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Name  Carlisle Adams

Role  Cryptographer
Residence  Ottawa, Canada
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Alma mater  University of Guelph (B.Sc.) Queen's University (M.Sc, PhD)
Education  University of Guelph, Queen's University
Fields  Cryptography, Computer security

Institutions  University of Ottawa

uOttawa Engineering Professor Carlisle Adams converses about Cryptography and Security


Carlisle M. Adams is a Canadian cryptographer and computer security researcher. Formerly senior cryptographer at Entrust, he is currently a professor at the University of Ottawa. His notable work includes the design (with Stafford Tavares) of the block ciphers CAST-128 and CAST-256, whose S-boxes are based on the non-linear properties of bent functions. He also helped organize the first Selected Areas in Cryptography (SAC) workshop in 1994. He is also the security advisor of the Ottawa-based electronic signature company Signority.

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Carlisle Adams Wikipedia