Raheel Hassan

  • Office no. 6/2.21,
    School of Computing Sciences,
    University of East Anglia (UEA)

    United Kingdom

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Personal profile

Academic Background

Raheel Hassan completed his PhD in Network Security from Universite de Franche-Comte, France. Earlier he has completed Computer Engineering and Master of Engineering in Communication Systems & Networks from Pakistan. He has several years of work experience in industry and academia. 


  • Started his career as a Network Administrator at Comcept Private Limited Pakistan. Worked on Network Monitoring Systems (2002-04).
  • Worked as a Data/Voice Network Administrator at MUET, Pakistan (2004-07).
  • Worked as a Research Fellow & Teaching Assistant at Universite de Franche-Comte, France (2008-2012)
    Research Fellowship at Emory University, USA (2011-2012)
  • Worked as an Assistant Professor on Tenure Track at QUEST, Pakistan (2012-2018)
  • Worked as an Assistant Professor at King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia (2018-2022)

Teaching Interests

  • Computer Networks
  • Network Security
  • Digital Logic Design
  • Computing Foundations

Areas of Expertise

  • Designed & Developed an Intrusion Detection System for Grid and Cloud Computing Systems.
  • Proposed and Implemented Multiple Graphical Password Authentication Frameworks.
  • Applied different testing case studies in Grid5000 Network & DeterLab.

Postgraduate Research Opportunities

Accepting students interested in Cybersecurity, IoT, Blockchain, Future Smart Authentications, Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems

My current students and staff

Chris Tate

Current: Degree of Doctor of Philosophy

Programme year 2

7/03/24 → 30/09/29

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Universite de Franche-Comte

Award Date: 19 Jul 2012

Master of Engineering, Mehran University of Engineering & Technology

Award Date: 7 Jan 2007

Bachelor of Engineering, Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology

Award Date: 23 Mar 2003


  • Technology (General)
  • Smart Emerging Technologies
  • Commerce / Business
  • Higher Education

Media Expertise

  • Computing