Imperial College London

DrMd SadekFerdous

Business School








Business School BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Md Sadek Ferdous is a Research Associate in the Centre of the Centre for Global Finance and Technology at Imperial College Business School investigating how the distribute ledger technology can be leveraged for self-sovereign identity. He is also working as a Technology Fellow at the Cabinet Office of the UK Government to explore how distributed ledger technology can be leveraged for securing digital evidence. He did his PhD on Identity Management from the University of Glasgow. He has several years of experience of working as a post-doctoral researcher in different universities in different European and UK-funded research projects. His current research interests include distributed ledger, identity management, trust management and security and privacy issues in cloud computing and social networks.



Ferdous MS, Chowdhury MJM, Hoque MA, 2021, A survey of consensus algorithms in public blockchain systems for crypto-currencies, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Vol:182, ISSN:1084-8045, Pages:1-28

Chowdhury MJM, Usman M, Ferdous MS, et al., 2021, A cross-layer trust-based consensus protocol for peer-to-peer energy trading using fuzzy logic, Ieee Internet of Things Journal, ISSN:2327-4662


Sarker S, Saha AK, Ferdous MS, A survey on blockchain & cloud integration, The 23rd International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT), 2020, IEEE

Alom I, Eshita RM, Harun AI, et al., Dynamic management of identity federations using blockchain, IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, IEEE

Bhuiyan MSI, Razzak A, Ferdous MS, et al., BONIK: A blockchain empowered chatbot for financial transactions, The 19th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications

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