Martin Edward Hellman
#3735 Overall Influence

Martin Edward Hellman

American cryptographer

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Martin Edward Hellman is an American cryptologist, best known for his invention of public key cryptography in cooperation with Whitfield Diffie and Ralph Merkle. Hellman is a longtime contributor to the computer privacy debate, has applied risk analysis to a potential failure of nuclear deterrence, and in 2016 wrote a book with his wife, Dorothie Hellman, that links creating love at home to bringing peace to the planet .

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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New York University Tandon School of Engineering
New York University Tandon School of Engineering

School of New York University

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New York University
New York University

Private research university in New York City

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Stanford University
Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#431 World Rank #233 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1146 World Rank #281 USA Rank
Mathematics