Dr. Hamda Al Breiki

Assistant Professor
  • PhD in Interdisciplinary Engineering, Khalifa University
  • Master of Science (M.S.) in Information Technology (Specialization in Cyber Security), Zayed University
  • Bachelor of Information Technology, Software Engineering Major, College of Information Technology, UAE University

Hamda Al Breiki hold a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Engineering from Khalifa University. Her thesis was about defining a trust requirements model for blockchain systems. She co-founded a start-up company in systems development (Afkar for Systems and Programming) where she worked as a primary developer in several projects. She worked in localizing Scratch application and website (a programming tool for kids) in cooperation with teams from MIT and UAE University. She worked as an IT faculty in Higher Colleges of Technology from 2012 to 2015.She joined several judging committees in programming competitions for school students in UAE.


Abu Dhabi Campus


+971 2 599 3655

Teaching Areas

Programming: Software Development, Web Development, Mobile Development, Information Security: Web Security, Software Security

Research and Professional Activities

Research Area(s)

Blockchain, Software Security, computer science education.

Refereed journal papers

Albreiki, H., Salah, K., Rehman, M. H., & Svetinovic, D. (2020)."Trustworthy Blockchain Oracles: Review, Comparison, and Open Research Challenges". IEEE Access, 8, 85675-85685. DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.2992698

Papers in refereed conference proceedings

 Albreiki, H., Alqassem, L., Salah, K., Rehman, M. H., & Svetinovic, D. (2019). Decentralized Access Control for IoT Data Using Blockchain and Trusted Oracles. IEEE International Conference on Industrial Internet (IEEE ICII), 2019, Orlando, FL, USA. DOI 10.1109/ICII.2019.00051

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