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Wajih Ul Hassan

University of Virginia

Portrait of Wajih Ul Hassan of UVA

Current University
University of Virginia

Research Areas
Data provenance, system auditing, threat detection, forensic analysis


Hassan is an assistant professor in the University of Virginia Computer Science Department’s School of Data Science. He leads the DART Lab at UVA.

He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science, and has won an NSF CAREER Award. He received a Symantec Research Labs Graduate Fellowship, a Young Researcher in Heidelberg Laureate Forum, an RSA Security Scholarship, a Mavis Future Faculty Fellowship, a Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Fellowship, and an ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award.

He has collaborated with NEC Labs and Symantec Research Labs to integrate his defensive techniques into commercial security products.

Alma Maters

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Lahore University of Management Studies