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Dr Bernardi Pranggono BEng, MDigComms, PhD, FHEA, MIEEE

Senior Lecturer in Computer Network Engineering


Summary

Dr Bernardi Pranggono is currently a Senior Lecturer in Computer Network Engineering at Sheffield Hallam University, UK. His research interests include cybersecurity, Internet of Things, cloud computing, and green ICT.

About

Dr Bernardi Pranggono is currently a Senior Lecturer in Computer Network Engineering at Sheffield Hallam. His research focuses on cyber security for critical infrastructure (CI) such as smart grid. How to protect CI against external and internal cyber-physical attacks, such as against Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)-specific vulnerabilities. He also has interests in Internet of Things, cloud computing, and green ICT. He has previously held positions at the Glasgow Caledonian University, Queen's University Belfast and University of Leeds. He received his BEng (Hons) degree in electronics and telecommunication engineering from Waseda University, Japan, Master degree in digital communications from Monash University, Australia and PhD in electronics and electrical engineering from the University of Leeds, UK. He has held industrial positions at Oracle, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Accenture, and Telstra. Dr Pranggono has co-authored over 40 papers in leading international conferences and journals, and contributed to three book chapters. He has served as Vice-Chair and Technical Program Committee member in numerous international conferences, such as IEEE HPCC and GLOBECOM. He also serves as referee of some renowned journals and conferences, such as IEEE ACCESS, IEEE Transaction on Industrial Informatics, IEEE Transaction on Power Delivery, IEEE Communication Magazine, IEEE Computer, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE ICC, MDPI Sensors, etc. He is an associate editor for Frontiers in Communications and Networks journal. Dr. Pranggono is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Specialist areas of interest

Network security
Green ICT
Cloud computing
Optical networking

Teaching

Department of Engineering and Mathematics

Business, Technology and Enterprise

SubjectArea

Electronic Engineering.

Courses

Electrical, Electronic and Control Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering.

Modules

Advanced Network Engineering, Architecture of Internet of Things, Computer Systems Engineering, Computer Networks and Communications Systems, Railway Communications, Wireless LANs

Research

Relevant Projects

Smart Grid Cyber Security Study, GCU, 2014-2016 Prevention, Protection and Reaction to Cyber Attacks to Critical Infrastructures (PRECYSE), FP7, 2012-2013. Intelligent Energy-Aware Networks (INTERNET), EPSRC, 2010. Heterogeneous IP Networks (HIPNet), EPSRC, 2007-2009. Integrated Storage Area Networks (INSTANT), DTI-EPSRC, 2004-2007.

  • Smart Grid Cyber Security Study, GCU, 2014-2016
  • Prevention, Protection and Reaction to Cyber Attacks to Critical Infrastructures (PRECYSE), FP7, 2012-2013.
  • Intelligent Energy-Aware Networks (INTERNET), EPSRC, 2010.
  • Heterogeneous IP Networks (HIPNet), EPSRC, 2007-2009.
  • Integrated Storage Area Networks (INSTANT), DTI-EPSRC, 2004-2007.

GMPR - Geometric Modelling and Pattern Recognition Research Group.

Publications

Journal articles

Dizon, E., & Pranggono, B. (2021). Smart streetlights in Smart City: a case study of Sheffield. Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing. http://doi.org/10.1007/s12652-021-02970-y

Okfalisa, O., Rusnedy, H., Iswavigra, D.U., Pranggono, B., Haerani, E., & Saktioto, T. (2020). Decision Support System For Smartphone Recommendation: The Comparison Of Fuzzy AHP and Fuzzy ANP In Multi-Attribute Decision Making. SINERGI, 25 (1), 101-110. http://doi.org/10.22441/sinergi.2021.1.013

Pranggono, B., & Arabo, A. (2020). COVID‐19 Pandemic Cybersecurity Issues. Internet Technology Letters. http://doi.org/10.1002/itl2.247

Alboaneen, D., Tianfield, H., Zhang, Y., & Pranggono, B. (2020). A metaheuristic method for joint task scheduling and virtual machine placement in cloud data centers. Future Generation Computer Systems, 115, 201-212. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2020.08.036

Okfalisa, O., Y, S., C.H., A.R., & Pranggono, B. (2020). The enhancement of collaborative learning through integrated knowledge management systems: E-learning model. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 98 (13), 2566-2579.

Alboaneen, D., Pranggono, B., Alshammari, D., Alqahtani, N., & Alyaffer, R. (2020). Predicting the Epidemiological Outbreak of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Saudi Arabia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17 (12), 4568. http://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17124568

Mikail, A., & Pranggono, B. (2019). Securing Infrastructure-as-a-Service Public Clouds Using Security Onion. Applied System Innovation, 2 (1). http://doi.org/10.3390/asi2010006

Annor-Asante, M., & Pranggono, B. (2018). Development of Smart Grid Testbed with Low-Cost Hardware and Software for Cybersecurity Research and Education. Wireless Personal Communications, 101, 1357-1377.

