Mitch Thornton is knowledgeable about hackers, internet security, digital systems design and analysis, computer architecture, computer systems security, embedded systems, quantum computing, and signal processing algorithms.
Thornton currently holds the Cecil H. Green Chair of Engineering and is a professor at SMU with appointments in both the Computer Science and Engineering Department and the
Electrical Engineering Department. He also serves as the associate director and as the technical director at the Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security at SMU.
- Computer security
- Network security
- Internet and network hackers
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