Summer 2015

Historical Papers Seminar Series

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015 2:00 pm3:30 pm PDT

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Eyal Kushilevitz (Technion Israel Institute of Technology)


Calvin Lab Room 116

20 years of PIR

I will review the papers that initiated the study of information-theoretic Private Information Retrieval (Chor, Goldreich, Kushilevitz, Sudan, 1995) and of Single-Server Computational Private Information Retrieval (Kushilevitz, Ostrovsky, 1997). I will then give a (partial and biased) view of how PIR was developed since then.