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Dr Haftu Reda



Research Fellow, Cyber Security


Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env


School of Info Technology


Melbourne Burwood Campus


Doctor of Philosophy, La Trobe University, 2023
Master of Engineering, Kumoh National Institute of Technology(KIT), 2017
Bachelor of Science (Electrical Engineering), Bahir Dar University, 2007

+61 3 924 46202

Research interests

  1. Cybersecurity
  2. Critical infrastructure security
  3. Cyber-physical systems
  4. Industrial IoT
  5. Communication Networks
  6. Machine Learning

Teaching interests

  1. Cybersecurity
  2. Information Technology
  3. Computing Technologies
  4. Networking and Telecommunication Systems


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Data-driven Approach for State Prediction and Detection of False Data Injection Attacks in Smart Grid

H Reda, A Anwar, A Mahmood, N Chilamkurti

(2023), Vol. 11, pp. 455-467, Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy, C1

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FedDiSC: A computation-efficient federated learning framework for power systems disturbance and cyber attack discrimination

M Husnoo, A Anwar, H Reda, N Hosseinzadeh, S Islam, A Mahmood, R Doss

(2023), Vol. 14, pp. 100271-100271, Energy and AI, C1

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A Taxonomy of Cyber Defence Strategies Against False Data Attacks in Smart Grids

Haftu Reda, Adnan Anwar, Abdun Mahmood, Zahir Tari

(2023), Vol. 55, pp. 1-37, ACM Computing Surveys, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

FeDiSa: A Semi-asynchronous Federated Learning Framework for Power System Fault and Cyberattack Discrimination

M Husnoo, A Anwar, H Reda, N Hosseinzadeh, S Islam, A Mahmood, R Doss

(2023), pp. 1-6, INFOCOM 2023 : IEEE Conference on Computer Communications Workshops, Hoboken, New Jersey, E1


Comprehensive survey and taxonomies of false data injection attacks in smart grids: attack models, targets, and impacts

H Reda, A Anwar, A Mahmood

(2022), Vol. 163, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, C1

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Vulnerability and impact analysis of the iec 61850 goose protocol in the smart grid

H Reda, B Ray, P Peidaee, A Anwar, A Mahmood, A Kalam, N Islam

(2021), Vol. 21, pp. 1-20, Sensors, C1

journal article

Energy-efficient hybrid routing protocol for IoT communication systems in 5G and beyond

M Baniata, H Reda, N Chilamkurti, A Abuadbba

(2021), Vol. 21, pp. 1-21, Sensors, Basel, Switzerland, C1-1

journal article

Firefly-inspired stochastic resonance for spectrum sensing in CR-based IoT communications

H Reda, A Mahmood, A Diro, N Chilamkurti, S Kallam

(2020), Vol. 32, pp. 16011-16023, Neural Computing and Applications, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Lightweight Authenticated-Encryption Scheme for Internet of Things Based on Publish-Subscribe Communication

A Diro, H Reda, N Chilamkurti, A Mahmood, N Zaman, Y Nam

(2020), Vol. 8, pp. 60539-60551, IEEE Access, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

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Fog Computing-Based Smart Health Monitoring System Deploying LoRa Wireless Communication

J Kharel, H Reda, S Shin

(2019), Vol. 36, pp. 69-82, IETE Technical Review, London, Eng., C1-1

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On the Application of IoT: Meteorological Information Display System Based on LoRa Wireless Communication

Haftu Reda, Philip Daely, Jeevan Kharel, Soo Shin

(2018), Vol. 35, pp. 256-265, IETE Technical Review, London, Eng., C1-1

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Differential flow space allocation scheme in SDN based fog computing for IoT applications

A Diro, H Reda, N Chilamkurti

(2018), pp. 1-11, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal article

Design of smart LED streetlight system for smart city with web-based management system

P Daely, H Reda, G Satrya, J Kim, S Shin

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 6100-6110, IEEE Sensors Journal, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

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IoT and public weather data based monitoring and control software development for variable color temperature LED street lights

G Satrya, H Reda, J Kim, P Daely, S Shin, S Chae

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 366-372, International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, Indonesia, C1-1

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An architecture for smart health monitoring system based on fog computing

J Kharel, H Reda, S Shin

(2017), Vol. 12, pp. 228-233, Journal of Communications, Oulu, Finland, C1-1

journal article

Cascaded learning system for SR noise induced spectrum sensing in cognitive radio network

Haftu Reda, S Shin

(2016), pp. 436-440, ICUFN 2016 : Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks, Vienna, Austria, E1-1


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