Vincent Rijmen receives RSA award for excellence in mathematics

Professor Vincent Rijmen, best known as one of the designers of the ubiquitously used Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), has received the RSA award for Excellence in the Field of Mathematics. The award “recognizes innovation and ongoing contributions to the field of cryptography and mathematics”. More information can be found at the RSA conference website. Congratulations!

The Ernst Selmer National Event

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Prof. Ernst Sejersted Selmer, the 11th of February, from 08:00 to 16:00, the Ernst Selmer National Event will be held in the auditorium at Vilvite, in Bergen. It will gather national collaborators, representatives from the government, the University of Bergen, and other organizations.

The event is organised by the Selmer Center and Simula@UiB.