Job: Associate Professor in Computer Science (Cybersecurity)
School/department: School of Computer Science and Informatics
Research group(s): Cyber Technology Institute (CTI) (Software Technology Research Laboratory (STRL), Cyber Security Centre (CSC))
Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH
T: +44 (0) 116 207 8576
Isabel Wagner is an Associate Professor in Computer Science (Cybersecurity) at De Montfort University in Leicester, UK. Dr. Wagner received her Ph.D in engineering (Dr.-Ing.) and M.Sc. in computer science (Dipl.-Inf. Univ.) from the Department of Computer Science, University of Erlangen in 2010 and 2005, respectively. In 2011 she was a JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow in the research group of Prof. Masayuki Murata at the University of Osaka, Japan. She is a Senior Member of the ACM (2017) and IEEE (2018).
Her research activities are focused on questions regarding privacy and privacy-enhancing technologies, particularly on metrics to quantify the effectiveness of privacy protection mechanisms, as well as on privacy-enhancing technologies in smart cities, genomics, vehicular networks, and smart grids. She is also interested in experimental methods to study corporate surveillance.
Please see http://research.isabel-wagner.net for my complete list of publications.
Privacy-enhancing technologies, transparency, privacy metrics, privacy in genomics, social media, vehicular networks, smart grids, and smart cities.
In previous years:
Heidelberg Laureate Forum, attendance and travel grant, September 2013
2011 and before
ACM, Senior Member (2017)
IEEE, Senior Member (2018)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
National Research Foundation Singapore, "Managing the Privacy Risk in Smart Cities", NRF2019-ITS005-0015, 2019-2021, Collaborator
EPSRC First Grant, “PryMe, a Universal Framework to Measure the Strength of Privacy-enhancing Technologies”, EP/P006752/1, 2017-2018, PI
Privacy metrics for genome privacy, ARCHER (EPSRC), Aug 2015 - Feb 2016, PI
Homomorphic encryption on graphics processing units, NVIDIA, from July 2015, PI
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