Dr. S. Kranthi Kumar is a faculty member with a Ph.D. in Applied Cryptography and Cloud Security from GITAM Deemed to be University. He has M.Tech degrees in Information Technology and Computer Science from JNTU Kakinada and Acharya Nagarjuna University, respectively. With 16 years of experience in teaching, industry, and research, Dr. Kranthi Kumar brings a comprehensive skill set. He worked as a Data Specialist at IBM and focuses his research on Applied Cryptography, Network, and Cloud Security. He has published 25 research papers in reputable journals indexed by SCI, WOS, SCOPUS, and UGC. As a member of professional societies such as ISTE, CSI, IFERP, and IAENG, Dr. Kranthi Kumar actively engages with the academic community and stays updated with the latest advancements in Computer Science.