I am Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Central Florida. I obtained my Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from National Univesity of Sciences and Technology (NUST) in 2014. I completed my Masters in Electrical Engineering from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in 2017. My core stream in MS was computer networks and network security.
At UCF, I am a member of the Security Analytics Research Lab supervised by Prof.
My CV can be found here.
Muhammad Saad, Laurent Njilla, Charles Kamhoua, and Aziz Mohaisen, "Countering Selfish Mining in Blockchains". International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communication (ICNC 2019) Honolulu, HI, USA. Details PDF
Ashar Ahmad, Muhammad Saad, Mostafa Bassiouni, and Aziz Mohaisen, "Towards Blockchain Driven Secure and Transparent Audit Logs". International Workshop on Distributed Ledger of Things (DLoT) in conjunction with MobiQuitous 2018 New York City, United States, November 5-7, 2018. (Best Paper Award) Details PDF
Muhammad Saad and Aziz Mohaisen, "Towards Characterizing Blockchain-based Cryptocurrencies for Highly-Accurate Predictions". International Workshop on Hot Topics in Pervasive Mobile and Online Social Networking, HotPOST 2018 (in conjunction with IEEE INFOCOM 2018 ), Honolulu, USA, April 16, 2018. Details PDF
Muhammad Saad, My T. Thai, and Aziz Mohaisen, "POSTER: Deterring DDoS Attacks on Blockchain-based Cryptocurrencies through Mempool Optimization". 13th ACM ASIA Conference on Information, Computer and Communications Security, ASIACCS 2018 Incheon, Korea, 4-8 June 2018. Details PDF