People

LBNL’s work on cybersecurity R&D is cross-directorate and includes scientists not only from the Computational Research Division, but also ESnet and NERSC in Computing Sciences, as well as LBNL’s IT Division, Energy Technology Area, the Earth & Environmental Sciences Area and a number of external academic and industry partners

Current Berkeley Lab research staff and faculty scientist contributors to this cross-area, cross-disciplinary team include, but are not limited to:

     
Dr. Sean Peisert Dr. Sophie Engle (USF) Dr. Hein Meling (U. Stavanger)
Dr. Venkatesh Akella (UC Davis) Dr. Reinhard Gentz Ciaran Roberts (LBNL ETA)
Dr. Daniel Arnold (LBNL ETA) Dr. Anna Giannakou Michael Sankur (LBNL ETA)
Joshua Boverhof Dr. Dipak Ghosal (UC Davis) Dr. Anna Scaglione (ASU)
Dr. Chen-Nee Chuah (UC Davis) Dr. Jason Lowe-Power (UC Davis)

Current graduate students include:

Ammar Haydari (UC Davis)
Ayaz Akram (UC Davis)
Ross Gegan (UC Davis)
Ruoxi Jia (UC Berkeley)
Raksha Ramakrishna (ASU)
Shammya Saha (ASU)
Wenxiao Wang (UC Berkeley)

Recent Past CRD Cybersecurity R&D Alumni and Collaborators

Dr. Dipankar Dwivedi (Research Scientist, LBNL EESA)
Amir Teshome Wonjiga (Ph.D. INRIA Rennes, 2019)
Chang Liu (P.D. UC Davis 2019) → Google
Jonathan Coignard (ETA Scientist 2015-2019) → Ph.D. program at Institut d’ingénierie Univ. Grenoble Alpes
Armando Domingos (M.S. UC Berkeley 2018) → DNV GL
Nathan Tsang (M.S. UC Berkeley 2018) → Software Developer, San Francisco Giants
Mahdi Jamei (Ph.D. ASU 2018) → Invenia Labs
Dr. Melissa Stockman (ESnet 2016–2018) → Grabango
Dr. Emma Stewart (ETA Scientist 2013-2017) → LLNL
Brian Tierney (ESnet Scientist 1988-2017) → retired
Bogdan Copos (Ph.D. UC Davis 2017) → SRI InternationalGoogle
Jonathan Ganz (Ph.D. UC Davis 2017) → Cloudflare
Reinhard Gentz (Ph.D. ASU 2017) → LBNL Computer Systems Engineer
Chuck McParland (CRD Staff Scientist 1978-2014) → retired / RTISYS, Inc.
Dr. Taghrid Samak (CRD Research Scientist 2010-2014) → Google
Orianna DeMasi (CRD Scientist 2010-2013) → UC Berkeley Ph.D. program
Dr. Sean Whalen (Ph.D Student / I3P Fellow / CRD Postdoc 2010-2013) → Columbia → Mt. Sinai School of Medicine → UC San Francisco
Dr. David Bailey (CRD Senior Scientist 1998-2011) → retired / UC Davis Research Fellow