[photo by Ching-Yu Chen]

Yi-Hsiu Chen

Short Bios

I am an applied cryptographer at Coinbase. Previously, I was a research scientist in the Ads Core ML team at Facebook. I completed my Ph.D. in theoretical cryptography at Harvard University, where I was fortunate to have professor Salil Vadhan as my advisor. Before that, I studied physics at the National Taiwan University and computer science at the Columbia University.

Contact Information

Email: yihsiu@alumni.harvard.edu



My research interests include pseudorandomness and theory in differential privacy. During the visiting at Academia Sinica of Taiwan in 2015-2016, I was hosted by Kai-Min Chung, who lead me into the world of quantum information.