Mohammad Atiqul Islam
Assistant Professor, 
Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
The University of Texas at Arlington
500 UTA Blvd., Arlington, TX 76019
Email: mislam at uta dot edu
Office: ERB 651


I am looking for motivated students to join my group at UT Arlington. Students with both CS and EE backgrounds are encouraged to apply. If interested, please contact me with your resume and transcript. 

Research

My research interests are broadly in the areas of computer architecture and security. Please check my research page for more details.

Selected Papers (Full list)

CCS'18


M. A. Islam and S. Ren, “Ohm’s Law in Data Centers: A Voltage Side Channel for Timing Power Attacks”, ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, 2018. (Acceptance rate: 16.6%(134/809) [pdf]

SIGMETRICS’18


M. A. Islam, L. Yang, K. Ranganath, and S. Ren, “Why Some Like It Loud: Timing Power Attacks in Multi-Tenant Data Centers Using an Acoustic Side Channel”, ACM International Conference on Measurement and Modeling of Computer Systems, 2018. Acceptance Rate: 20% (54/270) [pdf]

HPCA’18

M. A. Islam, X. Ren, S. Ren, and A. Wierman, "A Spot Capacity Market to Increase Power Infrastructure Utilization in Multi-Tenant Data Centers”, IEEE Symp. on High Performance Computer Architecture, 2018. Acceptance rate: 20.8% (54/260) [pdf]

CCS’17

M. A. Islam, S. Ren, and A. Wierman, "Exploiting a Thermal Side Channel for Power Attacks in Multi-Tenant Data Centers", ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, 2017. Acceptance rate: 18.1% (151/836) [pdf] [presentation video]

HPCA'16

M. A. Islam, X. Ren, S. Ren, A. Wierman, and X. Wang, "A Market Approach for Handling Power Emergencies in Multi-tenant Data Center", IEEE Intl. Symp. on High Performance Computer Architecture, 2016. Acceptance rate: 22.1% (53/240) [pdf]

HPCA'15

M. A. Islam, H. Mahmud, S. Ren, and X. Wang, "Paying to Save: Reducing Cost of Colocation Data Center via Rewards", IEEE Intl. Symp. on High Performance Computer Architecture, 2015. Acceptance rate: 22.6% (51/226) [pdf]