Dr. Vassilis Prevelakis is a visiting professor at the Technical University, Braunschweig, in Germany. He has worked in various areas of security in Systems and Networks both in his current academic capacity and as a freelance consultant. Prevelakis current research involves issues related to automation network security, secure software design, auto-configuration issues in secure VPNs, etc. He has published numerous papers in these areas and is actively involved in standards bodies such as the IETF. He has received research funding from the European Union, the German DFG and US funding agencies such as DARPA and NSF.
He was awarded the CAREER award from NSF and recently received the "Test of Time" award at CCS'13 for his work on Instruction Set Randomization.
Prevelakis received his Ph.D. from the University of Geneva in Switzerland and his M.Sc. and B.Sc. from the University of Kent in the U.K.