…by synthesizing a universally trustworthy entity. Named the research area, led effort that proved fundamental theorems in 3 main models and unilaterally in a combined model.

A number of the leading cryptographers of the world got their start at the two-week Crypto-Course David Chaum organized at the CWI in Amsterdam; some attendees and guest lecturers stayed on as member of the CWI Crypto Group or later returned and worked on fundamental multiparty computation results as post-docs or during academic sabbaticals.