About Me

I am a fourth year Ph.D. candidate in the programming languages group at Harvard. I am advised by Stephen Chong. My research focuses on language-based solutions to issues in computer security and distributed systems. I am also interested in differential privacy.

Publications

  1. It's my privilege: controlling downgrading in DC-labels
    Lucas Waye, Pablo Buiras, Dan King, Stephen Chong, and Alejandro Russo.
    Proc. 11th International Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM), September 2015.
    [Paper | Slides]
  2. Exploring and enforcing security guarantees via program dependence graphs
    Andrew Johnson, Lucas Waye, Scott Moore, and Stephen Chong.
    Proc. 36th ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Programming Langauge Design and Implementation (PLDI), June 2015.
    [Paper]
  3. Privacy integrated data stream queries
    Lucas Waye.
    Proc. 1st International Workshop on Privacy and Security in Programming (PSP), October 2014.
    [Paper | GitHub]
  4. Framework for generating programs to process beacons
    Lucas Waye, Kevin Seng, Viral Bajaria, and Shane Moriah.
    US Patent 8,725,750. May 2014.
    [Google Patent | Blog Post]
  5. Fabric: A platform for secure distributed computation and storage
    Jed Liu, Michael D. George, K. Vikram, Xin Qi, Lucas Waye, and Andrew C. Myers.
    Proc. 22nd ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP), October 2009.
    [Paper | Website]

Teaching

  1. Harvard University, CS 252r: Advanced Topics in Programming Languages, Teaching Fellow, Fall 2015
  2. Harvard University, CS 153: Programming Language Compilation, Teaching Fellow, Fall 2013 (awarded Certificate of Distinction in Teaching)
  3. Cornell University, CS 3110: Data Structures and Functional Programming, Undergraduate TA, Spring 2011, Fall 2010, Fall 2009

Places I've Worked

Timeful
Timeful
Backend Developer
Hulu
Hulu
Software Developer
Amazon.com
Amazon.com
Software Development Intern

For Developers

GitHub
GitHub
wayetender
StackShare
StackShare
Tools & Services I Use
Keybase
Keybase
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