The Laureates

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Shafrira Goldwasser

ACM A.M. Turing Award – 2012, USA/Israel (together with Silvio Micali) for transformative work that laid the complexity theoretic foundations for the science of cryptography, and in the process pioneered new methods for efficient verification of mathematical proofs in complexity theory.

Born 14 November 1959, New York, New York, USA