I am a member of ISACA’s Academic Relations Committee (ARC) continuously since 2006. I am also a member of the BCS, IET and INCOSE.
I am Associate Editor in Chief of the Intl. Jour. of Computer Science and Security. I am also in the editorial board of two other international journals (Intl. Jour. of Digital Crime and Forensics, Intl. Jour. of Electronic Security and Digital Forensics) and serve as a reviewer for a number of others, including IEEE's Security and Privacy and MIS Quarterly.
computing in civil engineering systems
urban information infrastructures design
security engineering and forensic computing
Areas of expertise
I am primarily interested in conducting research work within the following fields:
§ Applications of computing in civil engineering systems - urban information infrastructures design, wireless sensors and monitoring, intelligent buildings, RFID in construction etc.;
§ Sustainable development - stakeholder engagement platforms and collaboration tools design, sustainability modelling, renewable energy systems architecture;
§ Security engineering and computer forensics - quantitative and qualitative risk analysis, protection of information and critical infrastructures, first response and investigation of failures, visualisation of complex evidence, professional issues of expert witnessing;
§ Teaching and learning in higher education - reusable learning objects, assessment for learning, synoptic assessment and inquiry-based learning.