Introductory Lectures lectures

Duration : 16 -- 17 May 2016   |   Venue : NAB-I, Kolmogorov Building, ISI Kolkata

16 May   |   Monday Resources
11:00 - 12:45 Stream Ciphers
Goutam Paul
goutam.k.paul@gmail.com
Homework
14:00 - 15:45 Block Ciphers
Debrup Chakraborty
debrup.chakraborty@gmail.com
Homework
16:15 - 18:00 Hash Functions and MAC
Avijit Dutta
avirocks.dutta13@gmail.com
Lecture Slides
Homework
17 May   |   Tuesday Resources
11:00 - 12:45 Algebra and Number Theory
Rana Barua
ranabarua.isi@gmail.com
Homework
14:00 - 15:45 Public Key Encryption
Sourav Sen Gupta
sg.sourav@gmail.com
Homework
16:15 - 18:00 Public Key Authentication
Rishiraj Bhattacharyya
rishiraj.bhattacharyya@gmail.com
Homework

Research Talks talks

Duration : 18 -- 23 May 2016   |   Venue : NAB-I, Kolmogorov Building, ISI Kolkata
19 May, Thursday -- Lectures cancelled -- announcement of Election Results.

18 May   |   Wednesday Resources
11:00 - 12:45 Quantum Computing
Debajyoti Bera
dbera@iiitd.ac.in
Slides of the Talk
Nielsen-Chuang Book
14:00 - 15:45 Zero Knowledge Proofs
Mridul Nandi
mridul@isical.ac.in
Tompa-Woll Paper
Feige-Shamir Paper
Sudoku ZKP Paper
16:15 - 18:00 Bitcoin and Blockchains
Sourav Sen Gupta
sg.sourav@gmail.com
Bitcoin Website
Blockchain Data
Bitcoin Course
20 May   |   Friday Resources
11:00 - 12:45 Post-Quantum Cryptography
Vishal Saraswat
vishal.saraswat@gmail.com
Slides of the Talk
PQCrypto Website
14:00 - 15:45 Some ores from Crypto-mines
Goutam Paul
goutam.k.paul@gmail.com
List of Topics
(with references)
16:15 - 18:00 Crypto for Clouds and Blockchains
Sushmita Ruj
sushmita.ruj@gmail.com
Slides of the Talk
Ethereum Website
Etherchain Data
21 May   |   Saturday Resources
11:00 - 12:45 Cryptographic aspects of Storage Security
Debrup Chakraborty
debrup.chakraborty@gmail.com
Modes of Operation
AuthEnc Paper
TweakEnc Paper
14:00 - 15:45 Topics in Quantum Paradigm
Subhamoy Maitra
subho@isical.ac.in
Slides of the Talk
BB-84 Paper
Deutsch-Jozsa Paper
23 May   |   Monday Resources
11:00 - 12:45 Some Problems in Cryptology
Bimal Roy
bimal@isical.ac.in
Secret Sharing Talk
Secret Sharing Paper
Obfuscation Talk
14:00 - 15:45 Lattice-based Cryptography
Rishiraj Bhattacharyya
rishiraj.bhattacharyya@gmail.com
Lattice Course
Becker etal Paper
Saruchi etal Paper
16:15 - 18:00 Brief History of Cryptanalysis
Arka Rai Choudhuri
arkarai.choudhuri@gmail.com
Slides of the Talk
References
Aaronson Paper

Projects projects

The assignment of Interns to the Mentors will be done during 4:00 - 5:00 PM on Tuesday, 24 May.
Starting Wednesday, 25 May, the Interns may start communicating directly with their mentors.

Intern Mentor Project
Abhiroop Sanyal Goutam Paul Security Analysis of Quad
Abhishek Nicchanametla Sushmita Ruj Study of Bitcoin Wallets
Aishwarya V. Vora Sushmita Ruj Study of Bitcoin Wallets
Alok Sharma Sourav Sen Gupta Anonymity of Bitcoin Transactions
Aparajita Roy Bimal Roy Data Obfuscation
Ashrujit Ghoshal Mridul Nandi Zero Knowledge Proofs and
Universal Hash Functions
Bhargav CS Mridul Nandi Zero Knowledge Proofs and
Universal Hash Functions
Debashmita Poddar Bimal Roy Visual Cryptography
Dyuti De Bimal Roy Visual Cryptography
Goutam Debnath Goutam Paul SHA-256 implementation in GPU
Guarav Yadav Goutam Paul Implementation of
Relativistic Bit Commitment
Ishu Jaiswal Debrup Chakraborty Cryptographic Implementations
in Modern Processors
Jayati Dev Debrup Chakraborty Cryptographic Implementations
in Modern Processors
Karthik Vasu Mridul Nandi Zero Knowledge Proofs and
Universal Hash Functions
Kushal Jangid Mridul Nandi Zero Knowledge Proofs and
Universal Hash Functions
Lavish Kothari Sushmita Ruj Study of Bitcoin Wallets
Mahaveer Prasad Soni Bimal Roy Study of Randomness
in Binary Sequences
Nigel Fernandez Sourav Sen Gupta Anonymity of Bitcoin Transactions
Prakhar Kaushik Vishal Saraswat Implementation of
Timing Attacks on AES
Rumela Ghosh Bimal Roy Data Obfuscation
Saurabh Kumar Sunny Vishal Saraswat Implementation of
Code Based Cryptosystems
Sayan Chaudhuri Vishal Saraswat Study of Fault Attacks
on MICKEY and Grain
Shubhangi Shresth Goutam Paul Non-Randomness Tests
Sidhant Saraogi Rishiraj Bhattacharyya Lattice Sieve and
Nearest Neighbor Problem
Soumak Bhattacharjee Subhamoy Maitra Introductory Topics
in Quantum Information

 

Essentials

If you are attending the program, your name should be on the list of selected candidates.

Lecture Series

  • Duration : 16 May to 23 May 2016
  • Venue : NAB-I, Kolmogorov Building

The initial Lecture Series is conducted by Sourav Sen Gupta. You may reach him at

EMail   sg.[firstname]@gmail.com
Phone   +91 94323 44852 (email preferred)
Office   Office 404, 3rd Floor, Deshmukh Building

References

  • Douglas Stinson
    Cryptography : Theory and Practice
    CRC Press (Third Edition), 2005
  • J Katz and Y Lindell
    Introduction to Modern Cryptography
    Chapman and Hall / CRC, 2007
  • Bruce Schneier
    Applied Cryptography
    John Wiley & Sons, 2007
  • Neal Koblitz
    Number Theory and Cryptography
    Springer (Second Edition), 1994
  • A Menezes, P Oorschot, S Vanstone
    Handbook of Applied Cryptography
    CRC Press (Fifth Printing), 2001
    http://cacr.uwaterloo.ca/hac/
  • Victor Shoup
    Computational Num Th and Algebra
    Cambridge University Press, 2008
    http://shoup.net/ntb/