Raymond Choo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Cloud Technology Endowed Professorship
Ph.D. Information Security, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo holds a Ph.D. in information technology from Queensland University of Technology, Australia. Prior to starting his Cloud Technology Endowed Professorship at UTSA, Dr. Choo spent five years working for the University of South Australia, and five years working for the Australian Government Australian Institute of Criminology. He was also a visiting scholar at INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation between October 2015 and February 2016 and a visiting Fulbright scholar at Rutgers University School of Criminal Justice and Palo Alto Research Center (formerly Xerox PARC) in 2009.
In April 2017 he was appointed an Honorary Commander, 502nd Air Base Wing, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, USA. He is also a Fellow of the Australian Computer Society, a Senior Member of IEEE, and Co-Chair of IEEE Multimedia Communications Technical Committee's Digital Rights Management for Multimedia Interest Group.
Areas of research:
Big data analytics
Cyber security and digital forensics
Co-inventor of two Australian PCT
Australian provisional patent applications on digital forensics and mobile app security (2015)
Co-inventor of three U.S. provisional patent applications on lightweight cryptographic scheme for mobile devices and a code-based cryptographic scheme (i.e. post-quantum) filed in 2018.