Hamed Haddadi @ EECS, QMUL


Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Digital Media

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Queen Mary, University of London

Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, UK

I am currently on research leave from QMUL serving as

a Research Scientist at QCRI. (contact)

Visiting member, CISG Group, University College London

email : hamed.haddadi@qmul.ac.uk (or hh318@cl.cam.ac.uk)

Tel: +44 (0)20 7882 3436

Availability: Google Calendar 

Research blog: NetSocioNomics

twitter: realhamed

Research Interests: Networked Systems, Social Computing, Privacy, Health Informatics, Wearables, IoT



Our paper "Human-Data Interaction: The Human Face of the Data-Driven Society”, with Richard Mortier,  Tristan Henderson, Derek McAuley, and Jon Crowcroft, is now online.

Our survey paper on “Privacy Leakage in Mobile Computing: Tools, Methods, and Characteristics” with Muhammad Haris and Pan Hui is now online.

Our research on third party web trackers is featured on MIT Technology Review.

SensingKit: A Multi-Platform Mobile Sensing Framework for Large-Scale Experiments”, will be presented at ACM MobiCom 2014, Maui, Hawaii, September 2014.

Our article on Quantified Self and the Privacy Challenge in Wearables has been featured on Society for Computers and Law Technology Law Futures Forum.

Our paper “Topic and Sentiment Analysis on OSNs: a Case Study of Advertising Strategies on Twitter”, with Shana Dacres and Matthew Purver, will appear at The Sixth ASE International Conference on Social Computing, SOCIALCOM 2014, Stanford, CA, USA, May 27 - May 31, 2014.

We have been awarded an EPSRC IoT research-in-the-wild grant on Connected Seeds and Sensors with Nicholas Bryan-Kinns.

I am on the ACM SenSys Steering Committee. Consider attending this great conference this year!

We will be hosting SIGCOMM 2015 in London!

Upcoming Events (Program/Organising Committee):


ACM Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (CoNext 2015)

ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN 2015)


9th AAAI International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2015)

35th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2015)

Seventh International Workshop on Traffic Monitoring and Analysis (TMA 2015)

1st IEEE International Workshop on Legal and Technical Issues in Cloud Computing (CLaw 2015)

Fourth IEEE Workshop on Smart Data Pricing (SDP2015 , with IEEE INFOCOM 2015)

The International Workshop on Cyber-Physical Cloud Computing (IEEE/ACM CPCC 2014)

Sixth International Conference on Mobile Computing, Applications and Services (MobiCASE 2014)

Propagation Phenomena in Real World Network, Springer Book, 2014

IEEE Workshop on Privacy and Anonymity for the Digital Economy (PADE 2014)

8th International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2014)

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME 2014)


International Workshop on Computational Advertising (WCA-2014)

1st International Workshop on Hot Topics in Big Data & Networking (HotData’14, IEEE ICCCN)