Melanie Rieback

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


Melanie Rieback is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam, in the group of Professor Andrew Tanenbaum. Melanie's research concerns the security and privacy of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology, and she leads multidisciplinary research teams on RFID security (RFID Malware) and RFID privacy management (RFID Guardian) projects. Her research appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Reuters, UPI, Computerworld, CNN, BBC, MSNBC, and many more. Melanie's research has received several awards. Before, Melanie also worked on the Human Genome Project at the Whitehead Institute / MIT Center for Genome Research.

Melanie Rieback will give the following presentation(s):