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Bharat Madan, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization Engineering

Ph.D. - Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India

M.Tech. Control & Instrumentation, Indian Institute of Technology, India

B.E. (Hons.) Electrical Engineering., Birla Institute of Technology & Sciences (BITS) , Pilani, India

 

Dr. Madan joined the MSVE Department in August 2012.  His research interests are in the areas of cyber security and attack tolerant cyber systems, elliptic curve cryptography, stochastic modeling and analysis, information fusion, big data analytics for cyber situation awareness and modeling/analysis of financial time-series data. His teaching interests span the areas of continuous and real time modeling, simulation and analysis, discrete event simulation, distributed simulation, modeling and simulation languages, cyber security, cryptography and computer networks. He has over 25 years of experience and academia and industry.

 

Phone:  (757) 683-6163
E-mail:  bmadan@odu.edu

Office:  ECSB 1322

Professional Experience:

  • July 2012 onwards: Professor, Department of Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Engineering, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA. 23529.
  • 2004- 2012 Research Faculty and Head, Distributed Systems Departments, Applied Research Lab, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2002-2004 Visiting Scholar, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Duke University
  • 1999-2002 Research Engineer, New Concepts Group, Ericsson, Inc. RTP, North Carolina
  • 1996-1999 R&D Engineer, IBM Networking Software Division, RTP, North Carolina
  • 1976-1996 Professor, Comp. Sc. & Eng., Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India
  • 1988-1989 Visiting Associate Professor, Dept. of Comp. & Info. Sc., University of Delaware
  • 1984-1985 NRC Senior Research Associate, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California
  • 1995-2003 Adjunct Professor, Computer Science Dept., Old Dominion University, Virginia

Selected Publications

  • "Modeling and Simulation of Failure Tolerance in Scale Free Networks," in Winter Simulation Conference, Baltimore, 2010 (with B. C. Wu, S. Phoha, and D. Bein).
  • "Stack Overflow Fence: A Technique for Defending Against Buffer Overflow Attack", Journal of Information Assurance and Security, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 129-136, June 2006 (with S. Phoha and K.S. Trivedi). 
  • "Security modeling and quantification of intrusion tolerant systems using attack-response graph", Journal of High Speed Networks, Vol. 13, No. 4, Jan. 2004, pp. 297-308 (with K.S. Trivedi).
  • "A method for Modeling and Quantifying the Security Attributes of Intrusion Tolerant System", Performance Evaluation Journal, Vol. 56, Issues 1-4, March 2004, pp. 167-186 (with K. Goseva-Popstajanova, K. Vaidyanathan and K.S. Trivedi).
  • State Space Techniques for Security Quantification", invited paper for the 2005 Workshop on Software Cybernetics, COMSAC05, Aug., 2005, Edinburgh, UK (with C. Griffin and K.S. Trivedi).
  • "Target Parameter Estimation with Heterogeneous Sensor Networks", IEEE Int. Conference Multisensor Fusion and Integration for Intelligent Systems (MFI), Salt Lake City, Sept. 5-7, 2010 (with S. Phoha and A. Ray).
  • "Combined Guard Channel and Mobile Assisted Handoff for Cellular Networks", IEEE Transactions Vehicular Technologies, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 502-510, Jan. 2008. (with S. Dharmaraja and K.S. Trivedi).
  • "Improving Target Localization and Tracking by Dynamically Prioritized Frequency Band Allocation for Wireless Sensor Networks in Urban Environments," book chapter in Distributed Sensor Networks, 2nd Edition, edited by S. Sitharama Iyengar and Richard R. Brooks, Taylor & Francis, to appear (with B. Babadi, D. Bein, S. Phoha, V. Tarokh, and Y. Wen).
  • "Dynamically Adaptive Multi-Modal Sensor Fusion in Urban Environments," book chapter in Distributed Sensor Networks, 2nd Edition, edited by S. Sitharama Iyengar and Richard R. Brooks, Taylor & Francis, to appear (with S. Phoha, D. Bein, Y. Wen, and A. Ray).
  • "Distributed network control for mobile multi-modal wireless sensor networks", Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (2011) 71(3):460-470 (with D. Bein, Y. Wen, S. Phoha and A. Ray).
  • "Wireless Network Capacity Enhancement Using Spatial Concurrency", 20th Annual Symp. of Wireless Communications, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA., June 2-4, 2010 (with S. Phoha).
  • "Space-time Coordinated Distributed Sensing Algorithms for Resource Efficient Narrowband Target Localization and Tracking," International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 81-99, January 2005 (with S. Phoha, J. D. Koch, E. Grele and C. Griffin)
  • "A Linear Array for Large Sparse Matrix Operations  -  I.  Cholesky Factorization", Parallel Algorithms and Application, vol. 13, no. 3, Jan. 1999, pp. 187-215 (with M.V. Padmini and B.N Jain)
  • "A Linear Array for Large Sparse Matrix Operations  - II.  Triangular System Solver and Matrix Multiplication", Parallel Algorithms and Application, vol. 13, no. 3, Jan. 1999, pp. 217-237 (with M.V. Padmini and B.N Jain)