What's New

  • Dr. Rawat was invited to serve as a TPC Vice Chair (Information Systems), IEEE INFOCOM 2018, Honolulu, HI, USA.

  • Tutorial Chair, Dr. Rawat was invited to join OC of ICNC 2018Maui, Hawaii, USA, March 5-8, 2018


  • The US Air Force Visiting Faculty Research Program Award (April, 2017): Dr. Rawat was selected to receive the US Air Force Visiting Faculty Research Program Award from the Air Force Office of Sponsored Research (AFOSR)’s Visiting Faculty Research Program at AFRL for Summer 2017.

  • Poster Co-Chair,  Dr. Rawat was invited to join OC of IEEE CNS 2017, 9-11 October 2017, Las Vegas, NV, USA

  • Track Chair Invitation from IEEE CCNC 2018: Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the IEEE CCNC 2018, (The 15th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference), January 2017, Las Vegas, USA as a Track Chair.






  • Our paper "Stackelberg Game based Dynamic Spectrum Access in Heterogeneous Wireless Systems" has been published by IEEE Systems Journal, 2016

  • Dr. Rawat published a textbook entitled "Vehicular Cyber Physical Systems: Adaptive Connectivity and Security," Springer, USA, September 2016. 


  • Dr. Rawat published a book entitled "Cyber-Physical Systems: Foundations, Principles and Applications," Elsevier, USA, September 2016. 

  • IEEE SCAN Organizer, Dr. Rawat organizing an IEEE SCAN Workshop in conjunction with INFOCOM 2017.

  • Invited Talk at UoT: Dr. Rawat delivered an invited talk at University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA on October 10, 2016.  



  • Dr. Rawat was Invited to give an invited talk at CRESS 2016 in Conjunction with IEEE CNS 2016: Dr. Rawat will deliver an invited talk at the CRESS 2016 in Conjunction with IEEE CNS 2016, October 19, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA, USA entitled: "Physical Layer Security in Massive MIMO enabled Cognitive Radio Networks." IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS) is a conference series in IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) core conference portfolio and the only ComSoc conference focusing solely on cyber security. IEEE CNS is also a spin-off of IEEE INFOCOM, the premier ComSoc conference on networking. 

  • Track Chair Invitation from IEEE CCNC 2017: Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the IEEE CCNC 2017, (The 14th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference), January 2017, Las Vegas, USA as a Track Chair.

  • Web-Chair Invitation from IEEE INFOCOM 2017, Dr. Rawat was invited to serve as a Web Chair for IEEE INFOCOM 2017, 1 - 4 May 2017, Atlanta, GA, USA.

  • WiFiUS PI Meeting and Workshop 2016: Dr. Rawat was invited to attend the Wireless Innovation between Finland and US (WiFiUS) PI meeting  and present his research vision on Cyber-security for Internet-of-Things in Helsinki, Finland on August 16-17, 2016. 

  • Symposium Chair Invitation from ICNC 2017: Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the ICNC 2017  (The  International  Conference  on Computing, Networking and Communications), Silicon Valley, CA, USA as a Symposium Chair for Cognitive Computing and Networking symposium



  • TPC  Invitation, Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the VTC 2017-Spring: Sydney, Vehicular Communication Networks and Telematics Track, 4–7 June 2017 in Sydney, Australia


  • Brycent Chatfield (Graduate Student from CWiNs lab) is interning at Cisco Systems as a Security Solutions Engineer Intern at Raleigh/Chicago in Summer 2016. Congratulations, Brycent!!!

  • Keynote Speaker, "Big Data, Internet of Things and Cloud Convergence towards Smart Networked systems" at International Conference on Advanced Information Technology, Services and Systems (AIT2S-17), April 14/15, 2017.

  • Keynote Speaker/PanelistBig Data, SDN and Healthcare at 2016 IEEE International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (IEEE BHI 2016), Las Vegas 24-27 Feb. 2016.



  • Congratulations to Mr. Isaac Cushman (CWiNs Lab member) for being selected as a finalist in the IEEE SoutheastCon 2016 Student Paper Competition. He received a travel grant to attend and present his two papers at IEEE SoutheastCon 2016, April 1-2, 2016, Norfolk VA, USA. 

  • IEEE INFOCOM'16 CPSS Paper (January, 2016): One paper got accepted for presentation at IEEE INFOCOM CPS 2016, April 10 - 14, 2016 San Francisco, CA, USA.

  • Dr. Rawat received the prestigious NSF CAREER Award to support his research on software defined radio access complex networks. Click Here for further detail.

  • Track Co-Chair Invitation from BWCCA 2016,  Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the BWCCA 2016 (11-th International Conference on Broadband Wireless Computing, Communication and Applications), November 5 - 7, 2016, Asan, Korea. 




