Tue, Apr 23, 2019 @ 04:00 PM - 05:20 PM
Conferences, Lectures, & Seminars
Speaker: Dr. Dan Boneh, Stanford University
Talk Title: Cryptography for Blockchains
Series: Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series
Abstract: This lecture satisfies requirements for CSCI 591: Research Colloquium.
Biography: Dr. Boneh is a Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University where he heads the applied cryptography group and co-directs the computer security lab. Dr. Boneh's research focuses on applications of cryptography to computer security. His work includes cryptosystems with novel properties, web security, cryptography for blockchains, and cryptanalysis. He is the author of over a 150 publications in the field and is a recipient of the 2014 ACM prize, the 2013 Godel prize, the RSA award in mathematics, and six best paper awards. In 2016 Dr. Boneh was elected to the National Academy of Engineering.
Host: Computer Science Department
Audiences: Everyone Is Invited
Posted By: Computer Science Department