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Dr. Rafael Dowsley joined Monash University in 2020. He got his doctoral degree in 2016 from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany. His research focuses on cryptography and its abundant intersections with fields such as machine learning, security, privacy and information theory. He has a keen interest on the design of cryptographic protocols to enhance privacy and some of his current investigations are into privacy-preserving machine learning, cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

Informatics, Doctor of Natural Sciences, Cryptography Based on Correlated Data: Foundations and Practice

Award Date: 15 Jul 2016

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