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SnT Distinguished Lecture: Coins, Clubs, and Crowds: Scaling and Decentralisation in Next-Generation Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies
Event date: Wednesday, 05 December 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29 Avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Kirchberg
Speaker: Prof. Bryan Ford, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL)

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Research Seminar: Post-compromise security
Event date: Wednesday, 02 November 2016
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Weicker Building - Room B001
Speaker: Jiangshan Yu, University of Birmingham
Research Seminar: Deploying secure computing for real-world applications
Event date: Tuesday, 08 November 2016
Hour:  10:30 11:15
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, Building F, Room F213
Speaker: Dan Bogdanov, Sharemind
PhD Defense: Enabling Model-Driven Live Analytics For Cyber-Physical Systems: The Case of Smart Grids
Event date: Tuesday, 08 November 2016
Hour:  14:00 14:45
Place:  Weicker Building - Room B001
Speaker: Thomas Hartmann
Research Seminar: Beamformer design and optimization for CoMP downlink transmission with backhaul or fronthaul capacity limits
Event date: Wednesday, 09 November 2016
Hour:  10:30 11:15
Place:  Campus Kirchberg - JFK Building - Room E004/E005
Speaker: Markku Juntti, University of Oulu
Research Seminar: Love all, trust few: On trusting intermediaries in HTTP
Event date: Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Weicker Building - Room B001
Speaker: Vijay Gurbani, Bell Labs, USA
SnT organizes Hackathon in collaboration with Scorechain and PwC
Published on Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Luxembourg-based blockchain company Scorechain has initiated a Fundchain initiative this summer to explore the impact of distributed ledger technology on the asset management industry. The Luxembou...
Research Seminar: Determining Who is Alive in Distributed Control Systems with Communication Losses
Event date: Friday, 18 November 2016
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Weicker Building - Room B001
Speaker: David Kozhaya, EPFL, Switzerland
PhD Defense: Dynamic Vehicular Routing in Urban Environments
Event date: Friday, 18 November 2016
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Weicker Building - Rom B001
THE Ranking: computer science reaches 58th place worldwide
Binary coding
Published on Monday, 21 November 2016
The University of Luxembourg belongs to the circle of the world’s 200 best universities: this year, it ranked 178th, from 193th last year, in the prestigious “Times Higher Education (THE) World Uni...
PhD Defense: Mitarbeiterführung und Social Media Nutzung im Führungsalltag von Generation Y Führungskräften
Event date: Monday, 21 November 2016
Hour:  13:00 16:30
Place:  Campus Kirchberg - Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Florian Feltes
GovSatCom Conference for European Defence and Security
Event date: Wednesday, 23 November 2016
Hour:  9:00 16:30
Place:  Château de Betzdorf - Luxembourg
PhD Defense: Boosting Static Security Analysis of Android Apps through Code Instrumentation
Event date: Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/005
Speaker: Li Li
Good conditions for tech transfer
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016
Round table organised by the Luxembourg government and the FNR

Technology transfer, or 'tech transfer', has to satisfy the needs of many: Researchers, who are primarily interested in...

PhD Defense: Synchronisation of Model Visualisation and Code Generation Based on Model Transformation
Event date: Friday, 02 December 2016
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  Weicker Building - Room B001
Speaker: Susann Gottmann
Research Seminar: Caching in wireless communications: feedback and topological considerations
Event date: Friday, 02 December 2016
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/005
Speaker: Jingjing Zhang, Sophia Antipolis, France
World leading experts on Cloud Computing meet in Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 05 December 2016
IEEE´s CloudCom is the premier annual conference on cloud computing worldwide. It attracts over 200 international participants, who will be discussing the latest developments in big data, security...
6th Int. Workshop on Socio-Technical Aspects of Security and Trust (STAST)
Event date: Monday, 05 December 2016
Hour:  8:00 18:00
Place:  Los Angeles, USA
Research Seminar: OFDM-IM vs FQAM: A comparison of transmission techniques for next generation wireless networks
Event date: Tuesday, 06 December 2016
Hour:  14:00 14:45
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/E005
Speaker: Stavros G. Domouchtsidis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science
Event date: Monday, 12 December 2016
Hour:  8:00 15-12 | 16:00
Place:  Parc Hotel Alvisse, Luxembourg
Research Seminar: Diagnosing Software Configuration Errors via Static Analysis
Event date: Thursday, 05 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 14:45
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/E005
Speaker: Mr Zhen Dong, Heidelberg University
IPv6 Life Time Achievement Award for Latif Ladid
Published on Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Latif Ladid, senior researcher and program coordinator at the SnT, has been decorated with the IPv6 Life Time Achievement Award at the IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things in December 2016. IPv6...
PhD Defense: Cloud broker optimization for energy-aware in multi-clouds system
Event date: Thursday, 12 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg - Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Anh Quan Nguyen
IEEE Communication Society's best paper award for Pascal Bouvry
Pascal Bouvry
Published on Monday, 16 January 2017
Pascal Bouvry, Professor at the Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) of the University of Luxembourg and affiliated member of SnT, recently received, together with his team at Sn...
PhD Defense: Private Functional Encryption – Hiding What Cannot Be Learned Through Function Evaluation
Event date: Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Hour:  11:00 14:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg - Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Mr. Afonso Delerue Arriaga
TTO Training: Will my business idea work?
Event date: Thursday, 19 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:30
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/E005
Speaker: Dr. Pouyan Ziafati
Research Seminar: Microwave Radiometry and GNSS-Reflectometry: Now Boarding Nanosatellites!
Event date: Friday, 20 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/E005
Speaker: Adriano Camps, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona
Research Seminar: sElect: A Lightweight Verifiable Remote Voting System
Event date: Friday, 20 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 14:45
Place:  F Building - F213
Speaker: Johannes Müller, University of Trier
PhD Defense: Key-Recovery Attacks Against Somewhat Homomorphic Encryption Schemes.
