About Me
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   PERSONAL INFORMATION

   

Name: 

Tim Erhan Güneysu

  Nationality:                

Germany

 

Affiliation:

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Chair for Security Engineering

   

ID 2/605
Universitätsstr. 150
44801 Bochum
GERMANY

  Phone: +49 234 24626
  Fax: +49 234 14389
  E-Mail: tim.gueneysu [at] rub.de
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EDUCATION

2009               

PhD, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-University Bochum, DE
Topic: Cryptography and Cryptanalysis on Reconfigurable Devices)
Supervisors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christof Paar & Prof. Dr. Daniel J. Bernstein (U Illinois@Chicago)

2006

Diploma, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-University Bochum, DE
Degree: Dipl.-Ing. in IT-Security

2003

Diploma, University of Cooperative Education, Mannheim, DE
Degree: Dipl.-Ing. [BA] in Information Technology International

2002 Assistant in Engineering (Ingeniursassistent) in coorporation with
IBM Deutschland GmbH, Mainz, DE

 

PAST AND PRESENT POSITIONS

08/2017 – present                 

Professor, Chair for Security Engineering
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-University Bochum, DE

11/2015 - present

Professor/Senior Researcher, Research Dept. for Cyber Physical Systems,
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI), Bremen, DE

08/2015 – 07/2017

Associate Professor (with tenure track) for Computer Engineering and IT-Security 
Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Bremen, DE

02/2011 – 07/2015

Assistant Professor (without tenure track) for Hardware Security 
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-University Bochum, DE

01/2012 – 02/2012

Invited Professor
Laboratoire Hubert Curien, Jean-Monnet Université, Saint-Etienne, FR

04/2009 – 01/2011

Senior Researcher
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-University Bochum, DE

01/2009 – 03/2009

Postdoctoral Researcher
Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, MA, USA

03/2006 – 01/2009

Research Assistant at Chair for Embedded Security 
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr-University Bochum, DE

10/2003 – 02/2006

IT-Engineer for Small-Medium Business (SMB) solutions
IBM Deutschland GmbH, Düsseldorf, DE

06/2002 – 09/2002

Research Intern at USER Group
IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA, USA

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Founding member of the ICT COST network IC 1204: TRUEDEVICE (since Dec 2012)
  • Vice-President of the Horst Görtz Institute for IT-Security, Bochum (since Apr 2014)
  • Associate Editor of the Journal on Cryptographic Engineering (JCEN, Springer, since Nov 2012)
  • Associate Editor of the EURASIP Journal on Information Security (JIS, Springer, since Jan 2013)
  • Guest Co-Editor of the Special Issue “Embedded Platforms for Cryptography in the Coming Decade”
         in the ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS)
  • I was Working Group Co-Leader in the EU Network of Excellence ICT-2007-216646 – ECRYPT II:
         VAMPIRE 1 Lab: Efficient Implementation of Security Systems (2009-2012)
  • I was/am appointed as program (co-)chair for
    • CHES 2015
    • DATE Track A5 "Secure Systems" 2015 and 2016
    • Reconfig Track "Security and Cryptography" 2014 and 2015
    • LightSec 2015
  • I have served on more than 40 program committees for international conferences and workshops

 

HONORS, FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2015 - 2018             

Fellow of the Junges Kolleg, Nordrhein-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Künste

2013 – 2015

Fellow of the Global Young Faculty, MERCUR Foundation

2009                

Research scholarship (USA), funded by German DAAD

2009              

PhD with Honors (“mit Auszeichnung”)

2006                      

Best student of the year award (IT-Security), Ruhr-University Bochum

2006                      

Rector’s award for the best diploma thesis in ETIT, Ruhr-University Bochum

2002

Research scholarship (USA), funded by Carl-Duisberg Foundation