National Research Center for Applied Cybersecurity CRISP

More than 450 scientists are carrying out research and development on important cybersecurity issues and questions to the direct benefit of society, business and government. In the age of digitalization cybersecurity is the central cross-cutting issue that concerns all people, whether they are young or old, at work or at home, companies of all economic sectors, and public authorities on all levels, federal, state, cities and municipalities.

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Fraunhofer CyberStar Award

New award for excellent graduates in cybersecurity in Israel

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LOEWE Center "emergenCITY" approved at the TU Darmstadt

Prof. Matthias Hollick is scientific coordinator of the new center

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CRISP researchers develop new JAB code with high data density for more counterfeit security: New applications in logistics and pharmaceutical industry

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Facts about CRISP


researchers in CRISP partner institutes are working on cybersecurity topics


national and inter­national prices for our researchers


lectures held at inter­national conferences


conferences organized  by our researchers


gamescom 2019

August, 20 – 24, 2019

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Current Announcements

Asiacrypt 2019

A publication by CRISP researchers at the TU Darmstadt has been published at the top conference Asiacrypt 2019

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Work with us in the pioneering research area cybersecurity. We offer attractive positions and excellent working conditions.

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