Amir Herzberg
Amir Herzberg
Comcast Endowed Professor for Security Innovation, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
UConn School of Engineering
Elected to the Academy in 2023


Technion (Israel), 1982, BSC, Computers Engineering; 1986, MSc, Electronic Engineering; 1991, PhD, Computer Science

Professional Area

Proactive security, network security, security of routing algorithms, authentication mechanisms, and protection from denial-of-service attacks


For fundamental contributions to the theory and practice of network security, including research that has advanced nearly every facet of modern network security, including routing, authentication, domain name service, and (protection from) denial of service.