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Austen Barker

Austen joined the SSRC/CRSS as a graduate student in 2017 and earned his PhD in 2022. His primary research was on steganographic and deniable storage systems and was advised by Professor Darrell Long. Before entering the doctoral program, he worked as an undergraduate researcher in the SSRC from Fall 2016 to Spring 2017. His research interests include security, systems, steganography, and OS kernel development.

His dissertation was Artifice. A truly deniable steganographic file system that hides data within the free space of an existing file system.

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Last modified Sep 3 2022