Dr.-Ing. Sven Puchinger

Postdoctoral Researcher
Technical University of Munich

Research Projects, Awards, and Scholarships

Year Type Description
2019 Project/
H.C. Ørsted COFUND Postdoctoral Fellowship
co-funded by EU Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
Project Title: Post-Quantum Cryptography using Algebraic Codes (PACE)
Hosts: Prof. Johan Rosenkilde & Prof. Peter Beelen, Technical University of Denmark
Secondment Hosts: Prof. Daniel Augot & Prof. Alain Couvreur, INRIA Saclay & LIX (École Polytechnique), France
2019 Award Dissertation Award by the University Society of Ulm (Ulmer Universitätsgesellschafts-Promotionspreis)
Granted for my dissertation
[Ulm University, in German]
2019 Award Südwestmetall Advancement Award (Südwestmetall-Förderpreis)
Granted for my dissertation
[Ulm University] [Südwestmetall, in German] [TU Munich, LNT Institute News]
2013 Award ARGUS Award (Cassidian)
Granted for my bachelor's thesis
[Press Article, in German]
2012 Scholarship Baden-Württemberg Stiftung
Scholarship for exchange semesters at the University of Toronto, Canada
2012 Scholarship Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
2011 Scholarship Deutschlandstipendium, Ulm University
[Ulm University, Press Release, in German]
2009 Scholarship Tuition Fees Scholarship, Ulm University

Co-Organized Workshops

Munich Workshop on Coding and Cryptography (MWCC) 2019

MWCC Group Photo

International 2-day workshop on coding theory and cryptography at TU Munich with more than 115 participants from 21 countries. The workshop consisted of 14 invited talks by leading researchers of the field and 28 posters presented by scientists from several academic and industrial institutions.

Co-Chairs: Sven Puchinger, Antonia Wachter-Zeh and Vladimir Sidorenko

[Workshop Website]

DLR/TUM/UUlm Workshop on Coding and Cryptography 2018

Joint 1-day workshop by the coding theory, cryptography, and communications groups of German Aerospace Center (DLR), TU Munich (TUM), and Ulm University (UUlm). The workshop consisted of 10 talks given by members of the three institutions and aimed at encouraging collaborations between the groups.

Organizers: Hannes Bartz (DLR) and Sven Puchinger (TUM)

[Workshop Website]



IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (8)
Designs, Codes and Cryptography (4)
Journal of Symbolic Computation (1)
Linear Algebra and its Applications (1)
IEEE Transactions on Communications (1)
IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (1)
Journal de l'École polytechnique - Mathématiques (1)
IEEE Access (1)
Cryptography and Communications (2)
Cryptologia (1)
Computational and Applied Mathematics (Springer) (1)
Mathematics (MDPI) (2)
Arabian Journal of Mathematics (Springer) (1)


IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT) (14)
IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW) (5)
International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC) (2)
International ITG Conference on Systems, Communications and Coding (SCC) (2)
International Workshop on Coding and Cryptography (WCC) (1)
International Workshop on Code-Based Cryptography (CBCrypto) (1)
IEEE International Black Sea Conference on Communications and Networking (BlackSeaCom) (1)