Dr. Chan Yeob Yeun
Dr. Chan Yeob Yeun Associate Professor
Teaching Areas
Research Interests

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Dr. Chan Yeob Yeun holds M.Sc. (1996) and Ph.D. (2000) degrees in Information Security from Royal Holloway, University of London. After his Ph.D., he joined Toshiba TRL in Bristol, UK, and later became a Vice President at LG Electronics, Mobile Handset R&D Center, in Seoul, Korea (2005) where he was responsible for developing mobile TV technologies and related security. He left LG Electronics in 2007 and joined KAIST (Korea) until August 2008 and then Khalifa University of Science and Technology in September 2008.

Dr. Yeun is currently a researcher in cybersecurity including IoT/USN security, cyber-physical system security, cloud/fog security and cryptographic techniques as an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and an active member of Center for Cyber-Physical Systems (C2PS). He also enjoys lecturing M.Sc. Information Security and Ph.D. Engineering courses at Khalifa University. He has published more than 130 journal articles and conference papers, nine book chapters and 10 international patent applications. He also serves on the editorial board of multiple international journals and on the steering committee of international conferences. He is a senior member of the IEEE.

  • Ph.D., Information Security, Royal Holloway, University of London (UK), 2000
  • M.Sc., Information Security, Royal Holloway, University of London (UK)
  • B.Sc., Mathematics with Information Technology, Middlesex University (UK)
Teaching Areas
  • Cyber Physical Systems Security
  • Computer and Network Security
  • Wireless Networks and Mobile Security
  • Secure Software Systems Engineering
  • Modern Cryptography
  • Computer Networks
Research Interests
  • Cyber security
  • IoT security
  • AI for cyber security
  • Healthcare security
  • Cloud security
  • SCADA security
  • Cryptographic techniques
  • Biometrics