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Benedikt Gierlichs
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium)
Benedikt Gierlichs received a masters degree in IT Security Engineering from the University of Bochum (Germany) in 2006. He completed a long term internship at the Security Technologies department of Gemplus International S.A. in Paris and La Ciotat (France). In 2011, Gierlichs received a PhD degree from the electrical engineering department of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium), where he was and is with the COSIC (Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography) lab.

Since January 2011, Gierlichs is a post-doctoral researcher with the embedded security group of the COSIC lab. His main research focus is on side channel analysis, fault analysis, countermeasures and applied cryptography.

Gierlichs is author or co-author of more than 18 scientific publications in peer-reviewed, international conferences and journals, including six publications at the CHES conference. He has served on six program committees of international conferences and has reviewed articles for numerous journals and conferences