My research in cryptography is focused around zero knwowledge proofs, multi-party computation, and authentication protocols. I'm pursuing a PhD at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. I'm part of the Advanced Research in Cryptography group and my advisor is Dr. Matthew Green.


  • "An Implementation of the Camenisch-Lysyanskaya Blind Signature Scheme" G. Van Laer (2016, code)
  • "An Implementation of the Groth-Sahai NIZK Protocol" G. Van Laer (2016, code)
  • "Harden Zero Knowledge Password Proofs Against Offline Dictionary Attacks" G. Van Laer, R. Dasgupate, A. Patil, and M. Green (Capstone project 2016, PDF)