Associate Professor,
Dept. of Computer Science., King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, KSA.

Recent Activities
  • Editor, CFC - Book: "Secure Cyber-Physical Systems for Smart Cities", IGI Global, USA, Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018
  • Received Microsoft Azure Research Award on 10th Jan., 2017
  • TPC member of the 10th International Conference on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS'17), Fiji, Dec 2017
  • TPC member of the 7th Int. Conf. on Ambient Computing, Applications, Services and Technologies, AMBIENT 2017,  Barcelona, Spain, Nov, 2017
  • TPC member of the 4th Int. Symposium on Networks, Computers and Communications (ISNCC), Marrakech, Morocco, May 2017.
Recent Selected Publications:
  • Thaha Muhammad, Riaz A. Shaikh,  "An Analysis of Fault Detection Strategies in Wireless Sensor Networks", Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications, vol. 78, pp. 267-287 Jan. 2017.
  • Riaz A. Shaikh, Kamel Adi, and Luigi Logrippo,"A Data Classification Method for Inconsistency and Incompleteness Detection in Access Control Policy Sets", Springer International Journal of Information Security, vol. 16(1), 2017, pp. 91-113.
  • Riaz A. Shaikh, Vijey Thayananthan, “Hop-by-Hop Trust Evaluation Algorithm for Identity Anonymous Sensor Networks”, IETE Journal of Research, vol. 61, Issue 2, pp. 154-159, 2015.
  • Riaz A. Shaikh, Sungyoung Lee, Aiiad Albeshri, Security Completeness Problem in Wireless Sensor Networks, Intelligent Automation & Soft Computing, Taylor & Francis, vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 235-250, 2015.
  • Neeraj Kumar,  Al-Sakib Khan Pathan,  Elias P. Duarte Jr.,  Riaz A. Shaikh, Critical applications in vehicular ad hoc/sensor networks, Springer Telecommunication Systems, vol. 58, Issue 4, pp. 275-277, 2015  (Editorial article)
Research Interests:

Privacy, Security, Trust Management, Policy Validation, WSNs, VANETs

R&D Achievements:

 H-Index 11
 Patents 4
 Journals 14
 Conferences  26
 Book chapters