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Domien Schepers

PhD Student

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Office Location

805 Columbus Avenue
Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex (ISEC)
Boston, MA 02120

Biography

Domien Schepers is a PhD student at Northeastern’s College of Computer and Information Science focusing on information assurance, advised by Professor Dr. Aanjhan Ranganathan. Before beginning his PhD at Northeastern, he worked for the Centre for Cybersecurity Belgium as a cybersecurity analyst in the federal Cyber Emergency Response Team.

Schepers earned his BS in Computer Science from Hasselt University and his MS in Engineering in Computer Science from KU Leuven. At Hasselt University, he organized TEDx events for the school. He researches networks and cybersecurity, specifically wireless security, in the hopes to contribute to a more secure society. He is from Hasselt, Belgium.

Education

  • BS in Computer Science, Hasselt University
  • MS in Engineering in Computer Science, KU Leuven

About Me

  • Hometown: Hasselt, Belgium
  • Field of Study: Information Assurance
  • PhD Advisor: Aanjhan Ranganathan

What are the specifics of your graduate education (thus far)?

I am a PhD Student in the Information Assurance program.

What are your research interests in a bit more detail? Is your current academic/research path what you always had in mind for yourself, or has it evolved somewhat? If so, how/why?

I am focused on network- and cybersecurity, specifically wireless security.

What are your research/career goals, going forward?

Together with the industry I want to contribute to a more secure society.