Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events Organisation

General Chair, Scientific Chair

DISC 2016, Workshop for early-career symmetric cryptographers funded by the COST Action IC1306, Bochum, Germany, March 23-24 2016. https://disc2016.compute.dtu.dk/, co-organizer: A. Canteaut.

Research retreat (H2020 PQCRYPTO), September 21-22, 2016, Inria de Paris, organizer: N. Sendrier

Member of the Organizing Committees

EuroS&P 2017: April 26-28, 2015, Paris (France): G. Leurent (poster chair)

Scientific Events Selection

Chair of Conference Program Committees

FSE 2017: March 5-8, 2017, Tokyo, Japan: M. Naya-Plasencia (co-chair).

Member of the Conference Program Committees

PQCrypto 2016: February 24-26, 2016, Fukuoka, Japan (N. Sendrier, J.P. Tillich)

CT-RSA 2016: Feb. 29- March 4, 2016, San Francisco, USA (M. Naya Plasencia)

FSE 2016: March 20-23, 2016, Bochum, Germany (A. Canteaut, G. Leurent)

Eurocrypt 2016: May 8-12, 2016, Vienna, Austria (M. Naya Plasencia)

Crypto 2016: August 14-18, 2016, Santa Barbara, USA (A. Canteaut)

ACISP 2016: July 4-6, 2016, Melbourne, Australia (G. Leurent)

Waifi 2016: July 13-15, 2016, Ghent, Belgium (A. Canteaut)

YACC 2016: June 6-10, 2016, Porquerolles Island (A. Canteaut)

SAC 2016: August 10-12, 2016, St. John’s, NL, Canada (G. Leurent, M. Naya-Plasencia)

Lightsec 2016: September 21-22, 2016, Cappadocia, Turkey (M. Naya-Plasencia)

Redundancy 2016: September 26-29, 2016, St. Petersburg, Russia (P. Charpin)

TQC 2016: September 27-29, 2016, Berlin, Germany (A. Chailloux);

SETA 2016 (International Conference on SequEnces and Their Applications): October 9-14, 2016, Chengdu, China (P. Charpin).

Asiacrypt 2016: December 4-8, 2016, Hanoi, Vietnam (A. Canteaut)

Indocrypt 2016: December 11-14, 2016, Kolkata, India (G. Leurent)

QIP 2017: January 16-20, 2017, Seattle, USA (A. Chailloux, A. Leverrier)

Financial Crypto 2017: April 3-7, 2017, Sliema, Malta (G. Leurent)

Fq13: June 4-9, 2017, Geata, Italy (A. Canteaut)

Crypto 2017: August 20-24, 2017, Santa Barbara, CA, USA (G. Leurent)


Member of the Editorial Boards

Designs, Codes and Cryptography, associate editor: P. Charpin.

Finite Fields and Their Applications, associate editors: A. Canteaut, P. Charpin.

Annals of telecommunications, associate editor : J.-P. Tillich.

Applicable Algebra in Engineering, Communication and Computing, associate editor: A. Canteaut.

IACR Transactions on Symmetric Cryptology, associate editors: A. Canteaut and G. Leurent, co-editor-in-chief: M. Naya-Plasencia.

P. Charpin serves as a reviewer for Mathematical Reviews.

Editor for books or special issues

Special issue in Coding and Cryptography, Designs, Codes and Cryptography, to appear, editors: P. Charpin, N. Sendrier and J-P. Tillich.

Contemporary Developments in Finite Fields and Applications, 2016, World Scientific Publishing [62], co-editor: A. Canteaut.

Invited Talks

G. Leurent Breaking Symmetric Cryptosystems Using Quantum Period Finding, TCCM-CACR 2016, Yinchuan, China, August 2016

A. Leverrier, Quantum Expander Codes, Beyond i.i.d. in Information Theory, Barcelone, Spain, 18-22 June 2016

The members of the project-team have also been invited to give talks to some workshops or international seminars, including:

A. Canteaut, Another view of the division property Dagstuhl seminar on symmetric cryptology, Dagstuhl, Germany, Jan. 10-14, 2016.

A. Canteaut, Stream Ciphers: A Practical Solution for Efficient Homomorphic-Ciphertext Compression, CryptoAction Symposium 2016, Budapest, Hungary, April 6-8, 2016.

A. Canteaut, Algebraic Distinguishers against Symmetric Primitives, Paris Crypto Day, France, June 30, 2016.

A. Canteaut, Comment concevoir un algorithme de chiffrement sûr et efficace : l'héritage de Shannon, Shannon 100, workshop organized at the occasion of Shannon's 100th birthday, Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris October 26, 2016. The talk is available online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYlOO4MkVgU.

A. Chailloux, Cryptographie relativiste, Coding, Cryptography and Algorithms (CCA), Paris, July 1, 2016.

A. Chailloux, Quantum Information Processing, Journées Scientifiques Inria 2016, Rennes, France, June 2016.

V. Lallemand, Cryptanalysis of the FLIP Family of Stream Ciphers, Paris Crypto Day, Sept. 6, 2016.

G. Leurent, Transcript Collision Attacks, Dagstuhl seminar on symmetric cryptology, Dagstuhl, Germany, Jan. 10-14, 2016.

A. Leverrier, Distributing Secret Keys with Quantum Continuous Variables, Recent Advances in Continuous-variable Quantum Information Theory, Barcelone, Spain, 16-8 April 2016

M. Naya-Plasencia: Pourquoi essaie-t-on de casser les fonctions cryptographiques ?. Colloquium organised by the pre-GDR Sécurité Informatique: Colloque Sécurité informatique CNRS http://colloque-cybersecu.cnrs.fr/. Paris, France, Dec. 9, 2016.

J.P. Tillich, Attaining the capacity with Reed-Solomon codes through the (U|U+V) construction and Koetter-Vardy soft decoding, Journée Claude Shannon, Paris, July 1, 2016.

Leadership within the Scientific Community

A. Canteaut serves as a chair of the steering committee of Fast Software Encryption (FSE).

N. Sendrier serves on the steering committee of Post-quantum cryptography (PQCrypto).

M. Naya Plasencia serves on the steering committee of the Coding and Cryptography group of GDR-IM https://crypto.di.ens.fr/c2:main;

N. Sendrier is a member of the “Comité de pilotage” of the ANR (défi 9);

Since 2014, JP. Tillich organizes a working group on code-based cryptography which meets on a monthly/bimonthly basis. It gathers people from the project-team, from the GRACE project-team (Inria Saclay), from the University of Limoges, from the University of Rennes and from the University of Rouen who all work on this topic.

Research Administration

  • N. Sendrier has been a vice-chair of the “Commission d'Evaluation” at Inria until October 2016;

  • A. Canteaut is a member of the “Comité de pilotage” of the Fondation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris;

  • M. Naya-Plasencia is a member of Inria Paris CES Committee (Comité de suivi doctoral).

  • M. Naya-Plasencia is a member of Inria Paris Scientific Hiring Committee (Assignement of PhD, post-doctoral and delegation Inria fundings).

  • N. Sendrier served on the jury of PEDR CNRS INSII 2016.

  • J.-P. Tillich is in charge of “Formation par la recherche” for the Paris Inria center;

  • Committees for the selection of professors, assistant professors and researchers: Inria Paris Chargés de recherche (A. Canteaut), University Paris 8 assistant professor (A. Canteaut, M. Naya-Plasencia, JP Tillich), Inria Directeurs de recherche (N. Sendrier)