Awarded CYD Fellows

CYD Master Thesis Fellow

Host institution: ETHZ

Fellowship duration: September 2020 – February 2021

Project title: Understanding and enhancing adversarial robustness for machine learning models

Interview article available here.

CYD Master Thesis Fellow

Host institution: EPFL

Fellowship duration: February 2021 – July 2021

Project title: Modelling portfolios of cyber-related emerging technologies: a complex-system approach

Interview article available here.

CYD Master Thesis Fellow

Host institution: EPFL

Fellowship duration: March 2021 – August 2021

Project title: Recovering type information from compiled binaries to aid in instrumentation

Interview article available here.

CYD Doctoral Fellow

Host institution: EPFL

Fellowship duration: September 2020 – August 2023

Project title: ADHeS: Attacks and Defenses on FPGA-CPU Heterogeneous systems

Interview article available here.

CYD Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow

Host institution: UNIGE

Fellowship duration: August 2020 – July 2022

Project title: Technology Forecasting and Market Monitoring for Cyber-Defence

Interview article available here.

CYD Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow

Host institution: EPFL

Fellowship duration: December 2020 – November 2022

Project title: Evolutionary dynamics for improved GAN detection 

Interview article available here.

Simran Tinani

CYD Doctoral Fellow

Host institution: University of Zürich

Fellowship duration: September 2021 – August 2023

Project title: Nonabelian Groups in Cryptography

Ksandros Apostoli

CYD Master Thesis Fellow

Host institution: EPFL

Fellowship duration: September 2021 – February 2022

Project title: Privacy-Preserving Proof-of-Personhood Token

Interview article available here.

Jan Urech

CYD Master Thesis Fellow

Host institution: ETHZ

Fellowship duration: October 2021 – April 2022

Project title: Developing an Automated Defender for Cyber Security Exercises

Lina Gehri

CYD Master Thesis Fellow

Host institution: ETHZ

Fellowship duration: November 2021 – April 2022

Project title: Analyzing and Comparing Defense Strategies in a Cyber Defense Exercise

Alessandro Stolfo

CYD Doctoral Fellow

Host institution: ETHZ

Fellowship duration: January 2022 – December 2025

Project title: Privacy-Preserving Learning of Neural Language Models

Adalsteinn Jonsson

CYD Master Thesis Fellow

Host institution: ETHZ

Fellowship duration: December 2021 – May 2022

Project title: PE malware detection with deep neural model