Event date: Monday, 23 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg - Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Massimo Chenal
Research Seminar: Estimating House Prices from Visual and Textual Features
Event date: Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/E005
Speaker: Eman H. Ahmed
Interledger: Interoperability and the Internet of Value
Event date: Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  JFK Building
Best paper Award for Adriana Aguilera-Gonzalez
Dr. Adriana Aguilera-Gonzalez receives her award from the Dr Lee Yoot Khuan
Published on Wednesday, 25 January 2017
SnT researcher Dr. Adriana Aguilera-Gonzalez has been presented with the award for best professional paper at the IEEE Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Sciences (IECBES 2016) held in Kuala...
Dr. Marc Lemmer Joins SnT Tech Transfer Office
Published on Wednesday, 01 February 2017
SnT engages Dr. Marc Lemmer at Bridging Gaps, to further develop its Technology Transfer activities. The Technology Transfer Office (T...
Towards equal access to digital coins
Alex Biryukov
Published on Wednesday, 08 February 2017
Scientists at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) of the University of Luxembourg have developed an important mathematical algorithm called “Equihash”. Equihash i...
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Secure & compliant data management in FinTech applications
Event date: Friday, 10 February 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Lionel Briand
PhD Defense: On Composability and Security of Game-based Password-Authenticated Key Exchange
Event date: Monday, 13 February 2017
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg - Salle des Conseils
Speaker: Marjan Skrobot
Google Hash Code Competition: Qualification Round
Event date: Thursday, 23 February 2017
Hour:  18:30 22:30
Place:  JFK Building, Room E004-E005
Research into Innovative FinTech Applications
Rainer Klump, Kik Schneider & Björn Ottersten
Published on Tuesday, 07 March 2017
The Alphonse Weicker Foundation, powered by BGL BNP Paribas, and the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) have launched a major long-term re...
GRSRD'17: Grande Region Security and Reliability Day
Event date: Thursday, 09 March 2017
Hour:  9:30 17:00
Place:  Parc Alvisse Hotel, 120 Route d'Echternach, L-1453
PayPal supports SnT Chair in FinTech
Published on Friday, 10 March 2017
PayPal (Europe), the Fonds National de la Recherche (FNR) and the University of Luxembourg have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create an FNR PEARL Chair in Digital Financial Services (FinT...
Leaving San Francisco, Joining SnT
Published on Tuesday, 14 March 2017
SnT is delighted to welcome Georges Schmit as a Research Fellow, where he’ll join Marc Lemmer, Jean Schweitzer, and Karl Johannesson at the Technology Transfer Office (TTO).
Protecting Your Data: New Aerial Surveillance Solutions
Left to right: Roger Lampach (Chief Executive Officer, LuxConnect), Guy Loos (Fiber Network Manager, Luxconnect) and Björn Ottersten (Director, SnT)
Published on Tuesday, 14 March 2017
LuxConnect S.A. and the University of Luxembourg, through its Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), have entered a partnership framework agreement establishing a long...
Group Colloquium: 3D Face Recognition in Deep Perspective
Event date: Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:30
Place:  JFK Building, Room E004/E005
Speaker: Kseniya Cherenkova, Artec Group
Dr Chetan Arora Features in 'Spotlight on Young Researchers'
Published on Thursday, 23 March 2017
Dr Chetan Arora, Research Associate at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), has been featured in the Fonds Nation...
TTO Training: Personal Data Protection – Are You Prepared?
Event date: Monday, 27 March 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  JFK Building - Room E004/E005
Speaker: Dr. Sandrine Munoz
Group Colloquium: The Millionaires’ Club – High Performance Byzantine Fault-tolerant and Hybrid Fault-tolerant State-machine Replication
Event date: Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Maison du Nombre, Room 0 21 54 40
Speaker: Johannes Behl, Technische Universität Braunschweig
Research Seminar: Brute Force Basics
Event date: Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  JFK Building, Room E004/E005
Speaker: Dr. Richard Clayton, University of Cambridge
3D Shapify Booth at Belval: Win a 3D-printed selfie
Published on Friday, 31 March 2017
3D scanning, once a technology of the future, is now very much a part of the world around us, used by fashion designers, engineers, manufacturers and in the film industry. Computer scientists at th...
Research Seminar: Leveraging RDMA for Strongly Consistent Replication at Large Scale
Event date: Friday, 31 March 2017
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir, Room 4.390
Speaker: Prof. Ken Birman, Cornell University
SnT Distinguished Lecture: Don't Bet on your Random Number Generator
Event date: Friday, 31 March 2017
Hour:  15:00 16:30
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, JFK Building, Room E004/005
Speaker: Prof. Philip B. Stark, University of California, Berkeley
PhD Defence: Strategies for Optimization of Wireless Energy Transfer for Mid-Range Distances
Event date: Monday, 03 April 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  JFK Building E00 - 004/E005
Speaker: Pascal RIPP
PhD Defence: Rational architecture: Reasoning about enterprise dynamics
Event date: Thursday, 06 April 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir - MSA4.160
Speaker: Marc Van Zee
SnT Scientist Wins University Thesis Award
Published on Tuesday, 11 April 2017
Dr. Chetan Arora of the University of Luxembourg's Interdisciplinary Centre for Security Reliability and Trust has been awarded the University's 'Best Computer Science and Communications PhD Thesis...
Taking the next step in 3D body modelling
3D body modelling
Published on Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Scientists at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) are working on the next breakthrough in 3D scanning technology, and they need volunte...
Chinese Government Award fans the flames for SnT Researcher
Published on Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Jiangshan Yu from the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust at the University of Luxembourg has been awarded the 'Chinese Government Award for outstanding students abroad.'
