The Chair of Applied Cryptography (ChaAC) was founded in September 2016 under supervision of Prof. Dr. Dominique Schröder at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU). ChaAC is part of the Nuremberg Campus of Technology (NCT).

The overarching object of ChaAC is the development and analysis of cryptographic techniques, schemes and protocols that help to address a variety of IT security and privacy problems.

Category: News, Talks

On 17 September 2021 at 16:00 CEST, Thomas Attema will give a talk titled "Compressed Σ-Protocol Theory".

You can join the Zoom meeting using the following details:


Meeting ID: 934 0936 1471 Passcode: 942451


Category: General, Research

The following two papers have been accepted to ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security 2021:

„OpenSquare: Decentralized Repeated Modular Squaring Service”

Authors: Sri Aravinda Krishnan Thyagarajan, Adithya Bhat, Tiantian Gong, Aniket Kate and Dominique Schröder

Abstract: R...