Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

  • Detecting counterfeits and trojans in obfuscated binary code
  • Compilation and synthesis for embedded systems and FPGAs
  • Hardware/software co-design for CPU+accelerator hybrid systems


  • Indiana University Intelligent Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering PhD. 2018-present. Focus on embedded system security and compilers.
  • Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, BSEE. 2010-2013.


  • Brasilino, Lucas RB, Naveen Marri, Alexander Shroyer, Catherine Pilachowski, Ezra Kissel, and Martin Swany. “In-network processing for edge computing with InLocus.” International Journal of Cloud Computing 9, no. 1 (2020): 55-74.
  • Brasilino, Lucas RB, Alexander Shroyer, Naveen Marri, Saurabh Agrawal, Catherine Pilachowski, Ezra Kissel, and Martin Swany. “Data Distillation at the Network’s Edge: Exposing Programmable Logic with InLocus.” In 2018 IEEE International Conference on Edge Computing (EDGE), pp. 25-32. IEEE, 2018.
  • Arap, Omer, Lucas RB Brasilino, Ezra Kissel, Alexander Shroyer, and Martin Swany. “Offloading collective operations to programmable logic.” IEEE Micro 37, no. 5 (2017): 52-60.


  • Electronic tablet for use in MRI. WO US CA US10820839B2, Indiana University of Research and Technology Corporation. (2020) A system for recording visually guided motor activity within a bore of an MRI machine.

Teaching Experience

  • Engineering Computing Architecture (ENGR-E 110). Principles of computer hardware, boolean logic, processor and memory design, and assembly language. (2019-)
  • Software Systems Engineering (ENGR-E 111). Programming fundamentals, data structures, control flow in C, emphasizing the programmer’s model of the machine. (2019-)
  • Python for Engineers (ENGR-E 399/599). Introduction to Python concepts (functions, control flow, data types, file I/O), and selected libraries (re, numpy). (2020-)
  • Engineering Ethics and Professionalism (ENGR-E 299). Ethical and professional considerations of the engineering field, with emphasis on software and systems (2019-).

Professional Experience

  • Indiana University Intelligent Systems Engineering, Systems Engineer and Adjunct Instructor. (2016-)
  • Indiana University Psychological and Brain Sciences, Electronics Technician. (2014-2016)