Dr Ali Ismail Awad
Profiles

Dr Ali Ismail Awad

Visiting Researcher

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

  • Visiting Researcher at University of Plymouth, United Kingdom 
  • Associate Professor at LuleĆ„ University of Technology, Sweden 
  • Coordinator of the Master Programme in Information Security at LuleĆ„ University of Technology, Sweden

Teaching interests

  • Applied Computer Security 
  • IT-Infrastructure Security
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
  • Biometric Technologies
  • Network Security 

Research interests

  • Cybersecurity
  • Biometrics
  • Network Security
  • Internet-of-Things
  • Image Analysis

Conferences organised

  • International Conference:2nd International Conference on Security, Privacy, and Trust (INSERT'18), in conjunction with the Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS 2018), September 9-12, Poznan, Poland, 2018.
  • International Conference:1st International Conference on Security, Privacy, and Trust (INSERT'17), in conjunction with the Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS 2017), September 3-6, Prague, Czech Republic, 2017.
  • Special Session on IoT Emerging Technologies: Design and Security (ITEMS'16), in conjunction with the 23rd International Conference Telecommunications (ICT 2016), May 16-18, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2016.
  • International Workshop on Emerging Aspects in Information Security (EAIS'16) in conjunction with the Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (FedCSIS 2016), September 11-14, Gdansk, Poland, 2016.

Other academic activities

  • Special Issue on:"Security and Privacy of Wearable and Implantable IoT Devices", an edited special issue for the Internet of Things; Engineering Cyber Physical Human Systems Journal, Elsevier. On-going.
  • Special Issue on: "Security and Privacy in Big Data-enabled Smart Cities: Opportunities and Challenges", an edited special issue for the Future Generation Computer Systems (FGCS) Journal, Elsevier. On-going.
  • Special Issue on: "Security of IoT-enabled Infrastructures in Smart Cities", an edited special issue for the AdHoc Networks Journal, Elsevier. https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/ad-hoc-networks/vol/92
  • Special Issue on: "Advances in Soft Computing Techniques for Image Processing", an edited special issue for the International Journal of Computer Vision and Robotics (IJCVR), Vol.3, No. 4, Inderscience Publishers Ltd., 2013.Link.
  • Special Issue on: "Biometrics Imaging as Application Domain of Machine Learning Techniques", an edited special issue for the International Journal of Computer Vision and Image Processing (IJCVIP), published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group Inc.).Link.

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