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Arvind Narayanan

Associate Professor of Computer Science


Arvind Narayanan  is an associate professor of computer science at Princeton. He leads the Princeton Web Transparency and Accountability Project to uncover how companies collect and use our personal information. Narayanan also leads a research team investigating the security, anonymity, and stability of cryptocurrencies as well as novel applications of blockchains. He co-created a Massive Open Online Course as well as a textbook on Bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies. His doctoral research showed the fundamental limits of de-identification, for which he received the Privacy Enhancing Technologies Award.

Arvind is also an affiliate scholar at Stanford Law School’s Center for Internet and Society.

Arvind can be reached at , 308 Sherrerd Hall, 609-258-9302.