Dr. JV Rajendran – Intel Security Academic Leadership Award

Dr. JV Rajendran has won the Intel Security Academic Leadership Award at the 2021 USENIX Security Conference in collaboration with Dr. Ahmad Reza Sadeghi’s research team and the Rajendran’s Secure and Trustworthy Hardware Lab members!

Their development of HACK@Event – the largest hardware security competition – helped participants work on real-life, security engineering skills of finding vulnerabilities in SoC designs (system-on-a-chip).

Dr. Rajendran demonstrated excellence, innovation and leadership in advancing the global security research community. He and Dr. Sadeghi showed their commitment to education of security researchers while creating a security-first mindset and work in promoting improvements in hardware design.

To learn more, please watch an interview with Dr. JV Rajendran and Dr. Sadeghi with Intel Business and visit the Texas A&M site here.