Richard Chow

Intel Labs / Research Manager

Research Areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence(AI), Autonomous Driving

  • Cloud Computing Systems, Distributed Systems

  • Edge Computing, Encryption



Richard Chow is University Research Manager and Scientist in the University Research and Collaboration office within Intel Labs. He guides several of Intel’s academic research centers in the areas of security, networking, autonomous systems, and machine learning.

Before his current role at Intel Labs, Richard helped found and served as chair of SW SAFE. In this role he was responsible for review and approval of security architectures of software products across Intel. In the past, Richard held positions as Research Scientist at PARC, Research Scientist at Samsung Electronics R&D, and Security Architect at Yahoo and Motorola. His work concentrates on privacy, big data, mobile, and machine learning. He has over 20 granted US patents and over 30 peer-reviewed conference papers, journals, and book chapters. He was awarded runner-up for the 2010 PET Award for Outstanding Research in Privacy Enhancing Technologies. He has given invited talks at academic conferences and industry venues such as the RSA Conference, BlackHat, and OWASP.

Richard has a Ph.D. in mathematics from UCLA and a B.A. in mathematics from the University of Pennsylvania.