Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering George Mason University Volgenau School of IT & Engineering
Jens-Peter Kaps

Contact Information

Jens-Peter Kaps
Associate Professor
Office: Engineering Building, Room 3222
Phone: (703) 993-1611
Fax: (703) 993-1601
Email: jkaps'at'gmu.edu
Public Key ID: 088D 1D49 F3FD 1851
Web: http://ece.gmu.edu/~jkaps


Spring 2017 Office Hours

  • Monday 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Additional office hours are by appointment only (see the Contact page for how to setup an appointment).


Spring 2017 Teaching

  • ECE 448 FPGA and ASIC Design with VHDL
  • ECE 746 Advanced Applied Cryptography

Research Interests

  • Side-channel and fault attacks and analysis
  • Ultra-low-power cryptographic hardware design
  • Computer arithmetic
  • Efficient cryptographic algorithms
  • Computer and network security

Dr. Kaps is Co-Director of the Cryptographic Engineering Research Group at GMU. A short description of his main research interests can be found on his research page.