B.S. ​October 6 University, 2004M.S. University of Kentucky, 2014​Ph.D. University of Kentucky, 2016​

"UVA is a unique learning environment which sharpens teaching and research skills. I am continuously impressed by the number of great minds working together on great ideas in SEAS which demonstrates that it is the right place to grow as a teacher, researcher, and colleague."

Ahmed Ibrahim

Ahmed Ibrahim received his PhD in Computer Science from the University of Kentucky in 2016. He also holds two M.Sc. degrees in Computer Science, one from the University of Kentucky in 2014 and one from Egypt in 2009. Due to Ahmed’s enthusiasm in teaching and his joy in seeing people learn, he joined the Preparing Future Faculty (PFF) program at the University of Kentucky and earned a Certificate in College Teaching and Learning in 2014.

Research Interests

  • Cybersecurity
  • Internet of Things
  • Computer Networks
  • Cybersecurity Education

Selected Publications

  • "A Secure Framework For Medical Information Exchange (MI-X) Between Healthcare Providers," 2016 IEEE Fourth International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI), October 2016. ABS A. Ibrahim, B. Mahmood, and M. Singhal
  • "A Simultaneous Key Generation Technique for Health Information Exchange (HIE) Based on Existing Patients' Credentials," 2016 IEEE First International Conference on Connected Health: Applications, Systems and Engineering Technologies (CHASE), June 2016. ABS A. Ibrahim and M. Singhal
  • "A Secure Framework for Sharing Electronic Health Records over Clouds," 2016 IEEE Fourth International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health (SeGAH), May 2016. A. Ibrahim, B. Mahmood, and M. Singhal.
  • "An abstract architecture design for medical information exchange," 2016 International Conference on Industrial Informatics and Computer Systems (CIICS), Sharjah, 2016, pp. 1-6. doi: 10.1109/ICCSII.2016.7462427. A. Ibrahim and M. Singhal

Courses Taught

  • CS 1110 - Introduction to Programming
  • CS 1113 - Introduction to Programming
  • CS 4760 - Network Security
  • CS 4970 - Capstone Practicum I
  • CS 4971 - Capstone Practicum II