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Seminar Advanced Topics in Crytography

This course is listed in Aachen Campus as Seminar Advanced Topics in Cryptography and in Bonn Basis as MA-INF 1209 Seminar Advanced Topics in Cryptography or here.


Michael Nüsken

Time & Place

First meeting: Thursday, 14 April 2016, 1000.

Next meeting not before May; please contact me by email if...

The time will be adjusted soon. (Options are Monday 14-18, Thursday 9-11, Friday 9-11.)


Basic knowledge of cryptography and fast understanding of mathematical and computer science topics is required.


The topic is:

Research front at ePrint, selected papers.

Each participiant suggests three papers from ePrint, one of which is chosen. You then presents your chosen paper in a session together with necessary background and deliver a report.


  1. 09.06.16 Jakob Nussbaumer.
    Introduction to CryptoVerif.
  2. 30.06.16 Sarah Hillmann.
    Daniel J. Bernstein, Tanja Lange & Ruben Niederhagen (2015). Dual EC: A Standardized Back Door. eprint 2015/767.
  3. 07.07.16 Simon Schneider.
    Sky Faber, Stanislaw Jarecki, Hugo Krawczyk, Quan Nguyen, Marcel Rosu & Michael Steiner (2015). Rich Queries on Encrypted Data: Beyond Exact Matches. ePrint 2015/927.
  4. 14.07.16
  5. 21.07.16
  6. xx.11.16 Patrick Loka.
    Veronique Cortier, David Galindo, Ralf Küsters, Johannes Mueller & Tomasz Truderung (2016). Verifiability Notions for E-Voting Protocols. eprint 2016/287.
  7. xx.11.16 Michael Link.
    Satsuya Ohata, Takahiro Matsuda & Kanta Matsuura (2016). Provably Secure Password Reset Protocol: Model, Definition, and Generic Construction. eprint 2016/345.


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