Luxembourg IoT Security Challenge: Deadline 15 July 2017
Published on Thursday, 27 April 2017
Meet the challenge of IoT Security Innovation
Group Colloquium: Recent Advances in Sub-Nyquist, Cognitive and Sparse Sensing Radars
Event date: Thursday, 27 April 2017
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, JFK Building, Room E004/005
Speaker: Dr. Kumar Vijay Mishra, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Israel Institute of Technology
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Experimental Insights into Smart Contracts
Event date: Thursday, 27 April 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Open Source Security Software Hackathon
Event date: Tuesday, 02 May 2017
Hour:  9:00 03-05 | 18:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, JFK Building
Research Seminar - Where there is Power there is Resistance: Designing Optically Undetectable Analog Trojans
Event date: Tuesday, 02 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Salle des Conseils, Campus Kirchberg
Speaker: Prof. David Naccache, Ecole Normale Supérieure
PhD Defence: Non-Monotonic Logics for Access Control: Delegation Revocation and Distributed Policies
Event date: Thursday, 04 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  MSA 4.160, Maison du Savoir, Campus Belval
Speaker: Diego Agustin Ambrossio
Research Seminar: The Stellar Consensus Protocol: A Federated Model for Internet-level Consensus
Event date: Monday, 08 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room "Paul Feidert", Campus Kirchberg,
Speaker: Prof. David Mazières, Stanford University Computer Science Department
Research Seminar: Hacking Voting Systems for Cash, Fun, and Power
Event date: Tuesday, 09 May 2017
Hour:  11:00 13:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir, Room 4.020
Speaker: Ben Smyth, Senior Research Engineer, Huawei
Prof. Björn Ottersten receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Björn Ottersten
Published on Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Professor Björn Ottersten, Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded an Advanced Grant (AdG), the most pre...
SnT Team Wins Big at Hackathon
Published on Monday, 15 May 2017
A team of researchers from the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security Reliability and Trust (SnT) has come away with joint first prize at the inaugural LuxBlockHackathon. They share the award of 1.5...
Research Seminar: Ring Signature and its Blockchain-related Applications
Event date: Monday, 15 May 2017
Hour:  10:30 12:30
Place:  Room 4.020, Maison du Savoir, Campus Belval
Speaker: Prof. Man Ho Au, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Research Seminar: Human 3D Face Analysis
Event date: Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Stefano Berretti, University of Florence
University and ILNAS invest in Smart ICT
Fostering the collaboration between research and standardization in the field of ICT in Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 18 May 2017
The University of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Institute of Standardisation, Accreditation, Safety and Quality of Products and Services (ILNAS) strengthen their collaboration in the field of Smart...
Group Colloquium: Towards a Game-theoretic Notion of Incoercibility
Event date: Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Hour:  10:45 11:45
Place:  Black Box, Maison des Sciences Humaines
Speaker: Robert Künnemann, Saarland University
Technology Transfer Office Training: Challenges in Software Licensing
Event date: Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Sigmar Lampe, Counsel IP and Licensing, University of Luxembourg
Partnership Day 2017
Event date: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Hour:  10:00 18:30
Place:  d'Coque, 2 Rue Léon Hengen, L-2167 Luxembourg
Open and transparent access to legal data
Legilux, Journal officiel du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 31 May 2017
The Ministry of State’s Service central de législation (SCL) has partnered up with the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg to develop...
Research Seminar: Tell Me How You Move, I Will Tell You Who You Are: Latest Advances in Location Privacy Protection Mechanisms
Event date: Wednesday, 31 May 2017
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Room 2.220, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Sonia Ben Mokhtar, Laboratoire d'InfoRmatique en Image et Systèmes d'information (LIRIS)
It’s a wrap! Looking back on Partnership Day 2017
Published on Thursday, 01 June 2017
The atmosphere was electric and the air was a bit hot – Partnership Day 2017 wrapped up nicely yesterday with some jazz tunes, drinks and magic at D’Coque. With over 300 participants from regional...
6th Luxembourg Workshop on Space and Satellite Communication Law
Event date: Thursday, 01 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 18:30
Place:  SES Betzdorf
SnT Researcher Wins Tech Transfer Award
Published on Tuesday, 06 June 2017
Patrick Glauner snatched the best overall project prize at the Bridging the GAP research fair for his on-going PhD project on the de...
Research Seminar: Towards a Standards-Based Technology Architecture for RegTech
Event date: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:15
Place:  Room E005, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Tom Butler, University College Cork, Ireland
Research Seminar: Decentralizing Privacy-Preserving Network Applications
Event date: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Hour:  10:30 12:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr Christian Grothoff, Inria Rennes
Research Seminar: The GNU Taler Online Payment System
Event date: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Hour:  13:30 14:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr Christian Grothoff, Inria Rennes
Group Colloquium: Privacy-by-Design for Cyber-Physical Systems
Event date: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Zuxing Li, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
TTO Training: Writing Effective PoC Applications
Event date: Friday, 09 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 17:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Jeff Skinner, London Business School
Research Seminar: Sparse Sensing: Acquire less yet Infer better
Event date: Friday, 09 June 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E003, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Geert Leus, TU Delft, Netherlands
SnT and ABBL Collaborate on FinTech KYC Solution
Published on Tuesday, 13 June 2017
All financial institutions are subject to strict Know Your Customer (KYC) regulations, according to which client identity must be carefully verified. This helps to avoid money laundering and facili...
Product Line Provides Winning Approach for SnT Researcher
Published on Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Dr Jabier Martinez has been awarded an honourable mention by the Groupement de Recherche Génie de la Programmation et du Logiciel (GDR GPL). The award celebrates his PhD thesis written during his t...
