Professor of Computer Science
Winship Distinguished Research Professor
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Department of Biomedical Informatics
Address: 400 Dowman Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322
August 2016: Our project on Next Generation Frameworks for Secure DDDAS/Infosymbiotics Systems is funded by the AFOSR DDDAS program!
August 2016: Our project on Rigorous and Customizable Spatiotemporal Privacy for Location Based Applications is funded by NSF SaTC!
June 2016: Our paper D-Grid: An In-Memory Dual Space Grid Index for Moving Object Databases received the best paper award at IEEE MDM 2016!
February 2016: Honored to be featured in Emory Report!
February 2016: Our project "Extending differential privacy for privacy preserving location sharing" received a Google Research Award!
January 2016: Congratulations to
December 2016: Our project "iCloak: privacy preserving individual location sharing" received an NSF I-Corps award!
November 2015: Our ACM SIGSPATIAL 2015 vision paper "Privacy-Preserving Inference of Social Relationships from Location Data" won the Computing Community Consortium (CCC) Blue Sky Ideas Best Paper Award (third place)!
October 2015: Giving a keynote talk at the SIGSPATIAL Workshop on Location-Based Social Networks (LBSN 2015). See you there!
September 2015: Co-organizing the 9th Workshop on Privacy and Anonymity in the Information Society (PAIS) again collocated with EDBT/ICDT 2015. Submissions are due December 11. Please consider submiting!
August 2015: Honored to be named the Winship Distinguished Research Professor in Mathematics and Natural Science at Emory for 2015-2018!
August 2015: Giving a keynote talk at the Privacy Preserving IR 2015 Workshop and participating in a data privacy panel at the USENIX Summit on Information Technologies for Health (HealthTech '15). Both have interesting programs, see you there!
July 2015: Congratulations to Luca Bonomi who successfully defended his PhD dissertation! Luca will join University of California at San Diego as a postdoctoral fellow. Wish him the best!
April 2015: Our project SHARE: Statistical Health Information Release with Differential Privacy in collaboration with the NCBC iDASH is funded by NIH R01!
March 2015: Postdoc position available in data privacy and health informatics. Please contact me if you are interested!
February 2015: Co-organizing the iDASH Privacy & Security Workshop 2015 - Secure Genome Analysis Competition. Please consider participating! (Media coverage in GenomeWeb and Nature News)
December 2014: Co-organizing the Workshop on Privacy and Anonymity in the Information Society (PAIS) again collocated with EDBT/ICDT 2015. Submissions are due December 29. Looking forward to seeing you at the workshop!
September 2014: Our project on Building Data Registries with Privacy and Confidentiality for PCOR in collaboration with Emory BMI and UCSD was funded by PCORI! (Emory press release)