Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/278

Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow in the project titled "3P-UAV: PUF based Privacy Preserving Authentication for Unmanned Air Vehicles" funded by the SCIENCE & ENGINEERING RESEARCH BOARD.

Name of the Post: Junior Research Fellow

Salary: 37000/-

Minimum Qualification: Post Graduate Degree in Engineering (M.Tech/M.E. etc.) in Electronics and Communication/Electrical/ Computer Science/Information Technology)/ Aerospace Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering (or relevant degree from reputed Intemational/national institutions.

Essential Skillset:

  • Drone Pilot (critical requirement)
  • Strong Knowledge of Communication Protocols of adhoc UAV networks
  • Experience with Firmware Analysis and hacking commercial-of-the-shelf drones
  • Working experience with networking H/W (routers, switches etc.), and simulators
  • Familiarity with IoT and cyber physical systems
  • Should qualify GATE.

Applications: Interested candidates may send their application including the details of complete professional academic record (attach copies of certificates) and work experience to Dr. Urbi Chatterjee by e-mail (, on or before 3rd January, 2024. Online interview of shortlisted candidates will be conducted. The post is for the duration of 18 months.

The institute reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing for eligible candidates satisfying qualification and experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the test/interview. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the test/interview.

Dr. Urbi Chatterjee
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur - 208016

Tel: 0512-2592211