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Basel Alomair

Basel Alomair

Affiliate Assistant Professor
Box 352500
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195

Computer Research Institute
King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology
King Abdullah Road
Riyadh, 11442
Saudi Arabia



Basel Alomair is currently an Assistant Professor at the Computer Research Institute (CRI) in King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He received his Bachelor, Masters, and PhD degrees from King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and University of Washington, Seattle, WA, respectively. He was recognized by the IEEE Technical Committee on Fault-Tolerant Computing (TC-FTC) and the IFIP Working Group on Dependable Computing and Fault Tolerance (WG 10.4) through the 2010 William C. Carter Award. He is also the recipient of the 2011 Department of Electrical Engineering's (UWEE) Outstanding Research Award, and the 2012 University of Washington's Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity (UW CIAC) Distinguished Dissertation Award. His research interests are in wireless network security and applied cryptography.

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