**GENERAL INFORMATION**

**Contact Information**

Mail: Purdue University, Department of Computer Science,

305 N. University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2107

Phone: (765) 463-7310

Fax: 765-494-0739

Email: `matallah@purdue.edu`

Home Page: `http://www.cs.purdue.edu/people/mja`

**Personal Data**

Married, two children

U.S. Citizen (naturalized in 1984)

**Education and Academic Career**

2004-present | Distinguished Professor of Computer Science, Purdue Univ. | |

2003-present | Professor (courtesy) of Electr. and Comp. Eng., Purdue Univ. | |

1989-04 | Professor of Computer Science, Purdue Univ. | |

1986-89 | Associate Professor of Computer Science, Purdue Univ. | |

1982-86 | Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Purdue Univ. | |

1982 | Ph.D. in Electr. Eng. and Comp. Sci., Johns Hopkins Univ., Advisor: S. Rao Kosaraju | |

(completed in 4 semesters, GPA = 4.0) | ||

1980 | M.S. in Electr. Eng. and Comp. Sci., Johns Hopkins Univ. | |

(completed in 2 semesters, GPA = 4.0) | ||

1975 | B.E. in Electrical Engineering, American University in Beirut | |

(after which I worked in industry until I went to graduate school in 1979) |

**Industry Experience**

2007-9 | Chief Technology Officer, Arxan Technologies Inc. | |

Company was acquired in 2013 by private equity firm TA Associates: | ||

www.crunchbase.com/organization/arxan-technologies | ||

2007-10 | Chief Scientist, Arxan Defense Systems Inc. | |

Company was acquired in 2010 by Microsemi Corporation: | ||

www.crunchbase.com/organization/arxan-defense-systems | ||

2001-present | Technical Advisory Board, Arxan Technologies Inc. | |

2001 | Co-Founder, Arxan Technologies Inc. | |

1988 (1 month) | Visiting Scientist, NASA Ames Research Center | |

(RIACS Institute, Center for Advanced Architectures) | ||

1975-78 | Engineer, Siemens (1975-76), Wang (1977-78) |

**Academic Administration**

2007-10 | Associate Head | Computer Science, Purdue Univ. |

2001-17 | Associate Director | CERIAS, Purdue Univ. |

(Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security) | ||

1994-96 | Associate Head | Computer Science, Purdue Univ. |

**Research Interests**

Main current interest: Information security (protocols, watermarking, software security)

Other interests: Algorithms, parallel computation, computational geometry

**PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION**

**Awards, Honors**

- Fellow of the ACM (2006)
- Fellow of the IEEE (1997) Life Fellow of the IEEE (2018)
- Presidential Young Investigator Award (1985)

From then-President Ronald Reagan; awardee selections were made by the National Science Foundation (the PYI awards eventually morphed, in a much-expanded form, into the current CAREER awards) - CCS Test of Time Award (2015)

This award was started in 2012 and given annually to particularly influential papers that appeared a decade earlier in CCS; CCS - www.sigsac.org/ccs.html - is one of the two ``flagship'' conferences in information security - Arden L. Bement, Jr. Award (2017)

This is the most prestigious award Purdue University bestows in pure and applied science and engineering - Purdue Outstanding Commercialization Award (2013)

This award is given annually to a faculty member in recognition of outstanding contributions to, and success with, commercializing discoveries from Purdue research - Purdue Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award (2016)
- Distinguished Alumnus Award, Faculty of Engineering, American University in Beirut (2007)
- Purdue College of Science Graduate Student Mentoring Award (2015)
- Selected (in 1999) as one of the best teachers in the history of Purdue
University and included in Purdue's Book of Great Teachers, a permanent
wall display of 200 (in 1999) Purdue teachers past and present - see
`https://www.purdue.edu/provost/faculty/greatteachers.html` - Selected (in 2004) as Fellow of the Purdue Teaching Academy.
Approximately 6% of Purdue faculty have the rank of Fellow in the
Teaching Academy. For more details see
`http://www.teachingacademy.purdue.edu/` - Selected as the Outstanding Teacher of the College of Science
for 2004. Selected among the Top Ten Outstanding Teachers for the
College of Science in 1994, 1995, 2006, 2007.
- Purdue ACM Outstanding CS Instructor Award (4 times)

**Talks Given in Distinguished Lecture Series at Universities**

2008 | Univ. of Minnesota |

(Distinguished Lecture Series) |

2006 | Northwestern Univ. |

(Distinguished Lecture Series) |

2006 | Colorado State Univ. |

(ISTeC Distinguished Lecture Series) |

2003 | Iowa State Univ. |

(Distinguished Lecture Series) |

2001 | Ohio State Univ. |

(Distinguished Lecture Series) |

2001 | Northwestern Univ. |

(Distinguished Lecture Series) |

1995 | Univ. of Florida |

(Barr Systems Distinguished Lecture Series) |

1992 | Johns Hopkins Univ. |

(IBM Distinguished Lecture Series) |

1988 | Univ. of Virginia |

(Distinguished Lecture Series) |

**Conference Talks Given as Keynote or Invited Speaker**

2013 | Workshop on Cloud Computing Security, Doha, Qatar |

(Keynote Speaker) |

2011 | 9th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST '11), Montreal, Canada |

(Keynote Speaker) |

2011 | KAUST Workshop on Hot trends in Computer Science, Saudi Arabia |

(Invited Speaker) |

2010 | 4th International Frontiers of Algorithmics Workshop (FAW '10), Wuhan, China |

(One of three Invited Speakers) |

2008 | First International Workshop on Remote Entrusting (RE-TRUST '08), Trento, Italy |

(Keynote Speaker) |

2008 | Workshop on Computer Privacy in Electronic Commerce, Montreal, Canada |

(Invited Speaker) |

2006 | 12th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference (COCOON '06), |

Taipei, Taiwan | |

(Keynote Speaker) |

2005 | 12th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing |

(HiPC '05), Goa, India | |

(Keynote Speaker) |

2005 | Privacy Place Spring Workshop, Raleigh, NC |

(Keynote Speaker) |

2005 | 3rd Australasian Information Security Workshop (AISW '05), Newcastle, Australia |

(Invited Speaker) |

2005 | 10th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI '05), Volos, Greece |

(Invited Speaker) |

2004 | 2d International Conference on Advanced Technologies for Homeland Security, Storrs, CT |

(Invited Speaker) |

2002 | National Cybercrime Conference, Chicago |

(Invited Panelist) |

2002 | Indiana Venture Club, Indianapolis |

(Keynote Speaker) |

2002 | Indiana Executive Forum, Indianapolis |

(Invited Speaker) |

2001 | Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS '01), Providence |

(One of three Plenary Speakers) |

1996 | 7th Workshop on Parallel Algorithms, Philadelphia |

(Invited Speaker) |

1996 | 7th International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation (ISAAC '96), Osaka, Japan |

(One of two Invited Speakers) |

1996 | Summer Institute on Computational Geometry, Academia Sinica, Taiwan |

(One of five Main Lecturers) |

1996 | IBM Tokyo Research Laboratory Workshop, Tokyo |

(One of six Invited Speakers) |

1994 | TIMS XXXII International Meeting, Anchorage |

(Invited Speaker) |

1994 | Algorithm Theory Day, Carleton Univ., Ottawa |

(Invited Speaker) |

1994 | 7th Int. Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems, Las Vegas |

(Keynote Speaker) |

1993 | Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS '93), Montreal |

(Invited Speaker) |

1993 | DIMACS Workshop on Parallel Algorithms: From Solving Combinatorial Problems to Solving |

Grand Challenge Problems, Piscataway, NJ | |

(Invited Speaker) |

1992 | Leonardo Fibonacci Institute for Foundations of Computer Sci., Trento, Italy |

(One of three Main Lecturers) |

1992 | 4th Symp. on the Frontiers of Massively Parallel Computation (FRONTIERS '02), McLean |

(Invited Panelist) |

1991 | 2d Workshop on Parallel Algorithms, New Orleans |

(Invited Speaker) |

1989 | Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS '89), Ottawa |

(Invited Speaker) |

1987 | IMA Workshop on Applications of Combinatorics and Graph Theory to VLSI, Minneapolis |

(Invited Speaker) |

1987 | Computational Geometry Day at Courant Institute / New York Univ. |

(Invited Speaker) |

**Journal Editorial Boards**

*IEEE Software*Guest co-Editor for Special Issue on Software Protection (2010-11)*Int. J. of Cyber Criminology*(2006-)*IEEE Trans. on Computers*(2003-07)*SIAM J. on Computing*(1988-98)*J. of Parallel and Distributed Computing*(1993-10)*Information Processing Letters*(1989-95)*Parallel Processing Letters*(1991-97)*Computational Geometry: Theory & Applications*(1990-2000)*Int. J. on Computational Geometry & Applications*(1990-2008)*Int. J. of Foundations of Computer Science*(1999-2006)*Methods of Logic in Computer Science*(1990-96)*Algorithmica*Guest Editor for a Special Issue on Computational Geometry (1990-91)

**Journal Advisory Boards**

*Int. J. on Computational Geometry & Applications*(2008-)

