Carnegie Mellon University


lorrie cranor

Lorrie Cranor

Research Interests:
Usable privacy and security, Privacy decision making


Norman M. Sadeh

Research Interests:
Mobile and pervasive computing, Cybersecurity, Online privacy, User-oriented machine learning, and Semantic web technologies with a particular focus on mobile and social networking

Core Faculty

allesandro aquisti

Alessandro Acquisti

Research Interests:
Economics and behavioral economics of privacy and information security, Privacy and security in online social networks, Economics of computers and AI, Agents economics, Computational economics, Ecommerce, Cryptography, Anonymity, Electronic voting


Yuvraj Agarwal

Research Interests:
Systems and Networking, Embedded Systems and Mobile Computing, Smart Buildings and Smart Grid, Energy Efficient and Resilient Computer Systems

lujo bauer

Lujo Bauer

Research Interests:
usable security, proof-carrying authorization, distributed access control, program monitors, security automata, languages for specifying security policies

travis breaux

Travis Breaux

Research Interests:
Requirements and software engineering; Risk and legal compliance; Accessibility, privacy and security

travis breaux

Nicolas Christin

Research Interests:
Online crime modeling, usable and secure authentication and passwords, security economics

anupam datta

Anupam Datta

Research Interests:
Privacy, Audit and Accountability (Formalizing and Enforcing Privacy); Cryptographic Protocols (Programs & People meet Cryptography); Trustworthy Systems (Trustworthy Computing despite Adversaries)

anupam datta

Matt Fredrikson

Research Interests:
Security, privacy, formal methods, and programming languages

jason hong

Jason Hong

Research Interests:
ubiquitous computing, especially mobile social computing and context-aware computing; usable privacy and security for ubicomp and cloud computing environments

michael shamos

Michael Shamos

Research Interests:
eBusiness technology, electronic voting, graph models of financial systems, experimental mathematics

T libert

Timothy Libert

Research Interests:
Privacy regulation, third-party tracking, automated policy analysis, web security and measurement, impact of technology on social norms


tiffany todd

Tiffany Todd

Academic & Administrative Coordinator