Carnegie Mellon University

Patrick Tague

Patrick Tague

Associate Teaching Professor, Information Networking Institute

#218, Building 23, Silicon Valley Campus


Patrick Tague is an Associate Teaching Professor at Carnegie Mellon University with the Information Networking Institute (INI). He is also the faculty advisor for the bicoastal information security program. Patrick leads the Mobile, Embedded, & Wireless Security (MEWS) research group at the Silicon Valley Campus of CMU, and the group is affiliated with Carnegie Mellon CyLab.

He received PhD and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington as a member of the Network Security Lab and BS degrees in Mathematics and Computer Engineering from the University of Minnesota.

Patrick received the Yang Research Award for outstanding graduate research in the UW Electrical Engineering Department, the Outstanding Graduate Research Award from the UW Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, and the NSF CAREER award.


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, 2009
B.S. degrees, Mathematics and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota


Areas of Interest: wireless communications and networking; wireless/mobile security and privacy; robust and resilient networked systems; and analysis and sense-making of sensor network data

Research Group: Mobile, Embedded, & Wireless Security (MEWS)