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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 […]


FICS Research Student Spotlight: Olivia Paradis

Published: Oct 28th, 2020

Tell me a little about yourself I was adopted from Chengdu, China and grew up in Salisbury, Maryland (locals call it “Smallsbury,” you can imagine why). In 2015, I pursued […]


Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Fahim Rahman

Published: Sep 30th, 2020

Dr. Fahim Rahman is a homegrown FICS Research professor, from a FICS Research PhD student to now a FICS Research faculty. Here are a few questions that we asked him: […]


FICS Research Student Spotlight: Sreeja Chowdhury

Published: Sep 28th, 2020

Sreeja Chowdhury was a FICS Research student who now works at Ansys San Jose. We asked her the following questions about her career path and what she will miss most […]


FICS Research Student Spotlight: Ashley Tramble

Published: Sep 28th, 2020

Ashley Tramble is a current FICS Research student who works at Honeywell FM&T. We asked her the following questions about her career path and how FICS Research assists in her […]


$70 million AI partnership with NVIDIA: FICS Research faculty, Dr. Damon Woodard, will lead training

Published: Jul 27th, 2020

The University of Florida today announced a public-private partnership with NVIDIA that will catapult UF’s research strength to address some of the world’s most formidable challenges, create unprecedented access to […]


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, […]