Michail (Mihalis) Maniatakos is an Associate Professor of Computer Engineering at NYU Abu Dhabi, and serves as Director of the Modern Microprocessors Architectures (MoMA) Laboratory there. His work at MoMA focuses on strategies to preserve security and privacy in high-performance and embedded microprocessors. In addition to his work in privacy-preserving computation, his research interests include securing operations for industrial control systems and 3D printing. Maniatakos’ research work has been sponsored by the US Office of Naval Research, DARPA, the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge, as well as several industrial partners. He has authored several publications in IEEE/ACM transactions and conferences, and holds patents on privacy-preserving data processing. An active senior member of IEEE, he has served on the technical program committee for various IEEE/ACM conferences.