M. Sc. David Knichel

  • Research Assistant - Chair Security Engineering
  • Former Assistant - Chair Embedded Security
Knichel, David

Address

Security Engineering Group
Horst Görtz Institute for IT-Security
Faculty of Electr. Eng. & Information Technology
Ruhr-Universitaet Bochum
Uni­ver­si­taets­str. 150
44780 Bo­chum

Room
ID 2/619
Phone:
(+49)(0)234 / 32 - 27815
Email:
David.Knichel@rub.de PGP key

Vita

  • Since 05/2019: Re­se­arch As­sis­tant/PhD Po­si­ti­on at the Security Engineering Group (SecEng), Horst Görtz In­sti­tu­te for IT-Se­cu­ri­ty, Ruhr-Uni­ver­si­ty Bo­chum, Ger­ma­ny
  • 05/2016 - 10/2018: Study of Mas­ter of Sci­ence in IT-Se­cu­ri­ty, Ruhr-Uni­ver­si­ty Bo­chum, Ger­ma­ny
  • 10/2012 - 02/2016: Study of Ba­che­lor of Sci­ence in IT-Se­cu­ri­ty, Ruhr-Uni­ver­si­ty Bo­chum, Ger­ma­ny

Research

  • Side-Channel Cryptanalysis
  • Side-Channel Resistant Cipher Design
  • Probing Models

Courses

Publications

2020
SILVER - Statistical Independence and Leakage Verification

David Knichel, Pascal Sasdrich, Amir Moradi - 26th Annual International Conference on the Theory and Application of Cryptology and Information Security, ASIACRYPT 2020, Daejeon, Korea, December 6-10, 2020.

The Risk of Outsourcing: Hidden SCA Trojans in Third-Party IP-Cores Threaten Cryptographic ICs

David Knichel, Thorben Moos, Amir Moradi - 25th IEEE European Test Symposium, Tallin, Estonia, May 25-29, 2020

2019
A Comparison of χ²-Test and Mutual Information as Distinguisher for Side-Channel Analysis

Bastian Richter, David Knichel, Amir Moradi - 18th Smart Card Re­se­arch and Ad­van­ced Ap­p­li­ca­ti­on Con­fe­rence, CAR­DIS 2019, Prague, Czech Republic, No­vem­ber 11-13, 2019.