Shantanu Rane conducts research in the fields of signal processing and applied cryptography at the Palo Alto Research Center PARC
He conducts research at the intersection of the fields of signal processing and applied cryptography. His recent work has focused on privacy-aware computation and security of critical infrastructure.
Before joining PARC, Rane was a principal researcher at Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories (MERL), where he conducted fundamental and applied research on various topics, including secure multiparty computation, secure biometrics, distributed source coding, and information hiding.
He has also worked at the National Center for Radio Astrophysics, run by the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (India) where he designed and implemented a feed positioning system for the Giant Meterwave Radio Telescope.
Rane has a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Stanford University.