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Rebecca Wright

Visiting Professor
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CoRE 404
Biography: 

Dr. Rebecca Wright is the Druckenmiller professor of Computer Science and director of the Vagelos Computational Science Center at Barnard College. Prior to joining Barnard, she was a professor in the Computer Science Department and Director of DIMACS at Rutgers, a professor in the Computer Science Department at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey, and a researcher in the Secure Systems Research Department at AT&T Labs and AT&T Bell Labs. Her research is primarily in the area of information security, including cryptography, privacy, foundations of computer security, and fault-tolerant distributed computing. Her research spans the area of information security, including cryptography, privacy, foundations of computer security, and fault-tolerant distributed computing, as well as foundations of networking. Dr. Wright serves as an editor of several journals and is a member of the board of the Computer Research Association's Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research (CRA-W). She received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Yale and a B.A. from Columbia University.  She is a Fellow of the IEEE and a Distinguished Member of the ACM.

 

 
Grant Awards: 
PI: Rebecca Wright | Co-PI: David Cash | Co-PI: Anand Sarwate | Galois, Inc. (subcontract, prime agency is DARPA via their Brandeis Program)
09/01/2015 to 02/29/2020
$1,013,723
PI: Rebecca Wright | Co-PI: Tamra Carpenter | National Science Foundation
08/15/2014 to 07/31/2019
$1,000,000
PI: Rebecca Wright | Co-PI: Margaret Cozzens , Lazaros Gallos | National Science Foundation
04/01/2016 to 05/31/2019
$383,771
Publications: 
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R. Wright

Frontiers of Engineering: Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering from the 2007 Symposium, The National Academies Press, 2008.
October, 2007

G. Jagannathan and R. Wright 

Proceedings of the 11th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD)
October, 2005