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Faculty Details


Ph.D., Computer Science, Howard University, Washington, DC, 2019
M.S., Electrical Engineering - Computer Systems, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, 2014
B.S., Computer Science, Fountain University, Osogbo, Nigeria, 2011


Embedded Systems Security
Automotive Security
Internet of Things (IoT) Systems Security
Cloud Computing


Automotive Security
Sensor Data Provenance
Security of IoT Systems
Cloud Computing

Subjects Taught: 

Computer Science III - Data Structures and Algorithms
Computer Science II - C++ Data Structure
Cloud Computing
Math Lab I

Detailed Information

About Me: 

Dr. Habeeb Olufowobi is a Lecturer in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Howard University. He received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Howard University, a master's degree in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis in Computer Systems from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Fountain University, Nigeria. Dr. Olufowobi's research interests include Systems Security, Network Security, with a particular interest in Vehicular Networks, Blockchain, and Cloud Computing.
Dr. Olufowobi has several peer-reviewed publications that have appeared in IEEE Transaction on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Design and Test, IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium, International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing, ACM Workshop on Automotive Cybersecurity, and others. He also has a book chapter in Smart Cities Cybersecurity and Privacy (Elsevier) and has presented articles at major national and international conferences.


Assistant Professor Su Yan Receives 2020 IEEE APS Best Paper Award

Tue, August 11, 2020

Electrical Engineering Assistant Professor Su Yan recently received the prestigious IEEE Antennas and Propagation Edward E. Altschuler AP-S Magazine Prize Paper Award for his paper titled “Multiphysics Modeling in Electromagnetics: Technical Challenges and Potential Solutions”. The IEEE Antennas and Propagation Edward E. Altschuler AP-S Magazine Prize Paper Award was established in 2010 to recognize the best contribution published in the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine during the previous year. The paper is co-authored by Jian-Ming Jin, Ph.D.Read More >>

Commemorating the Life of Professor Emeritus Arthur Sanderson Paul, Ph.D.

Tue, July 14, 2020

We commemorate the life of Alumnus and Professor Arthur Sanderson Paul, Ph.D., professor emeritus in the Department of Computer Science. Dr. Paul served at Howard University for over 38 years as a faculty member in the College of Engineering and Architecture, then known as the College of Engineering, Architecture, and Computer Sciences. After graduating from Presentation Brothers College in St. George’s, Grenada, Dr. Paul attended Howard University as a mechanical engineering major. Read More >>


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