Raluca Ada Popa

MC^2 team, RISELab, UC Berkeley
Raluca Ada Popa

Raluca Ada Popa is a computer security professor at UC Berkeley. She is a co-founder and co-director of the RISELab at UC Berkeley, as well as a co-founder and CTO of a cybersecurity startup called PreVeil. Raluca has received her PhD in computer security as well as her Masters and two BS degrees, in computer science and in mathematics, from MIT. She is the recipient of a Sloan Foundation Fellowship award, Technology Review 35 Innovators under 35, Microsoft Faculty Fellowship, George M. Sprowls Award for best MIT CS doctoral thesis, and a Johnson award for best CS Masters of Engineering thesis from MIT.