Abdulaziz S. Al Mazyad, PhD

Dean of CCIS
+966 11 2242222 Ext: 3111
Areas of Expertise
  • Computer Networks
  • Data Communication
  • Information and network Security
  • Systems Modeling and simulation
  • Information Systems
  • Machine Learning


  • Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Syracuse University, Syracuse, USA
  • M.S. in Computer Engineering , Syracuse University, Syracuse, USA
  • B.S. (Honors) in Physics (February, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


  • Dean of Computer & Information Systems, Al Yamamah University, Riyadh.
  • Former Dean, College of Computer Engineering and Sciences, AL Kharj, King Saud University
  • Practical Training Supervisor, College of Computer and Information Science
  • Chairman, Department of Computer Engineering, King Saud University
  • Member, Scientific and Engineering Program council, College of Applied Studies

Publications  and Research


  • Reputation-based mechanisms to avoid misbehaving nodes in ad hoc and wireless sensor networks  Sep 2016 · Neural Computing and Applications , Abdulaziz S. Almazyad
  • Machine aided malaria parasitemia detection in Giemsa-stained thin blood smears , Jul 2016 · Neural Computing and Applications , Abbas, Naveed; Saba, Tanzila; Mohamad, Dzulkifli; Rehman, Amjad; Almazyad, Abdulaziz S; Al-Ghamdi, Jarallah Saleh;
  • Towards the Elimination of White Spots in Mobile WiMAX Grids through Time Efficient Cognitive Vertical Handoff Algorithm , Mar 2016 · Mobile Information Systems , Minhas, Abid Ali; Qaddus, Ahmed; Khan, Muhammad Saeed; Iftikhar, Mohsin; Zia, Tanveer; Almazyad, Abdulaziz; Chilamkurti, Naveen;
  • Fused features mining for depth-based hand gesture recognition to classify blind human communication , Mar 2016 · Neural Computing and Applications , Jadooki, Saba; Mohamad, Dzulkifli; Saba, Tanzila; Almazyad, Abdulaziz S; Rehman, Amjad;