PhD Candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Affiliation: NYU New York
Education: MS, Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Kharagpur
Abhrajit Sengupta is a PhD student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in New York University advised by Professor Ozgur Sinanoglu. Before joining NYU, he obtained his MS in Computer Science and Engineering from IIT Kharagpur in 2015 and also received his BE in Computer Science and Engineering from Jadavpur University in 2011.
Abhrajit's research interest primarily lies in the areas of hardware security, specifically dealing with problems such as IP piracy, hardware Trojans and counterfeiting. Currently, his research focus is on logic locking and split manufacturing and developing leakage resilient hardware systems. Moreover, he is also interested in the much broader realms of
foundational cryptographic problems.