Carnegie Mellon University

Vyas Sekar writing on a dry ease board.

June 28, 2022

Sekar earns IIT Madras Young Alumni Achiever Award

Electrical and Computer Engineering Tan Family Professor Vyas Sekar has received the Institute of Technology Madras' inaugural Young Alumni Achiever Award. The award recognizes the achievements of young alumni who have shown promise and early career success, identifying individuals who contribute time, experience, and resources to the institute's future graduates through mentorship and collaboration. 

A member of CyLab and co-director of its former Secure and Private Internet-of-Things (IoT) Initiative, Sekar is a world-leading expert on security and networking. His research focuses on data-driven networking and security, software-defined networking, network verification and testing, and more. Read more here.