Wojciech Mazurczyk

is an Associate Professor at Cybersecurity Division, Institute of Telecommunications (IT), Faculty of Electronics and Information Technology, Warsaw University of Technology (WUT), Poland. Co-founder of Cybersecurity Division and the head of the Bio-inspired Security Research Group (BSRG). Researcher at the Parallelism and VLSI Group at Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at FernUniversitaet, Germany.

Holds B.Sc. (2003), M.Sc. (2004), Ph.D. (2009, with honours) and D.Sc. (habilitation, 2014) all in Telecommunications from WUT. Author or co-author of 2 books, over 120 papers, 2 patent applications and over 35 invited talks. Involved in many international and domestic research projects as a principal investigator or as a senior researcher. A guest editor of many special issues devoted to network security (among others: IEEE TDSC, IEEE S&P, IEEE Commag). Serving as Technical Program Committee Member of (among others): IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE ICC, IEEE LCN, IEEE CNS, IEEE WIFS and ACM IH&MMSec. From 2016 Editor-in-Chief of an open access Journal of Cyber Security and Mobility.

An Accredited Cybercrime Expert and Trainer for Europol EC3 (European Cybercrime Center). A founder and a coordinator of the Criminal Use of Information Hiding (CUIng) Initiative launched in cooperation with Europol EC3. A founding member of EURASIP "Biometrics, Data Forensics and Security" (B.For.Sec) Special Area Team. IEEE Senior Member (2013-) and EURASIP member (2015-). Involved in the think thank of FP7 project CAMINO (Comprehensive Approach to cyber roadMap coordINation and develOpment) (2015-).

For over 10 years has been serving as the independent consultant inthe fields of network security and telecommunications. Between 2003 and 2007 he was also a deployments specialist for the telecom company Suntech.

His research was covered by worldwide media numerous times including in "IEEE Spectrum", "New Scientist", "MIT Technology Review", "The Economist", "Der Spiegel", etc. (a full list of press releases is available here). For more information follow me on Twitter and ResearchGate.

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I am looking for self-motivated PhD students interested in cybersecurity. If you are one please send me an email (see Contact section).

Publication entries:
- Scholar Google Profile
- DBLP Computer Science Bibliography Server
- WUT Base of Knowledge Profile


Research interests


Projects Involvement


Current projects

Past projects

  • MobiTraff: Cooperative Way to Mobility and Traffic Efficiency (01.2013-06.2015) - funded by National Centre for Research (Poland) and Development and Fonds National de la Recherche (Luxembourg) - POLLUX programme (role: Senior researcher)
  • New Network Anomaly Detection Method (12.2011-12.2014) - funded by National Science Centre (role: PI)
  • Steganographic Methods for IP Networks (01.2012-01.2014) - funded by Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education (role: PI)
  • Methods for Information Hiding in Network Traffic: Analysis and Detection (2012) - funded by Warsaw University of Technology (role: PI)
  • Methods for Network Steganography Detection in IP Networks (12.2010-12.2011) - funded by Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education (role: PI)
  • New Methods for Information Hiding in Telecommunnication Networks (2011) - funded by Warsaw University of Technology (role: PI)
  • Methods and Evaluation Environment of Network Steganography (2009-2011) - funded by Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education (role: Researcher)
  • FP7 – Prosense: Promote, Mobilize, Reinforce and Integrate Wireless Sensor Networking Research and Researchers: Towards Pervasive Networking of WBC and the EU (2008-2010) – funded by EU (role: Researcher)
  • Detecting Frauds in 2G/3G Networks (2008-2009) - funded by Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa - PTC
  • FP7 - QoEWeb: Quality of Experience and User Behaviour Modelling for Web Traffic - EuroNF, Network of Excellence (2008-2009) - funded by EU
  • Steganography in IP Telephony - Supervisor (research) grant No. 3968/B/T02/2008/34 funded by Polish Goverment (2008-2009)
  • TrustMAS: Trusted Communication Platform for Multi-Agent Systems - R&D project funded by US Army and US Air Force (2007-2008) - Contract No. N62558-07-P-0042
  • FP6 - SecMon: Design and Evaluation of End-to-End Quality and Security - EuroFGI - Design and Engineering of the Next Generation Internet, Network of Excellence (2007-2008) - funded by EU
  • Wireless Security - including IEEE 802.16 (2006), and Sensor networks (2008-2010) - grants funded by Polish Government

