SENECA@UT

Secure and Efficient NanoElectronic Computer Architectures

Group Members

Professor

Ph.D. Students

  • Nishith Chakraborty
    Nishith Chakraborty
  • Rocco Febbo
    Rocco Febbo
  • Adam Foshie
    Adam Foshie
  • John Murray
    John Murray
  • Manu Rathore
    Manu Rathore
  • Ryan Weiss
    Ryan Weiss

M.S. Students

  • Cameron Adkins
    Cameron Adkins
  • Jianjun Xu
    Jianjun Xu

Undergraduate Students

  • Jonathan Ting
    Jonathan Ting
  • Tanner Fowler
    Tanner Fowler
  • Zach DeGuira
    Zach DeGuira
  • Casey Mackinnon
    Casey Mackinnon

Alumni

  • Dr. Md Musabbir Adnan ‒ PhD, CPE received August 2021
    Dissertation: "Design of a Device-aware Memristive Neuromorphic System with Spike Timing Dependent Learning"
    Now: Design Verification Engineer at Texas Instruments Inc.
  • Dr. Mst Shamim Ara Shawkat ‒ Former SENECA Post-Doc, from 2019 - 2021
    Now: Assistant Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Florida International University
  • Grayson Bruner ‒ MS, CPE received May 2021
    Thesis: "A Secure Architecture for Defense Against Return Address Corruption”
    Now: Security Research Engineer at Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • Ben Sergent ‒ MS, CPE received May 2021
  • Samantha Zimmermann ‒ BS, CPE received May 2021
    Now at Garmin International, Inc.
  • Alexander Twilla ‒ BS, CPE received May 2021
    Now at Siemens Medical Solutions
  • Mark Lee ‒ BS, CPE received May 2021
  • Dr. Md Badruddoja Majumder ‒ PhD, EE received December 2019; SENECA Post-Doc, 2019-2020
    Dissertation: "Secure Embedded Computer Design using Emerging Technologies” (TRACE Link)
    Now: Senior Silicon Design Engineer at Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
  • Dr. Sagarvarma Sayyaparaju ‒ PhD, EE received August 2020
    Dissertation: "Design of Robust Memristor-Based Neuromorphic Circuits and Systems with Online Learning”
    Now: Architecture Research Scientist at Intel Corporation
  • Dr. Aysha Shanta ‒ PhD, EE received August 2020
    Dissertation: "Design and Implementation of Discrete-Time Chaos-Based Systems for Hardware Security Applications”
    Now: Product Engineer ‒ Emerging Memory at Micron Technology, Inc.
  • Samuel Brown ‒ MS, EE received May 2020
    Thesis: "Stochastic Neuron Design for the mrDANNA Neuromorphic Architecture” (TRACE Link)
    Now: Design Verification Engineer at Texas Instruments Inc.
  • Dr. Mesbah Uddin ‒ PhD, CPE received May 2020
    Dissertation: "A PUF based Lightweight Security Architecture for IoT” (TRACE Link)
    Now: SoC Physical Design Verification Engineer at Apple Inc.
  • Dr. Md Sakib Hasan ‒ Former SENECA Post-Doc, from 2017 - 2019
    Now: Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss)
    Email: mhasan5@olemiss.edu
  • Dr. Sherif Amer ‒ PhD, CPE received August 2019
    Dissertation: "Device Modeling and Circuit Design for Neuromorphic Memory Structures” (TRACE Link)
    Now: Engineer ‒ Emerging Memory at Micron Technology, Inc.
  • Dr. Gangotree Chakma ‒ PhD, EE received August 2019
    Dissertation: "Design of a CMOS-Memristive Mixed-Signal Neuromorphic System with Energy and Area Efficiency in System Level Applications” (TRACE Link)
    Now: Design Engineer ‒ Circuit Verification at Micron Technology, Inc.
  • Clarence Wong ‒ MS, EE received May 2018
    PILOT: "Memristive DANNA Pole Balancer Application"
  • Ryan Weiss ‒ MS, EE received December 2017
    Thesis: "Analog Axon Hillock Neuron Design for Memristive Neuromorphic Systems" (TRACE Link)
  • Austin Wyer ‒ MS, CS received December 2017
    Thesis: "The Synthesis of Memristive Neuromorphic Circuits" (TRACE Link)
  • Miles Gepner ‒ BS, CS received May 2017
  • Elvis Offor ‒ BS, CS received May 2017
  • Michael Wilder ‒ BS, CPE received May 2017
  • Daniel Caballero ‒ BS, CPE received May 2017