**Conference Committees**

- Member of Program Committee,
*19th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS)*(2014, Wroclaw, Poland) - Member of Program Committee,
*35th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (S&P)*(2014, San Jose, California) - Co-Chair of Program Committee,
*IEEE 22nd International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS)*(2014, Paris, France) - Member of Program Committee,
*1st Workshop on LOng term Preservation for big Scientific data (LOPS)*(2014, Chicago, Illinois) - Member of Program Committee,
*22nd ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS)*(2013, Berlin, Germany) - Member of Program Committee,
*17th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS)*(2012, Pisa, Italy) - Member of Program Committee,
*16th International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security*(2012, Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles) - Member of Program Committee,
*30th ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS)*(2012, Tucson, Arizona) - Member of Program Committee,
*16th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS)*(2011, Leuven, Belgium) - Member of Program Committee,
*22nd Annual Symposium on Combinatorial Pattern Matching (CPM)*(2011, Palermo, Italy) - Member of Program Committee,
*18th Annual Workshop on Selected Areas in Cryptography (SAC)*(2011, Toronto, Canada) - Member of Program Committee,
*31st International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS)*(2011, Minneapolis, Minnesota) - Member of Program Committee,
*10th ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES)*(2011, Chicago, Illinois) - Member of Program Committee,
*18th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(2011, Bangalore, India) - Program Committee Co-Chair,
*5th International Frontiers of Algorithmics Workshop (FAW)*(2011, Jinhua, China) - Member of Program Committee,
*Web Intelligence for Information Security (WIISe)*(2011, Lyon, France) - Member of Program Committee,
*13th International Conference on Information and Communication Security (ICICS)*(2011, Beijing, China) - Member of Program Committee,
*36th International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB)*(2010, Singapore) - Member of Program Committee,
*29th ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS)*(2010, Indianapolis, Indiana) - Member of Program Committee,
*30th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS)*(2010, Genoa, Italy) - Co-Chair of Program Committee,
*10th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS)*(2010, Berlin, Germany) - Member of Program Committee,
*15th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT)*(2010, Pittsburgh) - Member of Program Committee,
*9th ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES)*(2010, Chicago, Illinois) - Member of Program Committee,
*17th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(2010, Goa, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*17th String Processing and Information Retrieval Symposium (SPIRE)*(2010, Los Cabos, Mexico) - Member of Program Committee,
*16th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference (COCOON)*(2010, Nha Trang, Vietnam) - Member of Program Committee,
*12th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS)*(2010, Barcelona, Spain) - Member of Program Committee,
*4th Annual International Conference on Combinatorial Optimization and Applications (COCOA)*(2010, Hawaii) - Member of Program Committee,
*4th International Conference on Mathematical Methods, Models and Architectures for Computer Networks Security (MMMACNS)*(2010, St. Petersburg, Russia) - Member of Program Committee,
*14th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS)*(2009, Saint Malo, France) - Co-Chair of Program Committee,
*9th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS)*(2009, Seattle, Washington) - Member of Program Committee,
*29th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS)*(2009, Montreal, Quebec) - Member of Program Committee,
*4th ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communication Security (AsiaCCS)*(2009, Sydney, Australia) - Member of Program Committee,
*16th Annual Workshop on Selected Areas in Cryptography (SAC)*(2009, Calgary, Canada) - Member of Program Committee,
*14th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT)*(2009, Stresa, Italy) - Member of Program Committee,
*16th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(2009, Cochin, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*3d International Frontiers of Algorithmics Workshop (FAW)*(2009, Hefei, China) - Member of Program Committee,
*15th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference (COCOON)*(2009, Niagara Falls) - Member of Program Committee,
*5th International Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM)*(2009, Saint Malo, France) - Member of Program Committee,
*2d International Workshop on Remote Entrusting (Re-Trust)*(2009, Riva del Garda, Italy) - Member of Program Committee,
*11th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS)*(2009, Beijing, China) - Member of Program Committee,
*7th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST)*(2009, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada) - Member of Program Committee,
*15th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS)*(2008, Alexandria, Virginia) - Member of Program Committee,
*8th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS)*(2008, Leuven, Belgium) - Member of Program Committee,
*13th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT)*(2008, Estes Park, Colorado) - Member of Program Committee,
*15th Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE)*(2008, Melbourne, Australia) - Member of Program Committee,
*11th Annual Information Security Conference (ISC)*(2008, Taipei, Taiwan) - Member of Program Committee,
*10th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS)*(2008, Birmingham, United Kingdom) - Member of Program Committee,
*6th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST)*(2008, Delta Fredericton Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada) - Member of Program Committee,
*2d International Frontiers of Algorithmics Workshop (FAW)*(2008, Changsha, China) - Member of Program Committee,
*3d International Workshop on Dependability Aspects on Data Warehousing and Mining Applications (DAWAM)*(2008, Barcelona, Spain) - Member of Program Committee,
*6th ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA)*(2008, Doha, Qatar) - Member of Program Committee,
*14th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS)*(2007, Alexandria, Virginia) - Member of Program Committee,
*27th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS)*(2007, Toronto, Canada) - Member of Program Committee,
*7th ACM Digital Rights Management Workshop (ACM-DRM)*(2007, Alexandria, Virginia) - Member of Program Committee,
*7th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Workshop (PET)*(2007, Ottawa, Canada) - Member of Program Committee,
*10th Information Security Conference (ISC)*(2007, Valparaiso, Chile) - Member of Program Committee,
*21st Annual International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS)*(2007, Long Beach, California) - Member of Program Committee,
*10th Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS)*(2007, Halifax, Canada) - Member of Program Committee,
*9th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS)*(2007, ZhengZhou, China) - Member of Program Committee,
*2d International Workshop on Dependability Aspects on Data WArehousing and Mining Applications (DAWAM)*(2007, Vienna, Austria) - Member of Program Committee,
*25th ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS)*(2006, Chicago, Illinois) - Member of Program Committee,
*5th ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES)*(2006, Washington, DC) - Member of Program Committee,
*6th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Workshop (PET)*(2006, Cambridge, U.K.) - Member of Program Committee,
*11th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT)*(2006, Lake tahoe, California) - Vice-Chair of Program Committee,
*20th Annual International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS)*(2006, Rhodes, Greece) - Member of Program Committee,
*17th Annual International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation (ISAAC)*(2006, Kolkata, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*13th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(2006, Bangalore, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*8th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS)*(2006, Raleigh, NC) - Member of Program Committee,
*1st ACM Workshop on Multimedia Content Protection and Security (MCPS)*(2006, Santa Barbara, CA) - Chair of Algorithms and Bioinformatics Track Program Committee,
*4th ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA)*(2006, Dubai, U.A.E.) - Member of Program Committee,
*25th Foundations of Software Technology and Theoretical Computer Science (FSTTCS)*(2005, Hyderabad, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*10th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT)*(2005, Stockholm, Sweden) - Member of Program Committee,
*14th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW)*(2005, Chiba, Japan) - Member of Program Committee,
*3rd Australasian Information Security Workshop (AISW)*(2005, Newcastle, Australia) - Member of Program Committee,
*3rd IEEE Conference on E-Commerce Technology (CEC)*(2005, Munich, Germany) - Member of Program Committee,
*IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Compression Track (ITCC)*(2005, Las Vegas, Nevada) - Member of Program Committee,
*10th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI)*(2005, Volos, Greece) - Member of Program Committee,
*4th ACM Workshop on Digital Rights Management (DRM)*(2004, Washington, DC) - Member of Program Committee,
*9th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT)*(2004, Yorktown Heights, New York) - Member of Program Committee,
*2d IEEE Conference on E-Commerce Technology (CEC)*(2004, San Diego, California) - Member of Program Committee,
*11th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(2004, Bangalore, India) - Vice-Chair for Network Security,
*International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP)*(2003, Kaohsiung, Taiwan) - Member of Program Committee,
*10th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(2003, Bangalore, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*3rd IEEE/IPSJ Symposium on Applications and the Internet*(2003, Orlando, Florida) - Member of Program Committee,
*8th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference (COCOON)*(2002, Singapore) - Member of Program Committee,
*Watermarking '2002*(2002, Paris, France) - Program Chair,
*13th IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS)*(1999, San Juan, Puerto Rico) - Member of Program Committee,
*12th Annual International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (IPDCS)*(1999, Fort Lauderdale) - Vice-Chair of Program Committee,
*5th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(1998, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*11th Annual IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS)*(1997, Geneva, Switzerland) - Member of Program Committee,
*4th Annual International Workshop on Parallel Algorithms for Irregularly Structured Problems*(1997, Paderborn, Germany) - Member of Program Committee,
*4th Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(1997, Bangalore, India) - Vice-Chair of Program Committee,
*10th Annual IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS)*(1996, Hawaii) - Member of Program Committee,
*8th Annual IEEE Symp. on Parallel and Distributed Processing (SPDP)*(1996, New Orleans) - Member of Program Committee,
*3rd Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(1996, Trivandrum, India) - Member of Program Committee,
*6th Annual ACM-SIAM Symp. on Discrete Algorithms (SODA)*(1995, San Francisco) - Member of Program Committee,
*9th Annual IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS)*(1995, Santa Barbara) - Member of Program Committee,
*6th Annual International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation (ISAAC)*(1995, Cairns, Australia) - Member of Program Committee,
*2d Annual IEEE/ACM International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC)*(1995, Delhi, India) - Vice-Chair of Program Committee,
*8th Annual IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS)*(1994, Cancun) - General Co-Chair,
*7th Annual International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS)*(1994, Las Vegas) - Member of Program Committee,
*7th Annual IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS)*(1993, Newport Beach) - Member of Steering Committee,
*5th Annual IEEE Symp. on Parallel and Distributed Processing (SPDP)*(1993, Dallas) - Co-Chair of Program Committee,
*4th Annual IEEE Symp. on Parallel and Distributed Processing (SPDP)*(1992, Dallas) - Member of Program Committee,
*2d Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS)*(1991, Ottawa) - Member of Program Committee,
*6th Annual ACM Symp. on Computational Geometry (SoCG)*(1990, Berkeley)

**Other Editorial Activities**

*Handbook of Algorithms and Theory of Computation,*CRC Press (1st Edition: 1995-98; 2d Edition: 2006-).*Handbook of Parallel and Distributed Computing,*McGraw-Hill (1993-97).*Handbook of Computer Science and Engineering,*CRC Press (1994-97).*Computational Mathematics Series Editor*for Chapman & Hall / CRC (1999-2002).

**PUBLICATIONS**

**Note on journal versions of conference papers:**
Conference papers marked by * have not appeared in journal version,
and will not be submitted to journals unless the conference's page
limitations constrained the presentation (journals will not publish
papers that do not add substantially to a published conference version
of a paper).

