Interested in partnering with one of the southeast’s leading security research labs? Don’t hesitate to reach out to our director:

Dr. Max Schuchard, VolSec Director
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: (865) 974-8061

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VolSec is a rapidly growing computer, information, and network security research laboratory in the Southeast US, with core talents in the areas of distributed systems security, privacy and anonymity, mobile ad-hoc networking, cryptography, and cryptocurrencies. VolSec is supported by public funding from government research funds and is seeking the support of partners to strengthen our connection with both the public and private sectors.

A partnership with VolSec will deliver benefits to your lab, company, or organization in the following areas:

  • Research: Access to VolSec faculty and researchers that excel in key research areas.
  • Recruiting: Direct and preferential access to the best and brightest graduate students at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville Tickle College of Engineering and VolSec.
  • Reputation: Opportunities to complement and enhance your corporate image by being associated with a rapidly growing security research center armed with a diverse array of talent and excellence-driven research.
  • Return on Investment: Opportunities for significant cost reduction in the areas of research and recruiting that can enhance your corporate return on investment.

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