Alba Morales Tirado

PhD Research Student

Alba Morales is a first year PhD student in the Knowledge Media Institute in the Open University. Her research interest is focused on data security and privacy in Smart Cities, her main areas of interest are related with cybersecurity and data privacy in Smart Cities.

Before starting her PhD, she worked as Information Security Specialist for several years, specialised in auditing Industrial Control Systems. She has a master degree in Information Security and Audit from the University of Greenwich.


Data Privacy, Smart Cities, Information Security, Healthcare Data


Morales Tirado, Alba, Oelen, Allard, Pasqual, Valentina, Shi, Meilin, Umbrico, Alessandro, Xu, Weiqin and Celino, Irene ,(2020). A human-in-the-loop framework to handle implicit bias in crowdsourced KGs. In: Knowledge Graphs Evolution andPreservation - A Technical Report from ISWS 2019, pp. 101–108.

Morales Tirado, Alba, Daga, Enrico and Motta, Enrico(2020). Effective use of personal health records to support emergency services. In: Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management. EKAW 2020 (Keet, C. M. and Dumontier, M. eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 54–70.

Morales Tirado, Alba, Daga, Enrico and Motta, Enrico (ISCRAM 2019) : Posters & Demos, Valencia, Spain, pp. 1411–1413.