Hamed Haddadi

I am a Senior Lecturer (~Associate Professor) and the Deputy Director of Research in the Dyson School of Design Engineering, at The Faculty of Engineering at Imperial College London. I am also an Academic Fellow of the Data Science Institute.

My research interest are in User-Centered Systems, IoT, Applied Machine Learning, Privacy, and Human-Data Interaction. I lead the Databox project.

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I am keen to hear from strong students interested in doing their masters project or PhD research with me, or postdoctoral fellows interested in being hosted at Imperial College London. Please get in touch! We are currently looking for exceptional candidates for the President’s PhD Scholarships, the Islamic Development Bank – Imperial College Scholarship, the London Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership (LISS DTP), and various Centres for Doctoral Training in Imperial College London.


Jan 2018: We are hiring a Research Associate on Data mining, Analytics, Privacy Protocols and Machine Learning on the Databox Project at Imperial College London (Fixed Term for 14 months, closes 19th Feb 2018).

Jan 2018: Two papers on privacy in IoT applications have been accepted to the ACM/IEEE International Conference on Internet-of-Things Design and Implementation 2018. See publications’ page for details.

Dec 2017: We have received a Microsoft Azure Research Award to support our Machine Learning research for the Databox project.

Dec 2017: Katrin Hänsel’s paper has been accepted to ACM CHI 2018! Congrats Katrin.

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