Dr. Ahmed is an Associate Professor in the College of Computer Information Technology at the American University in the Emirates. He earned his Ph.D. from the University Putra Malaysia. He has over 10 years’ experience in teaching and certified IBM Artificial Intelligence Instructor. His current research interest includes Artificial Intelligence applications in Electrical Engineering, network security, Internet of Things (IoT), feature engineering, and Deep Learning. He is a regular editor of various journals specializing in intelligence systems and data analysis. Dr. Ahmed is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).