Classes

Course Title Semester
C S 260 Web Programming Winter 2019
C S 665 Adv Comp Security Winter 2019
C S 260 Web Programming Fall 2019
C S 465 Computer Security Fall 2019
C S 601R Graduate Topics in C S Fall 2019
C S 260 Web Programming Winter 2020
C S 477R Sec Minor Student Teaching Fall 2020
C S 497R Undergraduate Research Fall 2020
C S 498R Undergraduate Special Projects Fall 2020
C S 601R Graduate Topics in C S Fall 2020

Biography

Daniel Zappala received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1990 and his Ph.D. in Computer Science from USC in 1997. He was a professor in the Department of Computer and Information Science at the University of Oregon from 1997 through 2004, before joining the Computer Science Department at Brigham Young University. Dr. Zappala is the director of the Internet Research Lab, where his research focuses on networking, security, and usability. Current projects include improving the security of the Internet's certificate system, studying gamer behavior on the Steam network, and developing personal cloud computing. His past research includes wireless networks, routing, congestion control, multicast, and peer-to-peer networking. Dr. Zappala is also the director of the BYU Open Source Lab, where he mentors students that create software as a form of community service.

Areas

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Computer Networks, Systems, and Security

Students

Torstein Collett
MS
James Conners
PhD
Stephen Lambert
MS
Brian Rasmussen
MS
Warda Usman
PhD
Calvin Woods
CS Research Assistant
Cyrus Gatrell
CS Research Assistant
Matthew Christensen
CS Research Assistant
Cheyenne Son
CS Research Assistant
Nathaniel Bennett
CS Research Assistant
Rebekah Johnson
CS Research Assistant
Natalie Farnsworth
CS Research Assistant
Christopher McClain
CS Research Assistant
Stephen Derbidge
CS Research Assistant
Kyler Gates
CS Research Assistant
Kirsten Kerksiek
CS Research Assistant