Prof. Kazuo Sakiyama
University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan
Biography: Kazuo Sakiyama received the B.E. and M.E. degrees from Osaka University, Japan, in 1994 and 1996, respectively, the M.S. degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, USA, in 2003, and the PhD degree in electrical engineering from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium, in 2007. He is currently a Professor at The University of Electro-Communications (UEC), Tokyo, Japan. At UEC, he leads the hardware security research for embedded cryptosystem, cyber-physical system, and physical authentication. Before joining UEC in 2008, he was with Hitachi, Ltd., Tokyo (now Renesas Electronics) as a Digital Hardware Designer, and later at KU Leuven as a PhD Research Assistant. He has published 9 books and more than 100 international research papers in the field of hardware security.