Cyber Security

Cyber security research seeks to improve the state of security and privacy through research and education for the business, the state and the nation. Missouri S&T’s focus is primarily on the interaction of computation, communication and control that make up cyber-physical critical infrastructure systems. S&T is a certified Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research and has been since 2008.

Meet the experts

Sajal K. Das

St. Clair Endowed Chair Professor
Computer Science

Research Interests

Wireless and sensor networks; mobile and pervasive computing; cyber-physical systems and smart environments; smart healthcare and smart grid; big data; parallel, distributed and cloud computing; security and privacy; systems biology; social networks and social computing; applied graph theory and game theory.

Ali Hurson

Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research Interests

Parallel and distributed systems, database, mobile-databases, pervsive and mobile computing

Jonathan Kimball

Dean's Scholar and Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research Interests

Energy harvesting, switched-capacitor converters, microgrids, digital and nonlinear control methods for power converters

Sanjay Madria

Professor
Computer Science

Research Interests

Cloud computing; security; wireless computing and mobile data management

George Markowsky

Department Chair
Computer Science

Research Interests

Cyber security.

Bruce McMillin

Interim Department Chair and Professor
Computer Science

Research Interests

Cyber-physical security,  distributed systems, formal methods in software engineering

Jagannathan Sarangapani

William A. Rutledge - Emerson Electric Co. Distinguished Professor in Electrical Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research Interests

Systems and control, neural network control, event triggered control/cyber-physical systems, resilience/prognostics, autonomous systems/robotics

Ardhendu Tripathy

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Statistical Learning Theory, Adaptivity in Machine Learning