CIS Lab Team

Vipul Goyal

Senior Scientist

I am a senior scientist at NTT Research and an Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department at Carnegie Mellon University. Previously, I was a researcher in the Cryptography and Complexity group at Microsoft Research, India. I received my PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles. 

I am broadly interested in all areas of cryptography with a particular focus on the foundations of cryptography. Currently my research topics include secure multi-party computation, non-malleable cryptography, and foundations of blockchains. I am a recipient of several awards such as a JP Morgan faculty fellowship, a 2016 ACM CCS test of time award, a Microsoft Research graduate fellowship, and, a Google outstanding graduate student award. I was also named in the Forbes magazine 30 under 30 list of people changing science and healthcare in 2013.

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