Satyajayant Misra
Professor (CS and ECE)
Nakayama Professor of Engineering
Associate Dean of Research,
College of Engineering


New Mexico State University
CS Office: Science Hall 148; Phone: (575) 646-6256; Email: misra@cs.nmsu.edu



Research Interests

  • Wireless Sensor Ad-Hoc Networks: Node placement for Connectivity/Survivability; Energy Harvesting, Sensors designs and development; Security, Privacy, and Anonymity in Communication.
  • Smart Grid: Secure, Resilient, and Scalable Network and Communication Architecture design.
  • Future Internet: Scalable and Holistic Protocol design for users privacy & security and efficient system utilization.
  • Social Networks: Anonymity in Social Graph Structures, Security from Sybil Attacks, Use of Social Networks for improving Human Communication.
  • High Performance Computing: Expanding on one-sided communication primitives and scaling them for exascale High Performance Computing.



  • Ph.D. in Computer Science (08/2003 - 08/2009)
    Advisor:Professor Guoliang Xue
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering
    Arizona State University (ASU), Tempe, AZ

  • M.Sc. in Information Systems and Physics (08/98 - 07/03)
    Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences (BITS)
    Rajasthan, India