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Ross Anderson

Chair in Security Engineering

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Willingness to take PhD students: Yes

Biography

Ross Anderson has devoted his career to developing security engineering as a discipline. He was a pioneer of hardware tamper-resistance, API security, peer-to-peer systems, prepayment metering and powerline communications. He was one of the founders of the discipline of security economics, and is PI of the Cambridge Cybercrime Centre, which collects and analyses data about online crime and abuse. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society and the Royal Academy of Engineering, as well as a winner of the Lovelace Medal – the UK's top award in computing.

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