I am currently a Postdoctoral Researcher at University of California, Berkeley, hosted by Sanjam Garg.
Prior to this, I completed my Ph.D.(Math) from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, advised by Bhavana Kanukurthi and Manjunath Krishnapur, and my under-graduation from Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi.
AREA OF RESEARCH: Cryptography
My current research interest includes various topics in Information Theoretic Cryptography like Non-malleable Codes, Randomness Extractors, Leakage Resilient Secret Sharing, Non-malleable Secret Sharing, etc. More recently, I have been working on other areas like Private Set Intersection and Identity-based Encryption.
DETAILED RESUME: CV
PDF: Near-optimal Non-malleable Codes and Leakage Resilient Secret Sharing Schemes.
COLLOQUIUM TALK: Leakage Resilient Secret Sharing
DEFENSE TALK: Non-malleable Codes
665, Soda Hall, UC Berkeley
Email: sruthi[at]berkeley.edu, sruthisekar[at]alum.iisc.ac.in, sruthi.sekar1[at]gmail.com