PhD in Cyber Security
Mohammadreza has a Ph.D. degree in cybersecurity and is a program analysis enthusiast. Particularly he is interested in studying various techniques of performing program fuzzing and testing for COTS binaries. In this regard, he has successfully implemented several practical security testing frameworks, such as Tainer (for Java), RustFuzz (for Rust), and Etherolic (for Ethereum). The results of his research projects have been published in top-notch conferences and journals and achieved various awards. Mohammadreza currently works as a postdoc researcher in Cyber Security at Virginia Tech as well as an adjunct assistant professor at Arden University in Berlin. Mo used to work for the University of Potsdam, and CISPA in Germany. Mohammadreza lives in Berlin, and he likes cycling, photography, writing, and mixing electronics.