My research in cryptography is focused around zero knowledge 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.


  • "Abuse Resistant Law Enforcement Access Systems" Matthew Green, Gabriel Kaptchuk, and Gijs Van Laer - Eurocrypt 2021 (PDF)


  • "An Implementation of the Camenisch-Lysyanskaya Blind Signature Scheme" Gijs Van Laer (2016, code)
  • "An Implementation of the Groth-Sahai NIZK Protocol" Gijs Van Laer (2016, code)
  • "Harden Zero Knowledge Password Proofs Against Offline Dictionary Attacks" Rono Dasgupta, Matthew Green, Aditya Patil, and Gijs Van Laer (Capstone project 2016, PDF)