About Me

Being a part of Precog@IIITD, I work on cool research problems. My primary research interests lies in Privacy and Security in Online Social Media, Complex Networks, Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning and Human-Computer Interaction.

Contact Details

Sonu Gupta
New Academic Block, IIIT-Delhi
New Delhi, India


Attentional Road Safety Networks

Under consideration at Pattern Recognition Letters Journal (arXiv preprint arXiv:1812.048460) 2018

Gupta, S., Srivatsav, D., Subramanyam, A V., and Kumaraguru, P.

MalReG: Detecting and Analyzing Malicious Retweeter Groups

In proceedings of the ACM India Joint International Conference on Data Science and Management of Data (CoDS-COMAD) 2019

Gupta, S., Kumaraguru, P., and Chakraborty, T.

CbI: Improving Credibility of User-Generated Content on Facebook

In proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Big Data Analytics (BDA) 2018

Gupta, S., Sachdeva, S., Dewan, P., and Kumaraguru, P.

Invitation or Bait? Detecting Malicious URLs in Facebook Events

In proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Contemporary Computing (IC3) 2018

Gupta, S. and Sachdeva, S.


Improving Credibility of User-Generated Content on Facebook

5th Security and Privacy Symposium 2017

Gupta,S., Sachdeva,S., Dewan, P. and Kumaraguru, P.

Devices, things and everything on Internet: where it’s taking us?

10th Annual Information Security Summit organized by Data Security Council of India (DSCI) 2015

Gupta,S. and Gupta, A.



Research Associate June 2017 - Present

My work with Precog lies at the core of my current interests, skills and expertise on social computing. Here, we study, analyze, and build different aspects of social systems (e.g. social web systems like Twitter, Facebook), including their security and privacy. By understanding and measuring complex networks, we try and build solutions for social good.

Let Me Know

Android Application Developer July 2014 - August 2014

Let me know is a start-up. I worked on the android app and my major task was to revamp the application with the latest features.

Hewlett Packard Education Services

Summer Training June 2014 - July 2014

During my two months training, I worked on an android application and at the end of the training I was awarded with the highest grade for my work.


Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida

Masters in Computer Science with specialization in Information Security 2015 - 2017

CGPA - 8.0/10

Govt. Women Engineering College, Ajmer

Bachelors in Computer Science Engineering 2011 - 2015

CGPA - 7.99/10


  • C/C++
  • Python
  • HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • Android
  • SQL
  • MongoDB
  • Flask