Essam is a professor who is passionate about data science and machine learning. He holds a Ph.D. degree in computer science from UPM University. Essam has more than 15 years of experience in research and software development in the areas of machine learning and computer security. He also worked at top companies such as Baaz and Oxford Immune algorithmic. He has more than 25 published journal and conference papers on AI, machine learning, optimization, quantum computing, and computer security.