Fereidoun Moradi, Doctoral student

Fereidoun Moradi joined Cyber-Physical Systems Analysis group at Mälardalen University in 2019 as a Ph.D. student. He received his M.Sc. degree in Information Security from the University of Isfahan in 2015 specializing in RFID authentication protocols security analysis. Before starting his Ph.D. studies Fereidoun has worked at Chavoosh Co. (R&D) for close to 5 years.

Recent experiences:


  • November 23, 2023 - I presented a paper at NWPT 2023 - 34th Nordic Workshop on Programming Theory at MDU in Västerås, Sweden.
  • February 08-09, 2023 - Steering Committee and Advisory Board Meeting KKS Synergy Project (SACSys) at MDU in Västerås, Sweden.
  • January 26, 2023 - I presented a poster at Cybernode Collaboration Conference (Cybernode) in Kista, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • September 17-30, 2022 - I visited and had a presentation of "Smart Room" at the University of Antioquia (UdeA) in Colombia, and the Technological University of Panama (UTP) in Panama supported by STINT International Project.
  • September 12-13, 2022 - I had a presentation on "Towards Cyber Resilience of Cyber-Physical Systems using Tiny Twins" at DPAC Summit 2022 at Haga Castle in Enköping, Sweden.
  • September 7, 2022 - I participated in a cybersecurity workshop (Software Centerat MDU in Västerås, Sweden.
  • July 17th, 2022 - "Serendipity improves protection against cyber attacks" published in Framtidensforskning magazine.
  • April 21, 2022 - I had a talk in Software Center workshop at MDU in Västerås, Sweden (YouTube link).
  • April 4-5, 2022 - I had a presentation on "System Monitoring and Attack Detection" at DPAC Summit 2022 at Krusenberg Herrgård in Uppsala, Sweden.
  • February 19, 2022 - I had a talk on "Detecting Cyber-Attacks on CPSs using Timed Rebeca" for academic staff at UI (Online).
  • December 9, 2021 - I had a poster presentation in Software Center workshop at CEVT headquarters in Göteborg, Sweden.
  • January 22, 2021 - I had a presentation at SACSys Steering meeting on Cyber-Physical System Security.
  • December 11, 2020 - I have presented a licentiate proposal on Building Attack Models for Security Analysis of CPS.
  • November 27- December 6, 2019 - I participated in the course entitled: From Timed Automata to Stochastic Hybrid Games at AAU in Aalborg, Denmark.
  • November 4-5, 2019 - I participated in DPAC Summit 2020 at Krusenberg Herrgård in Uppsala, Sweden.
  • September 10-14, 2019 - I have given our paper presentation about On-Off Attack on a Blockchain-based IoT System at the First Workshop on Secure and Trustable Wirelessly Connected Industrial IoT (ETFA - WS01) in Zaragoza, Spain.
  • June 8-12, 2019 - I attended Cybersecurity and Privacy (CySeP) Summer School at KTH in Stockholm, Sweden.


Community services as a reviewer:

  • The 18th and 19th ACM-IEEE International Conference on Formal Methods and Models for System Design (MEMOCODE 2021, 2022)
  • The 9th International Conference on Formal Methods in Software Engineering (FormaliSE 2021)
  • The17th International Colloquium on Theoretical Aspects of Computing (ICTAC 2020)
  • The 18th and 19th International Conference on Software Engineering and Formal Methods (SEFM 2020, 2022)
  • The European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA 2020)
  • International Conference on Integrated Formal Methods (iFM 2019)
  • Eighth International Conference on Fundamentals of Software Engineering (FSEN 2019, 2020, 2021)
  • International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2019)
  • The 34th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2019, 2021)
  • The 25th International Symposium on Formal Methods (FM 2023)



My main research interests include Cryptanalysis, IoT/CPS Security, and Formal Methods. Currently, I am working on modeling and security analysis of cyber-physical systems (named CRYSTAL).