News

  • I will be serving on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) for Top Picks in Hardware and Embedded Security collocated with ICCAD 2018 (10/01/2018)
  • Congratulations to Anugayathiri (Anu) Pugazhenthi for receiving “Student Travel Grant” to attending IGSC 2018 (10/01/2018)
  • Our paper (in collaboration with Technische Universität Darmstadt) entitled “On the Effects of Environmental Factors on the Functionality of Modern Dynamic Random Access Memory Modules has been accepted as a poster by Micro&Nano 2018 (9/9/2018) 
  • Our paper (in collaboration with Technische Universität Darmstadt) entitled “Securing IoT Devices Using Robust DRAM PUFs” has been accepted by Global Information Infrastructure and Networking Symposium (GIIS 2018) (9/8/2018)
  • Our paper entitled “P2M-Sec: Security Enhancement using Combined PUF and PRNG Model for Authenticating Consumer Electronic Devices” has been accepted for publication by IET Computers & Digital Techniques (8/28/2018)
  • I am selected to serve on Communications, Events, and Outreach Committee as a member for the School of Engineering at SF State (8/24/2018)
  • I am selected to server as IEEE Student Branch Advisor for the School of Engineering at SF State (8/24/2018)
  • I will be serving on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) for ICCE 2019 (8/16/2017)
  • Our paper (in collaboration with Technische Universität Darmstadt) entitled “Addressing the Effects of Temperature Variations on Intrinsic Memory-Based Physical Unclonable Functions has been accepted by 28th Crypto-tag (6/7/2018)
  • Graduate Student, Anugayathiri (Anu) Pugazhenthi, joins our group (ECS Lab). Welcome! (6/18/2018)
  • I am invited to serve on a National Science Foundation (NSF) panel  (6/6/2018)
  • I am invited to serve as the workshop co-chair for HOST 2019 (5/26/2018)
  • I will be serving in the Technical Program Committee (TPC) for iSES 2018 (5/10/2018)
  • ECS Lab receives 50K in gift from Intel to help the next generation of cutting edge research on Machine Learning in Hardware-Enhanced Security (4/20/2018) Link
  • I am invited to have a presentation on Internet of Things (IoT) in IEEE Professor Seminar Series (4/23/2018)
  • Undergraduate Student, QuangMinh Ho, joins our group (ECS Lab). Welcome! (4/18/2018)
  • Congratulations to Ahmad El Shakoushy for receiving offer from Vanderbilt University, Duke University, and UT Austin for summer research program (4/14/2018)
  • Undergraduate Student, Dylan Wright joins our group (ECS Lab). Welcome! (4/13/2018)
  • I will moderate a session on Machine Learning  in GLSVLSI 2018 (4/9/2018)
  • Our paper entitled “An Adversarial Risk-based Approach for Network Architecture Security Modeling and Design” has been accepted by  International Conference on Cyber Security and Protection of Digital Services (Cyber Security 2018) (3/31/2018)
  • Our paper entitled “An Overview of DRAM-based Security Primitives” has been accepted by Journal of Cryptography 2018 (3/28/2018)
  • I am invited to serve as the Publicity Chair of The Second Workshop Women in Hardware and Systems Security (WISE) 2018 (3/15/2018)
  • Our paper entitled “DVFT: A Lightweight Solution for Power Supply Noise based TRNG using a Dynamic Voltage Feedback Tuning System” has been accepted for publication by IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems (TVLSI) 2018 (3/8/2018)
  • I will moderate a session “From Droplets to Bits: Security for the Physical World”  in DAC 2018 (2/25/2018)
  • I will moderate a session on Hardware Security in HST 2018 (2/9/2018)
  • I will be serving on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) for GLSVLSI 2018 (6/2/2017)
  • Our paper entitled “Low-cost Authentication Paradigm for Consumer Electronics within the Internet of Wearable Fitness Tracking Applications” has been accepted by IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) 2018 (1/13/2018)
  • I will moderate two sessions on Internet of Things (IoT) in ICCE 2018 (10/26/2017)
  • Undergraduate Student, Juan C. Angeles Acuna, joins our group (ECS Lab). Welcome! (10/15/2017)
  • I will be serving on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) for HOST 2018 (9/25/2017)
  • Graduate Student, Shubhankar Samar Pataskar, joins our group (ECS Lab). Welcome! (9/18/2017)
  • I will be serving on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) for ICCE 2018 (9/15/2017)
  • I am invited to serve as the Associate Editor of the IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine (ICEM) (9/5/2017)
  • I will be serving on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) for IEEE-iNIS 2017 (8/15/2017)
  • We received “Best Technical Paper Award” in 30th International Conference on VLSI Design (VLSID) & 16th International Conference on Embedded Systems (1/11/2017)