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Archive – 2017

Brown CS Returns To The Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge

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Brown CS students continue to distinguish themselves at hackathons and competitions nationwide. To read more on this topic, click here.On March 17 and 18, team Brown Secure (composed of Brown University juniors and seniors Qiheng Chen, Clarissa Clemm, Sarah McNeil, and Alexandra Paul, and coached by Brown CS Professor John Savage) attended the fifth annual Atlantic Council Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge …

Max Salvas Retires After Thirty-Four Years

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Today, a hand-crafted desktop machine with a Max Built logo is one of the CIT’s most familiar sights. They’re all the work of Senior Electronics Technician Max Salvas, who’s retiring next week after spending more than half his life with Brown CS. “Things looked a little different in 1983,” he …

Erway, Küpçü, Papamanthou, Tamassia Earn The #4 Rank For 2009 Security Papers

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Click the links that follow for more Brown CS content about C. Christopher Erway, Alptekin Küpçü, Charalampos Papamanthou, and Roberto Tamassia. Professor Konrad Rieck of Technische Universität Braunschweig has released a list of Influential Security Papers, and research ("Dynamic Provable Data Possession") from Brown CS PhD alums C. Christopher Erway (now Chief Architect at …

Kamara's Work On Searchable Encryption Is The 35th Most-Cited Security Paper Since 1981

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Click the link that follows for more Brown CS content about Seny Kamara. 
Professor Konrad Rieck of Technische Universität Braunschweig has released a list of Influential Security Papers, and research ("Searchable Symmetric Encryption: Improved Definitions and Efficient Constructions") from Professor Seny Kamara of Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS) has …

Discover, Opening 5/12: Showcasing Remarkable Interdisciplinary Work To Enable New Collaboration

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by Eric Metcalf, Brown CS PhD StudentIn many different cases, groundbreaking ideas have come out of collaboration. Often, though, it is difficult to find somebody to work with. To showcase remarkable interdisciplinary work in the hope that students will seek out new collaborations, my partners and I have created Discover, an interdisciplinary project that explores …

Kamara And Papamanthou's Work Is #10 For Citations In Security Research From 2012

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Click the links that follow for more Brown CS content about Seny Kamara and Charalampos Papamanthou. Professor Konrad Rieck of Technische Universität Braunschweig has just released a list of Influential Security Papers, and research from Brown CS Professor Seny Kamara and alum Charalampos Papamanthou ("Dynamic Searchable Symmetric Encryption"), co-authored with Tom Roeder (now …

Twelve Brown CS Students Will Be Recognized For Their Achievements With The Senior Prize In Computer Science

Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS) has just announced that it will recognize twelve graduating seniors for their achievements at Commencement in May. Dilip Arumugam, Luke Camery, Athyuttam Eleti, Sara Hartse, Emma Herold, Alexandria Karim, Surbhi Madan, Oluwanifemi Madarikan, Kei Nakagawa, Marley Rafson, Zoe Stoll, and Daniel Ziring will each …

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