Seyedamin Pouriyeh, is an Associate Member, IEEE. He received the M.Sc. degree in information technology engineering from Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, in 2009, and the PhD degree in computer science from the University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA, in 2018. He is an Assistant Professor of Information Technology with Kennesaw State University, Marietta, GA, USA. His primary research interests span federated machine learning, blockchain, and cybersecurity.