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Serge Fehr   Cryptology Group 


Serge received his M.Sc. in mathematics in March 1998 from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zürich. The following years, he spent as a Ph.D. student in the Information Security and Cryptography Group at ETH Zürich and in the Cryptography and Security Group at University of Aarhus (Denmark), where he received his Ph.D. in 2003. He then worked as a Postdoc Research Fellow at Macquarie University in Sydney (Australia). In August 2004, Serge joined the Cryptology Group at CWI in Amsterdam (The Netherlands), where he is now a senior researcher. Since 2018, Serge is also a professor at the Mathematical Institute, Leiden University.


Serge is an editorial board member of Journal of Cryptology and of IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, and a steering committee member of QCrypt and Beyond IID In Information Theory. He is/was PC (co-)chair for ICITS 2011, PKC 2017 and EUROCRYPT 2025, and he has co-organized QCrypt 2020 and 2021. He served as PC member for more the 30 conferences and as PhD committee member for more than 15 students.