Cyber Security Centre


Cyber Security Centre

Cyber Security Researchers at Kent

School of Computing

Professor Shujun Li
Centre Director

Head of Security research group and Director of the Centre.

Professor David Chadwick
Professor of Information Systems Security

Public Key Infrastructures; PERMIS, open source authorisation infrastructure (PMI); autonomic security; trust and reputation management; cloud security.

Professor Andy King
Professor in Program Analysis

Vulnerability discovery using program analysis techniques; reverse engineering tools for white-hat hackers.

Professor Julio Cesar Hernandez-Castro
Senior Lecturer

RFID - Computer Security - Cryptography - Steganography - Computer Forensics - Cyber Crime

Dr Rogerio de Lemos
Senior Lecturer

Architecting dependable and secure systems. Self-adaptive software systems. Bioinspired computing applied to dependability and security.

Dr Matteo Migliavacca
Senior Lecturer

Secure event processing.

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Dr Budi Arief
Senior Lecturer

Cyber crime, human factors in security, internet of things security and privacy.

Dr Carlos Perez Delgado

Quantum Computation and Information, with Security Applications.

School of Engineering and Digital Arts

Dr Gareth Howells
Reader in Secure Electronic Systems; Centre Deputy Director

Biometrics, template-free encryption, authentication

Dr Farzin Deravi
Reader in Information Engineering


Dr Richard Guest
Senior Lecturer

Biometrics, Identity Management

Dr Christos Efstratiou

People-centric sensing; mobile technologies for social sensing; wireless sensor networks; physical computing

School of Psychology

Professor Karen Douglas
Professor of Social Psychology

Social psychology of human communication, influence in social networks, conspiracy theories.

Dr Mario Weick
Lecturer in Psychology

The impact of social and situational factors on people's perceptions, judgments, and actions.

Kent Law School

Professor Robin Mackenzie
Professor of Law

Digital identity, privacy and the right to be forgotten, internet crime.

Lisa Dickson
Senior Lecturer

Data protection legislation and security.

Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research

Dr Vince Miller
Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Cultural Studies

Digital Culture

School of Physical Sciences

Dr Stuart Gibson
Senior Lecturer in Forensic Science

Forensic applications of digital image processing.

School of Anthropology and Conservation

Dr David Roberts
Reader in Biodiversity Conservation

Wildlife trade and related criminal activities over the internet in collaboration with police's National Wildlife Crime Unit, the UK Border Force and NGOs

School of Biosciences

Dr Jeremy Rossman
Senior Lecturer in Virology

Biology inspired methods for assessing software diversity and security.

School of Computing, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NF

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 824180 or contact us.

Last Updated: 25/10/2017