Skip to Main Content

Doctoral Students

Ian Blumenfeld

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation: TBD
Research Interests:

Cyrus Bonyadi

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation: TBD
Research Interests:

Enis Golaszewski

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation: TBD
Research Interests:

Chao Liu

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation: Building Practical, Efficient, and Reliable Fault-Tolerant Distributed Systems (Alan T. Sherman, Haibin Zhang, Sisi Duan)
Thesis: Study on Signcryption Schemes in Different Public Key Cryptosystems (Caifen Wang, May 2018)
Degrees Awarded: (B.S. May 2014, CS at Hua Qiao University, China) (M.S. May 2018, CS at Northwest Normal University, China)
Research Interests: Byzantine fault tolerance; distributed system; cryptography

Andrew Slack

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation: TBD
Research Interests:

Christopher Vatcher

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation: Verifiable Randomness and its Applications (Alan T. Sherman; expected May 2021)
Thesis: Fast Modular Exponentiation Using Residue Domain Representation: A Hardware Implementation and Analysis(Alan T. Sherman, Dhananjay Phatak; December 2013)
Degrees Awarded (B.S. May 2006, CMSC) (B.S. May 2006, MATH) (M.S. December 2013, CMSC)
Research Interests: Theoretical cryptology; applied cryptography; verifiable randomness; and random-sample elections

Ryan Wnuk-Fink

Department: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Dissertation: TBD
Research Interests: