Hi, I'm Kassem Kallas, a Research Scientist at INRIA, Rennes, France.

Dr. Kassem Kallas is a research scientist at the French National Institute for Research in Digital Science and Technology (INRIA), Rennes, France as a part of the LinkMedia Lab. He received his Ph.D. in Information Engineering and Science under supervision of Prof. Mauro Barni from University of Siena, Italy, in April 2017, with a thesis on a Game-Theoretic approach for adversarial information fusion in distributed sensor networks, in the area of cyber security. He received a masters (advanced master II) in Wireless Systems and Related Technologies from Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy after obtaining a BSc. and M.Sc. degree in Computer and Communication Engineering from Lebanese International University in 2010 and 2012, respectively.

I am always happy to talk about research, business, cars, technology, psychology, outdoors, gym or science communication. Whether looking for a research collaborator or other interests, do not hesitate to email me and/or follow me on social media.

Interests: Deep Learning, Cyber Security, Computer Vision and Game Theory.

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Selected work


PhD defense presentation


University of Warwick, UK

seminar on Adversarial and Backdoor Attacks in Deep Learning


Backdoor Attacks and Defenses in DNNs

National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA


Attacks and Defenses on Consensus Algorithms for Distributed Networks

University of Siena, Italy