Mark Abspoel

PhD candidate in Cryptology, CWI, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Mark Abspoel is a PhD student at CWI and the Mathematical Institute at Leiden University since January 2017, under the supervision of Ronald Cramer. Before this, he completed a Masters degree in Mathematics at Leiden University, with his thesis written at CWI on the topic of secret sharing. Mark's research interests lie in both the theoretical foundations of multiparty computation, as well as the practical side of secure algorithms such as applications to machine learning. Part of his PhD is funded by Philips Research, through the SODA Horizon 2020 project.