Krishna Sampigethaya

 

Affiliate Associate Professor

Network Security Lab (NSL)

Department of Electrical Engineering,

University of Washington,

Seattle, WA 98195-2500

 

e-mail: rkrishnauw.edu


Research Areas of Interest: Aviation cyber security; transportation CPS; air traffic control system cyber security; CNS-ATM cyber-physical security; aviation information systems security; airport network security; future e-enabled aircraft security; UAV security; security and location privacy in Vehicular Ad Hoc Network (VANET); transportation cyber security.  



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JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, Aviation Cyber-Physical Systems: Foundations for Future Aircraft and Air Transport, Proceedings of the IEEE, August 2013.

  2. R. Poovendran, K. Sampigethaya, S. G. Gupta, I. Lee, K. V. Prasad, D. Corman, J. Paunicka, Special Issue on Cyber-Physical Systems [Scanning the Issue], Proceedings of the IEEE, Special issue on CPS, vol. 100, no. 1, pp. 6-12, January 2012.

  3. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, S. Shetty, T. Davis, C. Royalty, Future e-enabled aircraft communications and security: The next twenty years and beyond, Proceedings of the IEEE, Special issue on Aerospace Communications and Networking in the Next Two Decades, vol 99, no. 11, pp. 2040-2055, December 2011.

  4. D. Sharp, A. Bell, J. Gold, K. Gibbar, D. Gvillo, V. Knight, K. Murphy, W. Roll, K. Sampigethaya, V. Santhanam, S. Weismuller, Challenges and Solutions for Embedded and Networked Aerospace Software Systems, Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 98, no. 4, April 2010.

  5. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, L. Bushnell, M. Li, R. Robinson, S. Lintelman, Secure Wireless Collection and Distribution of Commercial Airplane Health Data, IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine, vol. 24, no. 7, pp. 14-20, July 2009.

  6. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran and L. Bushnell, Secure Operation, Control and Maintenance of Future eEnabled Airplanes, Proceedings of the IEEE, Special issue on Aviation Information Systems, vol. 96, no. 12, pp. 1992-2007, December 2008.

  7. Krishna Sampigethaya, Mingyan Li, Leping Huang, and Radha Poovendran, AMOEBA: Robust Location Privacy Scheme for VANET, to appear in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Vehicular Networks, October 2007.

  8. Krishna Sampigethaya and Radha Poovendran, A Survey on Mix Networks and their Secure Applications, Proceedings of the IEEE, Vol. 94, No. 12, 2142 - 2181, December 2006.

  9. Krishna Sampigethaya and Radha Poovendran, A Framework and Taxonomy for Comparison of Electronic Voting Schemes, Elsevier Journal of Computers and Security, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 137-153, March 2006.

BOOKS & BOOK CHAPTERS

  1. Mingyan Li, Krishna Sampigethaya, and Radha Poovendran, Certificate-Based Trust Establishment in e-Enabled Airplane Applications: Challenges and Approaches, in "Trust Modeling and Management in Digital Environments: From Social Concept to System Development", 2009.

WORKSHOP/CONFERENCE PAPERS
  1. K. Sampigethaya and R. Poovendran, Transportation CPS: Insights from Aviation on Major Challenges and Directions, invited (position paper), NSF Transportation CPS Workshop, 23-24 January 2014.

  2. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, S. Taylor, Privacy-Friendly Skies: Models, Metrics, and Solutions for Privacy of Airspace Users, IEEE DASC, October 2013.

  3. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, S. Taylor, Flight Privacy in the NextGen: Challenges and Opportunities, to appear, I-CNS, April 2013.

  4. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, Cyber-Physical Integration in Future Aviation Information Systems, IEEE/AIAA Digital Avionics Systems Conference, Oct. 2012. Best Paper of Session Award in Avionics Information Management session.

  5. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, S. Taylor, Privacy of general aviation aircraft in the NextGen, IEEE/AIAA Digital Avionics Systems Conference, Oct. 2012.

