Mahmoud Hammad

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Name:Mahmoud Hammad

Mahmoud Hammad is an Assistant Professor in the Software Engineering Department within the Computer and Information Technology School at the Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST). He is also the deputy director of the Center for E-Learning and Open Educational Resources . Hammad’s research interests are in the field of software engineering, specifically in the area of software architecture, self-adaptive software systems, mobile computing, software analysis, and software security. Hammad received his Ph.D. in Software Engineering from the University of California, Irvine (UCI) under the supervision of Prof. Sam Malek . During his Ph.D., Hammad developed a self-protecting Android software system , an Android software system that can monitor itself and adapt (change) its behavior at runtime to keep the system secure and protected from Inter-Component Communication attacks at all times.

Hammad received his M.S. in Software Engineering from George Mason University, VA, USA and B.S. in Computer Science from Yarmouk University, Jordan . Hammad is a member of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), ACM Special Interest Group on Software Engineering (SIGSOFT), and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Country:United States
Affiliation:University of California, Irvine
Research interests:Machine Learning, Android, Security, Software Engineering, Software Architecture


SEAMS 2019 Program Committee in Artifact Program Committee within the SEAMS 2019-track
SEAMS 2018 Committee Member in Artifact Evaluation Committee within the SEAMS 2018-track
* ICSE 2018 * Author of A Large-Scale Empirical Study on the Effects of Code Obfuscations on Android Apps and Anti-Malware Products within the Technical Papers -track
Author of Lightweight, Obfuscation-Resilient Detection and Family Identification of Android Malware within the Journal first papers-track