Herman Galteland successfully completed his fully digital PhD trial lecture and thesis defense at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology on Wednesday, the 15th of April 2020 and will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences.
The title of his thesis is “Malicious cryptography” and the given topic for his trial lecture was “Morality and Ethics of Cryptographic Work”.
The following committee has been appointed to evaluate his thesis, trial lecture and defense:
- First external opponent: Professor Liqun Chen, Department of Computer Science, University of Surrey, Surrey, UK.
- Second external opponent: Chief Research Scientist Martijn Stam, Simula UiB, Bergen, Norway.
- Internal member and committee administrator: Associate Professor Jiaxin Pan, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway.
Herman Galteland carried out his PhD work at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU in Trondheim.
His main supervisor was Professor Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU and co-supervisor Professor Colin Alexander Boyd, Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, NTNU.