Seminar Cryptanalysis


Preliminary Seminar Program




The goal of this seminar is that students read, learn and experience relevant topics in cryptanalysis.

Each student is expected to give a 35-40 minutes talk and discussion on one of the topics above. Additionally, a seminar paper of about 10-12 pages will be due at the end of the semester. Along the whole process, every participating students will be in contact with one supervisor dedicated for the topic.

The seminar and all talks will be held in English.

Every interested student is welcome to join the lectures or talks without actively participating in the seminar :)



• Introduction and Distribution of Topics: Wednesday, 21.04.2021
• Seminar Paper due on Wednesday, 16.06.2021 12h00
• Review due to Wednesday, 30.06.2020 12h00
• Camera-Ready Paper due on Wednesday, 14.07.2020 12h00
• Talk end of July


To participate please register in the corresponding ILIAS-course. We can supervise up to 6 students. There will be a waiting list. Students can get a spot if there is a topic not chosen. The topics will be distributed during the first weeks.