Associate (without Tenure) Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT
Co-Leader of MIT’s Cryptography and Information Security Group
Professor Vainkuntanathan is a world expert in cryptography. His awards include the George M. Sprowls Award for best Ph.D. thesis in Computer Science, the Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship, the NSF Career Award, and the Microsoft Fellowship.
Professor Vaikuntanathan holds a PhD in electrical engineering and computer Science from MIT.