People

Director and Head of Research in Security and Privacy

 

Academic Staff

Dr Rami Bahsoon

Dr Rami Bahsoon

Senior Lecturer in Software Engineering

School of Computer Science

Dr Rami Bahsoon is a Senior Lecturer in Software Engineering (Associate Professor) and founding member of the Birmingham Software Engineering Group and the Cloud Software Engineering "interest group" at the School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham. He is also an active member of the Centre of Excellent for Research in Computational Intelligence and Applications (CERCIA), ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 4770
Email
r.bahsoon@cs.bham.ac.uk

Dr Tom Chothia

Dr Tom Chothia

Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security

School of Computer Science

Dr Tom Chothia is a Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security for the School of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham. His research involves the development of new mathematical analysis, and the application of these techniques to cyber security problems.

For more information, please see Tom's homepage.

 

Email
t.p.chothia@cs.bham.ac.uk

Dr David Galindo

Dr David Galindo

Senior Lecturer in Computer Security

School of Computer Science

Dr David Galindo is a Senior Lecturer in Computer Security at the School of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham with 15 years of experience in applied cryptography research. He is a member of the University's Centre for Cyber Security and Privacy. He is also Lead Cryptographer in Cambridge-based AI and digital economics start-up Fetch.ai.

His work has been published in top ...

Telephone
0121 414 4794
Email
d.galindo@cs.bham.ac.uk

Professor Flavio Garcia

Professor Flavio Garcia

Professor of Computer Security

School of Computer Science

Flavio Garcia is a Professor of Computer Security and EPSRC Fellow at the Birmingham Centre for Cyber Security and Privacy. His work focuses on the design and evaluation of cryptographic primitives and protocols for embedded devices like smart cards and automotive components.

Flavio research focuses on the design and evaluation of cryptographic primitives and protocols for embedded devices such ...

Email
f.garcia@bham.ac.uk

Dr Mihai Ordean

Dr Mihai Ordean

Lecturer in Computer Science

School of Computer Science

Dr Mihai Ordean is a lecturer for the School of Computer Science, at the University of Birmingham. He is also a member of the Birmingham Centre for Cyber Security and Privacy.

His work mainly focuses on systems security, mobile communication security, and industrial control systems (ICS) security. He is also interested in end-to-end encryption for cloud applications and has been involved in ...

Email
m.ordean@bham.ac.uk

Dr David Oswald

Dr David Oswald

Lecturer in Computer Security

School of Computer Science

David Oswald is a lecturer (assistant professor) in the Security and Privacy Group at the University of Birmingham, UK. His main field of research is the security of embedded systems in the real world. On the one hand, the focus is on attack methods that exploit weaknesses in the physical implementation of mathematically secure cryptographic algorithms. Those techniques include both (passive) ...

Email
d.f.oswald@bham.ac.uk

Professor David Parker

Professor David Parker

Professor of Computer Science

School of Computer Science

David Parker is a Professor of Computer Science. His research is in formal verification: rigorous, mathematical techniques for checking that systems function correctly and reliably. He has published over 120 research papers in this area and leads the development of the widely used verification software PRISM

For more information, please visit David's Computer Science profile

Email
d.a.parker@bham.ac.uk

Dr Richard Thomas

Dr Richard Thomas

Industrial Fellow in Data Integration and Cybersecurity

School of Computer Science

Richard Thomas is a UKRRIN  Industrial Fellow in Data Integration and Cybersecurity.

His Ph.D. Thesis reviewed the cybersecurity for some of the UK and European railway standards, identifying the challenges and proposing solutions to ensure future security. His research interests include the security of the ‘industrial internet-of-things’ and how we can leverage the wealth of ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 8707
Email
r.j.thomas@bham.ac.uk

Professor Karen Yeung

Professor Karen Yeung

Interdisciplinary Professorial Fellow in Law, Ethics and Informatics

Birmingham Law School

Karen Yeung is Interdisciplinary Professorial Fellow in Law, Ethics and Informatics at the University of Birmingham, based in Birmingham Law School and the School of Computer Science. She has been a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Melbourne Law School since 2016. 

Karen is actively involved in several technology policy and related initiatives in the UK and worldwide, including ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 6298
Email
k.yeung@bham.ac.uk

Postdoctoral Researchers

Dr Eduard Marin
Research Fellow
e.marin@cs.bham.ac.uk

Dr Jose Moreira
Research Fellow
j.moreira-sanchez@cs.bham.ac.uk

Dr Chris Novakovic
Research Fellow
c.novakovic@cs.bham.ac.uk

Research Support

Miss Isra Ahmed
Research Officer
i.ahmed.8@cs.bham.ac.uk