Richard W. Skowyra

Richard  W. SkowyraRichard W. Skowyra
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cyber Analytics and Decision Systems Group
244 Wood Street
Lexington, MA 02420-9018


Dr. Richard Skowyra joined MIT Lincoln Laboratory in 2014 as a technical staff member in the Cyber Analytics and Decision Systems Group. His research is focused on the security applications of software-defined networking, the design and assessment of moving-target defenses, and the application of automated reasoning techniques to cybersecurity modeling and analysis. Dr. Skowyra’s research interests also include distributed systems, network security, cyber-physical systems security, software engineering, and artificial intelligence.

Prior to joining Lincoln Laboratory, Dr. Skowyra was a PhD candidate in the Department of Computer Science at Boston University and a member of the Center for Information and Systems Engineering. His dissertation focused on compositional modeling and formal verification of the properties of distributed systems.

Dr. Skowyra holds BS and MS degrees from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and a PhD from Boston University, all in computer science.



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