Nelly Fazio

Associate Professor

Main Affiliation

Computer Science


Shepard Hall



Nelly Fazio



Courses Taught

  • Fall 09: Applied Cryptography (CSc 59866, City College of New York)
  • Spring 09: Modern Cryptography (CSc 85030, Graduate Center)
  • Fall 08: Computer Security (CSc 48000, City College of New York)

Research Interests

Cryptography and Information Security, Content Protection and Forensics, Identity-Based Cryptography, Access Control, Zero Knowledge.


  • Danfeng Yao, N. Fazio, Yevgeniy Dodis and Anna Lysyanskaya Forward-Secure Hierarchical IBE with Applications to Broadcast Encryption Schemes. IOS Press Cryptology and Information Security Series on Identity-Based Cryptography (Eds. M. Joye and G. Neven). 2008.
  • Mikhail Atallah, Marina Blanton, N. Fazio, and Keith Frikken, Dynamic and Efficient Key Management for Access Hierarchies. ACM Transaction on Information and System Security (TISSEC). 2009
  • Yevgeniy Dodis, N. Fazio, Aggelos Kiayias and Moti Yung Scalable Public-Key Tracing and Revoking. Invited at the Journal of Distributed Computing. 2005.

Additional Information


  • The City College of New York Department of Computer Science
  • CAISS Center The Graduate Center Department of Computer Science