Faculty Profile

Prof.Asheesh Dixit

Office: E-414/01, Engineering Block, SSPU, Kiwale
Educational Details: Ph.D. (Pursing)

M.E (Computer Science & Engineering), Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani, India

B.E (Computer Science & Engineering), Institute of Technology Bhopal, India

PMP certification from PMI, USA

PGP in Management from IIM Rohtak

Work Experience: Asheesh Dixit is an Information Technology specialist with 30 years of experience in the IT Industry, Academia, and Research
 Brief Profile: Asheesh has worked for many global IT organizations in India, the USA, the EU region, and Korea, in the capacity of General Manager Engineering & Offshore Development Center(ODC) In-charge for Real Network, Inc. USA at Mindtree Ltd, Bangalore & Pune. As a Delivery Head at Calsoft Ltd, Pune, he has managed key accounts of global IT giants like Sun Microsystems Inc., USA, Brocade Inc., USA, NetApps Inc., USA Syncsort Inc., and IMLogic Inc., USA. He was a General Manager (Software Development & QA) at Integrated Decisions & systems (IDeaS) [Now SAS] in India and USA, and a Project Manager in Samsung R&D ODC at Bangalore and Korea. He was also associated with Novell, Inc. India and USA, as a software Project Manager and as a project lead in National Informatics Center (NIC), New Delhi.

In addition to his industrial experience, Asheesh has been very active in academia. With his current position as an Associate Professor at SSPU; he was in past an approved Director of the University of Pune (now Savitribai Phule University [SPPU]), Pune, and has worked as Director of two Institutes affiliated with SPPU. He is regularly invited as a speaker and project & conference/seminar Jury at various engineering and management institutes. He is also a founder and Ex-Director of two IT startups operating from Pune.


He is an ardent researcher and has wide areas of interest, particularly in High-Performance Computing (HPC), Design patterns, Micro-services architecture, Cloud computing, Big Data Engineering Analytics

Dr. Ashvini Chaudhari Bhongade

Office: E 213 Engineering Block Symbiosis Skills and Professional University 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment
Educational Details:
  • Ph.D. in Software Engineering from BVDU,
  • M. Tech in Industrial Mathematics with computer application
  • Bachelors in Information Technology NMU, Jalgaon, Maharashtra
  • SET in Computer Science 2009, Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Certified International software Testing qualifications board (ISTQB), Certified Business Analyst.
Work Experience:

12 years of experience in Academics and I.T. Industry, worked as HOD, Research Head, Academic coordinator, Quality assurance Analyst, and Business Analyst in reputed organizations such as SSPU, COX automotive, and EIOSYS.

Research Areas:

Several international, national publications and patents

Published research articles in reputed journals like IEEE Xplore. Recipient of various awards such as “Vidyabhushan” by INSA, “Best Teacher” by PCCCS. The area of research interest is Agile software development and risk management in modern SDLC.

Prof Sweta A Dargad

Office: E-212, Engineering Block Symbiosis Skills, and Professional University, Kiwale.
Educational Details:
  • Pursuing Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from Nirma University, Institute of Technology. MTech degree in C.S.E. (Information and Network Security) from Nirma University, Institute of Technology, and B.E. (Computer Engineering) from RGTU Bhopal.
Work Experience: 8 years of Academic experience in academics and 1 year in research.
Profile Her expertise are Cryptography, Cyber Security, Computer and Advanced Networks, Wireless Networks, 5G Networks. Recipient of Vice Chancellor Scholarship for academic Excellence in 2011- R.G.P.V. Published 8 papers in international journals and conferences and a Patent on Network Monitoring System using SNMP. Published a book chapter on “Deep learning for analysis of COVID-19 electronic health records “. Attended GTEP International Faculty Development Program in UK.

Dr. Karuna S Bhosale

Office E413, Engineering Block, SSPU, Pune
Educational Details: Ph.D. in Cybersecurity domain

Registered for Post-Doc at the Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria in July Completed her Full-Time Ph.D. in Cybersecurity domain from Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria, Europe.

At present Pursuing LLB (Mumbai University) Last Semester (Sem VI) with Special subjects as Banking Law & Negotiable Instrument Act and Law Relating to women & Children

Work Experience: Eight years of Teaching experience, specialty in Subjects of Electronics and telecommunications. The research area belongs to Machine Learning and Cybersecurity. 

Guided a batch of 80 Indian Students to the Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria for their 45 days Internship period.

Research Areas: Cybersecurity Domain,

Her Expertise is in the Cybersecurity domain, the research areas belong to Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. Contributed to Book titled, “Distributed Denial of Service Attacks, Concepts, Mathematical and Cryptographic Solutions”, edited by Rajeev Singh and Mangey Ram, De Gruyter,2021. Published 10 Research Papers in International Journals and conferences 04 at the National level.