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08:56 [PhD][New] Tanja Lange

  Name: Tanja Lange

13:03 [Job][New] Ph.D. Students, Post-Docs, Intel-TU Darmstadt Security Institute, Germany


Starting from January 2012, the new Intel-TU Darmstadt Security Institute will conduct security research for mobile and embedded systems. The Security Institute will be jointly operated by Intel Labs and TU Darmstadt/Center for Advanced Security Research Darmstadt (CASED), Germany. In order to kick off operations, we are currently looking for scientific personnel.

Your Profile

Applicants should hold Diploma, Master or PhD Degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering and bring well-founded knowledge and experience in IT-Security. More specifically, we are looking for candidates that have expertise in one or more of the following areas:

  • Mobile operating system security (e.g., Android, iOS)
  • Embedded system security, in particular knowledge in embedded processors such as ARM and Intel Atom
  • Lightweight Cryptography with focus on emerging technologies such as RFID and NFC
  • Hardware security (e.g., Physically Unclonable Functions)
  • Design, development, analysis of System-on-Chip (SoC) IP blocks and associated tools

How to Apply

Your application should include your current curriculum vitae, MSc/Diploma certificates and grades, a letter of motivation stating your interest in the position and your research interests and at least two letters of recommendation.

17:01 [Conf][EC] Registration is now open

  The registration web site for Eurocrypt 2012 is now open. Do not forget to also book your accomodation in Robinson College, a walking tour of Cambridge, and the excursion to Bletchley Park via the main conference web site.

05:06 [Event][New] NSS 2012: The 6th International Conference on Network and System Security

  Submission: 15 June 2012
Notification: 10 August 2012
From November 21 to November 23
Location: Wu Yi Shan, China
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07:36 [Event][Update] WAIFI 2012: International Workshop on the Arithmetic of Finite Fields

  From July 16 to July 19
Location: Bochum, Germany
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16:34 [Job][New] Post-Doc, University of Bristol

  Based in the Cryptography group within the Department of Computer Science which has grown considerably in the last year. We are particularly interested in applicants with a background in one of the following areas:

• Analysis of “real world” protocols

• Formal Methods applied to security protocols

• Fully Homomorphic Encryption

• Lattice Based Cryptography

• Multi-Party Computation

• Provable Security, i.e. Protocol and Mechanism design

The post is funded by an ERC Advanced Grant awarded to Professor Nigel Smart.

08:03 [Event][New] FutureTech 2012: The 7th FTRA International Conference on Future Information Technology

  Submission: 15 January 2012
From June 26 to June 28
Location: Vancouver, Canada
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15:37 [Event][New] VI-MSS: Mathematical and Statistical Aspects of Cryptography

  Submission: 12 January 2012
From January 12 to January 14
Location: Kolkata, India
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13:31 [Job][New] Post-Doc, Bar-Ilan University, Tel-Aviv Area, Israel

  We have openings for Postdoc positions in our research group. The focus of our research is on secure computation, from both theoretical and applied perspectives. We are looking for excellent researchers in cryptography; experience in secure computation is a plus but is not a requirement.

06:34 [News] Videos of IACR lectures in cryptodb and youtube


Some videos of IACR lectures have been posted on youtube in the IACR channel at Videos of talks are also being incorporated into cryptodb - see the example of Roger Dingledine's talk at Crypto 2011.

Videos are now available for Crypto 2011 and PKC 2010, Videos are also available from the Crypto 2011 rump session.

22:08 [Event][Update] SEC '12: 21st USENIX Security Symposium

  Submission: 16 February 2012
Notification: 24 April 2012
From August 8 to August 10
Location: Bellevue, USA
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