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Robert Sison

Robert Sison
PhD Student

Research Interests

Robert is broadly interested in discovering how one may design and construct large systems with formally proven information flow security properties. His current research focus is on the development and improvement of formal methods for the preservation of information flow security properties across compilation.

Contact Details

More contact information is available at the Contact page.

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Publication List

Robert is a second-year PhD student supervised by Kai Engelhardt and Toby Murray.




Career Summary

Previously at NICTA and Data61, Robert was a research engineer developing software for the eChronos/SMACCM project, and proofs for the Information Flow project.

Prior to that he was a software engineer at Open Kernel Labs, Inc. and General Dynamics C4 Systems.


2016: Master of Information Technology with Excellence, University of New South Wales

2010: Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering) with First Class Honours, University of New South Wales


Data61 Papers


PDF Robert Sison
Per-thread compositional compilation for confidentiality-preserving concurrent programs
2nd Workshop on Principles of Secure Compilation, pp. 2, Los Angeles, January, 2018

NICTA Papers


Abstract PDF Toby Murray, Robert Sison, Edward Pierzchalski and Christine Rizkallah
Compositional verification and refinement of concurrent value-dependent noninterference
IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium, pp. 417-431, Lisbon, Portugal, June, 2016

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