Elena Lucherini

Ph.D. student @ Princeton University


I am a first-year Ph.D. student at the Center for Information Technology Policy at Princeton University. My advisor is Arvind Narayanan.



A. Mathur, G. Acar, M. Friedman, E. Lucherini, J. Mayer, M. Chetty, and A. Narayanan. Dark Patterns at Scale: Findings from a Crawl of 11K Shopping Websites. [web] [pdf]

G. Venkatadri, E. Lucherini, P. SapiezyƄski, and A. Mislove. Investigating sources of PII used in Facebook's targeted advertising. In Proceedings of the Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS'19), Stockholm, Sweden, Jul 2019. [pdf] [best student paper award]

E. Lucherini. Design and Implementation of a Memory Allocator to Achieve Cache Partitioning in the Linux Kernel. Master's Thesis. [pdf]

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Dark Patterns