Center for Research in Security and Privacy

CRISP is comprised of several partner institutions that include Technische Universit├Ąt Darmstadt with its CYSEC profile area for IT security research, the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences, and the Fraunhofer Institutes for Secure Information Technology (Fraunhofer SIT) and for Computer Graphics Research (Fraunhofer IGD), both located in Darmstadt. This partnership represents the largest alliance of research institutes in the area of cybersecurity within Europe. CRISP is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the Hessian Ministry for Science and the Arts.


Research Team

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi

Senior Principal Investigator and Director

+49 (0)6151 16 – 25328

+49 (0)6151 16 – 72135

Prof. Dr. Johannes A. Buchmann

Associate Principal Investigator

+49 (0)6151 16 – 20660

+49 (0)6151 16 – 20665

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Schneider

Associate Principal Investigator

+49 (0)6151 16 – 27300

Prof. Sebastian Faust

Associate Principal Investigator

+49 (0) 6151 16 – 25710