about us

The Laboratory for Advanced Systems Research (LASR) conducts research in networking, security, distributed systems, and operating systems.

We are located on the 6th floor of the new Bill & Melinda Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Computer Science Hall (GDC) and are made up of six faculty and over twenty graduate and undergraduate research assistants.



recent publications

Floem: Programming System for NIC-Accelerated Network Applications
Phitchaya Mangpo Phothilimthana, Ming Liu, Antoine Kaufmann, Simon Peter, Rastislav Bodik, and Thomas Anderson. In OSDI 2018.
Obladi: Oblivious serializable transactions in the cloud
Natacha Crooks, Matthew Burke, Sitar Harel, Ethan Cecchetti, Rachit Agarwal, and Lorenzo Alvisi. In OSDI 2018.
PIR with compressed queries and amortized computation
Sebastian Angel, Hao Chen, Kim Laine, and Srinath Setty. In S&P (Oakland) 2018.