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Administrator: Kevin Doyle, 617-496-6257, Maxwell Dworkin 111A ,
Office hours (Spring 2016): Tuesdays 1-2:30pm. During shopping week (Jan 24-30) I will have the following extended office hours if you want to talk to me: Monday (1/25) 2-3pm, Tuesday (1/26) 1pm-2:30pm, Thursday (1/28) 2pm-3pm, Friday (1/29) 2pm-3pm.
B. Barak, and A. Wigderson.
Public Key Cryptography
from Different Assumptions .
In Proc. of STOC, 2010.
Preliminary version as cryptology eprint report 2008/335 by Barak and
B. Barak, M. Braverman,
and A. Rao.
How to compress
interactive communication .
SIAM Journal on Computing 42.3: 1327-1363 ,2913. Preliminary version in STOC 2010.
B. Barak, A. Rao, R. Shaltiel, and A. Wigderson.
2-source dispersers for no
(1) entropy, and Ramsey graphs beating the Frankl-Wilson
Annals of Mathematics, 176(3):1483-1543, 2012.
Prelimninary version in STOC '06.
B. Barak and A. Sahai.
How to Play Almost Any
Mental Game Over the Net - Concurrent Composition Using
In Proc. 46th FOCS. IEEE, 2005.
Hierarchy Theorem for ``Slightly Non-Uniform''
In Proc. of 6th Workshop on Randomization and Approximation
Techniques in Computer Science (RANDOM), 2002.
Coin-Tossing With a Man in the Middle or Realizing the Shared Random
In Proc. 43rd FOCS. IEEE, 2002.
How to go beyond the
black-box simulation barrier .
In Proc. 42nd FOCS, pages 106-115. IEEE, 2001.