Yilei joined Visa Research in June 2018. Prior to joining Visa, he received his PhD in March 2018 from Boston University under the supervision of Professor Ran Canetti and Professor Leonid Reyzin. His research area is cryptography and cryptanalysis, specifically in lattice-based cryptography, multilinear maps and program obfuscation. During his PhD he interned at SRI International, and visited Tel Aviv University, IST Austria, IBM, and ENS.
Traitor-Tracing from LWE Made Simple and Attribute-Based. Yilei Chen, Vinod Vaikuntanathan, Brent Waters, Hoeteck Wee, Daniel Wichs.Theory of Cryptography Conference 2018.