Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Vinod Vaikuntanathan is a professor of computer science at MIT. Vinod is the co-inventor of modern fully homomorphic encryption systems and many other lattice-based cryptographic primitives. His work has been recognized with several awards including the Gödel Prize (2022), Harold E. Edgerton Faculty Award (2018), DARPA Young Faculty Award (2018), the Sloan Faculty Fellowship (2013) and the Microsoft Faculty Fellowship (2014). He holds SM and PhD degrees from MIT and a BTech degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras.
Summer Cluster on Quantum Computing , Summer 2023Visiting Scientist
Meta-Complexity , Spring 2023Visiting Scientist
Lattices: Algorithms, Complexity, and Cryptography , Spring 2020Visiting Scientist
Summer Cluster: Challenges in Quantum Computation , Summer 2018Visiting Scientist
Cryptography , Summer 2015Visiting Scientist