
Short CV and Research Interests

Javier
Herranz Sotoca
Senior Lecturer (Professor Agregat) in the group
MAK
(Mathematics Applied to Cryptography), in the Dept.
de MatemÃ tiques, MAT,
of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, UPC,
Barcelona, Spain.
Short Biography

Graduate in Mathematics, Facultat
de MatemÃ tiques i EstadÃstica of the Universitat
PolitÃ¨cnica de Catalunya, 2000.  Doctor in Applied
Mathematics by the Universitat PolitÃ¨cnica de Catalunya,
April 15, 2005: the PhD. Thesis, entitled Some
digital signature schemes with collective signers,
is available here. 
From July 2001 to April 2005, PhD Student and Lecturer in
the research group on Mathematics
Applied to Cryptography, in the Department
of Applied Mathematics IV of the Universitat
PolitÃ¨cnica de Catalunya, with a FPI grant of the
Ministerio de Ciencia y TecnologÃa of Spain.  From
June 15th to December 22th, 2003, short research stay in
the Cryptography group (GRECC)
of the Ã‰cole Normale SupÃ©rieure (ENS, Paris).

From May 2005 to October 2006, I enjoyed an ERCIM
PostDoctoral Fellowship: 9 months in the laboratory LIX
of the Ã‰cole Polytechnique (Palaiseau, France), and 9
months in the institute CWI
(Amsterdam, The Netherlands).
 From January 2007
to December 2008, I enjoyed a Juan
de la Cierva Fellowship, for postdoctoral research in
the institute IIIACSIC.

From January 2009 to July 2015, I enjoyed a Ramón
y Cajal Fellowship, for postdoctoral research at
DMAIV (UPC).
Research interests

Cryptography: signature schemes, encryption schemes,
provable security, identitybased cryptography, secret
sharing, multiparty computation...  Privacy in
databases.
Click here
to see a list of my papers.
Organization / Books
 I was the Program CoChair of the 7th workshop on Data Privacy Management, DPM 2012. The Springer LNCS proceedings are available here (printed) or here (digital).
 Along with Jordi Nin, we have edited
a book for Springer, entitled 'Privacy
and Anonymity in Information Management Systems: New
Techniques for New Practical Problems'. More
information is available here.



Last Updated: November, 2015


