course: Zero-Knowledge Proof Systems

number:
150353
teaching methods:
lecture with tutorials
media:
Moodle
responsible person:
Jun. Prof. Dr. Nils Fleischhacker
lecturer:
Jun. Prof. Dr. Nils Fleischhacker (Mathematik)
language:
english
HWS:
4
CP:
5
offered in:
summer term

dates in summer term

  • lecture: according to agreement

Exam

Die Angaben zu den Prüfungsmodalitäten (im WiSe 2020/2021 | SoSe 2021) erfolgen vorbehaltlich der aktuellen Situation. Notwendige Änderungen aufgrund universitärer Vorgaben werden zeitnah bekanntgegeben.

Date according to prior agreement with lecturer.

Form of exam:oral
Registration for exam:FlexNow
Duration:30min

goals

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content

Zero-Knowledge protocols are important building blocks for more complex cryptographic protocols. This class covers foundational aspects of zero-knowledge proofs, including: Lower bounds and round complexity, necessary assumptions, communication complexity, and zero-knowledge in a quantum world, as well as theoretical and practical constructions and their security proofs.

recommended knowledge

  • Einführung in die Kryptographie