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Apu Kapadia, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science
Indiana University

School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering
Indiana University Bloomington

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Luddy Hall 3028
(812) 856 1465

Research Interests

Security and privacy in pervasive, mobile, and wearable computing (especially wearable cameras); human factors and usable security/privacy; privacy in social networks; accountable anonymity; crowdsourcing security

Here is a link to my papers, publications, and reports

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Editorial Advisory Board member for PoPETs
Steering Committee member for SOUPS (2016–2019)
Associate Editor for ACM Transactions on the Web (TWEB)

Open for submission
SOUPS 2019: August 11–13, 2019. Santa Clara, CA, USA. Submission deadline: Feb 28, 2019 (Register papers by Feb 21, 2019)
PETS 2019: Four deadlines a year. Stockholm, Sweden.

Consider attending
USEC 2019: Feb 24, 2019. San Diego, CA, USA.
CHI 2019: May 4–9, 2019. Glasgow, Scotland.
PETS 2019: July 16–20, 2019, Stockholm, Sweden.


I-230: Analytical Foundations of Security: Fall 2012, Fall 2015
I-308: Information Representation: Spring 2011

I-430/520: Security For Networked Systems: Spring 2013, Spring 2015, Fall 2017, Fall 2018
I-433/533: Systems & Protocol Security & Information Assurance: Spring 2012, Spring 2017, Spring 2018 INFO-I400/H400/I590 Advanced Security and Privacy: Spring 2010
CS 38: Security and Privacy (Dartmouth College): Fall 2007

INFO I-590: Technical Foundations of Cybersecurity: Spring 2019
CSCI-P 538 Computer Networks: Fall 2013, Fall 2014
CSCI-B 649/INFO-I 590: Advanced Topics in Privacy: Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Spring 2014, Spring 2016


PhD Students
Imtiaz Ahmad
Tousif Ahmed
Taslima Akter
Rakib Hasan
Yasmeen Rashidi
Patrick Shaffer

Undergraduate Students
EJ Seong

Graduated PhD Students
Qatrunnada Ismail
Roberto Hoyle, now Assistant Professor at Oberlin College
Shirin Nilizadeh, now Assistant Professor at UT Arlington
Robert Templeman, now at Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC)

Former Postdocs
Sameer Patil, now Assistant Professor at Indiana University

I was privileged to know
Patrick Tsang, obituary