May 8-11, 2018 | Shaw Centre | Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Patrick Longa

Cryptographic Researcher, Microsoft Research, USA

Patrick Longa

Cryptographic Researcher, Microsoft Research, USA

Biography

Dr. Patrick Longa is a cryptographic researcher and engineer with the MSR Security and Cryptography group at Microsoft Research, USA. He is co-designer of several cryptographic primitives and protocols including the elliptic curve FourQ, the state-of-the-art instantiations of SIDH, and the post-quantum schemes SIKE and FrodoKEM, and has written numerous high-performance cryptographic libraries including FourQlib, SIDH and LatticeCrypto. His research interests mainly involve elliptic curves, post-quantum cryptography, efficient algorithmic design, high-performance implementation of cryptographic primitives, and side-channel attacks and countermeasures.

Presentations by Patrick Longa