Joanna Cecilia da Silva Santos

Joanna Cecila da Silva Santos

Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering

Contact

Email

Phone

574-631-0353

Office

382 Fitzpatrick Hall of Engineering

Areas of Interest

Prof. Santos’ research lies in understanding weaknesses and vulnerabilities through empirical studies to devise novel automated techniques for the development of secure software systems, from inception to deployment. Her work draws on program analysis, software verification, and machine learning algorithms to solve software engineering and security problems such as software vulnerabilities detection, reasoning and formal modeling of architectural properties, and software architecture reverse engineering.

Her primary areas of interest are:

  • Software engineering
  • Software security
  • Program analysis
  • Source code manipulation

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Education

Ph.D., Computing and Information Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2021
M.Sc., Software Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2016
B.Sc., Computer Engineering, Federal University of Sergipe, 2013