Marina Blanton

Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Faculty Director, Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Email: mblanton at
Office: 333 Davis Hall
Mailing Address: Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University at Buffalo
338 Davis Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260

Education: PhD from Purdue University (2007); MS from Purdue University (2004); MS from Ohio University (2002)

My research interests are centrally in information security, privacy, and applied cryptography. Recent projects span across areas such as secure computation and outsourcing, integrity of outsourced computation and storage, private biometric and genomic computation, authentication, and anonymity.


Publications: by year by type
Vita (PDF)

The PICCO compiler is available from GitHub (new location).

My research projects were featured in International Innovation: Securing Data during Computation.

Algorithms and Theory of Computation Handbook

Current Program Committees:
PETs Prize Challenge
USENIX Security 2023
USENIX Security 2022


CSE 199 Fall 2022