Quantum Software Consortium

III - Cryptography in a Quantum World

In Research Theme III, the QSC will develop and analyze novel cryptographic protocols to achieve security against a fully quantum adversary.

 

Aim

To develop and analyze both classical and quantum cryptographic protocols to achieve security against a fully quantum adversary.   


Theme leader

Prof. dr. Ronald Cramer (Leiden Institute of Physics, CWI)


Participants

Prof.dr. Harry Buhrman (QuSoft, CWI), Prof. dr. Bas Edixhoven,  (Leiden University), Dr. Serge Fehr (QuSoft, CWI), Prof. dr. Ronald Hanson (QuTech, Delft University of Technology), Dr. Stacey Jeffery (QuSoft, CWI), Prof. dr. Eric Opdam (University of Amsterdam), Dr. Christian Schaffner (QuSoft, University of Amsterdam), Dr. Marc Stevens (CWI), Dr. Stephanie Wehner (QuTech, Delft University of Technology), Prof. dr. Ronald de Wolf (QuSoft, CWI)

 

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