Dr. Elli Androulaki joined the IBM Research - Zurich Laboratory in May 2013 as a Postdoctoral Researcher of the Storage Systems group.
Prior to that, she was a postdoctoral researcher in the Systems Security group at ETH Zurich under the supervision of Prof. Srdjan Capkun. She obtained her degree from the Electrical and Computer Engineering school of National Technical University of Athens with distinction and received both her Ph.D. and M.Sc degrees from Columbia University, New York, under the supervision of Prof. Steven Bellovin. Her thesis involved the design and analysis of protocols for privacy-preserving and accountable e-commerce operations and resulted in the protocol-oriented construction of a centralized identity management architecture.
Her current research interests involve modern payment systems as Bitcoin, cloud computing, e-health systems, mobile security.
Dr. Androulaki has served in the program committees of Trust '13, ACNS '11, ICC-CISS '11 and Sec-Pri WiMob '08.