Dr. Lela Mirtskhulava currently holds an associate professor position in the department of Computer Science at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University and San Diego State University Georgia. Dr. Mirtskhulava received her Ph.D. in Computer Science. Dr. Mirtskhulava was a part-time faculty in the department of Computer engineering at San Jose State University, CA. She joined SJSU in Fall semester 2018 as a Fulbright Research Scholar. She has 15 years of working experience as an ICT Senior Engineer at Ericsson Ltd and Geocell LLC, Georgia. Her research interests include: neural cryptography, deep learning applications, blockchains in cybersecurity, brainwaves monitoring, ANN modeling for medical diagnosis, mobile app development, IoT security issues, 5G, simulation and modeling in wireless technologies. Dr. Mirtskhulava has published over 50 scientific papers.
Dr. Mirtskhulava was invited to the University of Cambridge, UK as a visiting professor. She is the recipient of DAAD Scholarship in the scope of Academic staff exchange program, at Westsaxson University of Applied Sciences Zwickau, Germany in 2016. She was a keynote speaker and served as the technical Committee and advisory board member at several international conferences, symposiums and summits. She is a member of IEEE, ACM and COST organizations.