Research Seminar: A Trustful Internet of (Cyber-Physical) Things
Event date: Monday, 19 June 2017
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Room 2.220, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Prof. Antônio Augusto Fröhlich, Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC)
Research Seminar: Optical Wireless, Theory and Applications
Event date: Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. M. Kavehrad, Pennsylvania State University
Research Seminar: Internet Voting on Insecure Platforms
Event date: Thursday, 22 June 2017
Hour:  10:30 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Yvo Desmedt, University of Texas, Dallas
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Software for FinTech Optimisation and Financial Inclusion
Event date: Tuesday, 04 July 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Dr Jacques Klein & Dr Tegawendé F. Bissyandé
Honda invests in car key security research with SnT
The smart device developed by the SnT
Published on Thursday, 06 July 2017
New key systems allow car owners to enter and start their vehicle without ever touching a key. But the technology is not entirely safe. That is why two ICT experts from the Interdisciplinary Centre...
PhD Defence: Observation and Control of Anaerobic Digestion Processes for Improved Biogas Production
Event date: Friday, 07 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Khadidja Chaib Draa
The Swedish Ambassador at SnT
Published on Monday, 10 July 2017
The Swedish Ambassador to Luxembourg and Belgium, Annika Hahn-Englund, and Consul-General for Luxembourg Claes-Johan Geijer, recently paid a visit to the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinar...
Kick-off Hyperledger in Luxembourg
Event date: Tuesday, 11 July 2017
Hour:  18:00 21:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Marta Piekarska (Hyperledger Linux Foundation), Matt Lucas (IBM ), Frank Roessig (Telindus)
PhD Defence: Automated Debugging and Fault Localization of Matlab/Simulink models
Event date: Thursday, 13 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Bing Liu
Research Seminar: High Frequency Trading and its Regulation - Volatility Interruptions in Fragmented Securities Markets
Event date: Friday, 14 July 2017
Hour:  11:15 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Peter Gomber, University of Frankfurt, Germany
PhD Defence: Active Learning in Cognitive Radio Networks
Event date: Tuesday, 18 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Anestis Tsakmalis
Research Seminar: Automatic test generation for Programs with Complex Structured Inputs
Event date: Thursday, 20 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Giovanni Denaro, University of Milano Bicocca
PhD Defence: Automated Requirements-Driven Testing of Embedded Systems Based On Use Case Specifications and Timed Automata
Event date: Friday, 21 July 2017
Hour:  10:00 14:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Mr. Chunhui Wang
Research Seminar: Hyperheuristic Observation Based Slicing
Event date: Monday, 24 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Shin Yoo, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Making Travel Faster, Safer and more Energy Efficient
Published on Wednesday, 26 July 2017
More and more manufacturers are producing electric cars with cruise control technology. While it is quite comfortable to have the car accelerate and brake on its own, it doesn’t do so in an economi...
Event Cancelled: Recent Progress on Ring Learning with Errors-based (Authenticated) Key Exchanges
Event date: Friday, 28 July 2017
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Jintai Ding, University of Cincinnati
Research Seminar: On the Unreasonable Effectiveness of Boolean SAT Solvers
Event date: Monday, 31 July 2017
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Vijay Ganesh, University of Waterloo
You May Also Like: SnT Researcher Enhances Recommender Privacy
Published on Thursday, 03 August 2017
Jun Wang of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust at the University of Luxembourg has been awarded the Best Student...
SnT Drone Research Cooks up a Swarm at Cybernetics Conference
Published on Tuesday, 08 August 2017
A team of Researchers at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security Reliability and Trust (SnT) and Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) received the Be...
Research Seminar: Deciding Behavioral Equivalences in the Applied Pi Calculus: Complexity, Procedures and Tool
Event date: Tuesday, 29 August 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E02-0225110, Maison du Nombre
Speaker: Dr. Steve Kremer, Inria Nancy Grand Est and LORIA
Research Seminar: EvoMaster: Evolutionary Multi-context Automated System Testing
Event date: Wednesday, 30 August 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Andrea Arcuri, Westerdals Oslo ACT, Norway
PhD Defence: Automated and Effective Security Testing for XML-based Vulnerabilities
Event date: Thursday, 31 August 2017
Hour:  9:00 13:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Sadeeq Jan
Dr. Zhe Liu Features in 'Spotlight on Young Researchers'
Published on Tuesday, 05 September 2017
Dr. Zhe Liu, Research Associate at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), has been featured in the Fonds National de la Recherche's Spotlight on Young Researchers,...
Research Seminar: Radar Adaptivity: Antenna Based Signal Processing Techniques
Event date: Thursday, 07 September 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Alfonso Farina, Consultant to Leonardo Company (Land & Naval Radar Division), Visiting Professor at UCL
Research Seminar: FinTech Revolution: The Future
Event date: Monday, 11 September 2017
Hour:  11:15 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Professor Tomaso Aste, University College London
Luxembourg Stock Exchange Partners up with SnT
Luxembourg Stock Exchange FinTech Partnership SnT
Published on Wednesday, 13 September 2017
It’s official: representatives from the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) and the Luxembourg Stock Exchange met at LuxSE headquarters in Luxembourg on 12 September...
Research Seminar: Towards Constructive Machine Learning
Event date: Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Hour:  11:15 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Thomas Gärtner, University of Nottingham
PhD defence: Comprehensive Specification and Efficient Enforcement of Role-based Access Control Policies using a Model-driven Approach
Event date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Hour:  14:30 18:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Ameni Ben Fadhel
Research Seminar: Capitalizing on Cellular Technology for Real-time Weather Sensing Everywhere
Event date: Monday, 18 September 2017
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Hagit Messer, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Blockchain in Luxembourg: Meet the Man Behind Hyperledger
Published on Wednesday, 20 September 2017
We’re positively beaming. By becoming associate members of Hyperledger, an open-source collaborative consortium dedicated to enhancing Blockchain technology, we’ve effectively laid a milestone. Ind...
