David Kotz

Champion International Professor

David Kotz is the Champion International Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Dartmouth College. He recently served as Associate Dean of the Faculty for the Sciences for six years and as the Executive Director of the Institute for Security Technology Studies for four years. During the 2008-09 academic year he was a Fulbright Research Scholar at the Indian Institute of Science, in Bangalore India. His research interests include security and privacy, pervasive computing for healthcare, and mobile computing.  He has published over 100 refereed journal and conference papers and obtained over $56m in grant funding. He is an IEEE Fellow, a Senior Member of the ACM, a member of the USENIX Association, and an elected member of Phi Beta Kappa.
  After receiving his A.B. in Computer Science and Physics from Dartmouth in 1986, he completed his Ph.D in Computer Science from Duke University in 1991 and returned to Dartmouth to join the faculty.

256 Sudikoff, Computer Science
HB 6211
Computer Science
B.A. Dartmouth College
M.S. Duke University
Ph.D. Duke University

Selected Publications

Shrirang Mare, Andre ́s Molina-Markham, Cory Cornelius, Ronald Peterson, and David Kotz. "ZEBRA: Zero-effort bilateral recurring authentication." In IEEE Symposium on Security & Privacy, May 2014. 

Sasikanth Avancha, Amit Baxi, and David Kotz. “Privacy in mobile technology for personal healthcare.” ACM Computing Surveys, 45(1), March 2013. DOI 10.1145/2379776.2379779.

Shrirang Mare, Jacob Sorber, Minho Shin, Cory Cornelius, and David Kotz. "Hide-n-Sense: preserving privacy efficiently in wireless mHealth." Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), pages 1–14, June 2013, DOI 10.1007/s11036-013-0447-x.

Cory Cornelius and David Kotz. “Recognizing whether sensors are on the same body.” Journal of Pervasive and Mobile Computing, June 2012, DOI 10.1016/j.pmcj.2012.06.005.

Aarathi Prasad, Jacob Sorber, Timothy Stablein, Denise Anthony, and David Kotz. “Understanding sharing preferences and behavior for mHealth devices.” In Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES). ACM Press, October 2012, DOI 10.1145/2381966.2381983.

Jacob Sorber, Minho Shin, Ron Peterson, and David Kotz. “Plug-n-Trust: Practical trusted sensing for mHealth.” In International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys). ACM Press, June 2012, DOI 10.1145/2307636.2307665.

Jacob Sorber, Minho Shin, Ronald Peterson, Cory Cornelius, Shrirang Mare, Aarathi Prasad, Zachary Marois, Emma Smithayer, and David Kotz. “An Amulet for trustworthy wearable mHealth.” In Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile), February 2012, DOI 10.1145/2162081. 2162092.

Works in progress