Dr Vassil Vassilev

 

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Dr Vassil Vassilev

Dr Vassil Vassilev is a Reader in Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Security and Head of the Cyber Security Research Centre at London Metropolitan University. He holds a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from the Bulgarian Academy of Science, has professional affiliation with the British Computer Society and leads industrial partnership with Lloyds Banking Group.

Professional training

  • Big Data and Data Analytics – Hortonworks, 2016
  • Java Enterprise Development – Oracle University, 2013
  • Java Technologies – Sun Educational Services, 2002
  • Object-oriented Analysis and Design – Learning Tree International, 2002
  • Database Administration – Oracle, 1999

 

Dr Vassilev is teaching formal methods, distributed, Internet and enterprise systems, and Big Data technologies. His research interests are in AI, behavior analytics and cyber security. Research projects include logical vulnerability analysis, threat intelligence and video analytics.

 

  • K. Bataityte, V. Vassilev and O. Gill, Theory of Situations and Actions in Description Logic (to be published).
  • V. Vassilev, V. Sowinski-Mydlarz, K. Bataityte et. al., SYCAMORE: A Semantic Framework for Logical Vulnerability Analysis and Risk Assessment in Digital Banking (to be published).
  • S. Aslam, V. Vassilev and K. Ouazzane, Parallel Querying of Distributed Ontologies with Shared Vocabulary, International Journal of Computer and Information Engineering, Vol:13, No:5, 2019.
  • Y Patel, K Ouazzane, V. Vassilev et. al., Keystroke Dynamics using Auto Encoders, in: Proc. IEEE Cyber Science Conf. 2019, Oxford (2019).
  • Y. Patel, K. Ouazzane, V. Vassilev et. al. Remote Banking Fraud Detection Framework using Sequence Learners, J. of Internet Banking & Commerce (2019).
  • K. Ezekiel, V. Vassilev and K. Ouazzane, Adaptive Business Rules Framework for Workflow Management, J. of Business Process Management, BPMJ-08-2017-0219 (2017).
  • M. Afzal, K. Ouazzane and V. Vassilev, K-Nearest Neighbours Based Classifieris for Moving Object Trajectories Reconstruction, In: Proc. Third Int. Conf. on Applications and Systems of Visual Paradigms VISUAL2018, Venice, 2018, pp. 7-12; ISBN: 9781612086477.
  • P. Gasiorowski, V. Vassilev and K. Ouazzane, 3D Simulation-based Analysis of Individual and Group Dynamic Behaviour in Video Surveillance, In Proc. Third Int. Conf. on Applications and Systems of Visual Paradigms, Venice, 2018, pp. 1-6; ISBN: 9781612086477.
  • K. Ezekiel, V. Vassilev and K. Ouazzane, Two-level Architecture for Rule-based Business Process Management, in: Proc. of The Eight Int. Conf. Business Intelligence and Technology BUSTECH2018, Barcelona (2017), pp. 37-42; ISBN 9781612086149.
  • M. Afzal, K. Ouazzane and V. Vassilev (2016). Incremental reconstruction of moving object trajectory, In: Proc. Int. Conf. on Visualization, Barcelona, 2016; ISBN: 978-1-61208-520-3.
  • P. Gasiorowski, V. Vassilev and K. Ouazzane (2016). Simulation-based Visual Analysis of Individual and Group Dynamic Behavior. In: Proc. 20th International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, & Pattern Recognition (IPCV'16), CSREA Press, 2016, pp. 303-309; ISBN 1601324421
  • K. Ouazzane, M. Aigbodi, D. Mitchell and V. Vassilev. An Innovative Custom Cyber Security Solution for Protecting Enterprises and Corporate Assets. Int. J. Of E-Enterpreneurship and Innovation, 2013, Vol. 4, Issue 3.
  • V. Vassilev, M. Ulman, K. Ouazzane et al. OntoCarer: An Ontological Framework for Assistive Agents for the Disabled. In: Mohammad V. Malakooti, Jacek Stando (eds.), SDIWC 2013: Third International Conference on Digital Information Processing and Communications, Dubai, UAE (2013), pp. 406-418.
  • M. Aigbodi, K. Ouazzane, D. Mitchell and V. Vassilev.  Defence in-depth for Cyber Security With Custom Anti-Virus Signature Definition. In: Mohammad V. Malakooti, Jacek Stando (eds.), SDIWC 2013: Third International Conference on Digital Information Processing and Communications, Dubai, UAE (2013), pp. 150-157.
  • Wondu Mallede, Farhi Marir and Vassil Vassilev. Algorithms for Mapping RDB Schema to RDF for Facilitating Access to Deep Web, In: WEB 2013: The First International Conference on Building and Exploring Web Based Environments, Seville, Spain (2013), pp. 32-41.
  • Wondu Mallede, Farhi Marir, Vassil Vassilev and Yanguo Jing. Mapping Space Project Management Application to Semantic Web Using Jena Adapter for Oracle. In: Elisa F. Kendall, Jeff Z. Pan, Ljiljana Stojanovic, Yuting Zhao (eds.), 8th International Workshop on Semantic Web Enabled Software Engineering, Nara, Japan, Spriner-Verlag (2012).

Room: T10-01 Tower Building

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 3693

Email: v.vassilev@londonmet.ac.uk