Kobbi Nissim קובי נסים

Department of Computer Science at Ben-Gurion University.

Research Interests:

Private data analysis; Differential Privacy; Cryptographic protocols.

Online papers


Cryptography: Spring 2012.
Advanced Topics in Privacy and Computational Learning: Fall 2011/12 (Elements of Privacy and Computational Learning: Fall 2011/12).
Advanced topics in complexity and algorithms: spring 2009.
Topics in the Frontiers of Computer Science for Honor Students: spring 2009.
Automata, formal languages and computability: fall 2011/12, fall 2008/09, spring 2008, fall 2007/08, fall 2006/07, spring 2006, fall 2005/06, fall 2004/05.
Complexity: fall 2008/09 (with Amos Beimel), fall 2007/08 (with Amos Beimel), spring 2007, fall 2005/06.
Randomized algorithms and the probabilistic method: spring 2007 (with Amos Beimel).
Privacy and Secure Computation: spring 2008 (with Amos Beimel).
Advanced Seminar B: spring 2007.
Advanced Cryptography: spring 2005.
A Study of Perturbation Techniques for Data Privacy: 2004 (with Cynthia Dwork and Nina Mishra).


Editor, The Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality.


Program committee, Theory of Cryptography Conference, March 15-17 2009.
Program committee, RSA Conference, Cryptographers' Track, April 2008.
Co-organizer, BSF-DyDAn/DIMACS Workshop on Data Privacy, February 4-8, 2008.
Program committee, 6th International Workshop on Privacy Aspects of Data Mining, 2007.
Program committee, 11th International Conference on Database Theory (ICDT 2007).
Program committee, CRYPTO 2006.
Program committee, Locally decodable codes, private information retrieval, privacy-preserving data-mining, and public key encryption with special properties, October 25-28, 2006.
Program committee, Workshop on Privacy and Security Aspects of Data Mining, ICDM 05.
Co-organizer, The Past, Present and Future of Oblivious Transfer, The Fifth Haifa Workshop on Interdisciplinary Applications of Graph theory, Combinatorics, and Algorithms, May 17, 2005.
Program committee, Financial Cryptography and Data Security, FC05.
Program committee, Workshop on Privacy and Security Aspects of Data Mining, ICDM 04.
Co-organizer, DIMACS Working Group on Challenges for Cryptographers in Health Data Privacy, 2004.

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The International Workshop of Ceramic Art in Tokoname IWCAT. Find me in IWCAT 97.

Contact Information:

Office: Building 37, Room 208.
Phone: x77879 (+972-8-6477879), Fax: 08-6477650.
Email: kobbi @ cs .bgu.ac.il