Andrew Odlyzko, PhD

Portrait of Andrew Odlyzko

Andrew Odlyzko, PhD

TLI Faculty, Technological Leadership Institute
Education

Ph.D. in Mathematics
MIT

B.S. and M.S. in Mathematics
California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

Biography

Andrew Odlyzko has had a long career in research and research management at Bell Labs, AT&T Labs, and most recently at the University of Minnesota, where he built an interdisciplinary research center, and is now a Professor in the School of Mathematics. He has written over 150 technical papers in computational complexity, cryptography, number theory, combinatorics, coding theory, analysis, probability theory, and related fields. In recent years he has also been working in electronic commerce, economics of data networks, and economic history, especially on diffusion of technological innovation. More information, including papers and presentation decks, is available on his web site.

Alternate Job Roles
Professor
School of Mathematics
University of Minnesota

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Computational complexity, cryptography, number theory, combinatorics, coding theory, analysis, probability theory, electronic publishing, electronic commerce, economics of data networks, diffusion of technologies, financial bubbles, development of modern capitalism.

Expertise
Research and research management in industry and academia

Consulting
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, AT&T Bell Laboratories, AT&T Labs - Research

Programs
M.S. in Security Technologies

Currently Teaching Courses
Vulnerability, Risk, and Threat Assessment and Management (ST 8220)
Partnership in Conflict Management I: Psychology/Behavior Intelligence for Homeland Security (ST 8510)
Honors and Awards

Doctor of Science, honoris causa, Univ. Marne la Vallee, 2000

Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar, 2009-2010

Fellow of the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR), 2012

Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, 2012