SECURE Center of Excellence

Dr. Mohamed F. Chouikha

Mohamed F. Chouikha



Dr. Cajetan Akujuobi

Cajetan M. Akujuobi



Welcome to SECURE (Systems to Enhance Cybersecurity for Universal Research Environment) Center of Excellence. SECURE is funded by the Texas A&M University System’s Chancellor’s Research Initiative (CRI) program. The Center was established to be the nation’s premier multidisciplinary research institute in the advancement of cybersecurity as a basis for long-term partnership and collaboration among industry, academe, and government. SECURE Research’s mission is to directly support research needs of industry and government partners in a cost-effective manner with pooled, leveraged resources and maximized synergy and to enhance the educational experience for a diverse set of top-quality graduate and undergraduate students. SECURE Research will advance knowledge and technologies in this emerging field and ensure commercial relevance of the research with rapid and effective technology transfer and establishing spin-off companies.
I invite you to peruse our website to learn more about the Center and its research activities.

Mohamed F. Chouikha, PhD
Chief Scientist & Executive Director, SECURE Cybersecurity Center of Excellence
Executive Professor, Electrical and Computer Science

Cajetan M. Akujuobi, M.B.A., PhD., P.E.
Co-Executive Director, SECURE Cybersecurity Center of Excellence
Professor, Electrical and Computer Science