Dr. Apu Kapadia is an Assistant Professor at the School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University Bloomington. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2005 and received a four-year High-Performance Computer Science Fellowship from the Department of Energy for his dissertation research.

Following his doctorate, Apu joined Dartmouth College as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the Institute for Security Technology Studies (ISTS), and then as a Member of Technical Staff at MIT Lincoln Laboratory. He started his position at Indiana University in 2009.

Apu is an active researcher in security and privacy and is particularly interested in anonymizing networks, usable security, security in peer-to-peer and mobile networks, and applied cryptography.