Ryan Wagner, a third-year scholar at Carnegie Mellon University’s Institute of Software Research, is a former “ethical hacker” (to prevent cyber attacks) mainly of financial and US Government systems. He is currently researching ways of evaluating how cyber systems can self-adapt to withstand attacks. His research will determine structural weak points in a system and guide self-adaptation of the system to preserve critical functionality while increasing resilience.
All of our scholars have “research advisors” with whom they work in areas that eventually become independent Ph.D. research areas for themselves. Thus, our outstanding scholars stand on the shoulders of nationally recognized scientists. Dr. Neeraj Gandhi, Professor of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering, recently received... Read more
Each year ARCS National requires a report on each chapter's progress on goals set at the beginning of the year, as well as projected goals for next year. We also distribute this report at our ARCS Pittsburgh Annual Meeting. Click here to read the 2017-2018 ARCS Pittsburgh... Read more