Graduate student publications

A Language for Mandatory Integrity Controls

Authors: Wassnaa Al-Mawee, Paul J. Bonamy (Washington State University – Vancouver), Steve Carr and Jean Mayo (Michigan Technological University). more

PHeDHA: Protecting Healthcare Data in Health Information Exchanges with Active Data Bundles

Authors: Wesam Fadheel, Raed Salih and Leszek Lilien. more

On Feature Selection for the Prediction of Phishing Websites

Authors: Wesam Fadheel, Mohamed Abusharkh and Ikhlas Abdel-Qader. more

Pervasive Trust Foundation for Security and Privacy in Opportunistic Resource Utilization Networks.

Authors: Ahmed Al-Gburi, Abduljaleel Al-Hasnawi, Raed Salih, and Leszek Lilien. more

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Research awards

Research Grant Award - Muaaz Gul Awan

Congratulations on your great success in being awarded a Graduate Student Research Grant....more

Research Grant Award - Mohammed Aledhari

Congratulations on your great success in being awarded a Graduate Student Research Grant....more

Dr. Fahad Saeed Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Award

Dr. Fahad Saeed, a Western Michigan University assistant professor in the Departments of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering, was named a recipient of the highly prestigious, 5-year, $500,000 CAREER award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). ... more

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Department announcements

Dr. James Yang is the program co-chair of the Symposium on Dependable Software Engineering, Beijing, China, September 4-6, 2018

The purpose of the symposium is to bring together international researchers and practitioners in the field of software technology in order to exchange research results and ideas with the Chinese computer science and software engineering community. more

Dr. Leszek Lilien is the technical program co-chair for the IEEE/IFIP 15th Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services Conference, Wengen, Switzerland, January 22-24, 2019.

WONS (Wireless On-demand Network Systems) is a high quality forum to address the challenges of the exciting field of wireless on-demand network systems. more

WMU partners with Merit to offer cybersecurity training, certification

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Western Michigan University is expanding educational opportunities in cybersecurity under a new collaboration with Merit Network Inc. to offer noncredit, online professional development courses in cybersecurity training. Registration for the eight-week course is now open. The first courses start Oct. 22. more

Publication by Ph. D. student wins Best Survey Paper Award

Ph. D. student Mehdi Mohammedi recently has had his paper, entitled “Internet of Things: A Survey on Enabling Technologies, Protocols, and Applications” from IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, selected as winner of the 2018 Best Survey Paper Award by the IEEE Communications Society. more

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A Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Towards an Architecture for Secure Privacy-Preserving Oppnet

By Ahmed Al-Gburi on December 13th, 2018. D-132, 2:30 pm - 4:20 pm.

Doctoral Oral Examination: High-Performance Reductive Strategies for Big Data from LC-MS/MS Proteomics

By Muaaz Gul Awan on December 5th, 2018. D-212, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm.

Doctoral Oral Examination: Protecting Privacy of Data in Internet of Things with Policy Enforcement Fog Module

By Abduljaleel Al-Hasnawi on November 9th, 2018. D-132, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

Efficacy of Deep Learning in Support of Smart Space IoT Services

By Basheer Mohammed Basheer Qolomany on November 2nd, 2018

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Towards Automated Domain-Oriented Lexicon Construction and Dimension
 Reduction for Arabic Sentiment Analysis

By Hasan AlShahrani on October 26th, 2018. B-211, 10:00 am.

Twitter Sentiment Analysis with a Deep Neural Network: An Enhanced Approach using User Behavioral Information

By Ahmed Alharbi on October 4th, 2018

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