**In Refereed Conferences**

- * Security and Privacy Risks in Electronic Communications: A User's Assessment
(with Fariborz Farahmand, Joshua Ripple, and Robin L. Dillon-Merrill).
*Proc. 2017 IEEE 8th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON 2017)*, New York, October 2017, pp. 412-417. Won**Best Paper Award**in the track on ``Big Data, Image Processing and Multimedia Technology'' (best paper awards were given within tracks). - * Confidentiality Management in Collaborative Design (with
Adam Dachowicz, Siva Chaitanya Chaduvula, and Jitesh H. Panchal).
*Proc. of ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC 2016)*, Charlotte, North Carolina, August 2016. 15 pages. - ErsatzPasswords: Ending Password Cracking and Detecting Password Leakage (with
Mohammed H. Almeshekah, Chris Gutierrez, and Eugene H. Spafford).
*Proc. 31st Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 15)*, Los Angeles, California, December 2015. Acceptance rate: 24% (47/193). Won**Outstanding Paper Award**from that conference. - * Enhancing Password Security using Deceptive Covert Communication (with
Mohammed H. Almeshekah and Eugene H. Spafford).
*Proc. 30th International Information Security and Privacy Conference*, Hamburg, Germany, May 2015, pp. 159-173. - Similarity Group-by Operators for Multi-dimensional Relational Data
(with Ruby Y. Tahboub, Mingjie Tang, Walid G. Aref,
Qutaibah M. Malluhi, Mourad Ouzzani, Yasin N. Silva).
*Proc. 32d International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2016)*Helsinki, Finland, May 2016, pp. 1448-1449. - Secure Collaborations in Engineering System Design
(with Shumiao Wang, Siddharth Bhandari, Jitesh Panchal, and Karthik Ramani).
*Proc. of ASME 2014 International Design and Engineering Technical Conference and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC 2014)*, Buffalo, New York, August 2014. 13 pages. - * Back Channels Can Be Useful! - Layering Authentication Channels to Provide
Covert Communication (with Mohammed H. Almeshekah and Eugene H. Spafford).
*Proc. The 21st International Workshop in Security Protocols (SPW 2013)*, Cambridge, United Kingdom, March 2013. - * Secure and Private Outsourcing of Shape-Based Feature Extraction
(with Shumiao Wang, Mohammed Nassar, and Qutaibah Malluhi)
*Proc. 15th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS 13)*, Beijing, China, November 2013, pp. 90-99. Acceptance rate: 26% (29/113). - * Secure and Efficient Outsourcing of Sequence Comparisons
(with Marina Blanton, Keith Frikken and Qutaibah Malluhi).
*Proc. 17th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2012)*, Pisa, Italy, September 2012, pp. 505-522. Acceptance rate: 20% (50/148). - * Private Outsourcing of Matrix Multiplication over Closed Semi-Rings
(with Keith Frikken and Shumiao Wang).
*Proc. International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2012)*, Rome, Italy, July 2012, pp. 136-144. Acceptance rate for full papers: 14% (22/160). - * Privacy-Preserving Business Process Outsourcing
(with Mehdi Bentounsi and Salima Benbernou).
*Proc. 19th IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2012)*, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 2012, pp. 662-663. - * Anonyfrag: An Anonymization-Based Approach For Privacy-Preserving BPaaS
(with Mehdi Bentounsi, Salima Benbernou, and Cheikh Deme).
*Proc. 1st International Workshop on Cloud Intelligence (Cloud-I, a VLDB 2012 Workshop)*, Istanbul, Turkey, August 2012. - * Leakage-Free Redactable Signatures (with Elisa Bertino
and Ashish Kundu).
*Proc. ACM Conference on Data and Application Security and Privacy*, San Antonio, Texas, February 2012, pp. 307-316. - * Secure Authenticated Comparisons (with Keith Frikken and
Hao Yuan).
*Proc. 9th Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS 11)*, Nerja, Spain, June 2011, pp. 514-531. Acceptance rate: 18% (31/172). - * Duress Detection for Authentication Attacks Against Multiple Administrators,
(with Emil Stefanov),
*Proc. 2010 ACM CCS Workshop on Insider Threats (WITS 10)*, Chicago, October 2010, pp. 37-46. - * Data Structures for Range Minimum Queries in Multidimensional Arrays
(with Hao Yuan).
*Proc. 21st ACM-SIAM Symp. on Discrete Algorithms (SODA 10)*, Austin, Texas, January 2010, pp. 150-160. Acceptance rate: 30% (136/445) - * Securely Outsourcing Linear Algebra Computations (with Keith Frikken).
*Proc. of 5th ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communications Security (AsiaCCS 10)*, Beijing, China, April 2010, pp. 48-59. - * Identifying Interesting Instances for Probabilistic Skylines (with
Yinian Qi).
*Proc. 21st International Conference and Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 10)*, Bilbao, Spain, August 2010, pp. 300-314. - * Efficient and Secure Distribution of Massive Geo-Spatial Data
(with Hao Yuan).
*Proc. 17th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (GIS 2009)*, Seattle, Washington, November 2009, pp. 440-443. - * Robust Authentication Using Physically Unclonable Functions
(with Marina V. Blanton and Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. 12th Information Security Conference (ISC 2009)*, Pisa, Italy, September 2009, pp. 262-277. Acceptance rate for full papers: 28% (29/105) - * Computing All Skyline Probabilities for Uncertain Data (with Yinian Qi).
*Proc. 28th ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS 09)*, Providence, Rhode Island, July 2009, pp. 279-287. - * Genuinity Signatures: Designing Signatures for Verifying 3D Object Genuinity
(with Daniel Aliaga).
*Proc. 30th Annual Conference of the European Association for Computer Graphics (Eurographics 09)*, Munich, Germany, pp. 437-446. Acceptance rate: 23% (56/243) - * Efficient Data Structures for Range-Aggregate Queries on Trees
(with Hao Yuan).
*Proc. of 12th International Conference on Database Theory (ICDT 09)*, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, pp. 111-120. Acceptance rate: 32% (25/77). - * Incentives and Perceptions of Information Security Risks
(with Fariborz Farahmand and Benn Konsynski).
*Proc. International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 08)*, Paris, France, December 2008. - * Efficient Private Record Linkage
(with Mohamed Yakout and Ahmed Elmagarmid).
*Proc. 25th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 09)*, Shanghai, China, April 2009, pp. 1283-1286. - * Private and Cheating-Free Outsourcing of Algebraic Computations
(with David Benjamin).
*Proc. of 6th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST 08)*, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, October 2008, pp. 240-245. Acceptance rate: 28% (25/71). - * Binding Software to Specific Native Hardware in a VM
Environment: The PUF Challenge and Opportunity,
(with Eric D. Bryant, John T. Korb, and John R. Rice).
*Proc. of 1st Workshop on Virtual Machine Security (VMSec 08)*, Fairfax, Virginia, October 2008, pp. 45-48. Acceptance rate: 35% (7/20). - * Efficient Privacy-Preserving -Nearest Neighbor Search
(with Yinian Qi).
*Proc. of 28th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 08)*, Beijing, China, June 2008, pp. 311-319. Acceptance rate: 16% (102/638). - * Efficient Distributed Third-Party Data Authentication for Tree Hierarchies
(with Hao Yuan).
*Proc. of 28th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 08)*, Beijing, China, June 2008, pp. 184-193. Acceptance rate: 16% (102/638). - * Private Combinatorial Group Testing
(with Keith B. Frikken, Marina V. Blanton and YounSun Cho).
*Proc. of 3d ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communications Security (AsiaCCS 08)*, Tokyo, March 2008, pp. 312-320. Acceptance rate: 18% (32/182 for regular papers). - * Efficient Data Authentication in an Environment of Untrusted Third-Party Distributors
(with YounSun Cho and Ashish Kundu).
*Proc. 24th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 08)*, Cancun, Mexico, April 2008, pp. 696-704. - * Private Discovery of Shared Interests
(with YounSun Cho).
*Proc. 9th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS 07)*, Zhengzhou, China, December 2007. - * Incorporating Temporal Capabilities in Existing Key Management
Schemes (with Marina V. Blanton and Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. 12th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 07)*, Dresden, Germany, September 2007, pp. 515-530. - * Discrepancy-Sensitive Dynamic Fractional Cascading, Dominated Maxima
Searching, and 2-d Nearest Neighbors in Any Minkowski Metric
(with Marina V. Blanton, Michael T. Goodrich, and
Stanislas Polu).
*Proc. 2007 Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS 07)*, Halifax, Nova Scotia, August 2007, pp. 114-126. Acceptance rate: 26% (40/150). - * Passwords for Everyone: Secure Mnemonic-based Accessible Authentication
(with Mercan Topkara and Umut Topkara).
*Proc. 2007 USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX 07)*, Santa Clara, California, June 2007, pp. 369-374. - * Efficient Techniques for Realizing Geo-Spatial Access Control
(with Marina V. Blanton and Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. of 2d ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communications Security (AsiaCCS 07)*, Singapore, March 2007, pp. 82-92. Accceptance rate: 18%. - * Passwords Decay, Words Endure: Secure and Re-usable Multiple
Password Mnemonics (with Mercan Topkara and Umut Topkara).
*Proc. 22d Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 07)*, Seoul, Korea, March 2007, pp. 292-299. - * Information Hiding through Errors: A Confusing Approach (with
Mercan Topkara and Umut Topkara).
*Proc. SPIE International Conference on Security, Steganography, and Watermarking of Multimedia Contents*, 2007, San Jose, CA, 12 pages. - * Secure and Private Collaborative Linear Programming
(with Jiangtao Li).
*Proc. 2nd International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing (CollaborateCom 06)*, Atlanta, Georgia, November 2006, pp. 1-8. - Point-Based Trust: Define How Much Privacy Is Worth
(with Danfeng Yao, Keith Frikken, and Roberto Tamassia).
*Proc. 8th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS 06)*, Raleigh, North Carolina, December 2006, pp. 190-209. [Best Student Paper Award] - * Words Are Not Enough: Sentence Level Natural Language
Watermarking (with Mercan Topkara and Umut Topkara).
*Proc. 1st ACM Workshop on Multimedia Content Protection and Security (MCPS 06)*, Santa Barbara, California, October 2006, pp. 37-46. - * The Hiding Virtues of Ambiguity: Quantifiably Resilient
Watermarking of Natural Language Text through Synonym
Substitutions (with Mercan Topkara and Umut Topkara).
*Proc. ACM Multimedia and Security Workshop (MMSEC 06)*, Geneva, Switzerland, September 2006, pp. 164-174. - An Empirical Study of Automatic Event Reconstruction Systems
(with Sundararaman Jeyaraman).
*Proc. 6th Annual Digital Forensics Research Workshop (DFRWS 06)*, Lafayette, Indiana, August 2006. - * Key Management for Non-Tree Access Hierarchies
(with Marina V. Blanton and Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. 11th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT 06)*, Lake Tahoe, California, June 2006, pp. 11-18. Acceptance rate: 30% (25/82). - * Efficient Correlated Action Selection (with Marina V. Blanton,
Keith B. Frikken, and Jiangtao Li).
*Proc. 10th Financial Cryptography and Data Security Conference (FC 06)*, Anguilla, British West Indies, February 2006, pp. 296-310. Acceptance rate: 30% (19/64 for regular papers). - * Lost in Just the Translation (with Christian Grothoff, Krista Grothoff,
and Ryan Stutsman).
*Proc. 21st Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 06)*, Dijon, France, April 2006, pp. 338-345. Acceptance rate: 32% (300/927). - * Trust Negotiation with Hidden Credentials, Hidden Policies, and Policy Cycles
(with Keith B. Frikken and Jiangtao Li).
*Proc. of the 13th Annual Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS 06)*, San Diego, California, February 2006, pp. 157-172. Acceptance rate: 13% (17/127). - * Natural Language Watermarking: Research Challenges and Applications (with
Mercan Topkara, Giuseppe Riccardi, and Dilek Hakkani-Tur).
*Proc. of the SPIE International Conference on Security, Steganography, and Watermarking of Multimedia Contents VI*, January 2006, San Jose, California. - * Dynamic and Efficient Key Management for Access Hierarchies
(with Marina V. Blanton and Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. of the 12th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 05)*, Alexandra, Virginia, November 2005, pp. 190-202. Acceptance rate: 15% (38/249). This paper was given the**``CCS Test of Time Award''**in October 2015 (an award started in 2012 and given to particularly influential papers that appeared in CCS ten years earlier). - * ViWiD: Visible Watermarking-Based Defense Against Phishing (with
Mercan Topkara, Ashish Kamra, and Cristina Nita-Rotaru).
*Proc. of the Workshop on Digital Watermarking (IWDW 05)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag, Siena, Italy, September 2005, pp. 470-482.. - * Indexing Information for Data Forensics (with Michael T. Goodrich and
