Haaroon Yousaf

Doctoral Researcher - University College London - Information Security Group - Department of Computer Science

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Updates

I have moved office and now sit in 622 MPEB

Bio

I am a second year Computer Science PhD student in the Information Security Group at UCL (University College London). Researching Cryptocurrencies and Underground Markets under the supervision of Dr Sarah Meiklejohn (in the past with Professor Jens Groth), supported by the EU 2020 project. I am also apart of the Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Contracts (IC3).

My history is as follows, I completed a Masters of Philosophy (MPhil) in Advanced Computer Science at the University of Cambridge under supervision of Dr Richard Clayton. My project was on “Discerning Patterns in the Compromise of Websites”. I completed an undergraduate degree in Computer Science with Industrial Expereince at Queen Mary, University of London. With my thesis under the supervision of Dr Paulo Oliva.

For my industrial year I worked as a full time technical analyst at Goldman Sachs.

Publications

Other research papers done by my colleagues can be found here http://blockchains.cs.ucl.ac.uk/

Talks

I’ve given talks at Elliptic, WorkOnBlockchain, Kings College London, London Blockchain PhD Meetup, Interpol, UCL and probobaly others I cant remember.

Slides

Learn the basics of multi-input clustering in cryptocurrencies

Slides for An Empirical Analysis of Anonymity in Zcash Talk

Slides for Tracing Transactions Across Cryptocurrency Ledgers

Teaching

TA unless otherwise stated

Majority of my supervisions are with my colleagues George Kappos and Sarah Meiklejohn.

Events

A list of some of the events I've been to in reverse chronological order.

Consulting

Sorry I very busy right now, no can do.

Contact

Address
622 MPEB
University College London
Dept. of Computer Science
Gower Street
London
WC1E 6BT
United Kingdom

Desk Phone: +44 (0)2 7679 3495(Honestly I dont really pick this up)

Email: h[dot]yousaf[at]ucl[dot]ac[dot]uk

You can click here to see what I may look like.