Endomorphism Rings in Cryptography

Endomorphism Rings in Cryptography

I was awarded a joint doctoral degree from TU/e (Eindhoven, The Netherlands) and INPL (Nancy, France) on July 14, 2011.

My thesis entitled Endomorphism Rings in Cryptography has been published by TU/e under ISBN 90-386-2519-7 and DOI 10.6100/IR714676. You may download its:

An unofficial Computer Modern version is also available for people experiencing legibility issues.


The defense committee consisted of:

(chair)prof.dr. Arjeh M. Cohen Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
(advisor)dr.habil. Pierrick Gaudry Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
(advisor)prof.dr. Tanja Lange Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
(reviewer)prof.dr. Steven D. Galbraith University of Auckland
(reviewer)prof.dr. David R. Kohel Université de la Méditerranée
prof.dr.ir. Henk C. A. van Tilborg Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
prof.dr. Jean-Marc Couveignes Université Toulouse II
prof.dr. Florian Heß Universität Oldenburg


I heartily thank my friends, colleagues, and family who attended the defense ceremony, cocktail, and reception party.

Tanja Lange awarding the degree.
Relaxed audience.
Beadle, committee, and young doctor.
Warm handshake from Pierrick Gaudry.
Special present from Drew Sutherland.