International Research Associates

Dr Kyriacos Pavlou ( Bio )
Senior Research Fellow

Dr Kyriacos Pavlou is an information technology researcher and lecturer at CIIM. He is a co-founder of InfoLab the data management lab at CIIM and he currently holds a Research Fellowship at UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies (CBT).

He holds a BA/MA(Hons) in Genetics from the University of Cambridge, a double BSc in Computer Science/Mathematics and an MSc in Computer Science from the University of Arizona. He completed his PhD on Database Forensics and Information Accountability at the University of Arizona.

He has worked as a postdoctoral research associate in the Computer Science department of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His work focused on extending concepts of database information accountability to the cloud.

Kyriacos has been working on achieving information accountability in relational databases. He has been developing information accountability enterprise architectures along with forensic tools and algorithms for analyzing database tampering. He has served as manager and chief programmer of the Dragoon project an NSF-funded project for achieving database compliance. His research interests include database design and security, information accountability, cloud-resident databases and big data.