Anibal Sanjab  

Ph.D. student in Electrical & Computer Engineering

NetSciWiS at Wireless@VirginiaTech research group

Bradley Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering - Virginia Tech   

Email: anibals AT vt DOT edu

Office: Durham Hall (469)

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Research interests: security of cyber physical systems, game theory, smart grids, energy markets and economics.             


Anibal Sanjab received his B.E. in Electrical Engineering from the Lebanese American University (LAU), Lebanon, in 2012 and his M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech, VA, USA, in 2014. He is currently a Ph.D. student at the Bradley department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech. His research interests include security of cyber-physical systems, game theory, smart grids, energy economics, power system planning, operation, and control and renewable energy integration. Mr. Sanjab has been awarded the best student paper award at the IEEE SmartGridComm'15. Mr. Sanjab is the recipient of the Fulbright scholarship for the years 2012-2014. He is valedictorian of the Lebanese American University class of 2012 and the recipient of the 2012 LAU president's award for high leadership skills and academic achievements. Mr. Sanjab served as the chair of the IEEE-LAU student chapter for the years 2011 and 2012  and served on the technical program committees of a number of conferences and workshops.




Latest News:

1. Mr. Sanjab will serve as Publications Chair of the 7th EAI International Conference on Game Theory for Networks (GameNets 2017) which will be held in Knoxville, TN, USA in May, 2017.
2. Our research on smart grid and cyber-physical systems security in the news: our work was featured by smartgridnews.com.
3. Our paper entitled "Data Injection Attacks on Smart Grids with Multiple Adversaries: A Game-Theoretic Perspective" is accepted for publication at the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid: special issue on the Theory of Complex Systems with Application to Smart Grid Operations and is available on IEEE Xplore [Link]
4. Our paper entitled "Smart Grid Data Injection Attacks: To Defend or Not" has been awarded the "best student paper award" at the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm'15), in Miami, FL.