Andrew Miller

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Andrew Miller
Assistant Professor
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
461 Coordinated Science Lab MC 228
1308 W. Main St.
Urbana Illinois 61801

Profile

Research Areas

  • Computer security, privacy, and information trust
  • Cryptographic systems and protocols
  • Fault tolerance and reliability
  • Formal methods and software verification
  • Programming languages
  • Reliable and secure systems
  • Software systems

Research Topics

Articles in Conference Proceedings

  • Atomically Trading with Roger: Gambling on the success of a hardfork. Patrick McCorry, Ethan Heilman, Andrew Miller. Data Privacy Management, International Workshop on Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology - CBT'17. September 2017
  • Instantaneous Decentralized Poker. Iddo Bentov, Ranjit Kumaresan, and Andrew Miller. AsiaCrypt. December 2017.
  • Zero-Collateral Lotteries in Bitcoin and Ethereum. Iddo Bentov and Andrew Miller. Security and Privacy on the Blockchain, April 2017.
  • SmartCast: An Incentive Compatible Consensus Protocol Using Smart Contracts. Abhiram Kothapalli, Andrew Miller, and Nikita Borisov. To appear, 1st Workshop on Trusted Smart Contracts, April 2017.
  • Towards an Accountable Software-Defined Networking Architecture. Benjamin Ujcich, Adam Bates, Andrew Miller, William H. Sanders, NETSOFT 2017.
  • The Honey Badger of BFT Protocols. Andrew Miller, Yu Xia, Kyle Croman, Elaine Shi, and Dawn Song. ACM CCS. November 2016
  • Hawk: The Blockchain Model of Cryptography and Privacy-Preserving Smart Contracts. Ahmed Kosba, Andrew Miller, Elaine Shi, Zikai Wen, Charalampos Papamanthou. IEEE Security & Privacy (Oakland), May 2016.
  • Non-outsourceable Scratch-Off Puzzles to Discourage Bitcoin Mining Coalitions. Andrew Miller, Elaine Shi, Ahmed Kosba, and Jonathan Katz. ACM Computer and Communications Security (CCS), October 2015.
  • SoK: Research Perspectives and Challenges for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies. Joseph Bonneau, Andrew Miller, Jeremy Clark, Arvind Narayanan, Joshua A. Kroll, Edward W. Felten. IEEE Security & Privacy (Oakland), May 2015.
  • Permacoin: Repurposing Bitcoin Work for Long-Term Data Preservation. Andrew Miller, Ari Juels, Elaine Shi, Bryan Parno, Jonathan Katz. IEEE Security & Privacy (Oakland), May 2014.
  • Authenticated Data Structures, Generically. Andrew Miller, Michael Hicks, Jonathan Katz, Elaine Shi. ACM Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages (POPL). January, 2014. (project webpage)

Public Service Honors

  • Distinguished Reviewer Award, IEEE Security & Privacy 2018 (May 22, 2018)

Courses Taught

  • CS 461 - Computer Security I
  • CS 498 - Applied Cryptography
  • CS 598 - Cryptocurrency Security
  • ECE 391 - Computer Systems Engineering
  • ECE 398 - Smart Contracts & Blockchain S
  • ECE 422 - Computer Security I
  • ECE 498 - Applied Cryptography
  • ECE 598 - Cryptocurrency Security