Nikita Samarin

Job title: 
Data Science Fellow
Department: 
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS)
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Nikita Samarin is a doctoral student in Computer Science in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS) at the University of California, Berkeley advised by Serge Egelman and David Wagner. His research focuses on computer security and privacy from an interdisciplinary perspective, combining approaches from human-computer interaction, behavioral sciences, and legal studies. Samarin is a member of the Berkeley Lab for Usable and Experimental Security (BLUES) and an affiliated graduate researcher at the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) and the International Computer Science Institute (ICSI). His current projects examine the compliance of mobile apps with privacy regulation and security behavior of underrepresented and vulnerable populations.

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