Liu receives research gift from Microsoft Research on authentication schemes for mobile devices

Alex X. Liu, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, has received a research gift from Microsoft Research to support his research on novel authentication schemes for mobile devices such as iPhones and iPads. Preliminary work along this research direction has been accepted to be published in a full research paper, which is titled "Secure Unlocking of Mobile Touch Screen Devices by Simple Gestures -- You can see it but you can not do it" and authored by Liu's Ph.D. student Muhammad Shahzad, Liu, and Arjmand Samuel, at MOBICOM 2013.

(Date Posted: 2013-09-05)