CHES 2021

13-17 September 2021


CHES Test of Time Award

The CHES Test-of-Time Award is given yearly. An award will be given in year X to honor a paper published at (T)CHES in years X-21 to X-19 which has had a lasting impact on the field with respect to academia and/or industry.

More information about the Test-of-Time award can be found in the policy guidelines document.

Award Recipients


Resistance Against Differential Power Analysis For Elliptic Curve Cryptosystems, Jean-Sébastien Coron, CHES 1999.


Nominations for the 2021 award (for papers published in 2000-2002) are welcomed by the selection committee. Deadline for nomination is May 3, 2021 23:59 anywhere on earth (AoE).

In order to nominate please send an email to the chair of selection committee with the following contents:

Selection Committee (2021)

Benedikt Gierlichs

Ingrid Verbauwhede

Jean-Sébastien Coron

David Naccache

Berk Sunar

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