Rafael Pass

Professor, Cornell University
Visiting Scientist, Program Organizer and Workshop Organizer
Program: Meta-Complexity
Dates of Visit: Jan. 10May 12, 2023

Rafael Pass is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Cornell University and Cornell NYC Tech. He obtained his bachelor's in Engineering Physics and a master's in Computer Science, both from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Sweden, and his PhD in Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2006. Rafael's research interests are in the field of Cryptography and its interplay with Computational Complexity and Game Theory. He is a recipient of the NSF Career Award, the AFOSR Young Investigator Award, the Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship, the Microsoft Faculty Award, and the Wallenberg Academy Fellowship.

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