About

The SAIN Lab performs applied, multidisciplinary, and innovative research on networks, computer systems, data, and intelligent systems. Our research touches many vibrant and exciting disciplines such as information security, privacy, artificial intelligence, computer networks, network science, and human computer interaction.

We do sane research at SAIN,

where sane research is defined as impactful research that enhances the daily lives of people, nations, and organizations, as well as being the foundation of other impactful research and development. Lab members have access to high-performance GPU servers and web servers. Members also have access to the Human-Centred Computing Lab for running studies with human subjects.

Research Focus

Artificial Intelligence
Computer Security
Information Privacy
Application Networks
Network Science
Recommendation Systems
Usable Security

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Research Group

Faculty

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Julie Thorpe

Associate Professor

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Amirali Abari

Assistant Professor

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Ying Zhu

Associate Professor

Graduate

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Alaadin Addas

Graduate Student

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Ali Naman

Graduate Student

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Aryan Asadian

Graduate Student

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Bahare Askari

Graduate Student

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Davood Zaman Farsa

Graduate Student

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Nadia Maarfavi

Graduate Student

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Sarina Sajadi

Graduate Student

Undergraduate

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Arun Sharma

Undergraduate Student

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Zachary Parish

Undegraduate Student

Recent Publications

Alaadin Addas, Julie Thorpe, Amirali Salehi-Abari. Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST)
Alaadin Addas, Amirali Salehi-Abari, Julie Thorpe. Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST)
Alaadin Addas, Julie Thorpe, Amirali Salehi-Abari. Proceedings of the New Security Paradigms Workshop (NSPW)
Zeinab Joudaki, Julie Thorpe, Miguel Vargas Martin. International Journal of Information Security
Ruba Alomari, Julie Thorpe. Journal of Information Security and Applications

AI Reading Group

Security Reading Group