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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Ali Naman

Graduate Student

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Aryan Asadian

Graduate Student

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Bahare Askari

Graduate Student

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Nadia Maarfavi

Graduate Student

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Samira Zibaei

Graduate Student

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Sarina Sajadi

Graduate Student

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Tony Wang

Graduate Student

Undergraduate

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Zach Parish

Undegraduate Student

Alumni

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Arun Sharma

Undergraduate Student

Recent Publications

Amirali Salehi-Abari, Kate Larson. In Computational Intelligence (2020).
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

AI Reading Group

Security Reading Group