PhD defence - Design for Meaning in Products and Services to Foster Eco-Sufficient User Behavior: Exemplified by Sharing Goods
Event date: Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Hour:  10:00 14:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Gregor Waltersdorfer
Research Seminar: The Principle of Optimism for Sequential Decision-Making Under Uncertainty
Event date: Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Hour:  11:15 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building,
Speaker: Prof. Peter Auer, University of Leoben
Research Seminar: Behind the Scenes in Building Data Products
Event date: Thursday, 28 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Alejandro Correa Bahnsen, Easy Solutions
PhD Defence: Model-Based Specification, Deployment and Adaptation of Robot Perception Systems
Event date: Friday, 29 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Nico Hochgeschwender
Internet of Things (IoT) Security Challenge Final and Awards Ceremony
Event date: Wednesday, 04 October 2017
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Meetup: Hyperledger Executive Director Brian Behlendorf meets Luxembourg
Event date: Thursday, 05 October 2017
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Brian Behlendorf (Hyperledger), Marco Houwen (Infrachain), Frank Roessig (Telindus-Proximus Group)
Research Seminar: Randomised Shortest Paths on Graphs and their Applications
Event date: Friday, 06 October 2017
Hour:  11:15 12:00
Place:  Room E005, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Marco Saerens, Université catholique de Louvain
SnT at the Heart of Luxembourg's ICT Community
Published on Monday, 09 October 2017
The Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) was delighted to be a part of Q-leap's third Luxembourg Software Testing Event on 5 October 2017 at Forum Da Vinci. This event...
Researcher Addresses Gap in Messaging Privacy
Jiangshan Yu
Published on Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Following Edward Snowden’s revelations about government mass surveillance, end-to-end encryption is now widely available through services such as Facebook’s WhatsApp. The technique ensures that onl...
Meet One of the World’s Top Scholars
Published on Friday, 13 October 2017
Who doesn’t like Top Ten lists? We were pleased to see our Vice-Director and FNR PEARL Chair Lionel C. Briand nominated as one of the Ten Most Influential Scholars of 2016 in Software Engineer...
Luxembourg’s Action-Packed Blockchain Day
Published on Wednesday, 11 October 2017
These days, everyone seems to be talking about Blockchain. The technology is taking the world by storm, and has already proven useful beyond the realms of the financial sector.
PhD defense: Enhancing Mobility Applications Through Bluetooth Communications
Event date: Friday, 13 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Room 3.190, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Walter Bronzi
PhD Defence: Model-Based Framework for Legal Policy Simulation and Compliance Checking
Event date: Monday, 16 October 2017
Hour:  14:30 16:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Ghanem Soltana
SnT’s new Algorithm can Make you Move like a Pro
Published on Thursday, 19 October 2017
Film goers are already well accustomed to highly convincing animated figures, whether it be Andy Serkis as a Chimpanzee in Planet of the Apes or Peter Cushing seemingly brought back to life for Sta...
PhD Defense: Deformation Based Curved Shape Representation and its Applications
Event date: Friday, 20 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Girum Demisse
Research Seminar: Complexity reduction in multiscale computational modelling, and CutFEM: a new generation of mesh independent finite element methods for multi-physics problems
Event date: Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Place:  Room 3.350, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Dr. Susanne Claus and Dr. Pierre Kerfriden (Cardiff University)
Award for first Step towards Unified Communications Standards
Published on Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Alireza Haqiqatnejad, PhD Candidate at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security Reliability and Trust (SnT), has received the Best Student Paper Award at the prestigious...
Robotics Spin-off Receives FNR’s First Award for Innovation
Published on Friday, 27 October 2017
Dr. Pouyan Ziafati, CEO of SnT social robotics spin-off LuxAI, has become the first recipient of the FNR’s Outstanding Research-Driven Innovation award.
PhD Defence: Learning Finite Automata via Flexible State-Merging and Applications in Networking
Event date: Friday, 27 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room E00-B001, Weicker Building
Speaker: Christian Hammerschmidt
Let’s Get Shapified!
Published on Wednesday, 08 November 2017
Scientists at the University of Luxembourg in collaboration with Artec 3D are working on the future of 3D scanning, and they need YOU!
Web Service Testing Models Stand Test of Time
Published on Thursday, 09 November 2017
Dr. Shiva Nejati, Research Scientist at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, has been awarded the IBM Centre for Advanced Studies Conference’s (CASCON) 10 Year Most Inf...
PhD Defence: Big Data Architectures for Robust Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Room E008, JFK Building
Speaker: Eric FALK
Research Seminar: Model-based API Testing of Apache ZooKeeper
Event date: Friday, 17 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  29 Avenue J.F. Kennedy
Speaker: Prof. Cyrille Artho, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
Intel joins forces with SnT in securing autonomous cars
Intel s’associe avec le SnT pour sécuriser les voitures autonomes
Published on Thursday, 23 November 2017
Intel Corporation has signed a Partnership Framework Agreement, joining forces with the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT). As autonomous...
PhD Defence: Efficient and Secure Implementations of Lightweight Symmetric Cryptographic Primitives
Event date: Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir, Room 2.170
Speaker: Dumitru-Daniel DINU
IEEE SPS / WIE Distinguished Lecture: Optimum Co-Design for Spectrum Sharing Between MIMO Radar and MIMO Communication Systems
Event date: Monday, 04 December 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Athina P. Petropulu (Rutgers University, New Jersey)
IT governance and GDPR - Session 1: Legal Solutions: how to accommodate the challenges of the new General Data Protection Regulation in your IT contracts
Event date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Salle des conseils, Campus Kirchberg
Speaker:  Erik Valgaeren (TMT Department, Stibbe) and Andra Giurgiu (SnT, University of Luxembourg)
SRM Research Seminar: Variable-Version Lovász Local Lemma: Beyond Shearer's Bound
Event date: Friday, 15 December 2017
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room MSA 4.140, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Dr. Yuyi Wang (ETH Zurich)
New SnT Technology on Show at CES, Las Vegas
Published on Thursday, 11 January 2018
Every January the eyes of the tech world turn to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Las Vegas, which introduces the next-generation of innovations to the marketplace.
