Alessandro N. Baccarini

Cybersecurity Masters Student // Adjunct Assistant Professor


About Me

My name is Alessandro Baccarini and I am a 23-year-old graduate student at Fordham University. I am enrolled in the Cybersecurity Masters program and work as a Graduate Assistant researching cryptography on low-resource IoT devices, novel blockchain applications, and biometric machine learning fusion.

I completed my B.S. in Physics with a Mathematics minor at Fordham College of Rose Hill in 2017. I returned to the Physics Department in the Fall of 2017 to adjunct as a Physics I/II laboratory instructor. I currently reside in Westchester (where I have been my entire life thus far).

Link to my CV.

My research interests include:

  • Cryptography (Format Preserving Encryption, Homomorphic Encryption)
  • Internet of Things (IoT) Security
  • Blockchain Applications
  • Biometric Authentication with Machine Learning
  • Computational Physics