The topic of the project is cryptanalysis of symmetric cryptographic primitives, in particular block ciphers, stream ciphers and hash functions.
Candidates should have a master’s degree in applied mathematics, computer science, or engineering or academic qualifications equivalent to the master’s degree in engineering.
A strong background in cryptology is an advantage.
The candidate must be well versed in written and spoken English.
Applications should be submitted in English and must include a complete curriculum vitae and documentation of a completed M.Sc.-degree.
Further information can be obtained from:
Professor Lars R.
Knudsen, Department of Mathematics, DTU,
Phone: (+45) 4525 3048,
E-mail: Knudsen (at) mat.dtu.dk.
All candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, religion or ethnic affiliation are invited to apply.
Applications with enclosures in triplicate must be sent to:
Head of Department
att: Anna Jensen
Department of Mathematics
DTU – Matematiktorvet, Building 303 S
Denmark Applications must be received no later than October 1st
For general information about this PhD see; PhD Scholarship in Cryptology
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