Dr Nesrine Kaaniche


Department of Computer Science

Lecturer in Cybersecurity

Undergraduate Progression Tutor (L2 + L3)

Member of the Security of Advanced Systems research group

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Dr Nesrine Kaaniche
Department of Computer Science
Regent Court (DCS)
211 Portobello
S1 4DP

Nesrine Kaaniche is a Lecturer in Cybersecurity at the Department of Computer Science, the University of Sheffield, co-affiliated with the Security of Advanced Systems Research Group.

Before joining the university, she was a research member of the interdisciplinary chair Values and Policies of Personal Information, at Télécom SudParis, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, France and an International Research Fellow (August- November 2016) at SRI International, San Francisco, CA, USA.

She received a PhD degree with honours on cloud data storage security jointly from Sorbonne University and Télécom SudParis, Institut Mines Télécom, France, in 2014, and got a thesis award from SAMOVAR, CNRS, France in 2015. 

Research interests

Dr Nesrine Kaaniche's research interests are situated in several domains of ICT (wired and wireless) security and privacy issues, with a special emphasis on the design of secure and privacy-preserving cryptographic algorithms and protocols for emerging networks, ie IoT environments, opportunistic networks, cloud, data provenance systems and blockchain-based applications.


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Member of the Security of Advanced Systems research group