Vanishree Rao

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VANISHREE RAO, Ph.D., is a cryptographer focused on designing provably secure cryptographic tools underlying blockchain. She is currently a senior cryptographer at O(1) Labs, a heavily cryptography-based blockchain startup in San Francisco that uses zero-knowledge proofs to squash the size of blockchain to just the size of a few tweets no matter how many transactions get entered in it. Previous experience includes working as a senior cryptographer architect at Intertrust Technologies, the inventor of anti-piracy technologies such as digital rights management; and Xerox PARC where she researched various core cryptography concepts. She obtained her doctorate in Cryptography at UC Los Angeles. She has numerous inventions published in top-tier peer-reviewed conferences and journals and numerous patents in her name.


Education Credentials

Senior Cryptographer, O(1) Labs

Ph.D., UC Los Angeles

Vanishree Rao's courses currently open for enrollment

Start Date End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
03-18-2020 03-20-2020 2.0 SANTA CLARA $750 Vanishree Rao Enroll