Dr Aniket Mahanti

BSc(Hons) (University of New Brunswick), MSc/PhD (University of Calgary)

Biography

Aniket Mahanti is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Auckland. He received his BSc (Honours) in computer science from the University of New Brunswick, Canada in 2004, and his MSc in computer science from the University of Calgary, Canada in 2006.

After working for about 2 years as a research associate in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Calgary, he joined the PhD program there. He completed his PhD in computer science from University of Calgary in summer 2012, and joined the University of Auckland.

 

Research | Current

Aniket's research interests are in the general area of computer networks and performance evaluation with an emphasis on Internet measurements. His current research focuses on improving big data velocity, characterizing mobile traffic, benchmarking mobile broadband performance, and utilizing smart meter energy data for empowering consumers.

Postgraduate supervision

PhD students:

Se-young Yu: Performance evaluation of transfer protocols for big data

 

Areas of expertise

  • Internet traffic measurement
  • Network protocols
  • Web
  • P2P
  • Wireless networks
  • Performance evaluation
  • Cyber security
  • Online Social Networks
  • Big data analytics
  • Web and Internet data mining

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Mahanti, A., & Halepovic, E. (2017). WNM 2016: Message from the Chairs. Proceedings - Conference on Local Computer Networks, LCN. 10.1109/LCN.2016.008
  • Yu, S. Y., Mahanti, A., & Gong, M. (2017). Benchmarking ISPs in New Zealand. 2016 IEEE 35th International Performance Computing and Communications Conference, IPCCC 2016. 10.1109/PCCC.2016.7820618
  • Rizothanasis, G., Carlsson, N., & Mahanti, A. (2016). Identifying User Actions from HTTP(S) Traffic. Proceedings - Conference on Local Computer Networks, LCN. 10.1109/LCN.2016.91
  • Mehdipour, F., Javadi, B., & Mahanti, A. (2016). FOG-Engine: Towards Big Data Analytics in the Fog. Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 14th International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, DASC 2016, 2016 IEEE 14th International Conference on Pervasive Intelligence and Computing, PICom 2016, 2016 IEEE 2nd International Conference on Big Data Intelligence and Computing, DataCom 2016 and 2016 IEEE Cyber Science and Technology Congress, CyberSciTech 2016, DASC-PICom-DataCom-CyberSciTech 2016. 10.1109/DASC-PICom-DataCom-CyberSciTec.2016.116
  • Kumar, S., Negi, A., Prasad, K., & Mahanti, A. (2016). Evaluation of Network Risk Using Attack Graph Based Security Metrics. Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 14th International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, DASC 2016, 2016 IEEE 14th International Conference on Pervasive Intelligence and Computing, PICom 2016, 2016 IEEE 2nd International Conference on Big Data Intelligence and Computing, DataCom 2016 and 2016 IEEE Cyber Science and Technology Congress, CyberSciTech 2016, DASC-PICom-DataCom-CyberSciTech 2016. 10.1109/DASC-PICom-DataCom-CyberSciTec.2016.30
  • Seo, J. O., Manoharan, S., & Mahanti, A. (2016). Network Steganography and Steganalysis - A Concise Review. Paper presented at 2nd International Conference on Applied and Theoretical Computing and Communication Technology (iCATccT), SJB Inst Technol, Bengaluru, INDIA. 21 July - 23 July 2016. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2016 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON APPLIED AND THEORETICAL COMPUTING AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICATCCT). (pp. 4).
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Sathiamoorthy Manoharan
  • Seo, J. O., Manoharan, S., & Mahanti, A. (2016). A Discussion and Review of Network Steganography. Paper presented at 14th IEEE Intl Conf on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Comp / 14th IEEE Intl Conf on Pervasive Intelligence and Comp / 2nd IEEE Intl Conf on Big Data Intelligence and Comp / IEEE Cyber Sci and Technol Congress (DASC/PiCom/DataCom/CyberSciTech), Auckland, NEW ZEALAND. 8 August - 12 August 2016. 2016 IEEE 14TH INTL CONF ON DEPENDABLE, AUTONOMIC AND SECURE COMPUTING, 14TH INTL CONF ON PERVASIVE INTELLIGENCE AND COMPUTING, 2ND INTL CONF ON BIG DATA INTELLIGENCE AND COMPUTING AND CYBER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CONGRESS (DASC/PICOM/DATACOM/CYBERSC. (pp. 8). 10.1109/DASC-PICom-DataCom-CyberSciTec.2016.80
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Sathiamoorthy Manoharan
  • Mahanti, A., & Halepovic, E. (2015). WNM 2015. Proceedings - Conference on Local Computer Networks, LCN. 10.1109/LCNW.2015.7365900

Contact details

Office hours

Please arrange an appointment to see me. I am located in 303S-591.

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