Popoola, O., & Pranggono, B. (2017). On energy consumption of switch-centric data center networks. The Journal of Supercomputing, 74 (1), 334-369. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11227-017-2132-5

Asri, S., & Pranggono, B. (2015). Impact of Distributed Denial-of-Service Attack on Advanced Metering Infrastructure. Wireless Personal Communications, 83 (3), 2211-2223. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11277-015-2510-3

Yang, Y., McLaughlin, K., Sezer, S., Littler, T., Im, E.G., Pranggono, B., & Wang, H.F. (2014). Multiattribute SCADA-specific intrusion detection system for power networks. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 29 (3), 1092-1102. http://doi.org/10.1109/TPWRD.2014.2300099

Chou, H.-.H., Pranggono, B., Wilkinson, T.D., Zhang, F., Crossland, W.A., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2012). Free-space optoelectronic switching cores with MPLS for SANs over WDM ring networks. Journal of Optical Communications and Networking, 4 (7), 533-545. http://doi.org/10.1364/JOCN.4.000533

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J. (2012). Performance evaluation of survivable WDM based SANs in a metro ring network. Optik, 123 (4), 366-370. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijleo.2011.03.033

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2011). Design and performance evaluation of a metro WDM storage area network with IP datagram support. Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, 122 (18), 1598-1602. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijleo.2010.10.008

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2011). Performance analysis of a metro WDM ring networks with variable-length packets under symmetric and asymmetric traffic. Optical Fiber Technology, 17 (3), 171-178. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.yofte.2011.01.011

El-Gorashi, T.E.H., Pranggono, B., Mehmood, R., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2008). A mirroring strategy for SANs in a metro WDM sectioned ring architecture under different traffic scenarios. Journal of Optical Communications, 29 (2), 89-97. http://doi.org/10.1515/JOC.2008.29.2.89

(n.d.). The State of the Art in Intrusion Prevention and Detection. . http://doi.org/10.1201/b16390

Conference papers

Kameko, M., Anderson, M.R., Lukitosari, V., Pranggono, B., & Satari, S.Z. (2021). Assalamu'alaykum Warahmatullohi Wabarakatuh Selamat pagi, salam sejahtera untuk kita semua. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 1821 (1). http://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/1821/1/011003

Abubakar, A., & Pranggono, B. (2017). Machine learning based intrusion detection system for software defined networks. In 2017 7th International Conference on Emerging Security Technologies, EST 2017, Canterbury. IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/EST.2017.8090413

Razaq, A., Pranggono, B., Tianfield, H., & Yue, H. (2015). Simulating Smart Grid : Co-Simulation of Power and Communication Network. In 50th IEEE International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC) 2015, Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-Trent, 2015 - 4 September 2015.

Al Mahruqi, A., Pranggono, B., Haney, B., & Stewart, B. (2015). Energy and performance-aware server VMs consolidation in IaaS cloud computing. In 2nd International Conference on Next Generation Computing and Communication Technologies (ICNGCCT 2015).

Al Mahruqi, A., Pranggono, B., Hainey, B., & Stewart, B. (2015). A review of green cloud computing techniques and algorithms. In 2nd International Conference on Next Generation Computing and Communication Technologies (ICNGCCT 2015).

Alboaneen, D.A., Pranggono, B., & Tianfield, H. (2014). Energy-aware virtual machine consolidation for cloud data centers. In IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing 2014, London, 2014 - 2014 (pp. 1010-1015). IEEE Computer Society

Alboaneen, D.A., Pranggono, B., & Tianfield, H. (2014). Energy-Aware Virtual Machine Consolidation for Cloud Data Centers. In IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing 2014, London, 2014 - 2014 (pp. 1010-1015). IEEE Computer Society

Yang, Y., McLaughlin, K., Sezer, S., Littler, T., Pranggono, B., Brogan, P., & Wang, H.F. (2013). Intrusion detection system for network security in synchrophasor systems. IET Conference Publications, 2013 (618 CP), 246-252.

Arabo, A., & Pranggono, B. (2013). Mobile Malware and Smart Device Security: Trends, Challenges and Solutions. In Dumitrache, I., Florea, A.M., & Pop, F. (Eds.) 19th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science (CSCS) 2013, (pp. 526-531). IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/CSCS.2013.27

Yang, Y., McLaughlin, K., Littler, T., Sezer, S., Pranggono, B., & Wang, H. (2013). Intrusion Detection System for IEC 60870-5-104 Based SCADA Networks. In IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting (PESGM) 2013, (pp. 1-5). IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/PESMG.2013.6672100

Yang, Y., McLaughlin, K., Littler, T., Sezer, S., Im, E.G., Yao, Z.Q., ... Wang, H.F. (2012). Man-in-the-middle attack test-bed investigating cyber-security vulnerabilities in smart grid SCADA systems. IET Conference Publications, 2012 (611 CP). http://doi.org/10.1049/cp.2012.1831

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2009). Survivability in metro WDM storage area networks. ICTON 2009: 11th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks. http://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2009.5185215

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2008). Traffic statistics in WDM storage area networks. Proceedings of 2008 10th Anniversary International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks, ICTON, 3, 89-92. http://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2008.4598662