IT governance and GDPR - Session 2: Big Data Projects
Event date: Thursday, 11 January 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Salle des conseils, Campus Kirchberg
Speaker: Erik Valgaeren (TMT Department, Stibbe) and Andra Giurgiu (SnT, University of Luxembourg)
PhD Defence: Transforming Time Series for Efficient and Accurate Classification
Event date: Thursday, 11 January 2018
Hour:  14:30 18:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Daoyuan Li
Research Seminar: Engineering Privacy through Integrated Policy and Source Code Analysis
Event date: Tuesday, 16 January 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Travis D. Breaux (Carnegie Mellon University)
Research Seminar - Synthetic Aperture Radar: Theory and Applications
Event date: Friday, 19 January 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Carlos López-Martínez (LIST)
SnT, Clearstream and escent explore Artificial Intelligence in FinTech
Lionel Briand
Published on Friday, 02 February 2018
The Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg has entered a collaborative research partnership with financial firm Clearstream, part of Deut...
Research Seminar - Graph Signal Processing: Fundamentals and Applications Part 1
Event date: Monday, 05 February 2018
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Antonio G. Marques (King Juan Carlos University, Madrid)
Research Seminar - Graph Signal Processing: Fundamentals and Applications Part 2
Event date: Tuesday, 06 February 2018
Hour:  14:30 16:30
Place:  Room E005, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Antonio G. Marques (King Juan Carlos University, Madrid)
PhD Defence: Mobile Network Data Analytics for Intelligent Transportation Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 07 February 2018
Hour:  11:00 14:00
Place:  Room 3.120, Maison de savoir
Speaker: Thierry DERRMANN
Research Seminar: User Authentication via PRNU-Based Physical Unclonable Functions
Event date: Wednesday, 07 February 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Salle des conseils, Campus Kirchberg
Speaker: Dr. Tiziano Bianchi, Politecnico di Torino
Research Seminar: The Organisational Dynamics of Software Teams
Event date: Friday, 09 February 2018
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Andrew Begel (Senior Researcher, Microsoft Research)
A new awareness of GDPR
Event date: Tuesday, 06 March 2018
Hour:  10:30 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Sandrine Munoz and Christian Hutter (University of Luxembourg)
PhD Defence: Spectrum Monitoring Algorithms for Wireless and Satellite Communications
Event date: Friday, 09 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Christos POLITIS
SRM Research Seminar: How to model (e-voting) protocols in Tamarin
Event date: Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room 3.100, Maison du savoir
Speaker: Lara Schmid (ETH Zurich)
Datacenters & GPU's & machine learning 
Event date: Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences Humaines
Research Seminar: Quantum security with optical PUFs
Event date: Thursday, 15 March 2018
Hour:  11:15 12:15
Place:  Room 3.220, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Boris Skoric (Eindhoven University of Technology)
The University presented itself during its annual Open Day
Published on Monday, 19 March 2018
The 12th  Open Day, which took place on Saturday 17 March, attracted close to 3,500 visitors from the Greater Region to Belval campus.
Research Seminar - Architecting and Programming Complex Embedded Systems: Challenges and Experience
Event date: Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Room 4.500, Maison du savoir
Speaker: Prof. António Casimiro (University of Lisboa Faculty of Sciences)
Research Colloquium - Analysis and design of privacy-enhancing systems: the case of Facebook and car sharing
Event date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room 2.400, Maison du savoir
Speaker: Iraklis Symeonidi (KU Leuven)
Research Seminar - Sony 5G use cases and key technologies
Event date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Peter Karlsson (Director, Research and Standardisation, Sony Mobile)
Natural Language Processing facilitates software development
Published on Thursday, 29 March 2018
New Natural Language Processing (NLP) technologies to prevent project failures and delays resulting from inadequate software requirements.
New partnership brings industry 4.0 to Luxembourg
L’industrie 4.0 s’invite au Luxembourg grâce à un nouveau partenariat
Published on Friday, 06 April 2018
The University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) has entered a collaborative research partnership with manufacturing firm Cebi.
PhD Defence: A scalable and accurate Hybrid Vulnerability Analysis Framework
Event date: Friday, 06 April 2018
Hour:  10:00 14:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Julian Thome
Best Paper Award for Research on Stroke Rehabilitation
Published on Monday, 09 April 2018
A team of researchers at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) has developed a new system for supporting stroke survivors in their rehabi...
Datacentres and GPUs: beyond the buzzwords
Published on Tuesday, 10 April 2018
Key figures from across Luxembourg’s datacenter community recently joined SnT and Digital Luxembourg to hear from a panel of international speakers on the technological changes that will be driving...
SRM Research Seminar - Booters, Beagles, Blogs, Blackmail and other Badness
Event date: Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Room 3.220, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Dr. Richard Clayton (University of Cambridge)
Jean-Sébastien Coron receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Jean-Sébastien Coron receives an ERC Advanced Grant
Published on Thursday, 26 April 2018
Jean-Sébastien Coron, Associate Professor in cryptography at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded the prestigious “Advanced Grant” by the European Research Council (ERC). Funded by the Eu...
One month until the GDPR - what themes are emerging?
Published on Friday, 27 April 2018
This is it. We are now officially less than a month away from the application of the new European General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, on May 25. In the last few months, the acronym has bee...
Testing the untestable
Published on Wednesday, 16 May 2018
It’s the same for everything from smartphones to cars: every product has to be tested before it leaves the factory. But in complex systems, which integrate large amounts of hardware and software, t...
