Amit Kumar Tyagi is Assistant Professor (Senior Grade), and Senior Researcher at Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai Campus, India. He received his Ph.D. Degree in 2018 from Pondicherry Central University, India. He joined the Lord Krishna College of Engineering, Ghaziabad (LKCE) for the periods of 2009-2010, and 2012-2013. He was an Assistant Professor and Head- Research, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth (formerly known as Lingaya’s University), Faridabad, Haryana, India in 2018-2019. His current research focuses on Machine Learning with Big data, Blockchain Technology, Data Science, Cyber Physical Systems, Smart and Secure Computing and Privacy. 

He has contributed to several projects such as “AARIN” and “P3- Block” to address some of the open issues related to the privacy breaches in Vehicular Applications (such as Parking) and Medical Cyber Physical Systems (MCPS). Also, he has published more than 15 patents in the area of Deep Learning, Internet of Things, Cyber Physical Systems and Computer Vision. Recently, he has awarded best paper award for paper titled “A Novel Feature Extractor Based on the Modified Approach of Histogram of oriented Gradient”, ICCSA 2020, Italy (Europe). He has edited more than 10 books for IET, Elsevier, Springer, CRC Press, etc. Also, He has authored one book on ITS with IET publisher. He is a regular member of the ACM, IEEE, MIRLabs, Ramanujan Mathematical Society, Cryptology Research Society, and Universal Scientific Education and Research Network, CSI and ISTE.