Levon Nazaryan

About Me

I am a PhD student at the University of Connecticut’s Computer Science and Engineering program under the supervision of Professor Bing Wang. I am currently working on research related to increasing smartphone security using mobile clouds. I am also involved in the University of Connecticut's VoTeR Center (Center for Voting Technology Research) which investigates voting solutions and voting equipment to develop and recommend safe use procedures in elections.

My Research Interests (in no particular order)

- Smartphone Security
- Network Security
- Computer Security
- Privacy Protection

Classes I TA

- CSE2050 Data Structures and Object-Oriented Design (Spring 2017)
- CSE1729 Introduction to Principles of Programming (Fall 2016, Spring 2016 and Fall 2015)
- CSE1010 Introduction to Computing for Engineers (Fall 2014, Fall 2013 and Fall 2012)
- CSE2100 Data Structures and Introduction to Algorithms (Spring 2012)
- CSE3500 Algorithms and Complexity (Fall 2011)
- CSE4701 Principles of Data Bases (Fall 2011)

Journal Papers

- Levon Nazaryan, Emmanouil Panaousis and Christos Politis (2010) End-to-end security protection: IPSec Security Provisioning in WiMAX Networks. IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, 5(1), pp. 85-90. ISSN (print) 1556-6072

Conference and Workshop Papers

- Levon Nazaryan, Ruofan Jin, Chaoqun Yue, Ozgur Oksuz, Bing Wang, Kyoungwon Suh, and Aggelos Kiayias (2016) Securely Outsourcing Cookies to the Cloud via Private Information Retrieval. Proceedings of IEEE WiMob, October 2016.
Received Student Best Paper Award.

- Luqiao Zhang, Ozgur Oksuz, Levon Nazaryan, Chaoqun Yue, Bing Wang, Aggelos Kiayias, and Athanasios Bamis (2016) Encrypting Wireless Network Traces to Protect User Privacy: A Case Study for Smart Campus. Proceedings of IEEE WiMob, October 2016.

- Levon Nazaryan, Farrukh Ehtisham and Christos Politis (2010) Secure multimedia communications on WiMAX. 25th Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF) meeting, 16 Nov - 18 Nov 2010, London, UK.

- Levon Nazaryan and Christos Politis (2010) Performance evaluation of secure video transmission over WiMAX networks. 6th International Mobile Multimedia Communications Conference, 6 Sept - 8 Sept 2010, Lisbon, Portugal.

- Levon Nazaryan, Christos Politis and Farrukh Ehtisham (2010) Secure VoIP communications over WiMAX networks. International Conference on Telecommunications and Multimedia, 14 July - 16 July 2010, Chania, Crete, Greece.

- Levon Nazaryan, Nabeel Khan, Emmanouil Panaousis and Christos Politis (2009) Performance evaluation of IPsec over WiMAX. 23rd Wireless World Research Forum meeting, 20-22 Oct 2009, Beijing, China.

- Emmanouil Panaousis, Levon Nazaryan and Christos Politis (2009) Securing AODV against wormhole attacks in emergency MANET multimedia communications. 5th International ICST Mobile Multimedia Communications Conference (MobiMedia), 07 - 09 Sep 2009, London, U.K.. ISBN 9789639799622.

Presentations

- Christos Politis, Emmanouil Panaousis and Levon Nazaryan (2010) Secure End-to-End Communications over WiMAX Networks & Security Framework for Mobile Ad-hoc Networks in Emergency Cases, Information Security: Detect, Protect, Deter organised by London Technology Network (LTN), Invited Poster Presentation, March 17, London, UK.

Contact Information

Computer Science & Engineering
University of Connecticut
371 Fairfield Way, Unit 4155
Storrs, CT 06269-4155
Phone: +1 860 486 0528
E-mail (I reply to encrypted e-mails first): myName (dot) myLastName (at) uconn (dot) edu
PGP Key Fingerprint: 4D12 FC36 D2B4 045A 9176 ACD3 EA2C BF40 B10F 00FB
My public key