Miguel Rodrigues is a Reader in the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London, London, UK. He was previously with the Department of Computer Science at the University of Porto, Portugal, rising through the ranks from Assistant to Associated Professor. He has also held various appointments with institutions worldwide including Princeton University, the University of Cambridge and Duke University. He obtained an undergraduate degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal and the Ph.D. degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from University College London.
Miguel's research lies in the general area of mathematics of information, information theory, and information processing.
He will work on a variety of topics at the Turing including: (1) information-theoretic foundations of privacy (2) information-theoretic foundations of security and (3) information-theoretic foundations of deep learning algorithms.