Professional Activities


Conference involvement:

2017

Co-chair of the: TPC Chair of: Technical Program Committee Member of the:

2016

Co-chair of: Technical Program Committee Member of:

2015

Co-chair of: Technical Program Committee Member of: Past Professional Activities (2009-2014) >>


Current Editorial & Scientific Activities:

Memberships in organizations:


A guest editor for the special issues of:

    (in Thomson Reuters Master Journal List)     Other journals

Reviewer for the following journals and conferences:


JCR journals: Other journals:

Book reviews


Reviewer of the following PhD theses


  • P. Bereziński - Entropy-based network anomaly detection / Detekcja anomalii w ruchu sieciowym z wykorzystaniem miar entropijnych, PhD thesis, AGH University of Science and Technology (Akademia Górniczo Hutnicza), Cracow, Poland (2015)

Awards


Awards and scholarships

  • First degree Rector's Award for Scientific Achievements for the Research Team in 2014/2015 (10.2016), Warsaw University of Technology, Poland (Team: W. Mazurczyk, K. Szczypiorski, A. Janicki, E. Rzeszutko) [NEW]
  • Internship of the Foundation for Polish Science SKILLS Programme (07-08.2015), Foundation for Polish Science (FNP), June 2015, Poland [acceptance rate: 14/142]
  • First degree Rector's Award for Scientific Achievements for the Research Team in 2012/2013 (10.2014), Warsaw University of Technology, Poland (Team: W. Mazurczyk, K. Szczypiorski)
  • Researcher Travel Scholarship (06-07.2014), Center for Advanced Studies Warsaw University of Technology, December 2013, Poland
  • Polish Minister Of Science and Higher Education Scholarship for Outstanding Young Researchers (2013-2015), November 2012, Warsaw, Poland
  • Polish Prime Minister's Award for PhD Thesis, November 2010, Warsaw, Poland
  • First degree Rector's Award for Scientific Achievements for the Research Team in 2009/2010 (10.2011), Warsaw University of Technology, Poland (Team: W. Mazurczyk, K. Szczypiorski)
  • First degree Rector's Award for Scientific Achievements for the Research Team in 2007/2008 (10.2009), Warsaw University of Technology, Poland (Team: W. Mazurczyk, K. Szczypiorski)
  • Young Researcher Scholarship (2011-2012), Center for Advanced Studies Warsaw University of Technology, December 2010, Poland
  • ACM SIGCOMM Student Travel Grant (08.2009) - funded by supporting organizations of ACM SIGCOMM 2009, Barcelona, Spain
  • Mazovia PhD Scholarship (2008-2009) - funded by Mazovia Voivodeship, Polish Goverment

Fellowships


Trainings


Reviewer of grants for the following research agencies:


  • The National Centre for Research and Development, POIR Programme (In Polish: Narodowe Centrum Badań i Rozwoju), Poland (2015-)
  • National Information Processing Institute (Osrodek Przetwarzania Informacji (In Polish: Państwowy Instytut Badawczy), Poland (2016-)

Past activities

  • August 2011 - October 2013 - Cisco certified Networking Associate Instructor Trainer at ITU-ITC Cisco Regional Academy
  • October 2004 - October 2013 - Cisco certified instructor at ITU-ITC Cisco Regional Academy
  • October 2006 - December 2007 - leader of the project Instant Messaging over MSRP in BRAMA (Laboratory for Mobile Applications and Systems Research and Development)
  • CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate)
  • FWL (Fundamentals of Wireless LANs)
  • NS (Network Security)
  • Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) - Workshop

Contact

Address
Warsaw University of Technology
Faculty of Electronics and Information Technology
Institute of Telecommunications
15/19 Nowowiejska Str.
00-665 Warszawa, Poland

E-mail: wmazurcz@(NOSPAM)elka.pw.edu.pl
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