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Lightweight Cryptography

Past Events

Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2019
November 4, 2019 - November 6, 2019
NIST has initiated a process to solicit, evaluate and standardize lightweight cryptographic algorithms that are suitable for constrained environments. NIST held a workshop on November 4-6, 2019 in Gaithersburg, MD, to...
Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2016
October 17, 2016 - October 18, 2016
In 2013, NIST initiated the lightweight cryptography project to study the performance of the current NIST-approved cryptographic standards on constrained devices and to understand the need for a dedicated lightweight...
Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2015
July 20, 2015 - July 21, 2015
There are several emerging areas in which highly constrained devices are interconnected, typically communicating wirelessly with one another, working in concert to accomplish some task. Examples of these areas include...


Lightweight Crypto Technical Inquiries

Lawrence Bassham

Çağdaş Çalık

Kerry McKay

Meltem Sönmez Turan


Security and Privacy: cryptography

Created January 03, 2017, Updated November 06, 2019