  6. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, S. Taylor, Balancing operator privacy and future airspace surveillance, to appear, International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS), Sept. 2012.

  7. K. Sampigethaya, M. Li, T. Mitchell, Enhancing the last mile communications at airports, to appear, International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS), Sept. 2012.

  8. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, Enhancing ADS-B for UAV Operations, to appear, AIAA Infotech@Aerospace, June 2012.

  9. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, Cyber-Physical Perspective of Future Aircraft and Airborne Networks, submitted, IEEE Aerospace, March 2012.

  10. K. Sampigethaya, W. Beck, K. Lane, S. Lintelman, R. Poovendran, Bridging Aero and Auto CPS: Secure Software and Data Distribution, NIST/NSF/USCAR Workshop on Developing Dependable and Secure Automotive Cyber-Physical Systems from Components, March 2011.

  11. M. Montanari, R. Campbell, K. Sampigethaya, and M. Li, Security policy framework for eEnabled fleet and airports, IEEE Aerospace, March 2011.

  12. Krishna Sampigethaya and Radha Poovendran, Security and Privacy of Future Aircraft Wireless Communications with Offboard Systems, IEEE COMSNETS, 5th Annual Workshop on Wireless Systems: Advanced Research & Development (WISARD), January 2011.

  13. Krishna Sampigethaya and Radha Poovendran, Visualization and Assessment of ADS-B Security for Green ATM, to appear in the 29th IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC), October 2010. Best Paper of Session Award in NextGen Surveillance session.

  14. Krishna Sampigethaya and Radha Poovendran, Enhancing Location Privacy of Future Aircraft Wireless Communications, to appear in the 10th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration and Operations (ATIO), September 2010.

  15. Krishna Sampigethaya and Radha Poovendran, Assessment and Mitigation of Cyber Exploits in Future Networked Surveillance of Aircraft, to appear, IEEE Aerospace conference, March 2010.

  16. Krishna Sampigethaya and Radha Poovendran, Privacy of future air traffic management broadcasts, to appear, IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC), October 2009.

  17. Krishna Sampigethaya, Radha Poovendran, and Linda Bushnell, A Framework for Securing Future eEnabled Airplane Navigation and Surveillance, AIAA Infotech@Aerospace Conference, April 2009.

  18. Basel Alomair, Krishna Sampigethaya, Andrew Clark, and Radha Poovendran, Towards Trustworthy Cryptographic Protection of Airplane Information Assets, AIAA Infotech@Aerospace Conference, April 2009.

  19. M. Montanari, M. Li, and K. Sampigethaya, A Formal Security Model for Discrete-Event
    Networked Control Systems
    , AIAA Infotech@Aerospace, April 2009.

  20. K. Sampigethaya, S. Shetty, T. Davis, M. Li, S. Lintelman, R. Robinson, L. Bushnell, Networked CPS View of Future Airspace, position paper, National Workshop for Research on Transportation CPS: Automotive, Aviation and Rail, November 2008.

  21. K. Sampigethaya, S. Lintelman, R. Robinson, M. Li, Challenges in Aviation CPS Asset Collection and Distribution, position paper, National Workshop for Research on Transportation CPS: Automotive, Aviation and Rail, November 2008.

  22. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, and L. Bushnell, Security of Aircraft Ad hoc Networks in the Next-Generation Air Transportation System, AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration and Operations (ATIO), September 2008.

  23. K. Sampigethaya, R. Poovendran, L. Bushnell, M. Li, R. Robinson, S. Lintelman, Security of Wireless Sensor Network Enabled Health Monitoring for Commercial Airplanes, 26th Congress of the International Council for Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS), September 2008.

  24. B. Alomair, K. Sampigethaya, and R. Poovendran, Efficient and Provable Forward Secure Signature and Proxy Signature Schemes, EuroPKI, 2008.

  25. M. Li, R. Poovendran, R. Falk, A. Köpf, K. Sampigethaya, R. Robinson, and S. Lintelman, Multi-Domain RFID Access Control Using Asymmetric Key Based Tag-Reader Mutual Authentication, 26th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS), September 2008.

