Dr. Meenakshi Kansal

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Cryptology from IIT Kharagpur

Email – meenakshi.kansal@rru.ac.in

About Dr. Meenakshi Kansal

Dr. Meenakshi Kansal is an Assistant Professor at SITAICS, RRU Gandhinagar. Prior to joining RRU, she was a postdoctoral fellow at NISER, Bhubaneshwar. Earlier, she was a postdoctoral researcher at IIT Madras. She was also associated with IIIT Vadodara as a visiting faculty for one semester. She has earned her Ph.D. from the Department of Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur under the supervision of Prof. Sourav Mukhopadhyay. Her primary research of interest is Cryptology. She has publications in reputed international journals and conferences like Advances in Mathematics of Communications (American Institute of Mathematical Sciences), IET Information Security, Africacrypt etc.

  • Cryptology, Post Quantum Cryptography
  • R Radheshwar, Meenakshi Kansal, Pierrick Méaux and Dibyendu Roy. “Differential Fault Attack on Rasta and FiLIPDSM”. IEEE Transactions on Computers, 2023. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/TC.2023.324462
  • Meenakshi Kansal, Amit Kumar Singh and Ratna Dutta. “Efficient Multi-Signature Scheme using Lattice”. The Computer Journal, Oxford university press, 2021
  • Meenakshi Kansal, Amit Kumar Singh and Ratna Dutta. “Efficient Multi-Signature Scheme using Lattice”. The Computer Journal, 65(9), pp. 2421-2429, 2022.
  • Meenakshi Kansal, Ratna Dutta and Sourav Mukhopadhyay. “Lattice based Nominative Signature using Pseudorandom Function”. IET Information Security, 15(4) pp: 317-332, 2021.
  • Meenakshi Kansal, Ratna Dutta and Sourav Mukhopadhyay. “Group Signature from Lattices Preserving Forward Security in Dynamic setting”. Advances in Mathematics of Communications, American Institute of Mathematical Sciences, 14(4) pp: 535-553, 2020.
  • Meenakshi Kansal and Ratna Dutta. “Round Optimal Secure Multisignature Schemes from Lattice with Public Key Aggregation and Signature Compression”. In the Proceeding of 12th International Conference on Cryptology, Africacrypt 2020, pp: 281-300, LNCS, Springer, 2020.
  • Meenakshi Kansal, Ratna Dutta and Sourav Mukhopadhyay.“Construction for a Nominative Signature Scheme from Lattice with Enhanced Security”. In the Proceeding of 3rd International Conference on Codes, Cryptology, and Information Security, C2SI 2019, pp: 72-91, LNCS, Springer, 2019.
  • Invited as a Speaker for Webinar interview series on “Crypto-Innovation” launched by National Centre of Excellence – Data security council of India (National-CoE- DSCI), September 2021.
  • Invited for a discussion and demonstration of my Research in Quantum Security Symposium 2021 organized by National CoE (a joint initiative of DSCI and the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY), Government of India), September 2021.
  • Delivered a talk on “Blockchain and Bitcoin” in a faculty development programme sponsored by All India Council for Technical Education and AICTE – Training and Learning (ATAL) and organized by Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology, Haryana, September 2021.
  • Delivered a talk on “Blockchain and Bitcoin” in a faculty development programme sponsored by All India Council for Technical Education and AICTE – Training and Learning (ATAL) and organized by CSE Department, NIT Agartala, July 2021.
  • Delivered a talk on “Blockchain and Bitcoin” in a faculty development programme sponsored by AICTE-ISTE and organized by The Center for Cryptography, Cyber Security and Digital forensics (C3D), LNMIIT, Jaipur, 2020.
  • Delivered a talk on “Multisignature and its Applications to Bitcoin” in a short term course on Advanced Topics in Cryptography organized by Dept. of Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur, 2020.
  • Delivered a talk on “Lattice based Cryptography” in a short term course on “Introduction to Cryptography” organized by Department of Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur, 2017.