Professor Dr Noor Zaman Jhanjhi. A Visiting Professor of Computer Science/Malaysia. UNIULAK-Rwanda

Professor Dr Noor Zaman Jhanjhi is currently working as a Professor  | Programme Director – of Postgraduate Research Programmes [Computing] | Acting Programme Director – of Masters in Applied Computing MAC |Director of the Center for Smart Society 5.0 [CSS5], and Cluster Head for the Cybersecurity cluster at the School of Computer Science Faculty of Innovation and Technology, Taylor’s University, Malaysia. Highlights of the research profile summary are as below,

Highlights of Profile Summary


1. World’s Top 2% Scientist for the year 2022


2. Outstanding Faculty Member nominated by MDEC, Malaysia for the year 2022


3. Top Researcher/Scientist in Malaysia for the field of Computer Science based on SciVal Scopus data 2022


4. 23 years of Teaching, Research & Development Experience in the fields of Cybersecurity, Security, Internet of Things (IoT) security, Wireless Networks, Wireless Sensor Networks, Ad hoc Networks, Machine Learning and Software Engineering at Taylor’s University, Malaysia, King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia, ILMA University, British University Vietnam.


5. More than 23 years of experience in academics, research, and the IT industry in different academic and management positions such as Associate Prof., Director CSS5, Cluster Head Cybersecurity, Dean’s Coordinator, Head of IT, etc.


6. Five Hundred Fifty (550) plus research publications internationally.


7. Two Hundred plus (200) plus SCIE high-indexed Impact Factor (Q1-Q3) journal publications.


8. Seven Hundred Fifty (750) plus cumulative impact factor points to date


9. Three Hundred (300) plus Scopus and ESCI-indexed journal publications


10. One Hundred (100) plus international Conferences (IEEE, ACM, Springer) publications.


11. Fifty-five (55) plus Research Book Chapters (Springer, Willeys, Taylor’s & Frances, IGI Global USA, Intech Open, etc.)


12. Forty (40) plus edited/authored research books with highly reputed publishers, including Springer, IGI Global USA, Willeys, Taylor’s & Frances, Intech Open, Eliva Press, etc.


13. Google Scholar H-Index Forty-Five (45) and (193) I-10 Index, with 7600 plus citations.


14. Scopus H-Index Thirty-Five (35) and (105) I-10 Index, with 4000 plus citations.


15. Research Gate H-Index Forty-One (41), with 6200 plus citations.


16. Fifty-five (55) plus Keynotes/Invited talks around the globe, including Europe, Malaysia, China, Indonesia, India, Pakistan, UK, etc.


17. Eleven (11) plus International Patents, including Australian, German, Japanese, etc., on his account.


18. Twenty-Two (22) plus International/National research grants/funds achieved as PI and Co-PI


19. Guest Editor and Series Editor for several reputed high-indexed SCIE journals and book series.


20. Editorial Board for several reputed journals, including PEERJ Computer Science, Computers, Materials & Continua CMC, Computer Systems Science and Engineering CSSE, Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing IASC, Frontier in Artificial Intelligence, Frontiers in the Internet of Things, Frontiers in Communications and Networks, etc. Best Associate Editor award IEEE ACCESS for the year 2020.


21. PhD. Examiner/Evaluator for (50) plus international Universities globally, including Finland, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Australia, South Africa, Europe, etc. 


22. Five (5) Consultancy projects internationally.


23. Expertise in curriculum program design and development as a head and member of academic and research committees.


24. Thirty (32) plus PG supervision (18 PhD and 15 MSc) successfully completed and under supervision


25. Experience in academic planning and management, academic processes, policy implementation,    and administration.


26. Four (4) years (2019-2022) consecutive top performers at Taylor’s University, Malaysia


27. Ten (10) years of Academic quality accreditation experience for ABET (Successfully achieved ABET accreditation for Three 3 programs twice) NCAAA, NCEAC, etc.


28. Fifteen (15) plus conference/session chairs internationally.


29. One Hundred (100) plus Technical Program Committee (TPC) members for international IEEE conferences globally.


30. Strong team-leading capabilities earned during supervision of several projects from inception to implementation in numerous capacities – Director of Center for Smart Society 5.0 (CSS5), Cluster Head for Cybersecurity Research Cluster, School Coordinator for the Industrial Revolution IR4.0, and United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), Deans Coordinator at CSSIT, KFU. 


31. Excellent public speaking and communication skills developed during industrial/ conference presentations – received the best paper and best speaker awards


32. Top 1% reviewer Globally by Publons (Web of Science) awarded by 2019.


33. Research Grant and Academic Promotion evaluator for several universities globally.


34. Reviewer for more than (100) top-ranked journals, including IEEE Transactions, IEEE ACCESS, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Future Generation, IEEE Sensors Journal, MDPI Sensors, Electronics, Healthcare, Sustainability, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Computers and Electronics, Wireless Personal Communications, Multimedia Systems, Multimedia Tools and Applications, IEEE Transaction on Industrial Informatics, Computer Communications, Journal of Information Security and Applications, etc.


35. Strong Research Collaborating Network with Fifty (50) plus Universities and industries globally.


Research Interests and Expertise


Cybersecurity, Internet of Things Security, Machine Learning, Wireless Security, Ad hoc Networks, Software Engineering, Wireless Sensor Networks, Mobile and Cloud Computing, Big Data, Remote Process Automation.