Anibal Sanjab  

Postdoctoral Associate

Network Science, Wireless, and Security lab (NEWS@VT) - part of 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: game theory, optimization, machine learning, power and energy systems, cybersecurity, and cyber-physical systems,          


Short Bio:
I received my M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech, VA, USA, in 2014 and 2018, respectively, and my B.E. in Electrical Engineering from the Lebanese American University (LAU), Lebanon, in 2012. I am currently a postdoctoral associate at the Bradley department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech working in the Network Science, Wireless, and Security lab, led by Prof. Walid Saad, within the Wireless@VT research group. My research interests include game theory and optimization, machine learning, power systems (operation, control, security, planning, and economics), electric energy markets, distributed energy management, cyber-physical systems, and cybersecurity.

Honors and Awards:
  • Recipient of the best student paper award at the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm)
  • Recipient of the Fulbright scholarship (2012-2014)
  • Valedictorian of the LAU class of 2012 (Rank 1 among the graduating class of 2012)
  • Recipient of the LAU president’s award for high academic achievements (2012)
  • Listed on the LAU honor list and recipient of a full scholarship (2007-2012)
  • Ranked 1st in high school class of 2007 general sciences division (main focus on mathematics and physics).