Alon Cohen is a PhD student in the Cryptography and Information Security group within the Theory of Computation group at MIT. His advisor is Shafi Goldwasser, and he works closely with Vinod Vaikuntanathan. Cohen's research interests include (but are not limited to) pseudorandom functions, limits of obfuscation, and theoretical cryptography generally. Alon completed his BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley in 2012.
- Cryptography, Summer 2015. Visiting Graduate Student.