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Hamlen, Kevin

Dr. Kevin Hamlen

 Professor

Degrees:

  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Cornell University, 2006
  • M.S., Computer Science, Cornell University, 2002
  • B.S., Computer Science and Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, 1998

Research Interests:

  • Binary software security
  • Cyberdeceptive software engineering
  • Formal methods software verification
  • Web, cloud, and mobile platform security
  • Compilers and language-based security
  • Intrusion detection

Major Honors and Awards:

  • Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) Senior Membership, 2019
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Senior Membership, 2019
  • Eugene McDermott Faculty Endowment Award, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2018
  • Associate Faculty Outstanding Research Award, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2017
  •  NSF I/UCRC Technology Breakthrough Award, 2016
  • NYU-Poly CSAW Best Applied Security Paper of the Year Award, 2nd place, 2014
  • Metroplex Technology Business Council Tech Titan Technology Inventor, Finalist (final four), 2013
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2013
  • Best Student Paper Award, Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2012
  • NYU-Poly AT&T Best Applied Security Paper of the Year Award, 2nd place, 2012
  • Faculty Research Award, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2012
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI), Special Session on Stream Data Mining, 2011
  • CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2011
  • Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award, U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research, 2008
  • Ph.D. Fellowship Award, Intel Foundation, 2004
  • Allen Newell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research, Carnegie Mellon University, 1998
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Carnegie Mellon University, 1998
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Carnegie Mellon University, 1998
  • Graduated summa cum laude (3rd in class), Carnegie Mellon University, 1998

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