Foteini Baldimtsi

Mason assistant professor Foteini Baldimtsi
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Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-6148
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 5333
Mail Stop: 4A5

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In Episode 49 of the Access to Excellence podcast, James Casey and Foteini Baldimsti discuss the metaverse, cryptocurrency and the evolution of the internet


Foteini Baldimtsi has taught at George Mason University since 2016. Her research interests are cryptography, privacy, and data security. She focuses on designing provably secure cryptographic schemes for a variety of applications such as privacy-preserving identity management, secure electronic payments, and private and scalable blockchain transactions. She is a recipient of an IBM faculty award and her research is supported by NSF, NSA, and the Zcash Foundation.


  • PhD, Computer Science, Brown University¬†