  26. S. Lintelman, R. Robinson, M. Li, K. Sampigethaya, Formal Methods for Trustworthy Skies: Building Confidence in the Security of Aircraft Assets Distribution, Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Formal Methods (FM 2008), pp. 406410, May 2008.

  27. S. Lintelman, K. Sampigethaya, M. Li, R. Poovendran and R. Robinson, High Assurance Aerospace CPS and Implications for Automotive Industry, National Workshop on High Confidence Automotive Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS), 2008.

  28. M. Li, C. K. Fung, K. Sampigethaya, R. Robinson, R. Poovendran, R. Falk, F. Kohlmayer, A. Koepf, Public Key Based Authentication for Secure Integration of Sensor Data and RFID, Proceedings of the 1st ACM International Workshop on Heterogeneous Sensor and Actor Networks, pp. 61-66, May 2008.

  29. Krishna Sampigethaya, Mingyan Li, Radha Poovendran, Richard Robinson, Linda Bushnell, Scott Lintelman, Secure Wireless Collection and Distribution of Commercial Airplane Health Data, to appear in Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC), 2007.

  30. Richard Robinson, Krishna Sampigethaya, Mingyan Li, Scott Lintelman, Radha Poovendran, David von Oheimb, Secure Network-Enabled Commerical Airplane Operations: IT Support Infrastructure Challenges, to appear in First CEAS European Air and Space Conference Century Perspectives (CEAS), 2007.

  31. Richard Robinson, Mingyan Li, Krishna Sampigethaya, Radha Poovendran, Scott Lintelman, David von Oheimb, Jens-Uwe Buer, Impact of Public Key Enabled Applications on the Operation and Maintenance of Commercial Airplanes, to appear in AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration and Operations (ATIO) conference, 2007.

  32. Richard Robinson, Mingyan Li, Krishna Sampigethaya, Radha Poovendran, Scott Lintelman, David von Oheimb, Jens-Uwe Buer, Jorge Cuellar, Electronic Distribution of Airplane Software and the Impact of Information Security on Airplane Safety, to appear in International Conference on Computer Safety, Reliability and Security (Safecomp), 2007.

  33. Richard Robinson, Krishna Sampigethaya, Mingyan Li, Scott Lintelman, Radha Poovendran, David von Oheimb, Challenges for IT Infrastructure Supporting Secure Network-Enabled Commercial Airplane Operations, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Infotech@Aerospace conference, 2007.

  34. Mingyan Li, Krishna Sampigethaya, Leping Huang, and Radha Poovendran, Swing & Swap: User-Centric Approaches Towards Maximizing Location Privacy, ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES), October 2006, pp. 19-28.

  35. Scott Lintelman, Richard Robinson, Mingyan Li, David von Oheimb, Radha Poovendran and Krishna Sampigethaya, Security Assurance for IT Infrastructure Supporting Airplane Production, Maintenance and Operation (position paper), National Workshop on Aviation Software Systems: Design for Certifiably Dependable Systems, October 2006.

  36. Krishna Sampigethaya, Leping Huang, Mingyan Li, Radha Poovendran, K. Matsuura, and K. Sezaki, CARAVAN: Providing Location Privacy for VANET, to appear in Proceedings of Embedded Security in Cars (ESCAR), November 2005.

PATENTS

  • US Patent #8,248,294

  • 17 USPTO patent applications

  • 2 foreign patent applications

  • 27 invention disclosures

INVITED TALKS

  • Invited Keynote Talk, AFRL Workshop on Cyber-Physical System Security for SCADA, Transportation, and Military Systems, HANSCOM AFB, 13 November 2013, Aerospace Cyber-Physical Systems: Security.

  • Technical Presentation, Boeing Technical Excellence Conference (BTEC), July 2013, Flight Privacy.

  • Invited Keynote Talk, Net-Centric Operations Industrial Consortium Cyber Security External Workshop, Washington, DC, 31 July - 1 Aug. 2013, Aviation Cyber Security.

