Gorjan Alagic

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Associate Research Scientist
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(301) 314-1830

Gorjan Alagic is an Associate Research Scientist at QuICS and UMIACS. His research lies at the intersection of theoretical computer science and mathematics, with a particular focus on quantum algorithms and cryptography. In quantum algorithms, he studies computational problems related to topology and algebra. In cryptography, his interests include quantum-secure cryptographic primitives and program obfuscation. Gorjan previously held research positions at Caltech, the University of Waterloo, and the University of Copenhagen. He did his doctorate work with Alexander Russell at the University of Connecticut.

Courses

Publications

2020

G. Alagic, Majenz, C., Russell, A., and Song, F., Quantum-Access-Secure Message Authentication via Blind-Unforgeability, In: Canteaut A., Ishai Y. (eds) Advances in Cryptology – EUROCRYPT 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, Cham, vol. 12-17, pp. 788-817 , 2020.
G. Alagic, Majenz, C., and Russell, A., Efficient Simulation of Random States and Random Unitaries, In: Canteaut A., Ishai Y. (eds) Advances in Cryptology – EUROCRYPT 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, Cham, vol. 12107, pp. 759-787, 2020.

2019

G. Alagic, Jeffery, S., Ozols, M., and Poremba, A., On non-adaptive quantum chosen-ciphertext attacks and Learning with Errors, 14th Conference on the Theory of Quantum Computation, Communication and Cryptography, TQC 2019, June 3-5, 2019, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA, pp. 1:1-1:23 , 2019.

2018

G. Alagic, Gagliardoni, T., and Majenz, C., Unforgeable Quantum Encryption, In: Nielsen J., Rijmen V. (eds) Advances in Cryptology – EUROCRYPT 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, Cham, vol. 10822, 2018.

2017

G. Alagic and Russell, A., Quantum-Secure Symmetric-Key Cryptography Based on Hidden Shifts, In: Coron JS., Nielsen J. (eds) Advances in Cryptology – EUROCRYPT 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, Cham, vol. 10212, 2017.
G. Alagic and Majenz, C., Quantum Non-malleability and Authentication, In: Katz J., Shacham H. (eds) Advances in Cryptology – CRYPTO 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer, Cham, vol. 10402, 2017.
G. Alagic and Lo, C., 3-manifold diagrams and NP vs P, Quantum Information & Computation , vol. 17, no. (1{\&}2), pp. 125-141 , 2017.

2016

G. Alagic, Broadbent, A., Fefferman, B., Gagliardoni, T., Schaffner, C., and Jules, M. St., Computational Security of Quantum Encryption, in Computational Security of Quantum Encryption. In: Nascimento A., Barreto P. (eds) Information Theoretic Security. , 2016.