Ramakrishnan Sundara Raman

PhD candidate in Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Michigan


  • 23 January 2023 I had a great time interacting with the Internet Freedom Community and giving a talk at the 2023 OTF Summit in Austin, Texas
  • 11 July 2022 Excited to start my internship with the Cloudflare research team, where I will be working on detecting traffic tampering.
  • 09 June 2022 I gave a talk about the Censored Planet dashboard at RightsCon 2022

    EECS 388

  • 25 April 2022 Super excited to attend NDSS 2022
  • 30 March 2022 It was great to give a guest lecure on Censorship and Circumvention at EECS 388

    EECS 388

  • 04 October 2021 We organized the Censored Planet Community Webinar 2021, where I talked about Censored Planet tools, data, and some of our new capabilities to analyze and explore data produced by the observatory.

    Webinar 2021

  • 24 June 2020 I became a PhD candidate! 🎉
  • 24 February 2020 My first first-author research paper studying the proliferation of network censorship filters in the world. 🎉

    FilterMap 1 FilterMap 2

  • 6 November 2019 Excited to announce a research paper studying information control in depth in Russia.

    Russia 1 Russia 2

  • 23 July 2019 I led an investigation into the interception of HTTPS connections of Internet users in Kazakhstan. A blog post about our work is here: https://censoredplanet.org/kazakhstan

    Kazakhstan 1 Kazakhstan 2

  • 20 May 2019 I attended IEEE S&P 2019 in San Fransisco, California