Dr. Mohammad Wazid | Faculty | Computer Science Engineering

Dr. Mohammad Wazid


Cyber security and blockchain.


  • Post Doc, Cyber Security and Network Lab, Innopolis University, Innopolis, Russia.
  • Ph. D CSE, Center for Security, Theory and Algorithmic Research (CSTAR), International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad, India.
  • M. Tech. CSE (Computer Network Engineering), Graphic Era (Deemed to be University), Dehradun, India.
  • B. Tech. CSE, Kumaon Engineering College Dwarahat, Kumaon University, Nainital, Uttarakhand, India.


  • Gold Medalist- Topper in Master of Technology course.
  • Amar Ujala and Indian Oil Career Turning Point Award in 2004.
  • Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) Pratibha Samman (Award) in 2004.
  • Awarded as a Young Scientist by Uttarakhand State Council for Science and Technology (UCOST), Department of Science and Technology, Government of Uttarakhand, India, 2012.
  • Visvesvaraya PhD fellowship, Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY), Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India.
  • A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award for Innovative Research, Society for Engineering Education Enrichment (SEEE), Coimbatore, India, 2017.
  • ICT Express (Elsevier) Journal best reviewer award for the year 2019 with an honorarium of KRW 200,000.
  • I have been included in Stanford University’s Top 2% Most Influential Scientists List with Subject Rank (World): 290 for the year 2023. The ranking is based on an independent study done by Stanford University, USA.
  • I have been included in the Research.com, Best Scientists List with Discipline (Computer Science) Ranks in India: 86 and in World: 9205 for the year 2022.
  • I have been awarded the “Rising Star of Science” by Research.com for the year 2023.


  • IEEE Senior Member (from February 2020 onwards)
  • ACM Member (from February 2020 onwards)
  • Professional member of British Computer Society (Senior level)
  • Member of IEEE Communications Society
  • Member of IEEE Sensors Council
  • Member of IEEE Council on RFID
  • Member of IEEE Biometrics Council
  • Member of IEEE Cloud Computing Community
  • Member of IEEE Cybersecurity Community
  • Member of IEEE Smart Cities Community
  • Member of International Association of Engineers (IAENG)
  • Member of European Alliance for Innovation (EAI)

Mohammad Wazid received his Master of Technology in Computer Network Engineering from Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from the International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, India. He works as a Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India. He is the Head of the Cybersecurity and IoT research group at Graphic Era University, Dehradun, India. Before this, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Manipal Institute of Technology, MAHE, Manipal, India. He was also a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Cybersecurity and Networks lab at Innopolis University, Innopolis, Russia. His research interests include security, remote user authentication, the Internet of Things (IoT), and cloud computing. He has published over 130 papers in international journals and conferences in the above areas. He received the University Gold Medal and the Young Scientist Award from UCOST, the Department of Science and Technology, Government of Uttarakhand, India. He is a senior member of IEEE.