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Biography

Tadayoshi Kohno is the Short-Dooley Professor of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington, with adjunct appointments in the UW Electrical Engineering Department and the UW Information School. He is a member of the UW CSE Security and Privacy Research Lab and the UW Tech Policy Lab. He also serves on the National Academies Forum on Cyber Resilience and the USENIX Security Steering Committee.

Kohno's research focuses on computer security and privacy, broadly defined. He is especially interested in: computer security and privacy for emerging and consumer technologies; computer security and privacy for mobile and cloud systems; the human element in computer security systems; and computer security education.

Education

  • Ph D, Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego, 2006
  • MS, Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego, 2004
  • BS, Computer Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 1999

Publications and Contributions

  • Conference Paper
    MyTime: Designing and Evaluating an Intervention for Smartphone Non-Use (2016)
    Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Page 4746–4757 Authors: Alexis Hiniker, Sungsoo Ray Hong, Tadayoshi Kohno, Julie A. Kientz
  • Conference Paper
    MyTime: Designing and Evaluating an Intervention for Targeted Smartphone Non-Use (2016)
    ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Authors: Alexis Hiniker, Sungsoo Hong, Tadayoshi Kohno, Julie A. Kientz
  • Conference Paper
    Why would you do that? Predicting the uses and gratifications behind smartphone-usage behaviors (2016)
    Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Page 634–645 Authors: Alexis Hiniker, Shwetak N Patel, Tadayoshi Kohno, Julie A. Kientz
  • Report
    Augmented Reality: A Technology and Policy Primer (2015)
    Authors: Ryan Calo, T Denning, Batya Friedman, Tadayoshi Kohno, Lassana Magassa, E McReynolds, Bryce Newell, F Roesner, J Woo
  • Conference Workshop Paper
    Augmented Reality: A Techno-Legal Approach (2014)
    Ubicomp - ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing Authors: Franziska Roesner, Tamara Denning, Bryce Newell, Tadayoshi Kohno, Ryan Calo
  • Conference Paper
    CPS: Beyond usability: Applying value sensitive design based methods to investigate domain characteristics for security for implantable cardiac devices (2014)
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC) Authors: Tamara Denning, Batya Friedman, Brian Gill, Daniel Kramer, Matthew Reynolds, Tadayoshi Kohno

Presentations

  • Responsible Innovation: A Cross Disciplinary Lens on Privacy and Security Challenges (2015)
    College of Engineering Public Lectures Series, University of Washington - Seattle, WA