Roberto Tamassia).
*Proc. 3rd Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS 05)*, New York, June 2005, pp. 206-221. Acceptance rate: 22% (35/156). - Translation-Based Steganography (with Christian Grothoff, Krista Grothoff,
Ludmila Alkhutova, and Ryan Stutsman).
*Proc. 7th International Information Hiding Workshop (IHW 05)*, Barcelona, Spain, June 2005, pp. 219-233. - * Provable Bounds for Portable and Flexible Privacy-Preserving Access
Rights (with Marina V. Blanton).
*Proc. 10th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT 05)*, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2005, pp. 95-101. Acceptance rate: 21% (19/90). - * Privacy-Preserving Credit Checking (with Keith Frikken and Chen Zhang).
*Proc. 6th ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (EC 05)*, Vancouver, Canada, June 2005, pp. 147-154. Acceptance rate: 29% (33/113). - * Secure Collaborative Planning, Forecasting, and Replenishment (SCPFR)
(with Marina Blanton, Vinayak Deshpande, Keith Frikken, Jiangtao Li, and Leroy Schwarz).
*Multi-Echelon / Public Applications of Supply Chain Management Conference*, Atlanta, June 2006. - * Markov Models for Identification of Significant Episodes (with Robert
Gwadera and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Proc. 5th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM 05)*, Newport Beach, California, April 2005, pp. 404-414. Acceptance rate: 18% (40/218). - * Secure Biometric Authentication for Weak Computational Devices (with
Keith B. Frikken, Michael T. Goodrich, and Roberto Tamassia).
*Proc. 9th International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security (FC 05)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag (LNCS 3570), Roseau, Dominica, February 2005, pp. 357-370. Acceptance rate: 24% (22/92). - * Achieving Fairness in Private Contract Negotiation (with
Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. 9th International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security (FC 05)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag (LNCS 3570), Roseau, Dominica, February 2005, pp. 270-284. Acceptance rate: 24% (22/92). - * Remote Revocation of Smart Cards in a Private DRM system (with
Keith B. Frikken and Marina V. Bykova).
*Proc. Australasian Information Security Workshop (AISW 05)*, Newcastle, Australia, January 2005, pp. 169-177. Acceptance rate: 37% (13/35). - Verifying Data Integrity in Peer-to-Peer Media Streaming
(with Ahsan Habib, Dongyan Xu, Bharat Bhargava, and John Chuang).
*Proc. 12th Annual Multimedia Computing and Networking Workshop (MMCN 05)*, San Jose, California, January 2005, pp. 1-12. Acceptance rate: 16% (16/100 for regular papers). - * Detection of Significant Sets of Episodes in Event Sequences (with Robert
Gwadera and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Proc. 4th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 04)*, Brighton, United Kingdom, November 2004, pp. 3-10. Acceptance rate: 9% (39/451). - * Private Collaborative Forecasting and Benchmarking (with
Marina Bykova, Jiangtao Li, Keith B. Frikken, and Mercan Karahan).
*Proc. 3rd ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 04)*, Washington, DC, October 2004, pp. 103-114. Acceptance rate: 22% (10/45 for regular papers). - * Privacy-Preserving Route Planning (with Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. 3rd ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 04)*, Washington, DC, October 2004, pp. 8-15. Acceptance rate: 22% (10/45 for regular papers). - * Hidden Access Control Policies with Hidden Credentials (with
Keith B. Frikken and Jiangtao Li).
*Proc. 3rd. ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 04)*(short paper), Washington, DC, October 2004, pp. 27-28. Acceptance rate: 45% (21/45 for short papers). - * A Hierarchical Protocol for Increasing the Stealthiness
of Steganographic Methods (with Mercan Karahan, Umut Topkara,
Cuneyt Taskiran, Eugene T. Lin, and Edward J. Delp).
*Proc. ACM Multimedia and Security Workshop (MMSEC 04)*, Magdeburg, Germany, September 2004, pp. 16-24. - * wmdb.*: Rights Protection for Numeric Relational Data,
(with Radu Sion and Sunil K. Prabhakar).
*Proc. 20th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 04)*, Boston, Massachusetts, 2004, p. 863. - * Privacy-Preserving Location-Dependent Query Processing (with Keith B.
Frikken).
*Proc. IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Services (ICPS 04)*, July 2004, pp. 9-17. - * Portable and Flexible Document Access Control Mechanisms (with
Marina Bykova).
*Proc. 9th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 04)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag (LNCS 3193), Sophia Antipolis, France, September 2004, pp. 193-208. - * Resilient Rights Protection for Sensor Streams (with
Radu Sion and Sunil Prabhakar).
*Proc. 30th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 04)*, Toronto, September 2004, pp. 732-743. Acceptance rate: 16% (81/504). - * Secure Outsourcing of Sequence Comparisons (with Jiangtao Li).
*Proc. 4th Workshop on Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PET 04)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag (LNCS 3424), Toronto, May 2004, pp. 63-78. - * Succinct Specifications of Portable Document
Access Policies (with Marina Bykova).
*Proc. 9th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT 04)*, Yorktown Heights, June 2004, pp. 41-50. - * Private Fingerprint Verification without Local Storage (with
Florian Kerschbaum, David Mraihi, and John R. Rice).
*Proc. International Conference on Biometric Authentication (ICBA 04)*(short paper), Hong Kong, July 2004, pp. 387-394. - * Attacking Digital Watermarks (with Radu Sion).
*Proc. Symposium on Electronic Imaging (SPIE 04)*, San Jose, California, January 2004, Vol. 5306, pp. 848-858. - * Adaptive Data Structures for IP Lookups (with Ananth Grama and Ioannis Ioannidis).
*Proc. 22nd Annual Joint Conference of the IEEE Computer and Communications Societies (INFOCOM 03)*, San Francisco, California, April 2003, pp. 75-84. Acceptance ratio: 21% (224/1078). - Authentication of LZ-77 Compressed Data (with Stefano Lonardi).
*Proc. 18th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 03)*, Melbourne, Florida, March 2003, pp. 282-287. - * On-the-fly Intrusion Detection for Web Portals
(with Radu Sion and Sunil K. Prabhakar).
*IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC 03)*, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 2003, pp. 325-330. - * Rights Protection for Relational Data
(with Radu Sion and Sunil K. Prabhakar).
*Proc. 2003 ACM International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 03)*, San Diego, California, June 2003, pp. 98-109. Acceptance rate: 15% (52/342). - * Secure Supply-Chain Protocols (with Hicham G. Elmongui, Vinayak Deshpande,
and Leroy B. Schwarz).
*Proc. 2003 IEEE Conference on Electronic Commerce (CEC 03)*, Newport Beach, California, June 2003, pp. 293-302. - * Enhanced Smart-card Based License Management (with Jiangtao Li).
*Proc. 2003 IEEE Conference on Electronic Commerce (CEC 03)*, Newport Beach, California, June 2003, pp. 111-119. - * Cropping-Resilient Segmented Multiple Watermarking (with Keith B.
Frikken).
*Proc. 2003 Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS 03)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag (LNCS 2748), Ottawa, Canada, August 2003, pp. 231-242. Acceptance rate: 32% (40/126). - * Replicated Parallel I/O without Additional Scheduling Costs (with Keith B.
Frikken).
*Proc. 14th International Conference and Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 03)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag (LNCS 2736), Prague, Czech Republic, September 2003, pp. 223-232. Acceptance rate: 39% (91/236). - * Secure and Private Sequence Comparisons (with Florian Kerschbaum and Kevin Du).
*Proc. 2d. ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 03)*, Washington, DC, October 2003, pp. 39-44. Acceptance rate: 32% (16/50). - * Privacy Preserving Electronic Surveillance (with Keith B. Frikken).
*Proc. 2d. ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 03)*, Washington, DC, October 2003, pp. 45-54. Acceptance rate: 32% (16/50). - Reliable Detection of Episodes in Event Sequences (with Robert
Gwadera and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Proc. 3rd IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 03)*, Melbourne, Florida, November 2003, pp. 67-74. Acceptance rate: 12% (58/501). - * Resilient Information Hiding for Abstract Semi-Structures
(with Radu Sion and Sunil Prabhakar),
*Proc. of the Workshop on Digital Watermarking (IWDW 03)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, Springer Verlag (LNCS 2939), Seoul, Korea, October 2003, pp. 141-153. - * Power: A Metric for Evaluating Watermarking Algorithms (with Radu Sion
and S. Prabhakar).
*Proc. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC 02)*, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 2002, pp. 95-100. - * On the Discovery of Weak Periodicities in Large Time Series (with
Walid G. Aref, Christos Berberidis, Ioannis P. Vlahavas, and Ahmed K. Elmagarmid).
*Proc. 6th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD 02)*, August 2002, Helsinki, Finland. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. LNAI 2431, Springer Verlag, pp. 51-61. - * Optimal Parallel I/O for Range Queries through Replication (with
Keith B. Frikken, Sunil K. Prabhakar, and Rei Safavi-Naini).
*Proc. 13th International Conference and Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 02)*, Aix-en-Provence, France, September 2002. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 2453, Springer Verlag, pp. 669-678. Acceptance rate: 37% (89/241). - * Multiple and Partial Periodicity Mining in Time Series Databases
(with Christos Berberidis, Walid G. Aref, Ioannis P. Vlahavas, and Ahmed K. Elmagarmid).
*Proc. 15th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 02)*, July 2002, Lyon, France.*IOS Press*, pp. 370-374. - * Natural Language Watermarking and Tamperproofing (with
Victor Raskin, Christian F. Hempelmann, Mercan Karahan, Umut Topkara,
Katrina E. Triezenberg, Radu Sion).
*Proc. 5th International Information Hiding Workshop (IHW 02)*, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, October 2002. Acceptance rate: 34% (27/78). - * On Watermarking Numeric Sets (with Radu Sion and Sunil K. Prabhakar).
*Proc. 1st International Workshop on Digital Watermarking (IWDW 02)*, Seoul, South Korea, November 2002. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2613: Digital Watermarking, Springer-Verlag, New York, 2002, pp. 130-146. - * A Secure Protocol for Computing Dot-products in Clustered and Distributed Environments
(with Ananth Grama and Ioannis Ioannidis).
*Proc. 2002 Int. Conf. on Parallel Processing (ICPP 02)*, Vancouver, British Columbia, August 2002, pp. 79-384. - * Why NLP should move into IAS
(with Victor Raskin, Sergei Nirenburg, Christian F. Hempelmann, and
Katrina E. Triezenberg).
*Proceedings of the Workshop on a Roadmap for Computational Linguistics (COLING),*Steven Krauwer (ed.), Taipei, Taiwan: Academia Sinica, 2002, pp. 1-7. - * Outsourcing Scientific Computations Securely,
(with John R. Rice).
*Proc. International NAISO (Natural & Artificial Intelligence Systems Organization) Congress on Information Science Innovations*, Dubai, U.A.E., March 2001. - * Natural Language Watermarking: Design, Analysis, and a Proof-of-Concept
Implementation (with Victor Raskin; students: Michael C. Crogan, Christian Hempelmann,
Florian Kerschbaum, Dina Mohamed, Sanket Naik).
*Proc. 4th International Information Hiding Workshop (IHW 01)*, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 2001, pp. 185-199. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 2137, Springer Verlag. - * Privacy-Preserving Cooperative Scientific Computations (with Kevin Du).
*Proc. 14th IEEE Computer Security Foundations Workshop (CSFW 01)*, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada, June 2001, pp. 273-282. - * Secure Multi-Party Computational Geometry (with Kevin Du).
*Proc. 2001 Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS 01)*, Providence, Rhode Island, August 2001. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 2125, Springer Verlag, pp. 165-179. - * Secure Multi-Party Computation Problems
and their Applications: A Review and Open Problems (with Kevin Du).
*Proc. 10th ACM/SIGSAC New Security Paradigms Workshop (NSPW 01)*, Cloudcroft, New Mexico, September 2001, pp. 11-20. - * Protecting Software Code by Guards (with Hoi Chang).
*Proc. ACM Workshop on Security and Privacy in Digital Rights Management (SPDRM 01)*, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 2001, pp. 160-175. - * Privacy-preserving Cooperative Statistical Analysis (with Kevin Du).
*Proc. 17th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 01)*, New Orleans, Louisiana, December 2001, pp. 102-110. - * (Almost) Optimal Parallel Block Access for
