Sudip Mittal

Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering, Mississippi State University

Associate Research Director, Predictive Analytics and Technology Integration (PATENT) Laboratory

E-mail: mittal 'AT' cse 'DOT' msstate 'DOT' edu

Research Interests: Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber-Physical Systems

Last updated - June 2021

Professional profiles

Dr. Sudip Mittal is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at Mississippi State University. He graduated with a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 2019. His primary research interests are cybersecurity and artificial intelligence. Mittal’s goal is to develop the next generation of cyber defense systems that help protect various organizations and people. At Mississippi State, he leads the Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SECRETS) Lab and has published over 60 journals and conference papers in leading cybersecurity and AI venues. Mittal has received funding from the NSF, USAF, USACE, and other Department of Defense programs. He also serves as a Program Committee member or Program Chair of leading AI and cybersecurity conferences and workshops. Mittal’s work has been cited in the LA times, Business Insider, WIRED, the Cyberwire, and other venues. He is a member of the ACM and IEEE.

Prospective students - I am always looking for students interested in Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Physical Systems, IoT, Cloud Computing, Malware Analysis. Please contact me via email! Funding opportunities available.

Mississippi State University is a NSA/DHS National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity (CAE-C) Designated Institution. We hold and maintain all 3 designations: CAE in CD Education (CAE CDE), CAE in CD Research (CAE-R), CAE in Cyber Operations (CAE-CO).

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Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Mississippi State University, MS, USA, Aug 2021 - Present.

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of North Carolina Wilmington, NC, USA, Aug 2019 - July 2021.

  • Visiting Lecturer, Department of Computer Science & Electrical Engineering, UMBC, MD, USA, Aug 2018 - Sept 2019.

  • Research Assistant, Accelerated Cognitive Cybersecurity Lab, UMBC, MD USA, 2014 - 2019.

  • Research Assistant, Ebiquity Research Lab, UMBC, MD USA, 2014 - 2019.


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 2014-2019 (Advisor Dr. Anupam Joshi).

  • M.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering, IIIT Delhi, 2013-2014 (Advisor Dr. Ponnurangam Kumaraguru “PK”).

  • B.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering, IIIT Delhi, 2009-2013.