Edward W. Felten
Computer scientist; Computer security researcher; Educator
Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Edward W. Felten is a Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs at Princeton University, and is the founding Director of Princeton's Center for Information Technology Policy. His research interests include computer security and privacy, especially relating to media and consumer products; and technology law and policy. He has published numerous papers in the research literature, and two books. His research on topics such as web security, copyright and copy protection, and electronic voting has been covered extensively in the popular press. He was also the lead computer science expert witness for the Department of Justice in the Microsoft antitrust case, and he has testified in other important lawsuits.