A picture of me. Helene Haagh
PhD Student, Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University

About me

I am a PhD student in the Cryptography Group at Aarhus University under the supervision of Claudio Orlandi and Ivan Damgård. On this webpage you can find information about me and my research.

Contact information
Address: Department of Computer Science, Aabogade 34, DK-8200 Aarhus
Email: haagh@cs.au.dk
Office: Building 5335 (Nygaard) room 286


I am mainly interested in advanced encryption schemes, like Functional Encryption, Access Control Encryption, Order-Revealing Encryption etc. Furthermore, I am working on verification of game-based cryptographic proofs using the EasyCrypt toolset.

Topics of interest

Publications and Manuscripts

Access Control Encryption: Enforcing Information Flow with Cryptography
Ivan Damgård, Helene Haagh, Claudio Orlandi
TCC 2016-B. [ePrint] [arXiv] [slides]

Revealing Encryption for Partial Ordering
Helene Haagh, Yue Ji, Chenxing Li, Claudio Orlandi, Yifan Song
IMA Cryptography and Coding 2017. [ePrint]


During my Master and PhD studies, I have been teaching some Bachelor and Master level Computer Science courses:


August 2015 - now
PhD in Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark
Advisors: Claudio Orlandi and Ivan Damgård
Subject: Advanced Encryption Schemes and Multiparty Computation

August 2010 - June 2015
MSc (cand.scient.) in Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark
Master Thesis: Constructions of Functional Encryption [pdf]
Advisor: Claudio Orlandi, Co-Advisor: Ignacio Cascudo Pueyo

August 2007 - June 2010
"Studentereksamen" (STX), Viborg Katedralskole, Denmark