Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley. 1989.
M.S. University of California, Berkeley. Computer Science. 1984.
B.Tech. Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi. Electrical Engineering. 1982.
Security policy management, software infrastructure to support collaborative work, privacy in pervasive computing, intrusion detection, group security, operating system security, scientific collaboratories.
Mark Ackerman, Tao Dong, Scott Gifford, Jungwoo Kim, Mark W. Newman, Atul Prakash, and Sarah Qidwai, Sarah, The DWP Project at the University of Michigan, Work-in-progress on location-aware computing and virtual networks, Pervasive Computing, IEEE, Oct.-Dec. 2009, Vo. 8, Number 4, on pages 28-32.
Sharad Sharma, Harpreet Singh, Atul Prakash. Multi-agent modelinhg and simulation of human behavior in aircraft evacuations. IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol.44, No.4, October 2008.
Xin Zhao, Kevin Borders, and Atul Prakash. Using a virtual machine to protect sensitive Grid resources. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. Special issue on Middleware for Grid Computing: A Possible Future. Vol. 19, No. 14, Sept. 2007, pages: 1917-1935.
Patrick McDaniel and Atul Prakash, Enforcing provisioning and authorization policy in the Antigone system, Journal of Computer Security. 14(6):483-511, 2006.
Patrick McDaniel and Atul Prakash, Methods and Limitations of Security Policy Reconciliation. ACM Transactions on Information and System Security (TISSEC), Association for Computing Machinery, 9(3):259-291, August, 2006.