Dr Sharada Valiveti is working as an Associate Professor in Computer Science and Engineering Department. She has an academic experience of more than 19 years. She did her BE in Computer Engineering from Birla Vishwakarma Mahavidyalaya, Anand, ME in Computer Engineering from ISTAR, Anand and PhD from Nirma University in the area of "Enhancing Security with effective routing mechanisms in ad hoc networks". She is working as the Coordinator for MTech CSE (Information and Network Security) programme. Her area of specialisation is Security and Networks. Her research interests include Ad Hoc Networks and Information Security. She has published various publications International Journal and Conferences in the domain of Network and Security. She is actively involved in the development of Intrusion Detection Systems for various types of networks. She is currently working on User Profiling and Anomaly Detection in ad hoc networks.