Stars of Science interview Dr. Elmagarmid
October 19, 2009
Professor Ahmed K. Elmagarmid was featured on "Stars of Science" , a program that is aired in 18 major Arabic speaking TV networks and channels and reaches all of the Arab world and is also broadcast on satelleie Television outside of the Arab world. The program is intended for young researachers to consider careers in science and technology. The interview with Professor Elmagarmid was aired in parts, in all 6 episodes of the program. In his message to the Arab youth, he emphasized the importance of having a spirit of questioning and wondering about the what ifs of the universe. He emphasized the important role of cyber infrastructure in discovery and how it is essenitial for everyone to be involved in it today.
February 5, 2015
Cyber Center Researchers received the best paper award at the 8th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2014). The paper, co-authored by Hasini Gunasinghe and Elisa Bertino (director of Cyber Center) and titled " Privacy Preserving Biometrics-Based and User Centric Authentication Protocol", proposes a novel privacy preserving biometrics-based authentication protocol by which users can authenticate to different service providers from their own devices without involving identity providers in the transactions.Read Full Story
November 5, 2014
Elisa Bertino, Professor of Computer Science, Director of Discovery Park Cyber Center and Research Director of CERIAS, receives today the SIGSAC Outstanding Contributions Award for her seminal research contributions and leadership in data and applications security over the past 25 years.Read Full Story