Siamak F. Shahandashti

Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
 York Interdisciplinary Centre for Cyber Security
 Dept. of Computer Science
 University of York, UK


2020: I am guest editing a special issue of the open access journal Cryptography (by MDPI) on Techniques and Protocols to Preserve and Enhance Privacy. See:  Call for Papers (Deadline: 30 July December 2020, exteded due to the ongoing pandemic)

Latest news

2020-08-17: I will give a seminar on August 20 at the Surrey Centre for Cyber Security on our recent work on password manager security. See:  Event Details,  ePrint,  Abstract & Media Coverage
2020-06-18: I am proud (and nicely surprised) to have been nominated by my students for our departmental Teaching & Learning Awards in three categories. Thank you! See:  Dept News Article
2020-05-26: Our paper on the trial of our verifiable e-voting system alongside local elections in Gateshead, UK, is accepted to IEEE Security & Privacy. See:  ePrint,  Gateshead Council article,  BBC coverage
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 Tel: +44 1904 325413

Postal address

Dept of Computer Science
University of York
York, YO10 5GH
United Kingdom

Previously at

  • Newcastle Uni, UK
  • Victoria Uni, Australia
  • ENS, Paris, France
  • Wollongong Uni, Australia