May 11-13, 2022 | Washington, DC

Sarah McCarthy

Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Quantum Computing

Sarah McCarthy

Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Quantum Computing
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Biography

Sarah McCarthy is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute for Quantum Computing, part of the University of Waterloo, and a cryptography advisor to Silicon Valley start-up QuSecure. She received her PhD in Computer Science in 2020, and her Master of Science in Mathematics in 2014, both from Queen’s University Belfast. Sarah’s research is in post-quantum cryptography, primarily lattice-based systems. She aims to contribute efficient designs which are useful and practical in the real world, which is complemented by her involvement with the ETSI standards body.

Presentations by Sarah McCarthy