EducationSMU B.S. in Computer Science and Mathematics
SMU Masters in Computer Science with Specialization in Security
Research InterestsSecure Containers on Public Platforms
AwardsPresident's Scholar (full scholarship)
Graduated Summa Cum Laude
Research ProjectsDerek has worked on research projects for companies such as AT&T and Google
Undergraduate research in frequent pattern mining on datastreams
Derek is from Fort Worth, Texas. In addition to research he is also a Teaching Assistant for multiple labs in the CS department.