tried to paint for the first time. Jerry always wanted to paint. So, this is mine for him. An Acrylic and oil painting.October 11th, 2015Click Here
Citation earned !My paper "Bitcoin mining acceleration and performance quantification" was cited in a thesis describing a novel p2p system called the "vapor computing platform" introduced in "Using Proof-of-Assignment to solve NP problem:A platform for Vapor Computing". September 23, 2015Click here
Co-Authored new paper !Co-authored a new paper "An NFC featured three level authentication system for tenable transaction and abridgment of ATM card blocking intricacies".
Conference: 6th IEEE IEMCON, Vancouver, Canada
July 30th, 2015Click here