Ro Cammarota

Principal Engineer

Research Areas

  • Algorithms

  • Architecture

  • Artificial Intelligence

  • Encryption

  • Trusted Platforms



Rosario Cammarota, "Ro," is a principal engineer and Chief Scientist of Privacy-Enhanced Computing Research in the Emerging Security Lab at Intel Labs.

His work includes the theory, application, and standardization of processing encrypted data. Cammarota is the principal investigator for the DARPA DPRIVE program and Intel academic centers focusing on privacy, cryptography, and security mechanisms, and leads standardization of methods for encrypted data processing with FHE at ISO/IEC.

He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California Irvine in 2013. He is a prolific author and inventor, publishing over 50 peer-reviewed articles and opening more than 50 US patents. Ro Cammarota is a Senior Member of IEEE and recipient of the SRC “Mahboob Khan” Outstanding Industry Liaison Award in 2017, 2018, and 2019.