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, and a number of external academic and industry partners. 

Recent contributors to this cross-disciplinary team in the past few years include, but are not limited to:

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

Current students include:

Ayaz Akram (UC Davis)
Armando Domingos (UC Berkeley)
Ross Gegan (UC Davis)
Chang Liu (UC Davis)
Shammya Saha (ASU)
Amir Teshome Wonjiga (INRIA Rennes)

Recent Past CRD Cybersecurity R&D Alumni and Collaborators

Nathan Tsang (M.S. UC Berkeley 2018)
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