Professor Srinivas Sampalli
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Dr. Srinivas (Srini) Sampalli is a Professor and 3M National Teaching Fellow in the Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, and brings with him nearly 20 years of teaching and research experience. His interests are in the areas of security and applications of emerging wireless technologies. He has successfully led industry-driven research and development projects on protocol vulnerabilities, security best practices, design of intrusion detection and prevention systems, and applications of RFID systems and NFC-enabled smart phones. His projects have been funded by NSERC, Industry Canada and the NRC. Teaching is one of Dr. Sampalli’s primary passions. He has received the Dalhousie Faculty of Science Teaching Excellence award, the Dalhousie Alumni Association Teaching award, the Association of Atlantic Universities’ Distinguished Teacher Award, a teaching award instituted in his name by the students within his Faculty, and the 3M National Teaching Fellowship, Canada’s most prestigious teaching acknowledgement.