About LAU

Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Systems (AICS) Research Center

Vision 

To be a leading, premier research hub in the field of Cyber Security Systems and Applied Artificial Intelligence. 

Mission 

The center shall: 

In carrying out this mission, the center will be committed to providing training opportunities to the university’s diverse bodies under the mentorship of the center’s internationally recognized scholars. 

Objectives 

The objectives of establishing the Center are to: 

Our Team

Faculty Fellows

Dr. Azzam Mourad
Dr. Azzam Mourad

Founding Director & Professor of Computer Science

Dr. Abul-Nasser Kassar
Dr. Abul-Nasser Kassar

Associate Professor of Quantitative Methods

Dr. Joe Tekli
Dr. Joe Tekli

Associate Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Dr. Abbas Tarhini
Dr. Abbas Tarhini

Associate Professor of Information Technology & Operations Management

Dr. Nadine Abbas
Dr. Nadine Abbas

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Dr. Abdallah Moubayed
Dr. Abdallah Moubayed

Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Sawsan AbudulRahman
Dr. Sawsan AbudulRahman

Postdoctoral Fellow LAU CSSAAI Research Center and Zayed University

Research Fellows

Mario Chahoud
Mario Chahoud

Research Fellow, LAU CSSAAI Research Center and Mohamad Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence

Osama Wehbi
Osama Wehbi

Research Fellow, LAU CSSAAI Research Center and Mohamad Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence