ECE: Electrical & Computer Engineering
ECE Faculty

Charles Clancy

Photograph of Charles ClancyOffice: 5-034 VTRC-A
Mailing Address: Virginia Tech Research Center - Arlington, Room 5-034
900 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22203
Tel: 571-858-3350
Fax: Email: tcc

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Title: Associate Professor and L-3 Communications Cyber Faculty Fellow

Ph.D., Computer Science, Univeristy of Maryland, College Park, 2006
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2002
B.S., Computer Engineering, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 2001

Teaching Interests:
communications, networks

Research Interests:
wireless and spectrum security, electronic warfare, cognitive RF systems

Selected Publications:
  • T. Clancy, A. Khawar, T. Newman, “Robust Signal Classification using Unsupervised Learning,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, April 2011.
  • T. Clancy, “On the Use of Interference Temperature for Dynamic Spectrum Access,” Annals of Telecommunications, August 2009.
  • Y. Wu, B. Wang, R. Liu, T. Clancy, “Repeated Open Spectrum Sharing Game with Cheat-Proof Strategies,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, April 2009.
  • T. Newman, T. Clancy, M. McHenry, J. Reed, “Case Study: Security Analysis of a Dynamic Spectrum Access Radio System,” IEEE Global Communications Conference, December 2010.
  • T. Clancy, N. Goergen, “Security in Cognitive Radio Networks: Threats and Mitigation,” Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications, May 2008.
  • T. Clancy, J. Hecker, E. Stuntebeck, T. O'Shea, “Applications of Machine Learning to Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE Wireless Communications, August 2007.
  • A. Mishra, M. Shin, N. Petroni, T. Clancy, W. Arbaugh, “Proactive Key Distribution using Neighbor Graphs,” IEEE Wireless Communications, February 2004.
  • T. Clancy, D. Lin, N. Kiyavash, “Secure Smartcard-Based Fingerprint Authentication,” ACM Multimedia, November 2003.