About

I am a PhD student at the University of Michigan–Ann Arbor where I research on the security and privacy of Linux and Android systems and software. My advisors are Professor Atul Prakash and Professor Roya Ensafi. I am also a member of the Censored Planet Lab at the University of Michigan. ¬†Previously, I worked in the Silicon Valley for over a decade in various engineering roles, leading to senior engineering roles and subsequently took up a position as a research faculty at the Center for Cybersecurity Systems & Networks, a center of excellence at the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. I have an undergraduate degree from Amrita University, and a graduate degree from the University of Southern California.

At a glance

Aug 2013-Jun 2019: Research Faculty, Center for Cybersecurity Systems & Networks, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

July 2006-Jul 2013: Software Engineer, Senior Engineer, PLX Technology Inc. (Now Avago)

May 2003-Jul 2006: Member of Technical Staff, Kasenna Inc. (Now Espial)

Aug 2001-May 2003: University of Southern California

Jun 2000-Jul 2001: Software Engineer, Patni Computer Systems

Sept 2000: Received undergraduate degree from Amrita Institute of Technology and Science