Dr.-Ing. Mohammad Hamad


E-Mail mohammad.hamad (at) tum.de
Telefon +49-(0)89-289-23557
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Mohammad Hamad


Arcisstr. 21

D-80333 München

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Mohammad Hamad is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Associate Professorship of Embedded Systems and Internet of Things in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). Mohammad received his Ph.D. in computer engineering (Dr.-Ing.) from the Institute for Data Technology and Communication Networks at TU Braunschweig in 2020. Before his Ph.D, Mohamamd completed his bachelor in software engineering and information system at Aleppo University, Syria. 

Mohammad ’s research interests are in the area of  Autonomous vehicle security and IoT security

Open Positions for Students

If you are interested in my area of research and are looking for a bachelor's thesis, master's thesis, or research internship, feel free to contact me. 

Open topic for FP about  Automtive Ethernet Testbed 

Supervised Work

Master Thesis (MT), Bachelor Thesis (BT), Research Internship (FP)

Thomas Wakim Security Testbed for Time Synchronization in IoT Systems MT* Ongoing
Oliver Butowski Time Synchronization in IoT Networks FP* Ongoing
Anshu Mathur Realistic Traffic and V2X Simulation for Enhanced Autonomous Vehicle Test Scenarios FP* Ongoing
Milind Mathai Derivation of a Formal Sensor and Attack Data Model for Autonomous Vehicles MT* Ongoing
Felix Montnacher Comparative Study of Intrusion Detection Systems of Automotive Ethernet FP Ongoing
Wenxuan Ye Data Management in Next Generation Mobile Communication System Based on Blockchain for Intelligent Services MT Ongoing
Moez Ben Ayed Analytical Study of Using Machine Learning for Intrusion Response System  BT Ongoing

Ankita Kumari

Secure OPC UA Communication on Industrial IoT (IIoT) Devices: A Feasibility Analysis FP 2021
Mohamed Saleh MACsec Simulation for Automotive Ethernet FP 2021
Alexander Künzner Evaluating the Use of MISP as a Shared Threat Intelligence Repository for IoV BT 2021
Andreas Finkenzeller SenGen - An Automotive Simulation Framework to Generate Realistic Sensor and Attack Data MT* 2021
Hangmao Liu Implementation and Evaluation of IBE for Securing MQTT Protocol MT 2021

* co-supervision 


Course Name
IoT Security  Lecturer 

Winter: 21/22

Summer: 2021

Software Architecture for Distributed Embedded Systems Tutor Winter: 20/21
Advanced Seminar Embedded Systems and Internet of Things   Supervisor  

Summer: 2020

Winter: 20/21, 21/22

Doctoral Seminar Embedded Systems and Internet of Things Manager Summer: 2020



Academic Refereeing