University of West Florida
11000 University Parkway
Building 4, Room 232
Pensacola, FL 32514

amishra at uwf dot edu

Short Biography

I work as Assistant Professor at the University of West Florida. I hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH USA. For my Ph.D. research, I worked on wireless body area networks – issues, solutions and applications, under the supervision of Dr. Dharma P. Agrawal in the Center for Distributed and Mobile Computing at UC College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. My Ph.D. dissertation was entitled "Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Wireless Body Area Networks for Healthcare Applications". My present research work is in the field of security in the Internet of Things.

Research Interests

I am interested in the areas of wireless sensor networks, small-scale and near field networks, Internet of Things, and wireless control - with a focus on healthcare applications, with respect to energy optimization, network lifetime enhancement, interference, QoS assurance, mobility and potential applications in wireless continuous control. I would also like to expand my research in the field of cooperative networks.