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Interactive Security

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Funding Agency 

National Science Foundation

Description 

Associate Professor Sennur Ulukus (ECE/ISR) is principal investigator for a four-year, $1.1 million NSF grant, “Interactive Security.” This is a joint grant with Prof. Aylin Yener of Penn State University and Prof. Kannan Ramchandran of the University of California, Berkeley. The research aims to secure wireless communication channels in the physical layer using techniques from information theory, communication theory, and signal processing. The researchers plan to use the unique characteristics of the wireless medium to secure the communication.