Dr Mahdi Aiash is with the School of Science and Technology, Middlesex University. Dr Aiash is involved in a number of research projects nationally and internationally. His main interest is in the area of Secure Future Internet, Network and Cyber Security. He is a computer security researcher & practitioner with industry, academic, and research experience. He is an active contributor to the academic as well as broader international community working on Information and Network Security issues. Dr Aiash has published in excess of 50 peer reviewed papers in prestigious journals and conferences; he is a recipient of a number of "Best Research Paper Awards". Dr Aiash presently maintains nearly two dozen certifications including Ethical/White Hat Hacker, Licenced Pen-tester and Information Security Officer. He has also conducted workshops and corporate trainings around the world apart from his speaking engagements.
Teaching Interests in different areas of Information Communication Technology and Engineering:
Research expertise in the area of Information and Network Security, Future Internet and computer networks, which cover:
Gandhi, Vaibhav and Yang, Zhijun and Aiash, Mahdi (2017) Project-based cooperative learning to enhance competence while teaching engineering modules. International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning, 27 (3). pp. 198-208. ISSN 1560-4624
Kenaza, Tayeb and Aiash, Mahdi and Loo, Jonathan and Lasebae, Aboubaker and Whitney, Gill (2017) A progressive approach to design authentication protocols for mobile heterogeneous networks. In: IEEE Trustcom/BigDataSE/ISPA, 2016, 23-26 Aug 2016, Tianjin, China.
Tharayanil, Midhun Babu and Whitney, Gill and Aiash, Mahdi and Benzaid, Chafika (2015) Virtualization and cyber security: arming future security practitioners. In: IEEE Trustcom/BigDataSE/ISPA, 2015, 20-22 Aug 2015, Helsinki, Finland.
Sinti, Jose and Jiffry, Fowzan and Aiash, Mahdi (2014) Investigating the impact of live migration on the network infrastructure in enterprise environments. In: Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops (WAINA), 2014 28th International Conference on, 13-16 May 2014, Victoria, Canada.
Kallash, Mohammad Muneer and Loo, Jonathan and Lasebae, Aboubaker and Aiash, Mahdi (2017) A security framework for node-to-node communications based on the LISP architecture. International Journal of Electronic Security and Digital Forensics . ISSN 1751-911X (Accepted/In press)
Technical Program Committee (TPC)