About

Brief Bio
I am an assistant professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver, Canada, since January 2010.

I received my PhD in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), where I worked with Ravi Iyer and Zbigniew Kalbarczyk in the DEPEND research group from 2004 to 2009. I received an MS in Computer Science also from UIUC working with Dan Reed in the Pablo Group, from 2001 to 2004.

I’ve also been a post-doctoral researcher at Microsoft Research (Redmond) working with Ben Zorn in the Research in Software Engineering (RiSE) group (from Jan to Dec 2009).

Research Interests: My main areas of interest are:

  1. Fault-tolerant and Secure Systems,
  2. Programming languages and Compilers,
  3. Web applications’ dependability.

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Announcement for prospective Students (Updated: April 2014)

I do not have any openings in my group at this time. Please check back in September 2014 if I have any openings. Here is what I look for in prospective students.

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