  • CWiNs Lab Member (Dr. Danda B. Rawat) presented two papers in IEEE CCNC 2016 in Las Vegas, NV, 9-12 January 2016.

  • CWiNs Lab Members (Dr. Danda B. Rawat and Mr. Robin Grodi) presented two papers in IEEE GlobalSIP 2015 in Orlando, FL, 14-17 December 2015.

  • CWiNs Lab Members (Dr. Danda B. Rawat and Mr. Tanjil Amin) presented two papers in IEEE GLEBECOM 2016 in San Diego, CA, 6-10 December 2015.

  • General Chair of IEEE SDRANCAN 2015 Dr. Rawat chairs/organizes the IEEE SDRANCAN-2015 in Conjunction with IEEE GLOBECOM 2015, 6-10 December 2015, San Diego, CA, USA as one of the General Chairs. 

  • Tanjil Amin Receives National Science Foundation (NSF) student travel grant: Tanjil Amin graduate student in the Department of Electrical Engineering and member of the  CWiNs Research Lab at GSU has been awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) student travel grant (STG) to attend 2015 IEEE Global Communications  Conference (IEEE GLOBECOM 2015), in San Diego, CA, USA from Dec 6 to December 10, 2015 to present his research paper. IEEE GLOBECOM is one of two flagship conferences of the IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc), together with IEEE ICC. Congratulations, Tanjil!

  • Robin Grodi Receives IEEE GlobalSIP'15 Travel AwardRobin Grodi, graduate student in the Department of Electrical Engineering and member of the  CWiNs Research Lab at GSU has been awarded the IEEE SPS travel grant to attend the  2015 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (IEEE GlobalSIP'15) in Orlando, Florida, USA from December 14 to December 16, 2015 to present his research paper. The IEEE GlobalSIP is a flagship conference of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. This travel grant is highly competitive and awarded to only a limited number of students based on the paper quality. Congratulations, Robin!!!

  • CWiNs Research Group Participated in STEM Fest 2015: (September 26, 2014)  Researchers at CWiNs Lab participated in STEM Fest 2015 at GSU, Statesboro, Gerogia, Read More>>


  • IEEE GlobalSIP 2015 Papers (July, 2015): Two papers got accepted for presentations at IEEE GlobalSIP 2015December 14 - 16, 2015, Orlando, FL, USA.


  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2015 Paper (July, 2015): One paper got accepted for presentations at IEEE GLOBECOM 2015December 6 - 10, 2015, San Diego, CA, USA.

  • Dr. Danda B. Rawat, Director of CWiNs Lab and Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, received "​CEIT Award for Excellence in Scholarly Activity 2015" at Georgia Southern University on August 11, 2015. 

  • Track Chair Invitation from IEEE CCNC 2016 - Wireless Networking and Mobility Track: Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the IEEE CCNC 2016, (The 13th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference), 8-11 January 2016, Las Vegas, USA as a Track Chair for 'Wireless Networking and Mobility Track'.

  • TPC Invitation from IEEE Radio & Wireless Week 2016 (RWW 2016): Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the 2016 IEEE RWW, IEEE RWS Conference,Austin TX, USA, Jan 24 - 27, 2016 as a Technical Program Committee.

  • NSF REU Summer Projects  (June, 2015): Two undergraduate students (Isaac Cushman from Georgia Southern University and Ashraf Younis from Georgia Tech) join the CWiNs lab for NSF REU Summer projects for 10 weeks.


  • TPC Invitation from IEEE GLOBECOM’15 - SAC - Green Communications and Computing Track: Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the IEEE GLOBECOM 2015 , San Diego, CA, USA, December 6 - 10, 2015 as a Technical Program Committee.

  • Web-Chair invitation from INFOCOM 2016, Dr. Rawat was invited to serve as a Web Chair for INFOCOM 2016April 10 - 15, 2016, San Francisco, CA, USA.

  • TPC Invitation from IEEE/CIC ICCC'15 (2015 IEEE/CIC - NGN- Next Generation Networking Track: Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the IEEE/CIC ICCC'15 (2015 IEEE/CIC, China, November 2 - 4, 2015 as a Technical Program Committee.

  • Dr. Rawat Delivers Invited Talk at CTS 2015: Dr. Danda B. Rawat, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director of CWiNs lab at Georgia Southern University, delivered an invited talk at the 2015 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2015), June 1 - 5, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA entitled: "Context-aware Collaboration, Computation and Communications in Emerging Wireless Networks." The talk detailed recent research results and an ambitious new research agenda on the real-time context-aware collaboration, computation and communications in emerging wireless networks. This new agenda intends to address important questions about how emerging wireless networks are networked, organized, configured, optimized, and recovered automatically based on their operating situations to complete mission-critical assignments.