Group Colloquium: Accounting for Privacy in the Cloud Computing Landscape
Event date: Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Room MNO-02-0225110,
Speaker: Martin Henze (RWTH Aachen University)
Research Seminar: Using Bugs to Debug
Event date: Monday, 04 June 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Room E04-413, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr. Lingming Zhang (University of Texas at Dallas)
Partnership Day 2018 - Register Now!
Event date: Tuesday, 05 June 2018
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Casino 2000
Go Big or go Home: SnT Partnership Day Attracts High-Stakes Crowd
Published on Friday, 08 June 2018
Partnership Day is our flagship event celebrating research collaborations with public and private partners in Luxembourg. This year’s edition drew over 350 attendees from international industry and...
Research Seminar: Adaptive Load Sharing and Load Control in Hybrid Terrestrial/Satellite Networks in the 5G Era
Event date: Monday, 11 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room MSA 2.240, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Prof. Riadh Dhaou (Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse)
SnT Enters into Collaborative Fintech Agreement with LHoFT
Published on Thursday, 21 June 2018
The Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology Foundation (LHoFT) to de...
PhD Defense: A multifold approach to address the security issues of stateful forwarding mechanisms in Information-Centric Networks
Event date: Thursday, 21 June 2018
Hour:  10:30 14:30
Place:  Room E00-B001, Weicker Building
Speaker: Salvatore Signorello
Research Seminar: Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain: A New Way of Transferring Assets
Event date: Thursday, 21 June 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Roman Beck (IT University of Copenhagen)
SnT Distinguished Lecture: Convex Optimisation, with Stephen Boyd
Event date: Friday, 22 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Stephen Boyd (Stanford University)
International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN 2018)
Event date: Monday, 25 June 2018
Hour:  9:00 28-06 | 21:00
Place:  Alvisse Parc Hotel
PhD Defense: Risk Monitoring and Intrusion Detection for Industrial Control Systems
Event date: Tuesday, 26 June 2018
Hour:  14:30 17:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Steve Muller
Asteroid Foundation Technical Briefing, featuring Rusty Schweickart
Event date: Thursday, 28 June 2018
Hour:  13:00 18:00
Place:  Arendt House
PhD defense: Advanced Symbol-level Precoding Schemes for Interference Exploitation in Multi-antenna Multi-user Wireless Communications
Event date: Friday, 29 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Danilo Spano
Research Seminar: A publicly verifiable protocol for random number generation
Event date: Tuesday, 03 July 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room MSA 4.530, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Prof. Jeroen van de Graaf (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais)
Privacy Flag: an EU-funded Project Success Story
Published on Thursday, 05 July 2018
It’s early days for the GDPR, but the regulation, along with recent high-profile cases such as the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica fallout, has already had a big impact on the public consciousness. Pe...
Get Shapified at Belle Étoile this August
Published on Friday, 06 July 2018
This summer, take the chance to get scanned in 3D at Belle Étoile. Our scientists will be at Belle Étoile from 7-27 August 2018 with their Artec 3D Shapify Booth.
PhD Defense: Real-Time Model Predictive Control of Cooperative Aerial Manipulation
Event date: Tuesday, 10 July 2018
Hour:  10:00 14:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Jan Eric Dentler
SRM Research Seminar: Blockchain Technology: from Permissionless to Permissioned architecture
Event date: Tuesday, 10 July 2018
Hour:  14:30 15:30
Place:  Room MSA 2.230, Maison du Savoir
Speaker: Mirko Koscina (École Normal Supérieure)
Research Seminar: Research Issues on Digital Financial Services
Event date: Wednesday, 11 July 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Key Pousttchi (University of Potsdam)
Group Colloquium: Modularization and Composition of Domain-Specific Languages for Robotics
Event date: Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:00
Place:  Room E005, JFK Building
Speaker: Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Wrede (Bielefeld University)
You Are Welcome: A Guide for Refugees
Published on Monday, 30 July 2018
The smartphone – one of the most important resources for a refugee. It helps them stay in touch with family back home and it is also a way to stay abreast of current affairs or talk with other refu...
Get Shapified at Belle Étoile
Event date: Tuesday, 07 August 2018
Hour:  11:00 25-08 | 20:00
Place:  In front of C&A, Belle Étoile
New Machine Learning Methods Prevent Cyber-espionage
Published on Friday, 17 August 2018
IT systems are no longer modelled on castles, with high walls and a portcullis over the gate. Instead, security teams have accepted that determined attackers will find a way in, and now spend as mu...
UniGR Summer School on Verification Technology, Systems and Applications (VTSA 2018)
Event date: Monday, 27 August 2018
Hour:  8:00 31-08 | 17:00
Place:  Inria Nancy, Nancy, France
PhD Defense: Engineering Smart Software Services for Intelligent Pervasive Systems
Event date: Monday, 27 August 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29 Avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Kirchberg
Speaker: Alejandro Sanchez Guinea
Research Seminar - On Data-Selective Adaptive Filtering
Event date: Thursday, 30 August 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Prof. Paulo S.R. Diniz (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro)
Best Paper Award for Novel Approach to Wireless Spectrum Shortage
Published on Monday, 17 September 2018
We can’t see them, but the radio frequencies used for wireless communication, whether via satellites or cellular networks, are some of the world’s most valuable resources. And they are finite.
Keyless entry: convenient, but at what cost?
Published on Monday, 17 September 2018
When it comes to convenience and comfort, car manufacturers take the design of automobile features very seriously. But it’s precisely these well-meant elements, such as drive by wire tech, hands-fr...
Luxembourg Logic for AI Summit
Event date: Monday, 17 September 2018
Hour:  9:00 25-09 | 18:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir, Campus Belval
Research Seminar - Blockchain Won’t Kill the Banks: The Case of International Trade Finance
Event date: Monday, 17 September 2018
Hour:  14:00 14:45
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29, Avenue John F. Kennedy 1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Gilbert Fridgen (University of Bayreuth)
International Recognition for Work in Wireless Communications
Published on Thursday, 20 September 2018
Professor Björn Ottersten, Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, is the 2018 recipient of the prestigious European Association for Signal Processing (EURASIP...
