Paulo Esteves-Veríssimo

Paulo Esteves-Veríssimo

Ordentlicher Professor

Forschungsthemen Security, Dependability, Distributed Computing, Fault and Intrusion Tolerance, Real-Time and Embedded Systems
Fakultät oder Zentrum Fakultät für Naturwissenschaften, Technologie und Kommunikation
Forschungseinheit SNT / CSC
Postadresse Université du Luxembourg
Maison du Nombre
6, Avenue de la Fonte
L-4364 Esch-sur-Alzette
Büroadresse MNO, E02 0235-090
Telefon (+352) 46 66 44 5245
Fax (+352) 46 66 44 35245
Video Prof. Paulo Esteves-Verissimo (SnT)
Prof. Paulo Esteves-Verissimo (SnT)
Prof. Paulo Esteves-Verissimo (SnT)

Academic Areas:

  • Security
  • Dependability
  • Distributed Computing
  • Fault and Intrusion Tolerance
  • Real-Time and Embedded Systems

Research Topics:

Secure and dependable distributed architectures, middleware and algorithms for:

  • resilience of large-scale systems and critical information infrastructures --- such as cloud, telco, or energy;
  • privacy and integrity of highly sensitive data --- such as e-biobanking ecosystems and other personal or business data;
  • adaptability and safety of real-time networked embedded systems --- such as connected and autonomous cars or planes

CritiX - Critical and Extreme Security and Dependability Research Group @SnT

Professional & Social Media Pages:

Inaugural Lecture - 15 October 2014, 14:30, B001

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Short CV:

Paulo Esteves-Veríssimo is a Professor and FNR PEARL Chair at the University of Luxembourg Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC), since fall 2014, and head of the CritiX lab (Critical and Extreme Security and Dependability) at SnT, the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust at the same University ( He is adjunct Professor of the ECE Dept., Carnegie Mellon University. Previously, he has been a Professor of the Univ. of Lisbon, member of the Board of the same university and Director of LaSIGE ( Veríssimo is Fellow of the IEEE and Fellow of the ACM, and he is associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC - 2015---). He is currently Chair of the IFIP WG 10.4 on Dependable Computing and Fault-Tolerance and vice-Chair of the Steering Committee of the IEEE/IFIP DSN conference. He is currently interested in secure and dependable distributed architectures, middleware and algorithms for: resilience of large-scale systems and critical infrastructures, privacy and integrity of highly sensitive data, and adaptability and safety of real-time networked embedded systems. He is author of over 180 peer-refereed publications and co-author of 5 books.  Google Scholar Citations profile

Last updated on: Donnerstag, den 09. Februar 2017

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See detailA Perspective of Security for Mobile Service Robots
Cornelius, Gary Philippe; Hochgeschwender, Nico; Voos, Holger; Olivares Mendez, Miguel Angel; Caire, Patrice; Volp, Marcus; Verissimo, Paulo

in Iberian Robotics Conference, Seville, Spain, 2017 (2017, November 22)

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See detailEnclave-Based Privacy-Preserving Alignment of Raw Genomic Information
Volp, Marcus; Decouchant, Jérémie; Lambert, Christoph; Fernandes, Maria; Verissimo, Paulo

Scientific Conference (2017, October)

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See detailFacing the Safety-Security Gap in RTES: the Challenge of Timeliness
Volp, Marcus; Kozhaya, David; Verissimo, Paulo

Scientific Conference (2017, December)

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See detailPermanent Reencryption: How to Survive Generations of Cryptanalysts to Come
Volp, Marcus; Rocha, Francisco; Decouchant, Jérémie; Yu, Jiangshan; Verissimo, Paulo

in Twenty-fifth International Workshop on Security Protocols (2017)

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See detailJITeR: Just-in-time application-layer routing
Bessani, Alysson; Neves, Nuno F.; Verissimo, Paulo; Wagner, Dantas; Fonseca, Alexandre; Rui, Silva; Luz, Pedro; Correia, Miguel

in Computer Networks (2016), (104), 122-136

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See detailTowards Safe and Secure Autonomous and Cooperative Vehicle Ecosystems
Caldeira Lima, Antonio; Rocha, Francisco; Volp, Marcus; Verissimo, Paulo

in Proceedings of the Second ACM Workshop on Cyber-Physical Systems Security and PrivaCy (2016, October)

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See detailThe big data deluge in biomedicine: addressing the privacy vs. sharing dilemma
Verissimo, Paulo; Decouchant, Jérémie

Scientific Conference (2016, March 16)

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See detailAvoiding Leakage and Synchronization Attacks through Enclave-Side Preemption Control
Volp, Marcus; Lackorzynski, Adam; Decouchant, Jérémie; Rahli, Vincent; Rocha, Francisco; Verissimo, Paulo

Scientific Conference (2016, December 12)

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See detailA High-Throughput Method to Detect Privacy-Sensitive Human Genomic Data
Cogo, Vinicius Vielmo; Bessani, Alysson; Couto, Francisco M.; Verissimo, Paulo

in Proceedings of the 14th ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (2015)

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See detailSoftware-Defined Networking: A Comprehensive Survey
Kreutz, Diego; Ramos, F. M. V.; Verissimo, Paulo; Rothenberg, C. E.; Azodolmolky, S.; Uhlig, S.

in Proceedings of the IEEE (2015), 103(1), 14-76

See detailOn the Road to the Softwarization of Networking
Ramos, Fernando M. V.; Kreutz, Diego; Verissimo, Paulo

in Cutter IT Journal (2015), 28

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See detailThe KISS principle in Software-Defined Networking: a framework for secure communications
Kreutz, Diego; Yu, Jiangshan; Verissimo, Paulo; Ramos, Fernando; Magalhaes, Catia

in IEEE Security & Privacy Magazine (n.d.)

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