  • TPC Invitation from IEEE GLOBECOM’15 - CRN - Cognitive Radio and Wireless Networks Track: Dr. Rawat has been invited to join the IEEE GLOBECOM 2015 , San Diego, CA, USA, December 6 - 10, 2015 as a Technical Program Committee.




  • General Chair of IEEE Cloud-CPS 2014 (August 30, 2014): Dr. Rawat chaired/organized the IEEE Int'l Workshop on Cloud-integrated Cyber Physical Systems 2014 (IEEE Cloud-CPS 2014) in conjunction with IEEE CloudCom 2014, December 15 - 18, 2014, Singapore as one of the General Chairs.

  • Student Travel Grants Co-Chair, Dr. Rawat was invited to serve as one of the Student Travel Grants Co-Chairs for the 34th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2015), in Hong Kong, April 27-30, 2015.

  • Session Chair of IEEE WCNC 2015: Dr. Rawat has been invited to serve as a Session Chair for multiple sessions of IEEE WCNC 2015March 9 - 12, 2015, New Orleans, LA, USA.

    • IEEE WCN 2015 Papers (December 1, 2014): Two papers from CWiNs Group are accepted for presentations at IEEE WCNC 2015March 9 - 12, 2015, New Orleans, LA, USA.

    • Sustainability Grant (December 1, 2014) Dr. Danda B. Rawat (PI), Director of CWiNs Lab, received a research grant from Center for Sustainability at Georgia Southern University for the proposal entitled Design of High Speed Computer Networks Aimed at Reducing Energy Consumption and Carbon Emission at Georgia Southern University for $31,065.40. The main focus of the proposed research is to design green networks for high speed communications and drastic reduction in energy consumption and carbon emission at GSU.

    • Session Chair of IEEE IPCCC 2014 (November 16, 2014): Dr. Rawat has been invited to serve as a Session Chair for IEEE IPCCC 2014 for Security and Trust Session, December 5 - 7, 2014, Austin Texas USA. 

      • CWiNs Research Lab/Facility Tour: (November 15, 2014)  Researchers at CWiNs Lab offered a tour of its facilities and projects to (two groups of) high school students and their parents from State of Georgia on CEIT Visit day - November 14, 2014. 
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      • IEEE RWW 2015 Paper (October 09,2014), One of our conference papers (on UAV Networks) got accepted by IEEE RWW 2015 which will be presented on January 25-28, 2015 in San Diego, California, USA.

      • CWiNs Research Lab/Facility Tour: Researchers at CWiNs Lab offered a tour of its facilities and projects to a team from NASA/Kennedy Space Center - September 12, 2014.


      • NSF Grant (June 15, 2014) CWiNs Lab @ Georgia Southern has been awarded a multi-year research grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) for Real-time Opportunistic Spectrum Access in Cloud based Cognitive Radio Networks (ROAR). The PI, Dr. Danda B. Rawat, is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and is a Founder and Director of the Cyber-security,Wireless Systems & Networking Innovations (CWiNs) Lab at Georgia Southern University. For more info about the grant click here



      • IEEE IV 2014 Paper (April 15,2014), One of our conference papers got accepted by IEEE IV which will be presented on June 8-11, 2014 in Dearborn, Michigan, USA.

      • CISIS 2014 Paper (March 15,2014), One of our paper got accepted by CISIS 2014 conference (acceptance ratio = 29%) which will be presented on July 2nd - July 4th, 2014, in Birmingham City University, Birmingham, UK.





      • Elected as a Vice Chair of IEEE Savannah Section (December, 2013): Dr. Rawat has been elected as the Vice-Chair for the IEEE Savannah Section for 2013 - 2014 term. Special thanks go to the voters who voted for Dr. Rawat. :-) 



      • Paper IEEE GlobalSIP’13 (September 10, 2013): Our paper, “Game Theoretic Approach to Dynamic Spectrum Access with Multi-radio and QoS Requirements” was accepted by the IEEE GlobalSIP, December 2013. 

      • Organizing ACTICS 2014 Workshop (November 3, 2013): Dr. Rawat will be organizing the Fourth International Workshop on Advanced Communication Technologies and their Applications to Intelligent transportation systems, Cognitive radios and Sensor networks (ACTICS'2014) in conjunction with IMIS-2014, July 2 - 4, 2014, Birmingham City University, Birmingham, UK. 


      Invited to the NSF Aspiring PI Meeting(February 3, 2014): Dr. Rawat has been invited (and awarded travel grant) to attend the NSF Workshop for Aspiring PIs in Cyber-Physical Systems between February 18-19, 2014 in Washington D.C.
















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