El-Gorashi, T.E.H., Pranggono, B., Mehmood, R., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2008). A data Mirroring technique for SANs in a Metro WDM sectioned ring. In International Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2008, (pp. 1-6). IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/ONDM.2008.4578420

Pranggono, B., Mehmood, R., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2007). Performance evaluation of a metro WDM multi-channel ring network with variable-length packets. IEEE International Conference on Communications, 2394-2399. http://doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2007.402

Pranggono, B., Mehmood, R., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2007). Data mirroring for metro WDM storage area networks. Proceedings of 2007 9th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks, ICTON 2007, 4, 88-91. http://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2007.4296348

Mehmood, R., Pranggono, B., El-Gorashi, T., & Elmirghani, J. (2007). Performance evaluation of a metro WDM slotted ring network with san extension. Proceedings of the 7th IASTED International Conferences on Wireless and Optical Communications, WOC 2007, 231-236.

Pranggono, B., Mehmood, R., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2007). Performance Evaluation of a Metro WDM Multi-channel Ring Network with Variable-length Packets. In IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2007, (pp. 2394-2399). IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2006.255210

El-Gorashi, T.E.H., Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2006). Multi-wavelength metro WDM sectioned ring for SAN extension under hot node scenario and variable traffic profiles. 2006 International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks, 1, 139-146. http://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2006.248261

El-Gorashi, T.E.H., Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2006). WDM metropolitan sectioned ring for Storage Area Networks extension with symmetrical and asymmetrical traffic. In IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2006, Istanbul, (pp. 2669-2674). IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2006.255182

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2005). Performance evaluation of INSTANT - A metro WDM SAN under balanced and unbalanced traffic conditions. Proceedings of 2005 7th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks, ICTON 2005, 2, 437-440. http://doi.org/10.1109/ICTON.2005.1506193

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2005). Design on Storage Area Network based on WDM networking. In London Communications Symposium (LCS). https://www.ee.ucl.ac.uk/lcs/previous/LCS2005/17.pdf

Pranggono, B., & Elmirghani, J.M.H. (2005). A novel optical storage area network implemented in a metro WDM setting. In High Performance Switching and Routing, 2005. HPSR. 2005 Workshop on, Hong Kong, (pp. 49-52). IEEE: http://doi.org/10.1109/HPSR.2005.1503192

Book chapters

Razaq, A., Tianfield, H., Pranggono, B., & Yue, H. (2016). Simulating smart grid cyber security. In Mouftah, H.T., & Erol-Kantarci, M. (Eds.) Smart grid: networking, data management and business models. (pp. 97-116). Boca Raton, Fl: CRC Press: http://doi.org/10.1201/b19664

Pranggono, B., Alboaneen, D., & Tianfield, H. (2014). Simulation tools for cloud computing. In Pathan, A.-.S.K., Monowar, M.M., & Khan, S. (Eds.) Simulation Technologies in Networking and Communications : Selecting the Best Tool for the Test. (pp. 311-335). CRC Press: https://www.crcpress.com/Simulation-Technologies-in-Networking-and-Communications-Selecting-the/Pathan-Monowar-Khan/9781482225495

Pranggono, B., & Tianfield, H. (2014). Green Data Center. In Ariwa, E. (Ed.) Green Technology Applications for Enterprise and Academic Innovation. (pp. 179-199). IGI-Global: http://www.igi-global.com/book/green-technology-applications-enterprise-academic/90599

Pranggono, B., McLaughlin, K., Yang, Y., & Sezer, S. (2014). Intrusion detection systems for critical infrastructure. In Pathan, A.-.S.K. (Ed.) The State of the Art in Intrusion Prevention and Detection. (pp. 115-138). London: CRC Press: https://www.crcpress.com/The-State-of-the-Art-in-Intrusion-Prevention-and-Detection/Pathan/9781482203516

Internet Publications

Pranggono, B. (2014). A self-destructing phone isn’t the last word in security. https://theconversation.com/a-self-destructing-phone-isnt-the-last-word-in-security-23937

Pranggono, B. (2013). Bring your own device, lose your employer’s secrets. https://theconversation.com/bring-your-own-device-lose-your-employers-secrets-20742

Other activities

  • 1. TPC member of the 18th IEEE International Conference on Advanced and Trusted Computing (ATC 2021).
  • 2. TPC member of the 3rd ACM International Symposium on Blockchain and Secure Critical Infrastructure (BSCI 2021).
  • 3. Guest Editor, Sustainability, Special Issue on Green ICT, Artificial Intelligence and Smart Cities, MDPI, 2020-2021.
  • 4. Guest Editor, Sensors, Special Issue on Context-Aware Sensing for Disaster Management, MDPI, 2020-2021.
    • Editorial Board - Frontiers in Communications and Networks (2020-now)
    • Editorial Board - Journal of Integrated and Advanced Engineering (JIAE) (2020-now)
    • Editorial Board - Communications and Information Technology (CommIT) (2020-now)
    • Editorial Board - International Journal of Computers and Applications (2020-now)
    • Editorial Board - Internetworking Indonesia Journal (2010-now)

Postgraduate supervision

Cybersecurity, Internet of Things, cloud computing, and green ICT.

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