Dr Ali Ismail Awad
Profiles

Dr Ali Ismail Awad

Visiting Researcher

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

Role

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

Teaching interests

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

Research interests

  • Information Security 
  • Biometrics 
  • Computer Networking 
  • Medical Image Analysis 

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. On-going
  • 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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