He holds a Ph.D. degree in computer science from New York University, the M.Sc. degree in computer engineering from Columbia University, as well as the five-year diploma degree in electrical and computer engineering from the National Technical University of Athens.

Research Interests: His interests include applied cryptography, hardware security, as well as private and trustworthy computation.

  • Pearl Brownstein Doctoral Research Award for doctoral research showing the greatest promise (NYU)

  • Deborah Rosenthal Award for outstanding performance on the Ph.D. Qualification Exam (NYU)

  • Advisee Honor: 1st Place Award at CSAW Embedded Security Challenge '18 for designing robust covert channels to exfiltrate sensitive data using IoT smart bulbs

  • Advisee Honor: 1st Place Award at ECE Research Day '21 for privacy-preserving neural network inference

  • Advisee Honor: Graduate Faculty Award on Computer Systems & Networks '21