Augustine Takyi

Email address: atakyi at cs dot uct dot ac dot za


Augustine Takyi is a PhD student at the Department of Computer Science in University of Cape Town and a Lecturer from University of Energy and Natural Resources in Ghana. He has varying teaching and research experience in areas ranging from Networks and Security, programming, Database Development, etc. He holds a BSc Computer Science & Statistics (combined major) from University of Ghana, Ghana and MEng Communication and information System from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China. 

Research interest

His research interest is in securing computer networks for effective communication.


  • Augustine Takyi and Patrick Ohemeng Gyaase. "Enhancing Security of Online Payments: A Conceptual Model for a Robust E-Payment Protocol for E-Commerce." Contemporary Research on E-business Technology and Strategy. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2012. 232-239 
  • Patrick Ohemeng Gyaase and Augustine Takyi  Public financing of broadband internet infrastructure in Ghana, options and challenges, International Journal of Technology Management & Innovation, Spain, February, 2014. Volume 3 - Issue 2.
  • Nerissa E.L Anku, D. Adu-Gyamfi, A. Kankam, A. Takyi, and Richmond Amponsah ‘A Model for Photovoltaic Module Optimisation’ Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, p-ISSN: 2163-2405, 2015;  5(2): 72-79
  • Daniel ADU-GYAMFI, Fengli ZHANG, Augustine TAKYI, NerisaEdem ANKU, Nii ANTIE ADDY MAHMOUD. (2015) A Passive Attack Authentication Scheme for User Privacy Preservation in LBS: A Case in Opportunistic Mobile Networks. International Conference on Advanced Electronics and Communications Engineering (AECE2015), EI Compendex,  February 8-9,2015