RESEARCH

Our work combines foundational research with community engagement to ensure technology empowers those working to end IPV and related social ills. Peer-reviewed academic publications are listed below; resources and other documentation regarding our advocacy can be found here

PUBLICATIONS

Kevin Roundy, Paula Mendelberg, Nicola Dell, Damon McCoy, Daniel Nissani, Thomas Ristenpart, and Acar Tamersoy.
The Many Kinds of Creepware Used for Interpersonal Attacks.

IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (Oakland 2020). (Accepted).

Diana Freed, Sam Havron, Emily Tseng, Andrea Gallardo, Rahul Chatterjee, Thomas Ristenpart, and Nicola Dell.
"Is my phone hacked?" Analyzing Clinical Computer Security Interventions with Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence.

Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction: Vol. 3 Issue CSCW. 2019.

Best Paper Honorable Mention Award 

Sam Havron, Diana Freed, Rahul Chatterjee, Damon McCoy, Nicola Dell, and Thomas Ristenpart.
Clinical Computer Security for Victims of Intimate Partner Violence.

USENIX Security Symposium (Security 2019). pdf. presentation (video).
Media coverage: MIT Technology Review, Cornell Chronicle.

Rahul Chatterjee, Periwinkle Doerfler, Hadas Orgad, Sam Havron, Jackeline Palmer, Diana Freed, Karen Levy, Nicola Dell, Damon McCoy, and Thomas Ristenpart.
The Spyware Used in Intimate Partner Violence.

IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (Oakland 2018). pdf. presentation (video).

Media coverage: The New York TimesVoxFreedom to Tinker (Princeton CITP)

Diana Freed, Jackeline Palmer, Diana Minchala, Karen Levy, Thomas Ristenpart, and Nicola Dell.
"A Stalker’s Paradise": How Intimate Partner Abusers Exploit Technology.

ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2018). pdf
Best Paper Award 

Diana Freed, Jackeline Palmer, Diana Minchala, Karen Levy, Thomas Ristenpart, and Nicola Dell. 
Digital Technologies and Intimate Partner Violence: A Qualitative Analysis with Multiple Stakeholders.

Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction: Volume 1 Issue CSCW, November 2017. Article. 46. pdf.

FUNDING

Our research is generously supported by the NSF, Google, Facebook, and Engaged Cornell.