Welcome to Networks and Blockchain research group.
About Me:

I am Rasheed Hussain, PhD (KGSP Scholar), currently working as Associate Professor and Head of MS program in Secure System and Network Engineering (SNE), Institute of Information Sciences (IIS), at Innopolis University, Innopolis, Russia. I am also the Head of Networks and Blockchain Lab at Innopolis University. Before I have been working with the same department as Assistant Professor and also been with the System and Network Engineering (SNE), Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA), Science Park, Amsterdam, Netherlands, and Hanyang University, South Korea. 

  • Postdoc: Infosec Lab, Hanyang University, South Korea (March 2015 - August 2015)
  • PhD. Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, South Korea (September 2011 - February 2015)
  • Korean Language Proficiency, Hanyang University, South Korea (September 2010 - August 2011)
  • MS. Computer Engineering, Hanyang University, South Korea (September 2008 - August 2010)
  • B.Sc Computer Software Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar, Pakistan (2003-2007)
Trainings, Certifications, and Workshops:
  • Trainer Development Workshop (TDW): May 2018, Innopolis University - Certified Trainer in Education and Instructional Skills
  • Professional course on Supervising PhD Research, Utrecht University, Netherlands (April 2018)
  • University Teaching Qualification, Basis Kwalificatie Onderwijs (BKO) at University of Amsterdam (UvA)(EU teaching certification)
  • Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW), May 18-20, 2017, Innopolis University, Russia
  • ISW Facilitators Development Workshop, May 22-26, 2017, Innopolis University, Russia 
  • Teaching Excellence Workshop by INNOVAHIED at Innopolis University (March 9-11, 2017)
  • Official Blogger for 2014 Incheon Asian Games, South Korea
  • Kauffman FastTrac Planning the Entrepreneurial Venture Program, November 2014, Korea Entrepreneurship Foundation, South Korea
  • Quality of Life monitor for Seoul Metropolitan Government (2013-14), Seoul, South Korea
  • Leadership conference for international students (LCIS), 2010, Corps of Youth Global Leader (CYGL), Muju Resort, organized by The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, The committee for G20 Seould Summit, South Korea
  • Teaching Methodologies Workshop by Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (June 2007)Pakistan (2003-2007)
  • Associate Professor, Institute of Secure Cyber-Physical Systems, Innopolis University, Russia (Dec 2018 - Date)
  • Head of Networks and Blockchain Lab, Innopolis University, Russia (Nov 2018 - Date)
  • Head of MS-SNE, Innopolis University (Oct 2017 - Date)
  • Assistant Professor, Secure System and Network Engineering (SNE), Innopolis University, Russia (Aug 2015-Dec 2018)
  • Guest Researcher and Consultant, University of Amsterdam (UvA), Netherlands (Aug 2015 - May 2016)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Hanyang University, South Korea (Mar 2015 - Aug 2015)
  • Research Assistant, Hanyang University, South Korea (Sep 2011 - Feb 2015)
  • Lecturer, Dept. of Computer Software Engineering, UET Peshawar (Jun 2007 - Aug 2008)
My main research interests are:
  • Information Security and Privacy
  • Pure and Applied Cryptography
  • Security and Privacy Issues in Vehicular Ad hoc NETwork (VANET)
  • Vehicular Social Networks (VSN)
  • Cloud Computing
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Mobile Cloud Computing
  • VANET-based Clouds
  • Content-Centric Networking
  • Smart Grid Security
  • Mobile Social Networks
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Mobile Ad hoc NETwork (MANET)

Currently, my research focuses on:    
  • Named Data Networking, Security and Services
  • Carpooling
  • Innovative applications in VANET-based Clouds
  • Investigating Malware Analysis in Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Revocation Lists distribution in VANET and AMI  
  • Security and Privacy Issues in Wireless Charging
  • Secure Traffic Information as a Service in VANET-based Clouds
  • TotalConnect: Getting rid of RSUs in VANET and VANET-based Clouds  
  • Security, Privacy, and Services in Vehicular Social Networks  
  • Blockchain technologies for constrained environments                                                              

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My PhD Dissertation can be downloaded Here