Biography


Nasir Memon is a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering and director of the Information Systems and Internet Security (ISIS) laboratory . He is one of the founding members of the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Security and Privacy (CRISSP) , a collaborative initiative of multiple schools within NYU including NYU-Steinhardt, NYU-Wagner, NYU-Stern and NYU-Courant. His research interests include digital forensics, biometrics, data compression, network security and security and human behavior. Memon earned a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering and a Master of Science in Mathematics from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) in Pilani, India. He received a Master of Science in Computer Science and a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Nebraska.
Prof. Memon has published over 250 articles in journals and conference proceedings and holds a dozen patents in image compression and security. He has won several awards including the Jacobs Excellence in Education award and several best paper awards. He has been on the editorial boards of several journals and was the Editor-In-Chief of Transactions on Information Security and Forensics.
He is an IEEE Fellow and a distinguished lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society. Memon is the co-founder of Digital Assembly and Vivic Networks, two early-stage start-ups in NYU-Poly's business incubators.

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Nasir Memon
Department Head: Computer Science and Engineering
New York University: Polytechnic School of Engineering
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Brooklyn, NY 11201
Tel: 718-260-3970
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Email: memon@nyu.edu

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