Landon P. Cox

Landon P. Cox

Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science

Experimental software systems (mobile computing, and privacy and security).

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Comnputer Engineering

Contact Information

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 2005
  • M.S. University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 1999
  • B.S. Duke University, 1999

Research Interests

Experimental software systems with a focus on mobile computing, social networking, and security.

Courses Taught

  • COMPSCI 290: Topics in Computer Science
  • COMPSCI 310: Introduction to Operating Systems
  • COMPSCI 391: Independent Study
  • COMPSCI 393: Research Independent Study
  • COMPSCI 510: Operating Systems
  • COMPSCI 701S: Introduction for Graduate Students in Computer Science
  • COMPSCI 791: Internship
  • ECE 353: Introduction to Operating Systems

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Raval, N; Srivastava, A; Razeen, A; Lebeck, K; Machanavajjhala, A; Cox, LP, What you mark is what apps see, MobiSys 2016 - Proceedings of the 14th Annual International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (2016), pp. 249-261 [10.1145/2906388.2906405] [abs].
  • Razeen, A; Pistol, V; Meijer, A; Cox, LP, Better performance through thread-local emulation, HotMobile 2016 - Proceedings of the 17th International Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (2016), pp. 87-92 [10.1145/2873587.2873601] [abs].
  • Cuervo, E; Wolman, A; Cox, LP; Lebeck, K; Razeen, A; Saroiu, S; Musuvathi, M, Kahawai: High-quality mobile gaming using GPU offload, MobiSys 2015 - Proceedings of the 13th Annual International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (2015), pp. 121-135 [10.1145/2742647.2742657] [abs].
  • Enck, W; Gilbert, P; Han, S; Tendulkar, V; Chun, B-G; Cox, LP; Jung, J; McDaniel, P; Sheth, AN, TaintDroid, ACM Transactions on Computer Systems, vol 32 no. 2 (2014), pp. 1-29 [10.1145/2619091] [abs].
  • Enck, W; Gilbert, P; Chun, BG; Cox, LP; Jung, J; McDaniel, P; Sheth, AN, Taint droid: An information flow tracking system for real-time privacy monitoring on smartphones, Communications of the ACM, vol 57 no. 3 (2014), pp. 99-106 [10.1145/2494522] [abs].