Cybersecurity in Today's Insecure World
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
7 p.m. Anheuser-Busch Leadership Room, Spellman Center
Biography Dr. Sviatoslav (Svet) Braynov is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Springfield. He completed a MS in Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Sofia in Bulgaria and a PhD in Computer Science at the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. He taught at the Bulgarian Academy of Science, the State University of New York at Buffalo, and was a Research Associate in Computer Science at Washington University. Dr. Braynov’s research interests include computer security, information warfare, E-Commerce technologies, artificial intelligence, game theory, and neuroeconomics. Dr. Braynov teaches computer programming languages as well as many other topics such as viruses and worms, which is in his research area. He served as Chair of an International Conference on Malicious Intelligence at the Security Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey California. Dr. Braynov has published more than 50 papers in refereed conferences and journals. He was an invited speaker to several conferences, delivered several tutorials, and has served as a co-chair and a program committee member of more than 80 international conferences and workshops. He was the recipient of the University of Illinois Scholar reward in 2009.