Prof Simon Parkinson
Professor - Department of Computer Science I Director - Centre for Cybersecurity, University of Huddersfield
Simon Parkinson is Professor of Cyber Security at the University of Huddersfield. his research expertise and interests span Cyber Security and Artificial Intelligence. He has led various research and knowledge exchange projects to completion, exceeding the value of £1.2m, funded by the likes of the UK’s Engineering and Physical Science Research Council (EPSRC), Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL), and Innovate UK. Through his research, he has developed new ways to detect security weaknesses in access control systems, intrusions in enterprise IT systems, and un-authorised access through new biometrics such as key typing patterns and fitness devices.