Invited Speakers (Confirmed)
Paulo Barreto, Associate Professor

LARC - Universidade de Sao Paulo

Research interests

Post-quantum Cryptography, Pairing-based Cryptography, Cryptographic Hash Functions, Block ciphers, Elliptic Curve Cryptography, Quantum Cryptology

Seminar Title

"A Panorama of Post-Quantum Cryptography"

Claude Carlet, Professor

Université Paris 8

Research interests

Boolean Functions, Bent Functions, Vectorial Boolean Functions, Algebraic Immunity.

Seminar Title

"Transformations on binary bent functions"

Guanrong Chen, Chair Professor

City University of Hong Kong

Research interests

Nonlinear Systems Control and Dynamics, with applications in related areas such as Encryption and Secure Communications, Nonlinear Vibrations Analysis and Control, and Chaos Generators Design.

Seminar Title

"When Classical Control Theory meets Complex Dynamical Networks: Some New Perspectives and Open Problems"



Ömer Eğecioğlu, Professor

University of California Santa Barbara

Research interests

Bijective and Enumerative Combinatorics, Algorithms, Computational Geometry

Seminar Title

"Hankel determinant evaluation"

Gerhard Frey

Göttingen Academy of Sciences

Research interests

Number theory, Elliptic Curve Cryptography, Coding theory and Cryptography

Seminar Title

"Isogenies in Theory and Practice"

Tor Helleseth

University of Bergen

Research interests

Coding Theory, Cryptography, Sequences and Discrete Mathematics

Seminar Title

"Sequences and their applications and some open problems"

Antonie Joux

Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

Research interests

Cryptography

Seminar Title

"Discrete Logarithm Problem"

Andrew Klapper

University of Kentucky

Research interests

Sequences, Boolean functions, and Cryptography

Seminar Title

"Open Problems On With Carry Structures"

Alfred Menezes

University of Waterloo

Research interests

Elliptic curve cryptography, Key establishment protocols, Another Look at Provable Security, Finite fields

Seminar Title

"On the security of 1-key nested MACs "

David Naccache

Universite Paris II

Research interests

Cryptography

Seminar Title

"An informal research in progress talk"

Koji Nakano

Hiroshima University

Research interests


Seminar Title

"Theoretical Aspects of GPU Computing"

Ferruh Özbudak

Middle East Technical University

Research interests

Algebraic Curves Over Finite Fields, Coding Theory

Seminar Title

"Non-extendable Fq-quadratic perfect nonlinear maps"

Daniel Panario

Carleton University

Research interests

Algorithmic aspects and applications involving Algebra, Combinatorics and Number Theory

Seminar Title

"Open Problems for Polynomials over Finite Fields and Applications"

Gheorghe Pãun

Romanian Academy

Research interests

Formal language theory (and applications), DNA Computing Membrane Computing

Seminar Title

"On Two Open Problems in Membrane Computing"

Bart Preneel

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Research interests

Information security, cryptographic algorithms and protocols, hash functions, MAC algorithms, stream ciphers and block ciphers

Seminar Title

"Challenges for cryptographic hash functions"

Jean-Jacques Quisquarter

Universite Catholique de Lovain

Research interests


Seminar Title

"History of concepts in cryptography and difficulty of some problems"

Henning Stichtenoth

Sabancı University

Research interests

Algebraic function fields, Algebraic curves, Finite fields, Coding theory.

Seminar Title

"Towers of function fields"

Murat Tekalp

Koç University

Research interests

Digital image and video processing, motion-compensated video filtering for high-resolution, video segmentation, object tracking, content-based video analysis and summarization, multi-camera surveillance video processing, and protection of digital content.

Seminar Title

"Video Services over Software-Defined Network"

Han Vinck

University of Duisburg-Essen

Research interests

Information and Communication Theory, Coding and Network Aspects in Digital Communications.

Seminar Title

"Communication using on OR channel"