Prabhanjan Ananth is a postdoctoral associate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He previously obtained a Ph.D. from University of California, Los Angeles where he was the recipient of Simons Award for graduate students in theoretical computer science and Symantec Outstanding Graduate Student Research Award. He previously completed Master's from Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru where he was awarded the Dr. M. N. S. Swamy Medal for best Master's thesis. He works on theoretical aspects of cryptography and his current research is focused on program obfuscation and secure multiparty computation.
Cryptography, and more broadly theoretical computer science.