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. Shafi Goldwasser, Rafail Ostrovsky, Alessandra Scafuro, and Adam Sealfon. The population stability problem. Submitted, 2017.
2. Ron D. Rothblum, Adam Sealfon, and Katerina Sotiraki. Gap-CVP is complete for constructing NIZKs from LWE. Submitted, 2017.
3. Ranjit Kumaresan, Srinivasan Raghuraman, and Adam Sealfon. Network oblivious transfer. Proceedings of the 36th International Cryptology Conference (CRYPTO), 366-396, 2016.
4. Adam Sealfon. Shortest paths and distances with differential privacy. Proceedings of the 35th ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS), 29-41, 2016.
5. Gilad Braunschvig, Alon Brutzkus, David Peleg, and Adam Sealfon. Truth tellers and liars with fewer questions. Discrete Mathematics 338(8): 1310-1316, 2015.
6. Gilad Braunschvig, Shiri Chechik, David Peleg, and Adam Sealfon. Fault tolerant additive and (mu,alpha) spanners. Theoretical Computer Science 580: 94-100, 2015.
7. 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.