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IACR News item: 19 July 2021

Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU) Cottbus-Senftenberg
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Dear students,
Several PhD positions (TV-L 13, full time) in the area of self-learning. Anomaly detection for critical infrastructure, secure cyber-physical Systems, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning for Encrypted Network Traffic Analysis (Traffic Analysis) at the Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU Cottbus) are to be filled as soon as possible.
English-speaking applicants with basic German language skills are also welcome.
Active research in the area of intrusion detection systems (IDS) for critical infrastructures, secure cyber-physical systems, and artificial intelligence / machine learning for traffic analysis.
Implementation and evaluation of new algorithms and methods.
Cooperation and knowledge transfer with industrial partners.
Publication of scientific results.
Assistance with teaching.

The employment takes place with the goal of doctoral graduation (obtaining a PhD degree).

Recognized above-average master's degree in computer science or a related discipline
Very good English skills
Programming skills
Interest in IT security/privacy/networking.

Applications containing the following documents:
A detailed Curriculum Vitae.
Transcript of records from your Master studies.
An electronic version of your Master thesis, if possible should be sent in a single PDF file as soon as possible, but not later than 30.07.2021 at

Closing date for applications:

Contact: Prof. A. Panchenko

More information:


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