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, Full Chapter Submission Deadline: August 30, 2018
  • TPC member of the 8th Int. Conf. on Ambient Computing, Applications, Services and Technologies, AMBIENT 2018,  Athens, Greece, Nov, 2018
  • TPC member of the 10th International Conference on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS'17), Fiji, Dec 2017
  • Received Microsoft Azure Research Award on 10th Jan., 2017
Recent Selected Publications:
  • Muhammad Aqib, Riaz Ahmed Shaikh, "A Tool for Access Control Policy Validation”, Journal of Internet Technology, vol. 19(1), pp. 157-166, 2018 (ISI/JCR IF: 1.93)
  • 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, 2017. (ISI/JCR Indexed IF: 3.5)
  • 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), pp. 91-113, 2017. (ISI/JCR Indexed IF: 1.915)
Research Interests:

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

R&D Achievements:

 H-Index 12
 Patents 4
 Journals 17
 Conferences  27
 Book chapters