is a TU/e research institute covering the whole technical spectrum of
information security and with special focus on:
- methods and techniques to protect digital information against unintended effects and interference.
- the study and design of more complex applications in which security goals
like confidentiality, integrity, authenticity, reliability, and availability of
data play a crucial role.
started its activities on Oct. 1, 2007. It continues the work of
the Coding and Cryptology group
in Mathematics and combines that with the then newly established Security group
in Computer Science. This Security group is financed by CeDICT
the Centre for Dependable ICT Systems, one of the centers of excellence of the
3TU federation of technical universities in The Netherlands
In 2012 the Cryptographic Implementation group joined Ei/Ψ.
participates in the security
activity of NIRICT
, the Netherlands Institute for Research on ICT.
On April 28, 2014 Ei/Ψ organizes Security in Times of Surveillance.