I am a member of Harvard's Theory of Computation research group and also lead Harvard's Privacy Tools Project.  My research areas include computational complexity, cryptography, randomness in computation, and data privacy. This fall I will teach CS 120: Intro to Algorithms and Their Limitations.

My regular office hours for Fall 2021 are Mondays, 1:30-2:30pm ET (via Zoom) and Thursdays, 11:15am-12:15pm ET (in person). See the "Upcoming Events" below for ad-hoc office hours, as well as any changes and zoom links. If you need to meet at a time outside of office hours, please contact my faculty coordinator Allison Choat <achoat@seas.harvard.edu>.

My 2012 monograph on Pseudorandomness is on my former website.

See FAQ with answers to common inquiries (including reference letters, graduate admissions, advising, internal and external service, appointments, and refereeing) and information on contacting me.

Upcoming Events

2021 Oct 25

Zoom Office Hours

Repeats every week every Monday until Fri Dec 17 2021 except Mon Oct 11 2021.
1:30pm to 2:30pm


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