Shin’ichiro Matsuo@Georgetown

Selected Publications

. Fair and Consistent Hardware Evaluation of Fourteen Round Two SHA-3 Candidates. IEEE Trans. VLSI Systems, 20(5) (2012): 827-840, 2012.

. Solving a 676-Bit Discrete Logarithm Problem in $GF(3^{6n})$. IEICE Transactions of Fundamentals, 95A-1 (January 01, 2012): 204-212, 2012.

Recent Publications

More Publications

. Long-term public blockchain: Resilience against Compromise of Underlying Cryptography.. Workshop on Privacy, Security, Trust & Blockchain Technologies, ICCCN 2017, 2017.

. Short Paper: Long-term public blockchain: Resilience against Compromise of Underlying Cryptography.. IEEE Security and Privacy on the Blockchain (IEEE S&B) 2017, 2017.

. How Formal Analysis and Verification Add Security to Blockchain-Based Systems. Blockchain Protocol Analysis and Security Engineering 2017, 2017.

. A Non-repudiable Negotiation Protocol for Security Service Level Agreements.. International Journal of Communication Systems, 2014.

. A Secure Genetic Algorithm for the Subset Cover Problem and its Application to Privacy Protection. Workshop in Information Security Theory and Practice Series, 2014.

Recent & Upcoming Talks

More Talks

TBD: Blockchain Specific Outcomes
Jun 13, 2019 10:00 AM
Global scale research network and multi-stakeholder collaboration
Jun 10, 2019 10:00 AM
The Academic research network
Jun 3, 2019 2:00 PM

Academic Activities and Standardization

Academic Activities

Program Chair

Program Committee

Steering Committee

  • Security Standardization Research

Organizing Committee

Planning Committee

Editorial Board and Editorial Committee

  • Special Issue on Cryptography and Information Security,The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (2008-2010)
  • LEDGER Journal (2015-)

Advisory Committee

Tutorial Committee


AsiaCrypt,RFIDSec Asia, IWSEC, Indocrypt, ACISP, Information Security Conference (ISC), IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEICE transactions of fundamentals, IT Transactions, International Journal of Information Security, Journal of Information Procession Society of Japan

Acamidec Initiative

  •, the international academic research network for Blockhain Technology, co-founder
  • BASE Alliance, acamidic-industry collaboratuive research and development alliance, steering committee member





  • ITU Japanese mirroring committee on Information Security (2012-2015)

National Standards

  • Advisory Board for Cryptographic Technology, CRYPTREC, Japanese Govenment (2011-2015)
  • Cryptographic Operation Committee, CRYPTREC (2010-2013)
  • Cryptographic Techniques Study Working Group, CRYPTREC (2010-2013)
  • Japanese Governmental Committee on Risk evaluation method (2012-2015)



  • shanematsuo
  • 2115 Winsonsin Ave. Suite 603, NW, Washington, D.C. 20057, USA
  • Usually work remotely until the end of June 2019. After July 2019, I will be on-site. Email for appointment