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Farid Ahmed, Ph.D
Associate Professor
Director, Multimedia Security Research Lab
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

    Dr. Ahmed is currently an Associate Professor in the Electrical Engineering & Computer Science department at CUA. He has also been serving as the academic advisor for the Department of Labor sponsored Master of Science in Computer Science program.

   His research interests include signal/image processing, multimedia authentication, digital watermarking, computer networks, data and network security, optical information processing, and wavelets.

   Dr. Ahmed is serving as an associate editor of EURASIP Journal of Wireless Communications and Networking. Dr. Ahmed is a senior Member of Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Member of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Member of Computer Security Institute (CSI), Member of Society of Photo-Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). He is also the Founding Advisor, ACM Student Chapter of the Catholic University of America.

Previous Employments:
  • ASEE Summer Faculty Fellow, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC
  • Research & Development Engineer, Digimarc Corporation, Tualatin, OR.
  • Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, Erie, PA.
  • Research Associate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Target Recognition Branch, Dayton, OH.
  • Instructor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI.
  • Research Assistant, Electrical Engineering, University of Dayton, OH.
  • Adjunct Faculty, Engineering & Computer Science, Wilberforce University, OH.
  • Visiting Faculty, Computer Science, North South University, Bangladesh.
  • Teaching Assistant, Computer Science and Engineering, Wright State University, OH
  • Research Assistant, Mathematics, Wright State University, OH
  • Research Assistant, Computer Science and Engineering, Wright State University, OH.
  • Assistant Professor & Lecturer, Computer Science & Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh.
Links of Interest:

ACM Programming Contest

IEEE Explore


Computer Security Institute