2.05.1977
contact@digiotouch.com
Principal Investigator, Digitouch OU

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
10.01.2019–...   
Digittouch OU, Principal Investigator (50,00)
17.10.2018–...   
Open University, United Kingdom, Program Leader in Cyber Security (100,00)
13.02.2013–10.09.2018   
Edge Hill University, Program Leader in Cyber security (100,00)
10.01.2013–10.10.2018   
Arden University, External Consultant, Telecommunications and Computing Programs (100,00)
01.11.2010–31.01.2013   
Centre of Excellence for Mobile Applications and Services, Head of Networks and Services (100,00)
03.08.2008–01.11.2010   
University of South Wales, Lecturer in Mobile Telecommunications (100,00)
01.11.2004–03.08.2008   
University of South Wales, Research assistant in Telecom project , funded by France-Telecom, Orange (100,00)
01.09.2003–01.09.2004   
Freelance Network Consultant, Network services and Open-source SOftware consultant (50,00)
01.08.1999–30.08.2003   
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, Network Protocols and Services (100,00)
 
 
Haridustee
10.10.2015–...   
Certified Ethical Hacker
01.06.2015–...   
Fellow, Higher Education Academy, UK
01.10.2013–10.11.2014   
Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
04.11.2004–03.08.2008   
PhD, Mobile Telecommunications
15.09.2003–15.07.2004   
MSc, Data Networking and Telecommunications
15.07.1995–30.08.1999   
Bachelors in Engineering, BEng, Telecommunications
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2018−2018   
MOTHER: Maternal IoT Garmet for Home-based Foetal Electro-caridogram, eFutures Sandpit Award (EPSRC), Co-Investigator, £8K.
2017−2019   
Cyber Security for IoT Based Healthcare Applications, Joint Academic Development Centres Grant Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy In collaboration with University of Bahrain, Principal Investigator, £40K
2015−2017   
CyberGaTE: A Gamified Virtual Training Environment for Cyber-Security”, HEA Funded Project., Principal Investigator, £80K
2010−2012   
Centre of excellence for Mobile Applications and Services, A European Research Development Fund [ERDF], £5 Million, Co-Investigator, under PI Prof. Khalid Al-Begain, Contributed 30% of staff time into this research project.

Kvalifikatsioon

Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2016, Chitra Balakrishna, Founder and Chairman of International Workshop on Technologies and Applications for Smart Cities. https://www.comp.glam.ac.uk/ngmast12/workshops.html , https://www.ngmast.com
2010, Chitra Balakrishna, Founder and Chairman of IEEE-sponsored International Workshop on Next-Generation Networks: Open Platform and Services [NGNOPS] http://www.comp.glam.ac.uk/NGMAST10/ngnops
2009, Chitra Balakrishna, Project Leader and Co-author of the book titled IP Multimedia Subsystem: A Development and Deployment Perspective Published by the John Wiley and Sons Publications Ltd, released in October 2009.
2008, Chitra Balakrishna, Co-Chair of International IEEE conference for Next-Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technology [ NGMAST] http://www.ngmast.com
2003, Chitra Balakrishna, Data Telecommunications Award, Funded by University of Salford, UK, 2003

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
3.1.
2018
3.1.
2015
3.1.
2015
3.1.
2015
3.1.
2014
3.1.
2012
2.1.
2009
3.1.
2009
3.1.
2008
3.1.
2008
3.1.
2007
22.02.2019
2.05.1977
contact@digiotouch.com

Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
10.01.2019–...   
Digittouch OU, Principal Investigator (50,00)
17.10.2018–...   
Open University, United Kingdom, Program Leader in Cyber Security (100,00)
13.02.2013–10.09.2018   
Edge Hill University, Program Leader in Cyber security (100,00)
10.01.2013–10.10.2018   
Arden University, External Consultant, Telecommunications and Computing Programs (100,00)
01.11.2010–31.01.2013   
Centre of Excellence for Mobile Applications and Services, Head of Networks and Services (100,00)
03.08.2008–01.11.2010   
University of South Wales, Lecturer in Mobile Telecommunications (100,00)
01.11.2004–03.08.2008   
University of South Wales, Research assistant in Telecom project , funded by France-Telecom, Orange (100,00)
01.09.2003–01.09.2004   
Freelance Network Consultant, Network services and Open-source SOftware consultant (50,00)
01.08.1999–30.08.2003   
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, Network research engineer (100,00)
 
