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Sara Tehranipoor

Assistant Professor - Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

Tehranipoor works on hardware security-related research from hardware foundation to applied Machine Learning in hardware security. Topics include hardware security primitives, AI in hardware security, side-channel analysis and hardware obfuscation. Tehranipoor is the leading author/co-author of 50+ peer-reviewed conference proceedings, journal articles and book chapters as well as mentoring 40+ graduate and undergraduate students for their research thesis and senior design projects. 

She has served in the organizing and technical program committee members of many IEEE/ACM conferences such as ISQED, GLSVLSI, DAC, ICCAD, CODES+ISSS, VDEC, etc. She is actively involved in Women in Engineering-related conferences/workshops/committees as a chair, co-chair and session chair. She is the Silicon Valley Cybersecurity Conference 2020 Women/Minority in Cybersecurity (WMiCS) session chair. Tehranipoor received the “Best Technical Paper Award” at the 30th International Conference on VLSI Design (VLSID) and 16th International Conference on Embedded Systems in 2017. She is currently serving as an associate editor for IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine (ICEM) and section editor of the Discover Internet of Things (DIoT) Journal.


Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2017

M.S., Shahid Beheshti University of Tehran, Iran, 2013

B.S., Babol Noshirvani University of Technology, Iran, 2011