## Theory of Computation Laboratory

Faculty at the University of Michigan Computer Science & Engineering Division whose work is in combinatorial optimization, data structures, cryptography, quantum computation, parallel and distributed computation, algorithmic game theory, graph theory, geometry, and combinatorics.

## Lattice cryptography: A new unbreakable code

Prof. Chris Peikert is working toward a new security standard for a future when quantum computing is standard and traditional algebraic security methods will be easily broken.

## Events

## News

### Alumnus Yi-Jun Chang Wins PODC Dissertation Award

His work is in complexity theory of distributed computing.

### NIST finalists for post-quantum security standards include research results developed… by Prof. Chris Peikert

A new secure code is needed to protect private information from the power of quantum computing.

### 7 new faculty in CSE

The new additions to the department offer a breadth of research and educational experience, with projects spanning robotic interaction and the future of programming languages.