About me

I am Robin Staab, a PhD student at the Secure, Reliable, and Intelligent Systems Lab of ETH Zürich, advised by Prof. Martin Vechev, since July 2023.


  • ETH Zurich, 2020 - 2023
  • M. Sc. Computer Science

  • ETH Zurich, 2016 - 2020
  • B. Sc. Computer Science

Work Experience

  • Snyk , Aug-Dec 2021
  • Machine Learning Engineering Intern, Zurich


2023 Willi Studer Prize for Best Master's Degree in Computer Science Awarded



From Principle to Practice: Vertical Data Minimization for Machine Learning
Robin Staab, Nikola Jovanović, Mislav Balunović, Martin Vechev
IEEE S&P 2024


Beyond Memorization: Violating Privacy Via Inference with Large Language Models
Robin Staab, Mark Vero, Mislav Balunović, Martin Vechev
arXiv 2023
Abstract Interpretation of Fixpoint Iterators with Applications to Neural Networks
Mark Niklas Müller, Marc Fischer, Robin Staab, Martin Vechev
PLDI 2023


Bayesian Framework for Gradient Leakage
Mislav Balunović, Dimitar I. Dimitrov, Robin Staab, Martin Vechev
ICLR 2022