Cyber Defense Team Advances to Nationals
UofL Speed School Cyber Defense Team won the first overall place for the Southeast region winning in all three categories of the Cyber Defense competition.
The University of Louisville's Computer Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) team won the first overall place for the Southeast region winning in all three categories of the Cyber Defense competition. The team will compete at the national finals next month.
The team was one of 11 teams participating in the Southeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (SECCDC) on March 8 - 10, 2011. The team has been named regional winner three times in the past four years and has gone on to place third and second at nationals.
The team is advised by Dr. Rammohan Ragade and Ron Lile while the Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center sponsorship was secured by Dr. Ahmed Desoky.
The team members are:
- Eric McDowell, Team Captain
- Joseph Stigers, Assistant Team Captain
- James Gissendaner
- Henry John Paul Frederick
- James Corcoran
- Justin Cottrell
- Joshua Chase
- Jimmy Murphy
- Tu Nguyen
- Dr. Rammohan Ragade, Advisor
- Ron Lile, Advisor