The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $500K to fund Professor Reyzin's research efforts. The three-year project, titled "Noisy Secrets as Alternatives to Passwords and PKI," will explore innovative approaches to authentication.
Nir Bitansky and Omer Paneth to receive Best Student Paper Award at FOCS 2012
Nir Bitansky and Omer Paneth have been selected to receive the Machtey (Best Student Paper) Award at the FOCS (Foundations of Computer Science) Conference in October. They will receive the award for their paper entitled “From the Impossibility of Obfuscation to a New Non-Black-Box Simulation Technique.”