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Laura M. Roberts

Computer Science Ph.D. Candidate

Education

Princeton University, currently pursuing Ph.D. in Computer Science, focus on Security

Princeton University, M.A. in Computer Science, 2017

The George Washington University, M.S. in Computer Science, 2013

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, S.B. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, 2008

Leadership

Graduate Student Representative on the Association of Princeton Graduate Alumni Governing Board, 2018 - 2019

Chair of the Graduate College House Committee, 2018

Co-Facilities Chair of the Graduate College House Committee, 2017

Pubs

Philipp Winter, Anne Edmundson, Laura M. Roberts, Agnieszka Dutkowska-Zuk, Marshini Chetty, and Nick Feamster. "How do Tor Users Interact with Onion Services?" USENIX Security 2018

George Kadianakis, Claudia V. Roberts (my sister!), Laura M. Roberts, and Philipp Winter. "'Major Key Alert!' Anomalous Keys in Tor Relays," Financial Cryptography & Data Security 2018

Benjamin Greschbach, Tobias Pulls, Laura M. Roberts, Philipp Winter, and Nick Feamster. "The Effect of DNS on Tor's Anonymity," NDSS 2017

Select Talks

Invited Talk: "The Effect of DNS on Tor's Anonymity," OARC 28, San Juan, Puerto Rico, March 9, 2018.

Conference Talk: "'Major Key Alert!' Anomalous Keys in Tor Relays," Financial Cryptography & Data Security 2018, CuraƧao, February 26, 2018.

Invited Talk: "The Effect of DNS on Tor's Anonymity," RIPE 74, Budapest, Hungary, May 8, 2017.

Teaching

Preceptor for COS 126 Computer Science: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018

Preceptor for COS 217 Introduction to Programming Systems, Fall 2015