Nadia Heninger

Professor, UCSD
Visiting Scientist
Dates of Visit: Jan. 14Mar. 29, 2020

Nadia Heninger is an associate professor in Computer Science and
Engineering at the University of California, San Diego. Her research
focuses on applied cryptography and security, particularly
cryptanalysis of public-key cryptography in practice. She is the
recipient of a 2017 NSF CAREER award, and her research has won best
paper awards at CCS 2016, CCS 2015, Usenix Security 2012, and a best
student paper award at Usenix Security 2008. Previously, she was an
assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania. She received
her PhD in computer science in 2011 from Princeton and spent time as
a postdoc at UC San Diego and Microsoft Research New England.

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