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Dr. Ruchir Gupta
Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
+91-9425156958 (M)
Area of Interest: 
Edge Computing, IoT, Game Theory, Peer-to-peer network, Social Networks

Short Biography
Dr Ruchir Gupta is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)  Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. Previously he was a professor at JNU,  Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Varanasi,  Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India. He has completed his PhD from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. His research interests include Edge Computing, IoT, Game Theory, Peer-to-peer network, Social Networks and Machine Learning.

Academic Qualification

PhD, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Prospective Students

If you are interested in PhD with me, you can drop me a mail at rgupta.cse[at]iitbhu.ac.in. The institute follows a centralized policy for PhD admission, and you need to go through the institute website.


Professional Experience

  1. Associate Professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi, India  (Currently serving from November 2020)
  2. Professor at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi, India, November 2020 to July 2022 (On EoL from IIT Varanasi)
  3. Assistant Professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi, India  June 2017 – November 2020
  4. Assistant Professor at Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur, India, July 2014 –  June 2017
  5. Visiting Faculty at Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, India, August 2013 – July 2014
  6. Assistant Professor at MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, India, September 2002 – July 2008
  7. Assistant Engineer (Design) at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Korwa, Amethi, India, December 2001 - August 2002

Courses Taught

Undergraduate Courses:

  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Architecture
  • Operating System
  • Studio Course (Embedded Systems)
  • Information Theory

Postgraduate Courses:

