Ronald Linn Rivest (/ r ɪ ˈ v ɛ s t /; born May 6, 1947) is a cryptographer and computer scientist whose work has spanned the fields of algorithms and combinatorics, cryptography, machine learning, and election integrity.

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**Ronald**Linn**Rivest**(/ r ɪ ˈ v ɛ s t /; born May 6, 1947) is a cryptographer and computer scientist whose work has spanned the fields of algorithms and combinatorics, cryptography, machine learning, and election integrity.Professor

**Rivest**is an Institute Professor at MIT. He joined MIT in 1974 as a faculty member in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He is a member of MIT 's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) , a member of the lab's Theory of Computation Group and a founder of its Cryptography and ...RSA (

**Rivest**–Shamir–Adleman) is a public-key cryptosystem, one of the oldest that is widely used for secure data transmission. The initialism "RSA" comes from the surnames of**Ron Rivest**, Adi Shamir and Leonard Adleman, who publicly described the algorithm in 1977.**Ronald L. Rivest**Institute Professor Email**rivest**@mit.edu Phone 253-5880 Room 32-G692 Professor**Rivest**is a MIT Institute Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a leader of the Cryptography and Information Security research group within MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory.**Ronald L. Rivest**, (born 1947, Schenectady, N.Y., U.S.), American computer scientist and cowinner, with American computer scientist Leonard M. Adleman and Israeli cryptographer Adi Shamir, of the 2002 A.M. Turing Award, the highest honour in computer science, for their “ingenious contribution for making public-key cryptography useful in practice.”Constructing optimal binary decision trees is NP-complete. H Laurent, RL

**Rivest**. Information processing letters 5 (1), 15-17. , 1976. 1502. 1976. The blocker tag: Selective blocking of RFID tags for consumer privacy. A Juels, RL**Rivest**, M Szydlo. Proceedings of the 10th ACM conference on Computer and communications ….**Ronald Rivest**Institute Professor (Post-Tenure); Professor Post-Tenure of Computer Science and Engineering, [CS]**rivest**@mit.edu (617) 253-5880 Office: 32-G692 Website Research Areas Security and Cryptography Theory of Computation Latest News More News April 12, 2023 Yael Tauman Kalai awarded the 2022 ACM Prize in Computing**Ron Rivest**'s Crypto and Security bibliography (Bibtex). CS bibliographies, including STOC and FOCS; Doug Stinson's bibliography on authentication codes; Doug Stinson's bibliography on secret sharing schemes; Unified Computer Science Technical Report Index; En Garde Systems SecureZone Information CenterMIT Professor

**Ron Rivest**discusses the major issues with securing all-electronic voting systems and explains why he prefers keeping paper ballots as backup to verify voter intentions have been recorded — and that the election outcome isn’t based on a computer bug.**Ronald Rivest**RSA Cryptography U.S. Patent No. 4,405,829 Inducted in 2018 Born May 6, 1947 RSA Cryptography is the world’s most widely used public-key cryptography method for securing communication on the Internet.