Pradeep K. Atrey

Pradeep K. Atrey

Associate Professor
College of Nanotechnology, Science, and Engineering
Department of Computer Science
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Ph.D. (Computer Science) School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore (February 2007) (ranked 25th as per the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-15)

M.S. (Software Systems) Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, Pilani, India (1999)

B.Tech. (Computer Science and Engineering) Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur, India (1991)

Pradeep K. Atrey

Dr. Pradeep Atrey is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science, where he serves as Director of Undergraduate Programming. He is also co-director of the Albany Lab for Privacy and Security (ALPS).


Research Interests

Multimedia data analytics with a focus on security and privacy issues in application areas such as surveillance, social media, and cloud computing.

Security and Privacy Issues in:

  • Large-scale Multimedia Surveillance - Multimedia surveillance: suspicious event detection for public safety, privacy protection in video surveillance systems
  • Social Media and Networks - Privacy-aware cloud-based social networking, cyber bullying detection and personality prediction using social media data
  • Cloud-based Computing - Encrypted domain multimedia data processing over cloud: in surveillance, social media and health applications 

Multimedia Security and Forensics - Digital evidence authentication, Protection of multimedia data (text documents, image and video) using secret sharing

Multimedia Data Mining - Multimedia data on web: concept detection in videos


Personal Page

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