UCSD Theory Group


Students: Algorithms and Complexity

Anant Dhayal Anant Dhayal Structural Complexity
Kenneth Hoover Kenneth Hoover Structural Complexity, Communication
Complexity, Pseudorandomness
Max Hopkins Max Hopkins Learning Theory, Combinatorics


Rex Lei Rex Lei Complexity, Learning Theory
Gaurav Mahajan Gaurav Mahajan Theoretical Machine Learning, Active Learning,
Reinforcement Learning
Sam McGuire Sam McGuire Communication Complexity,
Pseudorandomness


Ivan Mikhailin Ivan Mikhailin Communication Complexity
Sasank Mouli Sasank Mouli Proof Complexity
Sankeerth Rao Sankeerth Rao Coding Theory, Learning Theory,
Combinatorics


Marysia Tran Marysia Tran Logic, Databases

Students: Cryptography

Vivek Arte Vivek Arte Cryptography
Michael Borkowski Michael Borkowski Lattices
Wei Dai Wei Dai Cryptography, Information Theory


Hannah Davis Hannah Davis Cryptography, Security
Baiyu Li Baiyu Li Cryptography, Symbolic Methods
Ruth Ng Ruth Ng Cryptography, Security


Keegan Ryan Keegan Ryan Security
Mark Schultz Mark Schultz Cryptography, Lattices
Laura Shea Laura Shea Cryptography


Jessica Sorrell Jessica Sorrell Lattices, Learning Theory
Adam Suhl Adam Suhl Cryptography, Lattices
George Sullivan George Sullivan Security, Cryptography


Psi Vesely Psi Vesely Cryptography

Associated Postdocs

Alon Gonen Alon Gonen Theoretical Machine Learning, Optimization
Michal Moshkovitz Michal Moshkovitz Machine Learning
Cyrus Rashtchian Cyrus Rashtchian Algorithms, Data Science


Alexander Knop Alexander Knop Proof Complexity, Communication Complexity