Deep TechScientific Mentor

Nasir is Vice Dean for Academics and Student Affairs and a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at NYU Tandon. He is an affiliate faculty of Computer Science in NYU Courant and department head of Tandon Online. He introduced cyber security studies to Tandon in 1999, making it one of the first schools to implement the program at the undergraduate level. He is a co-founder of NYU’s Center for Cyber Security at New York and NYU Abu Dhabi. He is the founder of the OSIRIS Lab, CSAW, The Bridge to Tandon Program and Cyber Fellows program at NYU. He has been on several journals’ editorial boards and was Editor-In-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Information Security and Forensics. He is an IEEE Fellow and an SPIE Fellow for his contributions to image compression, media security and forensics. His research interests include digital forensics, data compression, and security and human behavior.