Ueli Maurer (cryptographer)
|Alma mater||Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich|
|Thesis||Provable Security in Cryptography (1990)|
|Doctoral advisor||James Massey|
|Institutions||Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich|
Maurer studied electrical engineering at ETH Zurich and obtained his PhD in 1990, advised by James Massey. Afterwards, he joined Princeton university as a postdoc. In 1992, he became part of the computer science faculty of ETH Zurich.
Maurer is editor of the Journal of Cryptology and used to be editor-in-chief.
In 2008, Maurer was named a Fellow of the International Association for Cryptologic Research "for fundamental contributions to information-theoretic cryptography, service to the IACR, and sustained educational leadership in cryptology."  In 2015, he was named a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery "for contributions to cryptography and information security." In 2016, he got the RSA Award for Excellence in Mathematics.
- Ueli Maurer at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- Ueli Maurer: Towards the equivalence of breaking the Diffie-Hellman protocol and computing discrete logarithms. In: Advances in Cryptology - Crypto '94. Springer-Verlag, 1994, S. 271−281.
- Tamedia AG Medienmitteilung 23. April 2008: Jahresabschluss 2007 Archived 2012-01-12 at the Wayback Machine
- "Ueli Maurer, IACR Fellow". www.iacr.org.
- ACM Fellows Named for Computing Innovations that Are Advancing Technology in the Digital Age, Association for Computing Machinery, 2015, archived from the original on 2015-12-09, retrieved 2015-12-09 CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link).
- Literature by and about Ueli Maurer (cryptographer) in the German National Library catalogue
- Website of Ueli Maurer at ETH Zurich