About us

We are the Dependable Systems Lab in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at UBC. We work on research in Dependable and Secure Computer Systems, ranging from hardware to software to the Internet of Things (IoT). Our work is driven by real-world problems in dependability and security.

Contact: We are located in the ICICS X-Wing Building at UBC (X410C). The lab members may be found here. For more info, contact Karthik Pattabiraman.

Interested in joining us ? Please see here for what we look for.

Our research is generously sponsored by the following organizations:

NSERC MITACS CFI Intel Huawei NRC
Collaborations: We also have a lot of collaborations with companies such as Intel, AMD, Microsoft, Nvidia, IBM, Cisco, Huawei, etc. Our lab members have published papers together with researchers from these companies, and have jointly worked with them. We have also worked with national labs such as Los Alamos National Labs (LANL) and Pacific Northwestern National Labs (PNNL). If you’re interested in collaborating with us, please contact Karthik Pattabiraman.