Shweta Agrawal

Assistant Professor, IIT Madras
Visiting Scientist and Workshop Organizer
Dates of Visit: Jan. 14May 15, 2020
Shweta Agrawal is an Associate Professor at the Computer Science and Engineering department at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. Her research interests are in cryptography, information security and generally, theoretical computer science. She earned her PhD from The University of Texas at Austin. During her PhD, she was guided by Dan Boneh in Cryptography (during an extended visit to Stanford University) and Sriram Vishwanath in Information Theory. She also spent two years as a postdoctoral scholar at the University of California, Los Angeles with Amit SahaiHer research focuses mainly on post-quantum cryptography, notably, cryptography based on the hardness of lattice problems.


 

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