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SanjayGoelSanjay  Goel

Associate Professor
School of Business
Department: Information Technology Management

Information security; hacking; computer forensics; information security risk analysis; biological models for security; wireless security; botnets (zombie computers); nanosensor networks; self-organizing systems complexity; optimization; information security education.Dr. Goel can address the threat to personal information security involving such issues as the hacking of online retailer sites.

Campus phone: (518) 442-4925
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Sanjay Goel is an assistant professor and director of research at the NYS Center for Information Forensics and Assurance (CIFA). Previously, he worked at GE Global Research Center and received his doctorate in mechanical engineering in 1999 from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

He is invited to present seminars at several conferences in information security with topics including, wireless security, hacking, botnets, etc. and has several publications in leading journals. Goel teaches several classes including Computer Networking & Security, Information Security Risk Analysis, Security Policies, Enterprise Application Development, Database Design and Java Language Programming.

Goel is also on the faculty of UAlbany's Institute for Financial Market Regulation.

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