Apu Kapadia

MIT Lincoln Laboratory


Apu Kapadia received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. For his dissertation research on trustworthy communication, Apu received a four-year High-Performance Computer Science Fellowship from the Department of Energy. Following his doctorate, Apu joined Dartmouth College as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the Institute for Security Technology Studies (ISTS), working with Profs. David Kotz and Sean Smith. He is now a researcher at MIT Lincoln Laboratory, a federally funded Department of Defense Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Apu is interested in topics related to systems' security and privacy. He is particularly interested in privacy-enhancing technologies; usable models and policy languages for privacy; security in peer-to-peer networks, pervasive systems, and mobile computing; and applied cryptography. http://www.cs.dartmouth.edu/~akapadia/