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Donald Porter

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Donald Porter
Assistant Professor
Computer Science Department
1434 Computer Science
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4400

Phone: (631) 632-8448
Website: http://www.cs.stonybrook.edu/~porter
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INTERESTS

Operating Systems, Concurrent Programming, Security

BIOGRAPHY

Donald Porter earned his Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Austin in 2010 and 2007, and B.A. in Computer Science and Mathematics from Hendrix College in 2003.

RESEARCH

Don Porter’s research develops better abstractions for managing concurrency and security, primarily in the operating system, and extends these abstractions to other portions of the technology stack as appropriate. He is the ringleader of the Operating systems, Security, Concurrency, and Architecture Research (OSCAR) Lab.

AWARDS & ACTIVITIES

Don Porter received the NSF Career award in 2012.

TEACHING SUMMARY

CSE 306, CSE 506, CSE 523, CSE 524, CSE 624