Omar Cheikhrouhou is an Assistant Professor at Taif University (KSA). He is also a Ph.D at CES Lab (Computer and Embedded System), University of Sfax, National School of Engineers.
Omar Cheikhrouhou has received his Ph.D. in Computer Systems Engineering from the National School of Engineers of Sfax in March 2012. His Ph.D deals with security in Wireless Sensor Networks and more precisely in "Secure Group Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks".
Currently, his research interests span over several areas related to Wireless Sensor Networks, Cyber-Physical Systems, Security, Routing, Real Deployment, etc
Omar Cheikhrouhou is a member of the TinyOS ZigBee Working Group. He has also been actively involved in the design and development of several open source toolset for experimentation with wireless sensor networks and IEEE 802.15.4/ZigBee standard protocols.
He has several publications in several high-quality international journals and conferences. He has received some awards including the Gouvernor Prize from the Gouvernor of Sfax in 2005.
His h-index is 4 (as of March 2012)