SnT Drone Team Wins Prestigious US Navy Award
Published on Monday, 24 September 2018
Excellence in drone swarming recognised by prestigious award
Securing Cars Against the Hackers of Tomorrow
Published on Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Hackers are infamous for going after bank accounts, emails of presidential candidates or the control centres of power plants. IT experts are familiar with these attacks and have a high success rate...
PhD Defense: Collision-free Navigation of Small UAVs in Complex Urban Environments
Event date: Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Hour:  14:00 16:30
Place:  Room Salle des Conseils, Campus Kirchberg
Speaker: Arun Annaiyan
Research Seminar: New Models of Financial Risk in FinTech: Impact for early stage financing
Event date: Thursday, 27 September 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Salle des Conseils, Campus Kirchberg 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Nir Vulkan, University of Oxford
SnT at Unicareers.lu
Event date: Friday, 28 September 2018
Hour:  10:00 17:00
Place:  LUXEXPO THE BOX Entrée Sud Rue Carlo Hemmer L-1734 Luxembourg
Research Seminar: Reinforcement Learning for Intelligent Communications
Event date: Friday, 28 September 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Salle des Conseils 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Dr. Gan Zheng, Loughborough University, UK
University of Luxembourg & Linklaters Develop Legal Tech Tool
Published on Monday, 01 October 2018
The University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) will collaborate with law firm Linklaters to develop automated Legal Tech. In a first of its kind c...
PhD Defense: Evaluating Vulnerability Prediction Models
Event date: Tuesday, 02 October 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29, Avenue John F. Kennedy 1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Matthieu Jimenez
Research Seminar: Cashless is coming and smart money is taking over!
Event date: Friday, 05 October 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29, Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Jonas Hedman, Copenhagen Business School
Novel Greedy Solution to Interference Wins Best Paper Award
Published on Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Some 130 years after the invention of wireless communication, we now take services such as satellite navigation and international phone calls for granted. But beaming data thousands of miles into s...
Research Seminar: Performance Improvements in Anonymous Communication Networks
Event date: Monday, 15 October 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Room 3.070, Maison du Savoir, Belval Campus, 2, avenue de l'Université, L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Prof. Stefanie Roos, TU Delft
The robots are coming. But not for your jobs.
Published on Wednesday, 17 October 2018
"The robots are coming. But not for your jobs." This is something of a mantra for Dr. Miguel Olivares-Mendez, who has devoted the past five years to building a unique aerial drone lab at...
ATENA H2020 Workshop
Event date: Thursday, 18 October 2018
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  Maison des Arts et des Ètudiants (MAE) 6, avenue de la Fonte, L-4364 Esch-zur-Alzette
Research Seminar: Emerging MIMO Wireless Communication Systems
Event date: Thursday, 18 October 2018
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29, Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. K.V.S. Hari, Department of ECE, Indian Institute of Science
Computer Vision Researcher Wins top Biometrics Award
Published on Friday, 19 October 2018
Dr. Rig Das has won the European Association for Biometrics Research Award 2018 for his work on face recognition and finger vein-based biometric identification.
SRM Research Seminar - Connections between privacy models
Event date: Friday, 19 October 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room 4.300, Maison du Savoir, Belval Campus, 2, avenue de l'Université, L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Josep Domingo-Ferrer, Universitat Rovira i Virgili
PhD Defense: Privacy-preserving recommender systems facilitated by the machine learning approach
Event date: Friday, 19 October 2018
Hour:  13:00 16:00
Place:  Room 3.100, Maison du Savoir Campus Belval
Speaker: Jun Wang
TTO Training: Turning Your Research into a Proof-Of-Concept Proposal Worth Funding
Event date: Tuesday, 23 October 2018
Hour:  13:30 16:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29, Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Dr. Jeff Skinner, London Business School
PhD Defense: Link Optimization in Future Generation Satellite Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Hour:  9:00 12:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29, Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Alberto Mengali
SRM Research Seminar: Measuring Android vulnerability, and UDP DDoS attacks
Event date: Thursday, 25 October 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room 3.160, Maison du Savoir, Belval Campus, 2, avenue de l'Université, L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Thomas (University of Cambridge)
Data Science Meetup: Financial Aspects of AI Innovation
Event date: Thursday, 25 October 2018
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29 Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Dr Frank Wisselink & Dominique Schneider, Detecon International; Valentin Plugaru, CSC
Another Step towards Testing Satellites in Cyberspace
Published on Friday, 02 November 2018
Thanks to the work of researchers at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, companies developing satellites, cars and other Cyber-Physical Systems, are one-step closer to...
Aerial Robotics Lab - Open House
Event date: Monday, 19 November 2018
Hour:  17:00 23-11 | 18:00
Place:  JFK Building, 29 Avenue J.F. Kennedy, L-1855 Kirchberg,
PhD Defense: Defining, Measuring, and Enabling Transparency for Electronic Medical Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 28 November 2018
Hour:  10:30 13:00
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building
Speaker: Dayana Pierina Brustolin Spagnuelo
SnT Distinguished Lecture: Coins, Clubs, and Crowds: Scaling and Decentralisation in Next-Generation Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies
Event date: Wednesday, 05 December 2018
Hour:  10:30 11:30
Place:  Room E004, JFK Building 29 Avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Kirchberg
Speaker: Prof. Bryan Ford, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL)
SnT Distinguished Lecture: A System of Systems Engineering Perspective on IoT
Event date: Thursday, 06 December 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Room 3.530, Maison du Savoir, Belval Campus, 2, avenue de l'Université, L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Prof. François Coallier, École de technologie supérieure, Canada
Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day visitors
Event date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, "Auditoires" entrance