Christian Wilhelm Otterstad successfully completed his PhD trial lecture on Wednesday, the 20th of September 2017 and thesis defense on Friday, the 13th of October 2017 at the University of Bergen and will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.
The title of his thesis is “Selected x86 Low-level Attacks and Mitigations” and the given topic for his trial lecture was “Blockchain, nyere trender innenfor digital valuta, alternativer til bitcoin”.
The following committee has been appointed to evaluate his thesis, trial lecture and defense:
- First opponent: Postdoctoral Researcher Dennis Andriesse, Department of Computer Science, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
- Second opponent: Postdoctoral Fellow Laszlo Erdodi, Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway.
- Committee member: Senior Research Scientist Håvard Raddum, Simula, University of Bergen.
Christian Wilhelm Otterstad carried out his PhD work at the Department of Informatics, University of Bergen. His main supervisor was Professor Øyvind Ytrehus, Department of Informatics, University of Bergen and Co-supervisor was Professor Kjell Jørgen Hole, Department of Informatics, University of Bergen.