Dr. Marten van Dijk

Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica


Marten van Dijk is group leader Computer Security at Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI). He has over 20 years of experience in both industry (Philips Research and RSA Laboratories) and academia (MIT and UConn). His work has been recognized by the IEEE & ACMA. Richard Newton Technical Impact Award in Electronic Design Automation, 2015, and has received several best paper awards from top security and computer architecture conferences. Prior to joining CWI he was full professor at the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at the University of Connecticut. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from Eindhoven University of Technology. Marten has broad interests and gathered experience in all kinds of security research spanning like secure processor architectures, hardware security including Physical Unclonable Functions, cloud security, fully homomorphic encryption, Oblivious RAM, universal composability.

“I want to bring my expertise to the whole Dutch security community helping colleagues to connect, offer points of view and discussion. ACCSS is the ideal platform to bring the Dutch security community together and to start thinking as one unified body about impactful research themes for which consortia can be build. I look forward to help shape a prosperous security community through ACCSS and my work at CWI.”