Cyber Identity and Biometrics (CIB) Lab

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The main goal of the Cyber Identity and Biometrics (CIB) lab is to promote advanced and inter disciplinary research on cyber identity, biometrics, machine learning, and data science.  The research activities in this lab are led by Dr. Kaushik Roy. 

Current Projects:

  • Augmented Identity
  • Intrusion Detection
  • IoT
  • Presentation Attack Detection
  • Sentiment Analysis
  • Adversarial Machine Learning
  • Cloud Identity
  • Periocular Authentication
  • Continuous Authentication
  • Cyber Identity Framework
  • Cloud Authentication

Lab Members:

      Current Members

    1. John Jenkins (PhD, Topic: Anti-Spoofing using Deep Learning) [Aug 2018-] 
    2. Stevie Liu(PhD, Topic: Augmented Identity) [July 2018-] 
    3. Ahmed Al Hamoud(PhD, Topic: Twitter data analytics--Sentiment analysis) [Aug 2016-] 
    4. Janelle Mason(PhD--Co-Supervision, Topic: Identity framework, User movement analysis and IoT) [Aug 2017-] 
    5. Rushit Dave(PhD, Topic: Smart Personal Assistant) [Jan 2018-] 
    6. Sara Althubiti(PhD, Topic: A Deep Learning Framework for Intrusion Detection) [Aug 2016-] 
    7. Ali Alwehaibi(PhD, Topic: Twitter data analytics--Sentiment analysis) [Jan 2017-] 
    8. Prosenjit Chatterjee(PhD, Topic: Presentation Attack Detection) [Aug 2017-] 
    9. Sultan Almalki(PhD, Topic: User Identification through Web Browsing Behavior) [Aug 2017-] 
    10. Emmanuel Nuakoh (PhD--Co-supervision, Topic: Intrusion Detection) [June 2018-] 
    11. Sarah Aljbali (MS Thesis, Topic: Adversarial Machine Learning) [June 2018-] 
    12. Ashkan Ghattan (MS Thesis, Topic: Food Security) [Jan 2018-] 
    13. Melodee Montgomery (MS Thesis, Topic: Adversarial Authorship) [Aug 2017-] 
    14. Robert Mwaniki (Ugrad research, Topic: Periocular Authentication) [Jan 2018-] 
    15. Austin Washington (Ugrad research, Topic: Periocular Authentication) [Jan 2018-] 
    16. Anthony Saqwan (Ugrad research, Topic: Periocular Authentication) [Jan 2018-] 
    17. Previous Members

    18. Dr. Pravin Chopade(Postdoc, Topic: Network Data Analytics) [Aug 2015-Dec 2016] 
    19. Dr. Joseph Shelton(Postdoc, Topic: Mitigating Replay Attack) [Jan 2016-Jan 2017] 
    20. Nawaf Awad(PhD, Topic: Authentication based on dynamic password based and swipe pattern) [Aug 2014-May 2017-Completed] 
    21. John Jenkins (MS Thesis, Topic: Anti-Spoofing using Deep Learning) [Jan 2017-June 2018] 
    22. [Received the outstanding junior researcher of the year 2018]
    23. Dylan Gunn (MS Thesis, Topic: Cloud-LSTM for Active Authentication) [Aug 2016-July 2018] 
    24. Anthony Dobson (MS Thesis, Topic: Apache Spark Framework for Intrusion Detection) [Aug 2017-July 2018] 
    25. Christopher Kelley (MS Thesis, Topic: Authentication for wearable devices) [Jan 2017-July 2018] 
    26. Pablo Arias(MS Project, Topic: Biometric antispoofing using deep learning) [Aug 2015-May 2017][Defended MS project, 2 published articles]
    27. Eric Jones (Ugrad research (REU), Topic: Anomaly Detection) [June 2018-Aug 2018] 
    28. Alexander Yalcin (Ugrad research (REU), Topic: Presentation Attack Detection) [June 2018-July 2018] 
    29. Shayla Jadae Baldwin(Ugrad research (REU), Topic: Presentation Attack Detection) [June 2018-July 2018] 
    30. Avery Bridges(MS, Topic: Community Detection) [May 2016-Aug 2016] 
    31. Brandon Long (Ugrad research, Topic: Anti-spoofing) [Jan 2018-May 2018] 
    32. Muhammad Hanan (Ugrad research, Topic: Browser Behaviour detection) [Jan 2018-May 2018] 
    33. William Leingang (Ugrad, Topic: Touch dynamics--NSF REU Student) [May 2017-Aug 2017]
    34. Deborah Lawrence(Ugrad, Topic: CNN-based anti-spoofing--NSF REU Student) [May 2017-Aug 2017]
    35. Berry Spencer(Ugrad, Topic: CNN-based anti-spoofing--NSF REU Student) [May 2017-Aug 2017]
    36. Ye Seon Lee(Ugrad, Topic: Touch dynamics using deep learning--NSF REU Student) [May 2016-Aug 2016]
    37. William Hetchily(Ugrad, Topic: Touch dynamics using artificial immune system--NSF REU Student) [May 2016-Aug 2016]
    38. Joel Bloch(Ugrad, Topic: Author Identification--NSF REU Student) [May 2015-Aug 2015]
    39. Alex Sumner(Ugrad, Topic: Biometric based Replay Attack--NSF REU Student) [May 2015-Aug 2015]
    40. Foysal Ahmed (MS Thesis, Topic: Game Theory for Multispectral Iris,Flywing Biometrics) [Aug 2013-July 2014] [8 published articles]Completed
    41. Khary Popplewell (MS,Topic: Multispectral Iris Recognition) [3 published Papers]
    42. Shiva Shata Ainala Reddy [Aug 2014-](MS Project, Big Data)[1 accepted paper] Completed
    43. Brian O'Connor (Ugrad, Topic: Nonideal Iris Recognition) [Jan 2013-May 2014][8 published articles]Completed

Contact us:

Cyber Identity and Biometrics Lab
Graham Hall 209
North Carolian A&T State University
1601 E. Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411
Email: kroy@ncat.edu