Claudia Diaz

Claudia Diaz is an Associate Professor at the COSIC research group of the Department of Electrical Engineering (ESAT) at the KU Leuven, where she leads the Privacy Technologies Team, and since 2019 she is also Chief Scientist at Nym Technologies SA. She holds a Master’s degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Vigo (2000) and a Ph.D. in Engineering from the KU Leuven (2005). Her research is focused on the design, analysis, and applications of technologies to protect online privacy, and in particular technologies that offer protection for metadata to prevent surveillance, traffic analysis, tracking, localization and profiling.