  • Plenary Talk, CMOSET, July 2013. Aviation Cyber-Physical Systems.

  • Invited Keynote Talk, Net-Centric Operations Industrial Consortium Cyber Security Discovery Workshop, Washington, DC, 11-12 April 2013, Aviation Cyber Security: Overview of Standards and Developments.

  • Invited Talk, Office of Chief Scientist, AFRL Global Horizons Information Directorate Summit, Rome, NY, March 2013, Securing Aviation Cyber-Physical Interactions in Hostile Environments.

  • Invited Panelist, NSF Workshop on Cloud Computing for CPS, March 2013. Potential Roles for Cloud Computing in Aerospace CPS.

  • Invited Talk, Office of Chief Scientist, AFRL Global Horizons Air Domain and Transportation/Logistics Teams Summit, Dayton, OH, Feb. 2013, Securing UAV Cyber-Physical Interactions in Hostile Environments.

  • Invited Talk, Joint-industry ADS-B Implementation Working Group (JAIWG) and FAA, Jan. 31, 2013. ADS-B Privacy

  • Invited Talk, General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) Flight Operations Policy Meeting, April 25-26, 2012. ADS-B Security.

  • Invited Keynote, 2010 International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP), Brisbane, Australia, Cyber-Physical Systems Security: Making Skies Trustworthy, Clean and Enjoyable.

  • Invited Keynote, 2010 Workshop on Trustworthy and Secure Sensor Networking, Brisbane, Australia, Aviation Cyber-Physical Systems Security.

  • Invited Keynote, 2010 Computer-Aided Network Design (CANDE) workshop, Cyber-Physical Systems Security.

  • Invited Keynote, Low Carbon Process for Aerospace and Defense session, 2011 Low Carbon Earth Summit, Dalian China. Unable to attend.

  • Invited Keynote, 2011 General Aviation Asia Conference, Shanghai, China. Unable to attend.

  • Invited Lecture, UW Professional Masters Program Control Systems Course, Autumn 2011, Cyber-Physical Systems.

  • Invited Lectures, UW EE 418, Autumn 2010-2013, Network Security and Cryptography in Aviation.

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • ASEI Engineer of the Year Award, 2013

  • ASEI CERP Corporate Engineering Excellence Award, 2013

  • Associate Technical Fellow, The Boeing Company, 2012 (Class of 2013)

  • Best Paper of Session Award, Avionics Information Management Session, AIAA/IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference, October 2012.

  • Best Paper of Session Award, NextGen Surveillance Session, AIAA/IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference, October 2010.

  • Pride@Boeing awards, June 2009, Sept. 2012.

  • Inaugural Lead Teaching Assistant for UW EE Department, 2003-2004. Selected by the UW College of Engineering.

  • UW EE Teaching Assistant Award Nomination, 2003. Nominated by class students and department staff.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Lead Co-Organizer, SAE Transportation Cyber Security Symposium, 2015

  • Technical Area Chair, Aviation Cyber Security, SAE AeroTech, 2015

  • TPC member, Enhanced Surveillance of Aircraft and Vehicles (ESAV), 2014

  • Technical Session Chair, Aviation Cyber Security, IEEE/AIAA DASC, 2014

  • Technical Area Chair, Cyber Security, SAE Aero Systems and Technology Conference, 2014

  • General Co-Chair, IEEE D-SPAN, 2014

  • Technical Session Chair, Safe and Secure Air Transportation System, ICNS, 2014

  • Technical PC member, IEEE ISSNIP Symposium on Security, Privacy and Trust for CPS, 2014

  • Technical Session Chair, Aviation Information Systems and Cyber Security, IEEE Aerospace, 2014

  • Guest Co-Editor, Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing journal special issue, 2014

  • Co-organizer, AFRL CPS/SCADA Security Forum, Dec. 2013, HANSCOM AFB

  • Lead Organizer, 2013 IEEE/SAE Transportation Cyber Security Symposium, Sept. 23, Montreal, Canada

  • Technical Session Chair, 2013 AIAA Aviation

  • Technical Area Chair, Cyber Security, 2013 IEEE DASC

  • Technical Session Chair, Safety and Security of Air Transportation, 2013 ICNS.

