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ECE 747: Cryptographic Engineering

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Discusses efficient implementations of cryptographic algorithms and protocols in hardware and software, ranging from high-performance to low-power, as well as resistance to side-channel and fault attacks. Covers code breaking algorithms and practical implementations of side-channel attacks. Introduces research techniques. Requires semester-long project devoted to study of a cryptographic engineering problem, including a comprehensive literature review, problem definition, and research plan.

When Offered: Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Course will be partially lecture style, partially seminar. Students will give hour long, in depth presentations on their research topics.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

ECE 646 or permission of instructor.

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

Expertise