Syed Rizvi, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor, Information Sciences and Technology
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Office Location
Penn Building, 212A
0212A Penn Building(Aa)
Altoona, PA 16601

Syed Rizvi, Associate Professor of Information Science and Technologies, received his doctorate in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Bridgeport in 2010. His research interests lie at the intersection of computer networking, network security and modeling and simulation. Recently, he has been working on security issues in rogue access point detection, cognitive radios for wireless communications, and modeling and simulation of nano-networks. In the past, he has done research on the design, analysis, implementation, and comparisons of algorithms in the areas of wireless/multiuser communications, wireless sensor networks, information security, and parallel/distributed systems. He has authored and coauthored over 70 technical refereed and non-refereed papers in various conferences, international journal articles, and book chapters in research and pedagogical techniques. He is also an affiliate member of the Wireless and Mobile Communications lab at the University of Bridgeport.

Research Interests

Computer Networking

Information and Network Security

Cloud Computing