  • Invited Panelist, NSF Workshop on Cloud Computing for CPS, March 14-15 2013.

  • General Co-Chair, 2013 IEEE D-SPAN

  • Sessions Chair, Cyber Security, 2013 AIAA Aviation

  • Technical Area Chair, Aviation Cyber-Physical Security, 2013 SAE AeroTech

  • Technical Area Chair, Systems Integrity, Verification, and Validation, 2013 AIAA Infotech

  • Technical Session Chair, Trustworthy Aviation Information Systems, 2013 IEEE/AIAA Aerospace

  • Panelist, AOC/D-SPAN Panel: Privacy of Future Computation and Communication Platforms, IEEE WoWMoM, June 2012

  • General Co-Chair, 2012 IEEE International Workshop on Data Security and Privacy in Wireless Networks (D-SPAN)

  • Technical Session Chair, Safe and Secure Air Transportation System, 2012 Integrated Communications, Navigation, and Surveillance (ICNS)

  • Technical Area Chair, Cyber Security, 2012 SAE Aerospace Electronics and Avionics Systems (AEAS) conference

  • Technical Session Chair, Aviation Cyber Security, 2012 AIAA/IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC)

  • Technical Session Chair, Systems Integrity, Verification, and Validation, 2012 AIAA Infotech @ Aerospace

  • Technical Session Co-Chair, Trustworthy Aviation Information Systems, 2012 IEEE Aerospace

  • Associate Editor, PROCEEDINGS OF THE IEEE, Special issue on Cyber-Physical Systems, January 2012

  • Technical Session Chair, Aviation Cyber Security, 2011 AIAA/IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC)

  • Technical Area Co-Chair, Systems Integrity and Trustworthiness, 2011 AIAA Infotech @ Aerospace

  • Technical Area Chair, Aviation Cyber-Physical Security, 2011 SAE AeroTech Congress & Exhibition

  • Technical Session Chair, Trustworthy Aviation Information Systems, 2011 IEEE Aerospace

  • Committee Member, SAE Air & Space Group

  • Founding Chair, SAE Aviation Cyber Security Technical Committee

  • Co-Organizer, 2010 SAE Future ATM Technology Symposium

  • Technical Area Co-Chair, Trustworthy Aviation Information Systems, 2010 American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Infotech @ Aerospace

  • Technical Area Chair, Aviation Cyber-Physical Security, 2009 Society for Automotive Engineers (SAE) AeroTech Congress & Exhibition

  • Technical Session Chair, Trustworthy Aviation Information Systems, 2009 American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Infotech @ Aerospace

  • Co-Organizer, 2009 US Army Research Office Workshop on Cyber-Physical Systems Security.

  • Program Committee Member, 2008 NSF/NITRD National Workshop for Research on Transportation Cyber-Physical Systems: Automotive, Aviation and Rail

  • Program Committee Member, 2008 ACM Conference on Wireless Security (WiSec)

  • Program Committee Member, 2007 Future Generation Communication & Networking conference

  • Student Volunteer, Secure Localization & Time Synchronization for Wireless Sensor & Ad Hoc Networks. Appeared in Advances in Information Security series, Vol. 30, Springer, 2007, ISBN 978-0-387-32721-1

  • Publications Chair, 2006 ACM workshop on Wireless Security (WiSe)

  • Student Volunteer, 2006 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT).

  • Student Organizer, 2005 US Army Research Office Workshop on Localization in Wireless Sensor Networks.

  • Student Organizer, 2004 US Army Research Office Workshop on Information Assurance in Wireless Networks.

  • Member, 2004 UW EE Outstanding Teaching Awards Committee

  • Member, 2003-2004, UW EE Department Chair Search Committee