• Physical-layer security — IoT device authentication and ciphering using physical unclonable functions
  • Physical-layer security­ — Physical unclonable functions from and for commodity hardware
  • Physical-layer security¬ — WiFi channel authentication
  • Privacy-aware data collection for the Internet of Things
  • Offline key agreement for autonomous Smart Grids
  • Privacy-aware data collection for the Internet of Things
  • Fast symmetric cryptography using ARM specialized instructions
  • High-performance blockchain signatures for e-payment
  • Secure data vault for the storage of encryption keys at ULB
  • The HOME project – a “walk together” app for a secure travel from the party to the home


A wide range of topics available depending on background and interests, particularly related to mathematical aspects, cryptanalysis and post-quantum cryptography.

Have a look at : for research interests and at for previous master thesis topics. Feel free to contact to discuss potential projects (