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COMPSCI 227R - Topics in Cryptography and Privacy or return to Course Catalog Search

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SchoolDepartmentFaculty
Faculty of Arts and SciencesComputer ScienceCynthia Dwork
TermDay and TimeLocation
Spring 2016-2017  (show academic calendar)TuTh   10:00 a.m. - 11:29 a.m.Maxwell Dworkin 221 (SEAS)
Credits
4  (show credit conversion for other schools)
Credit Level
Graduate

Description
Topics in cryptography and data privacy drawn from the theoretical computer science research literature. Focus for 2016-2017: Differential Privacy -- a mathematical framework for privacy-preserving analysis of datasets, which enables aggregate computations while preventing the leakage of individual-level information -- and statistical validity in adaptive (exploratory) data analysis.

Prerequisite(s)
Recommended: Computer Science 124, 125, or 127.

Exam Group
FAS08_C

 
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