Mr. Vivek Dabra is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department. Presently, he is pursuing a Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. He has completed a Master of Engineering from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala and Bachelor in Technology from M.M. University, Mullana (Ambala). His primary research interests are in the areas of cryptography and cybersecurity which include the post-quantum cryptography specifically lattice-based cryptography, designing key exchange and authentication protocols, provable security using different security models. He has presented and published 2 research papers in the IEEE conference and sci journal. He has attended the workshops and thematic program organized by IITs and IISC, Banglore respectively. Besides, he has also attended advanced instructional school organized by the National Centre of Mathematics (NCM). He has qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and also earned Red Hat certification as RHCE and RHCSA on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. Further, he has worked as an information security trainer in Hackplanet Technologies, Mohali. His teaching interests include C, C++, computer networks, network security, cyber forensics.