Tyler Hunt

  • UTCS PhD Student
  • Adviser: Emmett Witchel
  • Mail: thunt at cs dot utexas.edu
  • Citations: Google Scholar
  • Research Interests: Operating Systems, Security


The University of Texas at Austin (current)

PhD Computer Science (2013-now)

New Mexico State University

B.S. Computer Science (2010-2013)


Ryoan: A Distributed Sandbox for Untrusted Computation on Secret Data [pdf][slides]
Tyler Hunt, Zhiting Zhu, Yuanzhong Xu, Simon Peter, Emmett Witchel
OSDI 2016, Awarded Best Paper

Earp: Principled Storage, Sharing and Protection for Mobile Apps [pdf]
Yuanzhong Xu, Tyler Hunt, Youngjin Kwon, Martin Georgiev, Vitaly Shmatikov, Emmett Witchel
NSDI 2016

Disc covering methods improve phyogenomic analyses [pdf]
M.S. Bayzid, Tyler Hunt, Tandy Warnow
BMC genomics 15, S7


Nokia Bell Labs (Murray Hill, New Jersy, USA)
June 2016 - August 2016

Other Awards

Symantec Research Labs Graduate Fellowship - January 2017 (Symantec Research) link

Teaching Assistant Service (UTCS)

SemesterCourse TitleCourse NumberInstructor
Fall 2016Mobile Computingcs371mEmmett Witchel
Fall 2014Object Oriented Programmingcs371pGlenn Downing
Summer 2014Software Engineeringcs373Glenn Downing
Spring 2014Software Engineeringcs373Glenn Downing
Fall 2013Software Engineeringcs373Glenn Downing
Fall 2013Software Designcs373sDon Batory