About us

The Privacy Lab is led by Prof. Apu Kapadia in the School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University. Our goal is to advance research in online privacy, mobile security, and peer-to-peer systems. For an overview of our research, see our Research Projects and Publications pages.

We are located in Lindley Hall, Room 305.


Apu Kapadia’s research at Indiana University has been sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF)Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection (I3P), Microsoft Research, GoogleCenter for Applied Cybersecurity Research, and School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering.

Security Reading Group

We help facilitate the weekly Security Reading Group, open to the research community. For more details, visit the SRG homepage.

Join us

We are always looking for motivated students to join our research team. First, apply to our PhD programs. When you get here (or if you’re already here) take one of Prof. Kapadia’s courses, following which we can discuss positions in the Privacy Lab.

PhD Program in CS

PhD Program in Security Informatics

Admissions information

Other security faculty @ IU

Contact us

Apu Kapadia
Associate Professor, School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University

Luddy Hall, Room 3028
(812) 856-1465
kapadia at indiana dot edu

Mailing address:
Apu Kapadia
700 N. Woodlawn Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47408