Prof. Dr. Adel Aneiba
Head of Computing
Prof. Adel Aneiba obtained his MSc and Ph.D. degrees in mobile computing and distributed systems from Staffordshire University in 2004 and 2008, respectively.
For the past fifteen years, he has worked as a Senior Academic in many national and international universities as well as a Senior ICT Consultant for international organisations such as the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) and several governmental organisations, where he has managed mega ICT projects primarily focused on data centre design and development, business process reengineering and capacity building.
Currently, Prof Aneiba is the Head of College of Computing and the Cyber Physical Systems Research Group Lead at Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment, Birmingham City University.
He has been successful in securing many research and enterprise grants. He is supervising several Ph.D. students on Cyber Physical Systems related projects in different application domains such as smart health, cities, and factories. His current research interests include IoT enabling technologies, data-driven networks, and digital transformation solutions.
Prof. Aneiba is a member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and a member of many technical committees for scientific academic conferences and journals.