Director of Cyber-Ops & Forensics Solutions
Dr. Avinash Srinivasan holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science, as well as a Master’s in Computer Science and a Bachelor’s in Industrial Engineering
Dr. Srinivasan has held numerous academic jobs since 2008:
Bloomsburg University (2008-2011), George Mason University (2012-2014), Temple University (2014-2018), United States Coast Guard Academy (2018-2019), and is currently an adjunct professor at Penn State University.
His research interests span the broad areas of cybersecurity and forensics. In particular, his research focuses on network security and forensics, security and forensics in cyber physical systems, and critical infrastructure, steganography and information hiding, cloud computing forensics challenges, and privacy and anonymity. Dr. Srinivasan has administered several grants from agencies including DoD, DoEd, DoJ, DHS, and NSF. Currently, he is the PI and the technical lead on. DoD/Navy SBIR Phase-II grant focusing on building live-forensics capabilities for Machinery Control Systems. He has published about 50 papers in prestigious refereed conferences and journals including IEEE INFOCOM, ICDCS, and ACM SAC.
Dr. Srinivasan is a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and has trained both law enforcement officers and civilians in security and forensics topics.