Ro Cammarota

Intel Labs / Principal Engineer

Research Areas:

  • Architecture, Artificial Intelligence(AI)

  • Encryption, Machine Learning

  • Parallel Computing, Security Architecture



Rosario Cammarota ("Ro") is a Principal Engineer at Intel Labs, where he leads the effort on privacy-enhancing cryptographic technologies, their application, and standardization. He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine.
Ro's research is at the intersection between cryptography and computing, focusing on fully homomorphic encryption, secure multi-party computation, and their application to artificial intelligence and statistics. Furthermore, his research interests hardware and system security.

Ro is one of the technical advisory board members at the Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), where he contributes to developing research programs in hardware security and artificial intelligence hardware. In this role, he acts as a technology transfer facilitator. He is one of the US-experts at the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), where he contributes to developing standards on trustworthiness in artificial intelligence and privacy-enhancing technologies.

Ro is a Senior Member of IEEE. He is a prolific author and inventor. His research appears in journals and conferences such as ACM TECS, DAC, IEEE HOST, among others. He is one of the recipients of the SRC Outstanding Industry Liaison Awards in 2017, 2018, and 2019.