Range Queries, (with Sunil K. Prabhakar).
*Proc. 19th ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS 00)*, Dallas, Texas, May 2000, pp. 205-215. - * Better Logging Through Formality: Applying Formal Specification
Techniques to Improve Audit Logs and Audit Consumers, (with Chapman Flack).
*Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 1907*, Springer Verlag,*Proc. 3rd International Workshop on the Recent Advances in Intrusion Detection (RAID 00)*, Toulouse, France, October 2000, pp. 1-16. - * Natural Language Processing for Information Assurance,
(with Chris McDonough, Sergei Nirenburg, and Victor Raskin).
*Proc. 9th ACM/SIGSAC New Security Paradigms Workshop (NSPW 00)*, Cork, Ireland, September 2000, pp. 51-65. - Protocols for Secure Remote Database Access with Approximate Matching,
(with Kevin Du).
*Proc. 1st ACM Workshop on Security and Privacy in E-Commerce,*Athens, Greece, November 2000, 25 pages. - * Watermarking Data Using Quadratic Residues, (with Samuel S. Wagstaff).
*Proc. of SPIE Workshop on Electronic Imaging (SPIE 99)*, SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, San Jose, January 1999, SPIE Vol. 3657, pp. 283-288. - * Disclosure Limitation of Sensitive Rules, (with
Elisa Bertino, Ahmed K. Elmagarmid, M. Ibrahim, and Vassilis Verykios).
*Proc. IEEE Knowledge and Data Engineering Exchange Workshop (KDEX 99)*, Chicago, November 1999, pp. 45-52. - * Parallel Geometric Algorithms in Coarse-Grain Network Models (with
Danny Z. Chen).
*Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 1449*, Springer Verlag,*Proc. of the Fourth Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference (COCOON 98)*, Taipei, Taiwan, August 1998, pp. 55-64. - Parallel Algorithms for Longest Increasing
Chains in the Plane and Related Problems,
(with Danny Z. Chen and K.S. Klenk).
*Proc. Ninth Canadian Conference on Computational Geometry (CCG 97)*, Kingston, Canada, 1997, pp. 59-64. - Efficient Parallel Algorithms for Planar -Graphs, (with Danny Z. Chen
and Ovidiu Daescu).
*Proc. of the Eighth Annual International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation (ISAAC 97)*, Singapore, December 1997, pp. 223-232. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 1350, Springer Verlag, - * Static Matching of Ordered Program Segments to Dedicated Machines
in a Heterogeneous Computing Environment,
(with Dan W. Watson, John K. Antonio, H.J. Siegel, R. Gupta).
*Proc. 5th IEEE Workshop on Heterogeneous Processing*, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1996, pp. 24-37. - Pattern Matching Image Compression (Abstract), (with Yann
Genin and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Proc. IEEE Data Compression Conference (DCC 96)*, Snowbird, Utah, 1996, p. 421. - A Pattern Matching Approach to Image Compression, (with Yann
Genin and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Proc. 3rd IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP 96)*, Lausanne, Switzerland, September 1996, pp. 349-356. - Applications of a Numbering Scheme for Polygonal
Obstacles in the Plane, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Proc. 7th Annual International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation (ISAAC 96)*, Osaka, Japan, 1996, Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Sci.: 1178, December 1996, pp. 1-24. - * Internet, Education and the Web,
(with Elias N. Houstis, Anupam Joshi, Sanjiva Weerawarana, and Ahmed K. Elmagarmid).
*Proc. IEEE 5th Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises (WET ICE 96)*, Stanford, California, 1996, pp. 27-32. - Parallel Algorithms for Maximum Matching in Interval Graphs,
(with Marilyn G. Andrews, Danny Z. Chen, D.T. Lee).
*Proc. 9th IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS 95)*, Santa Barbara, California, 1995, pp. 84-92. - * Static Program Decomposition Among Machines in an SIMD/SPMD
Heterogeneous Environment with Non-Constant Mode Switching
Costs, (with Dan W. Watson, H.J. Siegel, John K. Antonio).
*Proc. 3d IEEE Workshop on Heterogeneous Processing*, Cancun, Mexico, 1994, pp. 58-65. - * Biased Finger Trees and Their Use in Dynamic Computational Geometry,
(with Michael T. Goodrich and Kumar Ramaiyer).
*Proc. 10th Annual ACM Symp. on Computational Geometry (SoCG 94)*, Stony Brook, New York, 1994, pp. 150-159. - On the Multisearching Problem for Hypercubes,
(with Andreas Fabri).
*Proc. 6th Parallel Architectures and Languages Europe Symp. (PARLE 94)*, Athens, Greece, 1994, Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Sci.: 817, 1994, pp. 159-166. - * A System for Drawing Graphs with Geometric Symmetry,
(with Joseph B. Manning, K. Cudjoe, J. Lozito and R. Pacheco).
*Proc. 1994 Workshop on Graph Drawing (GD 94)*, Princeton, New Jersey, 1994, Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Sci.: 894, 1994, pp. 262-265. - * A Framework for Compile-Time Selection of Parallel Modes in an SIMD/SPMD
Heterogeneous Environment, (with Dan W. Watson, H.J. Siegel, John K. Antonio,
Mark A. Nichols).
*Proc. 2d IEEE Workshop on Heterogeneous Processing*, Newport Beach, California, 1993, pp. 57-64. - On Parallel Rectilinear Obstacle-Avoiding Paths, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Proc. 5th Canadian Conference on Computational Geometry (CCG 93)*, Waterloo, Canada, 1993, pp. 210-215. - Computing the All-Pairs Longest Chains in the Plane, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Proc. 1993 Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS 93)*, Montreal, Canada, 1993. Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Sci.: 709, 1993, pp. 1-13. - An Optimal Algorithm for Shortest Paths on Interval and Circular-Arc
Graphs, with Applications, (with Danny Z. Chen and D.T. Lee).
*Proc. 1st Annual European Symposium on Algorithms (ESA 93)*, Bad Honnef, Germany, 1993. Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Sci.: 726, 1993, pp. 13-24. - Optimal Parallel Hypercube Algorithms for Polygon Problems,
(with Danny Z. Chen).
*Proc. 5th IEEE Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing (SPDP 93)*, Dallas, Texas, 1993, pp. 208-215. - Pattern Matching with Mismatches: A Probabilistic Analysis
and a Randomized Algorithm, (with Philippe Jacquet and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Proc. 3rd Combinatorial Pattern Matching Symposium (CPM 92)*, Tucson, Arizona, 1992. Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science: 644 (eds. Alberto Apostolico, Maxime Crochemore, Zvi Galil, Udi Manber), pp. 27-40, 1992. - An Efficient Parallel Algorithm for the Row Minima of a Totally
Monotone Matrix, (with S. Rao Kosaraju).
*Proc. 2d ACM-SIAM Symp. on Discrete Algorithms (SODA 91)*, San Francisco, California, 1991, pp. 394-403. - Co-Scheduling Compute-Intensive Tasks on a Network
of Workstations: Models and Algorithms, (with Christina Lock,
Dan C. Marinescu, H.J. Siegel,
and Thomas L. Casavant).
*Proc. 11th Int. Conf. on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 91)*, Arlington, Texas, 1991, pp. 344-352. - Multisearch Techniques for Implementing Data Structures on a
Mesh-Connected Computer, (with Frank Dehne, Russ Miller,
Andrew Rau-Chaplin, Jyh-Jong Tsay).
*Proc. 2d Annual ACM Symp. on Parallel Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA 91)*, Hilton Head, South Carolina, 1991, pp. 204-214. - An Input-Size/Output-Size Trade-Off in the Time-Complexity of
Rectilinear Hidden Surface Removal, (with Michael T. Goodrich and Mark H.
Overmars).
*Proc. of the 17th Annual International Colloquium on Automata, Languages, and Programming (ICALP 90)*, Warwick, United Kingdom, 1990. Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Sci.: 443, 1990, pp. 689-702. - P-Complete Geometric Problems, (with Paul Callahan and Michael T. Goodrich).
*Proc. 2d Annual ACM Symp. on Parallel Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA 90)*, Crete, Greece, 1990, pp. 317-326. - Parallel Rectilinear Shortest Paths with Rectangular Obstacles, (with
Danny Z. Chen).
*Proc. 2d Annual ACM Symp. on Parallel Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA 90)*, Crete, Greece, 1990, pp. 270-279. - A Faster Parallel Algorithm for a Matrix Searching Problem.
*Proc. 2d Scandinavian Workshop on Algorithm Theory (SWAT 90)*, Bergen, Norway, 1990. Springer Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Sci.: 447 1990, pp. 192-200. - On the Parallel-Decomposibility of Geometric Problems, (with Jyh-Jong
Tsay).
*Proc. 5th Annual ACM Symp. on Computational Geometry (SoCG 89)*, Saarbrucken, Federal Republic of Germany, 1989, pp. 104-113. - An Optimal Parallel Algorithm for the Visibility of a Simple Polygon
from a Point, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Proc. 5th Annual ACM Symp. on Computational Geometry (SoCG 89)*, Saarbrucken, Federal Republic of Germany, 1989, pp. 114-123. - * Constructing Trees in Parallel, (with S. Rao Kosaraju, Lawrence L. Larmore, Gary L.
Miller, and Shanghua Teng).
*Proc. 1st Annual ACM Symp. on Parallel Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA 89)*, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1989, pp. 421-431. - Optimal Channel Placement for Multi-Terminal Nets, (with Susanne E.
Hambrusch).
*Proc. 1989 Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures (WADS 89)*, Ottawa, Canada, 1989, pp. 421-431. - * Fast Detection and Display of Symmetry in Embedded Planar Graphs, (with
Joseph B. Manning).
*Proc. 19th Southeastern Int. Conf. on Combinatorics, Graph Theory and Computing*, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1988. - On the Parallel Complexity of Evaluating Some Sequences of Set
Manipulation Operations, (with S. Rao Kosaraju and Michael T. Goodrich).
*Proc. 3rd Aegean Workshop on Computing (AWOC 88)*, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 319: VLSI Algorithms and Architectures, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1988, pp. 1-10. - Efficient Parallel Algorithms for String Editing and Related Problems,
(with Alberto Apostolico, Lawrence L. Larmore, and H. Scott McFaddin).
*Proc. 26th Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, 1988, pp. 253-263. - Parallel Topological Sorting of Features in a Binary Image, (with Susanne E.
Hambrusch and Lynn E. TeWinkel).
*Proc. 26th Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, 1988, pp. 1114-1115. - Efficient Solutions to Some Maxdominance Problems, (with S. Rao
Kosaraju).
*Proc. 21st Annual Conf. on Info. Sciences and Systems (CISS 87)*, Baltimore, Maryland, 1987, pp. 600-610. - Cascading Divide-and-Conquer: A Technique for Designing Parallel
Algorithms, (with Richard Cole and Michael T. Goodrich).
*Proc. 28th Annual IEEE Symp. on Foundations of Computer Sci. (FOCS 87)*, Marina Del Rey, California, 1987, pp. 151-160. - Optimal Simulations Between Mesh-Connected Arrays of Processors, (with
S. Rao Kosaraju).
*Proc. 18th Annual ACM Symp. on Theory of Computing (STOC 86)*, Berkeley, California, 1986, pp. 264-271. - Efficient Plane Sweeping in Parallel, (with Michael T. Goodrich).
*Proc. 2nd Annual ACM Symp. on Computational Geometry (SoCG 86)*, Yorktown Heights, New York, 1986, pp. 216-225. - Parallel Algorithms for Some Functions of Two Convex Polygons, (with
Michael T. Goodrich).
*Proc. 24th Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, 1986, pp. 758-767. - Efficient Solutions to a Class of Placement Problems, (with Susanne E.
Hambrusch).
*Proc. 11th Annual Workshop on Graph-Theoretic Concepts in Computer Sci. (WG 85)*, Wuerzburg, West Germany, 1985, pp. 11-21. - Parallel Solutions to Geometric Problems, (with Michael T. Goodrich).
*Proc. 1985 Int. Conf. on Parallel Processing (ICPP 85)*, St. Charles, Illinois, 1985, pp. 411-417. - Solving Tree Problems on a Mesh-Connected Processor Array, (with Susanne E.
Hambrusch).
*Proc. 26th Annual IEEE Symp. on Foundations of Computer Sci. (FOCS 85)*, Portland, Oregon, 1985, pp. 222-231. - Simulations Between Mesh-Connected Processor Arrays.
*Proc. 23nd Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, 1985, pp. 268-269. - Detecting Symmetry in a Planar Figure.
*Proc. 22nd Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, 1984, pp. 101-102. - * Drawing Nonintersecting Segments Between Two Planar Sets.
*Proc. 22nd Annual Allerton Conf. on Communication, Control, and Computing*, Monticello, Illinois, 1984, pp. 113-119. - Finding Euler Tours in Parallel.
*Proc. 17th Annual Conf. on Info. Sciences and Systems (CISS 83)*, Baltimore, Maryland, 1983, pp. 685-689. - Dynamic Computational Geometry.
*Proc. 24th Annual IEEE Symp. on Foundations of Computer Sci. (FOCS 83)*, Tucson, Arizona, 1983, pp. 92-99. - Graph Problems on a Mesh-Connected Processor Array, (with S.R.
Kosaraju).
*Proc. 14th Annual ACM Symp. on Theory of Computing (STOC 82)*, San Francisco, California, 1982, pp. 345-353. - An Adversary-Based Lower Bound for Sorting, (with S. Rao Kosaraju).
*Proc. 15th Annual Conf. on Info. Sciences and Systems (CISS 81)*, Baltimore, Maryland, 1981, pp. 7-8.