  • Game Theory
  • Mathematics for Computer Science
  • Queueing Theory and Networks
  • Social Networks
  1. K. Rajkumar, A.Goswami. Lakshmanan K, R Gupta, "Comment on “Federated Learning with Differential Privacy: Algorithms and Performance Analysis”" In IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security (Accepted for publication)
  2. S. Kumar, A. Goswami, R. Gupta, S. P. Singh and A. Lay-Ekuakille, "A Cost-Effective and QoS-Aware User Allocation Approach for Edge Computing Enabled IoT", in IEEE Internet of Things Journal (Accepted for publication)
  3. S. Kumar, R. Gupta, K. Lakshmanan and V. Maurya, "A Game-Theoretic Approach for Increasing Resource Utilization in Edge Computing Enabled Internet of Things," in IEEE Access, vol. 10, pp. 57974-57989, 2022, doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2022.3175850.
  4.  S. Kumar, A. Goswami, R. Gupta, S. P. Singh and A. Lay-Ekuakille, "A Game-Theoretic Approach for Cost-Effective Multicast Routing in the Internet of Things," in IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 9, no. 18, pp. 18041-18053, 15 Sept.15, 2022, doi: 10.1109/JIOT.2022.3164028.
  5. A. Sharma, K. Lakshmanan, R. Gupta and A. Gupta, "Stochastic Arrow-Hurwicz Algorithm for Path Selection and Rate Allocation in Self-Backhauled mmWave Networks," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 716-720, March 2022, doi: 10.1109/LCOMM.2021.3131328.
  6. Abhinav Sharma, Ruchir Gupta, K. Lakshmanan, Atul Gupta: Transition Based Discount Factor for Model Free Algorithms in Reinforcement Learning. Symmetry 13(7): 1197 (2021)
  7. Abhinav Sharma, K. Lakshmanan, Ruchir Gupta, Atul Gupta:Multi-Time Scale Smoothed Functional With Nesterov's Acceleration. IEEE Access 9: 113489-113499 (2021)
  8. Ruchir Gupta, Yatindra Nath Singh and Antariksh Goswami, “ Trust Estimation in Peer to Peer networks using BLUE” in Peer to peer networking and Applications.
  9. Mayank Kumar, “Overlapping Attributed Graph Clustering using Mixed strategy games” in Applied Intelligence.
  10. Bhaskar Mukhoty, Ruchir Gupta, Lakshmanan K and Mayank Kumar, “ A Parameter Free Affinity Based Clustering”, Applied IntelligenceVolume 50, Issue 12, Dec 2020 pp 4543–4556https://doi.org/10.1007/s10489-020-01812-2
  11. Ruchir Gupta, Lakshmanan K and Abhay Sah,” Beam alignment for mmWave using non-stationary bandits” in IEEE Communications Letters, 2020, doi= 10.1109/LCOMM.2020.3005801.
  12. Nitin Singha, Yatindra Nath Singh,Ruchir Gupta, "Adaptive Capacity Partitioning in Cooperative Computing to Maximize Received Resources," in IEEE Access, pp. 1-3, 2019,doi=10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2926805.
  13. A. Goswami, G. S. Parashari and R. Gupta, "Evolutionary Stability of Reputation-Based Incentive Mechanisms in P2P Systems," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 22, no. 2, pp. 268-271, Feb. 2018.
  14. A. Goswami, R. Gupta and G. S. Parashari, "Reputation-Based Resource Allocation in P2P Systems: A Game Theoretic Perspective," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 1273-1276, June 2017.
  15. R. Gupta and Y. N. Singh, "Reputation aggregation in peer-to-peer network using differential gossip algorithm," 2016 IEEE 32nd International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), Helsinki, 2016, pp. 1562-1563.
  16. A. Mehta, B. Mukhoty, R. Gupta,"Controlling Spread of Rumor Using Neighbor Centrality" in Acta Physica Polonica B . Oct2016, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p2325-2339. 15p.
  17. R. Gupta and Y. N. Singh, "Reputation Aggregation in Peer-to-Peer Network Using Differential Gossip Algorithm," in IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 27, no. 10, pp. 2812-2823, Oct. 1 2015.
  18. R. Gupta and Y. N. Singh, “Reputation Based Probabilistic resource allocation for Avoiding Free Riding and Formation of Common Interest Groups in Unstructured P2P Networks” in Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications - Springer November 2016, Volume 9, Issue 6, pp 1101–1113.
  19. Pradumn Kumar Pandey, Bibhas Adhikari, Ruchir Gupta "Measuring diversity of network models using distorted information diffusion process" COMSNETS 2015
  20. R. Gupta, Abhijeet C. Mali and Y. N. Singh, "Adaptive Push‐Then‐Pull Gossip Algorithm for Scale‐free Networks" ICEIT Conference on Advances in Mobile Communications, Networking and Computing.
  21. Ruchir Gupta, Manoj Kr. Shukla, “Performance Analysis of Tree Based Inter‐leaver with Iterative IDMA Receivers using Optimum Power Allocation Algorithm”, in the IEEE sponsored First UK‐India International Workshop onCognitive Wireless Systems (UKIWCWS 2009) held at IIT Delhi, India during December 11‐12, 2009
  22. Ruchir Gupta, Manoj Kr. Shukla, “Analysis and Design of Prime Inter‐leaver for Multiuser Iterative IDMA Systems”, in the International Conference “IEEE sponsored CICN2010
  23. Shukla, M. and Ruchir Gupta. "Performance Analysis of Optimum Inter‐leaver based on Prime Numbers for Multiuser Iterative IDMA Systems." IJITN 2.3 (2010): 51‐65
  1. Dean School of Engineering, JNU from January 2021 to July 2022
  2. Director (Placement), JNU from December 2020 to July 2022
  3. Admin Warden Aryabhatta Hostel IIT Varanasi till November 2020
  4. Faculty Advisor, Indian Heritage Club at IIITDM Jabalpur
  5. Associate warden, Hall3, IIITDM Jabalpur
  6. Member, Canteen Committee, IIITDM Jabalpur
  7. Member, Placement Cell, IIITDM Jabalpur
  8. Student Member, SPGC, IIT Kanpur
  9. Student Member, SEPC, IIT Kanpur
  10. Coordinator, Academic Affairs Council, IIT Kanpur
  1. "Revisiting traditional Indian agricultural practices against climate change vulnerabilities using machine learning techniques" jointly by JNU & IIT New Delhi", Funded by the Department of Science and Technology. (Ongoing)
  2.  "Learning Radio Resource Management" Funded by Nokia Amount Sanctioned Euro 15000. Year of Sanction 2019, Duration of the project, two years (Ongoing).
  3. "Incorporating Intelligence in E-Mail System", Funded by Board for Research in Nuclear Science (BRNS) Amount Sanctioned Rs.13,68,000.00, Year of Sanction 2018 , Duration of the project, two years (Completed).
  4.  "Physical Layer Security for LTE based Wireless Networks to increase Jamming Margin" Funded by Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) Amount Sanctioned Rs.36,00,000.00 (Completed).