Ala'a Al-Momani

Ala'a holds a M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering focusing on wireless communication and security. Generally, Ala'a enjoys working on, and conducting research in, topics related to cybersecurity, privacy, and machine learning while addressing potential intersections among them. Previously, he worked on physical layer security, several VANET-related aspects, misbehaviour detection, machine learning, and wireless communication. Recently, his research has been focusing on privacy engineering and privacy enhancing technologies, security enclaves, and privacy-preserving machine learning.


Main Interests:

  • Security & privacy in ICT systems
  • Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs)
  • Vehicular networks
  • Machine learning/Artificial intelligence
  • Physical layer-based security models

Side Interests:

  • IoT applications
  • Crypto primitives
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Cellular technologies, e.g. 5G


Lab Courses:

  • Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) [WiSe'15, WiSe'16, WiSe'17, WiSe'18]
  • Security and Privacy in Mobile Systems [SoSe'16, SoSe'18, SoSe'19]



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Theses & Projects: 

gladly, I am willing to supervise theses and projects related to my research interests. So, do not hesitate to send me an email querying available topics :)