 
Education
10.10.2015–...   
Certified Ethical Hacker
01.06.2015–...   
Fellow, Higher Education Academy, UK
01.10.2013–10.11.2014   
Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
04.11.2004–03.08.2008   
PhD, Mobile Telecommunications
15.09.2003–15.07.2004   
MSc, Data Networking and Telecommunications
15.07.1995–30.08.1999   
Bachelors in Engineering, BEng, Telecommunications
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2018−2018   
MOTHER: Maternal IoT Garmet for Home-based Foetal Electro-caridogram, eFutures Sandpit Award (EPSRC), Co-Investigator, £8K.
2017−2019   
Cyber Security for IoT Based Healthcare Applications, Joint Academic Development Centres Grant Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy In collaboration with University of Bahrain, Principal Investigator, £40K
2015−2017   
CyberGaTE: A Gamified Virtual Training Environment for Cyber-Security”, HEA Funded Project., Principal Investigator, £80K
2010−2012   
Centre of excellence for Mobile Applications and Services, A European Research Development Fund [ERDF], £5 Million, Co-Investigator, under PI Prof. Khalid Al-Begain, Contributed 30% of staff time into this research project.

Qualifications

Honours & awards
2016, Chitra Balakrishna, Founder and Chairman of International Workshop on Technologies and Applications for Smart Cities. https://www.comp.glam.ac.uk/ngmast12/workshops.html , https://www.ngmast.com
2010, Chitra Balakrishna, Founder and Chairman of IEEE-sponsored International Workshop on Next-Generation Networks: Open Platform and Services [NGNOPS] http://www.comp.glam.ac.uk/NGMAST10/ngnops
2009, Chitra Balakrishna, Project Leader and Co-author of the book titled IP Multimedia Subsystem: A Development and Deployment Perspective Published by the John Wiley and Sons Publications Ltd, released in October 2009.
2008, Chitra Balakrishna, Co-Chair of International IEEE conference for Next-Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technology [ NGMAST] http://www.ngmast.com
2003, Chitra Balakrishna, Data Telecommunications Award, Funded by University of Salford, UK, 2003

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
3.1.
2018
3.1.
2015
3.1.
2015
3.1.
2015
3.1.
2014
3.1.
2012
2.1.
2009
3.1.
2009
3.1.
2008
3.1.
2008
3.1.
2007
22.02.2019
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PublikatsioonAutoridAastaVäljaande pealkiriKlassifikaatorFailAsutused
Consumer Health Care Current trends in consumer health monitoringGarge, Gopi Krishna; Balakrishna, Chitra; Datta, Soumya Kanti2018IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine1.1.
Cyber Security Challenges of Deploying IoT in Smart Cities for Healthcare ApplicationsAlromaihi,Sara; El-Medany,Wael; Balakrishna,Chitra20183.1.
Cloud Security Risk Management A Critical ReviewDamenu, Temesgen Kitaw; Balakrishna, Chitra20152015 9th International Conference On Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies (ngmast 2015)3.1.
Is rural Botswana stuck to the "chalkboard only" era while others make strides in mobile learning?Maketo, Lydia; Balakrishna, Chitra20152015 9th International Conference On Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies (ngmast 2015)3.1.
Using Value Added Services to Realise the Benefits of Enterprise Small Cell Deployments Discussion and PrototypeLake, David; Balakrishna, Chitra20152015 9th International Conference On Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies (ngmast 2015)3.1.
Multimedia Service Delivery on Next-Generation Platforms: A Survey on the Need for Control, Adaptation and Inter-Mediation Balakrishna, Chitra2014Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing3.1.
Enabling Technologies for Smart City Services and ApplicationsBalakrishna, Chitra20122012 6th International Conference On Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies (ngmast)3.1.
IMS: A Development and Deployment Perspective "Al-Begain,Khalid;Balakrishna,Chitra;Galindo,Luis Angel;Fernandez,David Moro;20092.1.
IMS experience centre A real-life test network for IMS services Balakrishna, Chitra20093.1.
A reality check on sip-based streaming applications on the next generation mobile test networkBalakrishna, Chitra; Al-Begain, Khalid20082008 3rd International Conference On Communication System Software and Middleware and Workshops, Vols 1 and 23.1.
GenXfone - Design and Implementation of Next-Generation Ubiquitous SIP ClientKuwadekar, Alhad; Balakrishna, Chitra; Al-Begain, Khalid20082012 6th International Conference On Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies (ngmast)3.1.
Towards a User-Centric and Quality-Aware Multimedia Service Delivery Implementation on IP Multimedia Subsystem Balakrishna,Chitra;Al-Begain,Khalid;20073.1.