**In Refereed Journals**[Journal papers marked by * have not appeared in conference version.]

- * Efficient and Secure Pattern Matching with Wildcards Using Lightweight Cryptography
(with Javad Darivandpour).
*Computers & Security*, Vol. 77, pp. 666-674, 2018 - * Security in Cyber-Enabled Design and Manufacturing: A Survey (with
Adam Dachowicz, Siva Chaitanya Chaduvula, and Jitesh H. Panchal).
*ASME Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering*. Volume 18, No. 4, July 2018, 15 pages. - * Secure Co-design: Achieving Optimality without Revealing
(with Siva Chaitanya Chaduvula, and Jitesh Panchal).
*Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering*. Vol. 18, No. 2, March 2018, 14 pages. - Secure Collaboration in Engineering Systems Design
(with Shumiao Wang, Siddharth Bhandari, Siva Chaitanya Chaduvula, Jitesh Panchal, and Karthik Ramani).
*ASME Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering (JCISE)*, Vol. 17, No. 4, June 2017, 11 pages. - * Microstructure-based Counterfeit Detection in Metal Part Manufacturing
(with Adam Dachowicz, Siva Chaitanya Chaduvula, and Jitesh Panchal).
*Journal of Materials (JOM)*(the main journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society). November 2017, Volume 69, Issue 11, pp. 2390-2396. - * On Approximate Pattern Matching with Thresholds
(with Peng Zhang).
*Info. Processing Letters.*Vol. 123, 2017, pp. 21-26. - * Securing Aggregate Queries for DNA Databases
(with Qutaibah Malluhi, Mohamed Nassar, and Abdullatif Shifka).
*IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing.*Volume PP, Issue 99, March 2017, 12 pages. - Inhibiting and Detecting Offline Password Cracking using ErsatzPasswords
(with Mohammed H. Almeshekah, Chris Gutierrez, Eugene H. Spafford, and Jeff Avery).
*ACM Transactions on Privacy and Security.*Volume 19 Issue 3, December 2016 Article No. 9. - Similarity Group-by Operators for Multi-dimensional Relational Data
(with Ruby Y. Tahboub, Mingjie Tang, Walid G. Aref,
Qutaibah M. Malluhi, Mourad Ouzzani, Yasin N. Silva).
*IEEE Trans. on Knowledge and Data Engineering*, 28 (2), 2016, pp. 510-523. - Security-aware Business Process as a Service by hiding provenance
(with Mehdi Bentounssi and Salima Benbernou).
*Computer Standards & Interfaces*, 44, 2016, pp. 220-233. - * A Scheme for Collaboratively Processing Nearest Neighbor Queries in Oblivious Storage
(with Keith Frikken and Shumiao Wang).
*EAI Transactions on Collaborative Computing*, 14 (2), 2014. - * A Lower-Variance Randomized Algorithm for Approximate String Matching
(with Elena Grigorescu and Yi Wu).
*Info. Processing Letters*, 113 (18), 2013, pp. 690-692. - Incentive Alignment and Risk Perception: An Information Security Application
(with Fariborz Farahmand and Eugene H. Spafford).
*IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management*, 60 (2), 2013, pp. 238-246 - * Efficient Relaxed Search in Hierarchically-Clustered Sequence Datasets
(with Kai Bader and Christian Grothoff).
*Journal of Experimental Algorithmics*, 17 (1), 2012, 18 pages. - * Efficient and Practical Approach for Private Record Linkage
(with Mohamed Yakout and Ahmed Elmagarmid).
*ACM Journal of Data and Information Quality*, 3 (3), 2012, 28 pages. - * Running Max/Min Filters using Comparisons per Sample
(with Hao Yuan).
*IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (IEEE-PAMI)*, 33 (12) (2011), pp. 2544-2548. - * Pattern Matching in the Hamming Distance with Thresholds
(with Timothy W. Duket).
*Info. Processing Letters*, 111 (14), (2011) pp. 674-677. - Asymptotically Efficient Algorithms for Skyline Probabilities of Uncertain Data
(with Hao Yuan and Yinian Qi).
*ACM Transactions on Database Systems*, 36 (2), (2011). - * On the Complexity of Authorization in RBAC under Qualification and Security Constraints
(with Yuqing Sun, Qihua Wang, Ninghui Li, and Elisa Bertino).
*IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing*, 8 (6) (2011), pp. 883-897. - * Outsourcing Manufacturing: Secure Price Masking Mechanisms for Purchasing Component Parts
(with Vinayak Deshpande, Leroy Schwarz, Marina Blanton, and
Keith Frikken).
*Production and Operations Management (POMS)*, 20 (2) (2011), pp. 165-180. - Dynamic and Efficient Key Management for Access Hierarchies
(with Marina Blanton, Nelly Fazio, and Keith B. Frikken).
*ACM Transactions on Information and System Security (TISSEC)*, 12 (2009). - * A Tree-Covering Problem Arising in Integrity of Tree-Structured Data
(with Greg Frederickson and Ashish Kundu).
*Info. Processing Letters*, 109 (2008), pp. 79-82. - Private Information: To Reveal Or Not To Reveal
(with Danfeng Yao, Keith Frikken, and Roberto Tamassia).
*ACM Transactions on Information and System Security (TISSEC)*, 12 (2008). - An Empirical Study of Automatic Event Reconstruction Systems
(with Sundararaman Jeyaraman).
*Digital Forensics*, 3(1) (2006), pp. 108-115. - Translation-Based Steganography (with Christian Grothoff, Krista Grothoff,
Ludmila Alkhutova, and Ryan Stutsman).
*Journal of Computer Security*, 17(3) (2009), pp. 269-303. - Attribute-Based Access Control with Hidden
Policies and Hidden Credentials (with
Keith B. Frikken and Jiangtao Li).
*IEEE Transactions on Computers*, 55 (2006), pp. 1259-1270. - Succinct Representation of Flexible and Privacy-Preserving
Access Rights
(with Marina Blanton).
*The VLDB Journal: The International Journal of Very Large Databases*, 15(4) (2006), pp. 334-354. - Rights Protection for Discrete Numeric Streams
(with Radu Sion and Sunil Prabhakar).
*IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)*, 18 (2006), pp. 699-714. - A Tree-based Forward Digest Protocol to
Verify Data Integrity in Distributed Media Streaming
(with Ahsan Habib, Dongyan Xu, Bharat Bhargava, and John Chuang).
*IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)*, 17 (2005), pp. 1010-1014. - Rights Protection for Categorical Data (with Radu Sion and Sunil Prabhakar).
*IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)*, 17 (2005), pp. 912-926. - Secure Outsourcing of Sequence Comparisons (with Jiangtao Li).
*International Journal of Information Security*, 2005, pp. 277-287. - Adaptive Data Structures for IP Lookups (with Ananth Grama and Ioannis Ioannidis).
*ACM Journal of Experimental Algorithmics (JEA)*, 10 (2005), pp. 1-24. - * A Survey of Anti-Tamper Technologies, (with Eric D. Bryant
and Martin R. Stytz).
*CrossTalk, The Journal of Defense Software Engineering*, 17 (2004), pp. 12-16. - Reliable Detection of Episodes in Event Sequences, (with Robert Gwadera
and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Knowledge and Information Systems Journal (KAIS)*, 7 (2005), pp. 415-437. - Rights Protection for Relational Data, (with
Radu Sion and Sunil Prabhakar).
*IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)*, 16 (2004), pp. 1509-1525. - Augmenting LZ-77 with Authentication and Integrity Assurance Capabilities,
(with Stefano Lonardi).
*Concurrency: Practice and Experience*, 16 (2004), pp. 1063-1076. - * Digital Rights Protection,
(with Sunil Prabhakar, Keith Frikken, Radu Sion).
*IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin*, 27 (2004), pp. 19-26. - Efficient Parallel Algorithms for
Planar st-Graphs, (with D.Z. Chen and O. Daescu).
*Algorithmica*, 35 (2003), pp. 194-215. - (Almost) Optimal Parallel Block Access for
Range Queries, (with Sunil K. Prabhakar).
*Information Sciences*, 157 (2003), pp. 21-31. - * Compact Recognizers of Episode Sequences, (with Alberto Apostolico).
*Information and Computation*, 174 (2002), pp. 180-192. - * Faster Image Template Matching in the Sum of the Absolute
Value of Differences Measure.
*IEEE Trans. on Image Processing*, 10 (2001), pp. 659-663. - * On Connecting Red and Blue Rectangles with Monotone Nonintersecting
Rectilinear Paths, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Int. J. on Computational Geometry & Applications*, 11 (2001). - * A Randomized Algorithm for Approximate String Matching,
(with Frederic Chyzac and Philippe Dumas).
*Algorithmica*, 29 (2001), pp. 468-486. - Secure Outsourcing of Scientific Computations, (with K.N.
Pantazopoulos, John R. Rice, Eugene H. Spafford).
*Advances in Computers,*Vol 54, Chapter 6, 2001, pp. 215-272. - * On Estimating the Large Entries of a Convolution.
*IEEE Trans. on Computers*, 50 (2001), pp. 193-196. - Parallel Algorithms for Maximum Matching in Complements of
Interval Graphs and Related Problems,
(with Marilyn G. Andrews, Danny Z. Chen, D.T. Lee).
*Algorithmica*, 26 (2000), pp. 263-289. - Parallel Algorithms for Longest Increasing
Chains in the Plane and Related Problems,
(with Danny Z. Chen and K.S. Klenk).
*Parallel Processing Letters*, 9 (1999), pp. 511-520. - * An Improved Hypercube Bound for Multi-searching and its Applications.
*Int. J. on Computational Geometry & Applications*, 9 (1999), pp. 29-38. - Pattern Matching Image Compression: Algorithmic and Empirical Results,
(with Yann Genin and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence*, 21 (1999), pp. 614-627. - * Algorithms for Variable Length Subnet Address Assignment,
(with Douglas E. Comer).
*IEEE Trans. on Computers*, C-47 (1998), pp. 693-699. - On the Multisearching Problem for Hypercubes,
(with Andreas Fabri).
*Computational Geometry: Theory and Applications*, 5 (1996), pp. 293-302. - Computing the All-Pairs Longest Chains in the Plane, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Int. J. on Computational Geometry & Applications*, 5 (1995), pp. 257-271. - Optimal Parallel Hypercube Algorithms for Polygon Problems,
(with Danny Z. Chen).
*IEEE Trans. on Computers*, C-44 (1995), pp. 914-922. - An Optimal Algorithm for Shortest Paths on Interval and Circular-Arc
Graphs, with Applications, (with Danny Z. Chen and D.T. Lee).
*Algorithmica*, 14 (1995), pp. 429-441. - On the Parallel Complexity of Evaluating Some Sequences of Set
Manipulation Operations, (with Michael T. Goodrich and S. Rao Kosaraju).
*J. of the ACM*, 41 (1994), pp. 1049-1088. - * A Block-Based Mode Selection Model for SIMD/SPMD Heterogeneous
Parallel Environments, (with Dan W. Watson, H.J. Siegel, John K. Antonio,
Mark A. Nichols).
*J. of Parallel and Distributed Computing*, 21 (1994), pp. 271-288. - * New Clique and Independent Set Algorithms for Circle Graphs, (with Alberto
Apostolico and Susanne E. Hambrusch).
*Discrete Appl. Math.*36 (1992), pp. 1-24. An Erratum by the same authors, correcting a proof, appeared in*Discrete Applied Mathematics*, 41 (1993), pp. 179-180. - A Faster Parallel Algorithm for a Matrix Searching Problem.
*Algorithmica*, 9 (1993), pp. 156-167. - Output-Sensitive Hidden Surface Elimination for Rectangles, (with Michael T.
Goodrich and Mark H. Overmars).
*Info. and Computation*, 107 (1993), pp. 1-24. - Multisearch Techniques: Parallel Data Structures on
Mesh-Connected Computers, (with Frank Dehne, Russ Miller,
Andrew Rau-Chaplin, Jyh-Jong Tsay).
*J. of Parallel and Distributed Computing*, 19 (1993), pp. 1-13. - * A Probabilistic Analysis of a Pattern Matching Problem,
(with Philippe Jacquet and Wojciech Szpankowski).
*Random Structures and Algorithms*, 4 (1993), pp. 191-213. - P-Complete Geometric Problems, (with Paul Callahan and Michael T. Goodrich).
*Int. J. on Computational Geometry & Applications*, 3 (1993), pp. 443-462. - On Parallel Rectilinear Obstacle-Avoiding Paths, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Computational Geometry: Theory and Applications*, 3 (1993), pp. 307-313. - An Efficient Parallel Algorithm for the Row Minima of a Totally
Monotone Matrix, (with S. Rao Kosaraju).
*J. of Algorithms*, 13 (1992), pp. 394-413. - * Fast Detection and Display of Symmetry in Outerplanar Graphs, (with
Joseph B. Manning).
*Discrete Appl. Math.*, 39 (1992), pp. 13-35. - On the Parallel-Decomposibility of Geometric Problems, (with Jyh-Jong
Tsay).
*Algorithmica*, 8 (1992), pp. 209-231. - * Parallel Techniques for Computational Geometry.
*Proc. of the IEEE*, 80 (1992), pp. 1425-1448. (Invited Paper.) - Models and Algorithms for Co-Scheduling Compute-Intensive Tasks on a Network
of Workstations, (with Christina Black, Dan C. Marinescu, H.J. Siegel,
and Thomas L. Casavant).
*J. of Parallel and Distributed Computing*, 16 (1992), pp. 319-327. (Special Issue on Scheduling and Load-Balancing.) - Parallel Topological Sorting of Features on a Mesh, (with Susanne E.
Hambrusch and Lynn E. TeWinkel).
*Algorithmica*, 6 (1991), pp. 762-769. (Special Issue on Parallel Algorithms for Geometric Problems on Digitized Pictures.) - An Optimal Parallel Algorithm for the Visibility of a Simple Polygon
from a Point, (with Danny Z. Chen and Hubert Wagener).
*J. of the ACM*, 38 (1991), pp. 516-533. - * Sequence Comparison on the Connection Machine, (with H. Scott McFaddin).
*Concurrency: Practice and Experience*, 3 (1991), pp. 89-107. - * A Linear Time Algorithm for the Computation of Some Distance Functions
between Convex Polygons, (with Celso Ribeiro and Sergio Lifschitz).
*RAIRO J. Oper. Res.*, 25 (1991), pp. 413-424. - * Computing Some Distance Functions Between Polygons, (with Celso Ribeiro
and Sergio Lifschitz).
*Pattern Recognition*, 24 (1991), pp. 775-781. - Parallel Rectilinear Shortest Paths with Rectangular
Obstacles, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Computational Geometry: Theory and Applications*, 1 (1991), pp. 79-113. - * On Performing Robust Order Statistics on Tree-Structured Dictionary
Machines, (with Michael T. Goodrich).
*J. of Parallel and Distributed Computing*, 9 (1990), pp. 69-76. - Efficient Parallel Algorithms for String Editing and Related Problems,
(with A. Apostolico, L. Larmore, and H.S. McFaddin).
*SIAM J. on Computing*, 19 (1990), pp. 968-988. - An Efficient Algorithm for Maxdominance, With Applications, (with S. Rao
Kosaraju).
*Algorithmica*, 4 (1989), pp. 221-236. - Cascading Divide-and-Conquer: A Technique for Designing Parallel
Algorithms, (with R. Cole and Michael T. Goodrich).
*SIAM J. on Computing*, 18 (1989), pp. 499-532. - * An Optimal Parallel Algorithm for the Minimum Circle-Cover Problem,
(with Danny Z. Chen).
*Info. Processing Letters*, 32 (1989), pp. 159-165. - Optimal Simulations Between Mesh-Connected Arrays of Processors, (with
S. Rao Kosaraju).
*J. of the ACM*, 35 (1988), pp. 635-650. - On Multidimensional Arrays of Processors.
*IEEE Trans. on Computers*, C-37 (1988), pp. 1306-1309. Reprinted in 1994 in*Interconnection Networks for High-Performance Parallel Computers*, I.D. Scherson and A.S. Youssef (Ed.), IEEE Computer Society Press. - * Finding a Minimum Independent Dominating Set in a Permutation Graph,
(with G.K. Manacher and J. Urrutia).
*Discrete Appl. Math.*, 21 (1988), pp. 177-183. - Fast Detection and Display of Symmetry in Trees, (with J.B. Manning).
*Congressus Numerantium*, 64 (1988), pp. 159-169. - Parallel Algorithms for Some Functions of Two Convex Polygons, (with
Michael T. Goodrich).
*Algorithmica*, 3 (1988), pp. 535-548. - Efficient Solutions to Some Transportation Problems, With Applications
to Minimizing Robot Arm Travel, (with S. Rao Kosaraju).
*SIAM J. on Computing*, 17 (1988), pp. 849-869. - Sorting With Efficient Use of Special-Purpose Sorters, (with Greg N.
Frederickson and S. Rao Kosaraju).
*Info. Processing Letters*, 27 (1988), pp. 13-15. - Efficient Algorithms for Common Transversals, (with C. Bajaj).
*Info. Processing Letters*, 25 (1987), pp. 87-91. - On Bipartite Matchings of Minimum Density, (with Susanne E. Hambrusch).
*J. of Algorithms*, 8 (1987), pp. 480-502. - A Note on Finding a Maximum Empty Rectangle, (with Greg N. Frederickson).
*Discrete Appl. Math.*, 13 (1986), pp. 87-91. - Solving Tree Problems on a Mesh-Connected Processor Array, (with Susanne E.
Hambrusch).
*Info. and Control*, 69 (1986), pp. 168-187. - Computing the Convex Hull of Line Intersections.
*J. of Algorithms*, 7 (1986), pp. 285-288. - Optimal Rotation Problems in Channel Routing, (with Susanne E. Hambrusch).
*IEEE Trans. on Computers*, C-35 (1986), pp. 843-847. - Efficient Parallel Solutions to Some Geometric Problems, (with M.T.
Goodrich).
*J. of Parallel and Distributed Computing*, 3 (1986), pp. 492-507. - An Assignment Algorithm With Applications to Integrated Circuit Layout,
(with Susanne E. Hambrusch).
*Discrete Appl. Math.*, 13 (1986), pp. 9-22. - A Generalized Dictionary Machine for VLSI, (with S. Rao Kosaraju).
*IEEE Trans. on Computers*, C-34 (1985), pp. 151-155. - Some Dynamic Computational Geometry Problems.
*Computers and Math. w. Appl.*, 11 (1985), pp. 1171-1181. - A Matching Problem in the Plane.
*J. of Computer and System Sciences*, 31 (1985), pp. 63-70. - On Symmetry Detection.
*IEEE Trans. on Computers*, C-34 (1985), pp. 663-666. - Graph Problems on a Mesh-Connected Processor Array, (with S. Rao
Kosaraju).
*J. of the ACM*, 31 (1984), pp. 649-667. - Checking Similarity of Planar Figures.
*Int. J. of Computer and Info. Sciences*, 13 (1984), pp. 279-290. - Finding Euler Tours in Parallel, (with Uzi Vishkin).
*J. of Computer and System Sciences*, 29 (1984), pp. 330-337. - Parallel Strong Orientation of an Undirected Graph.
*Info. Proc. Letters*, 18 (1984), pp. 37-39. - A Linear Time Algorithm for the Hausdorff Distance Between Convex
Polygons.
*Info. Processing Letters*, 17 (1983), pp. 207-209. - Finding the Cyclic index of an Irreducible, Nonnegative Matrix.
*SIAM J. on Computing*, 11 (1982), pp. 567-570. - An Adversary-Based Lower Bound for Sorting, (with S. Rao Kosaraju).
*Info. Processing Letters*, 13 (1981), pp. 55-57.

**Books, Book Chapters**:

- Algorithms and Theory of Computation Handbook, Volume 1: General Concepts and Techniques
(Ed. with Marina Blanton), Chapman and Hall/CRC press, 2009, 1938 pages.
- Algorithms and Theory of Computation Handbook, Volume 2: Special Topics and Techniques
(Ed. with Marina Blanton), Chapman and Hall/CRC press, 2009.
- Privacy-Preserving Cryptographic Protocols
(with Keith B. Frikken).
*Digital Privacy Theories, Technologies, and Practices*, Alessandro Acquisiti, Stefanos Gritzalis, Costas Lambrinoudakis, and Sabrina e Capitani di Vimercati (eds), Auerbach, 2008. - Digital Rights Management,
(with Keith Frikken, Carrie Black, Susan Overstreet, Pooja Bhatia).
*Practical Handbook of Internet Computing*, Munindar P. Singh (Ed.), CRC Press, 2004. - Protocols for Secure Remote Database Access with Approximate Matching,
(with Kevin Du).
*Recent Advances in Secure and Private E-Commerce*, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. - Deterministic Parallel Computational Geometry, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Computational Geometry*, Joerg-Rudiger Sack and Jorge Urrutia (Eds.), 1999. - Handbook of Algorithms and Theory of Computation (Ed.), CRC Press, 1999,
1296 pages.
- Parallel Computations of Levenshtein Distances, (with Alberto Apostolico).
*Pattern Matching Algorithms and Applications*, Alberto Apostolico and Zvi Galil (Eds.), Oxford University Press, 1997, pp. 143-184. - Parallel Computational Geometry.
*Handbook of Parallel and Distributed Computing*, Albert Zomaya (Ed.), McGraw-Hill, 1996, pp. 404-428. - Mixed-mode System Heterogeneous Computing, (with
H. J. Siegel, Muthucumaru Maheswaran, Dan Watson,
John Antonio).
*Heterogeneous Computing*. Mary M. Eshaghian (Ed.), Artech House, 1996, pp. 19-66. - Parallel Computational Geometry, (with Danny Z. Chen).
*Parallel Computing: Paradigms and Applications*, Albert Zomaya (Ed.), International Thomson, 1996, pp. 162-197. - Deterministic Parallel Computational Geometry, (with Michael T. Goodrich).
*Synthesis of Parallel Algorithms*, John H. Reif (Ed.), Morgan Kaufmann, 1993, pp. 497-536.

**Other Publications**

- Security Issues in Collaborative Computing
(abstract of keynote talk).
*Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4112*, Springer Verlag,*Proc. of the 12th Annual International Computing and Combinatorics Conference (COCOON 06)*, Taipei, Taiwan, August 2006, p. 2. - A Survey of Watermarking Techniques for Non-Media Digital Objects
(abstract of keynote talk).
*Proc. Australasian Information Security Workshop (AISW 05)*, Newcastle, Australia, January 2005, p. 73. - Extreme Events Involving Computer Systems and Networks,
*Report of the Workshop on Extreme Events*, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, 2000, pp. 27-28. - Program Chair's Message.
*Proc. Second Merged IPPS/SPDP Symposium*, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1999, p. xvii. - Section Advisor's Introduction.
*Handbook of Computer Science and Engineering,*CRC Press, 1997, pp. 29-31. - Issues on the Algorithm-Software Continuum
(position statement as panel member).
*Proc. 4th Symposium on the Frontiers of Massively Parallel Computation*, McLean, Virginia, 1992, p. 212. - Editor's Foreword.
*Algorithmica*Special Issue on Computational Geometry,**8**(1992), pp. 343-344. - La Multiplication en Parallele des Matrices Concaves et ses Applications,
*Actes des Journees du Laboratoire d'Informatique de Paris-Nord*, Villetaneuse, France, 1989, pp. 179-198.

