Hrishikesh B. Acharya
Assistant Professor (CSE)
PhD (2012), Computer Science,
University of Texas (at Austin)
H B Acharya is a "bridge" person, who uses theory in the context of systems research. His primary area is network security; his goal is to implement a security architecture for the Internet of Things. In pursuit of this goal, he applies lessons and patterns learned from active and software-defined networks, middleware, formal verification, and so on.
Network security: policies and protocols.
Network structure: architectural tradeoffs (privacy, security, robustness).
Security, Networks. Distributed and Concurrent Systems, Operating Systems, Programming.