Dr Elif Kavun

Department of Computer Science

Lecturer in Cybersecurity

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Member of the Security of Advanced Systems research group

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Dr Elif Kavun
Department of Computer Science
Regent Court (DCS)
211 Portobello
S1 4DP

Elif Bilge Kavun is a Lecturer in Cybersecurity at the Department of Computer Science, The University of Sheffield since January 2019, co-affiliated with the Security of Advanced Systems Research Group.

Previously, she was a Digital Design Engineer for Crypto Cores at the Digital Security Solutions division, Infineon (Munich, Germany) and a research assistant at Horst Goertz Institute for IT Security, Ruhr University Bochum (Bochum, Germany).

She completed a PhD in Embedded Security at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Ruhr University Bochum (Bochum, Germany).

Research interests
  • Hardware security
  • Design and implementation of cryptographic primitives
  • Lightweight cryptography
  • Side-channel attacks and countermeasures

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