Salil Kanhere

Associate Professor
Computer Science & Engineering
Contact details:
+61 2 9385 6927
+61 2 9385 5995

Computer Science and Engineering (K17)
Level 6, Room 612
Kensington Campus

Dr. Salil Kanhere obtained a B.E. in Electrical Engineering from VJTI, Bombay, India in 1998. Subsequently, he joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Drexel University in Philadelphia, USA as a post-graduate student. Salil received his M.S. and Ph.D., both in Electrical Engineering in 2001 and 2003 respectively. Salil's Ph.D. dissertation was in the area of fair, efficient, and low-latency scheduling in high-speed networks with a particular focus on achieving low implementation complexity for practical use in switches and routers.

Since April 2004, Salil is with the School of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. Salil is a member of the Networked Systems and Security (NetSys) group, a leading research group, consisting of 5 academic staff, 3 research fellow, and over 20 Ph.D. students.

Salil's current research interests are in the areas of Interent of Things, blockchain technology, sensor networks, mobile networking, security, and privacy. Salil has served on the organising and technical program committees of several international IEEE and ACM conferences. He has presented tutorials and invited talks on his research. Salil is a senior member of the IEEE and ACM.