Adam Sealfon

  • Program Year: 4
  • Academic Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Computer Science
  • Academic Advisor: Shafi Goldwasser
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2015)
  • Degree(s):
    M.S. Computer Science, and A.B. Mathematics, Harvard University, 2013


1. Sunoo Park and Adam Sealfon. It wasn’t me!: Repudiability and Unclaimability of Ring Signatures. Submitted, 2018.
2. Shafi Goldwasser, Rafail Ostrovsky, Alessandra Scafuro, and Adam Sealfon. Population stability: regulating size in the presence of an adversary. Submitted, 2018.
3. Ron D. Rothblum, Adam Sealfon, and Katerina Sotiraki. Gap-CVP is complete for constructing NIZKs from LWE. Submitted, 2018.
4. Ranjit Kumaresan, Srinivasan Raghuraman, and Adam Sealfon. Network oblivious transfer. Proceedings of the 36th International Cryptology Conference (CRYPTO), 366-396, 2016.
5. Adam Sealfon. Shortest paths and distances with differential privacy. Proceedings of the 35th ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS), 29-41, 2016.
6. Gilad Braunschvig, Alon Brutzkus, David Peleg, and Adam Sealfon. Truth tellers and liars with fewer questions. Discrete Mathematics 338(8): 1310-1316, 2015.
7. Gilad Braunschvig, Shiri Chechik, David Peleg, and Adam Sealfon. Fault tolerant additive and (mu,alpha) spanners. Theoretical Computer Science 580: 94-100, 2015.
8. Adam Sealfon and Aikaterini Sotiraki. Brief Announcement: Agreement in partitioned dynamic networks. Proceedings of the 28th International Symposium on Distributed Computing (DISC), 555-556, 2014.


Best Student Paper award, PODS 2016 (ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems 2016)
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellow, 2013-2014.
Siebel Scholar, class of 2013.