Joel Galenson
I am a senior engineer at Qualcomm Research Silicon Valley.

My CV is available here.
Contact me at jgalenson at gmail dot com.


I completed my Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in 2014.
I received a B.S. (with honors and distinction) from Stanford University in 2008.

Research interests

Systems security, return-oriented programming, exploit development, exploit and malware detection
Compilers, program synthesis, static and dynamic program analysis, testing, language design

Current research projects

Past research projects


Refereed Presentations

Professional activities


Computer skills

C, C++, Java, Scala, OCaml, C#, Python, JavaScript, ARM, LaTeX, HTML
Linux, Android, return-oriented programming, gdb