Education

  • Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
    • August 2015 - Present
      Ph.D., Computer Science
      Adviser: Nick Nikiforakis
      GPA: 3.9/4.0
  • University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
    • August 2011 - May 2015
      Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering
      Minor in Mathematics
      GPA: 3.7/4.0

Academic Experience

  • Research Assistant, May 2016 - Present
    Pragmatic Security (Pragsec) Lab, Stony Brook University
    Projects:
    • Studying web attackers' interaction with and evasion of different types of honeypots
    • Using tripwired files for intrusion detection
    • DNS security including nameserver hijacking and suspicious domain registration practices
  • Teaching Assistant, August 2015 - May 2016
    Computer Science Department, Stony Brook University
    Courses:
    • Spring 2016: CSE548 Graduate algorithms
    • Spring 2016: CSE373 Undergraduate algorithms
    • Fall 2015: CSE150 Fundamentals of computer science for honors students

Publications