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Kapal Dev is currently serving as Assistant Lecturer at Department of Computer Science, Munster Technological University (MTU), Ireland and formerly he was senior researcher at the same University. He has joined the Analysing Digital Content Challenge of the Digital Content Transformation (DCT) Research Strand in ADAPT as Academic Collaborator. Previously, he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the CONNECT Centre, School of Computer Science and Statistics, Trinity College Dublin (TCD). He worked for OCEANS Network as Head of Projects funded by the European Commission. He was awarded the PhD degree by Politecnico di Milano, Italy in 2019 under the prestigious fellowship of Erasmus Mundus funded by the European Commission. He is recently award as IEEE ComSoc EMEA Outstanding Young Researcher 2022 for promising research activities for the benefit of the Society. Also, received 2022 Irish Research Council Research Ally Prize for his great contribution towards mentorship/supervision of students at all levels. He is very active in leading successful projects as Principal Investigator under Horizon Europe MSCA Staff exchange, Erasmus + International Credit Mobility (ICM), Capacity Building for Higher Education, and H2020 CO-FUND projects and won over 1.2 million Euros funding in total. His research interests include Artificial Intelligence and Wireless Communication Networks targeting applications majorly towards industry 4.0/5.0. He has published over 70 plus research papers majorly in top IEEE Transactions, Magazines, and Conferences. He is an expert external evaluator of most prestigious European Research Council (ERC) starting grant, several MSCA Co-Fund schemes, Elsevier, IET, Springer Book proposals and top scientific journals and conferences. He is a Senior member of the IEEE, and professional member of ACM. He has worked with Huawei, Ireland, Johnson and Johnson, Ireland on security and privacy projects.