Senior Scientist, NISTAnoop Singhal is currently a Senior Computer Scientist in the Computer Security Division at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, MD. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. His research interests are in network security, cloud computing security, network forensics, security metrics and data mining systems. He is a member of ACM, senior member of the IEEE and he has co-authored, over 50 technical papers, in leading conferences and journals. He has given talks at several IEEE, ACM and the RSA conferences. He has also co-edited a book on Secure Cloud Computing.