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Dr Mohan Baruwal Chhetri

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Biography

Dr. Mohan Baruwal Chhetri is a Senior Research Scientist at CSIRO's Data61, where he leads the Human-Machine Collaboration for Cybersecurity research theme within the Cybersecurity & Quantum Systems Research Group. His expertise lies at the intersection of humans, AI, and cybersecurity. Dr Baruwal Chhetri is passionate about developing intelligent solutions that enhance decision-making in complex cyber-physical-social ecosystems. These solutions range from automating routine tasks to augmenting human capabilities for informed choices in critical situations. He is also interested in exploring the ethical, social, and security implications of emerging technologies, including artificial intelligence, extended reality, and quantum. Dr Baruwal Chhetri's academic background includes a Master of Information Technology (MIT) and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from Monash University and Swinburne University of Technology, respectively. Prior to joining CSIRO, he served as a lecturer at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. He has published more than 100 academic papers on a range of topics including cybersecurity, self-adaptive and autonomic systems, cloud computing, quality of service (QoS) management, and agent-based systems.

Academic Qualifications

  • 2019

    Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching (Higher Education)
    Swinburne University of Technology

  • 2016

    Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Science)
    Swinburne University of Technology

  • 2003

    Master of Information Technology
    Monash University

  • 2001

    Graduate Diploma in Computing
    University of Ballarat

  • 2000

    Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical & Electronics)
    Bharathiar University

Achievements and Awards

  • 2024-2024

    Collaboration (Further Together)
    Software and Computational Systems Program, CSIRO's Data61

  • 2024-2024

    Collaboration (Further Together)
    Next Generation Graduates Program, CSIRO's Data61

  • 2023-2023

    Science Excellence
    Software and Computational Systems Program, CSIRO's Data61

  • 2023-2023

    Collaboration (Further Together)
    Software and Computational Systems Program, CSIRO's Data61

  • 2023-2023

    Collaboration (Further Together)
    Cybersecurity and Quantum Systems Research Group, CSIRO's Data61

  • 2022-2022

    Trusted (Delivering on Commitments)
    Collaborative Intelligence Future Science Platform, CSIRO's Data61

  • 2021-2021

    Collaboration (Further Together)
    Software and Computational Systems Program, CSIRO's Data61

  • 2019-2019

    Service Award
    Fifth IEEE International Conference on Collaboration and Internet Computing

Current Roles

  • Team Leader
    Human Centric Security Team

  • Senior Research Scientist
    Cybersecurity and Quantum Systems Group

  • Coordinator
    SCS Biannual Awards

  • Project Leader
    Collaborative Intelligence for Cyber Security (CINTEL FSP)

  • Project Leader
    Understanding Quantum Readiness across Australian Industry Sectors (RI FSP & QT FSP)

  • Project Leader
    CyberBUDDY (Cyber Security CRC)

Professional Experiences

  • 2022-2023

    Research Manager
    Software & Computational Systems Program

  • 2019-2022

    Adjunct Research Fellow
    Swinburne University of Technology

  • 2018-2019

    Lecturer
    Swinburne University of Technology

  • 2005-2017

    Research Engineer/Associate/Fellow
    Swinburne University of Technology

  • 2003-2004

    Research Associate
    Monash University