**Patents Issued**

- U.S. Patent 7,870,399, issued on January 11, 2011; titled: Software trusted platform module and application security wrapper (with Eric D. Bryant, Avni Harilal Rambhia, and John R. Rice)
- U.S. Patent 7,853,018, issued on December 14, 2010; titled: Method and Apparatus for Hiding a Private Key (with Eric D. Bryant)
- U.S. Patent 7,757,097 B2, issued on July 13, 2010; titled: Method and system for tamperproofing software (with Hoi Chang)
- U.S. Patent 7,539,872, issued on May 26, 2009; titled: Method and System for Rights Assessment over Digital Data through Watermarking (with Radu Sion and Sunil Prabhakar)
- U.S. Patent 7,287,166, issued on October 23, 2007; titled: Guards for Application in Software Tamperproofing (with Hoi Chang and John R. Rice)
- U.S. Patent 2007/0244693 A1, issued on October 18, 2007; titled: Natural Language Watermarking (with Srinivas Bangalore, Dilek Z. Hakkani-Tur, Giuseppe Riccardi, Mercan Topkara, Umut Topkara)
- U.S. Patent 6,941,463, issued on September 9, 2005; titled: Secure Computational Outsourcing Techniques (with John R. Rice, Eugene H. Spafford, and Kostas N. Pantazopoulos)
- U.S. Patent 6,957,341, issued on October 18, 2005; titled: Method and System for Secure Computational Outsourcing and Disguise (with John R. Rice)

**RESEARCH CONTRACTS AND GRANTS RECEIVED**

2017-18 | $120,000 | Naval Postgraduate School, Grant NPS-FOA-16-001 |

Title: Computing without Revealing: A Cryptographic Approach to | ||

eProcurement | ||

(with J. Panchal) |

2016-18 | $154,327 | Qatar National Research Fund, Grant NPRP X-063-1-014 |

Title: The Garbled Computer: Towards Computing without Seeing | ||

(the above amount is Atallah's share of budget - project has many other | ||

co-PIs, involves multiple universities) |

2013-18 | $1,000,000 | National Science Foundation, Grant CPS-1329979 |

Title: Foundations of Cyber-Physical Infrastructure for Creative Design and | ||

Making of Cyber-physical Products | ||

(with J. Panchal and K. Ramani) |

2010-15 | $25,000,000 | National Science Foundation, STC Grant |

Title: Emerging Frontiers of Science of Information | ||

(with W. Szpankowski as PI, and many other co-PIs) |

2010-14 | $350,124 | Qatar National Research Fund, Grant NPRP 096221090 |

Title: Trusted Computation-intensive Services in Cloud | ||

Computing Environments | ||

(the above amount is Atallah's share of budget - another $700,000 is budgeted | ||

for Qatar University partners Q. Malluhi and K. Khan) |

2009-12 | $499,883 | National Science Foundation, Grant CNS-0913875 |

Title: A Computational Framework for Marking Physical Objects against | ||

Counterfeiting and Tampering | ||

(with Daniel Aliaga) |

2009-12 | $267,816 | National Science Foundation, Grant CNS-0915436 |

Title: Privacy Constrained Searching | ||

(with Keith B. Frikken) |

2009-12 | $377,000 | Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Contract FA9550-09-1-0223 |

Title: Techniques for Secure and Reliable Computational Outsourcing | ||

(with Marina V. Blanton) |

2006-09 | $400,000 | National Science Foundation, CyberTrust Grant CNS-0627488 |

Title: Improving the Privacy and Security of Online Survey Data Collection, | ||

Storage, and Processing | ||

(with J. Mills) |

2003-07 | $800,000 | National Science Foundation, ITR Grant 0325345-IIS |

Title: Secure Supply-Chain Protocols | ||

(with V. Deshpande and L. Schwarz) |

2003-06 | $276,274 | National Science Foundation, ITR Grant 0312357-IIS |

Title: Distributed Data Mining to Protect Information Privacy | ||

(with C. Clifton) |

2003-05 | $150,000 | National Science Foundation, ITR Grant 0242421-IIS |

Title: Watermarking Relational Databases | ||

(with S. Prabhakar) |

2002-05 | $273,791 | Office of Naval Research, Contract N00014-02-1-0364 |

Title: General Paradigms for Watermarking and Tamperproofing | ||

Multi-Type/Media Documents |

2004- | $20,000 | Motorola |

Title: Secure Supply-Chain Collaborations | ||

(with V. Deshpande and L. Schwarz) |

2002-03 | $29,500 | Discovery Park e-Enterprise Center |

Title: Secure Supply-Chain Collaboration | ||

(with L. Schwarz and V. Deshpande) |

2002-05 | $55,423 | National Science Foundation, Grant 0219560-IIS |

Title: Private Prediction Using Selective Models |

2001-02 | $100,000 | Trask Trust Fund |

Title: Software Tamperproofing | ||

(with J.T. Korb and J.R. Rice) |

2001-02 | $40,118 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Watermarking Semi-Structured Content: XML and DBMS | ||

(with S.K. Prabhakar) |

2001-02 | $36,688 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Natural Language Watermarking: Watermarking Text-Meaning | ||

Representation Trees | ||

(with V. Raskin) |

2001-02 | $119,860 | Hewlett Packard |

Title: Curriculum in Mobile Communications Projects | ||

(with J.O. Allebach-PI, C.A. Bouman, G.T.C. Chiu, E.J. Coyle, | ||

E.J. Delp, L. Jamieson, J. Krogmeier, C. Rosenberg) |

2000-01 | $25,623 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Protocols for Secure Remote Database Access |

2000-01 | $21,113 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Randomness in Computer Security | ||

(with S.S. Wagstaff) |

2000-01 | $24,507 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Natural Language Watermarking: Enhancing Resilience | ||

and Implementation | ||

(with V. Raskin) |

2000-01 | $36,702 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Privacy-Enhancing Audit and Intrusion Detection | ||

(with S.K. Prabhakar) |

1999-00 | $21,685 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: A New Approach for Tamperproofing Software |

1999-00 | $36,685 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Watermarking and Quadratic Residues | ||

(with S.S. Wagstaff) |

1999-00 | $39,000 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Database Support for Information Security | ||

(with S.K. Prabhakar) |

1999-00 | $36,685 | Lilly Endowment Inc. |

Title: Natural Language Processing Techniques for Information Security | ||

(with V. Raskin) |

1999-03 | $360,844 | National Science Foundation, Grant EIA-9903545 |

Title: Audit Trails: Content, Storage and Processing | ||

(with E.H. Spafford) |

1999-02 | $5,000 | National Science Foundation, REU supplement to Grant 9903545-EIA |

Title: Audit Trails: Content, Storage and Processing | ||

(with E.H. Spafford) |

1997 | $5,000 | Microsoft |

1996-99 | $799,348 | DARPA, Contract F30602-96-1-0334 |

Title: Software Tools for Enhanced Computer Security | ||

(with E.H. Spafford-PI, S.S. Wagstaff, A.L. Hosking, and C.E. Brodley) |

1996-98 | $111,222 | National Security Agency, Contract MDA904-96-1-0116 |

Title: Pattern Matching Techniques for Computer Misuse and Anomaly | ||

Detection | ||

(with E.H. Spafford) |

1996-98 | $40,598 | Office for Research and Development, Contract 96-F152200-000 |

Title: Audit Data Reduction and Misuse Detection: A Pattern Matching | ||

Approach | ||

(with E.H. Spafford) |

1995-96 | $150,000 | IBM |

Title: Project Purdue On-Line | ||

(with A. K. Elmagarmid, A. Joshi, E. N. Houstis, S. Weerawarana | ||

A. P. Mathur, J. R. Rice) |

1992-96 | $212,457 | National Science Foundation, Grant 9202807-CCR |

Title: Parallel Algorithms for Geometric Problems |

1990-93 | $256,216 | Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Contract AFOSR-90-0107 |

Title: Efficient Algorithmic Techniques for Combinatorial Problems | ||

(with A. Apostolico, W. Szpankowski) |

1989-92 | $373,000 | National Library of Medicine, Grant R01-LM05118 |

Title: Algorithms for Macromolecular Structure Analysis | ||

(with A. Apostolico, P.T. Gilham, W. Szpankowski, | ||

H.L. Weith) |

1988-92 | $320,000 | Office of Naval Research, Contract N00014-84-K-0502 |

Title: Parallel Algorithms: Design, Analysis, and | ||

Implementation (with Susanne E. Hambrusch) |

1986-88 | $67,763 | National Science Foundation, Grant DCR-8602385 |

Title: High-Level Systems for Scientific Computing | ||

(with W.R. Dyksen) |

1986-88 | $144,583 | Office of Naval Research, Grant N00014-84-K-0502 |

Title: Parallel Algorithms: Design, Analysis, and | ||

Implementation (with Susanne E. Hambrusch) |

1986-88 | $14,700 | Purdue Research Foundation XR Grant |

1986-87 | $60,000 | Sperry |

Title: Parallel Processing of Database Operations | ||

(with B. Bhargava) |

1986 | $25,000 | SUN Microsystems |

1986-87 | $117,084 | National Science Foundation, Grant DCR-8612590 |

Title: A Laboratory for Electronic Prototyping | ||

(with C. Bajaj and C. M. Hoffmann) |

1986-91 | $4,246,350 | Office of Naval Research, URI N00014-86-K-0689 |

Title: Computational Combinatorics | ||

(with T. Morin, S. Abhyankar, V. Chandru, C. Coullard, | ||

G. N. Frederickson, S. E. Hambrusch, R. Rardin, D. Wagner, | ||

R. Wong) |

1985 | $65,970 | Tektronics |

1985-90 | $312,500 | National Science Foundation, Grant DCR-8451393 |

Title: Presidential Young Investigator |

1985-90 | $187,500 | AT&T Information Systems |

Title: Design and Analysis of Algorithms | ||

(matching funds for the above NSF PYI grant) |

1985-86 | $60,000 | Sperry |

Title: Parallel Processing of Database Operations | ||

(with B. Bhargava) |

1984 | $3,500 | Purdue Research Foundation XL Grant |

(I declined to accept the award because the above Sperry grant funded | ||

the project) |

1984-86 | $100,573 | Office of Naval Research, Grant N00014-84-K-0502 |

Title: Parallel Algorithms and VLSI Computation | ||

(with Susanne E. Hambrusch) |

1984-85 | $45,000 | Sperry |

Title: Parallel Computation | ||

(with D.B. Gannon) |

**OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICE / RECOGNITION**

**Panels, Proposal Reviews**

- Served on External Review Committee for the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the American University in Beirut (2013)
- Served on National Academies Panel on Digitization and Communications Science (2007-8)
- Served on External Review Committee for SUNY Buffalo's Department of Computer Science and Engineering (2008)
- Served on NSF Committee of Visitors for the oversight of the programs in the CISE Division of Computer and Computation Research (1993)
- Served on many NSF panels - both for proposal reviews and for direction-setting workshops
- Served New York State's Education Dept. in a 3-member Site Visit Committee to SUNY Buffalo, in the framework of the State's Statewide Doctoral Program Review (1990).
- Served as Consultant to the Ohio Board of Regents Investment Fund (1995)
- Served on a Canadian NSERC Expert Committee for a Site Visit to University of Ottawa (1996)
- Reviewed research proposals for
- American Mathematical Society
- Army Research Office
- National Science Foundation
- Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
- National Security Agency Mathematical Sciences Program
- Swedish Research Council for Engineering Sciences
- Ohio Board of Regents
- Idaho Board of Education

**Other Invited Talks**

[Does not include those listed earlier under ``Distinguished Lecture Series at Universities'' or under ``Conference Talks Given as Keynote or Invited Speaker'']

