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Dr. Lotfi ben Othmane is a Lecturer (Teaching Assistant Professor) at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and is leading the Engineering Secure Smart Cyber-Physical Systems Lab at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. Previously, he was a Research Scientist and then Head of the Secure Software Engineering department at Fraunhofer SIT, Germany. Lotfi received his Ph.D. from Western Michigan University (WMU), USA, in 2010; the M.S. in computer science from University of Sherbrooke, Canada, in 2000; and the B.S  in information systems from University of Economics and Management of Sfax, Tunisia, in 1995. He works currently on software security.

My google Scholar is here
Curriculum Vitae (Feb. 2018) is here


My book Empirical Research for Software Security: Foundations and Experience is available here

In collaboration with Edgar Weippel, I will co-edit a special issue of the EURASIP Journal on Information Security, Springer on Recent Advances in Software Security - submission deadline is 10/21/2018

In collaboration with Doug Jacobson and Edgar Weippel, I will co-edit a special issue of the Computers & Security, Elsevier, on Security and Privacy in Smart Cyber-physical Systems Call for papers is here - submission deadline is 11/30/2018