Recently, ChinaCrypt2016was held in Hangzhou.The conference announced the winners of the 2016Cryptography Innovation Awards. Prof. Xiaofeng CHEN and Prof. Weiguo ZHANG from Xidian University won the second prize. In addition, Mr. Dawu GU and Mr. Bin ZHANG, the scholars who won the first prize, and Mr. Shengli LIU, the winner of the second prizes, are all graduates from Xidian University.
It is reported that this prize is established to encourage academic advancement and innovation in the field of cryptology, and to stimulate scientific and technical workers to make more contribution. Candidates under the age of 50 will have the opportunities to be rewarded once every two years.
Xiaofeng CHEN, Male, professor and doctoral tutor from the School of Cyber Engineering, Xidian University; Changjiang Scholar of the Ministry of Education; candidates of New Century Excellent Talents.
Weiguo ZHANG, Male, professor and doctoral tutor from the School of Telecommunication Engineering, Xidian University; his research interests include symmetric cryptography, pseudo-random sequence and its structure, etc.
|Prof. Xiaofeng CHEN & Prof.Weiguo ZHANG