Biography: Ramesh Karri
Ramesh Karri is a Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, New York University. His research interests include trustworthy hardware design and the interaction between security and reliability. He has published over a hundred and fifty conference and journal articles in these areas. He has received the NSF CAREER Award and the Alexander Humboldt Fellowship. He organizes the Annual Embedded Systems Security Challenge (ESC) to build a security mindset in hardware and embedded system designers. ESC is a red team blue team activity. He is a cofounder of the Trusthub, a community research and outreach infrastructure, i.e. the go to source for all things hardware and embedded systems security. He is an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design and the ACM Journal of Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems. He has served or is currently serving on several conference program committees (including program and general chair of HOST and DAC 2014 security track co-chair).