Baraq Ghaleb

baraq ghaleb

Dr Baraq Ghaleb

Lecturer

Biography

Baraq Ghaleb (PhD, MSc, BSc, FHEA) is a Lecturer within the Centre for Distributed Computing, Networks and Security at Edinburgh Napier University. He is currently involving in delivering and leading several modules for the Undergraduate (UG) and Postgraduate (PG) levels within the Cyber Security and Networking subject group. Dr. Ghaleb was awarded his PhD from Edinburgh Napier University in June 2019. He is an experienced researcher with more than 8 years of cutting-edge research around Cyber Security, Internet of Things, Blockchain and Machine Learning. His research interests revolve around investigating the security vulnerabilities of the Internet of Things standards and utilising the cutting-edge advancements in addressing such vulnerabilities.
Dr. Ghaleb has involved in several externally funded research projects as Coinvestigator and also as a Principal Investigator with a total budget exceeding £ 140,000. He has co-authored and published more than 25 research papers, in prestigious peer-reviewed outlets.
In addition, Dr. Ghaleb has been involved in supervising and mentoring research Master and PhD students since he accomplished his PhD thesis in 2019.

Events

Esteem

Conference Organising Activity

  • Track Chair

 

External Examining/Validations

  • PhD Examiner

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • Best paper award International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Intelligent Systems (ICETIS 2021)
  • Edinburgh Napier PhD Scholarship
  • MSc Studentship Award
  • • BSc Studentship Award, Higher Education and Scientific Research Ministry, Yemen (4 years)

 

Membership of Professional Body

  • Fellowship-Highr Academy

 

Reviewing

  • Reviewer for Journals and Conferences

 

Spin-outs and Licences

  • Patent

 

Date


26 results

A new efficient objective function for routing in Internet of Things paradigm

Conference Proceeding
Qasem, M., Al-Dubai, A., Romdhani, I., Ghaleb, B., & Gharibi, W. (2016)
A new efficient objective function for routing in Internet of Things paradigm. In 2016 IEEE Conference on Standards for Communications and Networking (CSCN). https://doi.org/10.1109/cscn.2016.7785168
Low Power and Lossy Networks (LLNs) have a crucial role in the Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm. For the IPv6 Routing Protocol for LLNs (RPL), two objective functions (OF) ha...

A new dynamic trickle algorithm for low power and lossy networks

Conference Proceeding
Yassein, M. B., Aljawarneh, S., Masa'deh, E., Ghaleb, B., & Masa'deh, R. (2016)
A new dynamic trickle algorithm for low power and lossy networks. In 2016 International Conference on Engineering & MIS (ICEMIS)https://doi.org/10.1109/icemis.2016.7745314
The main component of Routing Protocol for Low Power and Lossy Networks (RPL) is the trickle timer algorithm. Such algorithm is used to control the flow of messages through th...

Trickle-Plus: Elastic Trickle algorithm for Low-power networks and Internet of Things

Conference Proceeding
Ghaleb, B., Al-Dubai, A., Ekonomou, E., Paechter, B., & Qasem, M. (2016)
Trickle-Plus: Elastic Trickle algorithm for Low-power networks and Internet of Things. In Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2016 IEEE (1-6). https://doi.org/10.1109/WCNC.2016.7564654
Constrained Low-power and Lossy networks (LLNs) represent the building block for the ever-growing Internet of Things (IoT) that deploy the Routing Protocol for Low Power and L...

Cooja Simulator Manual

Report
Thomson, C., Romdhani, I., Al-Dubai, A., Qasem, M., Ghaleb, B., & Wadhaj, I. (2016)
Cooja Simulator Manual. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Napier University
While Cooja has been proven to be an ideal tool for the simulation of RPL in WSNs, there are challenges involved in its use, particularly in regard to a lack of documentation....

E-Trickle: Enhanced Trickle Algorithm for Low-Power and Lossy Networks

Conference Proceeding
Ghaleb, B., Al-Dubai, A., & Ekonomou, E. (2015)
E-Trickle: Enhanced Trickle Algorithm for Low-Power and Lossy Networks. In 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology; Ubiquitous Computing and Communications; Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing; Pervasive Intelligence and Computing (CIT/IUCC/DASC/PICOM)https://doi.org/10.1109/cit/iucc/dasc/picom.2015.168
Routing Protocol for Low Power and Lossy networks (RPL) is the de-facto standard for routing in resource-constrained low-power and lossy networks (LLNs) which represent the bu...

A novel situation specific network security for Wireless Sensor Networks

Journal Article
Al-Rousan, M., Bani Yassein, M., Al-Dubai, A., Ghaleb, B., & Mahmoud, I. (2015)
A novel situation specific network security for Wireless Sensor Networks. Sensors & transducers, 186(3), 33-42
Researchers have come up with many high level security protocols and key management algorithms that can be applied for different types of networks. The main characteristics of...

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