CS Faculty and Students awarded collaborative patent on cryptography
On September 6, 2016, the following inventors (including CS faculty and students) were awarded U.S. Patent Number 9,438,416: "Customizable encryption algorithm based on a sponge construction with authenticated and non-authenticated modes of operation."
Alan Kaminsky, Professor, Department of Computer Science
Matthew Kelly, graduate student, Department of Computer Engineering
Michael Kurdziel, Harris Corporation
Marcin Lukowiak, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Engineering
Stanislaw Radziszowski, Professor, Department of Computer Science
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