Prof. Tor Helleseth

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I am Professor at the Department of Informatics at the University of Bergen and also head of the Selmer Center, a research center in reliable and secure communication

I am an IEEE Fellow and a member of Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi.

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Short CV:
Tor Helleseth received his Dr. Philos. degree in mathematics from the University of Bergen, Norway, in 1979. In 1979-1980 he was a Research fellow at the Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands. From 1981 to 1984 he was at the Chief Headquarters of Defense in Norway. Since 1984 he has been a Professor at the Department of Informatics at the University of Bergen. His research interests are coding theory, cryptography, sequences and discrete mathematics.

From 1991 to 1993 he served as an associate editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory. He is on the editorial board on Designs, Codes and Cryptography and on Cryptography and Communications: Discrete Structures, Boolean Functions and Sequences. He was the program chair for Eurocrypt'93 and a program co-chair for the IEEE Information Theory Workshop ITW1997 in Longyearbyen, Norway and the ITW2007 in Solstrand, Norway. He was a program co-chair for Sequences and Their Applications, SETA in 1998, 2001, 2004 and 2006. In 2007-2009 he served on the Board of Governors for the IEEE Information Theory Society. He is presently heading the Selmer Center, a research center in reliable and secure communication, at the University of Bergen. He is an IEEE Fellow and a member of Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi

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