2015 | Goldman Sachs |

2013 | Qatar University |

2012 | Univ. of Paris 5 |

2011 | Tech. Univ. Munich |

2011 | Rome Laboratory |

2011 | King Abdullah Univ. of Science and Technology |

2011 | Qatar University |

2009 | Shandong Univ. |

2009 | Rose-Hulman Inst. of Tech. |

2009 | American Univ. of Beirut |

2008 | Northrop Grumman Corp. |

2008 | Univ. of Montreal |

2008 | Syracuse Univ. |

2007 | Lockheed Martin Corp. |

2006 | SUNY at Buffalo |

2006 | American Univ. of Beirut |

2006 | Notre Dame Univ., Lebanon |

2006 | Univ. of Sharjah, UAE |

2006 | IUPUI |

2005 | Ecole Polytechnique, France |

2004 | Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

2003 | Univ. of Arizona |

2001 | Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

2001 | Univ. of Notre Dame |

2001 | Johns Hopkins Univ. |

2001 | Univ. of New Mexico |

2000 | Case Western Reserve Univ. |

2000 | Johns Hopkins Univ. |

2000 | Univ. of Maryland at College Park |

2000 | Computer Security Institute |

1999 | American Univ. of Beirut |

1999 | Computer Security Institute |

1998 | Schlumberger |

1998 | DARPA |

1998 | NSA |

1998 | MITRE |

1996 | Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA), France |

1993 | Georgia Inst. of Technology |

1993 | National Chung Cheng Univ., Taiwan |

1992 | Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA), France |

1992 | Univ. of North Texas |

1991 | Univ. of Maryland at College Park |

1990 | Univ. of Paris 7 Advanced School on Combinatorial Pattern Matching |

1989 | Univ. of Paris 13 |

1988 | Northwestern Univ. |

1988 | SUNY at Stony Brook |

1988 | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute |

1988 | Univ. of Pittsburgh |

1988 | Univ. of California at Davis |

1988 | Kestrel Institute |

1988 | RIACS Institute, NASA Ames Research Center |

1988 | Univ. of Tennessee |

1988 | Johns Hopkins Univ. |

1988 | SUNY at Buffalo |

1988 | AT&T Bell Laboratories |

1986 | Univ. of Maryland at College Park |

1986 | Washington Univ. in St. Louis |

1984 | Johns Hopkins Univ. |

1982 | AT&T Bell Laboratories |

1982 | Columbia Univ. |

1982 | Ohio State Univ. |

1982 | Purdue Univ. |

1982 | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute |

**Refereeing for Journals and Conferences**

ACM Trans. on Computer Systems |

ACM Symp. on Computational Geometry |

ACM-SIAM Symp. on Discrete Algorithms |

Acta Informatica |

Advances in Computing Research |

Advances in Engineering Software |

Algorithmica |

Combinatorica |

Computational Geometry: Theory & Applications |

Discrete and Computational Geometry |

IEEE Computer |

IEEE Security and Privacy |

IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Engineering |

IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems |

IEEE Trans. on Computers |

IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence |

IEEE Trans. on Software Engineering |

IEEE Trans. on Software Engineering and Methodology |

IEEE Distributed Computing Systems Conf. |

IEEE Int. Parallel Processing Symp. |

IEEE Symp. on Parallel and Distributed Processing |

Info. Processing Letters |

Int. Colloq. on Automata, Languages, and Programming |

Int. Conf. on Computing and Information |

Int. Conf. on Distributed Computing Systems |

Int. Conf. on Parallel Processing |

Int. Conf. on Supercomputing |

Int. J. on Computational Geometry & Applications |

Int. J. of Computer Aided VLSI Design |

Int. J. of Computer and Info. Sciences |

Int. J. of Modeling and Simulation |

Int. J. of Parallel Programming |

J. of Algorithms |

J. of the ACM |

J. of Computer and System Sciences |

J. of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems |

J. of Parallel and Distributed Computing |

Mathematical Programming |

Operations Research Letters |

Parallel Processing Letters |

Proceedings of the IEEE |

SIAM J. on Computing |

SIAM J. on Discrete Mathematics |

Software Practice and Experience |

Supercomputing Conf. |

Symp. on Parallel Algorithms and Architectures |

Symp. on Theoretical Aspects of Computer Science |

Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures |

... and all the journals/conferences I served as editor or PC member |

**Reviewing of Books and Proposals for**

Mathematics of Computation |

Morgan Kaufmann Publishers |

M.I.T. Press |

Oxford University Press |

John Wiley & Sons |

Zentralblatt fuer Mathematik |

**STUDENTS**

Note: All Theses are Ph.D. unless it is explicitly specified that they are M.S.

**Ph.D. Student Thesis Supervision**

- Michael T. Goodrich (1987). Currently Chancelor's Professor of Computer Science, University of California, Irvine, formerly Professor of Computer Science at Johns Hopkins University
- Jyh-Jong Tsay (1990). Currently Associate Professor at the Institute of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan.
- Joseph B. Manning (1990). Currently Permanent College Lecturer, Computer Science, University College, Cork, Ireland.
- Danny Z. Chen (1992). Currently Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana.
- Wenliang (Kevin) Du (2001). (Co-advisor: E.H. Spafford.) Currently Professor of Computer Science at Syracuse University
- Hoi Chang (2003). Independent software entrepreneur, formerly Chief Software Architect, Arxan Technologies Inc
- Radu Sion (2004). (Co-advisor: S. Prabhakar.) Currently Associate Professor of Computer Science at SUNY Stony Brook
- Keith B. Frikken (2005). Currently with Google, formerly Associate Professor of Computer Science at Miami University in Ohio
- Robert Gwadera (2005). (Co-advisor: W. Szpankowski). Currently Postdoc at the University of Lugano, Switzerland
- Jiangtao Li (2006). (Co-advisor: N. Li.) Currently with Facebook, formerly Security Architect at Intel
- Marina Blanton (2007). Currently Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, Uni versity of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana
- Mercan Topkara (2007). (Co-advisor: Cristina Nita-Rotaru.) Currently Research Engineer at JW Player, formerly Research Staff Member at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
- Umut Topkara (2007). Currently Research Engineer at JW Player, formerly Research Scientist at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
- Hao Yuan (2010). Currently Assistant Professor of Computer Science at City University in Hong Kong
- Sundararaman Jeyaraman (2011). Currently Principal Engineer at FireEye, Inc, formerly Senior Software Architect at Cisco Systems Inc
- Shumiao Wang (2014). Currently Reliability Engineer, Google, Mountain View, California
- Mohammed Almeshekah (2015). Currently Assistant Professor, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
- Siva Chaitanya Chaduvula
- Adam Dachowicz
- Javad Darivandpour
- Duc V Le
- Shoaib Amjad Khan

**Other Student Thesis Committees**:

In Computer Science:

Andre Bondi, David Mount, Teemu Kerola, Bhasker Parthasarathy,
Shuhshen Pan,

Ravi Janardan, Y-Huei Wang, Stefan Bechtolsheim,
Ko-Yang Wang, Susan Rodger,

John Riedl, Ajay Gupta,
Lynn TeWinkel, Tamal Dey, Bonita Rais, Yungho Leu,

Malcom C. Fields, Brian L. Stuart, Carl R. Gritter, Hyung-Yi T. Tu,
Hiram Hunt,

Po Ting Wu, Kuei Yu Wang, Fausto Bernardini, Hong Wang, Houzhi Xu,

Praerit Garg, Evaggelia Pitoura, Mihai G. Sirbu, Ioana M. Boier Martin,

Constantine C. Pantazopoulos, Bozhidar D. Dimitrov,
Katherine E. Price (M.S. thesis),

Jincheng Chen, Reuben Pasquini, Diego Zamboni, Tom Daniels,

Stefano Lonardi, Young Jun Kim, Dow-Yung Yang, Chuan-Ming Liu,

Joao Cangussu, Tian Zhao, Vanessa Cangussu (MS),

Stephanie Miller (MS Thesis), Ravishankar Ithal (MS Thesis), Kyungkoo Jun,

Benjamin Kuperman, Murat Kantarcioglu, Baskar Sridharan, Jaideep Vaidya,

Weichao Wang, Ioannis Ioannidis, Mohamed Hefeeda, Wei Jiang, Yang Yu,

Reynold Cheng, Paul Williams, Yuni Xia, Yuhui Zhong, Ossama Younis,

Florian Buchholtz, James Early, Paul Ruth, Mahesh Tripunitara, Rajeev Gopalakrishna,

Ji-Won Byun, Xuxian Jiang, Ethan Blanton, Tomek Czajka, Mummoorthy Murugesan

Maleq Khan, Barry Wittman, Yongwook Choi, Jing Dong, Omar Alrawi (MS Thesis)

Zhen Zhu, Yinian Qi, Sael Lee, Samuel Kerr (MS), Tyler Wykoff, Rohit Jain

Brendan Saltaformaggio, Hasini Gunasinghe, Mohammad-Mohsen Minaei-Bidgoli, Shagufta Mehnaz

Yudong Cao, Shuxian Jiang, Debajyoti Das, Alexandre Block, Eman Alnabati, Tamalika Mukherjee

Mingyuan Wang, Easwar Vivek Mangipudi, Donghang Lu, Syed Rafiul Hussain

In Industrial Engr:

Chin-Wen Lin, Widodo Sulistyono

In Electrical and Computer Engr:

Hyun S. Yang, Robert J. Safranek, Pradeep K. Dubey, Daniel W. Watson,

Dennis M. Hawver, Ray A. Kamin III, Chao-Chun Wang, Allan D. Knies,

Min Tan, Muthucumaru Maheswaran, Mitch Theys, Tracy Braun

Richard Kennell, Hilmi Ozdoganoglu (MS Thesis), Issa Khalil

In Linguistics:

Craig J. McDonough, Dina Mohamed (M.A. Thesis)

Christian F. Hempelmann, Katrina Triezenberg, Whitney Vandiver

Simon Slobodnik (M.A. Thesis)

Outside Purdue:

Andreas Fabri, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Paris

Katrin Dobrindt, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Paris

Nou Dadoun, Univ. of British-Columbia

Weifa Liang, Australian National Univ.

Paulina Wegrowicz, McGill Univ. (MS thesis)

Nathan Evans, Tech. U. Munich

Charles Helou, U. of Montreal

**Courses Taught**

[All at Purdue University]

Regular courses:

CS 158 | Programming |

CS 182 | Foundations of Computer Science |

CS 251 | Data Structures |

CS 381 | Intro. to the Analysis of Algorithms |

CS 440 | Intro. to File and Database Systems |

CS 426 | Computer Security |

CS 555 | Cryptography and Data Security |

CS 572 | Heuristic Problem Solving |

CS 580 | Algorithm Design, Analysis and Implementation |

CS 650 | Computational Aspects of Parallel Processing |

Independent study courses (1 or 2 students per course):

CS 490 | Image Template Matching |

CS 590 | Parallel Algorithms |

CS 590 | Expert System Buiding |

CS 590 | Computer Vision |

CS 590 | Parallel Computation I |

CS 590 | Parallel Computation II |

CS 590 | Security Techniques for Electronic Commerce |

CS 590 | Outsourcing Data Storage Securely |

CS 590 | Topics in Computer Security |

CS 590 | Watermarking Multimedia |

CS 590 | Audit Trail Data Compression |

CS 590 | Intrusion Detection |

CS 590 | Database Support for Audit Trails and Intrusion Detection |

CS 590 | Issues in Browser Security |

CS 590 | Internet Platform Architectures |

CS 590 | Watermarking Natural Language Text |

CS 590 | Stepping Stone Detection |

CS 590 | Code Obfuscation Techniques |

CS 590 | Secure P2P Networking |

CS 590 | Secure Multi-party Computing |

CS 590 | Confidential Data Outsourcing |

CS 590 | Secure Computations In Cloud |

Note: Excellent teaching evaluations. Selected among Top Ten Outstanding Teachers for the College of Science in 1994, 1995, and the Outstanding Teacher for 2004 and 2006. Advisor to Purdue UPE student organization (2003-04), Purdue ACM student organization (1995-97) and to WICS (Women in Computer Science) student organization (1982-84).

**Purdue Continuing-Education Short-Course Lectures on Information Security**

- Risk Analysis
- Detecting Computer Crime
- Legislation and Standards
- Threats from Malicious Software

**UNIVERSITY COMMITTEE DUTIES**

[All at Purdue University]

*Computer Science Department Committees:*

Undergraduate (1982-83, 83-84, 86-99)

Colloquia (1984-85)

Industrial Relations (1984-85, 85-86)

5-Year Plan (1985-86)

Faculty Recruiting (1987-88, 90-95 as Chair, 97-99, 02-03, 03-05 as Chair, 11-12)

Graduate (1988-90, 95-96 as Chair, 96-97, 98-00, 05-06)

Promotions (1989-)

Upsilon Pi Epsilon Membership committee (many times)

690S Coordinator (many times)

Halstead Award selection committee (many times)

Purdue Research Foundation grants selection committee (many times)

ECE Liaison (many times)

Departmental Advisory Committee (00-01)

Head Search Committee (many times, often as Chair)

CS Dept. Executive Committee (many times)

Mentoring Committee (many times)

Awards Committee (many times)

Strategic Planning Steering Committee (2017)

*College of Science Committees:*

International Travel Ranking

XR Grants

XL Grants

Representative of Computer Science Dept on Faculty Council (1990-96,2016-2017)

Faculty Affairs Committee (1990-93)

Promotions (1991-93, 03-05, 18-20)

Distinguished Professor Ad-Hoc Committee (as Chair: 1994-95; as member: 96-97, 99-00, 06, 15, 18)

Educational Policy and Curriculum Committee (1994-95)

University Faculty Scholar Committee (2000-01)

Grade appeals (2005-6)

Co-chair of Engagement group in strategic planning committee

Strategic Plan Oversight Committee (2009-10)

College of Science Faculty Council Committee (2016-17)

*University Committees:*

Agriculture and Artificial Intelligence (1984-85)

University Senate Member (1991-92)

Library Committee (1998)

Computing Research Institute Director Search Committee (1999-00)

Research Computing and Communications Advisory Committee (1999-00)

Trask Venture Fund Committee (2001-2003)

Homeland Security Institute Executive Committee (2003-5)

Distinguished Professor Nomination Committee (1994)

Committee on Research Integrity (2009-)

Co-Chair of Task Force on Retirement Benefits (2008-2010)

Faculty Awards and Recognition Committee (2015-16)

Provost's Standing Committee on Reputational Stewardship (2016-2019)

Provost Search Committee (2017)

*Other Duties:*

Member of Internal Advisory Board of Center for Education and Research

in Information Assurance and Security (1998-)

Member of Executive Committee of Discovery Park's e-Enterprise Center (2002-)

Member of Discovery Park Strategic Plan Task Force (2002)

Member of Internal Advisory Board for Purdue's Homeland Security Institute (2002)