Apostolos Pyrgelis

Security & Privacy Researcher


I am a post-doctoral researcher at the School of Computer and Communication Sciences of École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne working under the supervision of Prof. Jean-Pierre Hubaux and Prof. Carmela Troncoso.

My research interests include privacy-enhancing technologies and applied cryptography, and I enjoy studying problems at the intersection of big data analytics and security or privacy.

Short Bio

I obtained my PhD from the Information Security Research Group at the Computer Science Department of University College London under the supervision of Prof. Emiliano De Cristofaro. During my PhD, I did research internships at the Alan Turing Institute and Telefonica Research Barcelona. I received my MSc and BSc from the Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics of University of Patras in Greece. During my MSc, I worked as a researcher at the Computer Technology Institute and Press Diophantus in the EU FP7 project ABC4Trust. More details can be found in my CV.