Roma, Italy

Yu Chen (陈宇)

Associate Professor

SKLOISIIEChinese Academy of Sciences

Email: chenyu [at] iie [dot] ac [dot] cn

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

My research interest is provably secure cryptography, with particular focus on fundamental primitives and their applications in high-level cryptographic protocols.

From August 2015 to January 2016, I am a postdoctoral researcher in the Crypto Group at CUHK, working with Prof. Sherman S. M. Chow.


Selected Funded Projects

  • Key-Dependent Message Security for IBE, NSFC No. 61772522 (01/2018 - 12/2021)
  • Leakage-Resilient Functional Encryption, NSFC No. 61303257 (01/2014 - 12/2016)


  • Generic Constructions of Public-Key Encryptions [slides] 
    High-level Training Class on Public-Key Cryptography organized by CACR, December 2015.


I have many hobbies that convey incredible beauty, including Table-tennis, Guitar, Chess, Chinese Martial Arts.

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