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'
Public Key ID: 088D 1D49 F3FD 1851

Fall 2016 Office Hours

  • Tuesday 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

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

Fall 2016 Teaching

  • ECE 545 Digital System Design with VHDL
  • ECE 646 Cryptography and Computer Network Security

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.