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Dr. Wally Rhines Now Chairs FICS Research Advisory Board

Published: Apr 20th, 2021

Visionary Leader in EDA, Dr. Walden ‘Wally” Rhines, son of the founding chair of the UF Department of Materials Science & Engineering (MSE) Dr. Frederick N. Rhines, is also is […]


FICS-eChain: Enabling End-to-End Protection of Electronics Devices and Systems

Published: Apr 20th, 2021

In the modern digital era, counterfeit electronic devices and systems pose a severe threat to undisruptive service, users’ privacy as well as the national economy, and security. Adversaries can inject […]


FICS Research & Embry-Riddle establish Center for Aeronautical Resilience (CAR)

Published: Apr 16th, 2021

Mark Tehranipoor, Ph.D., the Intel Charles E. Young Endowed Professor in Cybersecurity in ECE, Director of FICS, has received a $1.75M grant from the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) to […]


Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Published: Jul 10th, 2020

Here at FICS research, we want our employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. We acknowledge and honor the fundamental value and dignity […]


FICS Research Recieves $7.8M to Help Make On-Chip Security Pervasive

Published: Jun 30th, 2020

Florida Institute for Cybersecurity (FICS) Research has announced a collaboration with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) on a program called Automated Implementation of Secure Silicon (AISS). Leading electronic design automation company Synopsys will […]


New ECI TC Center: $15M Technology Transition Center

Published: May 1st, 2020

“Dignitaries from the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, the Florida Institute for Cybersecurity (FICS) Research, and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) gathered virtually yesterday with the CEO and CTO of Edpative Computing, […]


UF Designated A National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research

Published: Mar 2nd, 2020

“The University of Florida has been re-designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research (CAE-R) through academic year 2024. This designation puts UF in an elite […]


Professor Shrimpton & Team Selected for DARPA RACE Program

Published: Oct 15th, 2019

Join us in congratulating Prof. Tom Shrimpton and Co-PIs Drs. Vincent Bindschaedler, Kevin Butler, and Patrick Traynor for being selected to participate in DARPA’s Resilient Anonymous Communication for Everyone (RACE) […]


Analog Devices Sponsors FICS Research Distinguished Speaker Series

Published: Oct 15th, 2019

We are thrilled to announce that Analog Devices Inc. (ADI) has generously gifted FICS Research with a fund to support our Distinguished Speaker Series. The series, which aims to attract […]


UF FICS Research and Ohio State Lead the Way in Establishing Two New Centers of Excellence in Hardware Security

Published: Oct 7th, 2019

Several FICS Research faculty -including Director Mark Tehranipoor, Yier Jin, Navid Asadi, Domenic Forte, Farimah Farahmandi, and Associate Director Kevin Butler- joined forces with Professor Waleed Khalil and other colleagues […]