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Robert Karam

Robert Karam

Assistant Professor

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Biography:
Robert Karam joined the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, University of South Florida, as an Assistant Professor in Fall 2017. Robert received his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering at the University of Florida (Gainesville, FL, USA) in 2017, under the direction of Dr. Swarup Bhunia. Robert received his B.S.E. and M.S. degrees in Computer Engineering from Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH, USA) in 2012 and 2016, respectively. He has previously worked as a Biomedical Engineer with the Advanced Platform Technology Center, L. Stokes Cleveland VA Hospital (Cleveland, OH, USA), where he developed novel signal processing algorithms and hardware for implantable devices. His research focuses on hardware security for reconfigurable platforms, energy-efficient and domain-specific reconfigurable computing architectures, and algorithm/hardware codesign for ultra-constrained bioimplantable systems.

Research Interests:
Hardware Security, Reconfigurable Computing, Bioimplantable Devices (Algorithms & Digital Hardware)

Teaching Interests:
Hardware Security, Reconfigurable Computing, VLSI, Digital Logic

Education:
Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, University of Florida (2017)
M.S. in Computer Engineering, Case Western Reserve University (2016)
B.S. in Computer Engineering, Case Western Reserve University (2012)

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