Owen Arden

Assistant Professor

Computer Science Department
Jack Baskin School of Engineering
UC Santa Cruz
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Office: E2-349A Engineering 2 Building
Office hours: Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 11:30am
or by appointment

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Research Interests

Designing secure and scalable distributed applications is incredibly important but almost impossible when policies and workloads change dynamically.

I study language-based approaches to security and distributed systems that offer strong security guarantees and adaptive performance in dynamic environments.


Selected Publications

Complete list of publications.


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    A library and compiler plugin for GHC enforcing information security in Haskell using flow-limited authorization.