Dr. P. Syam Kumar

Assistant Professor

Educational Qualifications

  • Ph. D. in Computer Science and Engineering from Pondicherry University in 2013
  • M. Tech. in Computer Science and Technology from Andhra University in 2006
  • B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering from JNTUH, Warangal in 2003.

Research Interests

  • Cloud Computing and Security
  • Virtualization
  • Containers
  • Internet of Things, Edge and Fog Computing
  • Cryptography
  • Post Quantum Cryptography

Professional Experience

  • Working as Assistant Professor in IDRBT since May 2014
  • Worked as Assistant Professor in FST, IFHE, Hyderabad from August 2013 – April 2014
  • Worked as Assistant Professor in SSIT, JNTUH, Hyderabad from August 2006 – October 2009.

Courses Taught

Executive Education Offered in the Areas of

  • Virtualization and Cloud Computing
  • Security in Cloud Computing
  • Data Center Management
  • Containers and Kubernetes
  • Post quantum Cryptography

Ph.D. Guidance

  • P. Praveen Kumar [Status: Awarded (Thesis title: Efficient and secure ciphertext policy attribute-based encryption schemes for big data access control in cloud storage)]
  • G. Jaya Rao [Status: Awarded (Topic: Secure Public Auditing Schemes for Shared Data with User Revocation in Cloud Storage)]
  • V. Umasankara Rao [Status: Awarded (Topic: Privacy preserving Multi-Keyword Search over Encrypted Data in Cloud Computing)]
  • M. Asha Kiran [Status: Ongoing (Topic: Security and Privacy in Cloud assisted IoT)]
  • Gudipati Sravya [Status: Ongoing (Topic: Privacy preserving of data in cloud using Homomorphic Encryption)]


  • Member, IEEE

Recent Publications