Stacy Prowell

Stacy Prowell is the Chief Cyber Security Research Scientist in the Computational Sciences and Engineering Division of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, leads the Cyber Warfare Research Team, and holds a joint appointment as Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Tennessee. For over fifteen years Dr. Prowell has worked on making software systems more reliable, safe, and secure, and has developed novel ways of specifying, analyzing, and testing software applications and embedded devices. As an industry consultant Dr. Prowell has coached, consulted on, contributed to, and managed projects ranging from tiny embedded devices to large distributed industrial control systems, from simple software systems to sophisticated medical imaging. Dr. Prowell’s current research is computationally intensive cyber security, combining rigorous mathematical analysis with high-performance computing. Dr. Prowell holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Tennessee.